Interior Department Appropriation Bill for 1949: Hearings, Eightieth Congress, Second Session, on H.R. 6705
U.S. Government Printing Office, 1948 - 1572 էջ
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action activities additional adequate administration agencies Alaska allowed amendment amount appropriation approved assistance authority bill Bonneville budget estimate buildings Bureau carry Chairman committee complete Congress connection construction contract cooperative cost Department district Division effect employees engineers equipment expenses facilities Federal field fiscal fish follows funds Government hearings House important improvements included increase Indian industry insert Interior JAMEs justification lands limitation maintenance materials meet miles National Park necessary operation Personal services personnel plans positions present printing projects proposed Reclamation recommended record reduction referred regional representatives requested restoration result road salaries schedule Secretary Senator CoRDON Senator WHERRY staff Standard classification statement strike substation supply surveys Territory thereof things tion transfer Travel United utility Washington ZIMMERMAN
Էջ 601 - Rate schedules shall be drawn having regard to the recovery (upon the basis of the application of such rate schedules to the capacity of the electric facilities of the projects) of the cost of producing and transmitting such electric energy, including the amortization of the capital investment allocated to power over a reasonable period of years.
Էջ 603 - Interior, who shall transmit and dispose of such power and energy in such manner as to encourage the most widespread use thereof at the lowest possible rates to consumers consistent with sound business principle¿, the rate schedules -to become effective upon confirmation and approval by the Federal Power Commission.
Էջ 19 - A bill of attainder is a legislative act which inflicts punishment without a judicial trial. If the punishment be less than death the act is termed a bill of pains and penalties.
Էջ 70 - No money appropriated by this or any other act shall be expended for membership fees or dues of any officer or employee of the United States or of the District of Columbia in any society or association or for expenses of attendance of any person at any meeting or convention of members of any society or association, unless such fees, dues, or expenses are authorized to be paid by specific appropriations for such purposes or are provided for in express terms in some general appropriation.
Էջ 19 - ... judicial magistracy; it pronounces upon the guilt of the party, without any of the forms or safe-guards of trial; it determines the sufficiency of the proofs produced, whether conformable to the rules of evidence or otherwise; and it fixes the degree of punishment in accordance with its own notions of the enormity of the offense These bills are generally directed against individuals by name; but they may be directed against a whole class.
Էջ 601 - Electric power and energy generated at reservoir projects under the control of the War Department and in the opinion of the Secretary of War not required in the operation of such projects shall be delivered to the Secretary of the Interior, who shall transmit and dispose of such power and energy in such manner as to encourage the most widespread use thereof at the lowest...
Էջ 601 - ... Interior is authorized, from funds to be appropriated by the Congress, to construct or acquire, by purchase or other agreement, only such transmission lines and related facilities as may be necessary in order to make the power and energy generated at said projects available in wholesale quantities for sale on fair and reasonable terms and conditions to facilities owned by the Federal Government, public bodies, cooperatives, and privately owned companies.
Էջ 19 - ... it pronounces upon the guilt of the party, without any of the forms or safeguards of trial ; it determines the sufficiency of the proofs produced, whether conformable to the rules of evidence or otherwise ; and it fixes the degree of punishment in accordance with its own notions of the enormity of the offence. " Bills of this sort,
Էջ 157 - Management expenditures in connection with the revested Oregon and California Railroad and reconveyed Coos Bay Wagon road grant lands...
Էջ 20 - ... prescribe qualifications for the office, to which he must conform, as it may, where it has exclusive jurisdiction, prescribe qualifications for the pursuit of any of the ordinary avocations of life. The question, in this case, is not as to the power of Congress to prescribe qualifications, but whether that power has been exercised as a means for the infliction of punishment, against the prohibition of the Constitution.