Department of the Interior and Related Agencies Appropriations for 1985: Hearings Before a Subcommittee of the Committee on Appropriations, House of Representatives, Ninety-eighth Congress, Second Session, Part 10

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Page 363 - That there is hereby established at the seat of Government of the United States a Department of Agriculture, the general design and duties of which shall be to acquire and to diffuse among the people of the United States useful information on subjects connected with agriculture in the most general and comprehensive sense of that word, and to procure, propagate, and distribute among the people new and valuable seeds and plants.
Page 71 - Bureau of Indian Affairs, Bureau of Land Management, Minerals Management Service, Office of Surface Mining, Bureau of Reclamation, US Geological Survey, Bureau of Mines (see separate listings in Chapter 1 2 for latter two).
Page 200 - Acts, dating from 1908, require that a percentage of receipts be paid to the States or counties for the benefit of those areas affected by the presence of these Federal lands. A provision of the Act of May 23, 1908, as amended, the predominant authority, requires payment to the States of 25 percent of the receipts...
Page 194 - States of 25 percent of the receipts in each fiscal year from each National Forest to be used as prescribed by the State legislature for the benefit of public schools and public roads in the counties where the National Forests are located. Similar provisions are found in the 1911 Weeks Law and in the Bankhead-Oones Farm Tenant Act of 1937.
Page 187 - General to select, appoint, and employ such officers and employees as may be necessary for carrying out the functions, powers, and duties of the...
Page 195 - Its activities for the next four years and at least the next four decades. 1986-2030. Formulation of the RPA program is based on an assessment of future demand for and supplies of those resources and the productivity and efficiency of Forest Service programs In Increasing supply.
Page 296 - June 9, 1930, and all amounts earned or allowed any purchaser of national forest timber and other forest products within such State as purchaser credits, for the construction of roads on the National Forest Transportation System within such national forests or parts thereof in connection with any Forest Service timber sales contract.
Page 131 - US Department of the Interior, before the House Subcommittee on Appropriations for the Department of the Interior and Related Agencies.

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