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[69 Stat. 8]
[69 Stat. 8]
PUBLIC LAW 000—MMMM. DD, 1955

PUBLIC LAW 6 - F E B. 15, 1955

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also from time to time make to the President such earlier reports as the President may request or as the Commission deems appropriate." SEC. 2. Section 6 of such Act of July 10, 1953, is hereby amended to read as follows: "TERMINATION OF THE COMMISSION

Ante, p. 5.

"SEC. 6. The Commission shall cease to exist at the close of business on June 30, 1955." Approved February 7, 1955. Public Law 6

February 15, 1955 '3. J. R e s. " •[s. jf. ftes. 14]

1960 O l y m p i c Games. I n v i t a t i o n to Detroit, Mich.

JOINT RESOLUTION Extending an invitation to the International Olympic Committee to hold the 1960 Olympic Games at Detroit, Michigan.

Resoliyed by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That whereas the United States Olympic Association will invite the International Olympic Committee to hold the Olympic Games in the United States at Detroit, Michigan, in 1960, the Government of the United States joins in the invitation of the United States Olympic Association to the International Olympic Committee to hold the 1960 Olympic Games in the United States at Detroit, Michigan; and expresses the sincere hope that the United States will be selected as the site for this great enterprise in international good will. SEC. 2. The Secretary of State is directed to transmit a copy of this joint resolution to the International Olympic Committee. Approved February 15, 1955, Public Law 7

February 15, 1955 [H. R. 587]

Veterans. Education a l benefits. 66 Stat. 663.

CHAPTER 6

CHAPTER 7

AN ACT To provide that persons serving in the Armed Forces on January 31, 1955, may continue to accrue educational benefits under the Veterans' Readjustment Assistance Act of 1952, and for other purposes.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of Ameiica in Congress assembled, That (a) section 201 (1) of the Veterans' Readjustment Assistance Act of 1952 (38 U.S.C. sec. 911 (1)) is hereby amended to read as follows: " (1) the term 'basic service period' means the period beginning on June 27, 1950, and ending on January 31, 1955, except that with respect to persons in the active service in the Armed Forces on January 31, 1955, such term means the period beginning on June 27, 1950, and ending on the date of the person's first discharge or release from such service after January 31, 1955;". (b) Section 201(2)(A) of such Act (38 U.S.C. sec. 911 (2)(A)) is hereby amended by striking out "during the basic service period" and inserting in lieu thereof "during the period beginning on June 27, 1950, and ending on January 31, 1955". (c) Section 212(c) of such Act (38 U.S.C. sec. 917 (c)) is hereby amended by striking out "during the basic service period" each time it occurs and inserting in lieu thereof each time "prior to February 1, 1955". (d) Section 213 of such Act (38 U.S.C. sec. 918) is hereby amended to read as follows: