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PUBLIC LAW 87-261-SEPT. 21, 1961

Public Law 87-260 AN ACT

September 21, 1961 TH R 29241

To repeal an Act entitled "An Act extending the time in which to file adverse —LJ—: claims and institute adverse suits against mineral entrl s in the district of Alaska", approved June 7, 1910 (36 Stat. 459). Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of \the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the Act entitled "An Act extending the time in which to file adverse claims and institute adverse suits against mineral entries in the district of Alaska", approved June 7, 1910 (36 Stat. 459), is hereby repealed. SEC. 2. This Act shall not be applicable to adverse claims on applications for patents filed prior to the effective date of this Act, but the eight-month period heretofore provided for such claims and the sixtyday period heretofore provided for adverse suits shall continue in effect with respect thereto. Approved September 21, 1961.

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Alaska. Mineral entries. Adverse claims and suits. 48 USC 386.

Public Law 87-261. AN ACT

To provide for the free entry of a towing carriage for the use of the University of Michigan, and to increase the duty-free exemption of persons arriving in the United States who are not returning residents thereof. 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 admit free of duty one towing carriage and appurtenances (whether arriving in one shipment or in separate shipments) imported for the use of the University of Michigan. S E C 2. (a) Paragraph 1798(b) of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended (19 U.S.C., sec. 1201, par. 1798(b)), is amended by renumbering subdivisions (2^ and (3) as (3) and (4), respectively, and by inserting after subdivision (1) the following new subdivision: "(2) not exceeding $100 in value of articles (including not more than one wine gallon of alcoholic beverages and not more than one hundred cigars) accompanying such person to be disposed of by him as bona fide ^ifts, if such person has not claimed an exemption under this subdivision (2) within the six months immediately preceding his arrival and he intends to remain in the United States for not less than seventy-two hours;". (b) Paragraph 1798(g) of such Act, as amended (19 U.S.C. sec. 1201, par. 1798(g)), is amended by striking out "subdivision (2) of subparagraph (b) " and inserting in lieu thereof "subdivision (3) of subparagraph (b) ". (c) Subdivision (2)(B) of section 321(a) of such Act, as amended (19 U.S.C. sec. 1321), is amended by inserting " (b)(2) or" after "paragraph 1798". (d) The amendments made by subsections (a), (b), and (c) shall apply with respect to persons arriving in the United States on or after the 30th day after the date of the enactment of this Act. Approved September 21, 1961.

September 21, 1961 [H. R. 5852]

Towing carriage* Free entry.

T a r i f f Act of 1930, amendment. 67 Stat. 510.

67 Stat. 515.

Effective date.