Civil Functions, Volume 1

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Page 816 - The head of any department, when authorized in an appropriation or other Act, may procure the temporary (not in excess of one year) or Intermittent services of experts or consultants or organizations thereof, including stenographic reporting services...
Page 310 - ... (f) That whenever any licensee hereunder is directly benefited by the construction work of another licensee, a permittee, or of the United States of a storage reservoir or other headwater improvement, the commission shall require as a condition of the license that the licensee so benefited shall reimburse the owner of such reservoir or other improvements for such part of the annual charges for interest, maintenance, and depreciation thereon as the commission may deem equitable.
Page 382 - Federal investigations and improvements of rivers and other waterways for flood control and allied purposes shall be under the jurisdiction of and shall be prosecuted by the, War Department under the direction of the Secretary of War and supervision of the Chief of Engineers...
Page 625 - War that they will (a) provide without cost to the United States all lands, easements, and rights-of-way necessary for the construction of the project, except as otherwise provided herein; (b) hold and save the United States free from damages due to the construction works; (c) maintain and operate all the works after completion in accordance with regulations prescribed by the Secretary of War...
Page 71 - Force, rendered incapable of earning his own livelihood by reason of disease or wounds incurred in the military service of the United States and in line of duty and not the result of his own misconduct. (3) Nonservice-connected disability.
Page 625 - Act shall be expended on the construction of any project until States, political subdivisions thereof, or other responsible local agencies have given assurances satisfactory to the Secretary of War that they will (a) provide without cost to the United States all lands, easements, and rights-of-way necessary for the construction of the project...
Page 813 - For expenses necessary for the preservation, operation, maintenance, and care of existing river and harbor, flood control, and related works, including such sums as may be necessary for the maintenance of harbor channels provided by a State, municipality or other public agency, outside of harbor lines, and serving essential needs of general commerce and navigation...
Page 12 - I think that, to sum it up in a couple of words, we feel that there is still a lot of work to be done in the rent and housing program.
Page 523 - To regulate commerce with foreign nations, among the several States, and with the Indian tribes.
Page 382 - Federal investigations of watersheds and measures for runoff and water-flow retardation and soil-erosion prevention on watersheds shall be under the jurisdiction of and shall be prosecuted by the Department of Agriculture...

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