Hearings, Reports and Prints of the Senate Committee on Interior and Insular Affairs
U.S. Government Printing Office, 1975 - Legislative hearings
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Page 120 - Property does become clothed with a public interest when used in a manner to make it of public consequence, and affect the community at large.
Page 1057 - Budget is authorized to make such additional incidental dispositions of personnel, personnel positions, assets, liabilities, contracts, property, records, and unexpended balances of appropriations, authorizations, allocations, and other funds held, used, arising from, available to or to be made available in connection with...
Page 191 - There shall be at the seat of government 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 170 - Administration to carry out this responsibility in a 10-State area consisting of West Virginia, Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia, Florida, Alabama, Mississippi, Tennessee, and Kentucky. Broad objectives The agency's overall, continuing objectives are defined by section 5. Under its terms the agency is required to "transmit and dispose...
Page 740 - Forestry in general, and forest reserves other than those created from the public domain.
Page 168 - Survey, and the classification of the public lands and examination of the Geological Structure, mineral resources and products of the national domain...
Page 422 - Treasury) equal to the average rate paid by the United States on its long-term loans outstanding at the time the repayment contract is negotiated...
Page 758 - Assessment activities undertaken by the Office may be initiated upon the request of: 1. the chairman of any standing, special, or select committee of either House of the Congress, or of any joint committee of the Congress, acting for himself or at the request of the ranking minority member or a majority of the committee members; 2. the Board; or 3. the Director, in consultation with the Board.
Page 741 - Receiving and examining reports of the Comptroller General of the United States and of submitting such recommendations to the Senate as it deems necessary or desirable in connection with the subject matter of such reports ; (6) Studying the operation of Government activities at all levels with a view to determining its economy and efficiency...