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77

Absence:

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Appointments during, of joint commissioners or umpire_.

17
District judge to have leave of -

78
Injured employees allowed leave of, in lieu of other compensation -- 46

Lay-over days, appropriations not to be used for payment of - 49, 61, 72, 87, 93
Accident:
Locks and canal works---

79, 125
Personal injury of employees... 41, 45, 46, 52, 61, 62, 76, 87, 101, 111, 127-133
Vessels in locks----

76, 110, 111
See also Injury compensation.
Accounts and accounting:

Auditor for War Department to audit canal.- --- 31, 90, 99, 111, 120, 151
Dockery Act to determine rendition of canal.

103
Consolidation of, for Panama Railroad and Canal Zone government- 103
Examination of canal

113
Accountants not to be employed to install or modify accounting systems- 93
Achilles (collier):
Bitumastic enamel covering for..

121
Installation of gun foundations on..

127
Self-discharging equipment for..

120, 121
Acknowledgment of deeds and other instruments in Canal Zone to affect

lands in District of Columbia and Territories..
Adding machines, exchange of..

103, 116
Administration Building, Panama City, President authorized to sell, to
Republic of Panama -

73
Administration of civil affairs, duty of district attorney to advise gov-
ernor of..

78
Administrative duties of civil administration to be performed by Governor

of the Panama Canal --
Admiralty cases, district court of Canal Zone to have jurisdiction over 78
Ad valorem taxes in Canal Zone may be collected by authority of Presi-
dent

124
Advertisement:
Panama Canal bonds.

29
Sale of obsolete and surplus material, supplies, and equipment with-
out.-

61
Aerial defense of canal:
Appropriations

153
Secretary of War to submit requirements for---

144
Agreement:
Adjustment of claims for damages to vessels in locks.

76, 110, 111
Boundary, between Governor of the Canal Zone and Tomás Arias_ 20, 21
Damages to lands_---

75, 86, 100, 111, 120
Neutrality, between United States and Republic of Panama--
Private radio companies, to protect canal radio stations from interfer-

77
Reciprocal use of roads of Canal Zone and Republic of Panama--- 124, 125

See also Contracts and treaties.
Agriculture, Department of, appropriation for weather stations in Panama
Canal_

124, 146
Aids to navigation:
Bona Island and Cape Mala Lights----

111, 114
Toro Point Light, no payments to be made for maintenance of..

73
Airships, appropriations for

153
Alaska, authority to transfer canal construction equipment for railroads
in

91, 92
Alien property custodian :
Appointment of, by President authorized..

171
Duties of..

172, 177, 178

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Aliens :

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Cripples, injury compensation ---

151
Hours-of-service act not applicable to, canal construction laborers--- 34, 36
Immigration of, into United States from Canal Zone -

37, 143, 144
Injury compensation for, employees.-

133
Return to Canal Zone of..

125
Amortization of loan to Republic of Panama for water and sewer con-
struction

15
Anchorage:

Colon and Panama Harbors, United States given right to use, for---- 16
Dues-

Vessels using canal exempt from payment of, to Republic of
Panama..

16
Vessels in distress exempt from payment of, to Republic of
Panama-

17, 18
Ancon, boundary between Panama City and.

21, 22
Ancon (steamship) not to be reboilered from canal appropriation or trans-
ferred to Secretary of Navy--

121, 152
Anniversary, Panama-Pacific International Exposition to celebrate four
hundredth, of discovery of Pacific Ocean.---

58, 59, 89, 90, 95, 96, 98, 99
Appeal :
District court judgments_-

77, 79, 80
Magistrate's court judgments.
Appointments :
Constables

77
District attorney-

78
District judge

78
Employees of Panama Canal.

75
Governor of Panama Canal.

75
Joint commission..

17
Magistrates

77
Military or naval employees for canal service-

75
Notaries public---

77, 78
Umpire for joint commission...

17
Appraisal of damages to private lands and property in Canal Zone to be
made by joint commission.

15
Approaches, canal. See Canal.
Appropriation:
Army

30, 82, 93, 126, 149, 154, 155, 167
Buildings and necessary municipal improvement-

102, 167
Colombia, payment to-

27, 50, 53
Consolidation of

103, 109
Construction of canal.

_27-29, 30–36, 38–41, 42-44, 47-52, 55–62,
70-74, 85–90, 92, 93, 99–104, 109--113, 120–123, 142, 150–154
Consolidation of..

103
Contracts entered into may be paid out of other---

39, 52
Expenditures payable from sale of Panama Canal bonds-- 29, 32, 33, 36,

39, 44, 49, 51, 60, 72, 87, 101, 121, 151
Extension of_

31, 32, 39, 41
Transfer of..

39
Costa Rica, payment to..

28
Customs duties collected in United States on canal equipment, etc.,
reappropriated.

44
Damages to lands and property--

86, 100, 111, 120, 151
Deductions from employees' pay for transportation, etc., reappro-
priated --

40
Deficiency

30–34, 36, 40, 41, 50–52,

83, 84, 92, 93, 109, 116–118, 142, 148, 154, 155
Diplomatic and Consular Service -

29, 32, 34, 37, 42,

47, 53, 58, 59, 62, 83, 95, 115, 116, 119, 145
Estimates-
Examination on Isthmus.

111
Organization to be same as.

61, 72, 87, 121, 152
Preparation of -

33, 57, 58, 88, 101, 103, 104, 111, 112
Expenditures to be made only from -

33
Extension of

31, 32, 39, 41, 63, 64, 65, 70, 96, 97

Appropriation-Continued.

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Fortification of canal.

61, 72, 73, 87, 88, 92, 93,
101, 102, 112, 113, 122, 142, 143, 144, 148, 153-155, 167
Consolidation of..

109
Hospitals in Panama_

29, 32, 34, 37, 42, 47, 53, 59
Joint commission, payment not to be made of salaries or awards for
any lease or contract of Panama Railroad -

113, 123
Legislative, executive, and judicial.

31, 97, 115, 118, 145
Military Establishment..

30, 82, 93, 126, 164, 155, 167
Municipal improvements, Panama and Colon..

48
Naval Establishment... 59, 70, 83, 95, 96, 114, 126, 127, 146, 154, 155, 167
Not to be considered permanent or continuous.

74
New Panama Canal Co., payment to..

27
Nicaragua, payment to----

28
Operation and maintenance of canal..

85–90, 92, 93, 99-104,

109–113, 120–123, 142, 150–154
Consolidation of...

103
Damages to vessels to be paid from.--

76
Examination of canal accounts to be paid from---

113
Panama, payments to-----

17, 31, 50, 53, 84, 92, 109, 118, 119, 145
Quarantine station not to be constructed or established.

121
Receipts and revenues of Canal Zone government reappropriated.- 39,

44, 49, 57, 61, 73, 88, 102
Receipts from sales, etc., reappropriated.-

44, 49, 57, 73, 77,

84, 102-104, 111, 112, 120–122, 151, 152
Seamen, relief and protection of American.

29, 32, 34, 37, 42,

47, 53, 58, 62, 83, 95, 116, 119, 142, 145, 167
Sundry civil-
1907

35
1908

38-40
1909

42-44
1910

47-49
1911

55-58
1912

59-62
1913

70–74
1914

85-90
1915

97-104
1916

110-113
1917

119-123
1918

150–154
Correction of error in--

166
Water rentals, etc., Panama and Colon, reappropriated_- 84, 103, 112, 122
Weather stations in Panama Canal.

124, 146
Aris, Tomás, boundary agreement between Governor of Canal Zone and. 20, 21
Armament. See Fortification and defense.
Arms intended for export, seizure of -

160, 161
Army:
Appropriation

30, 82, 93, 126, 149
Barracks, quarters, and municipal improvements in Canal Zone. 88,

102, 126, 167
Control of canal by officer designated by President-

81
Detail of officers on detached duty.

81, 82, 93, 94
Draft only for length of war.

155
Enlistment in, punishment for interference with..

148
Hospital treatment for Canal Zone garrisons.-

115, 116, 126, 149
Isthmian Canal Commission to have one member officer of..

28
Panama Railroad contracts with, bonds not required--

62
Pay-

Additional, for service in Panama_
Deduction of, from canal salary-

75, 118
Retired, in addition to canal salary---

50
Recognition of services of officers detailed for canal construction.--- 117,

126, 144
Remains of employees, disposition of_

110, 119, 120, 150,
Sanitation and medical supplies for Canal Zone posts_

126, 119, 154
Tour of duty in Canal Zone -

115
See also Fortification and defense, and Navy.
Artillery. See Army,' and Fortification and defense.

30

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Artistic character of structures of canal, Commission of Fine Arts may
make report on.

75
Assessment:
Damages to private lands and property-

15
Taxes in Canal Zone-----

124
Assistant clerk of district court of Canal Zone..

78
Associations, prohibition of payment of membership fees or dues in.-

89
Attorney, district. See District attorney.
Attorney versed in Spanish law, employment authorized.

93
Auditor of Panama Canal, report of examination of canal accounts to be
made to.

113
Auditor for the War Department to audit accounts of canal.-

31,

90, 99, 111, 120, 151
Detail of examiner of canal accounts on Isthmus by-

113
Automobiles :
Authority to purchase_

100, 110, 120, 150
Estimates to include, to be purchased.

97
Road regulations and taxation of----

124, 125
Awards of joint commission:
Appropriations for payment of_

86, 100, 111, 120, 151
Appropriations not to be used for payment of, for claims for leases of
contracts of Panama Railroad -

113, 123
United States to pay--

15

Baggage of Panama police given free transportation over railroad.

18
Bail, acceptance of, by magistrate------

77
Balboa :
Boundary between Panama City and..

21
Culebra Island quarantine station removed to.

101
District court of Canal Zone, division of..

78
Ballast, tolls for vessels in ---

76
Banton, Pembroke B., compensation for injury.

44
Barges, appropriation for construction of coal.

151
Barracks:
Army

88, 102, 126, 167
Marine_

40, 83, 114
Basis:
Assessment of tolls---

76, 94
Value of damages to lands and property--

15
Bay of Panama, islands in, transferred to United States.

14, 31
Belligerents, use of canal by

9, 12, 13
Bitumastic enamel for colliers---

121
Black, Lieut. Col. William M., payment for services rendered Isthmian
Canal Commission---

34
Blockade of canal.--

9, 12
Board, district attorney or marshal not to serve on any-

78
Board of consulting engineers, lock canal to be constructed as recom-
mended by minority of_

35
Boca Chica. See Folks River.
Bona Island Light

111, 114
Bond (s):
Magistrate's courts-

77
Panama Canal-
Expenditures for canal construction payable from sale of..

29,
32, 33, 36, 39, 44, 49, 51, 60, 72, 87, 101, 121, 151
Issuance of

29, 32
Sale of, to buy vessels for United States Shipping Board.

137
Sale of, to reimburse Treasury for cost of canal construction---- 51

Security for circulation of national bank notes, not to be used as. 58
Panama Railway Co., payment of outstanding-

38
Surety-

Disbursing clerks', in Washington, to cover acting disbursing
clerk

49
Panama Railroad not required to give, in contracts with Govern-
ment departments

62
Rates for, for employees of United States ---

51

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Bonus not to be paid any employee except for suggestions.--

123
Book of Estimates. See Estimates.
Boundary :
Canal Zone and Republic of Panama.

14, 20, 74
Subdivisions of Canal Zone----

77
Breach of peace unlawful.-

125
Brito, authority to construct Nicaraguan Canal to---

28
Brooke, Lieut. Mark, payment for services rendered Isthmian Canal
Commission

34
Bryan, W. J., proclamation of boundary convention by-

25
Buckholdt, Joseph A., compensation for injury--

123
Buildings :
Administration, Panama City, sale to Republic of Panama_

73
Army

88, 102, 126, 167
Legation, Panama City, transferred to State Department-

121, 152
Marine Corps

40, 83, 114
Office, authority to construct---

87
Panama and Colon, may be acquired for canal purposes.

15
Rental of Panama Canal Building (Washington, D. C.).

47, 56, 59, 71, 85, 99, 110, 120, 150
Rentals from Canal Zone government, reappropriated..

39,

44, 49, 57, 61, 73, 88, 102
Bulwer, Sir Henry Lytton, negotiation of Clayton-Bulwer treaty by-

9
Bunau-Varilla, Philippe, negotiation of canal treaty by-

14
Burrows, John, compensation for injury-

109
Business, taxation for carrying on, in Canal Zone---

124, 125

42,

Camp Elliott, repairs to marine barracks and officers' quarters at.-

40
Canal:

Appropriations. See Appropriations.
Bonds. See Panama Canal bonds.
Canal Zone considered as adjunct to-----

77
Construction, authority for--

27, 28
Control by Army officer during hostilities.

81
Damage to, punishment for--

79, 125
Dimensions to be sufficient to accommodate all vessels_

27
Entrances-
Neutralization of

18
Ports at, to be free of all charges by Republic of Panama.

16
Surveys by Coast and Geodetic Survey

98
Lock type, to be constructed-

35
Navigation through, President authorized to make rules and regula-
tions for

76
Opening--
Exposition to celebrate_-

58, 59
Official and formal.-

75, 93
Operation and maintenance-
Authority of President for ---

27, 75
District attorney to advise governor regarding-

78
Governor of Panama Canal to have charge of_

77
Panama Canal act_.

74-81
Protection

10, 11, 19, 27, 30
See also Fortification and defense.
Purchase

14, 27-29, 31
Right of way across Isthmus, monopoly of -

15
Route---

27-29, 30
Sea-level, not to be constructed.

35
Submarine mines and nets.

154, 155
Treaties affecting------

9-25
Canal Zone :

Acknowledgment of deeds and other instruments in, to affect land in
District of Columbia and Territories..

36
Adjunct to Panama Canal.

77
Army service not more than 3 years in---

115

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