Page images
PDF
EPUB
[ocr errors][merged small][merged small][merged small][merged small][merged small][merged small][merged small][merged small][merged small]

EDITED, PRINTED, AND PUBLISHED BY AUTHORITY OF CONGRESS,

UNDER THE DIRECTION OF THE SECRETARY OF STATE.

VOL. XXXII.–PART 1.

WASHINGTON:
GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE.

LIST

OF THE

PUBLIC ACTS AND RESOLUTIONS OF

OF CONGRESS

CONTAINED IN THIS VOLUME.

PART ONE.

ACTS OF THE FIFTY-SEVENTH CONGRESS OF THE UNITED STATES.

STATUTE I.--1901-1902.

Page.

1

2

2

2

3

3

4

5

33

Industrial Commission. An act to continue the Industrial Commission until February fifteenth,

nineteen hundred and two. December 14, 1901.. Public lands, transcripts. An act to supply a deficiency in the appropriation for transcripts of

records and plats in the General Land Office. January 13, 1902..
Alaska, marshal's bond. An act to increase the amount of the official bond to be furnished by the

United States marshal for the District of Alaska, in certain cases. January 22, 1902
District of Columbia, juries. An act to amend the code of law for the District of Columbia,

approved March third, nineteen hundred and one. January 31, 1902...
Distrid of Columbia, snow and ice. An act to provide for the removal of snow and ice from cross-

walks and gutters in the city of Washington, District of Columbia. January 31, 1902. District of Columbia, typhoid fever. An act to require cases of typhoid fever occurring in the District

of Columbia to be reported to the health department of said District. February 4, 1902 .. Bridge

, Duluth Canal. An act to authorize the city of Duluth, Minnesota, to construct and maintain, or cause to be constructed and maintained, a car transfer over the Duluth Canal, and

for that purpose to occupy certain lands of the United States. February 7, 1902. Bridge, Current River. An act to authorize the Southern Missouri and Arkansas Railroad Com

pany to build a bridge across the Current River in Arkansas. February 11, 1902.. Appropriations, urgent deficiencies. In act making appropriations to supply urgent deficiencies in

the appropriations for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, nineteen hundred and two, and

for prior years, and for other purposes. February 14, 1902 Pacific islands, firearms, etc. An act to prevent the sale of firearms, opiuin, and intoxicating

liquors in certain islands of the Pacific. February 14, 1902
District of Columbia, tares. An act to regulate the collection of taxes in the District of Columbia.

February 14, 1902...
Bridge, Saint Laurence River. An act to declare the international railway bridge over the Saint

Lawrence River, near Hogansburg, New York, a lawful structure. February 14, 1902...
District of Columbia, arrears of taxes. An act to receive arrearages of taxes due the District of

Columbia to July first, nineteen hundred, at six per centum per annum, in lieu of penalties

and costs. February 15, 1902 .... Foreign boiler inspection. An act to amend section forty-four hundred of the Revised Statutes of

the United States, relating to a reciprocal recognition of boiler-inspection certificates between

the several maritime nations having marine-inspection laws. February 15, 1902...
American register, Hawaii.” An act to provide an American register for the barkentine Hawaii.

February 19, 1902.
Bridge, Missouri River. An act to extend the time for the completion of a bridge across the Mig-

souri River. February 21, 1902..:
Fridge, Missouri River. An act to authorize the construction of a bridge over the Missouri River

at or near the city of Saint Joseph, Missouri. February 21, 1902. Potomac River, ice. An act making an appropriation for clearing the Potomac River of ice. Feb.

ruary 21, 1902...
Bridge, Arkansas River. An act to authorize the construction of a bridge across the Arkansas

River near Fort Gibson, Indian Territory. February 24, 1902..
Bridge, Arkansas River. An act authorizing the Memphis, Helena and Louisiana Railway Com-

pany to construct and maintain a bridge across the Arkansas River, in the State of Arkan

BAD. February 24, 1902... Bridge

, White River. An act authorizing the Memphis, Helena and Louisiana Railway Company to construct and maintain a bridge across the White River, in the State of Arkansas. February 24, 1902.

33

34

34

34

35

35

36

37

37

38

40

[merged small][merged small][merged small][merged small][merged small][merged small][merged small][merged small][merged small][merged small][merged small][merged small][merged small][ocr errors]

Bridge, Bayou Bartholomew. An act extending the time within which the Mississippi River,

Hamburg and Western Railway Company is authorized to construct a bridge across the

Bayou Bartholomew in Arkansas. February 24, 1902 Right of way, Lock No. 3, Upper White River. An act granting

to the White River Railway Company the right to construct, maintain, and operate a single-track railway across the lands of the United States in the south half of the southwest quarter of section twenty-two, township fourteen north, range eight west of the fifth principal meridian, in the county of Independence, in the State of Arkansas, reserved for use in connection with the construction of

Lock Numbered Three, Upper White River, Arkansas. February 26, 1902.
United States courts, Georgia. An act to transfer the county of Carroll from the northwestern

division of the northern district of Georgia to the northern district of Georgia of the United

States district and circuit courts, and for other purposes. February 26, 1902
Property of Confederate soldiers. An act for the relief of parties for property taken from them by

military forces of the United States. February 27, 1902.
Rights of way, Oklahoma and Indian Territories. An act to grant the right of way through the

Oklahoma Territory and the Indian Territory to the Enid and Anadarko Railway Com

pany, and for other purposes. February 28, 1902 .
Census Office. An act to provide for a permanent Census Office. March 6, 1902..
Philippine Islands, revenues, etc. An act temporarily to provide revenue for the Philippine

Islands, and for other purposes. March 8, 1902..
Missouri River, dam. An act authorizing the Missouri and Meramec Water Company to take

water from the Missouri River, and to construct and maintain a dam or other devices for

that purpose. March 10, 1902 Bridge, Missouri River. An act to authorize the construction of a bridge over the Missouri River

at or near the city of Kansas City, Missouri. March 10, 1902 ... Boque Inlet, N. C., life-saving station. An act to authorize the establishment of a life-saving

station at or near Bogue Inlet, North Carolina. March 10, 1902.... United States courts, Catlettsburg, Ky. An act establishing a United States court at Catlettsburg,

in the eastern district of Kentucky. March 10, 1902 Bridge, Monongahela River. An act to authorize the Saint Clair Terminal Railroad Company to

construct and maintain a bridge across the Monongahela River. March 10, 1902
District of Columbia, Eastern Star Home. An act to incorporate the Eastern Star Home for the

District of Columbia. March 10, 1902..
Appropriations, pensions. An act making appropriations for the payment of invalid and other

pensions of the United States for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, nineteen hundred

and three, and for other purposes. March 10, 1902.. R. M. G. Brown, Navy. An act authorizing the President of the United States to nominate Lieu

tenant-Commander R. M. G. Brown, dow on the retired list, to be a commander on the

retired list. March 11, 1902.. Public lands, town sites, Oklahoma. An act providing for the commutation for town-site purposes

of homestead entries in certain portions of Oklahoma.' March 11, 1902... District of Columbia, gas-light laboratory. An act to amend section three of chapter four hundred

and eighty of the laws of the United States, approved June twenty-third, eighteen hun.

dred and seventy-four. March 11, 1902... Public lands, oaths in entries, etc. An act to amend section twenty-two hundred and ninety-four of

the Revised Statutes of the United States. March 11, 1902..
United States courts, Texas districts. An act to divide the State of Texas into four judicial districts.

March 11, 1902.
Customs launch, Astoria, Oreg. An act for the purchase or construction of a launch for the cus-

toms service at and in the vicinity of Astoria, Oregon. March 14, 1902 ..
Arizona, exhibit at Saint Louis Exposition. An act to approve and ratify an act of the legislative

Assembly of the Territory of Arizona, entitled “An act to provide for the collection, arrange-
ment, and display of the products of the Territory of Arizona at the international exposition

to be held at St. Louis in 1903.” March 14, 1902... Light-house, Pamlico Sound, N. C. An act to amend an act entitled "An act making appropriations

for sundry civil expenses of the Government for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, nine-
teen hundred and two, and for other purposes," approved March third, nineteen hundred
and one.

March 14, 1902....
Bridge, Monongahela River. An act to authorize the Central Railway of West Virginia to build

a bridge across the Monongahela River at or near Morgantown, in the State of West Virginia.

March 18, 1902...
United States courts, Arkansas. An act to re-form the western judicial district of the State of

Arkansas. March 18, 1902..
Bridge, East Saint Andrews Bay. An act to authorize the Dothan, Hartford and Florida Railway

Company to construct a bridge across East Saint Andrews Bay, navigable water, at a point

about one mile east of Farmdale, in the State of Florida. March 18, 1902... Bridge, Niagara River. -An act to amend section fourteen of the act approved June twenty-ninth,

eighteen hundred and ninety-eight, entitled "An act to provide for the construction of a

təridge across the Niagara River." March 18, 1902
Bridge, Mississippi River. An act to extend the time for the construction of a bridge across the

Mississippi River at Burlington, Iowa. March 20, 1902..
Light-house, Kewaunee, Wis. An act to provide for the erection of a dwelling for the keeper of

the light-house at Kewaunee, Wisconsin. March 20, 1902.....

[merged small][merged small][ocr errors][merged small][merged small][merged small][merged small][merged small][merged small][merged small][merged small][merged small][merged small][merged small]
[ocr errors]

Page.
District of Columbia, priries. An act to amend an act entitled "An act to regulate, in the District

of Columbia, the disposal of certain refuse, and for other purposes," approved January
twenty-fifth, eighteen hundred and ninety-eight. March 20, 1902.

74 Light-house

, Oyster Bayou, La. An act for the establishment of a light-house at the mouth of Oyster Bayou, near the Louisiana coast, in the Gulf of Mexico. March 21, 1902..

75 Marine hospital

, Sarannah, Ga. An act to establish a marine hospital at Savannah, Georgia. March 21, 1902..

75 Bridge, Monongahela River. An act to amend an act entitled "An act to authorize the Pittsburg

and Mansfield Railroad Company to construct and maintain a bridge across the Mononga-
hela River." March 21, 1902.

75 Appropriations, diplomatic and consular. An act making appropriations for the diplomatic and

consular service for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, nineteen hundred and three.
March 22, 1902...

76 Acknowledging deeds, etc., Philippines and Porto Rico. An act for the acknowledgment of deeds

and other instruments in the Philippine Islands and Porto Rico affecting land situate in
the District of Columbia or any Territory of the United States. March 22, 1902 ....

88 Bridge, Ouachita River. An act authorizing the Eldorado and Bastrop Railway Company to con

struct and maintain a bridge across the Ouachita River, in the State of Arkansas. March
24, 1902....

89
Indian Territory judicial districts. An act to change the boundaries between the southern and
central judicial districts of the Indian Territory. March 24, 1902..

90 Marine hospital, Buffalo, N. Y. An act for a marine hospital at Buffalo, New York, March 24, 1902.

90 Bridge, Missouri River. An act to provide for the construction of a bridge and approaches thereto across the Missouri River at or near South Omaha, Nebraska. March 26, 1902.

91 Light-houses, etc., Boston, Mass. An act to establish light-houses at the mouth of Boston Harbor to mark the entrance to the new Broad Sound Channel. March 29, 1902

93 Marine hospital, Pittsburg, Pa. An act for a public building for a marine hospital at Pittsburg, Pennsylvania. March 31, 1902..

93 Appropriations, urgent deficiencies. An act making appropriations to supply additional urgent

deficiencies in the appropriations for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, nineteen hun-
dred and two, and for other purposes. April 7, 1902.

93 Bridge, Little Tennessee River. An act to legalize and maintain a new steel bridge, erected in

place of the old wooden structure, across the Little Tennessee River at Niles Ferry, Ten-
nessee, by the Atlanta, Knoxville and Northern Railroad. April 11, 1902.

94 Quincy, lu., cemetery lot

. An act transferring a lot in Woodland Cemetery to city of Quincy,
Illinois
. April 11, 1902...

95
Potents, signing of: An act to amend section forty-eight hundred and eighty-three of the Revised
Statutes
, relating to the signing of letters patent for inventions. April 11, 1902 ...

95 Public lands, patents, Basin City, Wyo. An act providing for the issuance of patent to the town

site of Basin City, Wyoming, to the municipal authorities thereof for the use and benefit of
said town, and for other purposes. April 11, 1902.

95
War-revenue repeal. An act to repeal war-revenue taxation, and for other purposes. April 12,
1902..

96 Revenue.Cutter Service. An act to promote the efficiency of the Revenue-Cutter Service. April 12, 1902..

100 Lijesaving station, Ocracoke Island, N. C. An act to authorize the establishment of a life-saving station on Ocracoke Island, on the coast of North Carolina. April 12, 1902...

101 National bank charters. An act to provide for the extension of the charters of national banks. April 12, 1902.

102 Bridge, Missouri River. An act authorizing the construction of a bridge across the Missouri River at or near Parkville, Missouri. April 15, 1902...

102 Bridge, Savannah River.' An act to authorize the construction of a traffic bridge across the

Savannah River from the mainland within the corporate limits of the city of Savannah to
Hutchinsons Island, in the county of Chatham, State of Georgia. April 15, 1902.

104
Public lands, Nebraska school indemnity. An act confirming title to the State of Nebraska of cer-
tain selected indemnity school lands. April 15, 1902..:

105 Forest reserve setllers. An act for the relief of bona fide settlers in forest reserves. April 15, 1902.. 106 United States courts

, clerk, Wilmington, N. C. An act to establish and provide for clerk for the circuit and district courts of the United States held at Wilmington, North Carolina. April 15, 1902.....

106 United States courts, additional circuit judge. An act providing for an additional circuit judge in the second judicial circuit. April 17, 1902.

106 Light-house, Calumet, II. An act to construct a light-house keeper's dwelling at Calumet Harbor. April 18, 1902..

107 Appropriations, postal service. An act making appropriations for the service of the Post-Office

Department for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, nineteen hundred and three. April
21, 1902..

107 Appropriations, urgent deficiencies. An acť making appropriations to supply additional urgent

deficiencies for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, nineteen hundred and two, and for
other purposes. April 22, 1902...

118 Right of way, Choctaw Point, Ala? An act granting to the Mobile, Jackson

and Kansas City Railroad Company the right to use for railroad purposes the tract of land at Choctaw Point, Mobile County, Alabama, and now held for light-house purposes. April 23, 1902.

119

« PreviousContinue »