Acts of Congress, Treaties, Proclamations, and Decisions of the Supreme Court ... Relating to Noncontiguous Territory and Cuba, and to Military Affairs: Fifty-eighth Congress--March 4, 1903, to March 3, 1905. Supreme Court Cases--January 1, 1898, to December 3, 1906
U.S. Government Printing Office, 1907 - 380 pages
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33 Stat Act Making appropriations amend America in Congress appointed appropriations to supply approved April April 27 Army Bering Sea bled Cavite centum ad valorem CHAP clerk Congress assem construction Cuba district of Alaska dred dutiable eighteen hundred election enacted ending June thir ending June thirtieth entitled An Act expenses fifty cents Fifty-eighth Congress fiscal year ending fiscal year nineteen five hundred dollars following sums fund Government Guam hereby House of Representa hundred and five hundred and four hundred and six hundred kilos insane lands ment military Naval station nineteen hundred oath objects hereinafter otherwise appropriated person Philippine Islands port Porto Rico priations prior Public purposes ratified repair road overseer school district Secretary Secretary of War Senate and House sundry civil supply deficiencies surtax Territory of Hawaii textiles thereof thousand five hundred tion tives town transportation United Yukon River
Page 259 - That the government of Cuba shall never enter into any treaty or other compact with any foreign power or powers which will impair or tend to impair the independence of Cuba, nor in any manner authorize or permit any foreign power or powers to obtain by colonization or for military or naval purposes or otherwise, lodgment in or control over any portion of said Island.
Page 133 - It shall be the duty of the adverse claimant, within thirty days after filing his claim, to commence proceedings in a court of competent jurisdiction, to determine the question of the right of possession, and prosecute the same with reasonable diligence to final judgment; and a failure so to do shall be a waiver of his adverse claim.
Page 132 - ... shall post a copy of such plat, together with a notice of such application for a patent, in a conspicuous place on the land embraced in such plat previous to the filing of the application for a patent, and shall file an affidavit of at least two persons, that such notice has been duly posted...
Page 200 - Philosophical and scientific apparatus, utensils, instruments, and preparations, including bottles and boxes containing the same, specially imported in good faith for the use and by order of any society or institution...
Page 131 - ... shall be open to relocation in the same manner as if no location of the same had ever been made, provided that the original locators, their heirs, assigns, or legal representatives, have not resumed work upon the claim after failure and before such location.
Page 247 - States in perpetuity the use, occupation and control of any other lands and waters outside of the zone above described which may be necessary and convenient for the construction, maintenance, operation, sanitation and protection of the said Canal...
Page 247 - ... treaty or by reason of the operations of the United States, its agents or employees, or by reason of the construction, maintenance, operation, sanitation and protection of the said Canal or of the works of sanitation and protection herein provided for, shall be appraised and settled by a joint Commission appointed by the Governments of the United States and the Republic of Panama...
Page 245 - States guarantees and will maintain the independence of the Republic of Panama." By Article II, "the Republic of Panama grants to the United States in perpetuity the use, occupation and control of a zone of land and land under water for the construction, maintenance, operation, sanitation and protection of said Canal of the width of ten miles extending to the distance of five miles on each side of the center line of the route of the Canal to be constructed...
Page 251 - The two Governments shall make adequate provision by future agreement for the pursuit, capture, imprisonment, detention and delivery within said zone and auxiliary lands to the authorities of the Republic of Panama of persons charged with the commitment of crimes, felonies or misdemeanors without said zone and for the pursuit, capture, imprisonment, detention and delivery without said zone to the authorities of the United States of persons charged with the commitment of crimes, felonies and misdemeanors...