Nomination: Hearing Before the Committee on Labor and Public Welfare, United States Senate, Ninety-fourth Congress, Second Session on Michael H. Moskow, to be Undersecretary of Labor and John C. Read, to be Assistant Secretary of Labor for Employment Standards, May 12, 1976

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Page 3 - There is established in the Department of Labor the office of Under Secretary of Labor, which shall be filled by appointment by the President, by and with the advice and consent of the Senate. The Under Secretary shall perform such duties as may be prescribed by the Secretary of Labor or required by law. The Under Secretary shall (1) in case of the death, resignation, or removal from office of the Secretary, perform the duties of the Secretary until a successor is appointed, and (2) in case of the...
Page 3 - ... Order No. 7744 of November 19, 1937, authorizes the Solicitor of the Department of Labor to perform the duties of the Secretary of Labor under certain circumstances during the absence of the Secretary of Labor; and WHEREAS Public Law 346, Seventyninth Congress, approved April 17, 1946, establishes in the Department of Labor the office of Under Secretary of Labor and three offices of Assistant Secretary of Labor, and provides in part that in the absence of the Secretary of Labor the Under Secretary...
Page 3 - ... Defense, who shall be appointed from civilian life by the President, by and with the advice and consent of the Senate, and who shall receive compensation at the rate of $12,000 a year. The Under Secretary shall perform such duties as may be required by law or prescribed by the Secretary of Common Defense. The Under Secretary shall (1) in case of the death, resignation, or removal from office of the Secretary, perform the duties of the Secretary until a successor is appointed, and (2) in case...
Page 16 - Stability, which you direct, has asserted that ". . . the nation's resources that may be devoted to saving lives are limited. The total number of lives saved can be maximized only if the expenditures devoted toward saving lives are made in such a way so as to be equalized at the margin.
Page 16 - I do not offer these difficulties as a prescription for public policy paralysis, merely to point out that determining the value of environmental protection is not a slide-rule exercise but a matter of making educated guesses.
Page 10 - My objective is to reach as high a level of employment and as low a level of unemployment as is possible in our country.
Page 7 - And the otther is the recent amendment to the statutory authority of the Council on Wage and Price Stability which was enacted by the Congress this past summer, the summer of 1975.
Page 12 - I want to take some time to look at each of these programs and determine what their needs are.

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