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Statutes at Large Volume 68 (1954-1955) Table of Contents

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VOL. 67 ⇔ VOL. 69

VOL. 68A


Volume 68:
Law/Proclamation Short Title Title Stat. citation
  Pub. Law 83-289
    S. 727
  An Act to provide that certain costs and expenses incurred in connection with certain repayment contracts with irrigation districts approved by the Acts of Congress of May 6, 1949 (63 Stat. 62), October 27, 1949 (63 Stat. 941), and June 23, 1952 (66 Stat. 151, 153), shall be nonreimbursable – Jan. 30, 195468 Stat. 3
  Pub. Law 83-290
    H.R. 6665
  An Act to amend certain provisions of the Agricultural Adjustment Act of 1938, as amended – Jan. 30, 195468 Stat. 4
  Pub. Law 83-291
    H.R. 7209
  An Act to continue the effectiveness of the Missing Persons Act, as extended, until July 1, 1955 – Jan. 30, 195468 Stat. 7
  Pub. Law 83-292
    S. 373
  An Act to extend the time for filing claims for the return of property under the Trading With the Enemy Act – Feb. 9, 195468 Stat. 7
  Pub. Law 83-293
    H.J. Res. 354
  Joint resolution amending Public Law 207, Eighty-third Congress – Feb. 9, 195468 Stat. 8
  Pub. Law 83-294
    S. 15
  An Act to provide for the appointment of additional circuit and district judges, and for other purposes – Feb. 10, 195468 Stat. 8
  Pub. Law 83-295
    H.J. Res. 358
  Joint resolution to discharge indebtedness of the Commodity Credit Corporation – Feb. 12, 195468 Stat. 14
  Pub. Law 83-296
    H.R. 2842
  An Act to authorize the Secretary of the Army to transfer certain land and access rights to the Territory of Hawaii – Feb. 20, 195468 Stat. 14
  Pub. Law 83-297
    H.R. 2839
  An Act to enable the Hawaiian Homes Commission of the Territory of Hawaii to exchange available lands as designated by the Hawaiian Homes Commission Act, 1920, for public lands – Feb. 20, 195468 Stat. 16
  Pub. Law 83-298
    H.R. 5379
  An Act to authorize the printing and mailing of periodical publications of certain societies and institutions at places other than places fixed as the offices of publication – Feb. 20, 195468 Stat. 17
  Pub. Law 83-299
    H.R. 5861
  An Act to amend the act approved July 8, 1937, authorizing cash relief for certain employees of the Canal Zone Government – Feb. 20, 195468 Stat. 17
  Pub. Law 83-300
    H.R. 5959
  An Act to exempt certain commissioned officers retired for disabilities caused by instrumentalities of war from the limitation prescribed by law with respect to the combined rate of retired pay and of compensation as civilian employees of the Government which retired officers may receive – Feb. 20, 195468 Stat. 18
  Pub. Law 83-301
    S. 2689
  An Act to retrocede to the State of Ohio concurrent jurisdiction over certain highways within Wright Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio – Feb. 27, 195468 Stat. 18
  Pub. Law 83-302
    H.R. 8069
  An Act to amend the act of July 10, 1953, which created the Commission on Intergovernmental Relations – Mar. 1, 195468 Stat. 20
  Pub. Law 83-303
    S. 2175
  An Act to amend title VI of the Legislative Reorganization Act of 1946, as amended, with respect to the retirement of employees in the Legislative Branch – Mar. 6, 195468 Stat. 21
  Pub. Law 83-304
    H.R. 7996
  An Act making supplemental appropriations for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1954, and for other purposes – Mar. 6, 195468 Stat. 23
  Pub. Law 83-305
    H.R. 6130
  An Act to permit a first preference for former owners of certain dwellings being sold under Lanham War Housing Act – Mar. 10, 195468 Stat. 26
  Pub. Law 83-306
    S. 1160
  An Act to authorize the Secretary of the Interior to convey certain land to the city of Tucson, Ariz., and to accept other land in, exchange therefore – Mar. 12, 195468 Stat. 26
  Pub. Law 83-307
    H.R. 2326
  An Act to amend the act of August 3, 1950, as amended, to continue in effect the provisions thereof relating to the authorized personnel strength of the Armed Forces – Mar. 15, 195468 Stat. 27
  Pub. Law 83-308
    H.R. 5773
  An Act to provide for the refund, under certain conditions, of money paid as premiums on United States Government life insurance or national service life insurance which is canceled for fraud – Mar. 16, 195468 Stat. 28
  Pub. Law 83-309
    H.J. Res. 355
  Joint resolution amending title V of the Agricultural Act of 1949 – Mar. 16, 195468 Stat. 28
  Pub. Law 83-310
    H.R. 2567
  An Act to amend the act of July 26, 1947 (61 Stat. 493), relating to the relief of certain disbursing officers – Mar. 17, 195468 Stat. 29
  Pub. Law 83-311
    H.R. 2984
  An Act to prohibit reduction of any rating of total disability or permanent total disability for compensation, pension, or insurance purposes which has been in effect for 20 or more years – Mar. 17, 195468 Stat. 29
  Pub. Law 83-312
    S. 2714
  An Act to increase the borrowing power of Commodity Credit Corporation – Mar. 20, 195468 Stat. 30
  Pub. Law 83-313
    H.R. 5509
  An Act to amend the Army-Navy Medical Service Corps Act of 1947 relating to the per centum of colonels in the Medical Service Corps, Regular Army – Mar. 23, 195468 Stat. 30
  Pub. Law 83-314
    H.R. 4559
  An Act to amend section 501 of the Communications Act of 1934, so that any offense punishable thereunder, except a second or subsequent offense, shall constitute a misdemeanor rather than a felony – Mar. 23, 195468 Stat. 30
  Pub. Law 83-315
    S. 489
  An Act to direct the Secretary of the Army to convey certain land located in Windsor Locks, Conn., to the State of Connecticut – Mar. 26, 195468 Stat. 31
  Pub. Law 83-316
    S. 2348
  An Act to repeal the act entitled ""An Act to authorize the Director of the Census to collect and publish statistics of red cedar shingles."" – Mar. 26, 195468 Stat. 32
  Pub. Law 83-317
    S. 1827
  An Act to authorize the Secretary of the Army to disclaim any interest of the United States in and to certain property located in the State of Washington – Mar. 26, 195468 Stat. 33
  Pub. Law 83-318
    S.J. Res. 34
  Joint resolution authorizing the Secretary of the Army to receive for instruction at the United States Military Academy at West Point two citizens and subjects of the Kingdom of Thailand, and the Secretary of the Navy to receive for instruction at the United States Naval Academy at Annapolis two citizens and subjects of the Kingdom of Belgium – Mar. 26, 195468 Stat. 34
  Pub. Law 83-319
    S. 2111
  An Act to permit the flying of the flag of the United States for 24 hours of each day in Flag House Square, Baltimore, Md. – Mar. 26, 195468 Stat. 35
  Pub. Law 83-320
    H.R. 4558
  An Act to amend section 309 (c) of the Communications Act of 1934, with respect to the time within which the Federal Communications Commission must act on protests filed thereunder – Mar. 26, 195468 Stat. 35
  Pub. Law 83-321
    H.R. 4557
  An Act to amend section 319 of the Communications Act of 1934, with respect to permits for construction of radio stations – Mar. 26, 195468 Stat. 35
  Pub. Law 83-322
    S. 79
  An Act to authorize the Secretary of the Interior to cooperate with the State of Kentucky to acquire non-Federal cave properties within the authorized boundaries of Mammoth Cave National Park in the State of Kentucky, and for other purposes – Mar. 27, 195468 Stat. 36
  Pub. Law 83-323
    H.R. 5976
  An Act to amend section 1 of the Natural Gas Act – Mar. 27, 195468 Stat. 36
  Pub. Law 83-324
    H.R. 8224
  An Act to reduce excise taxes, and for other purposes – Mar. 31, 195468 Stat. 37
  Pub. Law 83-325
    H.R. 5337
  An Act to provide for the establishment of a United States Air Force Academy, and for other purposes – Apr. 1, 195468 Stat. 47
  Pub. Law 83-326
    S. 1548
  An Act to provide for the exchange between the United States and the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico of certain lands and interests in lands in Puerto Rico – Apr. 1, 195468 Stat. 49
  Pub. Law 83-327
    H.R. 5632
  An Act to provide for the conveyance of a portion of the Camp Butner Military Reservation N. C., to the State of North Carolina. – Apr. 2, 195468 Stat. 50
  Pub. Law 83-328
    S.J. Res. 143
  Joint resolution providing for the observance of April 9, the twelfth anniversary of the fall of Bataan, as Bataan Day – Apr. 8, 195468 Stat. 51
  Pub. Law 83-329
    H.J. Res. 461
  Joint resolution making an additional appropriation for the Department of Labor for the fiscal year 1954, and for other purposes – Apr. 9, 195468 Stat. 52
  Pub. Law 83-330
    H.R. 1568
  An Act to amend section 6 of chapter 786 of the act of June 6, 1900, entitled ""An Act making further provision for a civil government for Alaska, and for other purposes"" (31 Stat. 323; title 48, sec. 108, U. S. C.) – Apr. 13, 195468 Stat. 52
  Pub. Law 83-331
    H.R. 2747
  An Act to amend title 17 of the United States Code entitled ""Copyrights"" with respect to the day for taking action when the last day for taking such action falls on Saturday, Sunday, or a holiday – Apr. 13, 195468 Stat. 52
  Pub. Law 83-332
    H.R. 1529
  An Act to facilitate the development of building materials in Alaska through the removal of volcanic ash from portions of Katmai National Monument, Alaska, and for other purposes – Apr. 15, 195468 Stat. 53
  Pub. Law 83-333
    S. 2405
  An Act to authorize the exchange upon terms fully protecting the public Interest of the United States Public Health quarantine station at Marcus Hook, Pa., for a new quarantine station – Apr. 15, 195468 Stat. 53
  Pub. Law 83-334
    H.R. 4024
  An Act to change the name of the Appomattax Court House National Historical Monument to the ""Appomattax Court House National Historical Park."" – Apr. 15, 195468 Stat. 54
  Pub. Law 83-335
    H.R. 6434
  An Act to amend sections 401 and 701 of the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act so as to simplify the procedures governing the establishment of food standards – Apr. 15, 195468 Stat. 54
  Pub. Law 83-336
    H.R. 4984
  An Act to remove certain limitations upon the sale or conveyance of land heretofore conveyed to the city of Miles City, Montana, by the United States – Apr. 15, 195468 Stat. 55
  Pub. Law 83-337
    H.R. 3306
  An Act to provide for the relief of certain reclamation homestead entrymen – Apr. 17, 195468 Stat. 56
  Pub. Law 83-338
    H.R. 5529
  An Act to preserve within Manassas National Battlefield Park, Va., the most important historic properties relating to the battles of Manassas, and for other purposes – Apr. 17, 195468 Stat. 56
  Pub. Law 83-339
    S. 1456
  An Act to amend the act entitled ""An Act to authorize a permanent annual appropriation for the maintenance and operation of the Gorgas Memorial Laboratory,"" approved May 7, 1928, as amended – Apr. 19, 195468 Stat. 57
  Pub. Law 83-340
    H.R. 7110
  An Act to provide that title to certain school lands shall vest in the States under the act of January 25, 1927, notwithstanding any Federal leases which may be outstanding on such lands at the time they are surveyed – Apr. 22, 195468 Stat. 57
  Pub. Law 83-341
    H.R. 7380
  An Act to authorize the Secretary of Commerce to reconvey certain property which the city of Boulder, Colo., donated to the Secretary of Commerce for the establishment of a radio propagation laboratory – Apr. 22, 195468 Stat. 58
  Pub. Law 83-342
    S.J. Res. 146
  Joint resolution to authorize the designation of October 16, 1954, as National Olympic Day – Apr. 22, 195468 Stat. 58
  Pub. Law 83-343
    S.J. Res. 63
  Joint resolution authorizing the District of Columbia to enter into interstate civil-defense compacts – Apr. 22, 195468 Stat. 59
  Pub. Law 83-344
    S.J. Res. 130
  Joint resolution requesting the President to proclaim the week May 2 to May 8, 1954, inclusive, as National Mental Health Week – Apr. 27, 195468 Stat. 63
  Pub. Law 83-345
    H.R. 6436
  An Act to amend the Communications Act of 1934, as amended – Apr. 27, 195468 Stat. 63
  Pub. Law 83-346
    H.R. 8539
  An Act to extend the period of election under the Uniformed Services Contingency Option Act of 1953 for certain members of the uniformed services – Apr. 29, 195468 Stat. 64
  Pub. Law 83-347
    H.R. 3477
  An Act to extend to the Canal Zone Government and the Panama Canal Company provisions of the act entitled ""An Act to facilitate the settlement of the accounts of certain deceased civilian officers and employees of the Government,"" approved August 3, 1950 – Apr. 30, 195468 Stat. 64
  Pub. Law 83-348
    H.R. 7402
  An Act to provide for the conveyance of certain real property to the city of St. Joseph, Mich. – Apr. 30, 195468 Stat. 65
  Pub. Law 83-349
    H.R. 7103
  An Act to establish limitations on the numbers of officers who may serve in various commissioned grades in the Army, Navy, Air Force, and Marine Corps, and for other purposes – May 5, 195468 Stat. 65
  Pub. Law 83-350
    H.R. 8127
  An Act to amend and supplement the Federal-Aid Road Act approved July 11, 1916 (39 Stat. 355), s amended and supplemented, to authorize appropriations for continuing the construction of highways, and for other purposes – May 6, 195468 Stat. 70
  Pub. Law 83-351
    H.J. Res. 347
  Joint resolution giving the consent of Congress to an agreement between the State of Alabama and the State of Florida establishing a boundary between such States – May 6, 195468 Stat. 77
  Pub. Law 83-352
    H.R. 5627
  An Act to amend Public Law 472, 81st Congress, approved April 11, 1950, entitled ""An Act to promote the National defense and to contribute to more effective aeronautical research by authorizing professional personnel of the National Advisory Committee for Aeronautic to attend accredited graduate schools for research and study – May 6, 195468 Stat. 78
  Pub. Law 83-353
    H.R. 998
  An Act authorizing the Secretary of the Interior to issue a patent to the State of Idaho for certain land – May 7, 195468 Stat. 78
  Pub. Law 83-354
    S. 2247
  An Act to authorize certain members of the Armed Forces to accept and wear decorations of certain foreign nations – May 8, 195468 Stat. 79
  Pub. Law 83-355
    H.R. 6702
  An Act to authorize the care and treatment at facilities of the Public Health Service of narcotic addicts committed by the United States District Court for the District of Columbia, and for other purposes – May 8, 195468 Stat. 79
  Pub. Law 83-356
    S. 24
  An Act to permit review of decisions of Government contracting officers involving questions of fact arising under Government contracts in cases other than those in which fraud is alleged, and for other purposes – May 11, 195468 Stat. 81
  Pub. Law 83-357
    H.R. 8481
  An Act making supplemental appropriations for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1954, and for other purposes – May 11, 195468 Stat. 81
  Pub. Law 83-358
    S. 2150
  An Act providing for creation of the St. Lawrence Seaway Development Corporation to construct part of the St. Lawrence seaway in United States territory in the interest of national security; authorizing the Corporation to consummate certain arrangements w – May 13, 195468 Stat. 92
  Pub. Law 83-359
    H.R. 6896
  An Act to extend the period for filing of certain claims under the War Claims Act of 1948 by World War II prisoners of war – May 13, 195468 Stat. 97
  Pub. Law 83-360
    H.R. 6251
  An Act to authorize the abolishment of the Shoshone Cavern National Monument and the transfer of the land therein to the city of Cody, Wyo., for public recreational use, and for other purposes – May 17, 195468 Stat. 98
  Pub. Law 83-361
    H.R. 6549
  An Act to provide for the construction of the Jefferson National Expansion Memorial at the site of old St. Louis, Mo., in general accordance with the plan approved by the United States Territorial Expansion Memorial Commission, and for other purposes – May 17, 195468 Stat. 98
  Pub. Law 83-362
    H.R. 6988
  An Act to amend An Act approved December 15, 1944, authorizing the Secretary of the Interior to convey certain land in Powell townsite, Wyoming, Shoshone reclamation project, Wyoming, to the University of Wyoming – May 17, 195468 Stat. 100
  Pub. Law 83-363
    H.R. 8377
  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 – May 17, 195468 Stat. 100
  Pub. Law 83-364
    H.R. 8097
  An Act to authorize the financing of a program of public works construction for the District of Columbia, and for other purposes – May 18, 195468 Stat. 101
  Pub. Law 83-365
    S. 2305
  An Act to promote safe driving, to eliminate the reckless and financially irresponsible driver from the highways, and to provide for the giving of security and proof of financial responsibility by persons driving or owning vehicles of a type subject to re – May 25, 195468 Stat. 120
  Pub. Law 83-366
    S. 2120
  An Act to authorize the Maine-New Hampshire Interstate Bridge Authority to reconstruct and improve the toll bridge and the approaches thereto, across the Piscataqua River at Portsmouth, N. H. – May 27, 195468 Stat. 140
  Pub. Law 83-367
    H.R. 1433
  An Act to entitle enlisted men and warrant officers advanced to commissioned rank or grade who are restored to their former enlisted or warrant officer status pursuant to section 3 of the Act of June 19, 1948 (62 Stat. 505), to receive retired enlisted or warrant officer pay from November 1, 1946, or date advancement to date of restoration to enlisted or warrant officer status – May 27, 195468 Stat. 140
  Pub. Law 83-368
    H.R. 2274
  An Act to further amend the act of May 26, 1948, entitled ""An Act to establish Civil Air Patrol as a civilian auxiliary of the United States Air Force and to authorize the Secretary of the Air Force to extend aid to Civil Air Patrol in the fulfillment of its objective, and for other purposes"" – May 27, 195468 Stat. 141
  Pub. Law 83-369
    H.R. 5862
  An Act to authorize the Panama Canal Company to transfer the Canal Zone Corrosion Laboratory to the Department of the Navy – May 27, 195468 Stat. 142
  Pub. Law 83-370
    H.R. 7329
  An Act to repeal section 1174 of the Revised Statutes, as amended, relating to the cooperation of medical officers with line officers in superintending cooking by enlisted men – May 27, 195468 Stat. 142
  Pub. Law 83-371
    H.R. 7328
  An Act to promote the national defense by authorizing the construction of aeronautical research facilities by the National Advisory Committee for Aeronautics necessary to the effective prosecution of aeronautical research – May 27, 195468 Stat. 142
  Pub. Law 83-372
    S.J. Res. 69
  Joint resoution requiring the preparation of an estimate of the cost of reconstructing Ford's Theater in Washington, District of Columbia – May 28, 195468 Stat. 143
  Pub. Law 83-373
    H.R. 3598
  An Act to consolidate the Parker Dam power project and the Davis Dam project – May 28, 195468 Stat. 143
  Pub. Law 83-374
    H.R. 7893
  An Act making appropriations for the Treasury and Post Office Departments, Export-Import Bank of Washington, and Reconstruction Finance Corporation for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1955, and for other purposes – May 28, 195468 Stat. 144
  Pub. Law 83-375
    H.R. 6186
  An Act to authorize the Secretary of the Interior to grant a preference right to users of withdrawn public lands for grazing purposes when the lands are restored from the withdrawal – May 28, 195468 Stat. 151
  Pub. Law 83-376
    H.R. 6870
  An Act to amend the act of February 13, 1900 (31 Stat. 28), by approving existing railway installations and authorizing further railway installations on the batture in front of the Public Health Service hospital property in New Orleans, La – May 28, 195468 Stat. 152
  Pub. Law 83-377
    H.R. 7057
  An Act to authorize the Secretaries of Agriculture and Interior to transfer, exchange, and dispose of land in the Eden project, Wyoming, and for other purposes – May 28, 195468 Stat. 155
  Pub. Law 83-378
    H.R. 2696
  An Act to provide a method of paying certain unsettled claims for damages sustained as a result of the explosions at Port Chicago, Calif., on July 17, 1944, in the amounts found to be due by the Secretary of the Navy – May 28, 195468 Stat. 156
  Pub. Law 83-379
    H.R. 6374
  An Act to revise certain laws relating to warrant officers of the Army, Navy, Air Force, Marine Corps, and Coast Guard, and for other purposes – May 29, 195468 Stat. 157
  Pub. Law 83-380
    H.R. 7786
  An Act to honor veterans on the 11th day of November of each year, a day dedicated to world peace – June 1, 195468 Stat. 168
  Pub. Law 83-381
    H.R. 4231
  An Act to authorize appointments to the United States Military Academy and United States Naval Academy of sons of certain individuals who were killed in action or who died or shall die as a result of active service in World War I, World War II, or between the period beginning June 27, 1950, and ending on a date proclaimed by the President or the Congress – June 3, 195468 Stat. 168
  Pub. Law 83-382
    H.R. 4940
  An Act to provide for the redemption of District of Columbia tax stamps – June 3, 195468 Stat. 169
  Pub. Law 83-383
    H.R. 7308
  An Act to repeal section 307 of title III of the Federal Civil Defense Act of 1950, as amended – June 3, 195468 Stat. 170
  Pub. Law 83-384
    H.R. 7541
  An Act to promote the national defense by including a representative of the Department of Defense as a member of the National Advisory Committee for Aeronautics – June 3, 195468 Stat. 170
  Pub. Law 83-385
    H.R. 116
  An Act to amend title 18, United States Code, so as to prohibit the transportation of fireworks into any State in which the sale of such fireworks is prohibited – June 4, 195468 Stat. 170
  Pub. Law 83-386
    H.R. 232
  An Act to provide for the conveyance to the State of Indiana of certain surplus real property situated in Marion County, Ind. – June 4, 195468 Stat. 171
  Pub. Law 83-387
    H.R. 1815
  An Act to amend the Recreation Act of June 14, 1926, to include other public purposes and to permit nonprofit organizations to purchase or lease public lands for certain purposes – June 4, 195468 Stat. 173
  Pub. Law 83-388
    H.R. 2225
  An Act to provide for sundry administrative matters affecting the Federal Government, particularly the Army, Navy, Air Force, and State Department, and for other purposes – June 4, 195468 Stat. 175
  Pub. Law 83-389
    H.R. 3704
  An Act to provide for the incorporation, regulation, merger, consolidation, and dissolution of certain business corporations in the District of Columbia – June 8, 195468 Stat. 177
  Pub. Law 83-390
    H.R. 2512
  An Act to amend the act entitled ""An Act to provide for the purchase of public lands for home and other sites,"" approved June 1, 1938 (52 Stat. 609), as amended – June 8, 195468 Stat. 239
  Pub. Law 83-391
    H.R. 2974
  An Act to extend the time for enrollment of the Indians of California, and for other purposes – June 8, 195468 Stat. 240
  Pub. Law 83-392
    H.R. 7061
  An Act to prescribe and regulate the procedure for adoption in the District of Columbia – June 8, 195468 Stat. 240
  Pub. Law 83-393
    H.R. 7062
  An Act to amend the act of April 22, 1944, which regulates the placement of children in family homes in the District of Columbia – June 8, 195468 Stat. 246
  Pub. Law 83-394
    H.J. Res. 508
  Joint resolution to extend the time for the erection of a memorial to the memory of Mohandas K. Gandhi – June 10, 195468 Stat. 249
  Pub. Law 83-395
    H.R. 7554
  An Act to provide for compensation of certain employees on days when departments or establishments of the Government are closed by administrative order – June 11, 195468 Stat. 249
  Pub. Law 83-396
    H.J. Res. 243
  Joint resolution to amend the pledge of allegiance to the flag of the United States of America – June 14, 195468 Stat. 249
  Pub. Law 83-397
    H.J. Res. 481
  Joint resolution to amend the Act of July 5, 1949 (Public Law 157, Eighty-first Congress) – June 14, 195468 Stat. 250
  Pub. Law 83-398
    H.R. 356
  An Act to amend the Railroad Retirement Act of 1937, as amended – June 16, 195468 Stat. 250
  Pub. Law 83-399
    H.R. 2828
  An Act to provide for a per capita distribution of Menominee tribal funds and authorize the withdrawal of the Menominee Tribe from Federal jurisdiction. – June 17, 195468 Stat. 250
  Pub. Law 83-400
    S. 251
  An Act to amend section 1923 (a) of title 28, United States Code, relating to docket fees – June 18, 195468 Stat. 253
  Pub. Law 83-401
    S. 1399
  An Act to authorize the Secretary of Agriculture to sell certain improvements on national forest land in Arizona to the Salt River Valley Water Users Association, and for other purposes – June 18, 195468 Stat. 253
  Pub. Law 83-402
    S. 1823
  An Act to allow credit in connection with certain homestead entries for military or naval service rendered during the Korean conflict, and for other purposes – June 18, 195468 Stat. 253
  Pub. Law 83-403
    S. 3096
  An Act to further amend section 4 of the act of September 9, 1950, in relation to the utilization in an enlisted grade or rank in the Armed Forces of physicians, dentists, or those in an allied specialist category – June 18, 195468 Stat. 254
  Pub. Law 83-404
    S. 2761
  An Act to approve repayment contracts negotiated with the Hermiston and West Extension Irrigation Districts, Oregon, and to authorize their execution, and for other purposes – June 18, 195468 Stat. 254
  Pub. Law 83-405
    S. 2773
  An Act to amend the act entitled ""An Act to provide for the transportation and distribution of mails on motor vehicle routes"", approved July 11, 1940 (54 Stat. 756) – June 18, 195468 Stat. 255
  Pub. Law 83-406
    S. 3090
  An Act to authorize the transmission and disposition by the Secretary of the Interior of electric energy generated at Falcon Dam on the Rio Grande – June 18, 195468 Stat. 255
  Pub. Law 83-407
    S. 3524
  An Act to affirm the temporary appointments of certain officers of the Navy, and for other purposes – June 18, 195468 Stat. 256
  Pub. Law 83-408
    S. 3446
  An Act to amend the act of January 6, 1951 (64 Stat. 1221), by authorizing certain rehabilitation at the United States Military Academy – June 18, 195468 Stat. 257
  Pub. Law 83-409
    H.R. 107
  An Act to provide for the transfer of the site of the original Fort Buford, N. Dak., to the State of North Dakota – June 18, 195468 Stat. 257
  Pub. Law 83-410
    H.R. 2226
  An Act to repeal the provision of the act of July 1, 1902 (32 Stat. 662), as amended, relating to pay of civilian employees of the Navy Department appointed for duty beyond the continental limits of the United States and in Alaska – June 18, 195468 Stat. 258
  Pub. Law 83-411
    H.R. 8487
  An Act to amend the act of June 19, 1948, to provide for censuses of manufactures, mineral industries, and other businesses relating to the year 1954 – June 18, 195468 Stat. 258
  Pub. Law 83-412
    H.R. 6328
  An Act authorizing the exchange of certain public lands in the vicinity of Waimea, county of Hawaii, in the Territory of Hawaii for certain privately owned lands. – June 18, 195468 Stat. 259
  Pub. Law 83-413
    H.R. 2849
  An Act to amend the act entitled ""An Act to authorize the transfer of land from the War Department to the Territory of Hawaii,"" approved June 19, 1936 – June 18, 195468 Stat. 262
  Pub. Law 83-414
    H.R. 5913
  An Act to simplify the handling of postage on newspapers and periodicals – June 18, 195468 Stat. 262
  Pub. Law 83-415
    H.R. 5831
  An Act to enable the Hawaiian Homes Commission of the Territory of Hawaii to exchange available lands as designated by the Hawaiian Homes Commission Act, 1920, for other publicly owned lands – June 18, 195468 Stat. 262
  Pub. Law 83-416
    H.R. 5833
  An Act to authorize the commissioner of public lands of the Territory of Hawaii to exchange certain public lands for private lands of equal value required for school purposes – June 18, 195468 Stat. 263
  Pub. Law 83-417
    H.R. 6888
  An Act to amend section 201 (a) and 207 (a) of the Hawaiian Homes Commission Act – June 18, 195468 Stat. 263
  Pub. Law 83-418
    H.R. 6890
  An Act to approve Act No. 27 of the Session Laws of 1951 of the Territory of Hawaii, entitled ""An Act to amend Act 24 of the Session Laws of Hawaii 1927."" as ratified by the act of Congress of March 2, 1928, so as to extend the electric light and power franchise granted by said Act to cover the entire districts of Waimea and Koloa on the Island of Kanai, Territory of Hawaii"" – June 18, 195468 Stat. 264
  Pub. Law 83-419
    H.R. 8092
  An Act to facilitate the entry of Philippine traders – June 18, 195468 Stat. 264
  Pub. Law 83-420
    H.R. 6655
  An Act to amend the charter of the Columbia Institution for the Deaf, change its name, define its corporate powers, and provide for its organization and administration, and for other purposes – June 18, 195468 Stat. 265
  Pub. Law 83-421
    H.R. 8044
  An Act to extend the authorization for funds for the hospitalization of certain veterans in the Philippines – June 18, 195468 Stat. 268
  Pub. Law 83-422
    S. 1794
  An Act to reimburse the South Dakota State Hospital for the Insane for the care of Indian patients – June 21, 195468 Stat. 268
  Pub. Law 83-423
    S. 2654
  An Act to authorize the Commissioners of the District of Columbia to sell certain property owned by the District of Columbia located in Montgomery County, Md., and for other purposes – June 22, 195468 Stat. 269
  Pub. Law 83-424
    S. 2657
  An Act to amend the act entitled ""An Act to regulate the practice of the healing art to protect the public health in the District of Columbia."" – June 22, 195468 Stat. 269
  Pub. Law 83-425
    S. 3050
  An Act to amend the Agricultural Adjustment Act of 1938, as amended – June 22, 195468 Stat. 270
  Pub. Law 83-426
    S. 2225
  An Act relating to the administrative jurisdiction of certain public lands in the State of Oregon, and for other purposes – June 24, 195468 Stat. 270
  Pub. Law 83-427
    S. 1004
  An Act to amend section 86, Revised Statutes of the United States relating to the District of Columbia, as amended – June 24, 195468 Stat. 272
  Pub. Law 83-428
    H.R. 8583
  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 80, 1955, and for other purposes – June 24, 195468 Stat. 272
  Pub. Law 83-429
    H.R. 1005
  An Act to authorize the establishment of the Fort Union National Monument, in the State of New Mexico, and for other purposes – June 28, 195468 Stat. 298
  Pub. Law 83-430
    H.R. 3097
  An Act to authorize the transfer to the regents of the University of California, for agricultural purposes, of certain real property in Napa County, Calif. – June 28, 195468 Stat. 299
  Pub. Law 83-431
    H.R. 2566
  An Act to amend the Contract Settlement Act of 1944 so as to establish a time limitation upon the filing of certain claims thereunder – June 28, 195468 Stat. 300
  Pub. Law 83-432
    H.R. 3986
  An Act to authorize the appropriation of additional funds to complete the International Peace Garden, N. Dak. – June 28, 195468 Stat. 300
  Pub. Law 83-433
    H.R. 6173
  An Act to provide for the use of the tribal funds of the Southern Ute Tribe of the Southern Ute Reservation, to authorize a per capita payment out of such funds, and for other purposes – June 28, 195468 Stat. 300
  Pub. Law 83-434
    H.R. 8357
  An Act to amend the Standard Container Act of May 21, 1928 (45 Stat. 685; 15 U. S. C. 257-257i) to provide for a three-eights basket for fruits and vegetables – June 28, 195468 Stat. 301
  Pub. Law 83-435
    H.R. 8456
  An Act to provide for the conveyance of certain hospital supplies and equipment of the United States to the city of Gulfport and to Harrison County, Miss – June 28, 195468 Stat. 301
  Pub. Law 83-436
    H.R. 8923
  An Act to provide for the development of the Coosa River, Alabama and Georgia – June 28, 195468 Stat. 302
  Pub. Law 83-437
    H.R. 8779
  An Act making appropriations for the Department of Agriculture for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1955, and for other purposes – June 29, 195468 Stat. 304
  Pub. Law 83-438
    S.J. Res. 167
  Joint resolution to amend the National Housing Act, as amended, and for other purposes – June 29, 195468 Stat. 320
  Pub. Law 83-439
    S. 129
  An Act to amend the act of August 30, 1935 (49 Stat. 1049), authorizing the Chippewa Indians of Wisconsin to submit claims to the Court of Claims – June 29, 195468 Stat. 321
  Pub. Law 83-440
    S. 2742
  An Act to amend the act of August 21, 1951, relating to certain payments out of Ute Indian tribal funds – June 29, 195468 Stat. 321
  Pub. Law 83-441
    S. 2777
  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 – June 29, 195468 Stat. 321
  Pub. Law 83-442
    S. 2844
  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 29, 195468 Stat. 322
  Pub. Law 83-443
    S. 3103
  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 29, 195468 Stat. 322
  Pub. Law 83-444
    S. 3364
  An Act to amend the act of October 31, 1949 (63 Stat. 1049) – June 29, 195468 Stat. 322
  Pub. Law 83-445
    H.R. 2844
  An Act providing that the ratification of the Revenue Bond Act of 1935, enacted by the Legislature of the Territory of Hawaii, shall apply to all amendments of said act made by said legislature to and including the acts of the 1953 regular session of said legislation – June 29, 195468 Stat. 322
  Pub. Law 83-446
    H.R. 2848
  An Act to amend section 89 of the Hawaiian Organic Act, as amended – June 29, 195468 Stat. 323
  Pub. Law 83-447
    H.R. 6276
  An Act to amend the Ship Mortgage Act, 1920, as amended – June 29, 195468 Stat. 323
  Pub. Law 83-448
    H.R. 5840
  An Act to authorize the Hawaiian Homes Commission to exchange certain Hawaiian Homes Commission land and certain easements for certain privately owned land – June 29, 195468 Stat. 324
  Pub. Law 83-449
    H.R. 6154
  An Act to authorize payment of salaries and expenses of officials of the Fort Peck Tribes – June 29, 195468 Stat. 329
  Pub. Law 83-450
    H.R. 8729
  An Act to amend section 14 (b) of the Federal Reserve Act, as amended – June 29, 195468 Stat. 329
  Pub. Law 83-451
    S. 3318
  An Act to provide for a continuance of civil government for the Trust Territory of the Pacific Islands – June 30, 195468 Stat. 330
  Pub. Law 83-452
    H.R. 7709
  An Act to continue until the close of June 30, 1955, the suspension of certain import taxes on copper – June 30, 195468 Stat. 330
  Pub. Law 83-453
    H.R. 8367
  An Act making appropriations for civil functions administered by the Department of the Army for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1955, and for other purposes – June 30, 195468 Stat. 330
  Pub. Law 83-454
    S. 1665
  An Act to amend the Federal Credit Union Act – June 30, 195468 Stat. 335
  Pub. Law 83-455
    S. 2845
  An Act to amend section 3528 of the Revised Statutes, as amended, relating to the purchase of metal for minor coins of the United States – June 30, 195468 Stat. 336
  Pub. Law 83-456
    H.R. 4030
  An Act to repeal section 4 of the act of March 2, 1934, creating the Model Housing Board of Puerto Rico – June 30, 195468 Stat. 336
  Pub. Law 83-457
    H.R. 9505
  An Act to continue the effectiveness of the act of December 2, 1942, as amended, and the act of July 28, 1945, as amended, relating to war-risk hazard and detention benefits until July 1, 1955 – June 30, 195468 Stat. 336
  Pub. Law 83-458
    H.R. 8873
  An Act making appropriations for the Department of Defense and related independent agency for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1955, and for other purposes – June 30, 195468 Stat. 337
  Pub. Law 83-459
    S. 932
  An Act to equalize the treatment accorded to commissioned officers of the Veterinary Corps with that accorded to commissioned officers of other corps of the Army Medical Service, and for other purposes – June 30, 195468 Stat. 357
  Pub. Law 83-460
    S. 3481
  An Act to amend sections 23A and 24A of the Federal Reserve Act, as amended – June 30, 195468 Stat. 358
  Pub. Law 83-461
    H.R. 3413
  An Act to grant oil and gas in lands and to authorize the Secretary of the Interior to issue patents in fee on the Fort Peck Indian Reservation, Montana, to individual Indians in certain cases – June 30, 195468 Stat. 358
  Pub. Law 83-462
    H.R. 6487
  An Act to approve the repayment contract negotiated with the Roza Irrigation District, Yakima protect, Washington, and to authorize its execution, and for other purposes – June 30, 195468 Stat. 359
  Pub. Law 83-463
    H.R. 8790
  An Act to authorize certain veterans benefits for persons disabled in connection with reporting for final acceptance, induction, or entry into the active military or naval service – June 30, 195468 Stat. 360
  Pub. Law 83-464
    H.R. 9474
  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 – July 1, 195468 Stat. 360
  Pub. Law 83-465
    H.R. 8680
  An Act making appropriations for the Department of the Interior for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1955, and for other purposes – July 1, 195468 Stat. 361
  Pub. Law 83-466
    S. 2802
  An Act to further encourage the distribution of fishery products, and for other purposes – July 1, 195468 Stat. 376
  Pub. Law 83-467
    H.R. 8488
  An Act to restore eligibility of certain citizens or subjects of Germany or Japan to receive benefits under veterans laws – July 1, 195468 Stat. 377
  Pub. Law 83-468
    H.R. 9517
  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, 1955, and for other purposes – July 1, 195468 Stat. 378
  Pub. Law 83-469
    S.J. Res. 72
  Joint resolution to authorize the Secretary of Commerce to further extend certain charters of vessels to citizens of the Philippines, and for other purposes – July 1, 195468 Stat. 396
  Pub. Law 83-470
    H.R. 9203
  An Act making appropriations for the legislative branch and the judiciary branch for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1955, and for other purposes – July 2, 195468 Stat. 396
  Pub. Law 83-471
    H.R. 8067
  An Act making appropriations for the Departments of State, Justice, and Commerce and the United States Information Agency, for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1955, and for other purposes – July 2, 195468 Stat. 413
  Pub. Law 83-472
    H.R. 9447
  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, 1955, and for other purposes – July 2, 195468 Stat. 434
  Pub. Law 83-473
    H.J. Res. 458
  Joint resolution to authorize and direct the Secretary of Agriculture to quitclaim retained rights in a certain tract of land to the Board of Education of Irwin County, Georgia, and for other purposes – July 2, 195468 Stat. 448
  Pub. Law 83-474
    H.R. 9315
  An Act to provide for an extension on a reciprocal basis of the period of the free entry of Philippine articles in the United States – July 5, 195468 Stat. 448
  Pub. Law 83-475
    H.J. Res. 552
  Joint resolution making temporary appropriations for the fiscal year 1955, and for other purposes – July 6, 195468 Stat. 448
  Pub. Law 83-476
    S. 119
  An Act to provide for the construction of the Markham Ferry project on the Grand River in Oklahoma by the Grand River Dam Authority, an instrumentality of the State of Oklahoma – July 6, 195468 Stat. 450
  Pub. Law 83-477
    S. 2217
  An Act to amend section 67 of the National Defense Act, as amended, to provide for An Active duty status for all United States property and fiscal officers – July 6, 195468 Stat. 451
  Pub. Law 83-478
    H.R. 2231
  An Act to authorize the negotiation and ratification of separate settlement contracts • with the Sioux Indians of the Lower Brule and the Crow Creek Keservations in South Dakota for Indian lands and rights acquired by the United States for the Fort Randall Dam and Reservoir, Missouri River Development, to authorize a transfer of funds from the Secretary of Defense to the Secretary of the Interior and to authorize an appropriation for the removal from the taking area of the Fort Randall Dam and Reservoir, Missouri River Development, and the reestablishment of the Indians of the Yankton Indian Reservation in South Dakota – July 6, 195468 Stat. 452
  Pub. Law 83-479
    H.R. 6465
  An Act to amend paragraph 1530 of the Tariff Act of 1930 with respect to footwear – July 6, 195468 Stat. 454
  Pub. Law 83-480
    S. 2475
  An Act to authorize the President to use agricultural commodities to improve the foreign relations of the United States, and for other purposes – July 10, 195468 Stat. 454
  Pub. Law 83-481
    H.J. Res. 256
  Joint resolution to permit articles imported from foreign countries for the purpose of exhibition at the First International Instrument Congress and Exposition, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, to be admitted without payment of tariff, and for other purposes – July 10, 195468 Stat. 460
  Pub. Law 83-482
    H.R. 8149
  An Act to amend the hospital survey and construction provisions of the Public Health Service Act to provide assistance to the States for surveying the need for diagnostic or treatment centers, for hospitals for the chronically ill and impaired, for rehabilitation – July 12, 195468 Stat. 461
  Pub. Law 83-483
    S. 2488
  An Act to provide that each grant of exchange assignment on tribal lands on the Cheyenne River Sioux Reservation and the Standing Rock Sioux Reservation shall have the same force and effect as a trust patent, and for other purposes – July 14, 195468 Stat. 467
  Pub. Law 83-484
    S. 3336
  An Act to promote the apportionment of the waters of the Columbia River and tributaries for irrigation and other purposes by including the States of Nevada and Utah among the States authorized to negotiate a compact providing for such apportionment – July 14, 195468 Stat. 468
  Pub. Law 83-485
    H.J. Res. 537
  Joint resolution to permit articles imported from foreign countries for the purpose of exhibition at the Washington State Fourth International Trade Fair, Seattle, Washington, to be admitted without payment of tariff, and for other purposes – July 14, 195468 Stat. 468
  Pub. Law 83-486
    H.J. Res. 545
  Joint resolution to permit articles imported from foreign countries for the purpose of exhibition at the International Trade-Sample Fair, Dallas, Texas, to be admitted without payment of tariff, and for other purposes – July 14, 195468 Stat. 469
  Pub. Law 83-487
    H.R. 7371
  An Act to provide for the disposal of paid postal-savings certificates – July 14, 195468 Stat. 470
  Pub. Law 83-488
    H.R. 3191
  An Act conferring jurisdiction on the United States District Court for the Northern District of California to hear, determine, and render judgment upon certain claims of the State of California – July 14, 195468 Stat. 471
  Pub. Law 83-489
    H.R. 6893
  An Act to credit the Shoshone Irrigation District with a share of the net revenues from the Shoshone powerplant, and for other purposes – July 14, 195468 Stat. 471
  Pub. Law 83-490
    H.R. 5620
  An Act to remove clouds on the titles of certain lands in Colorado – July 14, 195468 Stat. 473
  Pub. Law 83-491
    H.R. 7913
  An Act to convey by quitclaim deed certain land to the State of Texas – July 14, 195468 Stat. 473
  Pub. Law 83-492
    H.R. 9232
  An Act to amend the Federal Property and Administrative Services Act of 1949, as amended, to extend until June 30, 1955, the period during which disposals of surplus property may be made by negotiation – July 14, 195468 Stat. 474
  Pub. Law 83-493
    H.R. 9340
  An Act to provide for the conveyance of the federally owned lands which are situated within Camp Blanding Military Reservation, Fla., to the Armory Board, State of Florida, in order to consolidate ownership and perpetuate the availability of Camp Blanding for military training and use – July 14, 195468 Stat. 474
  Pub. Law 83-494
    H.R. 6412
  An Act to preserve the eligibility of certain veterans to dental outpatient care and dental appliances – July 15, 195468 Stat. 477
  Pub. Law 83-495
    S. 1999
  An Act to provide for the recovery, care, and disposition of the remains of members of the uniformed services and certain other personnel, and for other purposes – July 15, 195468 Stat. 478
  Pub. Law 83-496
    S. 2370
  An Act to authorize the sale of certain vessels to Brazil for use in the coastwise trade of Brazil – July 15, 195468 Stat. 481
  Pub. Law 83-497
    S. 2728
  An Act to authorize the collection of indebtedness of military and civilian personnel resulting from erroneous payments, and for other purposes – July 15, 195468 Stat. 482
  Pub. Law 83-498
    H.R. 2683
  An Act to amend section 12 of the Alaska Public Weeks Act, approved August 24, 1949 (63 Stat. 629) – July 15, 195468 Stat. 483
  Pub. Law 83-499
    H.R. 222
  An Act to suspend for two years the duty on crude bauxite and on certain calcined bauxite and to remit the duty on certain bells to be imported for addition to the carillon of The Citadel, Charleston, South Carolina – July 15, 195468 Stat. 483
  Pub. Law 83-500
    H.R. 8538
  An Act to provide for the revocation or denial of merchant marine documents to persons involved in certain narcotics violations – July 15, 195468 Stat. 484
  Pub. Law 83-501
    H.R. 9008
  An Act to provide for the deposit of savings of enlisted members of the Army, Navy, Air Force, and Marine Corps, and for other purposes – July 15, 195468 Stat. 485
  Pub. Law 83-502
    H.R. 9561
  An Act to correct typographical errors in Public Law 368, 83rd Congress – July 16, 195468 Stat. 485
  Pub. Law 83-503
    S.J. Res. 165
  Joint resolution to provide for construction by the Secretary of the Interior of the Glendo unit, Wyoming, Missouri River Basin project – July 16, 195468 Stat. 486
  Pub. Law 83-504
    H.J. Res. 459
  Joint resolution to designate the lake to be formed by the completion of the Texarkana Dam and Reservoir on Sulphur River, about nine miles southwest from Texarkana,Texas, as Lake Texarkana – July 16, 195468 Stat. 487
  Pub. Law 83-505
    H.R. 4496
  An Act to authorize and direct the conveyance of certain lands to the Board of Education of Prince Georges County, Upper Marlboro, Md., so as to permit the construction of public educational facilities urgently required as a result of increased defense and other essential Federal activities in the District of Columbia and its environs – July 16, 195468 Stat. 487
  Pub. Law 83-506
    S. 3539
  An Act to further amend title II of the Career Compensation Act of 1949, as amended, to provide for the computation of reenlistment bonuses for members of the uniformed services – July 16, 195468 Stat. 488
  Pub. Law 83-507
    S. 1796
  An Act to incorporate the Board for Fundamental Education – July 19, 195468 Stat. 489
  Pub. Law 83-508
    S. 2468
  An Act authorize the President to appoint to the grade of general in the Army of the United States those officers who, in grade of lieutenant general, during World War II commanded the Army Ground Forces, commanded an Army, commanded Army forces which included a field army and supporting units, or commanded United States forces in China and served as chief of staff to Generalissimo Chiang Kai-shek in the China Theater of Operations, and for other purposes – July 19, 195468 Stat. 492
  Pub. Law 83-509
    H.R. 6422
  An Act to authorize the Secretary of the Army to convey to the Government's grantors certain lands erroneously conveyed by them to the United States – July 19, 195468 Stat. 493
  Pub. Law 83-510
    H.R. 7132
  An Act to exempt from taxation certain property of the Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States in the District of Columbia. – July 19, 195468 Stat. 493
  Pub. Law 83-511
    H.R. 8973
  An Act to amend paragraph 31 of section 7 of the act entitled ""An Act making appropriations to provide for the government of the District of Columbia for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1903, and for other purposes,"" approved July 1, 1902, as amended – July 19, 195468 Stat. 493
  Pub. Law 83-512
    H.R. 8692
  An Act to permit the payment of certain trust accounts to the beneficiary on the death of the trustee by savings and loan, and similar associations in the District of Columbia – July 19, 195468 Stat. 494
  Pub. Law 83-513
    H.R. 8974
  An Act to permit investment of funds of insurance companies organized within the District of Columbia in obligations of the International Bank for Reconstruction and Development – July 19, 195468 Stat. 494
  Pub. Law 83-514
    H.R. 9143
  An Act to repeal the provisions of section 16 of the Federal Reserve Act which prohibits a Federal Reserve bank from paying out notes of another Federal Reserve bank – July 19, 195468 Stat. 495
  Pub. Law 83-515
    S. 1303
  An Act to provide for the expeditious naturalization of former citizens of the United States who have lost United States citizenship by voting in a political election or plebiscite held in occupied Japan – July 20, 195468 Stat. 495
  Pub. Law 83-516
    S. 3605
  An Act to abolish the offices of Assistant Treasurer and Assistant Register of the Treasury and to provide for an Under Secretary for Monetary Affairs and an additional Assistant Secretary in the Treasury Department – July 22, 195468 Stat. 496
  Pub. Law 83-517
    S. 3378
  An Act to revise the Organic Act of the Virgin Islands of the United States – July 22, 195468 Stat. 497
  Pub. Law 83-518
    H.R. 7125
  An Act to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act with respect to residues of pesticide chemicals in or on raw agricultural commodities – July 22, 195468 Stat. 511
  Pub. Law 83-519
    H.R. 6342
  An Act to amend the Public Buildings Act of 10,49 to authorize the Administrator of General Services to acquire title to rear property and to provide for the construction Of certain public buildings there on by executing purchase contracts to extend tile authorize – July 22, 195468 Stat. 518
  Pub. Law 83-520
    S. 3480
  An Act to amend section 24 of the Federal Reserve Act, as amended – July 22, 195468 Stat. 525
  Pub. Law 83-521
    S. 1276
  An Act to amend the Bankhead Jones Farm Tenant Act, as amended, so as to provide for a variable interest rate, second mortgage security for loans under title I, and for other purposes – July 22, 195468 Stat. 525
  Pub. Law 83-522
    H.R. 7468
  An Act to amend certain provisions of part II of the Interstate Commerce Act so as to authorize regulation, for purposes of safety and protection of the public, of certain motor-carrier transportation between points in foreign countries, insofar as such transportation takes place within the United States – July 22, 195468 Stat. 526
  Pub. Law 83-523
    H.R. 8247
  An Act to provide for the restoration and maintenance of the United States ship Constitution, and to authorize the disposition of the United States ship Constellation, United States ship Hartford, United States ship Olympia, and United States ship Oregon and for other purposes – July 23, 195468 Stat. 527
  Pub. Law 83-524
    S. 2987
  An Act to provide for the transfer of hay and pasture seeds from the Commodity Credit Corporation to Federal land administering agencies – July 26, 195468 Stat. 529
  Pub. Law 83-525
    H.R. 6263
  An Act to authorize the Secretary of Agriculture to convey certain lands in Alaska to the Rotary Club of Ketchikan, Alaska – July 26, 195468 Stat. 529
  Pub. Law 83-526
    H.R. 6975
  An Act authorizing the Secretary of Interior to convey certain lands to the Siskiyou Joint Union High School District, Siskiyou County, Calif. – July 26, 195468 Stat. 530
  Pub. Law 83-527
    H.R. 8713
  An Act to amend section 1 (d) of the Helium Act (50 U. S. C. sec. 161 (d) ), and to repeal section 3 (13) of the act entitled ""An Act to amend or repeal certain Government property laws, and for other purposes,"" approved October 13, 1951 (65 Stat. 701) – July 26, 195468 Stat. 530
  Pub. Law 83-528
    H.R. 9005
  An Act to continue the effectiveness of the act of July 17, 1953 (67 Stat. 177) – July 26, 195468 Stat. 531
  Pub. Law 83-529
    H.R. 9006
  An Act to authorize the Secretary of the Army to donate twenty-eight paintings to the Australian War Memorial – July 26, 195468 Stat. 531
  Pub. Law 83-530
    H.R. 7601
  An Act to provide for a White House Conference on Education – July 26, 195468 Stat. 532
  Pub. Law 83-531
    H.R. 9040
  An Act to authorize cooperative research in education – July 26, 195468 Stat. 533
  Pub. Law 83-532
    H.R. 7434
  An Act to establish a National Advisory Committee on Education – July 26, 195468 Stat. 533
  Pub. Law 83-533
    H.R. 7466
  An Act to authorize the Secretary of the Interior to execute an amendatory repayment contract with the Pine River Irrigation District, Colo., and for other purposes. – July 27, 195468 Stat. 534
  Pub. Law 83-534
    H.R. 9242
  An Act to authorize certain construction at military and naval installations and for the Alaska Communications System, and for other purposes – July 27, 195468 Stat. 535
  Pub. Law 83-535
    S. 2583
  An Act to indemnify against loss all persons whose swine were destroyed in July 1952 as a result of having been infected with or exposed to the contagious disease, vesicular exanthema – July 27, 195468 Stat. 563
  Pub. Law 83-536
    S. 2786
  An Act granting the consent and approval of Congress to the Southeastern Interstate Forest Fire Protection Compact – July 27, 195468 Stat. 563
  Pub. Law 83-537
    S. 3197
  An Act to authorize the acceptance of conditional gifts to further the defense effort – July 27, 195468 Stat. 566
  Pub. Law 83-538
    H.R. 1067
  An Act to authorize the Supreme Court of the United States to make and publish rules for procedure on review of decisions of the Tax Court of the United States – July 27, 195468 Stat. 567
  Pub. Law 83-539
    H.R. 2846
  An Act authorizing the President to exercise certain powers conferred upon him by the Hawaiian Organic Act in respect of certain property ceded to the United States by the Republic of Hawaii, notwithstanding the acts of August 5, 1939, and June 16, 1949, or other – July 27, 195468 Stat. 567
  Pub. Law 83-540
    H.R. 4854
  An Act to authorize the Secretary of the Interior to construct, operate, and maintain the irrigation works comprising the Foster Creek division of the Chief Joseph Dam project, Washington – July 27, 195468 Stat. 568
  Pub. Law 83-541
    H.R. 4928
  An Act to authorize the Secretary of Agriculture to convey a certain parcel of land to the city of Clifton, N. J. – July 27, 195468 Stat. 569
  Pub. Law 83-542
    H.R. 6882
  An Act to amend the act of September 27, 1950, relating to construction of the Vermejo reclamation project – July 27, 195468 Stat. 570
  Pub. Law 83-543
    H.R. 8549
  An Act granting the consent of Congress to the Breaks Interstate Park Compact – July 27, 195468 Stat. 571
  Pub. Law 83-544
    H.R. 7664
  An Act to provide for the development of the Priest Rapids site on the Columbia River, Wash., under a license issued pursuant to the Federal Power Act – July 27, 195468 Stat. 573
  Pub. Law 83-545
    S. 2367
  An Act to amend the act of June 29, 1935 (the Bankhead Jones Act), as amended, to strengthen the conduct of research of the Department of Agriculture – July 28, 195468 Stat. 574
  Pub. Law 83-546
    H.R. 8983
  An Act to provide for the conveyance of certain lands by the United States to the city of Muskogee, Okla. – July 28, 195468 Stat. 575
  Pub. Law 83-547
    H.R. 5731
  An Act authorize the Secretary of the Interior to construct facilities to provide water for irrigation, municipal, domestic, military, and other uses from the Santa Margarita River, California, and for other purposes – July 28, 195468 Stat. 575
  Pub. Law 83-548
    H.R. 8571
  An Act to authorize the construction of naval vessels, and for other purposes – July 29, 195468 Stat. 578
  Pub. Law 83-549
    H.R. 6725
  An Act to reenaet the authority for the appointment of certain officers of the Regular Navy and Marine Corps – July 29, 195468 Stat. 579
  Pub. Law 83-550
    S. 3561
  An Act authorizing the Administrator of Veterans Affairs to convey certain property to the Armory Board, State of Utah – July 29, 195468 Stat. 579
  Pub. Law 83-551
    H.R. 8026
  An Act to provide for transfer of title to movable property to irrigation districts or water users organizations under the Federal reclamation laws – July 22, 195468 Stat. 580
  Pub. Law 83-552
    H.R. 130
  An Act to amend the act approved June 27, 1947 (61 Stat. 189) – July 29, 195468 Stat. 580
  Pub. Law 83-553
    H.J. Res. 534
  Joint resolution to authorize the Secretary of Commerce to sell certain war-built passenger-cargo vessels, and for other purposes – July 29, 195468 Stat. 582
  Pub. Law 83-554
    S. 1381
  An Act to amend the Agricultural Act of 1949 – July 29, 195468 Stat. 583
  Pub. Law 83-555
    S. 2380
  An Act to amend the Mineral Leasing Act of February 25, 1920, as amended – July 29, 195468 Stat. 583
  Pub. Law 83-556
    S. 3630
  An Act to permit the city of Philadelphia to further develop the Hog Island tract as an air, rail, and marine terminal by directing the Secretary of Commerce to release the city of Philadelphia from the fulfillment of certain conditions contained in the existing deed which restrict further development – July 29, 195468 Stat. 585
  Pub. Law 83-557
    S. 2766
  An Act to amend section 7 (d) of the Internal Security Act of 1950, as amended – July 29, 195468 Stat. 586
  Pub. Law 83-558
    S.J. Res. 96
  Joint resolution to strengthen the foreign relations of the United States by establishing a Commission on Governmental Use of International Telecommunications – July 29, 195468 Stat. 587
  Pub. Law 83-559
    S. 252
  An Act to permit all civil actions against the United States for recovery of taxes erroneously or illegally assessed or collected to be brought in the district courts with right of trial by jury – July 30, 195468 Stat. 589
  Pub. Law 83-560
    H.R. 7839
  An Act to aid in the provision and improvement of housing, the elimination and prevention of slums, and the conservation and development of urban communities – Aug. 2, 195468 Stat. 590
  Pub. Law 83-561
    S. 2381
  An Act to amend section 27 of the Mineral Leasing Act of February 25, 1920, as amended, in order to promote the development of oil and gas on the public domain – Aug. 2, 195468 Stat. 648
  Pub. Law 83-562
    S. 3466
  An Act to provide for two additional Assistant Secretaries of the Army, Navy, and Air Force, respectively – Aug. 3, 195468 Stat. 649
  Pub. Law 83-563
    S. 3518
  An Act to amend the laws relating to fees charged for services rendered by the office of the Recorder of Deeds for the District of Columbia and the laws relating to appointment of personnel in such office, and for other purposes – Aug. 3, 195468 Stat. 650
  Pub. Law 83-564
    H.R. 7128
  An Act to amend the act entitled ""An Act to provide an immediate revision and equalization of real-estate values in the District of Columbia also to provide an assessment of real estate in said District in the year 1896 and every third year thereafter, and for other purposes"", approved August 14, 1894, as amended. – Aug. 3, 195468 Stat. 651
  Pub. Law 83-565
    S. 2759
  An Act to amend the Vocational Rehabilitation Act so as to promote and assist in the extension and improvement of vocational rehabilitation services, provide for a more effective use of available Federal funds, and otherwise improve the provisions of that Act, and for other purposes – Aug. 3, 195468 Stat. 652
  Pub. Law 83-566
    H.R. 6788
  An Act to authorize the Secretary of Agriculture to cooperate with States and local agencies in the planning and carrying out of works of improvement for soil conservation, and for other purposes – Aug. 4, 195468 Stat. 666
  Pub. Law 83-567
    H.R. 5173
  An Act to provide that the excess of collections from the Federal unemployment tax over unemployment compensation administrative expenses shall be used to establish and maintain a $200 million reserve in the Federal unemployment account which will be available for advances to the States, to provide that the remainder of such excess shall be returned to the States, and for other purposes – Aug. 5, 195468 Stat. 668
  Pub. Law 83-568
    H.R. 303
  An Act to the maintenance and operation of hospital and health facilities for Indians to the Public Health Service, and for other purposes – Aug. 5, 195468 Stat. 674
  Pub. Law 83-569
    S. 2371
  An Act to extend emergency foreign merchant vessel acquisition and operating authority of Public Law 101, 77th Congress, and for other purposes – Aug. 9, 195468 Stat. 675
  Pub. Law 83-570
    S. 3589
  An Act to provide for the independent management of the Export-Import Bank of Washington under a Board of Directors, to provide for the representation of the Bank on the National Advisory Council on International Monetary and Financial Problems and to increase the Bank's lending authority – Aug. 9, 195468 Stat. 677
  Pub. Law 83-571
    H.R. 6080
  An Act to authorize the appropriation of funds for the construction of certain highway-railroad grade separations in the District of Columbia, and for other purposes – Aug. 9, 195468 Stat. 678
  Pub. Law 83-572
    S. 1244
  An Act relating to the renewal of star-route and screen vehicle service contracts – Aug. 10, 195468 Stat. 679
  Pub. Law 83-573
    S. 2864
  An Act to approve an amendatory repayment contract negotiated with the North Unit irrigation district, to authorize construction of Haystack Reservoir on the Deschutes Federal reclamation project, and for other purposes – Aug. 10, 195468 Stat. 679
  Pub. Law 83-574
    S. 2408
  An Act to amend the Merchant Marine Act, 1936, to provide a national defense reserve of tankers and to promote the construction of new tankers, and for other purposes – Aug. 10, 195468 Stat. 680
  Pub. Law 83-575
    S. 3458
  An Act to authorize the long-term time chartering of tankers and the construction of tankers by the Secretary of the Navy, and for other purposes – Aug. 10, 195468 Stat. 681
  Pub. Law 83-576
    S. 3683
  An Act to amend the District of Columbia Credit Unions Act – Aug. 10, 195468 Stat. 682
  Pub. Law 83-577
    S. 2846
  An Act to amend certain provisions of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, the Trust Indenture Act of 1939, and the Investment Company Act of 1940 – Aug. 10, 195468 Stat. 683
  Pub. Law 83-578
    S. 3699
  An Act granting the consent of Congress to a compact entered into by the States of Louisiana and Texas and relating to the waters of the Sabine River – Aug. 10, 195468 Stat. 690
  Pub. Law 83-579
    S. 3713
  An Act to give effect to the International Convention for the High Seas Fisheries of the North Pacific Ocean, signed at Tokyo, May 9, 1952, and for other purposes – Aug. 12, 195468 Stat. 698
  Pub. Law 83-580
    S.J. Res. 67
  Joint resolution to repeal certain World War II laws relating to return of fishing vessels, and for other purposes – Aug. 13, 195468 Stat. 701
  Pub. Law 83-581
    S.J. Res. 149
  Joint resolution designating the month of September 1955 as John Marshall Bicentennial Month, and creating a commission to supervise and direct the observance of such month – Aug. 13, 195468 Stat. 702
  Pub. Law 83-582
    S. 2027
  An Act authorizing the Secretary of the Interior to issue quitclaim deeds to the States for certain lands – Aug. 13, 195468 Stat. 703
  Pub. Law 83-583
    S. 2204
  An Act to provide that United States commissioners who are required to devote full time to the duties of the office may be allowed their necessary office expenses – Aug. 13, 195468 Stat. 703
  Pub. Law 83-584
    S. 2453
  An Act to amend the Communications Act of 1934, as amended, with respect to implementing the International Convention for the Safety of Life at Sea relating to radio equipment and radio operators on board ship – Aug. 13, 195468 Stat. 704
  Pub. Law 83-585
    S. 3344
  An Act to amend the mineral leasing laws to provide for multiple mineral development of the same tracts of the public lands, and for other purposes – Aug. 13, 195468 Stat. 708
  Pub. Law 83-586
    S. 3697
  An Act to amend the act of April 6, 1937, as amended to include cooperation with the Governments of Canada or Mexico or local Canadian or Mexican authorities for the control of incipient or emergency outbreaks of insect pests or plant diseases – Aug. 13, 195468 Stat. 717
  Pub. Law 83-587
    S. 2745
  An Act to provide for the termination of Federal supervision over the property of the Klamath Tribe of Indians located in the State of Oregon and the individual members thereof, and for other purposes – Aug. 13, 195468 Stat. 718
  Pub. Law 83-588
    S. 2746
  An Act to provide for the termination of Federal supervision over the property of the Klamath Tribe of Indians located in the State of Oregon and the individual members thereof, and for other purposes – Aug. 13, 195468 Stat. 724
  Pub. Law 83-589
    H.R. 2098
  An Act to provide for the compensation of certain persons whose lands have been flooded and damaged by reason of fluctuations in the water level of the Lake of the Woods – Aug. 13, 195468 Stat. 728
  Pub. Law 83-590
    S. 3464
  An Act to amend the Communications Act of 1934 in order to make certain provision for the carrying out of the Agreement for the Promotion of Safety on the Great Lakes by Means of Radio – Aug. 13, 195468 Stat. 729
  Pub. Law 83-591
    H.R. 8300
  An Act to revise the internal revenue laws of the United States – Aug. 16, 195468 Stat. 730
  Pub. Law 83-592
    H.R. 9077
  An Act to amend section 405 of the District of Columbia Law Enforcement Act of 1953, to make available to the judges of such District the psychiatric and psychological services provided for in such section – Aug. 16, 195468 Stat. 730
  Pub. Law 83-593
    S. 2389
  An Act to amend the act of December 3, 1942 – Aug. 16, 195468 Stat. 730
  Pub. Law 83-594
    S. 3506
  An Act to repeal the act approved September 25, 1914, and to amend the act approved June 12, 1934, both relating to alley dwellings in the District of Columbia – Aug. 16, 195468 Stat. 730
  Pub. Law 83-595
    H.R. 2763
  An Act to amend the Tariff Act of 1930 so as to modify the duty on the importation of wood dowels, and for other purposes – Aug. 16, 195468 Stat. 731
  Pub. Law 83-596
    S. 1585
  An Act to amend the District of Columbia Traffic Act, 1925, as amended – Aug. 16, 195468 Stat. 732
  Pub. Law 83-597
    S. 3137
  An Act to make the provisions of the act of August 28, 1937, relating to the conservation of water resources in the arid and semiarid areas of the United States, applicable to the entire United States, and to increase and revise the limitation on aid available under the provisions of the said Act, and for other purposes – Aug. 17, 195468 Stat. 734
  Pub. Law 83-598
    S. 3681
  An Act to authorize the Civil Service Commission to make available group life insurance for civilian officers and employees in the Federal service, and for other purposes – Aug. 17, 195468 Stat. 736
  Pub. Law 83-599
    H.J. Res. 560
  Joint resolution to authorize the Commissioners of the District of Columbia to promulgate special regulations for the period of The American Legion National Convention of 1954, to authorize the granting of certain permits to The American Legion 1954 Convention Corporation on the occasion of such convention, and for other purposes – Aug. 18, 195468 Stat. 743
  Pub. Law 83-600
    S. 16
  An Act to amend the immunity provision relating to testimony given by witnesses before either House of Congress or their committees – Aug. 20, 195468 Stat. 745
  Pub. Law 83-601
    S.J. Res. 140
  Joint resolution to establish a commission for the celebration of the two hundredth anniversary of the birth of Alexander Hamilton – Aug. 20, 195468 Stat. 746
  Pub. Law 83-602
    H.R. 7486
  An Act to amend section 1071 of title 18, United States Code, relating to the concealing of persons from arrest, so as to increase the penalties therein provided – Aug. 20, 195468 Stat. 747
  Pub. Law 83-603
    H.R. 8658
  An Act to amend title 18, United States Code, to provide for the punishment of persons who jump bail – Aug. 20, 195468 Stat. 747
  Pub. Law 83-604
    H.J. Res. 561
  Joint resolution to authorize the quartering in public buildings in the District of Columbia of troops participating in activities related to The American Legion National Convention of 1954 – Aug. 20, 195468 Stat. 748
  Pub. Law 83-605
    H.R. 8034
  An Act for the incorporation of the Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War – Aug. 20, 195468 Stat. 748
  Pub. Law 83-606
    H.R. 8384
  An Act to authorize the Secretary of the Interior to construct, operate, and maintain the Talent division of the Rouge River Basin reclamation protect, Oregon – Aug. 20, 195468 Stat. 752
  Pub. Law 83-607
    H.R. 8921
  An Act to establish the rate of compensation for the position of the General Counsel of the Department of Commerce – Aug. 20, 195468 Stat. 753
  Pub. Law 83-608
    S. 3546
  An Act to provide an immediate program for the modernization and improvement of such merchant-type vessels in the reserve fleet as are necessary for national defense – Aug. 20, 195468 Stat. 754
  Pub. Law 83-609
    S. 3655
  An Act to provide that the Metropolitan Police Force shall keep arrest books which are open to public inspection – Aug. 20, 195468 Stat. 755
  Pub. Law 83-610
    H.R. 9888
  An Act to amend the laws granting education and training benefits to certain veterans to extend the period during which such benefits may be offered – Aug. 20, 195468 Stat. 755
  Pub. Law 83-611
    H.R. 8152
  An Act to extend to June 30, 1955, the direct home and farmhouse loan authority of the Administrator of Veterans Affairs under title III of the Servicemen’s Readjustment Act of 1944, as amended, to make additional funds available therefore, and for other purposes – Aug. 21, 195468 Stat. 756
  Pub. Law 83-612
    H.R. 8520
  An Act to provide for the inclusion of the Ainsworth, Lavaca Flats, Mirage Flats Extension, and O'Neill irrigation developments in the Missouri River Basin project – Aug. 21, 195468 Stat. 757
  Pub. Law 83-613
    H.R. 8180
  An Act to increase the amount of Federal aid to State or Territorial homes for the support of disabled soldiers, sailors, and airmen of the United States – Aug. 21, 195468 Stat. 757
  Pub. Law 83-614
    H.R. 9000
  An Act to integrate the Judge Advocates promotion list with that of the Army to restore lost seniority and grade, and for other purposes – Aug. 21, 195468 Stat. 758
  Pub. Law 83-615
    H.R. 9390
  An Act to extend certain civilian-internee and prisoner-of-war benefits under the War Claims Act of 1948, as amended, to civilian internees and American prisoners of war captured and held during the hostilities in Korea – Aug. 21, 195468 Stat. 759
  Pub. Law 83-616
    H.R. 9889
  An Act to authorize the Secretary of the Interior to execute an amendatory contract with American Falls Reservoir District No. 2, Idaho, and for other purposes – Aug. 21, 195468 Stat. 762
  Pub. Law 83-617
    H.R. 9406
  An Act to provide for the conveyance of certain real property to the town of Beaufort, N. C. – Aug. 21, 195468 Stat. 763
  Pub. Law 83-618
    H.R. 2224
  An Act to amend the Army-Navy Medical Services Corps Act of 1947 (61 Stat. 734), as amended, so as to authorize the appointment of a Chief of the Medical Service Corps of the Navy, and for other purposes – Aug. 23, 195468 Stat. 763
  Pub. Law 83-619
    H.R. 6280
  An Act to extend temporarily the rights of priority of nationals of Japan and certain nationals of Germany with respect to applications for patents – Aug. 23, 195468 Stat. 764
  Pub. Law 83-620
    H.R. 6885
  An Act to amend section 1 of Joint Resolution 12 enacted by the 25th Legislature of the Territory of Hawaii, in the regular session of 1949 and approved by the 81st Congress of the United States of America at the 2nd session (Public Law 746, chapter 833) – Aug. 23, 195468 Stat. 764
  Pub. Law 83-621
    H.R. 7334
  An Act to authorize certain property transactions in Cocoli, Canal Zone, and for other purposes – Aug. 23, 195468 Stat. 765
  Pub. Law 83-622
    H.R. 8570
  An Act to authorize the Secretary of the Navy to dispose of certain uncompleted naval vessels, and for other purposes – Aug. 23, 195468 Stat. 765
  Pub. Law 83-623
    S. 3028
  An Act to require the Postmaster General to reimburse postmasters of discontinued post offices for equipment owned by the postmaster – Aug. 23, 195468 Stat. 766
  Pub. Law 83-624
    H.J. Res. 359
  Joint resolution designating the period from October 11 to October 16, inclusive, 1954, as National Nurse Week – Aug. 23, 195468 Stat. 766
  Pub. Law 83-625
    S. 546
  An Act to authorize payment for losses sustained by owners of wells in the vicinity of Cold Brook Dam by reason of the lowering of the level of water in such wells as a result of the construction of Cold Brook Darn – Aug. 23, 195468 Stat. 767
  Pub. Law 83-626
    S. 2420
  An Act to amend section 32 of the Trading With the Enemy Act, as amended – Aug. 23, 195468 Stat. 767
  Pub. Law 83-627
    S. 2744
  An Act to provide for the termination of Federal supervision over the property of the Alabama and Coushatta Tribes of Indians of Texas, and the individual members thereof, and for other purposes – Aug. 23, 195468 Stat. 768
  Pub. Law 83-628
    H.J. Res. 356
  Joint resolution Authorizing the erection of a memorial gift from the people of the Netherlands. – Aug. 23, 195468 Stat. 769
  Pub. Law 83-629
    S. 3379
  An Act to amend section 4 of the Flammable Fabrics Act, with respect to standards of flammability in the case of certain textiles – Aug. 23, 195468 Stat. 770
  Pub. Law 83-630
    S. 3487
  An Act to authorize the Central Bank for Cooperatives and the regional banks for cooperatives to issue consolidated debentures, and for other purposes – Aug. 23, 195468 Stat. 770
  Pub. Law 83-631
    S. 3816
  An Act to authorize the replacement of certain Government owned utility facilities at Glacier National Park, Mont., and Grand Canyon National Park, Ariz – Aug. 23, 195468 Stat. 771
  Pub. Law 83-632
    H.R. 1974
  An Act to amend the third paragraph of section 4, chapter 1, title I, of the act entitled ""An Act making further provision for a civil government for Alaska, and for other purposes,"" approved June 6, 1900 (31 Stat.322; 48 U. S. C., sec. 101), as amended – Aug. 23, 195468 Stat. 772
  Pub. Law 83-633
    H.R. 1976
  An Act to amend title 28, United States Code, to permit the registration of judgments in or from the District Court for the Territory of Alaska – Aug. 23, 195468 Stat. 772
  Pub. Law 83-634
    H.R. 2843
  An Act to authorize the Secretary of the Interior to investigate and report to the Congress on the conservation, development, and utilization of the irrigation and reclamation resources of the Waimanalo, Oahu; Waimea, Island of Hawaii; and Molokai projects. Territory of Hawaii. – Aug. 23, 195468 Stat. 773
  Pub. Law 83-635
    H.R. 4881
  An Act to amend the Canal Zone Code in reference to the survival of things inaction – Aug. 23, 195468 Stat. 773
  Pub. Law 83-636
    S. 1184
  An Act to authorize relief of authorized certifying officers from exceptions taken to payments pertaining to terminated war agencies in liquidation by the Department of State – Aug. 23, 195468 Stat. 774
  Pub. Law 83-637
    S. 3706
  An Act to outlaw the Communist Party, to prohibit members of Communist organizations from serving in certain representative capacities, and for other purposes – Aug. 24, 195468 Stat. 775
  Pub. Law 83-638
    H.R. 5314
  An Act to extend the coverage of the Servicemen’s Indemnity Act to members of the Reserve Officers Training Corps when ordered to active training duty for periods in excess of 14 days – Aug. 24, 195468 Stat. 780
  Pub. Law 83-639
    H.R. 5832
  An Act to authorize the Commissioner of Public Lands of the Territory of Hawaii to sell public lands to certain lessees, permittees, and others – Aug. 24, 195468 Stat. 781
  Pub. Law 83-640
    H.R. 5997
  An Act to enable the Legislature of the Territory of Hawaii to authorize the issuance of general obligation bonds, the proceeds thereof to be used for veterans mortgages – Aug. 24, 195468 Stat. 782
  Pub. Law 83-641
    H.R. 6113
  An Act to amend title 18 of the United States Code, so as to increase the penalties applicable to the smuggling of goods into the United States – Aug. 24, 195468 Stat. 782
  Pub. Law 83-642
    H.R. 6393
  An Act granting the consent and approval of Congress to an interstate forest fire protection compact – Aug. 24, 195468 Stat. 783
  Pub. Law 83-643
    H.R. 6886
  An Act to ratify and confirm sections 5 and 6 of Act 254 and Act 280 of the Session Laws of Hawaii 1953 and to authorize the issuance of certain public improvement bonds by the Territory of Hawaii – Aug. 24, 195468 Stat. 785
  Pub. Law 83-644
    H.R. 7131
  An Act to repeal a limitation on pay of certain officers of the Navy – Aug. 24, 195468 Stat. 786
  Pub. Law 83-645
    H.R. 7398
  An Act to repeal the requirement of section 3921 of the Revised Statutes that postmasters report to the Postmaster General failure to cancel postage stamps – Aug. 24, 195468 Stat. 786
  Pub. Law 83-646
    H.R. 7399
  An Act to authorize the sale of postage due stamps for philatelic purposes – Aug. 24, 195468 Stat. 787
  Pub. Law 83-647
    H.R. 7517
  An Act to enable the Legislature of the Territory of Hawaii to authorize the City and County of Honolulu, a municipal corporation, to issue public improvement bonds – Aug. 24, 195468 Stat. 787
  Pub. Law 83-648
    H.R. 7568
  An Act to authorize and direct the Farm Loan Board of Hawaii to convey certain land and to ratify and confirm certain acts of said Farm Loan Board – Aug. 24, 195468 Stat. 787
  Pub. Law 83-649
    H.R. 7518
  An Act to enable the Legislature of the Territory of Hawaii to authorize the city and county of Honolulu, a municipal corporation, to issue public improvement bonds – Aug. 24, 195468 Stat. 788
  Pub. Law 83-650
    H.R. 8041
  An Act to provide benefits under the laws administered by the Veterans Administration based upon service in the Women’s Army Auxiliary Corps under certain conditions – Aug. 24, 195468 Stat. 789
  Pub. Law 83-651
    H.R. 8006
  An Act to authorize the Secretary of the Interior to issue patents for certain lands in Wisconsin bordering upon inland lakes or rivers – Aug. 24, 195468 Stat. 789
  Pub. Law 83-652
    H.R. 8038
  An Act to authorize the conveyance to the Hot Springs School District and to Garland County, Ark., for school and for other public purposes, of certain land originally donated to the United States and situated in Hot Springs National Park, Ark., and for other purposes – Aug. 24, 195468 Stat. 790
  Pub. Law 83-653
    H.R. 8365
  An Act to confirm the authority of the Secretary of the Interior to issue patents in fee to allotments of lands of the Mission Indians in the State of California prior to the expiration of the trust period specified in the act of January 12, 1891, as amended – Aug. 24, 195468 Stat. 791
  Pub. Law 83-654
    H.R. 8821
  An Act to authorize the exchange of lands acquired by the United States for the Catoctin recreational demonstration area, Frederick County, Md., for the purpose of consolidating Federal holdings therein – Aug. 24, 195468 Stat. 791
  Pub. Law 83-655
    H.R. 8385
  An Act to amend section 2382 of the Revised Statutes, in order to make the size of townlots conform in size to local standards – Aug. 24, 195468 Stat. 792
  Pub. Law 83-656
    H.R. 9236
  An Act to amend the Federal Credit Union Act, as amended – Aug. 24, 195468 Stat. 792
  Pub. Law 83-657
    H.R. 8897
  An Act to authorize and direct the Secretary of the Interior to transfer 40 acres of land in the Northern Cheyenne Indian Reservation, Mont., to School District No. 6, Rosebud County, Montana – Aug. 24, 195468 Stat. 793
  Pub. Law 83-658
    H.R. 9194
  An Act to provide for the conveyance of certain land owned by the Federal Government near Vicksburg, Miss., to Vicksburg, Miss – Aug. 24, 195468 Stat. 793
  Pub. Law 83-659
    H.R. 9582
  An Act to provide for the disposition of surplus personal property to the Territorial government of Alaska – Aug. 24, 195468 Stat. 794
  Pub. Law 83-660
    H.R. 9630
  An Act to authorize the Secretary of the Interior to execute an amendatory contract with the Black Canyon Irrigation District, Idaho, and for other purposes – Aug. 24, 195468 Stat. 794
  Pub. Law 83-661
    H.R. 9821
  An Act to amend titles 18 and 28 of the United States Code – Aug. 24, 195468 Stat. 795
  Pub. Law 83-662
    H.R. 9882
  An Act to incorporate the Foundation of the Federal Bar Association – Aug. 24, 195468 Stat. 795
  Pub. Law 83-663
    H.R. 9936
  An Act making supplemental appropriations for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1955, and for other purposes – Aug. 26, 195468 Stat. 800
  Pub. Law 83-664
    S. 3233
  An Act to amend the Merchant Marine Act, 1936, to provide permanent legislation for the transportation of a substantial portion of waterborne cargoes in United States flag vessels – Aug. 26, 195468 Stat. 832
  Pub. Law 83-665
    H.R. 9678
  An Act to promote the security and foreign policy of the United States by furnishing assistance to friendly nations, and for other purposes – Aug. 26, 195468 Stat. 832
  Pub. Law 83-666
    S. 3302
  An Act granting to the Las Vegas Valley water district, a public corporation organized under the laws of the State of Nevada, certain public lands of the United States in the State of Nevada – Aug. 27, 195468 Stat. 864
  Pub. Law 83-667
    S.J. Res. 183
  Joint resolution to extend greetings to the Gold Coast and Nigeria – Aug. 27, 195468 Stat. 865
  Pub. Law 83-668
    S. 3239
  An Act to authorize conveyance of land to the State of California for an inspection station – Aug. 27, 195468 Stat. 866
  Pub. Law 83-669
    S. 3393
  An Act authorizing the Administrator of Veterans Affairs to convey certain property to Milwaukee County, Wis. – Aug. 27, 195468 Stat. 866
  Pub. Law 83-670
    S. 3769
  An Act to amend section 709 of title 18, United States Code, so as to protect the name of the Federal Bureau of Investigation from commercial exploitation – Aug. 27, 195468 Stat. 867
  Pub. Law 83-671
    S. 3532
  An Act to provide for the partition and distribution of the assets of the Ute Indian Tribe of the Uintah and Ouray Reservation in Utah between the mixed-blood and full-blood members thereof, and for the termination of Federal supervision over the property o – Aug. 27, 195468 Stat. 868
  Pub. Law 83-672
    H.R. 1843
  An Act to increase the retired pay of certain members of the former Lighthouse Service – Aug. 27, 195468 Stat. 878
  Pub. Law 83-673
    H.R. 3419
  An Act to authorize a $50 per capita payment to members of the Red Lake Band of Chippewa Indians from the proceeds of the sale of timber and lumber on the Red Lake Reservation – Aug. 27, 195468 Stat. 878
  Pub. Law 83-674
    H.R. 4213
  An Act to authorize works for development and furnishing of water supplies for waterfowl management, Central Valley project, Calif., and for other purposes – Aug. 27, 195468 Stat. 879
  Pub. Law 83-675
    H.R. 4690
  An Act to provide for the erection of appropriate markers in national cemeteries to honor the memory of members of the Armed Forces missing in action – Aug. 27, 195468 Stat. 880
  Pub. Law 83-676
    H.R. 6223
  An Act to amend section 87 of the National Defense Act of June 3, 1916, as amended (32 U. S. C. 47), to relieve the States from accountability and pecuniary liability for property lost, damaged, or destroyed except in cases where it shall appear that the loss, damage, or destruction of the property was due to carelessness or negligence or could have been avoided by the exercise of reasonable care – Aug. 27, 195468 Stat. 880
  Pub. Law 83-677
    H.R. 6658
  An Act to provide for the conveyance of certain lands by the United States to the county of Cumberland, State of North Carolina, without remuneration – Aug. 27, 195468 Stat. 881
  Pub. Law 83-678
    H.R. 8155
  An Act to continue until the close of June 30, 1955, the suspension of duties and import taxes on metal scrap, and for other purposes – Aug. 27, 195468 Stat. 882
  Pub. Law 83-679
    H.R. 8634
  An Act to amend section 22 of the Organic Act of Guam – Aug. 27, 195468 Stat. 882
  Pub. Law 83-680
    H.R. 9584
  An Act to protect the rights of vessels of the United States on the high seas and in territorial waters of foreign countries – Aug. 27, 195468 Stat. 883
  Pub. Law 83-681
    H.R. 6127
  An Act to amend the act entitled ""An Act to create a Board for the Condemnation of Insanitary Buildings in the District of Columbia, and for other purposes,"" approved May 1, 1906, as amended, and for other purposes – Aug. 28, 195468 Stat. 884
  Pub. Law 83-682
    H.R. 1975
  An Act to amend section 2201 of title 28, United States Code, to extend the Federal Declaratory Judgments Act to the Territory of Alaska – Aug. 28, 195468 Stat. 890
  Pub. Law 83-683
    H.R. 4721
  An Act to provide that the excess-land provisions of the Federal reclamation laws shall not apply to lands in the Owl Creek unit of the Missouri Basin project – Aug. 28, 195468 Stat. 890
  Pub. Law 83-684
    H.R. 5718
  An Act to limit the period for collection by the United States of compensation received by officers and employees in violation of the dual compensation laws – Aug. 28, 195468 Stat. 890
  Pub. Law 83-685
    S. 1748
  An Act to incorporate the National Fund for Medical Education – Aug. 28, 195468 Stat. 891
  Pub. Law 83-686
    H.R. 6672
  An Act to provide for a temporary increase in the public debt limit – Aug. 28, 195468 Stat. 895
  Pub. Law 83-687
    H.R. 7813
  An Act authorizing the Secretary of the Interior to adjust or cancel certain charges on the Milk River project – Aug. 28, 195468 Stat. 895
  Pub. Law 83-688
    H.R. 7734
  An Act to amend section 47 of the National Defense Act concerning the requirement for bond covering certain property issued by the United States for use by Reserve Officers' Training Corps units maintained at educational institutions – Aug. 28, 195468 Stat. 896
  Pub. Law 83-689
    H.R. 8628
  An Act to amend the Tariff Act of 1930 to insure that crude silicon carbide imported into the United States will continue to be exempt from duty, and with respect to the duties applicable to certain prepared fish – Aug. 28, 195468 Stat. 896
  Pub. Law 83-690
    H.R. 9680
  An Act to provide for continued price support for agricultural products to augment the marketing and disposal of such products to provide for greater stability in the products of agriculture and for other purposes – Aug. 28, 195468 Stat. 897
  Pub. Law 83-691
    H.R. 8205
  An Act to authorize the conveyance by the Secretary of the Interior to Virginia Electric & Power Co. of a perpetual easement of right-of-way for electric transmission line purposes across lands of the Richmond National Battlefield Park, Va., such easement to be granted in exchange for, and in consideration of, the conveyance for park purposes of approximately six acres of land adjoining the Park – Aug. 28, 195468 Stat. 913
  Pub. Law 83-692
    H.R. 8859
  An Act to convey the reversionary interest of the United States in certain lands to the city of Pawnee, Okla. – Aug. 28, 195468 Stat. 913
  Pub. Law 83-693
    H.R. 8932
  An Act to reclassify dictaphones in the Tariff Act of 1930 – Aug. 28, 195468 Stat. 913
  Pub. Law 83-694
    H.R. 9248
  An Act to amend section 308 (5) of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended – Aug. 28, 195468 Stat. 914
  Pub. Law 83-695
    H.R. 9020
  An Act to provide increases in the monthly rates of compensation payable to certain veterans and their dependents – Aug. 28, 195468 Stat. 915
  Pub. Law 83-696
    H.R. 9302
  An Act to permit retired members of the uniformed services to revoke elections made under the Uniformed Services Contingency Option Act of 1953 in certain cases where the elections were made because of mathematical errors or misinformation – Aug. 28, 195468 Stat. 915
  Pub. Law 83-697
    H.R. 9790
  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. 28, 195468 Stat. 916
  Pub. Law 83-698
    H.R. 9962
  An Act to increase by 5 per centum the rates of pensions payable to veterans and their dependents. – Aug. 28, 195468 Stat. 916
  Pub. Law 83-699
    H.J. Res. 257
  Joint resolution authorizing the President to invite the States of the Union and foreign countries to participate in the First International Instrument Congress and Exposition to be held in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, from September 13 to September 25, 1954. – Aug. 28, 195468 Stat. 917
  Pub. Law 83-700
    H.J. Res. 585
  Joint resolution fixing the time of assembly of the Eighty-fourth Congress – Aug. 28, 195468 Stat. 917
  Pub. Law 83-701
    S. 22
  An Act to validate certain payments for accrued leave made to members of the Armed Forces who accepted discharges for the purpose of immediate reenlistment for an indefinite period – Aug. 28, 195468 Stat. 917
  Pub. Law 83-702
    S. 3873
  An Act to provide survivor benefits for widows of the Chief Justice and the Associate Justices of the Supreme Court of the United States. – Aug. 28, 195468 Stat. 918
  Pub. Law 83-703
    H.R. 9757
  An Act to amend the Atomic Energy Act of 1946, as amended, and for other purposes – Aug. 30, 195468 Stat. 919
  Pub. Law 83-704
    H.R. 1980
  An Act to authorize and direct the construction of bridges over the Potomac River, and for other purposes – Aug. 30, 195468 Stat. 961
  Pub. Law 83-705
    S.J. Res. 147
  Joint resolution to establish the Woodrow Wilson Centennial Celebration Commision, and for other purposes – Aug. 30, 195468 Stat. 964
  Pub. Law 83-706
    H.R. 6290
  An Act to discontinue certain reports now required by law – Aug. 30, 195468 Stat. 966
  Pub. Law 83-707
    S. 1042
  An Act to abolish the Commission for the Enlarging of the Capitol Grounds – Aug. 30, 195468 Stat. 969
  Pub. Law 83-708
    S. 3187
  An Act to authorize the United States of America to quitclaim all its right, title, and interest in and to certain lands in Arizona, except for mineral interests therein, and for other purposes – Aug. 30, 195468 Stat. 969
  Pub. Law 83-709
    S. 3189
  An Act providing for the conveyance by the United States to the Monterey County Flood Control and Water Conservation District, Monterey County, Calif., of certain lands in Camp Roberts Military Reservation, California, for use as a dam and reservoir site and for other purposes – Aug. 30, 195468 Stat. 972
  Pub. Law 83-710
    S. 3744
  An Act to change the name of Gavins Point Reservoir back of Gavins Point Dam to Lewis and Clark Lake – Aug. 30, 195468 Stat. 973
  Pub. Law 83-711
    S. 3595
  An Act to direct the Secretary of the Army to convey certain property located in El Paso, Tex., and described as part of Fort Bliss, to the State of Texas – Aug. 30, 195468 Stat. 974
  Pub. Law 83-712
    S. 3750
  An Act to direct the Secretary of the Air Force or his designee to convey certain property located in proximity to San Antonio, Bexar County, Texas, to the State of Texas – Aug. 30, 195468 Stat. 975
  Pub. Law 83-713
    S. 3822
  An Act to authorize the conveyance to the State of Texas of approximately 9 acres of land in Houston, Tex., to be used for National Guard purposes – Aug. 30, 195468 Stat. 977
  Pub. Law 83-714
    H.R. 2012
  An Act to authorize the sale of certain public lands in Alaska to the Alaska Council of Boy Scouts of America for a camp site and other public purposes – Aug. 30, 195468 Stat. 978
  Pub. Law 83-715
    H.R. 4118
  An Act to authorize the preparation of rolls of persons of Indian blood whose ancestors were members of certain tribes or bands in the State of Oregon, and to provide for per capita distribution of funds arising from certain judgments in favor of such tribes or bands – Aug. 30, 195468 Stat. 979
  Pub. Law 83-716
    H.R. 7290
  An Act to authorize an appropriation for the construction of certain public school facilities on the Klamath Indian Reservation at Chiloquin, Oregon – Aug. 30, 195468 Stat. 980
  Pub. Law 83-717
    H.R. 8020
  An Act authorizing the transfer of certain property of the United States Government (in Klamath County, Oregon) to the State of Oregon – Aug. 30, 195468 Stat. 980
  Pub. Law 83-718
    H.R. 8252
  An Act for the relief of the city of Fort Smith, Ark – Aug. 30, 195468 Stat. 982
  Pub. Law 83-719
    H.R. 9712
  An Act granting the consent of Congress to certain New England States to enter into a compact relating to higher education in the New England States and establishing the New England Board of Higher Education – Aug. 30, 195468 Stat. 982
  Pub. Law 83-720
    H.R. 1797
  An Act to provide for the conveyance of certain land to the State of Oklahoma for the use and benefit of the Eastern Oklahoma Agricultural and Mechanical College at Wilburton, Okla., and for other purposes – Aug. 30, 195468 Stat. 985
  Pub. Law 83-721
    S. 3482
  An Act to amend the District of Columbia Unemployment Compensation Act, and for other purposes – Aug. 31, 195468 Stat. 988
  Pub. Law 83-722
    S.J. Res. 170
  Joint resolution to approve the conveyance by the Tennessee Valley Authority of certain public-use terminal properties now owned by the United States – Aug. 31, 195468 Stat. 997
  Pub. Law 83-723
    S.J. Res. 173
  Joint resolution to authorize the President to proclaim the week of November 28, 1954, through December 4, 1954, as ""National Salvation Army Week"" – Aug. 31, 195468 Stat. 997
  Pub. Law 83-724
    S. 361
  An Act to provide for renewal of and adjustment of compensation under contracts for carrying mail on water routes – Aug. 31, 195468 Stat. 998
  Pub. Law 83-725
    S. 2308
  An Act to authorize and direct the Investigation by the Attorney General of certain offenses, and for other purposes – Aug. 31, 195468 Stat. 998
  Pub. Law 83-726
    S. 3108
  An Act to modify the act of October 8, 1940 (54 Stat. 1020), and the act of July 24, 1947 (61 Stat. 418), with respect to the recoupment of certain public school construction costs in Minnesota – Aug. 31, 195468 Stat. 999
  Pub. Law 83-727
    S. 3245
  An Act to provide emergency credit – Aug. 31, 195468 Stat. 999
  Pub. Law 83-728
    S. 3329
  An Act to amend the District of Columbia Police and Firemen’s Salary Act of 1953 to correct certain inequities – Aug. 31, 195468 Stat. 1000
  Pub. Law 83-729
    S. 3447
  An Act to amend the Internal Revenue Code to permit the filling of oral prescriptions for certain drugs, and for other purposes – Aug. 31, 195468 Stat. 1001
  Pub. Law 83-730
    S. 3627
  An Act to amend the Civil Service Retirement Act, as amended – Aug. 31, 195468 Stat. 1004
  Pub. Law 83-731
    S. 3628
  An Act to amend Public Law 815, 81st Congress, in order to extend for two additional years the program of assistance for school construction under title III of that Act. – Aug. 31, 195468 Stat. 1005
  Pub. Law 83-732
    S. 3629
  An Act to postpone the effective date of the 3 per centum ""absorption"" requirement in Public Law 874, Eighty-first Congress, for one year. – Aug. 31, 195468 Stat. 1006
  Pub. Law 83-733
    S. 3712
  An Act to authorize the Commander, Air University, to confer appropriate degrees upon persons who meet all requirements for those degrees in the Resident College of the United States Air Force Institute of Technology – Aug. 31, 195468 Stat. 1006
  Pub. Law 83-734
    S. 3844
  An Act to provide for a reciprocal and more effective remedy for certain claims arising out of the acts of military personnel and to authorize the pro rata sharing of the cost of such claims with foreign nations, and for other purposes – Aug. 31, 195468 Stat. 1006
  Pub. Law 83-735
    S. 3868
  An Act authorizing the payment of salary to any individual given a recess appointment as Comptroller General of the United States before the beginning of the 84th Congress – Aug. 31, 195468 Stat. 1007
  Pub. Law 83-736
    H.J. Res. 565
  Joint resolution to amend the joint resolution providing for the membership of the United States in the Pan American Institute of Geography and History and authorize appropriations therefor – Aug. 31, 195468 Stat. 1008
  Pub. Law 83-737
    H.R. 179
  An Act to amend section 7 of the Administrative Expenses Act of 1946 as amended – Aug. 31, 195468 Stat. 1008
  Pub. Law 83-738
    H.R. 270
  An Act to provide for the control and extinguishment of outcrop and under ground fires in coal formations, and for other purposes – Aug. 31, 195468 Stat. 1009
  Pub. Law 83-739
    H.R. 4017
  An Act to provide for the conveyance of certain land and improvements to the England Special School District of the State of Arkansas – Aug. 31, 195468 Stat. 1011
  Pub. Law 83-740
    H.R. 9729
  An Act to revise, codify, and enact into law, title 13 of the United States Code, entitled ""Census."" – Aug. 31, 195468 Stat. 1012
  Pub. Law 83-741
    H.R. 5499
  An Act to provide for the construction, maintenance, and operation of the Michaud Flats project for irrigation in the State of Idaho – Aug. 31, 195468 Stat. 1026
  Pub. Law 83-742
    H.R. 6455
  An Act to create a National Monument Commission and for other purposes – Aug. 31, 195468 Stat. 1029
  Pub. Law 83-743
    H.R. 6616
  An Act to amend title 17, United States Code, entitled ""Copyrights"" – Aug. 31, 195468 Stat. 1030
  Pub. Law 83-744
    S. 541
  An Act to extend detention benefits under the War Claims Act of 1948 to employee of contractors with the United States – Aug. 31, 195468 Stat. 1033
  Pub. Law 83-745
    H.R. 6814
  An Act to facilitate the acquisition of non-Federal land within the existing boundaries of any National Parle, and for other purposes – Aug. 31, 195468 Stat. 1037
  Pub. Law 83-746
    H.R. 7840
  An Act to amend the Railroad Retirement Act, the Railroad Retirement Tax Act, and the Railroad Unemployment Insurance Act – Aug. 31, 195468 Stat. 1038
  Pub. Law 83-747
    H.R. 7785
  An Act to amend the Civil Service Retirement Act of May 29, 1930, to make permanent the increases in regular annuities provided by the act of July 16, 1952, and to extend such increases to additional annuities purchased by voluntary contributions – Aug. 31, 195468 Stat. 1043
  Pub. Law 83-748
    H.R. 8128
  An Act to amend section 1089 of the Code of Law for the District of Columbia relating to attachment proceedings. – Aug. 31, 195468 Stat. 1043
  Pub. Law 83-749
    H.R. 7853
  An Act to permit retired policemen, firemen of the District of Columbia to waive all or part of their relief, or retirement compensation. – Aug. 31, 195468 Stat. 1044
  Pub. Law 83-750
    H.R. 8027
  An Act to amend the act of March 6, 1952 (66 Stat. 16), to extend the time during which the Secretary of the Interior may enter into amendatory repayment contracts under the Federal reclamation laws, and for other purposes – Aug. 31, 195468 Stat. 1044
  Pub. Law 83-751
    H.R. 8193
  An Act to amend the Refugee Relief Act of 1953 – Aug. 31, 195468 Stat. 1044
  Pub. Law 83-752
    H.R. 8498
  An Act authorizing construction of works to reestablish for the Palo Verde Irrigation District, California, a means of diversion of its irrigation water supply from the Colorado River, and for other purposes – Aug. 31, 195468 Stat. 1045
  Pub. Law 83-753
    H.R. 8647
  An Act to amend Revised Statutes 4426 – Aug. 31, 195468 Stat. 1047
  Pub. Law 83-754
    H.R. 9756
  An Act to increase the borrowing power of Commodity Credit Corporation – Aug. 31, 195468 Stat. 1047
  Pub. Law 83-755
    H.R. 8915
  An Act to amend the act entitled ""An Act to consolidate the Police Court of the District of Columbia and the Municipal Court of the District of Columbia, to be known as The Municipal Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia"", and for other purposes. – Aug. 31, 195468 Stat. 1048
  Pub. Law 83-756
    H.R. 9115
  An Act to provide that contributions received under Public Law 485, 80th Congress, for the construction of a merchant marine chapel shall be invested in Government obligations pending their use for such construction – Aug. 31, 195468 Stat. 1050
  Pub. Law 83-757
    H.R. 9868
  An Act to amend the Merchant Ship Sales Act of 1946 to provide for the charter of passenger ships in the domestic trade – Aug. 31, 195468 Stat. 1050
  Pub. Law 83-758
    H.R. 9988
  An Act for the relief of the Federal Republic of Germany – Aug. 31, 195468 Stat. 1050
  Pub. Law 83-759
    H.R. 9910
  An Act to amend section 413 (b) of the Foreign Service Act of 1946 – Aug. 31, 195468 Stat. 1051
  Pub. Law 83-760
    H.R. 10187
  An Act to amend the Federal Property and Administrative Services Act of 1949, as amended, to provide for the payment of appraisers, auctioneers, and brokers fees from the proceeds of disposal of Government surplus real property, and for other purposes – Aug. 31, 195468 Stat. 1051
  Pub. Law 83-761
    H.R. 9366
  An Act to amend the Social Security Act and the Internal Revenue Code so as to extend coverage under the old-age and survivors insurance program, increase the benefits payable thereunder, preserve the insurance rights of disabled individuals, and increase the am – Sep. 1, 195468 Stat. 1052
  Pub. Law 83-762
    S. 2670
  An Act to provide for the termination of Federal supervision over the property of certain tribes, bands, and colonies of Indians in the State of Utah and the individual members thereof, and for other purposes – Sep. 1, 195468 Stat. 1099
  Pub. Law 83-763
    H.R. 2263
  An Act to authorize the Postmaster General to readjust the compensation of holders of contracts for the performance of mail-messenger service – Sep. 1, 195468 Stat. 1105
  Pub. Law 83-764
    H.R. 6287
  An Act to extend and amend the Renegotiation Act of 1951 – Sep. 1, 195468 Stat. 1116
  Pub. Law 83-765
    H.R. 9924
  An Act to provide for family quarters for personnel of the military departments of the Department of Defense and their dependents, and for other purposes – Sep. 1, 195468 Stat. 1119
  Pub. Law 83-766
    H.R. 8753
  An Act to amend the Federal Property and Administrative Services Act of 1949, as amended, to authorize the Administrator of General Services to establish and operate motor vehicle pools and systems and to provide office furniture and furnishings when agencies are moved to new locations, to direct the Administrator to report the unauthorized use of Government motor vehicles, and to authorize the United States Civil Service Commission to regulate operators of Government-owned motor vehicles, and for other purposes – Sep. 1, 195468 Stat. 1126
  Pub. Law 83-767
    H.R. 9709
  An Act to extend and improve the unemployment compensation program – Sep. 1, 195468 Stat. 1130
  Pub. Law 83-768
    H.R. 10009
  An Act to provide for the review of customs tariff schedules, to improve procedures for the tariff classification of unremunerated articles, to repeal or1224 amend obsolete provisions of the customs laws, and for other purposes – Sep. 1, 195468 Stat. 1136
  Pub. Law 83-769
    H.R. 9909
  An Act to prohibit payment of annuities to officers and employees of the United States convicted of certain offenses, and for other purposes – Sep. 1, 195468 Stat. 1142
  Pub. Law 83-770
    S. 2862
  An Act to provide relief for the sheep-raising industry by making special non-quota immigrant visas available to certain skilled alien sheepherders – Sep. 3, 195468 Stat. 1145
  Pub. Law 83-771
    H.R. 1254
  An Act to provide authorization for certain uses of public lands – Sep. 3, 195468 Stat. 1146
  Pub. Law 83-772
    H.R. 7130
  An Act to provide for the forfeiture of the citizenship of persons convicted of advocating or conspiring to advocate the overthrow of the Government by force or violence – Sep. 3, 195468 Stat. 1146
  Pub. Law 83-773
    H.R. 6573
  An Act to provide for the promotion, precedence, constructive credit, distribution, retention, and elimination of officers of the reserve components of the Armed Forces of the United States, and for other purposes – Sep. 3, 195468 Stat. 1147
  Pub. Law 83-774
    H.R. 2235
  An Act to authorize the Secretary of the Interior to construct the Santa Maria project, Southern Pacific Basin, Calif – Sep. 3, 195468 Stat. 1190
  Pub. Law 83-775
    H.R. 5420
  An Act to amend section 161, title 35, United States Code, relating to the patenting of plants – Sep. 3, 195468 Stat. 1190
  Pub. Law 83-776
    H.R. 2233
  An Act to provide for the acquisition of lands by the United States required for the reservoir created by the construction of Oahe Dam on the Missouri River and for rehabilitation of the Indians of the Cheyenne River Sioux Reservation, S. Dak., and for other purposes – Sep. 3, 195468 Stat. 1191
  Pub. Law 83-777
    H.R. 9580
  An Act to revise and extend the laws relating to espionage and sabotage, and for other purposes – Sep. 3, 195468 Stat. 1216
  Pub. Law 83-778
    H.R. 10051
  An Act making appropriations for Mutual Security for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1955, and for other purposes – Sep. 3, 195468 Stat. 1219
  Pub. Law 83-779
    H.R. 9730
  An Act to amend various statutes and certain titles of the United States Code, for the purpose of correcting obsolete references, and for other purposes – Sep. 3, 195468 Stat. 1226
  Pub. Law 83-780
    H.R. 9859
  An Act authorizing the construction, repair, and preservation of certain public works on rivers and harbors for navigation, flood control and for other purposes – Sep. 3, 195468 Stat. 1248
  Pres. Proc. 3064   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 – Aug. 11, 195468 Stat. 1267