Army and Navy Pension Laws, and Bounty Land Laws of the United States: Including Sundry Resolutions of Congress, from 1776 to 1854 Inclusive : Executed at the Department of the Interior. With an Appendix, Containing the Opinions of Attorneys General of the United States, with the Decisions, Rules, and Regulations, Adopted by Different Secretaries, Relative to the Execution of Those Laws
Lucas Bros., 1854 - Bounties, Military - 846 pages
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Page 739 - States, as may be by law required of him; to make report, and give information to either branch of the legislature, in person or in writing (as he may be required) , respecting all matters referred to him by the Senate or House of Representatives, or which shall appertain to his office; and generally to perform all such services relative to the finances, as he shall be directed to perform.
Page 721 - that the laws of the several States, except where the constitution, treaties, or statutes of the United States shall otherwise require or provide, shall be regarded as rules of decision in trials at common law in the courts of the United States, in cases where they apply.
Page 211 - Be it enacted by the Senate and Souse of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That this Act may be cited as the "Arms Control and Disarmament Act Amendments in 1975".
Page 256 - Congress concerning the commercial intercourse between the United States and Great Britain and France and their dependencies...
Page 128 - An Act to provide for certain persons engaged in the land and naval service of the United States, in the Revolutionary war...
Page 278 - That the proper accounting officers of the Treasury be, and they are hereby, authorized and directed to examine into, ascertain, and determine the value of the private property belonging to officers and enlisted men in the military service of the United States which has been, or may hereafter be, lost or destroyed in the military service under the following circumstances: First.
Page 224 - An act making appropriations for the payment of revolutionary and other pensions of the United States, for the year ending the thirtieth June, one thousand eight hundred and forty-eight 1.
Page 777 - ... assignable, by deed or instrument of writing, made and executed after the taking effect of this act according to such form and pursuant to such regulations as may be prescribed by the Commissioner of the General Land Office, so as to vest the assignee with all the rights of the original owners of the warrant or location...
Page 67 - An act to provide for persons who were disabled by known wounds received in the revolutionary war...