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2192 74TH CONGRESS. SESS. I. CRS. 735-737. AUGUST 26, 1935. Proriao U-' ta

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GO\·ernment in fixin~ responsibility: Pro·vided, That no part. of thE' .. .. o,on on attor· •• h' At' f10 t thf De)"S, etc., fees. amount a pproprlate III t IS C III excess 0 per cen um efl'O shall be paid or 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 agE'nt or agents, attorney or attornevs, to ('xact, collect, withhold, 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, Pen81tyforviolation. any contract to the contrary notwith!"tanding. Any person violating the provisions of this Act shall be deE'med guilty of a misdemeanor and upon conviction thereof shall be fined in any sum not exceeding $1,000. Approved, August 26, 1935. (CHAPTER 736.] AN ACT August 26, 1935. [B. R. 7076.] For the relief of the heirs of John Schrodl. (Private, No. a3:f] Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Represcntati1..·es of the ~S:::ll. t United States of America in Congress assembled, That the Secrt'- heirs 01, autb~. 0 tary of the Treasury be, and he is }wreby, authorized and directed to pay, out of any money in the Treasury not otherwise appropriated, to the heirs of John Schrodl, formerly a rural lettE'r carrier out of Gibbon, Minnesota, the sum of $1,158 III full ~ettlement of all claims against the United States for the loss of one year's retirement pay at the rate of $1,200 per annum less the statutory deduction of 3% f1:i:ilon on aUOI'- per centum for ~he re~irem~nt fu~J: Provided, That no part of the DeY's , etc., fees. amount approprIated III thIS Act III excess of 10 p('r centum thereof &ha11 be paid or delivered to or received by any agent or agents, attorney or attorneys, on account of services rNldered in connection with said claim. It shall be unlawful for any agent or agents, attorney or attorneys, to exact, collect, withhold, or receive any Sllm of the amount appropriated in this Act in excess of 10 per centum thereof on account of services rendered in connection with said Penaltyforviolation. claim, any contract to the contrary notwithstanding. Any l)('rson vi?lating the provisions of .th.is Act shall be deemed fPIilty of a mIsdemeanor and upon conVIction thereof shall be fined III any sum not exceeding $1,000. Approved, August 26, 1935. [CHAPTER 737.) AN ACT For the relief of Cassie M. Lyne. Be it enacted by the Senate and HO'U.se of Rep1'e8entati'Vel~ 01 the ~~t!I'l'kr:::'1 y_ United States of America in Congres8 assembled, That notwith- ees' Compe~tiof let standing the provisions and limitations of the Act entitled "An Act eJ:tended to. to prOVIde compensation for employees of the United States suffering injuries while in the performance of their duti('s, and for other ~:~ls~~.~)i,:41r;io. purposes ", approved Septemb('r 7, 1916, ns aJ!lC'nd('d~ the United States Employees' Compensation Commission is authorized and directed to paYl from the date of approval of this Act~ to Cnssie 1\1. Lyne, in lieu of the retirement pay she is now rec('iving, the sum of $50 per month during her lifetime as compensation for injuri('s J'eceived while employed as a clerk in the Offiee of the Quart('rmast('r General, 'Var Department. Approved, August 26, 1935.