Official Opinions of the Attorneys General of the United States, Advising the President and Heads of Departments, in Relation to Their Official Duties Volume 31

Official Opinions of the Attorneys General of the United States, Advising the President and Heads of Departments, in Relation to Their Official Duties Volume 31

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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. 1920 edition. Excerpt: ... setting up of a separate establishment excludes the person so removing from the " family " within the meaning of section 9 so as to make a subsequent appointment valid. The remedy for the situation now presented, if remedy be required, would seem to be with Congress. Respectfully, JOHN W. DAVIS, Acting Attorney General. To the President. PANAMA CANAL--WAGES OP EMPLOYEES. The provision of the sundry civil appropriation act of July 1, 1918 (40 Stat. 696), that "no money now or hereafter appropriated for the payment of wages not fixed by statute shall be available to pay wages in excess of the standard determined upon by the War Labor Policies Board" does not apply to the wages of employees of the Panama Canal paid under authority of section 4 of the Panama Canal Act of August 24, 1912 (37 Stat. 561). Department Of Justice, July 25,1918. Sir: I have the honor to acknowledge the receipt of your letter of July 15, 1918, requesting my opinion upon certain questions arising under the following provision of Public Act No. 181, Sixty-fifth Congress, approved July 1, 1918: "To enable the Secretary of Labor, during the present emergency, to furnish such information and to render such assistance in the employment of wage earners throughout the United States as may be deemed necessary in the prosecution of the war and to aid in the standardization of all wages paid by the Government of the United States and its agencies, including personal services in the District of Columbia and elsewhere, per diem in lieu of subsistence at not exceeding $4, traveling expenses, rental of quarters in the District of Columbia and elsewhere, heat and light, telegraph and telephone service, supplies and equipment, and printing and binding, ...show more

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  • Paperback | 250 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 13mm | 454g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236806379
  • 9781236806376