An Act To discontinue or modify certain reporting requirements of law

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Reporting requirements, which relate to the submission of certain reports to Congress or other Government authority, are either repealed or modified. A report with respect to personal property donations to State surplus property agencies and real property disposals to public health and educational institutions is changed from quarterly to semiannual submission to the Senate and the House of Representatives by the Secretary of Health, Education, and Welfare.


  • United States Dept. of Health, Education, and Welfare
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  • United States Congress Senate


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  • 79 Stat. 1310
  • Title 40, Public Buildings, Property, and Works
  • Public Law

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Statutes at Large

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79 Stat. 1310 (1965); Pub. L. No. 89-348 (Book)

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


  • 1966
  • 11/08/1965


  • Health facilities
  • Repeal of legislation
  • School facilities
  • Amendments (Parliamentary practice)
  • Surplus government property
  • Annual Reports
  • Gifts
  • Real property


Public Law

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Number of pages: 4; Page Numbers: 1310-13

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