The United States Customs Guide: Being a Compilation of the Laws Relating to the Registry, Enrollment, and Licensing of Vessels; Entry and Clearance in the Foreign and Coasting Trade; Navigation; Commercial Intercourse; Seamen in the Merchant Service; the Entry of Merchandise for Consumption and for Warehousing; with a Table of Duties Payable, Arranged Alphabetically ... with Copious Extracts from the Regulations of the Treasury Department. To which are Added a Schedule of Fees Payable at the Custom Houses, and Tables of Foreign Weights, Measures, and Moneys Reduced to Federal Standards

Richard Salter Storrs Andros
T.R. Marvin, 1859 - 316 páginas

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Página 266 - States, or transfer or place under foreign registry or flag, any vessel or any interest therein owned in whole or in part by a citizen of the United States...
Página 76 - President is hereby authorized to issue his proclamation declaring that the foreign discriminating duties of tonnage and impost within the United States are, and shall be, suspended and discontinued, so far as respects the vessels of the said foreign nation, and the produce, manufactures, and merchandise imported into the United States...
Página 55 - No bill of sale, mortgage, hypothecation, or conveyance of any vessel, or part of any vessel, of the United States, shall be valid against any person other than the grantor or mortgagor, his heirs and devisees, and persons having actual notice thereof, unless such bill of sale, mortgage, hypothecation, or conveyance is recorded in the office of the collector of the customs where such vessel is registered or enrolled.
Página 285 - An act to provide for the better security of the lives of passengers on board of vessels propelled in whole or in part by steam...
Página 73 - That no goods, wares, or merchandise, unless in cases provided for by treaty, shall be imported into the United States from any foreign port or place, except in vessels of the United States, or in such foreign vessels as truly and wholly belong to the citizens or subjects of that country of which the goods are the growth, production, or manufacture, or from which such goods, wares, or merchandise can only be, or most usually are, first shipped for transportation.
Página 166 - Act as chargeable with duty, shall pay the same rate of duty which is levied on the enumerated article which it most resembles in any of the particulars before mentioned ; and if any nonenumerated article equally resembles two or more enumerated articles on which different...
Página 164 - Coffee and tea, when imported direct from the place of their growth or production in American vessels, or in foreign vessels entitled by reciprocal treaties to be exempt from discriminating duties, tonnage, and other charges. Coffee, the growth or production of the possessions of the Netherlands, imported from the Netherlands in the same manner.
Página 107 - That it shall be lawful for the owner, consignee, or agent, of imports which have been actually purchased, on entry of the same, to make such addition in the entry to the cost or value given in the invoice...
Página 97 - ... the port of arrival, where the same is different from the port from which the vessel originally sailed, to transmit a copy of the list so reported to him to the collector of the port from which such vessel originally sailed.
Página 28 - ... in respect to which the same shall have been made, or of the value thereof, to be recovered, with costs of suit, of the person by whom such oath or affirmation shall have been made...

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