1981—Pub. L. 97–31substituted “Secretary of Transportation” for “Commission” in two places. For prior transfers of functions of the Commission, meaning the United States Maritime Commission, see Transfer of Functions note below.
1939—Act Aug. 7, 1939, struck out “fair actual” after “owner shall be paid therefor the” in first sentence.
1938—Act June 23, 1938, inserted “, or the fair and reasonable scrap value of such vessel as determined by the Commission, whichever is the greater. Such determination shall be final.” at end of first sentence, and “depreciated” after “In computing the” in second sentence.
Change of Name
The official title of the Bureau of Internal Revenue was changed to the Internal Revenue Service by Treas. Dept. Order 150–29, eff. July 9, 1953.
Transfer of Functions
For transfer of functions of United States Maritime Commission, see Reorg. Plan No. 6 of 1949, Reorg. Plan No. 21 of 1950, and Reorg. Plan No. 7 of 1961, set out under section
1111 of this Appendix.
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