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ments of the Senate to the bill (H.R. 12311) to extend for 1 year the Sugar Act of 1948, as amended, it agrees to the conference asked by the Senate on the disagreeing votes of the two Houses thereon and has appointed Mr. COOLEY, Mr. POAGE, Mr. ALBERT, Mr. THOMPSON of Texas, Mr. HOEVEN, Mr. BELCHER, and Mr. MCINTIRE.

RECESS On motion by Mr. MANSFIELD, at 3 o'clock and 17 minutes a.m.,

The Senate took a recess subject to the call of the Chair.

AT 6 O'CLOCK AND 8 MINUTES A.M. The PRESIDING OFFICER (Mr. BARTLETT in the chair) called the Senate to order.

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 report of the committee of conference on the disagreeing votes of the two Houses on the amendments of the Senate to the bill (HR. 12311) to extend for 1 year the Sugar Act of 1948, as amended.

balance of the calendar year 1960 in such amount or amounts as he shall find from time to time to be in the national interest.

It was determined in /Yeas.-- 29 the negative.-

(Nays.----- 30 On motion by Mr. JOHNSON of Texas,

The yeas and nays being desired by one-fifth of the Senators present,

Senators who voted in the affirmative
are
Alken
Ellender

Long, La.
Allott
Fong

Morse
Bennett

Hickenlooper Morton
Carroll
Hruska

Mundt
Case, N.J.

Humphrey Prouty
Case, S. Dak. Jackson

Proxmire
Church
Javits

Randolph
Clark
Keating

Scott
Curtis
Kuchel

Sparkman
Dworshak Lausche

Senators who voted in the negative are


Anderson Gruening McClellan
Bartlett
Hart

Mansfield
Brunsdale Hartke

Moss
Bush
Hayden

Muskie
Byrd, W. Va. Holland

Smith
Dirksen

Johnson, Tex. Thurmond
Dodd
Jordan

Williams, N.J. Engle

Kefauver Yarborough
Ervin
Lusk

Young, N. Dak. Green

McCarthy Young, Ohio So Mr. MORSE's amendment was not agreed to.

Ordered, That the amendments be engrossed and the bill read a third time.

The said bill, as amended, was read the third time.

Resolved, That it pass and that the title thereof be amended, to read: “An Act to amend the Sugar Act of 1948, as amended."

On motion by Mr. JOHNSON of Texas,

Resolved, That the Senate insist upon its amendments to the said bill and ask a conference with the House of Representatives thereon.

Ordered, That the conferees on the part of the Senate be appointed by the Presiding Officer; and

The PRESIDING OFFICER (Mr. McCLELLAN in the chair) appointed Mr. LONG of Louisiana, Mr. ANDERSON, and Mr. BENNETT.

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. DIRKSEN, The motion to reconsider was laid on the table.

RECESS On motion by Mr. JOHNSON of Texas, at 2 o'clock and 4 minutes a.m.,

The Senate took a recess subject to the call of the Chair.

AT 3 O'CLOCK AND 15 MINUTES A.M. The PRESIDING OFFICER (Mr. RANDOLPH in the chair) called the Senate to order.

CONFERENCE REPORT OF HOUSE BILL 12311

Mr. LONG of Lousiana 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. 12311) to extend for 1 year the Sugar Act of 1948, as amended, 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 8, 10, and 12.

That the House recede from its disagreement to the amendments of the Senate numbered 3, 4, 9, 11, and 13, and agree to the same.

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 amend. ment as follows: In lieu of the matter proposed to be stricken by the Senate amendment insert the following: That section 412 of the Sugar Act of 1948 (relating to termination of the powers of the Secretary under the Act) is amended (1) by striking out December 31, 1960" and inserting in lieu thereof March 31, 1961", (2) by inserting , until March 31, 1961," after "power", and (3) by striking out "the crop year 1969 and previous crop yearsand inserting in lieu thereof "any crop year beginning prior to March 31, 1961".; 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 amendment as follows: In lieu of the matter proposed to be stricken by the Senate amendment insert the following:

Sec. 2. Sections 4501(c) and 6412(d) (relating to the termination and refund of taxes on sugar) of the Internal Reve

nue Code of 1954 are amended by striking out June 30, 1961" in each place it appears therein and inserting in lieu thereof September 30, 1961".

And the Senate agree to the same.

Amendment numbered 5: That the House recede from its disagreement to the amendment of the Senate numbered 5, and agree to the same with an amendment as follows: In lieu of the matter proposed to be inserted by the Senate amendment insert the following: Sec. 3; and the Senate agree to the same.

Amendment numbered 6: That the House recede from its disagreement to the amendment of the Senate numbered 6, and agree to the same with an amendment as follows: Omit the matter proposed to be inserted by the Senate amendment and on page 2, line 20, of the House bill strike out “December 31, 1961" and insert in lieu thereof March 31, 1961; and the Senate agree to the same.

Amendment numbered 7: That the House recede from its disagreement to the amendment of the Senate numbered 7, and agree to the same with an amendment as follows: In lieu of the matter proposed to be stricken out by the Senate amendment insert and for the threemonth period ending March 31, 1961; and the Senate agree to the same.

Amendment numbered 14: That the House recede from its disagreement to the amendment of the Senate numbered 14, and agree to the same with an amendment as follows: In lieu of the matter proposed to be inserted by the Senate amendment insert the following: Sec. 4; and the Senate agree to the same.

That the House recede from its disagreement to the amendment of the Senate to the title of the bill and agree to the same.

RUSSELL B. LONG,
CLINTON P. ANDERSON,

WALLACE F. BENNETT,
Managers on the Part of the Senate.

HAROLD D. COOLEY,
W.R. POAGE,
CARL ALBERT,
CLARK W. THOMPSON,
CHARLES B. HOEVEN,
PAGE BELCHER,

CLIFFORD G. MCINTIRE, Managers on the Part of the House. The Senate proceeded to consider the said report.

On the question of agreeing to the report,

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

Whereupon

The PRESIDING OFFICER directed the roll to be called;

When

Fifty-six Senators answered to their
names, as follows:
Aiken
Clark

Hart
Allott
Curtis

Hartke
Bartlett
Dirksen

Hayden
Bennett
Dodd

Hickenlooper
Bush

Dworshak Holland
Byrd, W. Va. Ellender

Hruska
Carroll
Engle

Jackson
Case, N.J.
Ervin

Johnson, Tex. Case, S. Dak. Fong

Johnston, s.c. Church

Goldwater Jordan

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 disagreed to the amend

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On motion by Mr. LONG of Louisiana to reconsider the vote agreeing to the report,

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

Concurrent Resolution 112, as amended, and the provisions of rule XXXVIII of the Standing Rules of the Senate, the status quo of nominations now pending and not finally acted upon at the time of taking such adjournment shall be preserved.

The Senate proceeded, by unanimous consent to consider the said resolution; and

Resolved, That the Senate agree thereto.

A quorum being present,

AUTHORITY FOR SECRETARY TO RECEIVE

MESSAGES FROM THE HOUSE Mr. JOHNSON of Texas submitted the following order; which was considered and agreed to:

Ordered, That, notwithstanding the adjournment of the two Houses under Senate Concurrent Resolution 112, the Secretary be, and he is hereby, authorized to receive messages from the House of Representatives.

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 concurrent resolution (s. Con. Res. 112) providing for an adjournment of the two Houses from July 2, 1960, to August 8, 1960, with amendments, in which it requests the concurrence of the Senate.

The House has agreed to the following concurrent resolution (H. Con. Res. 712); in which it requests the concurrence of the Senate:

Resolved by the House of Representatives (the Senate concurring), That notwithstanding the adjournment of the two Houses until August the 8 and 15, 1960, the Speaker of the House of Representatives and the President of the Senate be, and they are hereby, authorized to sign enrolled bills and joint resolutions duly passed by the two Houses and found truly enrolled. CONFERENCE REPORT ON HOUSE BILL 12311

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. 12311) to extend for 1 year the Sugar Act of 1948, as amended.

The question being on agreeing to the report,

After debate,

The question being on agreeing to the report,

It was determined ins Yeas---- 32 the affirmative------ Nays. 24

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

Senators who voted in the affirmative
are
Bartlett
Hayden

Mansfield
Bennett
Holland

Moss
Byrd, W. Va. Johnson, Tex. Scotc
Case, N.J. Johnston, S.C. Sparkman
Dirksen
Jordan

Stennis
Dodd

Kefauver Talmadge
Engle
Kuchel

Thurmond
Ervin

Long Hawaii Williams, N.J. Fong

Long. La. Yarborough Hart

McCarthy Young, Ohio Hartke

McClellan
Senators who voted in the negative
are-
Alken

Dworshak Lusk
Allott
Ellender

Morse
Bush

Goldwater Mundt Carroll

Hickenlooper Muskie
Case, S. Dak. Hruska

Prouty
Church
Jackson

Proxmire
Clark
Keating

Randolph
Curtis
Lausche

Smith So the conference report was agreed to.

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

ADJOURNMENT OF THE TWO HOUSES ON JULY

3, TO AUGUST 8, AND AUGUST 15, 1960

The PRESIDING OFFICER laid before the Senate the amendment this day received from the House of Representatives for concurrence to the text of the concurrent resolution (S. Con. Res. 112) providing for an adjournment of the two Houses from July 2, 1960, to August 8, 1960, together with the amendment to the title providing the same reads as follows: "Concurrent resolution providing for the adjournment of the Senate from July 3, 1960, to August 8, 1960, and the adjournment of the House from July 3, 1960, to August 15, 1960.”

The Senate proceeded to consider the said amendments; and

On motion by Mr. JOHNSON of Texas,

Resolved, That the Senate agree thereto.

Ordered, That the Secretary notify the House of Representatives thereof. AUTHORITY TO SIGN ENROLLED BILLS AND

JOINT RESOLUTIONS The PRESIDING OFFICER laid before the Senate the concurrent resolution (H. Con. Res. 712) authorizing the Speaker of the House of Representatives and the President of the Senate to sign enrolled bills and joint resolutions duly passed by the two Houses and found truly enrolled, notwithstanding the adjournment of the two Houses until August 8 and 15, 1960, this day received from the House of Representatives for concurrence; which was read.

The Senate proceeded to consider the said concurrent resolution; and

On motion by Mr. JOHNSON of Texas,

Resolved, That the Senate agree thereto.

Ordered, That the Secretary notify the House of Representatives thereof. AUTHORITY FOR VICE PRESIDENT TO MAKE

APPOINTMENTS FOLLOWING ADJOURN-
MENT

Mr. JOHNSON of Texas submitted the following resolution (S. Res. 352):

Resolved, That notwithstanding the adjournment of the two Houses pursuant to Senate Concurrent Resolution 112, the President of the Senate be, and he is hereby, authorized to make appointments to commissions or committees authorized by law, by concurrent action of the two Houses, or by order of the Senate.

The Senate proceeded, by unanimous consent, to consider the said resolution; and

Resolved, That the Senate agree thereto.

RESERVING STATUS QUO OF NOMINATIONS

Mr. JOHNSON of Texas submitted the following resolution (S. Res. 351):

Resolved, That notwithstanding the adjournment of the Senate under Senate

ADJUSTMENT OF RATES OF BASIC COMPENSA

TION OF CERTAIN OFFICERS AND EM-
PLOYEES OF FEDERAL GOVERNMENT

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

Ordered, That the bill (S. 3672) to adjust the rates of basic compensation of certain officers and employees of the Federal Government, and for other purposes, be postponed indefinitely. LOCK AND DAM NO. 10, KENTUCKY RIVER,

MADISON COUNTY, KY.

On motion by Mr. JOHNSON of Texas,

The Senate proceeded to consider the bill (S. 3324) to authorize and direct the Secretary of the Army to convey part of lock and dam No. 10, Kentucky River, Madison County, Ky., to the Pioneer National Monument Association for use as a part of a historic site. ENROLLED BILLS AND JOINT RESOLUTION

PRESENTED The Secretary reported that on today he presented to the President of the United States the following enrolled bills and joint resolution:

S. 598. An act for relief of Anthony Di Giovanni;

S. 1409. An act for the relief of Donald B. Thurston and other employees of the Fish and Wildlife Service;

S. 1454. An act for the relief of Keitha L. Baker;

S. 1509. An act to amend the Interstate Commerce Act, as amended, to provide "grandfather” rights for certain motor carriers and freight forwarders operating in interstate or foreign commerce within Alaska and between Alaska and other States of the United States, and for certain water carriers operating within Alaska, to provide "grandfather" rights for certain freight forwarders operating between Hawaii and other States of the United States, and for other purposes;

S. 1600. An act for the relief of Grace L. Patton;

S. 1965. An act to make uniform provisions of law with respect to the terms of office of the members of certain regulatory agencies;

S. 2113. An act for the relief of George K. Caldwell;

S. 2197. An act to protect the public health by amending the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act so as to authorize the use of suitable color additives in or on foods, drugs, and cosmetics, in accordance with regulations prescribing the conditions (including maximum tolerances) under which such additives may be safely used;

S. 2277. An act for the relief of Geo. D. Emery Co.;

S. 2548. An act for the relief of Henry C. Larson;

S. 2689. An act for the relief of Hwachii Lien;

S. 2744. An act to extend the term of design patent numbered 21,053, dated September 22, 1891, for a badge granted to George Brown Goode, and assigned to the National Society, Daughters of the American Revolution;

S. 2817. An act for the relief of Joseph R. Paquette;

S. 2855. An act for the relief of Brenda Nicholson Miller;

S. 2857. An act to amend the Civil Service Retirement Act so as to provide for disposition of contributions in the case of annuitants whose length of seryice exceeds the amount necessary to provide the maximum annuity allowable under such act, and for other purposes;

S. 3105. An act for the relief of William Y. Allen, Jr., Donald Baldwin Quintero, Johann Friedrich Stapelfeld, and Kenneth Gordon Woods;

S. 3125. An act for the relief of Robert William Neal, Robert J. Naumann, Charles LeRoy Van Slyke, and Franklin Jordan;

S. 3545. An act to amend section 4 of the act of January 21, 1929 (48 U.S.C. 354(c)), and for other purposes; and

S.J. Res. 41. Joint resolution to establish a National Institute for International Health and Medical Research, to provide for international cooperation in health research, research training, and research planning, and for other purposes. ADJOURNMENT OF SENATE TO AUGUST 8,

1960 On motion by Mr. JOHNSON of Texas, at 8 o'clock and 33 minutes a.m. (Sunday, July 3, 1960),

The Senate, pursuant to Senate Concurrent Resolution 112, as amended, adjourned until Monday, August 8, 1960. ENROLLED BILLS AND JOINT RESOLUTIONS

SIGNED Subsequent to the adjournment of the Senate to a date certain, the President pro tempore, under the authority of the House Concurrent Resolution 712, signed the following bills and joint resolutions, which had been previously signed by the Speaker of the House of Representatives and examined and found truly enrolled by the Secretary of the Senate:

S. 2585. An act for the relief of Joseph Lue Fan and Aura Joan Lue Fan;

S. 2674. An act to authorize the acquisition of certain lands for addition to Harpers Ferry National Monument, and for other purposes;

S. 2765. An act for the relief of Safia Skolopoulos;

S. 2969. An act to authorize the award posthumously of appropriate medals to Chaplain George L. Fox, Chaplain Alexanger D. Goode, Chaplain Clark V. Poling, and Chaplain John P. Washington;

S. 3247. An act to amend the act of September 9, 1959 (73 Stat. 473), to provide that payment for the lands covered by such act may be made on a deferred basis;

S. 3319. An act to authorize the Administrator of General Services to release the recapture provisions contained in the conveyance of certain real property to the city of Little Rock, Ark., and for other purpases;

S. 3450. An act to amend section 22 (relating to the endowment and support of colleges of agriculture and the mechanic arts) of the act of June 29, 1935, to increase the authorized appropriation for resident teaching grants to landgrant institutions;

S. 3616. An act to deny to the District of Columbia, in suits on claims arising out of the negligent operation of vehicles owned or controlled by it and operated by its employees in the performance of their official duties, the defense of governmental immunity, to relieve such employees of liability in such cases to third persons, and for other purposes;

H.R. 308. An act to authorize the Secretary of State to evaluate in dollars certain financial assistance loans expressed in foreign currencies arising as a result of World War II, and for other purposes;

H.R.1422. An act for the relief of Alessandro Maraessa;

H.R. 1493. An act for the relief of Antonio Mendez Garcia and Palmira Lavin Garcia;

H.R. 1588. An act for the relief of Julius F. Steinhoff;

H.R.1643. An act for the relief of Francesco Carozza;

H.R. 2117. An act for the relief of Ireneo B. Brodit and Antonio D. Brodit;

H.R. 2124. An act for the relief of Mrs. Teruko Teri Miyamoto (nee Ikeda);

H.R. 2705. An act for the relief of Bernardo Paternostro;

H.R. 2716. An act for the relief of Miss Elisabeth Hollander;

H.R. 2944. An act for the relief of Luciano Di Franco;

H.R. 3524. An act for the relief of certain aliens;

H.R. 3804. An act for the relief of Rosolina Ciuferri;

H.R. 3900. An act to permit the admission to registry and the use in coastwise trade of certain foreign-built hydrofoil vessels;

H.R. 4546. An act for the relief of Margaret P. Copin;

H.R. 4555. An act for the relief of Anatolijs Janitis;

H.R. 4595. An act to clarify and make uniform certain provisions of law relating to special postage rates for educational, cultural, and library materials, and for other purposes;

H.R. 4970. An act for the relief of Haralambos Groutas;

H.R. 5055. An act to amend the restriction on the use of certain real property heretofore conveyed to the city of St. Augustine, Fla., by the United States;

H.R. 5436. An act to provide for a register in the Department of Commerce in which shall be listed the names of certain persons who have had their motor vehicle operator's licenses revoked;

H.R. 5647. An act for the relief of Wong Gee Sing;

H.R. 6556. An act to amend subdivision (c) of section 39 of the Bankruptcy Act (11 U.S.C. 67c) so as to clarify time for review or orders of referees;

H.R. 6804. An act for the relief of Mary Elizabeth Tighe Crespo;

H.R. 7004. An act to facilitate the administration of the public lands, and for other purposes;

H.R. 7367 An act for the relief of Chieko Sakano and her child, Masao Sakano;

H.R. 7379. An act to amend the act of July 27, 1956, with respect to the detention of mail for temporary periods in the public interest, and for other purposes;

H.R. 7425. An act for the relief of Mrs. Humiko Ross;

H.R. 7551. An act for the relief of Hubert O. Beckles;

H.R. 7593. An act to provide that the Civil Aeronautics Board may temporarily authorize certain air carriers to engage in supplemental air transportation, and for other purposes;

H.R. 7634. An act authorizing the construction, repair, and preservation of certain public works on rivers and harbors for navigation, flood control, and for other purposes;

H.R. 7895. An act for the relief of Gloria Anne Loveday;

H.R. 8229. An act to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1954 to provide an exemption from income tax for supplemental unemployment benefit trusts;

H.R. 8384. An act for the relief of Otto Small;

H.R. 9042. An act for the relief of Anna Semechole Marcolina;

H.R. 9610. An act for the relief of Sister Frances Cabrini (Virginia Bilbao);

H.R. 9786. An act to amend sections 511 and 512 of title 38, United States Code, to permit Indian War and SpanishAmerican War veterans to elect to receive pension at the rates applicable to veterans of World War I;

H.R. 9960. An act for the relief of Doctor Tze I. Chiang;

H.R. 10002. An act for the relief of Ida Exle (nee Ida Sterio);

H.R. 10495 An act 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;

H.R. 10511. An act to grant additional benefit to persons receiving cash relief under the Panama Canal Cash Relief Act of July 8, 1937;

H.R. 10793. An act for the relief of Ray C. Thompson;

H.R. 10952. An act to authorize the National Society Daughters of the American Colonists to use certain real property in the District of Columbia as the national headquarters of that society;

H.R. 10997. An act to grant to the Government of Guam certain filled lands, submerged lands, and tidelands;

H.R. 11135. An act to aid in the development of a coordinated system of transportation for the National Capital region; to create a temporary National Capital Transportation Agency; to authorize negotiation to create an interstate agency; and for other purposes;

H.R. 11389. An act making appropriations for the Executive Office of the President and sundry general Government agencies for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1961, and for other purposes;

H.R. 11516. An act to create a judicial officer for the Post Office Department;

H.R. 11545. An act to amend the act of October 31, 1949, with respect to payments to Bernalillo County, N. Mex., for furnishing hospital care for certain Indians;

H.R. 11748. An act to contnue until the close of June 30, 1961, the suspension of duties on metal scrap, and for other purposes;

H.R. 11776. An act making appropriations for sundry independent executive bureaus, boards, commissions, corporations, agencies, and offices, for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1961, and for other purposes;

H.R. 11854. An act to clarify the ownership of certain church properties located in the Virgin Islands;

H.R. 11931. An act to amend the act of March 3, 1901, with respect to the time within which a caveat to will must be filed in the District of Columbia;

H.R. 12231. An act making appropriations for military construction for the Department of Defense for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1961, and for other purposes;

H.R. 12311. An act to amend the Sugar Act of 1948, as amended.

H.R. 12465. An act to provide for a simpler method of determining assessments under the Federal Deposit Insurance Act, and for other purposes;

H.R. 12584. An act to amend the Uniform Narcotic Drug Act for the District of Columbia;

H.R. 12740. An act making supplemental appropriations for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1961, and for other purposes;

H.J. Res. 397. Joint resolution to enable the United States to participate in the resettlement of certain refugees, and for other purposes;

H.J. Res. 605. Joint resolution providing for the preparation and completion of plans for a comprehensive observance of the 175th anniversary of the formation of the Constitution of the United States;

H.J. Res. 672. Joint resolution authorizing and requesting the President to issue a proclamation with respect to the 1960 Pacific Festival, and for other purposes; and

H.J. Res. 722. Joint resolution relating to the entry of certain aliens.

ENROLLED BILLS PRESENTED The following enrolled bills, heretofore duly signed by the Presiding Officers of the two Houses, were presented to the President of the United States on July 5, 1960, by the Secretary of the Senate:

S. 1315. An act for the incorporation of the Blue Star Mothers of America, Inc.;

S. 2585. An act for the relief of Joseph Lue Fan and Aura Joan Lue Fan;

S. 2674. An act to authorize the acquisition of certain lands for addition to Harpers Ferry National Monument, and for other purposes;

S. 2765. An act for the relief of Sofia Skolopoulos;

S. 2969. An act to authorize the award posthumously of appropriate medals to Chaplain George L. Fox, Chaplain Alexander D. Goode, Chaplain Clark V. Poling, and Chaplain John P. Washington;

S. 3076. An act for the relief of Daisy Pong Hi Tong Li;

S. 3247. An act to amend the act of September 9, 1959 (73 Stat. 473), to provide that payment for the lands covered by such act may be made on a deferred basis;

S. 3319. An act to authorize the Administrator of General Services to release the recapture provisions contained in the conveyance of certain real property to the city of Little Rock, Ark., and for other purposes;

S. 3450. An act to amend section 22 (relating to the endowment and support of colleges of agriculture and the mechanic arts) of the act of June 29, 1935, to increase the authorized appropriation for resident teaching grants to landgrant institutions; and

S. 3616. An act to deny to the District of Columbia, in suits on claims arising out of the negligent operation of vehicles owned or controlled by it and operated by its employees in the performance of their official duties, the defense of governmental immunity, to relieve such employees of liability in such cases to third persons, and for other purposes. APPROVAL OF BILLS AND JOINT RESOLUTIONS

The President of the United States, subsequent to the adjournment of the Senate to a date certain, notified the Secretary of the Senate that he had approved acts and joint resolutions, as follows:

On June 30, 1960: H.R. 8186. An act to amend titles 10 and 14, United States Code, with respect to reserve commissioned officers of the Armed Forces;

H.R. 8457. An act for the relief of Richard Schoenfelder and Lidwina S. Wagner;

H.R. 9226. An act for the relief of Pietro Mela;

H.R. 9322. An act to make permanent the existing suspension of duties on certain coarse wool;

H.R. 9652. An act for the relief of Lt. Col. Alonzo C. Tenney;

H.R. 9862. An act to continue for 2 years the existing suspension of duties on

certain lathes used for shoe last roughing or for shoe last finishing, and to extend the suspension of duty on imports of casein;

H.R. 9881. An act to extend for 2 years the existing provisions of law relating to the free importation of personal and household effects brought into the United States under Government orders;

H.R. 10569. An act making appropriations for the Treasury and Post Office Departments, and the Tax Court of the United States for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1961, and for other purposes;

H.R. 10631. An act for the relief of George T. Moore, Carl D. Berry, and Dr. Harold J. Heck;

H.R. 11001. An act to provide for the participation of the United States in the International Development Association.

H.R. 12052. An act to extend the Defense Production Act of 1950, as amended, for an additional 2 years;

H.R. 12115. An act to extend the minimum national marketing quota for extra long staple cotton to the 1961 crop;

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;

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; and

H.J. Res. 688. Joint resolution for the relief of certain aliens.

On July 1, 1960: H.R. 12346. An act to amend section 14(b) of the Federal Reserve Act, as amended, to extend for 2 years the authority of Federal Reserve banks to purchase U.S. obligations directly from the Treasury.

On July 2, 1960: H.J. Res. 778. Joint resolution making temporary appropriations for the fiscal year 1961, and for other purposes.

On July 5, 1960: S. 1018. An act to authorize and direct the transfer of certain personal property to State and county agencies engaged in cooperative agricultural extension work;

S. 1752. An act for the relief of Stamatina Kalpaka;

S. 2053. An act to provide for the acceptance by the United States of a fish hatchery in the Sate of South Carolina;

S. 2174. An act to permit the filing of applications for patents to certain lands in Florida;

S. 2331. An act to provide for the hospitalization, at St. Elizabeths Hospital in the District of Columbia or elsewhere, of certain nationals of the United States adjudged insane or otherwise found mentally ill in foreign countries, and for other purposes;

S. 2443. An act for the relief of Edgar Harold Bradley;

S. 2481. An act to continue the application of the Merchant Marine Act of 1936, as amended, to certain functions relating to fishing vessels transferred to the Secretary of the Interior, and for other purposes;

S. 2618. An act to authorize the exchange of certain war-built vessels for more modern and efficient war-built vessels owned by the Unted States;

S. 3189. An act to further amend the shipping laws to prohibit operation in the coastwise trade of a rebuilt vessel unless the entire rebuilding is effected within the United States, and for other purposes;

S. 3226. An act to amend section 809 of the National Housing Act;

S. 3485. An act to amend section 7 of the Administrative Expenses Act of 1946, as amended, to provide for the payment of travel and transportation cost for persons selected for appointment to certain positions in the United States, and for other purposes;

H.R. 1600. An act for the relief of Francis M. Haischer;

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. 3122. An act directing the Secretary of the Interior to issue a homestead patent to the heirs of Frank L. Wilhelm;

H.R. 3789. An act for the relief of Preciolita V. Corliss (nee Preciolita Valera);

H.R. 3805. An act for the relief of Religiosa Luigia Frizzo, Religiosa Vittoria Garzoni, Religiosa Maria Ramus, Religiosa Ines Ferrario, and Religiosa Roberta Ciccone;

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. 4964. An act for the relief of Mrs. Betty L. Fonk;

H.R. 5033. An act for the relief of Betty Keenan;

H.R. 5569. An act to amend title 10, United States Code, to authorize the award of certain medals within 2 years after a determination by the Secretary concerned that because of loss or inadvertence the recommendation was not processed;

H.R. 6081. An act for the relief of M. Sgt. Emery C. Jones;

H.R. 8226. An act to add certain lands to Castillo de San Marcos National Monument in the State of Florida;

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-I, Missouri;

H.R. 8740. An act to provide for the leasing of oil and gas interests in certain lands owned by the United States in the State of Texas;

H.R. 9201. An act to validate certain mining claims in California;

H.R. 9443. An act for the relief of Mrs. Ethel B. Morgan;

H.R. 9541. An act to amend section 109(g) of the Federal Property and Administrative Services Act of 1949;

H.R. 9921. An act to validate certain payments of additional pay for sea duty made to members and former members of the U.S. Coast Guard;

H.R. 10021. An act providing a uniform law for the transfer of securities to and by fiduciaries in the District of Columbia;

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. 10695. An act to provide for the 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; and

H.R. 12265. An act to amend title 10, United States Code, to authorize certain persons to administer oaths and to perform notarial acts for persons serving with, employed by, or accompanying the Armed Forces outside the United States.

On July 6, 1960: H.R. 3291. An act to amend title 10, United States Code, with respect to certain medals;

H.R. 4251. An act to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1954 with respect to the limitation on the deduction of exploration expenditures;

H.R. 6108. An act to provide for the establishment of the Arkansas Post National Memorial, in the State of Arkansas;

H.R. 9142. An act to provide for payment for lands heretofore conveyed to the United States as a basis for lieu selections from the public domain, and for other purposes; and

H.R. 12311. An act to amend the Sugar Act of 1948, as amended.

On July 7, 1960: S. 1886. An act to amend the Communications Act of 1934 with respect to certain rebroadcasting activities;

S. 2384. An act for the relief of Tommy Tadayoshi Shuto (Tadayoshi Takeda);

S. 2566. An act for the relief of Peter Leo Bahr, John Trevor Jefferies, Chairman Candy Jefferies, and Stephen Reid Jefferies;

S. 2941. An act for the relief of MingChen Hsu;

H.R. 2584. An act for the relief of Courgen H. Assaturian;

H.R. 2665. An act for the relief of Briccio Garces de Castro;

H.R. 2823. An act for the relief of Fumie Yoshioka;

H.R. 3375. An act to encourage and stimulate the production and conservation of coal in the United States through research and development by authorizing the Secretary of the Interior to contract for coal research, and for other purposes;

H.R. 3534. An act for the relief of Epifanio Trupiano;

H.R. 3923. An act to provide for the presentation of a medal to persons who

have served as members of a U.S. expedition to Antarctica;

H.R. 4670. An act for the relief of Karnail Singh Mahal;

H.R. 5888. An act to authorize the Secretary of the Navy to transfer to the Massachusetts Port Authority, an instrumentality of the Comonwealth of Massachusetts, certain lands and improvements thereon comprising a portion of the so-called E Street Annex, South Boston Annex, Boston Naval Shipyard, in South Boston, Mass., in exchange for certain other lands;

H.R. 7932. An act for the relief of William E. Dulin;

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. 8212. An act to amend title 10, United States Code, with respect to the procedure for ordering certain members of the reserve components to active duty and the requirements for physical examination of members of the reserve components, and for other purposes;

H.R. 8241. An act to amend certain provision of the Civil Service Retirement Act relating to the reemployment of former members of Congress;

H.R. 8253. An act for the relief of Pierre R. DeBroux;

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. 11522. An act to amend the act of August 26, 1935, to permit certain real property of the United States to be conveyed to States, municipalities, and other political subdivisions for highway purposes;

H.R. 11748. An act to continue until the close of June 30, 1961, the suspension of duties on metal scrap, and for other purposes;

H.R. 11787. An act to authorize a continuation of flight instruction for members of the Reserve Officers' Training Corps until August 1, 1964;

H.R. 11998. An act making appropriations for the Department of Defense for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1961, and for other purposes; and

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.

On July 12, 1960: S. 598. An act for the relief of Anthony DiGiovanni;

S. 747. An act to provide for the conveyance of certain lands which are & part of the Des Plaines Public Hunting and Refuge Area and the Joliet Arsenal Military Reservation, located in Will County, Ill., to the State of Illinois;

S. 1283. An act to regulate the interstate distribution and sale of packages of hazardous substances intended or suitable for household use;

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