Term Bonds for Clearance of Vessels, Allotment of Seamen's Wages, Chage of Masters of Vessels: Hearings Before the Committee on Merchant Marine and Fisheries, House of Representatives, Seventy-sixth Congress, First Session, on H.R. 197, H.R. 199, and H.R. 1782
U.S. Government Printing Office, 1939 - 67 pages
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Page 49 - KNOW ALL MEN BY THESE PRESENTS, That ' of , as principal, and ' ,of and . , of as sureties, are held and firmly bound unto the UNITED STATES OF AMERICA in the sum of dollars...
Page 60 - That it shall be lawful for any seaman to stipulate in his shipping agreement for an allotment of any portion of the wages he may earn to his grandparents, parents, wife, sister, or children.
Page 53 - ... of said corporation; that said contract was duly signed for and in behalf of said corporation by authority of its governing body, and is within the scope of its corporate powers. [Corporate seal.] I hereby certify that, to the best of my knowledge and.
Page 62 - That any seaman who shall suffer personal injury in the course of his employment may, at his election, maintain an action for damages at law, with the right of trial by jury, and in such action all statutes of the United States modifying or extending the common-law right or remedy in cases of personal injury to railway employees shall apply...
Page 1 - The master or person having the charge or command of any vessel bound to a foreign port shall deliver to the collector of the district from which such vessel is about to depart a manifest of all the cargo on board the same, and the value thereof, by him subscribed, and shall swear to the truth thereof: whereupon the collector shall grant a clearance for such vessel and her cargo, but without specifying the particulars thereof in the clearance, unless required by the master or other person having...
Page 32 - ... (c) That no allotment shall be valid unless in writing and signed by and approved by the shipping commissioner. It shall be the duty of the said commissioner to examine such allotments and the parties to them and enforce compliance with the law. All stipulations for the allotment of any part of the wages of a seaman...
Page 55 - I, , certify that I am the secretary of the corporation named as principal in the within bond; that , who signed the said bond on behalf of the principal, was then of said corporation; that I know his signature, and his signature thereto is genuine; and that said bond was duly signed, sealed, and attested for and in behalf of said corporation by authority of its governing body. ["Corporate"!
Page 50 - Contract, then this obligation shall be void; otherwise it shall remain in full force and effect, subject, however, to the following conditions: 1.