Advance Procurement Appropriations, 1958, Hearings Before ... , 85-2, on H.J. Res. 588

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Page 2 - That notwithstanding the provisions of section 3679 of the Revised Statutes, as amended (31 USC 665...
Page 2 - The details of these proposed appropriations, the necessity therefor, and the reasons for their submission at this time are set forth in the accompanying letter from the Director of the Bureau of the Budget, with whose comments and observations thereon I concur.
Page 3 - ... be transmitted to the Congress with a request for prompt consideration. Respectfully yours, MAURICE H. STANS, Director of the Bureau of the Budget. "ADVANCE PROCUREMENT "For the advance procurement (including advances to supply funds therefor) of supplies, materials, and equipment, not to exceed 50 per centum of each of the amounts set forth in the schedules in the Budget for the fiscal year 1959 (House Document numbered 266, Eighty-fifth Congress), under each appropriation or fund, for the objects...
Page 1 - ... appropriations for the fiscal year 1958, and for other purposes Resolved by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That for the advance procurement (including advances to. supply funds therefor) of supplies, materials, and equipment, not to exceed...
Page 11 - It is all domestic. Mr. MERRIAM. That is correct; yes. Chairman HAYDEN. Are there any further questions? Senator POTTER. Mr. Chairman, I am sorry I had to step out during part of the testimony, but I would like to make this comment: MOTOR VEHICLE PURCHASES In Mr.
Page 2 - Further action to accelerate procurement of supplies and equipment. — President recommended to Congress an appropriation provision which would make immediately available to civilian agencies one-half of the amounts estimated in the 1959 budget for supplies and equipment. This will allow a speedup of purchases which will be chargeable to the 1959 appropriations when enacted. Estimated amount to be made available is $840 million. Also, Budget Bureau issued instructions to agencies concerning immediate...
Page 4 - It would generally make available, for each appropriation affected, an amount equal to one-half of the amounts shown in the schedules hi the 1959 budget for supplies, materials, and equipment under the object classes "08
Page 3 - ... if there was no appropriation for such agency or account in the fiscal year 1958.

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