Federal Assistance for School Construction and Aid to Education: Hearings Before a Special Subcommittee of the Committee on Education and Labor, House of Representatives, Eighty-second Congress, Second Session, Pursuant to H. Res. 73, a Resolution Authorizing the Committee on Education and Labor to Conduct Studies and Investigations Relating to Matters Within Its Jurisdiction ...

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Page x - For the purpose of carrying out this resolution the committee or subcommittee is authorized to sit and act during the present Congress at such times and places within the United States, whether the House is in session, has recessed, or has adjourned, to hold such hearings, and to require, by subpena or otherwise, the attendance and testimony of such witnesses and the production of such books, records, correspondence, memoranda, papers, and documents, as it deems necessary.
Page 181 - Board, reduced or increased, as the case may be, by any sum by which it finds that its estimate for any prior quarter was greater or less than the amount which should have been paid to the State...
Page x - Subpenas may be issued over the signature of the chairman of the committee or any member of the committee designated by him, and may be served by any person designated by such chairman or member. The chairman of the committee or any member thereof may administer oaths to witnesses.
Page 242 - To develop, between educators and the general public, such united efforts as will secure for every child the highest advantages in physical, mental, social, and spiritual education.
Page 189 - To promote the establishment of reasonable standards for buildings and equipment with due regard for economy of expenditure, dignity of design, utility of space, healthful conditions, and safety of human life.
Page 181 - State for any prior period under such section was greater or less than the amount which should have been paid to the State for such prior period under such section. Such payments shall be made prior to audit or settlement by the General Accounting Office...
Page 11 - State educational agency" means the State board of education or other agency or officer primarily responsible for the State supervision of public elementary and secondary schools, or, if there is no such officer or agency, an officer or agency designated by the Governor or by State law.
Page 17 - Internal Migration in the United States: April, 1940 to April, 1947," Current Population Reports, Population Characteristics, ser.
Page 11 - The sums appropriated pursuant to this section shall be used for making payments to States which have submitted, and had approved by the...
Page 243 - Federal funds should be appropriated for the purpose of equalizing educational' opportunity among the several States, with provisions insuring (1) distribution according to need, such need to be determined on the basis of established facts, which shall serve as a...

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