Official Register of the United States

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U.S. Government Printing Office, 1874
 

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Page 259 - That when any officer travels under orders, and is not furnished transportation by the Quartermaster's Department, or on a conveyance belonging to or chartered by the United States, or on any railroad on which the troops and supplies of the United States are entitled to be transported free of charge, he shall be allowed eight cents a mile, and no more, for each mile actually traveled under such order, distances to be calculated by the shortest usually traveled route...
Page ii - ... each head of a department, each member of the senate and house of representatives of the United States, one copy of such register ; and to the secretary of the senate, and clerk of the house of representatives...
Page ii - ... Congress, or by any department or officer of the government, with the compensation allowed to each, designating the department or officer causing the printing to be executed; and that said Register shall contain a correct statement of all allowances made by the Postmaster General within the...
Page ii - Representatives, shall be deposited in the Library of the United States, at the seat of government, to be delivered to members of Congress during any session, and to all other persons authorized by law to use the books in the...
Page ii - States of America, in Congress assembled, That once in two years, a register, containing correct lists of all the officers and agents, civil, military and naval, in the service of the United States, made up to the last day of September of each year in which a new Congress is to assemble, be compiled and printed under the direction of the Secretary for the department of state.
Page ii - Register, published by direction of a joint resolution passed on the twenty-seventh of April, one thousand eight hundred and sixteen, there shall be included a correct list, in the next Register, of all printers of the laws of the United States subsequent to the thirtieth of September, one thousand eight hundred and thirty-one, to the thirtieth of September, one thousand eight hundred and thirty-three, with the compensation allowed to each ; and of all printers within...
Page 259 - ... computing the service increase. Our Retired Officers. Officers of the line, medical and pay corps of the navy retired prior to the passage of the act approved March 3, 1899, continue to receive the same pay on the retired list that they received before the passage of said act. Those retired subsequently receive 75 per cent, of pay (salary and increase) of their rank. The monthly commutation allowance for quarters of the admiral of the navy is fixed by the law at $125.
Page 198 - Regis River, New York, to include Grassy Island light-house, Detroit River, Michigan, and embraces all the aids to navigation on the American shores of Lake Erie, Lake Ontario, and river Saint Lawrence.
Page 22 - Memorandum of an arbitration for the settlement of the claims of citizens of the United States, or of their heirs, against the Government of Spain for wrongs and injuries committed against their persons and property, or against the persons and property of citizens of whom the said heirs are the legal representatives...
Page ii - Ail biennial registers, under the said resolution of April twenty-seventh, one thousand eight hundred and sixteen, shall hereafter be compiled and published conformably to the principles therein and hereby established.

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