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PUBLIC LAWS-CHES. 753-755-AUG. 2, 1946 Automatic separa- tion. "Member of Con- gress." "Service as a Mem- ber of Congress." "(9) No provision of this or any other Act relating to automatic separation from the service shall be applicable to any Member of Congress. "(10) As used in this section, the term 'Member of Congress' means a Senator, Representative in Congress, Delegate from a Territory, or the Resident Commissioner from Puerto Rico; and the term 'service as a Member of Congress' shall include the period from the date of the beginning of the term for which a Member of Congress is elected or appointed to the date on which he takes office as such a Member." Approved August 2, 1946. [CHAPTER 754] AN ACT August 2, 146 ACT [S. 1235] To authorize the use of the funds of any tribe of Indians for insurance premiums. [Public Law 602] 26 U.S.C. 123a. Indian funds. Use for insurance premiums. August 2, 1946 [S. 1602] [Public Law 603] Summit Lime Co. , Calif. Release of title to railroad lands. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assemlbed,That the Act entitled "An Act authorizing the use of the funds of any tribe of Indians for payments of insurance premiums for protection of the property of the tribe against fire, theft, tornado, and hail", approved April 13, 1926 (44 Stat. 242), is amended to read as follows: 'That hereafter the funds of any tribe of Indians under the control of the United States may be used for payments of insurance premiums for protection of the property of the tribe against fire, theft tornado, hail, earthquake, or other elements and forces of nature, and for pro- tection against liability on account of injuries or damages to persons or property and other like claims." Approved August 2, 1946. [CHAPTER 755] AN ACT To confirm title to certain railroad-grant lands located in the county of Kern, State of California. Be it enacted by the Senate and Bouse of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That all right title, and interest of the United States in and to the land hereinafter described, which was patented by the United States to the Southern Pacific Railroad Company on December 1, 1891, recorded at Kern County, California, January 15, 1892, and is now held and occupied by the Summit Lime Company, a California corporation, as successor in interest of the said railroad company through successive conveyances, and as grantee in a quitclaim deed from the said company executed December 21, 1937 is hereby released, relinquished, and confirmed to the said Summit ime Company, the said land, situate, lying, and being in the east half of section 21, township 32 south, range 33 east, Mount Diablo base line and meridian, county of Kern, State of Cali- fornia, described as follows: Commencing at a point in the west line of the east half of said section 21, distant fifty feet northerly measured at right angles from the center line of the Southern Pacific Railroad Company's eastward main tract; thence south eighty degrees twenty-three minutes east parallel with said center line a distance of one hundred and thirty- six and three-tenths feet to the point of beginning of the parcel of land to be described; thence continuing south eighty degrees twenty- three minutes east parallel with said center line a distance of two hundred and sixty feet; thence north nine degrees thirty-seven 852 [60 STAT.