Department of the Interior and Related Agencies Appropriations for 1967: Hearings ... 89th Congress, 2d Session

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Page 10 - Thank you very much, Mr. Chairman. It is always a pleasure to appear before this...
Page 356 - Obligations, approve projects and enter into contracts under such authorizations and his action in doing so shall be deemed a contractual obligation of the United States for the payment of the cost thereof and such funds shall be deemed to have been expended when so obligated.
Page 142 - A 5-percent royalty is paid on any production during the period the contract is in effect, and if the Government certifies that production may be possible from the property, the royalty obligation continues until the Government's contribution is repaid with interest, or for the 10-year period usually specified in the contract.
Page 646 - There are hereby authorized to be appropriated, out of any moneys in the Treasury not otherwise appropriated, such sums as may be necessary to carry out the provisions of this Act.
Page 468 - In the absence of a provision to the contrary in the Act making an appropriation from the fund...
Page 280 - They assist tribes in keeping current their own planning and action efforts and selecting undertakings for maximum long-term benefits. Aid is given to tribes in developing their annual budgets and instituting administrative procedures for making maximum beneficial use of their own funds. On the basis of the comprehensive programs, promising proposals are selected for action or for further economic study. Studies embody feasibility determinations based on analyses, finances, cost-benefit ratios, payout,...
Page 141 - Under Public Law 85-701 the Federal Government stimulates exploration by private industry for domestic sources of selected critical minerals by contracting to pay a specified part of the cost of the authorized exploration work. Federal funds provided under a contract are repaid with interest by a royalty on production from the property.
Page 356 - This feature covers clearing rights-ofway, installing drainage structures, and constructing a roadbed by excavating high ground and filling low ground. This results in a well-drained earth embankment with easy grades and flat curves, built so that the wind will sweep off the snow and so that it will not be softened by ground water. The stabilized roadbed will provide a firm foundation for the surface course.
Page 646 - The plan shall be made with the general purpose of guiding and accomplishing a coordinated, adjusted, and harmonious development of the municipality and its environs which will, in accordance with present and future needs, best promote health, safety, morals, order, convenience, prosperity, and general welfare, as well as efficiency and economy in the process of development...
Page 565 - ... of development projects for these areas must be undertaken and subsequently followed through the construction stage to assure visitor services and enjoyment as soon as possible. Continuing coordination of Service projects with other agencies and interests and authorized or prospective concessioners and permittees is most essential if public needs and demands are to be met in an efficient and effective manner. Steps have been or soon will be taken to assign at least 1 employee to each of the 13...

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