Reorganization of the Department of Agriculture: Hearings Before the Committee on Expenditures in the Executive Departments, United States Senate, Eighty-second Congress, First Session, on S.1149, a Bill to Provide for the Reorganization of the Department of Agriculture in Accordance with the Recommendations of the Commission on Organization of the Executive Branch of Government--
U.S. Government Printing Office, 1951 - 577 pages
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Page 533 - Prepared by the President and transmitted to the Senate and the House of Representatives in Congress assembled, March 13, 1950, pursuant to the provisions of the Reorganization Act of 1949, approved June 20, 1949 DEPARTMENT OP AGRICULTURE SECTION 1.
Page 89 - An act to stop injury to the public grazing lands by preventing overgrazing and soil deterioration, to provide for their orderly use, improvement, and development, to stabilize the livestock industry dependent upon the public range, and for other purposes," approved June 28, 1934 (48 Stat.
Page 78 - It is hereby declared to be the policy of Congress to promote economy, efficiency, and improved service in the transaction of the public business...
Page 533 - I have also found and hereby declare that it is necessary to include in the accompanying reorganization plan, by reason of reorganizations made thereby, provisions for the appointment and compensation of new officers specified in sections 2 and 3 of the plan.
Page 371 - Mr. Chairman and gentlemen of the committee. My name is Clyde T. Ellis. I am executive manager of the National Rural Electric Cooperative Association, the national service organization of over 90 percent of the rural electric systems in the country.
Page 3 - Welfare of any of the records, property, personnel and unexpended balances (available or to be made available) of appropriations, allocations, and other funds of the Department which relate to functions affected by this reorganization plan.
Page 262 - Congress, first session) becomes law: Provided further, That no grant, loan, or contribution for the maintenance or operation of public schools in any State shall be made without prior consultation with the State department of education and the United States Office of Education : Provided...
Page 76 - ... to the Committee on Agriculture of the House of Representatives and the Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry of the Senate.
Page 349 - Order shall continue in full force and effect unless and until withdrawn or superseded by or under the direction of the Secretary under the authority of this Order.