Electronic Collection and Dissemination of Information by Federal Agencies: Hearings Before a Subcommittee of the Committee on Government Operations, House of Representatives, Ninety-ninth Congress, First Session April 29, June 26, and October 18, 1985
United States. Congress. House. Committee on Government Operations. Government Information, Justice, and Agriculture Subcommittee
U.S. Government Printing Office, 1986 - EDGAR (Information retrieval system) - 592 pages
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Page 498 - diffuse among the people of the United States useful Information on subjects connected with agriculture, rural development, aquaculture, and human nutrition. In the most general and comprehensive sense of those terms.
Page 452 - the general policy of the government to rely on commercial sources to supply the products and services the government needs." including products and services the government needs in order to disseminate information to the public. For example, before an agency establishes a service for electronic dissemination of government information via an online computer system, the agency should compare the
Page 22 - are the Securities Act of 1933, the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the Public Utility Holding Company Act of 1935, the Trust Indenture Act of 1939, the
Page 410 - to assist the advancement of medical and related sciences, and to aid in the dissemination and exchange of scientific and other information important to the progress of medicine and to the public health.
Page 537 - and a people who mean to be their own governors, must arm themselves with the power knowledge gives.
Page 467 - public debate is the basis of our form of government and is the bedrock of the First Amendment to the Constitution. These values are reflected in numerous laws guaranteeing citizens a right of access to government information, such as the Freedom of Information Act, the Government in the Sunshine Act, and the law establishing the Federal Depository Library Program.
Page 277 - was established by Congress in order to assist the advancement of medical and related science, and to aid dissemination and exchange of scientific and other information important to the progress of medicine and to the public health. Since its early beginnings, NLM has emerged as the world's largest research library in a single scientific and professional field, and now stands as a dynamic national resource of biomedical information.
Page 463 - investigations, depending upon the sensitivity of the information to be handled and the risk and magnitude of loss or harm that could be caused by the individual. These policies shall be established for both Federal and contractor personnel. Personnel security policies for Federal employees shall be consistent with policies issued by the Office of Personnel Management.