Agriculture, Rural Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations for Fiscal Year 2002: Hearings Before a Subcommittee of the Committee on Appropriations, United States Senate, One Hundred Seventh Congress, First Session, on H.R. 2330/S. 1191, an Act Making Appropriations for Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Programs for the Fiscal Year Ending September 30, 2002 and for Other Purposes : Commodity Futures Trading Commission, Department of Agriculture ... Nondepartmental Witnesses

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Page 415 - Other agencies, such as the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) were created as independent agencies with vast adjudicative powers, as is typical for the model independent regulatory commission.
Page 383 - That there shall be at the seat of Government a Department of Labor, the general design and duties of which shall be to acquire and diffuse among the people of the United States useful information on subjects connected with labor, in the most general and comprehensive sense of that word, and especially upon its relation to capital, the hours of labor, the earnings of laboring men and women, and the means of promoting their material, social, intellectual, and moral prosperity.
Page 327 - These activities are administered through the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the National Institutes of Health (NIH), the...
Page 439 - Due to predicted increases in school enrollment in fiscal year 2002, average daily participation in both the National School Lunch Program (NSLP) and the School Breakfast Program (SBP...
Page 612 - Agriculture is authorized to make competitive grants, for periods not to exceed five years, to State agricultural experiment stations, all colleges and universities, other research institutions and organizations, Federal agencies, private organizations or corporations, and individuals, for research to further the programs of the Department of Agriculture.
Page 439 - SPECIAL SUPPLEMENTAL NUTRITION PROGRAM FOR WOMEN, INFANTS, AND CHILDREN (WIC) The purpose of the WIC Program is to improve the health of nutritionally at-risk, low-income, pregnant, breastfeeding and postpartum women, infants and children up to their fifth birthday.
Page 452 - Guidelines* used by the Department of Justice (DOJ) and the Federal Trade Commission (FTC...
Page 586 - ... the General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade, and the North American Free Trade Agreement; various income and excise tax measures; and alternative pricing measures for milk.
Page 352 - Congress intended when it passed the Drug Price Competition and Patent Term Restoration Act of 1984 (commonly known as the Hatch-Waxman Act after its principal sponsors).
Page 291 - Mr. Chairman this concludes my statement. My colleagues and I will be happy to answer any questions that the committee has today.

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