President Coolidge in his annual and special messages to the Sixty Eighth Congress made fifty recommendations for action by the Congress on general legislation. The action taken on all recommendations is set out in the body of this report. Only the major measures are touched upon in the opening summary.
Legislation EnactedBills dealing with the following subjects, upon which action was asked by the President, were enacted into law during the Congress.
|Tax revision||Foreign debt funding|
|Immigration restriction||Veteran hospitalization|
|Readjustment of freight rates||River and harbor improvements|
|Navy modernization||Good Roads|
|Reform of judicial procedure||Reforestation|
|Federal prison reform||Oil pollution of coastal waters|
|Foreign Service reorganization||Alaskan Fisheries|