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control law, and for other purposes; and Ordered, That they be engrossed and award of certain medals within 2 years the committee amendment having been read a third time.

after a determination by the Secretary amended on the motion of Mr. KUCHEL, The said bills were read the third concerned that because of loss or inand, as amended, agreed to, time.

advertence the recommendation was not Ordered, That the bill be engrossed Resolved, That they pass and that the processed; and and read a third time.

respective titles thereof be as aforesaid. H.R. 10068. An act to amend section The said bill was read the third time. Ordered, That the Secretary request 303 of the Career Compensation Act of

Resolved, That it pass and that the the concurrence of the House of Repre- 1949 to authorize travel and transportatitle thereof be as aforesaid. sentatives therein.

tion allowances, and for other purposes. Ordered, That the Secretary request The Senate proceeded to consider the Ordered, That they pass to a third the concurrence of the House of Repre- following bills; and the reported amend- reading. sentatives therein. ments were agreed to:

The said bills were severally read the The Senate proceeded to consider the H.R. 10500. An act to amend the third time. bill (S. 3212) to direct the Secretary of Career Compensation Act of 1949 with Resolved, That they pass. the Interior to convey certain public respect to incentive pay for certain sub- Ordered, That the Secretary notify the lands in the State of Nevada to the marine service; and

House of Representatives thereof. county of Mineral, State of Nevada.; and H.R. 1157. An act to provide for pro- The Senate proceeded to consider the the reported amendments having been motion of economic and social develop- bill (H.R. 12200) to amend title 10, agreed to and the bill further amended ment in the Ryukyu Islands.

United States Code, to authorize reducon the motion of Mr. BIBLE,

Ordered, That the amendments be tion in enlisted grade upon approval of Ordered, That the bill be engrossed engrossed and the bills read a third certain court-martial sentences, and for and read a third time. time.

other purposes; and the reported amend. The said bill was read the third time. The said bills were read the third ment to the text having been agreed to, Resolved, That it pass and that the time.

Ordered, That the amendment be entitle thereof be as aforesaid.

Resolved, That they pass.

grossed and the bill read a third time. Ordered, That the Secretary request Ordered, That the Secretary request The said bill, as amended, was read the concurrence of the House of Repre- the concurrence of the House of Repre- the third time, sentatives therein. sentatives in the amendments.

Resolved, That it pass and that the The Senate proceeded to consider the The bill (S. 3747) to amend section title thereof be amended, as reported joint resolution (S.J. Res. 209) providing

303(c) of the Career Compensation Act by the committee, to read: “An Act to for the establishment of an annual Na- of 1949 by imposing certain limitations

amend title 10, United States Code, to tional Forest Products Week; and no on the transportation of household ef

authorize reduction in enlisted grade amendment being made, fects, having been reached,

upon approval of certain court-martial Ordered, That it be engrossed and The Committee on Armed Services

sentences." read a third time. was discharged from the further con

Ordered, That the Secretary request The said joint resolution was read the sideration of the bill (H.R. 12570) of an

the concurrence of the House of Reprethird time. identical title; and no amendment being

sentatives in the amendments. Resolved, That it pass, that the premade,

The Senate proceeded to consider the amble be agreed to, and that the title Ordered, That it pass to a third

bill (S. 2959) to clarify the rights of thereof be as aforesaid. reading.

States to select certain public lands subOrdered, That the Secretary request

The said bill was read the third time.

ject to any outstanding mineral lease the concurrence of the House of Repre- Resolved, That it pass.

or permit; and the reported amendment sentatives therein.

Ordered, That the Secretary notify the

having been amended on the motion of The Senate proceeded to consider the House of Representatives thereof.

Mr. HART, and as amended, agreed to, joint resolution (S.J. Res. 68) providing

Ordered, by unanimous consent, That

Ordered, That the bill be engrossed for the establishment of the New Jersey the bill S. 3747 be indefinitely postponed. and read a third time. Tercentenary Celebration Commission The bill (S. 3746) to amend title 10,

The said bill was read the third time. to formulate and implement plans to United States Code, to authorize certain

Resolved, That it pass, and that the commemorate the 300th anniversary of persons to administer oaths and to per- title thereof be as aforesaid. the State of New Jersey, and for other

forms notarial acts for persons serving Ordered, That the Secretary request purposes; and the reported amendment with, employed by, or accompanying the

the concurrence of the House of Rephaving been agreed to, Armed Forces outside the United States,

resentatives therein. Ordered, That the joint resolution be having been reached,

The bill (S. 3702) to amend section engrossed and read a third time.

On motion by Mr. HART, and by

14(b) of the Federal Reserve Act, as The said joint resolution was read the unanimous consent,

amended, to extend for 2 years the authird time.

The Senate proceeded to consider the

thority of Federal Reserve banks to purResolved, That it pass, that the prebill (H.R. 12265) of an identical title;

chase U.S. obligations directly from the amble be agreed to, and that the title and no amendment being made,

Treasury, having been reached. thereof be as aforesaid.

Ordered, That it pass to a third read

The Senate proceeded, by unanimous Ordered, That the Secretary request ing.

consent, to consider the bill (H.R. 12346) the concurrence of the House of Repre

The said bill was read the third time.

of an identical title; and no amendment sentatives therein.

Resolved, That it pass.

being made, On motion by Mr. JOHNSON of Ordered, That the Secretary notify the

Ordered, That it pass to a third Texas, and by unanimous consent, House of Representatives thereof.

reading. Ordered, That the call of the calendar Ordered, by unanimous consent, That

The said bill was read the third time. be extended for 10 minutes and the time the bill S. 3746 be postponed indefinitely.

Resolved, That it pass. for the vote on the conference report on The Senate proceeded to consider the

Ordered, That the Secretary notify H.R. 12381 be held at 2:30 o'clock p.m. following bills and no amendment was

the House of Representatives thereof. The Senate proceeded to consider the made:

Ordered, by unanimous consent, That following bills and no amendment was H.R. 3923. An act to provide for the

the bill S. 3702 be postponed indefinitely. made:

presentation of a medal to persons who S. 2201. A bill to amend section 601 have served as members of a U.S. CONFERENCE REPORT ON HOUSE BILL 12381 of title 38, United States Code, with re- expedition to Antarctica;

Under the order of yesterday, the Senspect to the definition of the term “Vet- H.R. 3291. An act to amend title 10, ate resumed the consideration of the reerans' Administration facilities”; and United States Code, with respect to cer- port of the committee of conference on S. 3714. A bill to authorize adjust- tain medals;

the disagreeing votes of the two Houses ments in accounts of outstanding old H.R. 5569. An act to amend title 10, on the amendments of the Senate to the series currency, and for other purposes. United States Code, to authorize the bill (H.R. 12381) to increase for a 1-year

That the bills H.R. 8697, H.R. 10346, H.R. 12483, H.R. 12497, and H.R. 12563 be referred to the Committee on the District of Columbia; and

That the bill H.R. 8860 be referred to the Committee on Interior and Insular Affairs.

CONFERENCE REPORT ON HOUSE BILL 12381

period the public debt limit set forth in section 21 of the Second Liberty Bond Act and to extend for 1 year the existing corporate normal tax rate and certain excise taxes,

The question being on agreeing to the report,

Mr. JOHNSON of Texas raised a question as to the presence of a quorum;

When The PRESIDING OFFICER (Mr. ENGLE in the chair) directed the roll to be called;

When

Ninety-thrée Senators answered to
their names as follows:
Aiken
Engle

McGee
Allott
Ervin

McNamara
Anderson Fong

Magnuson
Bartlett
Frear

Morse
Beall

Fulbright Morton
Bennett

Goldwater Moss
Bible
Gore

Mundt
Bridges
Green

Murray
Brunsdale Gruening Muskie
Bush
Hart

Pastore
Butler
Hartke

Prouty
Byrd, Va. Hayden

Proxmire
Byrd, W. Va. Hickenlooper Randolph
Cannon
Hill

Robertson
Capehart Holland

Russell
Carlson
Hruska

Saltonstall
Carroll

Humphrey Schoeppel Case, N.J. Jackson

Scott Case, S. Dak. Javits

Smathers Chavez

Johnson, Tex. Smith
Church

Johnston, S.C. Sparkman
Clark
Jordan

Stennis
Cooper
Keating

Symington
Cotton
Kerr

Talmadge
Curtis
Kuchel

Thurmond
Dirksen
Lausche

Wiley
Dodd

Long, Hawaii Williams, Del. Douglas

Long, La. Williams, N.J. Dworshak Lusk

Yarborough Eastland

McCarthy Young, N. Dak. Ellender

McClellan Young, Ohio

producers on public, Indian, and other lands, and for other purposes;

H.R. 10346. An act to amend the Disstrict of Columbia Sales Tax Act so as to increase the rate of tax imposed on gross receipts from certain sales, and for other purposes;

H.R. 12483. An act to amend section 801 of the act entitled “An act to establish a code of law for the District of Columbia," approved March 3, 1901;

H.R. 12497. An act to amend the District of Columbia Income and Franchise Tax Act of 1947, as amended, and the District of Columbia Business Corporation Act, as amended, with respect to certain foreign corporations; and

H.R. 12563. An act to amend the act entitled "An act to provide additional revenue for the District of Columbia, and for other purposes," approved August 17. 1937, as amended.

The President of the United States has informed the House that he approved and signed the following acts and joint resolutions:

On June 12, 1960: H.R. 1542. An act for the relief of Biagio D'Agata;

H.R. 2645. An act for the relief of Jesus Cruz-Figueroa;

H.R. 6816. An act to amend section 57a of the Bankruptcy Act (11 U.S.C. 93(a)) and section 152, title 18, United States Code;

H.R. 8888. An act for the relief of Angela Maria;

H.R. 10572. An act to authorize and direct that the national forests be managed under principles of multiple use and to produce a sustained yield of products and services, and for other purposes;

H.R. 10646. An act to amend the Merchant Marine Act, 1936, in order to extend the life of certain vesels under the provisions of such act from 20 to 25 years;

H.R. 10964. An act to amend the Life Insurance Act of the District of Columbia approved June 19, 1934, as amended;

H.J. Res. 638. Joint resolution relating to deportation of certain aliens; and

H.J. Res. 678. Joint resolution relating to the entry of certain aliens.

On June 27, 1960: H.R. 10000. An act to amend further certain provisions of the District of Columbia tax laws relating to overpayments and refunds of taxes erroneously collected;

H.R. 10183. An act to amend the Fire and Casualty Act regulating the business of fire, marine, and casualty insurance in the District of Columbia;

H.R. 10684. An act to amend sections 1 and 5b of the Life Insurance Act for the District of Columbia; and

H.R. 10761. An act to provide for the representation of indigents in judicial proceedings in the District of Columbia.

HOUSE BILLS REFERRED The bills this day received from the House of Representatives for concurrence were severally read the first and second times by unanimous consent.

Ordered, That the bill H.R. 7885 be referred to the Committee on Finance;

A quorum being present,

MESSAGE FROM THE HOUSE A message from the House of Representatives, by Mr. Bartlett, one of its clerks:

Mr. President: The House of Representatives has agreed to the amendment of the Senate to the bill (H.R. 12052) to extend the Defense Production Act of 1950, as amended, for an additional 2 years.

The House has disagreed to the amendments of the Senate to the bill (H.R. 12231) making appropriations for military construction for the Department of Defense for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1961, and for other purposes; it agrees to the conference asked by the Senate on the disagreeing votes of the two Houses thereon and has appointed Mr. SHEPPARD, Mr. SIKES, Mr. CANNON, Mr. JONAS, and Mr. TABER managers at the same on its part.

The House has passed the following bills, in which it requests the concurrence of the Senate:

H.R. 7885. An act relating to the income tax treatment of nonrefundable capital contributions to Federal National Mortgage Association;

H.R. 8697. An act to amend the District of Columbia Redevelopment Act of 1945 with respect to the requirements for adoption of a redevelopment plan for a project area;

H.R. 8860. An act to stabilize the mining of lead and zinc by small domestic

The Senate resumed the consideration of the report of the committee of conference on the disagreeing votes of the two Houses on the amendments of the Senate to the bill H.R. 12381 to increase for a 1-year period the public debt limit set forth in section 21 of the Second Liberty Bond Act and to extend for 1 year the existing corporate normal tax rate and certain excise taxes.

The question being on agreeing to the conference report, Pending debate,

PRESIDENTIAL APPROVALS A message from the President of the United States, by Mr. Miller, his secretary:

Mr. President: The President of the United States on June 27, 1960, approved and signed the following acts and joint resolution:

S. 1185. An act to provide for the preservation of historical and archeo. logical data (including relics and specimens) which might otherwise be lost as the result of the construction of a dam;

S. 1358. An act to authorize the Secretary of the Interior to provide a headquarters site for Mount Rainier National Park in the general vicinity of Ashford, Wash., and for other purposes.

S. 1892. An act to authorize the Secretary of the Interior to construct, operate, and maintain the Norman project, Oklahoma, and for other purposes;

S. 2327. An act to amend the act entitled "An act to provide for the better registration of births in the District of Columbia, and for other purposes"';

S. 2439. An act to authorize certain teachers in the public schools of the District of Columbia to count as creditable service for retirement purposes certain periods of authorized leave without pay taken by such teachers for educational purposes;

S. 2954. An act to exempt from the District of Columbia income tax compensation paid to alien employees by certain international organizations; and

S.J. Res. 42. Joint resolution to establish an objective for coordinating the development of the District of Columbia with the development of other areas in the Washington metropolitan region and the policy to be followed in the attainment thereof, and for other purposes. CONFERENCE REPORT ON HOUSE BILL 12381

The Senate resumed the consideration of the report of the committee of conference on the disagreeing votes of the two Houses on the amendments of the Senate to the bill (H.R. 12381) to increase for a 1-year period the public debt limit set forth in section 21 of the Second Liberty Bond Act and to extend for 1 year the existing corporate normal tax rate and certain excise taxes.

Senators who voted in the negative
are-
Bartlett Gruening Magnuson
Cannon
Hart

Morse
Carroll
Hartke

Moss
Church
Hill

Muskie
Clark

Humphrey Pastore
Dodd
Jackson

Proxmire
Douglas

Long, Hawaii Symington Engle

Long, La. Williams, N.J. Fulbright McCarthy Yarborough Gore McGee

Young, Ohio Green

McNamara So the conference report was agreed to.

Ordered, That the Secretary notify the House of Representatives thereof.

On motion by Mr. BYRD of Virginia, to reconsider the vote agreeing to the conference report,

On motion by Mr. JOHNSON of Texas,

The motion to reconsider was laid on the table.

The question being on agreeing to the report,

Pending debate,

During remarks by Mr. DOUGLAS, he was called to order by Mr. KERR for reflecting on the motives of Senators.

The PRESIDING OFFICER (Mr. ENGLE in the chair) directed Mr. DOUGLAS to take his seat.

On motion by Mr. PROXMIRE, Mr. DougLAS was permitted to proceed in order.

Pending debate,

Mr. MCCARTHY raised a question as to the presence of a quorum;

Whereupon

The PRESIDING OFFICER (Mr. TALMADGE in the chair) directed the roll to be called;

When

Ninety-three Senators answered to
their names as follows:
Alken
Engle

McGee
Allott
Ervin

McNamara
Anderson Fong

Magnuson
Bartlett
Frear

Morse
Beall

Fulbright Morton
Bennett

Goldwater Moss
Bible
Gore

Mundt
Bridges
Green

Murray
Brunsdale Gruening Muskie
Bush
Hart

Pastore
Butler
Hartke

Prouty
Byrd, Va. Hayden

Proxmire
Byrd, W. Va. Hickenlooper Randolph
Cannon
Hill

Robertson
Capehart Holland

Russell
Carlson
Hruska

Saltonstall
Carroll

Humphrey Schoeppel Case, N.J. Jackson

Scott Case, S. Dak. Javits

Smathers Chavez

Johnson, Tex. Smith
Church

Johnston, S.C. Sparkman
Clark
Jordan

Stennis
Cooper
Keating

Symington
Cotton
Kerr

Talmadge
Curtis
Kuchel

Thurmond
Dirksen
Lausche

Wiley
Dodd

Long, Hawaii Williams, Del. Douglas Long, La. Williams, N.J. Dworshak Lusk

Yarborough Eastland McCarthy Young, N. Dak. Ellender McClellan Young, Ohio

A quorum being present,
After debate,

The question being taken on agreeing to the report,

It was determined in/ Yeas 61 the affirmative------ Nays 32

On motion by Mr. CLARK, The yeas and nays being desired by one-fifth of the Senators present.

Senators who voted in the affirmative areAlken

Dworshak Morton
Allott
Eastland

Mundt
Anderson Ellender Murray
Beall
Ervin

Prouty
Bennett
Fong

Randolph
Bible
Frear

Robertson
Bridges

Goldwater Russell Brunsdale Hayden

Saltonstall
Bush

Hickenlooper Schoeppel
Butler
Holland

Scott
Byrd, Va.
Hruska

Smathers
Byrd, W. Va. Javits

Smith Capehart Johnson, Tex. Sparkman Carlson

Johnston, S.C. Stennis Case, N.J. Jordan

Talmadge
Case, S. Dak. Keating

Thurmond
Chavez
Kerr

Wiley
Cooper
Kuchel

Williams, Del.
Cotton
Lausche

Young, N. Dak. Curtis

Lusk Dirksen

McClellan

MAKING CERTAIN LAWS APPLICABLE TO

BASEBALL Under the order of yesterday, the Presiding Officer (Mr. BYRD of West Virginia in the chair) laid before the Senate the bill (S. 3483) to make the antitrust laws and the Federal Trade Commission Act applicable to the organized team sport of baseball and to limit the applicability of such laws so as to exempt certain aspects of the organized professional team sports of baseball, football, basketball, and hockey, and for other purposes. REGULATION OF INTERSTATE DISTRIBUTION

AND SALE OF CERTAIN HAZARDOUS SUB-
STANCES INTENDED FOR HOUSEHOLD USE

The PRESIDING OFFICER (Mr. LUSK in the chair) laid before the Senate the amendments heretofore received from the House of Representatives for concurrence to the bill (S. 1283) to regulate the interstate distribution and sale of packages of hazardous substances intended or suitable for household use.

The Senate proceeded to consider the said amendments; and

On motion by Mr. MAGNUSON, Resolved. That the Senate agree thereto.

Ordered, That the Secretary notify the House of Representatives thereof.

BROADCAST ACTIVITIES The PRESIDING OFFICER laid before the Senate the amendment heretofore received from the House of Representatives for concurrence to the bill (S. 1886) to amend the Communications Act of 1934 with respect to certain rebroadcasting activities.

The Senate proceeded to consider the said amendment; and

On motion by Mr. MAGNUSON, Resolved, That the Senate agree thereto.

Ordered, That the Secretary notify the House of Representatives thereof.

MESSAGE FROM THE HOUSE A message from the House of Representatives, by Mr. Bartlett, one of its clerks:

Mr. President: The House of Representatives has passed, without amendment, the bill (S. 3179) to increase the authorization for appropriations for construction of facilities for the Gorgas Memorial Laboratory.

The House has disagreed to the amendments of the Senate to the bill (HR. 11748) to continue until the close of June 30, 1961, the suspension of duties on metal scrap, and for other purposes; it asks a conference with the Senate on the disagreeing votes of the two Houses thereon and has appointed Mr. MILLS, Mr. FORAND, Mr. KING of California, Mr. MASON, and Mr. BYRNES of Wisconsin managers of the same on its part. RECONSIDERATION OF THE VOTE ON PASSAGE

OF HOUSE BILL 11953

On motion by Mr. MCCLELLAN, by unanimous consent,

The vote on the passage of the bill (H.R. 11953) to provide for the assessing of Indian trust lands and restricted fee patent Indian lands within the Lummi Indian diking project in the State of Washington was reconsidered; and

Ordered, That the bill be restored to the Calendar. PROFESSIONAL SPORTS ANTITRUST ACT OF

1960 The Senate resumed the consideration of the bill (S. 3483) to make the antitrust laws and the Federal Trade Commission Act applicable to the organized team sport of baseball and to limit the applicability of such laws so as to exempt certain aspects of the organized professional team sports of baseball, football, basketball, and hockey, and for other purposes.

Pending debate,

The reported amendments were agreed to.

ADDITIONAL REPORTS OF COMMITTEES

Mr. FULBRIGHT, by unanimous consent, submitted a report from the Committee on Foreign Relations on events relating to the summit conference, with individual views; which were ordered to be printed.

Mr. ERVIN, by unanimous consent, from the Committee on the Judiciary, to whom was referred the bill (H.R. 2339) to revise, codify, and enact into law, title 39 of the United States Code, entitled “The Postal Service," reported it with amendments and submitted a report (No. 1763) thereon.

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APPROPRIATIONS FOR LEGISLATIVE

DEPARTMENT The ACTING PRESIDENT pro tempore laid before the Senate the message heretofore received from the House of Representatives, announcing its actions on the amendments of the Senate to the bill (H.R. 12232) making appropriations for the legislative branch for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1961, and for other purposes.

On motion by Mr. STENNIS, Resolved, That the Senate further insist upon its amendment No. 44 to the said bill, disagreed to by the House of Representatives, disagree to the amendment of the House to the amendment of Senate Numbered 51, further insist upon its said amendment, and ask further conferences with the House on the disagreeing votes of the two Houses thereon.

Ordered, That the conferees on the part of the Senate be appointed by the Acting President pro tempore: and

The ACTING PRESIDENT pro tempore appointed Mr. STENNIS, Mr. HAYDEN, Mr. CHAVEZ, Mr. JOHNSON of Texas, Mr. BRIDGES, Mr. SALTONSTALL, and Mr. ALLOTT.

Ordered, That the Secretary notify the House of Representatives thereof: PROFESSIONAL ANTITRUST ACT OF 1960

The Senate resumed the consideration of the bill (S. 3483) to make the antitrust laws and the Federal Trade Commission Act applicable to the organized team sport of baseball and to limit the applicability of such laws so as to exempt certain aspects of the organized professional team sports of baseball, football, basketball, and hockey, and for other purposes.

On motion by Mr. WILEY to further amend the bill by inserting on page 2, line 5, page 3, line 3, page 4, line 24, and page 5, line 2, respectively, after the word “basketball” the word baseball, Pending debate,

MESSAGE FROM THE HOUSE A message from the House of Representatives, by Mr. Bartlett, one of its clerks:

Mr. President: The House of Representatives has passed the bill (H.R. 12465) to provide for a simpler method of demanding assessments under the Federal Deposit Insurance Act, and for other purposes; in which it requests the concurrence of the Senate.

The Speaker of the House having signed 12 enrolled bills, viz, H.R. 1844, H.R. 4786, H.R. 5888, HR. 7966, H.R. 8315, H.R. 10108, H.R. 10644, H.R. 10695, H.R. 11646, H.R. 12263, H.R. 12381, and H.R. 12415, I am directed to bring the same to the Senate for the signature of its President.

ENROLLED BILLS SIGNED The Secretary reported that he had examined and found truly enrolled the following bills:

H.R. 1844. An act to amend the Life Insurance Act of the District of Columbia approved June 19, 1934, as amended by the acts of July 2, 1940, and July 12, 1950;

H.R. 4786. An act declaring certain lands to be held in trust for the Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe of Indians of South Dakota;

H.R. 5888. An act to authorize the Secretary of the Navy to transfer to the Massachusetts Port Authority, an instrumentality of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, certain lands and improvements thereon comprising a portion of the so-called E Street Annex, South Boston Annex, Boston Naval Ship

yard, in South Boston, Mass., in exchange for certain other lands;

H.R. 7966. An act to amend section 601 of title 38, United States Code, to provide for the furnishing of needed services of optometrists to veterans having service-connected eye conditions;

H.R. 8315. An act to authorize the Secretary of the Army to lease a portion of Fort Crowder, Mo., to Stella Reorganized Schools R-1, Missouri;

H.R. 10108. An act to authorize reimbursement of certain Veterans' Administration beneficiaries and their attendants for ferry fares, and bridge, road, and tunnel tolls;

H.R. 10644. An act to amend title V of the Merchant Marine Act, 1936, in order to change the limitation of the construction differential subsidy under such title, and for other purposes;

H.R. 10695. An act to provide for rotation in oversea assignments of civilian employees under the Defense Establishment having career-conditional and career appointments in the competitive civil service, and for other purposes;

H.R. 11646. An act to amend the act authorizing the Secretary of Agriculture to collect and publish statistics of the grade and staple length of cotton, as amended, by defining certain offenses in connection with the sampling of cotton for classification and providing a penalty provision, and for other purposes;

H.R. 12263. An act to authorize the conclusion of an agreement for the joint construction by the United States and Mexico of a major international storage dam on the Rio Grande in accordance with the provisions of the treaty of February 3, 1944, with Mexico, and for other purposes;

H.R. 12381. An act to increase for a 1-year period the public debt limit set forth in section 21 of the Second Liberty Bond Act and to extend for 1 year the existing corporate normal-tax rate and certain excise-tax rates, and for other purposes; and

H.R. 12415. An act to amend section 6387(b) of title 10, United States Code, relating to the definition of total commissioned service of certain officers of the naval service.

The ACTING PRESIDENT pro tempore thereupon signed the same.

HOUSE BILL REFERRED The bill H.R. 12465, this day received from the House of Representatives for concurrence, was read the first and second times by unanimous consent and referred to the Committee on Banking and Currency. PROFESSIONAL SPORTS ANTITRUST ACT OF

1960 The Senate resumed the consideration of the bill (S. 3483) to make the antitrust laws and the Federal Trade Commission Act applicable to the organized team sport of baseball and to limit the applicability of such laws so as to exempt certain aspects of the organized professional team sports of baseball, football, basketball, and hockey, and for other purposes.

The question being on agreeing to the amendment proposed by Mr. WILEY in various places in title I,

Pending debate,

Mr. HRUSKA raised a question as to the presence of a quorum;

Whereupon

The ACTING PRESIDENT pro tempore directed the roll to be called;

When

Eighty-six Senators answered to their
names as follows:
Aiken
Fong

Monroney
Allott
Frear

Morse
Anderson Fulbright Morton
Bartlett

Goldwater Moss
Beall
Green

Mundt
Bennett
Hart

Murray
Bible
Hartke

Muskie
Bridges

Hickenlooper Pastore
Brunsdale Hill

Prouty
Butler
Holland

Proxmire
Byrd, Va. Hruska

Randolph
Byrd, W. Va. Humphrey Robertson
Cannon
Jackson

Russell
Carlson
Javits

Saltonstall
Carroll

Johnson, Tex. Schoeppel
Case, N.J. Johnston, S.C. Scott
Case, S. Dak. Jordan

Smathers
Chavez
Keating

Smith
Church
Kerr

Sparkman
Cooper
Kuchel

Stennis
Cotton
Lausche

Symington
Curtis

Long, Hawaii Talmadge
Dodd

Long, La. Thurmond
Douglas
Lusk

Wiley
Dworshak McCarthy Williams, Del.
Eastland

McClellan Williams, N.J.
Ellender
McGee

Yarborough
Engle

McNamara Young, Ohio
Ervin

Magnuson
A quorum being present,

Mr. WILEY modified his proposed amendment by inserting after the word “basketball” wherever it appears in title I of the bill the word baseball.

On motion by Mr. BUTLER, The yeas and nays, being desired by one-fifth of the Senators present, were ordered on the question of agreeing to Mr. WILEY's amendment, as modified.

After debate,

The question being taken on agreeing to the amendment, as modified, proposed by Mr. WILEY, It was determined in Yeas

45 the affirmative..

Nays On motion by Mr. BUTLER, The yeas and nays being desired by one-fifth of the Senators present.

Senators who voted in the affirmative areAiken

Dworshak McNamara
Anderson Engle

Magnuson
Beall
Ervin

Morton
Bennett
Fong

Mundt
Bible
Frear

Muskie
Bridges

Fulbright Prouty
Brunsdale Goldwater Proxmire
Butler
Hart

Robertson
Byrd, Va. Hickenlooper Saltonstall
Cannon
Hruska

Scott
Carlson
Jackson

Smith
Cooper
Jordan

Thurmond
Cotton
Kuchel

Wiley
Curtis
Lausche

Williams, Del.
Douglas McCarthy Young, Ohio

Senators who voted in the negative areAllott Holland

Moss Bartlett

Humphrey Murray Byrd, W. Va. Javits

Pastore Carroll

Johnson, Tex. Randolph
Case, N.J. Johnston, s.c. Russell
Case, S. Dak. Keating

Schoeppel
Chavez
Kerr

Smathers
Church
Long, Hawait

Sparkman
Dodd

Long, La. Stennis Eastland Lusk

Symington
Ellender

McClellan Talmadge
Green
McGee

Williams, N.J.
Hartke

Monroney Yarborough Hull

Morse So the amendment, as modified, was agreed to.

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Ordered, That when the Senate concludes its business today it adjourn until 11 o'clock a.m. tomorrow.

ADJOURNMENT

On motion by Mr. HARTKE, at 8 o'clock and 5 minutes p.m.,

The Senate, under its order of today, adjourned until 11 o'clock a.m. tomorrow.

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On motion by Mr. WILEY to reconsider the vote agreeing to the amendment,

On motion by Mr. BUTLER, The motion to reconsider was laid on the table.

On motion by Mr. CARROLL to recommit the bill to the Committee on the Judiciary without instructions,

It was determined in ( Yeas.--the affirmative--- (Nays.-- 12

On motion by Mr. CARROLL, The yeas and nays being desired by one-fifth of the Senators present,

Senators who voted in the affirmative areAiken Frear

Monroney Allott

Fulbright Morse
Anderson Green

Moss
Beall
Hartke

Murray
Bennett
Hayden

Pastore
Bible

Hickenlooper Prouty Brunsdale Hill

Randolph Byrd, Va. Holland

Robertson Byrd, w. Va. Hruska

Russell
Cannon

Humphrey Saltonstall
Carlson
Jackson

Schoeppel
Carroll
Javits

Scott
Case, N.J. Johnson, Tex. Smith
Chavez

Johnston, S.C. Sparkman
Church
Jordan

Stennis
Clark
Keating

Symington
Cooper
Kerr

Talmadge
Cotton
Kuchel

Thurmond
Curtis
Lausche

Wiley
Dodd

Long, Hawaii Williams, N.J. Dworshak Long, La. Williams, Del Eastland Lusk

Yarborough Ellender

McClellan Young, Ohio Engle

McGee Ervin

Magnuson
Senators who voted in the negative
are-
Bartlett

Goldwater Morton
Butler
Hart

Mundt
Case, S. Dak. McCarthy Muskie
Douglas

McNamara Proxmire So the bill was recommitted to the Committee on the Judiciary. ESTABLISHMENT OF ARKANSAS POST NA

TIONAL MEMORIAL On motion by Mr. JOHNSON of Texas,

The Senate proceeded to consider the bill (H.R. 6108) to provide for the establishment of the Arkansas Post National Memorial, in the State of Arkansas; and no amendment being made,

Ordered, That the bill pass to a third reading.

The said bill was read the third time.
Resolved, That it pass.

Ordered, That the Secretary notify the House of Representatives thereof.

On motion by Mr. JOHNSON of Texas to reconsider the vote on the passage of the bill,

On motion by Mr. HOLLAND, The motion to reconsider was laid on the table.

ment as follows: In the matter proposed to be inserted by the Senate amendment insert, on page 1, line 5, of the Senate engrossed amendments, immediately before "result”, the following: direct; and the Senate agree to the same.

Amendment numbered 3: That the House recede from its disagreement to the amendment of the Senate numbered 3, and agree to the same.

Amendment numbered 4: That the House recede from its disagreement to the amendment of the Senate numbered 4, and agree to the same with an amend. ment as follows: In lieu of the matter proposed to be inserted by the Senate amendment insert the following: prescribe; and the Senate agree to the same.

MIKE MONRONEY,
CLAIR ENGLE,

By MIKE MONRONEY,
E. L. BARTLETT,
ANDREW F. SCHOEPPEL,

THRUSTON B. MORTON,
Managers on the part of the Senate.

JOHN BELL WILLIAMS,
MORGAN M. MOULDER,
JOHN JARMAN,
STEVEN B. DEROUNIAN,

J. ARTHUR YOUNGER,
Managers on the Part of the House.

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 29, 1960 The VICE PRESIDENT called the Senate to order at 11 o'clock a.m. and the Chaplain offered prayer.

THE JOURNAL On motion by Mr. MANSFIELD, and by unanimous consent,

The reading of the Journal of the proceedings of Tuesday, June 28, 1960, was dispensed with.

COMMITTEES AUTHORIZED TO SIT The following-named committees were authorized to sit today during the session of the Senate:

The Committee on Finance, the Committee on Interior and Insular Affairs, the Subcommittee on Patents of the Committee on the Judiciary, the Committee on Interstate and Foreign Commerce on today, and the Committee on Foreign Relations on tomorrow; on the request of Mr. MANSFIELD.

The Subcommittee on Labor of the Committee on Labor and Public Welfare, on the request of Mr. ELLENDER. ANNOUNCEMENT OF ADDRESS BY KING OF

THAILAND Mr. MANSFIELD announced that at 12:15 o'clock p.m. today the Senate would recess to proceed to the Hall of the House of Representatives to hear an address by the King of Thailand. CONFERENCE REPORT ON HOUSE BILL 4049

Mr. MONRONEY submitted the following conference report:

The committee of conference on the disagreeing votes of the two Houses on the amendments of the Senate to the bill (H.R. 4049) to amend the Federal Aviation Act of 1958 in order to authorize free or reduced-rate transportation for certain additional persons, having met, after full and free conference, have agreed to recommend and do recommend to their respective Houses as follows:

Amendment numbered 1: That the House recede from its disagreement to the amendment of the Senate numbered 1, and agree to the same with an amendment as follows: Restore the matter proposed to be stricken out by the Senate amendment, omit the matter proposed to be inserted by the Senate amendment, and on page 2, line 1, of the House engrossed bill, immediately after "employees" and before the parenthesis, insert the following: who are receiving retirement benefits from any air carrier or foreign air carrier; and the Senate agree to the same.

Amendment numbered 2: That the House recede from its disagreement to the amendment of the Senate numbered 2, and agree to the same with an amend

The Senate proceeded to consider the said report; and

Resolved, That the Senate agree thereto.

Ordered, That the Secretary notify the House of Representatives thereof. RECONSIDERATION OF ACTION ON CERTAIN AMENDMENTS TO HOUSE BILL 12232

On motion by Mr. WILLIAMS of Delaware, and by unanimous consent,

The action of the Senate yesterday further insisting on Senate amendments Nos. 44 and 51 to the bill (H.R. 12232) making appropriations for the legislative branch for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1961, and for other purposes, and disagreeing to the amendment of the House of Representatives to Senate amendment No. 51, asking a further con. ference with the House thereon and the appointment of conferees, was reconsidered.

AUTHORIZATION OF APPROPRIATIONS FOR

CONSTRUCTION OF HIGHWAYS

On motion by Mr. JOHNSON of Texas,

The Senate proceeded to consider the bill (H.R. 10495) to authorize appropriations for the fiscal years 1962 and 1963, for the construction of certain highways in accordance with title 23 of the United States Code, and for other purposes.

On motion by Mr. JOHNSON of Texas, and by unanimous consent,

PRESIDENTIAL APPROVALS A message from the President of the United States by Mr. Miller, his secretary:

Mr. President: The President of the United States on June 29, 1960, approved and signed the following acts:

S. 899. An act to repeal certain provisions of law requiring the submission of certain reports to Congress, and for other purposes;

S. 1765. An act to authorize and direct the Treasury to cause the vessel Edith Q., owned by James O. Quinn, of Sunset, Maine, to be documented as a vessel of the United States with limited coastwise privileges; and

S. 3130. An act for the relief of AnneMarie Stehlin.

Ordered, That the Secretary notify the House of Representatives thereof.

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