Annual Report of the Commissioner of Navigation to the Secretary of Commerce for the Fiscal Year Ended ...

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U.S. Government Printing Office, 1921 - Shipping
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Page 76 - An Act to provide revenue, equalize duties, and encourage the industries of the United States, and for other purposes.
Page 76 - Is hereby imposed at each entry on all vessels which shall be entered in any port of the United States from any foreign port or place in North America, Central America, the West india Islands, the Bahama Islands, the Bermuda Islands, or the coast of South America bordering on the Caribbean Sea, or Newfoundland, and a duty of six cents per ton, not to exceed thirty cents per ton per annum, is hereby imposed at each entry on all vessels which shall be entered in any port of the United States from any...
Page 76 - ... any port of the United States from any foreign port or place in North America, Central America, the West India Islands, the Bahama Islands, the Bermuda Islands, or the coast of South America Iwrdering on the Caribbean Sea, or the Sandwich Islands, or Newfoundland...
Page 160 - The decrease of tonnage in this year arises principally from the registered tonnage having been corrected by striking off all vessels the registers of which were granted prior to 1815, which were supposed by the collectors to have been lost at sea, captured, etc.— Joseph Nourse, Register of the Treasury (American State Papers, Vol.
Page 76 - Section forty-two hundred and thirty-two of the Revised Statutes, and sections eleven and twelve of chapter four hundred and twentyone of the laws of eighteen hundred and eighty-six, approved June nineteenth, eighteen hundred and eighty-six, and so much of section forty-two hundred and nineteen of the Revised Statutes as conflicts with this section, are hereby repealed.
Page 76 - Vessels entering otherwise than b; sea from a foreign port at which tonnage or lighthouse dues or other equivalent tax or taxes are not Imposed on vessels of the United States shall be exempt from the tonnage duty of 2 cents per ton, not to exceed in the aggregate 10 cents per ton in any one year.
Page 76 - ... is hereby imposed at each entry on all vessels which shall be entered in any port of the United States from any foreign port or place in North America, Central America, the West India Islands, the Bahama Islands, the Bermuda Islands, or the coast of South America bordering on the Caribbean Sea, or Newfoundland. " 'And a duty of six cents per ton, not to exceed thirty cents per ton per annum...
Page 73 - An entry shall be made in the engine room log book every time an assistant engineer is required to perform overtime service, covering kind of work, reason for same, and time started and finished.
Page 76 - This section shall not be construed to amend or repeal section twenty -seven hundred and ninety-two of the Revised Statutes as amended by section one of chapter two hundred and twelve of the laws of nineteen hundred and eight, approved May twenty-eighth, nineteen hundred and eight, or section five of the said chapter two hundred and twelve of the laws of nineteen hundred and eight, or section twentyseven hundred and ninety-three of the Revised Statutes. " Section forty-two hundred and thirty-two...
Page 39 - First. For desertion, by forfeiture of all or any part of the clothes or effects he leaves on board and of all or any part of the wages or emoluments which he has then earned.

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