Department of Defense Appropriations for 1960: Hearings Before the Subcommittee of the Committee on Appropriations, House of Representatives, Eighty-sixth Congress, First Session, Volume 8, Parts 1-2
U.S. Government Printing Office, 1959
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Page 663 - Force, the Chief of Naval Operations and the Commandant of the Marine Corps in overseas areas on attache or mission aircraft.
Page 231 - The Marine Corps shall be organized, trained, and equipped to provide fleet marine forces of combined arms, together with supporting air components, for service with the fleet in the seizure or defense of advance naval bases, and for the conduct of such land operations as may be essential to the prosecution of a naval campaign.
Page 783 - OF THE SECRETARY OF THE AIR FORCE Mr. Chairman and members of the committee, I welcome the opportunity to introduce the presentation of the Air Force budget request and estimates for fiscal year 1960.
Page 231 - It shall be responsible for the preparation of naval forces necessary for the effective prosecution of war except as otherwise assigned, and. In accordance with Integrated joint mobilization plans, for the expansion of the peacetime components of the Navy to meet the needs of war.
Page 298 - We were told by the Secretary of Defense and the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs...
Page 225 - Memorandum for the Secretaries of the military departments; the Director of Defense Research and Engineering; the Chairman, Joint Chiefs of Staff; the Assistant Secretaries of Defense; the General Counsel; the assistants to the Secretary of Defense; and the Directors, defense agencies.
Page 656 - January 23, 1059 in the record at this point. Mr. MAHON. Without objection, it will be included. ( The statement referred to follows : ) STATEMENT OF THE CHIEF OF NAVAL OPERATIONS, ADM. ARLEIGH BURKE, US NAVY, IN CONNECTION WITH CONGRESSIONAL HEARINGS OF THE DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY FOR FISCAL YEAR 1960 Part I. The Communist Threat. Part II. Fiscal Matters: Budget Process of the Navy.
Page 210 - Appropriation of a given amount for a particular activity constitutes only a ceiling upon the amount which should be expended for that activity. The administrative officials responsible for administration of an activity for which appropriation is made bear the final burden for rendering all necessary service with the smallest amount possible within the ceiling figure fixed by the Congress.
Page 227 - Government relating to the national security; to provide three military departments, separately administered, for the operation and administration of the Army, the Navy (including naval aviation and the United States Marine Corps), and the Air Force, with their assigned combat and service components; to provide for their authoritative coordination and unified direction under civilian control of the Secretary of Defense...