To Facilitate the Work of the United States Department of Agriculture, Hearing Before the Subcommittee on Departmental Oversight and Consumer Relations of ..., 88-1 on H.R. 7155, July 25, 1963
1963 - 41 pages
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Page 26 - ... per centum shall be added to any one item of appropriation except in cases of extraordinary emergency...
Page 18 - States for the purposes of erecting thereon any armory, arsenal, fort, fortification, navy yard, customhouse, lighthouse, or other public building of any kind whatever, until the written opinion of the Attorney General shall be had in favor of the validity of the title, nor until the consent of the legislature of the State in which the land or site may be, to such purchase, has been given.
Page 4 - Any officer or employee appointed and assigned to a post abroad pursuant to this title may, in the discretion of the Secretary of Agriculture, be assigned for duty in the continental United States, without regard to the civil service laws (and without reduction in grade if an appropriate position at the employee's grade is not available in any agency of the Department of Agriculture), for a period of not more than three years: Provided, That the total number of such employees assigned for duty in...
Page 18 - No public money shall be expended upon any site or land purchased by the United States for the...
Page 4 - The Secretary of Agriculture is authorized to make grants, for periods not to exceed five years' duration, to State agricultural experiment stations, colleges, universities, and other research institutions and organizations and to Federal and private organizations and individuals for research to further the programs of the Department of Agriculture.
Page 6 - ... use the land for the estimated life of or need for the structure, including the right to remove any such structure within a reasonable time after the termination of the right to use the land: Provided further, That appropriations and funds available to the Department of Agriculture shall be available for expenses in connection with acquiring the right to use land for such purposes under long-term lease or other agreement. SEC. 2. The Secretary of Agriculture is authorized to make grants, for...
Page 6 - FR 57, Jan. 6, 1954, unless otherwise noted. § 10.1 Determinations. The Research and Marketing Act of 1946 (Public Law 733 — 79th Congress; 60 Stat. 1082) authorizes contracts with public and private agencies, firms, and individuals for conducting research and marketing services work upon a determination that the work will be carried out more effectively, more rapidly, or more economically, than if performed by the Department of Agriculture.
Page 3 - The subcommittee met, pursuant to notice, at 10:05 am, in room 1310, Longworth House Office Building, Hon. Paul C. Jones (chairman of the subcommittee) presiding. Present : Representatives Jones, Johnson of Wisconsin, Matsunaga, Dague, Harvey of Indiana, Dole, and Beermann.
Page 4 - USC 1884), is hereby amended — (1) by striking the word "insurance" and substituting the word "benefits" ; (2) by inserting after "Federal Employee's Group Life Insurance Act of . 1954" the words "and the Federal Employees Health Benefits Act of 1959," and (3) by inserting after "employees' life insurance fund" the words "or the employees' health benefits fund, as the case may be,".