Selective Service Regulations Prescribed by the President: Under the Authority Vested in Him by the Terms of the Selective Service Law (act of Congress Approved May 18, 1917)

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U.S. Government Printing Office, 1917 - Draft - 254 pages
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Page 229 - ... to give evidence touching the matter in question; and any failure to obey such order of the court may be punished by such court as a contempt thereof.
Page 229 - SEC. 15. That for the purposes of this Act, the director, commissioners, and deputy commissioners shall have power to issue subpoenas for and compel the attendance of witnesses within a radius of one hundred miles, to require the production of books, papers, documents, and other evidence, to administer oaths and to examine witnesses upon any matter within the jurisdiction of the bureau. The director may obtain such information and such reports from officials and employees of the departments of the...
Page 228 - The director shall adopt reasonable and proper rules to govern the procedure of the divisions and to regulate and provide for the nature and extent of the proofs and evidence and the method of taking and furnishing the same...
Page 228 - An Act to authorize the establishment of a Bureau of War Risk Insurance in the Treasury Department...
Page 114 - ... 4. When the service embraces two or more months or parts of months, but one fraction will be made, thus : From September 21 to November 25, inclusive, will be calculated...
Page 3 - ... act may be prosecuted and punished in the same manner and with the same effect as if this act had not been passed.
Page xi - An Act to authorize the President to increase temporarily the Military Establishment of the United States...
Page 236 - III, the United States, upon application to the bureau and without medical examination, shall grant insurance against the death or total permanent disability of any such person in any multiple of $500, and not less than $1,000 or more than $10,000, upon the payment of the premiums as hereinafter provided.
Page 235 - An Act to provide compensation for employees of the United States suffering injuries while in the performance of their duties, and for other purposes", approved September 7, 1916, as amended, shall extend to persons given employment under the provisions of this Act.
Page 226 - Act, or the rules or regulations made or directions given thereunder, who shall knowingly fail or neglect to perform such duty, and any person charged with such duty, or having and exercising any authority under said...

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