Decisions of the Comptroller General of the United States, Volume 9

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U.S. Government Printing Office, 1930
Contains a selection of major decisions of the GAO. A digest of all decisions has been issued since Oct. 1989 as: United States. General Accounting Office. Digests of decisions of the Comptroller General of the United States. Before Oct. 1989, digests of unpublished decisions were issued with various titles.
 

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Page 22 - No allowance or compensation shall be made to any officer or clerk, by reason of the discharge of duties which belong to any other officer or clerk in the same or any other Department ; and no allowance or compensation shall be made for any extra services whatever, which any officer or clerk may be required to perform, unless expressly authorized by law.
Page 163 - ... due to unforeseeable causes beyond the control and without the fault or negligence of the Contractor, including, but not restricted to, acts of God, or of the public enemy, acts of the Government...
Page 465 - An Act to provide compensation for employees of the United States suffering injuries while in the performance of their duties, and for other purposes...
Page 235 - Reserve Corps and of the Enlisted Reserve Corps of the Army...
Page 189 - ... appointed to fill a vacancy occurring prior to the expiration of the term for which his predecessor was appointed, shall be appointed for the remainder of such term; and (2) the terms of office of the members first taking office after the date of the enactment of this Act...
Page 169 - A corporation is an artificial being, invisible, intangible, and existing only in contemplation of law. Being the mere creature of law. it possesses only those properties which the charter of its creation confers upon it, either expressly, or as incidental to its very existence.
Page 440 - That compensation under this article shall not be assignable, and shall be exempt from attachment and execution and from all taxation. SEC. 312. That compensation under this article shall not be paid while the person is in receipt of service or retirement pay.
Page 464 - Where the injury for which compensation is payable under this act was caused under circumstances creating a legal liability in some person other than the employer to pay damages in respect thereof, the...
Page 73 - ... after the allowance of such a claim, the ascertainment of the amount due and the issuing of a warrant for the payment thereof.
Page 322 - ... alcoholic liquors or other misconduct shall receive pay for the period of such absence...

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