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Text of the An Act to extend certain authority of the Secretary of the Interior exercised through the Geological Survey of the Department ...

...of the Department of the Interior, to areas outside the national domain

This bill was enacted on September 5, 1962. The text of the bill below is as of Sep 5, 1962 (Passed Congress/Enrolled Bill).

76 STAT. ]        PUBLIC LAW 87-626-SEPT. 5, 1962                                                  427

   (b) The corporation shall transmit to the President and the
Congress, annually and at such other times as it deems desirable, a
comprehensive and detailed report of its operations, activities, and
accomplishments under this Act.
   (c) The Commission shall transmit to the Congress, annually and
at such other times as it deems desirable, (i) a report of its activities
and actions on anticompetitive practices as they apply to the com-
munications satellite programs; (ii) an evaluation of such activities
and actions taken by it within the scope of its authority with a view
to recommending such additional legislation which the Commission
may consider necessary in the public mterest; and (iii) an evaluation
of the capital structure of the corporation so as to assure the Congress
that such structure is consistent with the most efficient and economical
operation of the corporation.
   Approved August 3 1 , 1962, 9:51 a, m.


Public Law 87-625
                             JOINT RESOLUTION
                                                                                    August 3 1 , 1962
 Making continuing appropriations for the fiscal year 1963, and for other           [H. J. R e s . 864]
                                 purposes.

   Resolved hy the Senate and House of Representatives of the United
States of America in Congress assemhled, T h a t the joint resolution
of July 31,1962 (Public Law 87-564), is hereby amended by striking                  Ante, p. 254.
out "August 31, 1962" and inserting in lieu thereof "September 30,
1962".
  Approved August 3 1 , 1962.


Public Law 87-626
                                  AN'ACT                                           Septembers, 1962
To extend certain authority of the Secretai-y of .the Interior exercised through       ^^' ^^^^
  the Geological Survey of the Department of the Interior, to areas outside the
 national domain.

   Be it enacted hy the Senate and House of Representatives of the
United States of America in Congress assembled, That the authority interior oept.
of the Secretary of the Interior, exercised through the Geological ^^G«>io«icai sur-
Survey of the Department of the Interior, to examine the geological scienufic ex-
structure, mineral resources, and products of the national domain, is rty,'*ext«»8ion.*""
hereby expanded to authorize such examinations outside the national
domain where determined by the Secretary to be in the national
interest.
   SEC. 2. The Secretary of the Interior shall report to the Speaker Report to Con-
of the House of Representatives and the President of the Senate on ^'*'i s s .
January 31 and July 31 of each year on all actions taken pursuant
to this Act during the six months ending on the December 31 and
June 30 immediately preceding the reporting date and on the results
of such actions.
   Approved September 5, 1962.