Page:United States Statutes at Large Volume 54 Part 1.djvu/24

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LIST OF PUBLIC LAWS Act Res. 721 ----- Civil Aeronautics Authority. AN ACT Extending the juris- diction of the Civil Aeronautics Authority over certain air-mail services, and for other purposes --------------- July 722 ----- Motor vehicles, D. C., liens. AN ACT To provide for the re- cording and releasing of liens by entries on certificates of title for motor vehicles and trailers, and for other purposes_ July 723 ----- Bridge, Ohio River. AN ACT Authorizing the county of Lawrence, Ohio, to acquire and operate as a unit certain privately owned toll bridges across the Ohio River adjoining such county - ------ ------ ----- ------ ------ ----- --- July 724 ----- New Orleans, La., land. AN ACT Declaring a forfeiture of certain land heretofore granted by the United States to the board of commissioners of the Orleans Levee District, in the city of New Orleans, State of Louisiana, for levee and street purposes ------------------------------------ July 725 ----- Railroad Unemployment Insurance Act, amendment. AN ACT To amend section 13 (d) of the Railroad Unemployment Insurance Act--------------------------------- July 726 ----- Oil and gas leases. AN ACT Relating to rentals in certain oil and gas leases issued under authority of the Act of February 25, 1920, as amended, and for other purposes --- July 727 ----- Bridge at Cedar Point, Ala. AN ACT Authorizing Alabama Bridge Commission (an agency of the State of Alabama) to construct, maintain, and operate a toll bridge and causeway between Dauphin Island and the mainland at or near Cedar Point, within the State of Alabama -------------------- July 728 ----- Bridge, Missouri River. AN ACT To extend the times for commencing and completing the construction of a bridge across the Missouri River at or near Arrow Rock, Missouri_ July 729 ----- Transporting remains, etc. AN ACT To defray the cost of returning to the United States the remains, families, and effects of officers and employees dying abroad, and for other purposes

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July 730 --- Parker Dam project. AN ACT For the acquisition of Indian lands for the Parker Dam and Reservoir project, and for other purposes ---------- -

July 731 ----- Southern California Metropolitan Water District. AN ACT To authorize the Secretary of the Interior to lease certain of the public lands to the Metropolitan Water District of Southern California for the extraction of sodium chloride for water-conditioning purposes ------------------------ July 732 - - - Deceased Indians, allotments. AN ACT To provide for the leasing of restricted allotments of deceased Indians in certain circumstances, and for other purposes ----------- July 733 ---- Adoption of minors by Indians. AN ACT Relating to adop- tion of minors by Indians------------------------------ July 734 ----- Navajo Reservation, Ariz. AN ACT To authorize exchanges of lands within the Navajo Indian Reservation, Arizona- _ July 735 ----- Consular bills of health. AN ACT To amend the Act entitled "An Act granting additional quarantine powers and impos- ing additional duties upon the Marine Hospital Service", approved February 15, 1893, as amended---------------- July 736 ---- Defective indictments. AN ACT To amend the law limiting the operation of statutes of limitations in certain cases --- July 737 ---- D. C. Revenue Act of 1937, amendment. AN ACT To amend the District of Columbia Revenue Act of 1937, as amended_ - July 92 Col. Donald H. ConnoUy. JOINT RESOLUTION Authoriz- ing Colonel Donald H. Connolly to hold the office of Administrator of Civil Aeronautics in the Department of Commerce ---------------------------------- July 93 Potomac Valley Conservancy District, etc. JOINT RESOLU- TION Granting the consent of Congress to the States of Maryland and West Virginia and the Commonwealths of Virginia and Pennsylvania and the District of Columbia as signatory bodies, to enter into a compact for the creation of a Potomac Valley Conservancy District and the establish- ment of the Interstate Commission on the Potomac River basin ----------------------------------------- __ ---. July 738 ----- Recess appointees, compensation. AN ACT To authorize the payment of compensation to recess appointees in certain cases ------------------------------------------- July Date 2, 1940-_ 2,1940-- 2,1940-- 2,1940-- 2,1940- _ - 8, 1940___ 8,1940___ 8,1940--- 8,1940-- 8, 1940___ 8,1940___ 8, 1940-_ _ 8,1940___ 10,1940-- 10, 1940-_- 10, 1940_- _ 10,1940-- 11, 1940___ 11, 1940__ Page 735 736 740 741 741 742 742 743 743 744 745 745 746 746 747 747 747 748 748 11,1940- __ 751 xxiv