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Departure. soils. the Repiculture, use of theives, and
February 23. 1901. NUMBER 8.-Joint Resolution Providing for the printing annually of the Report on Field
Operations of the Division of Soils, Department of Agriculture. 31 Stat. L., 1462. Agriculture.
Resolved, &c., That there be printed seventeen thousand copies of Division of Soils. the Report on Field Operations of the Division of Soils, Department
Report on Field of Agriculture, for nineteen hundred, of which three thousand copies Operations to be shall be for the use of the Senate, six thousand copies for the use of printed annually.
1895. Jan. 12. the House of Representatives, and eight thousand copies for the use ch. 73, § 73 (2 of the Department of Agriculture; and that annually hereafter a Supp. Ř. S., 353). similar report shall be prepared and printed, the edition to be the
same as for the report herein provided. [February 23, 1901.]
March 1. 1901. NUMBER 13.-Joint Resolution Regulating licenses to proprietors of theaters in the
District of Columbia. (1) 31 Stat. L., 1463. Dist. Columbia. Resolved, &c., That any license issued by the assessor of the Dis
Theater licenses trict of Columbia to the proprietor of a theater or other public place may be terminated of amusement in the District of Columbia may be terminated by the for indecent performance.
Commissioners of the District of Columbia whenever it shall appear to them that, after due notice, the person holding such license sbali have failed to comply with such regulations as may be prescribed by
the said Commissioners for the public decency. [March 1, 1901.] -notice.
Note. (1) Provision is made for theater licenses by Comp. Stat. D. C., p. 348, $$ 54, 55. By 1892, February 26, Res. No. 4 (2 Supp. R. S., 71), the licenses of proprietors of theaters or other public places of amusement may be declared terminated unless they complied with such regulations as to public safety as might be prescribed by the District Commissioners, while the latter are also empowered to make addi. tional regulations for comfort and quiet.
March 2. 1901. NUMBER 16.-Joint Resolution To regulate the distribution of public documents to the
Library of Congress for its own use and for international exchange. (1) 31 Stat. L., 1464.
Library of Con- Resolved, &c., That of the publications described in this section the gress.
number of copies which shall be printed and distributed by the Public
NOTE.-(1) Provision is made for the distribution of public documents to the Library of Congress as follows: Congressional Record by 1899, January 28, joint resolution No. 12 (2 Supp. R. S., 1110).
R. S., $$ 97, 98, make provisions in general for furnishing certain documents to the Library of Congress.
By R. S., $ 3796, the Joint Committee on the Library may direct the printing of 50 or 100 copies of each document printed at the direction of Congress or the Executive Departments, in addition to the usual number, for the use of the Library of Congress.
By 1895, January 12, ch. 23, $ 57, there are furnished to the Library of Congress 25 copies of the journal of Congress, by $ 73 (2 Supp. R. S., 359, 360) copies of the specifications and drawings of each patent issued, bound in monthly volume; the
Revised Statutes, supplements, and pamphlet laws, etc. 1816
Printer to the Library of Congress for its own use and for (2) inter Number of
holl ho public documents national exchange in lieu of the number now provided by law shall be pun
to be furnished by sixty-two, except as such number shall be enlarged to not exceeding Public Printer one hundred copies by request of the Librarian of Congress, to wit: The House documents and reports, bound; the Senate documents and reports, bound; the House Journals, bound; the Senate Journals, bound; all other documents bearing a Congressional number and all documents not bearing a Congressional number printed by order of either House of Congress, or by order of any Department, bureau, commission, or officer of the Government, except confidential matter, blank forms, and circular letters not of a public character; the Revised Statutes, bound; the Statutes at Large, bound; the Congressional Record, bound; the Official Register of the United States, bound.
SEC. 2. That in addition to the foregoing the Public Printer shall -unbound cop supply to the Library of Congress for its own use two copies of each ies. of the above-described publications, unbound, as published; five copies of all bills and resolutions; ten copies of the daily Congressional Record; and two copies of all documents printed for the use of Congressional committees not of a confidential character.
Sec. 3. That of any publication printed at the Government expense -documents by direction of any Department, commission, bureau, or officer of the not printed at Government elsewhere than at the Government Printing Office there Government shall be supplied to the Library of Congress for its own use and for Printing Office. international exchange sixty-two copies, except as such number shall be enlarged to not exceeding one hundred copies by request of the Joint Committee on the Library. [March 2, 1901.]
NOTE.—(2) By R. S., $ 3799, of the documents printed by order of either House, there shall be printed and bound 50 additional copies, for the purpose of exchange in foreign countries.
NUMBER 17.-Joint Resolution Concerning printing of additional copies of the Annual March 2, 1901. Report of the Geological Survey. (1)
31 Stat. L., 1465. Resolved, &c., That of the volumes or parts of the Annual Report of Geological Surthe Geological Survey which relate to hydrography, forestry, and vey:n mining and mineral resources there shall hereafter be published one ditional number of
--printing of adthousand copies in addition to the number now published, for distri- annual reports. bution by the Geological Survey. [March 2, 1901.]
NOTE. --(1) By 1879, March 3, ch. 182, par. 11 (1 Supp. R. S., 252), provision is made for the publications of the Geological Survey.
By 1886, August 4, ch. 902 (1 Supp. R. S., 513), limitation is placed upon the publication of monographs and bulletins.
By 1887, March 3, Res. No. 16 (1 Supp. R. S., 575), provision is made for distribution of the special memoirs and reports of the Geological Survey.
By 1895, January 12, ch. 23, $ 73 (2 Supp. R. S., 354), provision is made for the printing of 10,000 copies of the report of the Geological Survey.
By 1895, March 2, ch. 189, pars. 17, 18 (2 Supp. R. S., 433), provision is made for the report on minerals and the printing of pamphlet editions of any chapter, also for the printing of 3,000 copies of the monographs and bulletins for scientific exchanges and sale.
ABANDONED IMPORTED MER-
years ............................ 710
disposition; place of delivery by importer.
number and distribution...
Office.............. 211, 417, 477,556, 945
counts; Auditors, etc.)
“Pay, miscellaneous" (Navy).....
before July 16, 1880 .... ........
Treasury; duties of .....
accounts of paymasters (Navy).... 531
ACCOUNTS. (See Accounting Officers.)
to Solicitor for issue of distress war-
by Auditors to Solicitor for action ..
tors may be directed by Comptroller.
public lands returns.....
keeping and warrants division and
the Treasury ......
a bar to revision........
be made ....
counts affected ...
to create new offices, etc....
before Secretary's action ..........
to accompany .....
to be returned by Treasurer ........... 216
audited accounts or covering money
ury for mailing, etc ...............
........ 218, 418
not applicable to postal service ........ 218
examined in Department of Justice. 218
tion, action of Auditor ..
etc., for examination, etc., under new
mittee on, at end of each Congress,
duties, term, etc.....
ject to inspection, etc. ........... 735
no part of assets or, liable for debts ....
Homesteads; Public Lands.)
rank, pay, etc..
below four .....
term for, at Bay City, Mich ............. 181
offense of, in Alaska ........ ........ 1022
...... 218, 418
of sale of property under decree of court.. 135
priations ........................ 33, 247
227, 76, 453, 573
suspension of provision for Army ...... 1100
etc .......... .
Printing Office and Bureau of En-
in Alaska, forbidden...
importing obscene, prohibited.
land entries based upon, validated..