War Injury and Death Benefits for Civilians: Hearings Before a Subcommittee of the Committee of Finance, United States Senate, Seventy-eighth Congress, First Session, on S. 450, a Bill to Provide Benefits for the Injury, Disability, Death, Or Enemy Detention of Civilians, and for the Prevention and Relief of Civilian Distress Arising Out of the Present War, and for Other Purposes. March 12 and 15, 1943

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Page 111 - (3) To carry arms openly; and (4) To conduct their operations in accordance with the laws and customs of war. Article 3 of the Hague regulations says: The armed forces of the belligerent parties may consist of combatants and noncombatants. In the case of capture by the enemy both have the right to be treated as prisoners of war.
Page 11 - questions of law and fact and not subject to review by any other official of the United States or by any court by mandamus or otherwise, and the Comptroller General is authorized and directed to allow credit in the accounts of any certifying or disbursing officer for payments in accordance with such action. DETERMINATION OF DEATH
Page 105 - To conduct their operations in accordance with the laws and usages of war. In countries where militia or volunteer corps constitute the army, or form part of it, they are included under the denomination 'army
Page 31 - action of the enemy," as it does in section 2 of title III, where it says, "action of the enemy, including rebellion or insurrection against the United States or any of its allies," that means, of course, damage in actual war, whether by bomb, shell, or something else, airplane or anything else.
Page 111 - The armed forces of the belligerent parties may consist of combatants and noncombatants. In the case of capture by the enemy both have the right to be treated as prisoners of war.
Page 129 - All planning has been closely related to the operations of the Office of Civilian Defense. Relationships between the planning of these agencies and the American Red Cross have been developed in accordance with national agreements reached by the Office of Defense, Health, and Welfare Services, and the Office of Civilian Defense and the American Red Cross.
Page 18 - more individuals of the same family of the total amounts payable to such individuals. (f) The Administrator is directed to make findings of fact, and decisions as to the rights of any individual applying for any benefit under title I. He is
Page 8 - In the course of any hearing, investigation, or other proceedings, he may administer oaths and affirmations, examine witnesses, and receive evidence. Evidence may be received at any such hearing even though inadmissible under rules of evidence applicable to court procedure. (g)
Page 22 - course of any hearing, investigation, or other proceedings, he may administer oaths and affirmations, examine witnesses, and receive evidence. Evidence may be received at any such hearing even though inadmissible under rules of evidence applicable to court procedure. (g)

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