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PAY AND ALLOWANCES.
As one fund, 1593.
Persons at distant stations, 1600.
ployees, 1604. Assignment of pay
By enlisted men, 1605.
dental surgeons, 1607. Pay checks drawn as indicated by in
dorsement on pay account, 1608. Retained pay, 1609. Pay withheld to discharge debts to the
United States, 1610.
1616. Certificate of nonindebtedness of ac
countable officers of volunteers,
1617. Pay withheld for preventing social inter
course between officers and enlisted
men, 1618. StoppagesDuring suspended sentence of dis
honorable discharge, 1619. Repayment of detained pay, 1620. Savings deposit :
General provisions, 1621.
According to grade, 1627.
ing World War, 1632.
Field officers, 1639.
teer forces included, 1643.
Detailed to active duty, 1646.
Bonus when wholly retired, 1647.
originally appointed, 1649.
Above the grade of major, 1652. Detailed to educational institutions,
1653. Supernumerary officers discharged at
own request, 1654.
Additional pay limited, 1656.
aeronauts, 1659. Temporary forces in Air Service and
Signal Corps, 1660.
Pay of officers-Continued.
Pay of officers, 1661.
puting accrued leave, 1663. Instruetors at service schools, 1664. Officers detailed outside United
States, and to Alaska, 1665.
No bounty for enlisting, 1670.
According to grade, 1671.
service pay, 1680. Additional pay
Mess sergeants, mechanics, etc., 1681.
flight duty, 1683.
On Army transport, 1689.
Warrant officers, 1691,
many, 1692. Enlistment or reenlistment bonus, 1693. Continuous service pay
1696. Active service of National Guard and
reserve officers countel, 1097. Bonus on discharge
1699. Decorations of honor
Rates of additional pay, 1700,
Rank not considered, 1702.
Pay of enlisted men-Continued.
Temporarily commissioned, 1706.
active service, 1707. Beginning of pay, 1708.
Prior to muster in, 1709.
Leave of absence, 1717.
Voluntary allotments, 1720.
For enlisted men, 1721.
Presumption of marriage, 1726.
Erroneous, 1730. Family allowance : During Mexican punitive expedition,
Maximum amount, 1732,
Illegitimate child, 1737.
Refunded by beneficiary, 1746.
According to grades, 1748.
Dependents provided for, 1751.
No claim for quarters for servants, 1760.
Mounted officers, 1762.
West of the Mississippi River, 1764.
Officers overseas or in Alaska, 1769.
From point of purcbase, 1770.
After death of officers, 1772.
Exceeding allowance, 1775.
Of discharged enlisted men, 1776.
Duty without troops, 1777.
Engineer officers, 1784.
Engineer officers, 1788.
Travel pay and traveling expenses--Contd.
Ordnance officers, 1793.
By sea, 1797.
Recruits and recruiting parties, 1798.
Federal service, 180.5.
On aviation business, 1811.
Road Commissioners of Alaska, 1813,
Special aviation duty, 1815.
Retired enlisted men, 1818.
Appropriations chargeable, 1820.
Vocational trainees, 1823.
Veterans of Civil War, 1826.
Army nurses, 1828.
theater, 18283. Headstones in private cemeteries, 1829. Monuments in Cuba and China, 1830 Headstones for Confederate veterans,
1831. Transportation of baggage of civilians,
Death from aviation accident, 1836,
killed at sea, 1837.
1593. Pay of the Army Fund.-All the money hereinbefore appropriated for pay of the Army and miscellaneous, except the appropriation for mileage to commissioned officers, warrant officers, members of the Officers' Reserve Corps when ordered to active duty, contract surgeons, expert accountant, Inspector General's Department, Army field clerks, and field clerks of the Quartermaster Corps, when authorized by law, shall be disbursed and accounted for as pay of the Army, and for that purpose shall constitute one fund. Act of June 5, 1920 (41 Stat. 956), making appropriations for the support of the Army.
Similar provisions appear in previous appropriation acts for many years.
Provisions that no part of the sums appropriated for support of the Regular Army shall be used for the expenses of the organized militia while engaged in joint encampment, etc., of the Regular Army and militia, under sec. 15, act of Jan. 21, 1903 (32 Stat. 777), were added to that section by amendment by sec. 9, act of May 27, 1908 (35 Stat. 402). Said section was omitted as superseded by sec. 94, act of June 3, 1916, 2574, post.
For regulations for the method of making payments to enlisted men, see paragraphs 1315-1346, A. R., 1913. 1594. Examination of pay accounts.
* Provided, That hereafter all the accounts of individual paymasters shall be analyzed under the several heads of the appropriation and recorded in detail by the Paymaster-General of the Army before said accounts are forwarded to the Treasury Department for final audit, and the Secretary of War may hereafter authorize the assignment to duty in the office of the Paymaster-General, not to exceed five paymasters' clerks, now authorized by law, Act of Mar. 2, 1905 (33 stat. 832). 1595. Pay of the Army forwarded by mail or express.
And prorided further, That hereafter the Secretary of War is also authorized to arrange for the payment of the enlisted men serving at posts or places where no paymaster is on duty, by check or by currency, to be sent to them by mail or express, at the expense and risk of the United States. Act of Feb. 27, 1893 (27 Stat. 479).
Notes of Decisions.
Loss of funds.-A paymaster of the troops, which sume were not found in the Army who alleges that he inclosed certain package when received, the seals being unsums of money in a package transmitted broken, is not entitled to credit therefor. by him to an officer for the payment of 6 Comp. Dec., 940.
1596. Officers to receive monthly payments. The sums hereinbefore allowed shall be paid in monthly payments by the paymaster. R. S. 1268.
The reference in this section to “sums hereinbefore allowed is to the sums allowed as pay of officers in R. S. 1261-1267, post, 1627, 1637, 1638, 1634, 1661, 1667, 1639.
Rules for division of time and computation of pay, where compensation is annual or monthly, 949, ante.
Notes of Decisions.
Overpayments. --See (1882) 17 Op. Atty. 603; (1885) 18 Op. Atty. Gen. 158; (1885) Gen. 425, 448 ; (1883) 17 Op. Atty. Gen: 1
18 Op. Atty. Gen, 229. 1597. Monthly payment of enlisted men, Signal Corps.-Provided further, That the pay of the enlisted men, including the items of commutation of quarters, and commutation of fuel, shall be paid monthly to each enlisted man entitled thereto by one check upon one properly certified voucher. Act of Aug. 30, 1890 (26 Stat. 100), making appropriations for sundry civil expenses: Signal Service.
This was the last of several provisos annexed to appropriations for pay, etc., of ofrers and enlisted men, “ Signal Service." All the provisos preceding this related in terms to the Signal Service or Signal Corps, and this proviso appears not to have been intended to have any different application. The act was passed before the reorganization of the Signal Corps as part of the military establishment by act of Oct. 1, 1890, ante, 658.