Page:United States Statutes at Large Volume 74.djvu/1194

This page needs to be proofread.
[74 Stat. 96]
[74 Stat. 96]
PUBLIC LAW 86-000—MMMM. DD, 1960

A96 54 Stat. 1061.

55 Stat. 240.

PRIVATE LAW 8 6 - 4 7 7 - S E P T. 8, 1960

[74

STA T.

71a), are hereby waived in favor of Major Edmund T. Coppinger, of Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, with respect to his claim for lump sum payment under section 2 of the Act of June 16, 1936, as amended (10 XJ.S.C, 1952 edition, sec. 300a), if such claim is filed with the General Accounting Office within the one-year period which begins on the date of enactment of this Act. Approved September 8, 1960.

Private Law 86-477 September 8, 1960 [H. R. 9958]

Brooklyn St e e l Warehouse Co.

AN ACT For the relief of Brooklyn Steel Warehouse Company.

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 be, and he is hereby, authorized and directed to pay, out of any money in the Treasury not otherwise appropriated, the sum of $3,458.19 to the Brooklyn Steel Warehouse Company of Brooklyn, New York, in full settlement of all claims against the United States. Such sum represents storage charges on certain equipment owned by the United States and leased to the Premier Textile Machinery Company of Brooklyn, New York, in July 1952: 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 September 8, 1960. Private Law 86-478

September 13, 1960 [S. 3665]

C i n c i n n a t i Southern R a i l w a y.

AN ACT To authorize the Secretary of Agriculture to grant an easement over certain lands to the trustees of the Cincinnati Southern Railway, their successors and assigns.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That, notwithstanding any other provision of law, the Secretary of Agriculture is authorized, upon such terms as he may deem advisable, to grant and convey by proper instrument a perpetual easement to the trustees of the Cincinnati Southern Kailway, their successors and assigns, in, upon, across, and over national forest lands and other lands under the jurisdiction of the Department of Agriculture for the construction, maintenance, and operation of the line of railway incident to the relocation of its main line between Tateville, Kentucky, and F l a t Rock, Kentucky, and for any related purpose deemed appropriate by the Secretary: Provided, That such easement (a) shall be granted only upon a finding by the Secretary that it will not be incompatible with the public interest, (b) shall not include any more land than is reasonably necessary for the purpose for which granted, (c) shall include provisions for payment of adequate compensation, and (d) may include a right to use from the subject lands materials and products for the construction and maintenance of authorized improvements thereon upon the payment of adequate compensation therefor.