Report of the United States Philippine Commission to the Secretary of War ... (Google eBook)

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U.S. Government Printing Office, 1916 - Philippines
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Page 57 - On this day of , 19 before me, a Notary Public, personally appeared and his wife, to me known to be the persons described in and who executed the foregoing instrument, and acknowledged that they executed the same as their free act and deed. In Testimony Whereof, I have hereunto set my hand and affixed my official seal at my office in the day and year last above written. Notary Public in and for said County and State.
Page 17 - An act providing a Code of Procedure in Civil Actions and Special Proceedings in the Philippine Islands...
Page 288 - The United States will not sell the island of Jolo or any other island of the Jolo Archipelago to any foreign nation without the consent of the Sultan of Jolo.
Page 14 - SECTION 1. There is hereby appropriated, out of any funds in the insular...
Page 297 - ARTICLE I. The sovereignty of the United States over the whole archipelago of Jolo and its dependencies is declared and acknowledged.
Page 242 - Philippine postal savings bank act," as amended, by providing for an increase from twenty-five to forty per cent of the amount available for Investment of the total deposits in the postal savings bank. No. 2451. * * * amending paragraph eight of section twelve of act numbered Eleven hundred and forty-eight by providing that all timber cut In public forests shall be measured In the round, and specifically authorizing a reasonable deduction for certain natural defects, except as herein otherwise provided....
Page 296 - The Sultan of Sulu and his adherents and people of the Mohammedan faith shall have the same religious freedom had by the adherents of all other religious creeds, the practice of which is not in violation of the basic principles of the laws of the United States of America.
Page 16 - An act providing for the filing with the division of archives, patents, copyrights, and trade-marks of the executive bureau...
Page 297 - ... the residence of His Highness the Sultan, unless military necessity requires such occupation in case of war with a foreign power; and where the property of individuals is taken, due compensation will be made in each case. Any person can purchase land in the archipelago of Jolo...
Page 242 - Islands. right of an owner of property In the Philippine Islands to apply for and obtain for himself policies In foreign companies. In cases where said owner does not make use of the services of any agent, company, ' or corporation residing or doing business in the Philippine Islands.

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