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Mar. 7, 1942, ch. 164, 56 Stat. 142; July 16, 1943, ch. 242, § 1, 57 Stat. 566; July 26, 1947, ch. 343, title II, $ 205 (a), 61 Stat. 501.)

AMENDMENTS 1943—Act July 16, 1943, amended last proviso of section by raising amount of expenditures for dams and reservoirs in any one project from $1,000,000 to $2,000,000. 1942—Act Mar. 7, 1942, affected last proviso.

CHANGE OF NAME The Department of War was designated the Department of the Army and the title of the Secretary of War was changed to Secretary of the Army by act July 26, 1947.

under direction and supervision of Federal Security Ad ministration by 1939 Reorg. Plan. No. 1, $$ 201, 207, el July 1, 1939, 4 F. R. 2728, 2729, 53 Stat. 1425, set out 1 note under section 133t of Title 5, Executive Department and Government Officers and Employees.

All functions of the Federal Works Agency were tran ferred to the General Services Administration by a June 30, 1949, ch. 288, title I, § 103, 63 Stat. 380. S section 630b of Title 5, Executive Departments and Go ernment Officers and Employees.

FORMER SECTIONS 590aa AND 590bb Sections have been amended and are now sectio 5902-1, and 5902-10 of this title.

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8 590z. Utilization of services, materials, funds, etc.,

of Federal, State, or municipal agencies, or of

individuals. In connection with the investigation, construction, or operation and maintenance of a project, pursuant to the authority of sections 590y—5902–10 of this title, the Secretary is authorized to utilize (1) in such manner as the President may direct, services, labor, materials, or other property, including money, supplied by the Work Projects Administration, the Civilian Conservation Corps, the Office of Indian Affairs, the Department of Agriculture, or any other Federal agency, for which the United States shall be reimbursed in such amounts as the President may fix for each project, within the limits of the water users' ability to repay costs as found by the Secretary under section 5902–1 (a) (iv) of this title; and (2) such services, labor, materials, easements or property, including money, as may be contributed by any State or political subdivision thereof, State agency, municipal corporation, or other organization, or individuals, if, in the judgment of the Secretary, the acceptance thereof will not impair the title of the United States to the project works and will not reduce the probability that the project water users can meet the obligations to the United States entered into pursuant to sections 590y to 5902–10 of this title. Moneys received and accepted under (2) of this section shall be and remain available for expenditure for the purposes for which contributed in like manner as if said sums had been specifically appropriated for said purposes. (Aug. 11, 1939, ch. 717, § 2, 53 Stat. 1419; Oct. 14, 1940, ch. 861, 54 Stat. 1120.)

TRANSFER OF FUNCTIONS All functions of all other officers of the Department of the Interior and all functions of all agencies and employees of such Department were, with two exceptions, transferred to the Secretary of the Interior, with power vested in him to authorize their performance or the performance of any of his functions by any of such officers, agencies, and employees, by 1950 Reorg. Plan No. 3, $81, 2, eff. May 24, 1950, 15 F. R. 3174, 64 Stat. 1262, set out in note under section 481 of Title 5, Executive Departments and Government Officers and Employees.

The Works Projects Administration and its functions were transferred to the Federal Works Agency by 1939 Reorg. Plan. No. 1, $$ 301, 306, eff. July 1, 1939, 4. F. R. 2729, 53 Stat. 1426, set out in note under section 133t of Title 5, Executive Departments and Government Officers and Employees.

Civilian Conservation Corps and its functions were consolidated with other agencies under Federal Security Agency, to be administered by Director of said Corps

$ 5902–1. Prerequisites for construction of projet

definitions. (a) No construction of a project may be unde taken pursuant to the authority of sections 590, 5902–10 of this title unless and until the Secreta has made an investigation thereof and has subm ted to the President his report and findings on

(i) the engineering feasibility of the proposed co struction;

(ii) the estimated cost of the proposed constr tion;

(iii) the part of the estimated cost which propi can be allocated to irrigation;

(iv) the part of the estimated cost which probi can be repaid by the water users in accordance the requirements of section 5902–2 of this t

(v) the part of the estimated cost which can p erly be allocated to municipal or miscellaneous w supplies or power and probably be returned to United States in revenues therefrom;

(vi) the part of the estimated cost which properly be allocated to the irrigation of Indian and tribal lands, and be repayable in accordance existing law relating to Indian lands;

(vii) The part of the estimated cost which properly be allocated to flood control as mended by the Secretary after consultation the Chief of Engineers, Department of the A In connection with each such investigation, ri and finding, the Secretary shall consult wit] Secretary of Agriculture regarding participati the proposed project by the Department of Ag ture under the authority of sections 5902-3 5902-4 of this title; and the Secretary shal transmit to the President a report by the Sec of Agriculture to the President on the particir if any, proposed by the Department of Agrici The project shall be deemed authorized and n undertaken pursuant to sections 5907–5902 this title if (1) the Secretary finds and certifies President that the project has engineering fea and that the water users probably can repay, cordance with the requirements of section 59 this title an amount equal to or in excess of th of the estimated cost allocated by him to irr to be met by expenditure of moneys appro pursuant to section 5902–10 (1) of this titi (2) the President has approved said report ar ings and has found that services, labor. ma easements, and other property, including mo the construction of the project, should b available to the Department of the Interior TRANSFER OF FUNCTIONS The Works Projects Administration and its functions were transferred to the Federal Works Agency by 1939 Reorg. Plan No. 1, $$ 301, 306, eff. July 1, 1939, 4 F. R. 2729, 53 Stat. 1426, set out in note under section 133t of Title 5, Executive Departments and Government Officers and Employees.

All functions of the Federal Works Agency were transferred to the General Services Administration by act June 30, 1949, ch. 288, title I, § 103, 63 Stat. 380. See section 630b of Title 5, Executive Departments and Government Officers and Employees.

CONSTRUCTION WITH SECTION 701–1 OF TITLE 33 Section as amended and modified by act Dec. 22, 1944, ch. 665, $ 1 (c), 58 Stat. 665, see section 701–1 (c) of Title 33, Navigation and Navigable Waters.

Work Projects Administration or other Federal agencies, to the extent found necessary by the Secretary to make up the difference between the estimated cost of project construction and (i) the part thereof to be met by expenditure of moneys appropriated pursuant to section 5902–10 (1) of this title, together with (ii) such services, materials, money, easements, and other property as non-Federal agencies or parties have agreed to contribute and the Secretary has found acceptable under section 590z of this title.

(b) No actual construction of the physical features of a project shall be undertaken unless and until (1) the Secretary has found that lands, or interests in lands, deemed necessary for the construction and operation of the major features of the projects have been secured, or sufficient progress made in their procurement to indicate the probability that all these lands or interests in lands can be secured, with titles and at prices satisfactory to him; and (2) the Secretary has found (i) that water rights adequate for the purposes of the project have been acquired with titles and at prices satisfactory to him, or that such water rights have been initiated and in his judgment can be perfected in conformity with State law and any applicable interstate agreements and in a manner satisfactory to him; and (ii) that such water rights can be utilized for the purposes of the project in conformity with State law and any applicable interstate agreements and in a manner satisfactory to him.

(c) Any part of a project hereunder may be designated as a division of the project by the Secretary if he, after consultation with the Secretary of Agriculture, deems this desirable for orderly and efficient construction or administration. The term "project", as used in subsection (b) of this section and section 5902–2 of this title, shall be deemed to mean also “division of a project”, designated as provided in this subsection. Any project authorized for construction from appropriations under the head “Water Conservation and Utility Projects” in the Interior Department Appropriation Act, 1940 [c. 119) (53 Stat. 685), hereinafter called the 1940 water conservation appropriation, ma. be designated by the Secretary, upon agreement with the Secretary of Agriculture, a project under sections 590y to 5902-10 of this title, and shall thereupon be subject to all the provisions and requirements thereof, except those of subsections (a) and (b) of this section. (Aug. 11, 1939, ch, 717, § 3, 53 Stat. 1419; Oct. 14, 1940, ch. 861, 54 Stat. 1120; July 16, 1943, ch. 242, $$ 2—4, 57 Stat. 567; July 26, 1947, ch. 343, title II, $ 205 (a), 61 Stat. 501.)

AMENDMENTS 1943–Subsec. (a), subpar. (VII) amended by act July 16, 1943, § 2, by adding words "Secretary after consultation with the” immediately following “as recommended”.

Subsec. (b) amended generally by act July 16, 1943, $ 3. Subsec. (c) added by act July 16, 1943, $ 4.

CHANGE OF NAME The Department of War was designated the Department of the Army and the title of the Secretary of War was changed to Secretary of the Army by act July 26, 1947.

8 5902–2. Repayment contracts; necessity; terms; re

imbursable construction costs defined. (a) No water for irrigation may be delivered from the works of any project constructed under the authority of sections 590y to 5907–10 of this title until after the repayment contract or contracts required by this section have been executed. Where practicable in the judgment of the Secretary, the repayment contract shall be with a water users' organization or organizations satisfactory in form and powers to the Secretary; and otherwise the repayment contract shall be with the individual landowners. The contract or contracts shall contain such provisions as the Secretary deems necessary to carry out the purposes of said sections and to protect the interests of the United States.

(b) The term "reimbursable construction costs" as used in sections 590y to 5902–10 of this title means that part of the costs of investigating, constructing, and operating and maintaining the project, which are allocated by the Secretary to irrigation, and which are met by expenditures of moneys therefor appropriated under the authority of section 5902–10 (1) of this title, plus such amounts as the President, under section 5902 (1) of this title, may determine to be reimbursable: Provided, That administrative expenses incurred in the District of Columbia in connection with the investigation, construction, or operation and maintenance of a project shall not be included in the reimbursable construction costs nor shall they be charged to the water users in any way.

(c) The repayment contract or contracts for a project shall, in their aggregate, provide for repayment to the United States of the total amount of the reimbursable construction costs of the project allocated to irrigation. Each such contract shall provide, among other things, that

(1) The Secretary shall fix a development period for each project of not to exceed ten years from and including the first calendar year in which water is delivered for the lands in said project; and during the development period water shall be delivered to the lands in the project involved at a charge per acre-foot, or other charge, to be fixed by the Secretary each year and to be paid in advance of delivery of water. Such charges shall be fixed with a view of returning such amounts as in the Secretary's judgment are justified by the rate of project development, including as a minimum the return over the full development period of that part of the cost of operating and maintaining the project, during said period, allocated by the Secretary to irrigation; and collections of such charges in excess of the cost of the operation and maintenance during the development period, as thereafter determined by the Secretary, shall be credited to the reimbursable construction costs of the project in the manner determined by the Secretary.

(2) The United States shall operate and maintain the project during the development period fixed for it. After the development period, the United States shall operate and maintain the project or any part thereof as long as is deemed necessary by the Secretary, and shall be paid in advance for each year that part of the estimated cost of operating and maintaining the project for such year allocated by the Secretary to irrigation. In the event charges due the United States are not paid when due the United States may, at its election, suspend operations in whole or in part.

(3) The repayment of the reimbursable construction costs, except as to Indian lands which shall be repayable in accordance with existing law relating to Indian lands, shall be spread in not to exceed forty annual installments, of the number and amounts fixed by the Secretary; and the first annual installment under each contract shall become due and payable on the date fixed by the Secretary, in the year next following the last year of the development period fixed under subsection (c) (1) of this section: Provided, That the provisions of this subsection shall not be construed to modify the provisions of special legislation pertaining to any particular project.

(4) The water users or their organization will take such measures as the Secretary deems proper to secure the adoption of proper accounting, to protect the condition of project works, and to provide for the proper use thereof, and to protect project lands against deterioration due to improper use of water. Delinquencies in any payments due to the United States shall be penalized by a penalty of not less than one-half of 1 per centum per month. No water shall be delivered to or for any land or party while either said land or the organization in which it is located or said party is in arrears in the advance payment of operation and maintenance charges or development period charges under subsection (c) (1) of this section, or in arrears for more than twelve months in the payment of an installment of the reimbursable construction costs.

(5) The Secretary shall establish the size of farm units of irrigable lands on each project in accordance with his findings of the area sufficient in size for the support of a family on the lands to be irrigated. No water may be delivered to or for more than the farm unit area of irrigable lands in the project owned by a single landowner: Provided, That this subsection shall not apply to the United States or any agency or instrumentality thereof, corporate or otherwise. No water shall be delivered to or for any land, in a project area, transferred or disposed of subsequent to approval of the project by the President, and within three years from the

time water becomes available, unless and until it has been shown to the satisfaction of the Secretary or his duly authorized representative that the land has been transferred or disposed of at a price not exceeding the appraised value as determined by the Secretary or his duly authorized representatives, and upon proof of fraudulent representation as to the true consideration involved the Secretary is authorized to cancel the water right attaching to the land involved: Provided further, That nothing in sections 590y to 5902-10 of this title shall be construed to create authority to interfere with the delivery of water under prior rights.

(d) Terminated. (Aug. 11, 1939, ch. 717, § 4, as added Oct. 14, 1940, ch. 861, 54 Stat. 1121, and amended July 16, 1943, ch. 242, § 5, 57 Stat. 567; July 26, 1947, ch. 343, title II, § 205 (a), 61 Stat. 501.)

REFERENCES IN TEXT 1940 water conservation appropriation, for citation see subsec. (c) of section 5902–1 of this title.

AMENDMENTS 1943–Subsec. (d) added by act July 16, 1943.

CHANGE OF NAME The Department of War was designated the Depart. ment of the Army and the title of the Secretary of War was changed to Secretary of the Army by act July 26, 1947.

EXPIRATION DATE OF SUBSECTION (d) Subsection (d) of this section, by the terms thereof, ceased to be of force and effect, except as to certain projects, six months after cessation of hostilities of World War II, which was proclaimed at 12 o'clock noon of December 31, 1946, by Proc. No. 2714, 12 F. R. 1, set out as note under section 601 of Appendix to Title 50, War and National Defense.

85902–3. Settlement of projects on agricultural basis;

advice to settlers; acquisition and improvement of agricultural lands; utilization of other

agencies. (a) In connection with the construction or operation and maintenance of projects undertaken pursuant to the authority of sections 590y to 5902–10 of this title, and in order to further in the Great Plains and arid and semiarid areas of the United States an effective rehabilitation program, stabilization of the agricultural economy and maximum utilization of funds spent for relief purposes, the Secretary of Agriculture is authorized, pursuant to cooperative agreement with the Secretary of the Interior, (1) to arrange for the settlement of the projects on a sound agricultural basis, and insofar as practicable, the location thereon of persons in need; (2) to extend guidance and advice to settlers thereon in matters of farm practice, soil conservation, and efficient land use; (3) to acquire agricultural lands within the boundaries of such projects, with titles and at prices satisfactory to him; and (4) to arrange for the improvement of lands within the project boundaries, including clearing, leveling, and preparing them for distribution of irrigation water. Contracts between the United States and water users or water users' organizations for the lease or purchase of, or the improvement of, lands within such projects shall provide for annual or semiannual payments istration by 1939 Reorg. Plan No. 1, $$ 201, 207, eff. July 1, 1939, 4 F. R. 2728, 2729, 53 Stat. 1425, set out in note under section 133t of Title 5, Executive Departments and Government Officers and Employees.

All functions of the Federal Works Agency were transferred to the General Services Administration by act June 30, 1949, ch. 288, title I, § 103, 63 Stat. 380. See section 630b of Title 5, Executive Departments and Government Officers and Employees.

to the United States, of the number and amounts fixed by the Secretary of Agriculture. The lease, purchase, or improvement contracts for each tract of land shall provide in the aggregate for the return, in not to exceed fifty years from the date the land is first settled upon, of the costs incurred by the United States in acquiring and improving such tract of land with funds appropriated under authority of section 5902–10 (2) of this title, except administrative expenses incurred in the District of Columbia, together with interest on unpaid balances of said costs at not less than 3 per centum per annum. Such lease, purchase, or improvement contracts shall also provide for the fulfillment of such obligations related to reimbursable construction costs and operation and maintenance charges as may be applicable to such lands in accordance with the repayment contract or contracts required by section 5902–2 of this title.

(b) For the purposes of this section, the Secretary of Agriculture may utilize (1) in such manner as the President may direct, services, labor, materials, or other property, including money, supplied by the Work Projects Administration, the Civilian Conservation Corps, the Office of Indian Affairs, the Department of Agriculture, or any other Federal agency to the extent that the President, upon the report and recommendations of the Secretary of Agriculture, finds that the same should be supplied in assistance of such improvement work, and for which the United States shall be reimbursed in such amounts as the President may fix for each project; and (2) such services, labor, materials, easements, or other property, including money, as may be contributed by any State or political subdivision thereof, State agency, municipal corporation, or other organization, or individuals. Moneys received and accepted under (2) of this subsection shall remain available for expenditure for the purposes for which contributed in like manner as if said sums had been specifically appropriated for said purposes.

(c) Where the aggregate amount involved does not exceed $300, the provisions of section 5 of Title 41 shall not apply to any purchase or service authorized for the Department of Agriculture under sections 590y to 5902–10 of this title or under the 1940 water conservation appropriation. (Aug. 11, 1939, ch. 717, § 5, as added Oct. 14, 1940, ch. 861, 54 Stat. 1122, and amended July 16, 1943, ch. 242, § 6, 57 Stat. 568.)

REFERENCES IN TEXT 1940 water conservation appropriation, for citation see subsec. (c) of section 5902–1 of this title.

AMENDMENTS 1943—Subsec. (c) added by act July 16, 1943.

TRANSFER OF FUNCTIONS The Works Projects Administration and its functions were transferred to the Federal Works Agency by 1939 Reorg. Plan No. 1, $$ 301, 306, eff. July 1, 1939, 4 F. R. 2729, 53 Stat. 1426, set out in note under section 133t of Title 5, Executive Departments and Government Officers and Employees.

Civilian Conservation Corps and its functions were consolidated with other agencies under Federal Security Agency, to be administered by Director of sald Corps under direction and supervision of Federal Security Admin

$ 5902-4. Cooperative agreements with other agencies.

The Secretary, by cooperative agreements, may arrange with the Department of Agriculture or with such other Federal or State agencies, as the President may deem desirable, for cooperation in the investigations and surveys of projects proposed under the authority of sections 590y to 5902–10 of this title; and in connection with any such project which is undertaken the Secretary by such cooperative agreements may arrange for such cooperation in the construction or operation and maintenance of the project as he deems desirable. Any such cooperative agreement with the Department of Agriculture may provide, among other things (1) that the Secretary of Agriculture shall enter into the repayment contracts, required by section 5902–2 of this title and shall handle the collections of repayments and shall take over the other administrative duties connected with the project, after the Secretary of the Interior announces that the project is ready for operation; (2) if such agreement be entered into after construction of the project has been undertaken by the Secretary of the Interior and after he has entered into the repayment contracts required by section 5902–2 of this title, that the Secretary of Agriculture shall take over the collection of repayments and other administrative duties connected with the project; (3) that no water shall be delivered to or for any land or party while the owner of said land or said party is in arrears for more than twelve months in the payment to the United States of money due and payable under a land contract entered into pursuant to section 5902–3 (a) of this title; and (4) that any repayment contract with a water user or water users' organization entered into pursuant to section 5902–2 of this title and any land contract with the same water user or organization entered into pursuant to section 5902–3 (a) of this title, if said contracts involve the same land, may be combined in a single instrument. The Secretary of Agriculture is authorized to carry out the provision of any such cooperative agreements. (Aug. 11, 1939, ch. 717, § 6, as added Oct. 14, 1940, ch. 861, 54 Stat. 1123.)

85902–5. Limitation of expenditures of Federal funds

for any one project under sections 590r—590x. On any one project undertaken pursuant to sections 590r—590x of this title, as amended and supplemented, expenditures for the construction, maintenance, operation, rehabilitation or financial assistance of any one project, shall not exceed $100,000 of Federal funds, whether appropriated or allotted or both. All project facilities and appurtenances which depend for their utility in whole or in part upon each other or upon any common facility shall be deemed one project within the meaning of

this section. (Aug. 11, 1939, ch. 717, § 7, as added Oct. 14, 1940, ch. 861, 54 Stat. 1124, and amended June 10, 1949, ch. 195, 63 Stat. 171.)

AMENDMENTS 1949—Act June 10, 1949, increased the maximum amount which may be loaned by the Secretary from $50,000 to $100,000.

Secretary deems proper. Contracts for the sale of surplus power shall be for periods not to exceed forty years and contracts for water supply for municipal or miscellaneous purposes shall be for such periods as the Secretary may determine and may include such renewal options as the Secretary deems desirable: And provided further, That in sales or leases of such power, preference shall be given to municipalities and other public corporations or agencies; and also to cooperatives and other nonprofit organizations financed in whole or in part by loans made pursuant to sections 901-914 of Title 7. (Aug. 11, 1939, ch. 717, $ 9, as added Oct. 14, 1940, ch. 861, 54 Stat. 1124.)

8 5902-6. Disposition of receipts from repayment con

tracts and project operations. All payments made to the United States under repayment contracts on account of reimbursable construction costs, including penalties collected for delinquencies in such payments, and all other receipts from project operations pursuant to sections 5902–2 and 5902–7 of this title shall be covered into the Treasury to the credit of miscellaneous receipts. Charges collected during the development period of a project under section 5902–2 (c) (1) of this title, excepting such amounts thereof as may be credited to reimbursable construction costs, and charges collected for the operation and maintenance of a project under section 5902–2 (c) (2) of this title shall be available for expenditure for operation and maintenance of said project in like manner as if said funds had been specifically appropriated for said purposes. (Aug. 11, 1939, ch. 717, $ 8, as added Oct. 14, 1940, ch. 861, 54 Stat. 1124.)

8 5902–8. Authority of Secretary of the Interior over

lands, contracts, water rights, etc. (a) In connection with any project constructed pursuant to the provisions of sections 590y to 590210 of this title, the Secretary shall have the same authority, with regard to the utilization of lands owned by the United States, other than lands acquired under section 5902–3 of this title as he has in connection with projects undertaken pursuant to the Federal reclamation laws, Act of June 17, 1902 (32 Stat. 388), and Acts amendatory thereof or supplementary thereto.

(b) In connection with the construction or operation and maintenance of a project undertaken pursuant to the authority of sections 590y to 5902–10 of this title, the Secretary shall have with respect to construction and supply contracts, and with respect to the acquisition, exchange, and disposition of lands, interest in lands, water rights, and other property and the relocation thereof, the same authority, including authority to acquire lands and interests in land and water rights with titles and at prices satisfactory to him, which he has in connection with projects under the Federal reclamation laws. (Aug. 11, 1939, ch. 717, $ 10, as added Oct. 14, 1940, ch. 861, 54 Stat. 1125.)

REFERENCES IN TEXT Federal reclamation laws, referred to in the text (act of June 17, 1902), referred to in the text, are classified to sections 372, 373, 381, 383, 391, 392, 411, 416, 419, 421, 431, 432, 434, 439, 461, 491, and 498 of Title 43, Public Lands.

85902–7. Provisions for furnishing surplus power and

municipal or miscellaneous water supplies. In connection with any project undertaken pursuant to sections 590y to 5902–10 of this title, provisions, including contracts of sale, may be made for furnishing municipal or miscellaneous water supplies, or for developing and furnishing power in addition to the power requirements of irrigation: Provided, That expenditures from appropriations made directly pursuant to the authority contained in section 5902–10 (1) of this title to meet costs allocated to municipal or miscellaneous water supplies or surplus power shall not exceed $500,000 for any one project: Provided further, That no contract relating to a water supply for municipal or miscellaneous purposes or to electric power shall be made unless, in the judgment of the Secretary, it will not impair the efficiency of the project for irrigation purposes. On any project where such provisions are made, the Secretary shall allocate to municipal or miscellaneous water purposes or to surplus power the part of the estimated construction costs of the project which he deems properly so allocable; and such allocations shall not be included in the reimbursable construction costs covered by the repayment contract or contracts required under section 5902–2 of this title. All right, title, and interest in the facilities provided for such municipal or miscellaneous water supplies or surplus power and the revenues derived therefrom shall be and remain in the United States. Contracts for such municipal or miscellaneous water supplies or for such surplus power shall be at such rates as, in the Secretary's judgment, will produce revenues at least sufficient to cover the appropriate share of the annual operation and maintenance cost of the project and such fixed charges, including interest, as the

$ 5902–9. Powers and duties of Secretaries of Interior

and Agriculture; rules and regulations. The Secretary of the Interior and the Secretary of Agriculture are authorized to perform any and all Acts and to make such rules and regulations as may be necessary and proper for the purpose of carrying out their respective functions under sections 590y to 5902–10 of this title and for the purpose of carrying the provisions of said sections into full force and effect. (Aug. 11, 1939, ch. 717, § 11, as added Oct. 14, 1940, ch. 861, 54 Stat. 1125.)

REFERENCES IN TEXT Federal reclamation laws, referred to in the text (act of June 17, 1902), referred to in the text, are classified to sections 372, 373, 381, 383, 391, 392, 411, 416, 419, 421, 431, 432, 434, 439, 461, 491, and 498 of Title 43, Public Lands.

TRANSFER OF FUNCTIONS All functions of all other officers of the Department of the Interior and all functions of all agencies and em

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