Departments of Veterans Affairs and Housing and Urban Development, and Independent Agencies Appropriations for 1998: Hearings Before a Subcommittee of the Committee on Appropriations, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fifth Congress, First Session, Part 2

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Page 377 - State and local governments, and other concerned public and private organizations, to use all practicable means and measures, including financial and technical assistance, in a manner calculated to foster and promote the general welfare, to create and maintain conditions under which man and nature can exist in productive harmony, and fulfill the social, economic, and other requirements of present and future generations of Americans.
Page 569 - That the revolving fund shall be available for services as authorized by 5 USC 3109 but at rates for individuals not to exceed the per diem rate equivalent to the rate for level V of the Executive Schedule (5 USC 5316): Provided further.
Page 328 - Quality shall coordinate the regulations, policies, and procedures of Federal agencies with respect to the Refuse Act permit program. (b) The Council on Environmental Quality, after consultation with the Secretary, the Administrator, the Secretary of the Interior, the Secretary of Commerce, the Secretary of Agriculture, and the Attorney General, shall from time to time or as directed by the President advise the President respecting the Implementation of the Refuse Act permit program, including recommendations...
Page 390 - Commission administers, operates, and maintains twenty-four permanent memorial cemeteries and twenty-eight monuments, memorials, and markers in fifteen countries around the world. We have eight World War I and 14 World War II cemeteries located in Europe, the Mediterranean, North Africa, and the Philippines All of these cemeteries are closed to burials except for the remains of the War Dead who may occasionally be discovered in World War I or World War II Battlefield areas In addition, we are responsible...
Page 701 - That during the current fiscal year, the President may exempt this appropriation from the provisions of subsection ic) of section 3679 of the Revised Statutes, as amended, whenever he deems such action to be necessary in the interest of national defense: {Provided further.
Page 379 - Through the enactment of the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969, the Environmental Quality Improvement Act of 1970, and other legislation, the Executive Branch and...
Page 390 - Commission is a small, one-of-akind organization, that is responsible for commemorating the services of American Armed Forces where they have served since April 6, 1917 (the date of US entry into World War I) through the...
Page 249 - ... management of all impacted lands, such approval to be contingent upon compliance by the Federal agency with all applicable laws, including the National Environmental Policy Act (42 USC 4321 et seq.), the Forest and Rangeland Renewable Resources Planning Act of 1974, as amended (16 USC 1600 et seq.), and the Federal Land Policy and Management Act (43 USC 1701 et seq.). (2) USE NOT PERMITTED. — A State may not use moneys received under this part for — (A) condemnation of any kind of interest...
Page 241 - ... if either of the following circumstances exist: (1) The release or threatened release was primarily caused by activities of the owner or operator of the equipment described in subsection (a).
Page 245 - Chairman, Subcommittee on Interior and Related Agencies, Committee on Appropriations, United States House of Representatives...

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