Independent Offices Appropriations for 1953: Hearings Before the Subcommittee of the Committee on Appropriations, House of Representatives, Eighty-second Congress, Second Session, Parts 1-3
U.S. Government Printing Office, 1952 - Executive departments - 1623 pages
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Accounting activities actual additional Administration Admiral COCHRANE agencies amount appropriation areas assistant audit authority Average basis Board budget Bureau Chairman charge Chief claims Commission committee complete Congress construction contract correct cost COTTON course defense Department Director Division employees engineering equipment estimate examination expenditures expenses facilities fact Federal field figure filed fiscal fiscal year 1953 follows Force functions funds give going Government grades housing included increase industry interest Laboratory limitation materials matter mean military million months objects obligations Office operation percent period personal services personnel PHILLIPS planning positions present projects question rates record referred request result salary Security ships shows staff statement supply things THOMAS tion Total Transportation United Washington YATES
Page 812 - it is necessary for the national defense and development of its foreign and domestic commerce that the United States shall have a merchant marine (a) sufficient to carry its domestic water-borne commerce and a substantial portion of the water-borne export and import foreign commerce of the United States...
Page 186 - ... that he is not a member of the Communist Party or affiliated with such party, and that he does not believe in, and is not a member of or supports any organization that believes in or teaches, the overthrow of the United States Government by force or by any illegal or unconstitutional methods.
Page 75 - At this point in the record I would like to insert the article on this subject contained in the Wall Street Journal dated July 28, 1955.
Page 518 - The Comptroller General is authorized and directed to make an expenditure analysis of each agency in the executive branch of the Government (including Government corporations), which, in the opinion of the Comptroller General, will enable Congress to determine whether public funds have been economically and efficiently administered and expended.
Page 653 - No part of the funds of, or available for expenditure by, any corporation or agency included in this title shall be used to pay the compensation of any employee engaged in personnel work in excess of the number that would be...
Page 493 - All claims and demands whatever by the Government of the United States or against it, and all accounts whatever in which the Government of the United States is concerned, either as debtor or creditor, shall be settled and adjusted in the General Accounting Office.
Page 88 - To gather and make available to the Congress, the President, and the public, factual data concerning economic and business conditions as a basis for remedial legislation where needed, and for the guidance and protection of the public.
Page 160 - Section 39 provides that — no property or interest therein of Germany, Japan, or any national of either such country vested in or transferred to any officer or agency of the Government...
Page 160 - The net proceeds remaining upon the completion of administration, liquidation, and disposition pursuant to the provisions of this Act of any such property or interest therein shall be covered into the Treasury at the earliest practicable date. Nothing in this section shall be construed to repeal or otherwise affect the operation of the provisions of section 32 of this Act or of the Philippine Property Act of 1946.