United States Congressional Serial Set

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U.S. Government Printing Office, 1948 - United States
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I'm reviewing the short story of 'The Valley of the Worm' and not a collection by that name. Howard presents another of his reincarnation tales, this time his main character recalls a previous life ... Read full review


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In this successor to the first volume of his memoir, Palimpsest (1995), prolific novelist/essayist/gadfly Vidal mixes mournful minor keys among his usual trumpet blasts against what he regards as an ... Read full review


Providing for air parcelpost service 1170 Fixing of wage rates for employees in navy yards
Construction of General Accounting Office building 1172 Construction of courthouse in District of Columbia 1173 Construction of shore protective ...
Dam across Lumber River N C
Relief of Philip Sumampow
Relief of Edgar W Percival 1179 Relief of Amin B Rejab 1180 Relief of Andres Quinones and Letty Perez
Relief of George Chan
Relief of Luz Martin
Relief of Frank and Maria Durante
Record lawful admission to U 8 of Moke Tcharoutcheff and others
Relief of Lorraine B Mullen
Relief of Charlotte E Harvey
Relief of John F Reeves
Relief of Jeffersonville flood control district Jeffersonville
Relief of Joe Parry
Amending Immigration act to enlarge class of deportable aliens eligible
Proposing amendment to Constitution of United States relative to equal
Amending act of July 23 1947 rel to retired pay of certain officers of Coast
Amending navigation rules for western rivers and inland waterways
Construction of public airports in Alaska
Supplemental national defense appropriation bill 1948
Removing statutory limit of appropriation expenditures for repairs
Establishing methods of advancement for rural mail carriers
Amending Veterans preference act of 1944 with respect to priority rights
Issuance of stamps commemorative of 100th anniversary of founding
Sale of land allotted to Clara K Dumontier on Flathead Reservation
Increase lending authority of ExportImport Bank of Washington
Easement to InterCounty Telephone Telegraph Co over lands adjacent
Extending time within which application for benefits of Musteringout
Free entry of standard newsprint paper
Referring to Court of Claims bill for relief of Willow River Power
Relief of Charles D Montieth
Relief of Thomas A W Elder
Relief of John H Schmitt and Mildred Schmitt
Relief of John C Henry
Contributions to local governments on account of nontaxable Federal lands
Selective service act of 1948
Distribution among Colorado New Mexico Utah and Wyoming of receipts
Amending tax provisions of Organic act of Alaska
Modifications in repayment contracts with Lower Yellowstone Irrigation
Ratifying act 205 of session laws of Hawaii 1947 relating to issuance
Agriculture Department appropriation bill 1949
Amending act to authorize Postmaster General to contract for certain
Confirming in Stephen Holliday title to saline lands in Jackson County
Providing adequate school facilities within Yellowstone National Park
Provide promotions for temporary postal service custodial employees
Army and Navy Union to construct park at Naval Hospital Great Lakes
Reconveyance of property in Puerto Rico to original owners
Conveyance of land to Oklahoma for use and benefit of Northeastern State College Tahlequah Okla
Eliminating requirement of oaths in certain land matters
Addition of lands to Cape Hatteras National Seashore Recreational Area 1311 Survey of Chesapeake Ohio Canal rel to parkway 1312 Amend act to a...
Authorizing conveyance to States or political subdivisions of roads to certain historical areas
Providing for labor education extension service 1315 Longshoremens and harbor workers compensation act amendments
Naturalization of Elizabeth P Winn 1317 Relief of Carlos Riggenbach
Relief of Kihei Matsuo
Relief of Wladyslav Plywacki
Relief of Anna V Reyer Alexander A Reyer and Vitaly A Reyer 1321 Relief of Walter W Tech 1322 Relief of Santiago Solabarrieta
Relief of Hou Chung Chay
Relief of Markoto Iwamatsu Atsushi J Iwamatsu and Tomoe Iwamatsu 1325 Record lawful admission to U S for permanent residence of Patricia Sch...
Issuance of reentry permits to certain aliens
Relief of Leon N Volkov 1328 Relief of Michel Ferapontow
Relief of Joyce V Angel 1341 Admission into U S of persons of races indigenous to Siam and making them eligible for naturalization
Indian Claims Commission to hear and determine claims of Indians of Cali fornia
Acquisition of hospital at Camp White and Schick General Hospital for use by Veterans Administration
District court for district of Nebraska to hear claims of John J Higgins and others
Relief of Warren H McKenney
Designation of another judge to sit in place of one against whom affidavit of bias and prejudice has been filed
Relief of Caffey RobertsonSmith
Relief of Colbert H Cannon
Relief of Margaret K Cahn 1352 Relief of James M Dingwall jr and others 1353 Relief of Consolidated Steel Corporation 1354 Relief of Harbor and ...
Payment of unsettled claims for damages sustained as result of explosions at Port Chicago Calif July 17 1944
Relief of Lula W Nevers 1357 Relief of Fred E Gross
Report of Economic Report Joint Committee on Jan 1948 economic report of the President
Committee findings 2
Staff report 11
Summary of recommendations offered in the Economic Report of
Appendix to part IV
Amending sec 203 of Hawaiian Homes Commission act designating certain public lands as available home lands
Designating Memorial Day 1948 as day for Nationwide prayer for peace 1361 Reaffirming policy of United States to achieve international peace thr...
Amending Civil aeronautics act relative to recording title to interests in and encumbrances upon aircraft
Amending Civil aeronautics act by limiting liability of certain persons not in possession of aircraft
Investigation of surplus property and its disposal
Introduction 1
Cost of surplus disposal 7
Repeal law relative to Indian reservations in Alaska 1367 Acceptance and use of additional funds for support of national weather service
Disposal of domestic surplus real property 14
The remaining disposal program 21
Providing for distribution etc of officers of Coast and Geodetic Survey 1369 Basic authority for certain functions and activities of Weather Bureau 1...
Amending Interstate commerce act rel to recourse by carriers against other carriers for damages
Establishing Civil Air Patrol as auxiliary of Air Force
Amending act to provide for recording and releasing of liens on motor vehicles and trailers in D C
Establishing District of Columbia Armory Board
Treatment of sexual psychopaths in District of Columbia 1378 Permit Eastern Avenue D C property owners to file objections to awards growing out ...
Incorporating Roman Catholic Archbishop of Washington a corporation sole
Increase number of members of board of trustees of Protestant Episcopal Cathedral Foundation in D C
Providing for quartering in D C of troops participating in inaugural ceremonies of 1949
Relief of Basque aliens
Exempting civilian members of CanadianAmerican Joint Defense Board
Transferring jurisdiction over school buildings in Vanport Oreg
Payment of land revenues into tribal funds of Confederated Tribes
Conversion of Federal savings and loan associations to Statechartered
Adjustment of post office leases
Facilitating performance of research work by and on behalf of Army Navy
Amending Canal Zone code for purpose of incorporating Panama Railroad
Providing for disposal of surplus sand at Fort Story
Construction of Kennewick division of Yakima project Wash
Corrected print
Temporary extension of certain powers conferred on the President by
Retention of national reserve of industrial productive capacity
Federal property act of 1948
To create Motor Carrier Claims Commission
Exemption of hospitalized servicemen and veterans from admissions
Including certain lands in Carson National Forest
Issue to James P Love patent to lands in Mississippi
Providing for survey of physically handicapped citizens
Issuance of special postage stamp in commemoration of dedication
Supplemental LaborFederal Security Agency appropriation act 1949
Legislative branch appropriation bill 1949
Prohibiting transportation of wild animals and birds under inhumane
Conservation of fish and wildlife resources of upper Mississippi River

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Page 3 - The alteration, mutilation, destruction, obliteration, or removal of the whole or any part of the labeling of, or the doing of any other act with respect to. a food, drug, device, or cosmetic, if such act is done while such article is held for sale (whether or not the first sale) after shipment in interstate commerce and results in such article being adulterated or misbranded.
Page 5 - The purposes of this legislation thus touch phases of the lives and health of people which, in the circumstances of modern industrialism, are largely beyond self-protection.
Page 3 - State until he is satisfied that there is no longer any such failure to comply. Until he is so satisfied he makes no further certification to the Secretary of the Treasury with respect to such State.

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