Executive Orders and Proclamations Issued by the Governor-general
Bureau of Printing, 1903
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Act Numbered Acting Civil Governor appointed a committee appointed member appointed to inspect authorized to house BEEKMAN WINTHROP bonds Bureau of Architecture Bureau of Public certificate Chief city of Manila Civil Service Board Committee appointed described as mining disbursing officer appointed dollars duties election Executive Order Numbered fixing the responsibility Forestry Bureau Government hectares hereby appointed hundred and fifteen inspect certain public inspection committee inspector leave of absence LUKE LUKE E member of inspection mineral claim Municipal Board municipal president nineteen hundred Nueva Ecija Numbered Three hundred Numbered Two hundred officers and employees official or employee patent person Philippine Archipelago Philippine Civil Service Philippine Commission Philippine Islands Philippines Constabulary posts numbered prescribed proclamation Province provincial governor provincial secretary provisions of section public civil property Public Lands purpose of investigating San Lazaro Hospital section nine TAFT thereof tion Treasurer United States currency United States Philippine WRIGHT
Page 68 - It shall be the duty of the adverse claimant, within thirty days after filing his claim, to commence proceedings in a court of competent jurisdiction, to determine the question of the right of possession, and prosecute the same with reasonable diligence to final judgment; and a failure so to do shall be a waiver of his adverse claim.
Page 68 - ... and the right of way for the construction of ditches and canals for the purposes herein specified is acknowledged and confirmed ; but whenever any person, in the construction of any ditch or canal, injures or damages the possession of any settler on the public domain, the party committing such injury or damage shall be liable to the party injured for such injury or damage.
Page 68 - ... the applicants, and they shall be at liberty to obtain the same at the most reasonable rates, and they shall also be at liberty to employ any United States Deputy Surveyor to make the survey.
Page 68 - No money shall be paid out of the Treasury except in pursuance of an appropriation made by law.
Page 68 - That every person above the age of twenty-one years who is a citizen of the United States...
Page 29 - No franchise or right shall be granted to any individual, firm, or corporation, except under the condition that it shall be subject to amendment, alteration, or repeal by the Congress of the Philippines when the public interest so requires.
Page 68 - That two years after the completion and publication of the census, in case such condition- of general and complete peace Avith recognition of the authority of the United States shall have continued in the territory of said Islands not inhabited by Moros or other non-Christian tribes and such facts shall have been certified to the President by the Philippine Commission, the President upon being satisfied thereof shall direct said Commission to call, and the Commission Shall call.
Page 68 - ... shall be held to authorize only one entry by the same person or association of persons ; and no association of persons, any member of which shall have taken the benefit of such sections, either as an individual or as a member of any other association, shall enter or hold any other lands under the provisions thereof; and no member of any association which shall have taken the benefit of such section shall enter or hold any other lands under their provisions...
Page 68 - That the Supreme Court of the United States shall have jurisdiction to review, revise, reverse, modify, or affirm the final judgments and decrees of the supreme court of the Philippine Islands in all actions, cases, causes, and proceedings now pending therein or hereafter determined thereby in which the Constitution or any statute, treaty, title, right, or privilege of the United States is involved...
Page 68 - No person shall be eligible to such election who is not a qualified elector of the election district in which he may be chosen, owing allegiance to the United States, and twenty-five years of age.