Domestic Supply Information Act: Joint Hearings Before the Committee on Commerce and Committee on Government Operations, United States Senate, Ninety-third Congress, Second Session ...
U.S. Government Printing Office, 1974 - Commodity control - 393 pages
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Page 164 - to include all field grown florists' stock, trees, shrubs, vines, cuttings, grafts, scions, buds, fruit pits, and other seeds of fruits and ornamental trees or shrubs, and other plants and plant products for propagation, is controlled by the Secretary of Agriculture under the Nursery Stock Quarantine Act, as amended, 7
Page 379 - timber supplies, including a determination of the present and potential productivity of forest land therein, and of such other facts as may be necessary in the determination of ways and means to balance the timber budget of the United States . . ." Since 1928, five survey reports have been produced by the Forest Service, the latest being The
Page 54 - Federal Government departments, agencies, and officials for official use upon request; (2) to committees of Congress having jurisdiction over the subject matter to which the information relates; (3) to a court
Page 161 - strive for an equilibrium between the supply of materials and the demand for their use, by increasing primary materials production and by conserving materials through accelerated waste recycling and greater efficiencyof-use of materials. Thus, the NCMP recommendations focused not only on
Page 92 - information which 6 such profit center would report annually to the Securities 7 and Exchange Commission pursuant to section 13 or 15 (d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934,
Page 54 - in a judicial proceeding under a court order formulated to preserve the confidentiality of such information without impairing the proceedings; and (4) to the public in order to protect
Page 153 - The Congress should consider in its deliberations the actions that executive branch agencies are taking and our recommendations for improving these agencies capabilities to cope with commodity problems. It should also consider the need for legislation to establish a centralized mechanism for developing and coordinating long-term policy planning.
Page 370 - contrast with wants or needs, the "demands" are estimated with specific price assumptions. With thousands of buyers and sellers, lumber prices in America are primarily a reflection of supply and demand. Softwood lumber prices last year were about double 1970 prices. As we testified here last year to the Subcommittee on International Finance of the Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs
Page 70 - (3) an annual report which includes, but is not limited to, a description of the activities of the Bureau and the System during the preceding year, a summary of all special reports published and the statistical information
Page 367 - policy opportunity. Another dean, the former dean of the School of Forestry and Conservation at the University of California, Dr. Henry Vaux, has analyzed this one at some length, and has written on it. It is part of the material that I have also provided for the record. He urges that the agency consider the