Mobilization and Demobilization Problems: Hearings Before a Subcommittee of the Committee on Military Affairs, United States Senate, Seventy-eighth Congress, Second Session, on S.1730, a Bill to Create an Office of Demobilization, Establish General Policies for the Operation of that Office, Provide for the Settlement of Claims Arising from Terminated War Contracts, Provide for the Disposal of Surplus Government Property, and for Other Purposes; S.1823, a Bill to Establish an Office of War Mobiliation and Adjustment, Parts 1-16
U.S. Government Printing Office, 1944 - Defense contracts - 1358 pages
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Page 627 - SEC. 404. The committee shall have the power, without regard to the civil-service laws and the Classification Act of 1923, as amended...
Page 629 - ... (12) service performed in the employ of an instrumentality wholly owned by a foreign government — (A) if the service is of a character similar to that performed in foreign countries by employees of the United States Government or of an instrumentality thereof; and (B) if...
Page 638 - American aircraft under a contract of service which is entered into within the United States...
Page 629 - wages" means all remuneration for employment, including the cash value of all remuneration paid in any medium other than cash ; except that such term shall not include...
Page 623 - He does not belong to a grade or class of workers of which, immediately before the commencement of the stoppage, there were members employed at the premises at which the stoppage occurs, any of whom are participating in or financing or directly interested in the dispute.
Page 327 - ... (b) It shall be the function of the Director of the Office of Defense Mobilization to advise the President concerning the coordination of military, industrial, and civilian mobilization, including — (1) policies concerning industrial and civilian mobilization in order to assure the most effective mobilization and maximum utilization of the Nation's manpower in the event of war...
Page 180 - Senate, to be appointed by the President of the Senate, and five Members of the House of Representatives, to be appointed by the Speaker of the House of Representatives.
Page 331 - If any provision of this Act, or the application of such provision to any . person or circumstance, shall be held invalid, the remainder of this Act, or the application of such provision to persons or circumstances other than those as to which it is held invalid, shall not be affected thereby. SEC. 16. This Act may be cited as the "National Labor Relations Act.