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Joint Resolution To terminate certain emergency and war powers

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The statutory provisions hereby repealed include the provision of the Act of July 2, 1942 (56 Stat. 548), as amended, which permits the Secretary of the Interior, or any official to whom he may delegate such authority, to appoint, without regard to the Classification Act of 1923, as amended, skilled and unskilled laborers, mechanics, and other persons engaged in a recognized trade or craft, including foremen of such groups.


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Smithsonian Legal Documents

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  • 61 Stat. 449
  • Title 10, Armed Forces
  • Public Law

Citation information

Statutes at Large


Issued as S.J. Res. 123; Public Law 239

Contained within

61 Stat. 449 (1947); ch. 327 (Book)

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Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20024-2520,


  • 1948
  • 07/25/1947


  • War and emergency legislation
  • Labor unions
  • Unskilled labor
  • Labor


Public Law

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Number of pages: 6; Page Numbers: 449-54

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