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56 S STAT.] TAT.] 647 77TH CONG., SESS.-CHS. 485, 486, 488-JULY 1942 CONG ., 2D SESS.—CHS. 488—JULY 3, 7, 1942 SEC. SEC. 2. As regards regards medical medical and sanitary matters and all other other work their professional duties, the members of work within within the line of their the Navy Nurse authority in and Corps shall have have authority and about about naval naval the Navy Nurse Corps hospitals after the the commissioned commissioned hospitals and other other medical medical activities next after officers The Medical Corps Corps and and Dental Corps Corps of the Navy. The officers of the Medical Secretary of the Navy shall make the necessary Secretary necessary regulations regulations prescribprescribconferred by such relative relative rank. ing the rights and privileges conferred Secretary of the Navy shall fix the money value of SEc. SEC. 3. The Secretary Nurse Corps required Corps are required which members of the Navy Nurse the uniforms which Navy: Provided, Provided, That That to have upon their first appointment appointment in the Navy: he may authorize issued in kind to be be issued kind or, in lieu he may authorize such such uniforms uniforms to thereof, payment in cash of the money money value fixed in accordance thereof, that that payment foregoing be made appointed, for the purmembers so appointed, made to members with the foregoing uniforms; such uniforms; chase of such SEc. 4. 4. In time of when the Secretary of of the the Navy Navy shall the Secretary of war or when SEC. In time direct the wearing of uniforms times, he he may may fix fix the money money at all all times, uniforms at direct the wearing of value outdoor uniforms uniforms which which may be issued in kind kind value of additional additional outdoor to all members of the Nurse Corps, or authorize authorize payment in the Navy Navy Nurse to all members cash in lieu thereof for the purchase outdoor uniforms uniforms as of such such outdoor purchase of for the lieu thereof cash in may be prescribed prescribed by the United States Navy Uniform Regulations: Regulations: States Navy may be Provided, That but uniform outfit may to may be be furnished furnished to complete uniform but one one complete Provided,That a Nurse Corps. a member member of of the the Navy Nurse Approved, July 3, 1942. [CHAPTER 486] 486] [CHAPTER ACT AN ACT To suspend the requirement for for the certain annual labor on certain performance of annual the performance the requirement To suspend mining claims. and House House of Representatives it enacted Atenate and Representatives of the by the Senate enacted by Be it United States in Congress Congress assembled, That the provision the provision assembled, That of America America in States of United of 2324 of the Revised Revised Statutes Statutes of of the the United which United States which of the section 2324 of section requires that on each mining mining claim located after May 10, 1872, and 10, 1872, after May claim located on each requires that $100 worth of until patent has been issued therefor, not less than $100 a patent until a labor shall shall be be performed performed or improvements improvements made made during each year, labor shall be be suspended all valid mining claims in the the United States, claims in valid mining as to to all suspended as shall situated within Alaska, which are including Territory of Alaska, are situated within the the Territory including the exterior limits any area Executive order for purpurorder for by Executive withdrawn by area withdrawn of any limits of exterior poses of national defense, suspension shall remain in force defense, and such suspension poses and until the end of the assessment assessment year during which the which the year during of the the end effect until and effect order vacated by the President President or or by Act of Conof Conby Act by the is vacated withdrawal is of withdrawal order of gress. Where it it is is found to utilize surface of valid utilize the surface necessary to found necessary gress. Where mining claims for defense, the the record holders record holders of national national defense, purposes of for purposes mining claims thereof to enter enter into into agreements agreements providing providing for for such such authorized to are authorized thereof are use with any or Federal Federal agency exercising exercising department or executive department any executive use with control or or jurisdiction land. jurisdiction over the land. control Approved, July 3, 1942. 1942. July 3, Approved, [CHAPTER 488] [CHAPTER 488] AN ACT AN Authority. Authority. Rights and and privipriviRights leges. leges. Money value of uniuniMoney value of forms. forms. Proviso. Proviso. Issue; cash cash payment payment Issue; in lieu. in lieu. Additional outdoor Additional outdoor uniforms. uniforms. Proviso. Proviso. Limitation. Limitation. July 1942 July 3, 3, 1942 [H. R. R. 6295] 6295] [H. [Public Law Law 655] [Public 655] Mining claims. claims. Mining Suspension of of ananSuspension nual labor labor requirerequirenual ments. ments. 30 U.S. U. S. C. C. 28. 28. 30 Ante, p. 271. 271. Ante, p. Alaska included. included. Alaska Duration. ion. D)urat Use of of surface. surface. Use To amend sections the Federal as amended. amended. Reserve Act, as Federal Reserve of the 19 of and 19 12A and sections 12A To amend July 7, 7, 1942 1942 July [S. 25651 2565] IS. [Public Law Law 6561 6561 [Public Be it it enacted by the Senate and and House of Representatives Representatives of the of the House of the Senate enacted by Be United States of America America in Congress assembled, That subsection subsection (a) (a) assembled, That in Congress States of United of section 12A 12A of of the (U. S. S. C., C., amended (U. as amended Act, as Reserve Act, Federal Reserve the Federal of section title striking out and third third second and the second out the by striking is amended amended by sec. 263), 263), is 12, sec. title 12, sentences thereof and and substituting substituting the "Such representarepresentafollowing: "Such the following: sentences thereof tives shall be be presidents presidents or or first first vice vice presidents presidents of of Federal Federal Reserve Reserve tives shall Federal Federal Reserve Reserve Act, amendments. amendments. Act, 49 Stat. Stat. 705. 49 705. Federal Open MarMarFederal Open ket Committee, elecelecket Committee. tion of of representarepresentation tives. tives. 648 648 PUBLIC PUBLIC LAWS-CHS. LAWS CHS. 488, 489-JULY 489—JULY 7, 1942 [56 STAT. STAT. banks and, beginning beginning with with the the election the term term commencing commencing election for for the March 1, be elected elected annually as follows: One by by the board 1, 1943, shall shall be annually as follows: One the board of directors of the Federal Federal Reserve Reserve Bank Bank of of New New York, York, one one by by the the boards of directors of the Federal Reserve Banks of of Boston, Boston, PhilaPhilathe Federal Reserve Banks delphia, and Richmond, Richmond, one boards of of directors directors of of the the Federal Federal one by the the boards Cleveland and Chicago, Reserve Banks of Cleveland Chicago, one the boards boards of direcone by by the of directors of the Federal Federal Reserve Reserve Banks Banks of Atlanta, Atlanta, Dallas, and St. Dallas, and St. Louis, Louis, and one by the boards of directors the Federal Federal Reserve Banks of of directors of the Reserve Banks Minneapolis, Minneapolis, Kansas and San San Francisco. Francisco. In In such elections each Kansas City, City, and such elections each Regulations. Regulations. board of directors board of directors shall have have one vote; vote; and the of such electhe details of such elections may be governed governed by regulations prescribed by by the the committee, committee, regulations prescribed Alternates. which may may be be amended amended from to time. time. An An alternate which from time time to alternate to serve to serve absence of each in the absence each such representative representative shall likewise likewise be be a apresident president or first vice president president of a a Federal Reserve bank shall be be elected elected bank and and shall annually annually in same manner." manner." in the the same SEC. SEC. 2. The sixth paragraph paragraph of section section 19 of the the Federal Reserve 19 of Federal Reserve 49 Stat. 706. 49Stat. 706. Act, as amended amended (U. S. C., title 12, sec. sec. 462b), Act, as 462b), is amended to to read read is amended as follows: follows: Reserve requireReserve require"Notwithstanding the other provisions "Notwithstanding provisions of of this this section, section, the of the Board Board of ments ments of member member, modification. banks, modification. Governors of the Federal Federal Reserve Reserve System, the affirmative affirmative vote vote System, upon upon the of not less than four of its members, members, in in order order to to prevent prevent injurious injurious credit expansion or contraction, contraction, may regulation change change the the requirerequiremay by by regulation ments as to reserves maintained against demand reserves to be maintained demand or or time time deposits deposits or both (1) (1) by member member banks in reserve cities or (2) by in central central reserve cities or (2) by member (3) by member member banks in reserve reserve cities or (3) member banks banks not not in in reserve reserve Limitation. Limitation. or central reserve reserve cities cities or (4) (4) by all member or central member banks; but the amount amount of the reserves reserves required to be maintained such member member bank bank maintained by by any any such as a a result of any such change shall not be less than the the amount amount of of less than the reserves required by law to be maintained reserves required maintained by such bank bank on on the the by such date of enactment enactment of the Banking Banking Act of 1935 1935 nor nor more than twice twice Act of more than such amount." amount." * SEc. paragraph of section SEc. 3. The ninth paragraph section 19 of the Federal Federal Reserve Reserve 41) Stat. 239. 229. 40Stat. Act, as 464), is Act, as amended amended (U. (U. S. C., title 12, sec. 464), is amended amended by by striking striking out the proviso thereof, so that the paragraph paragraph will will read read as follows: as follows: Use of balUse of reserve reserve bal"The required required balance balance carried by aa member bank with aa Federal "The Federal ance. Reserve bank may, may, under the regulations Reserve bank under the regulations and and subject to such penalties as may be prescribed prescribed by the Board Board of of Governors Governors of of the the Federal Federal Reserve SysI System, be checked against and withdrawn by such member Reserve em, be checked against and withdrawn member bank for the purpose purpose of meeting meeting existing liabilities." existing liabilities." Approved, Approved, July 7, 1942. July 7, 1942. , [CHAPTER 4891 [CIIAPTER 489] July 7, 1942 1942 [II. R. [n. R. 6702] 6702] [Public Law Law 557) [Public 657] Northern District District of of Northern California. California. Appointment of of judge. 44 Stat. 1372. 1372. 28 U. S. S. C., C., Supp. I, upp. I, Ii1. 1. AN ACT ACT To appointment of a a district judge To provide provide for the appointment the northern judge for for the northern district district of of California in order California order to fill fill a a vacancy vacancy in the office of an additional additional district judge district judge heretofore authorized district. heretofore authorized for such district. Be it enacted by and House House of Representatives Representatives of the Be it enacted by the Senate and the United States of America America in in Congress Congress assembled, United States of assembled, That the the President President is authorized authorized to appoint, by and with the advice and is and consent consent of of the the Senate, district judge for the District Court of the United States Senate, aa district. States for the California in order to fill the vacancy for the Northern Northern District of California vacancy in the office in the office of of the the district district judge appointed for such district under under authority of the March 3, 1927, and, authority of the Act Act of March and, by and with the advice and consent consent of the Senate, and Senate, to fill any subsequent vacancy vacancy in in such such office. office. Approved, July Approved, July 7, 7, 1942. 1942.