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The DC Code: § 38-2302 Transfer of real estate.

Index38 Educational Institutions. (Refs & Annos)

The title to all that parcel of land lying between the west boundary of West Virginia Avenue, as said avenue was laid on July 1, 1916, with a width of 66 feet, and the east boundary of the grounds of Gallaudet University, said parcel of land fronting on Florida Avenue about ten and one-half feet and containing one-tenth of an acre, more or less, and being formerly part of the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad right-of-way, shall be vested in Gallaudet University, United States of America, trustee, and the Secretary of the Interior is authorized and directed to issue a patent for the said parcel of land to the said Gallaudet College.

Historical and Statutory

Prior Codifications 1981 Ed., § 31-1802. 1973 Ed., § 31-1021. References in Text "Gallaudet University" was substituted for "Gallaudet College" pursuant to § 38-2401.01. "Gallaudet College" had previously been substituted for "the Columbia Institution for the Deaf" throughout this section, pursuant to former § 38-2305. Miscellaneous Notes Adjustment of boundaries: See Act of August 3, 1939, 53 Stat. 1179, ch. 414, §§ 1 to 3. DC CODE § 38-2302 Current through December 11, 2012


(July 1, 1916, 39 Stat. 310, ch. 209.)