Hearings Before House Committee of the Committee on Appropriations ...

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U.S. Government Printing Office, 1900 - United States - 217 pages
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Page 169 - That any person aggrieved by the action or decision of the auditor In the settlement of his account or claim may, within one year, take an appeal In writing to the...
Page 170 - I do hereby order and direct that the following tariff and duties shall be levied and collected in all ports and places in the island of Cuba and all islands in the West Indies west of the seventy-fourth degree west longitude, evacuated by Spain...
Page 165 - And warrants drawn for the transfer of moneys from one fund to another shall be denominated "transfer warrants," and shall be numbered consecutively, in a separate series, The title or name of the fund or head of account from which each warrant is payable must be stated thereon, and the official seal of the auditor impressed thereon. All receipts issued by the treasurer for moneys paid to him shall be in duplicate, and shall be countersigned by the auditor, unless some error therein shall be found,...
Page 163 - Commander in Chief of the Army and Navy of the United States, I hereby order and direct that during the maintenance of the military government by the United States in the Island of...
Page 170 - General fail to sustain the action of the auditor, he shall forthwith transmit his grounds of disapproval to the Secretary of War, together with the appeal and the papers necessary to a proper understanding of the matter. The decision of the Secretary of War In such case shall be final and conclusive.
Page 130 - June, under the direction of the officer In charge of public buildings and grounds, of all the public property In and belonging to the Executive Mansion, showing when purchased.
Page 166 - Accounts of disbursement shall be rendered monthly and transmitted to the Auditor within ten days after the expiration of the month to which they pertain, by the officers and agents authorized to make disbursements, in which such officers or agents shall charge themselves with all moneys advanced to them, respectively, by the Treasurer, and take credit for the disbursements made by them, supported by proper vouchers. An abstract of the disbursements, accompanied by the vouchers therefor, consecutively...
Page 164 - Warrants drawn for the payment of balances due on accounts settled and certified by the auditor shall be denominated "settlement warrants," and shall be numbered consecutively, in a separate sÚries.
Page 166 - All revenue accounts shall be rendered and kept separately under the appropriate funds or heads of account to which they respectively pertain ; that is, all revenues arising in the department of customs shall be entered and accounted for under the head of " Customs receipts ;" those arising in the department of post-offices under the head of " Postal receipts ;" all revenues derived from internal taxes and duties, as distinct from customs receipts and postal receipts, shall be entered and accounted...
Page 166 - All moneys received on account of the department of customs shall be credited to the account of customs receipts; all moneys received from the department of post-offices shall be credited to the account of postal receipts; all moneys received from internal taxes and duties, as distinct from customs receipts and postal receipts, shall be credited to the account of internal-revenue receipts; and all moneys received from other sources shall be credited to the account of miscellaneous receipts.

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