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SECRETARY OF THE INTERIOR-

Continued.
Indian service-Continued.
duty of, in relation to the Otoe and Mis-

sonria and Sac and Fox Indian reser-
vations in Kansas..

.252, 469, 600
Osage Indian lands.. 116, 236,528, 614
lands of Pawnee reservation in Ne-

braska, and allotments, &c., to Paw-
nees in new reservation

202
Miami Indian lands and New York In-
dian lands in Kansas....

111
Public lands service,
to refund fees received for soldiers' and

sailors' homestead entries which
proved void....

565
where entries of public lands are canceled
or not confirmed ..

565
excess where parties have paid double

price for what were erroneously sup-
posed to be alternate railroad sec-

tions
to issue patent for certain lands in White

Earth Indian reservation in Minne-
sota for missionary and school pur-
poses.

15
to make rules as to cutting timber

from niineral lands for building, do-
mestic, mining, and agricultural pur-
poses

327
penalties for violation of .

327
to make rules to carry into effect provis-

ions that purchasers of swamp lands
in Missouri to have priority to enter
for pre-emption and homestead of
lands pot in fact swamp.:

147
to make rules respecting filing notice,

&c., of intention to make final proof
of pre-emption and homestead en-
tries..

470
duties of, relating to Fort Ripley reserva-
tion lands in Minnesota

512
to sell public lands in Florida certified by

Secretary of Navy to be no longer
needed for naval purposes ..

468
to restore to settlement under homestead

and pre-emption laws lands with-
drawn for Mississippi and Missouri
Railroad....

352
duties of, in relation to lands confirmed

to United States by award of Em-
peror of Germany

65
to have surveyed, &c., lands embraced

in Forts Abercrombie, Seward, and
Ransom, in Dakota

544
may issue patents to certain settlers on

part of Fort Randall military reser-

vation.
sale of lands of Fort Dalles reservation
in Oregon..

300
to cause Fort Dodge military reservation

to be surveyed and offered for sale,
&c

585
SECRETARY OF THE NAVY (See

Nary),
requisitions of, for advances; how issued,
charged, &c.....

368
how to classify, &c., estimates...

594,595
to approve payment of traveling expenses

of officers traveling under orders.... 124
to have direction of Judge-Advocate-Gen-
eral of Navy

537
may furnish vessels of Navy to States for

nautical schools at certain ports ....56, 609
may order additional copies for sale of Amer-

ican Ephemeris and Nautical Alma-
nac.

573

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SECRETARY OF THE NAVY-Con-

tinued.
to examine public lands in Florida reserved

for naval purposes, and to certify to
Secretary of Interior such as no longer
needed for that purpose

468
at request of National Board of Health, may

place vessels at disposal of quaran-
tino authorities

502
to convene board to examine candidates

for appointinents as professors of
mathematics in Navy....

589
to appoint annally twenty-five cadet engi-

83
may introduce cotton cordage into Navy to
test its value...

544
may purchase materials for boilers without
advertisement...

389
but to give notice to principal dealers
and subject materials to test...

389
may substitute desiccated tomatoes for des-
iccated potatoes....

523
may dispose of useless ordnance mate-
rial..

159
SECRETARY OF THE TREASURY,
selection of sites of public buildings, how
made by....

112
when public buildings are completed to

cover balances of appropriations into
Treasury.

112
may suspend work on certain buildings 112
to approve plans and estimates before

money is expended on buildings to
be erected

159
to sell certain government lands in Vin.

.609, 610
to withhold from sale the site of old light
station at Nayatt Pojut.....

6
may lease unproductive public property 460
to pay debts, collect assets, &c., of Louis-
ville and Portland Canal....

21
how to classify
estimates for Navy

594
to report to Congress annually tabular

statement of receipts and expendi-
tures of naval service, with account
of balances and losses.

368
claims allowed for stores, &c., furnished

Army by loyal citizens and allowed
by Auditor, &c...

37
amount received as fines, forfeitures, and

penalties, and how expended ... 557
amount found due to claimants under ex-
hausted appropriations .....

351
but not estimates for reappropria-
tions

. [48],350
in Book of Estimates to include abstracts
from annual reports .

156
to consider and approve estimates of Dis-

trict of Columbia, &c ......341,537, 605
to pay certain judgments of Court of Claims

against District of Columbia .......564, 605
authority of, to employ persons to discover

and collect taxes and money with-
held repealed, &c

83
to pay certain settlers on military reserva-

tion of Fort Randall for improve-
ments...

24
may permit Bureau of Engraving and

Printing to furnish portraits, vig-
nettes, &c

506
to furnish certain agricultural colleges with
weights and measures.

618
may set off claims of the government,
against judgments, &c

185
duties of, under act to prevent introduction

of contagious disease into United
States

487

24

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SECRETARY OF THE TREASURY-

Continued.
to direct surgeon-general of marine hos-

pitals in execution of quarantine
laws

314
duties of, in relation to the Mississippi River
Commission

496
to place semi-annual interest to credit of

L'Anse and Vieux de Sert bands of
Chippewas....

525
to place money appropriated to charitable

corporations, &c., to credit of fiscal
officer of corporation on books of
Treasurer of United States...

93
may sell at auction property of Light-House
Board no longer needed

93
may give deeds of land to adjust boundary

lines, changing ways, &c., at light-
house establishments at Staten Island

and Highlands of New Jersey ... 94
duties of, in relation to trust funds for Ute
Indians of Colorado, &c .....

556
to direct printing of national notes on dis-

tinctive paper adopted by him ...... 157
to have three plate printings on bonds,

notes, &c., one to be done by bank-
note companies or engravers...

157
what force to appoint for carrying out pro-

visions for redemption of national-
bank notes

164
duties as to such redemption and reim-
bursement of cost

165
to direct disposal of pulp from maceration
of notes

93
to fix the compensation of certain occa-
sional examiners of banks.

*143
may prescribe regulations for execution of
foreign coinage at the mints.

4
authority to issue coin certificates in ex-

change for bullion [379] repealed,
except, &c.....

460
to issue silver in exchange for legal-tender
notes

254
to purchase, &c., of silver bullion.

254
to restrict coinage of trade dollars to de-
mands for exportation...

254
may cause silver coin to be transported to
applicants free of charge

604
may call in bonds to be applied to sinking
fund.

166
may issue certificates of deposit bearing

interest, convertible in 4 per cent.
bonds..

419
authority to refund the public debt... 396
may apply surplus money to purchase
bonds, &c

604
to establishi assay office at Saint Louis,

Mo., and to provide for same in post-
office building

590
may constitute superintendents of mints

and assayers of assay offices as assist-
ant treasurers to receive gold on de-
posit and to issue certificates

339
to discontinue depositories at Buffalo, New

York, Santa Fé, and Pittsburgh.... 244
may transfer to assistant treasurer at New

York from bullion fund gold bars for
redemption of coin certificates or in
exchange for gold coin....

91
may use coin certificates to pay depositors

of bullion at mints and assay offices. 379
may designate one of two deputy commis-

sioners of internal revenue to be first
deputy

3
appointment of special agents for internal-
revenue service...

.379, 425
in custom service...

.244, 379

Page.
SECRETARY OF THE TREASURY-

Continued.
may appoint inspectors of customs at cer-

tain rates of compensation, &c.382, 544, 603
to approve regulations made by Commis-

sioner of Internal Revenue for remis-
sion of taxes on spirits lost by leak-
age when removed for export ..

505
for carrying into effect act relating to

bonded warehouses for fruit brandy. 297
to approve all stamps established for inter-

nal-revenue use by the Commissioner. 448
may remit tax on notes, &c., of mining and

other companies used for circulation
prior to November, 1873 ....

194
may unite duties of internal-revenue store-

keeper and gauger in one officer on

recommendation of Commissioner... 244
duties of, in relation to bonds of collectors
of internal revenue..

423, 424
to make allowances for deputy collectors
of internal revenue..

-- [131], 425
may make allowances to collectors of in-
ternal revenue..

.... [131], 426
to approve regulations made by Commis-

sioner of Internal Revenue respecting
returns to be made by persons liable
to taxes...

426
may approve sale or lease of real estate by

Commissioner of Internal Revenue 429
exemption of distillers of thirty gallons
or less from certain obligations...

432
to approve stamps issued for restamping

packages of liquors, tobacco, &c.,

where originals are destroyed.... 435
inay in certain cases make reimbursements

to owners of distilleries which have

been seized and destroyed, &c. 436
may make regulations as to refund of taxes

assessed on distillers on account of
grain, &c., found in excess of capac-
ity of distillery

437
to prescribe stamps for foreign liquors
placed in public stores..

439
to approve regulations for transferring im-

ported cuttings of tobacco, &c., to

factory without payment of tax. 443
duties of, in relation to drawbacks on ex-

ported tobacco, snuff, and cigars.... 444
in relation to drawbacks on fermented

liquors, medicines, perfumery, cards,
&c

448
Life-Saving Service,

duties of, under act in relation to...62, 363, 600
may accept and pay volunteer crews. 63
may prepare and give medals of honor .63, 366
may make regulations

63
may dispose of condemned articles

63
may remit or mitigate penalties incur-
red.

63
collectors to transmit to, reports of acci-

dents to and probable loss of vessels.
other duties of, in relation to

363-366
to require Pacific Railroad Company to pay

to United States percentage on net
earnings

90
other duties of, in relation to the Pacific
Railways

320-322
in refunding customs duties, power re-
stricted.

172
decisions of, as to customs duties not to

be reversed or modified adversely to
United States, except, &c.

172
may decline to acquiesce in decisions of
inferior courts

172
in refunding customs duties, to make regu.
lations as to refunding duties

173

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SECRETARY OF WAR-Continued.
to appoint seventy additional clerks for

Surgeon-General's Office, to be em-
ployed on pension cases.

511
may detail twenty enlisted men for Sur-
geon-General's Office ...

380
and ten for office of Chief of Ordnance. 380
to appoint hospital stewards....

101
in making reductions to retain enlisted

men and discharged soldiers..... 46
to place enlisted men so as to entitle
them to promotion.

47
prohibited from paying additional compen-
sation

47
to reduce number of temporary clerks... 47
may furnish arms and ammunition to de-

partments to protect pablic property. 464
to take possession, manage, and keep in re-

pair Louisville and Portland Canal. 21
may make rules respecting bids for con-

tracts, require bonds of bidders, &c. 313
to establish a military post at or near Mus-
selshell River, in Montana...

524
to sell Fort Logan reservation..

524
in contracts for public improvements to

give preference to materials of domes-
tic manufacture, and all labor thereon
to be done in United States....

171
to cause sunken vessels obstructing navi-
gation to be removed, &c

550
to make frequent inquiries as to necessity,

economy, &c., of disbursements by
officers of Army, and report thereon
annually to Congress...

16
to include in annual estimate an estimate

for National Home for Disabled Vol-
unteers..

156
to have control and management of park

on island of Mackinac, in Michigan. 196
may lease parts of samo to visitors..... 196
to provide against destruction of game,

and for removal of trespassers, &c.,
on park ...

197
to have control of channel at mouth of Mis-

sissippi River until improvements
are completed and may make regu-
lations, &c......

25
may construct and operate telegraph lines
to connect military posts

.25, 383
to have care of national cemeteries, sub-

ject to estimates of Congress ..., 231, 286
may crect head-stones at graves of soldiers
in private cemeteries....

407
to preserve record of names and burial places

of all soldiers in private cemeteries.. 407
to appoint one post trader at each military

post on recommendation of council

of administration, &c..
may direct where military headquarters
shall be established

.[362], 495
to set up machine for testing iron and steel

for use by all persons on payment of
fees....

383
to furnish two horses for messengers at Ex-
ecutive Mansion...

378
may lease water power at Moline.

460
may sell Pikesville arsenal and grounds or
donato same to Maryland...

460
to cause military supplies to be made at
military prison...

460
to issue arms to Territories and border
States...

.. 253, 302, 322, 386, 389
to sell unserviceable ordnance

90
to cause railway bridge over Saint Mary's

River in Charlton County, Georgia,
to be altered if navigation is ob-
structed.....

586

232

cases

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SECRETARY OF THE TREASURY-

Continued.
to report annually to Congress statement

of customs duties refunded ...... 173
may require Attorney-General to appeal

173
to refund tonnage dues when exacted con-
trary to treaty stipulations ...

371
may remit additional duty secured by bond,

&c., on failure to transport goods in

bond from one district to another ... *272
may allow compensation to informers, &c.,

of violations of customs laws, and

shall report same to Congress. 77,78
to require proof in cases where no judi-

cial proceedings are had before allow-
ing compensation...

78
powers and duties of, for relief of persons

charged with incurring fines, &c.,
under customs laws.....

81
may remit fines, &c., as under former
laws....

81
applicants for remission to notify dis-
trict attorneys.

81
to regulate bonded warehouses, general
stores, &c.....

82
to require general-order warehouses to be
near landings

82
to let public cartage to lowest bidder, sub-
ject to regulations, &c....

82
may appoint inspectors of customs at pay
of less than $3 a day..

603
may increase pay of night inspectors.of cus-
toms.

382, 544
may appoint deputy collector for Lake
Charles, La

510
and, as also other officers at Seaford, Del. 507
may use revenue-cutter Relief as a boarding
vessel in district of Mobile

7
may prescribe rules in relation to transpor-

tation bonds given on withdrawal
of spirits from bonded warehouses
for export

30
to make regulations as to coasting trade on
Lake Michigan..:

*273
may prescribe regulations as to bonded

warehouses for cleaning and storing
imported rice for exportation...

11
duties of, in relation to imported merchan-

dise entered for immediate transpor-
tation in bond

545
with Postmaster-General, to make regula-

tions for payment of duty on books
imported by mail...

456
may grant permits to colleges, &c., though

not incorporated, to withdraw alco-
hol for scientific purposes without
payment of tax

317
may permit change of names of vessels,
make rules therefor, &c..

600
to prescribe manner of returns of lists of

passengers by collectors of customs,
direct publication, &c...

20
SECRETARY OF WAR,
may authorize chief clerk to sign requisi-

tions and other papers in his absence. 6
chief clerk of; his duties, &c., in case of
vacancy, &c.....

*265
may assign a judge-advocate of Army as

professor of law at Military Academy. 27
any Army officer as professor of law at
Military Academy..

535
examiner of Stato claims in office of, bis
salary

494
may grant leaves of absence to Army officers
for specified times without deduction

.....21, 233

of pay..

78

78

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SECRETARY OF WAR-Continued.

SILKS,
to make regulationsin relation to bridge over

duties on

129
Mississippi River at Glasgow, Mo.... 311 SILVER COIN,
duties of, in relation to construction, &c.,

coinage of twenty-cent pieces [183], pro-
of bridge over Missouri River by

hibited

317
Sioux City Bridge Company... .249, 250 fifty millions subsidiary coin to be issued.. 254
ponton bridge at Prairie du Chien, and

dollars to be coined and to be legal tender. 306
bridge near Clinton, Iowa, over Mis-
trade dollars not a legal tender.

254
sissippi River...
29 purchase of bullion for..

254, 307
duties of, in relation to Mississippi Com-

seigniorage to be accounted for

.254, 307
mission for surveys of Mississippi

bullion fund limited

254, 307
River.....

496, 497 not to be used in payment of gold certificates 307
SEEDS,

certificates for deposits of, to be issued.... 307
may be mailed free by Congressmen, &c.. 154 receivable for customs, taxes, &c.....

307
to be supplied to members of Congress for

to be issued and fractional currency with-
distribution....

571
drawn

. 123, 204
SEIZURE,

coins of less than $1 each may be exchanged
of books, &c., in case of suspected smug-

for lawful money.

488
gling, not allowed

may be obtained in exchange for lawful
of merchandise entered in violation of laws

money

488
in regard to invoices; how made, and

legal tender to amount of $10.

488
proceedings thereon...

may be transported to applicants free of
SENATE (See Congress),

charge

604
presiding officer of, may administer oaths

connterfeiting coin or bars; how punished. 259
to Senators, officers, and witnesses.. 204 | SINKING FUND,
Secretary of, and chief clerk may admin-

bonds for, may be called in by Secretary of
ister oaths to officers and witnesses.. 204

Treasury.

166
members of, and Secretary may send and

fractional currency redeemed to be com-
receive public documents, &c., free by

puted as part of, and to bear interest. 204
mail.

154, 288, 453 of the Pacific Railways, provisions con-
monuments to be erected to deceased mem-

cerning

..320-322
bers interred in Congressional Ceme- SIXTH AUDITOR,
tery

211 to notify sureties on postmasters' bonds and
Sergeant-at-Arms to receive no fees

43

Postmaster-General when deficiencies
Secretary of, to furnish certain documents

in accounts are discovered

408
to soldiers' homes..
591 how to keep post-office accounts

154
to advertise for proposals for stationery.. *137 in case of lawful sublettings of mail con-
opening of proposals and awarding con-

tracts, copy of contract to be filed
tracts...

*137
with, and notice given to....

324
payments from contingent funds of, how

to report annually to Congress, and what
made and vouched for..

464
report to show...

224
official reporter of, to have five bound cop-

to report to Postmaster-General when com-
ies of Congressional Record....

616

pensation of postmasters of fourth
SERGEANT-AT-ARMS,

class amounts to $1,000.. ..226, 359
of Senate and of House of Representatives SMITHSONIAN INSTITUTION,
not to receive fees....

43

acting secretary; how appointed in ab-
SET-OFF,

sence, resignation, &c., of secretary. 394
judgments and claims against United States

to have archives, &c., relating to Indians
subject to offset of debts due from

collected by geographical and geo-
creditors...

185
logical surveys...

461
proceedings in such case..

185

regents of, may have use of Library of Con
not allowed, of claims against bankrupt

gress

195
purchased after act of bankruptcy..

70 SMUGGLING,
SHAD,

or using false invoices; how punished..... *272
not to be sold or had in possession in Dis-

seizure of books, &c., in case of suspected,
trict of Columbia from June 10 to

not allowed

77
January 1.......
514 compensation allowed for detection of.

77
SHERIFFS,

defined, as used in above provisions.

77
of Utah Territory may serve processes. ....

106 | SNUFF,
SHIPPING ARTICLES,

tax on, to be 16 cents a pound .....

440
to be obtained of collectors of customs *277

manufacturers of, to furnish statement to
in Navy, to contain provisions respecting

collectors before commencing busi-
discharge, detention, &c., at expira-

441
tion of term of service of enlisted men,

to give bond, &c.

441
&c

*190
penalty for neglect.

442
SHIPPING COMMISSIONER,

packages of; how put up.

442
provisions in act relating to, not to apply

not to apply to those for exportation... 443
to vessels in coasting trade, with cer-

assessment of tax on, when romoved with-
tain exceptions

31
out use of stamps

443
SIGNAL SERVICE,

imported scraps, cuttings, &c., of tobacco
to be maintained with force of 450 enlisted

may be transferred to manufacturers
men ....
- [231], [361], 382, 494
of, without payment of tax

443
to have two sergeants appointed each year

peddlers of, provisions concerning.. 443, 444
as lientenants ..

383 drawback of tax paid on, when same is
men of not to receive extra pay unless,

exported...

444
&c

383 bonds given on withdrawal of, for export;
clerks in of Office

46

when and how may be canceled 539

ness

...

Page.

431

same

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SNUFF-Continued.

SPECIAL TAXES (internal revenue)-
penalty for relanding after shipping for ex-

Continued.
port

539 not payable by vintners of wine of their
collectors of internal revenue to keep rec-

own growth, and apothecaries, &c..
ord of manufacturers of, make en-

may be issued to retail dealers in liquor
tries, &c....

540
and tobacco on railway trains

253
manufactories of, to be numbered, &c. .... 540 stamps for manufacturers of wooden stills
SOLDIERS,

by distillers for their own use not
not to be sentenced to be branded, marked,

liable to......

534
or tattooed
*139 dealers in leaf tobacco to pay $25..

440
three months' extra to officers and, of Mex.

farmers not liable unless they sell at re-
ican war.

414
tail.....

441
maimed, to have artificial limbs once in five

sheriffs, &c., not liable for..

441
years, and transportation to obtain

who purchase only of planters who pro-
247
duce same, &c., to pay $5 ...

569
provisions of Revised Statutes amended. *278 SPECIE PAYMENTS,
trusses for, when to be furnished.. ....450, 451 resumption of, January 1, 1879, provisions
National Home for Disabled Volunteers,

for

124
not to have fines and furfeitures.... 155 STAFF CORPS,
to draw no money except on annual ap-

in Army, repeal of law suspending promo-
propriations

156
tion in...

286
estimates and manner of drawing money,

act reorganizing

100
accounts, and vouchers to be audited. 156, 460 in Navy, grades of, to be filled by appoint-
purchases for, to be made upon public

ment according to seniority

*269
tender, except, &c.....

383 STAMPS (internal revenue),
to be made after advertisement.

460 Commissioner may establish and change
expenditures for new buildings, &c.

460

form of, manner of attaching, &c... 448
documents to be distributed to....

591 to be transmitted through mail in register-
SOLICITOR,

ed packages...

243
of State Department, Secretary may pre-

checks, drafts, orders, vouchers, &c., to be
scribe duties of..

44
stamped

132
SOUTH CAROLINA,

penalty for omission to affix, to instruments
district court of western district of, to have

may be remitted, when..

*140
circuit court jurisdiction ..

*263 required on instruments and omitted; when
office of assistant treasurer at Charleston,

and how may be affised..

102, 201
abolished

244 unused, may be redeemed.. [132], 227, 228, 446,447
SOUTHERN CLAIMS COMMISSION,

but not documentary, except two-cent 228
investigating agents to be appointed... 492 not required on savings bank receipt books. 153
repeal of permanent appropriation for 381 medicines prepared by druggists, &c., ex-
abolished from March 10, 1880

492
empt from...

133, 134
SPANISH CLAIMS COMMISSION-

special-tax, may be issued to retail liquor-
ERS,

dealers on railway trains

253
salaries of

401 brewers', how to procure, affix, and cancel.. *189
SPEAKER (of House of Representatives),

penalty for neglect to affix, &c...

*189
to control Architect of Capitol respecting

on casks of distilled spirits for export to be
machinery, &c., for heating and

ten cents each....

31, 534
lighting, &c., House ....

.378, 601 for grape brandy to be affixed to packages
SPECIAL AGENTS,

before removed from distillery .. 296
in customs service, number and compen-

on packages of spirits filled on premises of
sation of

.244, 379
wholesale dealer..

244
in internal-revenue service, number to

penalty for affixing imitation, on packages
be employed

.379, 425
of distilled spirits....

132
to see that laws are enforced.

424 imported liquors to have internal-revenue,
in Post-Office Department, their number

affixed to packages.

439
and compensation...
359 forfeited if found without..

439
one only to be superintendent of railway

casks of, when filled on premises of whole-
mail service

359

sale dealer, to have special, affixed.. 439
for seal fisheries in Alaska

158, 234 on, to be effaced, &c., penalty for neglect.439,440
SP.JCIAL COUNSEL,

penalty, &c., for using, dealing in, &c.,
in prize cases

277
stamps on..

440
SPECIAL TAXES (internal revenue),

when spirits are sold for taxes and proof is
no special tax on sales of spirits by officers

so low that they are of less value
of courts, fiduciaries, retiring part-

than tas, same may be restamped 437
ners, &c., nor wholesale tax on sales

assessment of tax on tobacco, snuft, and
of entire stock by retailer ...

430

cigars removed without the use of... 443
rectifiers and dealers may purchase in

on cigarettes.

445
such case less than twenty gallons... 430 penalties for counterfeiting or fraudulently
rectifiers of less than 200 barrels a year to

using ...

437, 447
pay tax of $100..
430 for various other offenses relating to.

447
on retail liquor dealers

[132], 430

what is prima facie evidence of marking,
on wholesale dealers of spirits. [133], 430

restoring, &c

447
none on distillers .....

[132], 430 collectors to account for tax-paid, receive
on retail dealers in malt liquors. [133], 430

commission, &c..

. [435], 533
on wholesale dealers in malt liquors.... [133], 430 to make returns.

[4:6), 533
brewers not subject to dealers' tax... [133], 430 how charged with other.

[435], 534
rofund of certain taxes paid under repealed

how to collect pay, account, &c., for ex-
acts

431
port ...

534

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