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Session 1 (1939)

Chapter 1 Joint Resolution Making an additional appropriation for work relief and relief for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1939. Feb. 4, 1939 PDF
Chapter 2 An Act To consolidate and codify the internal revenue laws of the United States. Feb. 10, 1939 PDF
Chapter 3 Joint Resolution Providing additional funds for the expenses of the special joint congressional committee investigating the Tennessee Valley Authority, and for other purposes. Feb. 10, 1939 PDF
Chapter 4 An Act To continue the functions of the Reconstruction Finance Corporation, and for other purposes. Mar. 4, 1939 PDF
Chapter 5 An Act To continue the functions of the Commodity Credit Corporation and the Export-Import Bank of Washington, and for other purposes. Mar. 4, 1939 PDF
Chapter 6 Joint Resolution Making additional funds available for salaries and expenses, Federal Housing Administration. Mar. 4, 1939 PDF
Chapter 7 An Act To authorize the Commissioners of the District of Columbia to regulate the hours during which streets, alleys, and so forth, shall be lighted. Mar. 6, 1939 PDF
Chapter 8 An Act To name the bridge to be erected over the Anacostia River in the District of Columbia after the late "March King", John Philip Sousa, composer of the "Stars and Stripes Forever". Mar. 7, 1939 PDF
Chapter 9 An Act To amend the Agricultural Adjustment Act of 1938, as amended, to provide for the reapportionment of cotton acreage allotments not planted by farmers entitled thereto. Mar. 13, 1939 PDF
Chapter 10 An Act Making appropriations to supply deficiencies in certain appropriations for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1939, to provide supplemental appropriations for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1939, and for other purposes. Mar. 15, 1939 PDF
Chapter 11 An Act Making appropriations for the Executive Office and sundry independent executive bureaus, boards, commissions, and offices, for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1940, and for other purposes. Mar. 16, 1939 PDF
Chapter 12 Private Law
Chapter 13 Private Law
Chapter 14 Private Law
Chapter 15 An Act To amend section 12 of the Soil Conservation and Domestic Allotment Act, as amended, by authorizing advances for crop insurance.  Mar. 25, 1939 PDF
Chapter 16 Joint Resolution To authorize the Postmaster General to withhold the awarding of star-route contracts for a period of forty-five days. Mar. 25, 1939 PDF
Chapter 17 An Act To authorize the purchase of certain lands for the Apache Tribe of the Mescalero Reservation, New Mexico. Mar. 27, 1939 PDF
Chapter 18 An Act To repeal section 9 of the Act of March 3, 1875 (18 Stat. L,. 450), as amended. Mar. 27, 1939 PDF
Chapter 19 An Act To create the office of Military Secretary to the General of the Armies of the United States of America, with the rank of colonel, and for other purposes. Mar. 28, 1939 PDF
Chapter 20 An Act To add certain public-domain land in Montana to the Rocky Boy Indian Reservation. Mar. 28, 1939 PDF
Chapter 21 An Act To provide for conveying to the United States the land, buildings, and improvements comprising the Choctaw and Chickasaw Sanatorium and General Hospital. Mar. 28, 1939 PDF
Chapter 22 An Act To authorize an appropriation to pay non-Indian claimants whose claims have been extinguished under the Act of June 7, 1924, but who have been found entitled to awards under said Act as supplemented by the Act of May 31, 1933. Mar. 28, 1939 PDF
Chapter 23 Private Law
Chapter 24 Joint Resolution Providing for the participation of the United States in the celebration of the twenty-fifth anniversary of the opening of the Panama Canal. Mar. 28, 1939 PDF
Chapter 25 Private Law
Chapter 26 An Act To exempt all vessels of the United States of less than two hundred tons gross registered tonnage from the provisions of the Officers' Competency Certificates Convention, 1936 (being International Labor Conference Treaty, Convention Numbered 53, adopted by the International Labor Conference at Geneva in 1936). Mar. 29, 1939 PDF
Chapter 27 An Act To extend the time for commencing and completing bridges across Cross Bayou, Twelve Mile Bayou, and Caddo Lake in Caddo Parish, Louisiana. Mar. 29, 1939 PDF
Chapter 28 Joint Resolution To amend the joint resolution entitled "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." Mar. 29, 1939 PDF
Chapter 29 Private Law
Chapter 30 Private Law
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Chapter 32 Private Law
Chapter 33 Private Law
Chapter 34 Joint Resolution Making an additional appropriation for the fiscal year 1939 for expenditure by the United States Employees' Compensation Commission in accordance with section 16 of the Emergency Relief Appropriation Act of 1938. Apr. 1, 1939 PDF
Chapter 35 An Act To provide more effectively for the national defense by carrying out the recommendations of the President in his message of January 12, 1939, to the Congress. Apr. 3, 1939 PDF
Chapter 36 An Act To provide for reorganizing agencies of the Government, and for other purposes. Apr. 3, 1939 PDF
Chapter 37 An Act Relating to banking, banks, and trust companies in the District and for other purposes. Apr. 5, 1939 PDF
Chapter 38 An Act To amend paragraph 57 of section 8 of the Act entitled "An Act making appropriations to provide for the expenses of the government of the District of Columbia for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1914, and for other purposes", approved March 4, 1913. Apr. 5, 1939 PDF
Chapter 39 An Act To provide for the appointment of research assistants in the public schools of the District of Columbia, and for other purposes. Apr. 5, 1939 PDF
Chapter 40 An Act To provide alternative methods of enforcement of orders, rules, and regulations of the Joint Board and of the Public Utilities Commission of the District of Columbia. Apr. 5, 1939 PDF
Chapter 41 An Act To amend paragraphs 31 and 33 of an Act entitled "An Act to amend section 7 of an 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, and for other purposes", approved July 1, 1932. Apr. 5, 1939 PDF
Chapter 42 An Act To amend Public Law Numbered 111, Sixty-sixth Congress, entitled "An Act for the retirement of public-school teachers in the District of Columbia." Apr. 5, 1939 PDF
Chapter 43 An Act To amend section 9, article V, of an Act known as "An Act to amend the Act entitled 'An Act to fix and regulate the salaries of teachers, school officers, and other employees of the Board of Education of the District of Columbia', approved June 20, 1906, as amended, and for other purposes." Apr. 5, 1939 PDF
Chapter 44 An Act To extend the time for retirement of cotton pool participation trust certificates. Apr. 5, 1939 PDF
Chapter 45 An Act Authorizing the Library of Congress to acquire by purchase, or otherwise, the whole, or any part, of the papers of Charles Cotesworth Pinckney and Thomas Pinckney, including therewith a group of documents relating to the Constitutional Convention of 1787, now in the possession of Harry Stone, of New York City. Apr. 6, 1939 PDF
Chapter 46 Private Law
Chapter 47 An Act To authorize the Secretary of War to pay certain expenses incident to the training, attendance, and participation of the equestrian and modern pentathlon teams in the Twelfth Olympic Games. Apr. 10, 1939 PDF
Chapter 48 An Act To repeal subsection ( 4) of subsection (c) of section 101 of the Agricultural Adjustment Act of 1938. Apr. 10, 1939 PDF
Chapter 49 Joint Resolution Authorizing appropriation for expenses of a representative of the United States and of his assistants, and for one-half of the joint expenses of this Government and the Government of Mexico, in giving effect to the agreement of November 9-12, 1938, between the two Governments providing for the settlement of American claims for damages resulting from expropriations of agrarian properties since August 30, 1927. Apr. 10, 1939 PDF
Chapter 50 Private Law
Chapter 51 Private Law
Chapter 52 Private Law
Chapter 53 Private Law
Chapter 54 Private Law
Chapter 55 Private Law
Chapter 56 Private Law
Chapter 57 Private Law
Chapter 58 An Act To amend the Canal Zone Code. Apr. 12, 1939 PDF
Chapter 59 An Act Relating to the taxation of the compensation of public officers and employees. Apr. 12, 1939 PDF
Chapter 60 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 the disbursing officers or agents of the Government for payments made to certain employees appointed by the United States Employees' Compensation Commission. Apr. 12, 1939 PDF
Chapter 61 Joint Resolution Amending the joint resolution entitled "Joint resolution providing for the construction and maintenance of a National Gallery of Art", approved March 24, 1937. Apr. 13, 1939 PDF
Chapter 62 Joint Resolution Making a further additional appropriation for work relief and relief for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1939. Apr. 13, 1939 PDF
Chapter 63 Private Law
Chapter 64 Private Law
Chapter 65 Private Law
Chapter 66 Private Law
Chapter 67 Private Law
Chapter 68 Private Law
Chapter 69 Private Law
Chapter 70 An Act For the relief of certain disbursing officers of the Army of the United States and for the settlement of individual claims approved by the War Department. Apr. 13, 1939 PDF
Chapter 71 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. Apr. 15, 1939 PDF
Chapter 72 Private Law
Chapter 73 An Act To increase the authorization for appropriations for the administration of State unemployment compensation laws. Apr. 19, 1939 PDF
Chapter 74 An Act To authorize alterations and repairs to certain naval vessels, and for other purposes. Apr. 20, 1939 PDF
Chapter 75 An Act To authorize contingent expenditures, United States Coast Guard Academy. Apr. 20, 1939 PDF
Chapter 76 An Act To authorize the attendance of the Marine Band at the United Confederate Veterans' 1939 reunion at Trinidad, Colorado, August 22, 23, 24, and 25, 1939, and for other purposes. Apr. 20, 1939 PDF
Chapter 77 Joint Resolution To authorize the painting of the signing of the Constitution for placement in the Capitol Building. Apr. 20, 1939 PDF
Chapter 78 Private Law
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Chapter 80 Private Law
Chapter 81 Private Law
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Chapter 83 Private Law
Chapter 84 An Act To amend the Act entitled "An Act for the grading and classification of clerks in the Foreign Service of the United States of America, and providing compensation therefor", approved February 23, 1931. Apr. 24, 1939 PDF
Chapter 85 An Act To provide for the further development of cooperative agricultural extension work. Apr. 24, 1939 PDF
Chapter 86 An Act To authorize the attendance of the Marine Band at the of National Encampment the Grand Army of the Republic to be held at Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, from August 27 to September 1, inclusive, 1939. Apr. 24, 1939 PDF
Chapter 87 An Act To authorize the Secretary of the Navy to proceed with the construction of certain public works, and for other purposes. Apr. 25, 1939 PDF
Chapter 88 An Act Making appropriations for the Military Establishment for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1940, and for other purposes. Apr. 26, 1939 PDF
Chapter 89 An Act To permit the President to acquire and convert, as well as to construct, certain auxiliary vessels for the Navy. Apr. 26, 1939 PDF
Chapter 90 An Act To provide for the establishment of a Coast Guard station on the east coast of the Keweenaw Peninsula, Michigan. Apr. 26, 1939 PDF
Chapter 91 An Act Granting the consent of Congress to the city of Youngstown, Ohio, to construct, maintain, and operate a free highway bridge across the Mahoning River at or near Marshall Street, Youngstown, Ohio. Apr. 26, 1939 PDF
Chapter 92 An Act To provide for the assignment of medical officers of the Public Health Service for duty on vessels of the Coast and Geodetic Survey, and for other purposes. Apr. 26, 1939 PDF
Chapter 93 An Act Granting the consent of Congress to the city of Youngstown, Ohio, to construct, maintain, and operate a free highway Apr. 26, 1939 PDF
Chapter 94 An Act Granting the consent of Congress to Westmoreland County in the State of Pennsylvania to construct, maintain, and operate a free highway intercounty bridge and approaches across the Allegheny River, connecting Valley Camp in Westmoreland County and East Deer Township in Allegheny County, to connect State Highway Routes Numbered 28 and 56. Apr. 26, 1939 PDF
Chapter 95 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. Apr. 26, 1939 PDF
Chapter 96 An Act Authorizing the Department of Highways of the State of Ohio to construct, maintain, and operate a free highway bridge across the Ottawa River at or near the city of Toledo, State of Ohio. Apr. 26, 1939 PDF
Chapter 97 An Act To provide for the completion of the Navy and Marine Memorial. Apr. 26, 1939 PDF
Chapter 98 An Act Granting the consent of Congress to the Highway Department of Davidson County, of the State of Tennessee, to construct a bridge across Cumberland River, at a point approximately one and three-fourths miles below Clees Ferry, connecting a belt-line highway in Davidson County, State of Tennessee, known as the Old Hickory Boulevard. Apr. 26, 1939 PDF
Chapter 99 An Act Granting the consent of Congress to the State Highway Commission of North Carolina to construct, maintain, and operate a free highway bridge across Waccamaw River between Old Dock and Ash, North Carolina. Apr. 26, 1939 PDF
Chapter 100 An Act Granting the consent of Congress to the State of Indiana to construct, maintain, and operate a free highway bridge across the Wabash River at or near Peru, Indiana. Apr. 26, 1939 PDF
Chapter 101 An Act Granting the consent of Congress to the city of Warren, Ohio, to construct, maintain, and operate a free footbridge over Mahoning River, near Stiles Street Northwest, Warren, Ohio. Apr. 26, 1939 PDF
Chapter 102 An Act To extend the times for commencing and completing the construction of a bridge across the Mississippi River at or near Rock Island, Illinois, to a place at or near the city of Davenport, Iowa. Apr. 26, 1939 PDF
Chapter 103 An Act To amend the Act approved April 27, 1937, entitled "An Act to simplify accounting." Apr. 26, 1939 PDF
Chapter 104 Joint Resolution To amend the joint resolution approved June 16, 1938, entitled "Joint resolution to create a Temporary National Economic Committee." Apr. 26, 1939 PDF
Chapter 105 Private Law
Chapter 106 An Act Relating to the importation of distilled spirits for consumption at the New York World's Fair, 1939, and the Golden Gate International Exposition of 1939, and to duties on certain articles to be exhibited at the New York World's Fair, 1939. Apr. 29, 1939 PDF
Chapter 107 An Act Making appropriations to supply deficiencies in certain appropriations for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1939, and for prior fiscal years, to provide supplemental appropriations for the fiscal years ending June 30, 1939, and June 30, 1940, and for other purposes. May 2, 1939 PDF
Chapter 108 Private Law
Chapter 109 An Act To provide domiciliary care, medical and hospital treatment, and burial benefits to certain veterans of the Spanish-American War, the Philippine Insurrection, and the Boxer Rebellion.  May 3, 1939 PDF
Chapter 110 An Act To amend the Act entitled "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", approved May 25, 1938.  May 3, 1939 PDF
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Chapter 112 Private Law
Chapter 113 Joint Resolution Making supplemental appropriations for printing and binding and stationery for the Treasury Department for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1939.  May 6, 1939 PDF
Chapter 114 An Act To authorize the Secretary of War to terminate certain leases of the Long Island Railroad Company.  May 6, 1939 PDF
Chapter 115 An Act Making appropriations for the Treasury and Post Office Departments for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1940, and for other purposes.  May 6, 1939 PDF
Chapter 116 An Act To amend section 90 of the Judicial Code, as amended, with respect to the terms of the Federal District Court for the Northern District of Mississippi.  May 8, 1939 PDF
Chapter 117 An Act Making inapplicable certain reversionary provisions in the Act of March 4, 1923 (42 Stat. 1450), and a certain deed executed by the Secretary of War, in the matter of a lease to be entered into by the United States for the use of a part of the former Fort Armistead Military Reservation for air-navigation purposes.  May 6, 1939 PDF
Chapter 118 Private Law
Chapter 119 An Act Making appropriations for the Department of the Interior for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1940, and for other purposes.  May 10, 1939 PDF
Chapter 120 Private Law
Chapter 121 An Act To amend section 78 of the Judicial Code, relating to the district of Idaho.  May 11, 1939 PDF
Chapter 122 An Act To authorized the Secretary of War to exchange obsolete, unsuitable, and unserviceable machines and tools pertaining to the manufacture or repair of ordnance materiel for new machines and tools.  May 11, 1939 PDF
Chapter 123 Joint Resolution Designation August 19 of each year as National Aviation Day.  May 11, 1939 PDF
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Chapter 125 Private Law
Chapter 126 An Act To provide for the appraisal of the pneumatic mail tube systems in New York and Boston.  May 12, 1939 PDF
Chapter 127 An Act To amend an Act entitled "An Act for making further and more effectual provisions for the national defense, and for other purposes", approved June 3, 1916, as amended by the Act of June 4, 1920, so as to confer on the commanding general, General Headquarters Air Force, the same retirement privileges now enjoyed by chiefs of branches.  May 12, 1939 PDF
Chapter 128 An Act To provide time credits for substitutes in the pneumatic-tube service.  May 12, 1939 PDF
Chapter 129 An Act To provide a differential in pay for night work to pneumatic-tube-system employees in the Postal Service.  May 12, 1939 PDF
Chapter 130 An Act To extend the provisions of the forty-hour law to pneumatic-tube-system employees in the Postal Service.  May 12, 1939 PDF
Chapter 131 Joint Resolution Authorizing the President to invite other nations to participate in the Sacramento Golden Empire Centennial commemorating the one-hundredth anniversary of the founding of Sacramento by Captain John A. Sutter.  May 12, 1939 PDF
Chapter 132 Private Law
Chapter 133 An Act To amend the statutes providing punishment for transmitting threatening communications.  May 15, 1939 PDF
Chapter 134 An Act To authorize the mailing of pistols, revolvers, and other firearms capable of being concealed on the person, to officers of the Coast Guard.  May 15, 1939 PDF
Chapter 135 An Act Granting postal employees credit for Saturday in annual and sick leave law, thereby conforming to the forty-hour workweek or five-day-week law.  May 15, 1939 PDF
Chapter 136 An Act Limiting working hours of pneumatic-tube-system employees to eight in ten hours a day.  May 15, 1939 PDF
Chapter 137 Joint Resolution Providing for the participation of the United States in the celebration of the one hundred and fiftieth anniversary of the establishment of the United States Lighthouse Service.  May 15, 1939 PDF
Chapter 138 Private Law
Chapter 139 An Act Creating the Arkansas-Mississippi 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 Mississippi River at or near Friar Point, Mississippi, and Helena, Arkansas, and for other purposes.  May 17, 1939 PDF
Chapter 140 An Act To provide that records certified by the Court of Claims to the Supreme Court, in response to writs of certiorari, may include material portions of the evidence, and for the other purposes.  May 22, 1939 PDF
Chapter 141 An Act To prohibit reproductions of official badges, identification cards, and other insignia.  May 22, 1939 PDF
Chapter 142 An Act To authorize a sale of the old Carson City (Nevada) Mint site and building not-withstanding the provisions of Joint Resolution Numbered 18 of February 23, 1865.  May 22, 1939 PDF
Chapter 143 An Act To authorize the Secretary of the Treasury to accept real estate devised to the United States by the late Lizzie Beck, of Mena, Arkansas, and for other purposes.  May 22, 1939 PDF
Chapter 144 An Act Relating to the disposition of funds derived from the Coos Bay Wagon Road grant lands.  May 24, 1939 PDF
Chapter 145 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.  May 24, 1939 PDF
Chapter 146 An Act To increase further the efficiency of the Coast Guard by authorizing the retirement under certain conditions of enlisted personnel thereof with twenty or more years of service.  May 24, 1939 PDF
Chapter 147 An Act To amend the Act entitled "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", approved June 30, 1938.  May 24, 1939 PDF
Chapter 148 An Act To readjust the commissioned personnel of the Coast Guard, and for other purposes.  May 24, 1939 PDF
Chapter 149 An Act Making appropriations for the Navy Department and the naval service for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1940, and for other purposes.  May 25, 1939 PDF
Chapter 150 An Act To extend the time during which orders and marketing agreements under the Agricultural Adjustment Act, as amended, may be applicable to hops.  May 26, 1939 PDF
Chapter 151 An Act To amend the Act of March 2, 1929 (45 Stat. 1492), entitled "An Act to establish load lines for American vessels, and for other purposes."  May 26, 1939 PDF
Chapter 152 An Act To authorize the transfer to the State of Minnesota of the Fort Snelling Bridge at Fort Snelling, Minnesota.  May 26, 1939 PDF
Chapter 153 An Act Authorizing and directing the Secretary of War to execute an easement deed to the city of Duluth for park, recreational, and other public purposes covering certain federally owned lands.  May 26, 1939 PDF
Chapter 154 An Act To provide for the correction of the list of approved Pine Ridge lost allotment claims, and for other purposes.  May 26, 1939 PDF
Chapter 155 An Act Giving the consent and approval of Congress to the Rio Grande compact signed at Santa Fe, New Mexico, on March 18, 1938.  May 31, 1939 PDF
Chapter 156 An Act To authorize further relief to water users on United States reclamation projects and on Indian reclamation projects.  May 31, 1939 PDF
Chapter 157 An Act To amend the Agricultural Marketing Agreement Act of 1937, as amended, to make its provisions applicable to apples produced in the States of Washington, Oregon, and Idaho.  May 31, 1939 PDF
Chapter 158 An Act To amend section 10 (b), (c), and (d) of the Act of June 26, 1884, as amended (U.S.C., 1934 edition, title 46, sec. 599), relative to the allotment of wages by seamen.  May 31, 1939 PDF
Chapter 159 An Act To amend section 4335 of the Revised Statutes of the United States, relative to change of masters of vessels.  May 31, 1939 PDF
Chapter 160 An Act To amend section 4325 of the Revised Statutes of the United States, as amended, relative to renewal of licenses of vessels.  May 31, 1939 PDF
Chapter 161 An Act To authorize the Secretary of War to provide for the sale of aviation supplies and services to aircraft operated by foreign military and air attachés accredited to the United States, and for other purposes.  May 31, 1939 PDF
Chapter 162 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 18 to May 25, 1940.  May 31, 1939 PDF
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Chapter 166 Private Law
Chapter 167 An Act To authorize necessary facilities for the Coast Guard in the interest of national defense and the performance of its maritime police functions.  June 2, 1939 PDF
Chapter 168 An Act To amend section 4498 of the Revised Statutes of the United States, as amended, relative the renewal of licenses of vessels.  June 2, 1939 PDF
Chapter 169 An Act To authorize the Secretary of the Navy to proceed with the construction of certain public works, and for other purposes.  June 2, 1939 PDF
Chapter 170 An Act Authorizing the Secretary of Commerce to convey a certain tract of land to the State of Oregon for use as a public park and recreational site.  June 2, 1939 PDF
Chapter 171 Joint Resolution Authorizing the payment of salaries of the officers and employees of Congress on the first workday preceding the last day of any month when the last day falls on Sunday or a legal holiday.  June 2, 1939 PDF
Chapter 172 An Act To authorize the construction of certain vessels for the Coast and Geodetic Survey, Department of Commerce, and for other purposes.  June 2, 1939 PDF
Chapter 173 An Act Providing for the transfusion of blood by members and former members of the Military Establishment, and by employees of the United States Government.  June 2, 1939 PDF
Chapter 174 An Act To authorize the Secretary of War to convey certain lands owned by the United States for other lands needed in connection with the expansion of West Point Military Reservation, New York, and for other purposes.   June 2, 1939 PDF
Chapter 175 An Act To amend certain sections of the National Housing Act.  June 3, 1939 PDF
Chapter 176 An Act Permitting the War Department to transfer old horses and mules to the care of reputable humane organizations.  June 3, 1939 PDF
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Chapter 179 Private Law
Chapter 180 An Act To establish the position of the Under Secretary in the Department of Commerce.  June 5, 1939 PDF
Chapter 181 Joint Resolution To define the status of the Under Secretary of Agriculture, and for other purposes.  June 5, 1939 PDF
Chapter 182 Private Law
Chapter 183 Private Law
Chapter 184 An Act To prohibit the unauthorized use of the names or insignia of the 4-H clubs, and for other purposes.  June 5, 1939 PDF
Chapter 185 An Act To authorize certain officers and employees to administer oaths to expense accounts.  June 6, 1939 PDF
Chapter 186 An Act To amend section 509 of the Merchant Marine Act, 1936, as amended.  June 6, 1939 PDF
Chapter 187 Private Law
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Chapter 189 Private Law
Chapter 190 An Act To provide for the common defense by acquiring stocks of strategic and critical materials essential to the needs of industry for the manufacture of supplies for the armed forces and the civilian population in time of a national emergency, and to encourage, as far as possible, the further development of strategic and critical materials within the United States for common defense.  June 7, 1939 PDF
Chapter 191 An Act To amend the Act entitled "An Act to provide books for the adult blind", approved March 3, 1931.  June 7, 1939 PDF
Chapter 192 Joint Resolution Authorizing the President of the United States to accept on behalf of the United States a conveyance of certain lands on Government Island from the city of Alameda, California, and for other purposes.  June 7, 1939 PDF
Chapter 193 Joint Resolution Providing the reorganization plans numbered I and II shall take effect on July 1, 1939.  June 7, 1939 PDF
Chapter 194 Private Law
Chapter 195 An Act To provide for an additional midshipman at the United States Naval Academy, and for other purposes.  June 8, 1939 PDF
Chapter 196 An Act To amend the 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, as amended, so as to extend commissary privileges to civilian officers and employees of the United States at naval stations beyond the continental limits of the United States or in Alaska.  June 10, 1939 PDF
Chapter 197 An Act To provide for the confiscation of firearms in possession of persons convicted of felony and disposition thereof.  June 13, 1939 PDF
Chapter 198 To add certain lands of the Front Royal Quartermaster Depot Military Reservation, Virginia, to the Shenandoah National Park, and for other purposes.  June 13, 1939 PDF
Chapter 199 An Act To authorize the use of War Department equipment for the Confederate Veterans' 1939 reunion at Trinidad, Colorado, August 22, 23, 24, and 25, 1939.  June 13, 1939 PDF
Chapter 200 An Act To authorize the conveyance by the United States to the town of Bristol, Maine, of a portion of the Pemaquid Point Lighthouse Reservation, and for other purposes.  June 13, 1939 PDF
Chapter 201 An Act To amend the United States mining laws applicable to the area known as the watershed of the headwaters of the Bonito River in the Lincoln National Forest within the State of New Mexico.  June 13, 1939 PDF
Chapter 202 An Act To convey certain property to the city of El Campo, Texas.  June 13, 1939 PDF
Chapter 203 An Act To add certain lands to the Papago Indian Reservation in Arizona.  June 13, 1939 PDF
Chapter 204 An Act To authorize the disposal of the Portland, Oregon, old courthouse building.  June 13, 1939 PDF
Chapter 205 An Act To authorize commissioning aviation cadets in the Naval and Marine Corps Reserves upon completion of training, and for other purposes.  June 13, 1939 PDF
Chapter 206 Joint Resolution To provide for the lending to the Virginia Military Institute of the equestrian portrait of General Winfield Scott now stored in the Capitol.  June 13, 1939 PDF
Chapter 207 Joint Resolution Making an additional appropriation for the control of outbreaks of insect pests.  June 13, 1939 PDF
Chapter 208 An Act Making appropriations for the Legislative Branch of the Government for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1940, and for other purposes.  June 16, 1939 PDF
Chapter 209 An Act To amend section 243 of the Penal Code of the United States, as amended by the Act of June 15, 1935 (49 Stat. 378), relating to the marking of packages containing wild animals and birds and parts thereof.  June 19, 1939 PDF
Chapter 210 An Act To modify the provisions of section 14 of the Act of June 30, 1834, and section 10 of the Act of June 22, 1874, relating to the Indians.  June 19, 1939 PDF
Chapter 211 An Act To make effective in the district court for the Territory of Hawaii rules promulgated by the Supreme Court of the United States governing pleading, practice, and procedure in the district courts of the United States.  June 19, 1939 PDF
Chapter 212 An Act To amend Public Law Numbered 370, Seventy-fourth Congress, approved August 27, 1935 (49 Stat. 906).  June 19, 1939 PDF
Chapter 213 Private Law
Chapter 214 An Act To extend to June 16, 1942, the period within which certain loans to executive officers of member banks of the Federal Reserve System may be renewed or extended.  June 20, 1939 PDF
Chapter 215 An Act To authorize the grant of a sewer right-of-way and operation of sewage-treatment plant on the Fort Niagara Military Reservation, New York, by the village of Youngstown, New York.  June 20, 1939 PDF
Chapter 216 Private Law
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Chapter 219 Private Law
Chapter 220 An Act To authorize the disposal of cemetery lots.  June 20, 1939 PDF
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Chapter 223 Private Law
Chapter 224 An Act To dispense with particular allegations as to renunciation of allegiance in petitions for naturalization and in the oath of renunciation of foreign allegiance, by omitting the name of "the prince, potentate, state, or sovereignty" of which the petitioner for naturalization is a subject or citizen. June 20, 1939 PDF
Chapter 225 An Act To Relating to benefit assessments from condemnation proceedings for the opening, extension, widening, or straightening of alleys or minor streets.  June 20, 1939 PDF
Chapter 226 An Act To amend the Act entitled "An Act to regulate proceedings in adoption in the District of Columbia", approved August 25, 1937. June 20, 1939 PDF
Chapter 227 An Act To amend the Railroad Unemployment Insurance Act, approved June 25, 1938.  June 20, 1939 PDF
Chapter 228 An Act To provide for the widening of Wisconsin Avenue in the District of Columbia, and for other purposes.  June 20, 1939 PDF
Chapter 229 An Act To amend section 1 of the Act entitled "An Act to authorize The Philadelphia, Baltimore and Washington Railroad Company to extend its present track connection with the United States navy yard so as to provide adequate railroad facilities in connection with the development of Buzzards Point as an industrial are in the District Columbia, and for other purposes", approved June 18, 1932 (Public, Numbered 187, Seventy-second Congress).  June 20, 1939 PDF
Chapter 230 An Act To grant permission for the construction, maintenance, and use of a certain underground conduit for electrical lines in the District of Columbia.  June 20, 1939 PDF
Chapter 231 An Act To amend the District of Columbia Traffic Act of 1925 (43 Stat. 1119).  June 20, 1939 PDF
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Chapter 233 Private Law
Chapter 234 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.  June 21, 1939 PDF
Chapter 235 An Act To define the status of certain lands purchased for the Choctaw Indians, Mississippi.  June 21, 1939 PDF
Chapter 236 An Act To authorize the furnishing of steam from the Central Heating Plant to the District of Columbia.  June 21, 1939 PDF
Chapter 237 Joint Resolution To provide that the United States extend to foreign governments invitations to participate in the Seventh International Congress for the Rheumatic Diseases to be held in the United States during the calendar year 1940, and to authorize an appropriation to assist in meeting the expenses of the session.  June 21, 1939 PDF
Chapter 238 An Act To amend the Agricultural Adjustment Act of 1938, as amended.  June 22, 1939 PDF
Chapter 239 An Act To ratify and confirm certain interest rates on loans made from the revolving fund authorized by section 6 of the Agricultural Marketing Act, approved June 15, 1929 (46 Stat. 11), and for other purposes.  June 22, 1939 PDF
Chapter 240 Private Law
Chapter 241 Private Law
Chapter 242 An Act To provide for temporary postponement of the operations of certain provisions of the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act.  June 23, 1939 PDF
Chapter 243 An Act To establish a Coast Guard Reserve to be composed of owners of motorboats and yachts.  June 23, 1939 PDF
Chapter 244 An Act To provide for the training of civil aircraft pilots, and for other purposes.  June 27, 1939 PDF
Chapter 245 Private Law
Chapter 246 An Act Making appropriations for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1940, for civil functions administered by the War Department, and for other purposes.  June 28, 1939 PDF
Chapter 247 An Act To provide revenue, equalize taxation, and for other purposes.  June 29, 1939 PDF
Chapter 248 An Act Making appropriations for the Departments of State and Justice and for the Judiciary, and for the Department of Commerce, for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1940, and for other purposes.  June 29, 1939 PDF
Chapter 249 An Act Making appropriations for the Labor Department for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1940, and for other purposes.  June 29, 1939 PDF
Chapter 250 An Act To continue in effect until June 30, 1942, 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 the State law, and for other purposes", approved February 22, 1935, as amended.  June 29, 1939 PDF
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Chapter 252 Joint Resolution Making appropriations for work relief and relief, for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1940.  June 30, 1939 PDF
Chapter 253 An Act Making appropriations for the Department of Agriculture and for the Farm Credit Administration for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1940, and for other purposes.  June 30, 1939 PDF
Chapter 254 An Act Making Appropriations to supply urgent deficiencies in certain appropriations for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1939, to provide appropriations required immediately for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1940, and for other purposes.   June 30, 1939 PDF
Chapter 255 An Act To establish a lien for moneys due hospitals for services rendered in cases caused by negligence or fault of others and providing for the recording and enforcing of such liens.  June 30, 1939 PDF
Chapter 256 An Act To extend the period during which direct obligations of the United States may be used as collateral security for Federal Reserve notes.  June 30, 1939 PDF
Chapter 257 An Act To extend the time within which annual assessment work on mining claims held by location in the United States may be commenced, for the year commencing at 12 o'clock meridian July 1, 1938.  June 30, 1939 PDF
Chapter 258 An Act Making additional appropriations for the Military Establishment for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1940, and for other purposes.  July 1, 1939 PDF
Chapter 259 Joint Resolution Providing an appropriation for the month of July 1939, for the Petroleum Conservation Division, Department of the Interior.  July 1, 1939 PDF
Chapter 260 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.  July 6, 1939 PDF
Chapter 261 Joint Resolution Providing for the presentation through the American Minister to Greece of a certain monument to the people of Greece.  July 6, 1939 PDF
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Chapter 263 An Act to provide national flags for the burial of honorably discharged former service men and women.  July 11, 1939 PDF
Chapter 264 An Act To provide for the establishment of a Coast Guard station at or near the city of Monterey, California.  July 12, 1939 PDF
Chapter 265 An Act To authorize the procurement, without advertising, of certain aircraft parts and instruments of aeronautical accessories, and for other purposes.  July 13, 1939 PDF
Chapter 266 An Act For the relief of disbursing officers and other officers and employees of the United States for disallowance and charges on account of airplane travel.  July 14, 1939 PDF
Chapter 267 An Act To provide for the status of warrant officers and of enlisted men of the Regular Army who serve as commissioned officers.   July 14, 1939 PDF
Chapter 268 An Act Authorizing the Secretary of War to grant a revocable license to the Union Pacific Railroad Company to maintain certain railroad trackage on the Fort Leavenworth Military Reservation.  July 14, 1939 PDF
Chapter 269 An Act To provide for a Deputy Chief of Staff, and for other purposes.  July 14, 1939 PDF
Chapter 270 An Act To amend the Taylor Grazing Act.  July 14, 1939 PDF
Chapter 271 An Act To authorize appropriation for the construction of a medical school building at Carlisle Barracks, Pennsylvania.  July 14, 1939 PDF
Chapter 272 An Act To prescribe rules for the enrollment of Menominee Indian children born to enrolled parents, and for other purposes.  July 14, 1939 PDF
Chapter 273 Joint Resolution Authorizing the President to invite foreign countries to participate in the San Diego-Cabrillo Quadricentennial Celebration, to be held in 1942.  July 14, 1939 PDF
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Chapter 281 An Act Making appropriations for the government of the District of Columbia and other activates chargeable in whole or in part against the revenues of such District for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1940, and for other purposes.  July 15, 1939 PDF
Chapter 282 An Act To amend and clarify the provisions of the Act of June 15, 1936 (49 Stat. 1507), and for other purposes.  July 15, 1939 PDF
Chapter 283 An Act To authorize the purchase of equipment and supplies for experimental and test purposes.  July 15, 1939 PDF
Chapter 284 An Act extend the benefits of the United States Employees' Compensation Act to members of the Officers' Reserve Corps and of the Enlisted Reserve Corps of the Army who are physically injured in line of duty while performing active duty or engaged in authorized training, and for other purposes.  July 15, 1939 PDF
Chapter 285 An Act To provide for acceptance and cashing of Government pay checks of retired naval personnel and members of the Naval and Marine Corps Reserves by commissary stores and ship's stores ashore, located outside the continental limits of the United States.  July 15, 1939 PDF
Chapter 286 An Act to authorize the payment of burial expenses and expenses in connection with last illness and death of native employees who die while serving in offices abroad of executive departments of the United States Government.  July 15, 1939 PDF
Chapter 287 An Act To amend section 4a of the 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.  July 15, 1939 PDF
Chapter 288 An Act To Amend an Act entitled "An Act authorizing the establishment of a permanent instruction staff at the United States Coast Guard Academy", approved April 16, 1937.  July 15, 1939 PDF
Chapter 289 An Act To amend section 1223 of the Revised Statutes of the United States.  July 15, 1939 PDF
Chapter 290 Joint Resolution To amend the Act to authorize alterations and repairs to certain naval vessels, and for other purposes, approved April 20, 1939.  July 15, 1939 PDF
Chapter 291 Joint Resolution Authorizing the President of the United States of American to proclaim October 11, 1939, General Pulaski's Memorial Day for the observance and commemoration of the death of Brigadier General Casimir Pulaski.  July 15, 1939 PDF
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Chapter 313 An Act To provide that the annual registration of motor vehicles and the annual licensing of certain public vehicles in the District of Columbia shall be for the period from April 1 in each year to March 31 in the succeeding year.  July 17, 1939 PDF
Chapter 314 An Act Authorizing Federal participation in the commemoration and observance of the four-hundredth anniversary of the explorations of Francisco Vasquez de Coronado.  July 17, 1939 PDF
Chapter 315 An Act To authorize an exchange of lands at the Fort Francis F. E. Warren Military Reservation, Wyoming.   July 17, 1939 PDF
Chapter 316 An Act To make effective the provisions of the Officers' Competency Certificates Convention, 1936.  July 17, 1939 PDF
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Chapter 318 An Act Creating the City of Dubuque Bridge Commission and authorizing said Commission and its successors to purchase and/or construct, maintain, and operate a bridge or bridges across the Mississippi River at or near Dubuque, Iowa, and East Dubuque, Illinois.  July 18, 1939 PDF
Chapter 319 An Act To extend the times for commencing and completing the construction of a bridge across the Missouri River, at or near Poplar Montana.  July 18, 1939 PDF
Chapter 320 An Act Authorizing the city of Chester, Illinois, to construct, maintain, and operate a toll bridge across the Mississippi River at or near Chester, Illinois.  July 18, 1939 PDF
Chapter 321 An Act Authorizing the county of Gallatin, State of Illinois, its successors and assigns, to construct, maintain, and operate a bridge across the Ohio River at or near the city of Shaweneetown, Gallatin County, Illinois, to a point opposite thereto in the county of Union, State of Kentucky.  July 18, 1939 PDF
Chapter 322 An Act To amend section 691-a of the Code of Law of the District of Columbia, approved March 3, 1901, and of any Act or Acts amendatory thereof relating to foreign building and load associations doing business in the District of Columbia.   July 18, 1939 PDF
Chapter 323 An Act Granting annual and sick leave with pay to substitutes in the Postal Service.   July 18, 1939 PDF
Chapter 324 Joint Resolution To provide for the establishment and maintenance of the Franklin D. Roosevelt Library, and for other purposes.  July 18, 1939 PDF
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Chapter 328 An Act To amend the Act entitled "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", by providing that fund available under such Act may be used to match regular and secondary Federal-aid road funds, and for other purposes.  July 19, 1939 PDF
Chapter 329 An Act To restore certain benefits to World War veterans suffering with paralysis, paresis, or blindness, and who are helpless or bedridden, and for other purposes.  July 19, 1939 PDF
Chapter 330 An Act To amend the Act entitled "An Act for the grading and classification of clerks in the Foreign Service of the United States of America, and providing compensation therefor", approved February 23, 1931, as amended.  July 19, 1939 PDF
Chapter 331 An Act To provide certain benefits for World War veterans and their dependents, and for other purposes.  July 19, 1939 PDF
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Chapter 334 An Act To empower the President of the United States to create new national forest units and make additions to existing national forests in the State of Montana.   July 20, 1939 PDF
Chapter 335 An Act To authorize an appropriation to meet such expenses as the President, in his discretion, may deem necessary to enable the United States to cooperate with the Republic of Panama in completing the construction of a national highway between Chorrera and Rio Hato, Republic of Panama, for defense purposes.  July 20, 1939 PDF
Chapter 336 An Act To amend the Second Liberty Bond Act, as amended.  July 20, 1939 PDF
Chapter 337 Joint Resolution Consenting to an interstate oil compact to conserve oil and gas.  July 20, 1939 PDF
Chapter 338 An Act To provide for probationary appointments of officers in the Regular Army.   July 25, 1939 PDF
Chapter 339 An Act To authorize the Secretary of War to make contracts, agreements, or other arrangements for the supplying of water to Golden Gate Bridge and Highway District.   July 25, 1939 PDF
Chapter 340 An Act To transfer the control and jurisdiction of the Park Field Military Reservation, Shelby County, Tennessee, from the War Department to the Department of Agriculture.  July 25, 1939 PDF
Chapter 341 An Act Authorizing the States of Minnesota and Wisconsin to construct, maintain, and operate a free highway bridge across the Saint Croix River at or near Osceola, Wisconsin, and Chisago County, Minnesota.  July 25, 1939 PDF
Chapter 342 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 Georgetown, Mississippi.  July 25, 1939 PDF
Chapter 343 An Act Granting the consent of Congress to the State of Mississippi or Madison County, Mississippi, to construct, maintain, and operate a free highway bridge across Pearl River at or near Ratliffs Ferry in Madison County, Mississippi.  July 25, 1939 PDF
Chapter 344 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 Street in the city of Saint Louis, Missouri, and a point opposite thereto in the city of East Saint Louis, Illinois.  July 25, 1939 PDF
Chapter 345 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.  July 25, 1939 PDF
Chapter 346 An Act Granting the consent of Congress to the county of Allegheny, Pennsylvania, to construct, maintain, and operate free highway bridges across, the Monongahela River, in Allegheny County, State of Pennsylvania.   July 25, 1939 PDF
Chapter 347 An Act To authorize the Secretary of the Navy to accept on behalf of the United States certain land in the city of Seattle, King County, Washington, with improvements thereon.  July 25, 1939 PDF
Chapter 348 An Act To authorize major overhauls for certain naval vessels, to authorize the acquisition of two motor vessels for the Navy, and for other purposes.  July 25, 1939 PDF
Chapter 349 An Act To amend section 5 of the Act of April 3, 1939 (Public, Numbered 18, Seventy-six Congress).  July 25, 1939 PDF
Chapter 350 An Act Granting the consent of Congress to the Arkansas State Highway Commission to construct, maintain, and operate a free highway bridge across the Black River at or near the town of Black Rock, Arkansas.  July 25, 1939 PDF
Chapter 351 An Act to extend the times for commencing and completing the construction of a bridge across the Red River at or near a point suitable to the interest of navigation, from a point in Walsh County, North Dakota, at or near the terminus of North Dakota State Highway Numbered 17.  July 25, 1939 PDF
Chapter 352 An Act To provide for additional clerk hire in the House of Representatives, and for other purposes.   July 25, 1939 PDF
Chapter 353 An Act Granting the consent of Congress to the State of Minnesota or the Minnesota Department of Highways to construct, maintain, and operate a free highway bridge across the Mississippi River at or near Little Falls, Minnesota.  July 25, 1939 PDF
Chapter 354 An Act Granting the consent of Congress to the Commissioners of Mahoning County, Ohio, to replace a bridge which has collapsed, across the Mahoning River at Division Street, Youngstown, Mahoning County, Ohio.   July 25, 1939 PDF
Chapter 355 An Act Granting the consent of Congress to Northern Natural Gas Company of Delaware to construct, maintain, and operate a pipe-line bridge across the Missouri River.  July 25, 1939 PDF
Chapter 356 An Act To amend the Act entitled "An Act to create a new division of the District Court of the United States for the northern District of Texas", approved May 26, 1928 (45, Stat. 747).  July 25, 1939 PDF
Chapter 357 An Act To extend the times for commencing and completing the construction of a bridge across the Mississippi River at or near Winona, Minnesota.  July 25, 1939 PDF
Chapter 358 An Act To extend the times for commencing and completing the construction of a bridge across the Niagara River at or near the city of Niagara Falls, New York, and for other purposes.  July 25, 1939 PDF
Chapter 359 An Act To authorize the attendance of the United States Naval Academy Band at the New York World's Fair on the day designated as Maryland Day at such fair.  July 25, 1939 PDF
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Chapter 366 An Act To amend the Tennessee Valley Authority Act of 1933.  July 26, 1939 PDF
Chapter 367 An Act To provide revenue for the District of Columbia, and for other purposes.  July 26, 1939 PDF
Chapter 368 An Act To provide a right-of-way.  July 26, 1939 PDF
Chapter 369 An Act To grant to the State of California a restrocession of jurisdiction over certain rights-of-way granted to the State of California over a certain road about to be constructed in the Presidio of San Francisco Military Reservation.  July 26, 1939 PDF
Chapter 370 An Act Authorizing the State highway department of North Dakota and Minnesota and the counties of Grand Forks of North Dakota and Polk of Minnesota, to construct, maintain, and operate a free highway bridge across the Red River near Thompson, North Dakota, and Crookston, Minnesota.  July 26, 1939 PDF
Chapter 371 An Act To amend the Act approved June 25, 1910, authorizing establishment of the Postal Savings System.  July 26, 1939 PDF
Chapter 372 An Act To extend the times for commencing and completing the construction of a bridge over Lake Sabine at or near Port Arthur, Texas, to amend the Act of June 18, 1934 (48 Stat. 1008), and for other purposes.  July 26, 1939 PDF
Chapter 373 An Act To authorize the acquisition of additional land for military purposes.  July 26, 1939 PDF
Chapter 374 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.  July 26, 1939 PDF
Chapter 375 An Act To make uniform in the District of Columbia the law on fresh pursuit and to authorize the Commissioners of the District of Columbia to cooperate with the States.  July 26, 1939 PDF
Chapter 376 Joint Resolution to provide minimum national allotments for cotton.  July 26, 1939 PDF
Chapter 377 Joint Resolution To provide minimum national allotments for wheat.  July 26, 1939 PDF
Chapter 378 Joint Resolution Relating to section 322 of the Agricultural Adjustment Act of 1938, as amended.  July 26, 1939 PDF
Chapter 379 Joint Resolution To amend section 335 (c) of the Agricultural Adjustment Act of 1938, as amended.  July 26, 1939 PDF
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Chapter 383 An Act To amend section 73 of the Hawaiian Organic Act, approved April 30, 1900, as amended.  July 27, 1939 PDF
Chapter 384 An Act To extend the period of restrictions on the lands of the Quapaw Indians, Oklahoma, and for other purposes.  July 27, 1939 PDF
Chapter 385 An Act To grant to the Commonwealth of Massachusetts a retrocession of jurisdiction over the General Clarence R. Edward Memorial Bridge, bridging Watershops Pond of the Springfield Armory Military Reservation in the city of Springfield, Massachusetts.  July 27, 1939 PDF
Chapter 386 An Act Relating to the acquisition of the site for the post-office building to be constructed in Poplarville, Mississippi.  July 27, 1939 PDF
Chapter 387 An Act To provide for the distribution of the judgment fund of the Shoshone Tribe of the Wind River Reservation in Wyoming, and for other purposes.  July 27, 1939 PDF
Chapter 388 An Act To improve the efficiency of the Coast Guard, and for other purposes.  July 27, 1939 PDF
Chapter 389 An Act for the protection of the water supply of the city of Ketchikan, Alaska.  July 27, 1939 PDF
Chapter 390 An Act To provide means by which certain Filipinos can emigrate from the United States.  July 27, 1939 PDF
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Chapter 393 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.  July 28, 1939 PDF
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Chapter 395 An Act To authorize the addition to Glacier National Park, Montana, of certain property acquired for the establishment of a fish hatchery, and for other purposes.  July 31, 1939 PDF
Chapter 396 An Act To transfer jurisdiction over commercial prints and labels, for the purpose of copyright registration, to the Register of Copyrights.  July 31, 1939 PDF
Chapter 397 An Act to amend the Act entitled "An Act to classify officers and members of the Fire Department of the District of Columbia, and for other purposes."  July 31, 1939 PDF
Chapter 398 An Act To amend the Act entitled "An Act to regulate steam and other operating engineering in the District of Columbia", approved February 28, 1887, as amended.  July 31, 1939 PDF
Chapter 399 An Act To amend section 1860 of the Revised Statutes, as amended (48 U.S.C. 1460), to permit retired officers and enlisted men of the Army, Navy, Marine Corps, and Coast Guard to hold civil officer in any Territory of the United States.  July 31, 1939 PDF
Chapter 400 An Act To include Lafayette Park within the provisions of the Act entitled "An Act to regulate the height, exterior design, and construction of private and semipublic buildings in certain areas of the National Capital", approved May 16, 1930.  July 31, 1939 PDF
Chapter 401 An Act Relating to the exchange of certain lands in the State of Oregon.  July 31, 1939 PDF
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Chapter 408 An Act To increase the amount of Federal aid to State or Territorial homes for the support of disabled soldiers and sailors of the United States.  Aug. 1, 1939 PDF
Chapter 409 An Act To provide for the registry of pursers and surgeons as staff officers on vessels of the United States, and for other purposes.  Aug. 1, 1939 PDF
Chapter 410 An Act To prevent pernicious political activities.  Aug. 2, 1939 PDF
Chapter 411 An Act To provide for the regulation of the sale of certain securities in interstate and foreign commerce and through the mails, and the regulation of the trust indentures under which the same are issued, and for other purposes.  Aug. 3, 1939 PDF
Chapter 412 An Act Providing for the exchange of certain park lands at the northern boundary of Piney Branch Parkway, near Argyle Terrace, for other lands more suitable for the use and development of Piney Branch Parkway.  Aug. 3, 1939 PDF
Chapter 413 An Act To amend the National Stolen Property Act.  Aug. 3, 1939 PDF
Chapter 414 An Act To authorize the board of directors of the Columbia Institution for the Deaf to dedicate a portion of Mount Olivet Road Northeast and to exchange certain lands with the Secretary of the Interior, to dispose of other lands, and for other purposes.   Aug. 3, 1939 PDF
Chapter 415 An Act To provide pensions to members of the Regular Army, Navy, Marine Corps, and Coast Guard who become disabled by reason of their service therein, equivalent to 75 per centum of the compensation payable to war veterans for similar service-connected disabilities, and for other purposes.  Aug. 4, 1939 PDF
Chapter 416 An Act to promote nautical education, and for other purposes. Aug. 4, 1939 PDF
Chapter 417 An Act To amend certain provisions of the Merchant Marine and Shipping Acts, to further the development of the American merchant marine, and for other purposes Aug. 4, 1939 PDF
Chapter 418 An Act To provide a feasible and comprehensive plan for the variable payment of construction charges on United States reclamation projects, to protect the investment of the United States in such projects, and for other purposes Aug. 4, 1939 PDF
Chapter 419 An Act To provide that no statute of limitations shall apply to offenses punishable by death Aug. 4, 1939 PDF
Chapter 420 An Act To provide for the acceptance of an easement with respect to certain lands in New Mexico and for other purposes.  Aug. 4, 1939 PDF
Chapter 421 Joint Resolution to provide for the adjudication by a Commissioner of claims of American nationals against the Government of the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics.  Aug. 4, 1939 PDF
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Chapter 426 An Act To amend further the Civil Service Retirement Act, approved May 29, 1930. Aug. 4, 1939 PDF
Chapter 427 An Act To authorize the Commissioner of Internal Revenue to make certain allowances for losses by leakage and evaporation upon withdrawal of packages of brandy or fruit spirits under certain conditions.  Aug. 4, 1939 PDF
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Chapter 429 An Act To amend section 224 of the Criminal Code so as to penalize the making of false claims for the loss of insured mail matter.  Aug. 5, 1939 PDF
Chapter 430 An Act To authorize the temporary appointment of a special judge for the District Court of the Virgin Islands. Aug. 5, 1939 PDF
Chapter 431 An Act To provide for the public auction of certain town lots within the city of Parker, Arizona. Aug. 5, 1939 PDF
Chapter 432 An Act To authorize the transfer to the jurisdiction of the Secretary of the treasury of portions of the property within the military reservation known as the Morehead City Target Range, North Carolina, for the construction of improvements thereon, and for other purposes.  Aug. 5, 1939 PDF
Chapter 433 An Act To extend the privilege of retirement for disability to judges appointed to hold officer during good behavior.  Aug. 5, 1939 PDF
Chapter 434 An Act to amend the Criminal Code in regard to obtaining money by false pretenses on the high seas.  Aug. 5, 1939 PDF
Chapter 435 An Act To extend the time for commencing and completing the construction of a bridge across the Columbia River at Astoria, Clatsop County, Oregon.  Aug. 5, 1939 PDF
Chapter 436 An Act Granting the consent of Congress to the Providence, Warren and Bristol Railroad Company to construct, maintain, and operate a railroad bridge across the Warren River at or near Barrington, Rhode Island. Aug. 5, 1939 PDF
Chapter 437 An Act Granting the consent of Congress to the counties of Valley and McCone, Montana, to construct, maintain, and operate a free highway bridge across the Missouri River at or near Frazer, Montana.  Aug. 5, 1939 PDF
Chapter 438 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.  Aug. 5, 1939 PDF
Chapter 439 An Act Granting the consent of Congress to the Iowa State Highway Commission to construct, maintain, and operate a free highway bridge across the Des Moines River at or near Red Rock, Iowa.  Aug. 5, 1939 PDF
Chapter 440 An Act To reserve to the United States for the Bonneville project a right-of-way across certain Indian lands in the State of Washington, subject to the consent of the individual allottees and the payment of compensation, and for other purposes.  Aug. 5, 1939 PDF
Chapter 441 An Act To amend the Act entitled "An act for the grading and classification of clerks in the Foreign Service of the United States of America, and providing compensation therefor", approved February 23, 1931, as amended.  Aug. 5, 1939 PDF
Chapter 442 An Act To prohibit the issuance and coinage of certain commemorative coins, and for other purposes.  Aug. 5, 1939 PDF
Chapter 443 An Act To provide that pensions payable to the widows and orphans of deceased veterans of the Spanish-American War, Boxer Rebellion, or Philippine Insurrection shall be effective as of date of death of the veteran, if claim is filed within one year thereafter. Aug. 5, 1939 PDF
Chapter 444 An Act To authorize an exchange of lands between the War Department and the Department of Labor.  Aug. 5, 1939 PDF
Chapter 445 An Act To make the United States Coast Guard Academy library a public depository for Government publications. Aug. 5, 1939 PDF
Chapter 446 An Act To provide for the abatement of personal taxes from insolvent building associations in the District of Columbia. Aug. 5, 1939 PDF
Chapter 447 An Act To provide a right-of-way. Aug. 5, 1939 PDF
Chapter 448 An Act To establish the status of funds and employees of the United States Naval Academy laundry. Aug. 5, 1939 PDF
Chapter 449 An Act Authorizing the sale of certain real estate in the District of Columbia no longer required for public purposes.  Aug. 5, 1939 PDF
Chapter 450 An Act To amend sections 4486, 4887, 4920, and 4929 of the Revised Statutes (U. S. C., title 35, secs., 31, 32, 69, and 73).  Aug. 5, 1939 PDF
Chapter 451 An Act To amend section 4904, 4909, 4911, and 4915 of the Revised Statutes (U. S. C., title 35, secs. 52, 57, 59a, and 63).  Aug. 5, 1939 PDF
Chapter 452 An Act To amend section 4903 of the Revised Statutes (U. S. C., title 35, sec. 51).  Aug. 5, 1939 PDF
Chapter 453 An Act To waive the age limit for appointment as second lieutenant, Regular Army, of certain persons now on active duty with the Air Corps.  Aug. 5, 1939 PDF
Chapter 454 An Act To provide for the rank and title of lieutenant general of the Regular Army.  Aug. 5, 1939 PDF
Chapter 455 Joint Resolution Providing for participation by the United States in the celebration to be held at Fort McHenry on September 14, 1939, in celebration of the one hundred and twenty-fifth anniversary of the writing of the Star-Spangled Banner.  Aug. 5, 1939 PDF
Chapter 456 Joint Resolution Authorizing the Librarian of Congress to return to Williamsburg Lodge, Numbered Six, Ancient Free and Accepted Masons, of Virginia, the original manuscript of the record of the proceedings of said lodge.  Aug. 5, 1939 PDF
Chapter 457 Joint Resolution Providing that the farmers' market in blocks 354 and 355 in the District of Columbia shall not be used for other purposes. Aug. 5, 1939 PDF
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Chapter 477 An Act To perfect the consolidation of the Lighthouse Service with the Coast Guard by authorizing the commissioning, appointment, and enlistment in the Coast Guard, of certain officers and employees of the Lighthouse Service, and for other purposes.  Aug. 5, 1939 PDF
Chapter 478 An Act To amend section 9 of the Act of July 3, 1926 (44 Stat. 817), entitled "An Act to readjust the commissioned personnel of the Coast Guard, and for other purposes."  Aug. 5, 1939 PDF
Chapter 479 An Act Authorizing the Secretary of War to permit Salt Lake City, Utah, to construct and maintain certain roads, streets, and boulevards across the Fort Douglas Military Reservation.  Aug. 5, 1939 PDF
Chapter 480 An Act To authorize the postmasters within the Territory of Alaska to administer oaths and affirmations, and for other purposes. Aug. 5, 1939 PDF
Chapter 481 An Act To provide for the disposition of certain records of the United States Government.  Aug. 5, 1939 PDF
Chapter 482 An Act To permit the importation free of duty of certain literature for the distribution at the Golden Gate International Exposition of 1939. Aug. 5, 1939 PDF
Chapter 483 Joint Resolution To approve the action of the Secretary of the Interior deferring the collection of certain irrigation construction charges against lands under the San Carlos and Flathead Indian irrigation projects.  Aug. 5, 1939 PDF
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Chapter 493 An Act To legalize a free highway bridge now being constructed across the Des Moines River, at Levy Iowa.  Aug. 5, 1939 PDF
Chapter 494 Joint Resolution To authorize the Assistant Secretary of the Navy to continue to serve as Acting Secretary of the Navy until the appointment of a Secretary, and for other purposes.  Aug. 5, 1939 PDF
Chapter 495 Joint Resolution Authorizing the Joint Committee on the Library to procure an oil portrait of former President Herbert Hoover.  Aug. 5, 1939 PDF
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Chapter 500 An Act To amend the Federal Firearms Act (Public, Numbered 785, seventy-fifth Congress) so as to more adequately define the term "ammunition" as said term is defined in said Act. Aug. 6, 1939 PDF
Chapter 501 An Act To provide for the administration of the United States courts, and for other purposes. Aug. 7, 1939 PDF
Chapter 502 An Act To amend an Act entitled "An Act to provide for the complete independence of the Philippine Islands, to provide for the adoption of a constitution and a form of government for the Philippine Islands, and for other purposes".  Aug. 7, 1939 PDF
Chapter 503 An Act Granting the consent of Congress to the State of Connecticut, acting by and through any agency or commission thereof, to construct, maintain, and operate a toll bridge across the Connecticut River at or near Hartford, Connecticut.  Aug. 7, 1939 PDF
Chapter 504 An Act Granting the consent of Congress to the Secretary of the Interior, the State of Washington, and the Great Northern Railway Company to construct, maintain, and operate either a combined highway and railroad bridge or two separate bridges across the Columbia River, at or near Kettle Falls, Washington. Aug. 7, 1939 PDF
Chapter 505 An Act Authorizing the village of Cassville, Wisconsin, or its assigns, to construct, maintain, and operate a toll bridge across the Mississippi River at or near Cassville, Wisconsin, and to a place at or near the village of Guttenberg, Iowa.  Aug. 7, 1939 PDF
Chapter 506 An Act To amend section 92 of the Judicial Code to provide for a term of court at Kalispell, Montana, and subject to the recommendation of the Attorney General of the United States to permit the provision of rooms and accommodations for holding court at Livingston, and Kalispell, Montana.  Aug. 7, 1939 PDF
Chapter 507 An Act Authorizing the conveyance of certain lands to the State of Nevada.  Aug. 7, 1939 PDF
Chapter 508 An Act To legalize a bridge across Bayou La Fourche at Cut Off, Louisiana. Aug. 7, 1939 PDF
Chapter 509 An Act Relating to the development of farm units on public lands under Federal reclamation projects with funds furnished by the Farm Security Administration. Aug. 7, 1939 PDF
Chapter 510 An Act Authorizing the county of Howard, State of Missouri, to construct, maintain, and operate a toll bridge across the Missouri River at or near Petersburg, Missouri. Aug. 7, 1939 PDF
Chapter 511 An Act To facilitate certain construction work for the Army, and for other purposes.  Aug. 7, 1939 PDF
Chapter 512 An Act Authorizing the construction of a highway bridge across the Chesapeake and Delaware Canal at Saint Georges, Delaware. Aug. 7, 1939 PDF
Chapter 513 An Act To authorize the construction of a bridge across the Ohio River at or near Mauckport, Harrison County, Indiana.  Aug. 7, 1939 PDF
Chapter 514 An Act To ratify and confirm act 58 of the Session Laws of Hawaii, 1939, extending the time within which revenue bonds may be issued and delivered under act 174 of the Session Laws of Hawaii, 1935.  Aug. 7, 1939 PDF
Chapter 515 An Act To amend section 4 of the Act entitled "An Act to provide a civil government for the Virgin Islands of the United States", approved June 22, 1936.  Aug. 7, 1939 PDF
Chapter 516 An Act to amend the Act entitled "An Act to reserve lands to the Territory of Alaska for educational uses, and for other purposes", approved March 4, 1915 (38 Stat. 1214-1215). Aug. 7, 1939 PDF
Chapter 517 An Act To amend the Act of March 2, 1929 (45 Stat. 536).  Aug. 7, 1939 PDF
Chapter 518 An Act To authorize M. H. Gildow to construct a free, movable, pontoon footbridge across Muskingum River Canal at or near Beverly, Ohio. Aug. 7, 1939 PDF
Chapter 519 An Act Amending the Act of Congress of June 25, 1938 (C. 710, 52 Stat. 1207), 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.  Aug. 7, 1939 PDF
Chapter 520 An Act To provide for the establishment of a cemetery within the Crab Orchard Creek Dam Project, Williamson County, Illinois.  Aug. 7, 1939 PDF
Chapter 521 An Act To amend an Act entitled "An Act to require the registration of certain persons employed by agencies to disseminate propaganda in the United States and for other purposes", approved June 8, 1938 (Public Law Numbered 583, Seventy-fifth Congress, third session).  Aug. 7, 1939 PDF
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Chapter 545 An Act To amend sections 6 and 7 of the Act entitled "An Act for the retirement of employees of the Alaska Railroad, Territory of Alaska, who are citizens of the United States," approved June 29, 1936.  Aug. 7, 1939 PDF
Chapter 546 An Act To amend the District of Columbia Revenue Act of 1939, and for other purposes. Aug. 7, 1939 PDF
Chapter 547 An Act To limit 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. 7, 1939 PDF
Chapter 548 Joint Resolution Authorizing and requesting the President to accept the invitation of the Government of Norway to the Government of the United States to participate in an International Exhibition of Polar Exploration, which will be held at Bergen, Norway in 1940; and authorizing an appropriation to cover the expenses of such participation.  Aug. 7, 1939 PDF
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Chapter 550 An Act To amend the Act entitled "An Act for the retirement of employees of the Alaska Railroad, Territory of Alaska, who are citizens of the United States", approved June 29, 1936, and for other purposes. Aug. 7, 1939 PDF
Chapter 551 An Act To relieve disbursing officers and certifying officers of the Veterans' Administration from liability for payment where recovery of such payment is waived under existing laws administered by the Veterans' Administration.  Aug. 7, 1939 PDF
Chapter 552 An Act Providing for the disposition of certain Klamath Indian tribal funds.  Aug. 7, 1939 PDF
Chapter 553 An Act To amend the Act entitled "An Act to establish a Civilian Conservation Corps, and for other purposes", approved June 28, 1937, as amended. Aug. 7, 1939 PDF
Chapter 554 An Act To extend the time for completing the construction of a bridge across the Columbia River near The Dalles, Oregon. Aug. 7, 1939 PDF
Chapter 555 An Act To amend section 712, 802, and 902 of the Merchant Marine Act, 1936, as amended, relative to the requisitioning of vessels.  Aug. 7, 1939 PDF
Chapter 556 An Act To provide for the establishment of a Coast Guard station on the shore of North Carolina at or near Wrightsville Beach, New Hanover County.  Aug. 7, 1939 PDF
Chapter 557 An Act To amend section 194 of an Act entitled "An Act to codify, revise, and amend the penal laws of the United States", approved March 4, 1909 (35 Stat. L. 1088) Aug. 7, 1939 PDF
Chapter 558 An Act To exempt certain motorboats from the operation of sections 4 and 6 of the Motor Boat Act of June 9, 1910, and from certain other Acts of Congress, and to provide that certain motorboats shall not be required to carry on board copies of the pilot rules. Aug. 7, 1939 PDF
Chapter 559 An Act Authorizing the county of Saint Louis, State of Missouri, to construct, maintain, and operate a toll bridge across the Mississippi River near Jefferson Barracks, Missouri.  Aug. 7, 1939 PDF
Chapter 560 An Act To authorize the city of Duluth, in the State of Minnesota, to construct a toll bridge across the Saint Louis River, between the States of Minnesota and Wisconsin, and for other purposes.  Aug. 7, 1939 PDF
Chapter 561 An Act Amending section 2857 of the Internal Revenue Code. Aug. 7, 1939 PDF
Chapter 562 An Act To amend the Agricultural Adjustment Act of 1938. Aug. 7, 1939 PDF
Chapter 563 An Act To amend the Agricultural Adjustment Act of 1938. Aug. 7, 1939 PDF
Chapter 564 An Act To amend the Agricultural Adjustment Act of 1938. Aug. 7, 1939 PDF
Chapter 565 An Act To amend the Agricultural Adjustment Act of 1938. Aug. 7, 1939 PDF
Chapter 566 An Act To amend the Act of March 28, 1929 (45 Stat. 374), as amended, relating to the advance of funds in connection with the enforcement of Acts relating to narcotic drugs, so as to permit such advances in connection with the enforcement of the Marihuana Tax Act of 1937, and to permit advances of funds in connection with the enforcement of the customs laws. Aug. 7, 1939 PDF
Chapter 567 An Act Granting the consent of Congress to the Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, Authority to construct, maintain, and operate a highway bridge across the Susquehanna River at or near the city of Harrisburg, Pennsylvania.  Aug. 7, 1939 PDF
Chapter 568 An Act To amend section 4894 of the Revised Statutes (U. S. C., title 35, sec 37).  Aug. 7, 1939 PDF
Chapter 569 An Act Granting the consent of Congress to the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania to reconstruct, maintain, and operate a free highway bridge across the Susquehanna River, from the bough of Wyoming, in the county of Luzerne, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, to Jenkins Township, county of Luzerne, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.  Aug. 7, 1939 PDF
Chapter 570 An Act Granting the consent of Congress to Frank O. Lowden, James E. Gorman, and Joseph B. Fleming, trustees of the estate of The Chicago, Rock Island and Pacific Railway Company, to construct, maintain, and operate a railroad bridge across the Missouri River at or near Randolph, Missouri.  Aug. 7, 1939 PDF
Chapter 571 Joint Resolution To amend Public Resolution Numbered 46, approved August 9, 1939, entitled "Joint resolution requesting the President to extend to the International Statistical Institute an invitation to hold its twenty-fourth session in the United States in 1939.  Aug. 7, 1939 PDF
Chapter 572 Joint Resolution to dissolve the United States Supreme Court Building Commission. Aug. 7, 1939 PDF
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Chapter 605 An Act To amend section 13 (a) of the Act approved June 25, 1938 (52 Stat. 1069), entitled "Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938".  Aug. 9, 1939 PDF
Chapter 606 An Act To provide for the detail of a commissioned medical officer of the Public Health Service to serve as Assistant to the Surgeon General.  Aug. 9, 1939 PDF
Chapter 607 An Act For the relief of certain Indians of the Winnebago Agency.  Aug. 9, 1939 PDF
Chapter 608 An Act Creating the Louisiana-Vicksburg Bridge Commission; defining the authority, power, and duties of said Commission; and authorizing said Commission and its successors and assigns to purchase, maintain, and operate a bridge across the Mississippi River at or near Delta Point, Louisiana, and Vicksburg, Mississippi.  Aug. 9, 1939 PDF
Chapter 609 An Act To provide a right-of-way through the Chilkoot Barracks Military Reservation, Alaska. Aug. 9, 1939 PDF
Chapter 610 An Act To amend the naturalization laws in relation to an alien previously lawfully admitted into the United States for permanent residence and who is temporarily absent from the United States solely in his or her capacity as a regularly ordained clergyman or representative of a recognized religious denomination or religious organization existing in the United States.  Aug. 9, 1939 PDF
Chapter 611 An Act Giving clerks in the Railway Mail Service the benefit of holiday known as Armistice Day.  Aug. 9, 1939 PDF
Chapter 612 An Act Authorizing the Secretary of Agriculture to prepare plans for the eradication and control of the pink bollworm, and for other purposes. Aug. 9, 1939 PDF
Chapter 613 An Act To establish the Benjamin Harrison Commission to formulate plans for the construction of a permanent memorial to the memory of Benjamin Harrison, twenty-third President of the United States. Aug. 9, 1939 PDF
Chapter 614 An Act To amend the Act approved June 26, 1935, entitled "An Act to create a national memorial military park at and in the vicinity of Kennesaw Mountain in the State of Georgia, and for other purposes."  Aug. 9, 1939 PDF
Chapter 615 An Act To regulate interstate and foreign commerce in seeds; to require labeling and to prevent misrepresentation of seeds in interstate commerce; to require certain standards with respect to certain imported seeds; and for other purposes.  Aug. 9, 1939 PDF
Chapter 616 An Act To authorize the President to render closer and more effective the relationships between the American republics. Aug. 9, 1939 PDF
Chapter 617 An Act To repeal the minimum-price limitation on sale of the Akron, Ohio, old post-office building and site.  Aug. 9, 1939 PDF
Chapter 618 An Act To provide for the seizure and forfeiture of vessels, vehicles, and aircraft used to transport narcotic drugs, firearms, and counterfeit coins, obligations, securities, and paraphernalia, and for other purposes. Aug. 9, 1939 PDF
Chapter 619 An Act To repeal section 4897 of the Revised Statutes (U. S. C., title 35, sec. 38) and amend sections 4885 and 4934 of the Revised Statutes (U. S. C., title 35, secs. 41 and 78).  Aug. 9, 1939 PDF
Chapter 620 An Act To provide for the insanity proceedings in the District of Columbia. Aug. 9, 1939 PDF
Chapter 621 An Act To provide a right-of-way.  Aug. 9, 1939 PDF
Chapter 622 Joint Resolution Authorizing the selection of a site and the erection thereon of the Columbian Fountain in Washington, District of Columbia.  Aug. 9, 1939 PDF
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Chapter 633 An Act Making appropriations to supply deficiencies in certain appropriations for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1939, and for prior fiscal years, to provide supplemental appropriations June 30, 1939, and June 30, 1940, and for other purposes.  Aug. 9, 1939 PDF
Chapter 634 An Act To provide for the erection of a public historical museum in the Custer Battlefield National Cemetery, Montana. Aug. 10, 1939 PDF
Chapter 635 An Act To authorize the Postmaster General to contract for certain powerboat service in Alaska, and for other purposes.  Aug. 10, 1939 PDF
Chapter 636 An Act To adjust the compensation of the members of the National Advisory Health Council not in the regular employment of the Government. Aug. 10, 1939 PDF
Chapter 637 An Act Creating the Memphis and Arkansas 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 Mississippi River at or near Memphis, Tennessee; and for other purposes.  Aug. 10, 1939 PDF
Chapter 638 An Act To prohibit the use of the mails for the solicitation of the procurement of divorces in foreign countries. Aug. 10, 1939 PDF
Chapter 639 An Act To amend the Act of June 15, 1936 (49 Stat. 1516), authorizing the extension of the boundaries of the Hot Springs National Park, in the State of Arkansas, and for other purposes.  Aug. 10, 1939 PDF
Chapter 640 An Act To provide for the establishments of the Chalmette National Historical Park in the State of Louisiana, and for other purposes.  Aug. 10, 1939 PDF
Chapter 641 An Act To amend the Acts granting increased compensation to civilian employees for the period July 1, 1917, to June 30, 1924. Aug. 10, 1939 PDF
Chapter 642 An Act Relating to the retirement of employees to whom the provisions of section 6 of the Act approved June 20, 1918 (40 Stat. 608; U. S. C., 1934 edition, title 33, sec. 763), as amended, apply.  Aug. 10, 1939 PDF
Chapter 643 An Act To amend section 4488 of the Revised Statutes of the United States, as amended (U. S. C., 1934 edition, title 46, sec. 481). Aug. 10, 1939 PDF
Chapter 644 An Act To amend section 4471 of the Revised Statutes of the United States, as amended (U. S. C., 1934 edition, title 46, sec. 464).  Aug. 10, 1939 PDF
Chapter 645 Joint Resolution Giving the consent of the Congress to an agreement between the States of Iowa and Missouri establishing a boundary between said States.  Aug. 10, 1939 PDF
Chapter 646 Joint Resolution To amend Public Resolution Numbered 112, Seventy-fifth Congress.  Aug. 10, 1939 PDF
Chapter 647 Joint Resolution To provide for the observance and celebration of the one hundred and fiftieth anniversary of the settlement of the city of Gallipolis, Ohio. Aug. 10, 1939 PDF
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Chapter 660 An Act To amend paragraph (1) of section 96 of title 2 of the Canal Zone Code relating to method of computing annuities.  Aug. 10, 1939 PDF
Chapter 661 An Act To include within the Kaniksu National Forest certain lands owned or in course of acquisition of the United States. Aug. 10, 1939 PDF
Chapter 662 An Act Authorizing the restoration to tribal ownership of certain lands upon the Umatilla Indian Reservation, Oregon, and for other purposes.  Aug. 10, 1939 PDF
Chapter 663 An Act To amend the Packers and Stockyards Act, 1921.  Aug. 10, 1939 PDF
Chapter 664 An Act To amend the Act of Congress entitled "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", approved August 25, 1937. Aug. 10, 1939 PDF
Chapter 665 An Act To amend the Government Losses in Shipment Act. Aug. 10, 1939 PDF
Chapter 666 An Act To amend the Social Security Act, and for other purposes. Aug. 10, 1939 PDF
Chapter 667 Joint Resolution To provide funds for the maintenance and operation of the Administrative Office of the United States Courts for the fiscal year 1940. Aug. 10, 1939 PDF
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Chapter 682 An Act to admit the American-owned barges Prari and Palpa to American registry and to permit their use in coastwise trade.  Aug. 10, 1939 PDF
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Chapter 684 An Act To allow the Home Owners' Loan Corporation to extend the period of amortization of home loans from fifteen to twenty-five years.  Aug. 11, 1939 PDF
Chapter 685 An Act To amend the Employers' Liability Act Aug. 11, 1939 PDF
Chapter 686 An Act To change the designation of the Abraham Lincoln National Park, in the State of Kentucky, and the Fort McHenry National Park, in the State of Maryland.  Aug. 11, 1939 PDF
Chapter 687 An Act to authorize the acquisition of complete title to the Puyallup Indian Tribal School property at Tacoma, Washington, for Indian sanatorium purposes.  Aug. 11, 1939 PDF
Chapter 688 An Act To provide for a national census of housing. Aug. 11, 1939 PDF
Chapter 689 An Act To amend subsection (n), section 77, of the Bankruptcy Act, as amended, concerning payment of preferred claims.  Aug. 11, 1939 PDF
Chapter 690 An Act To facilitate the execution of arrangements for the exchange of surplus agricultural commodities produced in the United States for reserve stocks of strategic and critical materials produced abroad. Aug. 11, 1939 PDF
Chapter 691 An Act To authorize the Commissioners of the District of Columbia to make regulations to prevent and control the spread of communicable and preventable diseases. Aug. 11, 1939 PDF
Chapter 692 An Act To amend an Act entitled "An Act to provide for a tax on motor-vehicle fuels sold within the District of Columbia, and for other purposes", approved April 23, 1924.  Aug. 11, 1939 PDF
Chapter 693 An Act To provide for the transfer of United States Employment Service records, files, and property in local offices to the States. Aug. 11, 1939 PDF
Chapter 694 An Act Authorizing and providing for the construction of additional facilities on the Canal Zone for the purposes of more adequately providing for the defense of the Panama Canal and for increasing its capacity for the future needs of interoceanic shipping. Aug. 11, 1939 PDF
Chapter 695 An Act To authorize the Secretary of the Interior to contact with the State Water Conservation Board of Montana and the Tongue River Water Users' Association for participation in the costs and benefits of the Tongue River Storage Reservoir project for the benefits of lands on the Tongue River Indian Reservation, Montana. Aug. 11, 1939 PDF
Chapter 696 An Act To authorize the Federal Surplus Commodities Corporation to purchase and distribute surplus products of the fishing industry. Aug. 11, 1939 PDF
Chapter 697 An Act To authorize the addition of certain lands to the Wenatchee National Forests. Aug. 11, 1939 PDF
Chapter 698 An Act Providing for the incorporation of certain persons as Group Hospitalization, Inc.  Aug. 11, 1939 PDF
Chapter 699 An Act Amending previous flood-control Acts, and authorizing certain preliminary examinations and surveys for flood control, and for other purposes.  Aug. 11, 1939 PDF
Chapter 700 Joint Resolution Authorizing the delegation of certain authority within the Department of Agriculture. Aug. 11, 1939 PDF
Chapter 701 Joint Resolution To authorize the sale of surplus agricultural commodities, and for other purposes. Aug. 11, 1939 PDF
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Chapter 716 An Act to amend the Act of August 26, 1937. Aug. 11, 1939 PDF
Chapter 717 An Act Authorizing construction of water conservation and utilization projects in the Great Plains and arid and semiarid areas of the United States. Aug. 11, 1939 PDF
Chapter 718 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, 1939 PDF
Chapter 719 An Act To provide for the refund or credit of the internal-revenue tax paid on spirits lost or rendered unmarketable by reason of the floods of 1936 and 1937 where such spirits were in the possession of the original taxpayer or rectifier for bottling or use in rectification under Government supervision as provided by law and regulations.  Aug. 11, 1939 PDF

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Session 2 (1939)

Chapter 1 Joint Resolution To make provision for certain expenses incident to the second session of the Seventy-sixth Congress. Oct. 11, 1939 PDF
Chapter 2 Joint Resolution To preserve the neutrality and the peace of the United States and to secure the safety of its citizens and their interests. Nov. 4, 1939 PDF

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Session 3 (1940-1941)

Chapter 1 An Act To provide for the protection of witnesses appearing before any department, independent establishment, or other agency of the United States, or the Congress of the United States. Jan. 13, 1940 PDF
Chapter 2 An Act To add certain lands to the Siuslaw National Forest in the State of Oregon. Jan. 17, 1940 PDF
Chapter 3 An Act To provide for the refunding of the bonds of municipal corporations and public utility districts in the territory of Alaska, to validate bonds which have heretofore been issued by a municipal corporation or any public-utility district in the Territory of Alaska, and for other purposes. Jan. 17, 1940 PDF
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Chapter 11 An At To provide that the district judge for the western district of Washington, authorized to be appointed under the Act of May 31, 1938, shall be a district judge for the eastern and western districts of Washington. Jan. 20, 1940 PDF
Chapter 12 An Act Relating to the filing of affidavits of prejudice in the district court for the District of Alaska. Jan. 25, 1940 PDF
Chapter 13 An Act To amend section 22 of the Agricultural Adjustment Act. Jan. 25, 1940 PDF
Chapter 14 An Act Authorizing States owning lands or interests therein acquired from the United States to include the same in certain agreements for the conservation of Oil and Gas resources. Jan. 25, 1940 PDF
Chapter 15 An Act To amend section 12 of the Soil Conservation and Domestic Allotment Act, as amended, by authorizing advances for crop insurance. Jan. 26, 1940 PDF
Chapter 16 An Act To provide for the acquisition by the United States of the estate of Patrick Henry in Charlotte County, Virginia, known as Red Hill.  Jan. 29, 1940 PDF
Chapter 17 Joint Resolution To extend, for three additional months, the time during which articles imported free of duty for exhibition at the Golden Gate International Exposition or the New York World's Fair, may be sold or abandoned. Jan. 31, 1940 PDF
Chapter 18 An Act to amend section 355 of the Revised Statutes, as emended, to make permissive the acquisition of legislative jurisdiction over land or interests in land acquired by the United States. Feb. 1, 1940 PDF
Chapter 19 An Act To amend the Emergency Farm Mortgage Act of 1933, as amended. Feb. 1, 1940 PDF
Chapter 20 An Act To provide for the transfer of certain land owned by the United States to the State of Texas; and certain other land to the county of Galveston, Texas. Feb. 6, 1940 PDF
Chapter 21 An Act For the relief of World War sailors and marines who were discharged from the United States navy or United States Marine Corps because of minority or misrepresentation of age. Feb. 9, 1940 PDF
Chapter 22 An Act Giving the consent of Congress to the addition of lands to the State of Texas and ceding jurisdiction to the State of Texas over certain parcels or tracts of land heretofore acquired by the United States of America from the United Mexican States. Feb. 9, 1940 PDF
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Chapter 25 An Act To make effective in the District Court of the United States for Puerto Rico rules promulgated by the Supreme Court of the United States governing pleading, practice, and procedure in the district courts of the United States. Feb. 12, 1940 PDF
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Chapter 27 An Act making supplemental appropriations for the Military and Naval Establishments, Coast Guard, and Federal Bureau of Investigation, for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1940, and for other purposes. Feb. 12, 1940 PDF
Chapter 28 An Act Making appropriations to supply urgent deficiencies in certain appropriations for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1940, and for other purposes. Feb. 12, 1940 PDF
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Chapter 30 An Act To amend the Act of August 24, 1912 (37 Stat. 460), as amended, with regard to the limitation of cost upon the construction of buildings in national parks. Feb. 13, 1940 PDF
Chapter 31 Joint Resolution Making available for the fiscal year 1940 an additional amount from the special funds heretofore set up for the payment of compensation benefits authorized by certain Emergency Relief Appropriation Acts. Mar. 1, 1940 PDF
Chapter 32 An Act To authorize the Administrator of Veterans' Affairs to transfer by quitclaim deed to the Pennsylvania Railroad Company, for right-of-way purposes, a small strip of land at veterans' Administration facility, Coatesville, Pennsylvania. Mar. 2, 1940 PDF
Chapter 33 An Act To amend the Annual and Sick Leave Acts of March 14, 1936. Mar. 2, 1940 PDF
Chapter 34 An Act To provide for increasing the lending authority of the Export-Import Bank of Washington, and for other purposes. Mar. 2, 1940 PDF
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Chapter 37 An Act To amend the District of Columbia Revenue Act of 1939. Mar. 2, 1940 PDF
Chapter 38 An Act To aid the States and Territories in making provisions for the retirement of employees of the land-grant colleges. Mar. 4, 1940 PDF
Chapter 39 An Act To extend until March 4, 1944, the time during which petitions may be filed by farmers under section 75 of the Bankruptcy Act. Mar. 4, 1940 PDF
Chapter 40 An Act To establish the Kings Canyon National Park, California, to transfer thereto the lands now included in the General Grant National Park, and for other purposes. Mar. 4, 1940 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, 1940 PDF
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Chapter 44 An Act To facilitate the procurement of aircraft for the national defense. Mar. 5, 1940 PDF
Chapter 45 An Act To facilitate control of soil erosion and flood damage on lands within the Ozark and Ouachita National Forests in Arkansas. Mar. 5, 1940 PDF
Chapter 46 An Act Providing payment to employees, Bureau of Reclamation, for mileage traveled in privately owned automobiles. Mar. 6, 1940 PDF
Chapter 47 An Act To amend the Bonneville Project Act. Mar. 6, 1940 PDF
Chapter 48 Joint Resolution To authorize the United States Maritime Commission to acquire certain lands at Saint Petersburg, Florida. Mar. 9, 1940 PDF
Chapter 49 An Act Authorizing the payment of necessary expenses incurred by certain Indians allotted on the Quinault Reservation, State of Washington. Mar. 9, 1940 PDF
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Chapter 51 An Act Granting easements on Indian lands of the Wind River or Shoshone Indian Reservation, Wyoming, for dam site and reservoir purposes in connection with the Riverton reclamation project. Mar. 14, 1940 PDF
Chapter 52 An Act To provide for allowance of expenses incurred by Veterans' Administration beneficiaries and their attendants in authorized travel for examination and treatment. Mar. 14, 1940 PDF
Chapter 53 An Act To amend the Act entitled "An Act making appropriations for the naval service for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, nineteen hundred and three, and for other purposes", approved July 1, 1902 (32 Stat. 662), relative to the payment of the commuted rations of enlisted men. Mar. 14, 1940 PDF
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Chapter 56 Joint Resolution Creating a commission to arrange for the celebration of the sesquicentennial anniversary of the signing of the first United States patent law. Mar. 15, 1940 PDF
Chapter 57 An Act To amend section 23 of the Act of March 4, 1909, relating to copyrights. Mar. 15, 1940 PDF
Chapter 58 An Act To authorize the Administrator of Veterans' Affairs to exchange certain property located at Veterans' Administration facility, Tuskegee, Alabama, title to which is now vested in the United States, for certain property of the Tuskegee Normal and Industrial Institute. Mar. 15, 1940 PDF
Chapter 59 An Act To protect scenic values along the Catalina Highway within the Coronado National Forest, Arizona. Mar. 15, 1940 PDF
Chapter 60 An Act To amend section 9a, National Defense Act, as amended, so as to provide specific authority for the employment of warrant officers of the Regular Army as agents of officers of the finance department for the disbursement of public funds. Mar. 15, 1940 PDF
Chapter 61 An Act To amend section 55, National Defense Act, as amended, to provide enlistment for enlistment of men up to forty-five years of age in technical units of the Enlisted Reserve Corps. Mar. 15, 1940 PDF
Chapter 62 An Act To authorize an exchange of lands between the Richmond, March 15, 1940 Fredericksburg and Potomac Railroad Company and the United States, at Quantico, Virginia. Mar. 15, 1940 PDF
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Chapter 65 An Act To amend the Act of May 4, 1898 (30 Stat. 369), so as to authorize the President to appoint one hundred acting assistant surgeons for temporary service. Mar. 15, 1940 PDF
Chapter 66 An Act To amend section 602 (e) of the Communications Act of 1934, as amended, relating to a study of radio requirements for ships navigating the Great Lakes and
inland waters of the United States.
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Chapter 71 An Act Making appropriations for the Treasury and Post Office Departments for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1941, and for other purposes. Mar. 25, 1940 PDF
Chapter 72 An Act To amend the Act entitled "An Act to punish acts of interference with the foreign relations, the neutrality, and the foreign commerce of the United States, to punish espionage, and better to enforce the criminal laws of the United States, and for other purposes", approved June 15, 1917, as amended, to increase the penalties for peacetime violations of such Act. Mar. 28, 1940 PDF
Chapter 73 An Act To amend section 45 of the United States Criminal Code to make it applicable to the outlying possessions of the United States. Mar. 28, 1940 PDF
Chapter 74 An Act To amend the Act authorizing the President of the United States to locate, construct, and operate railroads in the Territory of Alaska, and for other purposes. Mar. 29, 1940 PDF
Chapter 75 An Act To authorize the Secretary of Agriculture to delegate certain regulatory functions. Apr. 4, 1940 PDF
Chapter 76 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. Apr. 5, 1940 PDF
Chapter 77 An Act Making appropriations to supply deficiencies in certain appropriations for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1940, to provide supplemental appropriations for such fiscal year, and for other purposes. Apr. 6, 1940 PDF
Chapter 78 Joint Resolution To approve the action of the Secretary of the Interior in deferring the collection of certain irrigation charges against lands under the Blackfeet Indian irrigation project. Apr. 11, 1940 PDF
Chapter 79 An Act To amend section 40 of the Act entitled "An Act to provide compensation for employees of the United States suffering injuries while in the performance of their duties, and for other purposes", approved September 7, 1916, as amended. Apr. 11, 1940 PDF
Chapter 80 An Act To reimpose the trust on certain lands allotted to Indians of the Crow Tribe, Montana. Apr. 11, 1940 PDF
Chapter 81 An Act To amend section 33 of the Act entitled "An Act to amend and consolidate the Acts respecting copyright", approved March 4, 1909, and for other purposes. Apr. 11, 1940 PDF
Chapter 82 An Act Authorizing the construction and maintenance of a dike or dam across Stansbury Creek in Baltimore County, Maryland. Apr. 11, 1940 PDF
Chapter 83 An Act Granting the consent of Congress to the Mississippi State Highway Commission to construct, maintain, and operate a free highway bridge across the Pearl River at or near Carthage, in the State of Mississippi. Apr. 11, 1940 PDF
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Chapter 96 Joint Resolution To extend the authority of the President under section 350 of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended. Apr. 12, 1940 PDF
Chapter 97 An Act To amend the joint resolution creating the Niagara Falls Bridge Commission. Apr. 12, 1940 PDF
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Chapter 100 An Act To provide for terms of the District Court of the United States for the Western District of Arkansas at Fayetteville. Apr. 17, 1940 PDF
Chapter 101 An Act To amend the Judicial Code with respect to the continuation of grand juries to finish investigations. Apr. 17, 1940 PDF
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Chapter 104 An Act To authorize the Secretary of the Navy to accept, without cost to the United States, a fee-simple conveyance of sixteen and four-tenths acres, more or less, of land at Floyd Bennett Field in the city and State of New York. Apr. 18, 1940 PDF
Chapter 105 An Act To amend section 6 of the Organic Act of Alaska. Apr. 18, 1940 PDF
Chapter 106 An Act For the transfer of funds to the town of Wrangell, Alaska. Apr. 18, 1940 PDF
Chapter 107 An Act Making appropriations for the Executive Office and sundry independent executive bureaus, boards, commissions, and offices, for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1941, and for other purposes. Apr. 18, 1940 PDF
Chapter 108 An Act To legalize a bridge across the Nestucca River at Pacific City, Oregon. Apr. 18, 1940 PDF
Chapter 109 An Act To authorize the Secretary of War to furnish certain markers for certain graves. Apr. 18, 1940 PDF
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Chapter 116 An Act Authorizing the Secretary of the Navy to sell certain surplus land owned by the United States in Bremerton, Washington. Apr. 20, 1940 PDF
Chapter 117 An Act To extend original jurisdiction to district courts in civil suits between citizens of the District of Columbia, the Territories of Hawaii or Alaska, and any State or Territory. Apr. 20, 1940 PDF
Chapter 118 An Act To amend the Act entitled "An Act for the grading and classification of clerks in the Foreign Service of the United States of America, and providing compensation therefor", approved February 23, 1931, as amended. Apr. 20, 1940 PDF
Chapter 119 An Act Authorizing appropriations to be made for the disposition of the remains of personnel of the Navy and Marine Corps and certain civilian employees of the Navy, and for other purposes. Apr. 20, 1940 PDF
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Chapter 123 An Act To authorize an exchange of lands between the city of San Diego, California, and the United States, and acceptance by gift of certain lands from the city of San Diego, California. Apr. 22, 1940 PDF
Chapter 124 An Act To amend the Locomotive Inspection Act of February 17, 1911, as amended, so as to change the title of the chief inspector and assistant chief inspectors of locomotive boilers. Apr. 22, 1940 PDF
Chapter 125 An Act To amend section 1 of an Act entitled "An Act authorizing the Secretary of the Interior to employ engineers and economists for consultation purposes on important reclamation work", approved February 28, 1929 (45 Stat. 1406). Apr. 22, 1940 PDF
Chapter 126 An Act To reenact section 259 of the Judicial Code, relating to the traveling and subsistence expenses of circuit and district judges. Apr. 22, 1940 PDF
Chapter 127 An Act To amend the District of Columbia Unemployment Compensation Act. Apr. 22, 1940 PDF
Chapter 128 An Act To amend laws for preventing collisions of vessels. Apr. 22, 1940 PDF
Chapter 129 An Act Authorizing the reconstruction or replacement of certain bridges necessitated by the Rio Grande canalization project and authorizing appropriation for that purpose. Apr. 22, 1940 PDF
Chapter 130 An Act Providing for the incorporation of the United Spanish War Veterans. Apr. 22, 1940 PDF
Chapter 131 An Act To regulate, in the District of Columbia, the disposal of certain refuse, and for other purposes. Apr. 22, 1940 PDF
Chapter 132 An Act To authorize the Secretary of the Interior to permit the payment of the costs of repairs, resurfacing, improvement, and enlargement of the Arrowrock Dam in twenty annual installments, and for other purposes. Apr. 22, 1940 PDF
Chapter 133 An Act To authorize an increase in the White House police force. Apr. 22, 1940 PDF
Chapter 134 An Act To change the name of a portion of Twenty-fourth Street Northwest to Williamsburg Lane. Apr. 22, 1940 PDF
Chapter 135 An Act To extend the times for commencing and completing the construction of a bridge across the Missouri River at or near Randolph, Missouri. Apr. 22, 1940 PDF
Chapter 136 An Act To authorize and direct the Commissioners of the District of Columbia to accept and maintain a memorial fountain to the members of the Metropolitan Police Department. Apr. 22, 1940 PDF
Chapter 137 An Act To authorize the construction of a waiting room and comfort station in Commodore Barney Circle, United States Reservation 55-56, and for other purposes. Apr. 22, 1940 PDF
Chapter 138 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 1940. Apr. 22, 1940 PDF
Chapter 139 Joint Resolution Authorizing the granting of permits to the Committee on Inaugural Ceremonies on the occasion of the inauguration of the President-elect in January 1941, and for other purposes. Apr. 22, 1940 PDF
Chapter 140 Joint Resolution To provide for the maintenance of public order and the protection of life and property in connection with the Presidential inaugural ceremonies of 1941. Apr. 22, 1940 PDF
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Chapter 152 An Act To amend an Act to provide for the fifteenth and subsequent decennial censuses and to provide for apportionment of Representatives in Congress, approved June 18, 1929, so as to change the date of subsequent apportionments. Apr. 25, 1940 PDF
Chapter 153 An Act To amend the Naval Reserve Act of 1938 (Public, Numbered 732, 52 Stat. 1175). Apr. 25, 1940 PDF
Chapter 154 An Act Authorizing the adoption for the Foreign Service of an accounting procedure in the matter of disbursement of funds appropriated for the Department of State. Apr. 25, 1940 PDF
Chapter 155 An Act To amend laws for preventing collisions of vessels, to regulate equipment of certain motorboats on the navigable waters of the United States, and for other purposes. Apr. 25, 1940 PDF
Chapter 156 An Act To amend the provisions of law relating to the use of private vehicles for official travel in order to effect economy and better administration. Apr. 25, 1940 PDF
Chapter 157 Joint Resolution To provide for the quartering, in certain public buildings in the District of Columbia, of troops participating in the inaugural ceremonies. Apr. 25, 1940 PDF
Chapter 158 Joint Resolution To amend section 5 of Public Law Numbered 360, Sixty-sixth Congress. Apr. 25, 1940 PDF
Chapter 159 An Act For forest protection against the white-pine blister rust, and for other purposes. Apr. 26, 1940 PDF
Chapter 160 An Act To provide for rearrangement of the location of the several boards of local inspectors. Apr. 30, 1940 PDF
Chapter 161 An Act Granting the consent of Congress to the General State Authority, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, and/or the Pennsylvania Bridge and Tunnel Commission, either singly or jointly, to construct, maintain, and operate a toll bridge across the Susquehanna River at or near the city of Middletown, Pennsylvania. Apr. 30, 1940 PDF
Chapter 162 An Act Granting the consent of Congress to the General State Authority, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, and/or the Pennsylvania Bridge and Tunnel Commission, either singly or jointly, to construct, maintain, and operate a toll bridge across the Susquehanna River at or near the city of Millersburg, Pennsylvania. Apr. 30, 1940 PDF
Chapter 163 An Act To extend the times for commencing and completing the construction of a bridge across the Delaware River between the village of Barryville, New York, and the village of Shohola, Pennsylvania. Apr. 30, 1940 PDF
Chapter 164 An Act To amend section 35B of the United States Criminal Code to prohibit purchase or receipt in pledge of clothing and other supplies issued to veterans maintained in Veterans' Administration facilities. Apr. 30, 1940 PDF
Chapter 165 An Act Providing for sick leave for substitute postal employees. Apr. 30, 1940 PDF
Chapter 166 An Act To extend the times for commencing and completing the construction of a bridge across the Mississippi River near Jefferson Barracks, Missouri. Apr. 30, 1940 PDF
Chapter 167 An Act To extend the times for commencing and completing the construction of a bridge or bridges across the Saint Louis River at or near the city of Duluth, Minnesota, and the city of Superior, Wisconsin, and to amend the Act of August 7, 1939, and for other purposes. Apr. 30, 1940 PDF
Chapter 168 An Act Amending Acts extending the franking privilege to widows of ex-Presidents of the United States. Apr. 30, 1940 PDF
Chapter 169 An Act Authorizing The Superior Oil Company, a California corporation, to construct, maintain, and operate a free highway bridge or causeway, and approaches thereto, across the old channel of the Wabash River from  Cut-Off Island, Posey County, Indiana, to White County, Illinois. Apr. 30, 1940 PDF
Chapter 170 An Act Granting the consent of Congress to the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania to construct, maintain and operate a free highway bridge across the Susquehanna River, at or near Wyalusing, between Terry and Wyalusing Townships, in the county of Bradford, and in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. Apr. 30, 1940 PDF
Chapter 171 An Act To extend the times for commencing and completing the construction of a bridge or bridges across the Mississippi River at or near the cities of Dubuque, Iowa, and East Dubuque, Illinois, and to amend the Act of July 18, 1939, and for other purposes. Apr. 30, 1940 PDF
Chapter 172 An Act To amend the Subsistence Expense Act of 1926, as amended by the Act of June 30, 1932. Apr. 30, 1940 PDF
Chapter 173 An Act To extend the times for commencing and completing the construction of a bridge across the Mississippi River at or near Little Falls, Minnesota. Apr. 30, 1940 PDF
Chapter 174 An Act Granting the consent of Congress to the State Highway Department of South Carolina to construct, maintain, and operate a free highway bridge across the Great Pee Dee River, at or near Cashua Ferry, South Carolina. Apr. 30, 1940 PDF
Chapter 175 An Act To amend the Act of August 23, 1912 (37 Stat. 414; U. S. C., title 31, sec. 679). Apr. 30, 1940 PDF
Chapter 176 An Act To provide for the transfer of United States prisoners in certain cases. Apr. 30, 1940 PDF
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Chapter 180 An Act Authorizing the Secretary of War to execute an easement deed to the State of New Mexico for the use and occupation of lands and water areas at Conchas Dam and Reservoir project, New Mexico. May 1, 1940 PDF
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Chapter 182 An Act For the relief of officers and soldiers of the volunteer service of the United States mustered into service for the War with Spain and who were held in service in the Philippine Islands after the ratification of the treaty of peace, April 11, 1899. May 2, 1940 PDF
Chapter 183 Joint Resolution Authorizing the President of the United States of America to proclaim I Am An American Citizenship Day, for the recognition, observance, and commemoration of American citizenship. May 3, 1940 PDF
Chapter 184 Joint Resolution Amending Public Resolution Numbered 112 of the Seventy-fifth Congress and Public Resolution Numbered 48 of the Seventy-sixth Congress. May 3, 1940 PDF
Chapter 185 Joint Resolution To amend section 5 (b) of the Act of October 6, 1917, as amended, and other purposes. May 7, 1940 PDF
Chapter 186 An Act Authorizing the Secretary of the Navy to accept on behalf of the United States a bequest of certain personal property of the late Dudley F. Wolfe. May 11, 1940 PDF
Chapter 187 Joint Resolution To extend to the 1940 New York World's Fair and the 1940 Golden Gate International Exposition the provisions according privileges under certain customs and other laws to the expositions of 1939. May 11, 1940 PDF
Chapter 188 An Act To authorize the striking of an appropriate medal in commemoration of the three-hundredth anniversary of the establishment of Greenwich, Connecticut, as a town. May 13, 1940 PDF
Chapter 189 An Act Making appropriations for the Departments of State, Commerce, and Justice, and for The Judiciary, for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1941, and for other purposes. May 14, 1940 PDF
Chapter 190 An Act To authorize the Director of the Geological Survey, under the general supervision of the Secretary of the Interior, to acquire certain collections for the United States. May 14, 1940 PDF
Chapter 191 An Act To authorize the Secretary of the Interior to acquire property for the Antietam Battlefield site in the State of Maryland, and for other purposes. May 14, 1940 PDF
Chapter 192 An Act To provide allowances for uniforms and equipment for certain officers of the Officers' Reserve Corps of the Army. May 14, 1940 PDF
Chapter 193 An Act To authorize the Secretary of the Interior to grant a right-of-way to the Highway Commission of the State of Montana. May 14, 1940 PDF
Chapter 194 An Act To amend the National Defense Act of June 3, 1916, as amended, to provide for enlistments in the Army of the United States in time of war, or other emergency declared by Congress, and for other purposes. May 14, 1940 PDF
Chapter 195 An Act To amend section 10, National Defense Act, as amended, with relation to the maximum authorized enlisted strength of the Medical Department of the Regular Army. May 14, 1940 PDF
Chapter 196 An Act To amend the Perishable Agricultural Commodities Act, 1930, as amended, and for other purposes. May 14, 1940 PDF
Chapter 197 An Act To authorize the establishment of boundary lines for the Wilmington National Cemetery, North Carolina. May 14, 1940 PDF
Chapter 198 Joint Resolution To provide for participation of the United States in the Golden Gate International Exposition at San Francisco in 1940, to continue the powers and duties of the United States Golden Gate International Exposition Commission, and for other purposes. May 14, 1940 PDF
Chapter 199 Joint Resolution To amend the joint resolution entitled "Joint resolution authorizing Federal participation in the New York World's Fair, 1939, authorizing an appropriation therefor and for other purposes", approved July 9, 1937, to provide for participation in the New York World's Fair, 1940, to authorize an appropriation therefor, and for other purposes. May 14, 1940 PDF
Chapter 200 Joint Resolution To amend section 8 (f) of the Soil Conservation and Domestic Allotment Act, as amended. May 14, 1940 PDF
Chapter 201 Joint Resolution To suspend section 510 (g) of the Merchant Marine Act, 1936, during the present European war, and for other purposes. May 14, 1940 PDF
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Chapter 203 An Act To amend section 24e, National Defense Act, as amended, so as to add an alternative requirement for appointment in the Dental Corps. May 15, 1940 PDF
Chapter 204 An Act To amend sections 16 and 17 of chapter II of the Act of June 19, 1934, entitled "An Act to regulate the business of life insurance in the District of Columbia." May 20, 1940 PDF
Chapter 205 An Act To amend the Mount Rushmore Memorial Act of 1938. May 22, 1940 PDF
Chapter 206 An Act To authorize the purchase of certain lands adjacent to the Turtle Mountain Indian Agency in the State of North Dakota. May 24, 1940 PDF
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Chapter 209 An Act To provide for the appointment of additional district and circuit judges. May 24, 1940 PDF
Chapter 210 An Act To authorize an appropriation to assist in defraying the expenses of the American Negro Exposition to be held in Chicago, Illinois, during 1940. May 24, 1940 PDF
Chapter 211 An Act To designate the lock and dam at Alton, Illinois, as the Henry T. Rainey Dam. May 27, 1940 PDF
Chapter 212 An Act To amend the Act approved February 15, 1929, entitled "An Act to permit certain warrant officers to count all active service rendered under temporary appointments as warrant or commissioned officers in the Regular Navy, or as warrant or commissioned officers in the United States Naval Reserve Force, for purpose of promotion to chief warrant rank", so as to permit service in the National Naval Volunteers to be counted for purposes of promotion. May 27, 1940 PDF
Chapter 213 An Act To amend the Act entitled "An Act to authorize an exchange of lands between the Richmond, Fredericksburg and Potomac Railroad Company and the United States at Quantico, Virginia", approved June 24, 1935 (49 Stat. 395), so as to permit the removal of certain encumbrances on the lands concerned. May 27, 1940 PDF
Chapter 214 An Act To extend the time for completing the construction of a bridge across the Mississippi River at or near La Crosse, Wisconsin. May 27, 1940 PDF
Chapter 215 An Act To extend the times for commencing and completing the construction of a bridge across the Mississippi River at or near Friar Point, Mississippi, and Helena, Arkansas. May 27, 1940 PDF
Chapter 216 An Act To extend the times for commencing and completing the construction of a bridge across the Ohio River at or near Mauckport, Harrison County, Indiana. May 27, 1940 PDF
Chapter 217 An Act To grant the consent of Congress to the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania to construct, maintain, and operate a free highway bridge across the Allegheny River at or near Port Allegany, Liberty Township, in the County of McKean, and in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. May 27, 1940 PDF
Chapter 218 An Act To grant the consent of Congress to the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania to construct, maintain, and operate a free highway bridge across the Monongahela River, at a point between the boroughs of Elizabeth, in Elizabeth Township, and West Elizabeth, in Jefferson Township, in the county of Allegheny, and in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. May 27, 1940 PDF
Chapter 219 An Act To make better provision for the teacher of music, the leader of the Military Academy Band. May 27, 1940 PDF
Chapter 220 An Act To authorize the withdrawal of national-forest lands for the protection of watersheds from which water is obtained for municipalities, and for other purposes. May 28, 1940 PDF
Chapter 221 An Act Authorizing the Secretary of War to convey to the Port of Cascade Locks, Oregon, certain lands for municipal purposes. May 28, 1940 PDF
Chapter 222 An Act Providing for the sale of certain lands to the Arizona State Elks Association Hospital. May 28, 1940 PDF
Chapter 223 An Act To legalize a bridge across Bayou Lafourche at Galiano, Louisiana. May 28, 1940 PDF
Chapter 224 An Act To authorize the granting of a right-of-way for roadway purposes on the Fort Thomas Military Reservation, Kentucky, in exchange for the release of property rights in and to a certain road on said reservation. May 28, 1940 PDF
Chapter 225 An Act To increase the number of brigadier generals of the line of the Regular Army by four. May 28, 1940 PDF
Chapter 226 An Act To provide for a more permanent tenure for persons carrying the mail on star routes. May 31, 1940 PDF
Chapter 227 An Act Authorizing the continuance of the Prison Industries Reorganization Administration, established by Executive Order Numbered 7194 of September 26, 1935, to June 30, 1941. May 31, 1940 PDF
Chapter 228 An Act To amend section 5 of the Act entitled "An Act authorizing the construction, repair, and preservation of certain public works on rivers and harbors, and for other purposes", approved March 3, 1925 (43 Stat. 1190; 34 U. S. C. 893), so as to authorize the payment of a per diem in connection with naval aerial surveys and flight checking of aviation charts. May 31, 1940 PDF
Chapter 229 An Act To authorize the Secretary of the Navy to accept real estate granted to the United States by the city of Miami, Florida, and for other purposes. June 3, 1940 PDF
Chapter 230 An Act To authorize the Secretary of the Navy to acquire land at Key West, Florida. June 3, 1940 PDF
Chapter 231 Joint Resolution Providing for the taking effect of Reorganization Plan Numbered V. June 4, 1940 PDF
Chapter 232 An Act To prohibit the exportation of tobacco seed and plants, except for experimental purposes. June 5, 1940 PDF
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Chapter 236 Joint Resolution Authorizing the President of the United States of America to proclaim October 11, 1940, General Pulaski's Memorial Day for the observance and commemoration of the death of Brigadier General Casimir Pulaski. June 6, 1940 PDF
Chapter 237 An Act To amend section 335 (d) of the Agricultural Adjustment Act of 1938. June 6, 1940 PDF
Chapter 238 An Act Authorizing the conveyance to the Commonwealth of Virginia a portion of the naval reservation known as Quantico in Prince William County, Virginia. June 6, 1940 PDF
Chapter 239 An Act To incorporate the Navy Club of the United States of America. June 6, 1940 PDF
Chapter 240 An Act To authorize the conveyance of the United States Fish Hatchery property at Put in Bay, Ohio, to the State of Ohio. June 6, 1940 PDF
Chapter 241 An Act To amend section 289 of the Criminal Code. June 6, 1940 PDF
Chapter 242 An Act To amend section 2 of the Act of March 4, 1931 (46 Stat. 1528), in regard to service of process on the United States in foreclosure actions. June 6, 1940 PDF
Chapter 243 An Act To authorize the acquisition by the United States of lands in Manchester and Jackson Townships of the county of Ocean and State of New Jersey for use in connection with the Naval Air station, Lakehurst, New Jersey. June 6, 1940 PDF
Chapter 244 An Act To amend the Act entitled "An Act to regulate proceedings in adoption in the District of Columbia", approved August 25, 1937. June 6, 1940 PDF
Chapter 245 An Act Authorizing the Bradenton Company, its successors and assigns, to construct, maintain, and operate a toll bridge across Sarasota Pass, and across Longboat Pass, county of Manatee, State of Florida. June 6, 1940 PDF
Chapter 246 An Act To provide increased pensions for veterans of the Regular Establishment with service-connected disability incurred in or aggravated by service prior to April 21, 1898. June 6, 1940 PDF
Chapter 247 An Act To amend section 79 of the Judicial Code, as amended. June 6, 1940 PDF
Chapter 248 An Act To convey certain lands to the State of Wyoming. June 6, 1940 PDF
Chapter 249 An Act To amend an Act entitled "An Act to increase the efficiency of the Coast Guard", approved January 12, 1938. June 6, 1940 PDF
Chapter 250 An Act To provide for the enlargement of the Coast Guard depot at Seattle, Washington, and for the establishment of a Coast Guard servicing base at or near Chattanooga, Tennessee. June 6, 1940 PDF
Chapter 251 An Act Authorizing the Secretary of the Navy to accept on behalf of the United States a gift of the yacht Freedom from Sterling Morton. June 6, 1940 PDF
Chapter 252 An Act To transfer Hardeman County, Texas, from the Fort Worth division to the Wichita Falls division of the northern judicial district of Texas. June 6, 1940 PDF
Chapter 253 An Act To authorize the Commissioners of the District of Columbia to provide for the parking of automobiles in the Municipal Center. June 6, 1940 PDF
Chapter 254 An Act To amend an Act entitled "An Act to establish a Board of Indeterminate Sentence and Parole for the District of Columbia and to determine its functions, and for other purposes", approved July 15, 1932, and for other purposes. June 6, 1940 PDF
Chapter 255 An Act To amend the Act entitled "An Act to provide books for the adult blind", approved March 3, 1931. June 6, 1940 PDF
Chapter 256 An Act To extend the times for commencing and completing the construction of a railroad bridge across the Missouri River at or near Randolph, Missouri. June 6, 1940 PDF
Chapter 257 An Act To amend and clarify certain Acts pertaining to the Coast Guard, and for other purposes. June 6, 1940 PDF
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Chapter 267 Joint Resolution Authorizing the Bureau of Labor Statistics to make studies of productivity and labor costs in industry. June 7, 1940 PDF
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Chapter 276 An Act To confer jurisdiction on the State of Kansas over offenses committed by or against Indians on Indian reservations. June 8, 1940 PDF
Chapter 277 An Act To amend the Act of June 30, 1936 (49 Stat. 2041), providing for the administration and maintenance of the Blue Ridge Parkway, in the States of Virginia and North Carolina, by the Secretary of the Interior, and for other purposes. June 8, 1940 PDF
Chapter 278 An Act For the protection of the bald eagle. June 8, 1940 PDF
Chapter 279 An Act To extend the provisions of the Forest Exchange Act, as amended, to certain lands so that they may become part of the Ochoco National Forest, Oregon. June 8, 1940 PDF
Chapter 280 An Act For the benefit of the Indians of the Crow Reservation, Montana, and for other purposes. June 8, 1940 PDF
Chapter 281 An Act To provide for the conservation and transfer of accumulated sick leave and vacation time due classified civil-service employees who succeed to the position of postmaster, and for other purposes. June 8, 1940 PDF
Chapter 282 An Act To repeal the prohibition against the filling of a vacancy in the office of district judge for the southern district of New York. June 8, 1940 PDF
Chapter 283 An Act Granting to the regents of the University of New Mexico the right to alienate certain lands conveyed to them under authority of the Act of Congress, approved August 19, 1935 (49 Stat. 659), in exchange for an equivalent amount of land more expediently situated. June 8, 1940 PDF
Chapter 284 An Act To repeal certain laws with respect to manifests and vessel permits. June 8, 1940 PDF
Chapter 285 An Act To set aside certain lands for the Minnesota Chippewa Tribe in the State of Minnesota, and for other purposes. June 8, 1940 PDF
Chapter 286 An Act To make it a crime to wreck or attempt to wreck a train engaged in interstate commerce. June 8, 1940 PDF
Chapter 287 An Act Authorizing the county of Knox, State of Nebraska, to construct, maintain, and operate a toll bridge across the Missouri River at or near Niobrara, Nebraska. June 8, 1940 PDF
Chapter 288 An Act To authorize the county of Burt, State of Nebraska, to construct, maintain, and operate a toll bridge across the Missouri River at or near Decatur, Nebraska. June 8, 1940 PDF
Chapter 289 An Act To extend the times for commencing and completing the construction of a bridge across the Missouri River at or near Petersburg, Missouri. June 8, 1940 PDF
Chapter 290 An Act To authorize the Secretary of the Interior to grant to the county of Wayne, State of Michigan, an easement over certain land of the United States in Wayne County, Michigan, for a sewage-disposal line. June 8, 1940 PDF
Chapter 291 An Act To extend the times for commencing and completing the construction of a bridge across the Mississippi River at or near Winona, Minnesota. June 8, 1940 PDF
Chapter 292 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, and for other purposes. June 8, 1940 PDF
Chapter 293 An Act To accept the grant to the United States of certain land by the State of South Carolina and to authorize its use by the United States Coast Guard. June 8, 1940 PDF
Chapter 294 Joint Resolution Authorizing the removal of the statue of John Marshall from its present site on the Capitol Grounds to a new site in proximity to the Supreme Court Building. June 8, 1940 PDF
Chapter 295 Joint Resolution To authorize compacts or agreements between or among the States bordering on the Atlantic Ocean with respect to fishing in the territorial waters and bays and inlets of the Atlantic Ocean on which such States border, and for other purposes. June 8, 1940 PDF
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Chapter 301 An Act To amend section 5136 of the Revised Statutes, as amended, to authorize charitable contributions by national banking associations. June 11, 1940 PDF
Chapter 302 An Act To declare Frankford Creek, Pennsylvania, to be a nonnavigable stream. June 11, 1940 PDF
Chapter 303 An Act To extend the existence of the Alaskan International Highway Commission for an additional four years, and for other purposes. June 11, 1940 PDF
Chapter 304 An Act To provide for the establishment of the Cumberland Gap National Historical Park in Tennessee, Kentucky, and Virginia. June 11, 1940 PDF
Chapter 305 An Act To postpone for one year the date of the transmission to Congress by the United States Coronado Exposition Commission of a statement of its expenditures. June 11, 1940 PDF
Chapter 306 Joint Resolution Providing for an annual appropriation to meet the share of the United States toward the expenses of the International Technical Committee of Aerial Legal Experts, and for participation in the meetings of the International Technical Committee of Aerial Legal Experts and the commissions established by that Committee. June 11, 1940 PDF
Chapter 307 Joint Resolution Providing for more uniform coverage under the Railroad Retirement Acts of 1935 and 1937, the Carriers Taxing Act of 1937, and subchapter B of chapter 9 of the Internal Revenue Code. June 11, 1940 PDF
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Chapter 313 An Act Making appropriations for the Navy Department and the naval service for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1941, and for other purposes. June 11, 1940 PDF
Chapter 314 An Act To facilitate the control of soil erosion and/or flood damage originating upon lands within the exterior boundaries of the Cleveland National Forest in San Diego County, California. June 11, 1940 PDF
Chapter 315 An Act For the relief of Indians who have paid taxes on allotted lands for which patents in fee were issued without application by or consent of the allottees and subsequently canceled, and for the reimbursement of public subdivisions by whom judgments for such claims have been paid. June 11, 1940 PDF
Chapter 316 An Act To facilitate the control of soil erosion and/or flood damage originating upon lands within the exterior boundaries of the Angeles National Forest, California. June 11, 1940 PDF
Chapter 317 An Act Authorizing the selection of a site in the District of Columbia and the erection thereon of a statue of George Washington. June 11, 1940 PDF
Chapter 318 An Act To authorize the Secretary of the Interior to convey to the State of North Carolina for use in connection with the Blue Ridge Parkway certain land within the Cherokee Indian Reservation in the State of North Carolina. June 11, 1940 PDF
Chapter 319 An Act To amend the service pension Acts pertaining to the War with Spain, Philippine Insurrection, and the China Relief Expedition to include certain continuous service. June 11, 1940 PDF
Chapter 320 An Act To transfer the site and buildings of the Tomah Indian School to the State of Wisconsin. June 11, 1940 PDF
Chapter 321 An Act To establish the Hot Springs division of the Western Judicial District of Arkansas. June 11, 1940 PDF
Chapter 322 An Act To transfer certain Indian lands to the Grand River Dam Authority, and for other purposes. June 11, 1940 PDF
Chapter 323 An Act To amend the Criminal Code so as to confer concurrent jurisdiction on courts of the United States over crimes committed on certain Federal reservations. June 11, 1940 PDF
Chapter 324 An Act To amend section 4370 of the Revised Statutes of the United States (U. S. C., 1934 edition, title 46, sec. 316). June 11, 1940 PDF
Chapter 325 An Act To limit the interpretation of the term "products of American fisheries". June 11, 1940 PDF
Chapter 326 An Act Making it a misdemeanor to stow away on vessels and providing punishment therefor. June 11, 1940 PDF
Chapter 327 Joint Resolution To make temporary emergency provision for the determination of foreign construction costs under section 502 (b) of the Merchant Marine Act, 1936, as amended. June 11, 1940 PDF
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Chapter 333 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, 1941, and for other purposes. June 12, 1940 PDF
Chapter 334 An Act Authorizing the Secretary of the Interior to grant to the State of Montana for the use and benefit of the Montana School of Mines a patent to a certain tract of land. June 12, 1940 PDF
Chapter 335 An Act To provide for a change in the time for holding court at Rock Hill and Spartanburg, South Carolina. June 12, 1940 PDF
Chapter 336 An Act To amend section 73 of an Act entitled "An Act to provide a government for the Territory of Hawaii", approved April 30, 1900, as amended. June 12, 1940 PDF
Chapter 337 An Act To provide for the examination of civilian nautical schools and for the inspection of vessels used in connection therewith, and for other purposes. June 12, 1940 PDF
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Chapter 339 An Act To amend sections 798 and 800 of the Code of Law for the District of Columbia, relating to murder in the first degree. June 12, 1940 PDF
Chapter 340 An Act Relating to the hours of service of persons employed upon the Government owned Wiota-Fort Peck Railroad in the State of Montana. June 12, 1940 PDF
Chapter 341 An Act To amend section 107 of the Judicial Code, as amended, to eliminate the requirement that suitable accommodations for holding the court at Winchester, Tennessee, be provided by the local authorities. June 12, 1940 PDF
Chapter 342 An Act To provide educational employees of the public schools of the District of Columbia with leave of absence, with part pay, for purposes of educational improvement, and for other purposes. June 12, 1940 PDF
Chapter 343 An Act Making appropriations for the Military Establishment for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1941, and for other purposes. June 13, 1940 PDF
Chapter 344 An Act To provide for the promotion of promotion-list officers of the Army after specified years of service in grade, and for other purposes. June 13, 1940 PDF
Chapter 345 An Act Granting the consent of Congress to the States of Montana, North Dakota, South Dakota, and Wyoming to negotiate and enter into a compact or agreement for division of the waters of the Little Missouri River. June 13, 1940 PDF
Chapter 346 An Act To promote on the retired list officers who were decorated and recommended for promotion for distinguished service during the World War and who have not attained the rank to which recommended. June 13, 1940 PDF
Chapter 347 An Act To amend the Act entitled "An Act making appropriations for the naval service for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, nineteen hundred and three, and for other purposes", approved July 1, 1902 (32 Stat. 662), so as to provide uniformity in the pay of all civilian employees of the Navy Department appointed for duty beyond the continental limits of the United States and in Alaska. June 13, 1940 PDF
Chapter 348 An Act To amend the Act entitled "An Act to establish a Civilian Conservation Corps, and for other purposes", approved June 28, 1937, as amended. June 13, 1940 PDF
Chapter 349 An Act Authorizing the sale of fuel, electric current, ice, and water at isolated naval stations. June 13, 1940 PDF
Chapter 350 An Act To provide that fines for failure to pay license taxes in Alaska shall be disposed of as provided for the disposition of such taxes. June 13, 1940 PDF
Chapter 351 An Act To prevent retardation in promotion and in pay and allowances of permanent professors of the United States Military Academy appointed by the President from the commissioned officers of the Regular Army. June 13, 1940 PDF
Chapter 352 An Act Granting the consent of Congress to the Secretary of the Interior and the State of Washington to construct, maintain, and operate a highway bridge across the Spokane River, Washington. June 13, 1940 PDF
Chapter 353 An Act Granting the consent of Congress to the Secretary of the Interior and Stevens County, State of Washington, to construct, maintain, and operate a highway bridge across the Kettle River, near Marcus, Washington. June 13, 1940 PDF
Chapter 354 An Act Granting the consent of Congress to the Secretary of the Interior and the Great Northern Railway Company to construct, maintain, and operate two railroad bridges across the Kettle River, near Marcus, Washington. June 13, 1940 PDF
Chapter 355 An Act To donate to the city of Seattle a totem pole carved by the Alaskan native Civilian Conservation Corps. June 13, 1940 PDF
Chapter 356 An Act To authorize the Secretary of War to grant an easement for pipe lines across public lands reserved for military purposes in the parish of Plaquemines, Louisiana. June 13, 1940 PDF
Chapter 357 An Act Authorizing the Secretary of the Treasury to grant to the city of Fort Lauderdale, Florida, an easement or easements authorizing such city to construct and maintain a highway and utility facilities over the United States Coast Guard Reservation known as base six at Fort Lauderdale, Florida. June 13, 1940 PDF
Chapter 358 An Act To amend the Canal Zone Code. June 13, 1940 PDF
Chapter 359 An Act To amend section 1 of the Act providing punishment for the killing or assaulting of Federal officers. June 13, 1940 PDF
Chapter 360 An Act To amend the Agricultural Adjustment Act of 1938, as amended, and for other purposes. June 13, 1940 PDF
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Chapter 364 An Act To establish the composition of the United States Navy, to authorize the construction of certain naval vessels, and for other purposes. June 14, 1940 PDF
Chapter 365 Joint Resolution To authorize the Secretaries of War and of the Navy to assist the governments of American republics to increase their military and naval establishments, and for other purposes. June 14, 1940 PDF
Chapter 366 An Act To amend the Federal Credit Union Act (June 26, 1934, ch. 750, par. 1, 48 Stat.1216, sec. 1761). June 15, 1940 PDF
Chapter 367 An Act To facilitate and simplify national-forest administration. June 15, 1940 PDF
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Chapter 371 Joint Resolution To authorize the postponement of payment of amounts payable to the United States by the Republic of Finland on its indebtedness under agreements between that Republic and the United States dated May 1, 1923, and May 23,1932. June 15, 1940 PDF
Chapter 372 An Act Granting the consent of Congress to the States of Montana, North Dakota, and Wyoming to negotiate and enter into a compact or agreement for division of the waters of the Yellowstone River. June 15, 1940 PDF
Chapter 373 An Act To require the payment of prevailing rates of wages on Federal public works in Alaska and Hawaii. June 15, 1940 PDF
Chapter 374 An Act To regulate the number of warrant and commissioned warrant officers in the Marine Corps. June 15, 1940 PDF
Chapter 375 An Act To authorize the construction or acquisition of naval aircraft, the construction of certain public works, and for other purposes. June 15, 1940 PDF
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Chapter 389 Joint Resolution Authorizing the Bureau of Labor Statistics to collect information as to amount and value of all goods produced in State and Federal Prisons. June 17, 1940 PDF
Chapter 390 An Act To extend the time limit for cooperation between the Bureau of Reclamation and the Farm Security Administration in the development of farm units on public lands under Federal reclamation projects. June 17, 1940 PDF
Chapter 391 An Act To facilitate the control of soil erosion and/or flood damage originating upon lands within the exterior of boundaries of the Sequoia National Forest, California. June 17, 1940 PDF
Chapter 392 An Act To extend the provisions of the Forest Exchange Act, as amended, to certain lands, so that they may become parts of the Whitman, Malheur, or Umatilla National Forests. June 17, 1940 PDF
Chapter 393 An Act To amend the Act entitled "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", approved August 16, 1937. June 17, 1940 PDF
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Chapter 395 An Act Making appropriations for the Department of the Interior for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1941, and for other purposes. June 18, 1940 PDF
Chapter 396 An Act Making appropriations for the Legislative Branch of the Government for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1941, and for other purposes. June 18, 1940 PDF
Chapter 397 An Act To amend the Code of the District of Columbia to provide for the organization and regulation of cooperative associations, and for other purposes. June 19, 1940 PDF
Chapter 398 An Act To amend an Act to authorize the Secretary of War and the Secretary of the Navy to make certain disposition of condemned ordnance, guns, projectiles, and other condemned material in their respective Departments. June 19, 1940 PDF
Chapter 399 Joint Resolution Authorizing the recognition of the two-hundredth anniversary of the founding of the University of Pennsylvania by Benjamin Franklin and the beginning of university education in the United States, and providing for the representation of the Government and people of the United States in the observance of the anniversary. June 20, 1940 PDF
Chapter 400 An Act Providing for the reorganization of the Navy Department, and for other purposes. June 20, 1940 PDF
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Chapter 407 An Act To amend the Act approved May 24, 1938, entitled "An Act for the relief of the Commission Mixta Demarcadora de Limites Entre Colombia y Panama" and for the relief of Jose Antonio Sossa D. June 20, 1940 PDF
Chapter 408 An Act For the relief of certain disbursing officers of the Army of the United States and for the settlement of individual claims approved by the War Department. June 20, 1940 PDF
Chapter 409 An Act To provide for the alteration of certain bridges over navigable waters of the United States, for the apportionment of the cost of such alterations between the United States and the owners of such bridges, and for other purposes. June 21, 1940 PDF
Chapter 410 An Act Authorizing a grant to the city of Fargo, North Dakota, of an easement in connection with the construction of water and sewer systems. June 24, 1940 PDF
Chapter 411 An Act Authorizing the purchase of a site and the erection of a building in the State of Massachusetts for use as a radio-monitoring station, and for other purposes. June 24, 1940 PDF
Chapter 412 An Act To authorize the sale of lumber and other forest products obtained from the forests on Indian reservations by Indian enterprises. June 24, 1940 PDF
Chapter 413 An Act Authorizing the transfer of title of the Hayward Indian School to the State of Wisconsin. June 24, 1940 PDF
Chapter 414 An Act To provide for the local delivery rate on certain first-class mail matter. June 24, 1940 PDF
Chapter 415 An Act Making appropriations for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1941, for civil functions administered by the War Department, and for other purposes. June 24, 1940 PDF
Chapter 416 An Act To amend sections 2803 (c) and 2903 of the Internal Revenue Code. June 24, 1940 PDF
Chapter 417 An Act To eliminate the tax on brandy and wine spirits used in the fortification of wine; to increase the tax on wine; to compensate for the loss of revenue occasioned by the elimination of the tax on brandy and wine spirits used in the fortification of wine; and for other purposes. June 24, 1940 PDF
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Chapter 419 An Act To provide for the expenses of national preparedness by raising revenue and issuing bonds, to provide a method for paying for such bonds, and for other purposes. June 25, 1940 PDF
Chapter 420 An Act To transfer the active list of the Construction Corps to the line of the Navy; and for other purposes. June 25, 1940 PDF
Chapter 421 An Act Making appropriations for the Department of Agriculture for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1941, and for other purposes. June 25, 1940 PDF
Chapter 422 An Act To amend section 210 of the Communications Act of 1934, approved June 19, 1934 (48 Stat. 1073; 47 U. S. C. 210), so as to permit communication utilities to contribute free services to the national defense. June 25, 1940 PDF
Chapter 423 An Act To amend section 301 (a) of the Sugar Act of 1937. June 25, 1940 PDF
Chapter 424 An Act To authorize the Secretary of the Treasury to grant to the Road Department of the State of Florida an easement for a road right-of-way over the Coast Guard Reservation at Flagler Beach, Florida. June 25, 1940 PDF
Chapter 425 An Act To allow moving expenses to employees in the Railway Mail Service. June 25, 1940 PDF
Chapter 426 An Act For the protection against unlawful use of the badge, medal, emblem, or other insignia of veterans' organizations incorporated by Act of Congress, and providing penalties for the violation thereof. June 25, 1940 PDF
Chapter 427 An Act To authorize the purchase by the Reconstruction Finance Corporation of stock of Federal home-loan banks; to amend the Reconstruction Finance Corporation Act, as amended, and for other purposes. June 25, 1940 PDF
Chapter 428 An Act Making appropriations for the Department of Labor, the Federal Security Agency, and related independent agencies, for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1941, and for other purposes. June 26, 1940 PDF
Chapter 429 An Act To authorize the attendance of the Marine Band at the convention of the Grand Army of the Republic to be held at Springfield, Illinois, September 8 to 13, inclusive, 1940. June 26, 1940 PDF
Chapter 430 An Act Making supplemental appropriations for the national defense for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1941, and for other purposes. June 26, 1940 PDF
Chapter 431 Joint Resolution To amend section 4 of Public Resolution Numbered 54, approved November 4, 1939, entitled "Joint resolution to preserve the neutrality and the peace of the United States and to secure the safety of its citizens and their interests." June 26, 1940 PDF
Chapter 432 Joint Resolution Making appropriations for work relief and relief, for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1941. June 26, 1940 PDF
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Chapter 437 An Act Making appropriations to supply deficiencies in certain appropriations for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1940, and prior fiscal years, to provide supplemental appropriations for the fiscal years ending June 30, 1940, and June 30, 1941, and for other purposes. June 27, 1940 PDF
Chapter 438 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. June 28, 1940 PDF
Chapter 439 An Act To prohibit certain subversive activities; to amend certain provisions of law with respect to the admission and deportation of aliens; to require the fingerprinting and registration of aliens; and for other purposes. June 28, 1940 PDF
Chapter 440 An Act To expedite national defense, and for other purposes. June 28, 1940 PDF
Chapter 441 An Act To extend for two additional years the reduced rates of interest on Federal land bank and Land Bank Commissioner loans. June 29, 1940 PDF
Chapter 442 Joint Resolution To make emergency provision for the maintenance of essential vessels affected by the Neutrality Act of 1939, and for adjustment of obligations with respect to such vessels. June 29, 1940 PDF
Chapter 443 An Act To divest prize-fight films of their character as subjects of interstate or foreign commerce, and for other purposes. June 29, 1940 PDF
Chapter 444 An Act To provide for the administration of the Washington National Airport, and for other purposes. June 29, 1940 PDF
Chapter 445 An Act To give the Supreme Court of the United States authority to prescribe rules of pleading, practice, and procedure with respect to proceedings in criminal cases prior to and including verdict, or finding or plea of guilty. June 29, 1940 PDF
Chapter 446 An Act To provide for leave of absence, with pay, for any employee of the United States or of the District of Columbia who may be called upon for jury service in any State court or court of the United States. June 29, 1940 PDF
Chapter 447 An Act To amend the Merchant Marine Act, 1936, as amended, to provide for marine war-risk insurance and reinsurance and for marine risk reinsurance, and for other purposes. June 29, 1940 PDF
Chapter 448 An Act Authorizing the temporary detail of John L. Savage, an employee of the United States, to service under the Government of the State of New South Wales, Australia, and the Government of the Punjab, India. June 29, 1940 PDF
Chapter 449 An Act To amend certain laws governing Federal prisoners, and for other purposes. June 29, 1940 PDF
Chapter 450 An Act To amend section 1 of the Act entitled "An Act for the retirement of employees of the Alaska Railroad, Territory of Alaska, who are citizens of the United States", approved June 29, 1936. June 29, 1940 PDF
Chapter 451 An Act To authorize the furnishing of steam from the Central Heating Plant to the National Academy of Sciences, and for other purposes. June 29, 1940 PDF
Chapter 452 An Act For the marking, care, and maintenance of the Mount of Victory plot in the Cypress Hills Cemetery, in Brooklyn, New York. June 29, 1940 PDF
Chapter 453 An Act Permitting official mail of the Pan American Sanitary Bureau to be transmitted in penalty envelopes. June 29, 1940 PDF
Chapter 454 An Act For the exchange of lands adjacent to the San Juan National Forest and the Rio Grande National Forest in Colorado. June 29, 1940 PDF
Chapter 455 An Act To prohibit the receipt, possession, or disposition of money or property feloniously taken from a bank organized or operating under the laws of the United States or any member of the Federal Reserve System. June 29, 1940 PDF
Chapter 456 An Act To amend the Perishable Agricultural Commodities Act, 1930, as amended, to include as a perishable agricultural commodity cherries in brine, and for other purposes. June 29, 1940 PDF
Chapter 457 An Act To amend the Act to regulate the practice of podiatry in the District of Columbia. June 29, 1940 PDF
Chapter 458 An Act To grant per diem compensation to the appointed members of the Board of Steam and Other Operating Engineers of the District of Columbia, and for other purposes. June 29, 1940 PDF
Chapter 459 An Act To amend the Act entitled "An Act to provide for the establishment of the Cape Hatteras National Seashore in the State of North Carolina, and for other purposes", approved August 17, 1937 (50 Stat. 669). June 29, 1940 PDF
Chapter 460 An Act For the acquisition of Indian lands for the Grand Coulee Dam and Reservoir, and for other purposes. June 29, 1940 PDF
Chapter 461 An Act To authorize appropriations for construction at military posts, and for other purposes. June 29, 1940 PDF
Chapter 462 An Act To authorize the acquisition of additional land for military purposes. June 29, 1940 PDF
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Chapter 492 An Act Authorizing the Secretary of the Interior to sell certain land to the Conconully Cemetery Association. June 29, 1940 PDF
Chapter 493 Joint Resolution To clear title to certain real estate. June 29, 1940 PDF
Chapter 494 Joint Resolution Authorizing a reduction in the rate of interest to be paid on certain loans and advances made to the District of Columbia by the United States of America through the Public Works Administration. July 1, 1940 PDF
Chapter 495 An Act To amend an Act entitled "An Act relating to the naturalization of certain women born in Hawaii", approved July 2, 1932. July 1, 1940 PDF
Chapter 496 An Act To authorize the appropriation for payment of the cost of providing additional water for the Wapato Indian irrigation project, Washington. July 1, 1940 PDF
Chapter 497 An Act For expenditure of funds for cooperation with the public-school board, Casa County, Minnesota, for the construction, extension, equipment, and improvement of public-school facilities to be available to Indian children in the district. July 1, 1940 PDF
Chapter 498 An Act To authorize defraying cost of necessary work between the Yuma project and Boulder Dam. July 1, 1940 PDF
Chapter 499 An Act To provide for exercising the right with respect to red cedar shingles reserved in the trade agreement concluded November 17, 1938, between the United States of America and Canada, and for other purposes. July 1, 1940 PDF
Chapter 500 An Act Amending the Bankruptcy Act with respect to the basis of property. July 1, 1940 PDF
Chapter 501 An Act To amend the Act relating to preventing the publication of inventions in the national interest, and for other purposes. July 1, 1940 PDF
Chapter 502 An Act To amend the Immigration Act of 1924 to require aliens admitted into the United States as officials of foreign governments either to maintain their status or to depart from the United States, with the approval of the Secretary of State. July 1, 1940 PDF
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Chapter 507 An Act To provide a license to the Atlantic Refining Company, and for other purposes. July 1, 1940 PDF
Chapter 508 An Act To expedite the strengthening of the national defense. July 2, 1940 PDF
Chapter 509 An Act To repatriate native-born women residents of the United States who have heretofore lost their citizenship by marriage to an alien. July 2, 1940 PDF
Chapter 510 An Act To amend section 2810 (a), Internal Revenue Code, to exclude petroleum stills from the requirement of registration. July 2, 1940 PDF
Chapter 511 An Act To extend the times for commencing and completing the construction of a dam and dike for preventing the flow of tidal waters into North Slough in Coos County, Oregon. July 2, 1940 PDF
Chapter 512 An Act To permit certain aliens whose childhood was spent in the United States, if eligible to citizenship, to become naturalized without filing declaration of intention. July 2, 1940 PDF
Chapter 513 An Act To amend the Act for the regulation of the practice of dentistry in the District of Columbia, and for the protection of the people from empiricism in relation thereto, approved June 6, 1892, and Acts amendatory thereof. July 2, 1940 PDF
Chapter 514 An Act To amend section 5 of the Act of Congress approved June 26, 1906, relative to the Alaska Salmon fishery. July 2, 1940 PDF
Chapter 515 An Act To limit the importation of products made, produced, processed, or mined under process covered by unexpired valid United States patents, and for other purposes. July 2, 1940 PDF
Chapter 516 An Act To authorize the setting aside of an area within the Canal Zone to preserve and conserve its natural features for scientific study, for providing and maintaining facilities for such study, and for other purposes. July 2, 1940 PDF
Chapter 517 An Act Authorizing the Administrator of the Federal Works Agency to transfer certain property in San Francisco, California, to the city and county of San Francisco for street purposes. July 2, 1940 PDF
Chapter 518 An Act To amend section 10 of chapter 5 of Public Act Numbered 436, Seventy-third Congress, approved June 19, 1934. July 2, 1940 PDF
Chapter 519 An Act To amend section 40, National Defense Act, as amended, relating to the organization of the Reserve Officers' Training Corps, so as to provide for an exception with respect to the University of Alaska. July 2, 1940 PDF
Chapter 520 An Act To extend the times for commencing and completing the construction of a bridge across the Ohio River at or near Shawneetown, Illinois. July 2, 1940 PDF
Chapter 521 An Act To amend the Soil Conservation and Domestic Allotment Act, as amended, the Agricultural Adjustment Act of 1938, as amended, and for other purposes. July 2, 1940 PDF
Chapter 522 An Act To extend the times for commencing and completing the construction of a bridge across the Susquehanna River at or near the city of Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. July 2, 1940 PDF
Chapter 523 An Act To enlarge and extend the power and jurisdiction of the Board of Education over degree-conferring institutions operating within the District of Columbia. July 2, 1940 PDF
Chapter 524 An Act To amend the District of Columbia Unemployment Compensation Act. July 2, 1940 PDF
Chapter 525 An Act To amend and clarify section 6, subsection 2, of the Act approved June 1, 1938, known as "Juvenile Court Act of the District of Columbia", and for other purposes. July 2, 1940 PDF
Chapter 526 An Act Extending the jurisdiction of the Civil Aeronautics Authority over certain airmail services, and for other purposes. July 2, 1940 PDF
Chapter 527 An Act To provide for the recording and releasing of liens by entries on certificates of title for motor vehicles and trailers, and for other purposes. July 2, 1940 PDF
Chapter 528 An Act Authorizing the county of Lawrence, Ohio, to acquire and operate as a unit certain privately owned toll bridges across the Ohio River adjoining such county. July 2, 1940 PDF
Chapter 529 An Act Declaring a forfeiture of certain land heretofore granted by the United States to the board of commissioners of the Orleans Levee District, in the city of New Orleans, State of Louisiana, for levee and street purposes. July 2, 1940 PDF
Chapter 530 An Act To amend section 13 (d) of the Railroad Unemployment Insurance Act. July 2, 1940 PDF
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Chapter 548 An Act Relating to rentals in certain Oil and Gas leases issued under authority of the Act of February 25, 1920, as amended, and for other purposes. July 8, 1940 PDF
Chapter 549 An Act Authorizing Alabama Bridge Commission (an agency of the State of Alabama) to construct, maintain, and operate a toll bridge and causeway between Dauphin Island and the mainland at or near Cedar Point, within the State of Alabama. July 8, 1940 PDF
Chapter 550 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. July 8, 1940 PDF
Chapter 551 An Act To defray the cost of returning to the United States the remains, families, and effects of officers and employees dying abroad, and for other purposes. July 8, 1940 PDF
Chapter 552 An Act For the acquisition of Indian lands for the Parker Dam and Reservoir project, and for other purposes. July 8, 1940 PDF
Chapter 553 An Act To authorize the Secretary of the Interior to lease certain of the public lands to the Metropolitan Water District of Southern California for the extraction of sodium chloride for water-conditioning purposes. July 8, 1940 PDF
Chapter 554 An Act To provide for the leasing of restricted allotments of deceased Indians in certain circumstances, and for other purposes. July 8, 1940 PDF
Chapter 555 An Act Relating to adoption of minors by Indians. July 8, 1940 PDF
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Chapter 565 An Act To authorize exchanges of lands within the Navajo Indian Reservation, Arizona. July 10, 1940 PDF
Chapter 566 An Act To amend the Act entitled "An Act granting additional quarantine powers and imposing additional duties upon the Marine Hospital Service", approved February 15, 1893, as amended. July 10, 1940 PDF
Chapter 567 An Act To amend the law limiting the operation of statutes of limitations in certain cases. July 10, 1940 PDF
Chapter 568 An Act To amend the District of Columbia Revenue Act of 1937, as amended. July 10, 1940 PDF
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Chapter 577 Joint Resolution Authorizing Colonel Donald H. Connolly to hold the office of Administrator of Civil Aeronautics in the Department of Commerce. July 11, 1940 PDF
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Chapter 579 Joint Resolution Granting the consent of Congress to the States of Maryland and West Virginia and the Commonwealths of Virginia and Pennsylvania and the District of Columbia as signatory bodies, to enter into a compact for the creation of a Potomac Valley Conservancy District and the establishment of the Interstate Commission on the Potomac River basin. July 11, 1940 PDF
Chapter 580 An Act To authorize the payment of compensation to recess appointees in certain cases. July 11, 1940 PDF
Chapter 581 An Act Granting the consent and approval of Congress to an interstate compact relating to control and reduction of pollution in the Ohio River drainage basin. July 11, 1940 PDF
Chapter 582 An Act To provide for the transportation and distribution of mails on motor-vehicle routes. July 11, 1940 PDF
Chapter 583 An Act Authorizing advancements from the Federal Emergency Administration of Public Works for the construction of a recorder of deeds building in the District of Columbia, and for other purposes. July 11, 1940 PDF
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Chapter 618 An Act To provide for the disposition of estates of American citizens who die abroad. July 12, 1940 PDF
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Chapter 626 An Act Providing for continuing retirement pay, under certain conditions, of officers and former officers of the Army, Navy, and Marine Corps of the United States, other than officers of the Regular Army, Navy or Marine Corps, who incurred physical disability while in the service of the united States during the World War, and for other purposes. July 15, 1940 PDF
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Chapter 629 An Act To authorize the use of certain facilities of Indian reservations, national parks, and national monuments for elementary school purposes. July 16, 1940 PDF
Chapter 630 An Act To withdraw certain portions of land within the Hawaii National Park and to transfer the same to the jurisdiction and control of the Secretary of War for military purposes. July 16, 1940 PDF
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Chapter 632 An Act Extending the benefits of the Emergency Officers' Retirement Act of May 24, 1928, to provisional, probationary, or temporary officers of the Army, Navy, Marine Corps, and Coast Guard who served during the World War. July 18, 1940 PDF
Chapter 633 An Act To extend the benefits of the United States Employees' Compensation Act to members of the Officers' Reserve Corps and of the Enlisted Reserve Corps of the Army who were physically injured in line of duty while performing active duty or engaged in authorized training between dates of February 28, and 1925, July 15, 1939, both inclusive, and for other purposes. July 18, 1940 PDF
Chapter 634 An Act To repeal sections 3711, 3712, and 3713 of the Revised Statutes which relate to the purchase in the District of Columbia of coal and wood for public use, and for other purposes. July 18, 1940 PDF
Chapter 635 An Act To amend the Act entitled "An Act to provide for the disposition, control, and use of surplus real property acquired by Federal agencies, and for other purposes", approved August 27, 1935 (Public, Numbered 351, Seventy-fourth Congress), and for other purposes. July 18, 1940 PDF
Chapter 636 An Act To amend the United States Grain Standards Act, to provide for the grading of soybeans, and for other purposes. July 18, 1940 PDF
Chapter 637 An Act To extend the times for commencing and completing the construction of a bridge across the Mississippi River at or near Chester, Illinois. July 18, 1940 PDF
Chapter 638 An Act Relating to the admission to Saint Elizabeth's Hospital of persons resident or domiciled in the Virgin Islands of the United States. July 18, 1940 PDF
Chapter 639 Joint Resolution Making an appropriation to enable the United States Maritime Commission to establish the marine and war-risk insurance fund. July 18, 1940 PDF
Chapter 640 An Act To extend to certain officers and employees in the several States and the District of Columbia the provisions of the Act entitled "An Act to prevent pernicious political activities", approved August 2, 1939. July 19, 1940 PDF
Chapter 641 An Act To provide for the transfer of certain land in the De Soto National Forest to the Secretary of War for use for military purposes. July 19, 1940 PDF
Chapter 642 An Act To encourage travel in the United States, and for other purposes. July 19, 1940 PDF
Chapter 643 An Act Authorizing the Secretary of the Interior to promulgate and to put into effect charges for electrical energy generated at Boulder Dam, providing for the application of revenues from said project, authorizing the operation of the Boulder Power Plant by the United States directly or through agents, and for other purposes. July 19, 1940 PDF
Chapter 644 An Act To establish the composition of the United States Navy, to authorize the construction of certain naval vessels, and for other purposes. July 19, 1940 PDF
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Chapter 647 An Act To provide for the rank and title of lieutenant general of the Regular Army in the military departments of Panama and Hawaii. July 31, 1940 PDF
Chapter 648 Joint Resolution Making an additional appropriation for the Tennessee Valley Authority for the fiscal year 1941 to provide facilities to expedite the national defense. July 31, 1940 PDF
Chapter 649 An Act To increase the credit resources of Commodity Credit Corporation. Aug. 9, 1940 PDF
Chapter 650 An Act To authorize the incorporated town of Sitka, Alaska, to purchase and enlarge certain public utilities and for such purpose to issue bonds in the sum of $200,00 in excess of present statutory debt limit. Aug. 9, 1940 PDF
Chapter 651 An Act To extend the times for commencing and completing the construction of bridges across the Monongahela River in Allegheny County, Pennsylvania. Aug. 9, 1940 PDF
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Chapter 662 An Act To extend the jurisdiction of the United States District Court, Territory of Hawaii, over the Midway Islands, Wake Island, Johnston Island, Sand Island, Kingman Reef, Kure Island, Baker Island, Howland Island, and Jarvis Island, and for other purposes. Aug. 13, 1940 PDF
Chapter 663 An Act To provide for the operation of the recreational facilities within the Chopawamsic recreational demonstration project near Dumfries, Virginia, by the Secretary of the Interior through the National Park Service, and for other purposes. Aug. 13, 1940 PDF
Chapter 664 An Act To provide for more uniform coverage of certain persons employed in coal-mining operations with respect to insurance benefits provided for by certain Federal Acts, and for other purposes. Aug. 13, 1940 PDF
Chapter 665 An Act To authorize the construction of certain facilities in Marjorie Park, Davis Island, Tampa, Florida, and for other purposes. Aug. 13, 1940 PDF
Chapter 666 An Act To amend the Transportation Act, 1920, as amended. Aug. 13, 1940 PDF
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Chapter 684 An Act To amend the Act entitled "An Act for the protection of certain enlisted men of the Army", approved August 19, 1937, and for other purposes. Aug. 16, 1940 PDF
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Chapter 686 An Act To provide for the registration and regulation of investment companies and investment advisers, and for other purposes. Aug. 22, 1940 PDF
Chapter 687 An Act Relating to the issuance by the Secretary of the Interior of a patent to the State of Minnesota for certain lands in that State. Aug. 22, 1940 PDF
Chapter 688 An Act To provide for the deposit of certain collections for overtime immigration services to the credit of the appropriation chargeable with the payment for such services, and for other purposes. Aug. 22, 1940 PDF
Chapter 689 Joint Resolution To strengthen the common defense and to authorize the President to order members and units of reserve components and retired personnel of the Regular Army into active military service. Aug. 27, 1940 PDF
Chapter 690 An Act Authorizing the Secretary of the Interior to furnish mats for the reproduction in magazines and newspapers of photographs of national park scenery. Aug. 27, 1940 PDF
Chapter 691 An Act Granting to certain claimants the preference right to purchase certain public lands in the State of Florida. Aug. 27, 1940 PDF
Chapter 692 An Act To authorize the Secretary of the Interior to accept payment of an annual equitable overhead charge in connection with the repayment contract between the United States and the Strawberry Water Users' Association of Payson, Utah, in full satisfaction of delinquent billings upon the basis of an annual fixed overhead charge, and for other purposes. Aug. 27, 1940 PDF
Chapter 693 An Act Relating to transportation of foreign mail by aircraft. Aug. 27, 1940 PDF
Chapter 694 An Act Increasing the number of naval aviators in the line of the Regular Navy and Marine Corps, and for other purposes. Aug. 27, 1940 PDF
Chapter 695 An Act To permit American vessels to assist in the evacuation from the war zones of certain refugee children. Aug. 27, 1940 PDF
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Chapter 704 An Act For the relief of the Greenlee County Board of Supervisors. Aug. 27, 1940 PDF
Chapter 705 An Act To provide for the transfer of the duplicates of certain books in the Library of Congress to the Beaufort Library of Beaufort, South Carolina. Aug. 30, 1940 PDF
Chapter 706 An Act To increase the number of midshipmen at the United States Naval Academy. Sept. 4, 1940 PDF
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Chapter 715 An Act To amend the Federal Aid Act, approved July 11, 1916, as amended and supplemented, and for other purposes. Sept. 5, 1940 PDF
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Chapter 717 An Act Making supplemental appropriations for the national defense for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1941, and for other purposes. Sept. 9, 1940 PDF
Chapter 718 An Act To amend the Act approved March 4, 1925, entitled "An Act providing for sundry matters affecting the naval service, and for other purposes", as amended. Sept. 11, 1940 PDF
Chapter 719 Joint Resolution To authorize Jesse H. Jones, Federal Loan Administrator, to be appointed to, and to perform the duties of, the Office of Secretary of Commerce. Sept. 13, 1940 PDF
Chapter 720 An Act To provide for the common defense by increasing the personnel of the armed forces of the United States and providing for its training. Sept. 16, 1940 PDF
Chapter 721 An Act To authorize the Reconstruction Finance Corporation to make loans for the development of deposits of strategic and critical minerals which in the opinion of the Corporation would be of value to the United States in time of war, and to authorize the Reconstruction Finance Corporation to make more adequate loans for mineral developmental purposes. Sept. 16, 1940 PDF
Chapter 722 An Act To amend the Act to regulate commerce, approved February 4, 1887, as amended, so as to provide for unified regulation of carriers by railroad, motor vehicle, and water, and for other purposes. Sept. 18, 1940 PDF
Chapter 723 An Act To authorize the Secretary of the Navy to proceed with the construction of certain public works, and for other purposes. Sept. 18, 1940 PDF
Chapter 724 An Act To authorize the Secretary of the Navy to accept on behalf of the certain United States lands in the city of National City, California. Sept. 21, 1940 PDF
Chapter 725 Joint Resolution To authorize Commander Howard L. Vickery to hold the office of a member of the United States Maritime Commission. Sept. 24, 1940 PDF
Chapter 726 Joint Resolution Making additional appropriations for the Military Establishment for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1941. Sept. 24, 1940 PDF
Chapter 727 An Act To provide for the disposition of certain photographed records of the United States Government, and for other purposes. Sept. 24, 1940 PDF
Chapter 728 An Act Authorizing the Secretary of the Interior to issue patents for lands held under color of title. Sept. 24, 1940 PDF
Chapter 729 An Act To extend the age limits for applicants for appointment as midshipmen at the United States Naval Academy. Sept. 24, 1940 PDF
Chapter 730 Joint Resolution To establish a Commission for the Celebration of the Two Hundredth Anniversary of the Birth of Thomas Jefferson. Sept. 24, 1940 PDF
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Chapter 733 An Act Granting the consent of Congress to the State of Michigan to construct, maintain, and operate a toll bridge or series of bridges, causeways, and approaches thereto, across the Straits of Mackinac at or near a point between Saint Ignace, Michigan, and the Lower Peninsula of Michigan. Sept. 25, 1940 PDF
Chapter 734 An Act To provide for increasing the lending authority of the Export-Import Bank of Washington, and for other purposes. Sept. 26, 1940 PDF
Chapter 735 An Act To extend the times for commencing and completing the construction of a bridge across the Mississippi River at or near Memphis, Tennessee. Sept. 27, 1940 PDF
Chapter 736 An Act To provide for the advancement on the retired list of any officer of the Navy or Marine Corps retired pursuant to the provisions of section 13 or 15 (e) of the Act of June 23, 1938. Oct. 4, 1940 PDF
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Chapter 742 An Act To further amend section 13a of the National Defense Act so as to authorize officers detailed for training and duty as aircraft observers to be so rated, and for other purposes. Oct. 4, 1940 PDF
Chapter 743 An Act To provide for the burial and funeral expenses of deceased veterans of the Regular Establishment who were discharged for disability incurred in the service in line of duty, or in receipt of pension for service connected disability. Oct. 5, 1940 PDF
Chapter 744 An Act Authorizing the Administrator of Veterans' Affairs to grant an easement in certain land to the city of Memphis, Tennessee, for street-widening purposes. Oct. 5, 1940 PDF
Chapter 745 An Act To amend section 4021 of the Revised Statutes and to repeal section 4023 of the Revised Statutes relating to establishment of postal agencies. Oct. 5, 1940 PDF
Chapter 746 An Act To authorize the Administrator of Veterans' Affairs to grant an easement in a small strip of land at Veterans' Administration Facility, Los Angeles, California, to the county of Los Angeles, California, for sidewalk purposes. Oct. 5, 1940 PDF
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Chapter 756 An Act Making supplemental appropriations for the national defense for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1941, and for other purposes. Oct. 8, 1940 PDF
Chapter 757 An Act To provide revenue, and for other purposes. Oct. 8, 1940 PDF
Chapter 758 Joint Resolution To authorize the United States Maritime Commission to furnish to the State of Pennsylvania a vessel suitable for the use of the Pennsylvania State nautical school, and for other purposes. Oct. 8, 1940 PDF
Chapter 759 An Act To amend the Agricultural Adjustment Act of 1933. Oct. 8, 1940 PDF
Chapter 760 An Act To re-form the lease for the Sellwood station of the Portland (Oregon) post office. Oct. 8, 1940 PDF
Chapter 761 An Act To provide funds for cooperation with public school districts (organized and unorganized) in Mahnomen, Itasca, Pine, Saint Louis, Clearwater, Koochiching, and Becker Counties, Minnesota, in the construction, improvement, and extension of school facilities to be available to both Indian and white children. Oct. 8, 1940 PDF
Chapter 762 An Act Relating to the status of retired officers of the Army, Navy, Marine Corps, and Coast Guard of the United States, and to amend section 113 of the Criminal Code. Oct. 8, 1940 PDF
Chapter 763 An Act Authorizing the conveyance to the Commonwealth of Virginia of a portion of the naval reservation known as Naval Proving Ground, Dahlgren, Virginia. Oct. 8, 1940 PDF
Chapter 764 An Act To amend section 3493 of the Internal Revenue Code, formerly section 404 of the Sugar Act of 1937. Oct. 8, 1940 PDF
Chapter 765 An Act To authorize the appointment of graduates of the Naval Reserve Officers' Training Corps to the line of the Regular Navy, and for other purposes. Oct. 8, 1940 PDF
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Chapter 777 An Act To amend section 4472 of the Revised Statutes (U. 8. C., 1934 edition, title 46, sec. 465) to provide for the safe carriage of explosives or other dangerous or semidangerous articles or substances on board vessels; to make more effective the provisions of the International Convention for Safety of Life at Sea, 1929, relating to the carriage of dangerous goods; and for other purposes. Oct. 9, 1940 PDF
Chapter 778 An Act To authorize the Secretary of the Treasury to order retired commissioned and warrant officers of the Coast Guard to active duty during time of national emergency, and for other purposes. Oct. 9, 1940 PDF
Chapter 779 An Act To assist in the national-defense program by amending sections 3477 and 3737 of the Revised Statutes to permit the assignment of claims under public contracts. Oct. 9, 1940 PDF
Chapter 780 An Act Making supplemental appropriations for the support of the Government for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1941, and for other purposes. Oct. 9, 1940 PDF
Chapter 781 An Act To authorize the leasing of certain Indian lands subject to the approval of the Secretary of the Interior. Oct. 9, 1940 PDF
Chapter 782 An Act For the relief of certain former disbursing officers for the Civil Works Administration and the Federal Emergency Relief Administration. Oct. 9, 1940 PDF
Chapter 783 An Act To remove the restriction placed upon the use of certain lands acquired in connection with the expansion of Mitchel Field, New York. Oct. 9, 1940 PDF
Chapter 784 An Act To repeal sections 4588 and 4591 of the Revised Statutes of the United States. Oct. 9, 1940 PDF
Chapter 785 An Act To confer jurisdiction upon certain United States commissioners to try petty offenses committed on Federal reservations. Oct. 9, 1940 PDF
Chapter 786 An Act To amend the Commodity Exchange Act, as amended, to extend its provisions to fats and oils, cottonseed, cottonseed meal, and peanuts. Oct. 9, 1940 PDF
Chapter 787 An Act To permit the States to extend their sales, use, and income taxes to persons residing or carrying on business, or to transactions occurring, in Federal areas, and for other purposes. Oct. 9, 1940 PDF
Chapter 788 An Act Providing for the barring of claims against the United States. Oct. 9, 1940 PDF
Chapter 789 An Act Granting the consent of Congress to the Minnesota Department of Highways and the counties of Benton and Stearns in Minnesota, to construct, maintain, and operate a free highway bridge across the Mississippi River at or near Sauk Rapids, Minnesota. Oct. 9, 1940 PDF
Chapter 790 An Act To authorize the acceptance of donations of property for the Vicksburg National Military Park, in the State of Mississippi, and for other purposes. Oct. 9, 1940 PDF
Chapter 791 An Act To provide an eight-hour workday and payment for overtime for dispatchers mechanics-in-charge in the motor-vehicle service of the Postal Service. Oct. 9, 1940 PDF
Chapter 792 An Act To provide for the regulation of the business of fire, marine, and casualty insurance, and for other purposes. Oct. 9, 1940 PDF
Chapter 793 An Act To amend section 355 of the Revised Statutes, as amended, to authorize the Attorney General to approve the title to low-value lands and interests in lands acquired by or on behalf of the United States subject to infirmities, and for other purposes. Oct. 9, 1940 PDF
Chapter 794 An Act To authorize the maintenance and operation of fish hatcheries in connection with the Grand Coulee Dam project. Oct. 9, 1940 PDF
Chapter 795 An Act Authorizing the Indiana State Toll Bridge Commission to construct, maintain, and operate a toll bridge across the Wabash River at or near Mount Vernon, Posey County, Indiana. Oct. 9, 1940 PDF
Chapter 796 An Act To restrict or regulate the delivery of checks drawn against funds of the United States, or any agency or instrumentality thereof, to addresses outside the United States, its Territories, and possessions, and for other purposes. Oct. 9, 1940 PDF
Chapter 797 Joint Resolution Providing for the acquisition by the Railroad Retirement Board of data needed in carrying out the provisions of the Railroad Retirement Acts. Oct. 9, 1940 PDF
Chapter 798 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 1941. Oct. 9, 1940 PDF
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Chapter 836 An Act To authorize the President to requisition certain articles and materials for the use of the United States, and for other purposes. Oct. 10, 1940 PDF
Chapter 837 An Act To amend the Act entitled "An Act to provide better facilities for the enforcement of the customs and immigration laws", approved June 26, 1930. Oct. 10, 1940 PDF
Chapter 838 An Act To expedite national defense by suspending, during the national emergency, provisions of law that prohibit more than eight hours' labor in any one day of persons engaged upon work covered by contracts of the United States Maritime Commission, and for other purposes. Oct. 10, 1940 PDF
Chapter 839 Joint Resolution Relating to the conditions for payment with respect to sugarcane harvested from certain plantings in the mainland cane-sugar area. Oct. 10, 1940 PDF
Chapter 840 Joint Resolution Authorizing the participation of the United States in the celebration of a Pan American Aviation Day, to be observed on December 17, of each year, the anniversary of the first successful flight of a heavier-than-air machine. Oct. 10, 1940 PDF
Chapter 841 An Act To simplify the accounts of the Treasurer of the United States, and for other purposes. Oct. 10, 1940 PDF
Chapter 842 An Act To amend the Railroad Unemployment Insurance Act, approved June 25, 1938, as amended June 20, 1939, and for other purposes. Oct. 10, 1940 PDF
Chapter 843 An Act To transfer the essential language of section 518, title IV, of the Tariff Act 1930, of approved June 17, 1930, into the Judicial Code of the United States and to provide for its reenactment as part of said Judicial Code, to take effect from the date of its passage, including the allowance to the judges of the United States Customs Court for traveling expenses incurred for maintenance while absent from New York on official business and to repeal all Acts inconsistent therewith to the extent of such inconsistency, and for other purposes. Oct. 10, 1940 PDF
Chapter 844 An Act Authorizing a per capita payment of $10 each to the members of the Red Lake Band of Chippewa Indians from any funds on deposit in the Treasury of the United States to their credit. Oct. 10, 1940 PDF
Chapter 845 An Act To further amend the Alaska game law. Oct. 10, 1940 PDF
Chapter 846 An Act To approve Act numbered 65 of the Session Laws of 1939 of the Territory of Hawaii, entitled "An Act to amend Act 29 of the Session Laws of Hawaii, 1929, granting to J. K. Lota and associates a franchise for electric light, current, and power in Hanalei, Kauai, by including Moloaa within such franchise". Oct. 10, 1940 PDF
Chapter 847 An Act To approve Act numbered 214 of the Session Laws of 1939 of the Territory of Hawaii, entitled "An Act to amend Act 105 of the Session Laws of Hawaii, granting 1921, franchise for the manufacture, maintenance, distribution, and supply of electric current for light and power within  Kapaa and Waipouli in the district of Kawaihau on the island and county of Kauai, by including within said franchise the entire district of Kawaihau, island of Kauai." Oct. 10, 1940 PDF
Chapter 848 An Act To provide for uniformity of allowances for the transportation of household goods of civilian officers and employees when transferred from one official station to another for permanent duty. Oct. 10, 1940 PDF
Chapter 849 An Act To amend the Merchant Marine Act, 1936, as amended. Oct. 10, 1940 PDF
Chapter 850 An Act Authorizing allocation of funds for the construction of Saco Divide unit, Milk River project, and for other purposes. Oct. 10, 1940 PDF
Chapter 851 An Act To consolidate certain exceptions to section 3709 of the Revised Statutes and to improve the United States Code. Oct. 10, 1940 PDF
Chapter 852 An Act To further amend the Act of July 30, 1937, authorizing the conveyance of a portion of the Stony Point Light Station Reservation to the Palisades Interstate Park Commission. Oct. 10, 1940 PDF
Chapter 853 An Act Granting the consent of Congress to the Department of Highways and the county of Big Stone, State of Minnesota, to construct, maintain, and operate a free highway bridge across the Whetstone Diversion Channel at or near Ortonville, Minnesota. Oct. 10, 1940 PDF
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Chapter 857 Joint Resolution Making an additional appropriation for national defense housing for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1941, and for other purposes. Oct. 14, 1940 PDF
Chapter 858 An Act To amend the National Defense Act, as amended, so as to provide for retirement of assistant chiefs of branches and of wing commanders of the Air Corps with the rank and pay of the highest grade held by such officers as assistant chiefs and wing commanders, and for other purposes. Oct. 14, 1940 PDF
Chapter 859 An Act To amend the Civil Service Retirement Act and other retirement Acts. Oct. 14, 1940 PDF
Chapter 860 An Act To provide for the retirement of certain members of the Metropolitan Police Department of the District of Columbia, the United States Park Police force, the White House Police force, and the members of the Fire Department of the District of Columbia. Oct. 14, 1940 PDF
Chapter 861 An Act To amend an Act entitled "An Act authorizing construction of water conservation and utilization projects in the Great Plains and arid and semiarid areas of the United States", approved August 11, 1939 (53 Stat. 1418), and an Act entitled "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", approved August 28, 1937 (50 Stat. 869). Oct. 14, 1940 PDF
Chapter 862 An Act To expedite the provision of housing in connection with national defense, and for other purposes. Oct. 14, 1940 PDF
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Chapter 871 An Act To protect producers, manufacturers, distributors, and consumers from the unrevealed presence of substitutes and mixtures in spun, woven, knitted, felted, or otherwise manufactured wool products, and for other purposes. Oct. 14, 1940 PDF
Chapter 872 An Act To make unlawful the transportation of convict-made goods in interstate commerce, and for other purposes. Oct. 14, 1940 PDF
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Chapter 875 An Act Relating to changes in the administration of the National Guard of the United States bearing on Federal recognition, pay, allotment of funds, drill, training, and so forth. Oct. 14, 1940 PDF
Chapter 876 An Act To revise and codify the nationality laws of the United States into a comprehensive nationality code. Oct. 14, 1940 PDF
Chapter 877 An Act To amend the Act of June 23, 1938 (52 Stat. 944). Oct. 14, 1940 PDF
Chapter 878 An Act To empower and authorize special agents and such other employees of the Division of Investigations, Department of the Interior, as are designated by the Secretary of the Interior for that purpose, to administer oaths in the performance of their official duties. Oct. 14, 1940 PDF
Chapter 879 An Act Authorizing special arrangements in the transportation of mail within the Territory of Alaska. Oct. 14, 1940 PDF
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Chapter 884 An Act To authorize the Secretary of War to accept, as loans, from States and political subdivisions thereof, funds to be immediately used in the prosecution of authorized flood-control work, and for other purposes. Oct. 15, 1940 PDF
Chapter 885 An Act To increase the authorized numbers of warrant officers and enlisted men in the Army Mine Planter Service, and for other purposes. Oct. 15, 1940 PDF
Chapter 886 An Act To provide for the completion of certain local protection works at East Hartford, Connecticut. Oct. 15, 1940 PDF
Chapter 887 An Act To extend, for an additional year, the provisions of the Sugar Act of 1937 and the taxes with respect to sugar. Oct. 15, 1940 PDF
Chapter 888 An Act To promote and strengthen the national defense by suspending enforcement of certain civil liabilities of certain persons serving in the Military and Naval Establishments, including the Coast Guard. Oct. 17, 1940 PDF
Chapter 889 An Act To authorize the lease or sale of certain public lands in Alaska, and for other purposes. Oct. 17, 1940 PDF
Chapter 890 An Act To authorize the Secretary of the Interior to sell or lease for park or recreational purposes, and to sell for cemetery purposes, certain public lands in Alaska. Oct. 17, 1940 PDF
Chapter 891 An Act To amend the Act to provide for the retirement of disabled nurses of the Army and the Navy. Oct. 17, 1940 PDF
Chapter 892 An Act To authorize the exchange of certain patented lands in the Death Valley National Monument for Government lands in the monument. Oct. 17, 1940 PDF
Chapter 893 An Act To amend section 202 (3), World War Veterans' Act, 1924, as amended, to provide more adequate and uniform administrative provisions in veterans' laws, and for other purposes. Oct. 17, 1940 PDF
Chapter 894 An Act For the protection of the water supply of the town of Petersburg, Alaska. Oct. 17, 1940 PDF
Chapter 895 An Act Authorizing the improvement of certain rivers and harbors in the interest of the national defense, and for other purposes. Oct. 17, 1940 PDF
Chapter 896 An Act To amend section 4551 of the Revised Statutes, as amended, and for other purposes. Oct. 17, 1940 PDF
Chapter 897 An Act To require the registration of certain organizations carrying on activities within the United States, and for other purposes. Oct. 17, 1940 PDF
Chapter 898 An Act To amend further the District of Columbia Unemployment Compensation Act. Oct. 17, 1940 PDF
Chapter 899 An Act To provide for an extension of the conditions under which a money allowance for quarters may be paid to certain non-commissioned officers of the Army of the United States. Oct. 17, 1940 PDF
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Chapter 903 An Act Establishing overtime rates for compensation for employees of the field services of the War Department, and the field services of the Panama Canal, and for
other purposes.
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Chapter 904 An Act To amend section 61 of the National Defense Act of June 3, 1916, by adding a proviso which will permit States to organize military units not a part of the National Guard, and for other purposes. Oct. 21, 1940 PDF
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Chapter 906 An Act To amend the Act entitled "An Act to establish a Civilian Conservation Corps, [Public, No. 875] and for other purposes", approved June 28, 1937, as amended. Oct. 21, 1940 PDF
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Chapter 908 Joint Resolution To provide for the use and disposition of the bequest of the late Justice Oliver Wendell Holmes to the United States, and for other purposes. Oct. 22, 1940 PDF
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Chapter 910 Joint Resolution To authorize the acquisition of a suitable frame for the painting of the signing of the Constitution to be used in mounting said painting in the Capitol Building. Oct. 29, 1940 PDF
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Chapter 914 An Act To amend the Agricultural Adjustment Act of 1938. Nov. 22, 1940 PDF
Chapter 915 An Act To add certain lands to the Siuslaw National Forest in the State of Oregon. Nov. 25, 1940 PDF
Chapter 916 An Act To authorize the disposal of tools and equipment on the New England hurricane damage project. Nov. 25, 1940 PDF
Chapter 917 An Act To amend the Agricultural Adjustment Act of 1938, as amended, and for other purposes. Nov. 25, 1940 PDF
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Chapter 919 An Act Extending the classified executive civil service of the United States. Nov. 26, 1940 PDF
Chapter 920 An Act To amend section 107 of the Judicial Code, to redistrict the State of Tennessee, to provide the duties and powers of the district judges of the State of Tennessee, and for other purposes. Nov. 27, 1940 PDF
Chapter 921 An Act For the relief of the Cherokee Indian Nation or Tribe, and for other purposes. Nov. 27, 1940 PDF
Chapter 922 An Act To make the excess land provisions of the Federal reclamation laws inapplicable to the lands of the Washoe County Water Conservation District, Truckee storage project, Nevada, and the Pershing County Water Conservation District, Nevada. Nov. 29, 1940 PDF
Chapter 923 An Act To authorize the discontinuance of professional examinations for promotion in the Regular Army of officers of the Medical, Dental, and Veterinary Corps. Nov. 29, 1940 PDF
Chapter 924 An Act To transfer the jurisdiction of the Arlington Farm, Virginia, to the jurisdiction of the War Department, and for other purposes. Nov. 29, 1940 PDF
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Chapter 926 An Act To amend an Act entitled "An Act to punish the willful injury or destruction of war material, or of war premises or utilities used in connection with war material, and for other purposes", approved April 20, 1918. Nov. 30, 1940 PDF
Chapter 927 An Act To amend the Act of June 25, 1938, entitled "An Act extending the classified civil service to include postmasters of the first, second, and third classes, and for other purposes". Dec. 6, 1940 PDF
Chapter 928 An Act To extend the times for commencing and completing the construction of a bridge across the Columbia River at Astoria, Clatsop County, Oregon, and for other purposes. Dec. 16, 1940 PDF
Chapter 929 An Act Authorizing the State of Michigan, acting through The International Bridge Authority of Michigan, to construct, maintain, and operate a toll bridge or series of bridges, causeways, and approaches thereto, across the Saint Mary's River, from a point in or near the city of Sault Sainte Marie, Michigan, to a point in the Province of Ontario, Canada. Dec. 16, 1940 PDF
Chapter 930 An Act To legalize the construction by the State Highway Board of Georgia of a free highway bridge across the Withlacoochee River, between Valdosta, Georgia, and Madison, Florida, at Horns Ferry. Dec. 16, 1940 PDF
Chapter 931 An Act Authorizing the President to appoint an Under Secretary of War during national emergencies, fixing the compensation of the Under Secretary of War, and authorizing the Secretary of War to prescribe duties. Dec. 16, 1940 PDF
Chapter 932 Joint Resolution Extending the time for submitting the final report of the Temporary National Economic Committee. Dec. 16, 1940 PDF
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Chapter 934 Joint Resolution Authorizing the President to invite foreign countries to participate in the Pan American Cotton Congress. Dec. 17, 1940 PDF
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Chapter 936 An Act To amend the Act entitled "An Act in relation to pandering, to define and prohibit the same and to provide for the punishment thereof", approved June 25, 1910. Jan. 3, 1941 PDF
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Chapter 938 An Act To amend section 204 of the Act entitled "An Act to provide for the termination of Federal control of railroads and systems of transportation; to provide for the settlement of disputes between carriers and their employees; to further amend an Act entitled 'An Act to regulate commerce', approved February 4, 1887, as amended, and for other purposes", approved February 28, 1920. Jan. 7, 1941 PDF
Chapter 939 An Act To permit the relinquishment or modification of certain restrictions upon the use of lands along the Natchez Trace Parkway in the village of French Camp,
Mississippi.
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Chapter 941 Joint Resolution To extend the date for filing a report by the United States Commission for the Celebration of the Two Hundredth Anniversary of the Birth of Thomas Jefferson. Jan. 9, 1941 PDF

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