Manpower Utilization in the Federal Government: Hearings Before the Subcommittee on Manpower Utilization of the Committee on Post Office A/Civil Service, House of Representatives, Eighty-sixth Congress, First Session

Front Cover

From inside the book

What people are saying - Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.

Other editions - View all

Common terms and phrases

Popular passages

Page 123 - ... adopted or recognized by the Government; the construction, when necessary, of standards, their multiples and subdivisions; the testing and calibration of standard measuring apparatus; the solution of problems which arise in connection with standards; the determination of physical constants and properties of materials, when such data are of great importance to scientific or manufacturing interests and are not to be obtained of sufficient accuracy elsewhere.
Page 313 - Murray, chairman of the Post Office and Civil Service Committee of the House of Representatives...
Page 1 - Ellsworth, before the Subcommittee on Manpower Utilization of the House Committee on Post Office and Civil Service...
Page 123 - The development of methods for testing materials, mechanisms, and structures, and the testing of materials, supplies, and equipment, including items purchased for use of Government departments and independent establishments.
Page 123 - These include the development and maintenance of the national standards of measurement and the provision of means and methods for making measurements consistent with...
Page 76 - Study of Social Adequacy and of Social Failure of Mentally Retarded Youth in Wayne County, Mich.
Page 123 - That the functions of the bureau shall consist in the custody of the standards; the comparison of the standards used in scientific investigations, engineering, manufacturing, commerce, and educational institutions with the standards adopted or recognized by the Government; the construction, when necessary, of standards, their multiples and subdivisions; the testing and calibration of standard measuring apparatus; the solution of problems which arise in connection with standards; the determination...
Page 78 - A Study of Cognitive Development and Performance in Children With Normal and Defective Hearing.
Page 72 - * * * to enter into contracts or jointly financed cooperative arrangements with colleges, universities, and State educational agencies for the conduct of research, surveys, and demonstrations in the field of education.
Page 73 - enter into contracts or jointly financed cooperative arrangements with universities and colleges and State educational agencies for the conduct of research, surveys, and demonstrations in the field of education.

Bibliographic information