Elihu Root Collection of United States Documents Relating to the Philippine Islands Volume 17
This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1901 edition. Excerpt: ...shall take effect and be in force from and after June 25, 1901. Ordinance No. 9. An Ordinance Relating To Licenses And Permits. Section 1. All ordinances, regulations, and orders heretofore governing the issue and effect of licenses and permits within the jurisdictional limits of the city of Manila (except licenses for the sale of liquor) are hereby repealed, in so far as the same are in conflict with the provisions of this ordinance, and the following substituted therefor, but nothing herein shall be construed as affecting any outstanding license or permit issued conformably to the laws and regulations formerly existing until such license or permit shall have expired or been revoked. Sec. 2. It shall be unlawful for any person, firm, or corporation to conduct or engage in any business, trade, profession, or calling hereinafter mentioned, or have in his possession any of the articles hereinafter enumerated, without first obtaining a license from the provost-marshal-gcncral and paying in advance the following license fees, without demand: (a) First-class licenses for the period of one year from date of issue unless otherwise specified: 1. Banks and banking establishments, $50 per year. 2. Gas companies, water companies, electnc-light companies, telegraph and telephone companies, steam, electric, and horse railroad companies, $50 per year. 3. Brokers, commission merchants, mercantile and collection agencies, $20 per year. 4. Steamship, express, transfer, delivery, and transportation companies, $25 per year. 5. Shipping offices and intelligence offices, $20 per year. 6. Regularly organized clubs, owning or occupying quarters and conducted for the amusement, recreation, or improvement of their members, $10 per year. Hotels accommodating...
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