Emergency Legislation Passed Prior to December, 1917, Dealing with the Control and Taking of Private Property for the Public Use, Benefit, or Welfare; Presidential Proclamations and Executive Orders Thereunder, to and Including January

Emergency Legislation Passed Prior to December, 1917, Dealing with the Control and Taking of Private Property for the Public Use, Benefit, or Welfare; Presidential Proclamations and Executive Orders Thereunder, to and Including January

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1918 edition. Excerpt: ... Quantity of Wheat so manufactured, to the Continental Agent, taking his Receipt for the same; and the said Contractor shall be allowed the reasonable Price of Storage, and the Wages of Labourers necessarily employed in the Course of the Business of his Appointment. 14. AND, to the End the publick Service may not bep 1,1/, delayed or impeded in case the Superintendant, appointed jjjf thelsco in Virtue of this Act, should neglect or refuse to accept J.5witi u$ his Appointment, Be It Enacted by the Authority ajore-dera said, That the Contractors appointed in the respective Counties, in or by Virtue of this Act, shall forthwith proceed to purchase Flour and other Articles of Provision, and forward the same to the Army for their immediate Supply, without waiting for Orders from the Superintendant, appointed by Virtue of this Act, until such Time as they may receive Directions for that Purpose from the said Superintendant. 15. And Be It Enacted by the Authority aforesaid, poraTanothei?! That in case the Person appointed as Superintendant of Purchases in Virtue of this Act shall neglect or refuse to accept of his Appointment, or by Death, Removal or other Disability, cease to perform the Duties enjoined on him in this Act, it shall and may be lawful for the Governor and Commander in Chief and Privy-Council to appoint some proper and suitable Person in his Room, and to lay the same before the Legislature at their next Sitting; and the Person so appointed shall be vested with the same Powers, perform the like Duties, and be entitled to the same Rewards, as are annexed to that Office in this Act; and shall continue in Office until ten Days after the next Meeting of the Legislature, unless a new Appointment by the said Council and...show more

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  • Paperback | 472 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 24mm | 835g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236590902
  • 9781236590909