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Page 54 - When any officer or soldier is accused of a capital crime, or of any offense against the person or property of any citizen of any of the United States, which is punishable by the laws of the land, the commanding officer, and the officers of the regiment, troop, battery, company, or detachment, to which the person so accused belongs, are required, except in time of war, upon application duly made by or in behalf of the party injured...
Page 47 - That no State shall be entitled to the benefits of the appropriation apportioned to it unless the number of its regularly enlisted, organized, and uniformed active militia shall be at least one hundred men for each Senator and Representative to which such State is entitled in the Congress of the United States.
Page 48 - ... charge against such craft and cargo; and if the owners thereof fail or refuse to re-imburse the United States for such expense within thirty days after notification, then the officer or agent aforesaid may sell the craft or cargo, or any part thereof that may not have been destroyed in removal, and the proceeds of such sale shall be covered into the treasury of the United States.
Page 5 - Army; for the payment of the regulation allowances for commutation in lieu of rations to enlisted men on furlough, to ordnance-sergeants on duty at ungarrisoned posts, to enlisted men stationed at places where rations in kind can not be economically issued to enlisted men traveling on detached duty when it is impracticable to carry rations...
Page 31 - An act to provide for the disposal of abandoned and useless military reservations,
Page 2 - Engineers, as now authorized and provided by law, two hundred and thirty- nce nine thousand five hundred dollars; for additional pay to such officers for length of service, to be paid with their current monthly pay, seventy-three thousand seven hundred and forty dollars; in all.
Page 2 - St. 9430,) wherein, a felony is "construed to mean an offense for which the offender, on conviction, shall be liable by law to be punished by death, or by imprisonment in the state prison," the principle might still be applied.
Page 2 - For pay of officers in the Inspector-General's Department, as now authorized and provided by law, twenty three thousand five hundred dollars; for additional pay to such officers for length of service, to be paid with their current monthly pay, six thousand dollars ; in all, twentynine thousand five hundred dollars.
Page 31 - ... to be placed under the control of the Secretary of the Interior for disposition as hereinafter provided and shall cause to be filed with the Secretary of the Interior a notice thereof.
Page 8 - Pacific; for procuring water at such posts as, from their situation, require it to be brought from a distance...

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