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7žth CongreSS | HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES 1st Session

BRIDGE ACROSS THE POTOMAC RIVER AT OR NEAR

SHEPHERDSTOWN, W. VA.

MAY 5, 1937.-Referred to the House Calendar and ordered to be printed

Mr. Cole, from the Committee on Interstate and Foreign Commerce,

submitted the following

REPORT

[To accompany H. R. 6285)

The Committee on Interstate and Foreign Commerce, to whom kas referred the bill (H. R. 6285) authorizing the State Roads Commission of the State of Maryland and the State Road Commission of the State of West Virginia to construct, maintain, and operate a free highway bridge across the Potomac River in Washington County, Md., at or near a point opposite Shepherdstown, W. Va., and a point at or near Shepherdstown, Jefferson County, W. Va., to take the place of a bridge destroyed by flood, having considered the same, report thereon with a recommendation that it pass.

The bill has the approval of the Agriculture and War Departments, es will appear by the letters attached.

WAR DEPARTMENT, April 17, 1937. Respectfully returned to the chairman, Committee on Interstate and Foreign Commerce, House of Representatives.

do far as the interests committed to this Department are concerned, I know of Do objection to the favorable consideration of the accompanying bill, H. R. 6285, Seventy-fifth Congress, first session, authorizing the State Roads Commission of the State of Maryland and the State Road Commission of the State of West Sirginia to construct, maintain, and operate a free highway bridge across the Potomac River in Washington County, Md., at or near a point opposite Shepherdstown, W. Va., and a point at or near Shepherdstown, Jefferson County, W.Va., to take the place of a bridge destroyed by flood.

HARRY H. WOODRING, Secretary of War.

DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE,

Washington, April 26, 1937. Hon. CLARENCE F. LEA, Chairman, Committee on Interstate and Foreign Commerce,

House of Representatives. DEAR MR. LEA: Careful consideration has been given to the bill, H. R. 6285, transmitted with your letter of April 10 with request for a report thereon and such views relative thereto as the Department might desire to communicate.

This bill would authorize the State Roads Commission of Maryland and the State Road Commission of West Virginia, or either of them, to construct, maintain, and operate a free highway bridge and approaches thereto across the Potomac River between a point at or near Shepherdstown, W. Va., and a point opposite in the State of Maryland. Favorable action on the bill is recommended. Sincerely,

M. L. WILSON, Acting Secretary.

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BRIDGE ACROSS THE POTOMAC RIVER AT OR NEAR

HANCOCK, MD.

Mar 5, 1937.-Referred to the House Calendar and ordered to be printed

Mr. Cole of Maryland, from the Committee on Interstate and Foreign

Commerce, submitted the following

REPORT

[To accompany H. R. 6286)

The Committee on Interstate and Foreign Commerce, to whom was referred the bill (H. R. 6286) authorizing the State Roads Commission of the State of Maryland and the State Road Commission of the State of West Virginia to construct, maintain, and operate a free highway bridge across the Potomac River at or near a point in the vicinity of Hancock, in Washington County, Md., and a point near the north end of Morgan County, W. Va., to take the place of a bridge destroyed by flood, having considered the same, report thereon with a recommendation that it pass.

The bill has the approval of the Agriculture and War Departments, as will appear by the letters attached.

WAR DEPARTMENT, April 17, 1937. Respectfully returned to the chairman, Committee on Interstate and Foreign Commerce, House of Representatives.

So far as the interests committed to this Department are concerned, I know of Eo objection to the favorable consideration of the accompanying bill (H. R. 6286, 15th Cong., 1st sess.) authorizing the State Roads Commission of the State of Maryland and the State Road Commission of the State of West Virginia to construct, maintain, and operate a free highway bridge across the Potomac River at or near a point in the vicinity of Hancock, in Washington County, Md., and a point near the north end of Morgan County, W. Va., to take the place of a bridge destroyed by flood.

HARRY H. WOODRING,

Secretary of War.

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DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE,

Washington, April 26, 1937. Hon. CLARENCE F. LEA, Chairman, Committee on Interstate and Foreign Commerce,

"House of Representatives. DEAR MR. LEA: Careful consideration has been given to the bill (H. R. 6286) transmitted with your letter of April 10 with request for a report thereon and such views relative thereto as the Department might desire to communicate.

This bill would authorize the State Roads Commission of Maryland and the State Road Commission of West Virginia, or either of them, to construct, maintain, and operate a free highway bridge across the Potomac River from a point at or near Hancock, Md., to a point opposite near the north end of Morgan County, W. Va. Favorable action on the bill is recommended. Sincerely,

M. L. Wilson, Under Secretary.

1st Session

No. 770

BRIDGE ACROSS THE MISSOURI RIVER AT NIOBRARA,

NEBR.

May 5, 1937.-Referred to the House Calendar and ordered to be printed

Mr. EICHER, from the Committee on Interstate and Foreign Com

merce, submitted the following

REPORT

[To accompany H. R. 6292]

The Committee on Interstate and Foreign Commerce, to whom was referred the bill (H. R. 6292) to extend the times for the commencing and completion of the construction of a bridge across the Vissouri River at or near Niobrara, Nebr., having considered the same, report thereon with a recommendation that it pass.

The bill has the approval of the Agriculture and War Departments, as will appear by the letters attached.

WAR DEPARTMENT, April 20, 1937. Respectfully returned to the chairman, Committee on Interstate and Foreign Commerce, House of Representatives.

So far as the interests committed to this Department are concerned, I know of no objection to the favorable consideration of the accompanying bill, H. R. 6292, Seventy-fifth Congress, first session, to extend the times for commencing and completing the construction of a bridge across the Missouri River at or near Niobrara, Nebr.

HARRY H. WOODRING,

Secretary of War.

DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE,

Washington, April 26, 1937. Hon. CLARENCE F. LEA, Chairman, Committee on Interstate and Foreign cuse of" Képresentatives.

Commerce, DEAR MR. LEA: Careful consideration has been given to the bill (H. R. 6292) transmitted with your letter of April 10 with request for a report thereon and such views relative thereto as the Department might desire to communicate.

This bill would extend for 1 and 3 years, respectively, from August 30, 1937, the times for commencing and completing the construction of the bridge across the Missouri River at or near Niobrara, Nebr., authorized by act of Congress approved August 30, 1935, as amended, to be constructed by Knox County, Nebr. The bill is without objection so far as this Department is concerned. Sincerely,

M. L. Wilson, Acting Secretary.

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