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Act Oct, 1,
31 Stat. 1309.
stock subscribed for or taken, and all property owned by said company and the amount for which said stockholders shall be liable in excess of their stock, shall be taken and considered as the security required by law for the faithful performance of its duties, and shall be absolutely liable in case of any default whatever; and in case of the insolvency or dissolution of said company, the debts due from the said company as trustee, guardian, receiver, executor, administrator, collector, or committee of the estate of lunatics, idiots, or any other fiduciary appointment shall have a preference.
Sec. 746. BOND MAY BE REQUIRED.—The supreme court 1890, sec. 32; 26 Stat. L., 631. of the District of Columbia, or any justice thereof, shall 1901, sec. 746' have power to make orders respecting such company
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receiver, executor, administrator with or without the will annexed, collector, committee of the estate of a lunatic, idiot, or any other fiduciary, and require the said company to render all accounts which might lawfully be made or required by any court or any justice thereof if such trustee, guardian, receiver, executor, administrator with or without the will annexed, collector, committee of the estate of a lunatic or idiot, or fiduciary were a natural person. And said court, or any justice thereof, at any time, on application of any person interested, may appoint some suitable person to examine into the affairs and standing of such companies, who shall make a full report thereof to the court, and said court, or any justice thereof, may at any time, in its discretion, require of said company a bond with sureties or other security for the faithful performance of its obligations, and such sureties or other security shall be liable to the same extent and in the same manner as if given or pledged by a natural
person. Act Oct. 1, SEC. 747. CORPORATIONS ORGANIZED UNDER STATE LAWS.26 Stat. L., 631: No corporation or company organized by virtue of the 1961, sec. 747; laws of any of the States of this Union and having its
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bia shall carry on in the District of Columbia any of the kinds of business named in this subchapter without strict compliance in all particulars with the provisions of this subchapter for the government of such corporations formed under it, and each one of the officers of the corporation or company so offending shall be punished by fine not exceeding one thousand dollars or imprisonment not exceeding one year, or by both fine and imprisonment, in the discretion of the court.
SEC. 748. RIGHT TO AMEND OR REPEAL RESERVED TO Con. 34 28 stat. L., 632. GRESS.—Congress may at any time alter, amend, or repeal Act Mar:a3: this subchapter, but any such amendment or repeal shall
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under this subchapter, take away or impair any remedy given against such corporation, its stockholders or officers, for any liability or penalty which shall have been previously incurred.
1890, sec. 33;
31 Stat. 1309.
Act Oct. 1,
1901, sec. 748;
INDEX TO NATIONAL-BANK ACT, ETC.
Acknowledgment. (See Oath.)
District of Columbia.)
of District of Columbia.)
Application to issue, to be approved by the Comptroller and
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Circulation, to witness destruction...
Witnessing destruction of circulation by..
Proposed, to national-bank act to be made in Comptroller's
Restriction of, to articles of association...
Agent to examine bonds...
Vacancies in board of directors.
Amendment of, for extension of corporate existence.
Title and location, change of........
Transportation of notes.....
Shareholders' lists accessible to...
Additional circulation banks' assets liable for redemption...
Insolvent banks, distribution of..
United States as paramount lien on.
Of assets after insolvency, void.
United States bonds as security for circulation.
Circulation, unfit, to be sent to Treasurer for redemption..
Unauthorized withdrawal of public money from..
Not to issue prior to final judgment of court.
Bonds of expiring associations...
Sale of dissenting shareholders' stock.
Association may own.
Transfer of, to create a preference, void..
Shareholders', on election of agents.
Annual examination of, provided for...
able as security for circulation...
tools, etc., used in printing..
troller relative to ..