48 U.S.C.
United States Code, 2009 Edition
Title 48 - TERRITORIES AND INSULAR POSSESSIONS
CHAPTER 6 - CANAL ZONE
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CHAPTER 6—CANAL ZONE

Canal Zone Code

Pub. L. 104–201, div. C, title XXXV, §3549, Sept. 23, 1996, 110 Stat. 2870, repealed the Panama Canal Code.

Pub. L. 96–70, title III, §3303(b), Sept. 27, 1979, 93 Stat. 499, redesignated the Canal Zone Code as the Panama Canal Code. See References to Canal Zone Code Deemed References to Panama Canal Code note under section 3602 of Title 22, Foreign Relations and Intercourse.

Pub. L. 87–845, Oct. 18, 1962, 76A Stat. 1, revised and codified into the “Canal Zone Code” all the general and permanent laws relating to and in force in the Canal Zone as of Oct. 18, 1962, other than the general laws of the United States relating to or applying in the Canal Zone.

Act June 19, 1934, ch. 667, 48 Stat. 1122, enacted the “Canal Zone Code” to establish conclusively and be deemed to embrace all the permanent laws relating to or applying in the Canal Zone in force on date of enactment of the Code.

§§1301 to 1304. Omitted

Codification

Sections 1301 to 1304 were omitted as not of general application and as covered by the Canal Zone Code. The Canal Zone Code was subsequently redesignated the Panama Canal Code by Pub. L. 96–70, §3303(b), and repealed by Pub. L. 104–201, §3549.

Section 1301, acts Aug. 24, 1912, ch. 390, §14, 37 Stat. 569; June 19, 1934, ch. 667, §1, 48 Stat. 1122, related to short title.

Section 1302, acts Aug. 24, 1912, ch. 390, §1, 37 Stat. 560; June 19, 1934, ch. 667, §1, 48 Stat. 1122, related to establishment of Canal Zone.

Section 1303, acts Feb. 27, 1909, ch. 224, §4, 35 Stat. 658; June 19, 1934, ch. 667, §1, 48 Stat. 1122, related to a land survey of Canal Zone.

Section 1304, acts Aug. 24, 1912, ch. 390, §3, 37 Stat. 561; June 19, 1934, ch. 667, §1, 48 Stat. 1122, related to acquisition of lands.

§§1304a to 1304c. Repealed. Aug. 10, 1949, ch. 415, §9(c), 63 Stat. 597

Section 1304a, act May 3, 1932, ch. 162, §1, 47 Stat. 145, related to modification of boundary line.

Section 1304b, act May 3, 1932, ch. 162, §2, 47 Stat. 146, related to effect of modification on title to detached lands.

Section 1304c, act May 3, 1932, ch. 162, §3, 47 Stat. 146, related to effect of modification on pending civil or criminal cases.

§§1305 to 1314. Omitted

Codification

Sections 1305 to 1314a were omitted as not of general application, and as covered by the Canal Zone Code. The Canal Zone Code was subsequently redesignated the Panama Canal Code by Pub. L. 96–70, §3303(b), and repealed by Pub. L. 104–201, §3549.

Section 1305, acts Aug. 24, 1912, ch. 390, §4, 37 Stat. 561; June 19, 1934, ch. 667, §1, 48 Stat. 1122; July 9, 1937, ch. 470, §3, 50 Stat. 487; Oct. 15, 1949, ch. 695, §5(a), 63 Stat. 880; Sept. 26, 1950, ch. 1049, §§1, 2(a), 64 Stat. 1038, related to establishment, administration, and functions of Canal Zone Government.

Section 1305–1, act Sept. 26, 1950, ch. 1049, §2(a), (b), 64 Stat. 1038, related to changes in names of terms “the Panama Canal”, “the Canal”, and “the Canal authorities” to “the Canal Zone Government” and “the Panama Railroad Company” to “the Panama Canal Company”.

Section 1305a, acts Aug. 24, 1912, ch. 390, §4, 37 Stat. 561; Mar. 12, 1928, ch. 213, 45 Stat. 310; June 19, 1934, ch. 667, §1, 48 Stat. 1122; Sept. 26, 1950, ch. 1049, §4, 64 Stat. 1040, related to compensation of persons in military, naval, or public health service.

Section 1305b, acts June 19, 1934, ch. 667, §1, 48 Stat. 1122; Aug. 12, 1949, ch. 422, §3, 63 Stat. 602; Sept. 26, 1950, ch. 1049, §2(a)(1), (b), 64 Stat. 1038, related to special training of employees.

Section 1305c, acts June 19, 1934, ch. 667, §1, 48 Stat. 1122; Aug. 12, 1949, ch. 422, §4, 63 Stat. 601; Sept. 26, 1950, ch. 1049, §2(a)(1), (b), 64 Stat. 1038, related to artificial limbs and appliances for employees injured prior to Sept. 7, 1916.

Section 1306, acts Aug. 24, 1912, ch. 390, §13, 37 Stat. 569; June 19, 1934, ch. 667, §1, 48 Stat. 1122, related to Army control in time of war or emergency.

Section 1307, acts Aug. 24, 1912, ch. 390, §7, 37 Stat. 564; Sept. 21, 1922, ch. 370, §1, 42 Stat. 1004; Feb. 16, 1933, ch. 91, §1, 47 Stat. 814; June 19, 1934, ch. 667, §1, 48 Stat. 1122; Sept. 26, 1950, ch. 1049, §2(e), 64 Stat. 1038, related to jurisdiction of the Governor.

Section 1308, acts Feb. 27, 1909, ch. 224, §§1–3, 5, 35 Stat. 658; June 19, 1934, ch. 667, §1, 48 Stat. 1122, related to lease of public lands.

Section 1309, act Aug. 24, 1912, ch. 390, §2, 37 Stat. 561, related to continuation of early laws and regulations.

Section 1310, acts Aug. 21, 1916, ch. 371, §1, 39 Stat. 527; Feb. 16, 1933, ch. 92, 47 Stat. 818; June 19, 1934, ch. 667, §1, 48 Stat. 1122, related to sanitary regulations.

Section 1311, acts Aug. 21, 1916, ch. 371, §2, 39 Stat. 528; June 19, 1934, ch. 667, §1, 48 Stat. 1122, related to tax regulations.

Section 1311a, acts Aug. 21, 1916, ch. 371, §5, 39 Stat. 528; June 19, 1934, ch. 667, §1, 48 Stat. 1122, related to penalties for tax violations.

Section 1312, acts Aug. 21, 1916, ch. 371, §3, 39 Stat. 528; June 19, 1934, ch. 667, §1, 48 Stat. 1122, related to highway regulations.

Section 1312a, acts Aug. 21, 1916, ch. 371, §5, 39 Stat. 528; June 19, 1934, ch. 667, §1, 48 Stat. 1122; July 10, 1937, ch. 487, §2, 50 Stat. 510, related to violations of highway regulations.

Section 1313, acts Aug. 21, 1916, ch. 371, §4, 39 Stat. 528; June 19, 1934, ch. 667, §1, 48 Stat. 1122, related to police regulations.

Section 1314, acts Aug. 21, 1916, ch. 371, §5, 39 Stat. 528; June 19, 1934, ch. 667, §1, 48 Stat. 1122, related to violation of regulations generally.

§1314a. Repealed. Pub. L. 87–845, §26(b), Oct. 18, 1962, 76A Stat. 701

Section, act July 9, 1937, ch. 470, §1, 50 Stat. 486, related to air regulations.

§§1314b to 1314e. Repealed. Aug. 10, 1949, ch. 415, §9(d), 63 Stat. 597

Section 1314b, act June 19, 1934, ch. 657, §1, 48 Stat. 1116, related to intoxicating liquors in the Canal Zone.

Section 1314c, act June 19, 1934, ch. 657, §2, 48 Stat. 1116, related to penalties for violations of intoxicating liquor regulations.

Section 1314d, act June 19, 1934, ch. 657, §3, 48 Stat. 1116, related to repeal of prior laws.

Section 1314e, act June 19, 1934, ch. 657, §4, 48 Stat. 1116, related to effective date.

§§1314f to 1315a. Omitted

Codification

Sections 1314f to 1315a were omitted as not of general application, and as covered by the Canal Zone Code. The Canal Zone Code was subsequently redesignated the Panama Canal Code by Pub. L. 96–70, §3303(b), and repealed by Pub. L. 104–201, §3549.

Section 1314f, act Oct. 1, 1942, ch. 574, 56 Stat. 763, related to prohibition of production, possession, and disposition of marihuana.

Section 1314g, act Oct. 1, 1942, ch. 574, 56 Stat. 763, related to defining terms for purposes of act Oct. 1, 1942.

Section 1314h, acts Oct. 1, 1942, ch. 574, 56 Stat. 763; Sept. 26, 1950, ch. 1049, §2(b), 64 Stat. 1038, related to licenses for certain marihuana uses.

Section 1314i, act Oct. 1, 1942, ch. 574, 56 Stat. 763, related to violations, punishment, and confiscation.

Section 1315, acts Aug. 24, 1912, ch. 390, §5, 37 Stat. 562; June 15, 1914, ch. 106, §1, 2, 38 Stat. 385, 386; Aug. 24, 1937, ch. 752, 50 Stat. 750; Sept. 26, 1950, ch. 1049, §11, 64 Stat. 1042, related to tolls generally.

Section 1315a, act Sept. 26, 1950, ch. 1049, §12, 64 Stat. 1042, related to bases of tolls.

§1316. Repealed. Sept. 26, 1950, ch. 1049, §13(3), 64 Stat. 1043

Section, act June 12, 1917, ch. 27, §1, 40 Stat. 179, related to refund of excessive tolls.

§§1317 to 1319. Omitted

Codification

Sections 1317 to 1319 were omitted as not of general application, and as covered by the Canal Zone Code. The Canal Zone Code was subsequently redesignated the Panama Canal Code by Pub. L. 96–70, §3303(b), and repealed by Pub. L. 104–201, §3549.

Section 1317, acts June 15, 1914, ch. 106, §2, 38 Stat. 386; June 19, 1934, ch. 667, §1, 48 Stat. 1122, related to reservation of right to discriminate in favor of American vessels.

Section 1318, acts Aug. 24, 1912, ch. 390, §5, 37 Stat. 562; Sept. 21, 1922, ch. 370, §10, 42 Stat. 1008; July 5, 1932, ch. 425, 47 Stat. 578; June 19, 1934, ch. 667, §1, 48 Stat. 1122, related to regulations governing the operation of the Canal.

Section 1319, acts Aug. 24, 1912, ch. 390, §5, 37 Stat. 562; June 15, 1914, ch. 106, §1, 38 Stat. 385; June 19, 1934, ch. 667, §1, 48 Stat. 1122; June 13, 1940, ch. 358, §1, 54 Stat. 387; Sept. 26, 1950, ch. 1049, §3, 64 Stat. 1039, related to injuries to vessels, cargo, crew, or passengers in operation of Canal.

§1320. Repealed. Pub. L. 89–554, §8(a), Sept. 6, 1966, 80 Stat. 642

Section, act Aug. 24, 1912, ch. 390, §5, 37 Stat. 562, related to injuries to employees.

§§1321, 1322. Omitted

Codification

Sections 1321 and 1322 were omitted as not of general application, and as covered by the Canal Zone Code. The Canal Zone Code was subsequently redesignated the Panama Canal Code by Pub. L. 96–70, §3303(b), and repealed by Pub. L. 104–201, §3549.

Section 1321, acts Aug. 21, 1916, ch. 371, §10, 39 Stat. 529; June 19, 1934, ch. 667, §1, 48 Stat. 1122, related to passage of persons through the Canal Zone.

Section 1322, acts Aug. 21, 1916, ch. 371, 39 Stat. 529; June 19, 1934, ch. 667, §1, 48 Stat. 1122, related to injury to Canal and appurtenances.

§§1323 to 1323–3. Repealed. Sept. 26, 1950, ch. 1049, §13(2), 64 Stat. 1043

Section 1323, acts Aug. 24, 1912, ch. 390, §6, 37 Stat. 563; Aug. 12, 1949, ch. 422, §2, 63 Stat. 601, related to establishment and operation of various facilities.

Section 1323–1, acts Aug. 24, 1912, ch. 390, §6, 37 Stat. 563; Aug. 12, 1949, ch. 422, §2, 63 Stat. 601, related to organization and conduct of facilities as business operations.

Section 1323–2, act June 19, 1934, ch. 667, §53, as added Aug. 12, 1949, ch. 422, §2, 63 Stat. 601, related to receipts, sales, and services.

Section 1323–3, act June 19, 1934, ch. 667, §54, as added Aug. 12, 1949, ch. 422, §2, 63 Stat. 601, related to exemption of operations of postal service.

§1323a. Omitted

Codification

Section, acts Feb. 16, 1933, ch. 89, §1, 47 Stat. 812; June 13, 1940, ch. 358, §2, 58 Stat. 389; Sept. 26, 1950, ch. 1049, §2(b), 64 Stat. 1038, related to postal service generally and was omitted as not of general application, and as covered by the Canal Zone Code. The Canal Zone Code was subsequently redesignated the Panama Canal Code by Pub. L. 96–70, §3303(b), and repealed by Pub. L. 104–201, §3549.

§1323b. Repealed. Pub. L. 87–845, §26(b), Oct. 18, 1962, 76A Stat. 701

Section, act June 13, 1940, ch. 358, §2, 54 Stat. 389, related to postal-savings deposits.

§1323c. Omitted

Codification

Section, acts Aug. 21, 1916, ch. 371, §6, 39 Stat. 528; Sept. 21, 1922, ch. 370, §11, 42 Stat. 1008; Feb. 16, 1933, ch. 89, §2, 47 Stat. 812; June 13, 1940, ch. 358, §2, 54 Stat. 389, related to interest rate on postal-savings certificates and was omitted as not of general application, and as covered by the Canal Zone Code. The Canal Zone Code was subsequently redesignated the Panama Canal Code by Pub. L. 96–70, §3303(b), and repealed by Pub. L. 104–201, §3549.

§§1323d to 1323h. Repealed. Pub. L. 87–845, §26(b), Oct. 18, 1962, 76A Stat. 701

Section 1323d, act June 13, 1940, ch. 358, §2, 54 Stat. 389, related to faith of United States pledged to payment of deposits.

Section 1323e, act June 13, 1940, ch. 358, §2, 54 Stat. 389, related to control of money-order and postal-savings funds.

Section 1323f, act June 13, 1940, ch. 358, §2, 54 Stat. 389, related to deposit of money-order and postal-savings funds in United States treasury.

Section 1323g, act June 13, 1940, ch. 358, §2, 54 Stat. 389, related to deposit of money-order and postal-savings funds in banks.

Section 1323h, act June 13, 1940, ch. 358, §2, 54 Stat. 389, related to investment of money-order and postal-savings funds in securities of the United States.

§1323i. Omitted

Codification

Section, acts Aug. 21, 1916, ch. 371, §7, 39 Stat. 528; Feb. 16, 1933, ch. 89, §3, 47 Stat. 812; June 13, 1940, ch. 358, §2, 54 Stat. 389, related to use of interest and profits on money-order and postal-savings funds and was omitted as not of general application, and as covered by the Canal Zone Code. The Canal Zone Code was subsequently redesignated the Panama Canal Code by Pub. L. 96–70, §3303(b), and repealed by Pub. L. 104–201, §3549.

§1323j. Repealed. Pub. L. 87–845, §26(b), Oct. 18, 1962, 76A Stat. 701

Section, act June 13, 1940, ch. 358, §2, 54 Stat. 389, related to deposit money orders.

§1323k. Omitted

Codification

Section, act Feb. 16, 1933, ch. 89, §4, 47 Stat. 813, related to repeal of prior postal laws and was omitted as not of general application, and as covered by the Canal Zone Code. The Canal Zone Code was subsequently redesignated the Panama Canal Code by Pub. L. 96–70, §3303(b), and repealed by Pub. L. 104–201, §3549.

§§1324, 1325. Repealed. Feb. 16, 1933, ch. 89, §4, 47 Stat. 812

Section 1324, acts Aug. 21, 1916, ch. 371, §6, 39 Stat. 528; Sept. 21, 1922, ch. 370, §11, 42 Stat. 1008, related to interest on deposit money orders.

Section 1325, act Aug. 21, 1916, ch. 371, §7, 39 Stat. 528, related to use of interest on money-order funds.

§§1325a to 1327. Omitted

Codification

Sections 1325a to 1327 were omitted as not of general application, and as covered by the Canal Zone Code. The Canal Zone Code was subsequently redesignated the Panama Canal Code by Pub. L. 96–70, §3303(b), and repealed by Pub. L. 104–201, §3549.

Section 1325a, acts Feb. 16, 1933, ch. 90, §1, 47 Stat. 813; Sept. 26, 1950, ch. 1049, §2(b), 64 Stat. 1038, related to rules and regulations of the Customs Service.

Section 1325b, act Feb. 16, 1933, ch. 90, §2, 47 Stat. 813, related to powers of search, seizure, and arrest of customs officers.

Section 1325c, acts Feb. 16, 1933, ch. 90, §3, 47 Stat. 813; July 10, 1937, ch. 487, §1, 50 Stat. 509, related to unlawful entry or importation.

Section 1325d, act Feb. 16, 1933, ch. 90, §4, 47 Stat. 813, related to unmanifested merchandise.

Section 1325e, act Feb. 16, 1933, ch. 90, §5, 47 Stat. 814, related to unlisted sea stores.

Section 1326, act Aug. 21, 1916, ch. 371, §8, 39 Stat. 528, related to fees of customs officers.

Section 1327, act Aug. 1, 1914, ch. 223, §4, 38 Stat. 679, related to accounting by collection officers.

§§1328, 1329. Repealed. Sept. 26, 1950, ch. 1049, §13(1), 64 Stat. 1043

Section 1328, acts Aug. 1, 1914, ch. 223, §5, 38 Stat. 679; June 10, 1921, ch. 18, §§301, 304, 42 Stat. 23, 24, related to accounting by collecting officers.

Section 1329, acts Mar. 3, 1915, ch. 75, §3, 38 Stat. 886; June 10, 1921, ch. 18, §§301, 304, 42 Stat. 23, 24, related to examination of accounts.

§§1330 to 1336h. Omitted

Codification

Sections 1330 to 1336h were omitted as not of general application, and as covered by the Canal Zone Code. The Canal Zone Code was subsequently redesignated the Panama Canal Code by Pub. L. 96–70, §3303(b), and repealed by Pub. L. 104–201, §3549.

Section 1330, act Aug. 24, 1912, ch. 390, 12, 37 Stat. 569, related to extradition of fugitives.

Section 1330–1, act Dec. 16, 1941, ch. 580, §2, 55 Stat. 802, related to extradition to and from the United States.

Section 1330a, act July 5, 1932, ch. 419, §1, 47 Stat. 574, related to extradition to Republic of Panama.

Section 1330b, acts July 5, 1932, ch. 419, §2, 47 Stat. 574; Sept. 26, 1950, ch. 1049, §2(b), 64 Stat. 1038, related to extradition to the Republic of Panama where fugitive a citizen of United States.

Section 1330c, act July 5, 1932, ch. 419, §3, 47 Stat. 574, related to fugitives accused of crime in the Canal Zone.

Section 1330d, act July 5, 1932, ch. 419, §4, 47 Stat. 574, related to prosecution for offense other than one extradited for.

Section 1330e, acts July 5, 1932, ch. 419, §5, 47 Stat. 575; Sept. 26, 1950, ch. 1049, §2(b), 64 Stat. 1038, related to written demand for arrest and delivery of fugitive.

Section 1330f, act July 5, 1932, ch. 419, §6, 47 Stat. 575, related to detention on telegraphic request.

Section 1330g, act July 5, 1932, ch. 419, §7, 47 Stat. 575, related to entry of extradition agents of the Republic of Panama into Canal Zone to receive fugitives.

Section 1330h, act July 5, 1932, ch. 419, §8, 47 Stat. 575, related to authority of extradition agents of the Republic of Panama in Canal Zone.

Section 1330i, act July 5, 1932, ch. 419, §9, 47 Stat. 575, related to papers and objects in possession of the fugitive.

Section 1330j, act July 5, 1932, ch. 419, §10, 47 Stat. 575, related to payment of capture expenses.

Section 1331, act Aug. 21, 1916, ch. 371, §9, 39 Stat. 529, related to laws governing American seamen in Zone.

Section 1332, act Aug. 24, 1912, ch. 355, §4, 37 Stat. 486, related to payments for Toro Point Light.

Section 1333, acts Mar. 4, 1911, ch. 285, §2, 36 Stat. 1451; July 10, 1937, ch. 487, §10, 50 Stat. 511; Sept. 26, 1950, ch. 1049, §2(a)(2), 64 Stat. 1038, related to carrying of insurance by the Panama Canal Company.

Section 1334, acts June 25, 1910, ch. 384, §2, 36 Stat. 772; Sept. 26, 1950, ch. 1049, §2(a)(2), 64 Stat. 1048, related to subsidy payments by Panama Canal Company.

Section 1335, acts Mar. 4, 1911, ch. 285, §6, 36 Stat. 1452; Sept. 26, 1950, ch. 1049, §2(a)(2), 64 Stat. 1048, related to bonds by Panama Canal Company.

Section 1336, acts Aug. 24, 1912, ch. 390, §7, 37 Stat. 564; Sept. 21, 1922, ch. 370, §1, 42 Stat. 1004; Feb. 16, 1933, ch. 91, §1, 47 Stat. 1038, related to notaries public.

Section 1336a, acts June 30, 1932, ch. 314, §§501, 502, 47 Stat. 415; Feb. 16, 1933, ch. 88, §1, 47 Stat. 811, related to rules and regulations of steamboat inspection.

Section 1336b, act Feb. 16, 1933, ch. 88, §2, 47 Stat. 811, related to inspection of foreign vessels.

Section 1336c, acts Feb. 16, 1933, ch. 88, §3, 47 Stat. 811; Sept. 26, 1950, ch. 1049, §2(a)(1), 64 Stat. 1038, related to certificate of inspection.

Section 1336d, act Feb. 16, 1933, ch. 88, §4, 47 Stat. 811, related to refusal of certificate.

Section 1336e, acts June 30, 1932, ch. 314, §501, 47 Stat. 415; Feb. 16, 1933, ch. 88, §5, 47 Stat. 811; May 27, 1936, ch. 463, §1, 49 Stat. 1380; Sept. 26, 1950, ch. 1049, (2)(a), (1), 64 Stat. 1038, related to navigating waters without lawful certificate.

Section 1336f, acts Feb. 16, 1933, ch. 88, §6, 47 Stat. 811; Sept. 26, 1950, ch. 1049, §2(a)(1), 64 Stat. 1038, related to revocation of certificate.

Section 1336g, acts Feb. 16, 1933, ch. 88, §7, 47 Stat. 812; June 24, 1936, ch. 754, §8, 49 Stat. 1905; Sept. 26, 1950, ch. 1049, §2(a)(1), 64 Stat. 1038, related to registration of small vessels propelled by machinery.

Section 1336h, acts Feb. 16, 1933, ch. 88, §8, 47 Stat. 812; June 24, 1936, ch. 754, §9, 49 Stat. 1906, related to registration of small vessels not propelled by machinery.

§1336i. Repealed. June 24, 1936, ch. 754, §10, 49 Stat. 1906

Section, act Feb. 16, 1933, ch. 88, §9, 47 Stat. 812, related to small vessels carrying passengers.

§§1336j, 1336k. Omitted

Codification

Sections 1336j and 1336k were omitted as not of general application, and as covered by the Canal Zone Code. The Canal Zone Code was subsequently redesignated the Panama Canal Code by Pub. L. 96–70, §3303(b), and repealed by Pub. L. 104–201, §3549.

Section 1336j, act July 5, 1932, ch. 421, §1, 47 Stat. 576, related to equipment on ocean-going vessels using ports of Canal Zone.

Section 1336k, act July 5, 1932, ch. 421, §2, 47 Stat. 576, related to jurisdiction of violations.

§1337. Repealed. Pub. L. 87–845, §26(b), Oct. 18, 1962, 76A Stat. 701

Section, acts Dec. 12, 1941, ch. 569, 55 Stat. 798; Sept. 26, 1950, ch. 1049, §2(a)(1), (b), 64 Stat. 1038, related to photographic regulations.

§§1337a to 1337c. Omitted

Codification

Sections 1337a to 1337c were omitted as not of general application, and as covered by the Canal Zone Code. The Canal Zone Code was subsequently redesignated the Panama Canal Code by Pub. L. 96–70, §3303(b), and repealed by Pub. L. 104–201, §3549.

Section 1337a, act June 19, 1934, ch. 667, §16, as added Aug. 12, 1949, ch. 422, §1, 63 Stat. 600, and amended Sept. 26, 1950, ch. 1049, §2(b), 64 Stat. 1038, related to acquisition or construction of structures, equipment, and improvements.

Section 1337b, act June 19, 1934, ch. 667, §17, as added Aug. 12, 1949, ch. 422, §1, 63 Stat. 600, and amended Sept. 26, 1950, ch. 1049, §2(b), 64 Stat. 1038, related to claims for losses of or damage to property.

Section 1337c, act June 19, 1934, ch. 667, §18, as added Aug. 12, 1949, ch. 422, §1, 63 Stat. 600, and amended Sept. 26, 1950, ch. 1049, §2(b), 64 Stat. 1038, related to disaster relief.

§§1341 to 1344. Omitted

Codification

Sections 1341 to 1344 were omitted as not of general application, and as covered by the Canal Zone Code. The Canal Zone Code was subsequently redesignated the Panama Canal Code by Pub. L. 96–70, §3303(b), and repealed by Pub. L. 104–201, §3549.

Section 1341, acts Aug. 24, 1912, ch. 390, §7, 37 Stat. 564; Sept. 21, 1922, ch. 370, §2, 42 Stat. 1004; Feb. 16, 1933, ch. 91, §1, 47 Stat. 814, related to determination of towns in Canal Zone.

Section 1342, acts Aug. 24, 1912, ch. 390, §7, 37 Stat. 564; Sept. 21, 1922, ch. 370, §1, 42 Stat. 1004; Feb. 16, 1933, ch. 91, §1, 47 Stat. 814, related to magistrate courts.

Section 1343, acts Aug. 24, 1912, ch. 390, §7, 37 Stat. 564; Sept. 21, 1922, ch. 370, §1, 42 Stat. 1004; Feb. 16, 1933, ch. 91, §1, 47 Stat. 814, related to appeals from magistrate courts.

Section 1344, acts Aug. 24, 1912, ch. 390, §8, 37 Stat. 565; Sept. 21, 1922, ch. 370, §2, 42 Stat. 1005; Feb. 16, 1933, ch. 91, §2, 47 Stat. 815, related to district courts generally.

§1344–1. Repealed. Pub. L. 87–845, §26(b), Oct. 18, 1962, 76A Stat. 701

Section, act Dec. 16, 1941, ch. 580, §3, 55 Stat. 803, related to rules of criminal procedure.

§§1344a to 1355. Omitted

Codification

Sections 1344a to 1355 were omitted as not of general application, and as covered by the Canal Zone Code. The Canal Zone Code was subsequently redesignated the Panama Canal Code by Pub. L. 96–70, §3303(b), and repealed by Pub. L. 104–201, §3549.

Section 1344a, acts Aug. 12, 1912, ch. 390, §8, 37 Stat. 565; Sept. 21, 1922, ch. 370, §2, 42 Stat. 1005; Feb. 16, 1933, ch. 91, §2, 47 Stat. 816, related to orders made when outside jurisdiction.

Section 1345, acts Aug. 24, 1912, ch. 390, §8, 37 Stat. 565; Sept. 21, 1922, ch. 370, §2, 42 Stat. 1005; Feb. 16, 1933, ch. 91, §2, 47 Stat. 815, related to general jurisdiction of district court.

Section 1345a, act July 5, 1932, ch. 422, §2, 47 Stat. 577, related to issuance of process.

Section 1346, acts Aug. 24, 1912, ch. 390, §8, 37 Stat. 565; Sept. 21, 1922, ch. 370, §2, 47 Stat. 1005; Feb. 16, 1933, ch. 91, §2, 47 Stat. 815, related to jurisdiction of crimes committed on high seas.

Section 1347, acts Aug. 24, 1912, ch. 390, §8, 37 Stat. 565; Sept. 21, 1922, ch. 370, §2, 42 Stat. 1005; Dec. 29, 1926, ch. 19, §1, 44 Stat. 924; Feb. 16, 1933, ch. 91, §2, 47 Stat. 816; Sept. 26, 1950, ch. 1049, §2(a), 64 Stat. 1038, related to juries and jury trials.

Section 1348, acts Aug. 24, 1912, ch. 390, §8, 37 Stat. 565; Sept. 21, 1922, ch. 370, §2, 42 Stat. 1005; Feb. 16, 1933, ch. 91, §2, 47 Stat. 816, related to compensation of district judge.

Section 1349, acts Aug. 24, 1912, ch. 390, §8, 37 Stat. 565; Sept. 21, 1922, ch. 370, §2, 42 Stat. 1005; Feb. 16, 1933, ch. 91, 47 Stat. 816, related to clerk of district court.

Section 1350, acts Aug. 24, 1912, ch. 390, §8, 37 Stat. 565; Sept. 21, 1922, ch. 370, §2, 42 Stat. 1005; Feb. 16, 1933, ch. 91, §2, 47 Stat. 815, related to appointment and compensation of special judge.

Section 1351, acts Aug. 24, 1912, ch. 390, §8, 37 Stat. 565; Sept. 21, 1922, ch. 370, §2, 42 Stat. 1005; Feb. 16, 1933, ch. 91, §2, 47 Stat. 815; Sept. 26, 1950, ch. 1049, §2(b), 64 Stat. 1038, related to district attorney.

Section 1352, acts Aug. 24, 1912, ch. 390, §8, 37 Stat. 565; Sept. 21, 1922, ch. 370, §2, 42 Stat. 1005; Feb. 16, 1933, ch. 91, §2, 47 Stat. 817, related to marshal.

Section 1353, acts Aug. 24, 1912, ch. 390, §8, 37 Stat. 565; Sept. 21, 1922, ch. 370, §2, 42 Stat. 1005; Dec. 29, 1926, ch. 19, §2, 44 Stat. 924; Feb. 16, 1933, ch. 91, §2, 47 Stat. 817; Mar. 26, 1938, ch. 51, §1, 52 Stat. 118; July 1, 1944, ch. 366, 58 Stat. 676; June 25, 1948, ch. 646, §31, 67 Stat. 991, related to appointment of district judge, district attorney, and marshal.

Section 1354, acts Aug. 24, 1912, ch. 390, §9, 37 Stat. 565; Sept. 21, 1922, ch. 370, §3, 42 Stat. 1006, related to transfer of causes to new courts.

Section 1355, acts Aug. 24, 1912, ch. 390, §9, 37 Stat. 565; Sept. 21, 1922, ch. 370, §3, 42 Stat. 1006, related to continuance of laws defining clerks’ duties.

§1356. Repealed. June 25, 1948, ch. 646, §35, 62 Stat. 991

Section, acts Aug. 24, 1912, ch. 390, §9, 37 Stat. 565; Sept. 21, 1922, ch. 370, §3, 42 Stat. 1006; Feb. 16, 1933, ch. 91, §3, 47 Stat. 817, related to appeals from district courts. See sections 1291, 1292, and 1294 of Title 28, Judiciary and Judicial Procedure.

Effective Date of Repeal

Repeal effective Sept. 1, 1948, see section 38 of act June 25, 1948, set out as an Effective Date note preceding section 1 of Title 28, Judiciary and Judicial Procedure.

§§1357, 1358. Omitted

Codification

Section 1357, acts Aug. 24, 1912, ch. 390, §9, 37 Stat. 565; Sept. 21, 1922, ch. 370, §3, 42 Stat. 1006, related to blending of law and equity jurisdiction.

Section 1358, act June 28, 1906, ch. 3585, 34 Stat. 552, related to acknowledgment of deeds and was omitted as not of general application, and as covered by the Canal Zone Code. The Canal Zone Code was subsequently redesignated the Panama Canal Code by Pub. L. 96–70, §3303(b), and repealed by Pub. L. 104–201, §3549.

§1361. Repealed. Sept. 26, 1950, ch. 1049, §13(7), 64 Stat. 1043

Section, act June 29, 1948, ch. 706, §1, 62 Stat. 1075, related to purpose of organization of Panama Railroad Company.

§§1361a to 1361l. Repealed. Pub. L. 87–845, §26(b), Oct. 18, 1962, 76A Stat. 701

Section 1361a, acts June 29, 1948, ch. 706, §2, 62 Stat. 1076; Sept. 26, 1950, ch. 1049, §5, 64 Stat. 1041, related to the creation of the Panama Railroad Company.

Section 1361b, acts June 29, 1948, ch. 706, §2, 62 Stat. 1076; Sept. 26, 1950, ch. 1049, §6, 64 Stat. 1041, related to investment of the United States.

Section 1361c, act June 29, 1948, ch. 706, §2, 62 Stat. 1076, related to Board of Directors of corporation.

Section 1361d, acts June 29, 1948, ch. 706, §2, 62 Stat. 1076; Sept. 26, 1950, ch. 1049, §8, 64 Stat. 1041, related to general powers of corporation.

Section 1361e, acts June 29, 1948, ch. 706, §2, 62 Stat. 1076; Sept. 26, 1950, ch. 1049, §9, 64 Stat. 1049, related to specific powers of corporation.

Section 1361f, act June 29, 1948, ch. 706, §2, 62 Stat. 1076, related to applicability of laws.

Section 1361g, act June 29, 1948, ch. 706, §2, 62 Stat. 1076, related to transfer of assets and liabilities of corporation.

Section 1361h, act June 29, 1948, ch. 706, §2, 62 Stat. 1076, related to reimbursement of other agencies.

Section 1361i, act June 29, 1948, ch. 706, §2, 62 Stat. 1076, related to payment of excess funds into treasury.

Section 1361j, act June 29, 1948, ch. 706, §2, 62 Stat. 1076, related to emergency fund.

Section 1361k, act June 29, 1948, ch. 706, §2, as added Sept. 26, 1950, ch. 1049, §10, 64 Stat. 1042, related to authorizations of appropriations to cover losses.

Section 1361l, act June 29, 1948, ch. 706, §2, as added Sept. 26, 1950, ch. 1049, §10, 64 Stat. 1042, related to authorization for transfer of canal to corporation.

§§1371 to 1371b. Repealed. July 21, 1949, ch. 356, §1(b), 63 Stat. 475

Section 1371, act Mar. 2, 1931, ch. 375, §1, 46 Stat. 1471, related to employees entitled to retirement privileges.

Section 1371a, acts Mar. 2, 1931, ch. 375, §2, 46 Stat. 1471; June 19, 1934, ch. 667, §1, 48 Stat. 1122; July 29, 1942, ch. 536, §1, 56 Stat. 726, related to automatic separation.

Section 1371b, acts Mar. 2, 1931, ch. 375, §3, 46 Stat. 1472; July 2, 1945, ch. 220, 59 Stat. 212, related to voluntary retirement.

Effective Date of Repeal

Repeal effective Apr. 1, 1948, see section 7(a) of act July 21, 1949.

Additional Repeal

Sections were also repealed by Pub. L. 89–554, §8(a), Sept. 6, 1966, 80 Stat. 648.

§1371b–1. Repealed. Pub. L. 89–554, §8(a), Sept. 6, 1966, 80 Stat. 648

Section, act June 16, 1933, ch. 101, §8(b), 48 Stat. 306, related to involuntary separation retirement benefits.

§§1371c to 1371p. Repealed. July 21, 1949, ch. 356, §1(b), 63 Stat. 475

Section 1371c, acts Mar. 2, 1931, ch. 375, §4, 46 Stat. 1472; Ex. Ord. No. 6670 Apr. 7, 1934; June 24, 1936, ch. 754, §2, 49 Stat. 1904; Apr. 12, 1939, ch. 58, 53 Stat. 574; Dec. 16, 1941, ch. 584, §2, 55 Stat. 806, related to disability retirement.

Section 1371d, act July 29, 1942, ch. 536, §2, 56 Stat. 727, related to annuity on separations from service.

Section 1371e, acts Mar. 2, 1931, ch. 375, §6, 46 Stat. 1474; Aug. 10, 1939, ch. 660, 53 Stat. 1347; Dec. 16, 1941, ch. 584, §1, 55 Stat. 805; July 29, 1942, ch. 536, §3, 56 Stat. 727, related to method of computing annuities.

Section 1371f, acts Mar. 2, 1931, ch. 375, §7, 46 Stat. 1476; Oct. 14, 1940, ch. 859, §2, 54 Stat. 1117, related to computation of accredited service.

Section 1371g, acts Mar. 2, 1931, ch. 375, §8, 46 Stat. 1476; Ex. Ord. No. 6670, Apr. 7, 1934, related to credit for past service.

Section 1371h, acts Mar. 2, 1931, ch. 375, §9, 46 Stat. 1477; Ex. Ord. No. 6670, Apr. 7, 1934; Dec. 16, 1941, ch. 584, §2, 55 Stat. 806, related to deductions.

Section 1371i, act Mar. 2, 1931, ch. 375, §10, 46 Stat. 1477, related to investments and accounts.

Section 1371j, acts Mar. 2, 1931, ch. 375, §11, 46 Stat. 1477; Ex. Ord. No. 6670, Apr. 7, 1934; June 24, 1936, ch. 754, §§4 to 6, 49 Stat. 1905; Dec. 16, 1941, ch. 584, §4, 55 Stat. 806; July 29, 1942, ch. 536, §4, 56 Stat. 728, related to return of amounts deducted from salaries.

Section 1371k, acts Mar. 2, 1931, ch. 375, §12, 46 Stat. 1478; Ex. Ord. No. 6670, Apr. 7, 1934; July 29, 1942, ch. 536, §5, 56 Stat. 728, related to payment of annuities.

Section 1371l, acts Mar. 2, 1931, ch. 375, §13, 46 Stat. 1479; Aug. 10, 1937, ch. 573, 50 Stat. 619, related to benefits for those already retired.

Section 1371m, acts Mar. 2, 1931, ch. 375, §14, 46 Stat. 1479; Ex. Ord. No. 6670, Apr. 7, 1934, related to Board of actuaries.

Section 1371n, acts July 3, 1930, ch. 863, §2, 46 Stat. 1016; Mar. 2, 1931, ch. 375, §15, 46 Stat. 1479; Ex. Ord. No. 6670, eff. Apr. 7, 1934, related to administrative provisions.

Section 1371o, act Mar. 2, 1931, ch. 375, §16, 46 Stat. 1480, related to exemption from execution.

Section 1371p, acts July 3, 1930, ch. 863, §2, 46 Stat. 1016; Mar. 2, 1931, ch. 375, §17, 46 Stat. 1480; Ex. Ord. No. 6670, eff. Apr. 7, 1934, related to effective date of these sections.

Effective Date of Repeal

Repeal effective Apr. 1, 1948, see section 7(a) of act July 21, 1949.

Additional Repeal

Sections were also repealed by Pub. L. 89–554, §8(a), Sept. 6, 1966, 80 Stat. 648.

§1372. Repealed. Pub. L. 87–845, §26(b), Oct. 18, 1962, 76A Stat. 701

Section, acts July 8, 1937, ch. 443, §1, 50 Stat. 478; Sept. 26, 1950, ch. 1049, §2(a), (b), 64 Stat. 1038, related to relief of employee not entitled to retirement benefits.

§§1373 to 1374d. Omitted

Codification

Section 1373, acts May 29, 1944, ch. 214, §1, 58 Stat. 257; Sept. 26, 1950, ch. 1049, §2(a)(1), (2), 64 Stat. 1038, related to recognition of personnel engaged in construction of the canal.

Section 1373a, acts May 29, 1944, ch. 214, §2, 58 Stat. 258; Aug. 7, 1946, ch. 774, 60 Stat. 873; Sept. 26, 1950, ch. 1049, §2(a)(1), (2), 64 Stat. 1038, related to annuity privilege of personnel described in section 1373 of this title.

Section 1373b, act May 29, 1944, ch. 214, §3, 58 Stat. 258, related to payment of annuities of personnel described in section 1373 of this title.

Section 1373c, act May 29, 1944, ch. 214, §4, 58 Stat. 258, related to duration of annuities of personnel described in section 1373 of this title.

Section 1373d, acts May 29, 1944, ch. 214, §5, 58 Stat. 259; June 19, 1948, ch. 527, §1, 62 Stat. 497; Sept. 26, 1950, ch. 1049, §2(a)(1), (2), 64 Stat. 1038, related to election between annuity or other compensation of personnel described in section 1373 of this title.

Section 1373e, act May 29, 1944, ch. 214, §6, 58 Stat. 259, related to administrative provisions for carrying out sections 1373 to 1373g of this title.

Section 1373f, act May 29, 1944, ch. 214, §7, 58 Stat. 259, related to exemption from execution, lien, or other legal process of moneys or annuities under sections 1373 to 1373g of this title.

Section 1373g, act May 29, 1944, ch. 214, §8, 58 Stat. 269, related to annual estimates of annuity appropriations under sections 1373 to 1373g of this title.

Section 1374, acts July 24, 1947, ch. 308, §1, 61 Stat. 415; Sept. 26, 1950, ch. 1949, §2(a)(2), 64 Stat. 1038, related to retirement of certain Panama Canal Railroad Company employees.

Section 1374a, acts July 24, 1947, ch. 308, §2, 61 Stat. 415; Sept. 26, 1950, ch. 1049, §2(a)(2), 64 Stat. 1038, related to transfer of pension fund assets of Panama Canal Railroad Company.

Section 1374b, acts July 24, 1947, ch. 308, §3, 61 Stat. 416; Sept. 26, 1950, ch. 1049, §2(a)(2), 64 Stat. 1038, related to Panama Canal Railroad Company employees’ accounts in civil service fund.

Section 1374c, acts July 24, 1947, ch. 308, §4, 61 Stat. 416; Sept. 26, 1950, ch. 1049, §2(a)(2), 64 Stat. 1038, related to redeposit of Panama Canal Railroad Company contribution funds.

Section 1374d, acts July 24, 1947, ch. 308, §5, 61 Stat. 416; Sept. 26, 1950, ch. 1049, §2(a)(2), 64 Stat. 1038, related to certain Panama Canal Railroad Company employee annuities.

§§1381, 1382. Transferred

Codification

Section 1381, act July 2, 1940, ch. 516, §1, 54 Stat. 724, related to setting aside Barro Colorado Island in Gatun Lake for scientific observation, and was transferred to section 79 of Title 20, Education.

Section 1382, act July 2, 1940, ch. 516, §2, 54 Stat. 724; 1946 Reorg. Plan No. 3, §801, eff. July 16, 1946, 11 F.R. 7877, 60 Stat. 1101, related to preservation of natural features of area, and was transferred to section 79a of Title 20.

§1383. Repealed. Pub. L. 89–554, §8(a), Sept. 6, 1966, 80 Stat. 650

Section, act July 2, 1940, ch. 516, §3, 54 Stat. 724, provided for appointment and compensation of Board of Directors of Canal Zone Biological Area.

§§1384 to 1387. Transferred

Codification

Section 1384, act July 2, 1940, ch. 516, §4, 54 Stat. 724; 1946 Reorg. Plan No. 3, §801, eff. July 16, 1946, 11 F.R. 7877, 60 Stat. 1101, related to functions of Smithsonian Institution, and was transferred to section 79b of Title 20, Education.

Section 1385, act July 2, 1940, ch. 516, §5, 54 Stat. 725; 1946 Reorg. Plan No. 3, §801, eff. July 16, 1946, 11 F.R. 7877, 60 Stat. 1101, related to resident manager, and was transferred to section 79c of Title 20.

Section 1386, act July 2, 1940, ch. 516, §6, 54 Stat. 725; 1946 Reorg. Plan No. 3, §801, eff. July 16, 1946, 11 F.R. 7877, 60 Stat. 1101, related to deposit of receipts into treasury, and was transferred to section 79d of Title 20.

Section 1387, act July 2, 1940, ch. 516, §7, 54 Stat. 725, related to authorization of appropriations, and was transferred to section 79e of Title 20.