Compiled and edited by Charles J. Kappler. Washington : Government Printing Office, 1941.
|Chap. 664||Judicial Code, amendment.
26 Stat., 67; U.S.C., p. 886.
|Chap. 664||North Dakota. To constitute one judicial district. Divisions.|
|Chap. 664||Indian reservations.|
|Chap. 664||Terms of court.|
|Chap. 664||Clerk's office.|
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That section 99 of the Judicial Code, as amended (U.S.C., title 28, sec. 180), be amended to read as follows:
"SEC. 99. The State of North Dakota shall constitute one judicial district to be known as the district of North Dakota. The territory embraced on the 1st day of January 1932, in the counties of Adams, Billings, Bowman, Burleigh, Dunn, Emmons, Golden Valley, Grant, Hettinger, Kidder, Logan, McIntosh, McLean, Mercer, Morton, Oliver, Sioux, Slope, and Stark shall constitute the southwestern division of said district; and the territory embraced on the date last mentioned in the counties of Barnes, Cass, Dickey, Eddy, Foster, Griggs, LaMoure, Ransom, Richland, Sargent, Sheridan, Steele, Stutsman, and Wells shall constitute the southeastern division; and
the territory embraced on the date last mentioned in the counties of Benson, Bottineau, Cavalier, Grand Forks, Nelson, McHenry, Pembina, Pierce, Ramsey, Rolette, Traill, Towner, and Walsh shall constitute the northeastern division; and the territory embraced on the date last mentioned in the counties of Burke, Divide, McKenzie, Mountrail, Renville, Ward, and Williams shall constitute the northwestern division. The several Indian reservations and parts thereof within said State shall constitute a part of the several divisions within which they are respectively situated. Terms of the district court for the southwestern division shall be held at Bismarck on the second Tuesday in March; for the southeastern division, at Faro on the second Tuesday in December and at Jamestown on the second Tuesday in October; for the northeastern division, at Devils Lake on the second Tuesday in May and at Grand Forks on the second Tuesday in November; and for the northwestern division, at Minot on the second Tuesday in April. The clerk of the court shall maintain an office in charge of himself or a deputy at each place at which court is held in his district."
Approved, June 19, 1934.