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2050 William Lyons. Payment to. 74TH CONGRESS. SESS. 1. ells. 60 -f32. APRIL 11. 1935. Margaret L. Carleton, widow of Algar .K Carleton, late American consul at Uiga, Latvia, the sum of $6~600, equal to one year's salary of her deceased husband. Approved, April 11, 1935. [CHAPTER 61.} AN ACT For the relief of William Lyons. Be it enacted by the Senate and H OU8e of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the Secretary of the Treasury be, and he is hereby, authorized and directed to pay, out of any money in the Treasury not otherwise appropriated, to William Lyons, in full settlement of all claims against the Govern- ment of the United States, the SUIll of $1,500, representing an amount, after deducting the expense caused to the Government, of a bail bond filed in the case of the United States against Louis L. Ross,.and subsequently forfeited when the,said Ross tailed to appear Proliao. for trIal, althougQ'h he was later apprehendeu and convICted: Provzdt:d. Limitation on attor- h fh . d'I'A . f' ney·, . etc., fees. T at no part 0 t e amount approprIate 1Il t lIS ct 1Il excess 0 10 per centum thereof shall be paid or delivered to or received. by any agent or agents, attorney or attorneys, on account of sernces rendered in connection with said claim. It shall be unlawfu} 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- l'('calty for violation. standing. Any' person violating the provisions of this Act shall be deemed guIlty of a mis<ll'meanor and upon conviction thereof shall be fined in any Sllm not exceeding $1,000. April 11, 193..~. [H. R . 340.) [Private, No. 16.} iAluis Zagata. I'llyment to. Approved, April 11, 1935. !CHAPTER 62.} AN ACT For the relief of Louis Zagata. Be it enacted by the Senate and HOU8C of Repre8entatives of the United States of America in Oongress a.Ysembhd, That the Secretary of the Treasury be, and he is hereby, authorized and directed to pay~ out of any money in the Treasury not otherwise appropriated, and in full settlement of all claims against the Government of the United States, to Louis Zagata the sum of $1,000, covering bond guarantee- ing the departure from the United States of Stanislaw Babon, alien, who disappeared, causing forfeiture of the bond, and who was later PL~O,,!30.. t.- apprehended and deported: Provided, That no part of the amount IDlIta1l0n on a ....• • td'thOA. ney's, ('lc., fees. uppropna e III IS ct III excess of 10 per centum thereof shall be paId or delivered '0 or received by any agent or agents, attorney or uttorneys, 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 umount appropria~d in this Act in excess of 10 per centum thereof on account of serVIces rendered in connection WIth said claim, any P(>naity fOr1'ioiatioD. contract to the contrary notwithstanding. Any person violating the provisions ~f .this Act shall be deemed ~iIty of a misdemeanor and upon conVIctIon thereof shall be fined in any sum not exceeding $1,000. Approved, April 11, 1935.