Reorganization Plan No. 1 of 1950: Hearings Before the Committee on Expenditures in the Executive Departments, United States Senate, Eighty-first Congress, Second Session, on S. Res. 246 and S. Res. 247 ... April 11 and 12, 1950
U.S. Government Printing Office, 1950 - 82 pages
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action administration agencies AMBERG American Bankers Association appointed approval Assistant authority become believe Board BRUMBAUGH Bureau CHAIRMAN chief committee Comptroller Comptroller's office concerned confidence Congress correct course Currency decisions delegate direction Director dual banking system duties economy effect efficiency examiners executive branch exercise existing expenditures fact Federal Reserve Federal Reserve Board feel FLEMING follow functions funds further future give given Government head hearings Hoover Commission important independent independent status influence Insurance interested LAWTON legislation letter matter ment national banking system objectives operation opinion opposed organization perform PETERSON policies political position possible present President proposed question reasons recommendations record reference relating Reorganization Plan representing resolution respect responsibility result Secretary Senator BENTON Senator ROBERTSON served sound statement supervision supervisory Thank tion transfer Treasury Department United
Page 2 - Sec. 2. Performance of functions of Secretary. — The Secretary of the Interior may from time to time make such provisions as he shall deem appropriate authorizing the performance by any other officer, or by any agency or employee, of the Department of the Interior of any function of the Secretary, Including any function transferred to the Secretary by the provisions of this reorganization plan.
Page 2 - ... the Coast Guard, which shall constitute a part of the military forces of the United States and which shall operate under the Treasury Department in time of peace and operate as a part of the Navy, subject to the orders of the Secretary of the Navy, in time of war or when the President shall so direct.
Page 73 - There shall be in the Department of the Treasury a bureau charged with the execution of all laws passed by Congress relating to the issue and regulation of national currency secured by United States bonds...
Page 29 - The head of each department is authorized to prescribe regulations, not inconsistent with law, for the government of his department, the conduct of its officers and clerks, and the distribution and performance of its business and the custody, use and preservation of the records, papers, and property appertaining to it.
Page 1 - No. 4 of 1950 is necessary to accomplish one or more of the purposes set forth in section 2 (a) of the Reorganization Act of 1949.
Page 46 - Government, as nearly as may be, according to major purposes ; (5) to reduce the number of agencies by consolidating those having similar functions under a single head, and to abolish such agencies or functions as may not be necessary for the efficient conduct of the Government ; and (6) to eliminate overlapping and duplication of effort.
Page 46 - Government; (3) to increase the efficiency of the operations of the Government to the fullest extent practicable...
Page 1 - I have also found and hereby declare that it is necessary to include in the accompanying reorganization plan, by reason of reorganizations made thereby, provisions for the appointment and compensation of new officers specified in sections 2 and 3 of the plan.