Civil Functions, Department of the Army, Appropriations for 1952: Hearings Before the Subcommittee of the Committee on Appropriations, House of Representatives, Eighty-second Congress, First Session

Front Cover

From inside the book

What people are saying - Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.

Selected pages

Other editions - View all

Common terms and phrases

Popular passages

Page 115 - I do not want to take up any more of your time, gentlemen, but in this area you hardly get out of throwing distance of a home.
Page 314 - The right to resort to the fishing places in controversy was a part of larger rights possessed by the Indians, upon the exercise of which there was not a shadow of impediment, and which were not much less necessary to the existence of the Indians than the atmosphere they breathed.
Page 647 - States of $2,976,000 for construction, provided that local interests furnish assurances satisfactory to the Secretary of the Army that they will (a) furnish...
Page 147 - River is vital to the over-all national defense program. We hereby delegate you as our representative in the matter. Sincerely yours, JK MATTOX, President. BAY CITY, TEX., April 28, 1950. Col.
Page 476 - 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 the Army...
Page 226 - THE BOARD OF SUPERVISORS OF THE SAN BERNARDINO COUNTY FLOOD CONTROL DISTRICT, SAN BERNARDINO COUNTY, CALIF.
Page 153 - 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 312 - Indians, as also the right of taking fish at all usual and accustomed places, in common with citizens of the Territory...
Page 383 - That the exclusive right of taking fish in the streams running through and bordering said reservation is hereby secured to said Indians; and at all other usual and accustomed stations, in common with citizens of the United States...
Page 728 - Congress that flood control on navigable waters or their tributaries is a proper activity of the Federal Government in cooperation with States, their political subdivisions, and localities thereof...

Bibliographic information