H.R. 1934 (95th): A bill for the relief of Dr. Lawrence C. B. Chan.

95th Congress, 1977–1978. Text as of Oct 20, 1977 (Passed Congress/Enrolled Bill).

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91 STAT. 1652                         PRIVATE LAW 95-9—OCT. 20, 1977

                     Private Law 9 5 - 9
                     95th Congress
                                                       An Act
 Oct. 20, 1977                    For the relief of Doctor Lawrence C. B. Chan.
  [H.R. 1934]
                        Be it enacted hy the Senate and House of Representatives of the
Dr. Lawrence C. B.   United States of America in Congress assembled^ That, for the pur-
Chan.                poses of the Immigration and Nationality Act, Doctor Lawrence C. B.
8 u s e 1101         Chan shall be held and considered to have been lawfully admitted to the
note.                United States for permanent residence as of the date of the enactment
                     of this Act, upon payment of the required visa fee. Upon the granting
                     of permanent residence to such alien as provided for in this Act, the
                     Secretary of State shall instruct the proper officer to deduct one num-
                     ber from the total number of immigrant visas and conditional entries
                     which are made available to natives of the country of the alien's birth
                     under paragraphs (1) through (8) of section 203(a) of the Immigra-
8 use                tion and Nationality Act.
1151-1157.
                       Approved October 20, 1977.



                     Private Law 95-10
                     95th Congress
                                                        An Act
 Oct. 25, 1977
                          For the relief of certain postmasters charged with postal deficiencies.   '
  [H.R. 1613]
                        Be it enacted hy the Senate and House of Representatives of the
Certain              United States of America in Congress assembled, That, on such terms
postmasters,         as it deems just and expedient, the United States Postal Service may
rehef.               compromise, release, or discharge, in whole or in part, the individual
                     liabilities as set forth below of the following postmasters and retired
                     postmasters to the United States for losses resulting from the mailing
                     at an improper rate, prior to 1969, of newspapers published by Foun-
                     tain-Warren Publishers of Attica, Indiana:
                              (1) Vivian L. Smith (retired) of Waynetown, Indiana—
                           $272.18;
                              (2) Wayne Simms (retired) of Waveland, Indiana—$412.62;
                              (3) Charles A. Boggs (retired) of Veedersburg, Indiana—
                           $1,687.50;
                              (4) Joe Silotto of Dana, Indiana—$366.13;
                              (5) Wayne Hillyer of Williamsport, Indiana—$124.17;
                              (6) Lawrence D. Wolf (retired) of Attica, Indiana—$511.67;
                           and
                              (7) Gordon Stockdale (retired) of Wingate, Indiana—$177.22.
Payment.                SEC. 2. (a) If any individual who is relieved under the first section
                     of this Act of liability to the United States has paid or has had with-
                     held from sums otherwise due him any amount in satisfaction of such
                     liability, the Secretary of the Treasury shall pay to such individual,
                      out of any money in the Treasury not otherwise appropriated, an
                      amount equal to the amount so paid or withheld.
                         (b) No amount in excess of 10 per centum of the sum appropriated
                      in subsection (a) of this section for payment to an individual who is