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Proclamation 372—Postponing Enforcement of the "Act to Adopt Regulations for Presenting Collisions at Sea"

February 25, 1895


By the President of the United States of America

A Proclamation

Whereas an act of Congress entitled "An act to postpone the enforcement of the act of August 19, 1890, entitled "An act to adopt regulations for preventing collisions at sea," was approved February 23, 1895:

Now, therefore, I, Grover Cleveland, President of the United States of America, do hereby give notice that said act of August 19, 1890, as amended by the act of May 28, 1894, will not go into force on March 1, 1895, the date fixed in my proclamation of July 13, 1894, but on such future date as may be designated in a proclamation of the President to be issued for that purpose.

In testimony whereof I have hereunto set my hand and caused the seal of the United States of America to be affixed.

Done at the city of Washington, this 25th day of February, 1895, and of the Independence of the United States the one hundred and nineteenth.

GROVER CLEVELAND.

By the President:

W. Q. GRESHAM, Secretary of State.

Grover Cleveland, Proclamation 372—Postponing Enforcement of the "Act to Adopt Regulations for Presenting Collisions at Sea" Online by Gerhard Peters and John T. Woolley, The American Presidency Project https://www.presidency.ucsb.edu/node/206401

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