United States Congressional Serial Set

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U.S. Government Printing Office, 1938 - United States
Reports, Documents, and Journals of the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives.

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To provide for terms of district court at Hutchinson Kans 2416 Providing for insanity proceedings in District of Columbia 2417 To create commissio...
5year building program for Bureau of Fisheries
Survey vessels for Coast and Geodetic Survey
Conveying to North Dakota lands in Burleigh County 2433 Erection of Columbian Fountain in Washington D C
Disposition of records in Veterans Administration
Disposition of records of Home Owners Loan Corporation
Disposition of records of Panama Canal 2453 Disposition of records in Works Progress Administration 2454 Disposition of records in Department of...
Amending national firearms act by reducing taxes on certain guns 2458 Authorizing Library of Congress to acquire Pinckney papers 2450 Providing...
To lend War Department equipment to Veterans of Foreign Wars 2470 Authorizing appropriation for development of rotarywinged aircraft 2471 M...
Creating Bureau of Fine Arts in Interior Department 2487 Construction and rehabilitation at military posts
Amendment of Alaska game law 2489 Provide for design and location of Thomas Jefferson Memorial in D C
Amending Indian liquor laws
Printing and distribution of Statutes at large
Amending act creating Mount Rushmore National Memorial Commission 2516 Allow Gem and OntarioNyssa irrigation districts terms for payments ...
Third International Congress for Microbiology
Power of joint committees of Congress to compel giving of evidence 2534 Relief of Wyoming
Military establishment appropriation bill 1939
Civil functions War Department appropriation bill 1939
Acceptance of title to former residence of late Justice Holmes 2561 District Courts to have jurisdiction in appeals in Indian heirship cases 2562 Califo...
Making permanent existing judgeship in eastern district of Pa 2576 Cooperation with Wapato school district Wash in educating Indians 2577 Bridge...
Prohibiting transportation of strikebreakers in interstate commerce
Relief of Connecticut
Appeals from Alaska and Virgin Islands to Circuit Courts of Appeals 2582 Amendments to merchant marine act of 1936
Amending D C zoning act rel to building at 13th St and Mass Ave NW 2606 Society of American Florists and Ornamental Horticulturists in D C
Relief of Georgia
Amend act rel to purchase of supplies and making of contracts by U 8
Authorizing Kauai County Hawaii to issue bonds in 1938
Lands receiving water supply from ColoradoBig Thompson project 2621 Bridge across Mississippi River near Natchez Miss 2622 Bridge across Miss...
Bridge across Missouri River at Miami Mo 2630 Bridge over Missouri River at Arrow Rock Mo 2631 Bridge across Des Moines River at or near Keo...
Appoint Harvey N Davis on board of regents of Smithsonian Institution 2637 Bridge across Wabash River at or near Merom
Amending naval appropriations act 1921 rel to naval petroleum reserves 2673 Relief of Indians who have paid taxes on allotted lands
Carrying out certain obligations under tribal agreement rel to taxes 2677 Amending certain administration provisions of tariff act of 1930
Experimental railway post office service by motor vehicle
Extend act for preservation of antiquities to preservation of wild life 2692 Automatic promotions for custodial employees in postal service
Amending municipal bankruptcy
Eliminating landgrant reductions by railroads for Govt transportation 2700 Tribal and individual affairs of Osage Indians of Oklahoma 2701 Creatin...
Disposition of records in Department of Navy 2703 Disposition of records in Department of Treasury
Disposition of records in Civilian Conservation Corps
Disposition of records in Department of Agriculture
Disposition of records in Department of Interior
Disposition of records in Department of Agriculture
Disposition of records in Department of Labor
Disposition of records in National Archives 2710 Disposition of records in Veterans Administration
Disposition of records in Department of Agriculture
Disposition of records in Social Security Board
Disposition of records in National Archives 2714 Amending motor carrier act of 1935
Promote preparedness by placing educational orders for war munitions 2716 Food drug and cosmetic
Credit for service without deposit under civil service retirement
Amend law rel to apportionment to States for public employment offices 2719 Amend C C C act rel to allotments of Territorial and insular enrollees ...
Fair labor standards act of 1938
Recommending Rules of civil procedure for District Courts take effect 2744 Pensions for dependents of veterans who served before Apr 21 1898
Comprehensive flood control by public works on rivers and harbors 2750 Authentication of documents on file in State of Vatican City 2751 Bridge ...
Salaries of judges appointed under act of May 31 1938
Empowering the President to create new national forest units etc 2759 Extend leases for grazing lands etc N Dak S Dak Mont and Wash 2763 Crea...
To regulate promotion etc of officers of Navy and Marine Corps 2771 Adjust salaries of rural letter carriers
Control soil erosion etc within Nevada and Toiyabe national forests 2778 Add lands on island of Hawaii to Hawaii National Park 2780 Convey porti...
To establish Olympic National Park 2785 Transportation of letters outside of mails
Work relief and public works appropriation act of 1938
Providing for payment of attorneys fees from Osage tribal funds

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Page 60 - Board, on the ground that the testimony or evidence required of him may tend to incriminate him or subject him to a penalty or forfeiture; but no individual shall be prosecuted or subjected to any penalty or forfeiture for or on account of any transaction, matter, or thing concerning which he is compelled, after having claimed his privilege against self-incrimination, to testify or produce evidence, except that such individual so testifying shall not be exempt from prosecution and punishment for...
Page 32 - If any clause, sentence, paragraph or part of this Act shall, for any reason, be adjudged by any court of competent jurisdiction to be invalid, such judgment shall not affect, impair, or invalidate (the remainder thereof, but shall be confined in its operation to the clause, sentence, paragraph or part thereof directly involved in the controversy in which such judgment shall have been rendered.
Page 60 - Board, its member, agent, or agency, shall be paid the same fees and mileage that are paid witnesses in the courts of the United States, and witnesses whose depositions are taken and the persons taking the same shall severally be entitled to the same fees as are paid for like services in the courts of the United States.
Page 60 - ... nothing in this Act contained shall in any way abridge or alter the remedies now existing at common law or by statute, but the provisions of this Act are in addition to such remedies...
Page 9 - Provided, that nothing herein contained shall render Illegal, contracts or agreements prescribing minimum prices for the resale of a commodity which bears, or the label or container of which bears, the trademark, brand, or name of the producer or distributor of such commodity and which is in free and open competition with commodities of the same general class produced or distributed by others, when contracts or agreements of that description are lawful as applied to Intrastate transactions, under...
Page 32 - It is hereby declared to be the policy of the United States to eliminate the causes of certain substantial obstructions to the free flow of commerce and to mitigate and eliminate these obstructions when they have occurred by encouraging the practice and procedure of collective bargaining and by protecting the exercise by workers of full freedom of association, self-organization, and designation of representatives of their own choosing, for the purpose of negotiating the terms and conditions of their...
Page 60 - The need in the public interest of adequate and efficient transportation of persons and property by air carriers at the lowest cost consistent with the furnishing of such service...
Page 32 - Treasury shall pay to the holders the amount thereof, which is hereby authorized to be appropriated out of any money in the Treasury not otherwise appropriated, and thereupon to the extent of the amount so paid the Secretary of the Treasury shall succeed to all the rights of the holders of such debentures.
Page 9 - Senate to the bill (HR 11897) making appropriations for the military and nonmilitary activities of the War Department for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1936, and for other purposes, having met, after full and free conference, have agreed to recommend and do recommend to their respective Houses as follows: That the Senate recede from its amendments numbered 20, 41, 45, 57, and 86.
Page 60 - If a witness whose testimony may be desired to be taken by deposition be in a foreign country, the deposition may be taken before an officer or person designated by the Commission, or agreed upon by the parties by stipulation in writing to be filed with the Commission.

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