CONGRESS: The Legislative Week Mar. 2, 1925

The Senate:

¶ Passed a bill for the incorporation of the American Bar Association. (Went to House.)

¶ Adopted a joint resolution creating a commission to codify and re- vise Federal statutes. (Went to House.)

¶ Ratified a treaty with Finland for the extradition of criminals.

¶ Passed the Legislative Establishment supply bill with an amendment increasing the salaries of Senators and Representatives from $7,500 to $10,000 a year (see below). (Returned to House.)

¶ Passed the Appropriation Bill for the District of Columbia carrying $32,000,000. (Went to Conference.)

¶ Confirmed the nomination of William M....

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