To Amend and Modify the War Risk Insurance Act: Hearings Before the Committee on Interstate and Foreign Commerce, House of Representatives, Sixty-seventh Congress, Fourth Session, on H.R. 14003. January 26, 27, 30, and 31, February 1, 2, 9, and 13, 1923

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Page 148 - ... shall be payable to such person or persons within the permitted class of beneficiaries as would under the laws of the State of the residence of the insured be entitled to his personal property in case of intestacy.
Page 91 - Any person who between the 6th day of April, 1917, and the llth day of November, 1918, 'applied for enlistment or enrollment in the military or naval forces, and who was accepted provisionally and directed or ordered to a camp, post, station, or other place for final acceptance into such service, shall be deemed to have the same status as an inducted man not yet accepted and enrolled...
Page 2 - SEC. 29. That the discharge or dismissal of any person from the military or naval forces on the ground that he is an enemy alien, conscientious objector, or a deserter, or as guilty of mutiny, treason, spying, or any offense involving moral turpitude, or willful and persistent misconduct...
Page 89 - Provided, That for the purposes of this section said officer, enlisted man, or other member shall be held and taken to have been in sound condition when examined, accepted, and enrolled for service...
Page 14 - ... terms of the policy : Provided further, That where any soldier has heretofore allowed his insurance to lapse, while suffering from wounds or disease suffered or contracted in line of service, and was at the time he allowed his...
Page 22 - Regulations shall provide for the right to convert into ordinary life, twenty payment life, endowment maturing at age sixty-two and into other usual forms of insurance and shall prescribe the time and method of payment of the premiums thereon, but payments of premiums in advance shall not be required for periods of more than one month each and may be deducted from the pay or deposit of the insured or be otherwise made at his election.
Page 116 - Provided further, That where any soldier has heretofore allowed his insurance to lapse, while suffering from wounds or disease suffered or contracted in line of service, and was at the time he allowed his insurance to lapse entitled to compensation on account thereof in a sum equal to or in excess of the amount due from him in premiums on his said insurance, and dies or has died from said wounds or disease...
Page 42 - The ratings shall be based, as far as practicable, upon the average impairments of earning capacity resulting from such injuries In civil occupations and not upon the impairment in earning capacity in each individual case...
Page 80 - The discharge or dismissal of any person from the military or naval forces on the ground that he is guilty of mutiny, treason, spying, or any offense involving moral turpitude, or willful and persistent misconduct, of which he has been found guilty by a court-martial...
Page 96 - Mr. Chairman and members of the committee, I am glad to have an opportunity of presenting certain cases which in my estimation are about as pitiful as anything in connection with rehabilitation legislation.

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