Legislative Branch Appropriations for ...: Hearings Before a Subcommittee of the Committee on Appropriations, House of Representatives

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Page 133 - Law 763 provides that the compensation of such employees shall be fixed and adjusted from time to time as nearly as is consistent with the public interest in accordance with prevailing rates. A general survey of Government and industrial employees...
Page 200 - MISCELLANEOUS ITEMS For miscellaneous items, exclusive of salaries unless specifically ordered by the House of Representatives, including the sum of $60,000 for payment to the Architect of the Capitol in accordance with section 208 of the Act approved October 9, 1940 (Public Law 812); the...
Page 17 - This is an item allowed for the first time, in the fiscal year 195G, and is required in order to facilitate the work performed by the Architect of the Capitol in behalf of the Congress. Its purpose is to enable the Architect of the Capitol to make surveys and studies and to meet unforeseen expenses in connection with activities under the care of the Architect...
Page 261 - House, certify to the passage of all bills and joint resolutions, make or approve all contracts, bargains, or agreements relative to furnishing any matter or thing, or for the performance of any labor for the House of Representatives, in pursuance of law or order of the House, keep full and accurate accounts of the disbursements out of the contingent fund of the House, keep the stationery account of Members and Delegates, and pay them as provided by law.
Page 200 - ... (5) finance under the direction of the Librarian of Congress, in consultation with the National Science Foundation and other interested agencies, (A) programs outside the United States for the analysis and evaluation of foreign books, periodicals, and other materials to determine whether they would provide information of technical or scientific significance in the United States and whether such books, periodicals, and other materials are of cultural or educational significance...
Page 260 - Pay Act of 1945, as amended by the Federal Employees Pay Act of 1946, the Postal Rate Revision and Federal Employees...
Page 288 - It is estimated that $1,350,000 will be required in the fiscal year 1962 for approximately 90,000 pages. 3. Miscellaneous printing and binding. — This item includes letterheads, envelopes, blank paper, copy paper, notices, tags, labels, payrolls, blank books, stenographic notebooks, tablets, wall calendars, miscellaneous blank forms, and binding for both Houses. The expenditures through...
Page 284 - Chairman and gentlemen, it is a pleasure for me to have this opportunity to appear before you today and to...
Page 327 - JOHN TABER, New York BEN F. JENSEN, Iowa H. CARL ANDERSEN, Minnesota WALT HORAN, Washington IVOR D. FENTON, Pennsylvania GERALD R. FORD, JR.. Michigan HAROLD C. OSTERTAG, New York FRANK T. BOW, Ohio CHARLES RAPER JONAS, North Carolina MELVIN R.
Page 35 - For salaries and expenses, studies and examinations of executive agencies by the Committee on Appropriations, to be expended in accordance with section 202 (b) of the Legislative Reorganization Act of 1946 $500,000; the same as authorized for 1958.

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