Hawaii The Admission Act § 14. Judicial and criminal code provisions

Effective upon the admission of the State of Hawaii into the Union--

(a)  title 28, United States Code, section 1252 , is amended by striking out “Hawaii and” from the clause relating to courts of record;

(b)  title 28, United States Code, section 1293 , is amended by striking out the words “First and Ninth Circuits” and by inserting in lieu thereof “First Circuit”, and by striking out the words, “supreme courts of Puerto Rico and Hawaii, respectively” and inserting in lieu thereof, “supreme court of Puerto Rico”;

(c)  title 28, United States Code, section 1294 , as amended, is further amended by striking out paragraph (4) thereof and by renumbering paragraphs (5) and (6) accordingly;

(d) the first paragraph of section 373 of title 28, United States Code , as amended, is further amended by striking out the words “United States District Courts for the districts of Hawaii or Puerto Rico,” and inserting in lieu thereof the words “United States District Court for the District of Puerto Rico,”;  and by striking out the words “and any justice of the Supreme Court of the Territory of Hawaii”:  Provided, That the amendments made by this subsection shall not affect the rights of any judge or justice who may have retired before the effective date of this subsection:  And provided further, That service as a judge of the District Court for the Territory of Hawaii or as a judge of the United States District Court for the District of Hawaii or as a justice of the Supreme Court of the Territory of Hawaii or as a judge of the circuit courts of the Territory of Hawaii shall be included in computing under section 371 , 372 , or 373 of title 28, United States Code , the aggregate years of judicial service of any person who is in office as a district judge for the District of Hawaii on the date of enactment of this Act;

(e) section 92 of the Act of April 30, 1900 (ch. 339, 31 Stat. 159), as amended, and the Act of May 29, 1928 (ch. 904, 45 Stat. 997), as amended, are repealed;

(f) section 86 of the Act approved April 30, 1900 (ch. 339, 31 Stat. 158), as amended, is repealed;

(g)  section 3771 of title 18, United States Code , as heretofore amended, is further amended by striking out from the first paragraph of such section the words “Supreme Courts of Hawaii and Puerto Rico” and inserting in lieu thereof the words “Supreme Court of Puerto Rico”;

(h)  section 3772 of title 18, United States Code , as heretofore amended, is further amended by striking out from the first paragraph of such section the words “Supreme Courts of Hawaii and Puerto Rico” and inserting in lieu thereof the words “Supreme Court of Puerto Rico”;

(i)  section 91 of title 28, United States Code , as heretofore amended, is further amended by inserting after “Kure Island” and before “Baker Island” the words “Palmyra Island,”;  and

(j) the Act of June 15, 1950 (64 Stat. 217;   48 U.S.C., § 644a ), is amended by inserting after “Kure Island” and before “Baker Island” the words “Palmyra Island,”.

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