Construction at Military and Naval Installations: Hearings Before the Committee on Armed Services, House of Representatives, 81st Congress, 1st Session on H.R. 4766, a Bill to Authorize Certain Construction at Military and Naval Installatons, and for Other Purposes, July 13-16,18-19,22, 1949

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Page 3277 - It is covered by section 401 of the authorization act which reads: .That the Secretary of the Army, the Secretary of the Navy, and the Secretary of the Air Force, under the direction of the Secretary of Defense...
Page 3196 - Dow Chemical Co., Midland, Mich. EI du Pont de Nemours & Co., Wilmington, Del.
Page 2997 - Force is hereby authorized to establish a joint long-range proving ground for guided missiles and other weapons by the construction, installation, or equipment of temporary or permanent public works, including buildings, facilities, appurtenances, and utilities...
Page 3007 - The first section of that statute, which has never been repealed, enacts "that, from and after the passing of this act, no advance of public money shall be made in any case whatever; but in all cases of contracts for the performance of any service, or the delivery of articles of any description for .the use of the United States, payment shall not exceed the value of the services rendered, or the articles delivered previous to such payment.
Page 3000 - There is hereby authorized to be appropriated, out of any money in the Treasury of the United States not otherwise appropriated, such sums of money as may be necessary for the purposes of this Act, but not to exceed: (1) For public works authorized by title I: Inside continental United States, $69,889,700; outside continental United States, $81,177,700; special weapons project, $14,529,000.
Page 3180 - Defense, is authorized and directed to provide for — (1) such enlargement of the existing aqueduct extending from the west end of the San Jacinto tunnel of the Metropolitan Water District of Southern California to the San Vicente Reservoir in San Diego County...
Page 2993 - To authorize certain construction at military installations, and for other purposes Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, TITLE I SEC.
Page 3076 - Mr. Chairman, I would like to ask a question. The CHAIRMAN. Yes, sir. Mr.
Page 2992 - OVERTON BROOKS, Louisiana PAUL J. KILDAY, Texas CARL T. DURHAM, North Carolina L. MENDEL RIVERS, South Carolina PHILIP J. PHILBIN, Massachusetts F. EDWARD HEBERT, Louisiana ARTHUR WINSTEAD, Mississippi MELVIN PRICE, Illinois OC FISHER, Texas PORTER HARDY, JR., Virginia WILLIAM J.
Page 3277 - The committee met at 10 am, Hon. Carl Vinson, chairman, presiding. The CHAIRMAN. Let the committee come to order. This is a continuation of the hearing on HE 4414.

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