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" States as may be designated, and the Academy shall, whenever called upon by any Department of the Government, investigate, examine, experiment, and report upon any subject of science or art... "
Supplemental Appropriation Bill for 1962: Hearings Before the Committee on ... - Page 692
by United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Appropriations - 1961 - 807 pages
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Use of Laboratory Animals in Biomedical and Behavioral Research

National Research Council, Institute of Medicine, Institute for Laboratory Animal Research, Commission on Life Sciences, Committee on the Use of Laboratory Animals in Biomedical and Behavioral Research - Science - 1988 - 112 pages
...United States; also that the act incorporating it contains the following clause: "And the ra jj a> Academy shall, whenever called upon by any Department...experiment, and report upon any subject of science or art." (Act approved March 3, 1863). We respectfully request that the National Academy of Sciences be called...
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Confessions of a Technophile

Lewis M. Branscomb - Science - 1997 - 258 pages
...University Press, 1990.) 10. The "Act to Incorporate the National Academy of Sciences" of March 3,1863, specifies that the Academy "...shall, whenever called...and report upon any subject of science or art...." It further provides for the expenses of such advice to be defrayed by the requesting agency, but provides...
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Effective Financing of Environmentally Sustainable Development

Ismail Serageldin, Alfredo Sfeir-Younis - Business & Economics - 1996 - 308 pages
...world. The National Academy of Sciences was chartered by Abraham Lincoln in 1863. The charter says, "The Academy shall, whenever called upon by any department of the government, investigate, examine, and report upon any subject of science or art." It continues: "The Academy shall receive no compensation...
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Paths of Fire: An Anthropologist's Inquiry into Western Technology

Robert M. Adams - Science - 2012 - 360 pages
...Academy's unremunerated advisory services could be "called upon by any department of the Government to investigate, examine, experiment, and report upon any subject of science or art." However, the creation of such an advisory body had been an old dream of Bache's, and little was said...
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The World Almanac and Book of Facts

Almanacs, American - 1902
...Treasurer, Charles D. Walcott, Washington DC The-Aca<lemy, incorporated by act of Congress March 3, 1863, "shall, whenever called upon by any department of...any subject of science or art; the actual expense * * * to be paid from appropriations which maj be made for the purpose." The Academy holds a stated...
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Treasury, Postal Service, and General Government Appropriations for ..., Part 1

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Appropriations. Subcommittee on the Treasury, Postal Service, and General Government Appropriations - United States - 1997 - 6 pages
...scientific ind engineering research. Established originally in 1863 under Congressional charter to, '...whenever called upon by any department of the Government, investigate, examine, experiment, ind report upon any subject of science or art, ..." the NAS was eventually expanded to include the...
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Evaluation for the 21st Century: A Handbook

Eleanor Chelimsky, William R. Shadish, WILLIAM R. SHADISH JR. - Education - 1997 - 542 pages
...originally chartered by Congress in l863 to provide a mechanism for eminent scientists and engineers to "investigate, examine, experiment, and report upon any subject of science or art" TheCornm requested by the government. The IOM was chartered in l970 by the NAS to enlist distinguished...
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The Federal Advisory Committee Act: Hearing Before the Subcommittee on ...

U. S. Government Staff, United States. Congress. House. Committee on Government Reform and Oversight. Subcommittee on Government Management, Information, and Technology - Executive advisory bodies - 1998 - 304 pages
...460, 462, 463 (emphasis added) . Indeed, NAS was created by a Congressional charter, which provides that the "academy shall- whenever called upon by any...experiment, and report upon any subject of science or art . . . ." 36 OSC S 253 (emphasis added). Congress further provided that the "academy shall receive no...
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Holding Government Bureaucracies Accountable

Bernard Rosen - Political Science - 1998 - 231 pages
...50 named scientists, "whenever called upon by any department of the Government, to investigate, to examine, experiment, and report upon any subject of science or art ... the actual expenses ... to be paid from appropriations which may be made for that purpose." Subsequently, the...
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The Federal Advisory Committee Act: Hearing Before the Subcommittee on ...

U. S. Government Staff, United States. Congress. House. Committee on Government Reform and Oversight. Subcommittee on Government Management, Information, and Technology - Executive advisory bodies - 1998 - 304 pages
...Academy committees. The National Academy of Sciences was chartered by Congress in 1863 and has a duty to, "whenever called upon by any department of the Government, investigate, examine, experiment, end report upon any subject of science or art.' 36 USC $ 253. To fulfill this Congressional mandate,...
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