Agriculture Department Appropriation Bill for 1942: Hearings Before the Subcommittee of the Committee on Appropriations, House of Representatives, Seventy-seventh Congress, First Session, on the Agriculture Department Appropriation Bill for 1942, Parts 1-2

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Page 717 - Provided, That certificates Issued by the authorized agents of the Department shall be received In all courts of the United States as prima facie evidence of the truth of the statements therein contained.
Page 159 - ... section 6 of such Act, (3) to require the reduction in salary of any person who is transferred from one position to another position in the same or different grade, in the same or different...
Page 296 - That the Secretary of Agriculture is authorized to make such expenditures for equipment, supplies, and materials, including the employment of persons and means in the District of Columbia and elsewhere, and to employ such means as may be necessary to execute the functions imposed upon him by this Act.
Page 209 - Agriculture is authorized and directed to conduct research into laws and principles underlying basic problems of agriculture in its broadest aspects ; research relating to the improvement of the quality of, and the development of new and improved methods of production of, distribution of, and new and extended uses and markets for, agricultural commodities and by products and manufactures thereof; and research relating to the conservation, development, and use of land and water resources for agricultural...
Page 435 - Corps men and the cooperative assistance of members of the staff of the Division of Plant Exploration and Introduction of the Bureau of Plant Industry.
Page 470 - Invention is used or liable to be used in the public interest : Provided, That the applicant In his application shall state that the invention described therein, if patented, may be manufactured and used by or for the Government for governmental purposes without the payment to him of any royalty thereon, which stipulation shall be included in the patent.
Page 238 - An act to provide for the further development of agricultural extension work between the agricultural colleges in the several states receiving the benefits of the act entitled 'An act donating public lands to the several states and territories which may provide colleges for the benefit of agriculture and the mechanic arts,' approved July 2, 1862, and all acts supplementary thereto, and the United States department of agriculture.
Page 531 - ... and including the payment of rewards under regulations of the Secretary of Agriculture for information leading to the arrest and conviction for violation of the laws and regulations relating to fires in or near national forests, or for the unlawful taking of, or injury to, Government property...
Page 234 - That co-operative agricultural extension work shall consist of the giving of instruction and practical demonstrations in agriculture and home economics to persons not attending or resident in said colleges in the several communities, and imparting to such persons information on said subjects through field demonstrations, publications, and otherwise...
Page 644 - The Secretary shall make a full report to Congress, at the beginning of each regular session, of the administration of the functions with which he is charged under this Act.

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