An act to limit the effect of the regulations of commerce between the sev eral States and with foreign countries in certain cases.
Be it enacted . . ., That all fermented, distilled, or other intoxicating liquors or liquids transported into any State or Territory or remaining therein for use, consumption, sale or storage therein, shall upon arrival in such State or Territory be subject to the operation and effect of the laws of such State or Territory enacted in the exercise of its police powers, to the same extent and in the same manner as though such liquids or liquors had been produced in such State or Territory, and shall not be exempt therefrom by reason of being introduced therein in original packages or otherwise.
APPROVED, August 8, 1890.
September 18, 1890
A BILL to amend certain sections of the Revised Statutes relating to the transmission of lottery matter by mail was reported in the House, July 28, 1890, by John A. Caldwell of Ohio, from the Committee on Post Offices and Post Roads, in place of sundry bills on the same subject previously referred to the committee. The bill was taken up August 16, amended, and passed. The bill was reported without amendment in the Senate September 2, and passed that body on the 16th. An act of March 2, 1895, extended the prohibition to lottery matter originating abroad.
REFERENCES . -- Text in U.S. Statutes at Large, XXVI, 465, 466. For the proceedings see the House and Senate Journals, 51st Cong., 1st Sess., and the Cong. Record. There was no debate in the Senate. See also House Report 2844 and Senate Report 1677.
An act to amend certain sections of the Revised Statutes relating to lot-
teries, and for other purposes.
Be it enacted . . ., That section thirty-eight hundred and ninety-four of the Revised Statutes be, and the same is hereby, amended to read as follows: