Forestry Programs: Hearing Before the Subcommittee on Environment, Soil Conservation, and Forestry of ..., 92-2 on S. 3105 ..., and S. 3459 ..., April 17, 1972

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Page 5 - Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That notwithstanding any other provision of law, the...
Page 38 - Commodities purchased under the authority of section 32 of the Act of August 24, 1935 (49 Stat. 774), as amended, may be donated by the Secretary to schools, in accordance with the needs as determined by local school authorities, for utilization in the school-lunch program under this Act as well as to other schools carrying out nonprofit school-lunch programs and institutions authorized to receive such commodities.
Page 42 - In effectuating the water bank program authorized by this act, the Secretary shall have authority to enter into agreements with landowners and operators in important migratory waterfowl nesting and breeding areas for the conservation of water on specified farm, ranch, or other wetlands identified in a conservation plan developed in cooperation with the Soil and Water Conservation District in which the lands are located, under such rules and regulations as the Secretary may prescribe.
Page 5 - SEC. 2. Moneys transferred to the National Forest Reforestation Fund under the provisions of this Act shall be available to the Secretary of Agriculture, for expenditure upon appropriation, for the purpose of supplementing programs of tree planting and seeding of national forest lands determined by the Secretary to be in need of reforestation. Such moneys shall be available until expended, and shall be provided without prejudice to appropriations or funds available from other sources for the same...
Page 57 - August 24, 1935, an amount equal to 30 per centum of the gross receipts from duties collected under the customs laws on fishery products (including fish, shellfish, mollusks...
Page 5 - To provide for acceleration of programs for the planting of trees on national forest lands in need of reforestation, and for other purposes Be it enacted T>y the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States...
Page 44 - ... connection they had reviewed carefully the program of the 1909 celebration. There was a complete record of the 1909 celebration contained in a book called the Champlain Tercentenary, published by the New York State Lake Champlain Tercentenary Commission. The committee had agreed that such a celebration would be one of the best steps that could be taken to give impetus to the development of the Lake Champlain Basin. They felt this celebration was something tangible which the Commission could get...
Page 28 - INTRODUCTION Mr. Chairman: It is again a pleasure to appear before this committee to testify in support of the Operation and Maintenance, Army (OMA) appropriation request for FY 1980.
Page 39 - ... statements are predicated on policy as developed by the voting delegates of the member State Farm Bureaus, and in relation to private forestry. May I just comment at this point, reading from the policy statement : The private industry should be assisted by essential public services such as education, research, fire protection, and pest control. We urge cooperation of State and extension service foresters to provide advice on effective management and utilization. That is the policy statement on...
Page 28 - Mr. Chairman. I would like to introduce for the record a statement by Senator Leahy.

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