Administrative Procedure: Hearings Before the Committee on the Judiciary, House of Representatives, Seventy-ninth Congress, First Session on the Subject of Federal Administrative Procedure and on the Following Bills: H.R. 184, H.R. 339, H.R. 1117, H.R. 1203, H.R. 1206, and H.R. 2602. June 21, 25, 26, 1945

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U.S. Government Printing Office, 1946 - 137 pages
Considers (79) H.R. 184, (79) H.R. 339, (79) H.R. 1117, (79) H.R. 1203, (79) H.R. 1206, (79) H.R. 2602.

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Page 55 - ... (6) hold conferences for the settlement or simplification of the issues by consent of the parties, (7) dispose of procedural requests or similar matters, (8...
Page 52 - ... (3) the matters of fact and law asserted. When private persons are the moving parties, other parties to the proceeding shall give prompt notice of issues controverted in fact or law; and in other instances agencies may by rule require responsive pleading. In fixing the time and place for hearings, due regard shall be had for the convenience and necessity of the parties or their representatives.
Page 55 - Pending judicial review any agency is authorized, where it finds that justice so requires, to postpone the effective date of any action taken by it. Upon such conditions as may be required and to the extent necessary to prevent irreparable injury...
Page 55 - ... (e) Scope of review So far as necessary to decision and where presented the reviewing court shall decide all relevant questions of law, interpret constitutional and statutory provisions, and determine the meaning or applicability of the terms of any agency action.
Page 55 - Board, petition any district court of the United States (including the District Court of the United States for the District of Columbia) within any district...
Page 55 - It shall (A) compel agency action unlawfully withheld or unreasonably delayed; and (B) hold unlawful and set aside agency action, findings, and conclusions found to be (1) arbitrary, capricious, an abuse of discretion, or otherwise not in accordance with law; (2) contrary to constitutional right, power, privilege, or immunity; (3) in excess of statutory jurisdiction, authority, or limitations, or short of statutory right...
Page 55 - ... mail to the Attorney General of the United States at Washington, District of Columbia, and in any action attacking the validity of an order of an officer or agency of the United States...
Page 55 - After notice required by this section, the agency shall give interested persons an opportunity to participate in the rule making through submission of written data, views, or arguments with or without opportunity for oral presentation.
Page 55 - ... applicable to the employment and compensation of officers and employees of the United States...
Page 50 - Agency" means each authority (whether or not within or subject to review by another agency) of the Government of the United States other than Congress, the courts, or the governments of the possessions, Territories, or the District of Columbia.

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