Treasurer of the united states

(redirected from US Treasurer)
Also found in: Wikipedia.

TREASURER OF THE UNITED STATES, government. Before entering on the duties of his office, the treasurer is required to give bond with sufficient sureties, approved by the secretary of the treasury and the first comptroller, in the sum of one hundred and fifty thousand dollars, payable to the United States, with condition for the faithful performance of the duties of his office, and the fidelity of the. persons by him employed. Act of 2d September, 1789, s. 4.
     2. His principal duties are, 1. To receive and keep the moneys of the United States, and disburse the same by warrants drawn by the secretary of the treasury, countersigned by the proper officer, and recorded according to law. Id. s. 4. 2. To take receipts for all moneys paid by him.
     3. To render his account to the comptroller quarterly, or oftener if required, and transmit a copy thereof, when settled, to the secretary of the treasury. 4. To lay before each house, on the third day of each session of congress, fair and accurate copies of all accounts by him, from time to time, rendered to and settled with the comptroller, and a true and perfect account of the state of the treasury. 5. To submit at all times, to the secretary of the treasury and the comptroller, or either of them, the inspection of the moneys in his bands. Id. s. 4. 3. His compensation is three thousand dollars per annum. Act of 20th February, 1804, s. 1.

References in periodicals archive ?
The Hispanic Heritage Day Celebration will feature Jim Avila of ABC News and former US Treasurer Anna Escobedo Cabral as keynote speakers.
Summary: Rabat - Inter-American Development Bank Senior Advisor and former US treasurer Mme Anna Escobedo Cabral commended on Monday the efforts made by the Kingdom for the consolidation of women's rights.
While the US Treasurer Timothy Geithner stated today that he belives most banks are well capitalized and will not need further assistance, many continue to be exposed to large holdings of mortgage and credit card related securities.
The proposed legislation put forward by the Bush administration would largely award Paulson, the US treasurer, broad power to buy the debt of any financial institution for the next two years and would increase US national debt from $10.
Well, we had a fair old sell-off last week, followed by a notable event in the US Treasurer Hank Paulson's nationalisation of Fannie May and Freddie Mac.
I think that is unfair," said US Treasurer Marin at a joint press conference in Mexico City with Juan Hernandez, Mexico's top official for immigrant affairs.
The program includes readings by many illustrious narrators, such as actress Lindsay Bloom ("the New Mike Hammer"); Maureen Bunyan (WJLA-7); former US Treasurer Anna Escobeda Cabral; Distinguished Neurosurgeon and Motivational Speaker Ben Carson, MD; Vietnam Hero Allen Clark; Eleanor Clift (Newsweek); Adrian Cronauer ("Good Morning Vietnam"); former Assistant Secretary of the Air Force Craig Duehring, Country Singer Lucas Hoge, Bob Madigan (WTOP); Ron Masak ("Murder She Wrote"), WUSA newscaster Derek McGinty, and Hollywood and Broadway Star Robert Torti.
Refresh Gender: Moderated by MSNBC's Michelle Bernard with Arianna Huffington, Former US Treasurer Bay Buchanan and senior leadership of NOW 3:00 p.