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65 STAT.

A75

PRIVATE LAW 196—AUG. 15, 1951

Marie Louise Dewulf Maquet, 202 Avenue Charles Woeste, Jette (Province of Brabant), Belgium, the sum of $10,000, in full settlement of all claims against the United States for the death of her husband, Captain Abel Maquet, of the Belgian Air Force, as a result of his having been struck by a United States Army truck on January 31, 1946, in Newmarket, England: Provided, 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 August 14, 1951. CHAPTER

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AN ACT August 14, 1951 [H. R. 2550]

For the relief of Thomas G. Digges. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the Secretary of the Treasury is authorized and directed to pay, out of funds of the District of Columbia, to Thomas G. Digges, Arlington, Virginia, the sum of $96. Payment of such sum shall be in full settlement of all claims of the said Thomas G. Digges against the District of Columbia for refund of the amount of the nonresident tuition fee which he paid on September 1, 1949, to the District of Columbia for the attendance of his son, Kobert H. Digges, at Gordon Junior High School for the first semester of the 1949-1950 school year. The said Robert H. Digges attended such school for only one day, September 13, 1949, before withdrawing to attend school in Virginia but refund of such fee by the District of Columbia is not authorized because payment thereof was legally and properly made: Provided, 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 August 14, 1951.

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Thomas G. Digges.

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AX ACT

For the relief of Teresa E. Dwyer. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the Secretary of the Treasury is authorized and directed to pay, out of any money in the Treasury not otherwise appropriated to Teresa E. Dwyer, of Las Vegas, Nevada, the sum of $6,316.52, in full satisfaction of her claim against the United States for compensation for personal injuries, loss of personal property, hospital and medical expenses, and loss of salary, sustained by her as a result of an accident which occurred on December 18, 1946, in Manila, Philippine Islands, while she was an authorized

August 15, 1951 [S. 29]

Teresa E. Dwyer.