Government and the Arts: Hearing Before a Special Subcommittee of the Committee on Labor and Public Welfare, United States Senate, Eighty-seventh Congress, Second Session, on S. 741, a Bill to Provide for the Establishment of a Federal Advisory Council on the Arts to Assist in the Growth and Development of the Fine Arts in the United States; S. 785, a Bill to Establish a Program of Grants to States for the Development of Programs and Projects in the Arts, and for Other Purposes; [and] S. 1250, a Bill to Establish the United States Arts Foundation, August 29, 30, and 31, 1962
U.S. Government Printing Office, 1962 - Art and state - 354 pages
Considers legislation to authorize Federal grants to states for arts promotion, to establish a Federal Advisory Council on the Arts, and to establish a U.S. Arts Foundation.
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Page 4 - ... to the prosecution or participation in the prosecution, by any person so appointed, of any claim against the Government involving any matter...
Page 10 - General is authorized to conduct research, experiments, and demonstrations relating to the effective development and utilization of hospital services, facilities, and resources, and, after consultation with the Federal Hospital Council, to make grants-in-aid to States, political subdivisions, universities, hospitals, and other public and private nonprofit institutions or organizations for projects...
Page 7 - For the purposes of this act, there is hereby authorized to be appropriated, out of any money in the Treasury not otherwise appropriated, the sum of $3,300,000,000.
Page 3 - Each member shall hold office for a term of six years, except that (1) any member appointed to fill a vacancy occurring prior to the expiration of the term for which his predecessor was appointed, shall be appointed for the remainder of such term; and (2) the terms of office of the members first taking office after the date of...
Page 8 - Department and prior to audit or settlement by the General Accounting Office, pay in accordance with such certification.
Page 13 - TRAVEL EXPENSES. — While away from their homes or regular places of business in the performance of services for the Commission, members of the Commission shall be allowed travel expenses, including per diem in lieu of subsistence, in the same manner as persons employed intermittently in the Government service are allowed expenses under section...
Page 2 - National Foundation on the Arts and the Humanities Act of 1965". DECLARATION OF PURPOSE SEC. 2. The Congress hereby finds and declares— (1) that the encouragement and support of national progress and scholarship in the humanities and the arts, while primarily a matter for private and local initiative, is also an appropriate matter of concern to the Federal Government...
Page 246 - Whether this desirable object will be best promoted by affording aids to seminaries of learning already established ; by the institution of a national university; or by any other expedients, will be well worthy of a place in the deliberations of the legislature.
Page 14 - Board shall from time to time prescribe, appoint and fix the compensation of such personnel as may be necessary to carry out the provisions of this Act. Such appointments shall be made and such compensation shall be fixed in accordance with the provisions of the civilservice laws and regulations and the Classification Act of...