Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations for 2004: Hearings Before a Subcommittee of the Committee on Appropriations, House of Representatives, One Hundred Eighth Congress, First Session, Part 1

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Page 1118 - There is hereby established at the seat of Government of the United States a Department of Agriculture, the general designs 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 1347 - It shall be the duty of said bureau to formulate standards and policies which shall promote the welfare of wage-earning women, improve their working conditions, increase their efficiency, and advance their opportunities for profitable employment.
Page 1011 - Secretary is authorized to accept lands, buildings, equipment, and other contributions from public and private sources and to prosecute projects in cooperation with other agencies, Federal, State, or private...
Page 1033 - ... there is an urgent need to .provide more effective means and measures for improving the working conditions and practices in the Nation's coal mines...
Page 5 - Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA...
Page 284 - For purposes of this section, a serious violation shall be deemed to exist in a place of employment if there is a substantial probability that death or serious physical harm could result from a condition which exists, or from one or more practices, means, methods, operations, or processes which have been adopted or are in use, in such place of employment unless the employer did not, and could not with the exercise of reasonable diligence, know of the presence of the violation.
Page 742 - USC 944), from the amount received as compensation for death of an employee where no person is entitled to compensation for such death and from fines and penalties collected; to be used for the payment of additional compensation under the provisions of subdivisions (f) and (g) of section 8 of the act of March 4, 1927 (33 USC 908; 31 V.
Page 930 - That none of funds appropriated under this paragraph shall be obligated or expended to prescribe ., issue, administer, or enforce any standard, rule, regulation, or order under the Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970 which Is applicable to any person who is engaged in a farming operation which does not maintain a temporary labor camp and employs 10 or fewer employees ^/Provided farther.
Page 931 - Within 48 hours after the occurrence of an employment accident which is fatal to one or more employees or which results in...

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