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74TH CONGRESS. SESS. II. CHS. 740,770,771. JUNE 23,24,1936. SEC. 2. The sa.id Commissioners are hereby authorized and directed Su~tituted to instruct the assessor of the District of Columbia to place an 8...<:Sess- men . ment for benefits against the said parcel 36/17, standing in the name of Ethel Armes, in the sum of $755.73, effective the date of the approval of this Act, and without retroactive interest: 'Provided, m::::i. That interest for the nonpayment of this assessment shall accrue after the approval of this Act at the rate provided by law in such cases. Approved, June 23, 1936. [CHAPTER 770.] 2347 assess- AN ACT For the relief of Beatrice I. Manges. June 24, 19311. [S.2Il3.) IPrivate, No. 677 .) Be it enacted by tile Senate and lIouse of Repre8entatives of the United States of America in Congress a.'5sembled, That the Secretary Beatrice I. Manges. f TarmstroBot (talk). o the Treasury be, and he is hereby, authorized and directed to pay, out of any money in the Treasury not otherwise appropriated, during her natural life the sum of $1,000, and $50 per month in an amount not to exceed $~,500, to Beatrice I. Manges, of Cleveland, Ohio, in full settlement of all claims against the Government for injuries received Nonmber 7, 1918, when a l;nited States Army truck collided with an automobile of which she was an occupant: Provided, That 110 part of the amount appropriated in this Act r~:1:ii n .It in excess of 10 per centum thereof shall be paid or delivered to or ney!s, elc., ofee::. n a. 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 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 notwithstan<ling. Any person violating the provisions of this Act Penalty for violation. shall be deemed guilty of a misdemeanor and upon conviction thereof shall be fined in any sum not exceeding $1,000. Approved, June 24, 1936. [CHAPTER 771.] AN ACT For the relief of James W. Grist. June 24, 1931•. [S.3879.) (Pri vate, No. 671() Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Repre8entatives of the UnUed States of America in Congress (J,88embled That notwith- J8mll!!~' GriM. d·h . . dl'" f.' PrOVISIons of Em- ~tan IPg t e proVISIOns .an ImItatIOns 0 se~tIOns 15 to 2~, both ployees' com~nsation mcluslve, of the Act entItled "An Act to prOVIde compensatIOn for A14:51, 19 November 2014 (UTC)t~7!fj: employees of the United States suffering injuries while in the per- r . s. c ., p. 100. formanee of their duties, and for other purposes", approved Sep- tember 7, 1916, as amended, the United States Employees' Compensation Commission is hereby authorized and directe;l to receive and consider, when filed, the claim of James W. Grist for disability alleged to have been incurred by him in the course of his employment at the Government Printing Office between Septembt>r 1928 and June 1929 and to determine said claim upon its merits I'rooi.o. under the provisions of said Act: Provided, That no benefits shall No prior benefit .. accrue prior to the approval of this Act. Approved, June 24, 1936.