Muscle Shoals: Hearing Before the Committee on Rules, House of Representatives, Seventy-first Congress, Second Session, on S.J. Res. 49. Muscle Shoals. May 22, 1930

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U.S. Government Printing Office, 1930 - 16 pages
 

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Page 2 - Act, without regard to the provisions of other laws applicable to the employment and compensation of officers and employees of the United States...
Page 5 - ... in order that the waters of the said Clinch River may be impounded and stored above said dam for the purpose of increasing and regulating the flow of the Clinch River and the Tennessee River below, so that the maximum amount of primary power may be developed at Dam Numbered 2 and at any and all other dams below the said Cove Creek Dam...
Page 1 - After general debate, which shall be confined to the bill and shall continue not to exceed hours, to be equally divided and controlled by the chairman and ranking minority member of the Committee on , the bill shall be read for amendment under the five-minute rule.
Page 5 - ... is hereby authorized and empowered in the exercise of the powers of national defense in aid of navigation, and in the control of the flood waters of the Tennessee and Mississippi Rivers, constituting channels of interstate commerce, to exercise the right of eminent domain...
Page 16 - ... (The committee thereupon went into executive session, at the conclusion of which an adjournment was taken...
Page 1 - McSwain. STATEMENT OF HON. JOHN J. McSWAIN, A REPRESENTATIVE IN CONGRESS FROM THE STATE OF SOUTH CAROLINA Mr. McSwAiN. Mr. Chairman and gentlemen of the committee, I...
Page 2 - Sec. 10. Administration, (a) Duties and Powers of the Board. It shall be the duty of the Board to administer the provisions of this act and, in addition to all other powers conferred on the Board, it shall have the power and authority to adopt, amend, or rescind such rules and regulations, to employ such persons, make such expenditures, require such reports, make such investigations and take such other action as it may deem necessary or...
Page 1 - At the conclusion of the consideration of the bill for amendment, the Committee shall rise and report the bill to the House with such amendments as may have been adopted...
Page 5 - Rivers, constituting channels of interstate commerce, to exercise the right of eminent domain and to condemn all lands, easements, rights of way, and other area necessary in order to obtain a site for said Cove Creek Dam and the flowage rights for the reservoir of water above said dam, and to negotiate and conclude contracts with States, counties, municipalities, and all State agencies and with railroads, railroad corporations, common carriers, and all public utility commissions and any other person,...
Page 4 - ... lease said United States nitrate plant numbered 2 in at least the equivalent of the condition (except that the lessee may remove limestone from said Waco Quarry upon payment of the royalty as hereinabove provided) in which it shall be turned over to the lessee at the commencement of the lease term in respect of effective capacity for manufacture of ammonium nitrate, available in suitable buildings, until such time as the Congress of the United States shall declare that such maintenance is no...

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