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Session 1 (1937)

Chapter 1 Joint Resolution To prohibit the exportation of arms, ammunition, and implements of war from the United States to Spain.  Jan. 8, 1937 PDF
Chapter 2 Joint Resolution To provide for the quartering, in certain public buildings in the District of Columbia, of troops participating in the inaugural ceremonies.
Jan. 14, 1937 PDF
Chapter 3 Private Law
Chapter 4 Joint Resolution To exempt from the tax on admissions amounts paid for admission tickets sold by authority of the Committee on Inaugural Ceremonies on the occasion of the inauguration of the President-elect in January 1937. Jan. 18, 1937 PDF
Chapter 5 An Act To extend the time within which the powers relating to the stabilization fund and alteration of the weight of the dollar may be exercised. Jan. 23, 1937 PDF
Chapter 6 An Act To continue the functions of the Reconstruction Finance Corporation, and for other purposes. Jan. 26, 1937 PDF
Chapter 7 An Act To provide for loans to farmers for crop production and harvesting during the year 1937, and for other purposes. Jan. 29, 1937 PDF
Chapter 8 Joint Resolution To create a joint congressional committee on Government organization. Feb. 3, 1937 PDF
Chapter 9 An Act Making appropriations to supply deficiencies in certain appropriations for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1937, and prior fiscal years, to provide supplemental appropriations for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1937, and for other purposes. Feb. 9, 1937 PDF
Chapter 10 An Act To provide for loans made necessary by floods or other catastrophes in the year 1937. Feb. 11, 1937 PDF
Chapter 11 Joint Resolution Authorizing the President to invite the Pan American Republics and the Dominion of Canada to participate in the proposed Greater Texas and Pan American Exposition. Feb. 12, 1937 PDF
Chapter 12 Joint Resolution To extend for a period of two years the guarantee by the United States of debentures issued by the Federal Housing Administrator. Feb. 19, 1937 PDF
Chapter 13 An Act To create the Capital Auditorium Commission. Feb. 20, 1937 PDF
Chapter 14 Private Law
Chapter 15 An Act Granting the consent of Congress to the county of Barry, State of Missouri, to construct, maintain, and operate a free highway bridge across the White River at or near Eagle Rock, Missouri. Feb. 24, 1937 PDF
Chapter 16 An Act To extend the time for completing the construction of a bridge across the Delaware River near Trenton, New Jersey. Feb. 24, 1937 PDF
Chapter 17 Joint Resolution To make funds available for health and sanitation activities in the areas recently stricken by floods. Feb. 24, 1937 PDF
Chapter 18 Joint Resolution Relating to the participation by the United States in the International Exposition of Paris, 1937. Feb. 25, 1937 PDF
Chapter 19 Joint Resolution To amend the Act entitled "An Act to levy an excise tax upon carriers and an income tax upon their employees, and for other purposes", approved August 29, 1935. Feb. 27, 1937 PDF
Chapter 20 An Act To extend the period during which direct obligations of the United States may be used as collateral security for Federal Reserve notes. Mar. 1, 1937 PDF
Chapter 21 An Act To provide for retirement of Justices of the Supreme Court. Mar. 1, 1937 PDF
Chapter 22 Joint Resolution To extend the authority of the President under section 350 of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended. Mar. 1, 1937 PDF
Chapter 23 Private Law
Chapter 24 Joint Resolution To authorize the Postmaster General to withhold the awarding of star-route contracts for a period of sixty days. Mar. 2, 1937 PDF
Chapter 25 An Act To extend the times for commencing and completing the construction of a free highway bridge across the Missouri River at or near Atchison, Kansas. Mar. 4, 1937 PDF
Chapter 26 An Act Authorizing the Secretary of the Navy to accept gifts and bequests for the benefit of the Office of Naval Records and Library, Navy Department. Mar. 4, 1937 PDF
Chapter 27 An Act To authorize the acceptance of certain lands in the city of San Diego, California, by the United States, and the transfer by the Secretary of the Navy of certain other lands to said city of San Diego. Mar. 4, 1937 PDF
Chapter 28 An Act To provide a preliminary examination and survey of the Snake River and tributaries in the States of Idaho, Washington, and Oregon, with a view to control of flood waters. Mar. 4, 1937 PDF
Chapter 29 An Act To authorize the purchase and distribution of products of the fishing industry. Mar. 5, 1937 PDF
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Chapter 32 An Act To extend the time for completing the construction of a bridge across the Columbia River near The Dallas, Oregon. Mar. 10, 1937 PDF
Chapter 33 An Act Granting the consent of Congress to the State of Alabama, or Etowah County, or both, to construct maintain, and operate a free highway bridge across the Coosa River at or near Gilberts Ferry in Etowah County, Alabama. Mar. 10, 1937 PDF
Chapter 34 An Act To extend the times for commencing and completing the construction of a bridge across the Savannah River at or near Lincolnton, Georgia. Mar. 10, 1937 PDF
Chapter 35 An Act To extend the times for commencing and completing the construction of a bridge across the Missouri River at or near Brownville, Nebraska. Mar. 10, 1937 PDF
Chapter 36 An Act Declaring Turtle Bay and Turtle Bayou, Chambers County, Texas, to be nonnavigable waterways. Mar. 10, 1937 PDF
Chapter 37 Private Law
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Chapter 39 Private Law
Chapter 40 Joint Resolution Authorizing the Commissioner of Internal Revenue to grant further extensions of time for filing returns under title III of the Revenue Act of 1936. Mar. 13, 1937 PDF
Chapter 41 Joint Resolution To aid in defraying the expenses of the International Labor Office incident to holding its Technical Tripartite Textile Conference. Mar. 15, 1937 PDF
Chapter 42 Private Law
Chapter 43 An Act To regulate the sales of goods in the District of Columbia. Mar. 17, 1937 PDF
Chapter 44 Private Law
Chapter 45 Private Law
Chapter 46 An Act To further extend the times for commencing and completing the construction of a bridge across the Missouri River at or near Garrison, North Dakota. Mar. 24, 1937 PDF
Chapter 47 An Act To further extend the times for commencing and completing the construction of a bridge across the Missouri River between the towns of Decatur, Nebraska, and Onawa, Iowa. Mar. 24, 1937 PDF
Chapter 48 An Act To further extend the times for commencing and completing the construction of a bridge across the Missouri River at or near the cities of South Sioux City, Nebraska, and Sioux City, Iowa. Mar. 24, 1937 PDF
Chapter 49 An Act To amend section 4551 of the Revised Statutes of the United States, as amended (U. S. C., 1934 ed., Supp. II, title 46, sec. 643). Mar. 24, 1937 PDF
Chapter 50 Joint Resolution Providing for the construction and maintenance of a National Gallery of Art. Mar. 24, 1937 PDF
Chapter 51 Joint Resolution To authorize the Administrator of Veterans' Affairs to accept title for the United States to certain real property to be donated by Mr. Henry Ford and wife for Veterans' Administration facility purposes. Mar. 24, 1937 PDF
Chapter 52 Private Law
Chapter 53 Joint Resolution To permit articles imported from foreign countries for the purpose of exhibition at the Greater Texas and Pan-American Exposition, Dallas, Texas, to be admitted without payment of tariff, and for other purposes. Mar. 27, 1937 PDF
Chapter 54 Private Law
Chapter 55 Private Law
Chapter 56 Private Law
Chapter 57 Private Law
Chapter 58 An Act To amend section 318 of the Communications Act of 1934. Mar. 29, 1937 PDF
Chapter 59 Joint Resolution To amend Public Law Numbered 780, Seventy-fourth Congress, to authorize the acquisition of lands in the city of Alameda, county of Alameda, State of California, as a site for a naval air station and to authorize the construction and installation of a naval air station thereon, for the purpose of making a correction therein. Mar. 29, 1937 PDF
Chapter 60 Joint Resolution For the payment of certain employees of the United States Government in the District of Columbia and employees of the District of Columbia for January 20, 1937. Mar. 29, 1937 PDF
Chapter 61 Joint Resolution Declaring Joseph P. Kennedy eligible for appointment as a member of the United States Maritime Commission. Mar. 30, 1937 PDF
Chapter 62 Private Law
Chapter 63 Private Law
Chapter 64 An Act To amend section 704 of the Merchant Marine Act of. 1936 (49 U. S. Stat. L. 2008-2009). Apr. 1, 1937 PDF
Chapter 65 Private Law
Chapter 66 Private Law
Chapter 67 Private Law
Chapter 68 Private Law
Chapter 69 Joint Resolution Making funds available for the control of incipient or emergency outbreaks of insect pests or plant diseases, including grasshoppers, Mormon crickets, and chinch bugs. Apr. 6, 1937 PDF
Chapter 70 Private Law
Chapter 71 Private Law
Chapter 72 Joint Resolution Providing for the participation by the United States in the Greater Texas and Pan American Exposition to be held in the State of Texas during the year 1937. Apr. 9, 1937 PDF
Chapter 73 Joint Resolution To make funds available to carry out the provisions of existing law authorizing the purchase and distribution of products of the fishing industry. Apr. 12, 1937 PDF
Chapter 74 Joint Resolution Providing for a continuance of the participation of the United States in the Great Lakes Exposition in the State of Ohio in 1937, and for other purposes. Apr. 12, 1937 PDF
Chapter 75 An Act Authorizing the Secretary of Agriculture to provide for the classification of cotton, to furnish information on market supply, demand, location, condition, and market prices for cotton, and for other purposes. Apr. 13, 1937 PDF
Chapter 76 Joint Resolution Authorizing the President of the United States of America to proclaim October 11, 1937, General Pulaski's Memorial Day for the observance and commemoration of the death of Brigadier General Casimir Pulaski. Apr. 13, 1937 PDF
Chapter 77 Joint Resolution To amend section 7 of the Act entitled "An Act making appropriations to provide for the government of the District of Columbia for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1903, and for other purposes", approved July 1, 1902, as amended. Apr. 14, 1937 PDF
Chapter 78 An Act To amend an Act entitled "An Act making appropriations for the naval service for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, nineteen hundred and ten, and for other purposes", approved March 3, 1909, to extend commissary privileges to widows of officers and enlisted men of the Navy, Marine Corps, and Coast Guard and also to officers of the Foreign Service of the United States at foreign stations. Apr. 14, 1937 PDF
Chapter 79 An Act To amend that provision of the Act approved March 3, 1879 (20 Stat. L. 412), relating to issue of arms and ammunition for the protection of public money and property. Apr. 14, 1937 PDF
Chapter 80 An Act To provide for the appointment of two additional circuit judges for the ninth judicial circuit. Apr. 14, 1937 PDF
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Chapter 86 Private Law
Chapter 87 Private Law
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Chapter 90 Private Law
Chapter 91 Private Law
Chapter 92 Private Law
Chapter 93 Private Law
Chapter 94 Private Law
Chapter 95 An Act To authorize any Government department to exchange used parts of certain types of equipment for new or reconditioned parts of the same equipment. Apr. 15, 1937 PDF
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Chapter 97 Private Law
Chapter 98 Private Law
Chapter 99 Private Law
Chapter 100 An Act To amend the Act entitled "An Act to authorize the Secretary of Commerce to dispose of certain portions of Anastasia Island Lighthouse Reservation, Florida, and for other purposes", approved August 27, 1935, and for other purposes. Apr. 15, 1937 PDF
Chapter 101 An Act To enable Coast Guard officers to purchase articles of ordnance property for use in the public service in the same manner as such property may be purchased by officers of the Army, Navy, and Marine Corps. Apr. 15, 1937 PDF
Chapter 102 An Act Authorizing and empowering the Secretary of the Treasury to sell the old post office building at Oakland, California, and to convey to the city of Oakland portions of the site for street-widening purposes in accordance with the provisions of public Act approved August 26, 1935 (49 Stat. 800). Apr. 15, 1937 PDF
Chapter 103 An Act For the relief of the State of Pennsylvania. Apr. 15, 1937 PDF
Chapter 104 An Act To provide special rates of postage on matter for the blind. Apr. 15, 1937 PDF
Chapter 105 Private Law
Chapter 106 Private Law
Chapter 107 An Act To authorize the establishment of a permanent instruction staff at the United States Coast Guard Academy. Apr. 16, 1937 PDF
Chapter 108 An Act To amend the last two provisos, section 26, Act of Congress approved March 3, 1921 (41 Stat. L. 1225-1248). Apr. 17, 1937 PDF
Chapter 109 An Act To authorize the Secretary of War to lend War Department equipment for use at the World Jamboree to the Boy Scouts of America; and to authorize the Commissioner of Internal Revenue to remit the tax on steamship tickets; and further to authorize the Secretary of State to issue passports to bona-fide Scouts and Scouters without fee for the application or the issuance of said passports. Apr. 17, 1937 PDF
Chapter 110 An Act To amend an Act entitled "An Act to provide for vocational rehabilitation of disabled residents of the District of Columbia, and for other purposes" (Public, Numbered 801, Seventieth Congress). Apr. 17, 1937 PDF
Chapter 111 An Act To authorize the acquisition of six hundred and forty acres of land for the use and benefit of the Santa Rosa Band of Mission Indians, State of California. Apr. 17, 1937 PDF
Chapter 112 Private Law
Chapter 113 Private Law
Chapter 114 An Act To authorize the Secretary of the Interior to exchange certain lands and water rights in Inyo and Mono Counties, California, with the city of Los Angeles, and for other purposes. Apr. 20, 1937 PDF
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Chapter 117 Private Law
Chapter 118 Private Law
Chapter 119 Private Law
Chapter 120 Private Law
Chapter 121 An Act To amend the National Housing Act. Apr. 22, 1937 PDF
Chapter 122 An Act For payment of compensation to persons serving as postmaster at third- and fourth-class post offices. Apr. 22, 1937 PDF
Chapter 123 An Act To reserve certain public domain in California for the benefit of the Capitan Grande Band of Mission Indians. Apr. 22, 1937 PDF
Chapter 124 Private Law
Chapter 125 An Act To authorize an increase in the annual appropriation for books for the adult blind. Apr. 23, 1937 PDF
Chapter 126 Private Law
Chapter 127 An Act To regulate interstate commerce in bituminous coal, and for other purposes. Apr. 26, 1937 PDF
Chapter 128 Private Law
Chapter 129 Private Law
Chapter 130 An Act To repeal an Act of March 3, 1933, entitled "An Act to provide for the transfer of powder and other explosive materials from deteriorated and unserviceable ammunition under the control of the War Department to the Department of Agriculture for use in land clearing, drainage, road building, and other agricultural purposes." Apr. 26, 1937 PDF
Chapter 131 An Act To extend the times for commencing and completing the construction of a free highway bridge across the Mississippi River at or near La Crosse, Wisconsin. Apr. 26, 1937 PDF
Chapter 132 Private Law
Chapter 133 Private Law
Chapter 134 An Act To amend an Act entitled "An Act authorizing the construction of certain public works on rivers and harbors for flood control, and for other purposes", approved June 22, 1936. Apr. 27, 1937 PDF
Chapter 135 An Act To authorize the Secretary of War to release a certain right-of-way no longer needed for military purposes at the Springfield Armory, Massachusetts. Apr. 27, 1937 PDF
Chapter 136 An Act To authorize the furnishing of steam from the Central Heating Plant to the District of Columbia. Apr. 27, 1937 PDF
Chapter 137 Private Law
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Chapter 139 Private Law
Chapter 140 An Act Making appropriations for the Navy Department and the naval service for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1938, and for other purposes. Apr. 27, 1937 PDF
Chapter 141 An Act Relative to the classification of bills or statements of account produced by photostatic or mechanical process. Apr. 27, 1937 PDF
Chapter 142 An Act To amend an Act entitled "An Act providing for the establishment of a term of the District Court of the United States for the Southern District of Florida, at Orlando, Florida", approved June 15, 1933. Apr. 27, 1937 PDF
Chapter 143 An Act To simplify accounting. Apr. 27, 1937 PDF
Chapter 144 An Act To provide for the prevention of blindness in infants born in the District of Columbia. Apr. 27, 1937 PDF
Chapter 145 Joint Resolution Making an appropriation for the control of outbreaks of insect pests.  Apr. 27, 1937 PDF
Chapter 146 Joint Resolution To amend the joint resolution entitled "Joint resolution providing for the prohibition of the export of arms, ammunition, and implements of war to belligerent countries; the prohibition of the transportation of arms, ammunition, and implements of war by vessels of the United States for the use of belligerent states; for the registration and licensing of persons engaged in the business of manufacturing, exporting, or importing arms, ammunition, or implements of war; and restricting travel by American citizens on belligerent ships during war", approved August 31, 1935, as amended. May 1, 1937 PDF
Chapter 147 An Act To authorize an appropriation for reconstruction at Fort Niagara, New York, to replace loss by fire. May 6, 1937 PDF
Chapter 148 An Act Authorizing an appropriation for payment to the Government of Great Britain for the account of N. J. Moosa, a British subject.  May 6, 1937 PDF
Chapter 149 An Act Authorizing an appropriation for payment to the Government of the Netherlands for the account of the family of Miguel Paula. May 6, 1937 PDF
Chapter 150 An Act Authorizing an appropriation for payment to the French Government for the account of Henry Borday, a citizen of France. May 6, 1937 PDF
Chapter 151 An Act Authorizing an appropriation for payment to the Government of Great Britain for the account of the Shanghai Electric Construction Company, Limited. May 6, 1937 PDF
Chapter 152 An Act Authorizing an appropriation for payment to the Government of Canada for the account of Janet Hardcastle Ross, a citizen of Canada. May 6, 1937 PDF
Chapter 153 An Act Authorizing an appropriation for payment to the Government of Chile for the account of Enriqueta Koch v. de Jeanneret, a citizen of Chile. May 6, 1937 PDF
Chapter 154 An Act Authorizing an appropriation for payment to the Government of China for the account of Li Po-tien.
May 6, 1937 PDF
Chapter 155 An Act Authorizing an appropriation for payment to the Government of China for the account of certain Chinese citizens. May 6, 1937 PDF
Chapter 156 An Act Authorizing an appropriation for the payment of the claim of General Higinio Alvarez, a Mexican citizen, with respect to lands on the Farmers Banco in the State of Arizona. May 6, 1937 PDF
Chapter 157 An Act Authorizing an appropriation for payment to the Government of China for the account of certain citizens of China. May 6, 1937 PDF
Chapter 158 An Act Authorizing an appropriation for payment to the Government of China for the account of certain Chinese citizens. May 6, 1937 PDF
Chapter 159 An Act Authorizing an appropriation for payment to the Government of the Dominican Republic for the account of Mercedes Martinez Viuda de Sanchez, a Dominican subject. May 6, 1937 PDF
Chapter 160 An Act Authorizing an appropriation for payment to the Government of China for the account of Ling Mau Mau, a citizen of China. May 6, 1937 PDF
Chapter 161 An Act Authorizing an appropriation for payment to the Government of China for the account of certain Chinese citizens.  May 6, 1937 PDF
Chapter 162 An Act Authorizing an appropriation for payment to the Government of Nicaragua for the account of Mercedes V. de Williams and others.  May 6, 1937 PDF
Chapter 163 An Act Authorizing an appropriation for payment to the Government of Great Britain for the account of certain British citizens. May 6, 1937 PDF
Chapter 164 An Act To authorize the Attorney General to settle outstanding claims against Chapman Field, Florida, and for other purposes. May 6, 1937 PDF
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Chapter 172 Private Law
Chapter 173 Private Law
Chapter 174 Private Law
Chapter 175 Private Law
Chapter 176 Private Law
Chapter 177 Private Law
Chapter 178 Private Law
Chapter 179 Joint Resolution To provide emergent appropriations for certain Federal activities for the remainder of the fiscal year ending June 30, 1937 May 14, 1937 PDF
Chapter 180 An Act Making appropriations for the Treasury and Post Office Departments for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1938, and for other purposes. May 14, 1937 PDF
Chapter 181 An Act To amend section 23 of the Immigration Act of February 5, 1917 (39 Stat. 874), as amended (U. S. C., title 8, sec. 102). May 14, 1937 PDF
Chapter 182 An Act To authorize the deportation of aliens who secured preference-quota or non-quota visas through fraud by contracting marriage solely to fraudulently expedite admission to the United States, and for other purposes. May 14, 1937 PDF
Chapter 183 An Act Declaring Scajaquada Creek, Erie County, New York, to be a non-navigable stream. May 14, 1937 PDF
Chapter 184 An Act To extend the time for applying for and receiving benefits under the Act entitled "An Act to provide means by which certain Filipinos can emigrate from the United States", approved July 10, 1935.
May 14, 1937 PDF
Chapter 185 An Act To authorize a preliminary examination and survey of Santa Maria River with a view to the control of its floods.
May 14, 1937 PDF
Chapter 186 An Act To authorize an appropriation for improvement of ammunition storage facilities at Camp Stanley, Texas, and Savanna Ordnance Depot, Savanna, Illinois. May 14, 1937 PDF
Chapter 187 An Act Authorizing allotment of pay by civilian personnel stationed abroad. May 14, 1937 PDF
Chapter 188 Private Law
Chapter 189 Private Law
Chapter 190 Private Law
Chapter 191 Private Law
Chapter 192 Private Law
Chapter 193 An Act To authorize the Secretary of War to dispose of material to the National Council of the Boy Scouts of America. May 15, 1937 PDF
Chapter 194 An Act To amend an Act entitled "An Act authorizing the construction of certain public works on rivers and harbors for flood control, and for other purposes", approved June 22, 1936. May 15, 1937 PDF
Chapter 195 An Act To extend the times for commencing and completing the construction of a bridge across the Missouri River at or near Rulo, Nebraska.  May 15, 1937 PDF
Chapter 196 An Act To amend the law relating to residence requirements of applicants for examinations before the Civil Service Commission. May 15, 1937 PDF
Chapter 197 An Act Granting the consent of Congress to the County Commissioners of Essex County, in the State of Massachusetts, to construct, reconstruct, maintain, and operate a free highway bridge across the Merrimack River between the city of Haver- hill and the town of Groveland, Massachusetts. May 15, 1937 PDF
Chapter 198 An Act To authorize the Secretary of War to lend War Department equipment for use at the 1937 National Encampment of Veterans of Foreign Wars to be held in Buffalo and Niagara Falls, New York, from August 29 to September 3, 1937. May 15, 1937 PDF
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Chapter 220 An Act To create the office of Counselor of the Department of State. May 18, 1937 PDF
Chapter 221 An Act To provide for the establishment of a Coast Guard station on Lake Pontchartrain, Louisiana, and for other purposes. May 18, 1937 PDF
Chapter 222 An Act To provide for the establishment of a Coast Guard station at or near Pass-a-Grille Beach, Florida. May 18, 1937 PDF
Chapter 223 An Act Making appropriations for the Legislative Branch of the Government for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1938, and for other purposes. May 18, 1937 PDF
Chapter 224 Joint Resolution Providing for the importation of articles free from tariff or customs duty for the purpose of exhibition at the Golden Gate International Exposition to be held at San Francisco, California, in 1939, and for other purposes. May 18, 1937 PDF
Chapter 225 Private Law
Chapter 226 An Act To authorize cooperation in the development of farm forestry in the States and Territories, and for other purposes. May 18, 1937 PDF
Chapter 227 An Act Amending section 2 of Public Law Numbered 716 of the Seventy-fourth Congress, being an Act entitled "An Act to relieve restricted Indians whose lands have been taxed or have been lost by failure to pay taxes, and for other purposes." May 19, 1937 PDF
Chapter 228 Private Law
Chapter 229 An Act To amend the Communications Act of 1934, approved June 19, 1934, for the purpose of promoting safety of life and property at sea through the use of wire and radio communications, to make more effective the International Convention for the Safety of Life at Sea, 1929, and for other purposes. May 20, 1937 PDF
Chapter 230 An Act Limiting the operation of sections 109 and 113 of the Criminal Code with respect to the agent appointed to represent the United States of America in the arbitration proceedings between the United States of America and the Dominion of Canada for the final settlement of difficulties arising through complaints of damage done in the State of Washington by fumes discharged from the smelter of the Consolidated Mining and Smelting Company, Trail, British Columbia. May 20, 1937 PDF
Chapter 231 Joint Resolution To authorize an appropriation for the expenses of participation by the United States in the Tenth Pan American Sanitary Conference. May 20, 1937 PDF
Chapter 232 Private Law
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Chapter 234 Private Law
Chapter 235 An Act Authorizing an appropriation for payment to the Government of Japan for proposed deportation of enemy aliens from China during the World War. May 21, 1937 PDF
Chapter 236 Joint Resolution Authorizing the payment of salaries of the officers and employees of Congress for December on the 20th day of that month each year. May 21, 1937 PDF
Chapter 237 An Act To provide that graduates of approved school ships may be rated as able seamen upon graduation, and for other purposes. May 22, 1937 PDF
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Chapter 240 Private Law
Chapter 241 Private Law
Chapter 242 Private Law
Chapter 243 An Act To amend the Act of June 23, 1936, authorizing the Secretary of War to set apart as a national cemetery certain lands of the Fort Snelling Military Reservation, Minnesota. May 24, 1937 PDF
Chapter 244 An Act To authorize the attendance of the Marine Band at the United Confederate Veterans' 1937 Reunion at Jackson, Mississippi, June 9, 10, 11, and 12, 1937. May 24, 1937 PDF
Chapter 245 An Act To authorize the transfer to the Attorney General of a portion of the Fort Reno Quartermaster Depot Military Reservation, Oklahoma, as a permanent site of the United States Southwestern Reformatory. May 24, 1937 PDF
Chapter 246 An Act Declaring Park River, Hartford County, Connecticut, to be a nonnavigable waterway. May 24, 1937 PDF
Chapter 247 An Act To extend the times for commencing and completing the construction of a bridge across the Missouri River at or near Arrow Rock, Missouri. May 24, 1937 PDF
Chapter 248 An Act To extend the times for commencing and completing the construction of a bridge across the Missouri River at or near Saint Charles, Missouri. May 24, 1937 PDF
Chapter 249 An Act For the exchange of land in Hudson Falls, New York, for the purpose of the post-office site. May 24, 1937 PDF
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Chapter 252 Joint Resolution Designating May 28, 1937, National Aviation Day. May 25, 1937 PDF
Chapter 253 An Act For the relief of soldiers who were discharged from the Army during the Spanish American War, the Philippine Insurrection, and the Boxer Uprising because of minority or misrepresentation of age. May 25, 1937 PDF
Chapter 254 An Act Authorizing the conveyance to the State of Virginia, for highway purposes only, of portions of the Fort Myer Military Reservation, Virginia, and for other purposes. May 25, 1937 PDF
Chapter 255 An Act For the relief of the State of Maine. May 25, 1937 PDF
Chapter 256 An Act To amend an Act entitled "An Act authorizing the construction of certain public works on rivers and harbors for flood control, and for other purposes", approved June 22, 1936. May 25, 1937 PDF
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Chapter 261 An Act To authorize the Director of the Census to collect and publish statistics of red cedar shingles. May 25, 1937 PDF
Chapter 262 An Act To provide for the establishment of a Coast Guard station on the coast of Georgia at or near Tybee Island. May 25, 1937 PDF
Chapter 263 An Act To authorize the Secretary of War to sell to the General Motors Corporation a tract of land comprising part of Holabird Quartermaster Depot, Baltimore, Maryland. May 25, 1937 PDF
Chapter 264 An Act To provide for the exchange between the United States and The Union Terminal Company of certain properties in connection with the Parcel Post Building site at Dallas, Texas.  May 25, 1937 PDF
Chapter 265 Private Law
Chapter 266 An Act To authorize the Secretary of War to transfer to the people of Puerto Rico certain real estate pertaining to the post of San Juan, San Juan, Puerto Rico, and for other purposes.  May 25, 1937 PDF
Chapter 267 Private Law
Chapter 268 Joint Resolution Authorizing the President to proclaim the tercentenary of the birth of Pere Jacques Marquette.  May 27, 1937 PDF
Chapter 269 An Act To prevent speculation in lands in the Columbia Basin prospectively irrigable by reason of the construction of the Grand Coulee Dam project and to aid actual settlers in securing such lands at the fair appraised value thereof as arid land, and for other purposes.
May 27, 1937 PDF
Chapter 270 An Act To reimpose a trust on certain lands allotted on the Yakima Indian Reservation. May 27, 1937 PDF
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Chapter 273 An Act To repeal a proviso relating to teaching or advocating communism in the public schools of the District of Columbia, and appearing in the District of Columbia Appropriation Act for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1936.  May 28, 1937 PDF
Chapter 274 An Act To amend the Act entitled "An Act to enable the Legislature of the Territory of Hawaii to authorize the issuance of certain bonds, and for other purposes", approved August 3, 1935. May 28, 1937 PDF
Chapter 275 Joint Resolution To extend the lending authority of the Disaster Loan Corporation to apply to flood disasters in the year 1936.  May 28, 1937 PDF
Chapter 276 Joint Resolution To protect the copyrights and patents of foreign exhibitors at the Golden Gate International Exposition, to be held at San Francisco, California, in 1939. May 28, 1937 PDF
Chapter 277 An Act Making appropriations to supply deficiencies in certain appropriations for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1937, and prior fiscal years, to provide supplemental appropriations for the fiscal years ending June 30,1937, and June 30, 1938, and for other purposes.
May 28, 1937 PDF
Chapter 278 Joint Resolution Making an appropriation to enable the Social Security Board to make payments of grants to States for old-age assistance for the fiscal year 1937. May 28, 1937 PDF
Chapter 279 An Act To authorize the establishment of a naval air station on San Francisco Bay, California, and for other purposes.  May 28, 1937 PDF
Chapter 280 An Act To reserve certain lands in the State of Utah for the Kanosh Band of Paiute Indians.  May 28, 1937 PDF
Chapter 281 An Act To reserve certain lands in the State of Utah for the Shivwitz Band of Paiute Indians. May 28, 1937 PDF
Chapter 282 Joint Resolution Providing for the importation of articles free from tariff or customs duty for the purpose of exhibition at Great Lakes Exposition to be held at Cleveland. Ohio, beginning in May 1937, and for other purposes.
May 28, 1937 PDF
Chapter 283 An Act To reserve certain lands in the State of Utah for the Koosharem Band of Paiute Indians.
May 28, 1937 PDF
Chapter 284 An Act To extend the times for commencing and completing the construction of a bridge across the Potomac River at or near Dahlgren, Virginia.  May 29, 1937 PDF
Chapter 285 An Act To amend existing law to provide privilege of renewing expiring five-year level premium term policies for another five-year period.
June 1, 1937 PDF
Chapter 286 An Act To extend the times for commencing and completing the construction of a bridge across the Ohio River between Rockport, Indiana, and Owensboro, Kentucky.  June 2, 1937 PDF
Chapter 287 An Act To accept the cession by the State of Arkansas of jurisdiction over all lands now or hereafter included within the Hot Springs National Park, Arkansas, and for others' purposes. June 2, 1937 PDF
Chapter 288 An Act To declare the Benton Harbor Canal at and above the west line of Ninth Street, Benton Harbor, Michigan, a nonnavigable stream. June 2, 1937 PDF
Chapter 289 An Act To extend the times for commencing and completing the construction of a bridge across the Mississippi River at or near a point between Morgan and Wash Streets in the city of Saint Louis, Missouri, and a point opposite thereto in the city of East Saint Louis, Illinois. June 2, 1937 PDF
Chapter 290 An Act Granting the consent of Congress to the State of Mississippi to construct, maintain, and operate a free highway bridge across Pearl River at or near Jackson, in Hinds County, Mississippi.  June 2, 1937 PDF
Chapter 291 An Act To extend the time for completing the construction of two bridges, one across a part of Lake Michigan at or near the entrance to the Chicago River, Illinois, and the other across the Michigan Canal or Ogden Slip, in city of Chicago, Illinois. June 2, 1937 PDF
Chapter 292 An Act To extend the times for commencing and completing the construction of certain bridges across the Monongahela, Allegheny, and Youghiogheny Rivers in the county of Allegheny, Pennsylvania. June 2, 1937 PDF
Chapter 293 An Act Authorizing the obligation of funds for work at Government-owned establishments. June 2, 1937 PDF
Chapter 294 Private Law
Chapter 295 An Act To authorize the Secretary of State to sell, for a price, transfer, and convey the title, rights, and interest of this Government in a lot situated at Sin Lu T'ou Jetty, Kulangsu, Amoy, China. June 3, 1937 PDF
Chapter 296 An Act To reenact and amend provisions of the Agricultural Adjustment Act, as amended, relating to marketing agreements and orders. June 3, 1937 PDF
Chapter 297 Joint Resolution To authorize an appropriation for the expenses of participation by the United States in the Eleventh International Dairy Congress, Berlin, Germany, in 1937.
June 3, 1937 PDF
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Chapter 303 Joint Resolution Making an appropriation for expenses of the Marine Band in attending the United Confederate Veterans' Reunion at Jackson, Mississippi, in 1937.  June 8, 1937 PDF
Chapter 304 Private Law
Chapter 305 An Act To extend the times for commencing and completing the construction of a bridge and causeway across the water between the mainland, at or near Cedar Point, and Dauphin Island, Alabama.  June 9, 1937 PDF
Chapter 306 An Act Authorizing the State Roads Commission of the State of Maryland and the State Highway Department of the State of Virginia to construct, maintain, and operate a free highway bridge across the Potomac River at or near a point in the vicinity of Point of Rocks in Frederick County and a point near the south end of Loudoun County to take the place of a bridge destroyed by flood in 1936.
June 9, 1937 PDF
Chapter 307 An Act Authorizing the county of Wahkiakum, a legal political subdivision of the State of Washington, to construct, maintain, and operate a free highway bridge across the Columbia River between Puget Island and the mainland, Cathlamet, State of Washington.  June 9, 1937 PDF
Chapter 308 An Act To extend the times for commencing and completing the construction of a bridge across the Mississippi River between Saint Louis, Missouri, and Stites, Illinois.
June 9, 1937 PDF
Chapter 309 An Act To adjust the rank of certain Coast Guard officers on the retired list.
June 9, 1937 PDF
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Chapter 311 An Act To authorize the Works Progress Administration to lend or give World War relics and other property at Fort Eustis, Virginia, to the American Legion Museum at Newport News, Virginia. June 10, 1937 PDF
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Chapter 316 Joint Resolution To create a Joint Congressional Committee on Tax Evasion and Avoidance.  June 11, 1937 PDF
Chapter 317 Joint Resolution To protect the copyrights and patents of foreign exhibitors at the New York World's Fair, to be held at New York City, New York, in 1939.
June 11, 1937 PDF
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Chapter 327 An Act To authorize the acquisition of land for cemeteries purposes in the vicinity of San Francisco, California.
June 11, 1937 PDF
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Chapter 335 An Act To continue in effect until June 30, 1939, the Act entitled "An Act to regulate interstate and foreign commerce in petroleum and its products by prohibiting the shipment in such commerce of petroleum and its products produced in violation of State law, and for other purposes", approved February 22, 1935.
June 14, 1937 PDF
Chapter 336 An Act To amend the Act entitled "An Act to incorporate the National Education Association of the United States", approved June 30, 1906, as amended.  June 14, 1937 PDF
Chapter 337 An Act To amend Public Law Numbered 626, Seventy-fourth Congress. June 14, 1937 PDF
Chapter 338 Joint Resolution Authorizing a modification in the existing project for the improvement of the Illinois Waterway, Illinois, and the abandonment of a portion of the Calumet River. June 14, 1937 PDF
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Chapter 348 An Act Authorizing an appropriation for the creation of a memorial to the officers and men of the United States Navy who lost their lives as the result of a boiler explosion that totally destroyed the United States ship Tulip near Saint Inigoes Bay, Maryland, on November 11, 1864, and for other purposes.  June 15, 1937 PDF
Chapter 349 An Act To authorize the Department of Labor to continue to make special statistical studies upon payment of the cost thereof, and for other purposes.  June 15, 1937 PDF
Chapter 350 An Act To provide for the establishment of Coast Guard stations along the Maine coast. June 15, 1937 PDF
Chapter 351 An Act To amend section 112 of the Judicial Code, to provide for the inclusion of Whitman County, Washington, in the northern division of the eastern district of Washington.  June 15, 1937 PDF
Chapter 352 An Act Authorizing the Secretary of the Treasury to establish a Coast Guard air station at the San Francisco Airport; to provide for quick rescue facilities on the San Francisco Bay; to strengthen the Immigration and Customs Service patrol; and for other purposes.  June 15, 1937 PDF
Chapter 353 Joint Resolution Authorizing the selection of a site and the erection of a pedestal for the Albert Gallatin statue in Washington, District of Columbia.
June 15, 1937 PDF
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Chapter 359 An Act Making appropriations for the Departments of State and Justice and for the Judiciary, and for the Departments of Commerce and Labor, for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1938, and for other purposes.
June 16, 1937 PDF
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Chapter 361 An Act To further extend the period of time during which final proof may be offered by homestead and desert-land entrymen.  June 16, 1937 PDF
Chapter 362 An Act To expedite the dispatch of vessels from certain ports of call.  June 16, 1937 PDF
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Chapter 364 Joint Resolution Authorizing the Secretary of War to receive for instruction at the United States Military Academy at West Point, Olmedo Alfaro, a citizen of Ecuador.  June 18, 1937 PDF
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Chapter 367 An Act To provide for the manner of inflicting the punishment of death.
June 19, 1937 PDF
Chapter 368 An Act To amend the Inland Waterways Corporation Act, approved June 3, 1924, as amended; authorizing the Secretary of War to extend the services and operations of the Inland Waterways Corporation to the Savannah River.  June 19, 1937 PDF
Chapter 369 An Act To amend the Federal Register Act.
June 19, 1937 PDF
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Chapter 376 An Act To amend the provisions of the pension laws for peace-time service to include Reserve officers and members of the Enlisted Reserves.  June 23, 1937 PDF
Chapter 377 An Act To authorize the coinage of 50-cent pieces in commemoration of the seventy-fifth anniversary of the Battle of Antietam.
June 24, 1937 PDF
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Chapter 381 An Act Providing for the suspension of annual assessment work on mining claims held by location in the United States.  June 24, 1937 PDF
Chapter 382 An Act To amend an Act entitled "An Act to establish a retirement system for employees of carriers subject to the Interstate Commerce Act, and for other purposes", approved August 29, 1935.
June 24, 1937 PDF
Chapter 383 An Act To establish a Civilian Conservation Corps, and for other purposes.  June 28, 1937 PDF
Chapter 384 An Act To authorize the coinage of 50-cent pieces in commemoration of the three-hundredth anniversary of the original Norfolk (Virginia) land grant and the two-hundredth anniversary of the establishment of the city of Norfolk, Virginia, as a borough. June 28, 1937 PDF
Chapter 385 An Act To extend the time for purchase and distribution of surplus agricultural commodities for relief purposes and to continue the Federal Surplus Commodities Corporation.
June 28, 1937 PDF
Chapter 386 To further amend an Act entitled "An Act to authorize the collection and editing of official papers of the Territories of the United States now in the national archives", approved March 3, 1925, as amended.  June 28, 1937 PDF
Chapter 387 Joint Resolution Making an appropriation to defray expenses incident to the dedication of chapels and other World War memorials erected in Europe, and for other purposes. June 28, 1937 PDF
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Chapter 390 An Act To provide for the establishment of a Coast Guard station at or near Menominee, Michigan. June 28, 1937 PDF
Chapter 391 An Act To provide for the establishment of a Coast Guard station at or near Manistique, Michigan. June 28, 1937 PDF
Chapter 392 An Act For the protection of the northern Pacific halibut fishery. June 28, 1937 PDF
Chapter 393 Joint Resolution To provide for the publication and sale by the Northwest Territory Celebration Commission of certain historical and educational material. June 28, 1937 PDF
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Chapter 395 An Act To extend the period during which the purposes specified in section 7 (a) of the Soil Conservation and Domestic Allotment Act may be carried out by payments by the Secretary of Agriculture to producers. June 28, 1937 PDF
Chapter 396 An Act Making appropriations for the Executive Office and sundry independent executive bureaus, boards, commissions, and offices, for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1938, and for other purposes.
June 28, 1937 PDF
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Chapter 401 Joint Resolution Making appropriations for relief purposes.  June 29, 1937 PDF
Chapter 402 Joint Resolution To provide revenue, and for other purposes.  June 29, 1937 PDF
Chapter 403 An Act Making appropriations for the government of the District of Columbia and other activities chargeable in whole or in part against the revenues of such District for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1938, and for other purposes.  June 29, 1937 PDF
Chapter 404 An Act Making appropriations for the Department of Agriculture and for the Farm Credit Administration for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1938, and for other purposes.
June 29, 1937 PDF
Chapter 405 An Act To levy an excise tax upon carriers and certain other employers and an income tax upon their employees, and for other purposes.  June 29, 1937 PDF
Chapter 406 An Act To authorize an appropriation to carry out the provisions of the Act of May 3, 1928 (45 Stat. L. 484), and for other purposes.  June 29, 1937 PDF
Chapter 407 Joint Resolution To provide that the United States extend to foreign governments invitations to participate in the International Congress of Architects to be held in the United States during the calendar year 1939, and to authorize an appropriation to assist in meeting the expenses of the session.  June 29, 1937 PDF
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Chapter 423 An Act Making appropriations for the Military Establishment for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1938, and for other purposes.  July 1, 1937 PDF
Chapter 424 An Act Making appropriations for the first half of the month of July 1937, for certain operations of the Federal Government which remain unprovided for on July 1, 1937, through the failure of enactment of the supply bills customarily providing for such operations.
July 1, 1937 PDF
Chapter 425 Joint Resolution Making appropriations for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1938, for the Civilian Conservation Corps, the Railroad Retirement Account, and other activities, and for other purposes. July 1, 1937 PDF
Chapter 426 An Act To amend the Act relating to the Omaha-Council Bluffs Missouri River Bridge Board of Trustees, approved June 10, 1930, and for other purposes.  July 2, 1937 PDF
Chapter 427 An Act To provide for the representation of the United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia on the annual conference of senior circuit judges.
July 5, 1937 PDF
Chapter 428 An Act To transfer Crawford County, Iowa, from the southern judicial district of Iowa to the northern judicial district of Iowa. July 5, 1937 PDF
Chapter 429 An Act To extend the times for commencing and completing the construction of a bridge across Puget Sound at or near a point commonly known as The Narrows in the State of Washington. July 5, 1937 PDF
Chapter 430 An Act To provide for a term of court at Livingston, Montana. July 5, 1937 PDF
Chapter 431 An Act To extend times for commencing and completing the construction of a bridge across the Wabash River at or near Merom, Sullivan County, Indiana. July 5, 1937 PDF
Chapter 432 An Act To amend the Interstate Commerce Act. July 5, 1937 PDF
Chapter 433 An Act Authorizing the State Roads Commission of the State of Maryland and the State Highway Department of the State of West Virginia to construct, maintain, and operate a free highway bridge across the Potomac River in Washington County, Maryland, at or near a point opposite Shepherdstown, West Virginia, and a point at or near Shepherdstown, Jefferson County, West Virginia, to take the place of a bridge destroyed by flood. July 5, 1937 PDF
Chapter 434 An Act Authorizing the State Roads Commission of the State of Maryland and the State Road Commission of the State of West Virginia to construct, maintain, and operate a free highway bridge across the Potomac River at or near a point in the vicinity of Hancock, in Washington County, Maryland, and a point near the north end of Morgan County, West Virginia, to take the place of a bridge destroyed by flood. July 5, 1937 PDF
Chapter 435 An Act To extend the times for commencing and completing the construction of a bridge across the Missouri River at or near Niobrara, Nebraska. July 5, 1937 PDF
Chapter 436 An Act To extend the times for commencing and completing the construction of a bridge across the Snake River between Clarkston, Washington, and Lewiston, Idaho. July 5, 1937 PDF
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Chapter 438 Joint Resolution To amend the Act entitled "An Act to amend section 4471 of the Revised Statutes of the United States, as amended." July 5, 1937 PDF
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Chapter 441 An Act To amend the Act of May 25, 1933 (48 Stat. 73). July 8, 1937 PDF
Chapter 442 An Act To authorize the Secretary of War to lease to Old Fort Niagara Association, Incorporated, portions of the Fort Niagara Military Reservation, New York. July 8, 1937 PDF
Chapter 443 An Act Authorizing cash relief for certain employees of the Panama Canal not coming within the provisions of the Canal Zone Retirement Act. July 8, 1937 PDF
Chapter 444 An Act To dispense with the necessity for insurance by the Government against loss or damage to valuables in shipment, and for other purposes. July 8, 1937 PDF
Chapter 445 An Act To permit the temporary entry into the United States under certain conditions of alien participants and officials of the World Association of Girl Guides and Girl Scouts Silver Jubilee Camp to be held in the United States in 1937. July 8, 1937 PDF
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Chapter 468 An Act Validating and confirming certain mineral patents issued for lands situated in township 5 south, range 15 east, Montana principal meridian, in the State of Montana. July 9, 1937 PDF
Chapter 469 An Act To provide for the acquisition of certain lands for, and the addition thereof to, the Yosemite National Park, in the State of California, and for other purposes. July 9, 1937 PDF
Chapter 470 An Act To amend the Canal Zone Code. July 9, 1937 PDF
Chapter 471 An Act To amend Public Act Number 467, Seventy-third Congress, entitled "Federal Credit Union Act." July 9, 1937 PDF
Chapter 472 An Act To amend the stamp provisions of the Bottling in Bond Act. July 9, 1937 PDF
Chapter 473 Joint Resolution Providing for the participation of the United States in the world's fair to be held by San Francisco Bay Exposition, Incorporated, in the city of San Francisco during the year 1939, and for other purposes. July 9, 1937 PDF
Chapter 474 Joint Resolution Authorizing Federal participation in the New York World's Fair 1939. July 9, 1937 PDF
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Chapter 481 An Act To amend section 460, chapter 44, title II, of the Act entitled "An Act to define and punish crimes in the District of Alaska and to provide a code of criminal procedure for said District," approved March 3, 1899, as amended. July 10, 1937 PDF
Chapter 482 An Act To amend the Hawaiian Homes Commission Act, 1920. July 10, 1937 PDF
Chapter 483 An Act To enable the Legislature of the Territory of Hawaii to authorize the city and county of Honolulu, a municipal corporation, to issue sewer bonds. July 10, 1937 PDF
Chapter 484 An Act To authorize the Legislature of the Territory of Hawaii to create a public corporate authority authorized to engage in slum clearance and housing undertakings and to issue bonds of the authority, to authorize said legislature to provide for financial assistance to said authority by the Territory and its political subdivisions, and for other purposes. July 10, 1937 PDF
Chapter 485 An Act To enable the Legislature of the Territory of Hawaii to authorize the issuance of certain bonds, and for other purposes. July 10, 1937 PDF
Chapter 486 An Act To amend an Act entitled "An Act to enable the Legislature of the Territory of Hawaii to authorize the issuance of certain bonds, and for other purposes", approved August 3, 1935. July 10, 1937 PDF
Chapter 487 An Act To amend the Canal Zone Code. July 10, 1937 PDF
Chapter 488 Joint Resolution Authorizing the disposal of certain lands held by the Panama Railroad Company on Manzanillo Island, Republic of Panama. July 10, 1937 PDF
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Chapter 494 An Act To extend the benefits of the Civil Service Retirement Act of May 29, 1930, as amended, to certain employees in the legislative and judicial branches of the Government. July 13, 1937 PDF
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Chapter 500 An Act Making appropriations for certain necessary operations of the Federal Government for the last half of the month of July 1937. July 16, 1937 PDF
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Chapter 506 Joint Resolution Making an appropriation for the control of outbreaks of insect pests. July 17, 1937 PDF
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Chapter 511 An Act Making appropriations for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1938, for civil functions administered by the War Department, and for other purposes. July 19, 1937 PDF
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Chapter 516 An Act To extend for one additional year the 3 1/2-per-centum interest rate on certain Federal land-bank loans, and to provide a 4-per-centum interest rate on such loans for the period July 1, 1938, to June 30, 1939, and to provide for a 4-per-centum interest rate on Land Bank Commissioner's loans for a period of two years. July 22, 1937 PDF
Chapter 517 An Act To create the Farmers' Home Corporation, to promote more secure occupancy of farms and farm homes, to correct the economic instability resulting from some present forms of farm tenancy, and for other purposes. July 22, 1937 PDF
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Chapter 520 An Act To confer jurisdiction on the Court of Claims to hear, determine, and enter judgment upon the claims of contractors for excess costs incurred while constructing navigation dams and locks on the Mississippi River and its tributaries. July 23, 1937 PDF
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Chapter 522 An Act To amend the Civil Service Act approved January 16, 1883 (22 Stat. 403), and for other purposes. July 26, 1937 PDF
Chapter 523 An Act To amend the Act approved June 7, 1935 (Public, Numbered 116, Seventy-fourth Congress; 49 Stat. 332), to provide for an additional number of cadets at the United States Military Academy, and for other purposes. July 26, 1937 PDF
Chapter 524 An Act To add certain lands to the Rogue River National Forest in the State of Oregon. July 27, 1937 PDF
Chapter 525 An Act To authorize the Secretary of War to sell, loan, or give samples of supplies and equipment to prospective manufacturers. July 27, 1937 PDF
Chapter 526 An Act Authorizing The Maine-New Hampshire Interstate Bridge Authority to construct, maintain, and operate a toll bridge across the Piscataqua River at or near Portsmouth, State of New Hampshire. July 28, 1937 PDF
Chapter 527 An Act To extend the boundaries of the Papago Indian Reservation in Arizona. July 28, 1937 PDF
Chapter 528 An Act To authorize the assignment of officers of the line of the Marine Corps to assistant quartermaster and assistant paymaster duty only, and for other purposes. July 28, 1937 PDF
Chapter 529 An Act Providing for the sale of the two dormitory properties belonging to the Chickasaw Nation or Tribe of Indians, in the vicinity of the Murray State School of Agriculture at Tishomingo, Oklahoma. July 28, 1937 PDF
Chapter 530 An Act Granting the consent of Congress to a compact entered into by the States of Maine and New Hampshire for the creation of The Maine-New Hampshire Interstate Bridge Authority. July 28, 1937 PDF
Chapter 531 An Act Granting the consent of Congress to the State of Montana, or the counties of Roosevelt, Richland, and McCone, singly or jointly, to construct, maintain, and operate a free highway bridge across the Missouri River, at or near Poplar, Montana. July 28, 1937 PDF
Chapter 532 An Act Granting the consent of Congress to the county of Carroll, in the State of Indiana, to construct, maintain, and operate a free highway bridge across the Wabash River at or near Lockport, Indiana. July 28, 1937 PDF
Chapter 533 An Act Granting the consent of Congress to the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, Middlesex County, and the city of Lowell, Massachusetts, or any two of them, or any one of them, to construct, maintain, and operate a free highway bridge across the Merrimack River at Lowell. July 28, 1937 PDF
Chapter 534 An Act To authorize the attendance of the Marine Band at the National Encampment of the Grand Army of the Republic to be held at Madison, Wisconsin, September 5 to 10, inclusive, 1937. July 28, 1937 PDF
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Chapter 536 An Act To amend section 4450 of the Revised Statutes of the United States, as amended by the Act of May 27, 1936 (49 Stat. 1380, 1383; U. S. C., 1934 edition, title 46, sec. 239). July 29, 1937 PDF
Chapter 537 An Act To authorize the construction of certain auxiliary vessels for the Navy. July 30, 1937 PDF
Chapter 538 An Act To authorize the conveyance by the United States to the State of Wisconsin of a portion of the Twin River Point Lighthouse Reservation, and for other purposes. July 30, 1937 PDF
Chapter 539 An Act To amend section 107, as amended, of the Judicial Code so as to eliminate the requirement that suitable accommodations for holding court at Columbia, Tennessee, be provided by the local authorities. July 30, 1937 PDF
Chapter 540 An Act To authorize a preliminary examination and survey of Cayuga, Buffalo, and Cazenovia Creeks, New York, with a view to the control of their floods. July 30, 1937 PDF
Chapter 541 An Act To provide for the establishment of a Coast Guard station at or near Beaver Bay, Minnesota. July 30, 1937 PDF
Chapter 542 An Act To provide for the establishment of a Coast Guard station at or near Saint Augustine, Florida. July 30, 1937 PDF
Chapter 543 An Act To provide for the relinquishment of an easement granted to the United States by the Green Bay and Mississippi Canal Company. July 30, 1937 PDF
Chapter 544 An Act To repeal the limitation on the sale price on the old post office and courthouse site and building at Fourth and Chestnut Streets, Louisville, Kentucky. July 30, 1937 PDF
Chapter 545 An Act To amend the laws relating to enlistments in the Coast Guard, and for other purposes. July 30, 1937 PDF
Chapter 546 An Act To authorize the Secretary of Commerce to convey to the Commissioners of the Palisades Interstate Park, a body politic of the State of New York, certain portions of the Stony Point Light Station Reservation, Rockland County, New York, including certain appurtenant structures, and for other purposes. July 30, 1937 PDF
Chapter 547 An Act To adjust the pay of certain Coast Guard officers on the retired list who were retired because of physical disability originating in line of duty in time of war. July 30, 1937 PDF
Chapter 548 Joint Resolution Authorizing Federal participation in the Seventh World's Poultry Congress and Exposition to be held in the United States in 1939. July 30, 1937 PDF
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Chapter 552 An Act Grating the consent of Congress to the States of Montana and Wyoming to negotiate and enter into a compact or agreement for division of the waters of the Yellowstone River. Aug. 2, 1937 PDF
Chapter 553 An Act To impose an occupational excise tax upon certain dealers in marihuana, to impose a transfer tax upon certain dealings in marihuana, and to safeguard the revenue therefrom by registry and recording. Aug. 2, 1937 PDF
Chapter 554 An Act To permit the erection of the Shenandoah Memorial in or near Ava, Ohio. Aug. 2, 1937 PDF
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Chapter 556 An Act For the protection of oyster culture in Alaska. Aug. 2, 1937 PDF
Chapter 557 An Act To authorize the construction of a Federal reclamation project to furnish a water supply for the lands of the Arch Hurley Conservancy District in New Mexico. Aug. 2, 1937 PDF
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Chapter 563 An Act Relating to the citizenship of certain classes of persons born in the Canal Zone or the Republic of Panama. Aug. 4, 1937 PDF
Chapter 564 An Act To incorporate the Marine Corps League. Aug. 4, 1937 PDF
Chapter 565 An Act To provide for, foster, and aid in coordinating research relating to cancer; to establish the National Cancer Institute; and for other purposes. Aug. 5, 1937 PDF
Chapter 566 An Act To extend the times for commencing and completing the construction of a bridge across the Mississippi River at or near Natchez, Mississippi. Aug. 5, 1937 PDF
Chapter 567 An Act To amend provisions of the Agricultural Marketing Agreement Act of 1937. Aug. 5, 1937 PDF
Chapter 568 An Act To extend the times for commencing and completing the construction of a bridge across the Columbia River at Astoria, Clatsop County, Oregon. Aug. 5, 1937 PDF
Chapter 569 An Act To amend section 22 of the Act approved March 4, 1925, entitled "An Act providing for sundry matters affecting the naval service, and for other purposes." Aug. 6, 1937 PDF
Chapter 570 An Act Making appropriations for the Department of the Interior for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1938, and for other purposes. Aug. 9, 1937 PDF
Chapter 571 An Act To authorize the sale of surplus War Department real property. Aug. 10, 1937 PDF
Chapter 572 Joint Resolution Consenting to an interstate oil compset to conserve oil and gas. Aug. 10, 1937 PDF
Chapter 573 An Act To provide retirement annuities for certain former employees of the Panama Canal and the Panama Railroad Company on the Isthmus of Panama. Aug. 10, 1937 PDF
Chapter 574 An Act To authorize exchange of lands at military reservations and for other purposes. Aug. 10, 1937 PDF
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Chapter 578 An Act Authorizing credits to disbursing officers for expenses incident to the creation of subsistence homesteads corporations. Aug. 11, 1937 PDF
Chapter 579 An Act To amend an Act entitled "An Act to regulate the practice of the healing art to protect the public health in the District of Columbia," known as the "Healing Arts Practice Act, District of Columbia, 1928", approved February 27, 1929. Aug. 11, 1937 PDF
Chapter 580 An Act To amend the Act entitled "An Act for the establishment of marine schools, and for other purposes", approved March 4, 1911. Aug. 11, 1937 PDF
Chapter 581 An Act To authorize the administration of oaths by the Chief Clerk and the Assistant Chief Clerk of the Office of the United States High Commissioner to the Philippine Islands, and for other purposes. Aug. 11, 1937 PDF
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Chapter 588 An Act To add certain lands to the Columbia National Forest in the State of Washington. Aug. 12, 1937 PDF
Chapter 589 An Act To amend section 77B of the Act entitled "An Act to establish a uniform system of bankruptcy throughout the United States", approved July 1, 1898, as amended. Aug. 12, 1937 PDF
Chapter 590 An Act Granting a renewal of patent numbered 60731 relating to the badge of the Girl Scouts, Incorporated. Aug. 12, 1937 PDF
Chapter 591 An Act Providing for the establishment of a term of the District Court of the United States for the Northern District of New York at Malone, New York. Aug. 12, 1937 PDF
Chapter 592 An Act To authorize the city of Chamberlain, South Dakota, to construct, equip, and maintain tourist cabins on American Island, South Dakota, to operate and maintain a tourist camp and certain amusement and recreational facilities on such island, to make charges in connection therewith, and for other purposes. Aug. 12, 1937 PDF
Chapter 593 An Act To authorize and direct the Comptroller General of the United States to allow credit for all outstanding disallowances and suspensions in the accounts of disbursing officers or agents of the Government for payments made pursuant to certain adjustments and increases in compensation of Government officers and employees. Aug. 12, 1937 PDF
Chapter 594 An Act To provide for a term of court at Benton, Illinois. Aug. 12, 1937 PDF
Chapter 595 An Act Relating to the accommodations for holding court at Shawnee, Oklahoma. Aug. 12, 1937 PDF
Chapter 596 An Act To increase the age of consent for marriage in the District of Columbia to eighteen years of age in the case of males and sixteen years of age in the case of females. Aug. 12, 1937 PDF
Chapter 597 An Act To protect the buyers of potatoes in the District of Columbia. Aug. 12, 1937 PDF
Chapter 598 An Act To increase the punishment of second, third, and subsequent offenders against the narcotic laws. Aug. 12, 1937 PDF
Chapter 599 An Act To amend subchapter 2 of chapter 19 of the Code of Law for the District of Columbia, relating to offenses against property. Aug. 12, 1937 PDF
Chapter 600 An Act To legalize a dike in the Missouri River six and nine-tenths miles downstream from the South Dakota State highway bridge at Pierre, South Dakota. Aug. 12, 1937 PDF
Chapter 601 An Act Granting the consent of Congress to the county court of Saline County, Missouri, to construct, maintain, and operate a toll bridge across the Missouri River at or near Arrow Rock, Missouri. Aug. 12, 1937 PDF
Chapter 602 An Act To extend the times for commencing and completing the construction of a bridge over Lake Sabine at or near Port Arthur, Texas. Aug. 12, 1937 PDF
Chapter 603 An Act To advance a program of national safety and accident prevention. Aug. 12, 1937 PDF
Chapter 604 An Act To extend the times for commencing and completing the construction of a bridge across the Mississippi River between New Orleans and Gretna, Louisiana. Aug. 12, 1937 PDF
Chapter 605 An Act To extend the times for commencing and completing the construction of a bridge across the Saint Lawrence River at or near Ogdensburg, New York. Aug. 12, 1937 PDF
Chapter 606 An Act To authorize the Secretary of Commerce to transfer the two unused lighthouse sites in Kahului Townsite, Island of Maui, Territory of Hawaii, in exchange for two plots of land located in the same townsite and now occupied for lighthouse purposes under permission from the respective owners, the Kahului Railroad Company and the Hawaiian Commercial and Sugar Company, Limited. Aug. 12, 1937 PDF
Chapter 607 An Act To declare Burr Creek, from Fairfield Avenue southward to Yacht Street in the city of Bridgeport, Connecticut, a nonnavigable stream. Aug. 12, 1937 PDF
Chapter 608 An Act Authorizing the State Roads Commission of the State of Maryland to construct, maintain, and operate a free highway bridge across the Cambridge Creek, in or near Cambridge, Dorchester County, Maryland, to replace a bridge already in existence. Aug. 12, 1937 PDF
Chapter 609 Joint Resolution Granting the consent of Congress to the minimum-wage compact ratified by the Legislatures of Massachusetts, New Hampshire, and Rhode Island. Aug. 12, 1937 PDF
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Chapter 618 An Act To authorize the Secretary of the Interior to accept from the State of Utah title to a certain State-owned section of land and to patent other land to the State in lieu thereof, and for purposes. Aug. 14, 1937 PDF
Chapter 619 An Act To provide for studies and plans for the development of a hydroelectric power project at Cabinet Gorge, on the Clark Fork of the Columbia River, for irrigation pumping or other uses, and for other purposes. Aug. 14, 1937 PDF
Chapter 620 An Act To amend the Tariff Act of 1930 to exempt vessels arriving for the purpose of taking on ship's stores and certain sea stores from the requirement of formal entry. Aug. 14, 1937 PDF
Chapter 621 An Act To authorize the transfer of a certain piece of land in Breckinridge County, Kentucky, to the Commonwealth of Kentucky. Aug. 14, 1937 PDF
Chapter 622 An Act Making further provision for the fisheries of Alaska. Aug. 14, 1937 PDF
Chapter 623 An Act To provide for the establishment of a Coast Guard station in the vicinity of Fort Myers, Florida. Aug. 14, 1937 PDF
Chapter 624 An Act To dispense with unnecessary renewals of oaths of office by civilian employees of the executive departments and independent establishments. Aug. 14, 1937 PDF
Chapter 625 An Act To provide for the establishment of a Coast Guard station on the coast of Alabama at or near Dauphin Island, Alabama. Aug. 14, 1937 PDF
Chapter 626 An Act To aid the several States in making, or for having made, certain toll bridges on the system of Federal-aid highways free bridges, and for other purposes. Aug. 14, 1937 PDF
Chapter 627 An Act To amend the Act approved March 26, 1934. Aug. 14, 1937 PDF
Chapter 628 An Act To amend the Adjusted Compensation Payment Act, 1936, to provide for the escheat to the United States of certain amounts. Aug. 14, 1937 PDF
Chapter 629 An Act Creating the Owensboro Bridge Commission; defining the authority, power, and duties of said Commission; and authorizing said Commission and its successors and assigns to construct, maintain, and operate a bridge across the Ohio River at or near Owensboro, Kentucky. Aug. 14, 1937 PDF
Chapter 630 An Act To restore the per diem fee of $4 for service of jurors in Federal courts. Aug. 14, 1937 PDF
Chapter 631 An Act To amend section 3528 of the Revised Statutes relating to the purchase of metal for minor coins of the United States. Aug. 14, 1937 PDF
Chapter 632 An Act To provide for a stenographic grade in the office of chief clerks and superintendents in the Railway Mail Service. Aug. 14, 1937 PDF
Chapter 633 Joint Resolution To authorize the acceptance on behalf of the United States of certain bequests of James Reuel Smith, late of the city of Yonkers, State of New York. Aug. 14, 1937 PDF
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Chapter 648 An Act To authorize improvement of navigation facilities on the Columbia River, and for other purposes. Aug. 16, 1937 PDF
Chapter 649 An Act To authorize the city of Pierre, South Dakota, to construct, equip, maintain, and operate on Farm Island, South Dakota, certain amusement and recreational facilities; to charge for the use thereof; and for other purposes. Aug. 16, 1937 PDF
Chapter 650 An Act Declaring Bayou Savage, also styled Bayou Chantilly, in the city of New Orleans, Louisiana, a nonnavigable stream. Aug. 16, 1937 PDF
Chapter 651 An Act To authorize the Five Civilized Tribes, in suits heretofore filed under their original Jurisdictional Acts, to present claims to the United States Court of Claims by amended petitions to conform to the evidence; and to authorize said court to adjudicate such claims upon their merits as though filed within the time limitation fixed in said original Jurisdictional Acts. Aug. 16, 1937 PDF
Chapter 652 An Act To provide time credits for substitutes in the motor vehicle service. Aug. 16, 1937 PDF
Chapter 653 An Act To extend the provisions of the forty-hour law for postal employees to watchmen and messengers in the Postal Service. Aug. 16, 1937 PDF
Chapter 654 An Act To quiet title and possession with respect to certain lands in Tuscumbia, Alabama. Aug. 16, 1937 PDF
Chapter 655 An Act To provide for the conveyance by the United States to the county of Beaufort, South Carolina, of the Hunting Island Lighthouse Reservation. Aug. 16, 1937 PDF
Chapter 656 An Act Authorizing the Territory of Alaska to transfer a certain tract of land to Sitka Cold Storage Company, a corporation. Aug. 16, 1937 PDF
Chapter 657 An Act To amend an Act entitled "An Act to establish a uniform system of bankruptcy throughout the United States," approved July 1, 1898, and Acts amendatory thereof and supplementary thereto. Aug. 16, 1937 PDF
Chapter 658 An Act Authorizing the Secretary of Commerce to accept title to a certain parcel of land at Gaithersburg, Maryland. Aug. 16, 1937 PDF
Chapter 659 An Act To liberalize the provisions of existing laws governing service-connected benefits for World War veterans and their dependents, and for other purposes. Aug. 16, 1937 PDF
Chapter 660 An Act To prohibit in the District of Columbia the operation of any automatic merchandise vending machine, turnstile, coin-box telephone, or other legal receptacle designed to receive or be operated by lawful coin of the United States of America, or a token provided by the person entitled to the coin contents of such receptacle in connection with the sale, use, or enjoyment of property or service by means of slugs, spurious coins, tricks, or devices not authorized by the person entitled to the coin contents thereof; and to prohibit in the District of Columbia the manufacture, sale, offering for sale, advertising for sale, distribution, or possession for such use of any token, slug, false or counterfeited coin, or any device or substance whatsoever except tokens authorized by the person entitled to the coin contents of such receptacle; and providing a penalty for violation thereof. Aug. 16, 1937 PDF
Chapter 661 An Act To authorize the Secretary of the Navy to proceed with the construction of certain public works in or in the vicinity of the District of Columbia, and for other purposes. Aug. 16, 1937 PDF
Chapter 662 An Act To provide for a referendum in the Territory of Alaska as to the establishment of a one-house legislature, and for other purposes. Aug. 16, 1937 PDF
Chapter 663 An Act To enable the Department of Labor to formulate and promote the furtherance of labor standards necessary to safeguard the welfare of apprentices and to cooperate with the States in the promotion of such standards. Aug. 16, 1937 PDF
Chapter 664 An Act To authorize the Secretary of Commerce to grant and convey to the State of Washington fee title to certain lands of the United States in Jefferson County, Washington, for highway purposes. Aug. 16, 1937 PDF
Chapter 665 An Act To provide more effectively for the marking of the wrecked and sunken craft for the protection of navigation, to improve the efficiency of the Lighthouse Service, and for other purposes. Aug. 16, 1937 PDF
Chapter 666 Joint Resolution Authorizing the President of the United States of America to proclaim the 13th day of April of each year Thomas Jefferson's Birthday. Aug. 16, 1937 PDF
Chapter 667 Joint Resolution To permit articles imported from foreign countries for the purpose of exhibition at the New York World's Fair 1939, New York City, New York, to be admitted without payment of tariff, and for other purposes. Aug. 16, 1937 PDF
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Chapter 687 An Act To provide for the establishment of the Cape Hatteras National Seashore in the State of North Carolina, and for other purposes. Aug. 17, 1937 PDF
Chapter 688 An Act To provide for the transfer of Scotland County to the middle judicial district of North Carolina. Aug. 17, 1937 PDF
Chapter 689 An Act Authorizing and directing the Secretary of Commerce to transfer to the Government of Puerto Rico a portion of land within the Catano Range Rear Lighthouse Reservation, Puerto Rico, and for other purposes. Aug. 17, 1937 PDF
Chapter 690 An Act To provide additional revenue for the District of Columbia, and for other purposes. Aug. 17, 1937 PDF
Chapter 691 An Act To authorize the Secretary of Commerce to exchange with the people of Puerto Rico the Guanica Lighthouse Reservation for two adjacent plots of insular forest land under the jurisdiction of the commissioner, department of agriculture and commerce, and for other purposes. Aug. 17, 1937 PDF
Chapter 692 Joint Resolution Relating to the employment of personnel and expenditures made by the Charles Carroll of Carrollton Bicentenary Commission. Aug. 17, 1937 PDF
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Chapter 695 Joint Resolution To authorize an additional appropriation to further the work of the United States Constitution Sesquicentennial Commission. Aug. 19, 1937 PDF
Chapter 696 Joint Resolution To establish the General Anthony Wayne Memorial Commission to formulate plans for the construction of a permanent memorial to the memory of General Anthony Wayne. Aug. 19, 1937 PDF
Chapter 697 An Act To authorize the Secretary of War to lease the Fort Schuyler Military Reservation, New York. Aug. 19, 1937 PDF
Chapter 698 An Act For the protection of certain enlisted  men of the Army. Aug. 19, 1937 PDF
Chapter 699 An Act To authorize the construction of bridges in Caddo Parish, Louisiana. Aug. 19, 1937 PDF
Chapter 700 An Act For the relief of the Southeastern University of the Young Men's Christian Association of the District of Columbia. Aug. 19, 1937 PDF
Chapter 701 An Act To authorize the exchange of certain lands within the Great Smoky Mountains National Park for lands within the Cherokee Indian Reservation, North Carolina, and for other purposes. Aug. 19, 1937 PDF
Chapter 702 An Act To authorize the acquisition by the United States of certain tribally owned lands of the Indians of the Shoshone or Wind River Indian Reservation, Wyoming, for the Wind River irrigation project. Aug. 19, 1937 PDF
Chapter 703 An Act To direct the Secretary of the Interior to notify the State of Virginia that the United States assumes police jurisdiction over the lands embraced within the Shenandoah National Park, and for other purposes. Aug. 19, 1937 PDF
Chapter 704 An Act To amend the Federal Farm Loan Act, to amend the Emergency Farm Mortgage Act of 1933, to amend the Farm Credit Act of 1933, to amend the Federal Farm Mortgage Corporation Act, to amend the Agricultural Marketing Act, and for other purposes. Aug. 19, 1937 PDF
Chapter 705 An Act To provide for studies and plans for the development of reclamation projects on the Cimarron River in Cimarron County, Oklahoma; the Washita River in Oklahoma, and the North Canadian River in Oklahoma. Aug. 19, 1937 PDF
Chapter 706 Joint Resolution Granting the consent of Congress to a compact between the States of New York and New Jersey providing for the creation of the Palisades Interstate Park Commission as a joint corporate municipal instrumentality of said States with appropriate rights, powers, duties, and immunities, for the transfer to said commission of certain functions, jurisdiction, rights, powers, and duties together with the properties of the bodies politic now existing in each State known as "Commissioners of the Palisades Interstate Park", and for the continuance of the Palisades Interstate Park. Aug. 19, 1937 PDF
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Chapter 716 An Act To amend Articles of War 50 1/2 and 70. Aug. 20, 1937 PDF
Chapter 717 An Act For the relief of sergeant-instructors, National Guard, and for other purposes Aug. 20, 1937 PDF
Chapter 718 An Act To provide a surcharge on certain air mail carried in Alaska. Aug. 20, 1937 PDF
Chapter 719 An Act To amend the Act known as the "Perishable Agricultural Commodities Act, 1930", approved June 10, 1930, as amended. Aug. 20, 1937 PDF
Chapter 720 An Act To authorize the completion, maintenance, ad operation of Bonneville project for navigation, and for other purposes. Aug. 20, 1937 PDF
Chapter 721 An Act To exempt State liquor-dispensing systems from the requirement of keeping certain records and rendering transcripts and summaries of entries with respect to distilled spirits. Aug. 20, 1937 PDF
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Chapter 725 An Act To create a commission and to extend further relief to water users on United States reclamation projects and on Indian irrigation projects. Aug. 21, 1937 PDF
Chapter 726 An Act To amend section 24 of the Judicial Code, as amended, with respect to the jurisdiction of the district courts of the United States over suits relating to the collection of State taxes. Aug. 21, 1937 PDF
Chapter 727 An Act To authorize the revision of the boundaries of the Snoqualmie National Forest, in the State of Washington. Aug. 21, 1937 PDF
Chapter 728 An Act To amend section 77 of the Judicial Code, as amended, to create a Brunswick division in the southern district of Georgia, with terms of court to be held at Brunswick. Aug. 21, 1937 PDF
Chapter 729 Joint Resolution Authorizing the President to invite the States of the Union and foreign countries to participate in the Oil World Exposition at Houston, Texas, to be held October 11 to 16, 1937, inclusive. Aug. 21, 1937 PDF
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Chapter 731 An Act To authorize the transfer to the jurisdiction of the Secretary of the Treasury of portions of the property within the West Point Military Reservation, New York, for the construction thereon of certain public buildings, and for other purposes. Aug. 21, 1937 PDF
Chapter 732 An Act To amend an Act entitled "An Act to provide for the establishment of the Everglades National Park in the State of Florida, and for other purposes", approved May 30, 1934. Aug. 21, 1937 PDF
Chapter 733 An Act Authorizing the President to invite the States of the Union and foreign countries to participate in the International Petroleum Exposition at Tulsa, Oklahoma, to be held May 14 to May 21, 1938. Aug. 21, 1937 PDF
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Chapter 735 An Act To extend further time for naturalization to alien veterans of the World War under the Act approved May 25, 1932 (47 Stat. 165), to extend the same privileges to certain veterans of countries allied with the United States during the World War, and for other purposes. Aug. 23, 1937 PDF
Chapter 736 An Act To amend the Act, approved August 4, 1919, as amended, providing additional aid for the American Printing House for the Blind. Aug. 23, 1937 PDF
Chapter 737 An Act To amend an Act of Congress entitled "An Act to provide for the appointment of an additional district judge for the northern and southern districts of West Virginia", approved June 22, 1936, by changing the times provided therein for holding the United States district court at various places now fixed by law in the State of West Virginia. Aug. 23, 1937 PDF
Chapter 738 An Act Authorizing State Highway Commission of Arkansas and State Highway Commission of Mississippi to construct, maintain, and operate a toll bridge across the Mississippi River at or near Lake Village, Chicot County, Arkansas, and to a place at or near Greenville, Washington County, Mississippi. Aug. 23, 1937 PDF
Chapter 739 An Act To extend the times for commencing and completing the construction of a bridge across the Delaware River between the village of Baryville, New York, and the village of Shohola, Pennsylvania. Aug. 23, 1937 PDF
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Chapter 741 An Act Authorizing the Secretary of the Interior to convey certain land to the State of Montana to be used for the purposes of a public park and recreational site. Aug. 24, 1937 PDF
Chapter 742 An Act Authorizing the Secretary of the Interior to convey all right, title, and interest of the United States in certain lands to the State of New Mexico, and for other purposes. Aug. 24, 1937 PDF
Chapter 743 An Act Authorizing the Secretary of the Interior to patent certain tracts of land to the State of New Mexico and Cordy Bramblet. Aug. 24, 1937 PDF
Chapter 744 An Act To authorize the Secretary of the Interior to issue patents to State under the provisions of section 8 of the Act of June 28, 1934 (48 Stat. 1269), as amended by the Act of June 26, 1936 (49 Stat. 1976), subject to prior leases issued under section 15 of the said Act. Aug. 24, 1937 PDF
Chapter 745 An Act To amend subsection (e) of section 9 of the Trading with the Enemy Act, as amended. Aug. 24, 1937 PDF
Chapter 746 An Act To permit grand-jury extensions to be ordered by any district judge. Aug. 24, 1937 PDF
Chapter 747 An Act To amend the bank-robbery statute to include burglary and larceny. Aug. 24, 1937 PDF
Chapter 748 Joint Resolution Authorizing an appropriation for the expenses of participation by the United States in the Inter-American Radio Conference to be held in 1937 at Habana, Cuba. Aug. 24, 1937 PDF
Chapter 749 Joint Resolution To authorize an appropriation for the expenses of participation by the United States in the Eighth International Road Congress in 1938. Aug. 24, 1937 PDF
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Chapter 752 An Act To provide for the measurement of vessels using the Panama Canal, and for other purposes. Aug. 24, 1937 PDF
Chapter 753 An Act To amend the Act of May 3, 1935, relating to the promotion of safety on the highways of the District of Columbia. Aug. 24, 1937 PDF
Chapter 754 An Act To provide for intervention by the United States, direct appeals to the Supreme Court of the United States, and regulation of the issuance of injunctions, in certain cases involving the constitutionality of Acts of Congress, and for other purposes. Aug. 24, 1937 PDF
Chapter 755 An Act To make available to each State which enacted in 1937 an approved unemployment-compensation law a portion of the proceeds from the Federal employers' tax in such State for the year 1936. Aug. 24, 1937 PDF
Chapter 756 Joint Resolution Expressing the views of the Congress as to a program for the relief and benefit of agriculture. Aug. 24, 1937 PDF
Chapter 757 An Act Making appropriations to supply deficiencies in certain appropriations for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1937, and for prior fiscal years, to provide supplemental appropriations for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1938, and for other purposes. Aug. 25, 1937 PDF
Chapter 758 Joint Resolution Relative to determination and payment of certain claims against the Government of Mexico. Aug. 25, 1937 PDF
Chapter 759 An Act Granting pensions and increases of pensions to certain soldiers who served in the Indian Wars from 1817 to 1898, and for other purposes. Aug. 25, 1937 PDF
Chapter 760 An Act To define, regulate, and license real-estate brokers, business chance brokers, and real-estate salesmen; to create a Real Estate Commission in the District of Columbia; to protect the public against fraud in real-estate transactions; and for other purposes. Aug. 25, 1937 PDF
Chapter 761 An Act To afford protection of pension benefits to peacetime veterans placed on the pension rolls after March 19, 1933, and for other purposes. Aug. 25, 1937 PDF
Chapter 762 An Act To incorporate the American Chemical Society. Aug. 25, 1937 PDF
Chapter 763 An Act To amend section 76 of the Judicial Code with respect to the terms of the United States District Court at Tallahassee, Florida. Aug. 25, 1937 PDF
Chapter 764 An Act Authorizing the State Roads Commission of the State of Maryland to construct, maintain, and operate a free highway bridge across the Sinepuxent Bay in Worcester County, Maryland, at Ocean City, Maryland, to replace a bridge already in existence. Aug. 25, 1937 PDF
Chapter 765 An Act To amend section 11 of the Act of Congress approved July 10, 1890 (26 Stat., ch. 664), relating to the admission into the Union of the State of Wyoming. Aug. 25, 1937 PDF
Chapter 766 An Act To amend the District of Columbia Alcoholic Beverage Control Act. Aug. 25, 1937 PDF
Chapter 767 An Act Authorizing the Comptroller General of the United States to allow credit in the accounts of disbursing officers for overpayments of wages on Civil Works Administration projects and waiving recovery of such overpayments. Aug. 25, 1937 PDF
Chapter 768 An Act To establish the Pipestone National Monument in the State of Minnesota. Aug. 25, 1937 PDF
Chapter 769 An Act To increase the extra pay to enlisted men for reporting. Aug. 25, 1937 PDF
Chapter 770 An Act Limiting the operation of sections 109 and 113 of the Criminal Code and section 190 of the Revised Statutes of the United States with respect to counsel in certain cases. Aug. 25, 1937 PDF
Chapter 771 An Act To authorize the appointment of an additional judge for southern district of Ohio. Aug. 25, 1937 PDF
Chapter 772 Providing for the manner of payment of taxes on gross production of minerals, including gas and oil, in Oklahoma. Aug. 25, 1937 PDF
Chapter 773 An Act To authorize a modification of the project for he control of floods in Lowell Creek, Alaska. Aug. 25, 1937 PDF
Chapter 774 An Act To regulate proceedings in adoption in the District of Columbia. Aug. 25, 1937 PDF
Chapter 775 An Act For the relief of certain applicants for oil and gas permits and leases. Aug. 25, 1937 PDF
Chapter 776 An Act To amend paragraph (1) of section 22 of the Interstate Commerce Act, as amended. Aug. 25, 1937 PDF
Chapter 777 An Act To prohibit certain agreements fixing fees or compensation in receivership, bankruptcy, or reorganization proceedings, to prohibit the appointment of certain persons as receiver or trustee, and for other purposes. Aug. 25, 1937 PDF
Chapter 778 An Act To authorize the reservation of minerals in future sales of lands of the Choctaw-Chickasaw Indians in Oklahoma. Aug. 25, 1937 PDF
Chapter 779 An Act To authorize the Secretary of the Interior to lease or sell certain lands of the Agua Caliente or Palm Springs Reservation, California, for public airport use, and for other purposes. Aug. 25, 1937 PDF
Chapter 780 An Act To authorize the city of Ketchikan, Alaska, to issue bonds for street improvements, and for other purposes. Aug. 25, 1937 PDF
Chapter 781 Joint Resolution To amend the public resolution approved June 5, 1936, entitled "Joint resolution authorizing and requesting the President to extend to the Government of Sweden and individuals an invitation to join the Government and people of the United States in the observance of the three-hundredth anniversary of the first permanent settlement in the Delaware River Valley, and for other purposes." Aug. 25, 1937 PDF
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Chapter 815 An Act To provide revenue, equalize taxation, prevent tax evasion and avoidance, and for other purposes. Aug. 26, 1937 PDF
Chapter 816 Joint Resolution Providing for participation by the United States in the Pan American Exposition to be held in Tampa, Florida, in the year 1939 in commemoration of the four-hundredth anniversary of the landing of Hernando De Soto in Tampa Bay, and for other purposes. Aug. 26, 1937 PDF
Chapter 817 Joint Resolution Providing for the participation of the United States in the continuing international exposition to be known as Pacific Mercado, to be held in the city of Los Angeles, California, commencing in the year 1940, and in the year 1942 commemorating the landing of Cabrillo, and for other reasons. Aug. 26, 1937 PDF
Chapter 818 An Act To require certain common carriers by railroad to install and maintain certain appliances, methods, and systems intended to promote the safety of employees and travelers on railroads, and for other purposes. Aug. 26, 1937 PDF
Chapter 819 An Act To provide suitable accommodations for the district court of the United States at Glasgow, Montana. Aug. 26, 1937 PDF
Chapter 820 An Act To amend the Act entitled "An Act conferring jurisdiction upon the Court of Claims to hear, determine, and render judgment upon the claim of the city of Perth Amboy, New Jersey", approved July 23, 1935. Aug. 26, 1937 PDF
Chapter 821 An Act To permit Members of Congress to enter into agreements under agricultural programs. Aug. 26, 1937 PDF
Chapter 822 An Act To amend the Merchant Marine Act, 1936 (Act of June 29, 1936, ch. 858; 49 Stat. 1985). Aug. 26, 1937 PDF
Chapter 823 An Act To authorize the Secretary of Commerce to continue the existing system of classification and pay of positions of lighthouse keepers. Aug. 26, 1937 PDF
Chapter 824 An Act To convey certain lands to Clackamas County, Oregon, for public-park purposes. Aug. 26, 1937 PDF
Chapter 825 An Act To credit laborers in the Postal Service with any fractional part of a year's substitute service toward promotion. Aug. 26, 1937 PDF
Chapter 826 An Act Giving superintendents at classified post-office stations credit for substitutes serving under them. Aug. 26, 1937 PDF
Chapter 827 An Act To authorize an appropriation for the construction of small reservoirs under the Federal reclamation laws. Aug. 26, 1937 PDF
Chapter 828 An Act To provide for the extension of certain prospecting permits, and for other purposes. Aug. 26, 1937 PDF
Chapter 829 An Act To continue in effect a certain lease for the quarters of the post office at Grover, North Carolina, and for other purposes. Aug. 26, 1937 PDF
Chapter 830 An Act To fulfill certain treaty obligations with respect to water levels of the Lake of the Woods. Aug. 26, 1937 PDF
Chapter 831 An Act To amend section 3 of the Act entitled, "An Act to provide a civil government for Puerto Rico, and for other purposes", increasing borrowing margin of municipality of Mayaguez. Aug. 26, 1937 PDF
Chapter 832 An Act Authorizing the construction, repair, and preservation of certain public works on rivers and harbors, and for other purposes. Aug. 26, 1937 PDF
Chapter 833 An Act To authorize an exchange of lands at the New Cumberland General Depot, Pennsylvania. Aug. 26, 1937 PDF
Chapter 834 An Act To authorize appropriations for construction and rehabilitation at military posts, and for other purposes. Aug. 26, 1937 PDF
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Chapter 866 An Act To amend section 3 of the Act of June 18, 1934 (48 Stat. 984-988), relating to Indian Lands in Arizona. Aug. 28, 1937 PDF
Chapter 867 An Act To provide for preliminary examinations and surveys for run-off and water-flow retardation and soil-erosion prevention on the watersheds of the Rio Grande and Pecos Rivers. Aug. 28, 1937 PDF
Chapter 868 An Act To authorize the Secretary of the Interior to relinquish in favor of the Blackfeet Tribe of the Blackfeet Indian Reservation, Montana, the interest in certain land acquired by the United States under the Federal Reclamation Laws. Aug. 28, 1937 PDF
Chapter 869 An Act To approve a compact or agreement between the State of Ohio and the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania relating to Pymatuning Lake. Aug. 28, 1937 PDF
Chapter 870 An Act To promote conservation in the arid and semiarid areas of the United States by aiding in the development of facilities for water storage and utilization, and for other purposes. Aug. 28, 1937 PDF
Chapter 871 An Act To amend the Revenue Act of 1926, as amended, to exempt persons traveling between Puerto Rico and the continental United States from the payment of a stamp tax on steamship tickets. Aug. 28, 1937 PDF
Chapter 872 An Act For the relief of former employees of the Federal Subsistence Homesteads Corporation. Aug. 28, 1937 PDF
Chapter 873 An Act To make available for national park purposes certain lands within the area of the proposed Mammoth Cave National Park, Kentucky. Aug. 28, 1937 PDF
Chapter 874 An Act Authorizing the establishment of a revolving loan fund for the Klamath Indians, Oregon, and for other purposes. Aug. 28, 1937 PDF
Chapter 875 An Act Making further provision with respect to the funds of the Metlakahtla Indians of Alaska. Aug. 28, 1937 PDF
Chapter 876 An Act Relating to the revested Oregon and California Railroad and reconveyed Coos Bay Wagon Road grant lands situated in the State of Oregon. Aug. 28, 1937 PDF
Chapter 877 An Act To amend an Act entitled "An Act authorizing the construction of certain public works on rivers and harbors for flood control, and for other purposes", approved June 22, 1936. Aug. 28, 1937 PDF
Chapter 878 An Act To extend the benefits of section 21 of the Bankhead-Jones Act to Puerto Rico. Aug. 28, 1937 PDF
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Chapter 888 An Act To provide for the addition of certain lands to the Fort Donelson National Military Park in the State of Tennessee, and for other purposes. Aug. 30, 1937 PDF
Chapter 889 An Act To provide for the taking of a census of partial employment, unemployment, and occupations, and for other purposes. Aug. 30, 1937 PDF
Chapter 890 An Act Relating to certain lands within the boundaries of the Crow Reservation, Montana. Aug. 31, 1937 PDF
Chapter 891 Joint Resolution To permit the States of Maryland, Virginia, West Virginia, Pennsylvania, and the District of Columbia to enter into a compact or agreement respecting the creation of a Potomac Valley conservancy district for the prevention or abatement of harmful pollution of the waters thereof. Aug. 31, 1937 PDF
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Chapter 895 An Act Authorizing the conservation, production, exploitation, and sale of helium gas, a mineral resources pertaining to the national defense and to the development of commercial aeronautics, authorizing the acquisition by purchase or otherwise, by the United States of properties for the production of helium gas, and for other purposes. Sept. 1, 1937 PDF
Chapter 896 An Act To provide financial assistance to the States and political subdivisions thereof for the elimination of unsafe and insanitary housing conditions, for the eradication of slums, for the provision of decent, safe, and sanitary dwellings for families of low income, and for the reduction of unemployment and the stimulation of business activity, to create a United States Housing Authority, and for other purposes. Sept. 1, 1937 PDF
Chapter 897 An Act To provide subsistence for the Eskimos and other natives of Alaska by establishing for them a permanent and self-sustaining economy; to encourage and develop native activity in all branches of the reindeer industry; and for other purposes. Sept. 1, 1937 PDF
Chapter 898 An Act To regulate commerce among the several States, with the Territories and possessions of the United States, and with foreign countries; to protect the welfare of consumers of sugars and of those engaged in the domestic sugar-producing industry; to promote the export trade of the United States; to raise revenue; and for other purposes. Sept. 1, 1937 PDF
Chapter 899 An Act To provide that the United States shall aid the States in wildlife restoration projects, and for other purposes. Sept. 2, 1937 PDF

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Session 2 (1937)

Chapter 1 Joint Resolution Granting the consent of Congress for the loan of certain portraits now located in the Capitol to the United States Constitution Sesquicentennial Commission for exhibition in the Corcoran Art Gallery. Nov. 19, 1937 PDF
Chapter 2 Joint Resolution To provide for certain expenses incident to the second session of the Seventy-fifth Congress. Nov. 26, 1937 PDF
Chapter 3 An Act To amend certain sections of the Federal Credit Union Act approved June 26, 1934 (Public, Numbered 467, Seventy-third Congress). Dec. 6, 1937 PDF
Chapter 4 Joint Resolution To make the existing appropriations for mileage of Senators and Representatives immediately available for payment. Dec. 8, 1937 PDF
Chapter 5 An Act To extend the times for commencing and completing the construction of a bridge across the Tennessee River between Colbert County and Lauderdale County, Alabama. Dec. 22, 1937 PDF

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Session 3 (1938)

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Chapter 2 An Act To prohibit the making of photographs, sketches, or maps of vital military and naval defensive installations and equipment, and for other purposes. Jan. 12, 1938 PDF
Chapter 3 An Act To increase the efficiency of the Coast Guard. Jan. 12, 1938 PDF
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Chapter 9 An Act To permit the further extension of the Air Mail Service. Jan. 14, 1938 PDF
Chapter 10 An Act To permit the printing of black-and-white illustrations of United States and foreign postage stamps for philatelic purposes. Jan. 27, 1938 PDF
Chapter 11 An Act To make confidential certain information furnished to the Bureau of Foreign and Domestic Commerce, and for other purposes. Jan. 27, 1938 PDF
Chapter 12 An Act To authorize an additional number of medical and dental officers for the Army. Jan. 29, 1938 PDF
Chapter 13 An Act To amend the National Housing Act, and for other purposes. Feb. 3, 1938 PDF
Chapter 14 Joint Resolution Making appropriations available for administration of the Sugar Act of 1937 and for crop production and harvesting loans. Feb. 4, 1938 PDF
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Chapter 23 An Act To provide that residence requirements for judges shall not be held to apply to judges who have retired. Feb. 11, 1938 PDF
Chapter 24 An Act To authorize certain officers and employees of Federal penal and correctional institutions to administer oaths. Feb. 11, 1938 PDF
Chapter 25 An Act To amend an Act to provide for the retirement of Justices of the Supreme Court. Feb. 11, 1938 PDF
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Chapter 27 An Act To provide for the acquisition of certain lands for and the addition thereof to the Tahoe National Forest, in the State of Nevada, and the acquisition of certain other lands for the completion of the acquisition of the remaining lands within the limits of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, in east Tennessee. Feb. 12, 1938 PDF
Chapter 28 An Act Authorizing the sale of certain lands to the Regents of the Agricultural College of New Mexico. Feb. 14, 1938 PDF
Chapter 29 Joint Resolution To protect foreign diplomatic and consular officers and the buildings and premises occupied by them in the District of Columbia. Feb. 15, 1938 PDF
Chapter 30 An Act To provide for the conservation of national soil resources and to provide an adequate and balanced flow of agricultural commodities in interstate and foreign commerce and for other purposes. Feb. 16, 1938 PDF
Chapter 31 An Act To provide for the annual inspection of all motor vehicles in the District of Columbia. Feb. 18, 1938 PDF
Chapter 32 An Act To authorize the Secretary of the Treasury to cancel obligations of the Reconstruction Finance Corporation incurred in supplying funds for relief at the authorization or direction of Congress, and for other purposes. Feb. 24, 1938 PDF
Chapter 33 An Act Amending Acts fixing the rate of payment of irrigation construction costs on the Wapato Indian irrigation project, Yakima, Washington, and for other purposes. Feb. 24, 1938 PDF
Chapter 34 An Act To amend the Act authorizing the Attorney General to compromise suits on certain contracts of insurance. Feb. 24, 1938 PDF
Chapter 35 An Act To exempt from  taxation certain property of the Society of the Cincinnati, a corporation of the District of Columbia. Feb. 24, 1938 PDF
Chapter 36 An Act To provide for the construction and equipment of a building for the experiment station of the Bureau of Mines at Salt Lake City, Utah. Feb. 25, 1938 PDF
Chapter 37 An Act To amend the Criminal Code by providing punishment for impersonation of officers and employees of Government-owned and Government-controlled corporations. Feb. 28, 1938 PDF
Chapter 38 Joint Resolution Making an additional appropriation for relief purposes for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1938. Mar. 2, 1938 PDF
Chapter 39 Joint Resolution Making appropriations for the control of outbreaks of insect pests. Mar. 3, 1938 PDF
Chapter 40 An Act To extend the lending authority of the Disaster Loan Corporation to apply to disasters in the year 1938. Mar. 3, 1938 PDF
Chapter 41 An Act To amend an Act entitled "An Act to establish a uniform system of bankruptcy throughout the United States", approved July 1, 1898, and Acts amendatory thereof and supplementary thereto. Mar. 4, 1938 PDF
Chapter 42 An Act Making appropriations to supply deficiencies in certain appropriations for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1938, and prior fiscal years, to provide supplemental appropriations for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1938, and for other purposes. Mar. 5, 1938 PDF
Chapter 43 An Act Establishing a small claims and conciliation branch in the municipal court of the District of Columbia for improving the administration of justice in small cases and providing assistance to needy litigants, and for other purposes. Mar. 5, 1938 PDF
Chapter 44 An Act To maintain unimpaired the capital of the Commodity Credit Corporation at $100,000,000, and for other purposes. Mar. 8, 1938 PDF
Chapter 45 An Act To provide for the establishment of a Coast Guard station at or near Panama City, Florida. Mar. 14, 1938 PDF
Chapter 46 An Act To transfer to the Secretary of the Treasury a site for a quarantine station to be located at Galveston, Texas. Mar. 16, 1938 PDF
Chapter 47 An Act To provide for the appointment of one additional United States district judge for the eastern district of Louisiana. Mar. 18, 1938 PDF
Chapter 48 An Act Authorizing the city of Rock Island, Illinois, or its assigns, to construct, maintain, and operate a toll bridge across the Mississippi River at or near Rock Island, Illinois, and to a place at or near the city of Davenport, Iowa. Mar. 18, 1938 PDF
Chapter 49 An Act To amend the Act creating the Federal Trade Commission, to define its powers and duties, and for other purposes. Mar. 21, 1938 PDF
Chapter 50 An Act To amend the Act approved February 7, 1913, so as to remove restrictions as to the use of the Little Rock Confederate Cemetery, and for other purposes. Mar. 26, 1938 PDF
Chapter 51 An Act To amend section 42 of title 7 of the Canal Zone Code and section 41 of the Act entitled, "An Act to provide a civil government for Porto Rico, and for other purposes", approved March 2, 1917, as amended (U.S.C., 1934 edition, title 48, sec. 893). Mar. 26, 1938 PDF
Chapter 52 An Act Authorizing the Superintendent of the United States Naval Academy, Annapolis, Maryland, to accept gifts and bequests of money for the purpose of erecting a building on land now owned by the United States Government at the Naval Academy, and for other purposes. Mar. 26, 1938 PDF
Chapter 53 An Act Authorizing the appointment of an additional judge of the District Court for the Northern District of Alabama. Mar. 26, 1938 PDF
Chapter 54 An Act Amending section 312 of the Agricultural Adjustment Act of 1938. Mar. 26, 1938 PDF
Chapter 55 An Act Making appropriations for the Treasury and Post Office Departments for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1939, and for other purposes. Mar. 28, 1938 PDF
Chapter 56 Joint Resolution To dedicate the month of April in each year to a voluntary national program for the control of cancer. Mar. 28, 1938 PDF
Chapter 57 An Act To amend an Act entitled "An Act to eliminate the requirements of cultivation in connection with certain homestead entries", approved August 19, 1935. Mar. 31, 1938 PDF
Chapter 58 An Act To amend the Act entitled "An Act to provide for the construction of certain public buildings, and for other purposes", approved May 25, 1926 (44 Stat. 630), as amended. Mar. 31, 1938 PDF
Chapter 59 An Act Consenting to an interstate compact between the States of Minnesota, South Dakota, and North Dakota relating to the utilization of, the control of the floods of, and the prevention of the pollution of the waters of the Red River of the North and streams tributary thereto. Apr. 2, 1938 PDF
Chapter 60 An Act Limiting the duties of the chief clerk inspector of the Health Department of the District of Columbia. Apr. 2, 1938 PDF
Chapter 61 Joint Resolution Creating a special joint congressional committee to make an investigation of the Tennessee Valley Authority. Apr. 4, 1938 PDF
Chapter 62 An Act Making appropriations for the government of the District of Columbia and other activities chargeable in whole or in part against the revenues of such District for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1939, and for other purposes.  Apr. 4, 1938 PDF
Chapter 63 An Act To authorize the Secretary of the Interior to grant concessions or reservoir sites and other lands in connection with Federal Indian irrigation projects wholly partly Indian, and to lease the lands in such reserves for agricultural, grazing, and for other purposes. Apr. 4, 1938 PDF
Chapter 64 An Act Authorizing the State of Rhode Island, acting by and through the Jamestown Bridge Commission as an agency of the State, to construct, maintain, and operate a toll bridge across the west passage of Narragansett Bay between the towns of Jamestown and North Kingstown. Apr. 4, 1938 PDF
Chapter 65 An Act Authorizing the State Highway Departments of North Dakota and Minnesota and the Boards of County Commissioners of Traill County, North Dakota, and Norman County, Minnesota, to construct, maintain, and operate a free highway bridge across the Red River of the North between Caledonia, North Dakota, and Shelly, Minnesota. Apr. 4, 1938 PDF
Chapter 66 An Act To authorize the city of Vancouver, Washington, to construct and maintain a historical memorial on the Vancouver Barracks Military Reservation, Washington. Apr. 4, 1938 PDF
Chapter 67 An Act Authorizing the completion of the existing project for the protection of the sea wall at Galveston Harbor, Texas. Apr. 4, 1938 PDF
Chapter 68 An Act Authorizing the State Highway Departments of North Dakota and Minnesota and the Boards of County Commissioners of Traill County, North Dakota, and Norman County, Minnesota, to construct, maintain, and operate a free highway bridge across the Red River of the North westerly of Nielsville, Minnesota. Apr. 4, 1938 PDF
Chapter 69 An Act To amend section 35 of the Criminal Code, as amended (U.S.C., title 18, sec. 82), relating to purloining, stealing, or injuring property of the United States. Apr. 4, 1938 PDF
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Chapter 72 An Act To amend an Act entitled "An Act to establish a Code of Law for the District of Columbia", approved March 3, 1901, as amended, and particularly sections 863, 911, and 914 of the said code. Apr. 5, 1938 PDF
Chapter 73 An Act To create a board of inspectors, Bureau of Marine Inspection and Navigation, at Port Arthur, Texas. Apr. 5, 1938 PDF
Chapter 74 Joint Resolution To authorize compacts or agreements between the States bordering on the Great Lakes with respect to fishing in the waters of the Great Lakes, and for other purposes. Apr. 5, 1938 PDF
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Chapter 79 An Act To amend section 42 of the Act of Congress entitled "An Act to provide compensation for employees of the United States suffering injuries while in the performance of their duties, and for other purposes", approved September 7, 1916, as amended. Apr. 6, 1938 PDF
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Chapter 86 An Act Authorizing the Secretary of the Treasury to exchange sites at Miami Beach, Dade County, Florida, for Coast Guard purposes. Apr. 6, 1938 PDF
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Chapter 107 An Act To amend the Agricultural Adjustment Act of 1938, and for other purposes. Apr. 7, 1938 PDF
Chapter 108 An Act To amend the Commodity Exchange Act, as amended, to extend its provisions to wool tops. Apr. 7, 1938 PDF
Chapter 109 An Act Authorizing the State of Maryland, by and through its State Roads Commission or the successors of said commission, to construct, maintain, and operate certain bridges across streams, rivers, and navigable waters which are wholly or partly within the State. Apr. 7, 1938 PDF
Chapter 110 An Act To amend Public Law Numbered 282, Seventy-fifth Congress, relative to the fisheries of Alaska. Apr. 7, 1938 PDF
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Chapter 120 An Act To amend an Act entitled "An Act to refer the claim of the Menominee Tribe of Indians to the Court of Claims with the absolute right of appeal to the Supreme Court of the United States", approved September 3, 1935. Apr. 8, 1938 PDF
Chapter 121 Joint Resolution To authorize and request the President of the United States to invite the International Seed Testing Association to hold its Ninth Congress in the United States in 1940 and to invite foreign countries to participate in that congress; and also to provide for participation by the United States in that congress. Apr. 8, 1938 PDF
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Chapter 132 An Act Providing for the allocation of net revenues of the Shoshone power plant of the Shoshone reclamation project in Wyoming. Apr. 9, 1938 PDF
Chapter 133 An Act To amend the Act entitled "An Act authorizing the Secretary of the Treasury to convey to the city of Wilmington, North Carolina, Marine Hospital Reservation", being chapter 93, United States Statutes at Large, volume 42, part 1, page 1260, approved February 17, 1923. Apr. 9, 1938 PDF
Chapter 134 An Act To amend an Act entitled "An Act to authorize the construction of a Federal reclamation project to furnish a water supply for the lands of the Arch Hurley Conservancy District in New Mexico", approved August 2, 1937 (Public, Numbered 241). Apr. 9, 1938 PDF
Chapter 135 An Act To amend an Act entitled "An Act authorizing the Secretary of the Treasury to convey to the Board of Education of New Hanover County, North Carolina, portion of marine-hospital reservation not needed for marine-hospital purposes", approved July 10, 1912 (37 Stat. 191). Apr. 9, 1938 PDF
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Chapter 140 An Act To amend section 5d of the Reconstruction Finance Corporation Act, as amended, to authorize loans to public agencies, to provide credit facilities for business enterprises and for other purposes. Apr. 13, 1938 PDF
Chapter 141 An Act To set aside certain lands in Oklahoma for the Cheyenne and Arapahoe Indians. Apr. 13, 1938 PDF
Chapter 142 An Act To promote air commerce by providing for the closing of Military Road. Apr. 13, 1938 PDF
Chapter 143 An Act To amend the Agricultural Adjustment Act, as amended, by including hope as a commodity to which orders under such Act are applicable. Apr. 13, 1938 PDF
Chapter 144 An Act To provide for the flowage easement on certain ceded Chippewa Indian lands bordering Lake of the Woods, Warroad River, and Rainy River, Minnesota, and for other purposes. Apr. 13, 1938 PDF
Chapter 145 An Act For the benefit of the Goshute and other Indians, and for other purposes. Apr. 13, 1938 PDF
Chapter 146 An Act To provide for a commissioned strength of fourteen thousand six hundred and fifty-nine of the Regular Army. Apr. 13, 1938 PDF
Chapter 147 Joint Resolution Authorizing the erection of a memorial to the late Guglielmo Marconi. Apr. 13, 1938 PDF
Chapter 148 Joint Resolution Directing the Federal Trade Commission to investigate the policies employed by manufacturers in distributing motor vehicles, accessories, and parts, and the policies of dealers in selling motor vehicles at retail, as these policies affect the public interest. Apr. 13, 1938 PDF
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Chapter 157 An Act To provide for experimental air-mail services to further develop safety, efficiency, and economy, and for other purposes. Apr. 15, 1938 PDF
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Chapter 167 An Act To amend an Act entitled "An Act for making further and more effectual provision for the national defense, and for other purposes", approved June 3, 1916, as amended by the Act of June 4, 1920, so as to make available certain other officers for General Staff duty. Apr. 22, 1938 PDF
Chapter 168 An Act To extend the time for completing the construction of a bridge across the Saint Clair River at or near Port Huron, Michigan. Apr. 25, 1938 PDF
Chapter 169 An Act To provide for the exchange of land in the Territory of Alaska. Apr. 25, 1938 PDF
Chapter 170 An Act To clarify the status of pay and allowances under the provision of the Act of September 3, 1919. Apr. 25, 1938 PDF
Chapter 171 An Act To amend the National Defense Act of June 3, 1916, as amended, by reestablishing the Regular Army Reserve, and for other purposes. Apr. 25, 1938 PDF
Chapter 172 Joint Resolution Providing an additional appropriation for the Civilian Conservation Corps for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1939. Apr. 25, 1938 PDF
Chapter 173 An Act To extend from June 16, 1938, to June 16, 1939, the period within which loans made prior to June 16, 1933, to executive officers of member banks of the Federal Reserve System may be renewed or extended. Apr. 25, 1938 PDF
Chapter 174 Joint Resolution To permit the transportation of passengers by Canadian passenger vessels between the port of Rochester, New York, and the port of Alexandria Bay, New York, on Lake Ontario and the Saint Lawrence River. Apr. 26, 1938 PDF
Chapter 175 An Act making appropriations for the Navy Department and the naval service for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1939, and for other purposes.
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Chapter 176 An Act To authorize the transfer of certain military reservations to other agencies of the Government and to the people of Puerto Rico, and for other purposes. Apr. 26, 1938 PDF
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Chapter 180 An Act Making appropriations for the Departments of State and Justice and for the Judiciary, and for the Departments of Commerce and Labor, for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1939, and for other purposes.
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Chapter 183 Joint Resolution To amend the joint resolution entitled "Joint resolution authorizing Federal participation in the New York World's Fair 1939". Apr. 29, 1938 PDF
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Chapter 186 An Act To authorize the sale, under the provisions of the Act of March 12, 1926 (44 Stat. 203), of surplus War Department real property. Apr. 29, 1938 PDF
Chapter 187 An Act Making appropriations for the Department of the Interior for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1939, and for other purposes. May 8, 1938 PDF
Chapter 188 An Act To prevent fraud, deception, or other improper practice in connection with business before the United States Patent Office, and for other purposes. May 9, 1938 PDF
Chapter 189 An Act To permit the issuance of certain certificates under the shipping laws by inspectors of hulls, inspectors of boilers, and designated assistant inspectors. May 9, 1938 PDF
Chapter 190 An Act To authorize the Secretary of War to acquire by donation land at or near Fort Missoula, Montana, for target range, military, or other public purposes. May 9, 1938 PDF
Chapter 191 An Act To authorize the attendance of the Marine Band at the observance of the seventy-fifth anniversary of the Battle of Gettysburg, to be held at Gettysburg, Adams County, Pennsylvania, on July 1, 2, and 3, 1938. May 9, 1938 PDF
Chapter 192 Joint Resolution To amend the joint resolution entitled "Joint resolution making funds available for the control of incipient or emergency outbreaks of insect pests or plant diseases, including grasshoppers, Mormon crickets, and chinch bugs", approved April 6, 1937. May 9, 1938 PDF
Chapter 193 An Act To provide for the conservation of the fishery resources of the Columbia River, establishment, operation, and maintenance of one or more stations in Oregon, Washington, and Idaho, and for the conduct of necessary investigations, surveys, stream improvements, and stocking operations for these purposes. May 11, 1938 PDF
Chapter 194 An Act To amend section 6 of the Act approved May 27, 1936 (49 U.S. Stat. L. 1380). May 11, 1938 PDF
Chapter 195 An Act To extend the time for completing the construction of a bridge across the Ohio River at or near Cairo, Illinois. May 11, 1938 PDF
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Chapter 197 An Act To facilitate the control of soil erosion and flood damage originating upon lands within the exterior boundaries of the Cache National Forest in the State of Utah. May 11, 1938 PDF
Chapter 198 An Act To regulate the leasing of certain Indian lands for mining purposes. May 11, 1938 PDF
Chapter 199 An Act To amend the Act entitled "An Act to provide for the collection and publication of statistics of peanuts by the Department of Agriculture", approved June 24, 1936. May 12, 1938 PDF
Chapter 200 An Act To amend the Act entitled "An Act to establish a Civilian Conservation Corps, and for other purposes", approved June 28, 1937. May 12, 1938 PDF
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Chapter 204 Joint Resolution Making available additional funds for the United States Constitution Sesquicentennial Commission. May 13, 1938 PDF
Chapter 205 Joint Resolution To authorize an appropriation for the expenses of participation by the United States in the Fourth International Conference on Private Air Law. May 13, 1938 PDF
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Chapter 209 An Act To authorize the payment of an indemnity to the Norwegian Government in full and final satisfaction of all claims based on the detention and treatment of the crew of the Norwegian steamer Sagatind subsequent to the seizure of this vessel by the United States Coast Guard cutter Seneca on October 12, 1924. May 13, 1938 PDF
Chapter 210 An Act Making the 11th day of November in each year a legal holiday. May 13, 1938 PDF
Chapter 211 An Act To ratify and confirm Act 23 of the Session Laws of Hawaii, 1937, extending the time within which revenue bonds may by issued and delivered under Act 174 of the Session Laws of Hawaii, 1935. May 13, 1938 PDF
Chapter 212 An Act To amend section 2 of the Act to incorporate The Howard University. May 13, 1938 PDF
Chapter 213 An Act To amend the Act of May 27, 1908, authorizing settlement of accounts of deceased officers and enlisted men of the Navy and Marine Corps. May 13, 1938 PDF
Chapter 214 An Act To liberalize the provisions of existing laws governing death-compensation benefits for widows and children of World War veterans, and for other purposes. May 13, 1938 PDF
Chapter 215 An Act To improve the efficiency of the Lighthouse Service, and for other purposes. May 13, 1938 PDF
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Chapter 219 An Act To amend the Act of March 2, 1899, as amended, to authorize the Secretary of War to permit allotments from the pay of military personnel and permanent civilian employees under certain conditions. May 16, 1938 PDF
Chapter 220 An Act To authorize  an appropriation for reconstruction at Fort Niagara, New York, to replace loss by fire. May 16, 1938 PDF
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Chapter 222 An Act To authorize an appropriation to aid in defraying the expenses of the observance of the seventy-fifth anniversary of the Battle of Gettysburg, to be held at Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, from June 29, to July 6, 1938, and for other purposes. May 16, 1938 PDF
Chapter 223 An Act To amend the District of Columbia Revenue Act of 1937, and for other purposes. May 16, 1938 PDF
Chapter 224 An Act To protect the salaries of rural letter carriers who transfer from one rural route to another. May 16, 1938 PDF
Chapter 225 An Act To correct United States citizenship status of certain persons born in Puerto Rico, and for other purposes. May 16, 1938 PDF
Chapter 226 An Act To authorize the conveyance by the United States to the city of Ketchikan, Alaska, of a certain tract of land in the townsite of Ketchikan. May 16, 1938 PDF
Chapter 227 An Act To amend the Acts for promoting the circulation of reading matter among the blind. May 16, 1938 PDF
Chapter 228 Joint Resolution To permit a compact or agreement between the States of Idaho and Wyoming respecting the disposition and apportionment of the waters of the Snake River and its tributaries, and for other purposes. May 16, 1938 PDF
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Chapter 234 An Act To convey to the University of Alaska a tract of land for use as the site of a fur farm experiment station. May 17, 1938 PDF
Chapter 235 An Act To authorize the conveyance of the Mattapoisett (Ned Point) Lighthouse Reservation at Mattapoisett, Massachusetts, to the town of Mattapoisett. May 17, 1938 PDF
Chapter 236 An Act Making appropriations for the Legislative Branch of the Government for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1939, and for other purposes. May 17, 1938 PDF
Chapter 237 An Act To amend the Act of March 9, 1928, authorizing appropriations to be made for the disposition of remains of military personnel and civilian employees of the Army, and for other purposes. May 17, 1938 PDF
Chapter 238 Joint Resolution To set apart public ground for the Smithsonian Gallery of Art, and for other purposes. May 17, 1938 PDF
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Chapter 243 An Act To establish the composition of the United States Navy, to authorize the construction of certain naval vessels, and for other purposes. May 17, 1938 PDF
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Chapter 250 An Act To authorize the completion, maintenance, and operation of the Fort Peck project for navigation, and for other purposes. May 18, 1938 PDF
Chapter 251 An Act To provide for the administration and maintenance of the Natchez Trace Parkway, in the States of Mississippi, Alabama, and Tennessee, by the Secretary of the Interior, and for other purposes. May 18, 1938 PDF
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Chapter 253 An Act To amend section 203 of the Merchant Marine Act, 1936, and for other purposes. May 18, 1938 PDF
Chapter 254 Joint Resolution To authorize an appropriation for the expenses of participation by the United States in the Third Pan American Highway Conference. May 20, 1938 PDF
Chapter 255 Joint Resolution To authorize and request the President of the United States to invite the International Union of Geodesy and Geophysics to hold its Seventh General Assembly in the United States during the calendar year 1939, and to invite foreign governments to participate in that general assembly; and to authorize an appropriation to assist in meeting the expenses necessary for participation by the United States in the meeting. May 20, 1938 PDF
Chapter 256 An Act Authorizing the Interstate Bridge Commission of the State of New York and the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania to reconstruct, maintain, and operate a free highway bridge across the Delaware River between points in the city of Port Jervis, Orange County, New York, and the Borough of Matamoras, Pike County, Pennsylvania. May 21, 1938 PDF
Chapter 257 An Act To amend the Act entitled "An Act authorizing the Oregon-Washington Board of Trustees to construct, maintain, and operate a toll bridge across the Columbia River at Astoria, Clatsop County, Oregon", approved June 13, 1934, as amended. May 21, 1938 PDF
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Chapter 259 An Act Making appropriations for the Executive Office and sundry independent executive bureaus, boards, commissions, and offices, for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1939, and for other purposes.
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Chapter 260 An Act To provide for an investigation and report of losses resulting from the campaign for the eradication of the Mediterranean fruit fly by the Department of Agriculture. May 23, 1938 PDF
Chapter 261 An Act To amend the Act approved August 24, 1935, entitled "An Act to authorize the erection of a suitable memorial to Major General George W. Goethals within the Canal Zone." May 23, 1938 PDF
Chapter 262 An Act To authorize the Secretary of the Treasury to transfer the title of all other interests in the old tower clock from the Escambia County Courthouse Building, acquired by the Government by deed, to the Pensacola Historical Society of Pensacola, Escambia County, Florida. May 23, 1938 PDF
Chapter 263 Joint Resolution Extending for two years the time within which American claimants may make application for payment, under the Settlement of War Claims Act of 1928, of awards of the Mixed Claims Commission and the Tripartite Claims Commission, and extending until March 10, 1940, the time within which Hungarian claimants may make application for payment, under the Settlement of War Claims Act of 1928, of awards of the War Claims Arbiter. May 23, 1938 PDF
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Chapter 265 An Act To amend section 4132 of the Revised Statutes, as amended. May 24, 1938 PDF
Chapter 266 An Act To grant relief to persons erroneously convicted in courts of the United States. May 24, 1938 PDF
Chapter 267 An Act To impose additional duties upon the United States Public Health Service in connection with the investigation and control of the venereal diseases. May 24, 1938 PDF
Chapter 268 An Act Granting pensions and increases of pensions to certain soldiers, sailors, and nurses of the War with Spain, the Philippine Insurrection, or the China Relief Expedition, and for other purposes. May 24, 1938 PDF
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Chapter 273 Joint Resolution Making an additional appropriation for grants to States for unemployment compensation administration, Social Security Board, for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1938. May 25, 1938 PDF
Chapter 274 An Act To authorize the purchase and distribution of products of the fishing industry. May 25, 1938 PDF
Chapter 275 An Act To provide additional funds for buildings for the use of the diplomatic and consular establishments of the United States. May 25, 1938 PDF
Chapter 276 An Act To amend section 12B of the Federal Reserve Act, as amended. May 25, 1938 PDF
Chapter 277 An Act Authorizing the temporary detail of United States employees, possessing special qualifications, to governments of American Republics and the Philippines, and for other purposes. May 25, 1938 PDF
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Chapter 279 An Act For the inclusion of certain lands in the Kaniksu National Forest in the State of Washington, for other purposes. May 26, 1938 PDF
Chapter 280 An Act To extend the times for commencing and completing the construction of a bridge across the Ohio River between Rockport, Indiana, and Owensboro, Kentucky.  May 26, 1938 PDF
Chapter 281 An Act Granting the consent of Congress to construct, maintain, and operate a toll bridge, known as the Smith Point Bridge, across navigable waters at or near Mastic, southerly to Fire Island, Suffolk County, New York. May 26, 1938 PDF
Chapter 282 An Act To extend the times for commencing and completing the construction of a bridge across the Columbia River at Astoria, Clatsop County, Oregon. May 26, 1938 PDF
Chapter 283 An Act To amend Public Law Numbered 692, Seventy-fourth Congress, second session. May 26, 1938 PDF
Chapter 284 An Act Granting the consent of Congress to construct, maintain, and operate toll bridges, known as the Long Island Loop Bridges, across navigable waters at or near East Marion to Shelter Island, and Shelter Island to North Haven, Suffolk County, New York. May 26, 1938 PDF
Chapter 285 An Act To amend the Second Liberty Bond Act, as amended. May 26, 1938 PDF
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Chapter 288 An Act To equalize certain allowances for quarters and subsistence of enlisted men of the Coast Guard with those of the Army, Navy, and Marine Corps. May 26, 1938 PDF
Chapter 289 An Act To provide revenue, equalize taxation, and for other purposes. May 28, 1938 PDF
Chapter 290 An Act To provide for the appointment of additional judges for certain United States district courts, circuit court of appeals, and certain courts of the United States for the District of Columbia. May 31, 1938 PDF
Chapter 291 An Act To extend the times for commencing and completing the construction of a bridge across the Missouri River at or near Randolph, Missouri. May 31, 1938 PDF
Chapter 292 An Act To amend the Agricultural Adjustment Act of 1938. May 31, 1938 PDF
Chapter 293 An Act To amend section 40 of the United States Employees' Compensation Act, as amended. May 31, 1938 PDF
Chapter 294 An Act To protect the telescope and scientific observations to be carried on a the observatory site on Palomar Mountain, by withdrawal of certain public land included within the Cleveland National Forest, California, from location and entry under the mining laws. May 31, 1938 PDF
Chapter 295 An Act To amend the laws of Alaska imposing taxes for carrying on business and trade. May 31, 1938 PDF
Chapter 296 An Act To amend the Act approved June 19, 1934, entitled the "Communications Act of 1934." May 31, 1938 PDF
Chapter 297 An Act To amend section 28, title I, chapter 1, of the Act entitled "An Act making further provision for a civil government for Alaska, and for other purposes", approved June 6, 1900. May 31, 1938 PDF
Chapter 298 An Act To authorize public-utility districts in the Territory of Alaska to incur bonded indebtedness, and for other purposes. May 31, 1938 PDF
Chapter 299 An Act To create a Commission to be known as the Alaskan International Highway Commission. May 31, 1938 PDF
Chapter 300 An Act To authorize the Territory of Hawaii to convey the present Maalaea Airport on the island of Maui, Territory of Hawaii, to the Hawaiian Commercial and Sugar Company, Limited, in part payment for three hundred and seventy-one one-hundredths acres of land at Pulehu-Nui, island of Maui, Territory of Hawaii, to be used as a site for a new airport. May 31, 1938 PDF
Chapter 301 An Act Relating to the retirement of the justices of the Supreme Court of the Territory of Hawaii and judges of the United States District Court for the Territory of Hawaii. May 31, 1938 PDF
Chapter 302 An Act To authorize the Secretary of Commerce of the United States to grant and convey to the State of Delaware fee title to certain lands of the United States in Kent County, Delaware, for highway purposes. May 31, 1938 PDF
Chapter 303 An Act To authorize the Secretary of War to lease to the village of Youngstown, New York, a portion of the Fort Niagara Military Reservation, New York. May 31, 1938 PDF
Chapter 304 An Act To authorize the withdrawal and reservation of small tracts of the public domain in Alaska for schools, hospitals, and other purposes. May 31, 1938 PDF
Chapter 305 Joint Resolution To protect the copyrights and patents of foreign exhibitors at the Pacific Mercado International Exposition, to be held at Los Angeles, California, in 1940. May 31, 1938 PDF
Chapter 306 Joint Resolution To increase by $15,000 the amount authorized to be appropriated for the observance of the anniversary of the adoption of the Ordinance of 1787 and the settlement of the Northwest Territory. May 31, 1938 PDF
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Chapter 308 An Act To amend section 30 of the Act of March 2, 1917, entitled "An Act to provide a civil government for Porto Rico, and for other purposes." June 1, 1938 PDF
Chapter 309 An Act To amend an Act entitled "An Act to create a juvenile court in and for the District of Columbia", and for other purposes. June 1, 1938 PDF
Chapter 310 An Act To authorize payments in lieu of allotments to certain Indians of the Klamath Indian Reservation in the State of Oregon, and to regulate inheritance of restricted property within the Klamath Reservation. June 1, 1938 PDF
Chapter 311 An Act To amend section 402 of the Merchant Marine Act, 1936, to further provide for the settlement of ocean mail contract claims. June 1, 1938 PDF
Chapter 312 An Act To amend section 5 of an Act entitled "An Act to provide for the construction and maintenance of roads, the establishment and maintenance of schools, and the care and support of insane persons in the district of Alaska, and for other purposes", approved January 27, 1905 (33 Stat. 616). June 1, 1938 PDF
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Chapter 315 An Act To refund sums paid by the railroads and the carriers of the United States under the Railroad Retirement Act of 1934. June 1, 1938 PDF
Chapter 316 An Act To provide for the creation of the Saratoga National Historical Park in the State of New York, and for other purposes. June 1, 1938 PDF
Chapter 317 An Act To provide for the purchase of public lands for home and other sites. June 1, 1938 PDF
Chapter 318 Joint Resolution Authorizing the President of the United States of America to proclaim October 11, 1938, General Pulaski's Memorial Day for the observance and commemoration of the death of Brigadier General Casimir Pulaski. June 1, 1938 PDF
Chapter 319 An Act To remove certain inequitable requirements for eligibility for detail as a member of the General Staff Corps. June 3, 1938 PDF
Chapter 320 Joint Resolution Making an appropriation to aid in defraying expenses of the observance of seventy-fifth anniversary of the Battle of Gettysburg. June 3, 1938 PDF
Chapter 321 An Act To provide for the examination and licensing of those engaging in the practice of cosmetology in the District of Columbia. June 7, 1938 PDF
Chapter 322 An Act To regulate barbers in the District of Columbia, and for other purposes. June 7, 1938 PDF
Chapter 323 An Act To amend title VI of the District of Columbia Revenue Act of 1937. June 7, 1938 PDF
Chapter 324 An Act Authorizing the President to present the Distinguished Service Medal to Rear Admiral Reginald Vesey Holt, British Navy, and to Captain George Eric Maxia O'Donnel, British Navy, and the Navy Cross to Vice Admiral Lewis Gonne Eyre Crabbe, British Navy, and to Lieutenant Commander Harry Douglas Barlow, British Navy. June 7, 1938 PDF
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Chapter 326 An Act To provide for insanity proceedings in the District of Columbia. June 8, 1938 PDF
Chapter 327 An Act To require the registration of certain persons employed by agencies to disseminate propaganda in the United States and for other purposes. June 8, 1938 PDF
Chapter 328 An Act To amend the Federal Aid Act, approved July 11, 1916, as amended and supplemented, and for other purposes. June 8, 1938 PDF
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Chapter 330 Joint Resolution To authorize an appropriation to aid in defraying the expenses of the observance of the seventy-fifth anniversary of the Battles of Chickamauga, Georgia, Lookout Mountain, Tennessee, and Missionary Ridge, Tennessee; and commemorate the one-hundredth anniversary of the removal from Tennessee of the Cherokee Indians, at Chattanooga, Tennessee, and at Chickamauga, Georgia, from September 18 to 24, 1938, inclusive; and for other purposes. June 10, 1938 PDF
Chapter 331 An Act To authorize the Secretary of War to grant an easement to the city of Highwood, Lake County, Illinois, in and over certain portions of the Fort Sheridan Military Reservation, for the purposes of constructing a waterworks system. June 10, 1938 PDF
Chapter 332 An Act To authorize the registration of certain collective trade-marks. June 10, 1938 PDF
Chapter 333 Joint Resolution Supplementing and amending the Act for the incorporation of Washington College of Law, organized under and by virtue of a certificate of incorporation pursuant to class 1, chapter 18, of the Revised Statutes of the United States relating to the District of Columbia. June 10, 1938 PDF
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Chapter 335 An Act To authorize membership on behalf of the United States in the International Criminal Police Commission. June 10, 1938 PDF
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Chapter 337 An Act To authorize an increase in the basic allotment of enlisted men to the Air Corps within the total enlisted strength provided in appropriations for the Regular Army. June 11, 1938 PDF
Chapter 338 An Act To amend the Act of August 9, 1935 (Public, Numbered 259, Seventy-fourth Congress, first session). June 11, 1938 PDF
Chapter 339 Joint Resolution For the designation of a street or avenue to be known as "Maine Avenue". June 11, 1938 PDF
Chapter 340 Joint Resolution For the designation of a street to be known as "Oregon Avenue", and for other purposes. June 11, 1938 PDF
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Chapter 347 An Act Making appropriations for the Military Establishment for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1939, and for other purposes.  June 11, 1938 PDF
Chapter 348 An Act Making appropriations for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1939, for civil functions administered by the War Department, and for other purposes. June 11, 1938 PDF
Chapter 349 An Act To provide for holding terms of the district court of the United States at Hutchinson, Kansas. June 13, 1938 PDF
Chapter 350 An Act To provide for holding terms of the  District Court of the United States for the Eastern District of Virginia at Newport News, Virginia. June 13, 1938 PDF
Chapter 351 An Act To amend the Act of May 13, 1936, providing for terms of the United States District Court at Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania. June 13, 1938 PDF
Chapter 352 Joint Resolution To provide that the United States extend an invitation to the governments of the American republics, members of the Pan American Union, to hold the Eighth American Scientific Congress in the United States in 1940 on the occasion of the fiftieth anniversary of the founding of the Pan American Union; to invite these governments to participate in the proposed Congress; and to authorize an appropriation for the expenses thereof. June 13, 1938 PDF
Chapter 353 An Act Authorizing the Secretary of War to convey to the town of Montgomery, West Virginia, a certain tract of land. June 14, 1938 PDF
Chapter 354 An Act To provide a uniform method for examinations for promotion of warrant officers. June 14, 1938 PDF
Chapter 355 An Act Authorizing the Secretary of War to grant to the Coos County Court of Coquille, Oregon, and the State of Oregon an easement with respect to certain lands for highway purposes. June 14, 1938 PDF
Chapter 356 An Act Authorizing the Secretary of War to convey a certain parcel of land in Tillamook County, Oregon, to the State of Oregon to be used for highway purposes. June 14, 1938 PDF
Chapter 357 An Act To aid in providing a permanent mooring for the battleship Oregon. June 14, 1938 PDF
Chapter 358 An Act Amending the Act authorizing the collection and publication of cotton statistics by requiring a record to be kept of bales ginned by counties. June 14, 1938 PDF
Chapter 359 An Act To authorize the Cairo Bridge Commission, or the successors of said commission, to acquire by purchase, and to improve, maintain, and operate a toll bridge across the Mississippi River at or near Cairo, Illinois. June 14, 1938 PDF
Chapter 360 An Act To extend the times for commencing and completing the construction of a bridge over Lake Sabine at or near Port Arthur, Texas. June 14, 1938 PDF
Chapter 361 An Act Authorizing the city of Greenville, Mississippi, and Washington County, Mississippi, singly or jointly, to construct, maintain, and operate a toll bridge across the Mississippi River from a point at or near the city of Greenville, Washington County, Mississippi, to a point at or near Lake Village, Chicot County, Arkansas. June 14, 1938 PDF
Chapter 362 An Act To extend the times for commencing and completing the construction of a bridge across the Missouri River at or near Brownville, Nebraska. June 14, 1938 PDF
Chapter 363 An Act To extend the times for commencing and completing the construction of a bridge and causeway across the water between the mainland, at or near Cedar Point, and Dauphin Island, Alabama.  June 14, 1938 PDF
Chapter 364 An Act To extend the times for commencing and completing the construction of a bridge across the Missouri River at or near Rulo, Nebraska.  June 14, 1938 PDF
Chapter 365 An Act To extend the times for commencing and completing the construction of a bridge across the Coosa River at or near Gilberts Ferry in Etowah County, Alabama. June 14, 1938 PDF
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Chapter 381 An Act To provide for the establishment of a commissary or vending stand in the Washington Asylum and Jail. June 14, 1938 PDF
Chapter 382 An Act To amend the Act of June 25, 1910, relating to the construction of public buildings and for other purposes. June 15, 1938 PDF
Chapter 383 An Act To authorize the United States Golden Gate International Exposition Commission to produce and sell certain articles, and for other purposes. June 15, 1938 PDF
Chapter 384 An Act To authorize the Secretary of War to proceed with the construction of certain public works in connection with the War Department in the District of Columbia June 15, 1938 PDF
Chapter 385 An Act To authorize the Secretary of War to grant rights-of-way for highway purposes and necessary storm sewer and drainage ditches incident thereto upon and across Kelly Field, a military reservation in the State of Texas; to authorize an appropriation for construction of the road, storm sewer, drainage ditches and necessary fence lines. June 15, 1938 PDF
Chapter 386 An Act To provide funds for cooperation with School District Numbered 2, Mason County, State of Washington, in the construction of a public-school building to be available to both white and Indian children. June 15, 1938 PDF
Chapter 387 An Act For the relief of certain officers of the United States Navy and the United States Marine Corps. June 15, 1938 PDF
Chapter 388 An Act Providing for the addition of certain lands to the Black Hills National Forest in the State of Wyoming. June 15, 1938 PDF
Chapter 389 An Act For the relief of the State of Wyoming. June 15, 1938 PDF
Chapter 390 An Act Authorizing the Secretary of the Treasury to transfer on the books of the Treasury Department to the credit of the Chippewa Indians of Minnesota the proceeds of a certain judgment erroneously deposited in the Treasury of the United States as public money. June 15, 1938 PDF
Chapter 391 An Act To authorize alterations and repairs to certain naval vessels, and for other purposes. June 15, 1938 PDF
Chapter 392 An Act To amend the Act entitled "An Act to provide compensation for disability or death resulting from injuries to employees in certain employments in the District of Columbia, and for other purposes." June 15, 1938 PDF
Chapter 393 An Act To amend section 3336 of the Revised Statutes, as amended, pertaining to brewers' bons, and for other purposes. June 15, 1938 PDF
Chapter 394 An Act To authorize the conveyance to the Lane S. Anderson Post Numbered 297, Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States, of a parcel of land at lock numbered 6, Kanawha River, South Carleston, West Virginia. June 15, 1938 PDF
Chapter 395 An Act To amend an Act entitled "An Act to authorize boxing in the District of Columbia, and for other purposes." June 15, 1938 PDF
Chapter 396 An Act To amend the District of Columbia Alcoholic Beverage Control Act. June 15, 1938 PDF
Chapter 397 An Act To add certain lands to the Ochoco National Forest, Oregon. June 15, 1938 PDF
Chapter 398 An Act To authorize the Secretary of Commerce to dispose of material of the Bureau of Lighthouses to the Sea Scout Department of the Boy Scouts of America. June 15, 1938 PDF
Chapter 399 An Act To permit sales of surplus scrap materials of the Navy to certain institutions of learning. June 15, 1938 PDF
Chapter 400 An Act To require that horses and mules belonging to the United States which have become unfit for service be destroyed or put to pasture. June 15, 1938 PDF
Chapter 401 An Act To authorize the Secretary of War to lend War Department equipment for use at the 1938 National Encampment of Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States to be held in Columbus, Ohio, from August 21 to August 26, 1938. June 15, 1938 PDF
Chapter 402 An Act To amend the Act entitled "An Act creating the Mount Rushmore National Memorial Commission and defining its purposes and power", approved February 25, 1929, as amended. June 15, 1938 PDF
Chapter 403 An Act To authorize the attendance of the Marine Band at the National Encampment of the Grand Army of the Republic to be held at Des Moines, Iowa, September 4 to 8, inclusive, 1938. June 15, 1938 PDF
Chapter 404 Joint Resolution To provide for the transfer of the Cape Henry Memorial site in Fort Story, Virginia, to the Department of the Interior. June 15, 1938 PDF
Chapter 405 Joint Resolution Providing for the filling of a vacancy in the Board of Regents of the Smithsonian Institution of the class other than Members of Congress. June 15, 1938 PDF
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Chapter 435 An Act To amend section 2139 of the Revised Statutes, as amended. June 15, 1938 PDF
Chapter 436 An Act To divide the funds of the Chippewa Indians of Minnesota between the Red Lake Band and the remainder of the Chippewa Indians of Minnesota, organized as the Minnesota Chippewa Tribe. June 15, 1938 PDF
Chapter 437 An Act To amend an Act entitled "An Act extending the homestead laws and providing for right of way for railroads in the District of Alaska, and for other purposes", approved May 14, 1898 (30 Stat. 409, 414). June 15, 1938 PDF
Chapter 438 An Act To facilitate the control of soil erosion and/or flood damage originating upon lands within the exterior boundaries of the San Bernardino and Cleveland National Forests in Riverside County, California. June 15, 1938 PDF
Chapter 439 An Act To amend certain provisions of law relative to the production of wines, brandy, and fruit spirits so as to remove therefrom certain unnecessary restrictions; to facilitate the collection of internal-revenue taxes thereupon; and to provide abatement of certain taxes upon wines, brandy, and fruit spirits where lost or evaporated while in the custody and under the control of the Government without any fault of the owner. June 15, 1938 PDF
Chapter 440 An Act To provide for allowing to the Gem Irrigation District and Ontario-Nyssa Irrigation District of the Owyheee project terms and payment dates for charges deferred under the Reclamation Moratorium Acts similar to those applicable to the deferred construction charges of other projects under said Acts, and for other purposes. June 15, 1938 PDF
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Chapter 453 An Act For the relief of the holders of the unpaid notes and warrants of the Verde River Irrigation and Power District, Arizona. June 15, 1938 PDF
Chapter 454 An Act To relinquish the title or interest of the United Stats in certain lands in Houston (formerly Dale) County, Alabama, in favor of Jesse G. Whitfield or other lawful owners thereof. June 15, 1938 PDF
Chapter 455 Joint Resolution To create a joint congressional committee to investigate the adequacy and use of the phosphate resources of the United States. June 16, 1938 PDF
Chapter 456 Joint Resolution To create a temporary national economic committee. June 16, 1938 PDF
Chapter 457 Joint Resolution To provide for a floor stock tax on distilled spirits, except brandy. June 16, 1938 PDF
Chapter 458 An Act To provide for placing educational orders to familiarize private manufacturing establishments with the production of munitions of war of special or technical design, noncommercial in character. June 16, 1938 PDF
Chapter 459 An Act To authorize the Secretary of the Interior to dispose of surplus buffalo and elk of the Wind Cave National Park herd, and for other purposes. June 16, 1938 PDF
Chapter 460 An Act To provide for the ratification of all joint resolutions of the Legislature of Puerto Rico and of the former legislative assembly. June 16, 1938 PDF
Chapter 461 An Act To exempt the property of the Young Women's Christian Association in the District of Columbia from national and municipal taxation. June 16, 1938 PDF
Chapter 462 An Act To extend for two additional years the 3 1/2-per-centum interest rate on certain Federal land-bank loans, and to provide for a 4-per-centum interest rate on Land Bank Commissioner's loans until July 1, 1940. June 16, 1938 PDF
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Chapter 464 An Act Making appropriations for the Department of Agriculture and for the Farm Credit Administration for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1939, and for other purposes.
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Chapter 465 An Act Defining the compensation of persons holding positions as deputy clerks and commissioners of United States district courts, and for other purposes. June 16, 1938 PDF
Chapter 466 An Act To authorize a survey of the old Indian trail and the highway known as "Oglethorpe  Trail" with a view of constructing a national roadway on this route to be known as "The Oglethorpe National Trail and Parkway." June 16, 1938 PDF
Chapter 467 An Act To except yachts, tugs, towboats, and unrigged vessels from certain provisions of the Act of June 25, 1936, as amended. June 16, 1938 PDF
Chapter 468 An Act To amend the Veterans' Regulation Numbered 10 pertaining to "line of duty" for peacetime veterans, their widows, and dependents, and for other purposes. June 16, 1938 PDF
Chapter 469 An Act To authorize the Secretary of the Navy to accept on behalf of the United States certain land in the city of Los Angeles, California, with improvements thereon. June 16, 1938 PDF
Chapter 470 An Act To create a commission to procure a design for a flag for the District of Columbia, and for other purposes. June 16, 1938 PDF
Chapter 471 An Act To amend the National Firearms Act. June 16, 1938 PDF
Chapter 472 An Act To authorize the conveyance of the old lighthouse keeper's residence in Manitowoe, Wisconsin, to the Otto Oas Post Numbered 659, Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States, Manitowoe, Wisconsin. June 16, 1938 PDF
Chapter 473 An Act To permit articles imported from foreign countries for the purpose of the exhibition at the Seventh World's Poultry Congress and Exposition, Cleveland, Ohio, 1939, to be admitted without payment of tariff, and for other purposes. June 16, 1938 PDF
Chapter 474 An Act To amend section 3 of the Act entitled "An Act to protect the lives and health and morals of women and minor workers in the District of Columbia, and to establish a Minimum Wage Board, and to define its powers and duties, and to provide for the fixing of minimum wages for such workers, and for other purposes", approved September 19, 1918 (40 Stat. 960, Sixty-fifth Congress). June 16, 1938 PDF
Chapter 475 An Act To extend the times for commencing and completing the construction of a bridge across the Missouri River at or near Niobrara, Nebraska. June 16, 1938 PDF
Chapter 476 An Act To amend section 4197 of the Revised Statutes, as amended (U.S.C., 1934 edition, title 46, sec. 91), and section 4200 of the Revised Statutes (U.S.C., 1934 edition, title 46, sec. 92), and for other purposes. June 16, 1938 PDF
Chapter 477 An Act To amend certain sections of the Act entitled "An Act providing for the public printing and binding and the distribution of public documents", approved January 12, 1895, as amended. June 16, 1938 PDF
Chapter 478 An Act To extend the times for commencing and completing the construction of a bridge across the Mississippi River at or near Natchez, Mississippi, and for other purposes. June 16, 1938 PDF
Chapter 479 An Act To further extend the times for commencing and completing the construction of a bridge across the Missouri River between the town of Decatur, Nebraska, and Onawa, Iowa. June 16, 1938 PDF
Chapter 480 An Act Relating to the manner of securing written consent for the reconcentration of cotton under section 383 (b) of the Agricultural Adjustment Act of 1938. June 16, 1938 PDF
Chapter 481 An Act Authorizing the North Dakota State Highway Department and the Department of Highways of the State of Minnesota to construct, maintain, and operate a free highway bridge across the Red River. June 16, 1938 PDF
Chapter 482 An Act To extend the times for commencing and completing the construction of a bridge across the Piscataqua River at or near Portsmouth, New Hampshire. June 16, 1938 PDF
Chapter 483 An Act To further extend the times for commencing and completing the construction of a bridge across the Missouri River at or near Garrison, North Dakota. June 16, 1938 PDF
Chapter 484 An Act To extend the times for commencing and completing the construction of a bridge across the Missouri River at or near Miami, Missouri. June 16, 1938 PDF
Chapter 485 An Act Providing that excess-land provisions of Federal reclamation laws shall not apply to certain lands that will receive a supplemental water supply from the Colorado-Big Thompson project. June 16, 1938 PDF
Chapter 486 An Act To provide for the care and treatment of juvenile delinquents. June 16, 1938 PDF
Chapter 487 An Act To amend section 1 of an Act entitled "An Act granting the consent of Congress to the county of Pierce, a legal subdivision of the State of Washington, to construct, maintain, and operate a toll bridge across Puget Sound, State of Washington, at or near a point commonly known as 'The Narrows'", and to extend the times for commencing and completing the construction of such bridge. June 16, 1938 PDF
Chapter 488 Joint Resolution To provide for the erection of a monument to the memory of General Peter Gabriel Muhlenberg. June 16, 1938 PDF
Chapter 489 Joint Resolution Amending paragraph (4) of subsection (n) of section 12B of the Federal Reserve Act, as amended. June 16, 1938 PDF
Chapter 490 Joint Resolution Creating the Niagara Falls Bridge Commission and authorizing said Commission and its successors to construct, maintain, and operate a bridge across the Niagara River at or near the city of Niagara Falls, New York. June 16, 1938 PDF
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Chapter 514 An Act To quiet title and possession to certain islands in the Tennessee River in the counties of Colbert and Lauderdale, Alabama. June 16, 1938 PDF
Chapter 515 An Act To quiet title and possession to certain lands in the Tennessee River in the counties of Colbert and Lauderdale, Alabama. June 16, 1938 PDF
Chapter 516 An Act To quiet title and possession to a certain island in the Tennessee River in the County of Lauderdale, Alabama. June 16, 1938 PDF
Chapter 517 An Act For the relief of certain persons at certain projects of the Farm Security Administration, United States Department of Agriculture. June 16, 1938 PDF
Chapter 518 Joint Resolution To prescribe the acreage allotments for wheat for 1939. June 20, 1938 PDF
Chapter 519 Joint Resolution For the observance of the celebration of the one hundred and twenty-fifth anniversary of the Battle of Lake Erie. June 20, 1938 PDF
Chapter 520 Joint Resolution Providing for the filling of a vacancy in the Board of Regents of the Smithsonian Institution of the class other than Members of Congress. June 20, 1938 PDF
Chapter 521 Joint Resolution Providing for the filling of a vacancy in the Board of Regents of the Smithsonian Institution of the class other than Members of Congress. June 20, 1938 PDF
Chapter 522 An Act To authorize an exchange of lands between the city of San Diego, California, and the United States. June 20, 1938 PDF
Chapter 523 An Act For the relief of the State of Georgia. June 20, 1938 PDF
Chapter 524 An Act To purchase certain private lands within the Shoshone (Wind River) Indian Reservation. June 20, 1938 PDF
Chapter 525 An Act To authorize an appropriation for repayment to the Middle Rio Grande Conservancy District, a subdivision of the State of New Mexico, of the share of the said district's construction and operation and maintenance costs applicable to certain properties owned by the United States, situate in Bernalillo County, New Mexico, within the exterior boundaries of the district; to authorize the Secretary of the Interior to contract with said district for future operation and maintenance charges against said lands; to authorize appropriation for extra construction work performed by said district for the special benefit of certain Pueblo Indian lands and to authorize appropriation for construction expenditures benefiting certain acquired lands of Pueblo Indians of the State of New Mexico. June 20, 1938 PDF
Chapter 526 An Act To amend section 128 of the Judicial Code, as amended. June 20, 1938 PDF
Chapter 527 An Act To amend section 729 and 743 of the Code of Laws of the District of Columbia. June 20, 1938 PDF
Chapter 528 An Act To repeal section 2 of the Act of June 16, 1936, authorizing the appointment of an additional district judge for the eastern district of Pennsylvania. June 20, 1938 PDF
Chapter 529 An Act To add certain lands to the Rio Grande National Forest, Colorado. June 20, 1938 PDF
Chapter 530 An Act To add certain lands on the island of Hawaii to the Hawaii National Park, and for other purposes. June 20, 1938 PDF
Chapter 531 An Act To make available for national-park purposes certain lands within the boundaries of the proposed Isle Royale National Park, and for other purposes. June 20, 1938 PDF
Chapter 532 An Act To regulate the manufacturing, dispensing, selling, and possession of narcotic drugs in the District of Columbia. June 20, 1938 PDF
Chapter 533 An Act To add certain lands to the Trinity National Forest, California. June 20, 1938 PDF
Chapter 534 An Act Providing for the zoning of the District of Columbia and the regulation of the location, height, bulk, and uses of buildings and other structures and of the uses of land in the District of Columbia, and for other purposes. June 20, 1938 PDF
Chapter 535 An Act Authorizing the construction, repair, and preservation of certain public works on rivers and harbors, and for other purposes. June 20, 1938 PDF
Chapter 536 An Act To create the office of the Librarian Emeritus of the Library of Congress. June 20, 1938 PDF
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Chapter 554 Joint Resolution Making appropriations for work relief, relief, and otherwise to increase employment by providing loans and grants for public works projects. June 21, 1938 PDF
Chapter 555 An Act To authorize the attendance of the Marine Band at the United Confederate Veterans' 1938 Reunion at Columbia, South Carolina, August 30 to September 2, 1938. June 21, 1938 PDF
Chapter 556 An Act To regulate the transportation and sale of natural gas in interstate commerce, and for other purposes. June 21, 1938 PDF
Chapter 557 An Act Authorizing the United States Maritime Commission to sell or lease the Hoboken Pier Terminals, or any part thereof, to the city of Hoboken, New Jersey. June 21, 1938 PDF
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Chapter 562 An Act For the relief of certain employees of the Federal Emergency Administration of Public Works and the National Resources Committee. June 21, 1938 PDF
Chapter 563 An Act To amend the Federal Crop Insurance Act. June 22, 1938 PDF
Chapter 564 An Act To authorize the addition of certain lands to the Modoc, Shasta, and Lassen National Forests, California. June 22, 1938 PDF
Chapter 565 An Act To authorize the addition of certain lands to the Shasta and Klamath National Forests, California. June 22, 1938 PDF
Chapter 566 An Act To authorize the addition of certain lands to the Plumas, Tahoe and Lassen National Forests, California. June 22, 1938 PDF
Chapter 567 An Act To provide for the retirement, rank, and pay of Chiefs of Naval Operations, Chiefs of Bureau of the Navy Department, the Judge Advocates General of the Navy, and the Major Generals Commandant of the Marine Corps. June 22, 1938 PDF
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Chapter 575 An Act To amend an Act entitled "An Act to establish a uniform system of bankruptcy throughout the United States", approved July 1, 1898, and Acts amendatory thereof and supplementary thereto; and to repeal section 76 thereof and all Acts and parts of Acts inconsistent therewith. June 22, 1938 PDF
Chapter 576 An Act For the relief of members of the Navy or Marine Corps who were discharged from the Navy or Marine Corps during the Spanish-American War, the Philippine Insurrection, and the Boxer uprising because of minority or misrepresentation of age. June 22, 1938 PDF
Chapter 577 An Act To authorize the sale of surplus power developed under the Uncompahgre Valley reclamation project, Colorado. June 22, 1938 PDF
Chapter 578 An Act To provide for the establishment of a Coast Guard station at or near Shelter Cove, California. June 22, 1938 PDF
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Chapter 593 An Act To amend section 2 of the Act entitled "An Act making appropriations for the naval service for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, nineteen hundred and nineteen, and for other purposes", approved July 1, 1918, to increase the authorized percentage of privates, first-class, in the Marine Corps from 25 to 40 per centum of the whole number of privates. June 22, 1938 PDF
Chapter 594 Joint Resolution To amend section 101, 102, 103, 104, 859 of the Revised Statutes of the United States relating to congressional investigations. June 22, 1938 PDF
Chapter 595 Joint Resolution To authorize the acceptance of title to the dwelling house and property, the former residence of the late Justice Oliver Wendell Holmes, located at 1720 Eye Street Northwest, in the District of Columbia, and for other purposes. June 22, 1938 PDF
Chapter 596 An Act To amend section 9 of the Civil Service Retirement Act, approved May 29, 1930, as amended. June 23, 1938 PDF
Chapter 597 An Act Limiting the hours of labor of certain officers and seamen on certain vessels navigating the Great Lakes and adjacent waters. June 23, 1938 PDF
Chapter 598 An Act To regulate the distribution, promotion, and retirement of officers of the line of the Navy, and for other purposes. June 23, 1938 PDF
Chapter 599 An Act To amend the Perishable Agricultural Commodities Act, 1930, as amended. June 23, 1938 PDF
Chapter 600 An Act To amend the Merchant Marine Act, 1936, to further promote the merchant marine policy therein declared, and for other purposes. June 23, 1938 PDF
Chapter 601 An Act To create a Civil Aeronautics Authority, and to promote the development and safety and to provide for the regulation of civil aeronautics. June 23, 1938 PDF
Chapter 602 An Act To authorize the Secretary of War to transfer to the Government of Puerto Rico certain real estate of the War Department. June 23, 1938 PDF
Chapter 603 An Act To provide for the leasing of State, county, and privately owned lads for the purchase of furthering the orderly use, improvement, and development of grazing districts. June 23, 1938 PDF
Chapter 604 An Act For the relief of the State of Connecticut. June 23, 1938 PDF
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Chapter 644 An Act To authorize the President to permit citizens of the American republics to receive instruction at professional educational institutions and schools maintained and administered by the Government of the United States or by departments of agencies thereof. June 24, 1938 PDF
Chapter 645 An Act Relating to the tribal and individual affairs of the Osage Indians of Oklahoma. June 24, 1938 PDF
Chapter 646 An Act To extend the time for completing the construction of a bridge across the Mississippi River at or near a point between Cherokee and Osage Streets, Saint Louis, Missouri. June 24, 1938 PDF
Chapter 647 An Act Authorizing the county of Lawrence, Kentucky, to construct, maintain, and operate a free highway bridge across the Big Sandy River at or near Louisa, Kentucky. June 24, 1938 PDF
Chapter 648 An Act To authorize the deposit and investment of Indian funds. June 24, 1938 PDF
Chapter 649 An Act To provide for the extension of the boundaries of the Hot Springs National Park in the State of Arkansas, and for other purposes. June 24, 1938 PDF
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Chapter 653 An Act To amend section 23 of the Act to create the California Debris Commission, as amended. June 25, 1938 PDF
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Chapter 675 An Act To prohibit the movement in interstate commerce of adulterated and misbranded food, drugs, devices, and cosmetics, and for other purposes. June 25, 1938 PDF
Chapter 676 An Act To provide for the establishment of fair labor standards in employments in and affecting interstate commerce, and for other purposes. June 25, 1938 PDF
Chapter 677 An Act To provide for the establishment of a mechanism of regulation among over-the-counter brokers and dealers operating in interstate and foreign commerce or through the mails to prevent acts and practices inconsistent with just and equitable principles of trade, and for other purposes. June 25, 1938 PDF
Chapter 678 An Act Extending the classified civil service to include postmasters of the first, second, and third classes, and for other purposes. June 25, 1938 PDF
Chapter 679 An Act To amend certain administrative provisions of the Tariff Act of 1930, and for other purposes. June 25, 1938 PDF
Chapter 680 An Act To regulate interstate commerce by establishing an unemployment insurance system for individuals employed by certain employers engaged in interstate commerce, and for other purposes. June 25, 1938 PDF
Chapter 681 An Act Making appropriations to supply deficiencies in certain appropriations for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1938, and prior fiscal years, to provide supplemental appropriations for the fiscal years ending June 30, 1938, and June 30, 1939, and for other purposes. June 25, 1938 PDF
Chapter 682 An Act To amend the Act of June 20, 1936, so as to provide for the certification, authentication, and use in evidence of documents of record or on file in public offices in the State of the Vatican City. June 25, 1938 PDF
Chapter 683 An Act Granting the consent of Congress to the State of New Jersey and the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania to enter into compacts or agreements with respect to constructing, maintaining, and operating a vehicular tunnel under the Delaware River. June 25, 1938 PDF
Chapter 684 An Act To amend an Act entitled "An Act to provide for the exercise of sole and exclusive jurisdiction by the United States over the Hawaii National Park in the Territory of Hawaii, and for other purposes", approved April 19, 1930. June 25, 1938 PDF
Chapter 685 An Act To amend the Longshoremen's Harbor Workers' Compensation Act. June 25, 1938 PDF
Chapter 686 An Act To amend the Act of Congress entitled "An Act to establish an Alaska Game Commission, to protect game animals, land fur-bearing animals, and birds in Alaska, and for other purposes", approved January 13, 1925, as amended. June 25, 1938 PDF
Chapter 687 An Act To provide for conveying to the State of North Dakota certain lands within Bureleigh County within that State for public use. June 25, 1938 PDF
Chapter 688 An Act Authorizing the disbursement of funds appropriated for compensation of help for care of material, animals, armament, and equipment in the hands of the National Guard of the several States, Territories, and the District of Columbia, and for other purposes. June 25, 1938 PDF
Chapter 689 An Act To amend an Act approved June 14, 1906 (34 State. 263), entitled "An Act to prevent aliens from fishing in the waters of Alaska." June 25, 1938 PDF
Chapter 690 An Act To provide for the creation, organization, administration, and maintenance of a Naval Reserve and a Marine Corps Reserve. June 25, 1938 PDF
Chapter 691 An Act To amend an Act entitled "District of Columbia Alley Dwelling Act", approved June 12, 1934, and for other purposes. June 25, 1938 PDF
Chapter 692 An Act To provide for the vesting of title, and the disposition of personal property left or found upon premises used as Veterans' Administration facilities, and for other purposes. June 25, 1938 PDF
Chapter 693 An Act To amend the Act entitled "An Act to authorize the President to provide housing for war needs", approved May 16, 1918, as amended. June 25, 1938 PDF
Chapter 694 An Act To exempt retired officers of the Marine Corps and Coast Guard from certain restrictions with respect to holding office under the United States. June 25, 1938 PDF
Chapter 695 An Act To authorize the Secretary of the Navy to proceed with the construction of certain public works and for other purposes. June 25, 1938 PDF
Chapter 696 An Act To amend the China Trade Act, 1922, as to the duration of the China Trade Act corporations. June 25, 1938 PDF
Chapter 697 An Act To create a Committee on Purchases of Blind-made Products, and for other purposes. June 25, 1938 PDF
Chapter 698 An Act To amend the Act entitled "An Act to extend the benefits of the Civil Service Retirement Act of May 29, 1930, as amended, to certain employees in the legislative and judicial branches of the Government", approved July 13, 1937. June 25, 1938 PDF
Chapter 699 An Act To confer jurisdiction on the Court of Claims to hear, determine, and enter judgment upon the claims of Government contractors whose costs of performance were increased as a result of enactment of the National Industrial Recovery Act, June 16, 1933. June 25, 1938 PDF
Chapter 700 An Act To increase the period for which leases may be made for grazing and agricultural purposes of public lands donated to the States of North Dakota, South Dakota, Montana, and Washington by the Act of February 22, 1889, as amended. June 25, 1938 PDF
Chapter 701 An Act To amend the Act entitled "An Act to establish a Civilian Conservation Corps, and for other purposes", approved June 28, 1937. June 25, 1938 PDF
Chapter 702 An Act Relating to the levying and collecting of taxes and assessments, and for other purposes. June 25, 1938 PDF
Chapter 703 An Act To authorize the Legislature of Puerto Rico to create public corporate authorities to undertake slum clearance and projects, to provide dwelling accommodations for families of low income, and to issue bods therefor; to authorize the legislature to provide for financial assistance to such authorities by the government of Puerto Rico and its municipalities, and for other purposes. June 25, 1938 PDF
Chapter 704 An Act Authorizing advancements from the Federal Emergency Administration of Public Works for the construction of certain municipal buildings in the District of Columbia, and for other purposes. June 25, 1938 PDF
Chapter 705 An Act To authorize the Secretary of War to lend certain property to the Reunion Committee of the United Confederate Veterans to be used at their annual encampment to be held at Columbia, South Carolina, from August 30 to September 2, 1938. June 25, 1938 PDF
Chapter 706 An Act To facilitate the control of soil erosion and/or flood damage originating upon lands within the exterior boundaries of the Nevada and Toiyabe National Forests in Nevada and to promote efficiency and economy of administration of said national forests. June 25, 1938 PDF
Chapter 707 An Act To adjust the salaries of rural letter carriers. June 25, 1938 PDF
Chapter 708 An Act To amend the laws relating to the distribution of public documents to depository libraries. June 25, 1938 PDF
Chapter 709 Joint Resolution To provide that the United States extend to foreign governments invitations to participate in the Third International Congress for Microbiology to be held in the United States during the calendar year 1939, and to authorize an appropriation to assist in meeting the expenses of the session. June 25, 1938 PDF
Chapter 710 An Act Authorizing the Secretary of the Interior to pay salaries and expenses of the chairman, secretary, and interpreter of the Klamath General Council, members of the Klamath Business Committee and other committees appointed by said Klamath General Council, and official delegates of the Klamath Tribe. June 25, 1938 PDF
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Chapter 773 An Act For the relief of Fergus County, Montana. June 25, 1938 PDF
Chapter 774 Joint Resolution To authorize sales and exchanges by the State of Washington notwithstanding certain provisions in the Act of August 22, 1912 (37 Stat. 324). June 28, 1938 PDF
Chapter 775 An Act To revise the boundaries of the Colonial National Historical Park in the State of Virginia, and for other purposes. June 28, 1938 PDF
Chapter 776 An Act Conferring jurisdiction upon the United States Court of Claims to hear, examine, adjudicate, and render judgment on any and all claims which the Ute Indians or any Tribe or Band thereof may have against the United States, and for other purposes. June 28, 1938 PDF
Chapter 777 An Act Authorizing the Red Lake Band of Chippewa Indians in the State of Minnesota to file suit in the Court of Claims, and for other purposes. June 28, 1938 PDF
Chapter 778 An Act To provide for the residence of the United States commissioners appointed for the national parks, and for other purposes. June 28, 1938 PDF
Chapter 779 An Act To authorize the sale of certain lands of the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians, North Carolina. June 28, 1938 PDF
Chapter 780 An Act To liberalize the laws providing pensions for the dependents of veterans whose death resulted from service prior to April 21, 1898. June 28, 1938 PDF
Chapter 781 An Act To authorize Federal cooperation in the acquisition of the "Muir Wood Toll Road", located in Marin County, State of California, and for other purposes. June 28, 1938 PDF
Chapter 782 An Act Authorizing the States of Minnesota and Wisconsin, jointly or separately, to construct, maintain, and operate a free highway bridge across the Mississippi River at or near Winona, Minnesota. June 28, 1938 PDF
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Chapter 795 An Act Authorizing the construction of certain public works on rivers and harbors for flood control, and for other purposes. June 28, 1938 PDF
Chapter 796 An Act To amend the Act entitled "An Act to incorporate the Society of American Florists and Ornamental Horticulturists within the District of Columbia". June 29, 1938 PDF
Chapter 797 An Act To extend the ties for commencing and completing the construction of a bridge across the Mississippi River between Saint Louis, Missouri, and Stites, Illinois. June 29, 1938 PDF
Chapter 798 An Act To extend the times for commencing and completing the construction of a bridge across the Mississippi River at or near a point between Morgan and Wash Streets in the city of Saint Louis, Missouri, and a point opposite thereto in the city of East Saint Louis, Illinois. June 29, 1938 PDF
Chapter 799 An Act To extend the times for commencing and completing the construction of a bridge across the Missouri River at or near Arrow Rock, Missouri. June 29, 1938 PDF
Chapter 800 An Act Granting the consent of Congress to the Iowa State Highway Commission to reconstruct or construct, maintain, and operate a free highway bridge across the Des Moines River, at or near Keosauqua, Iowa. June 29, 1938 PDF
Chapter 801 An Act To extend the times for commencing and completing the construction of a bridge across the Wabash River at or near Merom, Sullivan County, Indiana. June 29, 1938 PDF
Chapter 802 An Act Authorizing the village of Baudette, State of Minnesota, its successors and assigns, to construct, maintain, and operate a bridge across the Rainy River at Baudette, Minnesota. June 29, 1938 PDF
Chapter 803 An Act To authorize the county of Kauai to issue bonds of such county in the year 1938 under the authority of Act 186 of the Session Laws of Hawaii, 1937, in excess of 1 per centum of the assessed value of the property in said county as shown by the last assessment for taxation. June 29, 1938 PDF
Chapter 804 An Act To authorize the conveyance to the Arthur Alexander Post Numbered 68, the American Legion, or Belzoni, Mississippi, of the improvements and site containing eighteen acres of land, more or less, at Lock and Dam Numbered 1 on the Sunflower River, Mississippi. June 29, 1938 PDF
Chapter 805 An Act To amend section 239 of the Act of June 8, 1872 (17 Stat. 312; U.S.C., title 39, sec. 500). June 29, 1938 PDF
Chapter 806 An Act To abolish appeals in habeas corpus proceedings brought to test the validity of orders of removal. June 29, 1938 PDF
Chapter 807 An Act To exempt from cancelation certain desert-land entries in Riverside County, California. June 29, 1938 PDF
Chapter 808 An Act To provide for a national cemetery in every State. June 29, 1938 PDF
Chapter 809 An Act To provide that all cabs for hire in the District of Columbia be compelled to carry insurance for the protection of passengers, and for other purposes. June 29, 1938 PDF
Chapter 810 An Act To amend the Meat Inspection Act of March 4, 1907, as amended and extended, with respect to its application to farmers, retail butchers, and retail dealers. June 29, 1938 PDF
Chapter 811 An Act To amend the Interstate Commerce Act, as amended, by amending certain provisions of part II of said Act, otherwise known as the Motor Carrier Ac, 1935. June 29, 1938 PDF
Chapter 812 An Act To establish the Olympic National Park, in the State of Washington, and for other purposes. June 29, 1938 PDF
Chapter 813 An Act To prohibit the transportation of certain persons in interstate or foreign commerce during labor controversies, and for other purposes. June 29, 1938 PDF
Chapter 814 An Act To authorize the Secretary of the Interior to place certain records of Indian tribes of Nebraska with the Nebraska State Historical Society, at Lincoln, Nebraska, under rules and regulations to be prescribed by him. June 29, 1938 PDF
Chapter 815 An Act Providing for the suspension of annual assessment work on mining claims held by location in the United States.  June 29, 1938 PDF
Chapter 816 An Act To alter the ratio of appropriations to be apportioned to the States for public employment officers affiliated with the United States Employment Service. June 29, 1938 PDF
Chapter 817 An Act To amend section 113 of the Judicial Code as amended. June 29, 1938 PDF
Chapter 818 Joint Resolution Providing compensation for certain employees. June 29, 1938 PDF
Chapter 819 Joint Resolution To amend the Naturalization Act of June 29, 1906 (34 Stat. 596), as amended. June 29, 1938 PDF
Chapter 820 Joint Resolution Requesting the President of the United States to proclaim the week of May 31, 1939, National Flood Prevention Week. June 29, 1938 PDF
Chapter 821 Joint Resolution To amend H. R. 19672, Seventy-fifth Congress, third session, entitled "An Act to amend section 4197 of the Revised Statutes, as amended (U.S.C., 1934 edition, title 46, sec. 91), and section 4200 of the Revised Statutes (U.S.C. 1934 edition, title 46, sec. 92), and for other purposes", so as to correct a typographical error. June 29, 1938 PDF
Chapter 822 An Act To validate certain certificates of naturalization granted by the United States District Court for the District of Hawaii. June 29, 1938 PDF
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Chapter 842 Joint Resolution For the relief of certain aliens. June 29, 1938 PDF
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Chapter 850 An Act To regulate commerce in firearms. June 30, 1938 PDF
Chapter 851 An Act To amend the part of the Act entitled "An Act making appropriations for the naval service for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1921, and for other purposes", approved June 4, 1920, relating to the conservation, care, custody, protection, and operation of the naval petroleum and oil-shale reserves. June 30, 1938 PDF
Chapter 852 An Act To authorize the appropriation of funds for the development of rotary-wing and other aircraft. June 30, 1938 PDF
Chapter 853 An Act Authorizing the Port Authority of Duluth, Minnesota, and the Harbor Commission of Superior, Wisconsin, to construct a highway bridge across the Saint Louis River from Rice's Point in Duluth, Minnesota, to Superior in Wisconsin. June 30, 1938 PDF

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