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Statutes at Large Volume 40 (1917-1919) Table of Contents

VOL. 39 ⇔ VOL. 41

Volume 40:
Public Law Topic Title Stat. citation
     Pub. Res 65-1War with Germany JOINT RESOLUTION Declaring that a state of war exists between the Imperial German Government and the Government and the people of the United States and making provision to prosecute the same. April 6, 2917 1 40 Stat. 1
  Pub. Law 65-1Appropriations, Congressional AN ACT Making appropriations for certain expenses incident to the first session of the Sixty-fifth Congress, and for other purposes. April 11, 1917 1 40 Stat. 1
  Pub. Law 65-2Appropriations, deficiencies AN ACT Making appropriations to supply deficiencies in appropriations for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, nineteen hundred and seventeen, and prior fiscal years, and for other purposes. April 17, 1917 2 40 Stat. 2
  Pub. Law 65-3Liberty bonds, etc. AN ACT To authorize an issue of bonds to meet expenditures for the national security and defense, and, for the purpose of assisting in the prosecution of the war, to extend credit to foreign governments, and for other purposes. April 24, 1917 35 40 Stat. 35
  Pub. Law 65-4Naval Fleet Reserve AN ACT To amend an Act entitled "An Act making appropriations for the naval service for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, nineteen hundred and seventeen, and for other purposes," relative to the Fleet Naval Reserve. April 25, 1917 37 40 Stat. 37
  Pub. Law 65-5Navy enlistments AN ACT To provide for the extension of minority enlistments in the naval service. April 25, 1917 38 40 Stat. 38
  Pub. Law 65-6Hydrographic Office AN ACT To authorize the detail of additional officers to the Hydrographic Office. April 25, 1917 38 40 Stat. 38
  Pub. Law 65-7Navy, midshipmen AN ACT To increase the number of midshipmen at the Naval Academy until September first, nineteen hundred and eighteen. April 25, 1917 38 40 Stat. 38
  Pub. Law 65-8Naval Reserve officers AN ACT To increase the age limit for persons appointed as officers in the Naval Reserve. April 25 1917 38 40 Stat. 38
  Pub. Law 65-9District of Columbia, Odd Fellows Hall AN ACT To amend an Act approved June twenty-ninth, nineteen hundred and six, and entitled "An Act to authorize the Grand Lodge of the Independent Order of Odd Fellows of the District of Columbia to sell, hold, and convey certain real estate." April 30 1917 38 40 Stat. 38
  Pub. Law 65-10Enlistment of aliens AN ACT To amend section ten of chapter two of the Criminal Code. May 7, 1917 39 40 Stat. 39
  Pub. Law 65-11Appropriations, Army AN ACT Making appropriations for the support of the Army for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, nineteen hundred and eighteen, and for other purposes. May 12, 1917 40 40 Stat. 40
     Pub. Res 65-2Enemy vessels JOINT RESOLUTION Authorizing the President to take over for the United States the possession and title of any vessel within its jurisdiction which at the time of coming therein was owned in whole of in part by any corporation, citizen, or subject of any nation with which the United States may be at war, or was under register of any such nation, and for other purposes. May 12, 1917 75 40 Stat. 75
  Pub. Law 65-12Army emergency increase AN ACT To authorize the President to increase temporarily the Military Establishment of the United States. May 18, 1917 76 40 Stat. 76
  Pub. Law 65-13Bridge, Mississippi River AN ACT Authorizing the county of Morrison, Minnesota, to construct a bridge across the Mississippi River in said county. May 22, 1917 83 40 Stat. 83
  Pub. Law 65-14Bridge, Mississippi River AN ACT Authorizing the city of Bemidji, Minnesota, to construct a bridge across the Mississippi River at or near that place. May 22, 1917 83 40 Stat. 83
  Pub. Law 65-15Naval Reserve Force, insular possessions AN ACT To amend an Act entitled "An Act making appropriations for the naval service for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth; nineteen and seventeen, and for purposes, relative to enrollments in the Naval Reserve Force. May 22, 1917 84 40 Stat. 84
  Pub. Law 65-16Bridge, Wabash River AN ACT Granting consent to Ernest B. Denison, A. J. Barchfield and Ethan I. Dodds to construct a bridge across the Wabash River within or near the city Amita of the city of Vincennes, Indiana. May 22, 1917 84 40 Stat. 84
  Pub. Law 65-17Navy increase AN ACT To temporarily increase the commissioned and warrant and enlisted strength of the Navy and Marine Corps, and for other purposes. May 22, 1917 84 40 Stat. 84
     Pub. Res 65-3Red Cross buildings, D. C. JOINT RESOLUTION To grant authority for the erection of temporary buildings at the headquarters of the American Red Cross, Washington, District of Columbia. May 22, 1917 90 40 Stat. 90
  Pub. Law 65-18Appropriations, Military Academy AN ACT Making appropriations for the support of the Military Academy for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, nineteen hundred and eighteen, and for other purposes. May 29, 1917 90 40 Stat. 90
  Pub. Law 65-19Railroad car service AN ACT To amend an Act entitled "An Act to regulate commerce," as amended, in respect of car service, and for other purposes. May 29, 1917 101 40 Stat. 101
     Pub. Res 65-4Pneumatic mail-tube service JOINT RESOLUTION Making immediately available moneys appropriated for the investigation of the pneumatic mail-tube service in the Act approved March third, nineteen hundred and seventeen. June 1, 1917 102 40 Stat. 102
     Pub. Res 65-5Smithsonian grounds, D. C., temporary buildings JOINT RESOLUTION Authorizing the Board of Regents of the Smithsonian Institution to permit the Secretary of War to erect temporary burgs in the Smithsonian Grounds. June 9, 1917 102 40 Stat. 102
  Pub. Law 65-20War Risk Insurance, crews, etc. 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, and for other purposes. June 12, 1917 102 40 Stat. 102
  Pub. Law 65-21Appropriations, sundry civil expenses AN ACT Making appropriations for sundry civil expenses of the Government for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, nineteen hundred and eighteen, and for other purposes. June 12, 1917 105 40 Stat. 105
  Pub. Law 65-22Home guards, arming, etc. AN ACT To authorize the issue to States and Territories and the District of Columbia of rifles and other property for the equipment of organizations of home guards. June 14, 1917 181 40 Stat. 181
  Pub. Law 65-23Appropriations, urgent deficiencies AN ACT Making appropriations to supply urgent deficiencies in appropriations for the Military, and Naval Establishments on account of war expenses for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, nineteen hundred and seventeen, and for other purposes. June 15, 1917 182 40 Stat. 182
  Pub. Law 65-24Espionage, etc. AN ACT To punish acts of interference with the foreign relations, the neutrality, and the foreign commerce of the United States, to punish espionage, and better to enforce the criminal laws of the United States, and for other purposes. June 15, 1917 217 40 Stat. 217
     Pub. Res 65-6Army, Engineer Corps JOINT RESOLUTION Relating to the service of certain retired officers of the Army. June 15, 1917 231 40 Stat. 231
  Pub. Law 65-25Federal Reserve Act amendments AN ACT To amend the Act approved December twenty-third, nineteen hundred and thirteen, known as the Federal Reserve Act, as amended by the Acts of August fourth, nineteen hundred and fourteen, August fifteenth, nineteen hundred and fourteen, March third, nineteen hundred and fifteen, and September seventh, nineteen hundred and sixteen. June 21, 1917 232 40 Stat. 232
     Pub. Res 65-7Panama Canal, pay of Governor JOINT RESOLUTION to correct an error in the sundry civil appropriation Act for the fiscal year nineteen hundred and eighteen. June 21, 1917 240 40 Stat. 240
     Pub. Res 65-8Niagara River, water diversion JOINT RESOLUTION Extending the time within which the "Joint resolution authorizing the Secretary of War to issue temporary permits for additional diversions of water from the Niagara River" shall remain in effect. June 30, 1917 241 40 Stat. 241
  Pub. Law 65-26Condemning lands for military uses AN ACT To authorize condemnation proceedings of lands for military purposes. July 2, 1917 241 40 Stat. 241
  Pub. Law 65-27Quarter dollar Coin AN ACT Providing for the modification of the designs of the current quarter dollar. July 9, 1917 242 40 Stat. 242
     Pub. Res 65-9Public Health officers, war service JOINT RESOLUTION To fix the status and rights of officers of the Public Health Service when serving with the Coast Guard, the Army, or the Navy. July 9, 1917 242 40 Stat. 242
  Pub. Law 65-28Appropriations, Congressional employees AN ACT Making appropriations for certain session employees of the Senate and House of Representatives. July 17, 1917 242 40 Stat. 242
     Pub. Res 65-10Public lands mining assessments JOINT RESOLUTION To relieve the owners of mining claims who have teen mustered into the military or naval service of the United States as officers or enlisted men from performing assessment work during the term of such service. July 17 1917 243 40 Stat. 243
  Pub. Law 65-29Army, Signal Corps aviation, etc. AN ACT To authorize the President to increase temporarily the Signal Corps of the Army and to purchase, manufacture, maintain, repair, and operate airships, and to make appropriations therefor, and for other purposes. July 24, 1917 243 40 Stat. 243
  Pub. Law 65-30Bridge, Arkansas River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the Sebastian bridge district to construct a bridge across the Arkansas River, at the foot of Garrison Avenue, at Fort Smith, Arkansas. July 27, 1917 247 40 Stat. 247
  Pub. Law 65-31Aviation site, San Diego Bay, Cal. AN ACT Authorizing the President to take possession, on behalf of the United States, for use as sites for permanent aviation stations for the Army and Navy and for aviation school purposes, of the whole of North Island in the harbor of San Diego, California, and for other purposes. July 27 1917 247 40 Stat. 247
  Pub. Law 65-32Public lands, homestead residence, etc. AN ACT For the relief of homestead entrymen or settlers who enter the military or naval service of the United Staten in time of war. July 28, 1917 248 40 Stat. 248
  Pub. Law 65-33Bridge, Wabash River AN ACT To authorize the county of Cass, in the State of Indiana, to construct a bride across the Wabash River east of the city of Logansport, at a point known as Cedar Or Rock.and, inlaid Wabash River. July 28, 1917 249 40 Stat. 249
  Pub. Law 65-34Bridge, Bayou Macon AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the Pritchard-Wheeler Lumber Company, of Wisner, Louisiana, to construct a bridge across Bayou Macon, in Louisiana, at a point east of the town, of Wiener, Louisiana. July 28, 1917 249 40 Stat. 249
  Pub. Law 65-35Bridge, Little River AN ACT To authorize the construction, maintenance, and operation of a bridge across Little River, at or near the foot of the gar hole about one-half mile south of the Juuesboro, Lake City and Eastern Railway bridge across Little River, Arkansas. August 3, 1917 049 40 Stat. 249
  Pub. Law 65-36Public lands, desert-land entries AN ACT For the protection of desert-land entrymen who enter the military or naval service of the United States in time of war. August 7, 1917 280 40 Stat. 250
  Pub. Law 65-37Appropriations, 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. August 8, 1917 250 40 Stat. 250
  Pub. Law 65-38Interstate Commerce Commission AN ACT To amend the Act to regulate commerce, as amended, and for other purposes. August 9, 1917 270 40 Stat. 270
  Pub. Law 65-39Interstate commerce, preferential shipments, etc. AN ACT To amend the Act to regulate commerce, as amended, an for other purposes. August 10, 1917 272 40 Stat. 272
  Pub. Law 65-40Food survey, etc. AN ACT To provide further for the national security and defense by stimulating agriculture and facilitating the distribution of agricultural products. August 10, 1917 273 40 Stat. 273
  Pub. Law 65-41Food, fuel, etc., conservation AN ACT*To provide further for the national security and defense by encouraging the production, conserving the supply, and controlling the distribution of food products and fuel. August 10, 1917 276 40 Stat. 276
  Pub. Law 65-42Dam, Mermentau River AN ACT To authorize and empower the Southwest Louisiana Waterways Association, of the State of Louisiana, to construct a lock and dam in Mermentau River, in the State of Louisiana. September 19, 1917 287 40 Stat. 287
     Pub. Res 65-11Willapa Harbor and River, Wash. JOINT RESOLUTION For improving Willapa Harbor and River, Washington. September 19, 1917 287 40 Stat. 287
  Pub. Law 65-43Second Liberty Bonds, etc. AN ACT To authorize an additional issue of bonds to meet expenditures for the national security and defense, and, for the purpose of assisting in the prosecution of the war, to extend additional credit to foreign Governments, and for other purposes. September 24, 1917 288 40 Stat. 288
  Pub. Law 65-44Bridge; Arkansas River AN ACT Extending the time for the construction of a bridge across the Arkansas River between the cities of Little Rock and Argenta, Arkansas. September 25, 1917 295 40 Stat. 295
  Pub. Law 65-45Treasury Department, D. C., building AN ACT To authorize the construction of a building for the use of the Treasury Department. September 27, 1917 295 40 Stat. 295
  Pub. Law 65-46Bridge, Tug Fork, Big Sandy River AN ACT To extend the time for constructing a bridge across the Tug Fork of the Big Sandy River near Warfield, Kentucky, and Kermit, West Virginia, authorized by an Act approved January twenty-eighth, nineteen hundred and sixteen. September 28, 1917 296 40 Stat. 296
  Pub. Law 65-47Bridge, Saline River AN ACT To authorize the construction, maintenance. and operation of a bridge across the Saline River, at or near Suttons Ferry, Arkansas. October 1, 1917 298 40 Stat. 296
  Pub. Law 65-48Aircraft Board AN ACT To create the Aircraft Board and provide for its maintenance. October I 1, 1917 296 40 Stat. 296
  Pub. Law 65-49Public lands, potassium deposits AN ACT To authorize exploration for and disposition of potassium. October 2, 1917 297 40 Stat. 297
  Pub. Law 65-50War Revenue Act AN ACT To provide revenue to defray war expenses, and for other purposes. October 3, 1917 300 40 Stat. 300
  Pub. Law 65-51Bridge, Mobile Bay AN ACT To authorize the Gulf Ports Terminal Railway Company, a corporation existing under the laws of the State of Florida, to construct a bridge over and across the headwaters of Mobile Bay and such navigable channels as are between the east side of the Bay and Blakely Island, in Baldwin and Mobile Counties, Alabama. October 5, 1917 339 40 Stat. 339
  Pub. Law 65-52Bridge, Red River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the Gainesville Red River Bridge Company to construct a bridge across Red River. October 5, 1917 339 40 Stat. 339
  Pub. Law 65-53Bridge, Fox River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the city of Elgin, Illinois to construct, maintain, and operate a bridge across the Fox River at Elgin. October 5, 1917 339 40 Stat. 339
  Pub. Law 65-54Bridge Mississippi River AN ACT Extending the time for the construction of a bridge across the Mississippi River in Aitkin County, Logan Township, State of Minnesota. October 5, 1917 340 40 Stat. 340
  Pub. Law 65-55Repatriation AN ACT Defining the status of citizens of the United States who have entered the military or naval services of certain countries during the existing war in Europe. October 5, 1917 340 40 Stat. 340
  Pub. Law 65-56Port Angeles, Wash., land transfer AN ACT Authorizing the county of Clallam, in the State of Washington, to convey to. the city of Port Angeles certain lands. October 5, 1917 341 40 Stat. 341
  Pub. Law 65-57Bridge, Mississippi River AN ACT Authorizing the counties of Case and Itasca, Minnesota, to construct a bridge across the Mississippi River between said counties. October 5, 1917 341 40 Stat. 341
  Pub. Law 65-58Bridge, Mississippi River AN ACT Authorizing the counties of Itasca and Cam, Minnesota, to construct a bridge ac4~ss the Mississippi River in said counties. October 5, 1917 341 40 Stat. 341
  Pub. Law 65-59Bridge, Arkansas River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to Webbers Falls Railroad Company, a corporation, its successors and assigns, to construct a bridge across the Arkansas River, between the towns of Webbers Falls and Gore, in the State of Oklahoma. October 5, 1917 342 40 Stat. 342
  Pub. Law 65-60Bridge, Waccamaw River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to The Whiteville Lumber Company to construct a bridge across Waccamaw River. October 5, 1917 342 40 Stat. 342
  Pub. Law 65-61National bank notes AN ACT To amend the laws relating to the denominations of circulating notes by national banks and to permit the issuance of notes of small denominations and for other purposes. October 5, 1917 S42 40 Stat. 342
     Pub. Res 65-12Public lands, mining assessments JOINT RESOLUTION To suspend the requirements of annual assessment work on mining claims during the years nineteen hundred and seventeen and nineteen hundred and eighteen. October 5, 1917 343 40 Stat. 343
     Pub. Res 65-13Congressional employees' salaries, October, 1917 JOINT RESOLUTION Authorizing the payment of October salaries to officers and employees of the Senate and House of Representatives on the day of adjournment of the present session. October 5, 1917 343 40 Stat. 343
  Pub. Law 65-62Navy, air station site AN ACT To provide for the acquisition of an air station site for the United States Navy. October 6, 1917 344 40 Stat. 344
  Pub. Law 65-63Bridge, Little Kanawha River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the Gilmer-Pittsburgh Coal Company to construct a bridge across the Little Kanawha River. October 6, 1917 344 40 Stat. 344
  Pub. Law 65-64Appropriations, urgent deficiencies AN ACT Making appropriations to supply urgent deficiencies in appropriations for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, nineteen hundred and eighteen, and prior fiscal years, on account of war expenses, and for other purposes. October 6, 1917 345 40 Stat. 345
  Pub. Law 65-65Immediate transportation, Northgate, N. Dak. AN ACT For the establishment of Northgate, in the State of North Dakota, as a port of entry for immediate transportation without appraisement of dutiable merchandise. October 6, 1917 384 40 Stat. 384
  Pub. Law 65-66Army, pay allotments AN ACT Making further provision for the allotment of pay of officers, enlisted men, and civilian employees of the Army, and for other purposes. October 6, 1917 384 40 Stat. 384
  Pub. Law 65-67Bridge, Little River AN ACT To authorize the construction, maintenance, and operation of abridge across Little River, in Poinsett County, Arkansas, at or near the section line between sections thirty-five and thirty-six, township eleven north, range six east. October 6, 1917 385 40 Stat. 385
  Pub. Law 65-68Explosives AN ACT To prohibit the manufacture, distribution, storage, use, and possession in time of war of explosives, providing regulations for the safe manufacture, distribution, storage, use, and possession of the same, and for other purposes. October 6, 1917 385 40 Stat. 385
  Pub. Law 65-69Bridge, Flint River AN ACT Extending the time for the construction of abridge across Flint River, in the State of Georgia. October 6, 1917 389 40 Stat. 389
  Pub. Law 65-70Navy, lost property AN ACT To provide for the reimbursement of officers, enlisted men, and others in the naval service of the United States for property lost or destroyed in such service. October 6, 1917 389 40 Stat. 389
  Pub. Law 65-71Public lands, affidavits AN ACT Providing for an amendment to section twenty-two hundred and ninety-three of the Revised Statutes, allowing homestead and other public land affidavits to be taken before the military commander of any person engaged in military or naval service of the United States. October 6, 1917 391 40 Stat. 391
  Pub. Law 65-72Public building, Durant, Okla. AN ACT Amending the Act to increase the limit of the cost of certain public buildings, and so forth. October 6, 1917 391 40 Stat. 391
  Pub. Law 65-73Coast wise trade, foreign registry vessels, etc. AN ACT Giving the United States Shipping Board power to suspend present provisions of law and permit vessels of foreign registry and foreign-built vessels admitted to American registry under the Act of August eighteenth, nineteen hundred and fourteen, to engage in the coastwise trade during the present war and for a period of one hundred and twenty days thereafter, except the coastwise trade with Alaska. October 6, 1917 392 40 Stat. 392
  Pub. Law 65-74Navy, gratuity to retired list AN ACT To provide for the payment of six months gratuity to the widow, children, or other previously designated dependent relative of retired officers or enlisted men on active duty. October 6, 1917 392 40 Stat. 392
  Pub. Law 65-75Bridge, Mahoning River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the Trumbull Steel Company, its successors and assigns, to construct, maintain, and operate a bridge and approaches thereto across the Mahoning River, in the State of Ohio. October 6, 1917 392 40 Stat. 392
  Pub. Law 65-76Army, staff officers, Reserve Corps, etc. AN ACT To authorize the issuance of Reserve Corps and National Army commissions in the lower grades of staff corps and to remove the fixed age limits requiring the discharge of Reserve Corps officers. October 6, 1917 393 40 Stat. 393
  Pub. Law 65-77Navy, liquor, etc., prohibition at camps AN ACT To promote the efficiency of the United States Navy October 6, 1917 393 40 Stat. 393
  Pub. Law 65-78Navy courts martial AN ACT To provide for the service of officers of auxiliary naval forces on naval courts. October 6, 1917 393 40 Stat. 393
  Pub. Law 65-79Army, chaplains AN ACT Authorizing appointment of chaplains at large for the United States Army. October 6, 1917 394 40 Stat. 394
  Pub. Law 65-80Patents, withholding issue, etc. AN ACT To prevent the publication of inventions by the grant of patents that might be detrimental to the public safety or convey useful information to the enemy, to stimulate invention, and provide adequate protection to owners of patents, and for other purposes. October 6, 1617 394 40 Stat. 394
  Pub. Law 65-81Bridge, Tug River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the Wolf Creek Lumber Company to maintain a bridge already constructed across Tug River. October 6, 1917 395 40 Stat. 395
  Pub. Law 65-82Judicial Code, State workmen's compensation laws AN ACT To amend sections twenty-four and two hundred and fifty-six of the Judicial Code, relating to the jurisdiction of the district courts, so as to save to claimants the rights and remedies under the workmen's compensation law of any State. October 6, 1917 395 40 Stat. 395
  Pub. Law 65-83Obsolete ordnance, North Carolina AN ACT Authorizing the Secretary of War to donate to the State of North,Carolina two brass cannon, with carriage. October 6, 1917 396 40 Stat. 396
  Pub. Law 65-84Bridge, Arkansas River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress for the construction of a bridge and approaches thereto across the Arkansas River between the cities of Little Rock and Argeata. October 6, 1917 396 40 Stat. 396
  Pub. Law 65-85Bridge, Rio Grande AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the city of El Paso, Texas, to construct a bridge across the Rio Grande River within or near the city limits of El Paso, Texas, such construction to be made with the consent and cooperation of the Republic of Mexico. October 6, 1917 396 40 Stat. 396
  Pub. Law 65-86Army, Medical and Dental Corps, etc. AN ACT To provide for the promotion of first lieutenants in the lar Army and National Guard to the grade of captain, and respecting the Dental Corps of t e Army and medical and dental students, and for other purposes. October 6, 1917 397 40 Stat. 397
  Pub. Law 65-87Navy ration AN ACT To amend section fifteen hundred and eighty-five of the Revised Statutes of the United States. October 6, 1917 397 40 Stat. 397
  Pub. Law 65-88Navy, ratings, artificer branch AN ACT To establish certain new ratings in the United States Navy, and for other purposes. October 6, 1917 397 40 Stat. 397
  Pub. Law 65-89Army, provisional use of Cavalry AN ACT To authorize the President to organize provisionally as Field Artillery or Infantry and to use as Field Artillery or Infantry during the existing emergency such regiments of Cavalry as he may designate. October 6, 1917 398 40 Stat. 398
  Pub. Law 65-90War Risk Insurance, Army and Navy 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, and for other purposes. October 6, 1917 398 40 Stat. 398
  Pub. Law 65-91Trading with the enemy AN ACT To define, regulate, and punish trading with the enemy, and for other purposes. October 6, 1917 411 40 Stat. 411
     Pub. Res 65-14Irrigation, Rio Grande project, N. Mex. and Tex. JOINT RESOLUTION To authorize the Secretary of Interior to expend funds in New Mexico and Texas for drainage purposes. October 6, 1917 426 40 Stat. 426
     Pub. Res 65-15Customs, distilled spirits imports JOINT RESOLUTION Authorizing and directing the Secretary of the Treasury to permit the entry of distilled spirits into bonded warehouses under bond, conditioned for the export of such distilled spirits to some foreign country within one year from the date of entry into the United States. October 6, 1917 427 40 Stat. 427
     Pub. Res 65-16Army, lands for Ordnance Department JOINT RESOLUTION Authorizing the expenditure of money upon lands purchased for use of the Ordnance Department of the Army without reference to section three hundred and fifty-five of the Revised Statutes. October 6, 1917 427 40 Stat. 427
     Pub. Res 65-17War with Austria-Hungary JOINT RESOLUTION Declaring that a state of war exists between the Imperial and Royal Austro-Hungarian Government and the Government and the people of the United States, and making provision to prosecute the same. December 7, 1917 429 40 Stat. 429
  Pub. Law 65-92Appropriations, deficiencies AN ACT Making appropriations to supply deficiencies in appropriations for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, nineteen hundred and eighteen, and for other purposes. December 15, 1917 429 40 Stat. 429
     Pub. Res 65-18Congressional employees' salaries, December, 1917 JOINT RESOLUTION Authorizing the payment of salaries of officers and employees of Congress for December, nineteen hundred and seventeen. December 18, 1917 430 40 Stat. 430
  Pub. Law 65-93Naval Academy, midshipmen AN ACT To increase the number of midshipmen at the United States Naval Academy. December 20, 1917 430 40 Stat. 430
  Pub. Law 65-94Public lands, homestead settlers AN ACT To authorize absence by homestead settlers and entrymen, and for other purposes. December 20, 1917 430 40 Stat. 430
     Pub. Res 65-19Pneumatic-tube mail investigation JOINT RESOLUTION Extending the commission provided for in the Act entitled "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," approved March third, nineteen hundred and seventeen, with the same authorities, powers, and provisions until on or before March first, nineteen hundred and eighteen. December 26, 1917 431 40 Stat. 431
     Pub. Res 65-20Antitrust Act, 1914, officers of corporations, etc. JOINT RESOLUTION Extending until January first, nineteen hundred and nineteen, 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. January 12, 1918 431 40 Stat. 431
  Pub. Law 65-95Farm loan bonds AN ACT Amending section thirty-two, Federal Farm Loan Act, approved July seventeenth, nineteen hundred and sixteen. January 18, 1918 431 40 Stat. 431
  Pub. Law 65-96Bridge, Monongahela River AN ACT Extending the time for the construction, of abridge across the Monongahela River at or near the city of Fairmont, West Virginia. January 26, 1918 432 40 Stat. 432
  Pub. Law 65-97Philippine Islands, militia, etc. AN ACT To authorize the calling into the service of the United States the militia and other locally created armed forces in the Philippine Islands, and for other purposes. January 26, 1918 432 40 Stat. 432
  Pub. Law 65-98Choctaso an Chickasaw, coal and asphalt deposits AN ACT Providing for the sale of the coal and asphalt deposits in the segregated mineral land in the Choctaw and Chickasaw Nations, Oklahoma. February 8, 1918 433 40 Stat. 433
     Pub. Res 65-21"Garabed." JOINT RESOLUTION For the purpose of promoting efficiency, for the utilization of the resources and industries of the United States, for lessening the expenses of the war, and restoring the loss caused by the war by providing for the employment of a discovery or invention called the "Garabed," claiming to make possible the utilization of free energy. February 8, 1918 435 40 Stat. 435
  Pub. Law 65-99Bridge, Mississippi River AN ACT To extend the time for the completion of the municipal bridge approaches, and extensions or additions thereto, by the city of Saint Louis, within the States of Illinois and Missouri. February 11, 1918 436 40 Stat. 436
  Pub. Law 65-100Dominican Republic, Navy and Marine Corps detail AN ACT To authorize and empower officers rage. and enlisted men of the Navy and Marine Corps to serve under the Government of the Dominican Republic, and for other purposes. February 11, 1918 437 40 Stat. 437
  Pub. Law 65-101Yuma, Ariz., reclamation project AN ACT To amend section four of the Act entitled "An Act to provide for an auxiliary reclamation project in connection with the Yuma project, Arizona." February 11, 1918 437 40 Stat. 437
     Pub. Res 65-22War-Risk insurance JOINT RESOLUTION Granting to certain persons in the active war service an extension of time within which application for insurance may be made under section four hundred and one of the 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, as amended by the Act approved October sixth, nineteen hundred seventeen. February 12, 1918 438 40 Stat. 438
  Pub. Law 65-102Housing Shipyard employees AN ACT To authorize and empower the United States Shipping Board Emergency Fleet Corporation to purchase, lease, requisition, or otherwise acquire, and to sell or otherwise dispose of improved or unimproved land, houses, buildings, and for other purposes. March 1, 1918 438 40 Stat. 438
  Pub. Law 65-103Soldiers' and sailors civil relief AN ACT To extend protection to the civil rights of members of the Military and Naval Establishments of the United States engaged in the present war. March 8, 1918 440 40 Stat. 440
     Pub. Res 65-23Colville Indian Reservation ceded lands JOINT RESOLUTION Providing additional time for the payment of purchase money under homestead entries within the former Colville Indian Reservation, Washington. March 11, 1918 449 40 Stat. 449
  Pub. Law 65-104Bridge, Fox River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the village of East Dundee and the village of West Dundee to construct a bridge across the Fox River. March 13, 1918 450 40 Stat. 450
  Pub. Law 65-105Army, furloughs to enlisted men AN ACT To authorize the Secretary of War to grant furloughs without pay and allowances to enlisted men of the Army of the United States. March 16,118 450 40 Stat. 450
  Pub. Law 65-106Daylight saving AN ACT To save daylight and to provide standard time for the United States. March 19, 1918 450 40 Stat. 450
  Pub. Law 65-107Federal railroad control AN ACT To provide for the operation of transportation systems while under Federal control, for the just compensation of their owners, and for other purposes. March 21, 1918 451 40 Stat. 451
  Pub. Law 65-108Public lands, desert land entries AN ACT To amend an Act entitled "An Act making appropriations to supply deficiencies in appropriations for the fiscal year nineteen hundred and fifteen and for prior years, and for other purposes. March 21 1918 458 40 Stat. 458
     Pub. Res 65-24Civil service examinations JOINT RESOLUTION Amending the Act of July second, nineteen hundred and nine, governing the holding of civil-service examinations. March 27, 1918 459 40 Stat. 459
  Pub. Law 65-109Appropriations, deficiencies for war expenses, etc. AN ACT Making appropriations to supply urgent deficiencies in appropriations for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, nineteen hundred and eighteen, and prior fiscal years, on account of war expenses, and for other purposes. March 28, 1918 459 40 Stat. 459
     Pub. Res 65-25Secretary of the Interior, assistant to JOINT RESOLUTION Authorizing the assistant to the Secretary of the Interior to sign official papers and documents. March 28, 1918 499 40 Stat. 499
  Pub. Law 65-110Petroleum on passenger steamers AN ACT To permit the use of certain refined products of petroleum as stores on steam vessels carrying passengers. March 29, 1918 499 40 Stat. 499
  Pub. Law 65-111Navy, effects of deceased persons AN ACT To provide for the disposition of the effects of deceased persons in the naval service. March 29, 1918 499 40 Stat. 499
  Pub. Law 65-112Navy, firemen AN ACT To amend section fifteen hundred and seventy of the Revised Statutes of the United States. March 29, 1918 499 40 Stat. 499
  Pub. Law 65-113Navy, gun pointers and captains AN ACT To authorize the payment of gun pointers and gun captains while temporarily absent from their regular stations, and for other purposes. March 29, 1918 500 40 Stat. 500
     Pub. Res 65-26Memorial to Civil War religious sisters as nurses JOINT RESOLUTION Authorizing the erection of a memorial in Washington to the memory and in honor of the members of the various orders of sisters who gave their services as nurses on battle fields, in hospitals, and on floating hospitals during the Civil War. March 29, 1918 500 40 Stat. 500
  Pub. Law 65-114Philippine Scouts AN ACT To authorize the appointment of officers of the Philippine Scouts as officers in the militia or other locally created armed forces of the Philippine Islands drafted into the service of the United States, and for other purposes. March 30, 1918 500 40 Stat. 500
  Pub. Law 65-115Army, reenlisting enlisted men AN ACT To provide for restoration to their former grades of enlisted men discharged to accept commissions, and for other purposes.. March 30, 1918 501 40 Stat. 501
  Pub. Law 65-116Navy and Marine Corps, officers dropped from rolls AN ACT To authorize the President to drop from the rolls any naval or Marine Corps officer absent without leave for three months, or who has been convicted of any offense punishable by confinement in the penitentiary by the civil authorities, and prohibiting such officer's reappointment. April 2, 1918 501 40 Stat. 501
  Pub. Law 65-117Naval Academy, course reduced AN ACT To authorize the President to reduce temporarily the course of instruction at the United States Naval Academy. April 2, 1918 501 40 Stat. 501
     Pub. Res 65-27War Risk Insurance, applications JOINT RESOLUTION Authorizing the granting of insurance under the Act entitle" An Act to authorize the establishment of a Bureau of War Risk Insurance in the Treasury Department," a proved September second, nineteen hundred and fourteen, as amended by the Act approve October sixth, nineteen hundred and seventeen, on application by a person other than the person to be insured. April 2, 1918 502 40 Stat. 502
  Pub. Law 65-118"A. T. Kinney," steamer AN ACT To authorize the change of name of the steamship Caldera to A. T. Kinney. April 4, 1918 502 40 Stat. 502
  Pub. Law 65-119Port Angeles, Wash., town lots AN ACT Providing for the disposal of certain lands in block thirty-two, in the city of Port Angeles, State of Washington. April 4, 1918 502 40 Stat. 502
  Pub. Law 65-120Third Liberty Bond Act AN ACT To amend an Act approved September twenty-fourth, nineteen hundred and seventeen, entitled "An Act to authorize an additional issue of bonds to meet expenditures for the national security and defense, and, for the purpose of assisting in the prosecution of the war, to extend additional credit to foreign governments, and for other purposes." April 4, 1918 502 40 Stat. 502
  Pub. Law 65-121War Finance Corporation AN ACT To provide further for the national security and defense, and, for the purpose of assisting in the prosecution of the war, to provide credits for industries and enterprises in the United States necessary or contributory to the prosecution of the war, and to supervise the issuance of securities, and for other purposes. b, 1918 506 40 Stat. 506
  Pub. Law 65-122War Department, three Assistant Secretaries AN ACT to amend an Act entitled "An Act providing for an Assistant Secretary of War," approved March fifth, eighteen hundred and ninety, and for other purposes. April 6 1918 515 40 Stat. 515
  Pub. Law 65-123Columbia River boundary waters AN ACT To ratify the compact and agreement between the States of Oregon and Washington regarding concurrent jurisdiction over the waters of the Columbia River and its tributaries in connection with regulating, protecting, and preserving fish. April 8, 1918 515 40 Stat. 515
  Pub. Law 65-124Bridge, White River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the Forsyth special road district of Taney County, Missouri, to construct a bridge across White River at Forsyth, Missouri. April 8, 1918 516 40 Stat. 516
  Pub. Law 65-125Navy, warrant officers AN ACT To regulate the pay of retired chief warrant officers and warrant officers on active duty. April 10, 1918 516 40 Stat. 516
  Pub. Law 65-126Export trade promotion AN ACT To promote export trade, and for other purposes. April 10, 1918 516 40 Stat. 516
  Pub. Law 65-127Lands for military uses, nitrate plants AN ACT To amend an Act entitled 7'-An Act to authorize condemnation proceedings of lands for military purposes," approved July second, nineteen hundred and seventeen, and for other purposes. April 11, 1918 518 40 Stat. 518
  Pub. Law 65-128Appropriations, diplomatic and consular AN ACT Making appropriations for the Diplomatic and Consular Service for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, nineteen hundred and nineteen. April 15, 1918 519 40 Stat. 519
  Pub. Law 65-129Army, commutation of quarters, officers AN ACT To provide quarters or commutation thereof to commissioned officers in certain cases. April 16, 1918 530 40 Stat. 530
  Pub. Law 65-130Bridge, Clark Fork River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the county commissioners of Bonner County, Idaho, to construct abridge across the Clark Fork River in Bonner County, Idaho. April 16, 1918 530 40 Stat. 530
  Pub. Law 65-131Alien enemy women AN ACT To amend section four thousand and sixty-seven of the Revised Statutes by extending its scope to include women. April 16, 1918 531 40 Stat. 531
  Pub. Law 65-132Army, Reserve Officers' Training Corps etc. AN ACT To suspend for the period of the present war sections forty-five, forty-six, and fifty-six of An Act entitled "An Act for making further and more effectual provision for the national defense, and for other purposes," approved June third, nineteen hundred and sixteen, and for other purposes. April 17, 1918 531 40 Stat. 531
  Pub. Law 65-133Damages by American forces abroad AN ACT To give indemnity for damages caused by American forces abroad. April 18, 1918 532 40 Stat. 532
  Pub. Law 65-134Carrier pigeons AN ACT To prevent interference with the use of homing pigeons by the United States, to provide a penalty for such interference, and for other purposes. April 19, 1918 533 40 Stat. 533
  Pub. Law 65-135Destroying war materials, etc., sabotage AN ACT To punish the willful injury or destruction of war material, or of war premises or utilities used in connection with war material, and for other purposes. April 20, 1918 533 40 Stat. 533
  Pub. Law 65-136Army, travel, enlisted men AN ACT To provide for reimbursement of actual expenses or fiat per diem for enlisted men traveling on duty under competent orders. April 20, 1918 534 40 Stat. 534
  Pub. Law 65-137Army, filling emergency vacancies AN ACT To amend section eight of an Act entitled "An Act to authorize the President to increase temporarily the Military Establishment of the United States," approved May eighteenth, nineteen hundred and seventeen. April 20, 1918 534 40 Stat. 534
  Pub. Law 65-138Street railroads for shipyard employees AN ACT To amend the emergency shipping fund provisions of the urgent deficiency appropriation Act approved June fifteenth, nineteen hundred and seventeen, so as to empower the President and his designated agents to take over certain transportation systems for the transportation of shipyard and plant employees, and for other purposes April 22, 1918 535 40 Stat. 535
  Pub. Law 65-139Silver bullion, sale, etc. AN ACT To conserve the gold supply of the United States; to permit the settlement in silver of trade balances adverse to the United States; to provide silver for subsidiary coinage and for commercial use; to assist foreign governments at war with the enemies of the United States; and for the above purposes to stabilize the price and encourage the production of silver. April 23, 1918 535 40 Stat. 535
  Pub. Law 65-140Navy, ordnance proving ground AN ACT To authorize the Secretary of the Navy to increase the facilities for the proof and test of ordnance material, and for other purposes. April 26, 1918 537 40 Stat. 537
  Pub. Law 65-141District of Columbia, railroad aiding AN ACT To authorize the extension of a spur track or siding from the existing lines of railroad in the District of Columbia across First Street Northeast, between L and M Streets, to the buildings occupied by the field medical supply depot of the Army. April 29, 1918 538 40 Stat. 538
  Pub. Law 65-142Seward, Alaska, bonds AN ACT To authorize the incorporated town of Seward Alaska, to issue bonds in any sum not exceeding $25,000 for the purpose of constructing dikes, flumes, and other works to confine the waters of Lowell Creek for the protection of said town. May 1, 1918 539 40 Stat. 539
  Pub. Law 65-143District of Columbia, garbage, etc. AN ACT To provide for the collection and disposal of garbage and miscellaneous refuse of the District of Columbia. May 6, 1918 539 40 Stat. 539
     Pub. Res 65-28Appropriations, House of Representatives JOINT RESOLUTION Making an appropriation for contingent expenses of the louse of Representatives. May 6, 1918 542 40 Stat. 542
  Pub. Law 65-144Immigration, admission of aliens serving in armed forces, etc. AN ACT To amend the naturalization Page. laws and to repeal certain sections of the Revised Statutes of the United States and other laws relating to naturalization, and for other purposes. May 9, 1918 542 40 Stat. 542
  Pub. Law 65-145Sale of war materials, etc. AN ACT Authorizing the President during the existing emergency to sell supplies, materials, equipment, or other property, heretofore or hereafter purchased, acquired, or manufactured by the United States, in connection with, or incidental to, the prosecution of the war. May 10, 1918 548 40 Stat. 548
  Pub. Law 65-146Aeroplane postage AN ACT Authorizing postage rates on aeroplane mail. May 10, 1918 548 40 Stat. 548
  Pub. Law 65-147Steam vessels, crew, etc. AN ACT To amend the Act of March third, nineteen hundred and thirteen, entitled "An Act to regulate the officering and manning of vessels subject to the inspection laws of the United States." May 11, 1918 548 40 Stat. 548
  Pub. Law 65-148Naval Academy age admission AN ACT To fix the age limits for candidates for admission to the United States Naval Academy. May 14, 1918 550 40 Stat. 550
  Pub. Law 65-149Housing for war workers AN ACT To authorize the President to provide housing for war needs. May 16,191S 550 40 Stat. 550
  Pub. Law 65-150Espionage offenses AN ACT To amend section three, title one, of the Act entitled "An Act to punish acts of interference with the foreign relations, the neutrality, and the foreign commerce of the United States, to punish espionage, and better to enforce the criminal laws of the United States, and for other purposes," approved June fifteenth, nineteen hundred and seventeen, and for other purposes. May 16, 1918 553 40 Stat. 553
     Pub. Res 65-29Army emergency increase, draft quota JOINT RESOLUTION Providing for the calling into military service of certain classes of persons registered and liable for military service under the terms of the Act of Congress approved May eighteenth, nineteen hundred and seventeen, entitled, "An Act to authorize the President to increase temporarily the Military Establishment of the United States." May 16, 1918 554 40 Stat. 554
  Pub. Law 65-151War Risk insurance, attorneys' fees 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, and an Act in amendment thereto, approved October sixth, nineteen hundred and seventeen. May 20, 1918 555 40 Stat. 555
  Pub. Law 65-152Consolidation of executive bureaus, etc. AN ACT Authorizing the President to coordinate or consolidate executive bureaus, agencies, and offices, and for other purposes, in the interest of economy and the more efficient concentration of the Government. May 20, 1918 556 40 Stat. 556
     Pub. Res 65-30Army emergency increase, draft of June 5, 1918 JOINT RESOLUTION Providing for the registration for military service of all male persons citizens of the United States and all male persons residing in the United States who have, since the fifth day of June, nineteen hundred and seventeen, and. on or before the day set for the registration by proclamation by the President, attained the age of twenty-one years, in accordance with such rules and regulations as the President may prescribe under the terms of the Act approved May eighteenth, nineteen hundred and seventeen, entitled "An Act to authorize the President to increase temporarily the Military Establishment of the United States." May 20, 1918 557 40 Stat. 557
  Pub. Law 65-153National banks, Red Cross subscriptions AN ACT Authorizing national banks to subscribe to the American National Red Cross. May 22, 1918 558 40 Stat. 558
  Pub. Law 65-154Foreign travel restrictions AN ACT To prevent in time of war departure from or entry into the United States contrary to the public safety. May 22, 1918 559 40 Stat. 559
  Pub. Law 65-155District of Columbia, podiatry AN ACT To regulate the practice of podiatry in the District of Columbia. May 23, 1918 560 40 Stat. 560
  Pub. Law 65-156District of Columbia, alley dwellings AN ACT To amend an Act entitled "An Act to provide, in the interest of public health, comfort, morals, and safety, for the discontinuance of the use as dwellings of buildings situated in the alleys of the District of Columbia," approved September twenty-fifth, nineteen hundred and fourteen. May 23, 1918 560 40 Stat. 560
  Pub. Law 65-157Hawaii, prohibition AN ACT To prohibit the sale, manufacture, and importation of intoxicating liquors in the Territory of Hawaii during the period of the war, except as hereinafter provided. May 23, 1918 560 40 Stat. 560
  Pub. Law 65-158Army, chaplains AN ACT To amend section fifteen of the Act approved June third, nineteen hundred and sixteen, entitled "An Act for making further and more effectual provision for the national defense, and for other purposes," as amended by the Act approved May twelfth, nineteen hundred and seventeen, entitled "An Act making appropriations for the support of the Army for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, nineteen hundred and eighteen, and for other purposes." May 25, 1918 561 40 Stat. 561
  Pub. Law 65-159Appropriations, 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 nineteen. May 25, 1918 561 40 Stat. 561
  Pub. Law 65-160Bridge, Bayou Bartholomew AN ACT Extending the time for the construction of a bridge across the Bayou Bartholomew, in Ashley County, Wilmot Township, State of Arkansas. May 29, 1918 592 40 Stat. 592
  Pub. Law 65-161Fort Hall Indian Reservation, townsite AN ACT To authorize the establishment of a town site on the Fort Hall Indian Reservation, Idaho. May 31, 1918 592 40 Stat. 592
  Pub. Law 65-162Oregon-California railroad grant lands AN ACT To authorize the Secretary of the Interior to exchange for lands in private ownership lands formerly embraced in the grant to the Oregon and California Railroad Company. May 31, 1918 593 40 Stat. 593
     Pub. Res 65-31District of Columbia, rent profiteering JOINT RESOLUTION To prevent rent profiteering in the District of Columbia. May 31, 1918 593 40 Stat. 593
  Pub. Law 65-163Illinois centennial half dollar AN ACT To authorize the coinage of fifty-cent pieces in commemoration of the one hundredth anniversary of the admission of the State of Illinois into the Union. June 1, 1918 594 40 Stat. 594
  Pub. Law 65-164Appropriations, deficiencies for war expenses, etc. AN ACT Making appropriations to supply additional urgent deficiencies in appropriations for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, nineteen hundred and eighteen, on account of war expenses and for other purposes. June 4, 1918 594 40 Stat. 594
  Pub. Law 65-165Shipping, undocumented vessels AN ACT To require numbering and recording of undocumented vessels. June 7, 1918 602 40 Stat. 602
  Pub. Law 65-166Steamboat Inspection, appeals from local boards AN ACT To provide for appeals from decisions of boards of local inspectors of vessels, and for other purposes. June 10, 1918 602 40 Stat. 602
  Pub. Law 65-167Pensions, Civil War services, etc. AN ACT To amend an Act entitled "An Act granting pensions to certain enlisted men, soldiers, and officers who served in the Civil War and the War with Mexico," approved May eleventh, nineteen hundred and twelve. June 10, 1918 603 40 Stat. 603
  Pub. Law 65-168Hawaii, female suffrage AN ACT Granting to the Legislature of the Territory of Hawaii additional powers relative to elections and qualifications of electors. June 13, 1918 604 40 Stat. 604
  Pub. Law 65-169United States courts, Oklahoma AN ACT To amend section one hundred and one of the Judicial Code. June 13, 1918 604 40 Stat. 604
  Pub. Law 65-170Michigan western judicial district marshal AN ACT To increase the salary of the United States marshal for the western district of Michigan. June 13, 1918 605 40 Stat. 605
  Pub. Law 65-171United States courts, Virginia AN ACT To amend section one hundred and eleven of the Judicial Code. June 13, 1918 605 40 Stat. 605
  Pub. Law 65-172Five Civilized Tribes, heirship, etc. AN ACT To provide for a determination of heirship in cases of deceased members of the Cherokee, Choctaw, Chickasaw, Creek, and Seminole Tribes of Indians in Oklahoma, conferring jurisdiction upon district courts to partition lands belonging to full-blood heirs of allottees of the Five Civilized Tribes, and for other purposes. June 14, 1918 606 40 Stat. 606
  Pub. Law 65-173Bridge, Little Peedee River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to Marion and Horry Counties, South Carolina, to construct a bridge across Little Peedee River. June 19, 1918 606 40 Stat. 606
  Pub. Law 65-174Aids to Navigation, lighthouse keepers, etc. AN ACT To authorize aids to navigation and for other works in the Lighthouse Service, and for other purposes. June 20, 1918 607 40 Stat. 607
  Pub. Law 65-175War Risk Insurance, family allotments, etc. 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, as amended. June 25, 1918 609 40 Stat. 609
  Pub. Law 65-176Safe locomotive boilers, salaries of inspectors AN ACT To amend an Act entitled "An Act to promote the safety of employees and travelers upon railroads by compelling common carriers engaged in interstate commerce to equip their locomotives with safe and suitable boilers and appurtenances thereto," approved February seventeenth, nineteen hundred and eleven. June 26, 1918 616 40 Stat. 616
  Pub. Law 65-177Flathead Indian Reservation, G. H. Beckwith AN ACT To authorize the Secretary of the Interior to issue a deed to G. H. Beckwith for certain land within the Flathead Indian Reservation, Montana. June 27, 1918 616 40 Stat. 616
  Pub. Law 65-178Vocational rehabilitation AN ACT To provide for vocational rehabilitation and return to civil employment of disabled persons discharged from the military or naval forces of the United States, and for other purposes. June 27, 1918 617 40 Stat. 617
  Pub. Law 65-179Appropriations, Military Academy AN ACT Making appropriations for the support of the Military Academy for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, nineteen hundred and nineteen, and for other purposes. June 27, 1918 620 40 Stat. 620
     Pub. Res 65-32James Buchanan statue, D. C. JOINT RESOLUTION Authorizing the erection on the public grounds in the city of 'Washington, District of Columbia, of a statue of James Buchanan, a former President of the United States. June 27, 1918 632 40 Stat. 632
  Pub. Law 65-180Alaska, homestead entries AN ACT To amend the homestead law in its application to Alaska, and for other purposes. June 28, 1918 632 40 Stat. 632
     Pub. Res 65-33Niagara River, diversion of water JOINT RESOLUTION Authorizing the Secretary of War to issue permits for the diversion of water from the Niagara River. June 29, 1918 633 40 Stat. 633
     Pub. Res 65-34Immigration, readmission of aliens serving in armed forces JOINT RESOLUTION Authorizing the readmission to the United States of certain aliens who have been conscripted or have volunteered for service with the military forces of the United States or cobelligerent forces. June 29, 1918 634 40 Stat. 634
  Pub. Law 65-181Appropriations, sundry civil expenses AN ACT Making appropriations for sundry civil expenses of the Government for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, nineteen hundred and nineteen, and for other purposes. July 1, 1918 634 40 Stat. 634
  Pub. Law 65-182Appropriations, naval service AN ACT Making appropriations for the naval service for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, nineteen hundred and nineteen, and for other purposes. July 1, 1918 704 40 Stat. 704
  Pub. Law 65-183Steamboat Inspection Service, officials AN ACT To amend sections forty-four hundred and two, forty-four hundred and four, and forty-four hundred and fourteen of the Revised Statutes of the United States. July 2, 1918 739 40 Stat. 739
  Pub. Law 65-184Appropriations, 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 nineteen, and for other purposes. July 2, 1918 741 40 Stat. 741
  Pub. Law 65-185Appropriations, postal service AN ACT Making appropriations for the service of the Post Office Department for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, nineteen hundred and nineteen, and for other purposes. July 2, 1918 742 40 Stat. 742
     Pub. Res 65-35Military Academy,.Aurelio Collazo JOINT RESOLUTION Authorizing the Secretary of War to receive for instruction at the United States Military Academy at West Point, Aurelio Collazo, a citizen of Cuba. July 2, 1918 755 40 Stat. 755
  Pub. Law 65-186Migratory Bird Treaty Act AN ACT To give effect to the convention between the United States and Great Britain for the protection of migratory birds concluded at Washington, August sixteenth, nineteen hundred and sixteen, and for other purposes. July 3, 1918 755 40 Stat. 755
  Pub. Law 65-187Bridges, Big Sandy River, etc. AN ACT To authorize the W. M. Ritter Lumber Company, a corporation, to construct bridges across the branches and tributaries of the Big Sandy and their tributaries, in the counties of Buchanan and Dickenson, in the State of Virginia. July 3, 1918 757 40 Stat. 757
  Pub. Law 65-188Appropriations, 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 nineteen, and for other purposes. July 3. 1918 757 40 Stat. 757
  Pub. Law 65-189Appropriations, 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. July 8, 1918 815 40 Stat. 815
  Pub. Law 65-190Uniform friendly nations AN ACT Providing for the protection of the uniform of friendly nations, an for other purposes. July 8, 1918 821 40 Stat. 821
  Pub. Law 65-191Appropriation, deficiencies for war expenses, etc. AN ACT Making appropriations to supply deficiencies in appropriations for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth nineteen hundred and eighteen, and prior fiscal years, on account of war expenses, and for other purposes. July 8, 1918 821 40 Stat. 821
     Pub. Res 65-36Annual appropriations extended, etc. JOINT RESOLUTION Making appropriations for certain necessary operations of the Government and of the District of Columbia for the months of July and August, nineteen hundred and eighteen, and for other purposes. July 8, 1918 843 40 Stat. 843
  Pub. Law 65-192Fourth Liberty Bond Act AN ACT To authorize an additional issue of bonds to meet expenditures for the national security and defense, and for the purpose of assisting in the prosecution of the war, to extend additional credit to foreign Governments, and for other purposes. July 9, 1918 844 40 Stat. 844
  Pub. Law 65-193Appropriations, Army AN ACT Malting appropriations for the support of the Army for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, nineteen hundred and nineteen. July 9, 1918 845 40 Stat. 845
  Pub. Law 65-194Atlanta, Ga., Penitentiary, manufacture of supplies AN ACT To equip the United States Penitentiary, Atlanta, Georgia, for the manufacture of supplies for the use of the Government, for the compensation of prisoners for their labor, and for other purposes, July 10, 1918 896 40 Stat. 896
  Pub. Law 65-195War Risk Insurance, friend vessels, etc. AN ACT To amend the war-risk insurance Act. July 11, 1918 897 40 Stat. 897
  Pub. Law 65-196Bridge, Mahoning River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the county commissioners of Trumbull County, Ohio, to construct, operate, and maintain a bridge and approaches thereto across the Mahoning River in the State of Ohio. July 12, 1918 899 40 Stat. 899
     Pub. Res 65-37Nobel peace prize JOINT RESOLUTION Providing for the disposition of moneys represented in the Alfred Bernard Nobel peace prize, awarded in nineteen hundred and six. July 12, 1918 899 40 Stat. 899
  Pub. Law 65-197Bridge, Tug River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the P. M. C. Coal Company to construct and maintain a bridge across Tug River, connecting Pike County, Kentucky, and Mingo County, West Virginia. July 15, 1918 899 40 Stat. 899
  Pub. Law 65-198Shipping Act, 1916, amendments AN ACT To amend the Act approved September seventh, nineteen hundred and sixteen, entitled "An Act to establish a United States Shipping Board for the 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 in the foreign and interstate commerce of the United States, and for other purposes. July 15, 1918 900 40 Stat. 900
  Pub. Law 65-199Pensions, widows of volunteers, War with Spain, etc. AN ACT To pension widows and minor children of officers and enlisted men who served in the War with Spain, Philippine insurrection, or in China. July 16, 1918 903 40 Stat. 903
     Pub. Res 65-38Federal control of telegraph, telephone, etc., systems JOINT RESOLUTION To authorize the President, in time of war, to supervise or take possession and assume control of any telegraph, telephone, marine cable, or radio system or systems or any part thereof and to operate the same in such manner as may be needful or desirable for the duration of the war, and to provide just compensation therefor. July 16, 1918 904 40 Stat. 904
  Pub. Law 65-200Appropriations, 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 18, 1918 904 40 Stat. 904
  Pub. Law 65-201Screw threads standardization AN ACT To provide for the appointment of a commission to standardize screw threads. July 18, 1918 912 40 Stat. 912
  Pub. Law 65-202Shipping charters, control, etc. AN ACT To confer on the President power to prescribe charter rates and freight rates and to requisition vessels, and for other purposes. July 18, 1918 913 40 Stat. 913
  Pub. Law 65-203Immediate transportation, Oswego, N. Y. AN ACT For the establishment of Oswego, in the State of New York as a port of en try, for immediate transportation without appraisement of dutiable merchandise. July 20, 1918 916 40 Stat. 916
  Pub. Law 65-204Immediate transportation, Bar Harbor, lie AN ACT For the establishment of Bar Harbor, in the State of Maine, as a port of entry and delivery for the immediate transportation without appraisement of dutiable merchandise. July 20, 1918 917 40 Stat. 917
  Pub. Law 65-205Red Lake Indian Reservation entries AN ACT To validate certain public-land entries. July 25, 1918 917 40 Stat. 917
  Pub. Law 65-206German-American Alliance abolished AN ACT To repeal the Act entitled "An Act to incorporate the National German-American Alliance," approved February twenty-fifth, nineteen hundred and seven. July 30, 1918 917 40 Stat. 917
  Pub. Law 65-207South Omaha riot damages AN ACT To authorize the payment of indemnities to the Government of Greece for injuries inflicted on its nationals during riots occurring in South Omaha, Nebraska, February twenty-first, nineteen hundred and nine. August 30, 1918 917 40 Stat. 917
  Pub. Law 65-208Appropriations, District of Columbia. AN ACT Making appropriations to provide for the expenses off the government o the District of Columbia for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, nineteen hundred and nineteen, and for other purposes. August 31, 1918 918 40 Stat. 918
  Pub. Law 65-209American Red Cross free entries AN ACT To authorize the importation without the payment of duty of sundry articles for the American National Red Cross to be donated or used by it solely to or for the benefit of the land or naval forces of the United States or its allies, or for the relief of the civilian population of the United States or of its allies. August 31, 1918 9 40 Stat. 954
  Pub. Law 65-210Army emergency increase, draft, 18 to 45 age limit AN ACT Amending the Act entitled "An Act to authorize the President to increase temporarily the Military Establishment of the United States," approved May eighteenth, nineteen hundred and seventeen. August 31, 1918 955 40 Stat. 955
     Pub. Res 65-39Annual appropriations extended JOINT RESOLUTION Making appropriations for certain necessary operations of the Government for the month of September, nineteen hundred and eighteen, and for other purposes. August 31, 1918 957 40 Stat. 957
  Pub. Law 65-211Bozeman, Mont., building site AN ACT To authorize the Secretary of the Treasury to convey to the city of Bozeman, Montana, certain land for alley purposes. September 10, 1918 957 40 Stat. 957
  Pub. Law 65-212Bridge, Monongahela River AN ACT Extending the time for the construction of a bridge across the Monongahela River at or near the city of Fairmont, West Virginia. September 11, 1918 958 40 Stat. 958
     Pub. Res 65-40Prohibitory liquor zones JOINT RESOLUTION Authorizing the President to establish zones in which intoxicating liquors may not be sold, manufactured, or distributed. September 12, 1918 958 40 Stat. 958
  Pub. Law 65-213Montana school lands AN ACT Authorizing the State of Montana to select other lands in lieu of lands in section sixteen, township two north, range thirty east, within the limits of the Huntley irrigation project and the ceded portion of Crow Indian Reservation in said State. September 13, 1918 9 40 Stat. 958
  Pub. Law 65-214Wisconsin and Minnesota boundary AN ACT To approve mutual cessions of territory by the States of Wisconsin and Minnesota and the consequent changes in the boundary line between said States. September 13, 1918 959 40 Stat. 959
     Pub. Res 65-41Public lands, soldiers' entries JOINT RESOLUTION Amending section eight of the amendment to the Act entitled "An Act to authorize the President to increase temporarily the Military Establishment of the United States," approved May eighteenth, nineteen hundred and seventeen. September 13, 1918 960 40 Stat. 960
  Pub. Law 65-215District of Columbia, minimum-wage law AN ACT To protect the lives and health and morals of women and minor workers in the District of Columbia, and to establish a Minimum Wage Board, and define its powers and duties, and to provide for the fixing of minimum wages for such workers, and for other purposes. September 19, 1918 960 40 Stat. 960
  Pub. Law 65-216Public lands, resurveys AN ACT Authorizing the resurvey or retracement of lands heretofore returned as surveyed public lands of the United States under certain conditions. September 21, 1918 965 40 Stat. 965
  Pub. Law 65-217Supplement to Second Liberty Bond Act AN ACT To supplement the Second Liberty Bond Act, as amended, and for other purposes. September 24, 1918 40 Stat. 965
  Pub. Law 65-218Federal Reserve Act amendments AN ACT To amend and reenact sections four, eleven, sixteen, nineteen, and twenty-two of the Act approved December twenty-third, nineteen hundred and thirteen, and known as the Federal reserve Act, and sections fifty-two hundred and eight and fifty-two hundred and nine, Revised Statutes. September 26, 1918 967 40 Stat. 967
  Pub. Law 65-219Appropriations, Agricultural Department AN ACT Making appropriations for the Department of Agriculture for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, nineteen hundred and nineteen. October 1, 1918 973 40 Stat. 973
     Pub. Res 65-42Spanish influenza, etc. JOINT RESOLUTION To aid in combating "Spanish influenza" and other communicable diseases. October 1, 1918 1008 40 Stat. 1008
     Pub. Res 65-43Annual appropriations for agriculture, etc., continued JOINT RESOLUTION Making appropriations for certain necessary operations of the Government for the month of October, nineteen hundred and eighteen, and for other purposes. C :tuber 1, 1918 1008 40 Stat. 1008
  Pub. Law 65-220Mineral products, etc., conservation AN ACT To provide further for the national security and defense by encouraging the production, conserving the supply, and controlling the distribution of those ores, metals, and minerals which have formerly been largely imported, or of which there is or may be an inadequate supply. October 5, 1918 1009 40 Stat. 1009
  Pub. Law 65-221Alien anarchists exclusion AN ACT To exclude and expel from the United States aliens who are members of the anarchistic and similar classes. October 16, 1918 1012 40 Stat. 1012
  Pub. Law 65-222Congressional elections, bribery, etc. AN ACT To prevent corrupt practices in the election of Senators, Representatives, or Delegates in Congress. October 16, 1918 1013 40 Stat. 1013
  Pub. Law 65-223Boston, Mass., dry dock AN ACT To authorize the Secretary of the Navy to purchase from the Commonwealth of Massachusetts a large dry sock and appurtenant lands. October 17, 1918 1013 40 Stat. 1013
  Pub. Law 65-224Bridge, Susquehanna River AN ACT To authorize the Philadelphia, Harrisburg and Pittsburgh Railroad Company. its lessees. successors, and assigns, to construct a bridge across the Susquehanna River from the city of Harrisburg. Daupgrin County, Pennsylvania, to the borough of Lemoyne, Cumberland County, Pennsylvania. October 19, 1918 1013 40 Stat. 1013
     Pub. Res 65-44Readmission of aliens having war service JOINT RESOLUTION Authorizing the readmission to the United States of certain aliens who have been conscripted or have volunteered for service with the military forces of the United States or cobelligerent forces. October 19, 1918 1014 40 Stat. 1014
  Pub. Law 65-225Public lands, Sanders County, Mont. AN ACT To authorize the Secretary of the Interior to issue patent for certain land to school district numbered nine, of Sanders County, Montana. October 21, 1918 1014 40 Stat. 1014
  Pub. Law 65-226Oregon National Forest AN ACT To reserve as a part of the Oregon National Forest certain lands that were revested in the United States pursuant to the decision of the Supreme Court of the United States in the case of the Oregon and California Railroad Company against the United States. October 21, 1918 1015 40 Stat. 1015
  Pub. Law 65-227Public Building, Eatonton, Ga. AN ACT Authorizing the Secretary of the Treasury to exchange the present Federal building site at Eatonton, Georgia, for another site on the public square in said city. October 22, 1918 1015 40 Stat. 1015
  Pub. Law 65-228Criminal Code, embezzlement etc., public property AN ACT To amend section thirty-five of the Criminal Code of the United States. October 23, 1918 1015 40 Stat. 1015
  Pub. Law 65-229Public lands, stock raising homesteads AN ACT To amend section three of an Act entitled "An Act to provide for stock-raising homesteads, and for other purposes," approved December twenty-ninth, nineteen hundred and sixteen. October 25, 1918 1016 40 Stat. 1016
     Pub. Res 65-45Public Health Service reserve JOINT RESOLUTION To establish a reserve of the Public Health Service. October 27, 1919 1017 40 Stat. 1017
  Pub. Law 65-230Telephone and telegraph offenses AN ACT Providing for the protection of the users of the telephone and telegraph service and the properties and funds belonging thereto during Government' operation and control. October 29, 1918 1017 40 Stat. 1017
  Pub. Law 65-231Washington, D. C., Public Health Service building AN ACT Authorizing the construction of a building for the Public Health Service in the city of Washington, District of Columbia. October 30, 1918 1018 40 Stat. 1018
     Pub. Res 65-46Appropriations for food production continued JOINT RESOLUTION Making appropriations for certain necessary operations of the Government for the month of November, nineteen hundred and eighteen and for other purposes. November 1, 1918 1019 40 Stat. 1019
  Pub. Law 65-232National Guard, D. C. AN ACT To provide for enlistments in the National Guard of the District of Columbia, and for other purposes. November 4, 1918 1019 40 Stat. 1019
  Pub. Law 65-233First Deficiency Appropriation Act, 1919 AN ACT Making appropriations to supply deficiencies in appropriations for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1919, and prior fiscal years, on account of war expenses, and for other purposes. November 4, 1918 1021 40 Stat. 1020
  Pub. Law 65-234Guthrie, Okla., United States jail AN ACT Authorizing the conveyance of the United States jail and land on which the same is located at Guthrie, Oklahoma, to Logan County, Oklahoma. November 5, 1918 1041 40 Stat. 1041
  Pub. Law 65-235Dike, Depot Slough, Oreg. AN ACT To authorize the construction and maintenance of a dike on Depot Slough, Lincoln County, Oregon. November 7, 1918 1041 40 Stat. 1041
  Pub. Law 65-236Bridge Pearl River AN ACT To extend the' time for the construction of abridge across Pearl River, between Pearl River County, Mississippi, and Washington Parish, Louisiana. November 7, 1918 1041 40 Stat. 1041
  Pub. Law 65-237Bridge, Rock River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the county of Winnebago, in the State of Illinois, and the town of Rockford, in said county and State, to construct a bridge across Rock - River at or near Camp Grant. November 7, 1918 1042 40 Stat. 1042
  Pub. Law 65-238Bridge, Little Calumet River AN ACT To authorize the construction of a bridge across the Little Calumet River, in Cook County, State of Illinois, at or near the village of Riverdale, in said county. November 7, 1918 1042 40 Stat. 1042
  Pub. Law 65-239Hampton, Va., Volunteer Soldiers' Home AN ACT Transferring jurisdiction and control for the period of the war over the Southern Branch of the National Home for Disabled Volunteer Soldiers from the board of managers of the National Home for Disabled Volunteer Soldiers to the Secretary of War for use for Army hospital purposes. November 7, 1918 1042 40 Stat. 1042
  Pub. Law 65-240National banks, consolidation AN ACT To provide fort he consolidation of national banking associations. November 7, 1918 1043 40 Stat. 1043
  Pub. Law 65-241Public building, Nogales, Ariz. AN ACT Amending the public buildings Act approved March fourth, nineteen hundred and thirteen, providing for the purchase of a site for a public building at Nogales,Arizona. November 21 1918 1044 40 Stat. 1044
  Pub. Law 65-242Bridge, Tennessee River AN ACT To authorize the county of Loudon, in the State of Tennessee, to construct abridge across the Tennessee River near Loudon, Tennessee. November 21, 1918 1044 40 Stat. 1044
  Pub. Law 65-243Food stimulation, etc. AN ACT To enable the Secretary of Agriculture to carry out, during the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, nineteen hundred and nineteen, the purposes of the Act entitled "An Act to provide further for the national security and defense by stimulating agriculture and facilitating the distribution of agricultural products," and for other purposes. November 21, 1918 1045 40 Stat. 1045
     S. J. Res. 17Prohibition JOINT RESOLUTION Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States. Deposited in the Department of State. December 19, 1917 1050 40 Stat. 1050
  Pub. Law 65-244Minor coinage AN ACT To amend section thirty-five hundred and twenty-eight of the Revised Statutes. December 2, 1918 1051 40 Stat. 1051
  Pub. Law 65-245Bridge, Arkansas River AN ACT Extending the time for the construction of a bridge across the Arkansas River, at the foot of Garrison Avenue, at Fort Smith, Arkansas. January 1, 1919 1051 40 Stat. 1051
     Pub. Res 65-47Congressional employee's salaries, December, 1918 JOINT RESOLUTION Authorizing payment of the salaries of officers and employees of Congress for December, nineteen hundred and eighteen. January 1, 1919 1052 40 Stat. 1052
  Pub. Law 65-246War workers, D. C., transportation home AN ACT Providing for the transportation from the District of Columbia of governmental employees whose services no longer are required. January 7, 1919 1052 40 Stat. 1052
  Pub. Law 65-246½Flathead Indian Reservation, Mont AN ACT To authorize the sale of certain lands to school district numbered twenty-eight, of Missoula County, Montana. January 7, 1919 1053 40 Stat. 1053
     Pub. Res 65-48Smithsonian Institution, Regent JOINT RESOLUTION Providing for the filling of a vacancy in the Board of Regents of the Smithsonian institution, of the class other than Members of Congress. January 7, 1919 1053 40 Stat. 1053
  Pub. Law 65-247Marine Corps, officers' Army service AN ACT To provide for the temporary promotion of commissioned officers of the Marine Corps serving with the Army. January 12, 1919 1054 40 Stat. 1054
  Pub. Law 65-248Navy and Marine Corps, etc., uniforms AN ACT Providing for the purchase of uniforms, accouterments, and equipment by officers of the Navy, Marine Corps, and Coast Guard, and midshipmen at the Naval Academy from the Government at cost. January 12, 1919 1054 40 Stat. 1054
  Pub. Law 65-249Bridge, Red River of the North AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to Norman County, Minnesota, and Traill County, North Dakota, to construct a bridge across the Red River of the North on the boundary line between said States. January 13, 1919 1054 40 Stat. 1054
  Pub. Law 65-250Commerce and navigation statistics AN ACT To amend section three hundred and thirty-six of the Revised Statutes of the United States relating to the annual report on the statistics of commerce and navigation of the United States with foreign countries. January 25, 1919 1055 40 Stat. 1055
  Pub. Law 65-251Army, Chalmers G. Hall AN ACT Authorizing the President to reappoint Major Chalmers G. Hall, retired, to the active list of the Army. January 25, 1919 1055 40 Stat. 1055
     Pub. Res 65-49Alaska, mining assessment work JOINT RESOLUTION To amend Senate joint resolution numbered seventy-eight, approved October fifth, nineteen hundred and seventeen, entitled "Joint resolution to suspend requirements of the annual assessment work on mining claims during the year nineteen hundred and seventeen and nineteen hundred and eighteen." January 25, 1919 1055 40 Stat. 1055
  Pub. Law 65-252Chippewa ceded lands, Minn. AN ACT For the sale of isolated tracts of the public domain in Minnesota. February 4, 1919 1055 40 Stat. 1055
  Pub. Law 65-253Medals of honor, etc., Navy AN ACT To provide for the award of medals of honor, distinguished service medals, and Navy crosses, and for other purposes. February 4, 1919 1056 40 Stat. 1056
  Pub. Law 65-254Revenue Act of 1918 AN ACT To provide revenue, and for other purposes. February 24, 1919 1057 40 Stat. 1057
  Pub. Law 65-255Madison National Forest, Mont. AN ACT To authorize the sale of certain lands at or near Yellowstone, Montana, for hotel and other purposes. February 25, 1919 1152 40 Stat. 1152
  Pub. Law 65-256Wyoming National Forest AN ACT To authorize the addition of certain lands to the Wyoming National Forest. February 25, 1919 1152 40 Stat. 1152
  Pub. Law 65-257Public lands, absence allowed entrymen AN ACT To provide for a leave of absence for homestead entrymen in one or two periods, and for longer times. February 25, 1919 1153 40 Stat. 1153
  Pub. Law 65-258Oregon-California Railroad grant lands AN ACT To authorize the purchase by the city of McMinnville, Oregon, of certain lands formerly embraced in the grant to the Oregon and California Railroad Company and revested in the United States by the Act approved June ninth, nineteen hundred and sixteen. February 25, 1919 1153 40 Stat. 1153
  Pub. Law 65-259Lignite coals and peat AN ACT Authorizing the Secretary of the Interior to make investigations, through the Bureau of Mines, of lignite coals and peat, to determine the practicability of their utilization as a fuel and in producing commercial products. February 25, 1919 1154 40 Stat. 1154
  Pub. Law 65-260Eureka, Utah, public building AN ACT To amend the public-building Act, approved March fourth, nineteen hundred ana thirteen. February 25, 1919 1154 40 Stat. 1154
  Pub. Law 65-261Bridge, 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 bridge across the Delaware River," approved the twenty-fourth day of August, nineteen hundred and twelve. February 25, 1919 1155 40 Stat. 1155
  Pub. Law 65-262Yonkers, N. Y., public building AN ACT Increasing the limit of cost for the acquisition of a public building site at Yonkers, New York. February 25, 1919 1155 40 Stat. 1155
  Pub. Law 65-263Princeton, Ind., public building AN ACT To convey a strip of land on the site of the Federal building at Princeton, Indiana. February 25, 1919 1156 40 Stat. 1156
  Pub. Law 65-264Bridge, Pearl River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the Great Southern Lumber Company, a corporation of the State of Pennsylvania, doing business in the State of Mississippi, to construct a bridge across Pearl River, at or near the north line of section twenty-two, township eight north, range twenty-one west, west of the basis meridian, in the land district east of Pearl River, in the State of Mississippi. February 25, 1919 1156 40 Stat. 1156
  Pub. Law 65-265Judicial Code, salaries of judges AN ACT To amend an Act entitled "An Act to codify, revise, and amend the laws relating to the judiciary," approved March third, nineteen hundred and eleven. February 25, 1919 1156 40 Stat. 1156
  Pub. Law 65-266El Dorado, Kane., public building AN ACT To increase the cost of the public building at El Dorado, Kansas. February 25, 1919 1158 40 Stat. 1158
  Pub. Law 65-267Bridge Mahoning River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the Youngstown Sheet and Page Tube Company to construct, maintain, and operate a bridge across the Mahoning River, in the State of Ohio. February 25, 1919 1158 40 Stat. 1158
  Pub. Law 65-268Bridge, Mahoning River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the Youngstown Sheet and Tube Company to construct, maintain, and operate a bridge across the Mahoning River, in the State of Ohio. February 25, 1919 1159 40 Stat. 1159
  Pub. Law 65-269Bridge, Missouri River AN ACT Extending the time for construction of a bridge and for the maintenance of a pontoon and pile bridge by the Chicago, Milwaukee and Saint Paul Railway Company across the Missouri River at or near Chamberlain, South Dakota, and providing additional requirements for the bridge to be constructed. February 25, 1919 1159 40 Stat. 1159
  Pub. Law 65-270Bridge, Mississippi River AN ACT Extending the time for the construction of a bridge across the Mississippi River near and above the city of New Orleans, Louisiana, or for the construction of a tunnel or tunnels under said river in lieu of said bridge. February 25, 1919 1160 40 Stat. 1160
  Pub. Law 65-271Bridge, Red River of the North AN ACT To extend the time for the construction of a bridge across the Red River of the North, between Traill County, North Dakota, and Polk County, Minnesota. February 25, 1919 1160 40 Stat. 1160
  Pub. Law 65-272War-risk insurance, allotments of soldiers, etc. 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, and an Act in amendment thereto approved October sixth, nineteen hundred and seventeen. February 25, 1919 1160 40 Stat. 1160
  Pub. Law 65-273Public lands, extension of soldiers' homestead privileges AN ACT To extend the provisions of the homestead laws touching credit for period of enlistment to the soldiers, nurses, and officers of the Army and the seamen, marines, nurses, and officers of the Navy and the Marine Corps of the United States who have served or will have served with the Mexican border operations or during the war between the United States and Germany and her allies. February 25, 1919 1161 40 Stat. 1161
  Pub. Law 65-274Appropriation for relief of European populations AN ACT Providing for the relief of such populations in Europe, and countries contiguous thereto, outside of Germany, German-Austria, Hungary, Bulgaria, and Turkey, as maybe determined upon by the President as necessary. February 25, 1919 1161 40 Stat. 1161
  Pub. Law 65-275Second deficiency appropriation act, 1919 AN ACT Making appropriations to supply deficiencies in appropriations for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1919, and prior fiscal years, and for other purposes. February 25, 1919 1161 40 Stat. 1161
  Pub. Law 65-276Appropriations, pensions AN ACT Making appropriations for the payment of invalid and other pensions of the United States for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1920, and for other purposes. February 25, 1919 1174 40 Stat. 1174
     Pub. Res 65-50Volunteer Soldiers' Home, managers JOINT RESOLUTION For the appointment of four members of the Board of Managers of the National Home for Disabled Volunteer Soldiers. February 25, 1919 1175 40 Stat. 1175
  Pub. Law 65-277Grand Canyon National Park, Ariz. AN ACT To establish the Grand Canyon National Park in the State of Arizona. February 26, 1919 1175 40 Stat. 1175
  Pub. Law 65-278Lafayette National Park, Me. AN ACT To establish the Lafayette National Park in the State of Maine. February 26, 1919 1178 40 Stat. 1178
  Pub. Law 65-279Vocational rehabilitation, use of fund extended AN ACT Extending the use of the special fund for vocational education provided by section seven of the vocational rehabilitation Act, approved June twenty-seventh, nineteen hundred and eighteen, and for other purposes. February 26, 1919 1179 40 Stat. 1179
  Pub. Law 65-280Coos Bay Wagon Road grant lands, Oreg. AN ACT To accept from the Southern Oregon Company, a corporation organized under the laws of the State of Oregon, a reconveyance of the lands granted to the State of Oregon by the Act approved March third, eighteen hundred and sixty-nine, entitled "An Act granting lands to the State of Oregon to aid in the construction of a military wagon road from the navigable waters of Coos Bay to Roseburg, in said State," commonly known as the Coos Bay Wagon Road grant, to provide for the disposition of said lands, and for other purposes. February 26, 1919 1179 40 Stat. 1179
  Pub. Law 65-281United States courts, new trials AN ACT To amend section two hundred and sixty-nine of the Act of March third, nineteen hundred and eleven, entitled "An Act to codify, revise, and amend the laws relating to the judiciary." February 26, 1919 1181 40 Stat. 1181
  Pub. Law 65-282United States courts, clerks' salaries, etc. AN ACT To fix the salaries of the clerks of the United States district courts and to provide for their office expenses, and for other purposes. February 26, 1919 1182 40 Stat. 1182
  Pub. Law 65-283Texas northern judicial district, additional judge AN ACT Providing for the appointment of an additional district judge for the northern judicial district of the State of Texas. February 26, 1919 1183 40 Stat. 1183
  Pub. Law 65-284Connecticut judicial district, district attorney AN ACT To increase the salary of the United States district attorney for the district of Connecticut. February 26, 1919 1183 40 Stat. 1183
     Pub. Res 65-51Smithsonian Institution, Regent JOINT RESOLUTION Providing for the filling of a vacancy in the Board of Regents of the Smithsonian Institution, of the class other than Members of Congress. February 26, 1919 1183 40 Stat. 1183
     Pub. Res 65-52War Risk Insurance Bureau, disbursing clerk JOINT RESOLUTION Authorizing and directing the accounting officers of the Treasury to allow credit to the disbursing clerk of the Bureau of War Risk Insurance in certain cases. February 26, 1919 1184 40 Stat. 1184
     Pub. Res 65-53Oklahoma eastern judicial district, term of court, Hugo JOINT RESOLUTION Providing that one term of the United States District Court for the Eastern Judicial District of Oklahoma shall be held annually at Hugo, Oklahoma. February 26, 1919 1184 40 Stat. 1184
  Pub. Law 65-285Bridge, Missouri River AN ACT To authorize the counties of Morton and Burleigh, in the State of North Dakota, to construct a bridge across the Missouri River near Bismarck, North Dakota. February 27, 1919 1184 40 Stat. 1184
  Pub. Law 65-286Bridge, Rock River AN ACT For the construction of a bridge across Rock River at or near South Jackson Street in the city of Janesville, Wisconsin. February 27, 1919 1184 40 Stat. 1184
  Pub. Law 65-287Bridge, Columbia River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to Wenatchee-Beebe Orchard Company to construct a bridge across the Columbia River at or within four miles northerly from the town of Chelan Falls, in the State of Washington. February 27, 1919 1185 40 Stat. 1185
  Pub. Law 65-288Bridge, Tug River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the Fall Branch Coal Company to construct a bridge across Tug River. February 27, 1919 1185 40 Stat. 1185
  Pub. Law 65-289Bridge, Niagara River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to Oliver Cabana, junior, Myron ~. Hall, E. G. Connette, William F. MacGlashan, John H Bradley, and M. A. Hurt to construct a bridge across Niagara River within or near the city litnits of Buffalo, and for other purposes. February 27, 1919 1185 40 Stat. 1185
  Pub. Law 65-290Bridge, Roanoke River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the counties of Martin and Bertie, in the State of North Carolina, to construct a bridge across the Roanoke River at or near Williamston, North Carolina. February 27, 1919 1186 40 Stat. 1186
  Pub. Law 65-291Bridge, etc., Mahoning River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the Youngstown Sheet and Tube Company to construct, maintain, and operate a combined bridge and dam across the Mahoning River, in the State of Ohio. February 27, 1919 1186 40 Stat. 1186
  Pub. Law 65-292Bridge, Connecticut River AN ACT To extend the time for the construction of abridge across the Connecticut River between Springfield and West Springfield, in Hampden County, Massachusetts. February 27, 1919 1187 40 Stat. 1187
  Pub. Law 65-293Bridge, Missouri River AN ACT To revive and reenact the Act entitled "An Act to authorize the city of South Sioux City, in the State of Nebraska, to construct a bridge across the Missouri River between the States of Nebraska and Iowa," approved April twenty-second, nineteen hundred and twelve. February 27, 1919 1187 40 Stat. 1187
  Pub. Law 65-294Bridge, Monongahela River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the county of Allegheny, Pennsylvania, to construct, maintain, and operate a bridge across the Monongahela River, at or near the borough of Wilson, in the county of Allegheny, in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. February 27, 1919 1187 40 Stat. 1187
  Pub. Law 65-295Bridge, Ohio River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the count y of Allegheny, Pennsylvania, to construct, maintain, and operate a bridge across the Ohio River at or near McKees Rocks Borough, in the county of Allegheny, in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. February 27, 1919 1188 40 Stat. 1188
  Pub. Law 65-296Bridge, Allegheny River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the county of Allegheny, Pennsylvania, to construct, maintain, and operate a bridge across the Allegheny River at or near Millvale Borough, in the county of Allegheny, in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. February 27, 1919 1188 40 Stat. 1188
  Pub. Law 65-297Bridge, Allegheny River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the county of Allegheny, Pennsylvania, to construct, maintain, and operate a bridge across the Allegheny River, at or near Sixteenth Street, in the city of Pittsburgh, county of Allegheny, in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. February 27, 1919 1188 40 Stat. 1188
  Pub. Law 65-298Bridge, Tombigbee River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the board of supervisors of Itawamba County, Mississippi, to construct a bridge across the Tombigbee River at or near Barr's Ferry, in said county. February 27, 1919 1189 40 Stat. 1189
  Pub. Law 65-299Appropriations, postal service AN ACT Making appropriations for the service of the Post Office Department for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1920, and for other purposes. February 28, 1919 1189 40 Stat. 1189
  Pub. Law 65-300Discharged soldiers, etc., uniforms and transportation allowed AN ACT Permitting any person who has served in the United States Army, Navy, or Marine Corps in the present war to retain his uniform and personal equipment, and to wear the same under certain conditions. February 28, 1919 1202 40 Stat. 1202
  Pub. Law 65-301Flathead Indian Reservation, Mont., stock-waterinq reservations AN ACT To provide for stockwatering privileges on certain unallotted lands on the Flathead Indian Reservation, Montana. February 28, 1919 1203 40 Stat. 1203
  Pub. Law 65-302Public lands, settlers on Northern Pacific land grants, Mont. AN ACT For the relief of settlers on certain railroad lands in Montana. February 28, 1919 1204 40 Stat. 1204
  Pub. Law 65-303Cache National Forest, Utah AN ACT To consolidate certain forest lands within the Cache National Forest, Utah, and to add certain lands thereto. February 28, 1919 1204 40 Stat. 1204
  Pub. Law 65-304Reclamation projects, Mont. AN ACT To authorize an exchange of lands with the State of Montana in connection with Muddy Creek Reservoir site, Sun River project, and Nelson Reservoir site, Milk River project, and for other purposes. February 28, 1919 1205 40 Stat. 1205
  Pub. Law 65-305Sun River irrigation project, Mont. AN ACT Granting lands for school purposes in lots numbered one hundred and eleven in each of the townsites of Fort Shaw and Simms, Sun River reclamation project, Montana. February 28, 1919 1206 40 Stat. 1206
  Pub. Law 65-306San Diego, Cal., lands granted for water supply AN ACT Granting to the city of San Diego certain lands in the Cleveland National Forest and the Capitan Grande Indian Reservation for dam and reservoir purposes for the conservation of water, and for other purposes. February 28, 1919 1206 40 Stat. 1206
  Pub. Law 65-307Cache National Forest, Utah AN ACT To consolidate certain forest lands within the Cache National Forest, Utali, and to add certain lands thereto. February 28, 1919 1201209 40 Stat. 1209
  Pub. Law 65-308Castle Peak Irrigation project, Utah AN ACT For the relief of entrymen within the Castle Peak irrigation project, in Utah. February 28, 1919 1210 40 Stat. 1210
  Pub. Law 65-309Army, enlistments AN ACT To authorize the resumption of voluntary enlistment in the Regular Army, and for other purposes. February 28, 1919 1211 40 Stat. 1211
  Pub. Law 65-310Army, chief nurse's pay AN ACT To amend section four of Chapter V of an Act entitled "An Act making appropriations for the support of the Army for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, nineteen hundred and nineteen," approved July ninth, nineteen hundred and eighteen, and to make said amendment retroactive. February 28, 1919 1211 40 Stat. 1211
  Pub. Law 65-311Articles of War, remission of sentences, etc. AN ACT To amend the fiftieth article of war. February 28, 1919 1211 40 Stat. 1211
  Pub. Law 65-312War Risk Insurance, resumption of paying allotments AN ACT To authorize the payment of allotments out of the pay of enlisted men in certain cases in which these payments have been discontinued. February 28, 1919 1212 40 Stat. 1212
  Pub. Law 65-313Dams, Savannah River AN ACT To extend the time for the completion of the 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 Acts approved June third, nineteen hundred and twelve, and March first, nineteen hundred and sixteen. February 28, 1919 1212 40 Stat. 1212
     Pub. Res 65-54Francis Asbury memorial, D. C. JOINT RESOLUTION Authorizing the erection on the public grounds in the city of Washington, District of Columbia, of a memorial to Francis Asbury. February 28, 1919 1213 40 Stat. 1213
     Pub. Res 65-55Alaska mining assessment work JOINT RESOLUTION To suspend the legal requirements of assessment work on mining claims in Alaska for the years nineteen hundred and seventeen, nineteen hundred and eighteen, and nineteen hundred and nineteen, and extending to that Territory the provisions of public resolution numbered ten, Sixty-fifth Congress, approved July seventeen, nineteen hundred and seventeen, and public resolution numbered twelve Sixty-fifth Congress, approved October fifth, nineteen hundred and seventeen, as amended, and for other purposes. February 28, 1919 1213 40 Stat. 1213
  Pub. Law 65-314Appropriations, legislative, executive, and judicial AN ACT Making appropriations for the legislative, executive, and judicial expenses of the Government for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1920, and for other purposes. March 1, 1919 1213 40 Stat. 1213
  Pub. Law 65-315Texas northern judicial district, terms, Amarillo AN ACT To fix the time of holding court in the Amarillo division of the northern district of Texas. March 1, 1919 1270 40 Stat. 1270
  Pub. Law 65-316Rocky Mountain National Park, Colo. AN ACT To repeal the last proviso of section four of an Act to establish the Rocky Mountain National Park, m the State of Colorado, and for other purposes, approved January twenty-sixth, nineteen hundred and fifteen. March 1 1919 1270 40 Stat. 1270
  Pub. Law 65-317Sacramento Calif, court rooms AN ACT To provide for the fitting up of quarters in the post-office building of the city of Sacramento, California, for the accommodation of the district court of the northern district of California and its officers. March 1, 1919 1271 40 Stat. 1271
  Pub. Law 65-318Steubenville, Ohio, public building AN ACT Providing far an increase of authorization for the Federal Building at Steubenville, in the State of Ohio. March 1, 1919 1271 40 Stat. 1271
  Pub. Law 65-319Bridge, Red Lake River AN ACT To extend the time for the construction by Kratka Township of a bridge across the Red Lake River, in Pennington County, Minnesota. March 1, 1919 1271 40 Stat. 1271
  Pub. Law 65-320Bridge, Roanoke River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the county of Halifax, in the State of North Carolina, to construct a bridge across the Roanoke River. March 1, 1919 1272 40 Stat. 1272
  Pub. Law 65-321Immediate transportation, Gulfport, Miss. AN ACT For the establishment of Gulfport, Mississippi, as a port of entry and delivery for immediate transportation without appraisement of dutiable merchandise. March 2, 1919 1272 40 Stat. 1272
  Pub. Law 65-322War contracts, etc. AN ACT To provide relief in cases of contracts connected with the prosecution of the war, and for other purposes. March 2, 1919 1272 40 Stat. 1272
  Pub. Law 65-323Appropriations, 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. March 2, 1919 1275 40 Stat. 1275
  Pub. Law 65-324Screw threads standardization AN ACT To amend an Act to provide for the appointment of a commission to standardize screw threads. March 3, 1919 1291 40 Stat. 1291
  Pub. Law 65-325Fourteenth Census AN ACT To provide for the fourteenth and subsequent decennial censuses. March 3, 1919 1291 40 Stat. 1291
  Pub. Law 65-326Hospitals for discharged soldiers, etc. AN ACT To authorize the Secretary of the Treasury to provide hospital and sanatorium facilities for discharged sick and disabled soldiers, sailors, and marines. March 3, 1919 1302 40 Stat. 1302
  Pub. Law 65-327Appropriations, fortifications AN ACT Making appropriations for fortifications and other works of defense, for the armament thereof, and for the procurement of heavy ordnance for trial and service, for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1920, and for other purposes. March 3, 1919 1305 40 Stat. 1305
  Pub. Law 65-328Victory Liberty Loan Act AN ACT To amend the Liberty Bond Acts and the War Finance Corporation Act, and for other purposes. March 3, 1919 1309 40 Stat. 1309
  Pub. Law 65-329Federal Reserve Act amendments AN ACT To amend sections seven, ten, and eleven of the Federal Reserve Act, and section fifty-one hundred and seventy-two, Revised Statutes of the United States. March 3, 1919 1314 40 Stat. 1314
  Pub. Law 65-330Modoc National Forest, Calif., additions AN ACT To include certain lands in the counties of Modoc and Siskiyou, California, in the Modoc National Forest, California, and for other purposes. March 3, 1919 1316 40 Stat. 1316
  Pub. Law 65-331Cherokee Nation, interest claims AN ACT Conferring jurisdiction upon the Court of Claims to hear, consider, and determine certain claims of the Cherokee Nation against the United States. March 3, 1919 1316 40 Stat. 1316
  Pub. Law 65-332Public lands, grant to Olathe, Colo. AN ACT To grant certain lands to the town of Olathe, Colorado, for the protection of its water supply. March 3, 1919 1317 40 Stat. 1317
  Pub. Law 65-333loam, Old River, Tex. AN ACT To authorize construction of a lock and dam in Old River, in the State of Texas, and the making of improvements enabling the passage of fresh water from a portion of Trinity River above the mouth of Old River into Old River above such lock and dam, and for the protection of rice crops against salt water. March 3, 1919 1317 40 Stat. 1317
  Pub. Law 65-334Kiowa, etc., Indians ceded lands, Okla. AN ACT To authorize the contesting and cancellation of certain homestead entries, and for other purposes. March 3, 1919 1318 40 Stat. 1318
  Pub. Law 65-335Minam National Forest Oreg., additions AN ACT To add certain lands to the Minam National Forest, Oregon. March 3, 1919 1319 40 Stat. 1319
  Pub. Law 65-336Gig Harbor Military Reservation, Wash., sale of lands AN ACT Providing for the appraisal and sale of the Gig Harbor abandoned military reservation in the State of Washington, and for other purposes. March 3, 1919 1319 40 Stat. 1319
  Pub. Law 65-337Lincoln-Douglas Sanatorium, etc., Colo., lands granted to AN ACT To authorize the Secretary of the Interior to issue patent in fee simple to the National Lincoln-Douglass Sanatorium and Consumptive Hospital Association (a corporation), of Denver, Colorado, for a certain described tract of land. March 3, 1919 1320 40 Stat. 1320
  Pub. Law 65-338Rosebud Indian Reservation, S. Dak. AN ACT Authorizing the sale of certain lands in South Dakota for cemetery purposes. March 3, 1919 1320 40 Stat. 1320
  Pub. Law 65-339Malheur County, Oreg., timber from Idaho AN ACT To grant to citizens of Malheur County, Oregon, the right to cut timber in the State of Idaho for agricultural, mining, or other domestic purposes, and to remove such timber to Malheur County, Oregon. March 3, 1919 1321 40 Stat. 1321
  Pub. Law 65-340Prisoners of war, allowance to others than soldiers, etc. AN ACT Granting to members of the Army Nurse Corps (female) and Navy Nurse Corps (female), Army field clerks, field clerks, Quartermaster Corps, and civil employees of the Army pay and allowances during any period of involuntary captivity by the enemy of the United States. March 3, 1919 1321 40 Stat. 1321
  Pub. Law 65-341Chippewa Indians of~Minnesota, ceded lands AN ACT To validate and confirm certain erroneously allowed entries in the State of Minnesota. March 3, 1919 1321 40 Stat. 1321
  Pub. Law 65-342Public 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. March 3, 1919 1322 40 Stat. 1322
  Pub. Law 65-343Modoc County, Calif., timber from Nevada AN ACT To grant to citizens of Modoc County, California, the right to cut timber in the State of Nevada for agricultural, mining, or other domestic purposes, and to remove such timber to Modoc County, California. March 3, 1919 1322 40 Stat. 1322
  Pub. Law 65-344Perry's Victory Memorial Commission AN ACT Creating a commission for the maintenance, control, care, and so forth, of the Perry's Victory memorial on Put in Bay Island, Lake Erie, Ohio, and for other purposes. March 3, 1919 1322 40 Stat. 1322
     Pub. Res 65-56Representatives, compensation on discharge from war service JOINT RESOLUTION Authorizing and directing the payment of the usual compensation of Representatives in Congress to those Members of the House who have been discharged from their military or naval duties. March 3, 1919 1324 40 Stat. 1324
  Pub. Law 65-345District of Columbia, probation system AN ACT To amend and reenact an Act for the establishment of a probation system for the District of Columbia. March 4, 1919 1324 40 Stat. 1324
  Pub. Law 65-346Appropriations, diplomatic and consular AN ACT Making appropriations for the Diplomatic and Consular Service for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1920. March 4, 1919 1325 40 Stat. 1325
  Pub. Law 65-347Appropriations, Military Academy AN ACT Making appropriations for the support of the Military Academy for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1920, and for other purposes. March 4, 1919 1336 40 Stat. 1336
  Pub. Law 65-348Wheat stabilization AN ACT To enable the President to carry out the price guaranties made to producers of wheat of the crops of nineteen hundred and eighteen and nineteen hundred and nineteen and to protect the United States against undue enhancement of its liabilities thereunder. March 4, 1919 1348 40 Stat. 1348