Federal Departmental Organization and Practice: The Executive Departments, Bureaus and Independent Establishments of the United States Government

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Vernon Law Book Company, 1925 - Administrative agencies - 1027 pages
 

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Contents

United States Employment Service
540
PART XII
551
General Accounting Office
553
Interstate Commerce Commission
566
Civil Service Commission
600
Federal Reserve Board
619
Board of Tax Appeals
624
War Finance Corporation
638
Alien Property Custodian
641
United States Tariff Commission
646
Employees Compensation Commission 61 En
653
Panama Canal
661
Board of Road Commissioners for Alaska
663
Board of Surveys and Maps of the Federal Government
667
The Federal Power Commission
670
Federal Narcotics Control Board 67
677
United States Shipping Board
682
Uuited States Shipping Board Emergency Fleet Corporation
705
National Screw Thread Commission
709
United States Bureau of Efficiency
712
Federal Board for Vocational Education
716
Smithsonian Institution
722
The Commission of Fine Arts
730
Chapter Page 75 Personnel Classification Board
734
United States Council of National Defense
735
National Advisory Committee for Aeronautics
736
National Home for Disabled Volunteer Soldiers
738
Federal Trade Commission
741
United States Railroad Labor Board
765
United States Veterans Bureau
771
Miscellaneous Establishments
783
PART XIII
787
PanAmerican Union
789
United States Section of the InterAmerican High Commission
794
American British Claims Arbitration
797
Mixed Claims Commission United States and Germany
798
General Claims Commission United States and Mexico
799
Special Claims Commission United States and Mexico
808
International Joint Commission
813
International Boundary Commission United States Alaska and Canada
820
International Boundary Commission United States and Mexico
822
PART XIV
825
Joint Committee on Printing
827
PART XV
841
COURT OF CLAIMS
865
INDEX Page 897
897
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Page 545 - ... the costs and expenses of such prosecution shall be paid out of the appropriation for the expenses of the courts of the United States...
Page 545 - Such attendance of witnesses and the production of such documentary evidence, may be required from any place in the United States, at any designated place of hearing.
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Page 545 - ... the commission is hereby authorized and required to execute and enforce the provisions of this act...
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Page 545 - Act, and shall keep itself informed as to the manner and method in which the same is conducted, and shall have the right to obtain from such common carriers full and complete information necessary to enable the Commission to perform the duties and carry out the objects for which it was created...
Page 555 - (4) Whenever in any such investigation the Commission, after full hearing finds that any such rate, fare, charge, classification, regulation, or practice causes any undue or unreasonable advantage, preference, or prejudice as between persons or localities in intrastate commerce on the one hand and interstate or foreign commerce...
Page 197 - States, who shall be sworn or affirmed to a faithful execution of his office; whose duty it shall be to prosecute and conduct all suits in the supreme court in which the United States shall be concerned, and to give his advice and opinion upon questions of law when required by the president of the United States, or when requested by the heads of any of the departments, touching any matters that may concern their departments, and shall receive such compensation for his services as shall by law be...
Page 623 - ... corporation or other person, issue an order requiring such corporation or other person to appear before the commission, or to produce documentary evidence if so ordered, or 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 624 - Commission may also order testimony to be taken by deposition in any proceeding or investigation pending before it, at any stage of such proceeding or investigation. Such depositions...

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