Various Bills and Resolutions: Hearing Before the Committee on Public Buildings and Grounds, United States Senate, Seventy-eighth Congress, Second Session, on Various Bills and Resolutions. January 20, 1944
U.S. Government Printing Office, 1944 - Amusements - 32 pages
Considers miscellaneous bills and resolutions, relating to the provision of sleeping quarters for military personnel visiting D.C., the erection of a statue of Leif Erickson in D.C., the conveyance of property and lands, the sale of Government materials to nongovernmental agencies, and the employment of engineers in private practice for Government project.
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Page 19 - Federal agency" means any executive agency or any establishment in the legislative or judicial branch of the Government (except the Senate, the House of Representatives, and the Architect of the Capitol and any activities under his direction).
Page 18 - Subject to the joint action of the Vice President of the United States and the Speaker of the House of Representatives, the jurisdiction and control including the care and maintenance of the legislative garage.
Page 30 - Bureau upon the request of the director thereof. SEC. 2. The construction of new hospitals or dispensaries, or the replacement, extension, alteration, remodeling, or repair of all hospitals or dispensaries heretofore or hereafter constructed shall be done in such manner as the President may determine, and he is authorized to require the architectural, engineering, constructing, or other forces of any of the departments of the Government to do or...
Page 30 - ... shall be done in such manner as the President may determine, and he is authorized to require the architectural, engineering, constructing, or other forces of any of the departments of the Government to do or assist in such work, and to employ individuals and agencies not now connected with the Government, if in his opinion desirable, at such compensation as he may consider reasonable.
Page 23 - Director of the Bureau of the Budget that there would be no objection by that Bureau to the presentation of this report to the Congress Sincerely yours, HAROLD L.
Page 5 - October 4, 1943. Hon. FRANCIS MALONEY, United States Senate, Washington, DC DEAR SENATOR MALONEY: In...
Page 18 - Garage and shall be under the jurisdiction and control of the Architect of the Capitol, subject to such regulations respecting the use thereof as may be promulgated by the Senate Committee on Rules and Administration...
Page 29 - MALONEY, Chairman, Senate Committee on Public Buildings and Grounds, United States Senate, Washington, DC DEAR SENATOR: I am enclosing a letter from Dr. Joseph L. Wheeler, librarian of the Enoch Pratt Free Library of Baltimore. If HR 4545, now before the House, passes and is referred to your committee, I shall appreciate the consideration of Dr. Wheeler's letter in connection therewith. Thanking you and with best wishes...
Page 18 - The legislative garage shall be used, insofar as space is available, to provide parking accommodations for: (a) Government-owned trucks and automobiles maintained for the official use of the Senate, the House of Representatives, and the Architect of the Capitol, including the equipment used in the maintenance of the Capitol Grounds. (6) Privately owned cars which are the personal property of Members of the United States Senate or the House of Representatives, hereinafter referred to as "Senators"...