H.R. 15951 (90th): An Act to provide for uniform annual observances of certain legal public holidays on Mondays, and for ...

...other purposes

90th Congress, 1967–1968. Text as of Jun 28, 1968 (Passed Congress/Enrolled Bill).

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250                                     PUBLIC LAW 90-361-JUNE 27, 1968                   [82 STAT.

                     Public Law 90-361
  J u n e 27, 1968                                       AN ACT
       [S.2276]      To amend the Watershed Protection and Flood Prevention Act to permit the
                       Secretary of Agriculture to contract for the construction of works of improve-
                       ment upon request of local organizations.

                       Be it emietej} by the Senate and Houne of Reprenentatkies of the
  Watershed Pro-     United /States of America m (Jongress asuemhled^ That section 5(2)
tection and Flood
Prevention Act,      of the Watershed Protection and Flood Prevention Act is amended to
amendment.           read as follows:
  76 Stat. 610.
  16 u s e 1005.       "(2) Except as to the installation of works of improvement on Fed-
                     eral lands, the Secretary shall not construct or enter into any contract
                     lor the construction of any structure: Provided^ That, if requested to
                     do so by the local organization, the Secretary may enter into contracts
                     for the constmction of structures."'
                        Approved June 27, 1968.


                     Public Law 90-362
  J u n e 27, 1968                                     AN ACT
       [S.2914]              To authorize the further amendment of the Peace Corps Act.

                       Be it enacted hy the Senate and House of Representatives of the
  P e a c e Corps.   United States of America in Congress assembled, That section 3(b) of
  Appropriation
authorization.       the Peace Corps Act, as amended, W'hich authorizes appropriations to
  81 Stat. 542.      carry out the purposes of that Act, is amended by striking out "1968"
  22 u s e 2502.
                     and "$115,700,000" and substituting "1969" and "$112,800,000",
                     respectively.
                       Approved June 27, 1968.


                     Public Law 90-363
  June 28, 1968                                        AN ACT
  [H.R. 15951]
                     To provide for uniform annual observances of certain legal public holidays on
                                           Mondays, and for other purxK>ses.

                       Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the
  Certain holi-
days.                United States of America in Congress assembled, That (a) section
  Monday observ-     6103(a) of title 5, United States Code, is amended to read as follows:
ance.
  80 Stat. 515.      "§ 6103. Holidays
                       " (a) The following are legal public holidays:
                            "New Year's Day, January 1.
                            "Washington's Birthday, the third Monday in February.
                            "Memorial Day, the last Monday in May.
                            "Independence Day, July 4.
                            "Labor Day, the first Monday in September.
                            "Columbus Day, the second Monday in October.
                            "Veterans Day, the fourth Monday in October.
                            "Thanksgiving Day, the fourth Thursday in November.
                            "Christmas Day, December 25."
                        (b) Any reference in a law of the United States (in effect on
                     the effective date of the amendment made by subsection (a) of
                     this section) to the observance of a legal public holiday on a day
                     other than the day prescribed for the observance of such holiday
                     by section 6103(a) of title 5, United States Code, as amended by
                     subsection ( a ) , shall on and after such effective date be con-

82 STAT. I PUBLIC LAW 90-364-J UNE 28, 1968 251 sidered a reference to the day for the observance of such holiday prescribed in such amended section 6103(a). SEC. 2. The amendment made by subsection (a) of the first Effective date. section of this Act shall take effect on J a n u a r y 1, 1971. Approved June 28, 1968. Public Law 90-364 AN ACT June 28, 1968 To increase revenues, to limit expenditures and new obligational authority, [H. R. 15414] and for otlier purposes. Be it enacted hy the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled. ^ Revenue and •' ir 1 Expenditure Con- SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE; TABLE OF CONTENTS. *'°^ ^"^ °^ ^^'^ (a) SHORT TITLE.—This Act may be cited as the "Revenue and Expenditure Control Act of 1968". (b) TABLE or CONTENTS.— TITLE I—INTERNAL REVENUE CODE AMENDMENTS Sec. 101. Amendment of existing law. Sec. 102. Imposition of tax surcharge. Sec. 103. Payment of estimated tax by corporations. Sec. 104. Special rules for application of sections 102 and 103. Sec. lOo. Continuation of excise taxes on communication services and on auto- mobiles. See. 106. Timely mailing of deposits. Sec. 107. Industrial development bonds. Sec. 108. Advertising in a political convention program. Sec. 109. Tax-exempt status of certain hospital service organizations. Sec. 110. Submission of proposals for tax reform. TITLE II—EXPENDITURE AND RELATED CONTROLS Sec. 201. Limitation on the number of civilian officers and employees in the executive branch. Sec. 202. Reduction of $6 billion in expenditures during fiscal year 1960. Sec. 203. Reduction of $10 billion in new obligational authority. Sec. 204. Specific recommendations for $8 billion rescission in old obligational authority. Sec. 20.5. Application of certain formulas. TITLE III—SOCIAL SECURITY ACT AMENDMENTS Sec. 301. Limitation on number of children with respect to whom Federal pay- ments may be made under program of aid to families with dependent children. Sec. 302. Aid to families with dependent children in case of unemployed fathers receiving unemployment compensation. Sec. 303. Federal payments under medical assistance program for certain services includible under supplementary medical insurance program. TITLE I—INTERNAL R E V E N U E CODE A M E N D M E N T S SEC. 101. AMENDMENT OF EXISTING LAW. Except as otherwise expressly provided, whenever in this title an amendment or repeal is expressed in terms of an amendment to, or repeal of, a section or other provision, the reference shall be considered to be made to a section or other provision of the Internal Revenue Code of 1954. SEC. 102. IMPOSITION OF TAX SURCHARGE. (a) IMPOSITION OF TAX.—Subchapter A of chapter 1 (relating to 68A Stat. 4. 26 u s e 1-48. determination of tax liability) is amended by inserting at the end thereof the following new part :