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Statutes at Large Volume 44 (1925-1927) Table of Contents

VOL. 43 ⇔ VOL. 45

Volume 44:
Public Law Topic Title Stat. citation
     Pub. Res 69-1Congressional employees, December, 1925, salaries JOINT RESOLUTION Authorizing payment of salaries of the officers and employees of Congress for December, 1925, on the 19th day of that month. December 16, 1925 1 44 Stat. 1
     Pub. Res 69-2Postal rates committee JOINT RESOLUTION To continue section 217 of the Act reclassifying the salaries of postmasters and employees of the Postal Service, readjusting their salaries and compensation on an equitable basis, increasing postal rates to provide for such readjustment, and for other purposes (Public, Numbered 506, Sixty-eighth Congress), approved February 28, 1925, in full force and effect until not later than the end of the second week of the second regular session of the Sixty-ninth Congress. December 17, 1925 1 44 Stat. 1
     Pub. Res 69-3Holiday, D. C., December 26, 1925 JOINT RESOLUTION To declare Saturday, December 26, 1925, a legal holiday in the District of Columbia. December 22, 1925 1 44 Stat. 1
     Pub. Res 69-4Smithsonian Institution, Dwight W. Morrow, 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, 1926 2 44 Stat. 2
  Pub. Law 69-1Bridge, Columbia River AN ACT To extend the time for the completion of the construction of a bridge across the Columbia River between the States of Oregon and Washington, at or within two miles westerly from Cascade Locks, in the State of Oregon. January 26, 1926 2 44 Stat. 2
  Pub. Law 69-2Library of Congress, trust fund AN ACT To amend an Act entitled "An Act to create a Library of Congress Trust Fund Board, and for other purposes," approved March 3, 1925. January 27, 1926 2 44 Stat. 2
  Pub. Law 69-3Bridge, Savannah River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the counties of Anderson, South Carolina, and Elbert, Georgia, to construct a bridge across the Savannah River. January 30, 1926 2 44 Stat. 2
  Pub. Law 69-4Bridge, Fox River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the State of Illinois to construct, maintain, and operate a bridge and approaches thereto across the Fox River in the county of McHenry, State of Illinois, in section 26, township 45 north, range 8 east of the third principal meridian. January 30, 1926 3 44 Stat. 3
     Pub. Res 69-5Armament reduction commission JOINT RESOLUTION To provide for the expenses of the participation of the United States in the work of a preparatory commission to consider questions of reduction and limitation of armaments. February 1, 1926 3 44 Stat. 3
  Pub. Law 69-5Bridge, Red River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the State Highway Commission of Arkansas to construct, maintain, and operate a bridge across Red River near Fulton, Arkansas. February 4, 1926 3 44 Stat. 3
  Pub. Law 69-6Daughters of American Revolution, D. C. AN ACT To amend section 2 of the Act entitled "An Act to incorporate the National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution." February 5, 1926 4 44 Stat. 4
  Pub. Law 69-7Right of way, Camp Knox, Ky. AN ACT To authorize the transfer of the title to and jurisdiction over the right of way of the new Dixie Highway to the State of Kentucky. February 6, 1926 4 44 Stat. 4
  Pub. Law 69-8Bridge, Fox River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the State of Illinois to construct, maintain, and operate a bridge and approaches thereto across the Fox River in the county of La Salle, State of Illinois, in section 1, township 33 north, range 3 east of the third principal meridian. February 8, 1926 5 44 Stat. 5
  Pub. Law 69-9Bridge, Fox River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the State of Illinois to construct, maintain, and operate a bridge and approaches thereto across the Fox River, in the county of Kendall, State of Illinois, in section 32, township 37 north, range 7 east of the third principal meridian. February 8, 1926 5 44 Stat. 5
  Pub. Law 69-10Bridge, Little Calumet River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the county of Cook, State of Illinois, to construct a bridge across the Little Calumet River in Cook County, State of Illinois. February 8, 1926 5 44 Stat. 5
  Pub. Law 69-11Bridge, Palmer River AN ACT To authorize the department of public works, division of highways, of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts to construct a bridge across Palmer River. February 8, 1926 6 44 Stat. 6
  Pub. Law 69-12Bridge, Snake River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the States of Oregon and Idaho to construct, maintain, and operate a bridge and approaches across the Snake River at a point known as Ballards Landing. February 8, 1926 6 44 Stat. 6
  Pub. Law 69-13Bridge, Fox River AN ACT To authorize the construction of a bridge across Fox River, in Dundee Township, Kane County, Illinois. February 13, 1926 6 44 Stat. 6
  Pub. Law 69-14Bridge, Fox River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the State of Illinois to construct, maintain, and operate a bridge and approaches thereto across the Fox River in the county of McHenry, State of Illinois, in section 18, township 43 north, range 9 east of the third principal meridian. February 13, 1926 7 44 Stat. 7
  Pub. Law 69-15Bridge, Lake Michigan AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the South Park Commissioners, and the commissioners of Lincoln Park, separately or jointly, their successors and assigns, to construct, maintain, and operate a bridge across that portion of Lake Michigan lying opposite the entrance to Chicago River, Illinois. February 13, 1926 7 44 Stat. 7
  Pub. Law 69-16Chippewa Indians, Minnesota, per capita AN ACT Providing for a per capita payment of $50 to each enrolled member of the Chippewa Tribe of Minnesota from the funds standing to their credit in the Treasury of the United States. February 19, 1926 7 44 Stat. 7
  Pub. Law 69-17New Hampshire judicial district AN ACT To amend section 95 of the Judicial Code, as amended. February 20, 1926 8 44 Stat. 8
     Pub. Res 69-6Smithsonian Institution, Charles F. Choate, jr., Regent JOINT RESOLUTION Providing for the filling of a proximate vacancy in the Board of Regents of the Smithsonian Institution of the class other than Members of Congress. February 24, 1926 9 44 Stat. 8
  Pub. Law 69-18Bridge, Chunky River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the board of supervisors of Clarke County, Mississippi, to construct a bridge across the Chunky River, in the State of Mississippi. February 25, 1926 8 44 Stat. 8
  Pub. Law 69-19Appomattox battle fields, Virginia AN ACT To provide for the inspection of the battle fields and surrender grounds in and around old Appomattox Court House, Virginia. February 25, 1926 9 44 Stat. 9
  Pub. Law 69-20Revenue Act of 1926 AN ACT To reduce and equalize taxation, to provide revenue, and for other purposes. February 26, 1926 44 Stat. 9
  Pub. Law 69-21Bridge, Mississippi River AN ACT To extend the time for the construction of a bridge across the Mississippi River at or near the village of Clearwater, Minnesota. February 26, 1926 131 44 Stat. 131
  Pub. Law 69-22Bridge, Rainy River AN ACT To extend the time for the construction of a bridge across the Rainy River between the village of Spooner, Minnesota, and Rainy River, Ontario. February 26,19 26 131 44 Stat. 131
  Pub. Law 69-23Bridge, Columbia River AN ACT To authorize the construction of a bridge over the Columbia River at a point within two miles downstream from the town of Brewster, Okanogan County, State of Washington. February 26, 1926 131 44 Stat. 131
  Pub. Law 69-24Bridge, Rio Grande AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the Brownsville and Matamoros Rapid Transit Company for construction of a bridge across the Rio Grande at Brownsville, Texas. February 26, 1926 132 44 Stat. 132
  Pub. Law 69-25Bridge, Pearl River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the Board of Supervisors of Neshoba County, Mississippi, to construct a bridge across the Pearl River in the State of Mississippi. February 26, 1926 132 44 Stat. 132
  Pub. Law 69-26Bridge, Ohio River AN ACT Authorizing the construction of a bridge across the Ohio River between the municipalities of Rochester and Monaca, Beaver County, Pennsylvania. February 26, 1926 132 44 Stat. 132
  Pub. Law 69-27Bridge, Red River of the North AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the Civic Club of Grafton, North Dakota, to construct a bridge across the Red River of the North. February 26, 1926 132 44 Stat. 132
  Pub. Law 69-28Bridge, Rio Grande AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the Gateway Bridge Company for construction of a bridge across the Rio Grande between Brownsville, Texas, and Matamoros, Mexico. February 26, 1926 133 44 Stat. 133
     Pub. Res 69-7Sesquicentennial Exposition, Philadelphia, Pa. JOINT RESOLUTION Providing for the participation of the United States in the Sesquicentennial celebration in the city of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and authorizing an appropriation therefor, and for other purposes. February 26, 1926 133 44 Stat. 133
  Pub. Law 69-29Kansas Indians, Oklahoma AN ACT To authorize the Secretary of the Interior to issue certificates of competency removing the restrictions against alienation on the inherited lands of the Kansas or Kaw Indians in Oklahoma. February 27, 1926 134 44 Stat. 134
  Pub. Law 69-30Portland, Me., building contract AN ACT To amend the Act for the relief of contractors and subcontractors for the post offices and other buildings and work under the supervision of the Treasury Department, and for other purposes, approved August 25, 1919, as amended by Act of March 6, 1920. February 27, 1926 134 44 Stat. 134
  Pub. Law 69-31Bridge, Tug Fork of Big Sandy River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the Norfolk and Western Railway Company to construct a bridge across the Tug Fork of Big Sandy River at or near a point about two miles and a half east of Williamson, Mingo County, West Virginia, and near the mouth of Lick Branch. February 27, 1926 135 44 Stat. 135
  Pub. Law 69-32Sioux Nation AN ACT Authorizing an appropriation for the payment of certain claims due certain members of the Sioux Nation of Indians for damages occasioned by the destruction of their horses. March 1, 1926 135 44 Stat. 135
  Pub. Law 69-33Quinaielt Indian Reservation, Wash. AN ACT Authorizing an expenditure of $50,000 from the tribal funds of the Indians of the Quinaielt Reservation, Washington, for the improvement and completion of the road from Taholah to Moclips on said reservation. March 1, 1926 135 44 Stat. 135
  Pub. Law 69-34Bridge, Mississippi River AN ACT Extending the time for the construction of the bridge across the Mississippi River in Ramsey and Hennepin Counties, Minnesota, by the Chicago, Milwaukee and Saint Paul Railway. March 1, 1926 136 44 Stat. 136
  Pub. Law 69-35Appropriations, Treasury and Post Office Departments AN ACT Making appropriations for the Treasury and Post Office Departments for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1927, and for other purposes. March 2, 1926 44 Stat. 136
  Pub. Law 69-36Appropriations, First Deficiency Act, 1926 AN ACT Making appropriations to supply urgent deficiencies in certain appropriations for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1926, and prior fiscal years, to provide urgent supplemental appropriations for the fiscal years ending June 30, 1926, and June 30, 1927, and for other purposes. March 3, 1926 161 44 Stat. 161
  Pub. Law 69-37South Platte River compact AN ACT To grant the consent and approval of Congress to the South Platte River compact. March 8, 1926 195 44 Stat. 195
  Pub. Law 69-38Bridge, Fox River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the highway commissioner of the town of Elgin, Kane County, Illinois, to construct, maintain, and operate a bridge across the Fox River. March 10, 1926 201 44 Stat. 201
  Pub. Law 69-39Bridge, Black River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the Louisiana Highway Commission to construct, maintain, and operate a bridge across the Black River at or near Jonesville, Louisiana. March 10, 1926 201 44 Stat. 201
  Pub. Law 69-40Bridge, Ouachita River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the Louisiana Highway Commission to construct, maintain, and operate a bridge across the Ouachita River at or near Harrisonburg, Louisiana. March 10, 1926 201 44 Stat. 201
  Pub. Law 69-41Bridge, Rio Grande AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the construction of a bridge across the Rio Grande. March 10, 1926 202 44 Stat. 202
  Pub. Law 69-42Kootenai Indians, Idaho AN ACT Authorizing the Secretary of the Interior to dispose of certain allotted land in Boundary County, Idaho, and to purchase a compact tract of land to allot in small tracts to the Kootenai Indians as herein provided, and for other purposes. March 11, 1926 202 44 Stat. 202
  Pub. Law 69-43District of Columbia, First Street NW AN ACT To provide for the widening of First Street between G Street and Myrtle Street northeast, and for other purposes. March 11, 1926 203 44 Stat. 203
  Pub. Law 69-44Bridge, White River AN ACT To extend the time for the construction of a bridge across the White River. March 11, 1926 203 44 Stat. 203
  Pub. Law 69-45Army, real property sales, etc. AN ACT Authorizing the use for permanent construction at military posts of the proceeds from the sale of surplus War Department real property, and authorizing the sale of certain military reservations, and for other purposes. March 12, 1926 203 44 Stat. 203
     Pub. Res 69-8Sesquicentennial Exposition JOINT RESOLUTION To regulate the expenditure of the appropriation for Government participation in the National Sesquicentennial Exposition. March 15, 1926 207 44 Stat. 207
  Pub. Law 69-46Army, discharged soldiers AN ACT For the relief of soldiers who were discharged from the Army during the World War because of misrepresentation of age. March 16, 1926 208 44 Stat. 208
  Pub. Law 69-47District of Columbia, Board of Public Welfare AN ACT To establish a Board of Public Welfare in and for the District of Columbia, to determine its functions, and for other purposes. March 16, 1926 208 44 Stat. 208
  Pub. Law 69-48Bridge, Altamaha River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the State of Georgia and the counties of Long and Wayne, in said State, to construct a bridge across the Altamaha River, in the State of Georgia, at a point near Ludowici, Georgia. March 16, 1926 211 44 Stat. 211
  Pub. Law 69-49Lummi Indian Reservation, Wash. AN ACT For the purpose of reclaiming certain lands in Indian and private ownership within and immediately adjacent to the Lummi Indian Reservation, in the State of Washington, and for other purposes. March 18, 1928 211 44 Stat. 211
  Pub. Law 69-50Coolsdge Dam, Arizona, engineers AN ACT To authorize the employment of consulting engineers on plans and specifications of the Coolidge Dam. March 18, 1926 212 44 Stat. 212
  Pub. Law 69-51Bridge, Big Sandy River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the Midland and Atlantic Bridge Corporation, a corporation, to construct, maintain, and operate a bridge across the Big Sandy River between the city of Catlettsburg, Kentucky, and a point opposite in the city of Kenova, in the State of West Virginia. March 18, 1926 213 44 Stat. 213
  Pub. Law 69-52Phoenix Indian School, Arizona AN ACT To provide for the withdrawal of certain lands as a campground for the pupils of the Indian school at Phoenix, Arizona. March 22, 1926 214 44 Stat. 214
  Pub. Law 69-53Bridge, Coosa River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the State highway department of the State of Alabama to construct a bridge across the Coosa River near Wetumpka, Elmore County, Alabama. March 22, 1926 214 44 Stat. 214
  Pub. Law 69-54Bridge, Tombigbee River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the highway department of the State of Alabama to construct a bridge across the Tombigbee River near Aliceville on the Gainesville-Aliceville road in Pickens County, Alabama. March 22, 1926 214 44 Stat. 214
  Pub. Law 69-55Bridge, Elk River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the highway department of the State of Alabama to construct a bridge across Elk River on the Athens-Florence road between Lauderdale and Limestone Counties, Alabama. March 22, 1926 215 44 Stat. 215
  Pub. Law 69-56Bridge, Tennessee River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the highway department of the State of Alabama to construct a bridge across the Tennessee River near Scottsboro, on the Scottsboro-Fort Payne road in Jackson County, Alabama. March 22, 1926 215 44 Stat. 215
  Pub. Law 69-57Bridge, Tennessee River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the highway department of the State of Alabama to construct a bridge across the Tennessee River near WhiLesburg Ferry on Huntsville-Laccy Springs road between Madison and Morgan Counties, Alabama. March 22, 1926 215 44 Stat. 215
  Pub. Law 69-58Bridge, Tombigbee River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the highway department of the State of Alabama to construct a bridge across the Tombigbee River near Jackson, on the Jackson-Mobile road between Washington and Clarke Counties, Alabama. March 22, 1926 216 44 Stat. 216
  Pub. Law 69-59Bridge, Tombigbee River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the highway department of the State of Alabama to construct a bridge across the Tombigbee River on the Butler-Linden road between the counties of Choctaw and Marengo, Alabama. March 22, 1926 216 44 Stat. 216
  Pub. Law 69-60Bridge, Red River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the construction of a bridge across the Red River at or near Moncla, Louisiana. March 22, 1926 217 44 Stat. 217
  Pub. Law 69-61Bridge, Tombigbee River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the highway department of the State of Alabama to construct a bridge across the Tombigbee River near Gainesville on the Gainesville-Eutaw road between Sumter and Green Counties, Alabama. March 22, 1926 217 44 Stat. 217
  Pub. Law 69-62Bridge, Coosa River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the highway department of the State of Alabama to construct a bridge across the Coosa River near Childersburg on the Childersburg-Birmingham road between Shelby and Talladega Counties, Alabama. March 22, 1926 217 44 Stat. 217
  Pub. Law 69-63Bridge, Coosa River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the highway department of the State of Alabama to construct a bridge across the Coosa River near Fayetteville, on the Columbiana-Sylacauga road, between Shelby and Talladega Counties, Alabama. March 22, 1926 218 44 Stat. 218
  Pub. Law 69-64Bridge, Pea River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the highway department of the State of Alabama to construct a bridge across Pea River near Samson on the Opp-Samson road in Geneva County, Alabama. March 22, 1926 218 44 Stat. 218
  Pub. Law 69-65Bridge, Pea River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the highway department of the State of Alabama to reconstruct a bridge across Pea River near Geneva on the Geneva-Florida road in Geneva County, Alabama. March 22, 1926 219 44 Stat. 219
  Pub. Law 69-66Bridge, Choctawhatchee River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the highway department of the State of Alabama to construct a bridge across the Choctawhatchee River on the Wicksburg-Daleville road between Dale and Houston Counties, Alabama March 22, 1926 219 44 Stat. 219
  Pub. Law 69-67Bridge, Pea River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the highway department of the State of Alabama to construct a bridge across Pea River at Elba, Coffee County, Alabama. March 22, 1926 219 44 Stat. 219
  Pub. Law 69-68Bridge, Coosa River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the highway department of the State of Alabama to construct a bridge across the Coosa River on the Clanton- Rockford road between Chilton and Coosa Counties Alabama. March 22, 1926 220 44 Stat. 220
  Pub. Law 69-69Bridge, Tennessee River AN ACT Granting the consent of Gtongress to the highway department of the State of Alabama to construct a bridge across Tennessee River near Guntersville on the Guntersville-Huntsville road in Marshall County, Alabama. March 22, 1926 220 44 Stat. 220
  Pub. Law 69-70Bridge Coosa River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the highway department of the State of Alabama to construct a bridge across the Coosa River near Pell City on the Pell City-Anniston road between Saint Clair and Calhoun Counties, Alabama. March 22, 1926 221 44 Stat. 221
  Pub. Law 69-71Bridge, Saint Francis River AN ACT To extend the times for commencing and completing the construction of a bridge across the Saint Francis River near Cody, Arkansas. March 22, 1926 221 44 Stat. 221
  Pub. Law 69-72Dam, Des Moines River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the Iowa Power and Light Company to construct, maintain, and operate a dam in the Des Moines River. March 22, 1926 221 44 Stat. 221
  Pub. Law 69-73Bridge, Susquehanna River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the State Roads Commission of Maryland, acting for and on behalf of the State of Maryland, to reconstruct the present highway bridge across the Susquehanna River between Havre de Grace in Harford County and Perryville in Cecil County. March 22, 1926 222 44 Stat. 222
  Pub. Law 69-74Public lands, Sparks, Nev. AN ACT Granting certain lands to the city of Sparks, Nevada, for a dumping ground for garbage, and other municipal purposes. March 23, 1926 222 44 Stat. 222
     Pub. Res 69-9Federal Reserve Bank, Buffalo, N. Y. JOINT RESOLUTION Authorizing the Federal Reserve Bank of New York to invest its funds in the purchase of a site and the building now standing thereon for its branch office at Buffalo, New York. March 24, 1926 228 44 Stat. 223
  Pub. Law 69-75National Banks, State taxation AN ACT To amend section 5219 of the Revised Statutes of the United States. March 25, 1926 223 44 Stat. 223
  Pub. Law 69-76Right of way, Mariposa County, Calif., lands AN ACT Granting to the Yosemite Valley Railroad Company the right of way through certain public lands for the relocation of part of its existing railroad. March 27, 1926 224 44 Stat. 224
  Pub. Law 69-77Bridge, Choctawhatchee River AN ACT To construct a bridge across the Choctawhatchee River, near Geneva, Geneva County, Alabama, on State Road Numbered 20. March 31, 1926 226 44 Stat. 226
  Pub. Law 69-78Bridge, Missouri River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the reconstruction, maintenance, and operation of an existing bridge across the Missouri River at or near Fort Benton, Montana. March 31, 1926 226 44 Stat. 226
  Pub. Law 69-79Bridge, Black River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to Missouri State Highway Commission to construct a bridge across Black River. March 31, 1926 226 44 Stat. 226
  Pub. Law 69-80Bridge, Bayou Bartholomew AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the police jury of Morehouse Parish, Louisiana, or the State Highway Commission of Louisiana, to construct a bridge across the Bayou Bartholomew at or near Point Pleasant, in Morehouse Parish. March 31, 1926 227 44 Stat. 227
  Pub. Law 69-81Bridge, White River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the county of Barry, State of Missouri, to construct a bridge across the White River. March 31, 1926 227 44 Stat. 227
  Pub. Law 69-82Bridge, White River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the county of Barry, State of Missouri, to construct a bridge across the White River. March 31, 1926 228 44 Stat. 228
  Pub. Law 69-83New Mexico, sale of State lands AN ACT To amend an Act entitled "An Act to enable the people of New Mexico to form a constitution and State government and be admitted into the Union on an equal footing with the original States." April 1, 1926 228 44 Stat. 228
  Pub. Law 69-84Wharf, Finneys Creek, Va. AN ACT To legalize a wharf and marine railway owned by George Peppler in Finneys Creek, at Wachapreague, Accomac County, Virginia. April 1, 1926 228 44 Stat. 228
  Pub. Law 69-85District of Columbia, public library AN ACT To amend the Act approved June 3, 1896, entitled "An Act to establish and provide for the maintenance of a free public library and reading room in the District of Columbia." April 1, 1926 229 44 Stat. 229
  Pub. Law 69-86Public lands, Booth Lake, Wis. AN ACT Providing for the sale and disposal of public land within the area heretofore surveyed as Booth Lake, in the State of Wisconsin. April 2, 1926 230 44 Stat. 230
  Pub. Law 69-87Bridges, Mississippi and Ohio Rivers AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the Cairo Bridge and Terminal Company to construct, maintain, and operate bridges across the Mississippi and Ohio Rivers at Cairo, Illinois. April 2, 1926 231 44 Stat. 231
  Pub. Law 69-88Bridge, Ohio River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the city of Louisville, Kentucky, to construct a bridge across the Ohio River at or near said city. April 2, 1926 232 44 Stat. 232
  Pub. Law 69-89United States courts, admiralty interlocutory appeals AN ACT To amend section 129 of the Judicial Code relating to appeals in admiralty cases. April 3, 1926 233 44 Stat. 233
  Pub. Law 69-90District of Columbia, Supreme Court AN ACT To amend section 65 of the Act entitled "An Act to establish a Code of Law for the District of Columbia," approved March 3, 1901, and the acts amendatory thereof and supplementary thereto. April 3, 1926 234 44 Stat. 234
  Pub. Law 69-91Reclamation, Shoshone project, Wyoming AN ACT Authorizing the Secretary of the Interior to convey certain lands in Powell town site, Shoshone reclamation project, Wyoming, to Park County, Wyoming. April 3, 1926 235 44 Stat. 235
     Pub. Res 69-10International Soil Science Congress JOINT RESOLUTION Authorizing and requesting the President to extend invitations to foreign governments to be represented by delegates at the International Congress of Soil Science to be held in the United States in 1927. April 3, 1926 235 44 Stat. 235
  Pub. Law 69-92Public lands, Santa Barbara County, Calif. AN ACT To enable the board of supervisors of Santa Barbara County to maintain a free public bathing beach on certain public land. April 5, 1926 235 44 Stat. 235
  Pub. Law 69-93Public lands, oil and gas permits AN ACT To grant extensions of time under oil and gas permits. April 5, 1926 236 44 Stat. 236
     Pub. Res 69-11Confederate Veterans' Reunion, Birmingham, Ala. JOINT RESOLUTION Authorizing the Secretary of War to lend tents and camp equipment for the use of the reunion of the United Confederate Veterans, to be held at Birmingham, Alabama, in May, 1926. April 5, 1926 236 44 Stat. 236
  Pub. Law 69-94Assistant Treasurer AN ACT To change the title of the Deputy Assistant Treasurer of the United States to Assistant Treasurer of the United States. April 9, 1926 237 44 Stat. 237
     Pub. Res 69-12Solomon's Lodge of Masons JOINT RESOLUTION Authorizing the Librarian of Congress to return to Solomon's Lodge, Number 1, Free and Accepted Masons, of Georgia, the minute book of the Savannah, Georgia, Masonic Lodge. April 9, 1926 237 44 Stat. 237
  Pub. Law 69-95United States courts, North Dakota judicial districts AN ACT To amend section 99 of the Act to codify, revise, and amend the laws relating to the judiciary, and the amendment to said Act approved July 17, 1916, Thirty-ninth Statutes at Large, chapter 248. April 10, 1926 237 44 Stat. 237
  Pub. Law 69-96United States courts, Minnesota judicial district AN ACT To amend section 89 of chapter 5 of the Judicial Code of the United States. April 10, 1926 238 44 Stat. 238
  Pub. Law 69-97Alaska Railroad, passes AN ACT To amend an Act entitled "An Act to authorize the President of the United States to locate, construct, and operate railroads in the Territory of Alaska, and for other purposes," approved March 12, 1914. April 10, 1926 239 44 Stat. 239
  Pub. Law 69-98Five Civilized Tribes, alienation restrictions AN ACT To amend section 9 of the Act of May 27, 1908 (Thirty-fifth Statutes at Large, page 312), and for putting in force, in reference to suits involving Indian titles, the statutes of limitations of the State of Oklahoma, and providing for the United States to join in certain actions, and for making judgments binding on all parties, and for other purposes. April 12, 1926 239 44 Stat. 239
  Pub. Law 69-99Public lands, Tucson, Ariz. AN ACT To authorize the use by the city of Tucson, Arizona, of certain public lands for a municipal aviation field, and for other purposes. April 12, 1926 241 44 Stat. 241
  Pub. Law 69-100Timber, national forests, etc. AN ACT To authorize the exportation from the State or Territory of timber lawfully cut on any national forest or on the public lands in Alaska. April 12, 1926 242 44 Stat. 242
  Pub. Law 69-101Indian funds for insurance AN ACT Authorizing the use of the funds of any tribe of Indians for payments of insurance premiums for protection of the property of the tribe against fire, theft, tornado, and hail. April 13, 1926 242 44 Stat. 242
  Pub. Law 69-102Cooperative forest protection AN ACT To amend section 2 of the Act of June 7, 1924 (Forty-third Statutes at Large, page 653), as amended by the Act of March 3, 1925 (Forty-third Statutes at Large, page 1127), entitled "An Act to provide for the protection of forest lands, for the reforestation of denuded areas, for the extension of national forests, and for other purposes, in order to promote the continuous production of timber on lands chiefly suitable therefor." April 13, 1926 242 44 Stat. 242
  Pub. Law 69-103Right of way, Fort Myer, Va. AN ACT To authorize the Secretary of War to enter into an agreement with the Clarendon Community Sewerage Company, granting it a right of way for a trunk line sewer through the Fort Myer Military Reservation and across the military highways in Arlington County, Virginia, and to connect with the sewer line serving such reservation. April 13, 1926 243 44 Stat. 243
  Pub. Law 69-104Alaska, homestead claims AN ACT To authorize a departure from the rectangular system of surveys of homestead claims in Alaska, and for other purposes. April 13, 1926243 44 Stat. 243
  Pub. Law 69-105Fort Sam Houston, Tex., lands to San Antonio AN ACT Authorizing the Secretary of War to convey certain portions of the military reservation of Fort Sam Houston, Texas, to the city of San Antonio, Bexar County, Texas, for street purposes. April 13, 1926 244 44 Stat. 244
  Pub. Law 69-106District of Columbia, police, etc., retirement fund AN ACT To provide for the payment of the retired members of the police and fire departments of the District of Columbia the balance of retirement pay past due to them but unpaid from January 1, 1911, to July 30, 1915. April 13, 1926 245 44 Stat. 245
  Pub. Law 69-107Public lands Stockton, Calif. AN ACT Granting certain public lands to the city of Stockton, California, for flood control, and for other purposes. April 13, 1926 245 44 Stat. 245
  Pub. Law 69-108Public building, Rutland, Vt. AN ACT To authorize the Secretary of the Treasury to exchange the present Federal building site in the city of Rutland, Vermont, for the so-called memorial building and site in said city. April 13, 1926 246 44 Stat. 246
  Pub. Law 69-109Public building Baltimore, Md. AN ACT To convey to the city of Baltimore, Maryland, certain oovernment property. April 13, 1926 246 44 Stat. 246
  Pub. Law 69-110Public buildings, etc., abandoned AN ACT Authorizing the sale of certain abandoned tracts of land and buildings. April 13, 1926 246 44 Stat. 246
  Pub. Law 69-111Public building, Bardstown, Ky. AN ACT To dedicate as a public thoroughfare a narrow strip of land owned by the United States in Bardstown, Kentucky. April 13, 1926 247 44 Stat. 247
  Pub. Law 69-112Columbia River Compact AN ACT Authorizing the Secretary of the Interior to cooperate with the States of Idaho, Montana, Oregon, and Washington in allocation of the waters of the Columbia River and its tributaries, and for other purposes, and authorizing an appropriation therefor. April 13, 1926 247 44 Stat. 247
  Pub. Law 69-113Agricultural colleges lands AN ACT To amend an Act entitled "An Act donating public lands to the several States and Territories which may provide colleges for the benefit of agriculture and the mechanic arts," approved July 2, 1862, as amended by the Act approved March 3, 1883. April 13, 1926 247 44 Stat. 247
  Pub. Law 69-114Public lands, Wyoming, Leo Sheep Company AN ACT Permitting Leo Sheep Company, of Rawlins, Wyoming, to convey certain lands to the United States and to select other lands in lieu thereof, in Carbon County, Wyoming, for the improvement of the Medicine Bow National Forest. April 13, 1926 248 44 Stat. 248
  Pub. Law 69-115Barnegat Light Station, N. J. AN ACT To authorize the Secretary of Commerce to transfer the Barnegat Light Station to the State of New Jersey. April 13, 1926 248 44 Stat. 248
  Pub. Law 69-116Bridge, Wabash River AN ACT To extend the time for the construction of a bridge across the Wabash River at the city of Vincennes, Knox County, Indiana. April 13, 1926 246 44 Stat. 249
     Pub. Res 69-13Cooperative forest protection JOINT RESOLUTION Authorizing the Secretary of Agriculture to cooperate with Territories and other possessions of the United States under the provisions of sections 3, 4, and 5 of the Act of Congress entitled "An Act to provide for the protection of forest lands, for the reforestation of denuded areas, for the extension of national forests, and for other purposes, in order to promote the continuous production of timber on lands chiefly suitable therefor." April 13, 1926 250 44 Stat. 250
     Pub. Res 69-14Plant quarantines by States JOINT RESOLUTION For the amendment of the Plant Quarantine Act of August 20, 1912, to allow the States to quarantine against the shipment therein or through of plants, plant products, and other articles found to be diseased or infested when not covered by a quarantine established by the Secretary of Agriculture, and for other purposes. April 13, 1926 250 44 Stat. 250
  Pub. Law 69-117Monument, battle with Sioux Indians AN ACT Authorizing the Secretary of the Interior to acquire land and erect a monument on the site of the battle with the Sioux Indians in which the commands of Major Reno and Major Benteen were engaged. April 14, 1926 251 44 Stat. 251
  Pub. Law 69-118Crow Indians, Montana AN ACT Authorizing the payment of tuition of Crow Indian children attending Montana State public schools. April 14, 1926 251 44 Stat. 251
  Pub. Law 69-119Arlington County, Va., water from Washington Aqueduct AN ACT To authorize the Secretary of War to permit the delivery of water from the Washington Aqueduct pumping station to the Arlington County sanitary district. April 14, 1926 251 44 Stat. 251
  Pub. Law 69-120Seneca Indian School, Oklahoma AN ACT Providing for repairs, improvements, and new buildings at the Seneca Indian School at Wyandotte, Oklahoma. April 14, 1926 252 44 Stat. 252
  Pub. Law 69-121Cahuilla Indian Reservation, Calif., land for AN ACT To authorize the Secretary of the Interior to purchase certain land in California to be added to the Cahuilla Indian Reservation and authorizing an appropriation of funds therefor. April 14, 1926 252 44 Stat. 252
     Pub. Res 69-15Federal Reserve Bank, Detroit, Mich. JOINT RESOLUTION Authorizing the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago to enter into contracts for the erection of a building for its branch establishment in the city of Detroit, Michigan. April 14, 1926 253 44 Stat. 253
  Pub. Law 69-122District of Columbia, kosher meat AN ACT To regulate the sale of kosher meat in the District of Columbia. April 15, 1926 253 44 Stat. 253
  Pub. Law 69-123Appropriations, War Department and Army AN ACT Making appropriations for the military and nonmilitary activities of the War Department for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1927, and for other purposes. April 15, 1926 254 44 Stat. 254
  Pub. Law 69-124United States, Arkansas districts AN ACT To amend section 71 of the Judicial Code as amended. April 16, 1926 296 44 Stat. 296
  Pub. Law 69-125Screw threads commission AN ACT To amend an Act to provide for the appointment of a commission to standardize screw threads. April 16, 1926 297 44 Stat. 297
  Pub. Law 69-126Little Rock, Ark., Army air depot AN ACT Authorizing the Secretary of War to acquire a tract of land for use as a landing field at the air intermediate depot, near the city of Little Rock, in the State of Arkansas. April 16, 1926 298 44 Stat. 298
  Pub. Law 69-127District of Columbia, height of buildings AN ACT To amend an Act regulating the height of buildings in the District of Columbia, approved June 1, 1910. April 16, 1926 298 44 Stat. 298
  Pub. Law 69-128Porto Rico, San Juan customhouse AN ACT To provide for the enlargement of the present customs warehouse at San Juan, Porto Rico. April 17, 1926 298 44 Stat. 298
  Pub. Law 69-129Public lands, Lopez Island, Wash. AN ACT Providing for a grant of land to the county of San Juan, in the State of Washington, for recreational and public-park purposes. April 17 1926 298 44 Stat. 298
  Pub. Law 69-130Public lands, Cascade County, Mont. AN ACT Making a grant of land for school purposes, Fort Shaw division, Sun River project, Montana. April 17, 1926 299 44 Stat. 299
  Pub. Law 69-131Private land grant, Baca Float No. 3, Ariz. AN ACT Extending the provisions of an Act for the relief of settlers and entrymen on Baca Float Numbered 3, in the State of Arizona. April 17, 1926 299 44 Stat. 299
  Pub. Law 69-132Public lands, Alaska Anthracite Railroad Company AN ACT To extend the time for the completion of the Alaska Anthracite Railroad Company, and for other purposes. April 17, 1926 300 44 Stat. 300
  Pub. Law 69-133Indian reservations, mining leases AN ACT To authorize the leasing for mining purposes of land reserved for Indian agency and school purposes. April 17, 1926 300 44 Stat. 300
  Pub. Law 69-134Flood surveys, Mississippi River AN ACT Authorizing a survey for the control of excess flood waters of the Mississippi River below Point Breeze in Louisiana and on the Atchafalaya Outlet by the construction and maintenance of controlled and regulated spillway or spillways, and for other purposes. April 17, 1926 301 44 Stat. 300
  Pub. Law 69-135Sulphur deposits in Louisiana AN ACT To promote the production of sulphur upon the public domain within the State of Louisiana. April 17, 1926 301 44 Stat. 301
     Pub. Res 69-16Federal Reserve Bank, Baltimore, Md. JOINT RESOLUTION Authorizing the Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond to contract for and erect in the city of Baltimore, Maryland, a building for its Baltimore branch. April 17, 1926 302 44 Stat. 302
     Pub. Res 69-17Public lands, exchange with Idaho JOINT RESOLUTION Authorizing the Secretary of the Interior to approve the application of the State of Idaho to certain lands under an Act entitled "An Act to authorize the State of Idaho to exchange certain lands heretofore granted for public-school purposes for other Government lands," approved September 22, 1922. April 17,1926 302 44 Stat. 302
  Pub. Law 69-136Quinaielt Indian Reservation, Wash., water supply AN ACT Authorizing an appropriation of not more than $3,000 from the tribal funds of the Indians of the Quinaielt Reservation, Washington, for the construction of a system of water supply at Taholah on said reservation. April 19, 1926 303 44 Stat. 303
  Pub. Law 69-137Fort Peck and Blackfeet Indian Reservations, Mont. AN ACT To appropriate certain tribal funds for the benefit of the Indians of the Fort Peck and Blackfeet Reservations. April 19, 1926 303 44 Stat. 303
  Pub. Law 69-138National forests, Mora grant, New Mexico AN ACT Providing for the acquirement by the United States of privately owned lands in San Miguel, Mora, Taos, and Colfax Counties, New Mexico, within the Mora grant, and adjoining one or more national forests, by exchanging therefore lands or timber within the exterior boundaries of any national forest situated within the State of New Mexico or the State of Arizona. April 21, 1926 303 44 Stat. 303
  Pub. Law 69-139United States courts, Arkansas eastern district, Fulton County AN ACT To detach Fulton County from the Jonesboro division of the eastern judicial district of the State of Arkansas and attach the same to the Batesville division of the eastern judicial district of said State. April 21, 1926 304 44 Stat. 304
  Pub. Law 69-140Cable, Saint Louis River AN ACT To legalize the submarine cable laid in the Saint Louis River at the Spirit Lake Transfer Railway drawbridge, between New Duluth, Minnesota, and Oliver, Wisconsin, and used for the lighting of the village of Oliver, Wisconsin. April 21, 1926 304 44 Stat. 304
     Pub. Res 69-18World's Poultry Congress JOINT RESOLUTION For participation of the United States in the Third World's Poultry Congress to be held at Ottawa, Canada, in 1927. April 21, 1926 304 44 Stat. 304
  Pub. Law 69-141Appropriations, Executive, and independent establishments AN ACT Making appropriations for the Executive Office and sundry independent executive bureaus, boards, commissions, and offices for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1927, and for other purposes. April 22, 1926 305 44 Stat. 305
  Pub. Law 69-142Pier, Rehoboth Beach, Del. AN ACT To legalize a pier into the Atlantic Ocean at the foot of Rehoboth Avenue, Rehoboth Beach, Delaware. April 23, 1926 321 44 Stat. 321
  Pub. Law 69-143Postal Service, Alaska AN ACT Authorizing the designation of postmasters by the Postmaster General as disbursing officers for the payment of contractors, emergency carriers, and temporary carriers, for performance of authorized service on power boat and star routes in Alaska. April 23, 1926 321 44 Stat. 321
  Pub. Law 69-144District of Columbia, recorder of deeds and register of wills AN ACT Providing for expenses of the offices of recorder of deeds and register of wills of the District of Columbia. April 24, 1926 322 44 Stat. 322
  Pub. Law 69-145Alaska, insane persons' property AN ACT To provide for the disposition of moneys of the legally adjudged insane of Alaska who have been cared for by the Secretary of the Interior. April 24, 1926 322 44 Stat. 322
  Pub. Law 69-146Hawaii, Government lands AN ACT To extend the time for the exchange of Governmentowned lands for privately owned lands in the Territory of Hawaii. April 24, 1926 323 44 Stat. 323
  Pub. Law 69-147"North Dakota," battleship, silver service AN ACT Authorizing the Secretary of the Navy, in his discretion, to deliver to the custody of the State of North Dakota the silver service which was presented to the batteship North Dakota by the citizens of that State. April 24, 1926 323 44 Stat. 323
  Pub. Law 69-148United States courts, fees of jurors and witnesses AN ACT Fixing the fees of jurors and witnesses in the United States courts including the District Court of Hawaii, the District Court of Porto Rico, and the Aupreme Court of the District of Columbia. April 26, 1926 323 44 Stat. 323
  Pub. Law 69-149Quarantine stations Texas AN ACT Relating to the purchase of quarantine stations from the State of Texas. April 26, 1926 324 44 Stat. 324
  Pub. Law 69-150United States, Pennsylvania middle district AN ACT To amend section 103 of the Judicial Code, as amended. April 26, 1926 324 44 Stat. 324
  Pub. Law 69-151Adulterated grain and seeds imports AN ACT To amend the Act entitled "An Act to regulate foreign commerce by prohibiting the admission into the United States of certain adulterated grain and seeds unfit for seeding purposes," approved August 24, 1912, as amended, and for other purposes. April 26, 1926 325 44 Stat. 325
     Pub. Res 69-19War trophies, American Legion Museum JOINT RESOLUTION Directing the Secretary of War to allot war trophies to the American Legion Museum. April 26, 1926 327 44 Stat. 327
     Pub. Res 69-20Independence Sesquicentennial and Thomas Jefferson Centennial JOINT RESOLUTION Authorizing the establishment of a commission to be known as the Sesquicentennial of American Independence and the Thomas Jefferson Centennial Commission of the United States, in commemoration of the one hundred and fiftieth anniversay of the signing of the Declaration of Independence. April 26, 1926 327 44 Stat. 327
  Pub. Law 69-152Army, Fort Ethan Allen, Vt., target range AN ACT For the purchase of land as an artillery range at Fort Ethan Allen, Vermont. April 27, 1926. 328 44 Stat. 328
  Pub. Law 69-153Army, warrant field clerks AN ACT To provide for the appointment of Army field clerks and field clerks, Quartermaster Corps, as warrant officers, United States Army. April 27, 1926 328 44 Stat. 328
  Pub. Law 69-154Military Academy, promotion of a professor AN ACT Providing for the promotion of a professor at the United States Military Academy. April 27, 1926 328 44 Stat. 328
  Pub. Law 69-155Italy, war debt AN ACT To authorize the settlement of the indebtedness of the Kingdom of Italy to the United States of America. April 28, 1926 329 44 Stat. 329
  Pub. Law 69-156Appropriations, Departments of State, Justice, Commerce, and Labor AN ACT Making appropriations for the Departments of State and Justice and for the Judiciary, and for the Departments of Commerce and Labor, for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1927, and for other purposes. April 29, 1926 330 44 Stat. 330
     Pub. Res 69-21Visit of State military organizations abroad JOINT RESOLUTION Authorizing certain military organizations to visit France, England, and Belgium. April 29, 1926 373 44 Stat. 373
  Pub. Law 69-157Public lands, nonmetallic minerals leases AN ACT To amend section 27 of the general leasing Act approved February 25, 1920 (Forty-first Statutes at Large, page 437). April 30, 1926 373 44 Stat. 373
  Pub. Law 69-158District of Columbia, National Capital Park, etc., Commission AN ACT Amending the Act entitled "An Act providing for a comprehensive development of the park and playground system of the National Capital," approved June 6, 1924. April 30, 1926 374 44 Stat. 374
  Pub. Law 69-159Belgium, war debt AN ACT To authorize the settlement of the indebtedness of the Government of the Kingdom of Belgium to the Government of the United States of America. April 30, 1926 376 44 Stat. 376
  Pub. Law 69-160Esthonia, war debt AN ACT To authorize the settlement of the indebtedness of the Republic of Esthonia to the United States of America. April 30, 1926 377 44 Stat. 377
  Pub. Law 69-161Latvia, war debt AN ACT To authorize the settlement of the indebtedness of the Government of the Republic of Latvia to the Government of the United States of America. April 30, 1926 378 44 Stat. 378
  Pub. Law 69-162Right of way, Camp Sherman, Ohio AN ACT To authorize the Secretary of War to grant to the New York, Chicago and Saint Louis Railway Company, its successors or assigns, a perpetual easement for railroad right of way over and upon Camp Sherman Military Reservation in the State of Ohio. April 30, 1926 379 44 Stat. 379
  Pub. Law 69-163Army, South Brooklyn, N.Y., supply base AN ACT To authorize the Secretary of War to lease to the Bush Terminal Railroad Company and to the Long Island Railroad use of railway tracks at Army supply base, South Brooklyn, New York. April 30, 1926 380 44 Stat. 380
  Pub. Law 69-164District of Columbia, square 182.2 AN ACT To provide for the conveyance of certain land owned by the District of Columbia near the corner of Thirteenth and Upshur Streets northwest and the acquisition of certain land by the District of Columbia in exchange for said part to be conveyed, and for other purposes. May 1, 1926 380 44 Stat. 380
  Pub. Law 69-165Porto Rico, customs buildings AN ACT To provide for the completion and repair of customs buildings in Porto Rico. May 1, 1926 381 44 Stat. 381
  Pub. Law 69-166Pensions, Spanish War, etc. AN ACT Granting pensions and increase of pensions to certain soldiers and sailors of the war with Spain, the Philippine insurrection, or the China relief expedition, to certain maimed soldiers, to certain widows, minor children, and helpless children of such soldiers and sailors, and for other purposes. May 1, 1926 382 44 Stat. 382
     Pub. Res 69-22International Map of the World JOINT RESOLUTION To provide for membership of the United States in the Central Bureau of the International Map of the World. May 1, 1926 384 44 Stat. 384
     Pub. Res 69-23Pan American Congress centennial JOINT RESOLUTION To provide for the participation of the United States in a congress to be held in the city of Panama, June, 1926, in commemoration of the centennial of the Pan American Congress which was held in the city of Panama in 1826. May 1, 1926 384 44 Stat. 384
  Pub. Law 69-167Rumania, war debt AN ACT To authorize the settlement of the indebtedness of the Kingdom of Rumania to the United States of America. May 3, 1926 385 44 Stat. 385
  Pub. Law 69-168Czechoslovakia, war debt AN ACT To authorize the settlement of the indebtedness of the Czechoslovak Republic to the United States of America. May 3, 1926 386 44 Stat. 386
  Pub. Law 69-169Bridge, Colorado River AN ACT Authorizing the construction of abridge across the Colorado River near Blythe, California. May 3, 1926 387 44 Stat. 387
  Pub. Law 69-170Bridge, Mississippi River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the Vicksburg Bridge and Terminal Company to construct, maintain and operate a bridge across the Mississippi River at or near the city of Vicksburg, Mississippi. May 3, 1926 388 44 Stat. 388
  Pub. Law 69-171Chicago, Ill., Fort Dearborn addition AN ACT Releasing and granting to the city of Chicago any and all reversionary rights of the United States in and to the streets, alleys, and public grounds in Fort Dearborn addition to Chicago. May 3, 1926 390 44 Stat. 390
  Pub. Law 69-172Bridge, Mississippi River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to Cape Girardeau Chamber of Commerce, Incorporated to construct, maintain, and operate a bridge across the Mississippi River at Cape airardeau, Missouri. May 3, 1926 390 44 Stat. 390
  Pub. Law 69-173Bridge, Mississippi River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the Natchez-Vidalia Bridge and Terminal Company to construct, maintain, and operate a bridge across the Mississippi River at or near the city of Natchez, Mississippi. May 3, 1926 392 44 Stat. 392
     Pub. Res 69-24International Dental Congress JOINT RESOLUTION Requesting the President of the United States to invite foreign governments to participate in the seventh international dental congress to be held at Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, August 23 to 28, 1926. May 3, 1926 394 44 Stat. 394
  Pub. Law 69-174District of Columbia, bathing pools AN ACT For the establishment of artificial bathing pools or beaches in the District of Columbia. May 4, 1926 394 44 Stat. 394
  Pub. Law 69-175Public building, Decatur, Ala. AN ACT To increase the limit of cost of public building at Decatur, Alabama. May 4, 1926 394 44 Stat. 394
  Pub. Law 69-176Public building, Centerville Iowa AN ACT To correct and perfect title to certain lands and portions of lots in denterville, Iowa, in the United States of America, and authorizing the conveyance of title in certain other lands, and portions of lots adjacent to the United States post-office site in Centerville, Iowa, to the record owners thereof, by the Secretary of the Treasury. May 4, 1926 395 44 Stat. 395
  Pub. Law 69-177Army, military posts AN ACT Authorizing appropriations for construction at military posts, and for other purposes. May 4, 1926 395 44 Stat. 395
  Pub. Law 69-178Pensions, loss of limbs or sight AN ACT To increase the pensions of those who have lost limbs or have been totally disabled in the same, or have become totally blind, in the military or naval service of the United States. May 5, 1926 396 44 Stat. 396
  Pub. Law 69-179District of Columbia, Rock Creek, etc., parkway AN ACT To enable the Rock Creek and Potomac Parkway Commission to complete the acquisition of the land authorized to be acquired by the Public Buildings Appropriation Act, approved March 4, 1913, for the connecting parkway between Rock Creek Park, the Zoological Park, and Potomac Park. May 5, 1926 44 Stat. 396
  Pub. Law 69-180Packers and Stockyards Act, State weighing agencies AN ACT To amend section 304 of an Act entitled "An Act to regulate interstate and foreign commerce in livestock, livestock products, dairy products, poultry, poultry products, and eggs, and for other purposes," approved August 15, 1921. May 5, 1926 397 44 Stat. 397
  Pub. Law 69-181Public lands, Coos County, Oreg. AN ACT Reserving certain described lands in Coos County Oregon, as public parks and camp sites. May 5, 1926 397 44 Stat. 397
  Pub. Law 69-182Bridge, Potomac River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to George Washington- Wakefield Memorial Bridge, a corporation, to construct a bridge across the Potomac River. May 5, 1926 398 44 Stat. 398
  Pub. Law 69-183Bridge, Mississippi River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress for the construction of a bridge across the Mississippi River at or near Louisiana, Missouri. May 5, 1926 399 44 Stat. 399
  Pub. Law 69-184Bridge, Minnesota River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the State of Minnesota to construct a bridge across the Minnesota River at or near Shakopee, Minnesota. May 5, 1926 401 44 Stat. 401
  Pub. Law 69-185Bridge, Sandusky Bay AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the construction, maintenance, and operation of a bridge across Sandusky Bay at or near Bay Bridge, Ohio. May 5, 1926 402 44 Stat. 402
     Pub. Res 69-25National Red Cross buildings, District of Columbia JOINT RESOLUTION To authorize the American National Red Cross to continue the use of temporary buildings now erected on square numbered 172, in Washington, District of Columbia. May 5, 1926 403 44 Stat. 403
  Pub. Law 69-186Foreign Service buildings AN ACT For the acquisition of buildings and grounds in foreign countries for the use of the Government of the United States of America. May 7, 1926 403 44 Stat. 403
  Pub. Law 69-187District of Columbia, tree nursery AN ACT To authorize the transfer to the jurisdiction of the Commissioners of the District of Columbia of a certain portion of the Anacostia Park for use as a tree nursery. May 7, 1926 405 44 Stat. 405
  Pub. Law 69-188Alien Property Custodian, property returns AN ACT To amend the Trading with the Enemy Act. May 7, 1 9 26 406 44 Stat. 406
  Pub. Law 69-189Bridge, Susquehanna River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the counties of Lancaster and York, in the State of Pennsylvania, to jointly construct a bridge across the Susquehanna River between the borough of Wrightsville, in York County Pennsylvania, and the borough of Columbia, in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania. May 7, 1926 406 44 Stat. 406
  Pub. Law 69-190Bridge, White River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to Des Arc Bridge Company, and its successors and assigns, to construct a bridge across the White River, at Des Arc, Arkansas. May 7, 1926 407 44 Stat. 407
  Pub. Law 69-191United States courts, Oklahoma districts AN ACT To amend paragraph 1 of section 101 of the Judicial Code, as amended. May 7, 1926 408 44 Stat. 408
  Pub. Law 69-192Bridge, Ohio River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the Weirton Bridge and Development Company for the construction of a bridge across the Ohio River near Steubenville, Ohio. May 7, 1926 409 44 Stat. 409
  Pub. Law 69-193Bridge, Rock River AN ACT To extend the time for the construction of a bridge across Rock River at the city of Beloit county of Rock, State of Wisconsin. May 7, 1926 411 44 Stat. 411
  Pub. Law 69-194Bridge, Mississippi River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the highway department of the State of Minnesota to reconstruct a bridge across the Mississippi River between the city of Anoka, in Anoka County, and Champlin, in Hennepin County, Minnesota. May 7, 1926 411 44 Stat. 411
  Pub. Law 69-195Bridge, Cumberland River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the highway department of the State of Tennessee to construct a bridge across the Cumberland River on the Gainesboro-Red Boiling Springs Road in Jackson County, Tennessee. May 7, 1926 412 44 Stat. 412
  Pub. Law 69-196Bridge, Tennessee River AN ACT Granting permission to the State Highway Commission of the State of Tennessee to construct a bridge across the Tennessee River at Savannah, Hardin County, Tennessee, on the Savannah-Selmer Road. May 7, 1926 412 44 Stat. 412
  Pub. Law 69-197Bridge, Tennessee River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the highway department of the State of Tennessee to construct a bridge across the Tennessee River on the Waverly-Camden Road between Humphreys and Benton Counties, Tennessee. May 7, 1926 412 44 Stat. 412
  Pub. Law 69-198Bridge, Tennessee River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the highway department of the State of Tennessee to construct a bridge across the Tennessee River on the Linden-Lexington Road in Perry and Decatur Counties, Tennessee. May 7, 1926 413 44 Stat. 413
  Pub. Law 69-199Bridge, Mississippi River AN ACT To extend the time for the construction of a bridge across the Mississippi River in the county of Aitkin, Minnesota. May 7, 1926 413 44 Stat. 413
  Pub. Law 69-200Bridge, Arkansas River AN ACT To extend the time for the construction of a bridge across the Arkansas River, at or near the city of Dardanelle, Yell County, Arkansas. May 7, 1926 414 44 Stat. 414
  Pub. Law 69-201Bridge, Susquehanna River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to H. J. Stannert, Harry Weis, and George W. Rockwell to construct, maintain and operate a bridge across the Susquehanna River from a point in the city of Sunbury, Northumberland County to a point in the township of Monroe, in Snyder County, in the State of Pennsylvania. May 7, 1926 414 44 Stat. 414
  Pub. Law 69-202Bridge, Mississippi River AN ACT To revive and reenact the Act entitled "An Act granting the consent of Congress to the city of Saint Paul, Minnesota, to construct a bridge across the Mississippi River approved January 31, 1923." May 7, 1926 415 44 Stat. 415
  Pub. Law 69-203United States courts, inter pleader AN ACT Authorizing casualty companies, surety companies, insurance companies or associations or fraternal or beneficial societies to file bills of interpleader. May 8, 1926 416 44 Stat. 416
  Pub. Law 69-204Retired pay, Army, etc., officers AN ACT To equalize the pay of retired officers of the Army, Navy, Marine Corps, Coast Guard, Coast and Geodetic Survey, and Public Health Service. May 8, 1926 417 44 Stat. 417
  Pub. Law 69-205Appropriations, District of Columbia AN ACT Making appropriations for the government of the District of Columbia and other activities chargeable in whole or in part against the revenues of such District for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1927, and for other purposes. May 10, 1926 417 44 Stat. 417
  Pub. Law 69-206Appropriations, Interior Department AN ACT Making appropriations for the Department of the Interior for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1927, and for other purposes. May 10, 1926 453 44 Stat. 453
  Pub. Law 69-207Reno Indian colony, Nevada AN ACT To authorize the Secretary of the Interior to purchase certain land in Nevada to be added to the present site of the Reno Indian colony, and authorizing the appropriation of funds therefor. May 10, 1926 496 44 Stat. 496
  Pub. Law 69-208Philippine Scouts, Army AN ACT To authorize the Secretary of War to fix all allowances for enlisted men of the Philippine Scouts; to validate certain payments for travel pay, commutation of quarters, heat, light, and so forth, and for other purposes. May 10, 1926 496 44 Stat. 496
  Pub. Law 69-209Mesa Grande Reservation Indians, California AN ACT To provide for the reservation of certain land in California for the Indians of the Mesa Grande Reservation, known also as Santa Ysabel Reservation Numbered 1. May 10, 1926 496 44 Stat. 496
  Pub. Law 69-210Grand Canyon National Park, Ariz. AN ACT To authorize the exchange of certain patented lands in the Grand Canyon National Park for certain Government lands in said park. May 10, 1926 497 44 Stat. 497
  Pub. Law 69-211Pueblo Indians' lands, New Mexico AN ACT To provide for the condemnation of the lands of the Pueblo Indians in New Mexico for public purposes, and making the laws of the State of New Mexico applicable in such proceedings. May 10, 1926 498 44 Stat. 498
     Pub. Res 69-26Fort Peck Indians, Montana JOINT RESOLUTION Authorizing expenditures from the Fort Peck 4 per centum fund for visits of tribal delegates to Washington. May 10, 1926 498 44 Stat. 498
  Pub. Law 69-212Postal service, mail contractors AN ACT Authorizing the Postmaster General to remit or change deductions or fines imposed upon contractors for mail service. May 11, 1926 499 44 Stat. 499
  Pub. Law 69-213United States Soldiers' Home, commissioners AN ACT To amend section 1, Act of March 4, 1909 (Sundry Civil Act), so as to make the Chief of Finance of the Army a member of the Board of Commissioners of the United States Soldiers' Home. May 11, 1926 499 44 Stat. 499
  Pub. Law 69-214Appropriations, Department of Agriculture AN ACT Making appropriations for the Department of Agriculture for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1927, and for other purposes. May 11, 1926 499 44 Stat. 499
  Pub. Law 69-215Lincoln relics AN ACT For the purchase of the Oldrovd collection of Lincoln relics. May 11, 1926 531 44 Stat. 531
  Pub. Law 69-216National Guard, Army pay allowance AN ACT To amend section 3 of the Act approved September 14, 1922 (chapter 307, Forty-second Statutes at Large, part 1, pages 840 to 841). May 11, 1926 531 44 Stat. 531
  Pub. Law 69-217Nurse Corps, Army and Navy AN ACT To provide retirement for the Nurse Corps of the Army and Navy. May 13, 1926 531 44 Stat. 531
  Pub. Law 69-218Bridge, Rio Grande AN ACT Granting Consent of Congress to Texas-Coahuila Bridge Company for construction of a bridge across the Rio Grande between Eagle Pass, Texas, and Piedras Negras, Mexico. May 13, 1926 532 44 Stat. 532
  Pub. Law 69-219Bridge, Red River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to Charles L. Moss, A. E. Harris, and T. C. Shattuck, of Duncan, Oklahoma, to construct a bridge across Red River at a point between the States of Texas and Oklahoma where the ninety-eighth meridian crosses said Red River. May 13, 1926 533 44 Stat. 533
  Pub. Law 69-220Bridge, Detroit River AN ACT To extend the time for commencing and completing the construction of a bridge across Detroit River within or near the city limits of Detroit, Michigan. May 13, 1926 535 44 Stat. 535
  Pub. Law 69-221Bridge, Ohio River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the Gallia County Ohio River Bridge Company and its successors and assigns to construct a bridge across the Ohio River at or near Gallipolis, Ohio. May 13, 1926 535 44 Stat. 535
  Pub. Law 69-222Appropriation, Legislative AN ACT Making appropriations for the Legislative Branch of the Government for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1927, and for other purposes. May 13, 1926 537 44 Stat. 537
  Pub. Law 69-223Bridge, Fox River AN ACT To extend the time for the construction of a bridge across the Fox River in the State of Illinois on State Road Numbered 18, connecting the villages of Yorkville and Bristol in said State. May 13, 1926 553 44 Stat. 553
  Pub. Law 69-224Bridge, Allegheny River AN ACT To authorize the commissioners of McKean County, Pennsylvania, or their successors in office, to construct a bridge across the Allegheny River at a certain location where a highway known as State Highway Route Numbered 211 crosses said river at a location within the limits of the Borough of Eldred or not distant more than one-half mile north of said Borough of Eldred, McKean County, Pennsylvania. May 13, 1926 553 44 Stat. 553
  Pub. Law 69-225Bridge, Mississippi River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the city of Little Falls, Minnesota, to construct a bridge across the Mississippi River at or near the southeast corner of lot 3, section 34, township 41 north, range 32 west. May 13, 1926 554 44 Stat. 554
  Pub. Law 69-226North Carolina AN ACT For the relief of the State of North Carolina. May 13, 1926 554 44 Stat. 554
  Pub. Law 69-227Sale of revenue stamps by postmasters, repeated AN ACT To repeal section 806 of the Revenue Act of 1926. May 14, 1926 554 44 Stat. 554
  Pub. Law 69-228Chippewa Indians, claims AN ACT Authorizing the Chippewa Indians of Minnesota to submit claims to the Court of Claims. May 14, 1026 555 44 Stat. 555
  Pub. Law 69-229"Georgia," battleship, silver service AN ACT Authorizing the Secretray of the Navy to deliver to the State of Georgia the silver service presented to the United States for the battleship Georgia. May 17, 1926 557 44 Stat. 557
  Pub. Law 69-230Army and Navy, pay deductions for intemperance, etc., absence AN ACT To provide for forfeiture of pay of persons in the military and naval services of the United States who are absent from duty on account of the direct effects of the intemperate use of alcoholic liquor or habit-forming drugs or because of venereal disease. May 17, 1926 557 44 Stat. 557
  Pub. Law 69-231Public lands, administering oaths AN ACT To authorize acting registers of United States land offices to administer oaths at any time in public land matters. May 17, 1926 558 44 Stat. 558
  Pub. Law 69-232Public lands, McMinnville, Oreg. AN ACT To amend an Act entitled "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 9, 1916," approved February 25, 1919 (Fortieth Statutes, page 1153). May 17, 1926 558 44 Stat. 558
  Pub. Law 69-233Colville Indian Reservation, Wash., ceded lands AN ACT Extending the period of time for homestead entries on the south half of the diminished Colville Indian Reservation. May 17, 1926 558 44 Stat. 558
  Pub. Law 69-234United States courts, Massachusetts district AN ACT To amend section 87 of the Judicial Code. May 17, 1926 559 44 Stat. 559
  Pub. Law 69-235Oregon Trail, silver coinage AN ACT To authorize the coinage of 50-cent pieces in commemoration of the heroism of the fathers and mothers who traversed the Oregon Trail to the Far West with great hardship, daring, and loss of life, which not only resulted in adding new States to the Union but earned a well-deserved and imperishable fame for the pioneers; to honor the twenty thousand dead that lie buried in unknown graves along two thousand miles of that great highway of history; to rescue the various important points along the old trail from oblivion; and to commemorate by suitable monuments, memorial or otherwise, the tragic events associated with that emigration-erecting them either along the trail itself or elsewhere, in localities appropriate for the purpose, including the city of Washington. May 17, 1926 559 44 Stat. 559
  Pub. Law 69-236Dresslerville Indian Colony, Nevada, water supply AN ACT To provide for an adequate water-supply system at the Dresslerville Indian Colony. May 17, 1926 560 44 Stat. 560
  Pub. Law 69-237Indian Service revenues AN ACT To authorize the deposit and expenditure of various revenues of the Indian Service as Indian moneys, proceeds of labor. May 17, 1926 560 44 Stat. 560
  Pub. Law 69-238United States courts, Hickman County, Tennessee middle district AN ACT To detach Hickman County from the Nashville division of the middle judicial district of the State of Tennessee, and attach the same to the Columbia division of the middle judicial district of said State. May 17, 1926 561 44 Stat. 561
  Pub. Law 69-239United States courts, New Jersey district AN ACT To amend section 96, chapter 5, of the Act of Congress of March 3, 1911, entitled "The Judicial Code." May 17, 1926 561 44 Stat. 561
  Pub. Law 69-240Sac and Fox Nation lands, Oklahoma AN ACT To confirm the title to certain lands in the State of Oklahoma to the Sac and Fox Nation or Tribe of Indians. May 17, 1926 561 44 Stat. 561
  Pub. Law 69-241Rights of way, military reservations, etc. AN ACT To authorize the Secretary of War to grant easements in and upon public military reservations and other lands under his control. May 17, 1926 562 44 Stat. 562
  Pub. Law 69-242United Daughters of Confederacy, insignia patent AN ACT Granting an extension of patent to the United Daughters of the Confederacy. May 18, 1926 562 44 Stat. 562
  Pub. Law 69-243White Plains, N. Y., Revolutionary battle-field markers AN ACT For the erection of tablets or markers upon the Revolutionary battle field of White Plains State of New York. May 18, 1926 562 44 Stat. 562
  Pub. Law 69-244Marine Hospital, Detroit, Mich. AN ACT To amend an Act. entitled "An Act authorizing the Secretary of the Treasury to sell the United States marine hospital reservation and improvements thereon at Detroit, Michigan, and to acquire a suitable site in the same locality and to erect thereon a modern hospital for the treatment of the beneficiaries of the United States Public Health Service, and for other purposes," approved June 7, 1924. May 18, 1926 563 44 Stat. 563
  Pub. Law 69-245Navy, officer promotions AN ACT To correct the status of certain commissioned officers of the Navy appointed thereto pursuant to the provisions of the Act of Congress approved June 4, 1920. May 19, 1926 564 44 Stat. 564
  Pub. Law 69-246Army, retirement pay of officers AN ACT To amend the National Defense Act approved June 3, 1916, as amended by the Act of June 4, 1920, relating to retirement. May 19, 1926 564 44 Stat. 564
  Pub. Law 69-247Latin-American Republics, Army, Navy, etc., details to AN ACT To authorize the President to detail officers and enlisted men of the United States Army, Navy, and Marine Corps to assist the governments of the Latin-American Republics in military and naval matters. May 19, 1926 565 44 Stat. 565
  Pub. Law 69-248Marine Corps, band AN ACT For the relief of members of the band of the United States Marine Corps who were retired prior to June 30, 1922, and for the relief of members transferred to the Fleet Marine Corps Reserve. May 19, 1926 565 44 Stat. 565
  Pub. Law 69-249Auburn, Me., Army target range AN ACT For the purchase of a tract of land adjoining the United States target range, at Auburn, Maine. May 19, 1926 565 44 Stat. 565
  Pub. Law 69-250Fort Hall Indian Reservation, ceded lands AN ACT Extending the provisions of section 2455 of the United States Revised Statutes to ceded lands of the Fort Hall Indian Reservation. May 19, 1926 566 44 Stat. 566
  Pub. Law 69-251Crow Indians, Montana, children AN ACT To allot lands to living children on the Crow Reservation, Montana. May 19, 1926 566 44 Stat. 566
  Pub. Law 69-252Public lands, Altus, Okla. AN ACT Granting certain public lands to the city of Altus, Oklahoma, for reservoir and incidental purposes. May 19, 1926 566 44 Stat. 566
  Pub. Law 69-253Bridge, Rio Grande AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the construction of a bridge across the Rio Grande. May 19, 1926 567 44 Stat. 567
     Pub. Res 69-27Five Civilized Tribes, claims JOINT RESOLUTION Authorizing the Cherokee Indians, the Seminole Indians, the Creek Indians, and the Choctaw and Chickasaw Indians to prosecute claims, jointly or severally, in one or more petitions, as each of said Indian nations or tribes may elect. May 19, 1926 568 44 Stat. 568
  Pub. Law 69-254Air Commerce Act, 1926 AN ACT To encourage and regulate the use of aircraft in commerce, and for other purposes. May 20, 1926 568 44 Stat. 568
  Pub. Law 69-255Washington-Alaska Military Cable, etc. AN ACT To authorize payment of expenses of the Washington-Alaska Military Cable and Telegraph System out of receipts of such system as an operating expense. May 20, 1926 576 44 Stat. 576
  Pub. Law 69-256Black bass, regulations AN ACT To regulate the interstate transportation of black bass, and for other purposes. May 20, 1926 576 44 Stat. 576
  Pub. Law 69-257Railway Labor Act AN ACT To provide for the prompt disposition of disputes between carriers and their employees, and for other purposes. May 20, 1926 577 44 Stat. 577
  Pub. Law 69-258American Legion Convention AN ACT To authorize the granting of leave to ex-service men and women to attend the annual convention of the American Legion in Paris, France, in 1927. May 20, 1926 587 44 Stat. 587
  Pub. Law 69-259Kennesaw Mountain, etc., battle fields, Georgia AN ACT Providing for an inspection of the Kennesaw Mountain and Lost Mountain and other battle fields in the State of Georgia. May 21, 1926 588 44 Stat. 588
  Pub. Law 69-260Bridge, Delaware River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress for the construction of a bridge across the Delaware River at or near Burlington, New Jersey. May 21, 1926 588 44 Stat. 588
  Pub. Law 69-261Bridge, North Branch of Susquehanna River AN ACT To extend the time for the construction of a bridge across the north branch of the Susquehanna River from the city of Wilkes- Barre to the Borough of Dorranceton, Pennsylvania. May 21, 1926 590 44 Stat. 590
  Pub. Law 69-262Public lands, canceled entries AN ACT To repeal the Act approved January 27, 1922, providing for change of entry, and for other purposes. May 21, 1926 591 44 Stat. 591
  Pub. Law 69-263Public lands, Michigan AN ACT To provide for conveyance of certain lands in the State of Michigan for State park purposes. May 21 1926 591 44 Stat. 591
  Pub. Law 69-264Appropriations, Navy Department and naval service AN ACT Making appropriations for the Navy Department and the naval service for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1927, and for other purposes. May 21, 1926 591 44 Stat. 591
  Pub. Law 69-265Pensions, Indian wars AN ACT To amend the second section of the Act entitled "An Act to pension the survivors of certain Indian wars from January 1, 1859, to January, 1891, inclusive, and for other purposes," approved March 4, 1917, as amended. May 21, 1926 614 44 Stat. 614
  Pub. Law 69-266Makah Indian Reservation, Wash., lands added AN ACT To provide for the permanent withdrawal of certain lands adjoining the Makah Indian Reservation in Washington for the use and occupancy of the Makah and Quileute Indians. May 21, 1926 614 44 Stat. 614
  Pub. Law 69-267World War trophies, distribution AN ACT To amend an Act entitled "An Act to provide for the equitable distribution of captured war devices and trophies to the States and Territories of the United States and to the District of Columbia," approved June 7, 1924. May 22, 1926 615 44 Stat. 615
  Pub. Law 69-268National Parks, Shenandoah, and Great Smoky Mountain AN ACT To provide for the establishment of the Shenandoah National Park in the State of Virginia and the Great Smoky Mountain National Park in the States of North Carolina and Tennessee, and for other purposes. May 22, 1926 616 44 Stat. 616
  Pub. Law 69-269Lake of the Woods, treaty provisions AN ACT To carry into effect provisions of the convention between the United States and Great Britain to regulate the level of Lake of the Woods concluded on the 24th day of February, 1925. May 22, 1926 617 44 Stat. 617
  Pub. Law 69-270Dams, Cass Lake, Minn. AN ACT To authorize the Secretary of Agriculture to acquire and maintain dams in the Minnesota National Forest needed for the proper administration of the Government land and timber. May 22, 1926 618 44 Stat. 618
  Pub. Law 69-271Dams, Neches River, Tex. AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress for the construction of 44 Stat. 618
  Pub. Law 69-272dam or dams in Neches River, Texas. May 22, 1926 618 Bridge, southern branch of Elizabeth River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to O. Emmerson Smith, F. F. Priest, W. P. Jordan, H. W. West, C. M. Jordan, and G. Hubard Massey to construct, maintain, and operate a bridge across the southern branch of the Elizabeth River, at or near the cities of Norfolk and Portsmouth, in the county of Norfolk, in the State of Virginia. May 22, 1926 619 44 Stat. 619
  Pub. Law 69-273Interior Department, field appointments AN ACT Authorizing the Secretary of the Interior to delegate to supervisory officers the power to make temporary and emergency appointments. May 22, 1926 620 44 Stat. 620
  Pub. Law 69-274Bridges, Mississippi and Missouri Rivers AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to Alfred L. McCawley to construct, maintain, and operate bridges across the Msississippi and Missouri Rivers, at Alton, Illinois, on the Mississippi and at or near Bellefontaine on the Missouri River. May 22, 1926 620 44 Stat. 620
  Pub. Law 69-275District of Columbia, jail AN ACT Providing an additional wing to the District Jail. May 22, 1926 622 44 Stat. 622
  Pub. Law 69-276Lighthouse Service, surplus reservations, etc. AN ACT To authorize the Secretary of Commerce to dispose of certain lighthouse reservations, and to increase the efficiency of the Lighthouse Service, and for other purposes. May 22, 1926 622 44 Stat. 622
  Pub. Law 69-277District of Columbia, Conduit Road AN ACT To provide for transfer of jurisdiction over the Conduit Road in the District of Columbia. May 22, 1926 627 44 Stat. 627
     Pub. Res 69-28Little Big Horn Battle, semicentennial JOINT RESOLUTION Authorizing the Secretary of War to lend three hundred and fifty cots, three hundred and fifty bed sacks, and seven hundred blankets for the use of the National Custer Memorial Association, at Crow Agency, Montana, at the semicentennial of the Battle of the Little Big Horn, June 24,25, and 26, 1926. May 22, 1926 627 44 Stat. 627
  Pub. Law 69-278Hawaii, electric franchise AN ACT To approve Act 235 of the Session Laws of 1923 of the Territory of Hawaii, entitled "An Act to authorize and provide for the manufacture, maintenance, distribution, and supply of electric current for light and power within the District of Hana, on the island and county of Maui, Territory of Hawaii." May 24, 1926 627 44 Stat. 627
  Pub. Law 69-279Farm Loan Act prohibitions AN ACT To prohibit offering for sale as Federal farm loan bonds any securities not issued under the terms of the Farm Loan Act, to limit the use of the words "Federal," "United States," or "reserve," or a combination of such words, to prohibit false advertising, and for other purposes. May 24, 1926 628 44 Stat. 628
     Pub. Res 69-29Customs, domestic cattle JOINT RESOLUTION Extending the time during which cattle which have crossed the boundary line into foreign countries may be returned duty free. May 24, 1926 629 44 Stat. 629
  Pub. Law 69-280Alaska, town sites for natives AN ACT To authorize the issuance of deeds to certain Indians or Eskimos for tracts set apart to them in surveys of town sites in Alaska, and to provide for the survey and subdivision of such tracts and of Indian or Eskimo towns or villages. May 25, 1926 629 44 Stat. 629
  Pub. Law 69-281Public buildings, general authorization for construction, etc. AN ACT To provide for the construction of certain public buildings, and for other purposes. May 25, 1926 630 44 Stat. 630
  Pub. Law 69-282District of Columbia, uniforms for police, etc. AN ACT Granting relief to the Metropolitan police, and to the officers and members of the fire department of the District of 1 olumbia. May 25, 1926 635 44 Stat. 635
  Pub. Law 69-283Mammoth Cave National Park, Ky. AN ACT To provide for the establishment of the Mammoth Cave National Park in the State of Kentucky, and for other purposes. May 25, 1926 635 44 Stat. 635
  Pub. Law 69-284Irrigation projects, water-right charges, etc. AN ACT To adjust water-right charges, to grant certain other relief on the Federal irrigation projects, and for other purposes. May 25, 1926 636 44 Stat. 636
  Pub. Law 69-285Norway, indemnity for bark "Janna." AN ACT To authorize the payment of an indemnity to the Government of Norway on account of the losses sustained by the owners of the Norwegian bark Janna as a result of a collision between it and the United States ship Westwood. May 25, 1926 651 44 Stat. 651
  Pub. Law 69-286Sweden, indemnity for steamship "Olivia." AN ACT To authorize the payment of ap. indemnity to the Government of Sweden on account of losses sustained by the owners of the Swedish steamshi p Olivia as a result of a collision between it and the United States ship Lake Saint Clair. May 25, 1926 651 44 Stat. 651
  Pub. Law 69-287Norway, indemnity for steamship "John Blumer." AN ACT To authorize the payment of an indemnity to the Government of Norway on account of the losses sustained by the owners of the Norwegian steamshi John Blumer as a result of a collision between it and a barge in tow of the United Mates Army tug Britannia. May 25, 1926 651 44 Stat. 651
  Pub. Law 69-288Denmark, indemnity for steamship "Masnedsund." AN ACT To authorize the payment of an indemnity to the Government of Denmark on account of losses sustained by the owners of the Danish steamship Masnedsund as the result of collisions between it and the United States ship Siboney and the United States Army tug Numbered 21, at Saint Nazaire, France. May 25, 1926 651 44 Stat. 651
  Pub. Law 69-289Naturalization, declarations of intention AN ACT To validate certain declarations of intentions. May 25, 1926 652 44 Stat. 652
  Pub. Law 69-290"Minnesota," battleship, silver service AN ACT Authorizing the Secretary of the Navy, in his discretion, to deliver to the custody of the State of Minnesota the silver service set in use on the battleship Minnesota. May 25, 1926. 652 44 Stat. 652
     Pub. Res 69-30Vermont Sesquicentennial Commission JOINT RESOLUTION Establishing a commission for the participation of the United States in the observance of the one hundred and fiftieth anniversaries of the independence of Vermont and the Battle of Bennington, and authorizing an appropriation to be utilized in connection with such observance. May 25, 1926 652 44 Stat. 652
     Pub. Res 69-31Appropriations, pensions, 1926 JOINT RESOLUTION Making an additional appropriation for the payment of pensions for the fiscal year 1926. May 25, 1926 653 44 Stat. 653
  Pub. Law 69-291Irrigation projects, Buford-Trenton and Williston, N. Dak. AN ACT To cancel water-right charges and release liens on the Buford-Trenton and Williston irrigation projects, North Dakota, and for other purposes. May 26, 1926 653 44 Stat. 653
  Pub. Law 69-292Counterfeiting foreign stamps AN ACT To amend section 220 of the Criminal Code. May 26, 1926 653 44 Stat. 653
  Pub. Law 69-293Army, credits for commutation, etc., of dependents AN ACT To validate payments for commutation of quarters, heat, and light, and of rental allowances on account of dependents. May 26, 1926 654 44 Stat. 654
  Pub. Law 69-294Naturalization, alien veterans of World War AN ACT To admit to the United States, and to extend naturalization privileges to, alien veterans of the World War. May 26, 1926 654 44 Stat. 654
  Pub. Law 69-295Yellowstone National Park, etc. AN ACT To make additions to the Absaroka and Gallatin National Forests, and the Yellowstone National Park, and to improve and extend the winter feed facilities of the elk, antelope, and other game animals of Yellowstone National Park and adjacent land, and for other purposes. May 26, 1926 655 44 Stat. 655
  Pub. Law 69-296Porto Rico, admission of Spanish subjects AN ACT Exempting from the provisions of the Immigration Act of 1924 certain Spanish subjects residents of Porto Rico on April 11, 1899. May 26, 1926 657 44 Stat. 657
  Pub. Law 69-297Reclamation Bureau Commissioner AN ACT To provide for the appointment of a Commissioner of Reclamation, and for other purposes. May 26, 1926 657 44 Stat. 657
  Pub. Law 69-298District of Columbia, garbage-reduction plant AN ACT To provide for the acquisition in Prince William County, Virginia, to be used by the District of Columbia for the reduction of garbage. May 26, 1926 657 44 Stat. 657
  Pub. Law 69-299Crow Indian Reservation, Mont., allotments, etc. AN ACT To amend sections 1, 5, 6, 8, and 18 of an Act approved June 4, 1920, entitled "An Act to provide for the allotment of lands of the Crow Tribe, for the distribution of tribal funds and for other purposes." May 26, 1926 658 44 Stat. 658
     Pub. Res 69-32South Jersey Exposition JOINT RESOLUTION Authorizing the Treasury Department to participate in the South Jersey Exposition to be held in the city of Camden, New Jersey. May 26, 1926 661 44 Stat. 661
  Pub. Law 69-300Navy, altering battleships AN ACT To authorize certain alterations to the six coal-burning battleships for the purpose of providing better launching and handling arrangements forairplanes. May 27, 1926 661 44 Stat. 661
  Pub. Law 69-301Bankruptcy Act amendments AN ACT To amend an Act entitled "An Act to establish a uniform system of bankruptcy, throughout the United States," approved July 1, 1898, and Acts amendatory thereof and supplementary thereto. May 27, 1926 662 44 Stat. 662
  Pub. Law 69-302Public lands, rights of way for ditch companies, etc. AN ACT To amend section 18 of the Irrigation Act of March 3, 1891, as amended by the Act of March 4, 1917. May 28, 1926. 668 44 Stat. 668
  Pub. Law 69-303Mount Rainier National Park, Wash. AN ACT To revise the boundary of the Mount Rainier National Park in the State of Washington, and for other purposes. May 28, 1926 668 44 Stat. 668
  Pub. Law 69-304United States Customs Court AN ACT To provide the name by which the Board of General Appraisers and members thereof shall hereafter be known. May 28, 1926 669 44 Stat. 669
  Pub. Law 69-305Public lands, Kern County, Calif. AN ACT Granting public lands to the county of Kern, California, for public park purposes. May 28, 1926 670 44 Stat. 670
  Pub. Law 69-306Navy, hospital buildings AN ACT To authorize the construction of necessary additional buildings at certain naval hospitals, and for other purposes. May 28, 1926 670 44 Stat. 670
  Pub. Law 69-307United States courts, Georgia districts AN ACT To amend section 77 of the Juducial Code to create a middle district in the State of Georgia, and for other purposes. May 28, 1926 670 44 Stat. 670
  Pub. Law 69-308Public lands, transfer of records to States AN ACT To provide for the transfer of certain records of the General Land Office to States, and for other purposes. May 28, 1926 672 44 Stat. 672
  Pub. Law 69-309Declaration of Independence pamphlet AN ACT To provide for the preparation, printing, and distribution of pamphlets containing the Declaration of Independence, with certain biographical sketches and explanatory matter. May 28, 1926 673 44 Stat. 673
  Pub. Law 69-310National Guard, funds, etc. AN ACT To amend in certain particulars the National Defense Act of June 3, 1916, as amended, and for other purposes. May 28, 1926 673 44 Stat. 673
  Pub. Law 69-311District of Columbia, opening designated streets, etc., under highways system AN ACT To provide for the condemnation of land for the opening, extension, widening, or straightening of streets, avenues, roads, or highways in accordance with the plan of the permanent system of highways for the District of Columbia, and for other purposes. May 28, 1926 675 44 Stat. 675
  Pub. Law 69-312District of Columbia, married women AN ACT To amend section 1155 of an Act entitled "An Act to establish a code of law for the District of Columbia." May 28, 1926 676 44 Stat. 676
     Pub. Res 69-33Juneau, Alaska, wharf JOINT RESOLUTION Authorizing the construction of a Government dock or wharf at Juneau, Alaska. May 28, 1926 676 44 Stat. 676
  Pub. Law 69-313Virginia Dare, tablet on Roanoke Island AN ACT Authorizing the appropriation of $2,500 for the erection of a tablet or marker at Sir Walter Raleigh Fort on Roanoke Island, North Carolina, to Virginia Dare, the first child of English parentage to be born in America. May 29, 1926 676 44 Stat. 676
  Pub. Law 69-314Public lands, Yuma, Ariz. AN ACT To authorize the exchange of certain public lands and the establishment of an aviation field near Yuma, Arizona. May 29, 1926 677 44 Stat. 677
  Pub. Law 69-315Supreme Court Reports AN ACT To amend sections 226 and 228 of the Judicial Code, and for other purposes. May 29, 1926 677 44 Stat. 677
  Pub. Law 69-316Fort Ringgold Reservation, Tex. AN ACT To authorize the Secretary of War to sell a portion of the Fort Ringgold Military Reservation, Texas, to Rio Grande City Railway Company. May 29, 1926 678 44 Stat. 678
  Pub. Law 69-317Morongo Indian Reservation, Calif. AN ACT To provide for the setting apart of certain lands in the State of California as an addition to the Morongo Indian Reservation. June 1, 1926 679 44 Stat. 679
  Pub. Law 69-318Army, deteriorated ammunition AN ACT To authorize the Secretary of War to exchange deteriorated and unserviceable ammunition and components, and for other purposes. June 1, 1926 680 44 Stat. 680
  Pub. Law 69-319Service mileage, and travel expenses in Alaska AN ACT To amend section 12 of the Act approved June 10, 1922, so as to authorize payment of actual expenses for travel under orders in Alaska. June 1, 1926 680 44 Stat. 680
  Pub. Law 69-320Bridge, Monongahela River AN ACT To extend the time for the construction of a bridge across the Monongahela River at or near the borough of Wilson in the county of Allegheny, Pennsylvania. June 2, 1926 681 44 Stat. 681
  Pub. Law 69-321Eagle Lake, a nonnavigable stream AN ACT Declaring Eagle Lake, which lies partly within the limits of the State of Mississippi, in Warren County, and partly within the limits of the State of Louisiana, in Madison Parish, to be a nonnavigable stream. June 2, 1926. 681 44 Stat. 681
  Pub. Law 69-322Bridge, Columbia River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress for the construction of a bridge over the Columbia River at a point within one mile upstream and one mile downstream from the mouth of the Entiat River in Chelan County, State of Washington. June 2, 1926 682 44 Stat. 682
  Pub. Law 69-323Bridge, Red River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the Red River Parish Bridge Company (Incorporated) to construct a bridge across the Red River, at or near the town of Coushatta, in the Parish of Red River, in the State of Louisiana. June 2, 1926 683 44 Stat. 683
  Pub. Law 69-324Moores Creek National Military Park N. C. AN ACT To establish a national military park at the battle field of Moores reek, North Carolina. June 2, 1926 684 44 Stat. 684
  Pub. Law 69-325Military and naval insurance AN ACT To amend section 301 of the World War Veterans' Act, 1924. June 2, 1926 686 44 Stat. 686
  Pub. Law 69-326Postal Service, rent of quarters AN ACT Authorizing the Postmaster General to rent quarters for postal purposes without formal contract in certain cases. June 3, 1926 688 44 Stat. 688
  Pub. Law 69-327Postal Service, terminal railway post offices AN ACT Authorizing the Postmaster General to make monthly payment of rental for terminal railway post-office premises under lease. June 3, 1926 688 44 Stat. 688
  Pub. Law 69-328Subsistence Expense Act, 1926 AN ACT To regulate subsistence expenses of civilian officers and employees while absent from their designated posts of duty on official business. June 3, 1926 688 44 Stat. 688
  Pub. Law 69-329Santa Ysabel Indian Reservation, Calif. AN ACT To authorize the Secretary of the Interior to purchase certain lands in California to be added to the Santa Ysabel Indian Reservation and authorizing an appropriation of funds therefor. June 3, 1926 690 44 Stat. 690
  Pub. Law 69-330Northern Cheyenne Indian Reservation, Mont. AN ACT To provide for allotting in severalty lands within the Northern Cheyenne Indian Reservation in Montana, and for other purposes. June 3, 1926 690 44 Stat. 690
  Pub. Law 69-331Postal Service, air mail at pound rates, etc. AN ACT To amend section 4 of the Air Mail Act of February 2, 1925, so as to enable the Postmaster General to make contracts for the transmission of mail by aircraft at fixed rates per pound. June 3, 1926 692 44 Stat. 692
  Pub. Law 69-332Bridge, Mississippi River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the Northern Pacific Railway Company to construct a bridge across the Mississippi River at Little Falls, Minnesota. June 4, 1926 693 44 Stat. 692
  Pub. Law 69-333Bridge, Mississippi River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the Northern Pacific Railway Company, a corporation organized under the laws of the State of Wisconsin, to construct a bridge across the Mississippi River at or near Minneapolis, in the State of Minnesota. June 4, 1926 693 44 Stat. 693
  Pub. Law 69-334Bridge, Current River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to Missouri State Highway Commission to construct a bridge across Current River. June 4, 1926 694 44 Stat. 694
  Pub. Law 69-335Bridge, Current River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to Missouri State Highway Commission to maintain a bridge across Current River. June 4, 1926 694 44 Stat. 694
  Pub. Law 69-336Bridge, Mississippi River AN ACT Extending the time for the construction of a bridge across the Mississippi River in the county of Hennepin, Minnesota, by the city of Minneapolis. June 4, 1926 694 44 Stat. 694
  Pub. Law 69-337Postal Service, fourth-class postmasters AN ACT To amend the Act of February 28, 1925, fixing the compensation of fourth-class postmasters. June 4, 1926 695 44 Stat. 695
  Pub. Law 69-338Bridge, Mahoning River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the Board of County Commissioners of Trumbull County, Ohio to construct an overhead viaduct across the Mahoning River at Girard, Trumbull county, Ohio. June 7, 1926 696 44 Stat. 696
  Pub. Law 69-339District of Columbia, Key and Highway Bridges AN ACT To amend section 5 of the Act entitled "An Act to provide for the removal of what is now known as the Aqueduct Bridge, across the Potomac River, and for the building of a bridge in place thereof," approved May 18, 1916, and section 12 of the Act entitled "An Act to provide for eliminating certain grade crossings, and so forth," approved February 12, 1901, as amended. June 7, 1926 697 44 Stat. 697
  Pub. Law 69-340District of Columbia, Harvard Street NW., etc. AN ACT To authorize the widening of Harvard Street in the District of Columbia, and for other purposes. June 7, 1926 697 44 Stat. 697
  Pub. Law 69-341District of Columbia, conduit, Twelfth Street SW AN ACT Permitting the Washington Market Company to lay a conduit across Twelfth Street, southwest. June 7, 1926 698 44 Stat. 698
  Pub. Law 69-342Casa Grande Ruins National Monument, Ariz. AN ACT To restore to the public domain certain lands within the Casa Grande Ruins National Monument, and for other purposes. June 7, 1926 698 44 Stat. 698
  Pub. Law 69-343Wakefield, Va., replica of George Washington's birthplace AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the Wakefield National Memorial Association to build, upon Governmentowned land at Wakefield, Westmoreland County, Virginia, a replica of the house in which George Washington was born, and for other purposes. June 7, 1926 699 44 Stat. 699
  Pub. Law 69-344Right of way, Monterey, Calif. AN ACT Authorizing the Secretary of War to convey certain portions of the military reservation at Monterey, California, to the city of Monterey, California, for street purposes. June 7, 1926 699 44 Stat. 699
  Pub. Law 69-345Navy, surplus lands AN ACT To authorize the disposition of lands no longer needed for naval purposes. June 7, 1926 700 44 Stat. 700
  Pub. Law 69-346Public building, Donora, Pa. AN ACT To authorize the Secretary of the Treasury to accept a title to a site for the post office at Donora, Pennsylvania, which excepts and reserves natural gas and oil underlying the land. June 8, 1926 702 44 Stat. 702
  Pub. Law 69-347Public building, Boise, Idaho AN ACT Providing for the conveyance of certain land to the city of Boise, Idaho, and from the city of Boise, Idaho, to the United States. June 8, 1926 703 44 Stat. 703
  Pub. Law 69-348Military Academy, department of economics, etc. AN ACT To establish a department of economics, government, and history at the United States Military Academy, at West Point, New York, and to amend chapter 174 of the Act of Congress of April 19, 1910, entitled "An Act making appropriations for the support of the Military Academy for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1911, and for other purposes." June 8, 1926 703 44 Stat. 703
  Pub. Law 69-349New York City post office AN ACT to authorize and empower the Secretary of the Treasury to accept a corrective deed to certain real estate in the city of New York for the use of the new post-office building. June 8, 1926 704 44 Stat. 704
  Pub. Law 69-350Army, Enlisted Reserve Corps AN ACT To amend section 55 of the National Defense Act June 3, 1916, as amended, relating to the Enlisted Reserve Corps. June 8, 1926 704 44 Stat. 704
  Pub. Law 69-351Army, details to schools, etc. AN ACT To amend the National Defense Act of June 3, 1916, as amended, so as to permit the Secretary of War to detail enlisted men to educational institutions. June 8, 1926 705 44 Stat. 705
  Pub. Law 69-352Public building, Oshkosh, Wis. AN ACT To convey to the city of Oshkosh, Wisconsin, certain Government property. June 8, 1926 705 44 Stat. 705
  Pub. Law 69-353Bridge, Chattahoochee River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the Georgia- Florida Bridge Company, to construct a toll bridge across the Chattahoochee River at or near Neals Landing, in Seminole County, Georgia. June 8, 1926 706 44 Stat. 706
  Pub. Law 69-354Public lands, Kaysville, Calif. AN ACT Granting certain lands to the city of Kaysville, Utah, to protect the watershed of the water-supply system of said city. June 8, 1926 707 44 Stat. 707
  Pub. Law 69-355Public lands, Nevada AN ACT To authorize an exchange of lands between the United States and the State of Nevada. June 8, 1926 708 44 Stat. 708
  Pub. Law 69-356Bowdoin, Mont., town site lots AN ACT Authorizing repayment of excess amounts paid by purchasers of certain lots in the town site of Bowdoin, Montana. June 8, 1926 708 44 Stat. 708
  Pub. Law 69-357Public lands, New Mexico AN ACT To authorize the Secretary of the Interior to issue patents for lands held under color of title. June 8, 1926 709 44 Stat. 709
  Pub. Law 69-358Naturalization, examiners AN ACT To amend and supplement the naturalization laws, and for other purposes. June 8, 1926 709 44 Stat. 709
  Pub. Law 69-359Private land grants, precious-metal deposits AN ACT Relating to patents issued pursuant to decrees of the Court of Private Land Claims. June 8, 1926 710 44 Stat. 710
  Pub. Law 69-360Hawaii, indebtedness AN ACT To amend so much of sectin 55 of the Hawaiian Organic Act as amended by the Hawaiian Homes Commission Act, approved July 9, 1921- June 9, 1926 710 44 Stat. 710
  Pub. Law 69-361Right of way, livestock station, Montana AN ACT To authorize the Secretary of Agriculture to extend and renew for the term of ten years a lease to the Chicago, Milwaukee and Saint Paul Railway Company of a tract of land in the United States Department of Agriculture Range Livestock Experiment Station, in the State of Montana, and for a right of way to said tract, for the removal of gravel and ballast material, executed under the authority of the Act of Congress approved June 28, 1916. June 9, 1926 711 44 Stat. 711
  Pub. Law 69-362McLennan County, Tex., public highway AN ACT Authorizing and directing the Secretary of the Treasury to pay to McLennan County, in the State of Texas, the sum of $9,403.42 compensation for the appropriation and destruction of an improved public road passing through the military camp at Waco, Texas, in said county by the Government of the United States. June 9, 1926 711 44 Stat. 711
  Pub. Law 69-363Rocky Mountain National Park, Colo. AN ACT To eliminate certain privately owned lands from the Rocky Mountain National Park and to transfer certain other lands from the Rocky Mountain National Park to the Colorado National Forest, Colorado. June 9, 1926 712 44 Stat. 712
  Pub. Law 69-364Pea Ridge, Ark., battle field AN ACT To provide for the inspection of the battle field of Pea Ridge, Arkansas. June 9, 1926 715 44 Stat. 715
     Pub. Res 69-34New Mexico, amendment to constitution JOINT RESOLUTION Giving and granting consent to an amendment to the constitution of the State of New Mexico providing that the moneys derived from the lands heretofore granted or confirmed to that State by Congress may be apportioned to the several objects for which said lands were granted or confirmed in proportion to the number of acres granted for each object, and to the enactment of such laws and regulations as may be necessary to carry the same into effect. June 9, 1926 715 44 Stat. 715
  Pub. Law 69-365District of Columbia, abandoned families AN ACT To amend an Act entitled "An Act making it a misdemeanor in the District of Columbia to abandon or willfully neglect to provide for the support and maintenance by any person of his wife or his or her minor children in destitute or necessitous circumstances," approved March 23, 1906. June 10, 1926 716 44 Stat. 716
  Pub. Law 69-366Navy, staff corps equalization AN ACT To provide for the equalization of promotion of officers of the staff corps of the Navy with officers of the line. June 10, 1926 717 44 Stat. 717
  Pub. Law 69-367Marine Corps, warrant officers AN ACT To establish the warrant grade of pay clerk and the commissioned warrant grades of chief marine gunner, chief quartermaster clerk, and chief pay clerk in the United States Marine Corps. June 10, 1926 725 44 Stat. 725
  Pub. Law 69-368Coast Guard, new cutters AN ACT To provide for the construction of ten vessels for the Coast Guard. June 10, 1926 725 44 Stat. 725
  Pub. Law 69-369Standards Bureau, master track scale, etc. AN ACT Authorizing the purchase by the Secretary of Commerce of a site and the construction and equipment of a building thereon for use as a master track scale and test car depot, and for other purposes. June 10, 1926- 725 44 Stat. 725
  Pub. Law 69-370Great Britain, indemnity for Daniel Shaw Williamson AN ACT Authorizing the payment of an indemnity to Great Britain on account of the death of Daniel Shaw Williamson, a British subject, who was killed at East Saint Louis, Illinois, on July 1, 1921. June 10, 1926 726 44 Stat. 726
  Pub. Law 69-371Public building, Lakeland, Fla. AN ACT To convey to the city of Lakeland, Florida, certain Government property. June 11, 1926 726 44 Stat. 726
  Pub. Law 69-372Battle fields of United States AN ACT To provide for the study and investigation of battle fields in the United States for commemorative purposes. June 11, 1926 726 44 Stat. 726
  Pub. Law 69-373District of Columbia, teachers' retirement AN ACT To amend the Act entitled "An Act for the retirement of public-school teachers in the District of Columbia," approved January 15, 1920, and for other purposes. June 11, 1926 727 44 Stat. 727
     Pub. Res 69-35Warren G. Harding, portrait JOINT RESOLUTION Authorizing the Joint Committee on the Library to procure an oil portrait of the late President Warren G. Harding. June 11, 1926 731 44 Stat. 731
  Pub. Law 69-374Bridge, Ohio River AN ACT To extend the time for constructing a bridge across the Ohio River between Vanderburg County, Indiana, and Henderson County, Kentucky. June 12, 1926 731 44 Stat. 731
  Pub. Law 69-375Bridge, Allegheny River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania to construct a bridge across the Allegheny River. June 12, 1926 732 44 Stat. 732
  Pub. Law 69-376Bridge, Rio Grande AN ACT To extend the time for the construction of a bridge across the Rio Grande between Eagle Pass, Texas, and Piedras Negras, Mexico. June 12, 1926 732 44 Stat. 732
  Pub. Law 69-377Bridge, Red River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the Grandfield Bridge Company, a corporation, to construct, maintain, and operate a bridge across Red River and the surrounding and adjoining public lands, and for other purposes. June 12, 1926 733 44 Stat. 733
  Pub. Law 69-378United States courts, North Carolina western district AN ACT To amend section 98 of the Judicial Code as amended. June 12, 1926 734 44 Stat. 734
  Pub. Law 69-379Bridge, Ohio River AN ACT Authorizing the construction of a bridge across the Ohio River approximately midway between the city of Owensboro, Kentucky, and Rockport, Indiana. June 12, 1926 735 44 Stat. 735
  Pub. Law 69-380Supreme Court Reports, distributing AN ACT To provide for the distribution of the Supreme Court Reports and amending section 227 of the Judicial Code. June 12, 1926 736 44 Stat. 736
  Pub. Law 69-381Bridge, Lake Washington, Wash. AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to Lake Washington Corporation to construct a bridge across Lake Washington, in King County, State of Washington. June 12, 1926 738 44 Stat. 738
  Pub. Law 69-382Bridge, Missouri River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to Kansas-Nebraska-Dakota Highway Association to construct a bridge across the Missouri River between the States of Nebraska and South Dakota. June 12 1926 739 44 Stat. 739
  Pub. Law 69-383Navy, Chaplain A. E. Stone AN ACT For the relief of Chaplain A. E. Stone, United States Navy. June 12, 1926 740 44 Stat. 740
     Pub. Res 69-36Kiowa, Comanche, and Apache Indians, trust fund JOINT RESOLUTION Authorizing the Secretary of the Interior to establish a trust fund for the Kiowa, Comanche, and Apache Indians in Oklahoma and making provision for the same. June 12, 1926 740 44 Stat. 740
  Pub. Law 69-384Klamath Indians, Wash. AN ACT To authorize the expenditure of tribal funds of the Klamath Indians to pay actual expenses of delegate to Washington, and for other purposes. June 14, 1926 741 44 Stat. 741
  Pub. Law 69-385District of Columbia Code, jurors AN ACT To amend section 204 of an Act entitled "An Act to establish a code of law for the District of Columbia," approved March 3, 1901, and the Acts amendatory thereof and supplementary thereto. June 14, 1926 741 44 Stat. 741
  Pub. Law 69-386Public lands, recreational reservations AN ACT To authorize acquisition or use of public lands by States, counties, or municipalities for recreational purposes. June 14, 1926 741 44 Stat. 741
  Pub. Law 69-387Washakie National Forest, Wyo. AN ACT To add certain public lands to the Washakie National Forest, Wyoming. June 14, 1926 742 44 Stat. 742
  Pub. Law 69-388Bridge, Rio Grande AN ACT Granting consent of Congress to Eagle Pass and Piedras Negras Bridge Company to construct, maintain, and operate a bridge across the Rio Grande at Eagle Pass, Texas. June 14, 1926 743 44 Stat. 743
  Pub. Law 69-389Bridge, Tennessee River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the Highway Department of the State of Tennessee to construct a bridge across the Tennessee River on the Lee Highway at Loudon, in Loudon County, Tennessee. June 14, 1926 743 44 Stat. 743
  Pub. Law 69-390Bridge, Port Washington Narrows AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to W. E. Buell, of Seattle, Washington, to construct a bridge across Port Washington Narrows within the city of Bremerton in the State of Washington. June 14, 1926 744 44 Stat. 744
  Pub. Law 69-391Public lands, Yamhill, Oreg. AN ACT To authorize the purchase by the city of Yamhill, 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 9, 1916. June 15, 1926 745 44 Stat. 745
  Pub. Law 69-392National forests, restrictions, New Mexico and Arizona AN ACT Limiting the creation or extension of forest reserves in New Mexico and Arizona. June 15, 1926 745 44 Stat. 745
  Pub. Law 69-393Fort Peck Indian Reservation, Mont., ceded lands AN ACT For the relief of certain settlers on the Fort Peck Indian Reservation, State of Montana. June 15, 1926 746 44 Stat. 746
  Pub. Law 69-394Tongue River Reservation Indians AN ACT Authorizing expenditure of tribal funds of Indians of the Tongue River Indian Reservation, Montana, for expenses of delegates to Washington. June 15, 1926 746 44 Stat. 746
  Pub. Law 69-395New Mexico, land grant exchanges AN ACT To amend an Act approved June 20, 1910, entitled "An Act to enable the people of New Mexico to form a constitution and State government and be admitted into the Union on an equal footing with the original States; and to enable the people of Arizona to form a constitution and State government and be admitted into the Union on an equal footing with the original States." June 15, 1926 746 44 Stat. 746
  Pub. Law 69-396Bridge, Pearl River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the J. R. Buckwalter Lumber Company to construct a bridge across Pearl River in the State of Mississippi. June 15, 1926 748 44 Stat. 748
  Pub. Law 69-397Bridge, White River AN ACT To extend the time for commencing and completing the construction of a bridge across the White River near Augusta, Arkansas. June 15, 1926 749 44 Stat. 749
  Pub. Law 69-398Ohio, duplicate check AN ACT For the relief of the State of Ohio. June 15, 1926 750 44 Stat. 750
  Pub. Law 69-399National Institute of Social Sciences, District of Columbia AN ACT To amend an Act entitled "An Act to incorporate the American Social Science Association, and for other purposes." June 16, 1926 751 44 Stat. 751
  Pub. Law 69-400Postal Service, Tampa, Fla., screen-wagon contract AN ACT To authorize the Postmaster General to cancel a certain screen-wagon contract, and for other purposes. June 17, 1926 751 44 Stat. 751
  Pub. Law 69-401Navy, John Joseph Bresnahan AN ACT To appoint Mate John Joseph Bresnahan, United States Navy, a boatswain in the Navy. June 17, 1926 751 44 Stat. 751
  Pub. Law 69-402Bridge, Mississippi River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress for the construction of a bridge across that part of the Mississippi River known as Devils Chute, between Picayune Island and Devils Island, Alexander County, Illinois. June 18, 1926 751 44 Stat. 751
  Pub. Law 69-403Alaska, fisheries protection AN ACT To amend section 1 of the Act of Congress of June 6, 1924, entitled "An Act for the protection of the fisheries of Alaska, and for other purposes." June 18, 1926 752 44 Stat. 752
  Pub. Law 69-404Red Bluff irrigation project, Texas AN ACT To provide for the storage of the waters of the Pecos River. June 18, 1926 753 44 Stat. 753
     Pub. Res 69-37International Road Congresses JOINT RESOLUTION To authorize the Secretary of Agriculture to accept membership for the United States in the Permanent Association of the International Road Congresses, and for other purposes. June 18, 1926 754 44 Stat. 754
  Pub. Law 69-405Bridge, Boy River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the county of Cass, State of Minnesota, to construct, maintain, and operate a free highway bridge across the Boy River in said State. June 19, 1926 754 44 Stat. 754
  Pub. Law 69-406Bridge, Grand Calumet River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the Pittsburgh, Fort Wayne and Chicago Railway Company, its successors and assigns, to construct, maintain, and operate a railroad bridge across the Grand Calumet River. June 19, 1926 755 44 Stat. 755
     Pub. Res 69-38Memorial Day tablet, Arlington Cemetery JOINT RESOLUTION Authorizing and directing the Secretary of War to accept and install a tablet commemorating the designation of May 30 of each year as Memorial Day by General Order Numbered 11, issued by General John A. Logan, as Commander in Chief of the Grand Army of the Republic. June 19, 1926 755 44 Stat. 755
  Pub. Law 69-407Public lands, Ogden, Utah AN ACT Granting certain lands to the city of Ogden, Utah, to protect the watershed of the water-supply system of said city. June 21, 1926 755 44 Stat. 755
  Pub. Law 69-408United States courts, Elizabeth City and Wilson, N. C. AN ACT To change the time of holding court at Elizabeth City, and at Wilson, North Carolina. June 22, 1926 758 44 Stat. 758
  Pub. Law 69-409United States courts, Raleigh, N. C. AN ACT To change the time of holding court at Raleigh, North Carolina. June 22, 1926 758 44 Stat. 758
  Pub. Law 69-410District of Columbia, dependent children AN ACT To provide home care for dependent children in the District of Columbia. June 22, 1926 758 44 Stat. 758
  Pub. Law 69-411Rural post roads, and national forest roads AN ACT To amend the Act entitled "An Act to provide that the United States shall aid the States in the construction of rural post roads, and for other purposes," approved July 11, 1916, as amended and supplemented, and for other purposes. June 22, 1926 760 44 Stat. 760
  Pub. Law 69-412Navy, age retirement of captains, etc. AN ACT To amend that part of the Act approved August 29, 1916, relative to retirement of captains, commanders, and lieutenant commanders of the line of the Navy. June 22, 1926 761 44 Stat. 761
  Pub. Law 69-413United States checks, destruction of paid AN ACT To authorize the destruction of paid United States checks. June 22, 1926 761 44 Stat. 761
  Pub. Law 69-414Burns, Oreg., school for Piute Indian children AN ACT To provide for the erection at Burns, Oregon, of a school for the use of the Piute Indian children. June 23, 1926 761 44 Stat. 761
  Pub. Law 69-415Quannah Parker monument AN ACT Authorizing an appropriation for a monument for Quannah' arker, late chief of the Comanche Indians. June 23, 1926 761 44 Stat. 762
  Pub. Law 69-416Papago Indian Reservation, Ariz. AN ACT For completion of the road from Tucson to Ajo via Indian Oasis, Arizona. June 23, 1926 762 44 Stat. 762
  Pub. Law 69-417Capitol Grounds, District of Columbia, enlargement AN ACT For the enlargement of the Capitol Grounds. June 23, 1926 762 44 Stat. 762
  Pub. Law 69-418White Lake Reserve for Chippewas, Minnesota AN ACT Setting aside Rice Lake and contiguous lands in Minnesota of the exclusive use and benefit of the Chippewa Indians 44 Stat. 763
  Pub. Law 69-419of Minnesota. June 23, 1926 763 Montana, reimbursement AN ACT To reimburse the State of Montana for expenses incurred by it in suppressing forest fires on Government land during the year 1919. June 23, 1926 764 44 Stat. 764
  Pub. Law 69-420Navy, Cecil Clinton Adell AN ACT Authorizing the President to appoint Cecil Clinton Adell, formerly an ensign, United States Navy, to his former rank as ensign, United States Navy. June 23, 1926 764 44 Stat. 764
  Pub. Law 69-421Arapahoe and Cheyenne Indians, claims AN ACT To amend the Act of June 3, 1920 (Fortyfirst Statutes at Large, page 738), so as to permit the Cheyenne and Arapahoe Tribes to file suit in the Court of Claims. June 24, 1926 764 44 Stat. 764
  Pub. Law 69-422Aircraft, Navy and Marine Corps AN ACT To authorize the construction and procurement of aircraft and aircraft equipment in the Navy and Marine Corps, and to adjust and define the status of the operating personnel in connection therewith. June 24, 1926 764 44 Stat. 764
  Pub. Law 69-423Yakima, etc., Indian, Oreg., burial ground, Memaloose Island AN ACT To provide for the permanent withdrawal of Memaloose Island in the Columbia River for the use of the Yakima Indians and Confederated Tribes as a burial ground. June 24, 1926 768 44 Stat. 768
  Pub. Law 69-424Potash deposits AN ACT Authorizing investigations by the Secretary of the Interior and the Secretary of Commerce jointly to determine the location, extent, and mode of occurrence of potash deposits in the United States, and to conduct laboratory tests. June 25, 1926 768 44 Stat. 768
  Pub. Law 69-425District of Columbia, reservation AN ACT To transfer jurisdiction over the United States reservation numbered 248 from the Director of Public Buildings and Public Parks of the National Capital to the Commissioners of the District of Columbia. June 25, 1926 769 44 Stat. 769
  Pub. Law 69-426Navy, submarine tender, etc., limit of cost AN ACT To increase the limit of cost of submarine tender numbered 3, and to authorize repairs and alterations to the United States ship 5-48. June 25, 1926 769 44 Stat. 769
  Pub. Law 69-427Bridge, Pend d'Oreille River AN ACT To extend the times for commencing and completing the construction of a bridge across the Pend d'Oreille River, at or near the Newport- Priest River Road crossing Washington and Idaho. June 26, 1926 769 44 Stat. 769
  Pub. Law 69-428Bridge, Missouri River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the cities of Omaha, Nebraska, and Council Bluffs, Iowa, or either of them, to construct a bridge across the Missouri River. June 26, 1926 770 44 Stat. 770
  Pub. Law 69-429Public building, Chamberlain, S. Dak. AN ACT To amend the Act of Congress approved March 4, 1913 (Thirty-seventh Statutes at Large, page 876). June 26, 1926 771 44 Stat. 771
  Pub. Law 69-430Bridge, Saint Marys River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the State highway department of Georgia to construct a bridge across the Saint Marys River. June 26, 1926 771 44 Stat. 771
  Pub. Law 69-431Paiute Indian Reservation, Nev., irrigation charges AN ACT To authorize the cancellation and remittance of construction assessments against allotted Paiute Indian lands irrigated under the Newlands reclamation project in the State of Nevada and to reimburse the Truckee-Carson irrigation district for certain expenditures for the operation and maintenance of drains for said lands. June 261926 771 44 Stat. 771
  Pub. Law 69-432Injuries to Government employees AN ACT To amend an Act entitled "An Act to provide compensation for employees of the United States suffering injuries while in the performance of their duties, and for other purposes," approved September 7, 1916, and Acts in amendment thereof. June 26, 1926 772 44 Stat. 772
  Pub. Law 69-433United States courts, South Carolina districts AN ACT To divide the eastern district of South Carolina into four divisions and the western district into five divisions. June, 26, 1926 773 44 Stat. 773
  Pub. Law 69-434Standards Bureau, power plant AN ACT Authorizing the construction by the Secretary of Commerce of a power-plant building on the present site of the Bureau of Standards in the District of Columbia. June 26, 1926 773 44 Stat. 773
  Pub. Law 69-435District of Columbia, Botanic Garden AN ACT To authorize the transfer to the jurisdiction of the United States Botanic Garden of a certain portion of the Anacostia Park for use as atreenursery. June 26, 1926 774 44 Stat. 774
  Pub. Law 69-436Livestock with contagious diseases, etc., prohibitions AN ACT To amend section 6 of the Act of May 29, 1884, creating the Bureau of Animal Industry, by striking out the proviso in section 6 of said Act. June 28, 1926 774 44 Stat. 774
  Pub. Law 69-437Papago Indian Reservation, Ariz., lands for AN ACT To purchase lands for addition to the Papago Indian Reservation, Arizona. June 28, 1926 775 44 Stat. 775
  Pub. Law 69-438Yuma reclamation project, etc., Arizona AN ACT To authorize credit upon the construction charges of certain water-right applicants and purchasers on the Yuma and Yuma Mesa auxiliary reclamation projects, and for other purposes. June 28, 1926 776 44 Stat. 776
     Pub. Res 69-39Houdon bust of Washington JOINT RESOLUTION To secure a replica of the Houdon bust of Washington for lodgment in the Pan American Building. June 28, 1926 776 44 Stat. 776
     Pub. Res 69-40Irrigation dams, consulting engineers JOINT RESOLUTION Authorizing the Secretary of the Interior to employ engineers for consultation in connection with the construction of dams for irrigation purposes. June 28, 1926 776 44 Stat. 776
  Pub. Law 69-439Tablet, Roger Williams AN ACT Authorizing an appropriation of $2,500 for the erection of an appropriate tablet or marker at Providence, Rhode Island, to commemorate the landing of Roger Williams in the State of Rhode Island. June 29, 1926 777 44 Stat. 777
  Pub. Law 69-439½District of Columbia, Saint Joseph's Home and School AN ACT To change the name of "The Trustees of Saint Joseph's Male Orphan Asylum" and amend the Act incorporating the same. June 29, 1926 777 44 Stat. 777
  Pub. Law 69-440Code of Laws of the United States AN ACT To consolidate codify, and set forth the general and permanent laws of the United States in force;December seventh, one thousand nine hundred and twenty-five. June 30, 1926 777 44 Stat. 777
  Pub. Law 69-441Printing, etc., the Code AN ACT To provide for the publication of the Act to consolidate, codify, and set forth the general and permanent laws of the United States in force December 7, 1925, with index, reference tables, appendix, and so forth. June 30, 1926 778 44 Stat. 778
  Pub. Law 69-442Walker River, Nev., irrigation dam AN ACT To investigate and determine the feasibility of the construction of an irrigation dam on Walker River, Nevada. June 30, 1926 779 44 Stat. 779
  Pub. Law 69-443Public building, Bristol, R. I. AN ACT To acquire, by purchase, condemnation, or otherwise, additional land for a driveway to the post-office building at Bristol, Rhode Island, and to construct said driveway, and for certain improvements and repairs to the post office building at Bristol, Rhode Island. June 30, 1926 779 44 Stat. 779
  Pub. Law 69-444Bridge, Fox River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to Aurora, Elgin, and Fox River Electric Company, an Illinois corporation, to construct a bridge across Fox River in Dundee Township, Kane County, and State of Illinois. July 1, 1926 779 44 Stat. 779
  Pub. Law 69-445Bridge, Mahoning River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the board of county commissioners of Trumbull County, Ohio,t, to construct a free overhead viaduct across the Mahoning River at Niles, Trumbull County, Ohio. July 1, 1926 780 44 Stat. 780
  Pub. Law 69-446Army, Air Corps, etc. AN ACT To provide more effectively for the national defense by increasing the efficiency of the Air Corps of the Army of the United States, and for other purposes. July 2, 1926 780 44 Stat. 780
  Pub. Law 69-447Right of way, Tuskegee, Ala., Veterans' Hospital AN ACT To authorize the Director of the United States Veterans' Bureau to grant an easement to the Tuskegee Railroad Company. July 2, 1926 790 44 Stat. 790
  Pub. Law 69-448World War Veterans' Act amendments AN ACT To amend the World War Veterans' Act, 1924. July 2, 1926 790 44 Stat. 790
  Pub. Law 69-449Pottawatomie Indians, Citizen Band, claims AN ACT Authorizing the Citizen Band of Pottawatomie Indians in Oklahoma to submit claims to the Court of Claims. July 2, 1926 801 44 Stat. 801
  Pub. Law 69-450Cooperative marketing division, etc., Department of Agriculture AN ACT To create a division of cooperative marketing in the Department of Agriculture; to provide for the acquisition and dissemination of information pertaining to cooperation; to promote the knowledge of cooperative principles and practices; to provide for calling advisers to counsel with the Secretary of Agriculture on cooperative activities; to authorize cooperative associations to acquire, interpret, and disseminate crop and market information, and for other purposes. July 2, 1926 802 44 Stat. 802
  Pub. Law 69-451Easement, Fort Hamilton, N. Y. AN ACT To authorize the Secretary of War to grant an easement to the city of New York, State of New York, to the land and land under water in and along the shore of the narrows and bay adjoining the military reservation of Fort Hamilton in said State for highway purposes. July 2, 1926 804 44 Stat. 804
  Pub. Law 69-452Bridge, Mississippi River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the State of Minnesota, or Dakota County, Washington County, or Ramsey County, in the State of Minnesota or either or several of them to construct, maintain, and operate a bridge across the Mississippi River at or near South Saint Paul, Minnesota. July 2, 1926 805 44 Stat. 805
  Pub. Law 69-453Bridge, Pearl River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the Jackson and Eastern Railway Company to construct, maintain, and operate a railroad bridge across the Pearl River in the State of Mississippi. July 2, 1926 805 44 Stat. 805
  Pub. Law 69-454Pensions, Civil War, etc., service AN ACT Granting pensions and increase of pensions to certain soldiers, sailors, and marines of the Civil and Mexican Wars, and to certain widows of said soldiers, sailors, and marines, and to widows of the War of 1812, and Army nurses, and for other purposes. July 3, 1926 806 44 Stat. 806
  Pub. Law 69-455Crow Indians, claims AN ACT Conferring jurisdiction upon the Court of Claims to hear, examine, adjudicate, and render judgment in claims which the Crow Tribe of Indians may have against the United States, and for other purposes. July 3, 1926 807 44 Stat. 807
  Pub. Law 69-456Circuit court of appeals, Oklahoma City, Okla. AN ACT To establish a term of the United States Circuit Court of Appeals at Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. July 3, 1926 809 44 Stat. 809
  Pub. Law 69-457District of Columbia, Greenwich Parkway AN ACT To change the name of Dent Place northwest, between Forty-fourth Street and Foxha,ll Road, to Greenwich Parkway. July 3, 1926 809 44 Stat. 809
  Pub. Law 69-458.District of Columbia, milk bottles, etc., regulations AN ACT To regulate in the District of Columbia the traffic in, sale, and use of milk bottles, cans, crates, and other containers of milk and cream, to prevent fraud and deception, and for other purposes. July 3, 1926 809 44 Stat. 809
  Pub. Law 69-459Immigration, family of alien resident ministers, etc. AN ACT To amend the Immigration Act of 1924. July 3, 1926 812 44 Stat. 812
  Pub. Law 69-460District of Columbia Traffic Act amendments AN ACT To amend the Act known as the "District of Columbia Traffic Act, 1925," approved March 3, 1925, being Public, Numbered 561, Sixty-eighth Congress, and for other purposes. July 3, 1926 812 44 Stat. 812
  Pub. Law 69-461Army and Navy World War overpayments AN ACT To relieve persons in the military and naval services of the United States during the war emergency period from claims for overpayment at that time not involving fraud. July 3, 1926 815 44 Stat. 815
  Pub. Law 69-462Bridge, Rio Grande AN ACT Granting consent of Congress to the Hidalgo and Reynosa Bridge Company for construction of a bridge across the Rio Grande near Hidalgo, Texas. July 3, 1926 815 44 Stat. 815
  Pub. Law 69-463Coast Guard, commissioned personnel AN ACT To readjust the commissioned personnel of the Coast Guard, and for other purposes. July 3, 1926 815 44 Stat. 815
  Pub. Law 69-464Copyrights AN ACT To amend section 15 of an Act entitled "An Act to amend and consolidate the Acts respecting copyright," amended March 4, 1909. July 3, 1926 818 44 Stat. 818
  Pub. Law 69-465Sequoia National Park, Calif. AN ACT To revise the boundary of the Sequoia National Park, California. July 3, 1926 818 44 Stat. 818
  Pub. Law 69-466Alaska, fur farming AN ACT To provide for the leasing of public lands in Alaska for fur farming, and for other purposes. July 3, 1926 821 44 Stat. 821
  Pub. Law 69-467Petersburg National Military Park, Va. AN ACT To establish a national military park at the battle fields of the siege of Petersburg, Virginia. July 3, 1926 822 44 Stat. 822
  Pub. Law 69-468Bridge, Lake Washington AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to John F. Kenward to construct a bridge and approaches thereto across Lake Washington from a point on the west shore in the city of Seattle, county of King, State of Washington, easterly to a point on the west shore of Mercer Island in the same county and State. July 3, 1926 824 44 Stat. 824
  Pub. Law 69-469United States courts, Montana district AN ACT To designate the times and places of holding terms of the United States District Court for the District of Montana. July 3, 1926 825 44 Stat. 825
  Pub. Law 69-470Bridge, Wabash River AN ACT To extend the times for commencing and completing the construction of a bridge across the Wabash River at the city of Mount Carmel, Illinois. July 3, 1926 825 44 Stat. 825
  Pub. Law 69-471Shiloh Military Park, Tenn. AN ACT To amend the Act approved June 4, 1897, by authorizing an increase in the cost of lands to be embraced in the Shiloh National Military Park, Pittsburg Landing, Tennessee. July 3, 1926 826 44 Stat. 826
  Pub. Law 69-472World War adjusted compensation amendments AN ACT To amend the World War Adjusted Compensation Act. July 3, 1926 826 44 Stat. 826
  Pub. Law 69-473Oaths AN ACT To authorize notaries public and other State officers to administer oaths required by the United States. July 3, 1926 830 44 Stat. 830
  Pub. Law 69-474Army Mesa Target Range, Ariz. AN ACT To authorize the sale of the Mesa Target Range, Arizona. July 3, 1926 831 44 Stat. 831
  Pub. Law 69-475Snake River, etc., compacts AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to compacts or agreements between the States of Idaho, Wyoming, Washington, and Oregon with respect to the division and apportionment of the waters of the Snake River and its tributaries. July 3, 1926 831 44 Stat. 831
  Pub. Law 69-476District of Columbia, interlocutory appeals AN ACT Prohibiting an appeal to the Court of Appeals of the District of Columbia from any interlocutory order in a criminal action. July 3, 1926 831 44 Stat. 831
  Pub. Law 69-477North Carolina AN ACT For the relief of the State of North Carolina. July 3, 1926 831 44 Stat. 831
  Pub. Law 69-478Great Lakes coasting district AN ACT To create a sixth great district to include all the collection districts on the Great Lakes, their connecting and tributary waters, as far east as the Raquette River, New York. July 3, 1926 832 44 Stat. 832
  Pub. Law 69-479Right of way, Fox River Canal Bridge, Wisconsin AN ACT To authorize the Secretary of War to grant easements in and upon the public lands and properties at Canal Bridge, on the Fox River, in Kaukauna, Wisconsin, to the city of Kaukauna for public-road purposes. July 3, 1926 832 44 Stat. 832
  Pub. Law 69-480District of Columbia taxes AN ACT To amend sections 5 and 6 of the Act of Congress making appropriations to provide for the District of Columbia for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1903, approved July 1, 1902, and for other purposes. July 3, 1926 832 44 Stat. 832
  Pub. Law 69-481District of Columbia, park police, etc. AN ACT Relating to the Office of Public Buildings and Public Parks of the National Capital. July 3, 1926 834 44 Stat. 834
  Pub. Law 69-482Interstate commerce, goods in transit AN ACT To amend paragraph (11), section 20, of the Interstate Commerce Act. July 3, 1926 835 44 Stat. 835
  Pub. Law 69-483United States courts, contempts AN ACT Relating to contempts. July 3, 1926 835 44 Stat. 835
  Pub. Law 69-484Navy Department, surplus books AN ACT To authorize the transfer of surplus books from the Navy Department to the Interior Department. July 3, 1926 836 44 Stat. 836
  Pub. Law 69-485Alien veterans, passage preference rates AN ACT Authorizing the Shipping Board to give a preference rate to alien veterans and their families. July 3, 1926 837 44 Stat. 837
  Pub. Law 69-486American Legion Convention, District of Columbia employees AN ACT To authorize the granting of leave to ex-service men and women employed in the municipal government of the District of Columbia to attend the annual convention of the American Legion in Paris, France, in 1927. July 3, 1926 837 44 Stat. 837
  Pub. Law 69-487District of Columbia, M Street Bridge AN ACT To provide for the construction of a bridge to replace the M Street Bridge over Rock Creek, in the District of Columbia. July 3, 1926 837 44 Stat. 837
  Pub. Law 69-488Forest experiment station, Ohio and Mississippi Valleys AN ACT To authorize the establishment and maintenance of a forest experiment station in the Ohio and Mississippi Valleys. July 3, 1926 838 44 Stat. 838
  Pub. Law 69-489District of Columbia, mattresses AN ACT To regulate the manufacture, renovation, and sale of mattresses in the District of Columbia. July 3, 1926 838 44 Stat. 838
  Pub. Law 69-490Mandan, N. Dak., Dairying and livestock experiment station authorized at AN ACT To provide for the establishment of a dairying and livestock experiment station at Mandan, North Dakota. July 3, 1926 840 44 Stat. 840
  Pub. Law 69-491Forest experiment station AN ACT For the establishment and maintenance of a forest experiment station in Pennsylvania and the neighboring States. July 3, 1926 840 44 Stat. 840
  Pub. Law 69-492Second Deficiency Act, 1926 AN ACT Act Making appropriations to supply deficiencies in certain appropriations for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1926, and prior fiscal years, to provide supplemental appropriations for the fiscal years ending June 30, 1926, and June 30, 1927, and for other purposes. July 3, 1926 841 44 Stat. 841
  Pub. Law 69-493Passports AN ACT To regulate the issue and validity of passports and IH. R. 12495.1 for other purposes. July 3, 1926 887 44 Stat. 887
  Pub. Law 69-494Chippewa Indians, Minn. AN ACT Authorizing an expenditure of $6,000 from the tribal funds of the Chippewa Indians of Minnesota for the construction of a road on the Leech Lake Reservation. July 3, 1926 888 44 Stat. 888
  Pub. Law 69-495Navy and Marine Corps AN ACT To prevent delay in the promotion of officers of the Navy and Marine Corps. July 3, 1926 888 44 Stat. 888
  Pub. Law 69-496Disbursing officers, Army, Navy, and Marine Corps AN ACT To authorize disbursing officers of the Army, Navy, and Marine Corps to designate deputies. July 3, 1926 888 44 Stat. 888
  Pub. Law 69-497Tahquitz National Game Preserve,Calif. AN ACT To create within the San Bernardino National Forest in Riverside County, California, a national game preserve under the jurisdiction of the Secretary of Agriculture, and to authorize an exchange of Government land for privately owned land within the area of said preserve. July 3, 1926 889 44 Stat. 889
  Pub. Law 69-498Reclamation projects AN ACT To authorize the extension of the application of the Act entitled "An Act to authorize the reservation of public lands for country parks and community centers within reclamation projects, and for other purposes," approved October 5, 1914. July 3, 1926 890 44 Stat. 890
  Pub. Law 69-499Postal service AN ACT Fixing postage rates on hotel and steamship room keys and tags. July 3, 1926 890 44 Stat. 890
  Pub. Law 69-500Public lands AN ACT To amend an Act entitled "An Act to authorize the sale of burnt timber on the public domain," approved March 4, 1913. July 3, 1926 890 44 Stat. 890
  Pub. Law 69-501Coal lands of the United States AN ACT To define trespass on coal land of the United States and to provide a penalty therefor. July 3, 1926 891 44 Stat. 891
  Pub. Law 69-502National Defense Act amendment AN ACT To further amend section 125 of the National Defense Act of June 3, 1916, as amended. July 3, 1926 891 44 Stat. 891
  Pub. Law 69-503Hennessey, Okla. AN ACT Authorizing the Secretary of the Interior to convey certain lands reserved for park and other purposes in the town of Hennessey, Oklahoma, to said town of Hennessey, Oklahoma. July 3, 1926 891 44 Stat. 891
  Pub. Law 69-504American Legion convention AN ACT To amend an Act entitled "An Act to authorize the granting of leave to ex-service men and women to attend the annual convention of the American Legion in Paris, France, in 1927," approved May 20, 1926. July 3, 1926 892 44 Stat. 892
  Pub. Law 69-505District of Columbia Code amendment AN ACT To amend section 204 of an Act entitled "An Act to establish a code of law for the District of Columbia," approved March 3, 1901, and the Acts amendatory thereof and supplementary thereto. July 3, 1926 892 44 Stat. 892
  Pub. Law 69-506Savannah River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the States of Georgia and South Carolina to construct a bridge across the Savannah River at or near Burtons Ferry to connect up the highway between Allendale, South Carolina, and Sylvania, Georgia. July 3, 1926 893 44 Stat. 893
  Pub. Law 69-507Rio Grande AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to Brownsville and Matamoros Municipal Bridge Company, its successors and assigns, to construct, maintain, and operate a bridge across the Rio Grande at Brownsville, Texas. July 3, 1926 893 44 Stat. 893
  Pub. Law 69-508Indian reservations AN ACT To authorize the leasing of unallotted irrigable land on Indian reservations. July 3, 1926 894 44 Stat. 894
  Pub. Law 69-509Tombigbee River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to William H. Armbrecht to construct, maintain, and operate a bridge and approaches thereto across the Tombigbee River at or near Gainesville, in the county of Sumter, Alabama. July 3, 1926 894 44 Stat. 894
  Pub. Law 69-510Tombigbee River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to William H. Armbrecht to construct, maintain, and operate a bridge and approaches thereto across the Tombigbee River at or near Jackson, in the county of Clarke, Alabama. July 3, 1926 896 44 Stat. 896
  Pub. Law 69-511Tombigbee River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to William H. Armbrecht to construct, maintain, and operate a bridge and approaches thereto across the Tombigbee River at or near Cochrane, in the county of Pickens, Alabama. July 3, 1926 897 44 Stat. 897
  Pub. Law 69-512Tombigbee River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to William H. Armbrecht to construct, maintain, and operate a bridge and approaches thereto across the Tombigbee River at or near Pickensville, in the county of Pickens, Alabama. July 3, 1926 898 44 Stat. 898
  Pub. Law 69-513National Park Service AN ACT To facilitate and simplify the work of the National Park Service, United States Department of the Interior, and for other purposes. July 3, 1926 900 44 Stat. 900
  Pub. Law 69-514Postal Service, foreign mails AN ACT To amend section 4009 of the Revised Statutes. July 3, 1926 900 44 Stat. 900
  Pub. Law 69-515District of Columbia, police court building AN ACT Providing for an additional building for the use of the police court of the District of Columbia. July 3, 1926 901 44 Stat. 901
  Pub. Law 69-516United States prisoners, clothing, etc., on discharge AN ACT To increase the clothing and cash gratuity furnished to persons discharged from prisons. July 3, 1926 901 44 Stat. 901
  Pub. Law 69-517Swamp lands, Yazoo, etc., Rivers AN ACT To provide for an examination and report on the condition and possible development and reclamation of the swamp lands on the Yazoo, Tallahatchie, and Coldwater Rivers in Mississippi. July 3, 1926 901 44 Stat. 901
  Pub. Law 69-518Fort Belknap Reservation, Mont., farming, etc. AN ACT To authorize an industrial appropriation from the tribal funds of the Indians of the Fort Belknap Reservation, Montana, and for other purposes. July 3, 1926 902 44 Stat. 902
  Pub. Law 69-519Foreign Service retirement AN ACT To amend subsection (c) and (o) of section 18 of an Act entitled "An Act for the reorganization and improvement of the Foreign Service, and for other purposes," approved May 24 1924. July 3, 1926 902 44 Stat. 902
  Pub. Law 69-520Postal Service, losses, etc. AN ACT To amend the Aet entitled "An Act authorizing the Postmaster General to adjust certain claims of postmasters for loss by burglary, fire, or other unavoidable casualty," approved March 17, 1882, as amended. July 3, 1926 903 44 Stat. 903
  Pub. Law 69-521Florida, abandoned life-saving station AN ACT To authorize the sale and disposition of the abandoned tract or tracts of lands formerly used as a life-saving station in Florida, and for other purposes. July 3, 1926 903 44 Stat. 903
  Pub. Law 69-522Retirement of civil service employees AN ACT To amend the Act entitled "An Act for the retirement of employees in the classified civil service, and for other purposes," approved May 22, 1920, and Acts in amendment thereof. July 3, 1926 904 44 Stat. 904
     Pub. Res 69-41International Sanitary Conference JOINT RESOLUTION To provide for the expenses of delegates of the United States to the International Sanitary Conference to meet at Paris on May 10, 1926. July 3, 1926 913 44 Stat. 913
     Pub. Res 69-42Military Academy, Siamese subjects JOINT RESOLUTION Authorizing the Secretary of War to receive, for instruction at the United States Military Academy at West Point, two Siamese subjects, to be designated hereafter by the Government of Siam. July 3, 1926 914 44 Stat. 914
     Pub. Res 69-43World War contractors' credits JOINT RESOLUTION Authorizing the Comptroller General of the United States to allow credit to contractors for payments received from either Army or Navy disbursing officers in settlement of contracts entered into with the United States during the period from April 6, 1917, to November 11, 1918. July 3, 1926 914 44 Stat. 914
     Pub. Res 69-44Tomb of Unknown Soldier, Arlington Cemetery JOINT RESOLUTION Providing for the completion of the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in the Arlington National Cemetery. July 3, 1926 914 44 Stat. 914
     Pub. Res 69-45Uonolulu, education, etc., conference JOINT RESOLUTION Authorizing the call of a conference on education, rehabilitation, reclamation, and recreation at Honolulu, Hawaii. July 3, 1926 915 44 Stat. 915
     Pub. Res 69-46Air commerce, Army Air Corps officers JOINT RESOLUTION Authorizing the detail of officers of the Army Air Corps to duty with the Commerce Department in connection with the development of civil aviation. July 3, 1926 915 44 Stat. 915
  Pub. Law 69-523Oregon-California grant revested lands AN ACT For the relief of certain counties in the States of Oregon and Washington within whose boundaries the revested Oregon and California Railroad Company grant lands are located. July 13, 1926 915 44 Stat. 915
     Pub. Res 69-47Radio licenses, limit JOINT RESOLUTION Limiting the time for which licenses for radio transmission may be granted, and for other purposes. December 8, 1926 917 44 Stat. 917
  Pub. Law 69-524Government transportation requests AN ACT To punish counterfeiting, altering, or uttering of Government transportation requests. December 11, 1926 917 44 Stat. 917
  Pub. Law 69-525Public offices, securing AN ACT To prevent purchase and sale of public office. December 11, 1926 918 44 Stat. 918
  Pub. Law 69-526Public officers, affidavits of AN ACT To require the filing of an affidavit by certain officers of the United States. December 11, 1926 918 44 Stat. 918
  Pub. Law 69-527Forest conservation lands AN ACT To amend section 8 of the Act approved March 1, 1911 (Thirty-sixth Statutes, page 961), entitled "An Act to enable any State to cooperate with any other State or States, or with the United States, for the protection of the watersheds of navigable streams and to appoint a commission for the acquisition of lands for the purpose of conserving the navigability of navigable rivers." December 11, 1926 919 44 Stat. 919
  Pub. Law 69-528Salaries of judges AN ACT To fix the salaries of certain judges of the United States. December 13, 1926 919 44 Stat. 919
  Pub. Law 69-529Public Utilities Commission, D. C., personnel AN ACT To alter the personnel of the Public Utilities Commission of the District of Columbia, and for other purposes. December 15, 1926 920 44 Stat. 920
  Pub. Law 69-530Crow Indians, Mont., counsel AN ACT Authorizing an expenditure of tribal funds of the Crow Indians of Montana to employ counsel to represent them in their claims against the United States. December 15, 1926 922 44 Stat. 922
     Pub. Res 69-48Lost rifles, veterans' organizations JOINT RESOLUTION Relieving posts or camps of organizations composed of honorably discharged soldiers, sailors, or marines from liability on account of loss or destruction of obsolete rifles loaned by the War Department. December 15, 1926 922 44 Stat. 922
  Pub. Law 69-531Indian lands, mineral deposits AN ACT To amend paragraphs 1 and 2 of section 26 of the Act of June 30, 1919, entitled "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 30, 1920." December 16, 1926 922 44 Stat. 922
     Pub. Res 69-49Congressional employees, December, 1926, salaries JOINT RESOLUTION Authorizing payment of salaries of the officers and employees of Congress for December, 1926, on the 20th day of that month. December 18, 1926 923 44 Stat. 923
  Pub. Law 69-532"Wolverine," given Erie, Pa. AN ACT Authorizing and directing the Secretary of the Navy to turn over the gunboat Wolverine to the municipality of Erie, Pennsylvania. December 21, 1926 923 44 Stat. 923
  Pub. Law 69-533Bridge, Ohio River AN ACT To amend the Act entitled "An Act granting the consent of Congress to the Gallia County Ohio River Bridge Company and its successors and assigns to construct a bridge across the Ohio River at or near Gallipolis, Ohio," approved May 13, 1926. December 23, 1926 924 44 Stat. 924
  Pub. Law 69-534Panama Canal Act Amendments AN ACT To amend the Panama Canal Act and other laws applicable to the Canal Zone, and for other purposes. December 29, 1926 924 44 Stat. 924
  Pub. Law 69-535Botanic Garden, D. C., enlarging AN ACT To provide for enlarging and relocating the United States Botanic Garden, and for other purposes. January 5, 1927 931 44 Stat. 931
  Pub. Law 69-536Army, Spanish War, etc., discharged soldiers AN ACT For the relief of soldiers who were discharged from the Army during the Spanish-American War, the Philippine insurrection, and the Boxer uprising because of misrepresentation of age. January 5, 1927 932 44 Stat. 932
  Pub. Law 69-537New York Indian reservations AN ACT To grant to the State Rof New York and the Seneca Nation of Indians jurisdiction over the taking of fish and game within the Allegany, Cattaraugus, and Oil Spring Indian Reservations. January 5, 1927 932 44 Stat. 932
  Pub. Law 69-538Navy, Lieutenant Commander Richard E. Byrd AN ACT Providing for the promotion of Lieutenant Commander Richard E. Byrd United States Navy, retired, and awarding to him a congressional medal of honor. January 5, 1927 933 44 Stat. 933
  Pub. Law 69-539Navy, Aviation Pilot Floyd Bennett AN ACT Providing for the promotion of Floyd Bennett, aviation pilot, United States Navy, and awarding to him a congressional medal of honor. January 5, 1927 933 44 Stat. 933
  Pub. Law 69-540Bridge, Little Calumet River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the Pittsburgh, Cincinnati, Chicago and Saint Louis Railroad Company, its successors and assigns, to construct a bridge across the Little Calumet River in Thornton Township, Cook County, Illinois. January 8, 1927 933 44 Stat. 933
     Pub. Res 69-50Statue, Albert Gallatin JOINT RESOLUTION Authorizing the selection of a site and the erection of a pedestal for the Albert Gallatin statue in Washington, District of Columbia. January 12, 1927 934 44 Stat. 934
  Pub. Law 69-541Appropriations, Interior Department AN ACT Making appropriations for the Department of the Interior for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1928, and for other purposes. January 12, 1927 934 44 Stat. 934
  Pub. Law 69-542District of Columbia, Columbia Hospital AN ACT To authorize the construction of a nurses' home for the Columbia Hospital for Women and Lying-in Asylum. January 13, 1927 971 44 Stat. 971
  Pub. Law 69-543District of Columbia, street, Georgia Avenue to Ninth Street AN ACT To authorize the opening of a street from Georgia Avenue to Ninth Street northwest, through squares 2875 and 2877, and for other purposes. January 13, 1927 972 44 Stat. 972
  Pub. Law 69-544Bridge, Wabash River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to The Pittsburgh, Cincinnati, Chicago and St. Louis Railroad Company to construct, maintain, and operate a railroad bridge across the Wabash River. January 14, 1927 973 44 Stat. 973
  Pub. Law 69-545Minneapolis," cruiser, silver service AN ACT Authorizing the Secretary of the Navy, in his discretion, to deliver to the custody of the city of Minneapolis the silver service set in use on the cruiser Minneapolis. January 14, 1927 974 44 Stat. 974
  Pub. Law 69-546District of Columbia, Howard University AN ACT To amend the Act entitled "An Act to enable the trustees of Howard University to develop an athletic field and gymnasium project, and for other purposes," approved June, 7, 1924. January 14, 1927 974 44 Stat. 974
  Pub. Law 69-547Bridge, Monongahela River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the Commissioners of Fayette and Washington Counties, Pennsylvania, to reconstruct the bridge across the Monongahela River at Belle Vernon, Fayette County, Pennsylvania. January 14, 1927 974 44 Stat. 974
     Pub. Res 69-51Customs Court, correction JOINT RESOLUTION To correct a misnomer contained in the Act to fix the salaries of certain judges of the United States. January 14, 1927 975 44 Stat. 975
  Pub. Law 69-548Bridge, Waccamaw River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress for the construction of a bridge across the Waccamaw River in South Carolina. January 15, 1927 975 44 Stat. 975
  Pub. Law 69-549Bridge, Tombigbee River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to Meridian and Bigbee River Railway Company to construct, maintain, and operate a railroad bridge across the Tombigbee River at or near Naheola, Alabama. January 15, 1927 975 44 Stat. 975
  Pub. Law 69-550Bridge, Missouri, River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the State of Montana, or Roosevelt County, or McCone County, in the State of Montana or either or several of them, to construct, maintain, and operate a bridge across the Missouri River at or near Wolf Point, Montana. January 15, 1927 976 44 Stat. 976
  Pub. Law 69-551Bridge, Calumet River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the city of Chicago to construct a bridge across the Calumet River at or near One hundred and sixth Street, in the city of Chicago, county of Cook, State of Illinois. January 15, 1927 976 44 Stat. 976
  Pub. Law 69-552Appropriations, Department of Agriculture AN ACT Making appropriations for the Department of Agriculture for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1928, and for other purposes. January 18, 1927 976 44 Stat. 976
  Pub. Law 69-553District of Columbia, Rock Creek Parkway AN ACT Authorizing the sale of land at margin of the Rock Creek and Potomac Parkway for construction of a church and provision for proper ingress and egress to said church building. January 20, 1927 1007 44 Stat. 1007
  Pub. Law 69-554Bridge, Kanawha River AN ACT To extend the time for the construction of a bridge across the Kanawha River at Kanawha Falls, Fayette County, West Virginia. January 21, 1927 1008 44 Stat. 1008
  Pub. Law 69-555Bridge, Warrior River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the Saint Louis-San Francisco Railway Company to construct, maintain, and operate a railroad bridge across the Warrior River. January 21, 1927 1008 44 Stat. 1008
  Pub. Law 69-556Bridge, Minnesota River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the Minneapolis, Northfield and Southern Railway to construct, maintain, and operate a railroad bridge across the Minnesota River. January 21, 1927 1008 44 Stat. 1008
  Pub. Law 69-557Bridge, Cumberland River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the highway department of Davidson County, of the State of Tennessee, to construct a bridge across Cumberland River at a point near Andersons Bluff, connecting Old Hickory or Jacksonville, Tennessee, by way of the Gallatin Pike, with Nashville, in Davidson County, Tennessee. January 21, 1927 1009 44 Stat. 1009
  Pub. Law 69-558Bridge, Fox River AN ACT To legalize abridge across the Fox River in Algonquin Township, McHenry County, Illinois, and for other purposes. January 21, 1927 1009 44 Stat. 1009
  Pub. Law 69-559Bridge, Red River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the police jury of Rapides Parish, Louisiana, to construct a bridge across Red River at or near Boyce, Louisiana. January 21, 1927 1010 44 Stat. 1010
  Pub. Law 69-560Rivers and harbors improvements AN ACT Authorizing the construction, repair, and preservation of certain public works on rivers and harbors, and for other purposes. January 21, 1927 1010 44 Stat. 1010
  Pub. Law 69-561Public lands, Boy Scouts camp, Oregon AN ACT Setting aside certain land in Douglas County, Oregon, as a summer camp for Boy Scouts. January 21, 1927 1022 44 Stat. 1022
  Pub. Law 69-562Montana, indemnity school lands AN ACT Extending to lands released from withdrawal under the Carey Act the right of the State of Montana to secure indemnity for losses to its school grant in the Fort Belknap Reservation. January 21, 1927 1022 44 Stat. 1022
  Pub. Law 69-563United States courts, clerks' fees AN ACT To amend the Act of February 11, 1925, entitled "An Act to provide fees to be charged by clerks of the district courts of the United States." January 22, 1927 1022 44 Stat. 1022
  Pub. Law 69-564Narcotic Act extended to Virgin Islands AN ACT To amend the Narcotic Act of Congress, approved December 17, 1914, as amended, and for other purposes. January 22, 1927- 1023 44 Stat. 1023
  Pub. Law 69-565Panama Canal Act Amendments, corrections AN ACT To amend the Act entitled "An Act to amend the Panama Canal Act and other laws applicable to the Canal Zone, and for other purposes," approved December 29, 1926. January 22, 1927 1023 44 Stat. 1023
  Pub. Law 69-566Maternity and infancy hygiene Act continued AN ACT To authorize for the fiscal years ending June 30, 1928, and June 30, 1919, appropriations for carrying out the provisions of the Act entitled "An Act for the promotion of the welfare and hygiene of maternity and infancy, and for other purposes," approved November 23, 1921, and for other purposes. January 22, 1927 1024 44 Stat. 1024
  Pub. Law 69-567Army, Camp Marfa, Tex. AN ACT To provide for the purchase of land for use in connection with Camp Marfa, Texas. January 22, 1927 1024 44 Stat. 1024
  Pub. Law 69-568Great Britain, "Mavisbrook" damages AN ACT To authorize the payment of indemnity to the Government of Great Britain on account of losses sustained by the owners of the British steamship Mavisbrook as a result of collision between it and the United States transport Carolinian. January 25, 1927 1024 44 Stat. 1024
  Pub. Law 69-569Bridge, Delaware River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to Tacony-Palmyra Bridge Company to construct, maintain, and operate a bridge across the Delaware River at Palmyra, New Jersey. January 25, 1927 1024 44 Stat. 1024
  Pub. Law 69-570Public lands, common school grants of mineral sections AN ACT Confirming in States and Territories title to lands granted by the United States in the aid of common or public schools. January 25, 1927 1026 44 Stat. 1026
  Pub. Law 69-571Appropriations, Treasury and Post Office Departments AN ACT Making appropriations for the Treasury and Post Office Departments for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1928, and for other purposes. January 26, 1927 1027 44 Stat. 1027
  Pub. Law 69-572Bridge, Mississippi River AN ACT To amend the Act entitled "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," approved February 13, 1924. January 26, 1927 1052 44 Stat. 1052
  Pub. Law 69-573Bridge, Red River AN ACT To extend the time for the construction of a bridge across Red River at Fulton, Arkansas. January 27, 1927 1052 44 Stat. 1052
  Pub. Law 69-574Bridge, Columbia River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to W. D. Corner and Wesley Vandercook to construct, maintain, and operate a bridge across the Columbia River between Longview, Washington, and Rainier, Oregon. January 28, 1927 1053 44 Stat. 1053
  Pub. Law 69-575Army, longevity pay of officers AN ACT To confer jurisdiction on the Court of Claims to certify certain findings of fact, and for other purposes. January 29, 1927 1054 44 Stat. 1054
  Pub. Law 69-576Bridge, Mississippi River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the city of Quincy, State of Illinois, its successors and assigns, to construct, maintain, and operate a bridge across the Mississippi River. February 1, 1927 1055 44 Stat. 1055
  Pub. Law 69-577Bridge, Saint Joseph River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the State of Michigan and Berrien County, or either of them, to reconstruct, maintain, and operate a bridge across the Saint Joseph River. February 1, 1927 1056 44 Stat. 1056
  Pub. Law 69-578District of Columbia, pipe lines AN ACT To permit construction, maintenance, and use of certain pipe lines for petroleum and its products. February 5, 1927 1056 44 Stat. 1056
  Pub. Law 69-579Public land, potash mining AN ACT To promote the mining of potash on the public domain. February 7, 1927 1057 44 Stat. 1057
  Pub. Law 69-580Patents, marking articles AN ACT To amend section 4900 of the United States Revised Statutes. February 7, 1927 1058 44 Stat. 1058
  Pub. Law 69-581Bridge, Saint Francis River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the Paragould-Hopkins Bridge road improvement district of Greene County, Arkansas to construct a bridge across the Saint Francis River. February 7, 1927 1059 44 Stat. 1059
  Pub. Law 69-582Agricultural Credit Corporation, discount AN ACT To amend the Agricultural Credits Act of 1923. February 8, 1927 1059 44 Stat. 1059
  Pub. Law 69-583Postal Service, pistols, etc., declared unmailable AN ACT Declaring pistols, revolvers, and other firearms capable of being concealed on the person nonmailable and providing penalty. February 8, 1927 1059 44 Stat. 1059
  Pub. Law 69-584American Printing House for the Blind AN ACT To amend the Act providing additional aid for the American Printing House for the Blind. February 8, 1927 1060 44 Stat. 1060
  Pub. Law 69-585Bridge, Missouri River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the village of Decatur, in the State of Nebraska, to construct a bridge across the Missouri River between the States of Nebraska and Iowa. February 8, 1927 1060 44 Stat. 1060
  Pub. Law 69-586Capitan Grande, Mission Indians, Calif., trust period AN ACT To authorize reimposition and extension of the trust period on lands held for the use and benefit of the Capitan Grande Band of Indians in California. February 8, 1927 1061 44 Stat. 1061
  Pub. Law 69-587Public lands, Phoenix, Ariz. AN ACT To amend the Acts of June 7, 1924, and March 3, 1925, granting certain public lands to the city of Phoenix, Arizona. February 8, 1927 1061 44 Stat. 1061
  Pub. Law 69-588Wrangell, Alaska, bonds AN ACT To authorize the incorporated town of Wrangell, Alaska, to issue bonds in any sum not exceeding $30,000 for the purpose of improving the town's waterworks system. February 9, 1927 1061 44 Stat. 1061
  Pub. Law 69-589Fairbanks, Alaska, bonds AN ACT To authorize the incorporated town of Fairbanks, Alaska, to issue bonds for the purchasing, construction, and maintenance of an electric light and power plant, telephone system, pumping station, and repairs to the water front, and for other purposes. February 9, 1927 1062 44 Stat. 1062
  Pub. Law 69-590Wrangell, Alaska, bonds AN ACT To authorize the incorporated town of Wrangell, Alaska, to issue bonds in any sum not exceeding $50,000 for the purpose of constructing and equipping a public-school building in the town of Wrangell, Alaska. February 9, 1927 1063 44 Stat. 1063
  Pub. Law 69-591District of Columbia, street paving assessments AN ACT To amend section 8 of the Act of September 1, 1916 (Thirty-ninth Statutes at Large, page 716), and for other purposes. February 9, 1927 re 1064 44 Stat. 1064
  Pub. Law 69-592Army, tract at Eagle Pass, Tex. AN ACT For the relief of certain citizens of Eagle Pass, Texas. February 9, 1927 1064 44 Stat. 1064
  Pub. Law 69-593Army, Texas flood sufferers' relief AN ACT For the relief of sufferers from floods in the vicinity of Fabens and El Paso, Texas, in September, 1925. February 9, 1927 1065 44 Stat. 1065
  Pub. Law 69-594European corn borer, eradication AN ACT To provide for the eradication or control of the European corn borer. February 9, 1927 1065 44 Stat. 1065
  Pub. Law 69-595Army, transfusion of blood AN ACT Relating to the transfusion of blood by members of the Military Establishment. February 9, 1927 1066 44 Stat. 1066
     Pub. Res 69-52Lowell Creek, Alaska, property protection JOINT RESOLUTION To authorize the Secretary of War to expend not to exceed $125,000 for the protection of Government property adjacent to Lowell Creek, Alaska. February 9, 1927 1066 44 Stat. 1066
  Pub. Law 69-596State legislation index AN ACT Providing for the preparation of a biennial index to State legislation. February 10, 1927 1066 44 Stat. 1066
  Pub. Law 69-597District of Columbia, committee for lunatics AN ACT To amend section 115b of subchapter 3 of chapter 1 of the District of Columbia Code. February 10, 1927 1067 44 Stat. 1067
  Pub. Law 69-598District of Columbia accounts of guardians AN ACT To amend section 1135, chapter 31, of the District of Columbia Code. February 10, 1927 1067 44 Stat. 1067
  Pub. Law 69-599Alaska, commissioners for executive departments AN ACT Authorizing the designation of an ex officio Commission for Alaska for each of the executive departments of the United States, and for other purposes. February 10, 1927 1068 44 Stat. 1068
     Pub. Res 69-53Bridge, Delaware River, name correction JOINT RESOLUTION To amend the Act entitled "An Act granting the consent of Congress for the construction of a bridge across the Delaware River at or near Burlington, New Jersey," approved May 21, 1926. February 10, 1927 1069 44 Stat. 1069
  Pub. Law 69-600Appropriations, Independent Offices Act, 1928 AN ACT Making appropriations for the Executive Office and sundry independent executive bureaus, boards, commissions, and offices for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1928, and for other purposes. February 11, 1927 1069 44 Stat. 1069
  Pub. Law 69-601Pensions, loss of specified limbs AN ACT To increase the pensions of certain maimed veterans who have lost limbs or have been totally disabled in the same, in line of duty, in the military or naval service of the United States; and to amend section 4788 of the Revised Statutes of the United States by increasing the rates therein for artificial limbs. February 11, 1927 1085 44 Stat. 1085
  Pub. Law 69-602Navy, Chief of Naval Operations AN ACT To amend the provision contained in the Act approved March 3, 1915, providing that the Chief of Naval Operations during the temporary absence of the Secretary and Assistant Secretary of the Navy, shall be next in succession to act as Secretary of the Navy. February 11, 1927 1086 44 Stat. 1086
     Pub. Res 69-54Army, guns loaned Walla Walla, Wash. JOINT RESOLUTION Authorizing the Secretary of War to loan certain French guns which belong to the United States and are now in the city park at Walla Walla, Washington, to the city of Walla Walla, and for other purposes. February 11, 1927 1086 44 Stat. 1086
  Pub. Law 69-603Injuries to Government employees, allowances AN ACT To amend an Act entitled "An Act to provide compensation for employees of the United States suffering injuries while in the performance of their duties, and for other purposes, " approved September 7, 1916, and Acts in amendment thereof. February 12, 1927 1086 44 Stat. 1086
  Pub. Law 69-604Hawaii National Park AN ACT To revise the boundary of the Hawaii National Park on the island of Maui in the Territory of Hawaii. February 12, 1927 1087 44 Stat. 1087
  Pub. Law 69-605Jicarilla Indian Reservation, N. Mex., added lands AN ACT To authorize an appropriation for the purchase of certain privately owned land within the Jicarilla Indian Reservation, New Mexico. February 12, 1927 1089 44 Stat. 1089
  Pub. Law 69-606Public building, Olyphant, Pa. AN ACT Authorizing the Secretary of the Treasury to accept title for post-office site at Olyphant, Pennsylvania, with mineral reservations. February 12, 1927 1090 44 Stat. 1090
  Pub. Law 69-607Public lands, San Juan, Wash. AN ACT Providing for a grant of land to the county of San Juan, in the State of Washington, for recreational and public-park purposes. February 12, 1927 1090 44 Stat. 1090
  Pub. Law 69-608District of Columbia, Nichols Avenue AN ACT To provide for the widening of Nichols Avenue between Good Hope Road and S Street Southeast in the District of Columbia. February 14, 1927 1090 44 Stat. 1090
  Pub. Law 69-609Fredericksburg and Spotsylvania County Battle Fields Memorial AN ACT To establish a national military park at and near Fredericksburg, Virginia, and to mark and preserve historical points connected with the battles of Fredericksburg, Spotsylvania Court House, Wilderness, and Chancellorsville, including Salem Church, Virginia. February 14, 1927 1091 44 Stat. 1091
  Pub. Law 69-610Military Academy, civilian instructors AN ACT To furnish public quarters, fuel, and light to certain civilian instructors in the United States Military Academy. February 14, 1927 1094 44 Stat. 1094
  Pub. Law 69-611Army, breeding riding horses AN ACT To encourage breeding of riding horses for Army purposes. February 14, 1927 1095 44 Stat. 1095
  Pub. Law 69-612Rifle practice promotion AN ACT For the promotion of rifle practice throughout the United States. February 14, 1927 1095 44 Stat. 1095
  Pub. Law 69-613New Orleans Trade Exhibition AN ACT To provide for maintaining, promoting, and advertising the International Trade Exhibition. February 14, 1927 1095 44 Stat. 1095
  Pub. Law 69-614Navy, bridge, etc., Archers Creek, Parris Island AN ACT Authorizing the Secretary of the Navy to accept on behalf of the United States title in fee simple to a certain strip of land and the construction of a bridge across Archers Creek in South Carolina. February 14, 1927 1095 44 Stat. 1095
  Pub. Law 69-615Navy, obsolete aeronautical equipment to schools AN ACT Authorizing the Secretary of the Navy to dispose of obsolete aeronautical equipment to accredited schools, colleges, and universities. February 14, 1927 1096 44 Stat. 1096
  Pub. Law 69-616Uniforms, Army and Navy AN ACT To provide for the sale of uniforms to individuals separated from the military or naval forces of the United States. February 14, 1927 1096 44 Stat. 1096
  Pub. Law 69-617Navy, bell of battleship to Rotary Club AN ACT Authorizing the Secretary of the Navy, in his discretion, to deliver to the president of the Rotary Club, of Crawfordsville, Montgomery County, Indiana, a bell of a battleship that is now, or may be, in his custody. February 14, 1927 1097 44 Stat. 1097
  Pub. Law 69-618Army, relief of fire sufferers, Astoria, Oreg. AN ACT Approving the transaction of the adjutant general of the State of Oregon in issuing property to sufferers from a fire in Astoria, Oregon, and relieving the United States property and disbursing officer of the State of Oregon and the State of Oregon from accountability therefor. February 14, 1927 1097 44 Stat. 1097
  Pub. Law 69-619Caloosahatchee River, Fla., survey, etc. AN ACT Authorizing a survey of the Caloosahatchee River drainage area in Florida, and of Lake Okeechobee and certain territory bordering its shores in Florida. February 14, 1927 1097 44 Stat. 1097
  Pub. Law 69-620New Mexico, Indian lands, survey, etc. AN ACT To authorize an appropriation for reconnaissance work in conjuction with the Middle Rio Grande Conservancy District to determine whether certain lands of the Cochiti, Santo Domingo, San Felipe, Santa Ana, Sandia, and Isleta Indians are susceptible of reclamation, drainage, and irrigation. February 14, 1927 1098 44 Stat. 1098
  Pub. Law 69-621Patent Ofce, personnel and fees AN ACT To amend section 476 and section 4934 of the Revised Statutes. February 14, 1927 1098 44 Stat. 1098
  Pub. Law 69-622Black Hills and Harney National Forests, additions AN ACT Authorizing the adjustment of the boundaries of the Black Hills and Harney Forests, and for other purposes. February 15, 1927 1099 44 Stat. 1099
  Pub. Law 69-623Bridge, Chesapeake Bay AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the Chesapeake Bay Bridge Company to construct a bridge across the Chesapeake Bay from a point in Baltimore County to a point in Kent County in the State of Maryland. February 44 Stat. 1100
  Pub. Law 69-62415, 1927 Marine Corps, Quantico, Va 1100., barracks AN ACT To authorize the Secretary of the Navy to proceed with the construction of certain public works at Quantico, Virginia. February 15, 1927 1101 44 Stat. 1101
  Pub. Law 69-625Milk and cream importation AN ACT To regulate the importation of milk and cream into the United States for the purpose of promoting the dairy industry of the United States and protecting the public health. February 15, 1927 1.101 44 Stat. 1101
  Pub. Law 69-626Navy, Commander George M. Baum AN ACT Authorizing the President to restore Commander George M. Baum, United States Navy, to a place on the list of commanders of the Navy to rank next after Commander David W. Bagley, United States Navy. February 16, 1927 1103 44 Stat. 1103
  Pub. Law 69-627Public lands, Alabama AN ACT To provide for conveyance of certain lands in the State of Alabama for State park and game preserve purposes. February 17, 1927 1104 44 Stat. 1104
  Pub. Law 69-628Juneau, Alaska, bonds AN ACT To authorize the incorporated town of Juneau, Alaska, to issue bonds for the construction and equipment of schools therein, and for other purposes. February 21, 1927 1104 44 Stat. 1104
  Pub. Law 69-629Navy, site for aviation training, Pensacola, Fla. AN ACT Authorizing the acceptance by the Navy Department of a site for an aviation training field in the vicinity of Pensacola, Florida, and for other purposes. February,23, 1927 1105 44 Stat. 1105
  Pub. Law 69-630Appropriations, War Department and Army AN ACT Making appropriations for the military and nonmilitary activities of the War Department for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1928, and for other purposes. February 23, 1927 1106 44 Stat. 1106
  Pub. Law 69-631Appropriations, legislative AN ACT Making appropriations forthe Legislative Branch of the Government for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1928, and for other purposes. February 23, 1927 1146 44 Stat. 1146
  Pub. Law 69-632Radio Act of 19.27 AN ACT For the regulation of radio communications, and for other purposes. February 23, 1927 1062 44 Stat. 1162
  Pub. Law 69-633Bridge, Ohio River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the Paducah Board of Trade, Incorporated, of Paducah, Kentucky, its successors and assigns, to construct, maintain, and operate a bridge across the Ohio River. February 23, 1927 1175 44 Stat. 1175
  Pub. Law 69-634District of Columbia, Battery Cove AN ACT Providing for the cession to the State of Virginia of sovereignty over a tract of land located at Battery Cove, near Alexandria, Virginia. February 23, 1927 1176 44 Stat. 1176
     Pub. Res 69-55Appropriation, European corn borer JOINT RESOLUTION Making an appropriation for the eradication or control of the European corn borer. February 23, 1927 1177 44 Stat. 1177
  Pub. Law 69-635San Juan, Porto Rico AN ACT Authorizing the Secretary of War to convey to the Association Siervas de Maria, San Juan, Porto Rico, certain property in the city of San Juan, Porto Rico. February 24, 1927 1177 44 Stat. 1177
  Pub. Law 69-636Passage tickets, American Leqion convention AN ACT To limit the application of the internalrevenuetaxuponpassagetickets. February 24, 1927 1178 44 Stat. 1178
  Pub. Law 69-637Statue, Henry Clay AN ACT To authorize the erection of a statue of Henry Clay. February 24, 1927 1178 44 Stat. 1178
  Pub. Law 69-638Appropriations, Departments of State, Justice, Commerce, and Labor AN ACT Making appropriations for the Departments of State and Justice and for the Judiciary, and for the Departments of Commerce and Labor, for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1928, and for other purposes. February 24, 1927 1178 44 Stat. 1178
  Pub. Law 69-639National banking laws, amendments AN ACT To further amend the national banking laws and the Federal Reserve Act, and for other purposes. February 25, 1927 1224 44 Stat. 1224
  Pub. Law 69-640Virgin Islands, American citizenship AN ACT To confer United States citizenship upon certain inhabitants of the Virgin Islands and to extend the naturalization laws thereto. February 25, 1927 1234 44 Stat. 1234
  Pub. Law 69-641Army, buildings at posts AN ACT To authorize appropriations for construction at military posts, and for other purposes. February 25, 1927 1235 44 Stat. 1235
  Pub. Law 69-642Veterans' Bureau hospital, Rapides Parish, La. AN ACT To authorize the United States Veterans' Bureau to accept a title to lands required for a hospital site in Rapides Parish, Louisiana. February 25, 1927 1236 44 Stat. 1236
  Pub. Law 69-643Bridge, Ohio River AN ACT To amend an Act entitled "An Act granting the consent of Congress to the Weirton Bridge and Development Company for the construction of a bridge across the Ohio River near Steubenville, Ohio," approved May 7, 1926. February 25, 1927 1236 44 Stat. 1236
  Pub. Law 69-644Bridge, Ohio River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the Pomeroy-Mason Bridge Company, its successors and assigns, to construct, maintain, and operate a bridge across the Ohio River at or near the town of Mason, Mason County, West Virginia, to a point opposite thereto in the city of Pomeroy, Meigs County, Ohio. February 25, 1927 1237 44 Stat. 1237
  Pub. Law 69-645Grand Canon National Park Ariz. AN ACT To revise the boundary of the Grand Canyon National Park in the Mate of Arizona, and for other purposes. February 25, 1927 1238 44 Stat. 1238
  Pub. Law 69-646Bridge, Mississippi River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to John R. Scott, Thomas J. Scott, E. E. Green, and Baxter L. Brown, their successors and assigns, to construct, maintain, and operate a bridge across the Mississippi River. February 25, 1927 1240 44 Stat. 1240
  Pub. Law 69-647Bridge, Ohio River AN ACT To extend the time for constructing a bridge across the Ohio River approximately midway between the city of Owensboro, Kentucky, and Rockport Indiana. February 25, 1927 1242 44 Stat. 1242
  Pub. Law 69-648Bridge, Mobile Bay AN ACT ranting the consent of Congress to Dauphin Island Railway and Harbor Company, its successors and assigns, to construct, maintain, and operate a railroad bridge and approaches thereto and/or a toll bridge across the water between the mainland at or near Cedar Point and Dauphin Island. February 25, 1927 1242 44 Stat. 1242
  Pub. Law 69-649Bridge, Tug Fork of Big Sandy River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the Big Sandy and Cumberland Railroad Company to construct, maintain, and operate a bridge across the Tug Fork of Big Sandy River at Devon, Mingo County, West Virginia. February 25, 1927 1244 44 Stat. 1244
  Pub. Law 69-650Virgin Islands, highways AN ACT Authorizing an appropriation for public highways in the Virgin Islands of the United States. February 25, 1927 1244 44 Stat. 1244
  Pub. Law 69-651Seed grain, etc., for crop failure areas AN ACT Authorizing an appropriation of $8,600,000 for the purchase of seed grain, feed, and fertilizer to be supplied to farmers in the crop failure areas of the United States, and for other purposes. February 25, 1927 1245 44 Stat. 1245
  Pub. Law 69-652Bridge, southern branch of Elizabeth River AN ACT To extend the time for construction of a bridge across the southern branch of the Elizabeth River, near the cities of Norfolk and Portsmouth, in the county of Norfolk, State of Virginia. February 25, 1927 1246 44 Stat. 1246
     Pub. Res 69-56Elk refuge Wyoming JOINT RESOLUTION Authorizing the acceptance of title to certain lands in teton County, Wyoming, adjacent to the winter elk refuge in said State established in accordance with the Act of Congress of August 10, 1912 (Thirty-seventh Statutes at Large, page 293). February 25, 1927 1246 44 Stat. 1246
  Pub. Law 69-653Indian fee simple patents AN ACT To authorize the cancellation, under certain conditions, of patents in fee simple to Indians for allotments held in trust by the United States. February 26 1927 1247 44 Stat. 1247
  Pub. Law 69-654Belle Fourche and (Cheyenne Rivers, apportionment of waters AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to compacts or agreements between the States of South Dakota and Wyoming with respect to the division and apportionment of the waters of the Belle Fourche and Cheyenne Rivers and other streams in which such States are jointly interested. February 26, 1927 1247 44 Stat. 1247
  Pub. Law 69-655Interstate commerce, blind persons with guide AN ACT To amend paragraph (1) of section 22 of the Interstate Commerce Act by providing for the carrying of a blind person, with a guide, for one fare. February 26, 1927 1247 44 Stat. 1247
  Pub. Law 69-656Naval Academy, admission ages AN ACT Relating to the admission of candidates to the Naval Academy. February 26, 1927 1248 44 Stat. 1248
  Pub. Law 69-657Cotton Futures Act, price determination AN ACT To amend and reenact an Act entitled "United States Cotton Futures Act," approved August 11, 1916, as amended. February 26, 1927 1248 44 Stat. 1248
  Pub. Law 69-658District of Columbia, jury service of women AN ACT To amend the Code of Law for the District of Columbia in relation to the qualifications of jurors. February 26, 1927 1249 44 Stat. 1249
     Pub. Res 69-57Confederate Veterans' reunion, Tampa, Fla. JOINT RESOLUTION Authorizing the Secretary, of War to lend tents and camp equipment for the use of the reunion of the United Confederate Veterans, to be held at Tampa, Florida, in April, 1927. February 26, 1927 1249 44 Stat. 1249
  Pub. Law 69-659Army, retired officers promoted AN ACT For the promotion of certain officers of the United States Army now on the retired list. February 28, 1927 1249 44 Stat. 1249
  Pub. Law 69-660Appropriations, First Deficiency Act, 1927 AN ACT Making appropriations to supply urgent deficiencies in certain appropriations for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1927, and prior fiscal years, and to provide urgent supplemental appropriations for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1927, and for other purposes. February 28, 1927 1250 44 Stat. 1250
  Pub. Law 69-661Coast Guard retired officers AN ACT Amending section 3 of the Act approved January 12 1923 entitled "An Act to distribute the commissioned line and engineer officers of the Coast Guard in grades, and for other purposes." February 28, 1927 1261 44 Stat. 1261
  Pub. Law 69-662United States courts, patent infringement appeals AN ACT To amend section 129 of the Judicial Code, allowing an appeal in a patent suit from a decree which is final except for the ordering of an accounting. February 28 1927 1261 44 Stat. 1261
  Pub. Law 69-663Inland Waterways Corporation, chairman AN ACT To amend paragraph (c) of section 4 of the Act entitled "An Act to create the Inland Waterways Corporation for the purpose of carrying out the mandate and purpose of Congress as expressed in sections 201 and 500 of the Transportation Act, and for other purposes,' approved June 3, 1924. February 28, 1927 1261 44 Stat. 1261
  Pub. Law 69-664Terms court, Memphis and Jackson, Tenn. AN ACT To amend section 107 of the Judicial Code. March 1, 1927 1262 44 Stat. 1262
  Pub. Law 69-665Botanic Garden, D. C., conservatories AN ACT To authorize the construction of new conservatories and other necessary buildings for the United States Botanic Garden. March 1 1927 1262 44 Stat. 1262
  Pub. Law 69-666Public lands, Oregon, lieu school selections AN ACT To authorize the selection of certain publicly owned lands by the State of Oregon. March 2, 1927 1262 44 Stat. 1262
  Pub. Law 69-667Assiniboine Indians, claims AN ACT Conferring jurisdiction upon the Court of Claims to hear, examine, adjudicate, and enter judgment in any claims which the Assiniboine Indians may have against the United States, and for other purposes. March 2, 1927 1263 44 Stat. 1263
  Pub. Law 69-668Kitty Hawk, N. C., airplane monument AN ACT Providing for the erection of a monument on Kill Devil Hill, at Kitty Hawk, North Carolina, commemorative of the first successful human attempt in history at power-driven airplane flight. March 2. 1927 1264 44 Stat. 1264
  Pub. Law 69-669Bridge, Ohio River AN ACT To amend sections 4 and 5 of the Act entitled "An Act granting the consent of Congress to the Gallia County Ohio River Bridge Company and its successors and assigns, to construct a bridge across the Ohio River at or near Gallipolis, Ohio," approved May 13, 1926, as amended. March 2, 1927 1265 44 Stat. 1265
  Pub. Law 69-670Bridge, Wabash River AN ACT To extend the times for commencing and completing the construction of a bridge across the Wabash River at the city of Mount Carmel, Illinois. March 2, 1927 1265 44 Stat. 1265
  Pub. Law 69-671Bridge, Perdido Bay AN ACT Authorizing the county of Escambia, Florida, and/or the county of Baldwin, Alabama, and/or the State of Florida, and/or the State of Alabama to acquire all the rights and privileges granted to the Perdido Bay Bridge and Ferry Company by chapter 168, approved June 22, 1916, for the construction of a bridge across Perdido Bay from Lillian, Alabama, to Cummings Point, Florida. March 2, 1927 1266 44 Stat. 1266
  Pub. Law 69-672Bridge, Arkansas River AN ACT To amend the Act entitled "An Act granting the consent of Congress to the Yell and Pope County Bridge District, Dardanelle and Russellville, Arkansas, to construct, maintain, and operate a bridge across the Arkansas River, at or near the city of Dardanelle, Yell County, Arkansas," approved March 3, 1925, and to extend the time for the construction of the bridge authorized thereby. March 2, 1927 1266 44 Stat. 1266
  Pub. Law 69-673Bridge, White River AN ACT To amend the Act entitled "An Act granting the consent of Congress to the County of Barry, State of Missouri, to construct a bridge across the White River," approved March 31, 1926. March 2, 1927 1267 44 Stat. 1267
  Pub. Law 69-674Bridge, White River AN ACT To amend the Act entitled "An Act granting the consent of Congress to the County of Barry, State of Missouri, to construct a bridge across the White River," approved March 31, 1926. March 2, 1927 1267 44 Stat. 1267
  Pub. Law 69-675Bridge, Kanawha River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the Henderson Bridge Company, its successors and assigns, to construct, maintain, and operate a bridge across the Kanawha River at or near the town of Henderson, West Virginia, to a point opposite thereto in or near the city of Point Pleasant, West Virginia. March 2, 1927 1267 44 Stat. 1267
  Pub. Law 69-676Bridge, Grand Calumet River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the commissioners of the county of Cook, State of Illinois, to reconstruct the bridge across the Grand Calumet River at Burnham Avenue in said county and State. March 2, 1927 1269 44 Stat. 1269
  Pub. Law 69-677Bridge, Susquehanna River AN ACT To extend the time for construction of abridge across the Susquehanna River, in Northumberland and Snyder Counties, State of Pennsylvania. March 2, 1927 1269 44 Stat. 1269
  Pub. Law 69-678Bridge, Ohio River AN ACT To amend an Act entitled" An Act authorizing the construction of a bridge across the Ohio River between the municipalities of Rochester and Monaca, Beaver County, Pennsylvania." March 2, 1927 1269 44 Stat. 1269
  Pub. Law 69-679Bridges, Mississippi and Missouri Rivers AN ACT To extend the times for the construction of bridges across the Mississippi River at Alton, Illinois, and across the Missouri River near Bellefontaine, in Missouri. March 2, 1927 1270 44 Stat. 1270
  Pub. Law 69-680Bridge, Mississippi, River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to George A. Hero and Allen S. Hackett, their successors and assigns, to construct, maintain, and operate a bridge across the Mississippi River. March 2, 1927 1270 44 Stat. 1270
  Pub. Law 69-681Bridge, Clinch River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the Department of Highways and Public Works of the State of Tennessee to construct, maintain, and operate a bridge across the Clinch River in Hancock County, Tennessee. March 2, 1927 1271 44 Stat. 1271
  Pub. Law 69-682Bridge, Missouri River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the city of Blair, in the State of Nebraska, its successors and assigns, to construct, maintain, and operate a free highway bridge and approaches thereto across the Missouri River between the States of Nebraska and Iowa. March 2, 1927 1272 44 Stat. 1272
  Pub. Law 69-683Bridge, Savannah River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the South Carolina and Georgia State highway departments, their successors and assigns to construct, maintain, and operate a bridge across the Savannah River. March 2, 1927 1273 44 Stat. 1273
  Pub. Law 69-684Bridge, Saint Lawrence River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to W. Gilbert Freeman, his successors and assigns, to construct, maintain, and operate a bridge across the Saint Lawrence River near Alexandria Bay, New York. March 2, 1927 1273 44 Stat. 1273
  Pub. Law 69-685Bridge, Rainy River AN ACT To extend the time for constructing a bridge across the Rainy River approximately midway between the village of Spooner, in the county of Lake of the Woods State of Minnesota, and the village of Rainy River, Province of Ontario, Canada. March 2, 1927 1274 44 Stat. 1274
  Pub. Law 69-686Appropriations, Navy Department and Navy AN ACT Making appropriations for the Navy Department and the naval service for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1928, and for other purposes. Mar. 2, 1927 1275 44 Stat. 1275
  Pub. Law 69-687Public lands, New Mexico College of Agriculture, etc. AN ACT Granting certain lands to the State of New Mexico for the use and benefit of New Mexico College of Agriculture and Mechanic Arts, for the purpose of conducting educational, demonstrative, and experimental development with livestock, grazing methods, and range forage plants. March 2, 1927 1296 44 Stat. 1296
  Pub. Law 69-688Appropriations, District of Columbia AN ACT Making appropriations for the government of the District of Columbia and other activities chargeable in whole or in part against the revenues of such District for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1928, and for other purposes. March 2, 1927 1297 44 Stat. 1297
  Pub. Law 69-689Bridge, Ohio River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the H. A. Carpenter Bridge Company, its successors and assigns, to construct, maintain, and operate a bridge across the Ohio River at or near the town of Saint Marys, Pleasants County, West Virginia, to a point opposite thereto in Washington County, Ohio. March 2, 1927 1334 44 Stat. 1334
  Pub. Law 69-690Patents, procedure, etc. AN ACT Amending the statutes of the United States as to procedure in the Patent Office and in the courts with regard to the granting of letters patent for inventions and with regard to interfering patents. March 2, 1927 1335 44 Stat. 1335
  Pub. Law 69-691Bridge, Ohio River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the State of Indiana its successors and assigns, to construct maintain, and operate a bridge across the ahio River, and permitting the State of kentucky to act jointly with the State of Indiana in the construction, maintenance, and operation of said bridge. March 2, 1927 1337 44 Stat. 1337
  Pub. Law 69-692Bridge, Wabash River AN ACT To extend the times for commencing and completing the construction of a bridge across the Wabash River at the city of Mount Carmel, Illinois. March 2, 1927 1339 44 Stat. 1339
  Pub. Law 69-693United States courts North Carolina districts AN ACT To provide for an additional Federal district for North Carolina. March 2, 1927 1339 44 Stat. 1339
  Pub. Law 69-694Navy, air stations, public works AN ACT To authorize the Secretary of the Navy to proceed with the construction of certain public works, and for other purposes. March 2, 1927 1340 44 Stat. 1340
  Pub. Law 69-695Bridge, Rio Grande AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the Starr County Bridge Company, its successors and assigns, to construct, maintain, and operate a bridge across the Rio Grande River. March 2, 1927 1341 44 Stat. 1341
  Pub. Law 69-696Bridge, Ohio River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to The Carrollton Bridge Company, its successors and assigns, to construct, operate, and maintain a bridge across the Ohio River between Carrollton, Carroll County, Kentucky, and a point directly across the river in Switzerland County, Indiana. March 2, 1927 1342 44 Stat. 1342
  Pub. Law 69-697Navy, increased costs for specified vessels AN ACT To authorize an increase in the limit of cost of certain naval vessels, and for other purposes. March 2, 1927 1343 44 Stat. 1343
  Pub. Law 69-698Postal Service, screen-wagon contract AN ACT To authorize the Postmaster General to cancel a certain screen-wagon contract, and for other purposes. March 2, 1927 1344 44 Stat. 1344
  Pub. Law 69-699Bridge, Missouri River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the Nebraska-Iowa Bridge Company, its successors and assigns, to construct, maintain, and operate a bridge across the Missouri River. March 2, 1927 1344 44 Stat. 1344
     Pub. Res 69-58New Mexico College of Agriculture, etc. grant corrected JOINT RESOLUTION Correcting description of lands granted to the State of New Mexico for the use and benefit of New Mexico College of Agriculture and Mechanic Arts, by enrolled bill S. 4910, Sixty-ninth Congress. March 2, 1927 1345 44 Stat. 1345
     Pub. Res 69-59Public of ficers' affidavits, correction JOINT RESOLUTION To correct an error in Public, Numbered 526. Sixty-ninth Congress. March 2, 1927 1346 44 Stat. 1346
  Pub. Law 69-700Maryland district, additional fudge AN ACT To create an additional judge for the district of Maryland. March 3, 1927 1346 44 Stat. 1346
  Pub. Law 69-701Pennsylvania eastern district, additional fudge AN ACT To provide for the appointment of an additional district judge for the eastern district of Pennsylvania. March 3, 1927 1347 44 Stat. 1347
  Pub. Law 69-702Indian reservations, oil and gas leases AN ACT To authorize oil and gas mining leases upon unallotted lands within Executive order Indian reservations. March 3 1927 1347 44 Stat. 1347
  Pub. Law 69-703Connecticut district, additionalludge AN ACT To provide for the appointment of an additional district judge for the district of Connecticut. March 3, 1927 1348 44 Stat. 1348
  Pub. Law 69-704District of Columbia, widening C Street NE AN ACT To provide for the widening of C Street northeast, in the District of Columbia and for other purposes. March 3, 1927 1349 44 Stat. 1349
  Pub. Law 69-705Shoshone Indians, claims AN ACT Authorizing the Shoshone Tribe of Indians of the Wind River Reservation in Wyoming to submit claims to the Court of Claims. March 3, 1927 1349 44 Stat. 1349
  Pub. Law 69-706Army, Medical Corps retirements AN ACT Authorizing the President to appoint and retire certain persons first lieutenants in the Medical Corps, United States Army. March 3, 1927 1350 44 Stat. 1350
  Pub. Law 69-707District of Columbia, public utilities investigations AN ACT To amend section 8 of the Act making appropriations to provide for the expenses of the government of the District of Columbia for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1914, and for other purposes, approved March 4, 1913. March 3, 1927 1351 44 Stat. 1351
  Pub. Law 69-708District of Columbia, eliminating Michigan Avenue grade crossing AN ACT To provide for the elimination of the Michigan Avenue grade crossing in the District of Columbia, and for other purposes. March 3, 1927 1351 44 Stat. 1351
  Pub. Law 69-709District of Columbia, eliminating specified grade crossings, etc. AN ACT To provide for the elimination of grade crossings of steam railroads in the District of Columbia, and for other purposes. March,1927 1352 44 Stat. 1352
  Pub. Law 69-710"Derwent," American registry AN ACT To provide American registry for the Norwegian sailing vessel Derwent. March 3, 1927 1354 44 Stat. 1354
  Pub. Law 69-711Navy, Captain Reginald Rowan Belknap AN ACT Authorizing the President to appoint Captain Reginald Rowan Belknap, United States Navy, retired, a rear admiral on the retired list of the Navy. March 3, 1927 1354 44 Stat. 1354
  Pub. Law 69-712Perishable farm products, dumping, etc., prevention AN ACT To prevent the destruction or dumping, without good and sufficient cause therefor, of farm produce received in interstate commerce by commission merchants and others and to require them truly and correctly to account for all farm produce received by them. March 3, 1927 1355 44 Stat. 1355
  Pub. Law 69-713Army, retired noncommissioned of ficers AN ACT Placing certain noncommissioned officers in the first grade. March 3, 1927 1356 44 Stat. 1356
  Pub. Law 69-714Navy, World War shipping contracts claims AN ACT To authorize the Secretary of the Navy to modify agreements heretofore made for the settlement of certain claims in favor of the United States. March 3, 1927 1356 44 Stat. 1356
  Pub. Law 69-715District of Columbia, Lucy Webb Hayes School, etc. AN ACT For the relief of the Lucy Webb Hayes National Training School for Deaconesses and Missionaries. March 3, 1927 1357 44 Stat. 1357
  Pub. Law 69-716"Peace," painting AN ACT To purchase a painting of the several ships of the United States Navy in 1891 and entitled "Peace," March 3, 1927 1357 44 Stat. 1357
  Pub. Law 69-717Delaware Indians, attorneys' fees in claims AN ACT To amend the last paiag raph of an Act entitled "An Act to refer the claims of the Delaware Indians to the Court of Claims, with the right of appeal to the Supreme Court of the United States. March 3, 1927 1358 44 Stat. 1358
  Pub. Law 69-718"Constitution," Frigate, relics AN ACT To authorize the Secretary of the Navy to dispose of certain parts of the frigate Constitution, to be used as souvenirs. March 3, 1927 1358 44 Stat. 1358
  Pub. Law 69-719Army, Buckeye Target Range, Ariz. AN ACT To authorize the sale of the Buckeye Target Range, Arizona. March 3, 1927 1359 44 Stat. 1359
  Pub. Law 69-720Hot Springs National Park, Ark. AN ACT To accept the cession by the State of Arkansas of exclusive jurisdiction over a tract of land within the Hot Springs National Park, and for other purposes. March 3, 1927 1359 44 Stat. 1359
  Pub. Law 69-721Public lands, reservations for recreation, etc., California AN ACT To withdraw certain public lands from settlement and entry. March 3, 1927 1359 44 Stat. 1359
  Pub. Law 69-722Public lands, Imperial County, Calif. AN ACT Granting a right of way to the county of Imperial, State of California, over certain public lands for highway purposes. March 3, 1927 1361 44 Stat. 1361
  Pub. Law 69-723Pensions, Indian wars AN ACT Granting pensions to certain soldiers who served in the Indian wars from 1817 to 1898, and for other purposes. March 3, 1927 1361 44 Stat. 1361
  Pub. Law 69-724University of Utah, title to lands AN ACT Releasing and &ranting to the State of Utah and the University of Utah any and all reversionary rights of the United States in and to the grounds now occupied as a campus by the University of Utah. March 3, 1927 1364 44 Stat. 1364
  Pub. Law 69-725Public lands, Bountiful, Utah AN ACT Granting certain lands to the city of Bountiful, Utah, to protect the watershed of the water-supply system of said city. March 3, 1927 1364 44 Stat. 1364
  Pub. Law 69-726Alaska, five-acre homesteads AN ACT To amend section 10 of the Act entitled "An Act extending the homestead laws and providing for right of way for railroads in the District of Alaska, and for other purposes, approved May 14, 1898 (Thirtieth Statutes at Large, page 409). March 3, 1927 1364 44 Stat. 1364
  Pub. Law 69-727Public lands, Golden, Colo. AN ACT Granting public lands to the city of Golden, Colorado, to secure a supply of water for municipal and domestic purposes. March 3, 1927 1365 44 Stat. 1365
  Pub. Law 69-728Crow Indian Reservation, Mont., leases restricted AN ACT To amend section 1 of the Act approved May 26, 1926, entitled "An Act to amend sections 1, 5, 6, 8, and 18 of an Act approved June 4, 1920, entitled 'An Act to provide for the allotment of lands of the Crow Tribe, for the distribution of tribal funds, and for other purposes."' March 3, 1927 1365 44 Stat. 1365
  Pub. Law 69-729Public lands, Mud Lake bottom, Minn. AN ACT For the relief of homestead settlers on the drained Mud Lake bottom in the State of Minnesota. March 3, 1927 1366 44 Stat. 1366
  Pub. Law 69-730Navy, reimbursing for losses on aircraft AN ACT To amend the Act entitled "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," approved October 6, 1917. March 3, 1927 1368 44 Stat. 1368
  Pub. Law 69-731Reno-Sparks Indian Colony, Nev. AN ACT To rovide a water system for the Indians of the Reno-Sparks Indian Colony, Nevada. March 3, 1927 1369 44 Stat. 1369
  Pub. Law 69-732Kiowa, etc., Indians, Okla., per capita payment AN ACT To authorize a per capita payment from tribal funds to the Kiowa, Comanche, and Apache Indians of Oklahoma. March 3, 1927 1369 44 Stat. 1369
  Pub. Law 69-733Swan Island, Oreg., channels AN ACT Authorizing the Secretary of War to grant permission to the Port of Portland Commission to close the east channel of Swan Island, Oregon. March 3, 1927 1369 44 Stat. 1369
  Pub. Law 69-734District of Columbia, steam pipes, square 225 AN ACT Granting permission for the laying of pipes for the transmission of steam along the alley between lots numbered 5 and 32 in square numbered 225. March 3, 1927 1369 44 Stat. 1369
  Pub. Law 69-735New York western district, additional judge AN ACT To provide for the appointment of an additional judge of the District Court of the United States for the Western District of New York. March 3, 1927 1370 44 Stat. 1370
  Pub. Law 69-736Public lands, Washington AN ACT Directing the resurvey of certain lands. March 3, 1927- 1370 44 Stat. 1370
  Pub. Law 69-737Dam, Poteau River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the city of. Fort Smith, Sebastian County, Arkansas, to construct, maintain, and operate a dam across the Poteau River. March 3, 1927 1370 44 Stat. 1370
  Pub. Law 69-738Public lands, exchanges in Colorado AN ACT To authorize the Secretary of the Interior to exchange for lands in private ownership in Gunnison County, Colorado, certain public lands in Delta County, Colorado. March 3, 1927 1371 44 Stat. 1371
  Pub. Law 69-739California northern district, additional judge AN ACT To authorize the appointment of an additional judge for the District Court of the United States for the Northern District of California. March 3, 1927 1372 44 Stat. 1372
  Pub. Law 69-740Cotton grade and staple length, statistics AN ACT Authorizing the Secretary of Agriculture to collect and publish statistics of the grade and staple length of cotton. March 3, 1927 1372 44 Stat. 1372
  Pub. Law 69-741New York northern district, additional judge AN ACT To provide for the appointment of an additional judge of the District Court of the United States for the Northern District of New York. March 3, 1927 1374 44 Stat. 1374
  Pub. Law 69-742Springfield, Mass., parcels of armory grounds conveyed AN ACT Authorizing the Secretary of War to convey to the city of Springfield, Massachusetts, certain parcels of land within the Springfield Armory Military Reservation, Massachusetts, and for other purposes. March 3, 1927 4 : 1374 44 Stat. 1374
  Pub. Law 69-743Arapaho National Forest, Colo. AN ACT Authorizing the adjustment of the boundaries of the Arapaho National Forest, and for other purposes. March 3, 1927 1378 44 Stat. 1378
  Pub. Law 69-744Presidia of San Francisco, Calif., transfer AN ACT Transferring a portion of the lands of the military reservation of the Presidio of San Francisco to the Department of the Treasury. March 3, 1927 1378 44 Stat. 1378
  Pub. Law 69-745Bridge, Ohio River AN ACT To extend the times for commencing and completing the construction of a bridge across the Ohio River at Louisville, Kentucky, and to repeal certain former bridge laws. March 3, 1927 1379 44 Stat. 1379
  Pub. Law 69-746District of Columbia, black bass prohibition AN ACT To prohibit the sale of black bass in the District of Columbia. March 3, 1927 1379 44 Stat. 1379
  Pub. Law 69-747Michigan eastern district, additional judge AN ACT To provide for one additional district judge for the eastern district of Michigan. March 3, 1927 1380 44 Stat. 1380
  Pub. Law 69-748Air Corps, Army, designs for aircraft AN ACT To amend the Act entitled "An Act to provide more effectively for the national defense by increasing the efficiency of Air Corps of the Army of the United States, and for other purposes," approved July 2, 1926. March 3, 1927 1380 44 Stat. 1380
  Pub. Law 69-749Retirement of civil service employees, certificates for retention AN ACT To amend the Act entitled "An Act to amend the Act entitled `An Act for the retirement of employees in the classified civil service, and for other purposes,' approved May 22, 1920, and Acts in amendment thereof," approved July 3, 1926, and for other purposes. March 3, 1927 1380 44 Stat. 1380
  Pub. Law 69-750Chalmette Monument, La., roadway AN ACT Authorizing an appropriation for the construction of a roadway and walk leading to and around the Chalmette Monument, Chalmette, Louisiana. March 3, 1927 1381 44 Stat. 1381
  Pub. Law 69-751Customs and Prohibition Bureaus, Treasury Department AN ACT To create a Bureau of Customs and a Bureau of Prohibition in the Department of the Treasury. March 3, 1927 1381 44 Stat. 1381
  Pub. Law 69-752District of Columbia, committees in lunacy cases AN ACT Relating to the appointment of trustees and committees. March 3, 1927 1383 44 Stat. 1383
  Pub. Law 69-753District of Columbia, limitation of court appointed guardians AN ACT Amending sections 1125 and 1127, chapter 31, of the District of Columbia Code. March 3, 1927 1383 44 Stat. 1383
  Pub. Law 69-754Marine Corps, William H. Santelmann, band leader AN ACT For the promotion and retirement of William H. Santelmann, leader of the United States Marine Band. March 3, 1927 1383 44 Stat. 1383
  Pub. Law 69-755Public building, San Francisco, Calif., subtreasury AN ACT Authorizing the sale of the new subtreasury building and site in San Francisco, California. March 3, 1927 1384 44 Stat. 1384
  Pub. Law 69-756Bridge, Ohio River AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the Indiana Bridge Company to construct, maintain, and operate a bridge across the Ohio River at Evansville, Indiana. March 3, 1927 1384 44 Stat. 1384
  Pub. Law 69-757District of Columbia, exchange of designated lands AN ACT To authorize the exchange of certain lands between the United States and the District of Columbia. March 3, 1927 1386 44 Stat. 1386
  Pub. Law 69-758Helium gas production, etc. AN ACT To amend the Act entitled "An Act authorizing the conservation, production, and exploitation of helium gas, a mineral resource pertaining to the national defense, and to the development of commercial aeronautics, and for other purposes." March 3, 1927 1387 44 Stat. 1387
  Pub. Law 69-759Potash deposits on private property AN ACT To amend section 2 of an Act entitled "An Act authorizing investigations by the Secretary of the Interior and the Secretary of Commerce jointly to determine the location, extent, and mode of occurrence of potash deposits in the United States, and to conduct laboratory tests." March 3, 1927 1388 44 Stat. 1388
  Pub. Law 69-760Phoenix Indian School, Ariz. AN ACT To authorize the purchase of land for an addition to the United States Indian school farm near Phoenix, Arizona. March 3, 1927 1389 44 Stat. 1389
  Pub. Law 69-761Cheyenne River Reservation Indians, S. Dak. AN ACT To authorize per capita payments to the Indians of the Cheyenne River Reservation, South Dakota. March 3, 1927 1389 44 Stat. 1389
  Pub. Law 69-762World War adjusted service certificates, loans by Veterans' Bureau AN ACT To authorize the Director of the United States Veterans' Bureau to make loans to veterans upon the security of adjusted service certificates. March 3, 1927 1389 44 Stat. 1389
  Pub. Law 69-763Philippine Islands, act of legislature approved AN ACT To ratify and confirm Act Numbered 3243 of the Philippine Legislature, approved November 27, 1925. March 3, 1927 1390 44 Stat. 1390
  Pub. Law 69-764Army, construction at military posts AN ACT To authorize appropriations for construction at military posts, and for other purposes. March 3, 1927 1390 44 Stat. 1390
  Pub. Law 69-765Bridge, Mount Hope Bay AN ACT Granting the consent of Congress to the Mount Hope Bridge Company, its successors and assigns, to construct, maintain, and operate a bridge across Mount Hope Bay between the towns of Bristol and Portsmouth, in Rhode Island. March 3, 1927 1391 44 Stat. 1391
  Pub. Law 69-766Alaska, voting qualifications, etc. AN ACT To prescribe certain of the qualifications of voters in the Territory of Alaska, and for other purposes. March 3, 1927 1392 44 Stat. 1392
  Pub. Law 69-767Patent appeals, issue of writs AN ACT Amending section 52 of the Judicial Code. March 3, 1927 1394 44 Stat. 1394
  Pub. Law 69-768Foreign Commerce Service, Department of Commerce AN ACT To establish in the Bureau of Foreign and Domestic Commerce of the Department of Commerce a Foreign Commerce Service of the United States, and for other purposes. March 3, 1927 1394 44 Stat. 1394
  Pub. Law 69-769White House grounds, D. C., removal of iron gates AN ACT Authorizing the removal of the iron gates in West Executive Avenue between the grounds of the White House and the State War, and Navy Building. March 3, 1927 1397 44 Stat. 1397
  Pub. Law 69-770South Carolina Agricultural Experiment Station AN ACT Authorizing an appropriation to enable the Secretary of Agriculture to cooperate with the South Carolina Agricultural Experiment Station. March 3, 1927 1397 44 Stat. 1397
  Pub. Law 69-771Army, Picatinny Arsenal, N. J. AN ACT To authorize an appropriation to rehabilitate the Picatinny Arsenal in New Jersey. March 3, 1927 1397 44 Stat. 1397
  Pub. Law 69-772Fort Hall Indians, Idaho, per capita payment AN ACT To authorize a per capita payment from tribal funds to the Fort Hall Indians. March 3, 1927 : 1397 44 Stat. 1397
  Pub. Law 69-773Toll bridges of States, to receive Federal aid AN ACT To permit the granting of Federal aid in respect of certain toads and bridges. March 3, 1927 1398 44 Stat. 1398
  Pub. Law 69-774Fort Hall Indian Reservation, Idaho, irrigation extension AN ACT For the irrigation of additional lands within the Fort Hall Indian irrigation project in Idaho. March 3, 1927 1398 44 Stat. 1398
  Pub. Law 69-775Sequoyah Orphan Training School, Okla., water supply AN ACT To authorize an appropriation to enable the Secretary of the Interior to provide an adequate water supply for the Sequoyah Orphan Training School near Tahlequah, Cherokee County, Oklahoma. March 3, 1927 1399 44 Stat. 1399
  Pub. Law 69-776District of Columbia, farmers' produce market site AN ACT Authorizing negotiations for the acquisition of a site for the farmers' produce market, and for other purposes. March 3, 1927 1399 44 Stat. 1399
  Pub. Law 69-777Stones River National Military Park, Tenn. AN ACT To establish a nationahmilitary park at the battle field of Stones River, Tennessee. March 3, 1927 1399 44 Stat. 1399
  Pub. Law 69-778Index of Federal Statutes AN ACT Providing for the revision and printing of the index to the Federal Statutes. March 3, 1927 1401 44 Stat. 1401
  Pub. Law 69-779Fort Peck Indian Reservation, Mont., oil and gas deposits reserved AN ACT To amend the Act entitled "An Act for the survey and allotment of lands now embraced within the limits of the Fort Peck Indian Reservation, in the State of Montana, and the sale and disposal of all the surplus lands after allotment," approved May 30, 1908, as amended, and for other purposes. March 3, 1927 1401 44 Stat. 1401
  Pub. Law 69-780Obsolete ordnance to Veterans of Foreign Wars Detroit Mich. AN ACT Authorizing the Secretary of War to donate to the Wayne dounty douncil of the Veterans of Foreign Wars, of Detroit, State of Michigan, two obsolete brass cannons.. March 3, 1927 1402 44 Stat. 1402
  Pub. Law 69-781Philippine Islands Government, reimbursement AN ACT To authorize reimbursement of the government of the Philippine Islands for maintaining alien crews prior to April 6, 1917. March 3, 1927 1402 44 Stat. 1402
     Pub. Res 69-60Pan American Sanitary Conference JOINT RESOLUTION To provide for the expenses of delegates of the United States to the Eighth Pan American Sanitary Conference to be held at Lima, Peru. March 3, 1927 1402 44 Stat. 1402
     Pub. Res 69-61Economic conference JOINT RESOLUTION To provide for the expenses of the participation of the United States in the work of the economic conference to be held at Geneva, Switzerland. March 3, 1927 44 Stat. 1403
     Pub. Res 69-62Rio Grande and Colorado River, use of the waters of lower JOINT RESOLUTION Amending the Act of May 13, 1924, entitled "An act providing a study regarding the equitable use of the waters of the Rio Grande," and so forth. March 3, 1927 1403 44 Stat. 1403
     Pub. Res 69-63Columbia River compact, time extended JOINT RESOLUTION Extending the provisions of the Acts of March 4, 1925, and April 13, 1926, relating to a compact between the States of Washington, Idaho, Oregon, and Montana for allocating the waters of the Columbia River and its tributaries, and for other purposes. March 3, 1927 1403 44 Stat. 1403
     Pub. Res 69-64National Guard, return of World War funds JOINT RESOLUTION Providing for the return of belonging to World War National Guard organizations that are not reconstituted. March 3, 1927 1404 44 Stat. 1404
     Pub. Res 69-65Chattanooga National Cemetery, Tenn. JOINT RESOLUTION Authorizing the use of a portion of that part of the United States National Cemetery Reservation at Chattanooga, Tennessee, lying outside the cemetery wall, for a city pound, animal shelter, and hospital. March 3, 1927 1404 44 Stat. 1404
     Pub. Res 69-66Limitation of Armament Conference JOINT RESOLUTION To provide for the expenses of the participation of the United States in the work of a preparatory commission to consider questions of reduction and limitation of armaments. March 3, 1927 1404 44 Stat. 1404
     Pub. Res 69-67Northern Pacific land grants JOINT RESOLUTION Amending the joint resolution entitled "Joint resolution directing the Secretary of the Interior to withhold his approval of the adjustment of the Northern Pacific land grants, and for other purposes," approved June 5, 1924, and for other purposes. March 3, 1927 1405 44 Stat. 1405
     Pub. Res 69-68Alaskan Engineering Commission JOINT RESOLUTION For the relief of special disbursing agents of the Alaskan Engineering Commission or of the Alaska Railroad. March 3, 1927 1405 44 Stat. 1405
  Pub. Law 69-782Shiloh National Military Park, Tenn. AN ACT To amend the Act approved June 4, 1897, by authorizing an increase in the cost of lands to be embraced in the Shiloh National Military Park, Pittsburg Landing, Tennessee. March 4, 1927 1405 44 Stat. 1405
  Pub. Law 69-783Federal Caustic Poison Act AN ACT To safeguard the distribution and sale of certain dangerous caustic or corrosive acids, alkalies, and other substances in interstate and foreign commerce. March 4, 1927 1400 44 Stat. 1406
  Pub. Law 69-784Saranac Lake, N. Y., Veterans' Bureau beneficiaries AN ACT To provide for continued hospitalization at Saranac Lake, New York, of certain beneficiaries of the Veterans' Bureau. March 4 1927 1410 44 Stat. 1410
  Pub. Law 69-785Liberty, N. Y., Veterans' bureau beneficiaries AN ACT To provide for continued hospitalization at Liberty, New York, of certain beneficiaries of the Veterans' Bureau. March 4, 1927 1411 44 Stat. 1411
  Pub. Law 69-786Public lands, Boulder, Colo. AN ACT Authorizing the city of Boulder, Colorado, to purchase certain public lands. March 4, 1927 1411 44 Stat. 1411
  Pub. Law 69-787Colville National Forest, Wash. AN ACT To add certain lands to the Colville National Forest, Washington. March 4, 1927 1412 44 Stat. 1412
  Pub. Law 69-788Shoshone National Forest, Wyo. AN ACT To add certain lands to the Shoshone National Forest, Wyoming. March 4, 1927 1412 44 Stat. 1412
  Pub. Law 69-789Army, purchase of supply base at New Orleans, La. AN ACT To authorize and direct the Secretary of War to accept an act of sale and a dedication of certain property in the city of New Orleans, Louisiana, from the Board of Commissioners of the Port of New Orleans, and for other purposes. March 4, 1927 1412 44 Stat. 1412
  Pub. Law 69-790District of Columbia, dentistry fees AN ACT To amend the Act approved June 7, 1924, relating to the regulation of the practice of dentistry in the District of Columbia. March 4, 1927 1413 44 Stat. 1413
  Pub. Law 69-791District of Columbia, pharmacy regulations AN ACT To amend an Act entitled "An Act to regulate the practice of pharmacy and the sale of poisons in the District of Columbia, and for other purposes," approved May 7, 1906, as amended. March 4, 1927 1413 44 Stat. 1413
  Pub. Law 69-792Secretary of Labor, two assistants for AN ACT Creating the offices of assistants to the Secretary of Labor. March 4, 1927 1415 44 Stat. 1415
  Pub. Law 69-793Bridge, Mississippi River AN ACT To extend the time for constructing a bridge across the Mississippi River between the city of Anoka, in the county of Anoka, and the village of Champlin, in the county of Hennepin, State of Minnesota. March 4, 1927 1416 44 Stat. 1416
  Pub. Law 69-794Public building for customs service in New York AN ACT To authorize the Secretary of the Treasury to enter into a contract to purchase, upon completion, a suitable building for customs and other governmental purposes in the city of New York. March 4, 1927 1416 44 Stat. 1416
  Pub. Law 69-795Army, appointment of warrant officers AN ACT To provide for appointment as warrant officers of the Regular Army of such persons as would have been eligible therefor but for the interruption of their status, caused by military service rendered by them as commissioned officers during the World War. March 4, 1927 1416 44 Stat. 1416
  Pub. Law 69-796Army, surplus real property sales AN ACT To authorize the sale, under provisions of the Act of March 12, 1926 (Public, Numbered 45), of surplus War Department real property. March 4, 1927 1417 44 Stat. 1417
  Pub. Law 69-797Porto Rico civil government, amendments AN ACT To amend and reenact sections 3, 20, 31, 33, 38, and 48 of the Act of March 2, 1917, entitled "An Act to provide a civil government for Porto Rico, and for other purposes," as amended by an Act approved June 7, 1924, and for the insertion of a new section in said Act between sections 5 and 6 of said 44 Stat. 1418
  Pub. Law 69-798Act, to be designated as "5a" of said Act. March 4, 1927 Marion, Ind 1418., annex, etc., to Volunteer Soldiers' Home AN ACT To authorize the construction of three cottages and an annex to the hospital at the National Home for Disabled Volunteer Soldiers at Marion Indiana. March 4, 1927 1421 44 Stat. 1421
  Pub. Law 69-799National Arboretum, D. C. AN ACT Authorizing the Secrtary of Agriculture to establish a national arboretum, and for other purposes. March 4, 1927 1422 44 Stat. 1422
  Pub. Law 69-800Monument, General Simon Bolivar AN ACT To provide for the cooperation of the United States in the erection in the city of Panama of a monument to General Simon Bolivar. March 4, 1927 1423 44 Stat. 1423
  Pub. Law 69-801District of Columbia, Columbia Hospital AN ACT To authorize the refund of $25,000 to the Columbia Hospital for Women and Lying-in Asylum. March 4 1927 1423 44 Stat. 1423
  Pub. Law 69-802Farmers' cooperative associations AN ACT To prevent discrimination against farmers' cooperative associations by boards of trade and similar organizations, and for other purposes. March 4, 1927 1423 44 Stat. 1423
  Pub. Law 69-803Longshoremen's and Harbor Workers' Compensation Act AN ACT To provide compensation for disability or death resulting from injury to employees in certain maritime employments and for other purposes. March 4, 1927 1424 44 Stat. 1424
  Pub. Law 69-804Interstate Commerce Act, amendments, etc. AN ACT To amend the Interstate Commerce Act and the Transportation Act, 1920, and for other purposes. March 4, 1927 1446 44 Stat. 1446
  Pub. Law 69-805Red River, Okla. and Tex., toll bridges AN ACT To regulate tolls charged for tansit over highway bridges across the Red River between the States of Oklahoma and Texas. March 4, 1927 1451 44 Stat. 1451
  Pub. Law 69-806Shipping Board construction loan fund AN ACT To amend section 11 of the Merchant Marine Act, 1920, and to complete the construction loan fund authorized by that section. March 4, 1927 1451 44 Stat. 1451
  Pub. Law 69-807Alaska, livestock grazing, etc. AN ACT To provide for the protection, development, and utilization of the public lands in Alaska by establishing an adequate system for grazing livestock thereon. March 4, 1927 1452 44 Stat. 1452
     Pub. Res 69-69Immigration Act, quota ratio deferred JOINT RESOLUTION To amend subdivisions (b) and (e) of section 11 of the Immigration Act of 1924, as amended. March 4, 1927 1455 44 Stat. 1455
     Pub. Res 69-70Harriman Geographic Code System JOINT RESOLUTION Authorizing a joint committee of both Houses to consider the purchase of the right to an unrestricted use of the Harriman Geographic Code System under patents issued, or that may be issued, and also the unrestricted use of all copyrights issued, or that may be issued, in connection with the products of the Harriman Geographic Code System for all governmental, administrative, or publication purposes for which the same maybe desirable. March 4, 1927 1455 44 Stat. 1455
     Pub. Res 69-71Colorado River, restriction of water power licenses JOINT RESOLUTION Restricting the Federal Power Commission from issuing or approving any permits or licenses affecting the Colorado River or any of its tributaries. March 4, 1927 1456 44 Stat. 1456