Public Buildings and Grounds: Hearings Before the United States House Committee on Public Buildings and Grounds, Seventieth Congress, First Session, on May 16, 18, 1928
U.S. Government Printing Office, 1928 - Public buildings - 27 pages
Committee Serial No. 7. Considers legislation on Supreme Court site selection and construction, and miscellaneous building projects and land conveyances.
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Page 2 - Senate, the chairman and the ranking minority member of the Committee on Public Buildings and Grounds of the House of Representatives, and the Architect of the Capitol.
Page 24 - by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the Secretary of Agriculture be, and he is hereby, authorized and directed to collect and publish statistics of the quantity of leaf tobacco in all forms in the United States, in the possession of dealers, manufacturers, growers' cooperative associations, warehousemen, brokers, holders, or owners, other than the original growers of tobacco.
Page 25 - Edwards the resolution was ordered favorably reported.) (Thereupon, the committee proceeded to the consideration of other business.) HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES, COMMITTEE ON PUBLIC BUILDINGS AND GROUNDS, Friday, May 18, 1928.
Page 1 - Rogers (chairman) presiding. The CHAIRMAN. The committee will be in order. We have met this morning to take testimony on HR 46.
Page 23 - Lanham, the bill was ordered favorably reported.) (Thereupon, the committee proceeded to the consideration of other business.) HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES, COMMITTEE ON PUBLIC BUILDINGS AND GROUNDS, Wednesday, April 18, 1928.
Page 25 - Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the Director of Public Buildings and Public Parks of the National Capital...
Page 2 - There is hereby authorized to be appropriated the sum of $9,740,000, or so much thereof as may be necessary, to enable the commission to carry out the provisions of this act. Appropriations made under authority of this act shall be disbursed by the disbursing officer of the Department of the Interior. The CHAIRMAN.
Page 2 - Congress of preliminary plans and estimates of costs for the construction of a building for the Supreme Court of the United States. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That there is hereby created a commission to be known as the "United States Supreme Court Building Commission" and to be composed of the Chief Justice of the United States, an associate justice of the United States to be designated by the Supreme Court of the...
Page 2 - ... comptroller shall give public notice, for not less than one month, through the public press, that such public building is to be erected, together with a statement of the amount appropriated therefor and other details of the proposed construction, and that any and all architects who may see fit may submit plans, specifications, and estimates of cost for the construction of such building.