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Statutes at Large Volume 67 (1953-1954) Table of Contents

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Volume 67:
Law/Proclamation Short Title Title Stat. citation
  Pub. Law 83-1
    S.J. Res. 20
  Joint resolution making January 20, 1953, a holiday for Federal employees, field service postal employees and employees of the District of Columbia in the metropolitian area of the District of Columbia – Jan. 16, 195367 Stat. 3
  Pub. Law 83-2
    S. 243
  An Act to amend Public Law 73, 81st Congress, 1st session (63 Stat. 111), to provide for an Under Secretary of State for Administration – Feb. 7, 195367 Stat. 4
  Pub. Law 83-3
    H.R. 1979
  An Act to amend the Reorganization Act of 1949 so that such act will apply to reorganization plans transmitted to the Congress at any time before April 1, 1955 – Feb. 11, 195367 Stat. 4
  Pub. Law 83-4
    H.R. 568
  An Act to continue until the close of June 30, 1954, the suspension of certain import taxes oft copper – Feb. 14, 195367 Stat. 4
  Pub. Law 83-5
    S.J. Res. 27
  Joint resolution to amend section 2 (a) of the National Housing Act, as amended – Mar. 10, 195367 Stat. 4
  Pub. Law 83-6
    H.R. 2230
  An Act to amend the act of June 23, 1949, as amended, to remove the monthly limitations on official long-distance telephone calls and official telegrams of Members of the House of Representatives without affecting the annual limitation on such telephone calls and telegrams – Mar. 10, 195367 Stat. 5
  Pub. Law 83-7
    H.R. 2332
  An Act to require an annual review of military personnel requirements, and for other purposes – Mar. 14, 195367 Stat. 6
  Pub. Law 83-8
    S. 1188
  An Act to amend the Dependents Assistance Act of 1950 to continue in effect certain of the provisions thereof – Mar. 23, 195367 Stat. 6
  Pub. Law 83-9
    H.R. 2466
  An Act to amend the act of July 12, 1950 (ch. 460 64 Stat 336), as amended, which authorizes free postage for members of the Armed Forces of the United States in specified areas. – Mar. 23, 195367 Stat. 9
  Pub. Law 83-10
    H.J. Res. 206
  Joint resolution to authorize the Clerk of the House of Representatives to furnish certain electrical or mechanical office equipment for the use of Members, officers, and committees of the House of Representatives – Mar. 25, 195367 Stat. 7
  Pub. Law 83-11
    H.R. 3053
  An Act making supplemental appropriations for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1953, and for other purposes – Mar. 28, 195367 Stat. 8
  Pub. Law 83-12
    H.J. Res. 226
  Joint resolution to extend until July 1, 1953, the time limitation upon the effectiveness of certain statutory provisions which but for such time limitation would be in effect until six months after the termination of the national emergency proclaimed on December 16,1950 – Mar. 31, 195367 Stat. 18
  Pub. Law 83-13
    H.J. Res. 223
  Joint resolution providing that Reorganization Plan Numbered 1 of 1953 shall take effect ten days after the date of the enactment of this joint resolution – Apr. 1, 195367 Stat. 18
  Pub. Law 83-14
    H.J. Res. 229
  Joint resolution authorizing the Architect of the Capitol to permit certain temporary construction work on the Capitol Grounds in connection with the erection of a building on privately owned property adjacent thereto – Apr. 1, 195367 Stat. 19
  Pub. Law 83-15
    S. 1110
  An Act to amend the National Security Act of 1947 to authorize the appointment of a Deputy Director of Central Intelligence, and for other purposes – Apr. 4, 195367 Stat. 19
  Pub. Law 83-16
    S. 1229
  An Act to continue the effectiveness of the Missing Persons Act, as amended and extended, until February 1, 1954 – Apr. 4, 195367 Stat. 20
  Pub. Law 83-17
    H.R. 3062
  An Act to amend section 3841 of the Revised Statutes relating to the schedules of the arrival and departure of the mail to repeal certain obsolete laws relating to the postal service, and for other purposes – Apr. 4, 195367 Stat. 21
  Pub. Law 83-18
    H.R. 3073
  An Act to amend the Civil Service Retirement Act of May 29, 1930, with respect to the survivorship benefits granted to Members of Congress – Apr. 4, 195367 Stat. 22
  Pub. Law 83-19
    H.R. 3658
  An Act to extend for an additional 2 years the existing privilege of free importation of gifts from members of the Armed Forces of the United States on duty abroad – Apr. 4, 195367 Stat. 22
  Pub. Law 83-20
    H.R. 3659
  An Act to extend until July 1, 1955, the period during which personal and household effects brought into the United States under Government orders shall be exempt from duty – Apr. 4, 195367 Stat. 22
  Pub. Law 83-21
    H.R. 4130
  An Act to amend title V of the Department of Defense Appropriation Act, 1953, so as to permit the continued use of appropriations thereunder to make payments to ARO, Incorporated, for operation of the Arnold Engineering Development Center after March 31,1953 – Apr. 13, 195367 Stat. 23
  Pub. Law 83-22
    S. 1419
  An Act to permit the Board of Commissioners of the District of Columbia to establish daylight saving time in the District – Apr. 23, 195367 Stat. 23
  Pub. Law 83-23
    H.R. 4507
  An Act to amend and extend the Housing and Rent Act of 1947 and for other purposes – Apr. 30, 195367 Stat. 23
  Pub. Law 83-24
    S. 1767
  An Act to amend and extend the provisions of the District of Columbia Emergency Rent Act of 1951 – Apr. 30, 195367 Stat. 26
  Pub. Law 83-25
    H.R. 2936
  An Act authorizing the Secretary of the Interior to convey certain lands to the State of California for use as a fairground by the 10-A District Agricultural Association, California – May 13, 195367 Stat. 26
  Pub. Law 83-26
    S. 1041
  An Act to abolish the United States Commission for the construction of a Washington-Lincoln Memorial Gettysburg Boulevard – May 13, 195367 Stat. 26
  Pub. Law 83-27
    H.R. 1936
  An Act authorizing the acceptance, for purposes of Colonial National Historical Park, of school board land in exchange for park land, and for other purposes – May 13, 195367 Stat. 27
  Pub. Law 83-28
    H.R. 4004
  An Act to amend section 5210 of the Revised Statutes – May 18, 195367 Stat. 27
  Pub. Law 83-29
    H.R. 2277
  An Act to amend the act entitled ""An Act to incorporate the Roosevelt Memorial Association,"" approved May 31, 1920, so as to change the name of such association to ""Theodore Roosevelt Association,"" and for other purposes – May 21, 195367 Stat. 27
  Pub. Law 83-30
    H.R. 4465
  An Act to amend the Export-Import Bank Act of 1945, as amended – May 21, 195367 Stat. 28
  Pub. Law 83-31
    H.R. 4198
  An Act to confirm and establish the titles of the States to lands beneath navigable waters within State boundaries and to the natural resources within such lands and waters, and to provide for the use and control of said lands and resources and the resources of – May 22, 195367 Stat. 29
  Pub. Law 83-32
    S.J. Res. 42
  Joint resolution to provide for proper participation by the United States Government in a national celebration of the fiftieth anniversary year of controlled powered flight occurring during the year from December 17, 1952, to December 17,1953 – May 22, 195367 Stat. 33
  Pub. Law 83-33
    S. 1524
  An Act to authorize the Secretary of: the Navy to furnish certain supplies and services to foreign naval vessels on a reimbursable basis, and for other purposes. – May 27, 195367 Stat. 34
  Pub. Law 83-34
    S. 1525
  An Act to authorize the Secretary of the Navy to convey to the Tarrant County Water Control and Improvement District No. 1 certain parcels of land in exchange for other lands and interests therein at the former United States Marine Corps air station, Eagle Mountain Lake, Texas – May 27, 195367 Stat. 34
  Pub. Law 83-35
    S. 1527
  An Act to amend section 40b of the National Defense Act, as amended (41Stat.759, 777), to remove the limitation upon the detail of officers on the active list for recruiting service and for duty with ROTO units – May 27, 195367 Stat. 35
  Pub. Law 83-36
    S. 1546
  An Act to amend the act authorizing the Secretary of War to approve a standard design for a service flag and service lapel button – May 27, 195367 Stat. 35
  Pub. Law 83-37
    S. 1530
  An Act to amend the Army-Navy Nurses Act of 1947 to authorize the appointment in the grade of first lieutenant of nurses and medical specialists in the Regular Army and Regular Air Force, and appointment with rank of lieutenant (junior grade) of nurses in the Regular Navy – May 27, 195367 Stat. 36
  Pub. Law 83-38
    S. 1549
  An Act to retrocede to the State of Virginia concurrent jurisdiction over certain highways within Fort Belvoir, Va. – May 27, 195367 Stat. 37
  Pub. Law 83-39
    S. 1528
  An Act to continue in effect certain appointments as officers and as warrant officers of the Army and of the Air Force – May 27, 195367 Stat. 38
  Pub. Law 83-40
    S. 1547
  An Act to authorize payment for the transportation of household effects of certain naval personnel – May 27, 195367 Stat. 38
  Pub. Law 83-41
    S. 1641
  An Act to retrocede to the State of Oklahoma concurrent jurisdiction over the right-of-way for United States Highway 62 and 277 within the Fort Sill Military Reservation, Okla. – May 27, 195367 Stat. 39
  Pub. Law 83-42
    H.R. 1563
  An Act to amend Veterans Regulation No. 2 (a), as amended, to provide that the amount of certain unnegotiated checks shall be paid as accrued benefits upon the death of the beneficiary-payee, and for other purposes – May 29, 195367 Stat. 39
  Pub. Law 83-43
    H.R. 2990
  An Act to amend the act which incorporated the Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States – May 29, 195367 Stat. 40
  Pub. Law 83-44
    H.R. 3406
  An Act to authorize payment of salaries and expenses of officials of the Klamath Tribe – May 29, 195367 Stat. 40
  Pub. Law 83-45
    H.R. 4605
  An Act to amend section 10 of the Federal Reserve Act, and for other purposes – May 29, 195367 Stat. 41
  Pub. Law 83-46
    S. 1448
  An Act to amend the act of June 25, 1942, relating to the making of photographs and sketches of properties of the military establishment, to continue in effect the provisions thereof until 6 months after the present national emergency – June 4, 195367 Stat. 41
  Pub. Law 83-47
    H.R. 1242
  An Act to authorize tile Secretary of the Interior, or his authorized representative, to convey certain school properties to local school districts or public agencies – June 4, 195367 Stat. 41
  Pub. Law 83-48
    H.R. 1243
  An Act to amend the act of June 30, 1919 (41 Stat. 16) – June 4, 195367 Stat. 42
  Pub. Law 83-49
    H.R. 1244
  An Act to amend section 13 of the act entitled ""An Act to provide for the allotment of lands of the Crow Tribe, for the distribution of tribal funds and other purposes."" – June 4, 195367 Stat. 42
  Pub. Law 83-50
    S. 1324
  An Act to authorize the Commissioners of the District of Columbia, to fix certain licensing and registration fees – June 5, 195367 Stat. 43
  Pub. Law 83-51
    S.J. Res. 80
  Joint resolution requesting and authorizing the President of the United States to officially proclaim the week of June 7-14, 1953, as ""Aid to Korea Week"". – June 6, 195367 Stat. 44
  Pub. Law 83-52
    S. 261
  An Act granting the consent and approval of Congress to the Connecticut River Flood Control Compact – June 6, 195367 Stat. 45
  Pub. Law 83-53
    S. 380
  An Act to authorize the sale or lease by the State of Kansas of certain lands situated near Garden City, of Kansas – June 6, 195367 Stat. 52
  Pub. Law 83-54
    S. 1870
  An Act to extend the time for filing a report by the Committee on Retirement Policy for Federal Personnel established by the Act of July 16,1952 – June 6, 195367 Stat. 53
  Pub. Law 83-55
    S. 1292
  An Act providing for the reconveyance to the town of Morristown of certain land included within the Morristown National Historical Park, in the State of New Jersey – June 6, 195367 Stat. 53
  Pub. Law 83-56
    H.R. 1561
  An Act authorizing the transfer of certain property of the Veterans Administration (in Johnson City, Tenn.) to the State of Tennessee – June 6, 195367 Stat. 54
  Pub. Law 83-57
    H.R. 2327
  An Act to authorize the Post Office Department to designate enlisted personnel of the Army, Navy, Air Force, Marine Corps, and Coast Guard as postal clerks and assistant postal clerks, and for other purposes – June 6, 195367 Stat. 55
  Pub. Law 83-58
    S.J. Res. 76
  Joint resolution designating the week beginning June 14, 1953, as ""Theodore Roosevelt Week"" – June 13, 195367 Stat. 56
  Pub. Law 83-59
    H.R. 4664
  An Act making supplemental appropriations for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1953, and for other purposes – June 15, 195367 Stat. 57
  Pub. Law 83-60
    S. 117
  An Act to amend section 7 of the Flood Control Act of 1941 relating to the apportionment of moneys received on account of the leasing of lands acquired by the United States for flood control purposes. – June 16, 195367 Stat. 61
  Pub. Law 83-61
    S. 1307
  An Act to amend the act of December 23, 1944, authorizing certain transactions by disbursing officers of the United States, and for other purposes – June 16, 195367 Stat. 61
  Pub. Law 83-62
    S. 1739
  An Act to provide for continuation of authority for regulation of exports, and for other purposes – June 16, 195367 Stat. 62
  Pub. Law 83-63
    H.R. 4485
  An Act to amend the law of the District of Columbia relating to publication of partnerships – June 16, 195367 Stat. 62
  Pub. Law 83-64
    H.R. 4505
  An Act to authorize the sale of certain lands to the State of Oklahoma – June 16, 195367 Stat. 63
  Pub. Law 83-65
    H.R. 4540
  An Act to authorize the sale of certain lands to the State of Oklahoma – June 16, 195367 Stat. 63
  Pub. Law 83-66
    H.J. Res. 157
  Joint resolution to amend the Act of July 1, 1947 (61 Stat. 242), as amended – June 16, 195367 Stat. 64
  Pub. Law 83-67
    H.R. 4550
  An Act to amend the Code of Laws of the District of Columbia in respect to the recording, in the Office of the Recorder of Deeds, of bills of sale, mortgages, deeds of trust, and conditional sales of personal property – June 18, 195367 Stat. 64
  Pub. Law 83-68
    H.R. 1730
  An Act to provide for furnishing transportation in Government-owned automotive vehicles for employees of the Veterans Administration at field station in the absence of adequate public or private transportation – June 18, 195367 Stat. 64
  Pub. Law 83-69
    H.R. 1832
  An Act to provide for the suspension of the imposition or execution of sentence in certain cases in the municipal court for the District of Columbia and in the juvenile court of the District of Columbia – June 18, 195367 Stat. 65
  Pub. Law 83-70
    H.R. 2761
  An Act to revive and reenact the act of December 21, 1944 authorizing the City of Clinton Bridge Commission to construct, maintain, and operate a bridge and approaches thereto across the Mississippi River, at or near the cities of Clinton, Iowa, and Fulton, Illinois, as amended – June 18, 195367 Stat. 65
  Pub. Law 83-71
    H.R. 4486
  An Act to amend the law of the District of Columbia relating to forcible entry and detainer – June 18, 195367 Stat. 66
  Pub. Law 83-72
    H.R. 4487
  An Act to amend the act entitled ""An Act to establish a code of law for the District of Columbia,"" approved March 3, 1901, as further amended by An Act of April 19, 1920 (title 20, ch. 1, sec. 116, D. C. Code, 1951), relating to continuing decedents business – June 18, 195367 Stat. 66
  Pub. Law 83-73
    H.R. 5174
  An Act making appropriations for the Treasury and Post Office Departments for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1954, and for other purposes – June 18, 195367 Stat. 67
  Pub. Law 83-74
    H.R. 3795
  An Act to adjust the salaries of officers and members of the Metropolitan Police force, the United States Park Police, the White House Police, and the Fire Department of the District of Columbia, and for other purposes. – June 20, 195367 Stat. 72
  Pub. Law 83-75
    H.R. 4025
  An Act authorizing the appropriation of funds to provide for the prosecution of projects in the Columbia River Basin for flood control and other purposes – June 22, 195367 Stat. 77
  Pub. Law 83-76
    H.R. 3307
  An Act to provide for the treatment of users of narcotics in the District of Columbia – June 24, 195367 Stat. 77
  Pub. Law 83-77
    S. 2112
  An Act to provide for the transfer of price support wheat to Pakistan – June 25, 195367 Stat. 80
  Pub. Law 83-78
    S. 639
  An Act to provide for the abandonment of a certain part of the Federal project for the Broadkill River in Delaware – June 26, 195367 Stat. 81
  Pub. Law 83-79
    H.R. 1434
  An Act to amend the act of February 24, 1925, incorporating the American War Mothers – June 26, 195367 Stat. 81
  Pub. Law 83-80
    H.R. 2113
  An Act to amend the act incorporating the American Legion so as to redefine (a) the powers of said corporation, (b) the right to the use of the name ""The American Legion"" and ""American Legion. – June 26, 195367 Stat. 82
  Pub. Law 83-81
    H.R. 4730
  An Act to provide for the conveyance by the United States to the city of Cincinnati, Ohio, of certain lands formerly owned by that city – June 26, 195367 Stat. 82
  Pub. Law 83-82
    H.R. 2456
  An Act to amend the act of October 11, 1951, authorizing the President to proclaim regulations for preventing collisions at sea, and for other purposes – June 26, 195367 Stat. 83
  Pub. Law 83-83
    S. 1679
  An Act to repeal certain acts relating to cooperative agricultural extension work and to amend the Smith-Lever Act of May 8, 1914, to provide for cooperative agricultural extension work between the agricultural colleges in the several States, Territories, and possessions receiving the benefits of An Act of Congress approved July 2,1862, and of Acts supplementary thereto, and the United States Department of Agriculture – June 26, 195367 Stat. 83
  Pub. Law 83-84
    H.R. 4495
  An Act to amend the Universal Military Training and Service Act, as amended, so as to provide for special registration, classification, and induction of certain medical, dental, and allied specialist categories, and for other purposes – June 29, 195367 Stat. 86
  Pub. Law 83-85
    H.R. 5312
  An Act to provide for the more effective prevention, detection, and punishment of crime in the District of Columbia – June 29, 195367 Stat. 90
  Pub. Law 83-86
    H.R. 4233
  An Act to provide for the naturalization of persons serving in the Armed Forces of the United States after June 24, 1950 – June 30, 195367 Stat. 108
  Pub. Law 83-87
    S.J. Res. 88
  Joint resolution to authorize the Secretary of Commerce to extend certain charters of vessels to citizens of the Republic of the Philippines, and for other purposes – June 30, 195367 Stat. 110
  Pub. Law 83-88
    H.R. 5069
  An Act to prohibit the introduction or movement in interstate commerce of articles of wearing apparel and fabrics which are so highly flammable as to be dangerous when worn by Individuals, and for other purposes – June 30, 195367 Stat. 111
  Pub. Law 83-89
    H.R. 2347
  An Act to permit continued exercise, until 6 months after termination of the national emergency proclaimed December 16, 1950, or until such earlier date as may be established by concurrent resolution of Congress, of certain powers, relating to preferences or priorities in the transportation of traffic, under sections 1 (15) and 420 of the Interstate Commerce Act – June 30, 195367 Stat. 115
  Pub. Law 83-90
    S. 2032
  An Act to modernize the charter of Washington Gas Light Co., and for other purposes – June 30, 195367 Stat. 116
  Pub. Law 83-91
    H.J. Res. 287
  Joint resolution making temporary appropriations for the fiscal year 1954, and for other purposes. – June 30, 195367 Stat. 117
  Pub. Law 83-92
    S. 1839
  An Act to amend section 32 of the Fire and Casualty Act so as to provide that an agent or solicitor may secure a license to solicit accident and health insurance in the District of Columbia under that act without taking the prescribed examination, if he if he is licensed under the Life Insurance Act – June 30, 195367 Stat. 120
  Pub. Law 83-93
    H.R. 2313
  An Act to continue the effectiveness of the act of March 27, 1942, as extended, relating to the inspection and audit of plants, books, and records of defense contractors, for the duration of the national emergency proclaimed December 16, 1950, and 6 months thereafter – June 30, 195367 Stat. 120
  Pub. Law 83-94
    S. 2103
  An Act to amend the National Housing Act and other laws relating to housing – June 30, 195367 Stat. 121
  Pub. Law 83-95
    S. 1081
  An Act to provide authority for temporary economic controls, and for other purposes – June 30, 195367 Stat. 129
  Pub. Law 83-96
    H.J. Res. 285
  Joint resolution to extend the effectiveness of certain statutory provisions from July 1, 1953, to August 1, 1953 – June 30, 195367 Stat. 131
  Pub. Law 83-97
    H.R. 2557
  An Act to amend the act of January 12, 1951, as amended, to continue in effect the provisions of title II of the First War Powers Act, 1941 – June 30, 195367 Stat. 132
  Pub. Law 83-98
    S. 1376
  An Act to amend section 503 of the act entitled ""An Act to expedite the provision of housing in connection with national defense, and for other purposes,"" approved October 14, 1940, as amended. – June 30, 195367 Stat. 132
  Pub. Law 83-99
    H.R. 3853
  An Act to amend title 18, United States Code, entitled ""Crimes and Criminal Procedure,"" with respect to continuing the effectiveness of certain statutory provisions until 6 months after the termination of the national emergency proclaimed by the President on December 16, 1950 – June 30, 195367 Stat. 133
  Pub. Law 83-100
    H.R. 4126
  An Act to continue the effectiveness of the act of December 2, 1942, as amended, and the act of July 28, 1945, relating to war-risk hazard and detention benefits until July 1, 1954 – June 30, 195367 Stat. 134
  Pub. Law 83-101
    S. 1993
  An Act to amend the National Housing Act, as amended, and the Servicemen¬ís Readjustment Act of 1944, as amended, with respect to maximum interest rates, the veterans' direct home-loan program, and for other purposes – July 1, 195367 Stat. 135
  Pub. Law 83-102
    H.R. 4654
  An Act to provide for the exemption from the Annual and Sick Leave Act of 1951 of certain officers in the executive branch of the Government, and for other purposes – July 2, 195367 Stat. 136
  Pub. Law 83-103
    H.R. 3425
  An Act to amend the act entitled ""An Act to authorize the Commissioners of the District of Columbia to appoint a member of the Metropolitan Police Department or a member of the Fire Department of the District of Columbia as Director of the District Office of Civil Defense, and for other purposes"", approved May 21, 1951 – July 6, 195367 Stat. 139
  Pub. Law 83-104
    S. 1550
  An Act to authorize the President to prescribe the occasions upon which the uniform of any of the Armed Forces may be worn by persons honorably discharged therefrom – July 6, 195367 Stat. 140
  Pub. Law 83-105
    S. 35
  An Act to amend the Federal Airport Act in order to provide for an extension for a limited period of the program for the repair and rehabilitation of public airports damaged by Federal agencies, and for other purposes – July 8, 195367 Stat. 140
  Pub. Law 83-106
    H.J. Res. 292
  Joint resolution authorizing Lyle O. Snader temporarily to serve concurrently as Clerk and Sergeant at Arms of the House of Representatives – July 9, 195367 Stat. 141
  Pub. Law 83-107
    S. 694
  An Act to prohibit the display of flags of international organizations or other nations in equal or superior prominence or honor to the flag of the United States except under specified circumstances, and for other purposes – July 9, 195367 Stat. 142
  Pub. Law 83-108
    S. 106
  An Act for the establishment of the Commission on Governmental Operations – July 10, 195367 Stat. 142
  Pub. Law 83-109
    S. 1514
  An Act to establish a Commission on Intergovernmental Relations – July 10, 195367 Stat. 145
  Pub. Law 83-110
    H.J. Res. 234
  Joint resolution authorizing an appropriation to defray the expenses of the annual meeting of the Interparliamentary Union for the year 1953, to be held in Washington, District of Columbia. – July 13, 195367 Stat. 147
  Pub. Law 83-111
    H.R. 490
  An Act to authorize the use of the Sackets Harbor Military Cemetery for the burial of war and peacetime veterans of the Armed Forces of the United States – July 13, 195367 Stat. 148
  Pub. Law 83-112
    H.R. 4978
  An Act to repeal the act of September 30, 1950, authorizing the transfer to the State of Iowa of Fort Des Moines, Iowa – July 13, 195367 Stat. 148
  Pub. Law 83-113
    S. 1082
  An Act to approve a conveyance made by the city of Charleston, S. C., to the South Carolina State Ports Authority, of real property heretofore granted to said city of Charleston by the United States of America – July 14, 195367 Stat. 148
  Pub. Law 83-114
    H.R. 1532
  An Act to provide for the addition of certain Government lands to the Cape Hatteras National Seashore Recreational Area project, and for other purposes – July 14, 195367 Stat. 148
  Pub. Law 83-115
    H.R. 6054
  An Act to amend the act of April 6, 1949, to provide for additional emergency assistance to farmers and stockmen, and for other purposes. – July 14, 195367 Stat. 149
  Pub. Law 83-116
    H.R. 3411
  An Act to direct the Secretary of the Army to reestablish and correct the boundaries of the Quincy National Cemetery by the exchange of Government owned lands in the Quincy-Graceland Cemetery, Quincy, Illinois – July 14, 195367 Stat. 150
  Pub. Law 83-117
    H.R. 5451
  An Act to amend the wheat marketing quota provisions of the Agricultural Adjustment Act of 1938, as amended, and for other purposes. – July 14, 195367 Stat. 151
  Pub. Law 83-118
    H.R. 5710
  An Act to amend further the Mutual Security Act of 1951, as amended, and for other purposes. – July 16, 195367 Stat. 152
  Pub. Law 83-119
    H.R. 2582
  An Act to amend section 12 of chapter V of the act of June 19, 1934, as amended, entitled ""An Act to regulate the business of life insurance in the District of Columbia."" – July 16, 195367 Stat. 162
  Pub. Law 83-120
    S. 1078
  An Act to authorize the use of certificates by officers of the Armed Forces of the United States, in connection with certain pay and allowance accounts of military and civilian personnel – July 16, 195367 Stat. 172
  Pub. Law 83-121
    S. 1684
  An Act to facilitate civil service appointment of persons who lost opportunity therefore because of service in the Armed Forces after June 30, 1950, and to provide certain benefits upon appointment – July 16, 195367 Stat. 173
  Pub. Law 83-122
    H.R. 4823
  An Act to convey by quitclaim deed certain land to the State of Texas – July 16, 195367 Stat. 174
  Pub. Law 83-123
    S. 1544
  An Act to repeal the authority to purchase discharge from the Army, the Navy, the Air Force, and the Marine Corps – July 16, 195367 Stat. 174
  Pub. Law 83-124
    S. 719
  An Act to provide transportation on Canadian vessels between Skagway, Alaska, and other points in Alaska, between Haines, Alaska, and other points in Alaska, and between Hyder, Alaska, and other points in Alaska or the continental United States, either directly or via a foreign port, or for any part of the transportation – July 16, 195367 Stat. 175
  Pub. Law 83-125
    H.R. 5898
  An Act to extend until December 31, 1953, the period with respect to which the excess-profits tax shall be effective – July 16, 195367 Stat. 175
  Pub. Law 83-126
    S. 2000
  An Act to authorize the retirement of non-Regular officers of the Army and Air Force having more than 30 years active Federal service under the same conditions presently provided for such officers having less than 30 years service, and for other purposes – July 16, 195367 Stat. 175
  Pub. Law 83-127
    H.J. Res. 294
  Joint resolution continuing the availability of appropriations for the Small Defense Plants Administration for the month of .July 1953, and for other purposes – July 16, 195367 Stat. 176
  Pub. Law 83-128
    S. 1422
  An Act to continue the effect of the statutory provisions relating to the deposit of savings for members of the Army and Air Force, and for other purposes – July 17, 195367 Stat. 176
  Pub. Law 83-129
    S. 1529
  An Act to amend the act of July 28, 1942 (ch. 528, 56 Stat. 722), relating to posthumous appointments and commissions, and for other purposes – July 17, 195367 Stat. 176
  Pub. Law 83-130
    S. 1995
  An Act to provide certain construction and other authority for the military departments in time of war or national emergency – July 17, 195367 Stat. 177
  Pub. Law 83-131
    S. 2079
  An Act to provide for the use of the American National Red Cross in aid of the Armed Forces, and for other purposes – July 17, 195367 Stat. 178
  Pub. Law 83-132
    H.R. 444
  An Act to amend the act of May 19, 1947, so as to increase the percentage of certain trust funds held by the Shoshone and Arapaho Tribes of the Wind River Reservation which is to be distributed per capita to individual members of such tribes – July 17, 195367 Stat. 179
  Pub. Law 83-133
    H.R. 4779
  An Act to authorize the adoption of a report relating to seepage and drainage damages on the Illinois River, Illinois – July 17, 195367 Stat. 179
  Pub. Law 83-134
    S. 2199
  An Act to allow States during major disasters to use or distribute certain surplus equipment and supplies of the Federal Government – July 17, 195367 Stat. 180
  Pub. Law 83-135
    S. 1644
  An Act to amend the Act of May 27, 1940 (54 Stat. 223), as amended, and the Act of February 14, 1931 (46 Stat. 1111), to remove the limitation upon the rank of the Director of Music, the leader of the Military Academy Band, and to remove the limitation upon the pay of the leader of the United States Naval Academy Band, and to authorize the appointment of the present leader of the United States Navy Band to the permanent grade of commander in the Navy – July 17, 195367 Stat. 180
  Pub. Law 83-136
    H.R. 1528
  An Act to authorize the exchange of lands of the Appomattox Court House National Historical Monument, Virginia, for non-Federal lands – July 17, 195367 Stat. 181
  Pub. Law 83-137
    H.R. 4905
  An Act to amend the Atomic Energy Act of 1946, as amended – July 17, 195367 Stat. 181
  Pub. Law 83-138
    H.R. 4072
  An Act relating to the disposition of certain former recreational demonstration project lands by the Commonwealth of Virginia to the School Board of Macklenburg County, Va. – July 20, 195367 Stat. 182
  Pub. Law 83-139
    S. 2394
  An Act to amend the District of Columbia Police and Firemen¬ís Salary Act of 1953 – July 20, 195367 Stat. 182
  Pub. Law 83-140
    H.R. 5302
  An Act to provide for an additional Assistant Postmaster General in the Post Office Department – July 20, 195367 Stat. 183
  Pub. Law 83-141
    S. 971
  An Act to authorize films, and related material, for educational use to be transmitted through the mails at the rate provided for books – July 20, 195367 Stat. 183
  Pub. Law 83-142
    S.J. Res. 82
  Joint resolution to provide for the reappointment of Robert V. Fleming as citizen regent of the Board of Regents of the Smithsonian Institution – July 23, 195367 Stat. 184
  Pub. Law 83-143
    S.J. Res. 83
  Joint resolution to provide for the appointment of Owen Josephus Roberts-as a member of the Board of Regents of the Smithsonian Institution – July 23, 195367 Stat. 184
  Pub. Law 83-144
    H.R. 3380
  An Act to authorize the exchange of lands acquired by the United States for Prince William Forest Park, Prince William County, Va., for the purpose of consolidating Federal holdings therein, and for other purposes – July 23, 195367 Stat. 184
  Pub. Law 83-145
    H.R. 163
  An Act to provide for the conveyance of certain land in Monroe County, Ark., to the State of Arkansas – July 23, 195367 Stat. 185
  Pub. Law 83-146
    H.R. 1571
  An Act to amend the Alaska game law – July 23, 195367 Stat. 185
  Pub. Law 83-147
    H.R. 4091
  An Act to amend the Civil Service Retirement Act of May 29, 1930, so as to make the exclusion from such act of temporary employees of Congress inapplicable to such employees who are appointed at an annual rate of salary – July 23, 195367 Stat. 186
  Pub. Law 83-148
    H.R. 5705
  An Act to amend the existing law to provide for the automatic renewal of expiring 5-year-level-premium-term policies of United States Government and national service life insurance – July 23, 195367 Stat. 186
  Pub. Law 83-149
    H.R. 5690
  An Act making appropriations for additional independent executive bureaus, boards, commissions, corporations, agencies, and offices, for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1954, and for other purposes – July 27, 195367 Stat. 187
  Pub. Law 83-150
    S. 498
  An Act to authorize an agreement between the United States and Mexico for the joint operation and maintenance by the International Boundary and Water Commission, United States and Mexico, of the Nogales sanitation project, and for other purposes – July 27, 195367 Stat. 195
  Pub. Law 83-151
    S. 967
  An Act to extend the duration of the Hospital Survey and Construction Act (title VI of the Public Health Service Act) – July 27, 195367 Stat. 196
  Pub. Law 83-152
    S.J. Res. 37
  Joint resolution to authorize the erection of a memorial to Sara Louisa Rittenhouse in Montrose Park, District of Columbia – July 27, 195367 Stat. 196
  Pub. Law 83-153
    H.R. 5376
  An Act making appropriations for civil functions administered by the Department of the Army for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1954, and for other purposes – July 27, 195367 Stat. 197
  Pub. Law 83-154
    S. 2342
  An Act authorizing the State of California to collect tolls for the use of certain highway crossings across the Bay of San Francisco – July 27, 195367 Stat. 202
  Pub. Law 83-155
    S. 122
  An Act directing the conveyance of certain property to the city of Rupert, Idaho – July 28, 195367 Stat. 203
  Pub. Law 83-156
    H.R. 5227
  An Act making appropriations for the Department of Agriculture for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1954, and for other purposes – July 28, 195367 Stat. 205
  Pub. Law 83-157
    H.R. 4302
  An Act to revive and reenact the Act entitled ""An Act authorizing the State of Michigan, acting through the International Bridge Authority of Michigan, to construct, maintain, and operate a toll bridge or series of bridges, causeways, and approaches thereto, across the Saint Marys River, from a point in or near the city of Sault Sainte Marie, Michigan, to a point in the Province of Ontario, Canada"", approved December 16, 1940 – July 28, 195367 Stat. 225
  Pub. Law 83-158
    H.R. 1070
  An Act to amend title 28, United States Code – July 28, 195367 Stat. 226
  Pub. Law 83-159
    H.R. 1308
  An Act to amend the Color of Title Act – July 28, 195367 Stat. 227
  Pub. Law 83-160
    H.R. 3581
  An Act to further the policy enunciated in the Act of October 26, 1949 (63 Stat. 927), to facilitate public participation in the preservation of sites, buildings, and objects of national significance or interest by providing for a National Trust for Historic Preservation in the United States – July 28, 195367 Stat. 228
  Pub. Law 83-161
    H.R. 5228
  An Act to amend section 303 of the Budget and Accounting Act, 1921 (42 Stat. 23) – July 28, 195367 Stat. 229
  Pub. Law 83-162
    H.J. Res. 228
  Joint resolution to permit the entry of five hundred eligible orphans under ten years of age, adopted abroad or to be adopted in the United States by United States citizens serving abroad in the United States Armed Forces or employed abroad by the United States Government – July 29, 195367 Stat. 229
  Pub. Law 83-163
    H.R. 5141
  An Act to create the Small Business Administration and to preserve small business institutions and free, competitive enterprise – July 30, 195367 Stat. 230
  Pub. Law 83-164
    S. 2399
  An Act to amend the Atomic Energy Act of 1946, as amended – July 31, 195367 Stat. 240
  Pub. Law 83-165
    H.R. 1991
  An Act relating to certain construction cost adjustments in connection with the Greenfields division of the Sun River irrigation project, Montana – July 31, 195367 Stat. 241
  Pub. Law 83-166
    H.J. Res. 253
  Joint resolution to amend the joint resolution of June 16,1938, creating the Niagara Falls Bridge Commission – July 31, 195367 Stat. 242
  Pub. Law 83-167
    S. 630
  An Act to authorize the conveyance for public school purposes of certain Federal land in Gettysburg National Military Park, and for other purposes. – July 31, 195367 Stat. 243
  Pub. Law 83-168
    S. 1433
  An Act to extend the benefits of certain provisions of the Reclamation Project Act of 1939 to the Arch Hurley Conservancy District, Tucumcari reclamation project, New Mexico – July 31, 195367 Stat. 243
  Pub. Law 83-169
    S. 1981
  An Act to continue in effect certain provisions of section 6 of the act of February 4, 1887, as amended, relating to military traffic in time of war or threatened war, for the duration of the national emergency proclaimed December 16, 1950, and six months thereafter, or until such earlier date as may be established by concurrent resolution of Congress – July 31, 195367 Stat. 244
  Pub. Law 83-170
    H.R. 5246
  An Act making appropriations for the Departments of Labor, and Health, Education, and Welfare, and related independent agencies, for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1954, and for other purposes – July 31, 195367 Stat. 245
  Pub. Law 83-171
    S. 873
  An Act to amend the District of Columbia Credit Unions Act – July 31, 195367 Stat. 260
  Pub. Law 83-172
    H.R. 4828
  An Act making appropriations for the Department of the Interior for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1954, and for other purposes – July 31, 195367 Stat. 261
  Pub. Law 83-173
    H.R. 5471
  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 said District for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1954, and for other purposes – July 31, 195367 Stat. 278
  Pub. Law 83-174
    S. 2078
  An Act to provide for the orderly transaction of the public business in the event of the death, incapacity, or separation from office of a disbursing officer of the military department – July 31, 195367 Stat. 296
  Pub. Law 83-175
    H.J. Res. 305
  Joint resolution making additional appropriations for the Department of Agriculture for the fiscal year 1954, and for other purposes – July 31, 195367 Stat. 297
  Pub. Law 83-176
    H.R. 4663
  An Act making appropriations for the Executive Office and sundry independent executive bureaus, boards, commissions, corporations, agencies, and offices, for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1954, and for other purposes – July 31, 195367 Stat. 298
  Pub. Law 83-177
    H.R. 2561
  An Act to further amend the Military Personnel Claims Act of 1945 by extending the time for filing certain claims thereunder, and for other purposes – Aug. 1, 195367 Stat. 317
  Pub. Law 83-178
    H.R. 5805
  An Act making appropriations for the legislative branch and the judiciary branch for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1954, and for other purposes – Aug. 1, 195367 Stat. 318
  Pub. Law 83-179
    H.R. 5969
  An Act making appropriations for the Department of Defense and related independent agencies for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1954, and for other purposes – Aug. 1, 195367 Stat. 336
  Pub. Law 83-180
    S.J. Res. 97
  Joint resolution to amend the International Wheat Agreement Act of 1949 – Aug. 1, 195367 Stat. 358
  Pub. Law 83-181
    H.R. 3884
  An Act to extend the authority of the Administrator of Veterans Affairs to establish and continue offices in the Republic of the Philippines – Aug. 1, 195367 Stat. 358
  Pub. Law 83-182
    H.R. 4484
  An Act to amend section 365 of the act entitled ""An Act to establish a code of laws for the District of Columbia,"" approved March 3, 1901, as amended, to increase the maximum sum allowable by the court out of assets of a decedents estate for funeral expenses – Aug. 1, 195367 Stat. 358
  Pub. Law 83-183
    S. 1273
  An Act to amend the act entitled ""An Act to incorporate the American University,"" approved February 24, 1893, so as to clarify the relations between the Board of Trustees of the American University and the Board of Education of the Methodist Church, and for other purposes – Aug. 1, 195367 Stat. 359
  Pub. Law 83-184
    H.R. 5804
  An Act to authorize the Secretary of the Interior to grant easements for rights-of-way through, over, and under the parkway land along the line of the Chesapeake and Ohio Canal, and to authorize an exchange of lands with other Federal departments and agencies, and for other purposes – Aug. 1, 195367 Stat. 359
  Pub. Law 83-185
    H.J. Res. 293
  Joint resolution to permit articles imported from foreign countries for the purpose of exhibition at the Washington State Third International Trade Fair, Seattle, Washington, to be admitted without payment of tariff, and for other purposes – Aug. 1, 195367 Stat. 361
  Pub. Law 83-186
    S. 1393
  An Act to amend the District of Columbia Teachers Leave Act of 1949 – Aug. 5, 195367 Stat. 362
  Pub. Law 83-187
    S. 1945
  An Act to amend the act entitled ""An Act to provide that the Board of Education of the District of Columbia shall have sole authority to regulate the vacation periods and annual leave of absence of certain school officers and employees of the Board of Education of the District of Columbia"", approved March 5, 1932 – Aug. 5, 195367 Stat. 362
  Pub. Law 83-188
    S. 2277
  An Act to authorize the loan of two submarines to the Government of Italy and a small aircraft carrier to the Government of France – Aug. 5, 195367 Stat. 363
  Pub. Law 83-189
    S. 2118
  An Act to increase the salaries of employees of the Board of Education of the District of Columbia, and to provide for a study of the pay scales and classifications of such employees – Aug. 5, 195367 Stat. 363
  Pub. Law 83-190
    H.R. 1802
  An Act to amend the act of Congress approved March 4, 1915 (38 Stat. 1214), as amended – Aug. 5, 195367 Stat. 364
  Pub. Law 83-191
    S. 1197
  An Act granting the consent of Congress to the negotiation by the States of Nebraska, Wyoming, and South Dakota of certain compacts with respect to the use of waters common to two or more of said States – Aug. 5, 195367 Stat. 365
  Pub. Law 83-192
    H.R. 2564
  An Act to make the provisions of section 1362 of title 18 of the United States Code, relating to injury to or interference with communications systems operated or controlled by the United States, applicable to and within the Canal Zone – Aug. 5, 195367 Stat. 366
  Pub. Law 83-193
    H.R. 4167
  An Act to create a Commission to be known as the Corregidor Bataan Memorial Commission – Aug. 5, 195367 Stat. 366
  Pub. Law 83-194
    H.R. 3429
  An Act to amend clause (4) of section 35 of the Bankruptcy Act, as amended – Aug. 5, 195367 Stat. 366
  Pub. Law 83-195
    H.R. 4974
  An Act making appropriations for the Departments of State, Justice, and Commerce for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1954, and for other purposes – Aug. 5, 195367 Stat. 367
  Pub. Law 83-196
    H.R. 5303
  An Act to amend sections 1606 and 1607 of the Internal Revenue Code in order to permit unemployment insurance coverage under State unemployment compensation laws for seamen employed on certain vessels operated for the account of the United States – Aug. 5, 195367 Stat. 386
  Pub. Law 83-197
    H.R. 6571
  An Act amending the Legislative Reorganization Act of 1946 to provide for the appointment of persons to exercise temporarily the duties of certain offices of the House of Representatives – Aug. 5, 195367 Stat. 387
  Pub. Law 83-198
    H.J. Res. 290
  Joint resolution creating a committee to assist in the celebration of the two hundredth anniversary of the Congress of 1754, held at Albany, New York, on June 24 of that year – Aug. 5, 195367 Stat. 388
  Pub. Law 83-199
    H.J. Res. 325
  Joint resolution to establish the date of the second regular session of the Eighty-third Congress – Aug. 5, 195367 Stat. 388
  Pub. Law 83-200
    H.R. 1806
  An Act to amend further the Federal Register Act, as amended – Aug. 5, 195367 Stat. 388
  Pub. Law 83-201
    H.R. 5016
  An Act to amend sections 502 (1) and 507 of the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act in order to identify the drug known as aureomycin by its chemical name, chlortetracycline – Aug. 5, 195367 Stat. 389
  Pub. Law 83-202
    H.R. 4353
  An Act to increase farmer participation in ownership and control of the Federal farm credit system to create a Federal Farm Credit Board to abolish certain offices to impose a franchise tax upon certain farm credit institutions and for other purposes – Aug. 6, 195367 Stat. 390
  Pub. Law 83-203
    H.R. 6481
  An Act to authorize the issuance of 240,000 special note immigrant visas, and for other purposes – Aug. 7, 195367 Stat. 400
  Pub. Law 83-204
    H.J. Res. 121
  Joint resolution for admitting the State of Ohio into the Union – Aug. 7, 195367 Stat. 407
  Pub. Law 83-205
    H.R. 5728
  An Act to authorize the disposal of the Government-owned rubber-producing facilities, and for other purposes – Aug. 7, 195367 Stat. 408
  Pub. Law 83-206
    H.R. 2824
  An Act to encourage the discovery, development, and production of tungsten ores and concentrates in the United States, its Territories and possessions, and for other purposes – Aug. 7, 195367 Stat. 417
  Pub. Law 83-207
    H.R. 6200
  An Act making supplemental appropriations for the fiscal year ending June 30, 7954, and for other purposes – Aug. 7, 195367 Stat. 418
  Pub. Law 83-208
    H.J. Res. 316
  Joint resolution establishing in the Treasury of the United States a revolving fund within the contingent fund of the House of Representatives – Aug. 7, 195367 Stat. 439
  Pub. Law 83-209
    S. 2491
  An Act to authorize certain construction at military and naval installations, and for the Alaska Communication System, and for other purposes – Aug. 7, 195367 Stat. 440
  Pub. Law 83-210
    S. 1442
  An Act to amend section 202 of the Federal Power Act, with respect to the jurisdiction of the Federal Power Commission over persons and facilities engaged in the transmission or sale of electric energy to foreign countries – Aug. 7, 195367 Stat. 461
  Pub. Law 83-211
    S. 2315
  An Act to amend section 39 of the Trading With the Enemy Act of October 6, 1917, as amended – Aug. 7, 195367 Stat. 461
  Pub. Law 83-212
    H.R. 5134
  An Act to amend the Submerged Lands Act – Aug. 7, 195367 Stat. 462
  Pub. Law 83-213
    H.R. 4152
  An Act to extend the time for exemption from income taxes for certain members of the Armed Forces, and for other purposes – Aug. 7, 195367 Stat. 471
  Pub. Law 83-214
    S. 2539
  An Act to authorize the loan of two submarines to the Government of Turkey – Aug. 7, 195367 Stat. 471
  Pub. Law 83-215
    H.R. 5495
  An Act to extend the authority of the President to enter into trade agreements under section 350 of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended, and for other purposes. – Aug. 7, 195367 Stat. 472
  Pub. Law 83-216
    S. 2249
  An Act to enable the President, during the period endihg March 15, 1954, to furnish to peoples friendly to the United States emergency assistance in meeting famine or other urgent relief requirements – Aug. 7, 195367 Stat. 476
  Pub. Law 83-217
    H.R. 5740
  An Act to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act, so as to protect the public health and welfare by providing certain authority for factory inspection, and for other purposes – Aug. 7, 195367 Stat. 476
  Pub. Law 83-218
    H.R. 6391
  An Act making appropriations for Mutual Security for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1954, and for other purposes – Aug. 7, 195367 Stat. 478
  Pub. Law 83-219
    H.R. 5256
  An Act to amend the Internal Revenue Code with respect to the retirement of judges of the Tax Court of the United States – Aug. 7, 195367 Stat. 482
  Pub. Law 83-220
    S. 2417
  An Act to provide for the creation of a Commission on Judicial and Congressional Salaries, and for other purposes – Aug. 7, 195367 Stat. 485
  Pub. Law 83-221
    H.R. 5148
  An Act to continue until the close of June 30, 1954, the suspension of duties and import taxes on metal scrap, and for other purposes – Aug. 7, 195367 Stat. 487
  Pub. Law 83-222
    S. 32
  An Act to amend section 456 of title 28 of the United States Code with respect to the official stations of justices and judges – Aug. 8, 195367 Stat. 488
  Pub. Law 83-223
    S. 977
  An Act to amend the National Science Foundation Act of 1950 – Aug. 8, 195367 Stat. 488
  Pub. Law 83-224
    S. 725
  An Act to amend section 9 of the act of May 22, 1928, as amended, authorizing and directing a national survey of forest resources – Aug. 8, 195367 Stat. 489
  Pub. Law 83-225
    S. 1402
  An Act to amend the Air Commerce Act of 1926, as amended, to authorize navigation of foreign, non-transport, civil aircraft in the United States through reciprocity and under regulations of the Civil Aeronautics Board – Aug. 8, 195367 Stat. 489
  Pub. Law 83-226
    S. 1515
  An Act granting the consent of Congress to certain Western States and the Territories of Alaska and Hawaii to enter into a compact relating to higher education in the Western States and establishing the Western Interstate Commission for Higher Education – Aug. 8, 195367 Stat. 490
  Pub. Law 83-227
    S. 2055
  An Act to amend the act of May 29, 1884, as amended, to provide for the control and eradication of scrapie and blue tongue in sheep, and incipient or potentially serious minor outbreaks of diseases of animals; and for other purposes – Aug. 8, 195367 Stat. 493
  Pub. Law 83-228
    S. 2434
  An Act to amend the Northern Pacific Halibut Act of 1937 – Aug. 8, 195367 Stat. 494
  Pub. Law 83-229
    S.J. Res. 6
  An Act to provide for a continuance of civil government for the Trust Territory of the Pacific Islands – Aug. 8, 195367 Stat. 494
  Pub. Law 83-230
    H.R. 1524
  An Act to facilitate the management of the National Park System and miscellaneous areas administered in connection with that system, and for other purposes – Aug. 8, 195367 Stat. 495
  Pub. Law 83-231
    H.R. 1527
  An Act to authorize the acquisition by the United States of the remaining non Federal lands within Big Bend National Park, and for other purposes – Aug. 8, 195367 Stat. 497
  Pub. Law 83-232
    H.R. 2234
  An Act to amend the rules for the prevention of collisions on certain inland waters of the United States and on the western rivers – Aug. 8, 195367 Stat. 497
  Pub. Law 83-233
    H.R. 3107
  An Act to provide for the conveyance of certain national forest land in Basalt, Colo. – Aug. 8, 195367 Stat. 498
  Pub. Law 83-234
    H.R. 2458
  An Act to authorize the transfer of certain land located at Cherry Point, N. C., and for other purposes – Aug. 8, 195367 Stat. 498
  Pub. Law 83-235
    H.R. 4305
  An Act to authorize additional appropriations for the lower San Joaquin River project – Aug. 8, 195367 Stat. 499
  Pub. Law 83-236
    H.R. 5258
  An Act to authorize the sale of Army, Navy, and Air Force stores at military establishments to civilian employees of the Government, and for other purposes – Aug. 8, 195367 Stat. 499
  Pub. Law 83-237
    H.R. 3480
  An Act to amend section 509 of title V of the Agriculture Act of 1949, to extend for 2 years the period during which agricultural workers may be made available for employment under such title – Aug. 8, 195367 Stat. 500
  Pub. Law 83-238
    H.R. 5257
  An Act to extend to the Trust Territory of the Pacific Islands certain provisions of the Internal Revenue Code relating to narcotics – Aug. 8, 195367 Stat. 500
  Pub. Law 83-239
    H.R. 5304
  An Act to permit members of the Armed Forces to elect certain contingency options, and for other purposes – Aug. 8, 195367 Stat. 501
  Pub. Law 83-240
    H.R. 5561
  An Act to amend the Internal Revenue Code and the Narcotic Drugs Import and Export Act so as to provide that certain drugs which are or may be chemically synthesized shall be included within the classification of narcotic drugs – Aug. 8, 195367 Stat. 505
  Pub. Law 83-241
    H.R. 5636
  An Act to amend veterans regulations to establish for persons who served in the Armed Forces during World War II a further presumption of service connection for tuberculosis other than pulmonary – Aug. 8, 195367 Stat. 506
  Pub. Law 83-242
    H.R. 5742
  An Act to amend the International Claims Settlement Act of 1949 – Aug. 8, 195367 Stat. 506
  Pub. Law 83-243
    H.R. 5877
  An Act to amend certain administrative provisions of the Tariff Act of 1930 and related laws, and for other purposes – Aug. 8, 195367 Stat. 507
  Pub. Law 83-244
    H.R. 6039
  An Act to amend section 47c of the National Defense Act – Aug. 8, 195367 Stat. 521
  Pub. Law 83-245
    H.R. 6382
  An Act to amend the Federal Property and Administrative Services Act of 1949 to extend until June 30, 1954, the period during which the General Services Administration may conduct negotiated sales of surplus property – Aug. 8, 195367 Stat. 521
  Pub. Law 83-246
    H.R. 6049
  An Act to amend Public Law 815, 81st Congress, to provide a temporary program of assistance in the construction of minimum school facilities in areas affected by Federal activities, and for other purposes – Aug. 8, 195367 Stat. 522
  Pub. Law 83-247
    H.R. 6354
  An Act to authorize the Coast Guard to accept, operate and maintain a certain defense housing facility at Cape May, N. J. – Aug. 8, 195367 Stat. 529
  Pub. Law 83-248
    H.R. 6078
  An Act to amend Public Law 874 of the 81st Congress so as to make improvements in its provisions and extend its duration for a 2-year period, and for other purposes – Aug. 8, 195367 Stat. 530
  Pub. Law 83-249
    H.J. Res. 250
  Joint resolution authorizing the recognition of the two hundredth anniversary of the founding of Columbia University in the city of New York and providing for the representation of the Government and people of the United States in the observance of this anniversary – Aug. 8, 195367 Stat. 537
  Pub. Law 83-250
    S. 1397
  An Act relating to mining claims located on land with respect to which a permit or lease has been issued, or an application or offer for permit or lease has been made, under the mineral leasing laws, or known to be valuable for minerals subject to disposition under the mineral leasing laws, and for other purposes – Aug. 12, 195367 Stat. 539
  Pub. Law 83-251
    H.R. 5328
  An Act to provide for the use of the tribal funds of the Ute Mountain Tribe of the Ute Mountain Reservation, to authorize a per capita payment out of such funds, and for other purposes – Aug. 12, 195367 Stat. 540
  Pub. Law 83-252
    S. 2383
  An Act granting the consent of Congress to a compact between the State of New Jersey and the State of New York known as the Waterfront Commission Compact, and for other purposes – Aug. 12, 195367 Stat. 541
  Pub. Law 83-253
    S. 2220
  An Act to amend the mineral leasing laws with respect to their application in the case of pipelines passing through the public domain – Aug. 12, 195367 Stat. 557
  Pub. Law 83-254
    H.R. 1383
  An Act to provide for distribution of moneys of deceased restricted members of the Five Civilized Tribes not exceeding $500, and for other purposes – Aug. 12, 195367 Stat. 558
  Pub. Law 83-255
    S. 1152
  An Act to extend for a period of 5 years the authority of the Secretary of Agriculture to make loans to fur farmers – Aug. 13, 195367 Stat. 558
  Pub. Law 83-256
    S. 285
  An Act to create a committee to study and evaluate public and private experiments in weather modification – Aug. 13, 195367 Stat. 559
  Pub. Law 83-257
    S. 677
  An Act to incorporate the National Conference on Citizenship, and for other purposes – Aug. 13, 195367 Stat. 562
  Pub. Law 83-258
    S. 887
  An Act to permit the exchange and amendment of farm units on Federal irrigation projects, and for other purposes – Aug. 13, 195367 Stat. 566
  Pub. Law 83-259
    S. 1105
  An Act to incorporate the National Safety Council – Aug. 13, 195367 Stat. 569
  Pub. Law 83-260
    S. 2097
  An Act to increase the amount authorized to be appropriated for the construction of the Eklutna project – Aug. 13, 195367 Stat. 574
  Pub. Law 83-261
    S. 1367
  An Act to amend the Federal Crop Insurance Act, as amended – Aug. 13, 195367 Stat. 575
  Pub. Law 83-262
    S. 671
  An Act to amend section 9 (b) of the Atomic Energy Act of 1946 relating to the exemption of activities of the Atomic Energy Commission from State and local taxation – Aug. 13, 195367 Stat. 575
  Pub. Law 83-263
    S.J. Res. 62
  Joint resolution to establish the Jamestown-Williamsburg-Yorktown Celebration Commission, and for other purposes – Aug. 13, 195367 Stat. 576
  Pub. Law 83-264
    S. 41
  An Act to further amend the act of June 15, 1917, as amended – Aug. 13, 195367 Stat. 577
  Pub. Law 83-265
    S. 2163
  An Act to authorize conveyance to the State of North Carolina of certain lands and improvements constituting the United States cotton field station located near Statesville, N. C. – Aug. 13, 195367 Stat. 578
  Pub. Law 83-266
    H.R. 307
  An Act to revive and reenact the act entitled ""An Act authorizing the Ogdensburg Bridge Authority, its successors and assigns, to construct, maintain, and operate a bridge across the St. Lawrence River at or near the city of Ogdensburg, N. Y."" – Aug. 14, 195367 Stat. 578
  Pub. Law 83-267
    H.R. 1219
  An Act authorizing the Hidalgo Bridge Co., its heirs, legal representatives, and assigns, to construct, maintain, and operate a railroad toll bridge across the Rio Grande, at or near Hidalgo, Texas – Aug. 14, 195367 Stat. 578
  Pub. Law 83-268
    H.R. 1245
  An Act to provide for the conveyance of a tract of land in Dane County, Wis., to the Wisconsin State Armory Board – Aug. 14, 195367 Stat. 579
  Pub. Law 83-269
    H.R. 4151
  An Act to provide wage credits under title II of the Social Security Act for military service before July 1, 1955, and to extend the time for filing application for lump-sum death payments under such title with respect to the death of certain individuals dying in the service who are reinterred – Aug. 14, 195367 Stat. 580
  Pub. Law 83-270
    H.R. 5662
  An Act to amend the act of June 30, 1948, so as to extend for 1 year the authority of the Secretary of the Interior to issue patents for certain public lands in Monroe County, Mich., held under color of title – Aug. 14, 195367 Stat. 581
  Pub. Law 83-271
    H.R. 6185
  An Act to amend the Veterans Preference Act of 1944 with respect to preference accorded in Federal employment to disabled veterans, and for other purposes – Aug. 14, 195367 Stat. 581
  Pub. Law 83-272
    H.R. 6252
  An Act to amend the charter of the Girl Scouts of the United States of America so as to limit membership on the National Council of Girl Scouts to citizens of the United States, to authorize meetings of the national council as provided in the constitution, and to authorize an annual report based upon the preceding fiscal year. – Aug. 14, 195367 Stat. 582
  Pub. Law 83-273
    H.R. 6813
  An Act to authorize the utilization of a limited amount of storage space in Lake Texoma for the purpose of water supply for the city of Denison, Texas – Aug. 14, 195367 Stat. 583
  Pub. Law 83-274
    H.R. 6402
  An Act to provide for abatement of jeopardy assessments when jeopardy does not exist – Aug. 14, 195367 Stat. 583
  Pub. Law 83-275
    H.J. Res. 268
  Joint resolution granting the consent of Congress to the negotiation of a compact relating to the establishment of a bi-State park and/or recreational area by the States of Kentucky and Virginia – Aug. 14, 195367 Stat. 584
  Pub. Law 83-276
    S.J. Res. 98
  Joint resolution authorizing and directing the Secretary of the Interior to liquidate the Puerto Rico Reconstruction Administration – Aug. 15, 195367 Stat. 584
  Pub. Law 83-277
    H.R. 1055
  An Act to eliminate certain discriminatory legislation against Indians in the United States – Aug. 15, 195367 Stat. 586
  Pub. Law 83-278
    S. 2094
  An Act to facilitate the development and construction of water conservation facilities by States and municipalities, and for other purposes – Aug. 15, 195367 Stat. 587
  Pub. Law 83-279
    H.R. 2062
  An Act to permit the coordination of the Wisconsin retirement fund with the Federal old-age and survivors insurance system – Aug. 15, 195367 Stat. 587
  Pub. Law 83-280
    H.R. 1063
  An Act to confer jurisdiction on the States of California, Minnesota, Nebraska, Oregon, and Wisconsin, with respect to criminal offenses and civil causes of action committed or arising on Indian reservations within such States, and for other purposes – Aug. 15, 195367 Stat. 588
  Pub. Law 83-281
    H.R. 3409
  An Act to terminate certain Federal restrictions upon Indians – Aug. 15, 195367 Stat. 590
  Pub. Law 83-282
    H.R. 4508
  An Act to authorize the sale of certain lands to the State of Oklahoma – Aug. 15, 195367 Stat. 590
  Pub. Law 83-283
    H.R. 4980
  An Act to amend section 3250 (1) (5) of the Internal Revenue Code to provide that a person entitled to drawback with respect to certain non-beverage products may elect to receive such drawback on a monthly instead of a quarterly basis – Aug. 15, 195367 Stat. 591
  Pub. Law 83-284
    H.R. 4483
  An Act to provide compensation to the Shoshone and Arapahoe Tribes of Indians for certain lands of the Riverton reclamation project within the ceded portion of the Wind River Indian Reservation, and for other purposes – Aug. 15, 195367 Stat. 592
  Pub. Law 83-285
    H.R. 5603
  An Act to amend the Federal Reserve Act so as to authorize national banking associations to make loans on forest tracts – Aug. 15, 195367 Stat. 613
  Pub. Law 83-286
    H.R. 6281
  An Act to reimburse the Post Office Department for the transmission of official Government-mail matter. – Aug. 15, 195367 Stat. 614
  Pub. Law 83-287
    H.R. 6426
  An Act to amend the Internal Revenue Code to extend the time during which certain provisions relating to income and estate taxes shall apply, and for other purposes – Aug. 15, 195367 Stat. 615
  Pres. Proc. 3027   An Act to amend certain provisions of title XI of the Merchant Marine Act, 1936, as amended, to facilitate private financing of new ship construction, and for other purposes – July 31, 195367 Stat. 626