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Accepting payment precludes revision of accounts.

91
Accountant, War Department....

28, 34
Additional, War Department......

33, 34
Navy Department......
Accounts:

Comptroller may direct Auditor to settle..
Receipts and expenditures, publication of..
Secretary of the Treasury may direct reexamination
To be settled in the Treasury Department...
When to be rendered......

8.48, 71, 93
When to be settled.......

36, 60, 89
Accounts of District of Columbia, settled at the Treasury.

86,90
Audited by auditor of District of Columbia and transmitted to Treasury .. 100
Emolument returns of United States attorney........

79
Improvement and repairs...

105
Notices of differences in.....

103
Accounts of Government service and District of Columbia, subject to inspec-
tion by Auditors and Comptrollers.......

99
Accounts of Soldiers' Homes, limitation on adjustments.....
Accounts for costs, etc., clerks, marshals, and attorneys.....

How kept and rendered .....
Of petty officers, seamen, etc., on lost vessels....
Postal Service, controlled by Postmaster General subject to Auditor's settle-

ment......
Preservation of..............;

......... 60, 61, 91
Acting Deputy Auditors, authorized.........

...... 96
Administrative examination......

...... 48, 51, 53, 70, 94, 95, 101, 103
Administration, payments without, accounts of deceased officers and enlisted

men of the Army.......
Advance bounty, payments for, allowed in settlement of accounts..... .... 48,63
Advance decisions by Comptroller of the Treasury .....

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Advance of money, requisition for.........
Delay in administrative examination....

96
Agriculture Department, accounts, where settled.

52, 82, 85, 90
Alaska fur-seal fisheries, and business within its jurisdiction, settlement of ac-
counts of.........,

... 90, 104
Appeals to Comptroller ....

27, 40, 55, 60, 91
Appropriations, when carried to surplus fund...

.... 74, 75
Architect of the Capitol, and business within his jurisdiction, settlement of

accounts of..........
Armories and arsenals, and business within its jurisdiction, settlement of ac-

counts of....
Army and Navy pensions, business within its jurisdiction, settlement of ac-

counts of.....
Army line officers who were prisoners of war, settlement of accounts of........
Arrears of pay and bounty, disallowance of claims for.....

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Assay offices, and business within its jurisdiction, settlement of accounts of...
Assignment of space to office of Auditor for the Post Office Department......
Assistant Comptroller of the Treasury, duties.....
Attorney General, and business within his jurisdiction, settlement of accounts of.
Auditor for the Interior Department:

Accounts of disbursing officer in Quartermaster's Department............
Accounts of seamen and others lost in the naval service.....

49, 76
Accounts of Signal Corps....
Designation changed to Auditor for the Interior Department..

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Auditor for the Interior Department—Continued.

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Duties.
Duties under Revised Statutes...
Established and duties, 1817.......

34
May administer oaths in settlement of accounts......

.. 36, 65
Payments, judgment, Court of Claims, of New York Indians...

105

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Pension accounts examined by Third Auditor, 1838....
Settlement of accounts of property lost or destroyed in military service. 36, 42, 46
Single settlement introduced...

To take testimony as to loss of steamboats, vessels, engines, and cars ....
Auditor for the Navy Department:

Designation changed to Auditor for the Navy Department....
Duties...........
Duties of, under Revised Statutes.........
Established and duties, 1817......
May administer oaths in settlement of accounts..
Pursers, settlement of accounts for lost or captured vessels......

Settlement of accounts of half pay, monthly pay, in naval service.........
Auditor for the Post Office Department:

Accounts of United States attorneys, marshals, etc., fees in postal cases,

from what appropriation to be paid......
Appellate jurisdiction of the Comptroller.......

...... 40, 55, 60, 91
Application of payments, after execution of new bonds..

56, 73, 81
Certification of payments........

56, 65, 91
Collect debts due Post Office Department.......

..... 54, 65
Countersigning by Auditor, Post Office Department......

56, 72, 107
Created in 1836, duties..
Designation changed to Auditor for the Post Office Department
Destruction of useless papers, in office of..........
Duties..........
Duties under act of 1872...............................
Duties under Revised Statutes........
Further duties..........

..... 62, 65, 67, 68, 75, 77, 78, 79, 80, 87
In suit cases to forward papers to Department of Justice..... ...... 57, 65
Invalid orders, statement and record of.....

..... 87, 106
Keep money-order accounts separately........

.... 57, 65
May administer oaths in settlement of accounts...

36, 41, 43
Quarterly statement receipts and expenditures.....

... 40, 56, 65, 67
To compromise judgments........

.. 58, 65
To compromise accounts before judgments....

.. 58, 67
To countersign Post Office Department warrants.....

....... 56, 72, 107
To report to the Postmaster General deficiencies in postmasters' accounts.. 81
To state quarterly accounts of money paid by postmasters....
Warrants for deposits, postal service, countersigned.......

When Auditor appointed Comptroller, settlement of appeals.
Auditor for railroad accounts established, duties..........

Abolished.......

Title changed to Railroad Commissioner.........
Auditor for the State and other Departments:

Designation changed to Auditor for State and other Departmen
Duties..
Duties of, under Revised Statutes..
Established and duties, 1817......
Indian affairs, accounts of, to Second Audit
Lighthouse Board established.....
Lighthouse superintended by.......
May administer oaths in settlement of accounts...
Settlement of accounts of Internal Revenue...

Settlements of accounts may be directed by Comptroller........
Auditor for the Treasury Department:

Agriculture Department, accounts of, audited by..
Designation changed to Auditor for Treasury Department
Duties............
Duties in 1789....
Duties of, under Revised Statutes...
Established and duties, 1817.........
Isthmian Canal Commission accounts, settlement of..

105
Limitation on holding office........

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Auditor for the Treasury Department-Continued.

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May administer oaths in settlement of accounts.......

36, 65
Settlement of accounts may be directed by Comptroller.......
To receive manifests of vessels.........

96
Auditor for the War Department:
Accounts of States, War with Spain...............

101
Army line officers, settlement of accounts of ........

51, 62
Copies of contracts, Indian Service, furnished.....

78
Designation changed to Auditor for War Department...
Detail clerk to sign certificates and papers...
Disallowance of claims for arrears in pay and bounty......
Duties of.....
Duties under Revised Statutes...........
Established and duties in 1817.
Indian affairs, settlement of accounts of.
May administer oaths in settlement of accounts...
Overpayment of, by paymasters......
Settlement of accounts of Isthmian Canal Commission...

105
Authentication of papers....... ........... 28, 30, 35, 39, 41, 44, 48, 53, 57, 68, 94, 96
Back pay and bounty, warrant for full amount due, sent to payee......

102
Balances of appropriations, Fish Commission, accounts disbursing agent to be
settled by accounting officers...

102
Boards, commissions, and establishments, and business within its jurisdiction,
settlement of accounts of......
accounts of.......................

90
Bonds, collectors of customs, of internal revenue, Secretary of Senate, Clerk of
House of Representatives, Treasury, where filed....... ......... 49, 59, 69, 96

Of postmasters, when to be delivered to Auditor................. ..... 56, 73
Botanic Garden, and business within its jurisdiction, settlement of accounts of.. 90
Bureau of Engraving and Printing, and business within its jurisdiction, settle-

ment of accounts of..........
Census, and business within its jurisdiction, settlement of accounts of..... 62, 90, 104
Certified balances, when final and conclusive.....

......... 52, 59, 91
Certificates, vouchers, and accounts, preservation of.............

.... 91
Certificate of differences of Comptroller of Treasury..

91
Checks, lost, destroyed, or stolen, accounting officers to state accounts......
Chief clerks, offices of Comptrollers and Auditors, abolished........

Office Comptroller of Treasury, duties..........
Civil Service Commission, and business within its jurisdiction, settlement of

accounts of...........
Claims and accounts, to be settled in the Treasury Department............... 34,59
Administrative examination of........

....... 48, 51, 70, 93
Affecting postal service, certified to Auditor for Post Office Department... 55, 67
For prosecution Indians, examined by Auditor for State and other Depart-
ments.........

106
Pay due colored soldiers.....

........ 81, 84
Clerks of courts, duties in revenue cases, accounts of, sent to Department of
Justice...

..... 81,93
Coast and Geodetic Survey, and business within its jurisdiction, settlement of
accounts of......

.... 90, 104
Commerce and Labor, accounts of, where settled.......

104
Commissioner of General Land Office, returns to.......

32, 67
Accounts of Interior Department, where settled.
Returns of receivers to Secretary of Treasury and Commissioner

Under Department of Interior..........
Commission of Inquiry, when no payment on account of...
Comptroller of the Treasury:

Annual reports of delinquents.....
Appeals from settlement of First Auditor.......
Appellate jurisdiction in postal accounts, 1836.......
Appellate jurisdiction in settlement of all accounts......
Auditor, Post Office Department, appointed, Comptroller, settlement of

accounts on appeals......
Bonds, filing of......

........... 33, 49, 59, 70, 96
Certification of diligence of collectors of internal revenue.......

50
Collectors of internal revenue, form prescribed by Comptroller.........
Deposits of contracts........

......... 31, 73, 94
Designation changed to Comptroller of Treasury................... ....... 89
Distressed mariners and seamen, additional allowance for transporting....

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Duties under Dockery Act.........
Duty of superintending the collection of customs......
Established and duties.........
Excess paid by national banks, refund.....
Law books, exchange of......
Limitation on holding office...................
Printing decisions...........

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Oaths of collectors, etc., transmitted to.......
Recovery of debts due from individuals.......

...... 30,35,
Relieved thereof by Commissioner of Customs
To direct settlement of accounts....

....... 31, 60, 89
Consuls, consuls general, commercial agents, consular agents, to make returns
of fees.............

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Contracts, deposit of.......

...... 31, 40, 73, 94
For carrying the mail, copy to Auditor for the Post Office Department.... 57, 67

See Indian affairs.
(Jurt of Claims, and business within its jurisdiction, settlement of accounts of.
Customs, superintended by Comptroller......

Accounts, collector of customs, under Dockery Act.....
Accounts of collectors, etc., to Comptroller....
Bonds, where filed.

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Collector, etc., must render accounts....
Commission of Customs, established .........
Commission of Customs, abolished.
Duties, Commissioner of Customs under Revised Statutes..
Oaths of office to commissioner...
Settlement of accounts of..........

To report to Secretary, official forms...
Customs Service, and business within its jurisdiction, settlement of accounts of.
Decision by Auditors.....

By Comptroller of Treasury..........
Decisions, First Comptroller, printing of............
Decisions, supreme courts, Court of Claims, when to be followed..
Deductions made by postmasters, passed upon by the Auditor for the Post

Office Department...
Defaulters, when officers or agents deemed to be..........
Deficiencies in accounts, to whom to be reported........

In postmasters' cases...................
Delay in administrative examination, advances of money....
Deputy Auditors and Deputy Comptroller, established....

Duties, Deputy First Comptroller....

Acting Deputy Auditor authorized...
Destruction of useless papers, Auditor for the Post Office Department.
Differences in accounts of District of Columbia ..

103
Disbursements by order of commanding officers of the Navy.......

45, 64
Discontinuance of post offices, certified to Auditor....

57,74
District of Columbia, and business within its jurisdiction, settlement of accounts

of........:::: ::
Division Bookkeeping and Warrants, established.....
Dockery law:

Acceptance of payment precludes revision...........
Accounts pending for settlement Oct. 1, 1894.....

94
Administrative examination of accounts...............

95
Advance decision by the Comptroller....

92
Auditor for Treasury Department, duties..

89
War Department, duties ......

90
Interior Department, duties..
Navy Department, duties..
State and other departments, duties........
Post Office Department, duties....

For further duties. See Sixth Auditor.
Auditors may be directed to settle accounts...
to state accounts for differences.....

91
Certification of transcripts...........

94
Claims, double examination....

94
Construction of statutes by Auditors .........
Contracts to be deposited with Auditors........

106

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Dockery law-Continued.

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Customs officers to transmit papers...........
Delaying the issue of warrants.
Delinquent officers to be reported to Congress, postmasters and officers of

the Post Office Department....
Designation of Auditors ......
Division of Bookkeeping and Warrants recognized....
Duties of Comptroller, Assistant Comptroller, and chief clerk
Failure to render accounts...
Judiciary accounts.......
Prescribing forms of accounts........
Preservation of accounts......
Preservation of papers and property...
Receipts and expenditures to be reported to Congress...
Recovery of debts.........
Reexamination of accounts directed by Secretary of the Treasury..
Reopening of accounts........

95
Requisition for advance of money to be sent to Auditor......
Revision of accounts by Comptroller.....

91
Suspension of items by Auditors ....................

92
Transmission of decisions to Auditors ....

92
accounts and disapproval of requisition.

100, 101
Warrants countersigned by the Comptroller.......

When act took effect........
Duplicate copies of contracts, mail service....

... 57, 67
Embezzlement: Prima facia evidence of (see also authentication of papers) 44, 48,
Establishments of post offices, to be notified to Auditor.....

.... 56, 73
Evidence of demand in postmasters' cases......
Executive offices, settlements of accounts, and business within its jurisdiction.
Expense accounts in Department of Justice.........
Fifth Auditor. See Auditor for the State and other Departments.
Fines assessed by court-martial, how paid over.....
First Auditor. See Auditor for the Treasury Department.
Fish Commission, and business within its jurisdiction, settlement of accounts
of..................

......... 90, 104
Unexpended balances of appropriations of, duties of accounting officers .... 102
Fixing date of lost or missing vessels.......

ini ............... 49, 64
Forms of accounts, except postal, prescribed by Comptroller.....

89
Fortifications, and business within its jurisdiction, settlement of accounts of... 90
Fourth Auditor. See Auditor for Navy Department.
Free delivery system, appropriations, with what charged by Auditor......... 74,99
General accounts of advances......... ............................... 80
Geological Survey, and business within its jurisdiction, settlement of accounts

of........
Half monthly pay, military service, naval service.......... .............. 33, 42,
Honorable discharge, evidence to be returned...
House of Representatives, accounts of salary for traveling expenses, contingent
expenses........

Îemporary commission of accounts, House of Representatives............. 95
Settlement of accounts of.....

.... 90
Immigration, and business under its jurisdiction, settlement of accounts of.... 90, 104
Indian Affairs:

Accounts, where kept......
Copies of contracts to Second Auditor....
Reports, Commission of Indian Affairs to embody bids and proposals.
Settlement by Fifth Auditor..
Settlements at War Department....
To Interior Department.....

Transferred to Second Auditor....
Indians, settlement of accounts of.....
Inspection of Government accounts and District of Columbia, by Com
and Auditors..........................:::::::::

Of Government accounts in District of Columbia.......
Inspection of fuel, District of Columbia..........

Accounting officer to be notified of appointment of inspectors, etc...

Payments to be made on certificate of inspector, weigher, or measurer ...
Intercourse with foreign nations, settlement of expenses...

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