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75TH CONGRESS-1ST SESSION BIRTH OF VIRGINIA DARE, ETC. June 6f.1937 [H. (Con. Res., No. 17] Resolved by the House of Representatives (the Senate concurring), That a joint committee consisting of five Members of the Senate, to be Birth of Virginia Dare, etc. appointed by the President of the Senate, and five Members of the Joint committee House of Representatives, to be appointed by the Speaker of the House apentd torespsatreh of Representatives, shall represent the Congress of the United States ann-iersary celebra- at the celebration of the three hundred and fiftieth anniversary of the birth of Virginia Dare (the first child of English parentage to be born on the American Continent), and the three hundred and fiftieth anni- versary of the disappearance of Sir Walter Raleigh's Colony (known in history as "The Lost Colony"), to be held at Roanoke Island, North Carolina, on August 18, 1937. The joint committee shall select a chairman from among its members. SEC. 2 . The necessary expenses of the joint committee herein Division of ex. authorized not exceeding $1,000 shall be paid one-half out of the pense. contingent fund of the Senate and one-half out of the contingent fund of the House of Representatives on vouchers authorized by the joint committee and signed by the chairman thereof. Passed, June 16, 1937. STAR-ROUTE CONTRACTS, POSTAL SERVICE June 18, 1937 [S. Con. Res., No. 16] Resolved by the Senate (the House of Representatives concurring), That in the enrollment of the bill (H. R . 4408) to provide for the renewal of pStaer-routeontracts star-route contracts at four-year intervals, and for other purposes, Correction in enroll- ment of bill (H. R. the Clerk of the House is authorized and directed to strike out in sec- 440) concerning, di - tion 2 "stated in" and insert in lieu thereof "required under", and to rected. strike out in section 4 the word "contract" where it appears imme- diately preceding the word "legally" and insert in lieu thereof the word "contractor". Passed, June 18, 1937. INDEPENDENT OFFICES APPROPRIATION ACT, 1938 June 18, 1937 [11.Con. Res., No. 18] Resolved by the House of Representatives (the Senate concurring), That in the enrollment of the bill (H. R. 4064) entitled "An Act Independent ffi es Appropriation Act, making appropriations for the Executive Office and sundry inde- 1038. pendent executive bureaus, boards, commissions, and offices, for the mnent o t f inll (.R( . fiscal year ending June 30, 1938, and for other purposes", the Clerk 40i4) direet'. of the House of Representatives is authorized and directed to insert '. 34 in the fourth paragraph under the caption "Veterans' Administra- tion" after the word "Administration," the following additional matter: "accruing during the fiscal year 1938 or in prior fiscal years,". Passed, June 18, 1937. REORGANIZATION OF THE JUDICIAL BRANCH OF THE GOVERNMENT June 30. 1937 [S. Con. Res., No. 17] Resolved by the Senate (the House of Representatives concurring), That there shall be printed thirty thousand additional copies of Reorganization of the judicial branch of Senate Report Numbered 711, current session, on the bill (S. 1392) the Government. Additional copies of to reorganize the judicial branch of the Government, of which seven report on, ordered thousand copies shall be for the use of the Senate Document Room printed. and twenty-three thousand copies for the use of the House Document Room. Passed, June 30, 1937.