48 U.S.C. § 1544 : US Code - Section 1544: Reports by Governor; jurisdiction of Secretary of the Interior; exceptions

      All reports required by law to be made by the Governor to any
    official of the United States shall hereafter be made to the
    Secretary of the Interior, and the President is authorized to place
    all matters pertaining to the government of the Virgin Islands
    under the jurisdiction of the Secretary of the Interior, except
    matters relating to the judicial branch of said government which on
    July 22, 1954 are under the supervision of the Director of the
    Administrative Office of the United States Courts, and the matters
    relating to the United States Attorney and the United States
    Marshal which on July 22, 1954 are under the supervision of the
    Attorney General.