B-123503, JUL. 25, 1955

B-123503: Jul 25, 1955

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IS ACKNOWLEDGED WITH THANKS. WHILE YOUR VIEWS ARE FULLY APPRECIATED. WE HAVE NO ALTERNATIVE BUT TO REQUIRE COLLECTION OF THE PRESENT CLAIM OF THE GOVERNMENT.

B-123503, JUL. 25, 1955

TO MAYNARD F. ROBINSON, ESQUIRE:

RECEIPT OF YOUR LETTER DATED JULY 19, 1955, RELATIVE TO THE CLAIM OF THE UNITED STATES AGAINST THE ALAMO MOTOR LINES, INC., IS ACKNOWLEDGED WITH THANKS.

WHILE YOUR VIEWS ARE FULLY APPRECIATED, WE ADHERE TO THE POSITION THAT THE DUTY IMPOSED UPON THIS OFFICE TO SETTLE AND ADJUST CLAIMS BY AND AGAINST THE UNITED STATES REQUIRES THE PROMPT COLLECTION OF ESTABLISHED INDEBTEDNESSES TO THE UNITED STATES. UNDER THE CIRCUMSTANCES SHOWN BY THE RECORD, INCLUDING AN UNEQUIVOCAL DETERMINATION OF THE PERTINENT FACTS BY THE ADMINISTRATIVE AGENCY INVOLVED, WE HAVE NO ALTERNATIVE BUT TO REQUIRE COLLECTION OF THE PRESENT CLAIM OF THE GOVERNMENT.