Departments of State, Justice, and Commerce Appropriation Bill for 1944: Hearings Before the Subcommittee of the Committee on Appropriations, United States Senate, Seventy-eighth Congress, First Session, on a Bill Making Appropriations for the Department of State, the Department of Justice, and the Department of Commerce, for the Fiscal Year Ending June 30, 1944, and for Other Purposes

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U.S. Government Printing Office, 1943 - 271 pages
 

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Page 92 - States, it is hereby ordered as follows: 1. There is hereby established in the Office for Emergency Management of the Executive Office of the President the Office of Alien Property Custodian, at the head of which shall be an Alien Property Custodian appointed by the President.
Page 210 - The President may authorize any department or agency of the Government exercising functions in connection with the prosecution of the war...
Page 231 - The wages of every laborer and mechanic employed by the contractor or any subcontractor engaged in the performance of this contract shall be computed on a basic day rate of eight hours per day and work in excess of eight hours per day is permitted only upon the condition that every such laborer and mechanic shall be compensated for all hours worked in excess of eight hours per day at not less than one and one-half times the basic rate of pay.
Page 92 - Now, therefore, under and by virtue of the authority vested in me by the Constitution and statutes of the United States, and as President of the United States...
Page 231 - ... for each laborer or mechanic for every calendar day in which such employee is required or permitted to labor more than eight hours upon said work without receiving compensation computed in accordance with this article, and all penalties thus imposed shall be withheld for the use and benefit of the Government...
Page 123 - Violations. Any person who wilfully violates any provision of this order, or who, in connection with this order, wilfully conceals a material fact or furnishes false information to any department or agency of the United States, is guilty of a crime, and upon conviction may be punished by fine or imprisonment.
Page 122 - person" means any individual, firm, copartnership, business trust, corporation, or any organized group of persons whether incorporated or not. (g) The term "operating agency...
Page 81 - State and the Bureau of Foreign and Domestic Commerce of the United States Department of Commerce.
Page 297 - Nothing in this subsection shall be construed to prohibit the solicitation or collection of funds to be used for medical aid and assistance, or for food and clothing to relieve human suffering...
Page 232 - ... brokerage, or contingent fee, excepting bona fide employees or bona fide established commercial or selling agencies maintained by the Contractor for the purpose of securing business. For...

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