emolument


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compensation received by virtue of holding an office or having employment (usually in the form of wages or fees)

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No Senator or Representative shall, during the Time for which he was elected, be appointed to any civil Office under the authority of the United States, which shall have been created, or the Emoluments whereof shall have been increased during such time; and no Person holding any Office under the United States, shall be a Member of either House during his Continuance in Office.
He forthwith offered to fill the place, without taking the emoluments, of the invalided headwaiter--on the understanding, as a matter of course, that the landlord consented to board and lodge him free of expense at the inn.
As noted above, an emolument includes compensation or other items of value.
The former minister agreed to receive the emolument only after consultations to ensure that it did not contradict Bahrain's constitution and was keen to pay it back after learning that there had been a suspicion it had contravened the constitution, Mr Humaidan said.
Constitution, which states: "No person holding any office of profit or trust under them, shall, without the consent of the Congress, accept of any present, emolument, office, or title, of any kind whatever, from any king, prince or foreign state.
Information from Torit outlined the major problems facing the Speaker was management and disbursement of assembly fund especially emolument to members she regards loyal to her.
Current law required the reporting of the salary, compensation, and emolument received by the three senior officers and directors of the company and the salary, compensation, or emoluments received by any officer or other person, firm, or corporation which amounts to more than $60,000 annually.
Business must be prepared for another fight because what can happen is that a bill like this earns a veto, but the losing side negotiates for an emolument to ease the pain, one which ends up being taken out of the hide of business in some other form.
Milton found sufficient evidence to require Edwin Lee, 34, to stand trial on one felony count of filing a false police report and one misdemeanor count of ``receiving an unauthorized emolument, gratuity or reward.
Anglican divine Thomas Gaisford (1779-1855) confidently proclaimed in a Christmas sermon "The study of Greek literature not only elevates above the vulgar herd, but can lead to positions of considerable emolument, not only in this world, but the next.
While GLAD awaits the court's decision, Bonauto said they are banking on the state constitution's common benefits clause, which states that government is "instituted for the common benefit, protection, and security of the people, nation, or community, and not the particular emolument or advantage of any single person, family, or set of persons who are part only of that community.
org/interactive-constitution/articles/article-i/the-foreign-emoluments-clause-article-i-section-9-clause-8/clause/34) foreign emoluments clause in Article 1, Section 9, Clause 8 of the Constitution states: "[No] person holding any office of profit or trust under them, shall, without the consent of the Congress, accept of any present, emolument, office, or title, of any kind whatever, from any king, prince or foreign state.
The appeal judges, Lord Carloway, sitting with Lord Menzies and Lord Drummond Young, decided that if income was derived from an employee's services as an employee, it was an emolument or earnings and "assessable to income tax".
Bridal photo shoots have an obsession amongst the lower class who is earning least emolument.
A survey by Emolument, a salary data provider, revealed that average total compensation for senior employees at UBS in 2012 was below that offered by rivals JPMorgan Chase & Co (NYSE: JPM) and Morgan Stanley (NYSE: MS).