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Accounting activities additional Administration agencies Air and Space American appropriation approved Assistant authorized biology Board BRADLEY budget building Bureau Center Chairman changes collection Committee completed concerned Congress construction continuing contract cost Department Director Division effect effort employees equipment established exhibits facilities Federal field fiscal Foundation funds Gallery gift Government grants Hirshhorn History House important increase interest International Joseph knowledge Laboratory major materials million Museum National Collection Natural History objects Office operation organisms original paintings performance plans positions present President promotion purchase question received record Regents represent request responsibility Ripley Science scientific sculpture Secretary Senator serve Smithsonian Institution staff statement Supply systematic Technology THOMPson tion United University Washington
Page 368 - States as ex-officio members, three members of the Senate, three members of the House of Representatives, and six citizens, two of whom shall be resident in the City of Washington and the other four shall be inhabitants of some state, but no two of them of the same state.
Page 7 - And all collections of rocks, minerals, soils, fossils, and objects of natural history, archaeology, and ethnology made by the coast and interior survey, the geological survey, or by any other parties, for the government of the United States, when no longer needed for investigations in progress, shall be deposited in the National Museum.
Page 511 - Act of 1949, as amended, and is authorized, subject to the civil-service laws, to employ such other officers and employees as may be necessary for carrying out its functions under this Act, and fix their compensation in accordance with the Classification Act of 1949, as amended.
Page 447 - No officer or employee of the United States shall make or authorize an expenditure from or create or authorize an obligation under any appropriation or fund in excess of the amount available therein; nor shall any such officer, or employee involve the Government in any contract or other obligation, for the payment of money for any purpose, in advance of appropriations made for such purpose, unless such contract or obligation is authorized by law.
Page 292 - The Secretary of the Treasury is authorized and directed to purchase any notes and other obligations to be issued hereunder and for such purpose he is authorized to use as a public debt transaction the proceeds from the sale of any securities issued under the Second Liberty Bond Act, as amended, and the purposes for which securities may be issued under such Act, as amended, are extended to include any purchases of such notes and obligations.
Page 292 - Each such obligation shall bear interest at a rate determined by the Secretary of the Treasury, taking into consideration the current average rate on outstanding...
Page 5 - I mean stock to remain in this country, to the United States of America, to found at Washington, under the name of the Smithsonian Institution, an establishment for the increase and diffusion of knowledge among men.
Page 522 - Regents may employ such other officers and employees as may be necessary for the efficient administration, operation and maintenance of the Joseph H. Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden.