Reorganization Plan No. 1 of 1953: Hearings Before the United States Senate Committee on Government Operations, Subcommittee on Reorganization, Eighty-Third Congress, First Session, on Mar. 23, 1953

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Considers (83) H.J. Res. 223.

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Page 3 - ... of the general schedule established by the Classification Act of 1949, as amended...
Page 43 - ... but such unexpended balances so transferred shall be used only for the purposes for which such appropriation was originally made; "(5) shall make provision for terminating the affairs of any agency abolished.
Page 28 - Bureau shall investigate and report . . . upon all matters pertaining to the welfare of children and child life among all classes of our people...
Page 44 - No suit, action, or other proceeding lawfully commenced by or against the head of any agency or other officer of the United States, in his official capacity or in relation to the discharge of his official duties, shall abate by reason of the taking effect of...
Page 43 - ... service, it shall be by the President, by and with the advice and consent of the Senate, except that, in the case of...
Page 42 - Government to the fullest extent practicable ; (4) to group, coordinate, and consolidate agencies and functions of the Government, as nearly as may be, according to major purposes ; (5) to reduce the number of agencies by consolidating those having similar functions under a single head, and to abolish such agencies of functions thereof as may not be necessary for the efficient conduct of the Government ; and (6) to eliminate overlapping and duplication of effort.
Page 2 - Secretary), who shall be appointed by the President by and with the advice and consent of the Senate, and who shall receive compensation at the rate now or hereafter prescribed by law for the heads of executive departments.
Page 44 - For the purposes of subsection (a) — (1) continuity of session shall be considered as broken only by an adjournment of the Congress sine die; but (2) in the computation of the sixty -day period there shall be excluded the days on which either House is not in session because of an adjournment of more than three days...
Page 43 - ... upon the expiration of the first period of sixty calendar days, of continuous session of the Congress, following the date on which the plan is transmitted to it...
Page 26 - ... function beyond the period authorized by law for its exercise, or beyond the time when it would have terminated if the reorganization had not been made ; or (4) authorizing any agency to exercise any function which is not expressly authorized by law at the time the plan is transmitted to the Congress...

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