48 U.S.C.
United States Code, 2009 Edition
Title 48 - TERRITORIES AND INSULAR POSSESSIONS
CHAPTER 5 - PHILIPPINE ISLANDS
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CHAPTER 5—PHILIPPINE ISLANDS

Philippine Independence

Independence of Philippine Islands recognized and American sovereignty withdrawn by Proc. No. 2695, eff. July 4, 1946, 11 F.R. 7517, 60 Stat. 1352, issued pursuant to section 1394 of Title 22, Foreign Relations and Intercourse, and set out under that section.

§§1001 to 1008. Omitted

Codification

Sections 1001 to 1008 were omitted in view of recognition of Philippine independence.

Section 1001, act Aug. 29, 1916, §1, 39 Stat. 545, defined Philippine Islands.

Section 1002, act Aug. 29, 1916, ch. 416, §2, 39 Stat. 546, related to Philippine citizenship.

Section 1003, act Aug. 29, 1916, ch. 416, §5, 39 Stat. 547, related to application of statutory law of United States.

Section 1004, act Aug. 29, 1916, ch. 416, §6, 39 Stat. 547, related to continuing force and effect of Philippine laws.

Section 1005, act Aug. 29, 1916, ch. 416, §7, 39 Stat. 547, related to power of Philippine Legislature to modify, repeal, etc., laws.

Section 1006, act Aug. 29, 1916, ch. 416, §31, 39 Stat. 556, related to laws continued in force.

Section 1007, act Aug. 29, 1916, ch. 416, §4, 39 Stat. 547, related to payment of expenses of Philippine government.

Section 1007a, acts Sept. 1, 1937, ch. 898, title V, §503, 50 Stat. 915; Oct. 15, 1940, ch. 887, 54 Stat. 1178, related to appropriations for financing program of economic adjustment.

Section 1008, act Aug. 29, 1916, ch. 416, §3, 39 Stat. 546, related to a bill of rights and restrictions for Philippine Islands.

§1009. Repealed. Oct. 31, 1951, ch. 655, §56(d), 65 Stat. 729

Section, act Mar. 8, 1902, ch. 140, §9, 32 Stat. 55, related to requirements as to evidence in treason cases in Philippines.

Savings Provision

Section 56(l) of act Oct. 31, 1951, provided that the repeal of this section should not affect any rights or liabilities existing hereunder on the effective date of that repeal (Oct. 31, 1951).

§§1010 to 1019. Omitted

Codification

Sections 1010 to 1019 were omitted in view of recognition of Philippine independence.

Section 1010, acts Aug. 29, 1916, ch. 416, §11, 39 Stat. 548; July 21, 1921, ch. 51, 42 Stat. 145; May 31, 1922, ch. 203, 42 Stat. 599, related to prohibition against export duties and imposition of taxes and assessments.

Section 1011, acts July 1, 1902, ch. 1369, §84, 32 Stat. 711; July 1, 1944, ch. 373, title VII, §711, 58 Stat. 714; Aug. 13, 1946, ch. 958, §5, 60 Stat. 1049, related to shipping, customs, duties, seamen, and health laws.

Section 1011a, act July 3, 1930, ch. 831, 46 Stat. 851, related to imports consigned to departments and bureaus of United States Government.

Section 1012, act Feb. 6, 1905, ch. 453, §5, 33 Stat. 692, related to admission free of duty of railroad material.

Section 1013, act Feb. 6, 1905, ch. 453, §6, 33 Stat. 692, related to administration of immigration laws.

Section 1014, act Apr. 29, 1908, ch. 152, §5, 35 Stat. 70, related to administration of navigation laws.

Section 1015, act Apr. 29, 1908, ch. 152, §1, 35 Stat. 70, related to temporary regulation of transportation of merchandise and passengers.

Section 1016, acts Apr. 29, 1908, ch. 152, §4, 35 Stat. 70; Aug. 29, 1916, ch. 416, §22, 39 Stat. 553, related to licenses to certain vessels.

Section 1017, act Apr. 29, 1908, ch. 152, §3, 35 Stat. 70, related to inapplicability to certain foreign vessels of restrictions on transportation of merchandise and passengers.

Section 1018, act July 1, 1902, ch. 1369, §11, 32 Stat. 695, related to improvement of harbors and navigable waters.

Section 1019, acts Mar. 22, 1902, ch. 273, 32 Stat. 88; Mar. 2, 1917, ch. 145, §54, 39 Stat. 968, related to acknowledgment of deeds.

§§1041 to 1055. Omitted

Codification

Sections 1041 to 1055 were omitted in view of recognition of Philippine independence.

Section 1041, act Aug. 29, 1916, ch. 416, §8, 39 Stat. 547, related to grant of legislative power to Philippine Legislature.

Section 1042, act Aug. 29, 1916, ch. 416, §10, 39 Stat. 548, related to Legislature's authority over trade relations, tariff acts, and immigration.

Section 1043, act Aug. 29, 1916, ch. 416, §12, 39 Stat. 548, related to composition of Legislature.

Section 1044, act Aug. 29, 1916, ch. 416, §13, 39 Stat. 549, related to qualifications and election of senators.

Section 1045, act Aug. 29, 1916, ch. 416, 14, 39 Stat. 549, related to qualifications and election of representatives.

Section 1046, act Aug. 29, 1916, ch. 416, §16, 39 Stat. 549, related to senatorial and representative districts.

Section 1047, act Aug. 29, 1916, ch. 416, §15, 39 Stat. 549, related to qualifications of voters.

Section 1048, act Aug. 29, 1916, ch. 416, §17, 39 Stat. 550, related to terms of office of senators and representatives.

Section 1049, act Aug. 29, 1916, ch. 416, §18, 39 Stat. 550, related to legislative sessions.

Section 1050, act Aug. 29, 1916, ch. 416, §18, 39 Stat. 550, related to compensation and privileges of members.

Section 1051, act Aug. 29, 1916, ch. 416, §18, 39 Stat. 550, related to ineligibility of senators and representatives to hold certain offices.

Section 1052, act Aug. 29, 1916, ch. 416, §19, 39 Stat. 551, related to enactment of laws and approval by President of the United States.

Section 1053, act Aug. 29, 1916, ch. 416, §19, 39 Stat. 551, related to failure to make appropriations.

Section 1054, acts Aug. 29, 1916, ch. 416, §19, 39 Stat. 551; May 29, 1928, ch. 901, §1, 45 Stat. 996; Feb. 28, 1929, ch. 364, §§1, 2, 45 Stat. 1348, related to reporting of laws to Congress.

Section 1055, acts June 2, 1924, ch. 234, §261, 43 Stat. 294; Feb. 26, 1926, ch. 27, §§261, 1200, 44 Stat. 52, 125, related to income tax laws.

§§1071 to 1078. Omitted

Codification

Sections 1071 to 1078 were omitted in view of recognition of Philippine independence.

Section 1071, acts July 1, 1902, ch. 1369, §9, 32 Stat. 695; Aug. 29, 1916, ch. 416, §26, 39 Stat. 555, related to jurisdiction of the courts.

Section 1072, act Aug. 29, 1916, ch. 416, §26, 39 Stat. 555, related to admiralty jurisdiction.

Section 1073, act Aug. 29, 1916, ch. 416, §26, 39 Stat. 555, related to appointment of chief justice and associate justices of supreme court.

Section 1074, act Aug. 29, 1916, ch. 416, §26, 39 Stat. 555, related to appointment of judges of courts of first instance.

Section 1075, acts Aug. 29, 1916, ch. 416, §29, 39 Stat. 556; May 29, 1928, ch. 904, §§1, 2, 45 Stat. 997, related to salaries of judges.

Section 1075a, act May 29, 1928, ch. 904, §§1, 2, 45 Stat. 997, related to salaries of judges.

Section 1076, act Apr. 9, 1910, No. 19, 36 Stat. 877, related to special terms of supreme court.

Section 1077, act Feb. 6, 1905, ch. 453, §7, 33 Stat. 692, related to temporary judges of supreme court, prior to repeal by Pub. L. 89–554, §8(a), Sept. 6, 1966, 80 Stat. 639.

Section 1078, act Aug. 29, 1916, ch. 416, §26, 39 Stat. 555, related to jurisdiction of municipal courts.

§§1091 to 1094. Omitted

Codification

Sections 1091 to 1094 were omitted in view of recognition of Philippine independence.

Section 1091, acts Aug. 29, 1916, ch. 416, §20, 39 Stat. 552; June 5, 1934, ch. 390, §4, 48 Stat. 879, related to appointment and qualifications of Resident Commissioners.

Section 1092, acts July 1, 1902, ch. 1369, §8, 32 Stat. 694; Aug. 29, 1916, ch. 416, §20, 39 Stat. 552, related to temporary appointment of Resident Commissioners.

Section 1093, acts May 22, 1908, ch. 186, §1, 35 Stat. 188; May 17, 1932, ch. 190, 47 Stat. 158, related to salary of Resident Commissioners.

Section 1094, act Aug. 29, 1916, ch. 416, §20, 39 Stat. 552, related to allowance for stationery and clerk hire.

§§1111 to 1125. Omitted

Codification

Sections 1111 to 1125 were omitted in view of recognition of Philippine independence.

Section 1111, act Aug. 29, 1916, ch. 416, §21, 39 Stat. 552, related to appointment, powers, and duties of Governor General.

Section 1112, act Aug. 29, 1916, ch. 416, §23, 39 Stat. 553, related to designation of acting Governor General.

Section 1113, act Aug. 29, 1916, ch. 416, §23, 39 Stat. 553, related to appointment and duties of Vice Governor.

Section 1114, act Aug. 29, 1916, ch. 416, §22, 39 Stat. 553, related to increase or decrease in executive departments.

Section 1115, act Aug. 29, 1916, ch. 416, §22, 39 Stat. 553, related to bureau of non-christian tribes.

Section 1116, act Aug. 29, 1916, ch. 416, §24, 39 Stat. 553, related to appointment and duties of auditor.

Section 1117, act Aug. 29, 1916, ch. 416, §24, 39 Stat. 553, related to deputy and assistant auditor.

Section 1118, act Aug. 29, 1916, ch. 416, §24, 39 Stat. 553, related to administrative jurisdiction of accounts.

Section 1119, act Aug. 29, 1916, ch. 416, §24, 39 Stat. 553, related to auditor's authority to summon witnesses.

Section 1120, acts Aug. 29, 1916, ch. 416, §24, 39 Stat. 553; June 10, 1921, ch. 18, §§301, 310, 42 Stat. 23, 25, related to finality of auditor's decisions.

Section 1121, act Aug. 29, 1916, ch. 416, §24, 39 Stat. 553, related to reports by auditors to Governor General and Secretary of War.

Section 1122, act Aug. 29, 1916, ch. 416, §24, 39 Stat. 553, related to supervision of auditor's office by Governor General.

Section 1123, act Aug. 29, 1916, ch. 416, §25, 39 Stat. 554, related to appeals from auditor's decisions.

Section 1124, act Aug. 29, 1916, ch. 416, §29, 39 Stat. 556, related to salaries of officials.

Section 1125, act Aug. 29, 1916, ch. 416, §30, 39 Stat. 556, related to compensation of municipal officers out of provincial and municipal revenues.

§§1141 to 1156. Omitted

Codification

Sections 1141 to 1156 were omitted in view of recognition of Philippine independence.

Section 1141, act July 1, 1902, ch. 1369, §76, 32 Stat. 710, related to establishment of a mint at Manila.

Section 1142, act Mar. 2, 1903, ch. 980, §1, 32 Stat. 952, related to establishment of gold peso as unit of value.

Section 1143, act Mar. 2, 1903, ch. 980, §§2, 3, 32 Stat. 953, related to coinage of silver pesos.

Section 1144, acts July 1, 1902, ch. 1369, §77, 32 Stat. 710; Mar. 2, 1903, ch. 980, §4, 32 Stat. 953, related to coinage of subsidiary silver coins.

Section 1145, act Mar. 2, 1903, ch. 980, §5, 32 Stat. 953, related to limitations on subsidiary coins as legal tender.

Section 1146, act July 1, 1902, ch. 1369, §79, 32 Stat. 710, related to coinage of minor coins.

Section 1147, acts July 1, 1902, ch. 1369, §82, 32 Stat. 711; Mar. 2, 1903, ch. 980, §11, 32 Stat. 954, related to devices and inscriptions on coins.

Section 1148, acts July 1, 1902, ch. 1369, §81, 32 Stat. 710; Mar. 2, 1903, ch. 980, §10, 32 Stat. 954, related to place of coinage.

Section 1149, act Mar. 2, 1903, ch. 980, §5, 32 Stat. 953, related to purchase of silver bullion and recoinage.

Section 1150, acts July 1, 1902, ch. 1369, §80, 32 Stat. 710; Mar. 2, 1903, ch. 980, §9, 32 Stat. 954, related to purchase of metal.

Section 1151, acts Mar. 2, 1903, ch. 980, §6, 32 Stat. 953; July 21, 1921, ch. 51, 42 Stat. 146, related to gold and silver peso parity.

Section 1152, act June 23, 1906, ch. 3521, §1, 34 Stat. 453, related to change in weight and fineness of silver coins.

Section 1153, acts Mar. 2, 1903, ch. 980, §8, 32 Stat. 954; Feb. 6, 1905, ch. 453, §10, 33 Stat. 697; June 23, 1906, ch. 3521, §2, 34 Stat. 453, related to redemption of silver certificates.

Section 1154, act Mar. 2, 1903, ch. 980, §12, 32 Stat. 954, related to drawings, designs, and plates.

Section 1155, act Mar. 2, 1903, ch. 980, §7, 32 Stat. 954, related to previously used silver coins as legal tender.

Section 1156, act July 1, 1902, ch. 1369, §83, 32 Stat. 711, related to redemption and reissue of defective coins.

§1157. Transferred

Codification

Section, acts June 11, 1934, ch. 445, 48 Stat. 929; Aug. 7, 1946, ch. 809, §1, 60 Stat. 901, which related to deposits of public money in the United States Treasury, and which had been transferred to section 1333 of Title 22, Foreign Relations and Intercourse, terminated on July 1, 1951, under the provisions of section 2 of act Aug. 7, 1946.

§§1171 to 1173. Omitted

Codification

Sections 1171 to 1173 were omitted in view of recognition of Philippine independence.

Section 1171, act Aug. 29, 1916, ch. 416, §28, 39 Stat. 555, related to granting of franchises and rights and compensation for property taken or damaged.

Section 1172, act Aug. 29, 1916, ch. 416, §28, 39 Stat. 555, related to involuntary servitude and penalties therefor.

Section 1173, act July 1, 1902, ch. 1369, §75, 32 Stat. 709, related to corporation engaged in real estate business.

§§1191 to 1202. Omitted

Codification

Sections 1191 to 1202 were omitted in view of recognition of Philippine independence.

Section 1191, acts Aug. 29, 1916, ch. 416, §11, 39 Stat. 548; July 21, 1921, ch. 51, 42 Stat. 145; May 31, 1922, ch. 203, 42 Stat. 599, related to bond issues to anticipate taxes and revenue.

Section 1192, act Feb. 6, 1905, ch. 453, §2, 33 Stat. 689, related to bond issues for public improvements.

Section 1193, act Feb. 6, 1905, ch. 453, §1, 33 Stat. 689, related to government bonds as exempt from taxation.

Section 1194, acts July 1, 1902, ch. 1369, §66, 32 Stat. 707; Feb. 6, 1905, ch. 453, §3, 33 Stat. 690, related to municipal indebtedness for improvements.

Section 1195, act July 1, 1902, ch. 1369, §67, 32 Stat. 707, related to denominations of bonds.

Section 1196, act July 1, 1902, ch. 1369, §68, 32 Stat. 708, related to use of funds from sale of bonds.

Section 1197, act July 1, 1902, ch. 1369, §69, 32 Stat. 708, related to taxes to pay bonds and creation of a sinking fund.

Section 1198, act July 1, 1902, ch. 1369, §§70, 71, 32 Stat. 708, related to bonds for sewers and water supply in Manila.

Section 1199, act July 1, 1902, ch. 1369, §72, 32 Stat. 708, related to use of funds from sale of bonds for sewers and water supply in Manila.

Section 1200, act July 1, 1902, ch. 1369, §73, 32 Stat. 708, related to taxes and sinking fund for payment of bonds for sewers and water supply in Manila.

Section 1201, act Feb. 6, 1905, ch. 453, §4, 33 Stat. 690, related to guarantee of railroad bonds and the contract of guaranty.

Section 1202, act Feb. 6, 1905, ch. 453, §4, 33 Stat. 690, related to jurisdiction of Supreme Court of Philippines over actions brought under section 1201 of this title.

§§1221 to 1226. Omitted

Codification

Sections 1221 to 1226 were omitted in view of recognition of Philippine independence.

Section 1221, act Aug. 29, 1916, ch. 416, §9, 39 Stat. 547, related to restoration of public property and lands ceded to United States by Spain to the Philippine Legislature.

Section 1222, act Aug. 29, 1916, ch. 416, §9, 39 Stat. 547, related to approval by President of acts regulating public domain, mining, and timber.

Section 1223, acts July 1, 1902, ch. 1369, §14, 32 Stat. 696; Aug. 29, 1916, ch. 416, §12, 39 Stat. 548, related to perfecting titles of claimants from Spain.

Section 1224, act July 1, 1902, ch. 1369, §63, 32 Stat. 706, related to authority of Government to acquire real and personal property.

Section 1225, acts July 1, 1902, ch. 1369, §64, 32 Stat. 706; Aug. 29, 1916, ch. 416, §§12, 22, 39 Stat. 548, 553, related to acquisition of property of religious orders.

Section 1226, act July 1, 1902, ch. 1369, §65, 32 Stat. 707, related to use of lands acquired from religious orders as public property.

§§1231 to 1234. Omitted

Codification

Sections 1231 to 1234 were omitted in view of recognition of Philippine independence.

Section 1231, acts Jan. 17, 1933, ch. 11, §1, 47 Stat. 761; Mar. 24, 1934, ch. 84, §1, 48 Stat. 456, related to a convention to frame a constitution for Philippines. Section 1 of act Jan. 17, 1933, was repealed by Pub. L. 89–554, §8(a), Sept. 6, 1966, 80 Stat. 648.

Section 1232, acts Jan. 17, 1933, ch. 11, §10, 47 Stat. 768; Mar. 24, 1934, ch. 84, §2, 48 Stat. 457; Proc. No. 2695, eff. July 4, 1946, 11 F.R. 7515, 60 Stat. 1352, related to mandatory provisions of constitution.

Section 1233, acts Jan. 17, 1933, ch. 11, §3, 47 Stat. 763; Mar. 24, 1934, ch. 84, §3, 48 Stat. 458, related to submission of proposed constitution to President of United States.

Section 1234, acts Jan. 17, 1933, ch. 11, §4, 47 Stat. 763; Mar. 24, 1934, ch. 84, §4, 48 Stat. 458, related to submission of constitution to Filipino people.

§§1235 to 1236. Transferred

Codification

Section 1235, act Mar. 24, 1934, ch. 84, §5, 48 Stat. 459, related to transfer of property and rights to Philippine Commonwealth, and was transferred to section 1391 of Title 22, Foreign Relations and Intercourse.

Section 1235a, act June 29, 1944, ch. 322, §2, 58 Stat. 626, related to acquisition of military and naval bases by United States, and has been transferred to section 1392 of Title 22.

Section 1236, acts Mar. 24, 1934, ch. 84, §6, 48 Stat. 459; Aug. 7, 1939, ch. 502, §1, 53 Stat. 1226; Apr. 30, 1946, ch. 244, title V, §511(2), 60 Stat. 158; Sept. 22, 1959, Pub. L. 86–346, title I, §104(1), 73 Stat. 622, related to supplementary sinking fund for bond payments, purchase of bonds by United States, and creation of special trust account, and has been transferred to section 1393 of Title 22.

§1236a. Omitted

Codification

Section, act June 14, 1935, ch. 240, §§1–5, 49 Stat. 340, which fixed the quantity of Manila and other fibre products, produced in the Philippine Islands, to be admitted into the United States duty free, by its own terms originally expired three years from May 1, 1935. By Proc. No. 2272, eff. Jan. 26, 1938, 3 F.R. 222, 52 Stat. 1534, the effective period was extended for an additional three years from and including May 1, 1938.

§§1236b to 1237c. Omitted

Codification

Sections 1236b to 1237c were omitted in view of recognition of Philippine independence.

Section 1236b, act Dec. 22, 1941, ch. 617, §1, 55 Stat. 352, related to export tax rate and temporary suspension.

Section 1236c, act Dec. 22, 1941, ch. 617, §2, 55 Stat. 852, related to reduction of export quotas and temporary suspension.

Section 1237, acts Jan. 17, 1933, ch. 11, §7, 47 Stat. 765; Mar. 24, 1934, ch. 84, §7, 48 Stat. 460, related to government relations and appointment and duties of the High Commissioner to the Philippines.

Section 1237a, acts Mar. 21, 1935, ch. 36, title I, 49 Stat. 59; May 15, 1936, ch. 404, §1, 49 Stat. 1306; July 19, 1937, ch. 511, §1, 50 Stat. 516; June 11, 1938, ch. 348, §1, 52 Stat. 669; June 28, 1939, ch. 246, §1, 53 Stat. 858; June 18, 1940, ch. 395, §1, 54 Stat. 410; June 28, 1941, ch. 259, §1, 55 Stat. 309; July 2, 1942, ch. 473, §1, 56 Stat. 510; July 12, 1943, ch. 219, §1, 57 Stat. 454, related to salaries of legal advisor and financial expert.

Section 1237b, act June 5, 1936, ch. 519, 49 Stat. 1478, related to appointment powers, and duties of the acting High Commissioner, and was repealed by Pub. L. 89–554, §8(a), Sept. 6, 1966, 80 Stat. 649.

Section 1237c, act Aug. 11, 1937, ch. 581, §§1–3, 50 Stat. 621, 622, related to authorization to Chief Clerk and Assistant Chief Clerk of High Commissioner to administer oaths.

§1238. Repealed. June 27, 1952, ch. 477, title IV, §403(a)(35), 66 Stat. 279

Section, acts Jan. 17, 1933, ch. 11, §8, 47 Stat. 767; Mar. 24, 1934, ch. 84, §8, 48 Stat. 462; Aug. 7, 1939, ch. 502, §2, 53 Stat. 1230, related to immigration. See section 1151 et seq. of Title 8, Aliens and Nationality.

§§1238a, 1239. Omitted

Codification

Sections 1238a and 1239 were omitted in view of recognition of Philippine independence.

Section 1238a, act Aug. 7, 1939, ch. 502, §8, 53 Stat. 1234, related to assignment of Foreign Service Officers to Philippines.

Section 1239, acts Jan. 17, 1933, ch. 11, §9, 47 Stat. 768; Mar. 24, 1934, ch. 84, §9, 48 Stat. 463, related to obligation of United States as to Philippine bonds and exemption of bonds from taxation.

§1240. Transferred

Codification

Section, acts Mar. 24, 1934, ch. 84, §10, 48 Stat. 463; Aug. 7, 1939, ch. 502, §3, 53 Stat. 1230, related to recognition of Philippine independence, withdrawal of American sovereignty, and property for diplomatic purposes, and was transferred to section 1394 of Title 22, Foreign Relations and Intercourse.

§§1241 to 1243. Omitted

Codification

Sections 1241 to 1243 were omitted in view of recognition of Philippine independence.

Section 1241, acts Jan. 17, 1933, ch. 11, §11, 47 Stat. 769; Mar. 24, 1934, ch. 84, §11; 48 Stat. 463, related to neutralization of the Philippines.

Section 1242, acts Jan. 17, 1933, ch. 11, §12, 47 Stat. 769; Mar. 24, 1934, ch. 84, §12, 48 Stat. 463, related to notification to foreign governments of Philippine Independence.

Section 1243, acts Jan. 17, 1933, ch. 11, §13, 47 Stat. 769; Mar. 24, 1934, ch. 84, §13, 48 Stat. 464; Aug. 7, 1939, ch. 502, §4, 53 Stat. 1231; June 29, 1944, ch. 323, §1, 58 Stat. 626; Apr. 30, 1946, ch. 244, title V, §511(3), 60 Stat. 158, related to establishment of Filipino Rehabilitation Commission.

§1244. Repealed. June 27, 1952, ch. 477, title IV, §403(a)(35), 66 Stat. 279

Section, acts Jan. 17, 1933, ch. 11, §14, 47 Stat. 769; Mar. 24, 1934, ch. 84, §14, 48 Stat. 464, related to immigration after independence. See section 1151 et seq. of Title 8, Aliens and Nationality.

§1245. Omitted

Codification

Section, acts Jan. 17, 1933, ch. 11, §15, 47 Stat. 769; Mar. 24, 1934, ch. 84, §15, 48 Stat. 464, related to statutes continued in force, and was omitted in view of recognition of Philippine independence.

§1246. Transferred

Codification

Section, act Mar. 24, 1934, ch. 84, §16, 48 Stat. 464, was a saving clause, and has been transferred to a Separability note set out under section 1391 of Title 22, Foreign Relations and Intercourse.

§1247. Omitted

Codification

Section, acts Jan. 17, 1933, ch. 11, §17, 47 Stat. 770; Mar. 24, 1934, ch. 84, §17, 48 Stat. 465, related to effective date, and was omitted in view of recognition of Philippine independence.

§1247a. Transferred

Codification

Section, act Mar. 24, 1934, ch. 84, §18, as added Aug. 7, 1939, ch. 502, §5, 53 Stat. 1231, related to definitions, and has been transferred to section 1395 of Title 22, Foreign Relations and Intercourse.

§§1248, 1249. Omitted

Codification

Sections 1248 and 1249 were omitted in view of recognition of Philippine independence.

Section 1248, act Mar. 24, 1934, ch. 84, §19, as added Aug. 7, 1939, ch. 502, §6, 53 Stat. 1232, related to disposition of tax proceeds.

Section 1249, act Nov. 8, 1945, ch. 454, 59 Stat. 577, related to disposition of excise tax proceeds into general funds of Philippine Treasury.

§§1251 to 1257. Repealed. June 27, 1952, ch. 477, title IV, §403(a)(38), 66 Stat. 280

Section 1251, acts July 10, 1935, ch. 376, §1, 49 Stat. 478; July 27, 1939, ch. 390, §1, 53 Stat. 1133; 1940 Reorg. Plan No. V, §1, eff. June 14, 1940, 5 F.R. 2223, 54 Stat. 1238, related to return of native Filipinos residing in the United States to the Philippines.

Section 1252, acts July 10, 1935, ch. 376, §2, 49 Stat. 478; July 27, 1939, ch. 390, §2, 53 Stat. 1133; 1940 Reorg. Plan No. V, §1, eff. June 14, 1940, 5 F.R. 2223, 54 Stat. 1238, related to contracts for transportation.

Section 1253, acts July 10, 1935, ch. 376, §3, 49 Stat. 478; July 27, 1939, ch. 390, §3, 53 Stat. 1133; 1940 Reorg. Plan No. V, §1, eff. June 14, 1940, 5 F.R. 2223, 54 Stat. 1238, related to rules and regulations.

Section 1254, acts July 10, 1935, ch. 376, §4, 49 Stat. 479; July 27, 1939, ch. 330, §4, 53 Stat. 1134, related to returning to the United States.

Section 1255, acts July 10, 1935, ch. 376, §5, 49 Stat. 479; July 27, 1939, ch. 390, §5, 53 Stat. 1134; 1940 Reorg. Plan No. V, §1, eff. June 14, 1940, 5 F.R. 2223, 54 Stat. 1238, related to authorization of appropriations.

Section 1256, acts July 10, 1935, ch. 376, §6, 49 Stat. 479; June 4, 1936, ch. 497, 49 Stat. 1462; May 14, 1937, ch. 184, 50 Stat. 165; July 27, 1939, ch. 390, §6, 53 Stat. 1134; 1940 Reorg. Plan No. V, §1, eff. June 14, 1940, 5 F.R. 2223, 54 Stat. 1238, related to a time limit for applications.

Section 1257, acts July 10, 1935, ch. 376, §7, 49 Stat. 479; July 27, 1939, ch. 390, §7, 53 Stat. 1134, related to deportation.

§§1261 to 1264. Transferred

Codification

Sections 1261 to 1264 of this title were transferred to section 1251 et seq. of Title 22, Foreign Relations and Intercourse, and were subsequently omitted from the Code.

Section 1261, act Apr. 30, 1946, ch. 244, title II, §201, 60 Stat. 143, related to free entry of Philippine articles, and was transferred to section 1251 of Title 22.

Section 1261a, act Apr. 30, 1946, ch. 244, title II, §202, 60 Stat. 143, related to ordinary customs duties on Philippine articles, and was transferred to section 1252 of Title 22.

Section 1261b, act Apr. 30, 1946, ch. 244, title II, §203, 60 Stat. 144, related to customs duties other than ordinary, and was transferred to section 1253 of Title 22.

Section 1261c, act Apr. 30, 1946, ch. 244, title II, §204, 60 Stat. 144, related to equality in special import duties, and was transferred to section 1254 of Title 22.

Section 1261d, act Apr. 30, 1946, ch. 244, title II, §205, 60 Stat. 144, related to equality in duties on products of Philippines, and was transferred to section 1255 of Title 22.

Section 1262, act Apr. 30, 1946, ch. 244, title II, §211, 60 Stat. 144, related to absolute quota on sugars, and was transferred to section 1261 of Title 22.

Section 1262a, act Apr. 30, 1946, ch. 244, title II, §212, 60 Stat. 145, related to absolute quota on cordage, and was transferred to section 1262 of Title 22.

Section 1262b, act Apr. 30, 1946, ch. 244, title II, §213, 60 Stat. 145, related to absolute quota on rice, and was transferred to section 1263 of Title 22.

Section 1262c, act Apr. 30, 1946, ch. 244, title II, §214, 60 Stat. 146, related to absolute and duty free quotas on certain articles, and was transferred to section 1264 of Title 22.

Section 1262d, act Apr. 30, 1946, ch. 244, title II, §215, 60 Stat. 147, related to laws putting into effect allocations of quotas, and was transferred to section 1265 of Title 22.

Section 1262e, act Apr. 30, 1946, ch. 244, title II, §216, 60 Stat. 147, related to transfers and assignments of quota allocations, and was transferred to section 1266 of Title 22.

Section 1263, act Apr. 30, 1946, ch. 244, title II, §221, 60 Stat. 147, related to equality in internal taxes, and was transferred to section 1271 of Title 22.

Section 1263a, act Apr. 30, 1946, ch. 244, title II, §222, 60 Stat. 148, related to exemption from tax of manila fiber, and was transferred to section 1272 of Title 22.

Section 1263b, act Apr. 30, 1946, ch. 244, title II, §223, 60 Stat. 148, related to prohibition of export taxes, and was transferred to section 1273 of Title 22.

Section 1263c, act Apr. 30, 1946, ch. 244, title II, §224, 60 Stat. 148, related to exemption from taxes of articles of official use, and was transferred to section 1274 of Title 22.

Section 1264, act Apr. 30, 1946, ch. 244, title II, §231, 60 Stat. 148, related to certain Philippine citizens granted non-quota status, and was transferred to section 1281 of Title 22.

§§1266 to 1270b. Transferred

Codification

Sections 1266 to 1270b of this title were transferred to section 1291 et seq. of Title 22, Foreign Relations and Intercourse, and were subsequently omitted from the Code.

Section 1266, act Apr. 30, 1946, ch. 244, title III, §301, 60 Stat. 148, related to a statement of purposes for title III of act Apr. 30, 1946, and was transferred to section 1291 of Title 22.

Section 1267, act Apr. 30, 1946, ch. 244, title III, §311, 60 Stat. 149, related to free entry of United States articles, and was transferred to section 1301 of Title 22.

Section 1267a, act Apr. 30, 1946, ch. 244, title III, §312, 60 Stat. 149, related to ordinary customs duties on United States articles, and was transferred to section 1302 of Title 22.

Section 1267b, act Apr. 30, 1946, ch. 244, title III, §313, 60 Stat. 149, related to customs duties other than ordinary, and was transferred to section 1303 of Title 22.

Section 1267c, act Apr. 30, 1946, ch. 244, title III, §314, 60 Stat. 150, related to equality in special import duties, and was transferred to section 1304 of Title 22.

Section 1267d, act Apr. 30, 1946, ch. 244, title III, §315, 60 Stat. 150, related to equality in duties on products of the United States, and was transferred to section 1305 of Title 22.

Section 1268, act Apr. 30, 1946, ch. 244, title III, §321, 60 Stat. 150, related to equality in internal taxes, and was transferred to section 1311 of Title 22.

Section 1268a, act Apr. 30, 1946, ch. 244, title III, §322, 60 Stat. 150, related to prohibition of export taxes, and was transferred to section 1312 of Title 22.

Section 1268b, act Apr. 30, 1946, ch. 244, title III, §323, 60 Stat. 150, related to exemption from taxes of articles for official use, and was transferred to section 1313 of Title 22.

Section 1269, act Apr. 30, 1946, ch. 244, title III, §331, 60 Stat. 151, related to certain United States citizens given non-quota status, and was transferred to section 1321 of Title 22.

Section 1269a, act Apr. 30, 1946, ch. 244, title III, §332, 60 Stat. 151, related to immigration of United States citizens into the Philippines, and was transferred to section 1322 of Title 22.

Section 1270, act Apr. 30, 1946, ch. 244, title III, §341, 60 Stat. 151, related to rights of U.S. citizens and businesses in natural resources, and was transferred to section 1331 of Title 22.

Section 1270a, act Apr. 30, 1946, ch. 244, title III, §342, 60 Stat. 151, related to currency stabilization, and was transferred to section 1332 of Title 22.

Section 1270b, act Apr. 30. 1946, ch. 244, title III, §343, 60 Stat. 151, related to allocation of quotas, and was transferred to section 1334 of Title 22.

§§1272 to 1272g. Transferred

Codification

Sections 1272 to 1272g of this title were transferred to section 1341 et seq. of Title 22, Foreign Relations and Intercourse, and were subsequently omitted from the Code.

Section 1272, act Apr. 30, 1946, ch. 244, title IV, §401, 60 Stat. 151, related to authorization of an executive agreement between the Philippines and the United States, and was transferred to section 1341 of Title 22.

Section 1272a, act Apr. 30, 1946, ch. 244, title IV, §402, 60 Stat. 152, related to obligations of the Philippines, and was transferred to section 1342 of Title 22.

Section 1272b, act Apr. 30, 1946, ch. 244, title IV, §403, 60 Stat. 153, related to obligations of the United States, and was transferred to section 1343 of Title 22.

Section 1272c, act Apr. 30, 1946, ch. 244, title IV, §404, 60 Stat. 153, related to termination of agreement, and was transferred to section 1344 of Title 22.

Section 1272d, act Apr. 30, 1946, ch. 244, title IV, §405, 60 Stat. 154, related to effect of termination of agreement, and was transferred to section 1345 of Title 22.

Section 1272e, act Apr. 30, 1946, ch. 244, title IV, §406, 60 Stat. 154, related to interpretation of agreement, and was transferred to section 1346 of Title 22.

Section 1272f, act Apr. 30, 1946, ch. 244, title IV, §407, 60 Stat. 154, related to termination of authority to make agreement, and was transferred to section 1347 of Title 22.

Section 1272g, act Apr. 30, 1946, ch. 244, title IV, §408, 60 Stat. 154, related to effective date of agreement, and was transferred to section 1348 of Title 22.

§§1274 to 1274i. Transferred

Codification

Sections 1274 to 1274i of this title were transferred to section 1351 et seq. of Title 22, Foreign Relations and Intercourse, and were subsequently omitted from the Code.

Section 1274, act Apr. 30, 1946, ch. 244, title V, §501, 60 Stat. 155, related to suspension and termination of agreement in case of discrimination, and was transferred to section 1351 of Title 22.

Section 1274a, act Apr. 30, 1946, ch. 244, title V, §502, 60 Stat. 155, related to suspension of title I of act Apr. 30, 1946, and was transferred to section 1352 of Title 22.

Section 1274b, act Apr. 30, 1946, ch. 244, title V, §503, 60 Stat. 156, related to customs duties on importations from Philippines, and was transferred to section 1353 of Title 22.

Section 1274c, act Apr. 30, 1946, ch. 244, title V, §504, 60 Stat. 156, related to quotas on Philippine articles, and was transferred to section 1354 of Title 22.

Section 1274d, act Apr. 30, 1946, ch. 244, title V, §505(b), 60 Stat. 157, related to suspension of processing tax on coconut oil, and was transferred to section 1355 of Title 22.

Section 1274e, act Apr. 30, 1946, ch. 244, title V, §506(a), 60 Stat. 157, related to termination of payments into Philippine treasury, and was transferred to section 1356 of Title 22.

Section 1274f, act Apr. 30, 1946, ch. 244, title V, §508, 60 Stat. 158, related to trade agreements with the Philippines, and was transferred to section 1357 of Title 22.

Section 1274g, act Apr. 30, 1946, ch. 244, title V, §509, 60 Stat. 158, related to rights of third countries, and was transferred to section 1358 of Title 22.

Section 1274h, act Apr. 30, 1946, ch. 244, title V, §510, 60 Stat. 158, related to administration of title I of act Apr. 30, 1946, and was transferred to section 1359 of Title 22.

Section 1274i, act Apr. 30, 1946, ch. 244, title I, §2, 60 Stat. 141, related to definitions of terms used in act Apr. 30, 1946, and was transferred to section 1360 of Title 22.

§§1276 to 1276e. Transferred

Codification

Section 1276, act July 3, 1946, ch. 536, §2, 60 Stat. 418, related to retention by United States of title to real and personal property, and was transferred to section 1381 of Title 22, Foreign Relations and Intercourse.

Section 1276a, acts July 3, 1946, ch. 536, §3, 60 Stat. 418; Dec. 21, 1950, ch. 1144, 64 Stat. 1116, related to administration of trading with the enemy provisions in the Philippines, and was transferred to section 1382 of Title 22.

Section 1276b, act July 3, 1946, ch. 536, §4, 60 Stat. 419, related to transfer of property by the President of the United States, and was transferred to section 1383 of Title 22.

Section 1276c, act July 3, 1946, ch. 536, §5, 60 Stat. 419, related to transfer of shares of corporations owning agricultural lands, and was transferred to section 1384 of Title 22.

Section 1276d, act July 3, 1946, ch. 536, §6, 60 Stat. 419, related to ownership of naval reservations, diplomatic property etc., and was transferred to section 1385 of Title 22.

Section 1276e, act July 3, 1946, ch. 536, §7, 60 Stat. 420, related to defining terms for purposes of act July 3, 1946, and was transferred to section 1386 of Title 22.