Nomination for Governor of the Virgin Islands: Hearings Before the Committee on Interior and Insular Affairs, United States Senate, 87th Congress, 1st Session, on the Nomination of Raphael M. Paieswonsky, to be Governor of the Virgin Islands. March 10, 11, and 14, 1961
U.S. Government Printing Office, 1961 - Governors - 161 pages
Considers nomination of Raphael M. Paiewonsky to be Governor of Virgin Islands. Also considers the economic development, taxation policies, and government of the Virgin Islands.
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Page 84 - Houses thereof, with intent to influence his decision or action on any question,, matter, cause, or proceeding which may at any time be pending, or which may by law be brought before him in his official capacity, or in his place of trust or profit...
Page 85 - ... or proceeding which may at any time be pending, or which may by law be brought before him in his official capacity, or in his place of trust or profit, influenced thereby, shall be fined not more than three times the amount of such money or value of such thing or imprisoned not more than three years, or both ; and shall forfeit his office or place and be disqualified from holding any office of honor, trust, or profit under the United States.
Page 132 - Do you solemnly swear that the testimony you will give before this committee will be the truth, the whole truth, and nothing but the truth, so help you God ? Mr.
Page 23 - We are very happy the President has given his support to this project. Mr. Chairman, if I may be permitted, I would like to ask permission to insert in the record at the proper place another statement I have for the appropriations for the Lower Mississippi Valley Flood Control Association. They will follow this delegation. I would not like to take the committee's time at this point, but it states specifically our recommendations for certain items for those projects...
Page 5 - Advisory Council consisting of the Secretary of the Interior, the Secretary of Agriculture, the Secretary of Defense, the Secretary of Health, Education, and Welfare, and the Administrator of the Housing and Home Finance Agency. The Council will provide guidance for Federal outdoor recreation programs. I have established a Bureau of Outdoor Recreation in the Department of the Interior, and will...
Page 27 - Chairman, it seems to me that the question of good faith is so paramount here, that if the committee will indulge me for a moment I would like to propound two or three questions to Mr.
Page 79 - Do you know off the top of your head what percentage of the research grants are allocated by NICHD on aging with relation to biomedical problems as opposed to sociological problems?
Page 15 - States domiciled for 12 years and at his deaih in the Virgin Islands, was not a citizen of the United States within the meaning of section 802, Internal Revenue Code, for federal estate tax purposes.
Page 3 - Mr. Chairman, members of the committee, on behalf of the Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution, I would like to offer a brief report on the progress of the program of the Smithsonian Institution for improvements at the National Zoological Park. Funds for these improvements are carried in the regular Federal appropriation to the Smithsonian Institution. You may recall...