Deportation of Certain Alien Seamen: Hearings...on S. 7

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U.S. Government Printing Office, 1932 - 40 pages

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Page 21 - ... of the said territories respectively; also to hire and occupy houses and warehouses for the purposes of their commerce, and, generally, the merchants and traders of each nation respectively shall enjoy the most complete protection and security for their commerce, but subject always to the laws and statutes of the two countries respectively.
Page 96 - Association, in the event of the same being wound up during the time that he is a Member, or within one year afterwards, for payment of the debts and liabilities of the Association contracted before the time at which he ceases to be a Member, and of the costs, charges, and expenses of winding up the same, and for the adjustment of the rights of the contributories amongst themselves...
Page 21 - The citizens or subjects of each of the high contracting parties shall have liberty to enter, travel and reside in the territories of the other to carry on trade, wholesale and retail, to own or lease and occupy houses, manufactories, warehouses and shops, to employ agents of their choice, to lease land for residential and commercial purposes, and generally to do anything incident to or necessary for trade upon the same terms as native citizens or subjects, submitting themselves to the laws and regulations...
Page 96 - Every member of the company undertakes to contribute to the assets of the company in the event of the same being wound up during the time that he is a member or within 1 year afterward for payment of the debts and liabilities of the company contracted before the time at which he ceases to be a member...
Page 92 - That in the judgment of Congress articles in treaties and conventions of the "United States, in so far as they provide for the arrest and imprisonment of officers and seamen deserting or charged, with desertion from merchant vessels of the United States in foreign countries, and...
Page 140 - No vessel shall be granted clearance pending the determination of the liability to the payment of such fine, or while the fine remains unpaid, except that clearance may be granted prior to the determination of such question upon the deposit of a sum sufficient to cover such fine, or of a bond with sufficient surety to secure the payment thereof approved by the collector of customs.
Page 96 - To transfer all or any part of the undertaking, assets, and liabilities of the company to any federation or association having objects altogether or in part similar to those of the company...
Page 16 - ... in transit from one part of the United States to another through foreign contiguous territory, (5) a bona fide alien seaman serving as such on a vessel arriving at a port of the United States and seeking to enter temporarily the United States solely in the pursuit of his calling as a seaman, and (6) an alien entitled to enter the United States solely to carry on trade under and in pursuance of the provisions of a present existing treaty of commerce and navigation.
Page 93 - Neither slavery nor involuntary servitude, except as punishment for crime whereof the party shall have been duly convicted, shall exist within the United States, or any place subject to their jurisdiction.
Page 95 - To purchase, take on lease or in exchange, hire or otherwise acquire, any real or personal property and any rights or privileges which the Company may think necessary or convenient for the purposes of its business and in particular any machinery, plant and stock-in-trade.