World War Veterans' Legislation: Hearings Before the Subcommittee on Hospitals of the Committee on World War Veterans' Legislation, House of Representatives, Seventy-first Congress, Second and Third Sessions. Hospital Building Program : Idaho, Washington, Oregon, California, Nevada, Wyoming
United States. Congress. House. Committee on World War Veterans' Legislation. Subcommittee on Hospitals
U.S. Government Printing Office, 1931 - Veterans' hospitals - 153 pages
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Page 108 - Howe, we will be very glad to hear what you have to say. STATEMENT OF MRS.
Page 117 - Bureau upon the request of the director thereof. SEC. 2. The construction of new hospitals or dispensaries, or the replacement, extension, alteration, remodeling, or repair of all hospitals or dispensaries heretofore or hereafter constructed shall be done in such manner as the President may determine, and he is authorized to require the architectural, engineering, constructing, or other forces of any of the departments of the Government to do or assist in such work, and to employ individuals and...
Page 110 - My suggestion is that there should be a hospital in the northern part of the State and one in the southern part of the State.
Page 15 - ... include the necessary buildings and auxiliary structures, mechanical equipment, approach work, roads and trackage facilities leading thereto ; vehicles, livestock, furniture, equipment, and accessories, and also to provide accommodations for officers, nurses, and attending personnel ; and also to provide proper and suitable recreational centers, and the Director of the United States Veterans' Bureau is authorized to accept gifts or donations for any of the purposes named herein.
Page 118 - That not to exceed 3 per centum of this sum shall be available for the employment in the District of Columbia and in the field of necessary technical and clerical assistants at the customary rates of compensation, exclusively to aid in the preparation of the plans and specifications for the projects authorized herein and for the supervision of the execution thereof, and for traveling expenses, field-office equipment, and supplies in connection therewith.
Page 79 - An Act to authorize an appropriation to provide additional hospital, domiciliary, and outpatient dispensary facilities for persons entitled to hospitalization under the World War Veterans' Act, 1924, as amended, and for other purposes," approved [December 23, 1929 (46 Stat., p.
Page 1 - The bill will be made a part of the record at this point. (The bill referred to is as follows:) [HR 13929, Seventieth Congress, first session] A BILL To provide for the enlarging of the Capitol Grounds Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United...
Page 80 - Treasury not otherwise appropriated, the sum of $2,000,000, to be immediately available and to remain available until expended; and not to exceed 3 per centum of this sum shall be available for the employment, in the District of Columbia and in the field, of necessary technical and clerical assistants at the customary rates of compensation...