Page images
PDF
EPUB

218

Contracts—Continued.

Page.
Installment payments-premium on con-

tractor's bond not counted as cost of
completed work..

498
Mistake-bid per hundred accepted as

per lot-no contract but payment
authorized at lowest bid as quantum
valebat....

603
Navy Department-
Increased costs-

Conditions excusing breach en-

title to cost of fulfilling other.
wise.....

34
Express In lieu of freight-when

payable under supplemental
contract.

69
Supplemental-carrying charges cove

ering delay on illegal original con-
tract-not authorized....

181
Personal services. (See Personal serv-

ices.)
Prices stated in, not subject to discounts

merely because billed on printed bill-

head containing printed offer ol.....-- 83
Renewals-

Option for, may not be superseded by

supplemental contract increasing
rates.

812
Not required to be executed under

section 3744, Revised Statutes, and
do not violate any law when pro-
vided for in original contract......

810
subject matter-
Coal-

Increased cost of obtaining other-

wise than contemplated in
agreement-allowed..

84
Price adjustment on failure to
meet analysis...-..

665
Commitments—assumption by Gov.

ernment in termination contract,
does not obligate for court costs or
attorney's fees.....

221
Construction of storage buildings at

Ogden-damage clauses construed. 204
Construction of hospital wings,
Chelsea, N. Y.

498
Crossarms-bid per hundred accepted

per lot-payment quantum
valebat..
Docking, etc., light vessel-liqui-

Contracts--Continued.

Pago
Subject matter-Continued.

Hire of automobiles--not prohibited
if for service as needed......

693
Levee, construction-inspection and

superintendence for period of delay. 898
Oats-open market purchase on
failure of contractor to deliver...

523
Painting floors in leased building-
disallowed...

607
Steel seaplane hangars-liquidated

damages-working days..... 322
Transportation of destitute seamen-

bars allowance for amount greater

than agreed upon.....
Vessels-Navy Department may not

pay carrying charges under supple-
mental contract..

181
Welding gate seats on dredge-excess

work over estimate does not entitle

to additional...
Supplemental-

Carrying charges covering delay on

original contract made in excess of

appropriations-not authorized.... 181
Express in lieu of freigbt-when

authorized..
Termination-

Assuming commitments of principal

contractor does not assume costs of
attorney's fees, etc., in defending

suits to establish commitments...
Storage after, on goods retained by

Government not authorized..
War Department-payment quan-

tum meruit for small portion of
work performed under changed

conditions........
Unconscionable-performance not

cused in formal contract unless the

entire contract is within the exception.
Veterans' Bureau-

Installment payments may not in-

clude premium on contractor's

bond...
Painting floors of leased building not

authorized.
War Department-

Breach of informa), does not excuse

contractor from excess cost of open

market purchase.
Damages-actual, provision for, Dot

inconsistent with liquidated dam-

ages under different conditions... 24
Increased costs-

Changes to enable plant to per-
form service for which COD-
structed-no additional par.

ex-

[ocr errors]

19

[ocr errors]

503

13

dated damages to be computed on
every calendar day...

469
Dredging Honolulu Harbor-may

exceed appropriations available... 477
Electricity-option to renew may

not be superseded by supplemental

contract without consideration.... 812
Emergency dam and power plant-

changes to enable plant to perform
service required-no additional
payment.

75
Flour-reimbursement to shipper for
prepayment of freight....

696
Hauling-terminated when only par-

tially completed-payment of rea-
sonable value of services rendered. 636

ment.
Electricity rates increased by

supplementa! contract void
when option to renew in orig.

inal contract...
Informal-delay in completion to be

explained but certificate of Do
damage not required.--...

... 64. BS

Customs Service--Continued
Employees-Continued.

Pago.
Photographs-authorized as official
requirement...

429
Subsistence-actual expense of, only
allowed after March 4, 1923.

619
Traveling expense--use of own auto,

limited to cost of oil and gasoline-

chauffeur not authorized...... 233
Inspector-

Deputized civilian assisting, not en-

titled to medical treatment at
Government expense..

286
Overtime compensation not payable

for guard duty to prevent unlawful
landing of liquor....

512
Prisoner - medical treatment - payable

for period in custody-not after release
on bond..

804
Purchases-handcuffs authorized as not
being personal furnishings.....

493
Sales of unclaimed merchandise-evi.

dence necessary for claim to surplus
proceeds.

578
Seizures automobiles - title forfeited

when seized-guilt or innocence of legal
owner immaterial....

624

Oontracts–Continued.
War Department-Continued.

Page.
Inspection and superintendence--

freshets occurring annually do not
excuse delay..

698
Mistake-bid per hundred accepted

as per lot-payment at lowest bid

as quantum valebat authorized.... 503
Renewals from year to year provided

in original contract are valid and
need not be executed formally
under section 3744, Revised Stat-
utes..

810
Termination in interest of Govern.

ment entitles contractor to reason.

able value of work performed... 536
Unconscionable to entitle to quantum

meruit payment cnly applicable to
contract as a whole......

449
Court-martial:

Depositions-notary public taking away

from office not entitled to mileage.... 65
Sentences set aside by Secretary of

Navy-effect of, dependent on whether
proceedings vold or voidable.....

445
Courts:
China-

Burial of convicts from appropriation

for expenses of prisons authorized.. 496
Judge and attorney-actual expense

of subsistence while holding court
outside Shanghai payable from
appropriation for court-wbilo go.
ing to and from, from appropria-
tion for transportation of diplo-
matic officers.....

747
Officers and employees-traveling

expenses and subsistence when

holding court outside of Shanghai.. 679
Costs, etc.--District of Columbia con-

demnation proceedings payable from
appropriation current when award is
made.....

491
Judges-traveling expenses-retired-de-

tall to judicial duty entitles to, from

selected residence to former district.... 823
Jurors-Government employees sitting

In State courts not entitled to extra
leave with pay.

448
Supreme Court of District of Columbia

pot & Government establishment at
Wash lngton under the printing restric-
tions..

336
Customs Service:

Board of General Appraisers--oath under

section 2693, Revised Statutes, not
required...

391
Bureau of Customs Statistics-transfer

of, to Department of Commerce....... 495
Collector

Acting, deputy collector serving as,

not entitled to pay of collector. 694
Arms and ammunitions for-not
authorized.

61
Employees

Compensation-payment by privato

persons or association not author-
Ized...

776

D.
Damages:
Actual-

Breach of lease condition--not for

General Accounting Office to cer.
tify to Congress....

149
Delays in informal contracts...---... 64,385
Delay in removing Government

property storage charges not
proper measure, actual damages
must be shown..

27
Land by remount station of Army-

claim in excess of maximum in
appropriation not for General AC-
counting Office.....

19
None required to be shown to entitle
to liquidated damages..

322
Private property by Army-claim

in excess of maximum fixed in
appropriation not for General AC-
counting Office.......

19
Liquidated-

Computing for each and every day's

delay should be by calendar days.. 469
Not rendered nugatory by provision

in same contract for actual damages

but under different conditions..... 204
Working days in period of delay may

include rainy days but not Satur-

day ifternoons when legal holiday. 322
Mistake of Government employeo causing

deportation of alien-no liability....... 655
Personal injuries--

From postal operations-act for, pot

repealed by act for damages to
private property generally, Decem-
ber 28, 1922..

529
Veterans' Bureau beneficiary--dis-

position of amounts recovered from
third parties......

716

Damages-Continued.

Pago.
Private property-Post Office Depart-

ment-act of June 16, 1921, not repealed
by act of December 28, 1922, except as

particularly covered by later act....... 529
Decisions:

Effective date-disallowing both retainer

pay and war risk disability compensa.
tion at same time-effective from pro-
mulgation...

73
Departments, executive:

Appropriations transferred between--not

authorized when to be expended for

services rendered by private firm... 151
Heads of--authority may be delegated
in re advertising....-

459
Purchases between-order obligates ap-

propriation and renders available 11
department defaults on order..

131
Services between-War Department as-

sistance to Veterans' Bureau does not
Authorize transfer of appropriations to
hire additional employees.....

326
Supplies between--transfer of office sup-

plies to Government Printing Office
requires payment and deposit to mis-
cellaneous receipts.....

700
Dostitute seamen. (See Seamen)
Disbursing officers:

Acting registers of local land offices may

not disburse from the register's deposl-
tory balance.

191
Delinquent accounts defined.

588
Government Printing Office-appoint-

ment not authorized until July 1, 1923.
Instructions from Comptroller General

must be obeyed or disallowances will
be made in accounts......

689
Refund from proceeds of sales of surplus

war supplies on recommendation of

board of sales control-not authorized. 55
Relief of

Army, not relieved because procure-

ment orders issued for unauthor-
ized purchase...

519
Navy-

Error in accounts not subject to

relief under either act July 11,
1919, or April 21, 1922....

70
Not entitled to under act July 11,

1919--for unlawful payments.. 277
Post Office Department-Postmaster

General may not relieve of disallow.
ances in accounts..

727
State Department-payments in ex-

cess of statutory limits may not be
relieved by certificate of confiden-
tial expenditures by Secretary of
State..

121
District of Columbia:

Condemnation proceedings-costs, etc.,

payable from fiscal year appropriation
current at date of award.....

491
Crematory-addition to leased premises

and deduction of cost from rent-not
authorized.

District of Columbia-Oontinued.

Past
Employot-retired-captain in ire de

partment may be employed as watch-
man in Treasury......

480
Higb schools-principals-longevity pay
entitled to.....

667
Holidays in-Saturday afternoons by

codedo not require closing of Govern-

ment departments......
Policemen and firemen retirement

White House police force-when en-
titled to...

675
Rent of buildings in-prohibited unless

specifically authorized by law.... 214
School teacherg-

Compensation-double-rate per
night entitled to..........

436
Retirement all time on active list,

including leave, count is for annuity. 141
Supreme Court-printing and binding

for-appropriations available.....
Drayage. (See Transportation, household
goods.)

E.
Electricity:

Batteries, dry-for operation of call bells,
are furniture......

513
Power plant may not be purchased from
appropriation for current.

761
Rates-increase by supplemental con-

tract void when option to renew in
original contract....

813
Emergency Fleet Corporation. (See Ship

ping Board, Emergency Fleet Corporation.)
Employees' Compensation Commission:
Beneficiaries-

May also receive war risk compense
tion.....

----308, 882
Medical treatment-Veterans' Bu.
reau may furnish without reim-
bursement...-..

330
Disability compensation-

Authorized only for accidental Injury

or death occurring in line of duty-

not for disease...... ......, 224, 784
Erroneous awards based on disease

payments to continue under special
act until March 1, 1924....

734
Jurisdication-conclusivo when denying

compensation but not when author

izing payment...... .-. , 224,784
Enlistment (or reenlistment) allowance. (See

Gratuities.)
Estates of decedents:

Indians-heirs' rights in Apache, Klown,

and Comanche 4 per cent fund.....
Iosui ance, war risk-

Payable to representative of estate

when in position to distribute..... 893
When payable to survivor may not

be compromised....
Public-land entrymen-heirs of, must ille

individual application for refunds with-
in time limit.....

379
Evidence:

Bacteriological report of content of drink

ing water-bacteris not necessarily
unwholesomo.....

778

535

127

Evidence-Continued.

Page.
Liquidated damages-contract clause for,

does not require evidence of actual
damages...

822
Presumption, statutory-Injuries to er-

soldiers within three years after dis-
charge-not applicable when known to
have occurred at definite time and
place....

060
Receipts-travellng expense

vouchers
must be accompanied by...

289
Exchange:

American creditor to be reimbursed at

rate of exchange at date expense in-
curred in foreign country....

426
Army attaché in China-salary payable

in United States currency or equivalent

in Chinese money at mint table values. 511
Foreign creditor to be paid in currency

of his country-rate at date of settle-
ment governs.

426
Persian, during embargo on silver-local
value proper basis.

368
Veterans' Bureau ---beneficiary-hospital

treatment procured in Austria--basis
for settlement.......

426
Expositions:

Internal revenue agents may not partici-

pate in at expense of Government..... 382

F.

General Land Office-Continued.

Page.
Local offices-

Acting registers not entitled to dis-

burse from register's depository
balance...

191
Register of-salary may not include
homestead fees....

682
Gen Supply Committee:

Contracts-price fixed may not be reduced

by discounts printed on billheads..... 83
Contractors-orders placed in June must
be filled...

825
Schedule-purhases must be made from

contractors on, although cheaper else.
where.....

441
Geological Survey:
Purchases-

Aprons for general laboratory work

considered not personal furnishings
and anthorized. :

382
Periodicals-advance payment lim.

ited to one calendar year subscrip-
tion...

461
Government fuel yards:
Gasoline may not be sold by..

663
Maintenance and operation appropria-

tion is not a 10-year revolving fund.... 291
Government Printing Office:

Apprentices – immediate employment

authorized under act of February 20,
1923..

627
Appropriation for extension available
without year.

528
Disbursing clerk-authority for appoint-

ment not effective until July 1, 1923.... 845
Employees compensation for – holi-

days-Saturday afternoons during Oc-
tober-not entitled to pay when absent
and no leave due......

8
Supplies for printing and binding-trans-

fer of, free of charge does not cover
ordinary office supplies...

700
Gratuities:

Enlistment allowance-Army, enlisted

men-discharge for dependency is not
for soldier's convenience payment
authorized.

802
One year's pay on discharge-Army-
officer-refusing lower commission on
recrganization-pot entitled....

179
Reenlistment allowance--
Army enlisted men-

Computed on pay receiving when
discharged.....

167
Dishonorably discharged and re-

enlisted for unexpired portion
of original enlistment-servico
prior to dishonorable discharge
not counted..

169
Discharged to reenlist-entitled
to..

106
Fractional years not counted....

166
Fraudulent enlistment service,

not validated, does not count.. 165
May not count time absent due

to misconduct in last enlist-
ment...

16

631

Fairs. (See Expositions.)
Federal Farm Loan Board:

Annual report-printing chargeable to

printing and binding appropriation of

Treasury Department...
Federal Trade Commission:

Not an executive department.
Purchases-time-recording clocks may

not be purchased by....
Fleet Naval Reserve. (See Naval Reserve

Force pay.)
Forage. (See National Guard-animals.)
Foreign and Domestic Commerce, Bureau of:

Employees-transportation of families

and effects must be limited to amount

of appropriation...
Funeral expenses. (See Burial expenses.)

619

519

666

G.

Joneral Accounting Office:

Employees-transfer to office of chief of

finance at increased compensation not
authorized...

146
Jurisdiction-

Has, over awards of compensation

by Employees' Compensation Com.
mission...

6, 224, 784
None to review adverse ruling on

insurance award by Veterans'
Bureau.

102
General Land Office:

Excess public land payments-time limit

on applications runs against each indi-
vidual heir..

879

tion...

Gratulties--Continued.

Page.
Reenlistment allowance-Continued.
Army enlisted men-Continued.

Not payable when enlistment

from which discharged was
other than Army..

162
Marine Corps enlisted men-exten-

sions aggregating two, three or four
years entitle to...

258
Maride Band-second leader and

musicians entitled under same
conditions as enlisted men, first
and fourth grades.....

353
Naval Academy Band members en-
titled to, under practical assimila-

736
Navy, enlisted men-

Good discharge is honorably dis-

charged-time under arrest not
counted as service......

633
When entitled to, upon reenlist-
ing in Navy after enrollment in

Fleet Naval Reserve..
8lx months' death-

Coast Guard-enlisted men-previ.

ous designation and dependency
both must be shown...

255
Naval Reserve Force-members not
entitled to........

28
Uniform

Marine Corps Reserve-enrolled men

-credit of $30 allowed when report-
ing for training duty in time of
peace...

383
Naval Reserve Force-

Enrolled members discharged

before expiration of enrollment
must refund...

646
Volunteers not required to refund

when received in kind and dis-
charged before expiration of
enrollment....

646
Volunteer - officers not entitled

to payment in cash-limited to
issue in kind....

148
Navy, enlisted men--Arst enlistment

outfit – prior service in other
branches, or Naval Reserve Force,
Immaterial....

790

Holidays--Continued.

Page
Saturday afternoons-

Government Printing Office employ-

ees--not entitled to pay, when
absent without leare due, when

not during half-holiday period.... 8 多

May be, when declared by State law. 322
Subsistence, per diem–Justice Depart-

ment employee not entitled to wben

spending day at home...
Horses:

National Guard-forage furnished by

United States-no liability for State
purchase...

sos
Private mounts of Army officers-trans-
portation to first duty station from

place of purchase not authorized...... 348
Hospitals:

Construction of-Veterans' Bureau to

make payment direct and not by trans.
fer of appropriations to Quartermaster
Corps of Army to expond...

151
Roadways to, repair and maintenance

of public, not authorized even though

title is conveyed to United States....... 308
House of Representatives:

Messengers — compensation - may not

be paid additional for substitute work
after hours.

45
Howard University:
Not a Government bureau..

75
Purchases-not governed by laws for

purchases of bureaus of Interior De
partment...

73

299

I.

[merged small][merged small][merged small][ocr errors]

Immigration, Bureau of:

Deportation of alien erroneously-no lia-

bility for mistake of employee causing..
Employees-traveling expenses--as wit-

nesses depend on capacity in which

testifying.....
Indian Affairs, Bureau of:

Allotments-caste benefits to heads of

families--marriage of Indian girl to
white man does deprive of benefit as

head of family.....
A pache, Kiowa, and Comanche 4 per cent

fund-rights of heirs......
Appropriations-

Addition to heating and power plant,

Haskell Institute-not available

without year..
Paving streets adjoining Osage prop-

erty may be contracted for as soon

As act approved.....
Chippewas in Minnesota fund-credit to,

of proceeds of lands embraced in N&.

tional Forest authorized...
Employees

Quarters, heat and light-not to be

furnished at headquarters except
on reservations.....

820

[blocks in formation]

739

730

[ocr errors]

866

[ocr errors]
« PreviousContinue »