1214 Proves. [CHAPTER 655] December 1, 1942 [H. R. 7177 [Private Law 625] Earl Carbanh. Waiver of reim- bursement to U. S. for certain payments received. December 2, 1942 [I. R. 1376] [Private Law 526] AN ACT For the relief of Earl Carbauh. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That notwith- standing any other provision of law Earl Carbauh, an employee of the Post Office Department retired under the provisions of section 8 (a) of the Act of June 16, 1933 (48 Stat. 305; U. S. C., title 5, sec. 736 (a)), shall not be required to reimburse the United States for any annuity payments received by him during the period of his employment at the United States Soldiers' Home as a chorister from July 1, 1935, to April 1, 1942. Approved, December 1, 1942. [CHAPTER 660] AN ACT To record the lawful admission to the United States for permanent residence of Ona Lovcikiene and children, Edmundos and Regina. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the cira LovIklene and United States of America in Congress assembled, That the Secretary an.i Hegina. of Labor be, and is hereby, authorized and directed to record the mandntreside'nce. lawful admission for permanent residence of Ona Lovcikiene and children, Edmundos and Regina, who entered the United States at New York on December 15, 1938, and that they shall, for all pur- poses under the immigration and naturalization laws, be deemed to have been lawfully admitted as immigrants for permanent residence. Quota deduction. Upon the enactment of this Act the Secretary of State shall direct the proper quota-control officer to deduct three numbers from the Russian quota for the first year said Russian quota is available. Approved, December 2, 1942. December 2. 1942 [H. R . 2217] [Private Law 527] Wilson N. Yost. Consideration of laim. [CHAPTER 661] AN ACT For the relief of Wilson N. Yost. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That notwithstand- ing the provisions and limitations of sections 15 to 20, both inclusive, of the Act entitled "An Act to provide compensation for employees PRIVATE LAWS-OHS. 654 , 655, 660, 661-DEC. 1, 2,1942 [56 STAT. after, of the said Marlin Croft: Provided,That no part of the amount appropriated in this Act shall be paid to the legal representative of the said estate until said representative shall cause to be executed and placed on record in the District Court of the Eleventh Judicial Dis- trict in and for the county of Cook, State of Minnesota, a release of the judgment rendered by that court in the case "Fred Croft as Spe- cial Administrator of the Estate of Marlin Croft, decedent, vs. Charles J. Evans": Provided further, That no part of the amount appropriated in this Act in excess of 10 per centum thereof shall be paid or delivered to or received by any agent or attorney on account of services rendered in connection with this claim, and the same shall be unlawful, any contract to the contrary notwithstanding. Any person violating the provisions of this Act shall be deemed guilty of a misdemeanor and upon conviction thereof shall be fined in any sum not exceeding $1,000. Approved, December 1, 1942.