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Statutes at Large Volume 39 (1915-1917) Table of Contents

VOL. 38 ⇔ VOL. 40

Volume 39:
Public Law Topic Title Stat. citation
  Pub. Law 64-1Bridge, Columbia River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the Citizens' Bridge Company to constructs bridge across the Mississippi River at or near Burlington, Iowa. December 17, 1915 1 39 Stat. 1
  Pub. Law 64-2Bridge, Saint Francis River AN ACT To extend the time for constructing a bridge across the Saint Francis River at or near Saint Francis, Arkansas. December 17, 1915 1 39 Stat. 1
     Pub. Res 64-1Panama-California Exposition JOINT RESOLUTION To transfer the Government exhibit from the Panama Pacific International Exposition to the Panama-California Exposition, and for other purposes. December 17, 1915 2 39 Stat. 2
     Pub. Res 64-2Emergency internal revenue taxes JOINT RESOLUTION Extending the provisions of the Act entitled "An Act to increase the internal revenue, and for other purposes," approved October twenty-second, nineteen hundred and fourteen, to December thirty-first, nineteen hundred and sixteen. December 17, 1915 2 39 Stat. 2
     Pub. Res 64-3Appropriations, urgent deficiencies JOINT RESOLUTION Making appropriations to supply urgent deficiencies in certain appropriations for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, nineteen hundred and sixteen. December 17, 1915 3 39 Stat. 3
     Pub. Res 64-4Congressional employees, December, 1915, salaries JOINT RESOLUTION Authorizing payment of the salaries of officers and employees of Congress for December, nineteen hundred and fifteen. December 17, 1915 3 39 Stat. 3
  Pub. Law 64-3Bridge, Allegheny River AN ACT Authorizing the Pennsylvania Railroad Company to construct, maintain, and operate a bridge across the Allegheny River at Oil City, Venango County, Pennsylvania. December 18, 1915 4 39 Stat. 4
     Pub. Res 64-5District of Columbia, fiscal relations JOINT RESOLUTION Extending the time for filing the report of the Joint Committee of Congress on the Fiscal Relations between the District of Columbia and the United States. December 18, 1915 4 39 Stat. 4
  Pub. Law 64-4Bridge, Arkansas River AN ACT Authorizing the construction of a bridge across the Arkansas River at or near Tulsa, Oklahoma. January 12, 1916 4 39 Stat. 4
  Pub. Law 64-5Bridge, Rock River AN ACT Granting an extension of time to construct a bridge across Rock River at or near Colons Ferry, in the State of Illinois. January 14, 1916 4 39 Stat. 4
  Pub. Law 64-6Bridge, Black River AN ACT To authorize Butler County, Missouri, to construct a bridge across Black River. January 14, 1916 5 39 Stat. 5
  Pub. Law 64-7Bridge, Ohio River AN ACT To authorize the Ohio-West Virginia Bridge Company to construct a bridge across the Ohio River at the city of Steubenville, Jefferson County, Ohio. January 17, 1916 5 39 Stat. 5
  Pub. Law 64-8Bridge, Fox River AN ACT To authorize the construction of bridges across the Fox River at Aurora, Illinois. January 18, 1916 5 39 Stat. 5
  Pub. Law 64-9Bridge Pend Oreille River AN ACT To authorize the county of Bonner, Idaho, to construct a bridge across Pend Oreille River. January 24, 1916 6 39 Stat. 6
  Pub. Law 64-10Bridge, Chattahoochee River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to J. P. Jones and others to construct one or more bridges across the Chattahoochee River between the counties of Coweta and Carroll, in the State of Georgia. January 24, 1916 6 39 Stat. 6
  Pub. Law 64-11Bridge, Back River AN ACT Authorizing the Seaboard Air Line Railway Company, a corporation, to construct and operate a bridge, and approaches thereto, across what is known as "Back River," a part of the Savannah River, at a point between Jasper County, South Carolina, and Chatham County, Georgia. January 26, 1916 8 39 Stat. 6
  Pub. Law 64-12Bridge, Tug Fork, Big Sandy River AN ACT To authorize the construction of a bridge across the Tug Fork of the Big Sandy River at or near Warfield, Kentucky, and Kermit, West Virginia. January 28, 1916 7 39 Stat. 7
  Pub. Law 64-13Bridge, Saint Francis River AN ACT To authorize Dunklin County, Missouri, and Clay County, Arkansas, to construct a bridge across Saint Francis River. January 28, 1916 7 39 Stat. 7
  Pub. Law 64-14Bridge, Saint Francis River AN ACT To authorize Butler and Dunklin Counties, Missouri, to construct a bridge across Saint Francis River. January 28, 1916 7 39 Stat. 7
  Pub. Law 64-15International High Commission AN ACT To provide for the maintenance of the United States Section of the International High Commission. February 7, 1916 8 39 Stat. 8
  Pub. Law 64-16Patent Office, officers, etc. AN ACT Amending sections four hundred and seventy-six four hundred and seventy-seven, and four hundred and forty of the Revised Statutes of the United States. February 15, 1916 8 39 Stat. 8
  Pub. Law 64-17Bridge, Mahoning River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the Republic Iron and Steel Company to construct a bridge across the Mahoning River, in the State of Ohio. February 15, 1916 39 Stat. 9
  Pub. Law 64-18Naval Academy, midshipmen AN ACT Providing for an increase in number of midshipmen at the United States Naval Academy. February 15, 1916 9 39 Stat. 9
     Pub. Res 64-6Confederate Veterans Reunion JOINT RESOLUTION Authorizing the Secretary of War to loan one thousand tents and one thousand cots for the use of the encampment of the United Confederate Veterans to be held at Birmingham, Alabama, in May, nineteen hundred and sixteen. February 15, 1916 10 39 Stat. 10
     Pub. Res 64-7Naval Academy, Carlos Hevia y Reyes Gavilan JOINT RESOLUTION Authorizing the Secretary of the Navy to receive for instruction at the United States Naval Academy at Annapolis Mr. Carlos Hevia y Reyes Gavilan, a citizen of Cuba. February 10 39 Stat. 10
     Pub. Res 64-8Navy yards, New York and Mare Island JOINT RESOLUTION Making part of the appropriation, "Construction and machinery, increase of the Navy," in the naval Act approved March third, nineteen hundred and fifteen, available for the extension of building ways and equipment at the navy yards at New York and Mare Island, California. February 15, 1916 10 39 Stat. 10
     Pub. Res 64-9Mississippi River floods JOINT RESOLUTION Authorizing the Secretary of War to loan, issue, or use quartermaster's and medical supplies for the relief of destitute persons in the districts overflowed by the Mississippi River and its tributaries. February 15, 1916 11 39 Stat. 11
  Pub. Law 64-19Bridge, Grand Calumet River AN ACT To authorize the Gary Land Company to construct a bridge across the Grand Calumet River in the State of Indiana. February 17, 1916 11 39 Stat. 11
     Pub. Res 64-10Smithsonian Institution, Regent JOINT RESOLUTION To appoint Alexander Graham Bell a member of the Board of Regents of the Smithsonian Institution. February 21, 1916 11 39 Stat. 11
  Pub. Law 64-20McKinley souvenir dollar AN ACT For the coinage of a McKinley souvenir gold dollar, in commemoration of the erection of a memorial to William McKinley, late President of the United States. February 23, 1916 11 39 Stat. 11
  Pub. Law 64-21United States courts, Iowa districts AN ACT To amend chapter two hundred and thirty-one, known as the Judicial Code, Act of March third, nineteen hundred and eleven volume thirty-six, United States Statutes at Large, section eighty-one, page eleven hundred and eleven. February 23, 1916 12 39 Stat. 12
  Pub. Law 64-22Public building, Dayton, Ohio AN ACT To authorize the Secretary of the Treasury of the United States to sell the old post office and site thereof in the city of Dayton, Ohio. February 23, 1916 13 39 Stat. 13
  Pub. Law 64-23District of Columbia, Washington and Old Dominion Railway AN ACT To amend an Act relating to the Public Utilities Commission of the District of Columbia, approved March fourth, nineteen hundred and thirteen. February 25, 1916 13 39 Stat. 13
  Pub. Law 64-24Public building, Sandusky, Ohio AN ACT To purchase a site and erect thereon a suitable building for post office and other governmental offices at Sandusky, Ohio, and for other purposes. February 26, 1916 14 39 Stat. 14
  Pub. Law 64-25Bridge, Missouri River AN ACT Permitting the Wolf Point Bridge and Development Company to construct, maintain, and operate a bridge across the Missouri River in the State of Montana. February 28, 1916 14 39 Stat. 14
  Pub. Law 64-26Appropriations, urgent deficiencies AN ACT Making appropriations to supply further urgent deficiencies in appropriations for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, nineteen hundred and sixteen, and prior years, and for other purposes. February 28, 1916 14 39 Stat. 14
  Pub. Law 64-27Bridge, Mississippi River AN ACT To authorize the construction of a bridge across the Mississippi River between Anoka and Hennepin Counties, in the State of Minnesota. March 1, 1916 34 39 Stat. 34
  Pub. Law 64-28Dams, Savannah River AN ACT To extend the time for the completion of dams across the Savannah River by authority granted to Twin City Power Company by an Act approved February twenty-ninth, nineteen hundred and eight, as amended by Act approved June third, nineteen hundred and twelve. March 1, 1916 34 39 Stat. 34
  Pub. Law 64-29Bridge, Pend Oreille River AN ACT To authorize the construction of abridge across the Pend Oreille River, between the towns of Metaline and Metaline Falls, in the State of Washington. March 13, 1916 39 Stat. 34
  Pub. Law 64-30Bridge, Snake River AN ACT To authorize the counties of Minidoka and Cassia, State of Idaho, to construct a bridge across Snake River. March 13, 1916 34 39 Stat. 34
  Pub. Law 64-31Bridge, Flint River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to Georgia Lumber Company to construct abridge across Flint River, Georgia, between Dooly and Sumter Counties. March 16, 1916 39 Stat. 35
  Pub. Law 64-32Oklahoma, fish hatchery AN ACT Granting to the State of Oklahoma permission to occupy a certain portion of the Fort Sill Military Reservation, Oklahoma, and to maintain and operate thereon a fish hatchery. March 17, 1916 35 39 Stat. 35
     Pub. Res 64-11Army, enlisted men JOINT RESOLUTION Providing for an increase of the enlisted men of the Army in an emergency. March 17, 1916 36 39 Stat. 36
  Pub. Law 64-33Bridge, Ohio River AN ACT To authorize the construction of abridge across the Ohio River from a point on its banks in the city of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, at or near the locality known as Woods Run, to a point on the opposite shore of said river within the borough of McKees Rocks, Pennsylvania. March 20, 1916 36 39 Stat. 36
  Pub. Law 64-34Bridge, Mississippi River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to Interstate Bridge Company to construct a bridge across Mississippi-River March 20, 1916 37 39 Stat. 37
  Pub. Law 64-35Public building, Calumet, Mich. AN ACT Reserving or excepting all ores or minerals on the lands, with the right of mining the same, on the site of the proposed post-office building at Calumet, Michigan. March 20, 1916 37 39 Stat. 37
  Pub. Law 64-36Bridge, Merrimack River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the city of Lowell, county of Middlesex, State of Massachusetts, to construct a bridge across the Merrimack River. March 20, 1916 37 39 Stat. 37
  Pub. Law 64-37Lost, etc., checks AN ACT To amend section thirty-six hundred and forty-six of the Revised Statutes of the United States as reenacted and amended by Act of February twenty-third, nineteen hundred and nine. March 21, 1916 37 39 Stat. 37
  Pub. Law 64-38Hawaii, public utilities commission AN ACT To ratify, approve, and confirm an act duly enacted by the Legislature of the Territory of Hawaii ruing to certain gas., electric light and power, telephone, railroad, and street railway companies and franchises in the Territory of Hawaii, and amending the laws relating thereto. March 28, 1916 38 39 Stat. 38
  Pub. Law 64-39Hawaii, harbor commissioners AN ACT To ratify, approve, and confirm sections one, two, and three of an act duly enacted by the Legislature of the Territory of Hawaii relating to the board of harbor commissioners of the Territory, as herein amended, and amending the laws relating thereto. March 28, 1916 39 39 Stat. 39
  Pub. Law 64-40Appropriations, urgent deficiencies AN ACT Making appropriations to supply further additional urgent deficiencies in appropriations for the fir year nineteen hundred and sixteen and prior fiscal years. March 31, 1918 39 Stat. 41
  Pub. Law 64-41Appropriations, urgent deficiencies, Army AN ACT Making appropriations to supply urgent deficiencies in appropriations for the Military Establishment for the fiscal year nineteen hundred and sixteen. March 31, 1916 45 39 Stat. 45
     Pub. Res 64-12Fort McHenry, Md. JOINT RESOLUTION To cede to the State of Maryland temporary jurisdiction over certain lands in the Fort McHenry Military Reservation. April 8, 1916 46 39 Stat. 46
  Pub. Law 64-42Bridge, Tennessee River AN ACT To authorize the Cincinnati, New Orleans and Texas Pacific Railway Company to rebuild and reconstruct, maintain, and operate a bridge across the Tennessee River near Chattanooga, in Hamilton County, in the State of Tennessee. April 5, 1916 47 39 Stat. 47
  Pub. Law 64-43Sisseton and Wahpeton Sioux Indians AN ACT Conferring jurisdiction on the Court of Claims to hear, determine, and render judgment in claims of the Sisseton and Wahpeton bands of Sioux Indians against the United States. April 11, 1916 47 39 Stat. 47
  Pub. Law 64-44New Jersey judicial district, judge AN ACT To create an additional judge in the district of New Jersey. April 11, 1916 48 39 Stat. 48
  Pub. Law 64-45Indian lands, Arizona, etc. AN ACT To amend an Act entitled "An Act for the relief of Indians occupying railroad lauds in Arizona, New Mexico, or California," approved March fourth, nineteen hundred and thirteen. April 11, 1916 48 39 Stat. 48
  Pub. Law 64-46Bridge, Susquehanna River AN ACT To authorize the Shamokin, Sunbury and Lewisburg Railroad Company, its lessees, successes, and assigns, to construct a bridge across the Susquehanna River from the borough of Sunbury, Northumberland County, Pennsylvania, to Monroe Township, Snyder County, Pennsylvania. April 11, 1916 4 39 Stat. 48
  Pub. Law 64-47Bridge, Susquehanna River, west branch AN ACT To authorize the Catawissa Railroad Company, its lessees, successors, and assigns to construct a bridge across the west branch of the Susquehanna River from the Borough of Milton, Northumberland County, Pennsylvania, to the Borough of West Milton, Union County, Pennsylvania. April 11, 1916 49 39 Stat. 49
  Pub. Law 64-48Bridge, Missouri River AN ACT Authorizing the Yankton County Bridge Company, a corporation, to construct and maintain a bridge or bridges and approaches thereto across the Missouri River at a point between Yankton County, South Dakota, and Cedar County, Nebraska. April 11, 1916 49 39 Stat. 49
  Pub. Law 64-49Public lands, Riverside County, Cal. AN ACT To exempt from cancellation certain desert-land entries in Riverside County, California. April 11, 1916 49 39 Stat. 49
  Pub. Law 64-50Paris, Tex., fire sufferers AN ACT To authorize the Secretary of War to supply tents for temporary use of the sufferers from the recent conflagration in Paris, Texas, and for other purposes. April 11, 1916 50 39 Stat. 50
     Pub. Res 64-13Military Academy. René W. Pintó y Wentworth JOINT RESOLUTION Authorizing the Secretary of War to receive for instruction at the United States Military Academy, at West Point, René W. Pintó y Wentworth, a citizen of Cuba. April 11, 1916 50 39 Stat. 50
  Pub. Law 64-51Bridge, Wabash River AN ACT To authorize the reconstruction of an existing bridge across the Wabash River at Silverwood, in the State of Indiana. April 13, 1916 50 39 Stat. 50
  Pub. Law 64-52American Academy of Arts and Letters AN ACT Incorporating the American Academy of Arts and Letters. April 17, 1916 51 39 Stat. 51
  Pub. Law 64-53Bridge, Flint River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the county of Mitchell, or to the county of Baker, both of the State of Georgia acting jointly or separately, and their successors and assigns, to construct abridge across the Flint River. April 17, 1916 52 39 Stat. 52
  Pub. Law 64-54Bridge, Monongahela River AN ACT To authorize the city of Fairmont to construe and operate a bridge across the Monongahela River at or near the city of Fairmont, in the State of West Virginia. April 17. 1916 - 52 39 Stat. 52
     Pub. Res 64-14Confederate soldiers and sailors' graves JOINT RESOLUTION To continue in effect the provisions of the Act of March ninth, nineteen hundred and six. April 17, 1916 52 39 Stat. 52
  Pub. Law 64-55Bridge Allegheny River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the county commissioners of Warren County, Pennsylvania, to construct a bridge across the Allegheny River in the borough of Warren. county of Warren, in the State of Pennsylvania. April 21, 1916 63 39 Stat. 53
  Pub. Law 64-56Medal honor roll, Army and Navy AN ACT To establish in the War Department and in the Navy Department, respectively a roll, designated as "the army and navy medal of honor roll," and for other purposes. April 27, 1916 53 39 Stat. 53
  Pub. Law 64-57Name of Member of Congress, etc., use prohibited AN ACT Prohibiting the use of the name of any Member of either House of Congress or of any officer of the Government by any person, firm, or corporation practicing before any department or office of the Government. April 27, 1916. 54 39 Stat. 54
  Pub. Law 64-58United States courts, Iowa districts AN ACT To amend section eighty-one of the Act entitled "An Act to codify, revise, and amend the laws relating to the judiciary," approved March third, nineteen hundred and eleven. April 27, 1916 55 39 Stat. 55
  Pub. Law 64-59Raleigh, N. C., terms of court AN ACT Providing for the establishment of two additional terms of the district court for the eastern district of North Carolina at Raleigh, North Carolina. April 27, 1916 56 39 Stat. 56
  Pub. Law 64-60Juvenile Court, D. C., judgments AN ACT To emancipate from certain disabilities children who have judgments of conviction for crime of record against them in the Juvenile Court of the District of Columbia. April 27, 1916 56 39 Stat. 56
  Pub. Law 64-61Customs, Sugar duties AN ACT To amend paragraphs one hundred and seventy-seven and one hundred and seventy-eight of an Act entitled "An Act to reduce tariff duties and to provide revenue for the Government, and for other purposes," approved October third, nineteen hundred and thirteen, relating to the duty on sugar, molasses, and other articles. April 27, 1916 56 39 Stat. 56
  Pub. Law 64-62Hawaii, electric franchise AN ACT To ratify, approve, and confirm an Act amending the franchise granted to H. P. Baldwin, R. A. Wadsworth, J. N. S. Williams, D. C. Lindsay, C. D. Lufkin, James L. Coke, and W. T. Robinson, and now held under assignment to Island Electric Company, Limited, by extending it to include the Makawao district on the island of Maui, Territory of Hawaii and extending the control of the public utilities commission of the Territory of Hawaii to said franchise and its holder. Aril 28, 1916 57 39 Stat. 57
  Pub. Law 64-63Bridge, Missouri River AN ACT To authorize the Chicago, Milwaukee and Saint Paul Railway Company to construct abridge across the Missouri River. April 28, 1916 58 39 Stat. 58
  Pub. Law 64-64Bridge, Snake River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the counties of Twin Falls and Minidoka, State of Idaho, to construct a bridge across Snake River. April 28, 1916 59 39 Stat. 59
     Pub. Res 64-15Industrial Relations Commission report JOINT RESOLUTION To print as a public document the final report and testimony submitted to Congress by the United States Commission on Industrial Relations. April 28, 1916 59 39 Stat. 59
  Pub. Law 64-65Bridge, Fox River AN ACT To authorize the construction of a bridge across the Fox River at Geneva, Illinois. May 1, 1916 59 39 Stat. 59
  Pub. Law 64-66Public building, Newark, Del. AN ACT To provide for the exchange of the present Federal building site in Newark, Delaware. May 1, 1916 60 39 Stat. 60
     Pub. Res 64-16Sir Francis Drake celebration JOINT RESOLUTION Authorizing the appointment of a representative of the United States Government to appear at the celebration of the landing of Sir Francis Drake on the coast of California. May 1, 1916 60 39 Stat. 60
  Pub. Law 64-67Public lands, Portland, Oreg. AN ACT Granting the city of Portland, Oregon, the right to purchase certain lands for public park purposes. May 3, 1916 60 39 Stat. 60
     Pub. Res 64-17Charleston, S. C., immigrant station JOINT RESOLUTION Authorizing the Secretary of Labor to permit the South Carolina Naval Militia to use the Charleston immigration station and dock connected therewith. May 3, 1916 61 39 Stat. 61
  Pub. Law 64-68Railroad employees, hours of service AN ACT To amend section three of an Act entitled "An Act to promote the safety of employees and travelers upon railroads by limiting the hours of am-vice of employees thereon," approved March fourth, nineteen hundred and seven. May 4, 1916 61 39 Stat. 61
  Pub. Law 64-69Military Academy, cadets increased AN ACT To provide for an increase in the number of cadets at the United States Military Academy. May 4, 1916 62 39 Stat. 62
  Pub. Law 64-70Public lands, Durango, Colo. AN ACT To amend an Act entitled "An Act granting to the city of Durango, in the State of Colorado, certain lands therein described for water reservoirs," approved March first, nineteen hundred and seven. May 8, 1916 62 39 Stat. 62
  Pub. Law 64-71Wyoming, public lands AN ACT Authorizing the Secretary of the Interior to accept the relinquishment of the State of Wyoming to certain lands heretofore certified to said State, and the State of Wyoming to select other lands in lieu of the lands thus relinquished. May 8, 1916 64 39 Stat. 64
  Pub. Law 64-72Public lands, assignments of homesteads AN ACT To amend the Act of June twenty-third, nineteen hundred and ten, entitled "An Act providing that entrymen for homesteads within the reclamation projects may assign their entries upon satisfactory proof of residence, improvement, and cultivation for five years, the same as though said entry had been made under the original homestead Act." May 8, 1916 65 39 Stat. 65
     Pub. Res 64-18Alfred Noble memorial, D. C. JOINT RESOLUTION Authorizing the erection on the public grounds in the city of Washington, District of Columbia, of a memorial fountain to Alfred Noble. May 8, 1916 65 39 Stat. 65
  Pub. Law 64-73Appropriations, legislative, executive and judicial AN ACT Making appropriations for the legislative, executive, and judicial expenses of the Government for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, nineteen hundred and seventeen, and for other purposes. May 10, 1916 66 39 Stat. 66
  Pub. Law 64-74Bridge, Missouri River AN ACT Permitting the Mondak Bridge Company to construct, maintain, and operate a bridge across the Missouri River in the State of Montana. May 10, 1916 121 39 Stat. 121
  Pub. Law 64-75Antitrust interlocking directorates AN ACT To amend section eight of an Act entitled "An Act to supplement existing laws against unlawful restraints and monopolies, and for other purposes," approved October fifteenth, nineteen hundred and fourteen. May 15, 1916 121 39 Stat. 121
  Pub. Law 64-76National banks, deposits of insolvent AN ACT To amend section fifty-two hundred and thirty-four of the Revised Statutes of the United States so as to permit the Comptroller of the Currency to deposit upon interest the assets of insolvent national banks in other national banks of the same or of an adjacent city or town. May 15, 1916 121 39 Stat. 121
  Pub. Law 64-77United States courts, California districts AN ACT To amend section seventy-two of an Act entitled "An Act to codify, revise, and amend the laws relating to the judiciary, approved March third, nineteen hundred and eleven. May 16, 1916 122 39 Stat. 122
  Pub. Law 64-78Bridge, Tombigbee River AN ACT To authorize the Jackson Highway Bridge Company, its successors and assigns, to construct, maintain, and operate a bridge across the Tombigbee River at Princes Lower Landing, near Jackson, Alabama. May 18, 1916 123 39 Stat. 123
  Pub. Law 64-79Military schools, Army supplies AN ACT To permit issue by the supply departments of the Army to certain military schools and colleges. May 18, 1916 123 39 Stat. 123
  Pub. Law 64-80Appropriations, Indian Department AN ACT Making appropriations for the current and contingent expenses of the Bureau of Indian Affairs, for fulfilling a treaty stipulations with various Indian tribes, and for other purposes, for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, nineteen hundred and seventeen. May 18, 1916 123 39 Stat. 123
  Pub. Law 64-81Postal service amendments AN ACT To amend the Act approved June twenty-fifth, nineteen hundred and ten, authorizing the postal savings system, and for other purposes. May 18, 1916 159 39 Stat. 159
  Pub. Law 64-82District of Columbia, Aqueduct Bridge AN ACT To provide for the removal of what is now known as the Aqueduct Bridge, across the Potomac River, and for the building of a bridge in place thereof. May 18, 1916 163 39 Stat. 163
     Pub. Res 64-19American Red Cross, supplies JOINT RESOLUTION To permit the issuance of medical and other supplies to the American National Red Cross for a temporary period. May 18, 1916 164 39 Stat. 164
  Pub. Law 64-83District of Columbia, fraudulent advertising AN ACT To prevent fraudulent advertising in the District of Columbia. May 29, 1916 165 39 Stat. 165
  Pub. Law 64-84Bridge, Saint Marys River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to commissioners of Charlton County, Georgia, and Nassau County, Florida, to construct a bridge across the Saint Marys River. May 29, 1916 165 39 Stat. 165
  Pub. Law 64-85National defense Act AN ACT For making further and more effectual provision for the national defense, and for other purposes. June 3, 1916 163 39 Stat. 166
     Pub. Res 64-20Texas Bicentennial Exposition JOINT RESOLUTION To provide for holding the Texas Bicentennial and Pan American Exposition in nineteen hundred and eighteen. June 5, 1916 217 39 Stat. 217
  Pub. Law 64-86Oregon-California Railroad lands AN ACT To alter and amend an Act entitled "An Act granting lands to aid in the construction of a railroad and telegraph line from the Central Pacific Railroad, in California, to Portland, in Oregon," approved July twenty-fifth, eighteen hundred and sixty-six, as amended by the Acts of eighteen hundred and sixty-eight and eighteen hundred and sixty-nine, and to alter and amend an Act entitled " An Act granting lands to aid in the construction of a railroad and telegraph line from Portland to Astoria and McMinnville, in the State of Oregon," approved May fourth, eighteen hundred and seventy, and for other purposes. June 9, 1916 218 39 Stat. 218
  Pub. Law 64-87Bridge, Fox River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to George Fabyan to construct a bridge across the Fox River. June 12, 1916 223 39 Stat. 223
  Pub. Law 64-88Haiti, Navy and Marine Corps details AN ACT To authorize and empower officers and enlisted men of the Navy and Marine Corps to serve under the Government of the Republic of Haiti, and for other purposes. June 12, 1916 223 39 Stat. 223
  Pub. Law 64-89Life-saving regulations, buoys AN ACT To amend section fourteen of the seamen's Act of March fourth, nineteen hundred and fifteen. June 12, 1916 224 39 Stat. 224
  Pub. Law 64-90Gold bullion certificates AN ACT To amend section six of an Act to define and fix the standard of value, to maintain the parity of all forms of money issued or coined by the United States, to refund the public debt, and for other purposes, approved March fourteenth, nineteen hundred, as amended by the Act of March second, nineteen hundred and eleven. June 12, 1916 225 39 Stat. 225
  Pub. Law 64-91United States courts, Colorado district AN ACT To amend section seventy-three of an Act entitled "An Act to codify, revise, and amend the laws relating to the judiciary," approved March third, nineteen hundred and eleven, and for other purposes. June 12, 1916 225 39 Stat. 225
  Pub. Law 64-92Encampments, etc., National Guard AN ACT To appropriate $200,000 for training the Organized Militia or National Guard of any State, Territory, or of the District of Columbia. June 12, 1916 226 39 Stat. 226
     Pub. Res 64-21Engraving and Printing Bureau, limit of work JOINT RESOLUTION Increasing the number of sheets of customs stamps and of checks, drafts, and miscellaneous work to be executed by the Bureau of Engraving and Printing during the fiscal year nineteen hundred and sixteen. June 12, 1916 226 39 Stat. 226
  Pub. Law 64-93Public lands, Imperial district, Cal. AN ACT Creating an additional land district in the State of California, and for other purposes. June 15, 1916 226 39 Stat. 226
  Pub. Law 64-94Boy Scouts of America AN ACT To incorporate the Boy Scouts of America, and for other purposes. June 15, 1916 227 39 Stat. 227
  Pub. Law 64-95Immediate transportation, Jacksonville, Fla. AN ACT To amend an Act entitled "An Act to amend the statutes in relation to immediate transportation of dutiable goods, and for other purposes," approved June tenth, eighteen hundred and eighty. June 16, 1916 229 39 Stat. 229
  Pub. Law 64-96Hawaii, electric franchise AN ACT To ratify, approve, and confirm an act duly enacted by the Legislature of the Territory of Hawaii amending the franchise held by the Hawaiian Electric Company (Limited) by extending it to include all of the island of Oahu, Territory of Hawaii. June 16, 1916 229 39 Stat. 229
  Pub. Law 64-97Hawaii, gas franchise AN ACT to ratify, approve, and confirm an act duly enacted by the Legislature of the Territory of Hawaii amending the franchise held by the Honolulu Gas Company, Limited, by extending it to include all of the island of Oahu, Territory of Hawaii. June 16, 1916 231 39 Stat. 231
  Pub. Law 64-98Immediate transportation, Winston-Salem, N. C. AN ACT For the establishment of Winston-Salem, in the State of North Carolina, as a port of delivery under the Act of June tenth, eighteen hundred and eighty, governing the immediate transportation without appraisement of dutiable merchandise. June 16, 1916 232 39 Stat. 232
  Pub. Law 64-99Hawaii, public utilities companies AN ACT To amend certain public-utility company franchises in the Territory of Hawaii. June 16, 1916 232 39 Stat. 232
  Pub. Law 64-100Predacious fishes, etc. AN ACT To conduct investigations and experiments for ameliorating the damage wrought to the fisheries by predacious fishes and aquatic animals. June 21, 1916 232 39 Stat. 232
  Pub. Law 64-101Winchester, Tenn., terms of court AN ACT Providing for the establishment of a term of the district court for the middle district of Tennessee at Winchester, Tennessee. June 22, 1916 232 39 Stat. 232
  Pub. Law 64-102Kansas, game preserve AN ACT Granting to the State of Kansas title to certain lands in said State for use as a game preserve. June 22, 1916 233 39 Stat. 233
  Pub. Law 64-103Denatured alcohol, leakage AN ACT To amend an Act-entitled "An Act to amend an Act entitled `An Act for the withdrawal from bond tax free of domestic alcohol when rendered unfit for beverage or liquid medicinal us-a when mixed with suitable denaturing materials,'" approved March second, nineteen hundred and seven. June 22, 1916 233 39 Stat. 233
  Pub. Law 64-104Right of way, Vancouver Barracks, Wash. AN ACT Granting to the Portland, Vancouver and Northern Railway Company a license to cross the Vancouver Barracks Military Reservation at Vancouver, Washington. June 22, 1916 233 39 Stat. 233
  Pub. Law 64-105"Normania," change of name AN ACT To authorize the change of name of the steamer Normania to William F. Stifel. June 22, 1916 235 39 Stat. 235
  Pub. Law 64-106Bridge, Snake River AN ACT To authorize the county commissioners of Walla Walla and Franklin Counties, Washington, to construct a bridge across the Snake River between Pasco and Burbank. June 22, 1916 235 39 Stat. 235
  Pub. Law 64-107Bridge, Yellowstone River AN ACT Permitting the Riverview Ferry Company to construct, maintain, and operate a bridge across the Yellowstone River in the State of Montana. June 22, 1916 235 39 Stat. 235
  Pub. Law 64-108Bridge, Perdido Bay AN ACT To authorize the Perdido Bay Bridge and Ferry Company, a corporation existing under the laws of the State of Alabama, to construct a bridge over and across Perdido Bay from Lillian, Baldwin County, Alabama., to Cummings Point, Escambia County, Florida. June 22, 1916 235 39 Stat. 235
  Pub. Law 64-109Bridge, Eastern Branch, Elizabeth River AN ACT To extend the time for constructing a bridge across the Eastern Branch of the Elizabeth River in Virginia. June 22. 1916 236 39 Stat. 236
  Pub. Law 64-110Bridge, West Pascagoula River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to Jackson County, Mississippi, to construct a bridge across West Pascagoula River, at or near Pascagoula, Mississippi. June 22, 1916 236 39 Stat. 236
     Pub. Res 64-22Fur seat skins, Pribilof,Islands JOINT RESOLUTION Authorizing the Secretary of Commerce to sell skins taken from fur seals killed on the Pribilof Islands for food purposes. June 22, 1916 236 39 Stat. 236
  Pub. Law 64-111Bridge, Salt Fork, Arkansas River AN ACT To provide for the construction of abridge across the Salt Fork of the Arkansas River, near White Eagle Agency, in the Ponca Indian Reservation, Oklahoma. June 26, 1916 237 39 Stat. 237
  Pub. Law 64-112Right of way, Forts Barrancas and McRee, Fla. AN ACT To authorize George H. Hervey, of Pensacola, Florida, to construct and operate an electric railway line on the Fort Barrancas and Fort McRee Military Reservations, Florida, and for other purposes. June 27, 1916 237 39 Stat. 237
  Pub. Law 64-113Navy, seagoing submarines AN ACT Amending an Act entitled 'An Act making appropriations for the naval service for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, nineteen hundred and sixteen, and for other purposes," relating to the authorization of fleet submarines. June 27, 1916 237 39 Stat. 237
  Pub. Law 64-114Fort Keogh, Mont., lease of lands, etc. AN ACT Authorizing. the Secretary of War to extend the lease issued under the Act of August twenty-third, nineteen hundred and twelve, entitled "An Act authorizing the Secretary of War to lease to the Chicago, Milwaukee and Puget Sound Railway Company a tract of land in the Fort Keogh Military Reservation, in the State of Montana, and for a right of way thereto for the removal of gravel and ballast material." June 28, 1916 238 39 Stat. 238
  Pub. Law 64-115Yellowstone Park, punishing violations AN ACT To amend "An act to protect the birds and animals in Yellowstone National Park, and to punish crimes in said park, and for other purposes," approved May seventh, eighteen hundred and ninety-four. June 28, 1916 238 39 Stat. 238
  Pub. Law 64-116Customs, Mexican peas AN ACT To provide for the storing and cleansing of imported Mexican peas, commonly called "garbanzo." June 28, 1916 239 39 Stat. 239
  Pub. Law 64-117Coast Guard station, Barataria Bay, La. AN ACT To establish a Coast Guard station on the coast of Louisiana, in the vicinity of Barataria Bay. June 28, 1916 239 39 Stat. 239
  Pub. Law 64-118Schooner Ledge Light Station, etc. AN ACT Authorizing the Secretary of Commerce to exchange the land now occupied by the Schooner Ledge Range Front Light Station at the mouth of Crum Creek, Pennsylvania, for other lands adjacent thereto which are intersected by the axis of the Chester Range Line of the Delaware River, and authorizing the Secretary of Commerce to remove said schooner Ledge Range Front Light Station after certain conditions have been complied with. June 28, 1916 239 39 Stat. 239
  Pub. Law 64-119National Archives Building, D. C. AN ACT To repeal paragraph four of section twenty-one of the public buildings Act, approved March fourth, nineteen hundred and thirteen, providing for the construction of a national archives building. June 28, 1916 241 39 Stat. 241
  Pub. Law 64-120Lighthouse, Scituate, Mass. AN ACT Authorizing the sale of the lighthouse reservation at Scituate, Massachusetts. June 28, 1916 241 39 Stat. 241
  Pub. Law 64-121Appropriations, pensions AN ACT Making appropriations for the payment of invalid and other pensions of the United States for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, nineteen hundred and seventeen, and for other purposes. June 30, 1916 242 39 Stat. 242
  Pub. Law 64-122Annual appropriations, extended, etc. AN ACT Extending appropriations for the necessary operations of the Government and of the District of Columbia and for the payment of pensions under certain contingencies. June 30, 1916 242 39 Stat. 242
  Pub. Law 64-123Bridge, Mississippi River AN ACT To extend the time for constructing a bridge across the Mississippi River at or near the city of Baton Rouge, Louisiana June 30, 1916 243 39 Stat. 243
  Pub. Law 64-124Mount Rainier Park, Mont., cession of State jurisdiction AN ACT To accept the cession by the State of Washington of exclusive jurisdiction over the lands embraced within the Mount Rainier National Park, and for other purposes. June 30, 1916 243 39 Stat. 243
  Pub. Law 64-125Bridges, etc., Mobile Bag AN ACT Extending the time for the commencement and completion of the bridge or bridges authorized by an Act entitled "An Act to amend an Act to authorize the Dauphin Island Railway and arbor Company, its successors or assigns to construct and maintain a bridge or bridges, or viaducts, across the water between the' mainland, at or near Cedar Point, and Dauphin Island, both Little and Big; also to dredge a channel from the deep waters of Mobile Bay into Dauphin Bay; also to construct and maintain docks and wharves along both Little and Big Dauphin Islands," approved June eighteenth, nineteen hundred and twelve. June 30, 1916 246 39 Stat. 246
  Pub. Law 64-126Hawaii electric franchise AN ACT To ratify, approve and confirm an act duly enacted by the legislature of the Territory of Hawaii, as amended by Congress, relating to the granting of a franchise for the purpose of manufacturing, maintaining distributing, and supplying of electric light and power within the Lihue district and the Koloa district, county of Kauai, Territory of Hawaii. June 30, 1916 246 39 Stat. 246
  Pub. Law 64-127Bridge, Red River AN ACT To authorize the Terral Bridge Company to construct a bridge across the Red River near Terral, Jefferson County, Oklahoma. June 30, 1916 251 39 Stat. 251
  Pub. Law 64-128Bridge, Wabash River AN ACT To authorize the county. of Wabash, in he State of Indiana, to construct abridge across the Wabash River, at the city of Wabash, Indiana. June 30, 1916 251 39 Stat. 251
  Pub. Law 64-129Bridge, Grand Calumet River AN ACT To authorize the board of commissioners of Lake County, Indiana, to construct a bridge across the Grand Calumet River, in the State of Indiana. June 30, 1916 251 39 Stat. 251
  Pub. Law 64-130Bridge, Grand Calumet River AN ACT To authorize the board of commissioners of Lake County, Indiana, to construct a bridge across the Grand Calumet River, in the State of Indiana. June 30, 1916 251 39 Stat. 251
  Pub. Law 64-131Appropriations, diplomatic and consular AN ACT Making appropriations for the Diplomatic and Consular Service for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, nineteen hundred and seventeen. July 1, 1916 252 39 Stat. 252
  Pub. Law 64-132Appropriations, sundry civil expenses AN ACT Making appropriations for sundry civil expenses of the Government for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, nineteen hundred and seventeen, and for other purposes. July 1, 1916 262 39 Stat. 262
  Pub. Law 64-133Appropriations, urgent deficiencies, Army and Navy AN ACT Making appropriations to supply urgent deficiencies in appropriations for the Military and Naval Establishments for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, nineteen hundred and sixteen, and for other purposes. July 1, 1916 337 39 Stat. 337
     Pub. Res 64-23Military service, draft of National Guard, etc., into JOINT RESOLUTION To authorize the President to draft members of the National Guard and of the Organized Militia of the several States, Territories, and the District of Columbia and members of the National Guard and Militia Reserves into the military service of the United States under certain conditions, and for other purposes. July 1, 1916 339 39 Stat. 339
  Pub. Law 64-134John L. Sevy AN ACT For the relief of John L. Sevy. July 3, 1916 340 39 Stat. 340
  Pub. Law 64-135Wind River Reservation, Wyo., homesteads AN ACT Providing for patents to homesteads on the ceded portion of the Wind River Reservation in Wyoming. July 3, 1916 341 39 Stat. 341
  Pub. Law 64-136Public lands, leave of absence AN ACT Authorizing leave of absence to homestead settlers upon unsurveyed lands. July 3, 1916 341 39 Stat. 341
  Pub. Law 64-137Glacier Park, Mont., homestead's AN ACT For the relief of certain homestead entrymen for land within the limits of the Glacier National Park. July 3, 1916 342 39 Stat. 342
  Pub. Law 64-138Private land claims AN ACT To amend an Act entitled "An Act to establish a Court of Private Laud Claims and to provide for the settlement of private land claims in certain States and Territories," approved March third, eighteen hundred and ninety-one, and the Acts amendatory thereto, approved February twenty-first, eighteen hundred and ninety-three, June twenty-seventh, eighteen hundred and ninety-eight, and February twenty-sixth, nineteen hundred and nine. July 3, 1916 342 39 Stat. 342
  Pub. Law 64-139Abandoned military reservation lands, Wash. AN ACT Providing for the sale of certain lands in the State of Washington and for other purposes. July 3, 1916 342 39 Stat. 342
  Pub. Law 64-140Florida National Forest AN ACT To consolidate certain forest lands in the Florida National Forest. July 3, 1916 344 39 Stat. 344
  Pub. Law 64-141North Dakota dry land station AN ACT To authorize an exchange of lands with the State of North Dakota for promotion of experiments in dry-land agriculture, and for other purposes. July 3, 1916 344 39 Stat. 344
  Pub. Law 64-142Public lands, enlarged homesteads AN ACT To amend an Act entitled "An Act to provide for an enlarged homestead, " approved February nineteenth, nineteen hundred and nine, by adding a new section to be known as action seven. July 3, 1916 344 39 Stat. 344
  Pub. Law 64-143Appropriations, fortifications AN ACT Making appropriations for fortifications and other works of defense, for the armament thereof, for the procurement of heavy ordnance for trial and service, and for other purposes. Jury 6, 1916 345 39 Stat. 345
  Pub. Law 64-144Leo N. Levi Hospital, Hot Springs, Ark. AN ACT To authorize the Secretary of the Interior to furnish hot water from the hot springs on the Hot Springs Reservation for drinking and bathing purposes free of cost to the Leo N. Levi Memorial Hospital Association. July 8, 1916 351 39 Stat. 351
  Pub. Law 64-145Elephant Butte irrigation dam, N. Mex. AN ACT To authorize-the Secretary of the Interior to acquire certain right of way near Engle, New Mexico. July 8, 1916 351 39 Stat. 351
  Pub. Law 64-146Alaska, homestead entries AN ACT To amend the United States homestead law in its application to Alaska, and for other purposes. July 8, 1916 352 39 Stat. 352
  Pub. Law 64-147Bridge, Little River AN ACT To authorize the construction, maintenance, and operation of a bridge across Little River at a point where the line between townships twelve and thirteen north, range eight east, crosses said river. July 8, 1916 352 39 Stat. 352
  Pub. Law 64-148Quinfault Indian Reservation, Wash. AN ACT To reimburse certain Indians for labor done in building a schoolhouse at Queets River, Quiniault Indian Reservation, in the State of Washington. July 8, 1916 353 39 Stat. 353
  Pub. Law 64-149Bridge, Bayou Bartholomew AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to Ashley County, Arkansas, to construct a bridge across Bayou Bartholomew. July 8, 1916 353 39 Stat. 353
  Pub. Law 64-150Bridge, Bayou Bartholomew AN ACT Authorizing Ashley County, Arkansas, to construct a bridge across Bayou Bartholomew. July 8, 1916 353 39 Stat. 353
  Pub. Law 64-151Bridge, Brazos River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the Dallas and Southwestern Motorway Company to construct a bridge across the Brazos River, in the State of Texas. July 3, 1916 354 39 Stat. 354
  Pub. Law 64-152Immediate transportation, Northport, Chopaka, and Laurier, Wash. AN ACT For the establishment of Northport, Chopaka, and Laurier, in the State of Washington, as ports of entry for immediate transportation without appraisement of dutiable merchandise. July 8, 1916 354 39 Stat. 354
  Pub. Law 64-153Bridge, Bayou Bartholomew AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to C. M. Simpson, Z. T. Hedges, J. C. Hackney, and Mark Brown to construct a bridge across Bayou Bartholomew, Ashley County, Arkansas. July 8, 1916 354 39 Stat. 354
  Pub. Law 64-154Alcohol for scientific, etc., uses AN ACT To amend existing laws relating to the use of alcohol, free of tax, by scientific institutions or colleges of learning. July 8, 1916 354 39 Stat. 354
  Pub. Law 64-155Massachusetts AN ACT Conferring jurisdiction on the Court of Claims to adjudicate the claims of the State of Massachusetts. July 11, 1916 355 39 Stat. 355
  Pub. Law 64-156Rural post roads AN ACT To provide that the United States shall aid the States in the construction of rural post roads, and for other purposes. July 11, 1916 355 39 Stat. 355
     Pub. Res 64-24Ellis Island immigrant hospital, N. T. JOINT RESOLUTION Permitting the use of certain hospital facilities belonging to the United States. July 11, 1916 359 39 Stat. 359
  Pub. Law 64-157Destitute Americans in Mexico AN ACT Making an appropriation for the relief and transportation of destitute American citizens in Mexico. July 14, 1916 359 39 Stat. 359
  Pub. Law 64-158Federal Farm Loan Act AN ACT To provide capital for agricultural development, to create standard forms of investment based upon farm mortgage, to equalize rates of interest upon farm loans, to furnish a market for United States bonds, to create Government depositaries and financial agents for the United States, and for other purposes. July 17, 1916 360 39 Stat. 360
  Pub. Law 64-159United States courts, Asheville, N. C. AN ACT To establish a term of the United States circuit court of appeals at Asheville, North Carolina. July 17, 1916 385 39 Stat. 385
  Pub. Law 64-160Lincoln's birthplace AN ACT To accept a deed of gift or conveyance from the Lincoln Farm Association, a corporation, to the United States of America, of land near the town of Hodgenville, county of Larue, State of Kentucky, embracing the homestead of Abraham Lincoln and the log cabin in which he was born, together with the memorial hall in closing the same; and further, to accept an assignment or transfer of an endowment fund of $50,000 in relation thereto. July 17, 1916 385 39 Stat. 385
  Pub. Law 64-161United States courts, North Dakota district AN ACT To amend section ninety-nine of the Act to codify, revise, and amend the laws relating to the judiciary. July 17, 1916 386 39 Stat. 386
  Pub. Law 64-162Bridge, Flint River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the county of Sumter, or to the county of Dooly, both of the State of Georgia, actin.& jointly or separately, and their successors and assigns, to construct a bridge across the Flint River. July 17, 1916 387 39 Stat. 387
  Pub. Law 64-163Bridge, Savannah River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to Julian B. McCurry, A. G. McCurry, P. W. Walton, and J. J. Fretwell to construct a bridge across the Savannah River. July 17, 1916 387 39 Stat. 387
     Pub. Res 64-25Interstate and foreign commerce investigations JOINT RESOLUTION Creating a joint subcommittee from the membership of the Senate Committee on Interstate Commerce and the House Committee on Interstate and Foreign Commerce to investigate the conditions relating to interstate and foreign commerce, and the necessity of further legislation relating thereto, and defining the powers and duties of such subcommittee. July 20, 1916 3387 39 Stat. 387
     Pub. Res 64-26Mines Bureau, Pittsburgh, Pa. JOINT RESOLUTION To authorize the Secretary of the Treasury to accept from the city of Pittsburgh certain lands in exchange for other lands of equal area. July 21, 1916 388 39 Stat. 388
  Pub. Law 64-164Public lands, Myton, Utah AN ACT To authorize the Secretary of the Interior to issue patents for certain lands to the town of Myton, Utah. July 26, 1916 389 39 Stat. 389
  Pub. Law 64-165Public lands, Duchesne, Utah AN ACT To authorize the Secretary of the Interior to issue patent for certain lands to the town of Duchesne, Utah. July 26, 1916 389 39 Stat. 389
  Pub. Law 64-166Cleveland. Ohio, marine hospital AN ACT Authorizing the sale of the marine-hospital reservation in Cleveland, Ohio. July 26, 1916 389 39 Stat. 390
  Pub. Law 64-167Reclamation Act, extending payments AN ACT To amend section fourteen of the reclamation extension Act approved August thirteenth, nineteen hundred and fourteen. July 26, 1916 389 39 Stat. 390
  Pub. Law 64-168Appropriations, rivers and harbors AN ACT Making appropriations for the construction, repair, and preservation of certain public works on rivers and harbors, and for other purposes. July 27, 1916 391 39 Stat. 391
  Pub. Law 64-169Appropriations, postal service AN ACT Making appropriations for the service of the Post Office Department for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, nineteen hundred and seventeen, and for other purposes. July 28, 1916 412 39 Stat. 412
     Pub. Res 64-27Berkshire Trout Hatchery JOINT RESOLUTION Authorizing the acceptance of the gift of the Berkshire Trout Hatchery, Berkshire County, Massachusetts. July 28, 1916 431 39 Stat. 431
  Pub. Law 64-170Annual appropriations extended AN ACT Further extending appropriations for the necessary operations of the Government and of the District of Columbia under certain contingencies. July 31, 1916 431 39 Stat. 431
  Pub. Law 64-171Hawaii, National Park AN ACT To establish a national park in the Territory of Hawaii. August 432 39 Stat. 432
     Pub. Res 64-28Flood sufferers, southern States JOINT RESOLUTION Appropriating $540,000 for the relief of flood sufferers in the States of North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia, Alabama, Florida, Tennessee, and Mississippi, and for other purposes. August 3, 1916 434 39 Stat. 434
  Pub. Law 64-172Public lands, Plummer, Idaho AN ACT Authorizing the Secretary of the Interior to subdivide a part of the town site of Plummer, Idaho, and for other purposes. August 4, 1916 435 39 Stat. 435
  Pub. Law 64-173Immediate transportation, Noyes, Minn. AN ACT For the establishment of Noyes, in the State of Minnesota, as a port of entry and delivery for immediate transportation without appraisement of dutiable merchandise. August 7, 1916 435 39 Stat. 435
  Pub. Law 64-174Bridge, Saint Marys River AN ACT Authorizing the counties of Nassau, Florida, and Charlton, Georgia, to construct a bridge across the Saint Marys River between Florida and Georgia. August 7, 1916 436 39 Stat. 436
  Pub. Law 64-175"Aroline," steamship AN ACT To authorize the changing of the name of the steamship Aroline. August 7, 1916 436 39 Stat. 436
  Pub. Law 64-176Bridge, Saint Louis River AN ACT Authorizing the county of Saint Louis to construct a bridge across the Saint Louis River between Minnesota and Wisconsin. August 7 1916 436 39 Stat. 436
  Pub. Law 64-177Cottonseed statistics AN ACT Authorizing the Director of the Census to collect and publish statistics of cotton seed and cottonseed products, and for other purposes. August 7, 1916 436 39 Stat. 436
  Pub. Law 64-178Hawaii, street railway franchise AN ACT To amend an Act entitled "An Act granting a franchise for the construction, maintenance, and operation of a street railway system in the district of South Hilo, county of Hawaii, Territory of Hawaii," approved August first, nineteen hundred and twelve, as amended by an Act approved July twenty-fifth, nineteen hundred and fourteen. August 7, 1916 438 39 Stat. 438
  Pub. Law 64-179Appropriations, Public Health Service AN ACT Making additional appropriations for the Public Health Service for the fiscal year nineteen hundred and seventeen. August 7, 1916 440 39 Stat. 440
  Pub. Law 64-180National Forests, Black Hills, S. Dak. AN ACT To repeal section four of the Act of Congress approved June eleventh, nineteen hundred and six, known as the forest homestead Act, and for other purposes. August 8, 1916 440 39 Stat. 440
  Pub. Law 64-181Bridge, Black River AN ACT To authorize the construction, maintenance, and operation of abridge across the Black River at or near Bennetts Ferry, Arkansas. August 8, 1916 440 39 Stat. 440
  Pub. Law 64-182Bridge, Mississippi River AN ACT To give the consent of the Congress to the construction of a bridge across the Mississippi River near and above the city of New Orleans, Louisiana, and for other purposes. August 8, 1916 441 39 Stat. 441
  Pub. Law 64-183Bills of lading, interstate commerce AN ACT To amend an Act entitled "An Act to amend an Act entitled 'An Act to amend an Act entitled "An Act to regulate commerce, " approved February fourth, eighteen hundred and eighty-seven, and all Acts amendatory thereof, and to enlarge the powers of the Interstate Commerce Commission,'" approved March fourth, nineteen hundred and fifteen. August 9, 1916 441 39 Stat. 441
  Pub. Law 64-184Lassen Volcanic National Park, Cal. AN ACT To establish the Lassen Volcanic National Park in the Sierra Nevada Mountains in the State of California, and for other purposes. August 9, 1916 442 39 Stat. 442
  Pub. Law 64-185Public building, York, Pa. AN ACT Authorizing the Secretary of the Treasury to sell the old post office building and site thereof at York, Pennsylvania. August 9, 1916 444 39 Stat. 444
  Pub. Law 64-186Townsite reserves, Okla. AN ACT To provide for the sale of certain Indian lands in Oklahoma, and for other purposes. August 9, 1916 445 39 Stat. 445
  Pub. Law 64-187Bridge, Bayou Bartholomew AN ACT Authorizing Ashley County, Arkansas, to construct a bridge across Bayou Bartholomew. August 9, 1916 445 39 Stat. 445
  Pub. Law 64-188Bridge, Missouri River AN ACT To authorize the construction of a bridge across the Missouri River at or near the city of Williston, North Dakota. August 9, 1916 445 39 Stat. 445
  Pub. Law 64-189Bridge, Hudson River AN ACT To extend the time of the Hudson River Connecting Railroad Corporation for the commencement and completion of its bridge across the Hudson River, in the State of New York. August 9, 1916 446 39 Stat. 446
  Pub. Law 64-190Appropriations, Agricultural Department AN ACT Making appropriations for the Department of Agriculture for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, nineteen hundred and seventeen, and for other purposes. August 11, 1916 446 39 Stat. 446
  Pub. Law 64-191Appropriations, Military Academy AN ACT Making appropriations for the support of the Military Academy for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, nineteen hundred and seventeen, and for other purposes. August 11,.1916 493 39 Stat. 493
  Pub. Law 64-192Navajo Indian Reservation settlers AN ACT Authorizing the adjustment of rights of settlers on a part of the Navajo Indian Reservation in the State of Arizona. August 11, 1916 504 39 Stat. 504
  Pub. Law 64-193Naturalization declarations of intention, Montana AN ACT To validate certain declarations of intention to become citizens of the United States. August 11, 1916 505 39 Stat. 505
  Pub. Law 64-194Public lands, Oregon AN ACT To grant certain lands to the State of Oregon as a public park, for the benefit and enjoyment of the people. August 11, 1916 505 39 Stat. 505
  Pub. Law 64-195Reclamation Service, Boise and Arrowrock Railroad AN ACT To authorize the Secretary of the Interior to cause to be appraised and to sell the Boise and Arrowrock Railroad, and for other purposes. August 11 1916 am 506 39 Stat. 506
  Pub. Law 64-196State reclamation of and lands AN ACT To promote the reclamation of arid lands. August 11, 1916 506 39 Stat. 506
  Pub. Law 64-197Rosebud Sioux Indians AN ACT Authorizing the Secretary of the Interior to make payments to certain Indians of the Rosebud Sioux Reservation, in the State of South Dakota, who were enrolled and allotted under decisions of the United States district and circuit courts for the district of South Dakota. August 11, 1916 509 39 Stat. 509
  Pub. Law 64-198Bridge, Missouri River AN ACT Permitting the Missouri River Transportation Company to construct, maintain, and operate a bridge across the Missouri River in the State of Montana. August 11, 1916 510 39 Stat. 510
  Pub. Law 64-199Bridge, Yellowstone River AN ACT To authorize the Savage Bridge Company to construct, maintain, and operate a bridge across the Yellowstone River in the State of Montana. August 11, 1916 510 39 Stat. 510
  Pub. Law 64-200Bridge, Red River of the North AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the village and township of Hendrum, Norman County, Minnesota, and the township of Elm Rivar, Traill County, North Dakota, to construct a bride across the Red River of the North on the boundary line between said States. August 11, 1916 511 39 Stat. 511
  Pub. Law 64-201Bridge, Red River of the North AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to Traill County, North Dakota, to construct a bridge across the Red River of the North. August 11, 1916 511 39 Stat. 511
  Pub. Law 64-202Bridge Missouri River AN ACT To extend the time for constructing a bridge across the Missouri River near Kansas City, Missouri, authorized by an Act approved June seventeenth, nineteen hundred and fourteen. August 11, 1916 511 39 Stat. 511
  Pub. Law 64-203Bridge, Red Lake River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the Board of Supervisors of Highlanding Township, Pennington County, Minnesota, to construct a bridge across Red Lake River. August 11, 1916 512 39 Stat. 512
  Pub. Law 64-204Bridge, West Branch of the Susquehanna River AN ACT To authorize the commissioners of Lycoming County, Pennsylvania, their successors in office, to construct a bridge across the West Branch of the Susquehanna River from the foot of Arch Street, in the city of Williamsport, Lycoming County, Pennsylvania, to the borough of Duboistown, Lycoming County, Pennsylvania. August 11, 1916 512 39 Stat. 512
  Pub. Law 64-205Bridge, West Branch of the Susquehanna River AN ACT To authorize the commissioners of Lycoming County, Pennsylvania, and their successors in office, to construct a bridge across the West Branch of the Susquehanna River, from the borough of Montgomery, Lycoming County, Pennsylvania, to Muncy Creek Township, Lycommg County, Pennsylvania. August 11, 1916 512 39 Stat. 512
  Pub. Law 64-206Bridge, West Branch of the Susquehanna River AN ACT To authorize the commissioners of Northumberland and Union Counties, in Pennsylvania, their successors in office, to construct a bridge across the West Branch of the Susquehanna River from the borough of Watsontown, Northumberland County, Pennsylvania, to White Deer Township, Union County, Pennsylvania. August 11, 1916 513 39 Stat. 513
  Pub. Law 64-207Bridge, Flint River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to Crisp County, Georgia, to construct a bridge across Flint River, Georgia, between Crisp and Sumter Counties. August 11, 1916 513 39 Stat. 513
  Pub. Law 64-208Bridge, Red River of the North AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to Traill County, North Dakota, and to Polk County, Minnesota, to construct a bridge across the Red River of the North. August 11, 1916 514 39 Stat. 514
  Pub. Law 64-209War Risk Insurance Bureau AN ACT To amend an Act entitled "An Act to authorize the establishment of a Bureau of War Risk Insurance in the Treasury Department," approved September second, nineteen hundred and fourteen. August 11, 1916 514 39 Stat. 514
     Pub. Res 64-29Fort Niobrara Military Reservation lands JOINT RESOLUTION Providing for one year's extension of time to make installment payments for the land of the former Fort Niobrara Military Reservation, Nebraska. August 11, 1916 514 39 Stat. 514
  Pub. Law 64-210District of Columbia, tax exemptions AN ACT To exempt from taxation certain property of the Daughters of the American Revolution in Washington, District of Columbia. August 15, 1916 514 39 Stat. 514
  Pub. Law 64-211Teton and Wyoming National Forests, additions AN ACT Adding certain lands to the Teton National Forest, Wyoming. August 16, 1916 515 39 Stat. 515
  Pub. Law 64-212Yuma Irrigation project settlers AN ACT For the relief of certain settlers under reclamation projects. August 17, 1916 516 39 Stat. 516
  Pub. Law 64-213Patent application, war extensions AN ACT To extend temporarily the time for filing applications and fees and takin action in the United States Patent Office in favor of nations granting reciprocal rights to United States citizens. August 17, 1916 516 39 Stat. 516
  Pub. Law 64-214Coos Head Military Reservation, lands AN ACT Authorizing the Secretary of War to grant the use of the Coos Head Military Reservation, in the State of Oregon, to the cities of Marshfield and North Bend, Oregon, both being municipal corporations, for park purposes. August 21, 1916 516 39 Stat. 516
  Pub. Law 64-215Public lands, water holes, etc. AN ACT Providing for the discovery, development, and protection of streams, springs, and water holes in the desert and arid public lands of the United States, for rendering the same more readily accessible, and for the establishment of and maintenance of signboards and monuments locating the same. August 21, 1916 518 39 Stat. 518
  Pub. Law 64-216Abandoned military reservations lands, Nevada AN ACT To open abandoned military reservations in the State of Nevada to homestead entry and desert-land entry, and to amend an Act entitled "An Act to open abandoned military reservations in the State of Nevada to homestead entry," approved October first, eighteen hundred and ninety. August 21, 1916 518 39 Stat. 518
  Pub. Law 64-217District of Columbia, Baltimore and Washington Transit Company AN ACT To amend an Act approved May twenty-ninth, nineteen hundred and eight, entitled "An Act to amend an Act to authorize the Baltimore and Washington Transit Company, of Maryland, to enter the District of Columbia," approved June eighth, eighteen hundred and ninety-six. August 21, 1916 519 39 Stat. 519
  Pub. Law 64-218Shoshone Indian Reservation, Wyo., oil and gas lands AN ACT To authorize the Secretary of the Interior to lease, for production of oil and gas, ceded lands of the Shoshone or Wind River Indian Reservation in the State of Wyoming. August 21, 1916 519 39 Stat. 519
  Pub. Law 64-219Bridge, Spanish River AN ACT To authorize the counties of Baldwin and Mobile, Alabama, their successors and assigns, to construct, maintain, and operate a bridge across Spanish River at or near the junction of Raft and Spanish Rivers. August 21, 1916 520 39 Stat. 520
  Pub. Law 64-220Public lands, Gunnison, Colo. AN ACT Authorizing the county of Gunnison, Colorado, to purchase certain public lands for public park purposes. August 21, 1916 520 39 Stat. 520
  Pub. Law 64-221Spokane Indian Reservation, roads AN ACT To appropriate money to build and maintain roads on the Spokane Indian Reservation. August 21, 1916 521 39 Stat. 521
  Pub. Law 64-222District of Columbia, public utilities commission AN ACT To amend an Act entitled "An Act making appropriations to provide for the expenses of the government of the District of Columbia for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, nineteen hundred and fourteen, and for other purposes." August 21, 1916 521 39 Stat. 521
  Pub. Law 64-223Crater Lake Park, Oreg., cession of State jurisdiction AN ACT To accept the cession by the State of Oregon of exclusive jurisdiction over the lands embraced within the Crater Lake National Park, and for other purposes. August 21, 1916 521 39 Stat. 521
  Pub. Law 64-224Public lands, Flandreau, S. Dak. AN ACT Authorizing the Secretary of the Interior to transfer on certain conditions the south half of lot fourteen of the southeast quarter of section twenty-one, township one hundred and seven, range forty-eight, Moody County, South Dakota, to the city of Flandreau, to be used as a public park or playgrounds. August 21, 1916 524 39 Stat. 524
  Pub. Law 64-225Hawaii, gas franchise AN ACT To ratify, approve, and confirm an Act duly enacted by the Legislature of the Territory of Hawaii, as amended by Congress, relating to the granting of a franchise for the purpose of manufacturing and supplying gas in the district of South Hilo, county of Hawaii, Territory of Hawaii. August 21, 1916 524 39 Stat. 524
  Pub. Law 64-226Canal Zone, authority of the President, etc. AN ACT Extending certain privileges of canal employees to other officials on the Canal Zone and authorizing the President to make rules and regulations affecting health, sanitation, quarantine, taxation, public roads, self-propelled vehicles, and police powers on the Canal Zone, and for other purposes, including provision as to certain fees, money orders, and interest deposits. August 21, 1916 527 39 Stat. 527
  Pub. Law 64-227Bridge, Mahoning River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to Trumbull County, Ohio, to construct abridge across the Mahoning River in the State of Ohio. August 21, 1916 529 39 Stat. 529
     Pub. Res 64-30Newark, N. J., postal canceling stamp JOINT RESOLUTION Authorizing the Postmaster General to provide the postmaster of Newark, New Jersey, with a special canceling die for the Newark two hundred and fiftieth anniversary celebration. August 21, 1916 530 39 Stat. 530
  Pub. Law 64-228Lime barrels AN ACT To standardize lime barrels. August 23, 1916 530 39 Stat. 530
  Pub. Law 64-229United States courts, liens AN ACT To repeal an Act approved March second, eighteen hundred and ninety-five, entitled "An Act to amend section three of An Act entitled 'An Act to regulate the liens of judgments and decrees of the courts of the United States,' approved August first eighteen hundred and eighty-eight." August 23, 1916 531 39 Stat. 531
  Pub. Law 64-230Right of way, Fort Mifflin, Pa. AN ACT Granting to the city of Philadelphia, in the State of Pennsylvania, a right of way through the United States military reservation at Fort Mifflin, Pennsylvania. August 23, 1916 531 39 Stat. 531
  Pub. Law 64-231Judicial Code, removal of causes AN ACT To amend section thirty-three of an Act to codify, revise, and amend the laws relating to the judiciary, approved March third, nineteen hundred and eleven. August 23, 1916 532 39 Stat. 532
  Pub. Law 64-232Bridge, Colorado River AN ACT Permitting the Needles and Oatman Bridge Company to construct, maintain, and operate a bridge across the Colorado River between the States of California and Arizona. August 23, 1916 533 39 Stat. 533
  Pub. Law 64-233Bridge, Savannah River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to A. N. Alford to construct a bridge across the Savannah River. August 23, 1916 534 39 Stat. 534
     Pub. Res 64-31Flood sufferers, West Virginia JOINT RESOLUTION Providing for the relief of flood sufferers in the State of West Virginia. August 24, 1916 534 39 Stat. 534
  Pub. Law 64-234Dams, Saint Croix River AN ACT To authorize the maintenance and operation of dams across the Saint Croix River at Baileyville and Grand Falls, Maine. August 25, 1916 534 39 Stat. 534
  Pub. Law 64-235National Park Service AN ACT To establish a National Park Service, and for other purposes. August 25, 1916 535 39 Stat. 535
  Pub. Law 64-236Bridge, Connecticut River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the board of county commissioners of the county of Hampden, in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, to construct a bridge across the Connecticut River between Springfield and West Springfield, in said county and Commonwealth. August 25, 1916 536 39 Stat. 536
  Pub. Law 64-237District of Columbia, public utilities commission AN ACT To amend an Act relating to the Public Utilities Commission of the District of Columbia, approved March fourth, nineteen hundred and thirteen. August 26, 1916 536 39 Stat. 536
  Pub. Law 64-238Aids to navigation AN ACT To authorize aids to navigation and for other works in the Lighthouse Service, and for other purposes. August 28, 1916 536 39 Stat. 536
  Pub. Law 64-239Bills of lading AN ACT Relating to bills of lading in interstate and foreign commerce. August 29, 1916 538 39 Stat. 538
  Pub. Law 64-240Philippine Islands, government AN ACT To declare the purpose of the people of the United States as to the future political status of the people of the Philippine Islands, and to provide a more autonomous government for those islands. August 29, 1916 545 39 Stat. 545
  Pub. Law 64-241Appropriations, naval service AN ACT Making appropriations for the naval service for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, nineteen hundred and seventeen, and for other purposes. August 29, 1916 556 39 Stat. 556
  Pub. Law 64-242Appropriations, Army AN ACT Making appropriations for the support of the Army for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, nineteen hundred and seventeen, and for other purposes. August 29, 1916 619 39 Stat. 619
  Pub. Law 64-243Citizen training camp, Utah AN ACT To provide for the maintenance of a training camp on the military reservation of Fort Douglas, Utah. August 29, 1916 671 39 Stat. 671
     Pub. Res 64-32Public lands, homesteaders in military service JOINT RESOLUTION Extending the provisions of the Act approved June sixteenth, eighteen hundred and ninety-eight. August 29, 1916 671 39 Stat. 671
  Pub. Law 64-244Bridge, Mahoning River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the city of Youngstown, Ohio, to construct a bridge across the Mahoning River in the State of Ohio. August 30, 1916. 671 39 Stat. 671
  Pub. Law 64-245John Ericsson memorial AN ACT For erecting a suitable memorial to John Ericsson. August 31, 1916 671 39 Stat. 671
  Pub. Law 64-246Colville Indian Reservation, Wash., reserved lands AN ACT To amend the Act of March twenty-second, nineteen hundred and six, entitled "An Act to authorize the sale and disposition of surplus or unallotted lands of the diminished Colville Indian Reservation, in the State of Washington, and for other purposes." August 31, 1916 672 39 Stat. 672
  Pub. Law 64-247Oklahoma, drainage assessments on Indian lands AN ACT To amend an Act entitled "An Act to provide for the payment of drainage assessments on Indian lands in Oklahoma." August 31, 1916 673 39 Stat. 673
  Pub. Law 64-248Standard fruit, etc., baskets AN ACT To fix standards for Climax baskets for grapes and other fruits and vegetables, and to fix standards for baskets and other containers for small fruits, berries, and vegetables, and for other purposes. August 31, 1916 673 39 Stat. 673
     Pub. Res 64-33Antitrust, officers of corporations, etc. JOINT RESOLUTION Extending until April fifteenth, nineteen hundred and seventeen, the effective date of section ten of the Act entitled "An Act to supplement existing laws against unlawful restraints and monopolies, and for other purposes," approved October fifteenth, nineteen hundred and fourteen. August 31, 1916 674 39 Stat. 674
  Pub. Law 64-249Child labor AN ACT To prevent interstate commerce in the products of child labor, and for other purposes. September 1, 1916 675 39 Stat. 675
  Pub. Law 64-250Appropriations, District of Columbia AN ACT Making appropriations to provide for the expenses of the government of the District of Columbia for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, nineteen hundred and seventeen, and for other purposes. September 1, 1916 676 39 Stat. 676
  Pub. Law 64-251United states courts, South Carolina districts AN ACT To amend an Act entitled "An Act to provide for the appointment of a district judge, district attorney, and marshal for the western district of South Carolina, and for other purposes," approved March third, nineteen hundred and fifteen, so as to provide for terms of the district court to be held at Anderson, South Carolina. September 1, 1916 721 39 Stat. 721
  Pub. Law 64-252Eight-hour workday AN ACT To establish an eight-hour day for employees of carriers engaged in interstate and foreign commerce, and for other purposes. September 3, 5, 1916 721 39 Stat. 721
  Pub. Law 64-253Public lands, drainage assessments, Minn. AN ACT To amend sections five and six of an Act entitled "An Act to authorize the drainage of certain lands in the State of Minnesota," approved May twentieth, nineteen hundred and eight. September 5, 1916 722 39 Stat. 722
  Pub. Law 64-254Bridge, Memphis, Tenn. AN ACT Authorizing the Kansas City and Memphis Railway and Bridge Company to make settlement with Crittenden County, Arkansas, and for other purposes. September 5, 1916 723 39 Stat. 723
  Pub. Law 64-255Bridge, Mississippi River AN ACT To authorize the county commissioners of Aitkin County, Minnesota, and the town board of Logan Township, in said county and said State, to construct a bridge across the Mississippi River on the line between sections twenty-six and twenty-seven, township forty-nine north, range twenty-five west, fourth principal meridian. September 5, 1916 724 39 Stat. 724
  Pub. Law 64-256Enlarged homesteads, Idaho AN ACT To amend an Act entitled "An Act to provide for an enlarged homestead," approved June seventeenth, nineteen hundred and ten. September 5, 1916 724 39 Stat. 724
     Pub. Res 64-34Customs, bonded exports for Mexico JOINT RESOLUTION Proposing to amend section twenty-nine hundred and seventy-one of the Revised Statutes of the United States. September 5, 1916 725 39 Stat. 725
  Pub. Law 64-257United States courts, Kansas district AN ACT To amend section eighty-two, chapter two hundred and thirty-one, of the Act to codify, revise, and amend the laws relating to the judiciary. September 6, 1916 725 39 Stat. 725
  Pub. Law 64-258Judicial Code amendments AN ACT To amend the Judicial Code; to fix the time when the annual term of the Supreme Court shall commence; and further to define the jurisdiction of that court. September 6, 1916 726 39 Stat. 726
  Pub. Law 64-259Public building, Augusta, Ga. AN ACT Authorizing and directing the Secretary of the Treasury to extend the time of payment of the amount due the Government by the city of Augusta, Georgia. September 7, 1916 728 39 Stat. 728
  Pub. Law 64-260Shipping Act AN ACT To establish a United States Shipping Board for the purpose of encouraging, developing, and creating a naval auxiliary and naval reserve and a merchant marine to meet the requirements of the commerce of the United States with its Territories and possessions and with foreign countries; to regulate carriers by water engaged in the foreign and interstate commerce the United States; and for other purposes. September 7, 1916 728 39 Stat. 728
  Pub. Law 64-261Fort Assinniboine, Mont., abandoned reservation AN ACT To amend the Act of February eleventh, nineteen hundred and fifteen (Thirty-eighth Statutes at Large, page eight hundred and seven), providing for the opening of the Fort Assinniboine Military Reservation. September 7, 1916 739 39 Stat. 739
  Pub. Law 64-262Internal revenue special tames, tobacco sellers AN ACT To amend subsection eleven of section thirty-two hundred and forty-four, Revised Statutes. September 7, 1916 740 39 Stat. 740
  Pub. Law 64-263Port Angeles, Wash., townsite lots AN ACT Providing for the sale at public auction of all unsold suburban lots not reserved for public purposes in the Government town site of Port Angeles, Washington, and for the issuance of patents for those previously sold under the Act of May second, nineteen hundred and six, on the payment of the price at which the said lots were reappraised under said Act without further condition or delay. September 7, 1916 740 39 Stat. 740
  Pub. Law 64-264Indian schools, expenses AN ACT Providing that Indian schools may be maintained without restriction as to annual rate of expenditure per pupil. September 7, 1916 741 39 Stat. 741
  Pub. Law 64-265Juneau, Alaska, school bonds AN ACT To authorize the incorporated town of Juneau, Alaska, to issue bonds for the construction and equipment of schools therein, and for other purposes. September 7, 1916 741 39 Stat. 741
  Pub. Law 64-266Public building, Madison, Wis. AN ACT Authorizing the purchase of a site and the erection of a public building thereon at Madison, Wisconsin, and for other purposes. September 7, 1916. 742 39 Stat. 742
  Pub. Law 64-267Government employees, compensation, for injuries AN ACT To provide compensation for employees of the United States suffering injuries while in the performance of their duties, and for other purposes. September 7, 1916 742 39 Stat. 742
  Pub. Law 64-268Bridge, Niagara River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to W. H. Crosby; W. H. Andrews; E. G. Connette; Daniel Good; Henry May; Robert C. Gaupp; Edward Kener, junior; William F. MacGlashan; Eugene L. Falk; John W. Robinson; John M. Willys; Oliver Cabana, junior; Conrad.E. Wettlaufer; H. A. Hurt; George J. Meyer; Myron S. Hall; John Lord O'Brian; Frank S. McGraw; and William A. Morgan to construct a bridge across Niagara River within or near the city limits of Buffalo, and for other purposes. September 7, 1916 751 39 Stat. 751
  Pub. Law 64-269Bridge, North Branch, Susquehanna River AN ACT To authorize the county of Luzerne, State of Pennsylvania, to construct a bridge across the North Branch of the Susquehanna River from the city of Wilkes-Barre, county of Luzerne, Pennsylvania, to the borough of Dorranceton, county of Luzerne, Pennsylvania. September 7, 1916 751 39 Stat. 751
  Pub. Law 64-270Federal reserve Act amendments AN ACT To amend certain sections of the Act entitled "Federal reserve Act," approved December twenty-third, nineteen hundred and thirteen. September 7, 1916 752 39 Stat. 752
  Pub. Law 64-271Revenue Act AN ACT To increase the revenue, and for other purposes. September 8, 1916 756 39 Stat. 756
  Pub. Law 64-272Appropriations, deficiencies AN ACT Making appropriations to supply deficiencies in appropriations for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, nineteen hundred and sixteen, and prior fiscal years, and for other purposes. September 8, 1916 801 39 Stat. 801
  Pub. Law 64-273Bridge, Mississippi River AN ACT Extending the time for the completion of the bridge across the Mississippi River at Memphis, Tennessee, authorized by an Act entitled "An Act to amend an Act approved July twentieth, nineteen hundred and twelve, entitled `An Act to authorize the Arkansas and Memphis Railway Bridge and Terminal Company to construct, maintain, and operate a bridge across the Mississippi River, '" approved August twenty-third, nineteen hundred and twelve. September 8, 1916 830 39 Stat. 830
  Pub. Law 64-274Obsolete ordnance donations AN ACT Authorizing the Secretary of War to make certain donations of condemned cannon and cannon balls. September 8, 1916 831 39 Stat. 831
  Pub. Law 64-275Baltimore, Md., immigrant station AN ACT To make available a portion of the appropriation for the immigration station at Baltimore, Maryland, for such counters, booths, screens, railings, seats, bunks, kitchen and laundry equipment, and so forth, as necessary in connection with said station. September 8, 1916 844 39 Stat. 844
  Pub. Law 64-276Wyandotte Indian cemetery, Kansas City, Bans AN ACT Making appropriation for the preservation, improvement, and perpetual care of Huron Cemetery, a burial place of the Wyandotte Indians, in the city of Kansas City, Kansas. September 8, 1916 844 39 Stat. 844
  Pub. Law 64-277Pike National Forest, Colo. AN ACT To reserve certain lands and make them a part of the Pike National Forest. September 8, 1916 844 39 Stat. 844
  Pub. Law 64-278Widows' pensions AN ACT To amend an Act entitled "An Act to increase the pensions of widows, minor children, and so forth, of deceased soldiers and sailors of the late Civil War, the War with Mexico, the various Indian wars, and so forth, and to grant a pension to certain widows of the deceased soldiers and sailors of the late Civil War," approved April nineteenth, nineteen hundred and eight, and for other purposes. September 8, 1916 844 39 Stat. 844
  Pub. Law 64-279Oregon National Forest AN ACT To consolidate certain forest lands in the Oregon National Forest, in the State of Oregon. September 8, 1916 846 39 Stat. 846
  Pub. Law 64-280Chippewa Indian lands, White Earth, Minn. AN ACT To authorize the Secretary of the Interior to issue a patent in fee simple to the district school board numbered one hundred and twelve, of White Earth Village, Becker County, Minnesota, for a certain tract of land upon payment therefor to the United States in trust for the Chippewa Indians of Minnesota. September 8, 1916 846 39 Stat. 846
  Pub. Law 64-281District of Columbia, fraudulent auctions AN ACT To prevent fraud at public auctions in the District of Columbia. September 8, 1916 846 39 Stat. 846
  Pub. Law 64-282Colorado and Pike National Forests, Colo. AN ACT Authorizing the addition of certain lands to the Colorado and Pike National Forests, Colorado. September 8, 1916 848 39 Stat. 848
  Pub. Law 64-283United States courts, Maine district AN ACT To provide for holding sessions of the United States district court in the district of Maine and for dividing said district into divisions, and providing for offices of the clerk and marshal of said district to be maintained in each of said divisions, and for the appointment of a field deputy marshal in the division in which the marshal does not reside. September 8, 1916 850 39 Stat. 850
  Pub. Law 64-284Whitman National Forest, Oreg. AN ACT Authorizing an adjustment of the boundaries of the Whitman National Forest, in the State of Oregon, and for other purposes. September 8, 1916.- 852 39 Stat. 852
  Pub. Law 64-285Public lands, Newell, S. Dak. AN ACT Authorizing the Secretary of the Interior to sell the unsold and unappropriated portions of lands within the town site of Newell, South Dakota, and for other purposes. September 8, 1916 852 39 Stat. 852
     Pub. Res 64-35National defense Act, Reserve Officers' Training Corps, service JOINT RESOLUTION Interpreting section fifty of the Act of June third, nineteen hundred and sixteen, for making further and more effectual provision for the national defense, and for other purposes. September 8, 1916 853 39 Stat. 853
     Pub. Res 64-36Congressional employees salaries, September, 1916 JOINT RESOLUTION Authorizing the payment of September salaries to officers and employees of the Senate and House of Representatives on the day of adjournment of the present session. September 8, 1916 853 39 Stat. 853
     Pub. Res 64-37Gulfport, Miss., postal canceling stamp JOINT RESOLUTION Authorizing the Postmaster General to provide the postmaster to Gulfport, Mississippi, with a special canceling die for the Mississippi Centennial Exposition celebration. September 8, 1916 853 39 Stat. 853
     Pub. Res 64-38Mississippi Centennial Exposition JOINT RESOLUTION Authorizing the transfer of the Government exhibit, or such portion thereof as the President may determine is advisable, now at the Panama-California International Exposition at San Diego, California, to the Mississippi Centennial Exposition at Gulfport, Mississippi. September 8, 1916 854 39 Stat. 854
     Pub. Res 64-39District of Columbia, cost of living inquiry JOINT RESOLUTION Authorizing and directing the Department of Labor to make an inquiry into the cost of living in the District of Columbia and to report thereon to Congress as early as practicable. December 20, 1916 857 39 Stat. 857
  Pub. Law 64-286"Golden Gate," American registry AN ACT Authorizing the Commissioner of Navigation to cause the sailing vessel Golden Gate to be registered as a vessel of the United States. December 21, 1916 857 39 Stat. 857
  Pub. Law 64-287Right of way, Saint Louis Arsenal, Mo. AN ACT Granting to the Saint Louis, Iron Mountain and Southern Railway Company, and to the Anheuser-Busch Brewing Association, and to the Manufacturers' Railway Company permission to transfer certain rights of easement for railway purposes heretofore granted by the United States to the Saint Louis and Iron Mountain Railroad Company and to the Anheuser-Busch Brewing Association, respectively. December 21, 1916 857 39 Stat. 857
  Pub. Law 64-288Appropriations, urgent deficiencies AN ACT Making appropriations to supply urgent deficiencies in appropriations for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, nineteen hundred and seventeen, and for other purposes. December 22, 1916 859 39 Stat. 859
     Pub. Res 64-40Congressional employees, December 1916, salaries JOINT RESOLUTION Authorizing payment of the salaries of officers and employees of Congress for December, nineteen hundred and sixteen. December 22, 1916 861 39 Stat. 861
  Pub. Law 64-289Bridge, Delaware River AN ACT Extending the time for completion of the bridge across the Delaware River, authorized by an Act entitled "An Act to authorize the Pennsylvania Railroad Company and the Pennsylvania and Newark Railroad Company, or their successors, to construct, maintain, and operate a brie across the Delaware River," approved the twenty-fourth day of August, nineteen hundred and twelve. December 27, 1916 861 39 Stat. 861
     Pub. Res 64-41Springfield, Ill., special canceling stamp JOINT RESOLUTION Authorizing the Postmaster General to provide the postmaster of Springfeld, Illinois, with a special canceling die for the one hundredth anniversary of the a mission of the State of Illinois into the Federal Union. December 27, 1916 861 39 Stat. 861
  Pub. Law 64-290Stock-raising"homesteads, etc. AN ACT To provide for stock-raising homesteads, and for other purposes. December 29, 1916 862 39 Stat. 862
  Pub. Law 64-291Indian lands in Nebraska AN ACT Providing for the taxation of the lands of the Winnebago Indians and the Omaha Indians in the State of Nebraska. December 30, 1916 865 39 Stat. 865
     Pub. Res 64-42Choctaw and Chickasaw coal lands, Okla. JOINT RESOLUTION Authorizing the Secretary of the Interior to extend the time for payment of the deferred installments due on the purchase of tracts of the surface of the segregated coal and asphalt lands of the Choctaw and Chickasaw Tribes in Oklahoma. January 11, 1917 866 39 Stat. 866
     Pub. Res 64-43Smithsonian Institution, Regent JOINT RESOLUTION Providing for the filling of a vacancy in the Board of Regents of the Smithsonian Institution, in the class other than Members of Congress. January 15, 1917 866 39 Stat. 866
     Pub. Res 64-44Interstate and foreign commerce investigations JOINT RESOLUTION To continue and extend the time for making report of the joint subcommittee appointed under a joint resolution entitled "Joint Resolution creating a joint subcommittee from the membership of the Senate Committee on Interstate Commerce and the House Committee on Interstate and Foreign Commerce to investigate the conditions relating to interstate and foreign commerce, and the necessity of further legislation relating thereto, and defining the powers and duties of such subcommittee," approved July twentieth, nineteen hundred and sixteen, and providing for the filling of vacancies in said subcommittee. January 15, 1917 866 39 Stat. 866
  Pub. Law 64-292Osage Indian School, Okla. AN ACT Providing for the continuance of the Osage Indian School, Oklahoma, for a period of one year from January first, nineteen hundred and seventeen. January 18, 1917 867 39 Stat. 867
     Pub. Res 64-45Niagara River water diversion JOINT RESOLUTION Authorizing the Secretary of War to issue temporary permits for additional diversions of water from the Niagara River. January 19, 1917 867 39 Stat. 867
     Pub. Res 64-46Smithsonian Institution, Regent JOINT RESOLUTION Providing for the filling of a vacancy which will occur March first, nineteen hundred and seventeen, in the Board of Regents of the Smithsonian Institution, of the class other than Members of Congress. January 19, 1917 868 39 Stat. 868
  Pub. Law 64-293Irrigation, Yuma project, Ariz. AN ACT To provide for an auxiliary reclamation project in connection with the Yuma project, Arizona. January 25, 1917 868 39 Stat. 868
  Pub. Law 64-294Denison Coal Company lease AN ACT To permit the Denison Coal Company to relinquish certain lands embraced in its Choctaw and Chickasaw coal lease and to include within said lease other lands within the segregated coal area. January 25, 1917 870 39 Stat. 870
  Pub. Law 64-295Bridge, Allegheny River AN ACT Authorizing the Western New York and Pennsylvania Railway Company to reconstruct, maintain, and operate a bridge across the Allegheny River, in the borough of Warren and township of Pleasant, Warren County, Pennsylvania. January 27, 1917 871 39 Stat. 871
  Pub. Law 64-296Bridge, Allegheny River AN ACT Authorizing the Western New York and Pennsylvania Railway Company to reconstruct, maintain, and operate a bridge across the Allegheny River, in Glade and Kinzua Townships, Warren County, Pennsylvania. January 27, 1917 871 39 Stat. 871
  Pub. Law 64-297Bridge, Nanticoke River AN ACT Authorizing the Delaware Railroad Company to construct, maintain, and operate a bridge across the Nanticoke River at Seaford, Sussex County, Delaware. January 30, 1917 872 39 Stat. 872
  Pub. Law 64-298Bridge, Delaware River AN ACT To authorize the United New Jersey Railroad and Canal Company, and such other corporation or individuals as map be associated with it to construct a bridge across the portion of the Delaware River between the mainland of the county of Camden and State of New Jersey, and Petty Island in said county and State. January 30, 1917 872 39 Stat. 872
  Pub. Law 64-299Leprosy home AN ACT To provide for the care and treatment of persons afflicted with leprosy and to prevent the spread of leprosy in the United States. February 3, 1917 872 39 Stat. 872
  Pub. Law 64-300United States courts, jurors AN ACT To amend section two hundred and seventy-six of an Act entitled "An Act to codify, revise, and amend the laws relating to the judiciary, approved March third, nineteen hundred and eleven. February 3, 1917 873 39 Stat. 873
     Pub. Res 64-47Inaugural ceremonies at the Capitol JOINT RESOLUTION To enable the Secretary of the Senate and the Clerk of the House of Representatives to pay the necessary expenses of the inaugural ceremonies of the President of the United States on March fifth, nineteen hundred and seventeen. February 3, 1917 874 39 Stat. 874
  Pub. Law 64-301Immigration Act AN ACT To regulate the immigration of aliens to, and the residence of aliens m, the United States. February 5, 1917 874 39 Stat. 874
  Pub. Law 64-302Bridge, Allegheny River AN ACT Authorizing the Western New York and Pennsylvania Railway Company to reconstruct, maintain, and operate a bridge across the Allegheny River in the town of Allegany, county of Cattaraugus, New York. February 6, 1917 898 39 Stat. 898
  Pub. Law 64-303Bridge, Potomac River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to Washington-Newport News Short Line, a corporation, to construct a bridge across the Potomac.River. February 6, 1917 899 39 Stat. 899
     Pub. Res 64-48District of Columbia, inaugural ceremonies JOINT RESOLUTION To provide for the maintenance of public order and the protection of life and property in connection with the presidential inaugural ceremonies in nineteen hundred and seventeen. February 6, 1917 899 39 Stat. 899
  Pub. Law 64-304Army, Bernard A. Schaaf AN ACT To place Bernard A. Schaaf on the retired list of the Army. February 8, 1917 900 39 Stat. 900
  Pub. Law 64-305Flag desecration, D. C. AN ACT To prevent and punish the desecration, mutilation, or improper use, within the District of Columbia, of the flag of the United States of America. February 8, 1917 900 39 Stat. 900
  Pub. Law 64-306Denver, Colo., schools AN ACT To authorize the sale of school property in the city of Denver, Colorado, and for other purposes. February 8, 1917 39 Stat. 900
  Pub. Law 64-307Kenesaw Mountain battlefield AN ACT Authorizing the acceptance by the United States Government from the Renesaw Memorial Association of Illinois of a proposed gift of land on the Kenesaw battle field in the State of Georgia. February 8, 1917 901 39 Stat. 901
     Pub. Res 64-49District of Columbia, inaugural ceremonies JOINT RESOLUTION Authorizing the granting of permits to the committee on inaugural ceremonies on the occasion of the inauguration of the President elect in March, nineteen hundred and seventeen, and so forth. February 9, 1917 901 39 Stat. 901
  Pub. Law 64-308Alaska prohibition AN ACT To prohibit the manufacture or sale of alcoholic liquors in the Territory of Alaska, and for other purposes. February 14, 1917 903 39 Stat. 903
  Pub. Law 64-309Appropriations, fortifications AN ACT Making appropriations for fortifications and other works of defense, for the armament thereof, for the procurement of heavy ordnance for trial and service, and for other purposes. February 14, 1917 909 39 Stat. 909
  Pub. Law 64-310"Republic," enrollment and license AN ACT Authorizing the Commissioner of Navigation to cause the steamship Republic to be enrolled and licensed as a vessel of the United States. February 14, 1917 914 39 Stat. 914
  Pub. Law 64-311"Frank H. Peavey," name changed AN ACT To authorize the change of name of the steamer Frank H. Peavey to William A. Reiss. February 14, 1917 914 39 Stat. 914
  Pub. Law 64-312"Frank T. Heffelfinger," name changed AN ACT authorize the change of name of the steamer Frank T. Heffelfinger to Clemens A. Reiss. February 14, 1917 914 39 Stat. 914
  Pub. Law 64-313"George W. Peavey," name changed AN ACT To authorize the change of name of the steamer George W. Peavey to Richard J. Reiss. February 14, 1917 915 39 Stat. 915
  Pub. Law 64-314"Frederick B. Wells," name changed AN ACT To authorize the change of name of the steamer Frederick B. Wells to Otto M. Reiss. February 14, 1917 915 39 Stat. 915
  Pub. Law 64-315Public lands, Salida, Colo. AN ACT Authorizing the city of Salida, Colorado, to purchase certain public lands for public park purposes. February 14, 1917 915 39 Stat. 915
  Pub. Law 64-316Rocky Mountain Park, Colo. AN ACT To add certain lands to the Rocky Mountain National Park, Colorado. February 14, 1917 39 Stat. 916
  Pub. Law 64-317916 Mail contractors, 1860-1862 AN ACT For the relief of mail contractors. February 14, 1917 91', 39 Stat. 917
  Pub. Law 64-318Steamboat inspection, passenger vessels AN ACT To amend section forty-four hundred and sixty-four of the Revised Statutes of the United States, relating to number of passengers to be stated in certificates of inspection of passenger vessels, and section forty-four hundred and sixty-five of the Revised Statutes of the United States, prescribing penalty for carrying excessive number of passengers on passenger vessels, and section forty-four hundred and sixty-six of the Revised Statutes of the United States, relating to special permits for excursions on passenger steamers. February 14, 1917 918 39 Stat. 918
  Pub. Law 64-319Threats against the President AN ACT To punish persons who make threats against the President of the United States. February 14, 1917 919 39 Stat. 919
  Pub. Law 64-320Right of way, Presidio of San Francisco, Cal. AN ACT Granting to the city and county of San Francisco, State of California, a right of way for a storm-water relief sewer through a portion of the Presidio of San Francisco Military Reservation. February 15, 1917 919 39 Stat. 919
  Pub. Law 64-321Public lands, Twin Falls, Idaho AN ACT To repeal an Act entitled ` An Act granting to the city of Twin Falls, Idaho, certain lands for reservoir purposes," approved June seventh, nineteen hundred and twelve, and to revoke the grant made thereby. February 15, 1917 919 39 Stat. 919
  Pub. Law 64-322Reclamation charges AN ACT To amend section one of the Act of August ninth, nineteen hundred and twelve, providing for patents on reclamation entries, and for other purposes. February 15, 1917 920 39 Stat. 920
  Pub. Law 64-323Bridge, Saint Francis River AN ACT To authorize the construction, maintenance, and operation of a wagon bridge across the Saint Francis River at a point one-half mile northwest of Parkin, Cross County, Arkansas. February 15, 1917 920 39 Stat. 920
  Pub. Law 64-324Bridge, Saint Francis River AN ACT To authorize the construction and maintenance of a bridge across the Saint Francis River at or near intersections of sections thirteen, fourteen, twenty-three, and twenty-four, township fifteen north, range six east, in Craighead County, Arkansas. February 15, 1917 920 39 Stat. 920
  Pub. Law 64-325Bridge, etc., Mahoning River AN ACT To grant to the Mahoning and Shenango Railway and Light Company, its successors and assigns, the right to construct, complete, maintain, and operate a combination dam and bridge, and approaches thereto, across the Mahoning River, near the borough of Lowellville, in the county of Mahoning and State of Ohio. February 15, 1917 921 39 Stat. 921
  Pub. Law 64-326Bridge Mississippi River AN ACT Authorizing the County of Beltrami, Minnesota, to construct a 'bridge across the Mississippi River in said county. February 15, 1917 921 39 Stat. 921
  Pub. Law 64-327Cincinnati Southern Railway trustees AN ACT To define the rights and privileges of the trustees of municipally evened interstate railways and construing the Act to regulate commerce with reference thereto. February 17, 1917 922 39 Stat. 922
  Pub. Law 64-328Missoula National Forest, Mont. AN ACT Adding certain lands to the Missoula National Forest, Montana. February I7, 1917 922 39 Stat. 922
  Pub. Law 64-329Aquila Nebeker AN ACT For the relief of Aquila Nebeker. February 1917 922 39 Stat. 922
  Pub. Law 64-330Umatilla Indian lands, Oreg. AN ACT Providing when patents shall issue to the purchaser or heirs on certain lands in the State of Oregon. February 17, 1917 923 39 Stat. 923
  Pub. Law 64-331Bridge, Fox River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the village of Fox Lake, in the county of Lake, State of Illinois, to construct a bridge across both arms of the Fox River where it connects Pistakeo Lake and Nippersink Lake, at a point suitable to the interests of navigation, in the county of Lake, State of Illinois. February 19, 1917 923 39 Stat. 923
  Pub. Law 64-332Bridge, Red River of the North AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the county commissioners of Polk County, Minnesota, and Grand Forks County, North Dakota, to construct a bridge across Red River of the North on the boundary line between said States. February 19, 1917 924 39 Stat. 924
  Pub. Law 64-333Bridge, Cumberland River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the county of Montgomery, in the State of Tennessee, to construct a bridge across the Cumberland River. February 19, 1917 924 39 Stat. 924
  Pub. Law 64-334Bridge, Cumberland River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the county of Montgomery, in the State of Tennessee, to construct a bridge across the Cumberland River. February 19, 1917 924 39 Stat. 924
  Pub. Law 64-335Bridge, Red Lake River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to Kratka Township, Pennington County, Minnesota, to construct abridge across Red Lake River. February 19, 1917 925 39 Stat. 925
  Pub. Law 64-336Bridge, Flint River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the county commissioners of Decatur County, Georgia, to reconstruct a bridge across the Flint River at Bainbridge, Georgia. February 19, 1917 925 39 Stat. 925
  Pub. Law 64-337Public lands, enlarged homesteads AN ACT To allow additional entries under the enlarged homestead Act. February 20, 1917 925 39 Stat. 925
  Pub. Law 64-338Saint Augustine, Fla., powder-house lot AN ACT To donate to the city of Saint Augustine, Florida, for park purposes, the tract of land known as the powder-house lot. February 20, 1917 926 39 Stat. 926
  Pub. Law 64-339Bridge, San Juan River AN ACT To construct a bridge in San Juan County, State of New Mexico. February 20, 1917 926 39 Stat. 926
  Pub. Law 64-340Public lands, homesteads AN ACT To restore homestead rights in certain cases. February 20, 1917 926 39 Stat. 926
  Pub. Law 64-341United States courts, Oklahoma AN ACT To amend an Act entitled "An Act to codify, revise, and amend the laws relating to the judiciary." Feb 20, 1917 927 39 Stat. 927
  Pub. Law 64-342Bridge, Arkansas River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the Conway County Bridge District to construct, maintain, and operate a bridge across the Arkansas River, in the State of Arkansas. February 21, 1917 927 39 Stat. 927
  Pub. Law 64-343Right of way, Brain fish hatchery, Tenn. AN ACT Authorizing the Secretary of Commerce to permit the construction of a public highway through the fish-cultural station in Unicoi County, Tennessee. February 21, 1917 928 39 Stat. 928
  Pub. Law 64-344Bridge, Tallapoosa River AN ACT Authorizing the construction of a bridge across the Tallapoosa River, separating the counties of Montgomery and Elmore, in the State of Alabama, at a point somewhere between Judkin Ferry and Hughes Ferry. February 21, 1917 928 39 Stat. 928
  Pub. Law 64-345Bridge, Red River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the police jury of Rapides Parish, Louisiana, to construct a bridge across Red River at or near Boyce, Louis aria,. February 21, 1917 928 39 Stat. 928
  Pub. Law 64-346United States courts, bills of interpleader AN ACT Authorizing insurance companies and fraternal beneficiary societies to file bills of interpleader. February 22, 1917 929 39 Stat. 929
  Pub. Law 64-347Vocational education AN ACT To provide for the promotion of vocational education; to provide for cooperation with the States in the promotion of such education in agriculture and the trades and industries; to provide for cooperation with the States in the preparation of teachers of vocational subjects; and to appropriate money and regulate its expenditure. February 23, 1917 929 39 Stat. 929
  Pub. Law 64-348Public lands, false representations AN ACT To punish persons who make false representations to settlers and others pertaining to the public lands of the United States. February 23, 1917 936 39 Stat. 936
  Pub. Law 64-349Army, retired officers AN ACT Authorizing transfer of certain retired Army officers to the active list. February 23, 1917 937 39 Stat. 937
  Pub. Law 64-350Public lands, extension of time AN ACT Authorizing a further extension of time to purchasers of land in the former Cheyenne and Arapahoe Indian Reservation, Oklahoma, within which to make payment. February 23, 1917 937 39 Stat. 937
  Pub. Law 64-351Ollala Slough, Oreg. AN ACT To declare Ollala Slough in Lincoln County, Oregon, nonnavigable. February 26, 1917 937 39 Stat. 937
  Pub. Law 64-352District judge, Texas AN ACT To provide for an additional judge in the State of Texas. February 26, 1917 938 39 Stat. 938
  Pub. Law 64-353Mount McKinley Park, Alaska AN ACT To establish the Mount McKinley National Park, in the Territory of Alaska. February 26, 1917 938 39 Stat. 938
  Pub. Law 64-354United States courts, Texas northern district AN ACT To create a new division of the northern judicial district of Texas, and to provide for terms of court at Wichita Falls, Texas, and for a clerk for said court, and for other purposes. February 26, 1917 939 39 Stat. 939
  Pub. Law 64-355Public lands, Great Northern Railway Company, Mont. AN ACT Authorizing the Secretary of the Interior to sell and convey to the Great Northern Railway Company certain lands in the State of Montana for division terminal yards and other railway purposes, and for other purposes. February 26, 1917 940 39 Stat. 940
  Pub. Law 64-356Public lands, Oregon AN ACT Providing for the extension of time for the reclamation of certain lands in the State of Oregon under the Carey Act. February 26, 1917 942 39 Stat. 942
  Pub. Law 64-357Steamboat Inspection, Tampa, Fla. AN ACT To amend the first and seventh paragraphs of section forty-four hundred and fourteen of the Revised Statutes of the United States, as amended by the Act of April ninth, nineteen hundred and six. February 26, 1917 942 39 Stat. 942
     Pub. Res 64-50Confederate Veterans' reunion, District o Columbia JOINT RESOLUTION Giving authority to the Commissioners of the District of Columbia to make special regulations for the occasion of the reunion of the Confederate Veterans' Association, to be held in the District of Columbia in the year nineteen hundred and seventeen, and for other purposes incident to said encampment. February 26, 1917 942 39 Stat. 942
     Pub. Res 64-51Dupont Memorial, Washington, D. C. JOINT RESOLUTION Authorizing the removal of the statue of Admiral Dupont in Dupont Circle in the city of Washington, District of Columbia, and the erection of a memorial to Admiral Dupont in place thereof. February 26, 1917 944 39 Stat. 944
  Pub. Law 64-358Indian, coal tends, surface entries AN ACT To authorize agricultural entries on surplus coal lands in Indian reservations. February 27, 1917 944 39 Stat. 944
  Pub. Law 64-359Desert land entries AN ACT Relating to desert-land entries. February 27, 1917 946 39 Stat. 946
  Pub. Law 64-360Northern Pacific land grant entries AN ACT For the relief of settlers on unsurveyed railroad lands. February 27, 1917 946 39 Stat. 946
  Pub. Law 64-361"Charles L. Hutchinson," name changed AN ACT To authorize the change of name of the steamer Charles L. Hutchinson to Fayette Brown, February 27, 1917 946 39 Stat. 946
  Pub. Law 64-362American National Red Cross AN ACT To amend section six of the Act entitled "An Act to incorporate the American National Red Cross," approved January fifth, nineteen hundred and five. February 27, 1917 946 39 Stat. 946
  Pub. Law 64-363Bridge, Saint Francis River AN ACT To authorize the construction, maintenance, and operation of a bridge across the Saint Francis River at or near Parkin, Arkansas. February 27, 1917 947 39 Stat. 947
  Pub. Law 64-364Bridge, Mississippi River AN ACT Permitting he building of a railroad bridge across the Mississippi River at Bemidji, in the State of Minnesota. February 27, 1917 947 39 Stat. 947
  Pub. Law 64-365Public building, Pittston, Pa. AN ACT To amend the public-building Act approved March fourth, nineteen hundred and thirteen, authorizing the acquisition of a suitable site for a public building at Pittston, Pennsylvania. February 27, 1917 947 39 Stat. 947
  Pub. Law 64-366Bridge, Pearl River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the County of Pearl River, Mississippi, and the fourth ward of the Parish of Washington, Louisiana, to construct a bridge across Pearl River, between Pearl River County, Mississippi, and Washington Parish, Louisiana. February 27, 1917 948 39 Stat. 948
  Pub. Law 64-367Flood control, Mississippi and Sacramento Rivers AN ACT To provide for the control of the floods of the Mississippi River and of the Sacramento River, California, and for other purposes. March 1, 1917 948 39 Stat. 948
  Pub. Law 64-368Porto Rico civil government AN ACT To provide a civil government for Porto Rico, and for other purposes. March 2, 1917 951 39 Stat. 951
  Pub. Law 64-369Appropriations, Indian Department AN ACT Making appropriations for the current and contingent expenses of the Bureau of Indian Affairs, for fulfilling treaty stipulations with various Indian tribes, and for other purposes, for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, nineteen hundred and eighteen. March 2, 1917 969 39 Stat. 969
  Pub. Law 64-370Public lands, Glacier Park Hotel Company AN ACT To authorize the sale of certain lands at or near Belton, Montana, for hotel purposes. March 2, 1917 994 39 Stat. 994
  Pub. Law 64-371Public lands, homestead entries AN ACT Providing additional time for the payment of purchase money under homestead entries of lands within the former Fort Peck Indian Reservation, Montana. March 2, 1917 994 39 Stat. 994
  Pub. Law 64-372Florida swamp lands AN ACT To validate a patent to certain lands heretofore issued to the State of Florida, to allow the said State to claim certain other lands, and for other purposes. March 2, 1917 995 39 Stat. 995
  Pub. Law 64-373California private land claims AN ACT To amend section six of an Act to expedite the settlement of title to lands in the State of California. March 2, 1917 995 39 Stat. 995
  Pub. Law 64-374Bridge, Rock River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the city of Fort Atkinson, in Jefferson County, Wisconsin, for the construction of a bridge across the Rock River, March 2 1917 996 39 Stat. 996
  Pub. Law 64-375Guilford Courthouse National Park AN ACT To establish a national military park at the battle field of Guilford Courthouse. March 2, 1917 996 39 Stat. 996
  Pub. Law 64-376Bankruptcy Act, debts AN ACT To amend section seventeen of the United States bankruptcy law of July first, eighteen hundred and ninety-eight, and amendments thereto of February fifth, nineteen hundred and three. March 2, 1917 999 39 Stat. 999
     Pub. Res 64-52Ruthenian relief JOINT RESOLUTION Requesting the President of the United States to designate and appoint a day on which funds may be raised for the relief of the Ruthenians (Ukrainians). March 2, 1917 999 39 Stat. 999
  Pub. Law 64-377Special preparedness revenues, etc. AN ACT To provide increased revenue to defray the expenses of the increased appropriations for the Army and Navy and the extensions of fortifications, and for other purposes. March 3 1917 1000 39 Stat. 1000
  Pub. Law 64-378Appropriations, District of Columbia AN ACT Making appropriations to provide for the expenses of the government of the District of Columbia for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, nineteen hundred and eighteen, and for other purposes. March 3, 1917 1004 39 Stat. 1004
  Pub. Law 64-379Appropriations, diplomatic and consular AN ACT Making appropriations for the Diplomatic and Consular Service for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, nineteen hundred and eighteen. March 3, 1917 1047 39 Stat. 1047
  Pub. Law 64-380Appropriations, postal service AN ACT Making appropriations for the service of the Post Office Department for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, nineteen hundred and eighteen, and for other purposes. March 3, 1917 1058 39 Stat. 1058
  Pub. Law 64-381Appropriations, legislative, executive, and judicial expenses AN ACT Making appropriations for the legislative, executive, and judicial expenses of the Government for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth` nineteen hundred and eighteen, and for other purposes. March 3, 1917 1070 39 Stat. 1070
  Pub. Law 64-382Glacier National Pert AN ACT To authorize an exchange of lands with owners of private holdings within the Glacier National Park. March 3, 1917 1122 39 Stat. 1122
  Pub. Law 64-383District of Columbia prohibition AN ACT To prevent the manufacture and sale of alcoholic liquors in the District of Columbia, and for other purposes. March 3, 1917 1123 39 Stat. 1123
  Pub. Law 64-384Nebraska University experiment station AN ACT Authorizing the granting of patent to certain lands adjacent to the agricultural experimental station at Scottsbluff, Nebraska, to the regents of the University of the State of Nebraska, for dry-land agricultural experimental purposes. March 3, 1917 1130 39 Stat. 1130
  Pub. Law 64-385Alaska, schools AN ACT To authorize the Legislature of Alaska to establish and maintain schools, and for other purposes. March 3, 1917 1131 39 Stat. 1131
  Pub. Law 64-386Fort Berthold Indian Reservation coal lands AN ACT To amend an Act entitled "An Act to provide for the disposal of certain lands in the Fort Berthold Indian Reservation, North Dakota," approved August third, nineteen hundred and fourteen. March 3, 1917 1131 39 Stat. 1131
  Pub. Law 64-387War Risk Insurance Bureau AN ACT To amend an Act entitled "An Act to authorize the establishment of a Bureau of War-Risk Insurance in the Treasury Department," approved September second, nineteen hundred and fourteen. March 3, 1917 1131 39 Stat. 1131
  Pub. Law 64-388Appropriations, pensions AN ACT Making appropriations for the payment of invalid and other pensions of the United States for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, nineteen hundred and eighteen, and for other purposes. March 3, 1917 1132 39 Stat. 1132
  Pub. Law 64-389Danish West Indian Islands cession AN ACT To provide a temporary government for the West Indian Islands acquired by the United States from Denmark by the convention entered into between said countries on the fourth day of August, nineteen hundred and sixteen, and ratified by the Senate of the United States on the seventh day of September, nineteen hundred and sixteen, and for other purposes. March 3, 1917 1132 39 Stat. 1132
     Pub. Res 64-53World's Purity Congress JOINT RESOLUTION Authorizing the President to appoint delegates to attend the Tenth International Congress of the World's Purity Federation, to be held in the city of Louisville, State of Kentucky, November eighth to fourteenth, nineteen hundred an seventeen. March 3, 1917 1134 39 Stat. 1134
     Pub. Res 64-54Volunteer Soldiers' Home, managers JOINT RESOLUTION For the appointment of four members of the Board of Managers of the National Home for Disabled Volunteer Soldiers. March 3, 1917 1134 39 Stat. 1134
  Pub. Law 64-390Appropriations, Department of Agriculture AN ACT Making appropriations for the Department of Agriculture for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, nineteen hundred and eighteen. March 4, 1917 1134 39 Stat. 1134
  Pub. Law 64-391Appropriations, naval service AN ACT Making appropriations for the naval service for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, nineteen hundred and eighteen, and for other purposes. March 4 1917 39 Stat. 1168
  Pub. Law 64-392Santee Sioux annuities AN ACT For the restoration of annuities to the Medawakanton and Wahpakoota (Santee) Sioux Indians declared forfeited by the Act of February sixteenth, eighteen hundred and sixty-three. March 4, 1917 1195 39 Stat. 1195
  Pub. Law 64-393Public building, Paris Tex. AN ACT For a public building at Paris, Texas. March 4, 1917 1196 39 Stat. 1196
  Pub. Law 64-394Public building, Pittsburgh, Pa. AN ACT For the enlargement of the post-office building in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. March 4, 1917 1197 39 Stat. 1197
  Pub. Law 64-395Public lands, irrigation and drainage AN ACT To amend the irrigation Act of March third, eighteen hundred and ninety-one (Twenty-sixth Statutes, page one thousand and ninety-five) section eighteen, and to amend section two of the Act of May eleventh, eighteen hundred and ninety-eight (Thirtieth Statutes, page four hundred and four). March 4, 1917 1197 39 Stat. 1197
  Pub. Law 64-396Chicago Ill., Marine hospital lake frontage AN ACT To authorize the Secretary of the Treasury in his discretion, to transfer and convey to the commissioners of Lincoln Park, of Chicago Illinois the riparian rights of the United States, as the owner of land fronting on Lake Michigan and occupied as the site of the United States marine hospital in Chicago, Illinois. March 4, 1917 1198 39 Stat. 1198
  Pub. Law 64-397Bridge, Red River AN ACT Authorizing the commissioners of the Red River Bridge District to construct a bridge across the Red River at or near Index, Texas. March 4, 1917 1198 39 Stat. 1198
  Pub. Law 64-398"Fred G. Hartwell," name changed AN ACT To authorize the change of name of the steamer Fred G. Hartwell to Harry W. Croft. March 4, 1917 1199 39 Stat. 1199
  Pub. Law 64-399"Harry A. Berwind," name changed AN ACT To authorize the change of name of the steamer Harry A. Berwind to Harvey H. Brown. March 4,'1917 1199 39 Stat. 1199
  Pub. Law 64-400Pensions, Indian wars survivors AN ACT To pension the survivors of certain Indian wars from January first, eighteen hundred and fifty-nine, to January, eighteen hundred and ninety-one, inclusive, and for other purposes. March 4, 1917 1199 39 Stat. 1199
     Pub. Res 64-55Antitrusts Act, officers of corporations, etc. JOINT RESOLUTION Extending until January eighth, nineteen hundred and eighteen, the effective date of section ten of the Act entitled "An Act to supplement existing laws against unlawful restraints and monopolies, and for other purposes, approved October fifteenth, nineteen hundred and fourteen. March 4, 1917 1201 39 Stat. 1201
     Pub. Res 64-56Bond Issue, naval expenditures JOINT RESOLUTION To expedite the delivery of materials, equipment, and munitions and to secure more expeditious construction of ships. March 4, 1917 1201 39 Stat. 1201
     Pub. Res 64-57Liquor advertisements, etc. JOINT RESOLUTION Providing that section five of an Act making appropriations for the service of the Post Office Department for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth nineteen hundred and eighteen, shall not be in effect until July first, nineteen hundred and seventeen. March 4, 1917 1202 39 Stat. 1202
     Pub. Res 64-58Alaskan railroads JOINT RESOLUTION Making appropriations for the construction and operation of railroads in the Territory of Alaska. ch 4, 1917 1202 39 Stat. 1202