Permanent Farm Labor Program: Hearings Before the Committee on Agriculture and Forestry, United States Senate, Eightieth Congress, First Session on S. 1334, a Bill to Enable the Secretary of Agriculture Through the Federal Extension Service, to Cooperate with the Land-grant Colleges and Universities in Carrying Out a Program for the Collection and Dissemination of Information with Respect to the Supply of the Need for and the Effective Use of Agricultural Workers, and for Other Purposes, June 17, 18, and 19, 1947
U.S. Government Printing Office, 1947 - Agricultural laborers - 170 pages
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Page 166 - Bureau shall investigate and report . . . upon all matters pertaining to the welfare of children and child life among all classes of our people...
Page 2 - Board for such prior quarter. (3) The Secretary of the Treasury shall thereupon, through the Division of Disbursement of the Treasury Department and prior to audit or settlement by the General Accounting Office, pay to the State, at the time or times fixed by the Board, the amount so certified.
Page 2 - ... child-welfare services") for the protection and care of homeless, dependent, and neglected children, and children In danger of becoming delinquent, there is hereby authorized to be appropriated for each fiscal year, beginning with the fiscal year ending June 30, 1936, the sum of $1,500,000.
Page 124 - Congress declares as its intent and purpose that there shall be an effective job counseling and employment placement service for veterans, and that, to this end, policies shall be promulgated and administered, so as to provide for them the maximum of job opportunity in the field of gainful employment.
Page 132 - I have presented my statement. If there are any questions, I would be glad to try to answer them. Mr.
Page 1 - Be it enacted by the Senate and Bouse of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That this Act may be cited as the "Housing Amendments of 1957".
Page 169 - ... for migrant workers and to facilitate the movement of essential workers across State lines and from one industry to another.
Page 120 - Board shall have determined that such workers are needed in such area. As used in this section the term "farm labor" shall not include labor for packing, canning, freezing, drying, or other operations of a type generally performed other than in the operation of farms. The provisions of this Act shall not be construed to limit or interfere with any of the functions of the United States Employment Service or State public employment services with respect to maintaining a farm-placement service as authorized...
Page 51 - Mr. Chairman, I have a statement here which I would like to read.