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UNDER THE TREASURY DEPARTMENT.

MISCELLANEOUS OBJECTS, TREASURY DEPARTMENT. (Quarantine service, P. R. See p. 226.)

UNDER THE WAR DEPARTMENT.

(Bringing home remains of officers, soldiers, and civilian employees of the Army. See p. 72.)

Mar. 3. 1905. CHAP. 1484.-An Act Making appropriations to supply defi[H. R. 19150.) ciencies in the appropriations for the fiscal year ending June thir| Public. No. tieth, nineteen hundred and five, and for prior years, and for other

217.) purposes. 33 Stats. I pt. 1, p. 1214.' Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives

of the United States of Americain Congress assembled, That Deficienci appropriations, the following sums be, and the same are hereby, appro

priated, out of any money in the Treasury not otherwise appropriated, to supply deficiencies in the appropriations for the fiscal year nineteen hundred and five, and for prior years, and for other objects hereinafter stated, namely:

DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE. *

* Ponce, P. R. PRIZE MONEY, PONCE, Porto Rico: To satisfy a decree

Y. rendered by the supreme court of the District of Colum

bia, in the case of Charles H. Davis, captain, United States Navy, and others, against the Paz, Ventura, and others, one thousand five hundred dollars.

Prize money

ira.

fine to.

Rafael Sub- REFUND OF FINE TO RAFAEL SUBIRA: To refund to fund of Rafael Subira, of Ponce, Porto Rico, the sum of twenty

dollars, erroneously received from him, under section fifteen of the Act of March third, nineteen hundred and three, which sum was erroneously covered into the Treasury as a navigation fine, twenty dollars.

Payment to.

Mar. 3. 1905. CHAP. 1576.–An Act For the relief of Adolph Spiegel, as the [H. R. 11802.) successor of the firm of Spiegel, Finkelstein and Company. [Private: , No. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives

1338.] 33 Stats. L., of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That pt. 2, p. 2021. Adolph Spie.

Pn Spiethe Secretary of the Treasury be, and he is hereby, authorgel.

ized and directed to pay to Adolph Spiegel, as the successor of the firm of Spiegel, Finkelstein and Company, the sum of four hundred and thirty-four dollars and twentythree cents, out of any money in the United States Treasury not otherwise appropriated, to refund duties erroneously assessed and charged on merchandise shipped from New York to Porto Rico to the firm of Spiegel, Finkelstein and Company after April eleventh, eighteen hundred and ninety-nine.

LEGISLATION APPLICABLE TO NONCONTIGUOUS TERRITORY OF THE UNITED STATES AND TO CUBA.

FIFTY-EIGHTH CONGRESS, SECOND SESSION.

CHAP. 160.-An Act Making appropriations to supply urgent Feb. 18, 1904. deficiencies in the appropriations for the fiscal year ending June [H. R. 10954. ] thirtieth, nineteen hundred and four, and for prior years, and for [Public, No. other purposes.

22.

33 Stat. L., (Bringing home remains from abroad; Naval station, pt. 1, p. 15. Cavite, P. I.; Naval station, Guantanamo, Cuba. See pp. 47, 48.

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CHAP. 543.-An Act Making appropriations for the diplomatic Mar. 12, 1904. and consular service for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, [H. R. 11287.] nineteen hundred and five.

. [Public, No. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives 33 Stats. L., of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That Pt. the following sums be, and they are hereby, severally ap- Diplomatic

, and consular propriated, in full compensation for the diplomatic and appropriations. consular service for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, nineteen hundred and five, out of any money in the Treasury not otherwise appropriated, for the objects hereinafter expressed, namely:

SCHEDULE C.

American sea

RELIEF AND PROTECTION OF AMERICAN SEAMEN. Relief and protection of American seamen in foreign Relief of countries, and shipwrecked American seamen in the Ter- men. ritory of Alaska, in the Hawaiian Islands, Porto Rico, and the Philippine Islands, or so much thereof as may be necessary, thirty thousand dollars.

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CHAP. 1253.-An Act To authorize the Government of the Apr. 13, 1904. United States to participate in celebrating the one hundredth anni- [S. 276.] versary of the exploration of the Oregon country by Captains Meri- [Public. No. whether Lewis and William Clark in the years eighteen hundred "111.] and four, eighteen hundred and five, and eighteen hundred and six, 33 StatLog

***, pt. 1, p. 175. and for other purposes.

Whereas * * * Now, therefore, for the purpose of contributing to the success of said exposition and enabling our insular possessions and also oriental oceanic countries

hibits.

Sales.

Proviso.
Duty on arti-

withdrawn.

to exhibit of their products and resources at said exposition,

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives Exemption of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That imported ex-all articles that shall be imported from foreign countries

for the sole purpose of exhibition at said exposition upon which there shall be a tariff or customs duty shall be admitted free of the payment of duty, customs fees, or charges, under such regulations as the Secretary of the Treasury shall prescribe; but it shall be lawful at any time during the exposition to sell for delivery at the close thereof any goods or property imported for and actually on exhibition in the exposition buildings or on the grounds, subject to such regulations for the security of the revenue and for the collection of import duties as the Sec

retary of the Treasury may prescribe: Provided, That all cles sold or such articles when sold or withdrawn for consumption in

the United States shall be subject to the duty, if any, imposed upon such articles by the revenue laws in force at the date of withdrawal, and on articles which have suffered diminution or deterioration from incidental handling and necessary exposure the duty, if paid, shall be

assessed according to the appraised value at the time of Enforcement withdrawal for consumption, and the penalties prescribed

by law shall be enforced against any person guilty of any illegal sale or withdrawal.

*

* Alaskan ex. Sec. 3. That the Secretary of the Interior is hereby

authorized to aid the inhabitants of the district of Alaska in providing and maintaining an appropriate and creditable exhibit of the products and resources of said district at the said Lewis and Clark Centennial Exposition, and for that purpose he is authorized to appoint one or more persons to supervise the selection, purchase, preparation, transportation, arrangement, installation, safe-keeping, exhibition, and return of such articles as may be exhibited from said district at said exposition; and he is hereby authorized to select so much of the exhibit of the district of Alaska at the Louisiana Purchase Exposition at the city of Saint Louis, in the year nineteen hundred and four, as he may deem necessary for the purpose of making said

exhibit at the Lewis and Clark Centennial Exposition, Limit of cost. and that the cost of said exhibit of said district of Alaska,

including such selection, purchase, preparation, transportation, arrangement, installation, safe-keeping, exhibition,

and return of the articles so exhibited shall not exceed the Appropria-sum of twenty-five thousand dollars, which sum is hereby

appropriated out of any money in the Treasury not other

wise appropriated. Buildings... Sec. 4. That the Secretary of the Treasury * * * Hawaii, a n d and also cause to be erected a suitable building or build

8-ings on said site for the use of the district of Alaska, the lands, etc.

Territory of Hawaii, the Philippine Islands, and also

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tion.

For Alaska,

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oriental and oceanic countries that may desire an exhibit of their products and resources at said exposition.

SEC. 5. That the allotment of space for exhibitors in Allotment of the building or buildings erected under authority of this spa Act for the use of the district of Alaska, the Ïerritory of Hawaii, the Philippine Islands, and also for the use of oriental and oceanic countries, including the space not occupied by the Government board in the forestry and irrigation building, shall be done and performed without charge to exhibitors by the Government board authorized by section two of this Act.

CHAP. 1403.-An Act To amend section twelve hundred and Apr. 21, 1904. twenty-five of Revised Statutes, so as to provide for detail of re- (s. 1399.] tired officers of the Army and Navy to assist in military instruc- [Public. No. tion in schools.

126.] . 33 Stat. L.,

pt. 1, p. 225. (See p. 48.)

CHAP. 1407.–An Act Making appropriations for fortifications Apr. 21, 1904. and other works of defense, for the armament thereof, for the [H. R. 12446.] procurement of heavy ordnance for trial and service, and for other [Public, No. purposes.

130.]

33 Stat. L., (Fortifications in Insular possessions. See p. 50.)

pt. 1. p. 234.

CHAP. 1485.-An Act Making appropriation for the support of Apr. 23, 1904. the Army for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, nineteen hun- [H. R. 10670.] dred and five, and for other purposes.

[Public, No.

149.1 (See p. 51.)

33 Stat. L., pt. 1, p. 259.

CHAP. 1486.-An Act Making appropriations for the Depart. Apr. 23, 1904. ment of Agriculture for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, [H. R. 11825. ] nineteen hundred and five.

[Public, No.

150.1 Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives 33 Stat, L.,

pt. 1, p. 276. of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That"

Agricultural the following sums be, and they are hereby, appropriated, Department apout of any money in the Treasury of the United States not propriations. otherwise appropriated, in full compensation for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, nineteen hundred and five, for the purposes and objects hereinafter expressed, namely:

· WEATHER BUREAU.

SALARIES, WEATHER BUREAU: * * * , in the West Indies or on adjacent coasts, in the Hawaiian Islands,

penses.

General ex- GENERAL EXPENSES, WEATHER BUREAU: Every expendiMaintenance. ture requisite for and incident to the establishment, equip

ment, and maintenance of meteorlogical observation stations in the United States, in the West Indies or on adjacent coasts, in the Hawaiian Islands,

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General ex- GENERAL EXPENSES, BUREAU OF Soils: * * * to inpenses.

Investiga- vestigate the soils and conditions of tobacco growth in tion of soils. Cuba, Sumatra, and other tobacco-competing countries;

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Tobacco..

waii, and Porto Rico,

MISCELLANEOUS. Agricultural AGRICULTURAL EXPERIMENT STATIONS: * * * and stations.

the Secretary of Agriculture is hereby authorized to expend forty-five thousand dollars of which sum to establish

and maintain agricultural experiment stations in the TerAlaska, Ha- ritories of Alaska, Hawaii, and Porto Rico, including the

orto erection of buildings, the printing (in Hawaii and Porto

Rico), illustration, and distribution of reports and bulletins: Provided, That not more than fifteen thousand dollars shall be expended for the maintenance of such stations in any one of said Territories; and the Secretary of Agriculture is authorized to sell such products as are obtained on the land belonging to the agricultural experiment stations in Alaska, Hawaii, and Porto Rico, and to apply the moneys received from the sale of such products to the maintenance of said stations, and this fund shall be available until used; * * *

Proviso.
Limit, etc.

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Apr. 27, 1904. CHAP. 1622.-An Act Making appropriations for the naval (H. R. 12220.) service for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, nineteen hundred [Public, No. and five, and for other purposes.

181.] 33 Stats. L., (See p. 57.) pt. 1, p. 324.

Public, No

Apr. 27. 1904. CHAP. 1630.-An Act Making appropriations to supply defi[H. R. 15054.] ciencies in the appropriation for the fiscal year ending June thir

tieth, nineteen hundred and four, and for prior years, and for 189.] other purposes. 33 Stats. L. pt. 1. p. 394. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representaappropriations. tives of the United States of America in Congress assem

bled, That the following sums be, and the same are hereby, appropriated, out of any money in the Treasury not otherwise appropriated, to supply deficiencies in the appropriations for the fiscal year nineteen hundred and four, and for prior years, and for other objects hereinafter stated, namely:

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