Compiled and edited by Charles J. Kappler. Washington : Government Printing Office, 1941.
|Chap. 389||Josephine Russell. Provisions of Employees’ Compensation Act extended to.|
|Chap. 389||39 Stat., 746.
U. S. C., p. 98.
Time limitation waived.
|Chap. 389||Proviso. No prior benefits.|
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the Employees’ Compensation Commission be, and it is hereby, authorized and directed to receive and determine the claim of Josephine Russell for disability resulting from injuries sustained by her on or about June 19, 1933, while employed by the Bureau of Indian Affairs, Department of the Interior, as a nurse in the Pine Ridge Hospital, Pine Ridge, South Dakota, under the provisions of the Act entitled “An Act to provide compensation for employees of the United States suffering injuries while in the performance of their duties, and for other purposes”, approved September 7, 1916, as amended, except that the time limitation in sections 15 and 20, inclusive, of said Act are hereby waived: Provided, That no benefits shall accrue prior to the approval of this Act.
Approved, May 13, 1936.