Reports (Google eBook)

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U.S. Government Printing Office, 1916 - Railroads
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Page 31 - States is hereby granted to any railroad com to ran- pany duly organized under the laws of any State or Territory, except the District of Columbia, or by the Congress of the United States, which shall have filed with the Secretary of the Interior a copy of its articles of incorporation, and due proofs of its organization under the same, to the extent of one hundred feet on each side of the central line of said road...
Page 183 - An Act to authorize the President of the United States to locate, construct, and operate railroads in the Territory of Alaska and for other purposes," approved March 12, 1914 (38 Stat.
Page 86 - President, full and complete reports of all their actings and doings and of all moneys received and expended in the construction of said work and in the performance of their duties in connection therewith, which said reports shall be by the President transmitted to Congress.
Page 9 - ... to employ such officers, agents, or agencies, in his discretion, as may be necessary to enable him to carry out the purposes of this act; to authorize and require such officers, agents, or agencies to perform any or all of the duties imposed upon him by the terms of this act...
Page 206 - Government shall be admitted to any share or part of this contract or agreement, or to any benefit to arise thereupon.
Page 85 - President is hereby authorized and empowered to employ such officers, agents, or agencies as may in his discretion be necessary to enable him to carry out the purposes herein specified, and to authorize and require such officers, agents, or agencies to perform any and all of the duties imposed upon him by the provisions hereof.
Page 86 - That all moneys derived from the lease, sale, or disposal of any of the public lands, including townsites, in Alaska, or the coal or mineral therein contained, or the timber thereon, and the earnings of said railroad or railroads, together with the earnings of the telegraph and telephone lines constructed under this act, above maintenance charges and operating expenses, shall be paid into the Treasury of the United States as other miscellaneous receipts are paid, and a separate account thereof shall...
Page 9 - That it is the intent and purpose of Congress through this act to authorize and empower the President of the United States, and he is hereby fully authorized and empowered, through such officers, agents, or agencies as he may appoint or employ, to do all necessary acts and things in addition to those specially authorized in this act to enable him to accomplish the purposes and objects of this act.
Page 148 - The following table of passenger movement for six years indicates the travel by regularly established routes to and from the District and the Yukon Territory. Tourists and cannery employees bound for remote places are not Included. The Eagle and Dawson movement shows the local frontier travel, which must not be considered with the general account, as the greater number of these passengers arrived at or departed from Ketchikan or St.
Page 192 - An Act granting to certain employees of the United States the right to receive from it compensation for injuries sustained in the course of their employment...

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