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Session 1 (1915)

Chapter 1 An Act Granting the consent of Congress to the Citizens' Bridge Company to construct a bridge across the Mississippi River at or near Burlington, Iowa. Dec 17, 1915 PDF, 84KB
Chapter 2 An Act To extend the time for constructing a bridge across the Saint Francis River at or near Saint Francis, Arkansas. Dec 17, 1915 PDF, 84KB
Chapter 3 Joint Resolution To transfer the Government exhibit from the Panama Pacific International Exposition to the Panama-California Exposition, and for other purposes. Dec 17, 1915 PDF, 106KB
Chapter 4 Joint Resolution Extending the provisions of the Act entitled "An Act to increase the internal revenue, and for other purposes," approved October twenty-second, nineteen hundred and fourteen, to December thirty-first, nineteen hundred and sixteen. Dec 17, 1915 PDF, 111KB
Chapter 5 Joint Resolution Making appropriations to supply urgent deficiencies in certain appropriations for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, nineteen hundred and sixteen. Dec 17, 1915 PDF, 87KB
Chapter 6 Joint Resolution Authorizing payment of the salaries of officers and employees of Congress for December, nineteen hundred and fifteen. Dec 17, 1915 PDF, 87KB
Chapter 7 An Act Authorizing the Pennsylvania Railroad Company to construct, maintain, and operate a bridge across the Allegheny River at Oil City, Venango County, Pennsylvania. Dec 18, 1915 PDF, 98KB
Chapter 8 Joint Resolution Extending the time for filing the report of the Joint Committee of Congress on the Fiscal Relations between the District of Columbia and the United States. Dec 18, 1915 PDF, 93KB
Chapter 9 An Act Authorizing the construction of a bridge across the Arkansas River at or near Tulsa, Oklahoma. Jan 12, 1916 PDF, 93KB
Chapter 10 An Act Granting an extension of time to construct a bridge across Rock River at or near Colona Ferry, in the State of Illinois. Jan 14, 1916 PDF, 93KB
Chapter 11 An Act To authorize Butler County, Missouri, to construct a bridge across Black River. Jan 14, 1916 PDF, 94KB
Chapter 12 An Act To authorize the Ohio-West Virginia Bridge Company to construct a bridge across the Ohio River at the city of Steubenville, Jefferson County, Ohio. Jan 17, 1916 PDF, 94KB
Chapter 13 An Act To authorize the construction of bridges across the Fox River at Aurora, Illinois. Jan 18, 1916 PDF, 175KB
Chapter 14 An Act To authorize the county of Bonner, Idaho, to construct a bridge across Pend Oreille River. Jan 24, 1916 PDF, 89KB
Chapter 15 An Act Granting the consent of Congress to J.P.Jones and others to construct one or more bridges across the Chattahoochee River between the counties of Coweta and Carroll, in the State of Georgia. Jan 24, 1916 PDF, 90KB
Chapter 16 An Act Authorizing the Seaboard Air Line Railway Company, a corporation, to construct and operate a bridge, and approaches thereto, across what is known as "Back River," a part of the Savannah River, at a point between Jasper County, South Carolina, and Chatham County, Georgia. Jan 26, 1916 PDF, 184KB
Chapter 17 An Act To authorize the construction of a bridge across the Tug Fork of the Big Sandy River at or near Warfield, Kentucky, and Kermit, West Virginia. Jan 28, 1916 PDF, 93KB
Chapter 18 An Act To authorize Dunklin County, Missouri, and Clay County, Arkansas, to construct a bridge across Saint Francis River. Jan 28, 1916 PDF, 93KB
Chapter 19 An Act To authorize Butler and Dunklin Counties, Missouri, to construct a bridge across Saint Francis River. Jan 28, 1916 PDF, 179KB
Chapter 20 An Act To provide for the maintenance of the United States Section of the International High Commission. Feb 07, 1916 PDF, 98KB
Chapter 21 Private Law    
Chapter 22 An Act Amending sections four hundred and seventy-six, four hundred and seventy-seven, and four hundred and forty of the Revised Statutes of the United States. Feb 15, 1916 PDF, 185KB
Chapter 23 An Act Granting the consent of Congress to the Republic Iron and Steel Company to construct a bridge across the Mahoning River, in the State of Ohio. Feb 15, 1916 PDF, 92KB
Chapter 24 An Act Providing for an increase in number of midshipmen at the United States Naval Academy. Feb 15, 1916 PDF, 92KB
Chapter 25 Joint Resolution Authorizing the Secretary of War to loan one thousand tents and one thousand cots for the use of the encampment of the United Confederate Veterans to be held at Birmingham, Alabama, in May, nineteen hundred and sixteen. Feb 15, 1916 PDF, 104KB
Chapter 26 Joint Resolution Authorizing the Secretary of the Navy  to receive for instructions at the United States Naval Academy at Annapolis Mr.Carlos Hevia y Reyes Gavilan, a citizen of Cuba. Feb 15, 1916 PDF, 98KB
Chapter 27 Joint Resolution Making part of the appropriation, "Construction and machinery, increase of  the Navy," in the naval Act approved March third, nineteen hundred and fifteen, available for the extension of building ways and equipment at the navy yards at New York and Mare Island, California. Feb 15, 1916 PDF, 99KB
Chapter 28 Joint Resolution Authorizing the Secreatry of War to loan, issue, or use quartermaster's and medical supplies for the relief of destitute persons in the districts overflowed by the Mississippi River and its tributaries. Feb 15, 1916 PDF, 103KB
Chapter 29 An Act To authorize the Gary Land Company to construct a bridge across the Grand Calumet River in the State of Indiana. Feb 17, 1916 PDF, 97KB
Chapter 30 Joint Resolution To appoint Alexander Graham Bell a member of the Board of Regents of the Smithsonian Institution. Feb 21, 1916 PDF, 97KB
Chapter 31 An Act For the coinage of a McKinley souvenir gold dollar, in commemoration of the erection of a memorial to William McKinley, late President of the United States. Feb 23, 1916 PDF, 197KB
Chapter 32 An Act To amend chapter two hundred and thirty-one, known as the Judicial Code Act of March third, nineteen hundred and eleven, volume thirty-six, United States Statutes at Large, section eighty-one, page eleven hundred and eleven. Feb 23, 1916 PDF, 203KB
Chapter 33 An Act To authorize the Secretary of the Treasury of the United States to sell the old post office and site thereof in the city of Dayton, Ohio. Feb 23, 1916 PDF, 103KB
Chapter 34 An Act To amend an Act relating to the Public Utilities Commission of the District of Columbia, approved March fourth, nineteen hundred and thirteen. Feb 25, 1916 PDF, 103KB
Chapter 35 An Act To purchase a site and erect thereon a suitable building for post office and other governmental offices at Sandusky, Ohio, and for other purposes. Feb 26, 1916 PDF, 102KB
Chapter 36 An Act Permitting the Wolf Point Bridge and Development Company to construct, maintain, and operate a bridge across the Missouri River in the State of Montana. Feb 28, 1916 PDF, 102KB
Chapter 37 An Act Making appropriations to supply further urgent deficiencies in appropriations for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, nineteen hundred and sixteen, and prior years, and for other purposes. Feb 28, 1916 PDF, 1.68MB
Chapter 38 Private Law    
Chapter 39 An Act To authorize the construction of a bridge across the Mississippi River between Anoka and Hennepin Counties, in the State of Minnesota. Mar 01, 1916 PDF, 94KB
Chapter 40 An Act To extend the time for the completion of dams across the Savannah River by authority granted to Twin City Power Company by an Act approved February twenty-ninth, nineteen hundred and eight, as amended by Act approved June third, nineteen hundred and twelve. Mar 01, 1916 PDF, 94KB
Chapter 41 An Act To authorize the construction of a bridge across the Pend Oreille River, between the towns of Metaline and Metaline Falls, in the State of Washington. Mar 13, 1916 PDF, 94KB
Chapter 42 An Act To authorize the Counties of Minidoka and Cassia, State of Idaho, to construct a bridge across Snake River. Mar 13, 1916 PDF, 189KB
Chapter 43 An Act Granting the consent of Congress to Georgia Lumber Company to construct a bridge across Flint River, Georgia, between Dooly and Sumter Counties. Mar 16, 1916 PDF, 103KB
Chapter 44 Private Law    
Chapter 45 An Act Granting to the State of Oklahoma permission to occupy a certain portion of the Fort Sill Military Reservation, Oklahoma, and to maintain and operate thereon a fish hatchery. Mar 17, 1916 PDF, 190KB
Chapter 46 Joint Resolution Providing for an increase of the enlisted men of the Army in an emergency. Mar 17, 1916 PDF, 95KB
Chapter 47 An Act To authorize the construction of a bridge across the Ohio River from a point on its banks in the city of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, at or near the locality known as Woods Run, to a point on the opposite shore of said river within the borough of McKees Rocks, Pennsylvania. Mar 20, 1916 PDF, 96KB
Chapter 48 An Act Granting the consent of Congress to Interstate Bridge Company to construct a bridge across Mississippi River. Mar 20, 1916 PDF, 103KB
Chapter 49 An Act Reserving or excepting all ores or minerals on the lands, with the right of mining the same, on the site of the proposed post-office building at Calumet, Michigan. Mar 20, 1916 PDF, 103KB
Chapter 50 An Act Granting the consent of Congress to the city of Lowell, county of Middlesex, State of Massachusetts, to construct a bridge across the Merrimack River. Mar 20, 1916 PDF, 103KB
Chapter 51 Private Law    
Chapter 52 An Act To amend section thirty-six hundred and forty-six of the Revised Statutes of the United States as reenacted and amended by Act of February twenty-third, nineteen hundred and nine. Mar 21, 1916 PDF, 198KB
Chapter 53 An Act To ratify, approve, and confirm an act duly enacted by the Legislature of the Territory of Hawaii relating to certain gas, electric light and power, telephone, railroad, and street railway companies and franchises in  the Territory of Hawaii, and amending the laws relating thereto. Mar 28, 1916 PDF, 197KB
Chapter 54 An Act To ratify, approve, and confirm sections one, two, and three of an act duly enacted by the Legislature of the Territory of Hawaii relating to the board of harbor commissioners of the Territory, as herein amended, and amending the laws relating thereto. Mar 28, 1916 PDF, 285KB
Chapter 55 An Act Making appropriations to supply further additional urgent deficiencies in appropriations for the fiscal year nineteen hundred and sixteen and prior fiscal years. Mar 31, 1916 PDF, 334KB
Chapter 56 An Act Making appropriations to supply urgent deficiencies in appropriations for the Military Establishment fiscal year nineteen hundred and sixteen. Mar 31, 1916 PDF, 173KB
Chapter 57 Joint Resolution To cede to the State of Maryland temporary jurisdiction over certain lands in the Fort McHenry Military Reservation. Apr 03, 1916 PDF, 81KB
Chapter 58 Private Law    
Chapter 59 Private Law    
Chapter 60 An Act To authorize the Cincinnati, New Orleans and Texas Pacific Railway Company to rebuild an reconstruct, maintain, and operate a bridge across the Tennessee River near Chattanooga, in Hamilton County, in the State of Tenneessee. Apr 03, 1916 PDF, 123KB
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Chapter 62 Private Law    
Chapter 63 An Act Conferring jurisdiction on the Court of Claims to hear, determine, and render judgement in claims of the Sisseton and Wahpeton bands of Sioux Indians against the United States. Apr 11, 1916 PDF, KB
Chapter 64 An Act To create an additional judge in the district of New Jersey. Apr 11, 1916 PDF, 199KB
Chapter 65 An Act To amend an Act entitled "An Act for the relief of Indians occupying railroad lands in Arizona, New Mexico, or California," approved March fourth, nineteen hundred and thirteen. Apr 11, 1916 PDF, 95KB
Chapter 66 An Act To authorize the Shamokin, Sunbury and Lewisburg Railroad Company, its lessees, successors, and assigns, to construct a bridge across the Susquehanna River from the borough of Sunbury, Northumberland County, Pennsylvania, to Monroe Township, Snyder County, Pennsylvania. Apr 11, 1916 PDF, 96KB
Chapter 67 An Act To authorize the Catawissa Railroad Company, its lessees, successors, and assigns to construct a bridge across the west branch of the Susquehanna River from the Borough of Milton, Northumberland County, Pennsylvania, to the borough of West Milton, Union County, Pennsylvania. Apr 11, 1916 PDF, 107KB
Chapter 68 An Act Authorizing the Yankton County Bridge Company, a corporation, to construct and maintain a bridge or bridges and approches thereto across the Missouri River at a point between Yankton County, South Dakota, and Cedar County, Nebraska. Apr 11, 1916 PDF, 113KB
Chapter 69 An Act To exempt from cancellation certain desert-land entries in Riverside County, California. Apr 11, 1916 PDF, 196KB
Chapter 70 An Act To authorize the Secretary of War to supply tents for temporary use of the sufferers from the recent conflagration in Paris, Texas, and for other purposes. Apr 11, 1916 PDF, 98KB
Chapter 71 Joint Resolution Authorizing the Secretary of War to receive for instruction at the United States Military Academy, at West Point, René W.Pintó y Wentworth, a citizen of Cuba. Apr 11, 1916 PDF, 103KB
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Chapter 75 An Act To authorize the reconstruction of an existing bridge across the Wabash River at Silverwood, in the State of Indiana. Apr 13, 1916 PDF, 200KB
Chapter 76 Private Law    
Chapter 77 An Act Incorporating the American Academy of Arts and Letters. Apr 17, 1916 PDF, 192KB
Chapter 78 An Act Granting the consent of Congress to the county of Mitchell, or to the county of Baker, both of the State of Georgia, acting jointly or separately, and their successors and assigns, to construct a bridge across the Flint River. Apr 17, 1916 PDF, 96KB
Chapter 79 An Act To authorize the city of Fairmont to construct and operate a bridge across the Monongahela River at or near the city of Fairmont, in the State of West Virginia. Apr 17, 1916 PDF, 95KB
Chapter 80 Joint Resolution To continue in effect the provisions of the Act of March ninth, nineteen hundred and six. Apr 17, 1916 PDF, 195KB
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Chapter 85 An Act Granting the consent of Congress to the county commissioners of Warren County, Pennsylvania, to construct a bridge across the Allegheny River in the borough or [of] Warren, county of Warren, in the State of Pennsylvania. Apr 21, 1916 PDF, 108KB
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Chapter 88 An Act To establish in the War Department and in the Navy Department, respectively, a roll, designed as "the Army and Navy medal of honor roll," and for other purposes. Apr 27, 1916 PDF, 203KB
Chapter 89 An Act Prohibiting the use of the name of any Member of either House of Congress or of any officer of the Government by any person, firm, or corporation practicing before any department or office of the Government. Apr 27, 1916 PDF, 103KB
Chapter 90 An Act To amend section eighty-one of the Act entitled "An Act to codify, revise, and amend the laws relating to the judiciary," approved March third, nineteen hundred and eleven. Apr 27, 1916 PDF, 205KB
Chapter 91 An Act Providing for the establishment of two additional terms of the district court for the eastern district of North Carolina at Raleigh, North Carolina. Apr 27, 1916 PDF, 95KB
Chapter 92 An Act To emancipate from certain disabilities children who have judgements of conviction for crime of record against them in the Juvenile Court of the District of Columbia. Apr 27, 1916 PDF, 95KB
Chapter 93 An Act To amend paragraphs one hundred and seventy-seven and one hundred and seventy-eight of an Act entitled "An Act to reduce tariff duties and to provide revenue for the Government, and for other purposes," approved October third, nineteen hundred and thirteen, relating to the duty on sugar, molasses, and other articles. Apr 27, 1916 PDF, 201KB
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Chapter 95 An Act To ratify, approve, and confirm an Act amending the franchise granted to H.P. Baldwin, R.A. Wadsworth, J.N.S. Williams, D.C. Lindsay, C.D. Lufkin, James L. Coke, and W.T. Robinson, and now held under assignment to Island Electric Company, Limited, by extending it to include the Makawao district on the island of Maui, Territory of Hawaii; and extending the control of the public utilities commission of the Territory of Hawaii to said franchise and its holder. Apr 28, 1916 PDF, 214KB
Chapter 96 An Act To authorize the Chicago, Milwaukee and Saint Paul Railway Company to construct a bridge across the Missouri River. Apr 28, 1916 PDF, 195KB
Chapter 97 An Act Granting the consent of Congress to the counties of Twin Falls and Minidoka, State of Idaho, to construct a bridge across Snake River. Apr 28, 1916 PDF, 95KB
Chapter 98 Joint Resolution To print as a public document the final report and testimony submitted to Congress by the United States Commission on Industrial Relations. Apr 28, 1916 PDF, 95KB
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Chapter 101 Private Law    
Chapter 102 An Act To authorize the construction of a bridge across the Fox River at Geneva, Illinois. May 01, 1916 PDF, 180KB
Chapter 103 An Act To provide for the exchange of the present Federal building site in Newark, Delaware. May 01, 1916 PDF, 98KB
Chapter 104 Joint Resolution Authorizing the appointment of a representative of the United States Government to appear at the celebration of the landing of Sir Francis Drake on the coast of California. May 01, 1916 PDF, 93KB
Chapter 105 Private Law    
Chapter 106 An Act Granting the city of Portland, Oregon, the right to purchase certain lands for public park purposes. May 03, 1916 PDF, 197KB
Chapter 107 Joint Resolution Authorizing the Secretary of Labor to permit the South Carolina Naval Militia to use the Charleston immigration station and dock connected therewith. May 03, 1916 PDF, 112KB
Chapter 108 Private Law    
Chapter 109 An Act To amend section three of an Act entitled "An Act to promote the safety of employees and travelers upon railroads by limiting the hours of service of employees thereon," approved March fourth, nineteen hundred and seven. May 04, 1916 PDF, 205KB
Chapter 110 An Act To provide for an increase in the number of cadets at the United States Military Academy. May 04, 1916 PDF, 105KB
Chapter 111 Private Law    
Chapter 112 An Act To amend an Act entitled "An Act granting to the city of Durango, in the State of Colorado, certain lands therein described for water reservoirs," approved March first, nineteen hundred and seven. May 08, 1916 PDF, 295KB
Chapter 113 An Act To amend the Act of June twenty-third, nineteen hundred and ten, entitled "An Act providing that entrymen for homesteads within the reclamation projects may assign their entries upon satisfactory proof of residence, improvement, and cultivation for five years, the same as though said entry had been made under the original homestead Act."  May 08, 1916 PDF, 100KB
Chapter 114 An Act Authorizing the Secretary of the Interior to accept the relinquishment of the State of Wyoming to certain lands heretofore certified to said State, and the State of Wyoming to select other lands in lieu of the lands thus relinquished. May 08, 1916 PDF, 100KB
Chapter 115 Joint Resolution Authorizing the erection on the public grounds in the city of Washington, District of Columbia, of a memorial fountain to Alfred Noble. May 08, 1916 PDF, 100KB
Chapter 116 Private Law    
Chapter 117 An Act Making appropriations for the legislative, executive, and judicial expenses of the Government for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, nineteen hundred and seventeen, and for other purposes. May 10, 1916 PDF, 5.28MB
Chapter 118 An Act Permitting the Mondak Bridge Company to construct, maintain, and operate a bridge across the Missouri River in the State of Montana. May 10, 1916 PDF, 100KB
Chapter 119 Private Law    
Chapter 120 An Act To amend section eight of an Act entitled "An Act to supplement existing laws against unlawful restraints and monopolies, and for other purposes," approved October fifteenth, nineteen hundred and fourteen. May 15, 1916 PDF, 100KB
Chapter 121 An Act To amend section fifty-two hundred and thirty-four of the Revised Statutes of the United States so as to permit the Comptroller of the Currency to deposit upon interest the assets of insolvent national banks in other national banks of the same or of an adjacent city or town. May 15, 1916 PDF, 191KB
Chapter 122 An Act To amend section seventy-two of an Act entitled "An Act to codify, revise, and amend the laws relating to the judiciary," approved March third, nineteen hundred and eleven. May 16, 1916 PDF, 99KB
Chapter 123 An Act To authorize the Jackson Highway Bridge Company, its successors and assigns, to construct, maintain, and operate a bridge across the Tombigbee River at Prince Lower Landing, near Jackson, Alabama. May 18, 1960 PDF, 103KB
Chapter 124 An Act To permit issue by the supply departments of the Army to certain military schools and colleges. May 18, 1960 PDF, 102KB
Chapter 125 An Act Making appropriations for the current and contingent expenses of the Bureau of Indians Affairs, for fulfilling treaty stipulations with various Indian tribes, and for other purposes, for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, nineteen hundred and seventeen. May 18, 1960 PDF, 3.67MB
Chapter 126 An Act To amend the Act approved June twenty-fifth, nineteen hundred and ten, authorizing the postal savings system, and for other purposes. May 18, 1960 PDF, 537KB
Chapter 127 An Act To provide for the removal of what is now known as the Aqueduct Bridge, across the Potomac River, and for the building of a bridge in place thereof. May 18, 1960 PDF, 201KB
Chapter 128 Joint Resolution To permit the issuance of medical and other supplies to the American National Red Cross for a temporary period. May 18, 1960 PDF, 100KB
Chapter 129 Private Law    
Chapter 130 An Act To prevent fraudulent advertising in the District of Columbia. May 29, 1916 PDF, 98KB
Chapter 131 An Act Granting the consent of Congress to commissioners of Charlton County, Georgia, and Nassau County, Florida, to construct a bridge across the Saint Marys River. May 29, 1916 PDF, 99KB
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Chapter 133 Private Law    
Chapter 134 An Act For making further and more effectual provision for the national defense, and for other purposes. Jun 03, 1916 PDF, 5.28KB
Chapter 135 Joint Resolution To provide for holding the Texas Bicentennial and Pan American Exposition in nineteen hundred and eighteen. Jun 05, 1916 PDF, 88KB
Chapter 136 Private Law    
Chapter 137 An Act To alter and amend an Act entitled "An Act granting lands to aid in the construction of a railroad and telegraph line from the Central Pacific Railroad, in California, to Portland, in Oregon," approved July twenty-fifth, eighteen hundred and sixty-six, as amended by the Acts of eighteen hundred and sixty-eight and eighteen hundred and sixty-nine, and to alter and amend an Act entitled "An Act granting lands to aid in the construction of a railroad and telegraph line from Portland to Astoria and McMinnville, in the State of Oregon," approved May fourth, eighteen hundred and seventy, and for other purposes. Jun 09, 1916 PDF, 621KB
Chapter 138 Private Law    
Chapter 139 An Act Granting the consent of Congress to George Fabyan to construct a bridge across the Fox River. Jun 12, 1916 PDF, 105KB
Chapter 140 An Act To authorize and empower officers and enlisted men of the Navy and Marine Corps to serve under the Government of  the Republic of Haiti, and for other purposes. Jun 12, 1916 PDF, 195KB
Chapter 141 An Act To amend section fourteen of the seamen's Act of March fourth, nineteen hundred and fifteen. Jun 12, 1916 PDF, 98KB
Chapter 142 An Act To amend section six of an Act to define and fix the standard of value, to maintain the parity of all forms of money issued or coined by the United States, to refund the public debt, and for other purposes, approved March fourteenth, ninteen hundred, as amended by the Act of March second, nineteen hundred and eleven. Jun 12, 1916 PDF, 119KB
Chapter 143 An Act To amend section seventy-three of an Act entitled "An Act to codify, revise, and amend the laws relating to the judiciary," approved March third, nineteen hundred and eleven, and for other purposes. Jun 12, 1916 PDF, 201KB
Chapter 144 An Act To appropriate $200,000 for training the Organized Militia or National Guard of any State, Territory, or of the District of Columbia. Jun 12, 1916 PDF, 96KB
Chapter 145 Joint Resolution Increasing the number of sheets of customs stamps and of checks, drafts, and miscellaneous work to be executed by the Bureau of Engraving and Printing during  the fiscal year nineteen hundred and sixteen. Jun 12, 1916 PDF, 96KB
Chapter 146 Private Law    
Chapter 147 An Act Creating an additional land district in the State of California, and for other purposes. Jun 12, 1916 PDF, 191KB
Chapter 148 An Act To incorporate the Boy Scouts of America, and for other purposes. Jun 15, 1916 PDF, 289KB
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Chapter 153 Private Law    
Chapter 154 An Act To amend an Act entitled "An Act to amend the statutes in relation to immediate transportation of dutiable goods, and for other purposes," approved June tenth, eighteen hundred and eighty. Jun 16, 1916 PDF, 95KB
Chapter 155 An Act To ratify, approve, and confirm an act duly enacted by the Legislature of the Territory of Hawaii amending the franchise held by the Hawaiian Electric Company (Limited) by extending it to include all of the island of Oahu, Territory of Hawaii. Jun 16, 1916 PDF, 179KB
Chapter 156 An Act To ratify, approve, and confirm an act duly enacted by the Legislature of the Territory of Hawaii amending the franchise held by the Honolulu Gas Company, Limited, by extending it to include all of the island of Oahu, Territory of Hawaii. Jun 16, 1916 PDF, 100KB
Chapter 157 An Act For the establishment of Winston-Salem, in the State of North Carolina, as a port of delivery under the Act of June tenth, eighteen hundred and eighty, governing the immediate transportation without appraisement of dutiable merchandise. Jun 16, 1916 PDF, 88KB
Chapter 158 An Act To amend certain public-utility company franchises in the Territory of Hawaii. Jun 16, 1916 PDF, 88KB
Chapter 159 Private Law    
Chapter 160 An Act To conduct investigations and experiments for ameliorating the damage wrought to the fisheries by predacious fishes and aquatic animals. Jun 21, 1916 PDF, 93KB
Chapter 161 An Act Providing for the establishment of a term of the district court for the middle district of Tennessee at Winchester, Tennessee. Jun 21, 1916 PDF, 93KB
Chapter 162 An Act Granting to the State of Kansas title  to certain lands in said State for use as a game preserve. Jun 22, 1916 PDF, 99KB
Chapter 163 An Act To amend an Act entitled "An Act to amend an Act entitled 'An Act for the withdrawal from bond tax free of domestic alcohol when rendered unfit for beverage or liquid medicinal uses when mixed with suitable denaturing materials,' " approved March second, ninteen hundred and seven. Jun 22, 1916 PDF, 105KB
Chapter 164 An Act Granting to the Portland, Vancouver and Northern Railway Company a license to cross the Vancouver Barracks Military Reservation at Vancouver, Washington. Jun 22, 1916 PDF, 185KB
Chapter 165 An Act To authorize the change of name of the steamer Normania to William F. Stifel. Jun 22, 1916 PDF, 95KB
Chapter 166 An Act To authorize the county commissioners of Walla Walla and Franklin Counties, Washington, to construct a bridge across the Snake River between Pasco and Burbank. Jun 22, 1916 PDF, 96KB
Chapter 167 An Act Permitting the Riverview Ferry Company to construct, maintain, and operate a bridge across the Yellowstone River in the State of Montana. Jun 22, 1916 PDF, 96KB
Chapter 168 An Act To authorize the Perdido Bay Bridge and Ferry Company, a corporation existing under the laws of the State of Alabama, to construct a bridge over and across Perdido Bay from Lillian, Baldwin County, Alabama, to Cummings Point, Escambia County, Florida. Jun 22, 1916 PDF, 174KB
Chapter 169 An Act To extend the time for constructing a bridge across the Eastern Branch of the Elizabeth River in Virginia. Jun 22, 1916 PDF, 86KB
Chapter 170 An Act Granting the consent of Congress to Jackson County, Mississippi, to construct a bridge across West Pascagoula River, at or near Pascagoula, Mississippi. Jun 22, 1916 PDF, 86KB
Chapter 171 Joint Resolution Authorizing the Secretary of Commerce to sell skins taken from fur seals killed on Pribilof Islands for food purposes. Jun 22, 1916 PDF, 85KB
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Chapter 173 Private Law    
Chapter 174 An Act To provide for the construction of a bridge across the Salt Fork of the Arkansas River, near White Eagle Agency, in the Ponca Indian Reservation, Oklahoma. Jun 26, 1916 PDF, 101KB
Chapter 175 An Act To authorize George H.Hervey, of Pensacola, Florida, to construct and operate on an electric railway line on the Fort Barrancas and Fort McRee Military Reservations, Florida, and for other purposes. Jun 27, 1916 PDF, KB
Chapter 176 An Act Amending an Act entitled " An Act making appropriations for the naval service for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, nineteen hundred and sixteen, and for other purposes," relating to the authorization of fleet submarines. Jun 27, 1916 PDF, 100KB
Chapter 177 Private Law    
Chapter 178 An Act Authorizing the Secretary of War to extend the lease issued under the Act of August twenty-third, nineteen hundred and twelve, entitled "An Act authorizing the Secretary of War to lease to the Chicago, Milwaukee and Puget Sound Railway Company a tract of land in the Fort Keogh Military Reservation, in the State of Montana, and for a right of way thereto for the removal of gravel and ballast material." Jun 28, 1916 PDF, 94KB
Chapter 179 An Act To amend "An Act to protect the birds and animals in Yellowstone National Park, and to punish crimes in said park, and for other purposes," approved May seventh, eighteen hundred and ninety-four. Jun 28, 1916 PDF, 93KB
Chapter 180 An Act To provide for the storing and cleansing of imported Mexican peas, commonly called "garbanzo." Jun 28, 1916 PDF, 107KB
Chapter 181 An Act To establish a Coast Guard station on the coast of Louisiana, in the vicinity of Barataria Bay. Jun 28, 1916 PDF, 107KB
Chapter 182 An Act Authorizing the Secretary of Commerce to exchange the land now occupied by the Schooner Ledge Range Front Light Station at the mouth of Crum Creek, Pennsylvania, for other lands adjacent thereto which are intersected by the axis of the Checter Range Line of the Delaware River, and authorizing the Secretary of Commerce to remove said Schooner Ledge Range Front Light Station after certain conditions have been complied with. Jun 28, 1916 PDF, 310KB
Chapter 183 An Act To repeal paragraph four of section twenty-one of the public buildings Act, approved March fourth, nineteen hundred and thirteen, providing for the construction of a national archives building. Jun 28, 1916 PDF, 109KB
Chapter 184 An Act Authorizing the sale of the lighthouse reservation at Scituate, Massachusetts. Jun 28, 1916 PDF, 198KB
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Chapter 194 An Act Making appropriations for the payment of invalid and other pensions of the United States for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, nineteen hundred and seventeen, and for other purposes. Jun 30, 1916 PDF, 96KB
Chapter 195 An Act Extending appropriations for the necessary operations of the Government and of the District of Columbia and for the payment of pensions under certain contingencies. Jun 30, 1916 PDF, 206KB
Chapter 196 An Act To extend the time for constructing a bridge across the Mississippi River at or near the city of Baton Rouge, Louisiana. Jun 30, 1916 PDF, 109KB
Chapter 197 An Act To accept the cession by the State of Washington of exclusive jurisdiction over the lands embraced within the Mount Rainier National Park, and for other purposes. Jun 30, 1916 PDF, 407KB
Chapter 198 An Act Extending the time for the commencement and completion of the bridge or bridges authorized by an Act entitled "An Act to amend an Act to authorize the Dauphin Island Railway and Harbor Company, its successors or assigns, to construct and maintain a bridge or bridges, or viaducts, across the water between the mainland, at or near Cedar Point, and Dauphin Island, both Little and Big; also to dredge a channel from the deep waters of Mobile Bay into Dauphin Bay; also to construct and maintain docks and wharves along both Little and Big Dauphin Islands," approved June eighteenth, nineteen hundred and twelve. Jun 30, 1916 PDF, 99KB
Chapter 199 An Act To ratify, approve, and confirm an act duly enacted by the Legislature of the Territory of Hawaii, as amended by Congress, relating to the granting of a franchise for the purpose of manufacturing, maintaining, distributing, and supplying of electric light and power within the Lihue district and the Koloa district, county of Kauai, Territory of Hawaii. Jun 30, 1916 PDF, 494KB
Chapter 200 An Act To authorize the Terral Bridge Company to construct a bridge across the Red River near Terral, Jefferson County, Oklahoma. Jun 30, 1916 PDF, 96KB
Chapter 201 An Act To authorize the county of Wabash, in the State of Indiana, to construct a bridge across the Wabash River, at the city of Wabash, Indiana. Jun 30, 1916 PDF, 96KB
Chapter 202 An Act To authorize the board of commissioners of Lake County, Indiana, to construct a bridge across the Grand Calumet River, in the State of Indiana. Jun 30, 1916 PDF, 96KB
Chapter 203 An Act To authorize the board of commissioners of Lake County, Indiana, to construct a bridge across the Grand Calumet River, in the State of Indiana. Jun 30, 1916 PDF, 179KB
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Chapter 208 An Act Making appropriations for the Diplomatic and Consular Service for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, nineteen hundred and seventeen. Jul 01, 1916 PDF, 927KB
Chapter 209 An Act Making appropriations for sundry civil expenses of the Government for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, nineteen hundred and seventeen, and for other purposes. Jul 01, 1916 PDF, 7.00MB
Chapter 210 An Act Making appropriations to supply urgent deficiencies in appropriations for the Military and Naval Establishments for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, nineteen hundred and sixteen, and for other purposes. Jul 01, 1916 PDF, 257KB
Chapter 211 Joint Resolution To authorize the President to draft members of the National Guard and of the Organized Militia of the several States, Territories, and the District of Columbia and members of the National Guard and Militia Reserves into the military service of the United States under certain conditions, and for other purposes. Jul 01, 1916 PDF, 185KB
Chapter 212 An Act For the relief of John L. Sevy. Jul 03, 1916 PDF, 191KB
Chapter 213 An Act Providing for patents to homesteads on the ceded portion of the Wind River Reservation in Wyoming. Jul 03, 1916 PDF, 103KB
Chapter 214 An Act Authorizing leave of absence to homestead settlers upon unsurveyed lands. Jul 03, 1916 PDF, 98KB
Chapter 215 An Act For the relief of certain homestead entrymen for land within the limits of the Glacier National Park. Jul 03, 1916 PDF, 99KB
Chapter 216 An Act To amend an Act entitled "An Act to establish a Court of Private Land Claims and to provide for the settlement of private land claims in certain States and Territories," approved March third, eighteen hundred and ninety-one, and the Acts amendatory thereto, approved February twenty-first, eighteen hundred and ninety-three, June twenty-seventh, eighteen hundred and ninety-eight, and February twenty-sixth, nineteen hundred and nine. Jul 03, 1916 PDF, 100KB
Chapter 217 An Act Providing for the sale of certain lands in the State of Washington, and for other purposes. Jul 03, 1916 PDF, 195KB
Chapter 218 An Act To consolidate certain forest lands in the Florida National Forest. Jul 03, 1916 PDF, 96KB
Chapter 219 An Act To authorize an exchange of lands with the State of North Dakota for promotion of experiments in dry-land agriculture, and for other purposes. Jul 03, 1916 PDF, 97KB
Chapter 220 An Act To amend an Act entitled "An Act to provide for an enlarged homestead," approved February nineteenth, nineteen hundred and nine, by adding a new section to be known as section seven. Jul 03, 1916 PDF, 184KB
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Chapter 225 An Act Making appropriations for fortifications and other works of defense, for the armament thereof, for the procurement of heavy ordnance for trial and service, and for other purposes. Jul 06, 1916 PDF, KB
Chapter 226 An Act To authorize the Secretary of the Interior to furnish hot water from the hot springs on the Hot Springs Reservation for drinking and bathing purposes free of cost to the Leo N. Levi Memorial Hospital Association. Jul 08, 1916 PDF, 103KB
Chapter 227 An Act To authorize the Secretary of the Interior to acquire certain right of way near Engle, New Mexico. Jul 08, 1916 PDF, 188KB
Chapter 228 An Act To amend the United States homestead law in its application to Alaska, and for other purposes. Jul 08, 1916 PDF, 93KB
Chapter 229 An Act To authorize the construction, maintenance, and operation of a bridge across Little River at a point where the line between townships twelve and thirteen north, range eight east, crosses said river. Jul 08, 1916 PDF, 181KB
Chapter 230 An Act To reimburse certain Indians for labor done in building a schoolhouse at Queets River, Quiniault Indian Reservation, in the State of Washington. Jul 08, 1916 PDF, 101KB
Chapter 231 An Act Granting the consent of Congress to Ashley County, Arkansas, to construct a bridge across Bayou Bartholomew. Jul 08, 1916 PDF, 95KB
Chapter 232 An Act Authorizing Ashley County, Arkansas, to construct a bridge across Bayou Bartholomew. Jul 08, 1916 PDF, 95KB
Chapter 233 An Act Granting the consent of Congress to the Dallas and Southwestern Motorway Company to construct a bridge across the Brazos River, in the State of Texas. Jul 08, 1916 PDF, 91KB
Chapter 234 An Act For the establishment of Northport, Chopaka, and Laurier, in the State of Washington, as ports of entry for immediate transportation without appraisement of dutiable merchandise. Jul 08, 1916 PDF, 94KB
Chapter 235 An Act Granting the consent of Congress to C.M. Simpson, Z.T. Hedges, J.C. Hackney, and Mark Brown to construct a bridge across Bayou Bartholomew, Ashley County, Arkansas. Jul 08, 1916 PDF, 91KB
Chapter 236 An Act To amend existing laws relating to the use of alcohol, free of tax, by scientific institutions or colleges of learning. Jul 08, 1916 PDF, 188KB
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Chapter 240 An Act Conferring jurisdiction on the Court of Claims to adjudicate the claims of the State of Massachusetts. Jul 11, 1916 PDF, 101KB
Chapter 241 An Act To provide that the United States shall aid the States in the construction of rural post roads, and for other purposes. Jul 11, 1916 PDF, 484KB
Chapter 242 Joint Resolution Permitting the use of certain hospital facilities belonging to the United States. Jul 11, 1916 PDF, 94KB
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Chapter 244 An Act Making an appropriation for the relief and transportation of destitute American citizens in Mexico. Jul 14, 1916 PDF, 88KB
Chapter 245 An Act To provide capital for agricultural development, to create standard forms of investment based upon farm mortgage, to equalize rates of interest upon farm loans, to furnish a market for United States bonds, to create Government depositaries and financial agents for the United States, and for other purposes. Jul 17, 1916 PDF, 2.34MB
Chapter 246 An Act To establish a term of the United States circuit court of appeals at Asheville, North Carolina. Jul 17, 1916 PDF, 111KB
Chapter 247 An Act To accept a deed of gift or conveyance from the Lincoln Farm Association, a corporation, to the United States of America, of land near the town of Hodgenville, county of Larue, State of Kentucky, embracing the homestead of Abraham Lincoln and the log cabin in which he was born, together with the memorial hall inclosing the same; and further, to accept an assignment or transfer of an endowment fund of $50,000 in relation thereto. Jul 17, 1916 PDF, 205KB
Chapter 248 An Act To amend section ninety-nine of the Act to codify, revise, and amend the laws relating to the judiciary. Jul 17, 1916 PDF, 100KB
Chapter 249 An Act Granting the consent of Congress to the county of Sumter, or to the county of Dooly, both of the State of Georgia, acting jointly or separately, and their successors and assigns, to construct a bridge across the Flint River. Jul 17, 1916 PDF, 106KB
Chapter 250 An Act Granting the consent of Congress to Julian B. McCurry, A.G. McCurry, P.W. Walton, and J.J. Fretwell to construct a bridge across the Savannah River. Jul 17, 1916 PDF, 106KB
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Chapter 252 Joint Resolution Creating a joint subcommittee from the membership of the Senate Committee on Interstate Commerce and the House Committee on Interstate and Foreign Commerce to investigate the conditions relating to interstate and foreign commerce, and the necessity of further legislation relating thereto, and defining the powers and duties of such subcommittee. Jul 20, 1916 PDF, 199KB
Chapter 253 Joint Resolution To authorize the Secretary of the Treasury to accept from the city of Pittsburgh certain lands in exchange for other lands of equal area. Jul 21, 1916 PDF, 193KB
Chapter 254 An Act To authorize the Secretary of the Interior to issue patents for certain lands to the town of Myton, Utah. Jul 26, 1916 PDF, 100KB
Chapter 255 An Act To authorize the Secretary of the Interior to issue patent for certain lands to the town of Duchesne, Utah. Jul 26, 1916 PDF, 190KB
Chapter 256 An Act Authorizing the sale of  the marine-hospital reservation in Cleveland, Ohio. Jul 26, 1916 PDF, 98KB
Chapter 257 An Act To amend section fourteen of the reclamation extension Act approved August thirteenth, nineteen hundred and fourteen. Jul 26, 1916 PDF, 199KB
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Chapter 260 An Act Making appropriations for the construction, repair, and preservation of certain public works on rivers and harbors, and for other purposes. Jul 27, 1916 PDF, 1.93KB
Chapter 261 An Act Making appropriations for the service of the Post Office Department for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, nineteen hundred and seventeen, and for other purposes. Jul 28, 1916 PDF, 1.99MB
Chapter 262 Joint Resolution Authorizing the acceptance of the gift of the Berkshire Trout Hatchery, Berkshire County, Massachusetts. Jul 28, 1916 PDF, 100KB
Chapter 263 An Act Further extending appropriations for the necessary operations of the Government and of the District of Columbia under certain contingencies. Jul 31, 1916 PDF, 194KB
Chapter 264 An Act To establish a national park in the Territory of Hawaii. Aug 01, 1916 PDF, 310KB
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Chapter 267 Joint Resolution Appropriating $540,000 for the relief of flood sufferers in the States of North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia, Alabama, Florida, Tennessee, and Mississippi, and for other purposes. Aug 03, 1916 PDF, 203KB
Chapter 268 An Act Authorizing the Secretary of the Interior to subdivide a part of the town site of Plummer, Idaho, and for other purposes. Aug 04, 1916 PDF, 103KB
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Chapter 270 An Act For the establishment of Noyes, in the State of Minnesota, as a port of entry and delivery for immediate transportation without appraisement of dutiable merchandise. Aug 07, 1916 PDF, 98KB
Chapter 271 An Act Authorizing the counties of Nassau, Florida, and Charlton, Georgia, to construct a bridge across the Saint Marys River between Florida and Georgia. Aug 07, 1916 PDF, 99KB
Chapter 272 An Act To authorize the changing of the name of the steamship Aroline. Aug 07, 1916 PDF, 98KB
Chapter 273 An Act Authorizing the county of Saint Louis to construct a bridge across the Saint Louis River between Minnesota and Wisconsin. Aug 07, 1916 PDF, 99KB
Chapter 274 An Act Authorizing the Director of the Census to collect and publish statistics of cotton seed and cottonseed products, and for other purposes. Aug 07, 1916 PDF, 195KB
Chapter 275 An Act To amend an Act entitled "An Act granting a franchise for the construction, maintenance, and operation of a street railway system in the district of South Hilo, county of Hawaii, Territory of Hawaii," approved August first, nineteen hundred and twelve, as amended by an Act approved July twenty-fifth, nineteen hundred and fourteen. Aug 07, 1916 PDF, 300KB
Chapter 276 An Act Making additional appropriations for the Public Health Service for the fiscal year nineteen hundred and seventeen. Aug 07, 1916 PDF, 107KB
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Chapter 295 An Act To repeal section four of the Act of Congress approved June eleventh, nineteen hundred and six, known as the forest homestead Act, and for other purposes. Aug 08, 1916 PDF, 113KB
Chapter 296 An Act To authorize the construction, maintenance, and operation of a bridge across the Black River at or near Bennetts Ferry, Arkansas. Aug 08, 1916 PDF, 190KB
Chapter 297 An Act To give the consent of the Congress to the construction of a bridge across the Mississippi River near and above the city of New Orleans, Louisiana, and for other purposes. Aug 08, 1916 PDF, 92KB
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Chapter 301 An Act To amend an Act entitled "An Act to amend an Act entitled 'An Act to amend an Act entitled "An Act to regulate commerce," approved Febraruy fourth, eighteen hundred and eighty-seven, and all Acts amendatory thereof, and to enlarge the powers of the Interstate Commerce Commission,' " approved March fourth, nineteen hundred and fifteen. Aug 09, 1916 PDF, 193KB
Chapter 302 An Act To establish the Lassen Volcanic National Park in the Sierra Nevada Mountains in the State of California, and for other purposes. Aug 09, 1916 PDF, 295KB
Chapter 303 An Act Authorizing the Secretary of the Treasury to sell the old post-office building and site thereof at York, Pennsylvania. Aug 09, 1916 PDF, 101KB
Chapter 304 An Act To provide for the sale of certain Indian lands in Oklahoma, and for other purposes. Aug 09, 1916 PDF, 86KB
Chapter 305 An Act Authorizing Ashley County, Arkansas, to construct a bridge across Bayou Bartholomew. Aug 09, 1916 PDF, 85KB
Chapter 306 An Act To authorize the construction of a bridge across the Missouri River at or near the city of Williston, North Dakota. Aug 09, 1916 PDF, 85KB
Chapter 307 An Act To extend the time of the Hudson River Connecting Railroad Corporation for the commencement and completion of its bridge across the Hudson River, in the State of New York. Aug 09, 1916 PDF, 102KB
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Chapter 313 An Act Making appropriations for the Department of Agriculture for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, nineteen hundred and seventeen, and for other purposes. Aug 11, 1916 PDF, 4.81MB
Chapter 314 An Act Making appropriations for the support of the Military Academy for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth and seventeen, and for other purposes. Aug 11, 1916 PDF, 108MB
Chapter 315 An Act Authorizing the adjustment of rights of settlers on a part of the Navajo Indian Reservation in the State of Arizona. Aug 11, 1916 PDF, 111KB
Chapter 316 An Act To validate certain declarations of intention to become citizens of the United States. Aug 11, 1916 PDF, 106KB
Chapter 317 An Act To grant certain lands to the State of Oregon as a public park, for the benefit and enjoyment of the people. Aug 11, 1916 PDF, 106KB
Chapter 318 An Act To authorize the Secretary of the Interior to cause to be appraised and to sell the Boise and Arrowrock Railroad, and for other purposes. Aug 11, 1916 PDF, 123KB
Chapter 319 An Act To promote the reclamation of arid lands. Aug 11, 1916 PDF, 441KB
Chapter 320 An Act Authorizing the Secretary of the Interior to make payments to certain Indians of the Rosebud Sioux Reservation, in the State of South Dakota, who were enrolled and allotted under decisions of the United States district and circuit courts for the district of South Dakota. Aug 11, 1916 PDF, 201KB
Chapter 321 An Act Permitting the Missouri River Transportation Company to construct, maintain, and operate a bridge across the Missouri River in the State of Montana. Aug 11, 1916 PDF, 106KB
Chapter 322 An Act To authorize the Savage Bridge Company to construct, maintain, and operate a bridge across the Yellowstone River in the State of Montana. Aug 11, 1916 PDF, 106KB
Chapter 323 An Act Granting the consent of Congress to the village and township of Hendrum, Norman County, Minnesota, and the township of Elm River, Triall County, North Dakota, to construct a bridge across the Red River of the North on the boundary line between said States. Aug 11, 1916 PDF, 96KB
Chapter 324 An Act Granting the consent of Congress to Traill County, North Dakota, to construct a bridge across the Red River of the North. Aug 11, 1916 PDF, 90KB
Chapter 325 An Act To extend the time for constructing a bridge across the Missouri River near Kansas City, Missouri, authorized by an Act approved June seventeenth, nineteen hundred and fourteen. Aug 11, 1916 PDF, 90KB
Chapter 326 An Act Granting the consent of Congress to the Board of Supervisors of Highlanding Township, Pennington County, Minnesota, to construct a bridge across Red Lake River. Aug 11, 1916 PDF, 105KB
Chapter 327 An Act To authorize the commissioners of Lycoming County, Pennsylvania, their successors in office, to construct a bridge across the West Branch of the Susquehanna River from the foot of Arch Street, in the city of Williamsport, Lycoming County, Pennsylvania, to the borough of Duboistown, Lycoming County, Pennsylvania. Aug 11, 1916 PDF, 111KB
Chapter 328 An Act To authorize the commissioners of Lycoming County, Pennsylvania, and their successors in office, to construct a bridge across the West Branch of the Susquehanna River, from the borough of Montgomery, Lycoming County, Pennsylvania, to Muncy Creek Township, Lycoming County, Pennsylvania. Aug 11, 1916 PDF, 186KB
Chapter 329 An Act To authorize the commissioners of Northumberland and Union Counties, in Pennslvania, their successors in office, to construct a bridge across the West Branch of the Susquehanna River from the borough of Watsontown, Northumberland County, Pennsylvania, to White Deer Township, Union County, Pennsylvania. Aug 11, 1916 PDF, 96KB
Chapter 330 An Act Granting the consent of Congress to Crisp County, Georgia, to construct a bridge across Flint River, Georgia, between Crisp and Sumter Counties. Aug 11, 1916 PDF, 330KB
Chapter 331 An Act Granting the consent of Congress to Traill County, North Dakota, and to Polk County, Minnesota, to construct a bridge across the Red River of the North. Aug 11, 1916 PDF, 98KB
Chapter 332 An Act To amend an Act entitled "An Act to authorize the establishment of a Bureau of War Risk Insurance in the Treasury Department," approved September second, nineteen hundred and fourteen. Aug 11, 1916 PDF, 98KB
Chapter 333 Joint Resolution Providing for one year's extension of time to make installment payments for the land of the former Fort Niobrara Military Reservation, Nebraska. Aug 11, 1916 PDF, 103KB
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Chapter 342 An Act To exempt from taxation certain property of the Daughters of the American Revolution in Washington, District of Columbia. Aug 15, 1916 PDF, 202KB
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Chapter 345 An Act Adding certain lands to the Teton National Forest, Wyoming. Aug 16, 1916 PDF, 196KB
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Chapter 349 An Act For the relief of certain settlers under reclamation projects. Aug 17, 1916 PDF, 105KB
Chapter 350 An Act To extend temporarily the time for filing applications and fees and taking action in the United States Patent Office in favor of nations granting reciprocal rights to United States citizens. Aug 17, 1916 PDF, 105KB
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Chapter 359 An Act Authorizing the Secretary of War to grant the use of the Coos Head Military Reservation, in the State of Oregon, to the cities of Marshfield and North Bend, Oregon, both being municipal corporations, for park purposes. Aug 21, 1916 PDF, 193KB
Chapter 360 An Act Providing for the discovery, development, and protection of streams, springs, and water holes in the desert and arid public lands of the United States, for rendering the same more readily accessible, and for the establishment of and maintenance of signboards and monuments locating the same. Aug 21, 1916 PDF, 105KB
Chapter 361 An Act To open abandoned military reservations in the State of Nevada to homestead entry and desert-land entry, and to amend an Act entitled "An Act to open abandoned military reservations in the State of Nevada to homestead entry," approved October first, eighteen hundred and ninety. Aug 21, 1916 PDF, 99KB
Chapter 362 An Act To amend an Act approved May twenty-ninth, nineteen hundred and eight, entitled "An Act to amend an Act to authorize the Baltimore and Washington Transit Company, of Maryland, to enter the District of Columbia," approved June eighth, eighteen hundred and ninety-six. Aug 21, 1916 PDF, 107KB
Chapter 363 An Act To authorize the Secretary of the Interior to lease, for production of oil and gas, ceded lands of the Shoshone or Wind River Indian Reservation in the State of Wyoming. Aug 21, 1916 PDF, 197KB
Chapter 364 An Act To authorize the counties of Baldwin and Mobile, Alabama, their successors and assigns, to costruct, maintain, and operate a bridge across Spanish River at or near the junction of Raft and Spanish Rivers. Aug 21, 1916 PDF, 108KB
Chapter 365 An Act Authorizing the county of Gunnison, Colorado, to purchase certain public lands for public park purposes. Aug 21, 1916 PDF, 194KB
Chapter 366 An Act To appropriate money to build and maintain roads on the Spokane Indian Reservation. Aug 21, 1916 PDF, 97KB
Chapter 367 An Act To amend an Act entitled "An Act making appropriations to provide for the expenses of the government of the District of Columbia for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, nineteen hundred and fourteen, and for other purposes."  Aug 21, 1916 PDF, 97KB
Chapter 368 An Act To accept the cession by the State of Oregon of exclusive jurisdiction over the lands embraced within the Crater Lake National Park, and for other purposes. Aug 21, 1916 PDF, 387KB
Chapter 369 An Act Authorizing the Secretary of the Interior to transfer on certain conditions the south half of lot fourteen of the southeast quarter of section twenty-one, township one hundred and seven, range forty-eight, Moody County, South Dakota, to the city of Flandreau, to be used as a public park or playgrounds. Aug 21, 1916 PDF, 99KB
Chapter 370 An Act To ratify, approve, and confirm an Act duly enacted by the Legislature of the Territory of Hawaii, as amended by Congress, relating to the granting of a franchise for the purpose of manufacturing and supplying gas in the district of South Hilo, county of Hawaii, Territory of Hawaii. Aug 21, 1916 PDF, 412KB
Chapter 371 An Act Extending certain privileges of canal employees to other officials on the Canal Zone and authorizing the President to make rules and regulations affecting health, sanitation, quarantine, taxation, public roads, self-propelled vehicles, and police powers on the Canal Zone, and for other purposes, including provision as to certain fees, money orders, and interest deposits. Aug 21, 1916 PDF, 299KB
Chapter 372 An Act Granting the consent of Congress to Trumbull County, Ohio, to construct a bridge across the Mahoning River in the State of Ohio. Aug 21, 1916 PDF, 96KB
Chapter 373 Joint Resolution Authorizing the Postmaster General to provide the postmaster of Newark, New Jersey, with a special Dies and printing plates; Stamps and seals for the Newark two hundred and fiftieth anniversary celebration. Aug 21, 1916 PDF, 95KB
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Chapter 396 An Act To standardize lime barrels. Aug 23, 1916 PDF, 190KB
Chapter 397 An Act To repeal an Act approved March second, eighteen hundred and ninety-five, entitled "An Act to amend section three of An Act entitled 'An Act to regulate the liens of judgments and decrees of the courts of the United States,' approved August first, eighteen hundred and eighty-eight." Aug 23, 1916 PDF, 98KB
Chapter 398 An Act Granting to the city of Philadelphia, in the State of Pennsylvania, a right of way through the United States military reservation at Fort Mifflin, Pennsylvania. Aug 23, 1916 PDF, 202KB
Chapter 399 An Act To amend section thirty-three of an Act to codify, revise, and amend the laws relating to the judiciary, approved March third, nineteen hundred and eleven. Aug 23, 1916 PDF, 199KB
Chapter 400 An Act Permitting the Needles and Oatman Bridge Company to construct, maintain, and operate a bridge across the Colorado River between the States of California and Arizona. Aug 23, 1916 PDF, 97KB
Chapter 401 An Act Granting the consent of Congress to A.N. Alford to construct a bridge across the Savannah River. Aug 23, 1916 PDF, 100KB
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Chapter 404 Joint Resolution Providing for the relief of flood sufferers in the State of West Virginia. Aug 24, 1916 PDF, 100KB
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Chapter 407 An Act To authorize the maintenance and operation of dams across the Saint Croix River at Baileyville and Grand Falls, Maine. Aug 25, 1916 PDF, 101KB
Chapter 408 An Act To establish a National Park Service, and for other purposes. Aug 25, 1916 PDF, 207KB
Chapter 409 An Act Granting the consent of Congress to the board of county commissioners of the county of Hampden, in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, to construct a bridge across the Connecticut River between Springfield and West Springfield, in said county and Commonwealth. Aug 25, 1916 PDF, 107KB
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Chapter 412 An Act To amend an Act relating to the Public Utilities Commission of the District of Columbia, approved March fourth, nineteen hundred and thirteen. Aug 26, 1916 PDF, 102KB
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Chapter 414 An Act To authorize aids to navigation and for other works in the Lighthouse Service, and for other purposes. Aug 28, 1916 PDF, 269KB
Chapter 415 An Act Relating to bills of lading in interstate and foreign commerce. Aug 29, 1916 PDF, 792KB
Chapter 416 An Act To declare the purpose of the people of the United States as to the future political status of the people of the Philippine Islands, and to provide a more autonomous government for those islands. Aug 29, 1916 PDF, 1.16MB
Chapter 417 An Act Making appropriations for the naval service for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, nineteen hundred and seventeen, and for other purposes. Aug 29, 1916 PDF, 6.27KB
Chapter 418 An Act Making appropriations for the support of the Army for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, nineteen hundred and seventeen, and for other purposes. Aug 29, 1916 PDF, 4.90MB
Chapter 419 An Act To provide for the maintenance of a training camp on the military reservation of Fort Douglas, Utah. Aug 29, 1916 PDF, 94KB
Chapter 420 Joint Resolution Extending the provisions of the Act approved June sixteenth, eighteen hundred and ninety-eight. Aug 29, 1916 PDF, 99KB
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Chapter 422 An Act Granting the consent of Congress to the city of Youngstown, Ohio, to construct a bridge across the Mahoning River in the State of Ohio. Aug 30, 1916 PDF, 94KB
Chapter 423 An Act For erecting a suitable memorial to John Ericsson. Aug 31, 1916 PDF, 188KB
Chapter 424 An Act To amend the Act of March twenty-second, nineteen hundred and six, entitled "An Act to authorize the sale and disposition of surplus or unallotted lands of the diminished Colville Indian Reservation, in the State of Washington, and for other purposes." Aug 31, 1916 PDF, 103KB
Chapter 425 An Act To amend an Act entitled "An Act to provide for the payment of drainage assessments on Indian lands in Oklahoma." Aug 31, 1916 PDF, 99KB
Chapter 426 An Act To fix standards for Climax baskets for grapes and other fruits and vegetables, and to fix standards for baskets and other containers for small fruits, berries, and vegetables, and for other purposes. Aug 31, 1916 PDF, 193KB
Chapter 427 Joint Resolution Extending until April fifteenth, nineteen hundred and seventeen, the effective date of section ten of the Act entitled "An Act to supplement existing laws against unlawful restraints and monopolies, and for other purposes," approved October fifteenth, nineteen hundred and fourteen. Aug 31, 1916 PDF, 102KB
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Chapter 432 An Act To prevent interstate commerce in the products of child labor, and for other purposes. Sep 01, 1916 PDF, 210KB
Chapter 433 An Act Making appropriations to provide for the expenses of the government of the District of Columbia for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, nineteen hundred and seventeen, and for other purposes. Sep 01, 1916 PDF, 4.21MB
Chapter 434 An Act To amend an Act entitled "An Act to provide for the appointment of a district judge, district attorney, and marshal for the western district of South Carolina, and for other purposes," approved March third, nineteen hundred and fifteen, so as to provide for terms of the district court to be held at Anderson, South Carolina. Sep 01, 1916 PDF, 100KB
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Chapter 436 An Act To establish an eight-hour day for employees of carriers engaged in interstate and foreign commerce, and for other purposes. Sep 03, 1916 PDF, 196KB
Chapter 437 An Act To amend sections five and six of an Act entitled "An Act to authorize the drainage of certain lands in the State of Minnesota," approved May twentieth, nineteen hundred and eight. Sep 05, 1916 PDF, 203KB
Chapter 438 An Act Authorizing the Kansas City and Memphis Railway and Bridge Company to make settlement with Crittenden County, Arkansas, and for other purposes. Sep 05, 1916 PDF, 197KB
Chapter 439 An Act To authorize the county commissioners of Aitkin County, Minnesota, and the town board of Logan Township, in said county and said State, to construct a bridge across the Mississippi River on the line between sections twenty-six and twenty-seven, township forty-nine north, range twenty-five west, fourth principal meridian. Sep 05, 1916 PDF, 99KB
Chapter 440 An Act To amend an Act entitled "An Act to provide for an enlarged homestead," approved June seventeenth, nineteen hundred and ten. Sep 05, 1916 PDF, 191KB
Chapter 441 Joint Resolution Proposing to amend section twenty-nine hundred and seventy-one of the Revised Statutes of the United States. Sep 05, 1916 PDF, 100KB
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Chapter 447 An Act To amend section eighty-two, chapter two hundred and thirty-one, of the Act to codify, revise, and amend the laws relating to the judiciary. Sep 06, 1916 PDF, 194KB
Chapter 448 An Act To amend the Judicial Code; to fix the time when the annual term of the Supreme Court shall commence; and further to define the jurisdictions of that court. Sep 06, 1916 PDF, 297KB
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Chapter 450 An Act Authorizing and directing the Secretary of the Treasury to extend the time of payment of the amount due the Government by the city of Augusta, Georgia. Sep 07, 1916 PDF, 99KB
Chapter 451 An Act To establish a United States Shipping Board for the purpose of encouraging, developing, and creating a naval auxiliary and naval reserve and a merchant marine to meet the requirements of the commerce of the United States with its Territories and possessions and with foreign countries; to regulate carriers by water engaged in the foreign and interstate commerce of the United States; and for other purposes. Sep 07, 1916 PDF, 1.07MB
Chapter 452 An Act To amend the Act of February eleventh, nineteen hundred and fifteen (Thirty-eighth Statutes at Large, page eight hundred and seven), providing for the opening of the Fort Assinniboine Military Reservation. Sep 07, 1916 PDF, 202KB
Chapter 453 An Act To amend subsection eleven of section thirty-two hundred and forty-four, Revised Statutes. Sep 07, 1916 PDF, 100KB
Chapter 454 An Act Providing for the sale at public auction of all unsold suburban lots not reserved for public purposes in the Government town site of Port Angeles, Washington, and for the issuance of patents for those previously sold under the Act of May second, nineteen hundred and six, on the payment of the price at which the said lots were reappraised under said Act without further condition of delay. Sep 07, 1916 PDF, 191KB
Chapter 455 An Act Providing that Indian schools may be maintained without restriction as to annual rate of expenditure per pupil. Sep 07, 1916 PDF, 104KB
Chapter 456 An Act To authorize the incorporated town of Juneau, Alaska, to issue bonds for the construction and equipment of schools therein, and for other purposes. Sep 07, 1916 PDF, 198KB
Chapter 457 An Act Authorizing the purchase of a site and the erection of a public building thereon at Madison, Wisconsin, and for other purposes. Sep 07, 1916 PDF, 107KB
Chapter 458 An Act To provide compensation for employees of the United States suffering injuries while in the performance of their duties, and for other purposes. Sep 07, 1916 PDF, 903KB
Chapter 459 An Act Granting the consent of Congress to W.H. Crosby; W.H. Andrews; E.G. Connette; Daniel Good; Henry May; Robert C. Gaupp; Edward Kener, junior; William F. MacGlashan; Eugene L. Falk; John W. Robinson; John M. Willys; Oliver Cabana, junior; Conrad E. Wettlaufer; H.A. Hurt; George J. Meyer; Myron S. Hall; John Lord O'Brian; Frank S. McGraw; and William A. Morgan to construct a bridge across Niagara River within or near the city limits of Buffalo, and for other purposes. Sep 07, 1916 PDF, 92KB
Chapter 460 An Act To authorize the county of Luzerne, State of Pennsylvania, to construct a bridge across the North Branch of the Susquehanna River from the city of Wilkes-Barre, county of Luzerne, Pennsylvania, to the borough of Dorranceton, county of Luzerne, Pennsylvania. Sep 07, 1916 PDF, 92KB
Chapter 461 An Act To amend certain sections of the Act entitled "Federal reserve Act," approved December twenty-third, nineteen hundred and thirteen. Sep 07, 1916 PDF, 508KB
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Chapter 463 An Act To increase the revenue, and for other purposes. Sep 08, 1916 PDF, 4.40MB
Chapter 464 An Act Making appropriations to supply deficiencies in appropriations for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, nineteen hundred and sixteen, and prior fiscal years, and for other purposes. Sep 08, 1916 PDF, 2.40KB
Chapter 465 An Act Extending the time for the completion of the bridge across the Mississippi River at Memphis, Tennessee, authorized by an Act entitled "An Act to amend an Act approved July twentieth, nineteen hundred and twelve, entitled 'An Act to authorize the Arkansas and Memphis Railway Bridge and Terminal Company to construct, maintain, and operate a bridge across the Mississippi River,' " approved August twenty-third, nineteen hundred and twelve. Sep 08, 1916 PDF, 187KB
Chapter 466 An Act Authorizing the Secretary of War to make certain donations of condemned cannon and cannon balls. Sep 08, 1916 PDF, 1.15MB
Chapter 467 An Act To make available a portion of appropriation for the immigration station at Baltimore, Maryland, for such counters, booths, screens, railings, seats, bunks, kitchen and laundry equipment, and so forth, as necessary in connection with said station. Sep 08, 1916 PDF, 99KB
Chapter 468 An Act Making appropriation for the preservation, improvement, and perpetual care of Huron Cemetery, a burial place of the Wyandotte Indians, in the city of Kansas City, Kansas. Sep 08, 1916 PDF, 99KB
Chapter 469 An Act To reserve certain lands and make them a part of the Pike National Forest. Sep 08, 1916 PDF, 98KB
Chapter 470 An Act To amend an Act entitled "An Act to increase the pensions of widows, minor children, and so forth, of deceased soldiers and sailors of the late Civil War, the War with Mexico, the various Indian wars, and so forth, and to grant a pension to certain widows of the deceased soldiers and sailors of the late Civil War," approved April nineteenth, nineteen hundred and eight, and for other purposes. Sep 08, 1916 PDF, 292KB
Chapter 471 An Act To consolidate certain forest lands in the Oregon National Forest, in the State of Oregon. Sep 08, 1916 PDF, 95KB
Chapter 472 An Act To authorize the Secretary of the Interior to issue a patent in fee simple to the district school board numbered one hundred and twelve, of White Earth Village, Becker County, Minnesota, for a certain tract of land upon payment therefor to the United States in trust for the Chippewa Indians of Minnesota. Sep 08, 1916 PDF, 102KB
Chapter 473 An Act To prevent fraud at public auctions in the District of Columbia. Sep 08, 1916 PDF, 279KB
Chapter 474 An Act Authorizing the addition of certain lands to the Colorado and Pike National Forests, Colorado. Sep 08, 1916 PDF, 266KB
Chapter 475 An Act To provide for holding sessions of the United States district court in the district of Maine and for dividing said district into divisions, and providing for offices of the clerk and marshal of said district to be maintained in each of said divisions, and for the appointment of a field deputy marshal in the division in which the marshal does not reside. Sep 08, 1916 PDF, 291KB
Chapter 476 An Act Authorizing an adjustment of the boundaries of the Whitman National Forest, in the State of Oregon, and for other purposes. Sep 08, 1916 PDF, 99KB
Chapter 477 An Act Authorizing the Secretary of the Interior to sell the unsold and unappropriated portions of lands within the town site of Newell, South Dakota, and for other purposes. Sep 08, 1916 PDF, 191KB
Chapter 478 Joint Resolution Interpreting section fifty of the Act of June third, nineteen hundred and sixteen, for making further and more effectual provision for the national defense, and for other purposes. Sep 08, 1916 PDF, 95KB
Chapter 479 Joint Resolution Authorizing the payment of September salaries to officers and employees of the Senate and House of Representatives on the day of adjournment of the present session. Sep 08, 1916 PDF, 95KB
Chapter 480 Joint Resolution Authorizing the Postmaster General to provide the postmaster of Gulfport, Mississippi, with a special Dies and printing plates; Stamps and seals for the Mississippi Centennial Exposition celebration. Sep 08, 1916 PDF, 191KB
Chapter 481 Joint Resolution Authorizing the transfer of the Government exhibit, or such portion thereof as the President may determine is advisable, now at the Panama-California International Exposition at San Diego, California, to the Mississippi Centennial Exposition at Gulfport, Mississippi. Sep 08, 1916 PDF, 130KB

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Session 2

Chapter 1 Private Law    
Chapter 2 Joint Resolution Authorizing and directing the Department of Labor to make an inquiry into the cost of living in the District of Columbia and to report thereon to Congress as early as possible. Dec 20, 1916 PDF, 80KB
Chapter 3 An Act Authorizing the Commissioner of Navigation to cause the sailing vessel Golden Gate to be registered as a vessel of the United States. Dec 21, 1916 PDF, 80KB
Chapter 4 An Act Granting to the Saint Louis, Iron Mountain and Southern Railway Company, and to the Anheuser-Busch Brewing Association, and to the Manufacturers' Railway Company permission to transfer certain rights of easement for railway purposes heretofore granted by the United States to the Saint Louis and Iron Mountain Railroad Company and to the Anheuser-Busch Brewing Association, respectively. Dec 21, 1916 PDF, 269KB
Chapter 5 An Act Making appropriations to supply urgent deficiencies in appropriations for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, nineteen hundred and seventeen, and for other purposes. Dec 22, 1916 PDF, 260KB
Chapter 6 Joint Resolution Authorizing payment of the salaries of officers and employees of Congress for December, nineteen hundred and sixteen. Dec 22, 1916 PDF, 97KB
Chapter 7 An Act Extending the time for completion of the bridge across the Delaware River, authorized by an Act entitled "An Act to authorize the Pennsylvania Railroad Company and the Pennsylvania and Newark Railroad Company, or their successors, to construct, maintain, and operate a bridge across the Delaware River," approved the twenty-fourth day of August, nineteen hundred and twelve. Dec 27, 1916 PDF, 93KB
Chapter 8 Joint Resolution Authorizing the Postmaster General to provide the postmaster of Springfield, Illinois, with a special Dies and printing plates; Stamps and seals for the one hundredth anniversary of the admission of the State of Illinois into the Federal Union. Dec 27, 1916 PDF, 184KB
Chapter 9 An Act To provide for stock-raising homesteads, and for other purposes. Dec 29, 1916 PDF, 391KB
Chapter 10 An Act Providing for the taxation of the lands of the Winnebago Indians and the Omaha Indians in the State of Nebraska. Dec 30, 1916 PDF, 188KB
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Chapter 12 Joint Resolution Authorizing the Secretary of the Interior to extend the time for payment of the deferred installments due on the purchase of tracts of the surface of the segregated coal and asphalt lands of the Choctaw and Chickasaw Tribes in Oklahoma. Jan 11, 1917 PDF, 96KB
Chapter 13 Joint Resolution Providing for the filling of a vacancy in the Board of Regents of the Smithsonian Institution, in the class other than Members of Congress. Jan 15, 1917 PDF, 95KB
Chapter 14 Joint Resolution To continue and extend the time for making report of the joint subcommittee appointed under a joint resolution entitled "Joint Resolution creating a joint subcommittee from the membership of the Senate Committee on Interstate Commerce and the House Committee on Interstate and Foreign Commerce to investigate the conditions relating to interstate and foreign commerce, and the necessity of further legislation relating thereto, and defining the powers and duties of such subcommittee," approved July twentieth, nineteen hundred and sixteen, and providing for the filling of vacancies in said subcommittee. Jan 15, 1917 PDF, 187KB
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Chapter 16 An Act Providing for the continuance of the Osage Indian School, Oklahoma, for a period of one year from January first, nineteen hundred and seventeen. Jan 18, 1917 PDF, 98KB
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Chapter 18 Joint Resolution Authorizing the Secretary of War to issue temporary permits for additional diversions of water from the Niagara River. Jan 19, 1917 PDF, 185KB
Chapter 19 Joint Resolution Providing for the filling of a vacancy which will occur March first, nineteen hundred and seventeen, in the Board of Regents of the Smithsonian Institution, of the class other than Members of Congress. Jan 19, 1917 PDF, 95KB
Chapter 20 An Act To provide for an auxiliary reclamation project in connection with the Yuma project, Arizona. Jan 25, 1917 PDF, 279KB
Chapter 21 An Act To permit the Denison Coal Company to relinquish certain lands embraced in its Chocktaw and Chickasaw coal lease and to include within said lease other lands within the segregated coal area. Jan 25, 1917 PDF, 186KB
Chapter 22 An Act Authorizing the Western New York and Pennsylvania Railway Company to reconstruct, maintain, and operate a bridge across the Allegheny River, in the borough of Warren and township of Pleasant, Warren County, Pennsylvania. Jan 27, 1917 PDF, 96KB
Chapter 23 An Act Authorizing the Western New York and Pennsylvania Railway Company to reconstruct, maintain, and operate a bridge across the Allegheny River, in Glade and Kinzua Townships, Warren County, Pennsylvania. Jan 27, 1917 PDF, 96KB
Chapter 24 An Act Authorizing the Delaware Railroad Company to construct, maintain, and operate a bridge across the Nanticoke River at Seaford, Sussex County, Delaware. Jan 30, 1917 PDF, 96KB
Chapter 25 An Act To authorize the United New Jersey Railroad and Canal Company, and such other corporation or individuals as may be associated with it, to construct a bridge across the portion of the Delaware River between the mainland of the county of Camden and State of New Jersey, and Petty Island in said county and State. Jan 30, 1917 PDF, 97KB
Chapter 26 An Act To provide for the care and treatment of persons afflicted with leprosy and to prevent the spread of leprosy in the United States. Feb 03, 1917 PDF, 194KB
Chapter 27 An Act To amend section two hundred and seventy-six of an Act entitled "An Act to codify, revise, and amend the laws relating to the judiciary," approved March third, nineteen hundred and eleven. Feb 03, 1917 PDF, 187KB
Chapter 28 Joint Resolution To enable the Secretary of the Senate and the Clerk of the House of Representatives to pay the necessary expenses of the inaugural ceremonies of the President of the United States on March fifth, nineteen hundred and seventeen. Feb 03, 1917 PDF, 100KB
Chapter 29 An Act To regulate the immigration of aliens to, and the residence of aliens in, the United States. Feb 05, 1917 PDF, KB
Chapter 30 An Act Authorizing the Western New York and Pennsylvania Railway Company to reconstruct, maintain, and operate a bridge across the Allegheny River, in the town of Allegany, county of Cattaraugus, New York. Feb 06, 1917 PDF, 83KB
Chapter 31 An Act Granting the consent of Congress to Washington-Newport News Short Line, a corporation, to construct a bridge across the Potomac River. Feb 06, 1917 PDF, 103KB
Chapter 32 Joint Resolution To provide for the maintenance of public order and the protection of life and property in connection with the presidential inaugural ceremonies in nineteen hundred and seventeen. Feb 06, 1917 PDF, 98KB
Chapter 33 An Act To place Bernard A.Schaaf on the retired list of the Army. Feb 08, 1917 PDF, 99KB
Chapter 34 An Act To prevent and punish the desecration, mutilation, or improper use, within the District of Columbia, of the flag of the United States of America. Feb 08, 1917 PDF, 99KB
Chapter 35 An Act To authorize the sale of school property in the city of Denver, Colorado, and for other purposes. Feb 08, 1917 PDF, 190KB
Chapter 36 An Act Authorizing the acceptance by the United States Government from the Kenesaw Memorial Association of Illinois of a proposed gift of land on the Kenesaw battle field in the State of Georgia. Feb 08, 1917 PDF, 100KB
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Chapter 49 Joint Resolution Authorizing the granting of permits to the committee on inaugural ceremonies on the occasion of the inauguration of the President elect in March, nineteen hundred and seventeen, and so forth. Feb 09, 1917 PDF, 297KB
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Chapter 53 An Act To prohibit the manufacture or sale of alcoholic liquors in the Territory of Alaska, and for other purposes. Feb 14, 1917 PDF, 668KB
Chapter 54 An Act Making appropriations for fortifications and other works of defense, for the armament thereof, for the procurement of heavy ordnance for trial and service, and for other purposes. Feb 14, 1917 PDF, 526KB
Chapter 55 An Act Authorizing the Commissioner of Navigation to cause the steamship Republic to be enrolled and licensed as a vessel of the United States. Feb 14, 1917 PDF, 99KB
Chapter 56 An Act To authorize the change of name of the steamer Frank H. Peavey to William A. Reiss. Feb 14, 1917 PDF, 104KB
Chapter 57 An Act To authorize the change of name of the steamer Frank T. Heffelfinger to Clemens A. Reiss. Feb 14, 1917 PDF, 174KB
Chapter 58 An Act To authorize the change of name of the steamer George W. Peavey to Richard J. Reiss. Feb 14, 1917 PDF, 88KB
Chapter 59 An Act To authorize the change of name of the steamer Frederick B. Wells to Otto M. Reiss. Feb 14, 1917 PDF, 88KB
Chapter 60 An Act Authorizing the city of Salida, Colorado, to purchase certain public lands for public park purposes. Feb 14, 1917 PDF, 179KB
Chapter 61 An Act To add certain lands to the Rocky Mountain National Park, Colorado. Feb 14, 1917 PDF, 184KB
Chapter 62 An Act For the relief of mail contractors. Feb 14, 1917 PDF, 189KB
Chapter 63 An Act To amend section forty-four hundred and sixty-four of the Revised Statutes of the United States, relating to number of passengers to be stated in certificates of inspection of passenger vessels, and section forty-four hundred and sixty-five of the Revised Statutes of the United States, prescribing penalty for carrying excessive number of passengers on passenger vessels, and section forty-four hundred and sixty-six of the Reivsed Statutes of the United States, relating to special permits for excursions on passenger steamers. Feb 14, 1917 PDF, 173KB
Chapter 64 An Act To punish persons who make threats against the President of the United States. Feb 14, 1917 PDF, 80KB
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Chapter 69 An Act Granting to the city and county of San Francisco, State of California; a right of way for a storm-water relief sewer through a portion of the Presidio of San Francisco Military Reservation. Feb 15, 1917 PDF, 81KB
Chapter 70 An Act To repeal an Act entitled "An Act granting to the city of Twin Falls, Idaho, certain lands for reservoir purposes," approved June seventh, nineteen hundred and twelve, and to revoke the grant made thereby. Feb 15, 1917 PDF, 80KB
Chapter 71 An Act To amend section one of the Act of August ninth, nineteen hundred and twelve, providing for patents on reclamation entries, and for other purposes. Feb 15, 1917 PDF, 85KB
Chapter 72 An Act To authorize the construction, maintenance, and operation of a wagon bridge across the Saint Francis River at a point one-half mile northwest of Parkin, Cross County, Arkansas. Feb 15, 1917 PDF, 85KB
Chapter 73 An Act To authorize the construction and maintenance of a bridge across the Saint Francis River at or near intersections thirteen, fourteen, twenty-three, and twenty-four, township fifteen north, range six east, in Craigshead County, Arkansas. Feb 15, 1917 PDF, 85KB
Chapter 74 An Act To grant to the Mahoning and Shenango Railway and Light Company, its successors and assigns, the right to construct, complete, maintain, and operate a combination dam and bridge, and approaches thereto, across  the Mahoning River, near the borough of Lowellville, in the County of Mahoning and State of Ohio. Feb 15, 1917 PDF, 88KB
Chapter 75 An Act Authorizing the County of Beltrami, Minnesota, to construct a bridge across the Mississippi River in said county. Feb 15, 1917 PDF, 88KB
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Chapter 84 An Act To define the rights and privileges of the trustees of municipally owned interstate railways and construing the Act to regulate commerce with reference thereto. Feb 17, 1917 PDF, 97KB
Chapter 85 An Act Adding certain lands to the Missoula National Forest, Montana. Feb 17, 1917 PDF, 96KB
Chapter 86 An Act For the relief of Aquila Nebeker. Feb 17, 1917 PDF, 181KB
Chapter 87 An Act Providing when patents shall issue to the purchaser or heirs on certain lands in the State of Oregon. Feb 17, 1917 PDF, 92KB
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Chapter 90 Private Law    
Chapter 91 An Act Granting the consent of Congress to the village of Fox Lake, in the county of Lake, State of Illinois, to construct a bridge across both arms of the Fox River where it connects Pistakee Lake and Nippersink Lake, at a point suitable to the interests of navigation, in the county of Lake, State of Illinois. Feb 19, 1917 PDF, 93KB
Chapter 92 An Act Granting the consent of Congress to the county commissioners of Polk County, Minnesota, and Grand Forks County, North Dakota, to construct a bridge across Red River of the North on the boundary line between said States. Feb 19, 1917 PDF, 91KB
Chapter 93 An Act Granting the consent of Congress to the county of Montgomery, in the State of Tennessee, to construct a bridge across the Cumberland River. Feb 19, 1917 PDF, 91KB
Chapter 94 An Act Granting the consent of Congress to the county of Montgomery, in the State of Tennessee, to construct a bridge across the Cumberland River. Feb 19, 1917 PDF, 96KB
Chapter 95 An Act Granting the consent of Congress to Kratka Township, Pennington County, Minnesota, to construct a bridge across Red Lake River. Feb 19, 1917 PDF, 88KB
Chapter 96 An Act Granting the consent of Congress to the county commissioners of Decatur County, Georgia, to reconstruct a bridge across the Flint River at Bainbridge, Georgia. Feb 19, 1917 PDF, 88KB
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Chapter 98 An Act To allow additional entries under the enlarged homestead Act. Feb 20, 1917 PDF, 87KB
Chapter 99 An Act To donate to the city of Saint Augustine, Florida, for park purposes, the tract of land known as the powder-house lot. Feb 20, 1917 PDF, 89KB
Chapter 100 An Act To construct a bridge in San Juan County, State of New Mexico. Feb 20, 1917 PDF, 89KB
Chapter 101 An Act To restore homestead rights in certain cases. Feb 20, 1917 PDF, 93KB
Chapter 102 An Act To amend an Act entitled "An Act to codify, revise, and amend the laws relating to the judiciary."  Feb 20, 1917 PDF, 100KB
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Chapter 108 An Act Granting the consent of Congress to the Conway County Bridge District to construct, maintain, and operate a bridge across the Arkansas River, in the State of Arkansas. Feb 21, 1917 PDF, 101KB
Chapter 109 An Act Authorizing the Secretary of Commerce to permit the construction of a public highway through the fish-cultural station in Unicoi County, Tennessee. Feb 21, 1917 PDF, 93KB
Chapter 110 An Act Authorizing the construction of a bridge across the Tallapoosa River, separating the counties of Montgomery and Elmore, in the State of Alabama, at a point somewhere between Judkin Ferry and Hughes Ferry. Feb 21, 1917 PDF, 93KB
Chapter 111 An Act Granting the consent of Congress to the police jury of Rapides Parish, Louisiana, to construct a bridge across Red River at or near Boyce, Louisiana. Feb 21, 1917 PDF, 93KB
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Chapter 113 An Act Authorizing insurance companies and fraternal beneficiary societies to file bills of interpleader. Feb 22, 1917 PDF, 105KB
Chapter 114 An Act To provide for the promotion of vocational education; to provide for cooperation with the States in the promotion of such education in agriculture and the trades and industries; to provide for cooperation with the States in the preparation of treachers of vocational subjects; and to appropriate money and regulate its expenditure. Feb 23, 1917 PDF, 793KB
Chapter 115 An Act To punish persons who make false representations to settlers and others pertaining to the public lands of the United States. Feb 23, 1917 PDF, 96KB
Chapter 116 An Act Authorizing transfer of certain retired Army officers to the active list. Feb 23, 1917 PDF, 99KB
Chapter 117 An Act Authorizing a further extension of time to purchasers of land in the former Cheyene and Arapahoe Indian Reservation, Oklahoma, within which to make a payment. Feb 23, 1917 PDF, 100KB
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Chapter 119 An Act To declare Ollala Slough in Lincoln County, Oregon, nonnavigable. Feb 26, 1917 PDF, 186KB
Chapter 120 An Act To provide for an additional judge in the State of Texas. Feb 26, 1917 PDF, 94KB
Chapter 121  An Act To establish the Mount McKinley National Park, in the Territory of Alaska. Feb 26, 1917 PDF, 186KB
Chapter 122 An Act To create a new division of the northern judicial district of Texas, and to provide for terms of court at Wichita Falls, Texas, and for a clerk for said court, and for other purposes. Feb 26, 1917 PDF, 90KB
Chapter 123 An Act Authorizing the Secretary of the Interior to sell and convey to the Great Northern Railway Company certain lands in the State of Montana for division terminal yards and other railway purposes, and for other purposes. Feb 26, 1917 PDF, 203KB
Chapter 124 An Act Providing for the extension of time for the reclamation of certain lands in the State of Oregon under the Carey Act. Feb 26, 1917 PDF, 101KB
Chapter 125 An Act To amend the first and seventh paragraphs of section forty-four hundred and fourteen of the Revised Statutes of the United States, as amended by the Act of April ninth, nineteen hundred and six. Feb 26, 1917 PDF, 101KB
Chapter 126 Joint Resolution Giving authority to the Commissioners of the District of Columbia to make special regulations for the occasion of the reunion of the Confederate Veterans' Association, to be held in the District of Columbia in the year nineteen hundred and seventeen, and for other purposes incident to said encampment. Feb 26, 1917 PDF, 293KB
Chapter 127 Joint Resolution Authorizing the removal of the statue of Admiral Dupont in Dupont Circle in the city of Washington, District of Columbia, and the erection of a memorial to Admiral Dupont in place thereof. Feb 26, 1917 PDF, 97KB
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Chapter 133 An Act To authorize agricultural entries on surplus coal lands in Indian reservations. Feb 27, 1917 PDF, 191KB
Chapter 134 An Act Relating to desert-land entries. Feb 27, 1917 PDF, 91KB
Chapter 135 An Act For the relief of settlers on unsurveyed railroad lands. Feb 27, 1917 PDF, 97KB
Chapter 136 An Act To authorize the change of name of the steamer Charles L. Hutchinson to Fayette Brown. Feb 27, 1917 PDF, 91KB
Chapter 137 An Act To amend section six of the Act entitled "An Act to incorporate the American National Red Cross," approved January fifth, nineteen hundred and five. Feb 27, 1917 PDF, 178KB
Chapter 138 An Act To authorize the construction, maintenance, and operation of a bridge across the Saint Francis River at or near Parkin, Arkansas. Feb 27, 1917 PDF, 89KB
Chapter 139 An Act Permitting the building of a railroad bridge across the Mississippi River at Bemidji, in the State of Minnesota. Feb 27, 1917 PDF, 90KB
Chapter 140 An Act To amend the public-building Act approved March fourth, nineteen hundred and thirteen, authorizing the acquisition of a suitable site for a public building at Pittston, Pennsylvania. Feb 27, 1917 PDF, 89KB
Chapter 141 An Act Granting the consent of Congress to the County of Pearl River, Mississippi, and the fourth ward of the Parish of Washington, Louisiana, to construct a bridge across Pearl River, between Pearl River County, Mississippi, and Washington Parish, Louisiana. Feb 27, 1917 PDF, 107KB
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Chapter 144 An Act To provide for the control of the floods of the Mississippi River and of the Sacramento River, California, and for other purposes. Mar 01, 1917 PDF, 388KB
Chapter 145 An Act To provide a civil government for Porto Rico, and for other purposes. Mar 02, 1917 PDF, 1.73MB
Chapter 146 An Act Making appropriations for the current and contingent expenses of the Bureau of Indians Affairs, for fulfilling treaty stipulations with various Indian tribes, and for other purposes, for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, nineteen hundred and eighteen. Mar 02, 1917 PDF, 2.38MB
Chapter 147 An Act To authorize the sale of certain lands at or near Belton, Montana, for hotel purposes. Mar 02, 1917 PDF, 107KB
Chapter 148 An Act Providing additional time for the payment of purchase money under homestead entries of lands within the former Fort Peck Indian Reservation, Montana. Mar 02, 1917 PDF, 195KB
Chapter 149 An Act To validate a patent to certain lands heretofore issued to the State of Florida, to allow the said State to claim certain other lands, and for other purposes. Mar 02, 1917 PDF, 96KB
Chapter 150 An Act To amend section six of an Act to expedite the settlement of title to lands in the State of California. Mar 02, 1917 PDF, 183KB
Chapter 151 An Act Granting the consent of Congress to the city of Fort Atkinson, in Jefferson County, Wisconsin, for the construction of a bridge across the Rock River. Mar 02, 1917 PDF, 95KB
Chapter 152 An Act To establish a national military park at the battle field of Guilford Courthouse. Mar 02, 1917 PDF, 288KB
Chapter 153 An Act To amend section seventeen of the United States bankruptcy law of July first, eighteen hundred and ninety-eight, and amendments thereto of February fifth, nineteen hundred and three. Mar 02, 1917 PDF, 85KB
Chapter 154 Joint Resolution Requesting the President of the United States to designate and appoint a day on which funds may be raised for the relief of the Ruthenians (Ukrainians). Mar 02, 1917 PDF, 85KB
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Chapter 159 An Act To provide increased revenue to defray the expenses of the increased appropriations for the Army and Navy and the extensions of fortifications, and for other purposes. Mar 03, 1917 PDF, 478KB
Chapter 160 An Act Making appropriations to provide for the expenses of the government of the District of Columbia for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, nineteen hundred and eighteen, and for other purposes. Mar 03, 1917 PDF, 3.93MB
Chapter 161 An Act Making appropriations for the Diplomatic and Consular Service for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, nineteen hundred and eighteen. Mar 03, 1917 PDF, 977KB
Chapter 162 An Act Making appropriations for the service of the Post Office Department for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, nineteen hundred and eighteen, and for other purposes. Mar 03, 1917 PDF, 1.10MB
Chapter 163 An Act Making appropriations for the legislative, executive, and judicial expenses of the Government for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, nineteen hundred and eighteen, and for other purposes. Mar 03, 1917 PDF, 4.95KB
Chapter 164 An Act To authorize an exchange of lands with owners of private holdings within the Glacier National Park. Mar 03, 1917 PDF, 112KB
Chapter 165 An Act To prevent the manufacture and sale of alcoholic liquors in the District of Columbia, and for other purposes. Mar 03, 1917 PDF, 791KB
Chapter 166 An Act Authorizing the granting of patent to certain lands adjacent to the agricultural experimental station at Scottsbluff, Nebraska, to the regents of the University of the State of Nebraska for dry-land agriculture experimental purposes. Mar 03, 1917 PDF, 103KB
Chapter 167 An Act To authorize the Legislature of Alaska to establish and maintain schools, and for other purposes. Mar 03, 1917 PDF, 89KB
Chapter 168 An Act To amend an Act entitled "An Act to provide for the disposal of certain lands in the Fort Berthold Indian Reservation, North Dakota," approved August third, nineteen hundred and fourteen. Mar 03, 1917 PDF, 84KB
Chapter 169 An Act To amend an Act entitled "An Act to authorize the establishment of a Bureau of War-Risk Insurance in the Treasury Department," approved September second, nineteen hundred and fourteen. Mar 03, 1917 PDF, 84KB
Chapter 170 An Act Making appropriations for the payment of invalid and other pensions of the United States for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, nineteen hundred and eighteen, and for other purposes. Mar 03, 1917 PDF, 109KB
Chapter 171 An Act To provide a temporary government for the West Indian Islands acquired by the United States from Denmark by the convention entered into between said countries on the fourth day of August, nineteen hundred and sixteen, and ratified by the Senate of the United States on the seventh day of September, nineteen hundred and sixteen, and for other purposes. Mar 03, 1917 PDF, 289KB
Chapter 172 Joint Resolution Authorizing the President to appoint delegates to attend the Tenth International Congress of the World's Purity Federation, to be held in the city of Louisville, State of Kentucky, November eighth to fourteenth, nineteen hundred and seventeen. Mar 03, 1917 PDF, 91KB
Chapter 173 Joint Resolution For the appointment of four members of the Board of Managers of the National Home for Disabled Volunteer Soldiers. Mar 03, 1917 PDF, 91KB
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Chapter 179 An Act Making appropriations for the Department of Agriculture for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, nineteen hundred and eighteen, and for other purposes. Mar 04, 1917 PDF, 3.32MB
Chapter 180 An Act Making appropriations for the naval service for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, nineteen hundred and eighteen, and for other purposes. Mar 04, 1917 PDF, 2.65MB
Chapter 181 An Act For the restoration of annuities to the Medawakanton and Wahpakoota (Santee) Sioux Indians, declared forfeited by the Act of February sixteenth, eighteen hundred and sixty-three. Mar 04, 1917 PDF, 202KB
Chapter 182 An Act For a public building at Paris, Texas. Mar 04, 1917 PDF, 102KB
Chapter 183 An Act For the enlargement of the post-office building in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Mar 04, 1917 PDF, 105KB
Chapter 184 An Act To amend the irrigation Act of March third, eighteen hundred and ninety-one (Twenty-sixth Statutes, page one thousand and ninety-five), section eighteen, and to amend section two of the Act of May eleventh, eighteen hundred and ninety-eight (Thirtieth Statutes, page four hundred and four). Mar 04, 1917 PDF, 186KB
Chapter 185 An Act To authorize the Secretary of the Treasury, in his discretion, to transfer and convey to the commissioners of Lincoln Park, of Chicago, Illinois, the riparian rights of the United States, as the owner of land fronting on Lake Michigan and occupied as the site of the United States marine hospital in Chicago, Illinois. Mar 04, 1917 PDF, 95KB
Chapter 186 An Act Authorizing the commissioners of the Red River Bridge District to construct a bridge across the Red River at or near Index, Texas. Mar 04, 1917 PDF, 94KB
Chapter 187 An Act To authorize the change of name of  the steamer Fred G. Hartwell to Harry W. Croft. Mar 04, 1917 PDF, 91KB
Chapter 188 An Act To authorize the change of name of the steamer Harry A. Berwind to Harvey H. Brown. Mar 04, 1917 PDF, 96KB
Chapter 189 An Act To pension the survivors of certain Indian wars from January first, eighteen hundred and fifty-nine, to January, eighteen hundred and ninety-one, inclusive, and for other purposes. Mar 04, 1917 PDF, 290KB
Chapter 190 Joint Resolution Extending until January eighth, nineteen hundred and eighteen, the effective date of section ten of the Act entitled "An Act to supplement existing laws against unlawful restraints and monopolies, and for other purposes," approved October fifteenth, nineteen hundred and fourteen. Mar 04, 1917 PDF, 88KB
Chapter 191 Joint Resolution To expedite the delivery of materials, equipment, and munitions, and to secure more expeditious construction of ships. Mar 04, 1917 PDF, 88KB
Chapter 192 Joint Resolution Providing that section five of an Act making appropriations for the service of the Post Office Department for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, nineteen hundred and eighteen, shall not be in effect until July first, nineteen hundred and seventeen. Mar 04, 1917 PDF, 52KB
Chapter 193 Joint Resolution Making appropriations for the construction and operation of railroads in the Territory of Alaska. Mar 04, 1917 PDF, 46KB

 

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