Second Supplemental National Defense Appropriation Bill for 1942: Hearings Before the Subcommittee of the Committee on Appropriations, House of Representatives, Seventy-seventh Congress, First Session, on the Second Supplemental National Defense Appropriation Bill for 1942 (including Defense Aid--lend-lease Appropriations) ..., Volume 1

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Page 5 - Congress, or both, any defense article for the government of any country whose defense the President deems vital to the defense of the United States.
Page 5 - Notwithstanding the provisions of any other law, the President may, from time to time, when he deems it in the interest of national defense, authorize the Secretary of War, the Secretary of the Navy, or the head of any other department or agency of the Government...
Page 361 - The terms and conditions upon which any such foreign government receives any aid authorized under subsection (a) shall be those which the President deems satisfactory, and the benefit to the United States may be payment or repayment in kind or property, or any other direct or indirect benefit which the President deems satisfactory...
Page 5 - I of this Act shall be retained by, or transferred to, and for the use of, such department or agency of the United States...
Page 5 - States, or who advocates, or who is a member of an organization that advocates, the overthrow of the Government of the United States by force or violence and accepts employment the salary or wages for which are paid from any appropriation contained in this Act shall be guilty of a felony and, upon conviction, shall be fined not more than $1,000 or imprisoned for not more than one year, or both : Provided further, That the above penalty clause shall be in addition to, and not in substitution for,...
Page 5 - No part of any appropriation contained in this act shall be used to pay the salary or wages of any person who advocates, or who is a member of an organization that advocates, the overthrow of the Government of the United States by force or violence...
Page 331 - Government as he may designate, further to carry out the provisions of an Act to promote the defense of the United States...
Page 140 - We will be glad to have a statement from you as to the necessity for that appropriation.
Page 43 - The CHAIRMAN. Without objection, the letter will be made a part of the record. (The letter is as follows:) [Federal Register, Tuesday, July 8, 1941, p.
Page 116 - UNDERWOOD. Here is a proposition I would like to know about very much if you can give me an absolute answer to it. Are you selling in those foreign countries at a loss or not? Mr. NICHOLSON. If we depended alone on that 20 per cent of business we would not continue. Mr. UNDERWOOD. I understand ; but that does not answer my question. I want to know whether the price you are selling at in those foreign countries is a loss? Mr. NICHOLSON. We think it is helpful

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