Settlement of Claims Against Foreign Governments: Hearings... on H.R. 4406...

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Page 4 - State, upon notice and hearing, for neglect of duty, or malfeasance in office, but for no other cause. Not later than six months after its organization, and every six months thereafter, the Commission shall make a report, through the Secretary of State,
Page 3 - Any vacancy that may occur in the membership of the Commission shall be filled in the same manner as in the case of an original appointment: Provided, That in the event of the death, resignation, absence, or disability of a member, the
Page 6 - is not over $1,000 and there is no qualified' executor or administrator, payment may be made to the person or persons found by the Comptroller General of the United States to be entitled thereto, without the necessity of compliance with the requirements of law with respect to the administration of estates; (2)
Page 6 - is made to the estate of a deceased person, and if there has been no administration of such person's estate, or if the administration of such person's estate has been terminated, payment may be made to the person or persons found by the Comptroller General of the United
Page 6 - in accordance with the award. Such payments, and applications for such payments, shall be made in accordance with such regulations as the Secretary of the Treasury may prescribe. (b) There shall be deducted from the amount of each payment made pursuant to subsection (c) of section 7, as reimbursement for the expenses incurred by the United States, an amount equal to
Page 3 - a bill to provide for the settlement of certain claims of the Government of the United States on its own behalf and on behalf of American nationals against foreign governments. The committee met, pursuant to call, in the Foreign Affairs Committee Room, United States Capitol,
Page 6 - in the case of any assignment of an award, or any part thereof, which is made in writing and duly acknowledged and filed, after s'uch award is certified to the Secretary of the Treasury, payment may, in the discretion of the Comptroller General of the United States, be
Page 6 - has been duly appointed by a court of competent jurisdiction in the United States and has not been discharged prior to the date of payment, payment shall be made to such receiver or trustee in accordance with the order of the court; (5)
Page 6 - be made to the assignee, as his interest may appear. (d) Whenever the Secretary of the Treasury, or the Comptroller General of the United States, as the case may be, shall find that any person is entitled to any such payment, such finding shall be an absolute bar to recovery by any other person against the United States,
Page 33 - do not include claims of individual nationals of the United States who did not possess such nationality at the time of the nationalization or other taking of their properties. The Government of Yugoslavia was persistent in its position that the United States could not properly espouse claims of persons who were not American citizens at

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