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PUBLIC LAW 116—AUG. 17, 1951

istrator of General Services is authorized and directed to convey by quitclaim deed, in consideration of the fair market value therefor, to the city of Chicago, Illinois, all right, title, and interest of the United States in and to the Chicago Appraisers' Stores Building located at 630 to 542 South Sherman Street in Chicago, Illinois, and the land upon which such building is situated, more particularly described as follows: The south half of lot 12 and all of lots 13 and 16 (except that part taken for public alley) in George Merrill's Subdivision of block 100 in School Section Addition to Chicago in the northeast quarter of section 16, township 39 north, range 14 east, of the third principal meridian, in the city of Chicago, county of Cook and State of Illinois. Provided, That the instrument of conveyance shall contain such terms and conditions as will allow the recapture of the property in the event it is not devoted to public purposes within such period of time as the Administrator shall determine to be reasonable. Approved August 17, 1951.

Public Law 116 August 17, 1951 [H. R. 3142]

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AN ACT To authorize the settlement by the Attorney General and the payment of certain of the claimsfiledunder the Act of July 2, 1948, by persons of Japanese ancestry evacuated under military orders.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the ciafmr^^^^^'"^**°" United States of America in Congress assembled, That section 4(a) 50 U.S.C. app. of the Act of July 2, 1948 (62 Stat, 1231), is hereby amended to read 1984. as follows: Adjudications "SEC. 4. (a) The Attorney General shall, except as to claims compromised under section 7 of this Act, adjudicate all claims filed under this Act by award or order of dismissal, as the case may be, upon written findings of fact and reasons for the decision. A copy of each such adjudication shall be mailed to the claimant or his attorney." 50 U.S.C. a p p. SEC. 2. Section 7 of the Act of July 2, 1948 (62 Stat. 1231), is hereby § 1987. amended to read as follows: Appropriations "SEC. 7. There are hereby authorized to be appropriated for the tiiorized. purposes of this Act such sums as Congress may from time to time determine to be necessary, which funds shall be available also for payment of settlement awards, which shall be final and conclusive for all purposes, made by the Attorney General in compromise settlement of such claims upon the basis of affidavits and available Government records satisfactory to him, in amounts which shall not in any case exceed either three-fourths of the amount, if any, of the claim attributable to compensable items thereof or $2,500, whichever is less." Approved August 17, 1951.

Public Law 117


August 17, 1951 [H. R. 3442]

Girl Scouts.

To protect the Girl Scouts of the United States of America in the use of emblems and badges, descriptive or designating marlis, and words or phrases heretofore adopted and to clarify existing law relating thereto. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That section 6 of the