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74TH CONGRESS. SESS. I . CRS. 494-496. AUGUST 8, 1935. 2127 [CHAPTER 494.] AN ACT Augustl!z.~. For the relief of Floyd L. Walter. ~H.R. -.1 [ vate, No. 195.1 Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Repre8entatives of the United States of America in Congres8 (l8sembled, That the Secretary TarmstroBot (talk).!;i :~ter. of the Treasury be, and he is hereby, authorized and directed to pay, out of any money in the Treasury not otherwise appropriated, the sum of $73.25 to Floyd L. 'Valter, in full settlement of all claims against the Government of the United States, representing money erroneously collected by the Department of Agriculture under the ~eedh~aAn A~t: Providefd, Tohat no part ofttlhe am f oUhntllaPbeProp~idated :;~tlon on attor. IIItIS ctIIIexcess0 1 percentum leroo sa pal or Dey's, etc., fees. delivered to or received by any agent or agents, attorney or attorneys, on account of services rendered in connection with said claim. It shall be unlawful for any agent or agents, attorney or attorneys, to exact, collect, withhold, or receive any sum of the amount appro- priated in thiS Act in excess of 10 per centum thereof on account of services rendered in connection with said claim, anv contract to the contrary notwithstanding. Any person violating the provisions of Penalty tor violation. this Act shall be deemed guilty of a misdemeanor and upon convic- tion thereof shall be fined in any sum not exceeding $1,000. Approved, August 8, 1935. [CHAPTER 495.] AN ACT For the relief of Bernard McShane. AUlNSt 8, 1\135. [H. R. 2487.) (Private, NO:-J96.J Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Oongress (l8sembled, That the Secretary Bernard McShane. of the Treasury be, and he is hereby, authorized and directed to pay Payment to. to Bernard McShane, of Sacramento, California, out of any money in the Treasury not otherwise appropriated and in full settlement of all claims against the Government of the United States, the sum of $633.23, the same being an amount due him by the Post Office Department, as a balance of an amount of $1,400 reward for services rendered as chief of police, Sacramento, California, in connection with the arrest and conviction of Roy G. Garner, charged with hold-up and robbery of the Southern Pacific train numbered 20, between Roseville and Newcastle, California, on May 20, 1921: Pro- Ptoftlo. vided, That no part of the amount appropriated in this Act in excess L!Dlltation on attar· f10 t hf111b.ddI·d . ney s, etc., fees. o percenumt ereo sIa e pal or e Ivere to or recelvecl ' by any agent or agents, attorney or attorneys, on account of services rendered in connection with said claim. It shall be unlawful for any agent or agents, attorney or attorneys, to exact, collect, with- hold, or receive any sum of the amount appropriated in this Act in excess of 10 per centum thereof on account of services rendered in connection with said claim, any contract to the contrary notwith- standing. Any ferson violating the provisions of this Act shall be Penalty (or violation. deemed ~ilty 0 a misdemeanor and upon conviction thereof shall be fined m any sum not exceeding $1,000. Approved, August 8, 1935. [CHAPTER 496.) AN ACT For the relief of Louis Alfano. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representative8 01 the United States of America in Oongress assembled, That the Secretary of the Treasury is authorized and directed to pay to Louis Alfano, out of any money in the Treasury not otherwise appropriated, the August 8, 1\135. lH. R. 3167.) [Private, No. Il1fT- Louis A \fano. Payment to.