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War and National Defense, 50 U.S.C. App. § 9, Trading With the Enemy Act of 1917
Trading With the Enemy Act of 1917, 50 U.S.C. app. § 9 (2007)
Trading with the Enemy Act of 1917, 50 U.S.C. App. § 9, creates an exception for persons, who are not enemies or allies of enemies of the United States, to make claims for recovery of property vested in an Alien Property Custodian or the Treasurer of the United States under the authority of the Trading with the Enemy Act.
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