Acts of Congress, Treaties, Proclamations, and Decisions of the Supreme Court of the United States, and Opinions of the Attorney General Relating to Noncontiguous Territory, Cuba and Santo Domingo, and to Military Affairs ...
U.S. Government Printing Office, 1912 - 726 páginas
36 Stat Act Making appropriations amended America in Congress appropriations to supply approved Army cents per pound cents per square centum ad valorem CHAP claims clerk Congress assembled Cuba Department district court District of Alaska dutiable eighteen hundred enacted ending June thirtieth entitled An Act exceeding expenses February 23 fiscal year ending fiscal year nineteen five hundred dollars following sums Guam Harbor Hawaii House of Representatives hundred and eleven hundred and twelve June 25 lands lien manufacture ment merchandise military Navy nine hundred nineteen hundred officers otherwise appropriated otherwise provided payment person Philippine Islands Porto Rico priations Pribilof Islands Proviso Public purposes ratification regulations repair sand dollars Secretary Secretary of War Senate and House SIXTY-FIRST CONGRESS specially provided square yard supply urgent Territory Territory of Hawaii thereof thousand five hundred tion transportation Treasury not otherwise twenty-five per centum United
Página 483 - All claims founded upon the Constitution of the United States or any law of Congress, except for pensions, or upon any regulation of an Executive Department, or upon any contract, expressed or implied, with the Government of the United States, or for damages, liquidated or unliquidated, in cases not sounding in tort, in respect of which claims the party would be entitled to redress against the United States either in a court of law, equity, or admiralty if the United States were suable...
Página 411 - That upon application to the Commission appointed under the provisions of this act, such common carrier may, in special cases, after investigation by the Commission, be authorized to charge less for longer than for shorter distances for the transportation of passengers or property ; and the Commission may from time to time prescribe the extent to which such designated common carrier may be relieved from the operation of this section of this act.
Página 389 - misbranded," as used herein, shall apply to all drugs, or articles of food, or articles which enter into the composition of food, the package or label of which shall bear any statement, design, or device regarding such article, or the ingredients or substances contained therein which shall be false or misleading in any particular...
Página 355 - ... but the repeal of existing laws or modifications thereof embraced in this act shall not affect any act done, or any right accruing or accrued, or any suit or proceeding had or commenced in any civil cause, before the said repeal or modifications ; but all rights and liabilities under said laws shall continue and may be enforced in the same manner as if said repeal or modifications had not been made...
Página 384 - Columbia or any of the states or territories and any foreign nation or nations, shall be liable in damages to any person suffering injury while he is employed by such carrier in such commerce, or, in case of the death of such employee, to his or her personal representative, for the benefit of the surviving widow or husband and children of such employee; and, if none, then of such employee's parents, and, if none, then of the next of kin dependent upon such employee...
Página 515 - I do solemnly swear that I will administer justice without respect to persons, and do equal right to the poor and to the rich; and that I will faithfully and impartially discharge all the duties incumbent on me as , according to the best of my abilities and understanding, agreeably to the constitution and laws of the United States.
Página 407 - Provided, however, That the provisions of this act shall not apply to the transportation of passengers or property, or to the receiving, delivering, storage or handling of property wholly within one state and not shipped to or from a foreign country from or to any state or territory as aforesaid...
Página 408 - All charges made for any service rendered or to be rendered in the transportation of passengers or property or in the transmission of intelligence by wire or wireless as aforesaid, or in connection therewith, shall be just and reasonable, and every unjust and unreasonable charge for such service or any part thereof is prohibited and declared to be unlawful...
Página 320 - In good faith for the use and by order of any society or institution incorporated or established solely for religious philosophical, educational, scientific, or literary purposes, or for the encouragement of the fine arts...
Página 461 - And when in any suit mentioned in this section there shall be a controversy which is wholly between citizens of different states, and which can be fully determined as between them. then either one or more of the defendants actually interested in such controversy may remove said suit into the circuit court of the United States for the proper district.