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half of which receipts are hereby authorized to be appropriated for that purpose until said lands have been acquired : Provided, That any appropriated amounts which are unexpended and unobligated at the close of the fiscal year for which appropriated shall be transferred to the national-forest receipts of that fiscal year and amounts so transferred and such parts of the entire receipts of any fiscal year as are not appropriated shall be disposed of in like manner as other national-forest receipts. (Mar. 1, 1911, secs. 4, 5, 36 Stat. 962; Mar. 5, 1940, 54 Stat. 46.)

1027–36. Provisions of the Forest Exchange Act extended to lands em. braced by Ochoco National Forest.--That any lands in private, State, or county ownership within the following-described area, which are found by the Secretary of Agriculture to be chiefly valuable for national-forest purposes, may be offered in exchange under the provisions of the Act approved March 20, 1922, as amended (U. S. C., title 16, secs. 485, 486), and upon acceptance of title shall become part of the Ochoco National Forest, Oregon, and shall thereafter be subject to the laws, rules, and regulations applicable to national forests:

Section 36, township 15 south, range 24 east; section 36, township 15 south, range 25 east; section 36, township 20 south, range 24 east; section 5, township 20 south, range 25 east; section 36, township 20 south, range 26 east; sections 9, and 13 to 16, inclusive, sections 21 to 27, inclusive, and sections 33 to 36, inclusive, township 21 south, range 25 east; sections 7, 18, and 19, township 21 south, range 26 east; sections 1, 3, 11, and 12, township 22 south, range 24 east; sections 3 to 7, inclusive, township 22 south, range 25 east; and section 16, township 22 south, range 27 east; all Willamette base and meridian (June 8, 1940, 54 Stat. 251.)

1027-37. Control of soil erosion and flood damage originating in Cleve land National Forest authorized. That the Secretary of Agriculture, with the approval of the National Forest Reservation Commission, established by section 4 of the Act of March 1, 1911 (U. S. C., title 16, sec. 513), is hereby authorized to acquire by purchase any lands, or interests therein, within the boundaries of the Cleveland National Forest in the county of San Diego, State of California, which in his judgment should become the property of the United States in order that they may be so managed with other lands of the United States as to minimize soil erosion and flood damage, and to pay for said lands, or interests therein, from those proportions of the entire receipts from the occupancy of public land or the sale of natural resources other than mineral, within the Cleveland National Forest, which are equal to the proportion of the net areas of said forest which are within the county of San Diego, State of California, which receipts are hereby authorized to be appropriated for that purpose until said lands have been acquired : Provided, That as to the receipts used in the manner herein authorized the provisions of the Act approved May 23, 1908 (U. S. C., title 16, sec. 500), shall not be applicable to said county of San Diego: Provided further, That any appropriated amounts which are unexpended and unobligated at the close of the fiscal year for which appropriated shall be transferred to the national-forest receipts of that fiscal year and amounts so transferred and such part of the entire receipts ôf any fiscal year as are not ap

propriated shall be disposed of in like manner as other national-forest receipts. (June 11, 1940, 54 Stat. 297.)

1027–28. Control of soil erosion and flood damage originating within Angeles National Forest authorized.—That the Secretary of Agriculture, with the approval of the National Forest Reservation Commission established by section 4 of the Act of March 1, 1911 (U. S. C., title 16, sec. 513), is hereby authorized to acquire by purchase any lands, or interests therein, within the boundaries of the Angeles National Forest, in the State of California, which, in his judgment, should become the property of the United States in order that they may be so managed with other lands of the United States as to minimize soil erosion and flood damage, and to pay for said lands, or interests therein, from the entire receipts from occupancy of public land or from the sale of natural resources other than mineral, within the Angeles National Forest, which receipts are hereby authorized to be appropriated for that purpose until said lands have been acquired: Provided, That any appropriated amounts which are unexpended and unobligated at the close of the fiscal year for which appropriated shall be transferred to the national-forest receipts of that fiscal year and amounts so transferred and such part of the entire receipts of any fiscal year as are not appropriated shall be disposed of in like manner as other national-forest receipts. (June 11, 1940, 54 Stat. 299.)

1027_39. Forest permits, agreements, etc., declared exempt from statute requiring deposit of contracts in the General Accounting Office.—That permits, contracts, agreements, or other instruments requiring payments into the Treasury of the United States on account of sale of national-forest products, use of national-forest land, or other sources of national-forest revenue, including contributions by cooperators in connection with authorized activities of the Forest Service, shall be exempt from the provisions of section 20, title 41, United States Code, when the permit or other instrument does not require payment to the Government in excess of $300 in any one fiscal year. (June 15, 1940, 54 Stat. 398.)

1027-40. Control of soil erosion and flood damage within the Sequoia National Forest authorized.—That the Secretary of Agriculture, with the approval of the National Forest Reservation Commission established by section 4 of the Act of March 1, 1911 (U. S. C., title 16, sec. 513), is hereby authorized to acquire by purchase any lands, or interests therein, within the boundaries of the Sequoia National Forest, in the State of California, which, in his judgment, should become the property of the United States in order that they may be so managed with other lands of the United States as to minimize soil erosion and flood damage, and to pay for said lands, or interest therein, from the entire receipts from the occupancy of public land or the sale of national resources, other than mineral, within the Sequoia National Forest, which receipts are hereby authorized to be appropriated for that purpose until said lands have been acquired : Provided, That any appropriated amounts which are unexpended and unobligated at the close of the fiscal year for which appropriated shall be transferred to the national-forest receipts of that fiscal year and amounts so transferred and such part of the entire receipts of any fiscal year as are not appropriated shall be disposed of in like manner as other nationalforest receipts. (June 17, 1940, 54 Stat. 402.)

1027-41. Provisions of the Forest Exchange Act extended to certain lands, so that they may become parts of the Whitman, Malheur, or Umatilla National Forests.—That any lands in private, State, or county ownership within the following described area, which are found by the Secretary of Agriculture to be chiefly valuable for national forest purposes, may be offered in exchange under the provisions of the Act approved March 20, 1922, as amended (U. S. C., title 16, secs. 485, 486), and upon acceptance of title shall become parts of the Whitman, Malheur, or Umatilla National Forests, Oregon, and shall thereafter be subject to the laws, rules, and regulations applicable to national forests: Provided, That such exchanges are approved by the board of county commissioners of the county or counties in which said lands are situated.

To the Whitman National Forest: The east half of section 1; the southeast quarter of section 11; the south half and the northeast quarter of section 12; section 13; the east half of section 14; the east half of section 23; sections 24, 25, 26, 35, and 36; township 1 north, range 40 east.

Sections 6, 7, 18, 19, 30, and 31; township 1 north, range 41 east.

The south half of section 12; section 13; the east half of section 14; sections 23, 24, 25, 26, 35, and 36; township 1 south, range 39 east.

Sections 1, 2, 3, 4, and 5; the south half of section 6; sections 7 to 36, inclusive; township 1 south, range 40 east.

Section 1; township 2 south, range 39 east.

Sections 5 and 6; the north half of section 7; sections 8 and 16; the southwest quarter of section 35; township 2 south, range 40 east.

The east half of section 11; the southwest quarter of section 12; section 13; the east half of section 14; the east half of section 23; sections 24, 25, and 26; the east half of section 27; sections 35 and 36; township 3 south, range 40 east.

The west half of section 30; section 31; the southwest quarter of section 32; township 3 south, range 41 east.

Sections 5, 8, 9, 10, 11, 14, and 23; township 4 south, range 38 east.

Section 1; the east half of section 2; the east half and the northwest quarter of section 12; the northeast quarter of section 13; township 4 south, range 40 east.

Sections 5, 6, 7, and 8; the west half of section 9; sections 16 to 21, inclusive, and 28 to 33, inclusive; the west half of section 34; township 4 south, range 41 east.

Section 36; township 5 south, range 37 east.

Sections 2, 3, 10, 11, 14, 15, 16, 22, 23, 26, and 27; the east half of section 28; the southwest quarter of section 31; sections 33, 34, and 35; township 5 south, range 38 east.

The south half of section 1; the south half of section 2; sections 11, 12, 13, and 14; the east half of section 23; sections 24 and 25; the east half of section 26; township 5 south, range 40 east.

The west half of section 3; sections 4 to 10, inclusive; the southwest quarter of section 14; sections 15 to 36, inclusive; township 5 south, range 41 east.

Section 19; the north half of section 30; township 5 south, range 42 east.

Sections 31 and 32; portions of sections 33, 34, 35, and 36, which lie south of the North Fork John Day River; township 6 south, range 31 east.

Sections 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 17, 18, 19, 20, 29, 30, 31, and 32; township 6 south, range 38 east.

Sections 1 to 6, inclusive, and 8 to 12, inclusive; township 6 south, range 41 east.

Section 1; portions of sections 2, 3, 4, 5, and 6, which lie south of North Fork John Day River; sections 7 to 25, inclusive; township 7 south, range 30 east.

Sections 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 28, 29, 30, 31, 32, and 33; township 7 south, range 38 east.

Section 3; township 8 south, range 31 east.

The south half of section 3; section 4; the north half of section 5; sections 9, 10, 11, 14, 15, 16, 21, 22, 23, 26, 27, 28, and 35; township 8 south, range 38 east.

Section 1; township 9 south, range 38 east.
The north half of section 8; township 9 south, range 39 east.

The south half of section 2; the southwest quarter of section 4; the southwest quarter of section 10; the south half of section 23; section 25; township 10 south, range 37 east.

The south half of section 29; the south half of section 30; township 10 south, range 38 east.

The east half, the southeast quarter of the northwest quarter and the southwest quarter of section 3; sections 16 and 21; the west half of section 28; section 33; township 10 south, range 39 east.

Sections 31, 32, and 33; township 11 south, range 37 east.

The north half of section 10; the west half of section 11; the north half, the south half of the south half, and the north half of the southeast quarter of section 30; township 11 south, range 39 east.

Section 1; the south half of section 2; the southwest quarter of section 4; the southeast quarter of section 5; the east half of section 8; sections 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 34, 35, and 36; township 11 south, range 40 east.

The south half of section 2; the south half of section 3; section 7; the west half of section 8; sections 10 to 21, inclusive; the west half of section 22; the north half of section 28; sections 29, 30, 31, and 32; township 11 south, range 41 east.

Sections i, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 21, 22, 23, and 24; the north half of section 29; township 12 south, range 32 east.

Sections 1 to 12, inclusive; sections 17, 18, and 19; the north half of section 30; township 12 south, range 33 east.

Sections 7 and 8; the northwest quarter and the south half of section 9; the south half of section 10; the west half of section 15; sections 16, 17, 18, 20, and 21; the west half of section 22; sections 27 and 34; township 12 south, range 34 east.

Section 16; the northeast quarter of section 17; the north half of section 21; sections 22, 26, 27, 34, and 35; township 12 south, range 36 east.

Sections 5, 6, 7, and 8; township 12 south, range 37 east.

The northeast quarter of section 4; township 12 south, range 39 east.

Sections 1, 2, 3, 10, and 11; the north half of section 12; the west half of section 15; the north half of section 19; the north half of section 20; the north half of section 21; the northwest quarter of section 22; township 12 south, range 40 east.

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Sections 6 and 7; township 12 south, range 41 east.

Sections 1 and 2; the north half of section 3; sections 11, 12, and 13; the north half of section 14; the north half of section 24; township 13 south, range 34 east.

The west half of section 19; the northwest quarter of section 30; the west half of section 31; township 13 south, range 35 east.

The north half of section 2; sections 3, 10, 15, 16, 22, 27, and 34; township 13 south, range 36 east.

To the Malheur National Forest :

Sections 14, 15, 16, and 23; the west half of section 26; the west half of section 35; township 9 south, range 31 east.

The south half of section 27; sections 31, 32, 33, and 34; township 9 south, range 32 east. Sections 1 and 2; township 10 south, range 31 east.

The west half of the west half of section 4; section 5; the north half of section 6; township 10 south, range 32 east.

Sections 31 and 32; the south half of section 33; the south half of section 34; the south half of section 35; township 11 south, range 29 east,

The south half of section 10; the north half of section 15; section 16; the east half of section 29; the south half of section 32; township 11 south, range 30 east.

To the Umatilla National Forest :

Sections 13, 14, 15, 16, 21, and 22; the west half of section 28; the west half of section 33; township 1 north, range 38 east. . Sections 2, 3, 8, 9, 10, 11, 15, 16, and 17; township 2 north, range 39 east.

The south half of section 13; sections 23, 24, and 34; township 3 north, range 39 east.

Sections 19, 20, 21, and 22; the northwest quarter of section 29; section 30; township 3 north, range 40 east. · All Willamette base and meridian, (June 17, 1940, 54 Stat. 402.)

1027-42. Exchange of lands adjacent to the San Juan National Forest and the Rio Grande National Forest authorized.—That the provisions of the Act of March 20, 1922 (42 Stat. L. 465; U. S. C., title 16, sec. 485), entitled "An Act to consolidate national forest lands," and the provisions of the Act of February 28, 1925 (43 Stat. L., p. 1090; U. S. C., title 16, sec. 486), entitled “Án Act to amend an Act entitled 'An Act to consolidate national forest lands,'” and Acts amendatory thereto, are hereby extended to include any suitable offered lands within the boundaries of that portion of the former Mexican grant known as the Tierra Amarilla Grant, lying within the State of Colorado, adjacent to the Rio Grande or San Juan National Forests. Lands conveyed to the United States under this Act, shall upon acceptance of title, become parts of the national forest nearest to which they are situated, and shall thereafter be subject to the laws, rules, and regulations applicable to said national forest. (June 29, 1940, 54 Stat. 695.)

1027-43. Transfer of land in De Soto National Forest to the Secretary of War authorized.—That upon request of the Secretary of War, the Secretary of Agriculture is authorized and directed to transfer to the Secretary of War, for military purposes, such tracts of land, not

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