Possible Shifting of Refugee Resettlement to Private Organizations: Hearing Before the Subcommitee on Immigration and Claims of the Committee on the Judiciary, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourth Congress, Second Session, August 1, 1996

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Page 61 - ... (c) are not presently indicted for or otherwise criminally or civilly charged by a governmental entity (Federal, State or Local...
Page 61 - Federal department or agency. (b) Have not within a three-year period preceding this proposal been convicted of or had a civil judgment rendered against them for commission of fraud or a criminal offense in connection with obtaining, attempting to obtain, or performing a public (Federal, State or local...
Page 7 - Programs of this type provide both cash assistance, such as Aid to Families with Dependent Children (AFDC); Supplemental Security Income (SSI) for the aged, blind, or disabled; and in-kind assistance such as Food Stamps and housing subsidies.
Page 7 - I appreciate this opportunity to appear before you on behalf of the Department of Commerce and the Office of Minority Business Enterprise to present a position regarding Senate Bill S.
Page 59 - If it is later determined that the prospective primary participant knowingly rendered an erroneous certification, in addition to other remedies available to the Federal Government, the department or agency may terminate this transaction for cause or default.
Page 61 - State or local) transaction or contract under a public transaction; violation of Federal or State antitrust statutes or commission of embezzlement, theft, forgery, bribery, falsification or destruction of records, making false statements, or receiving stolen property; (c) Are not presently indicted for or otherwise criminally or civilly charged by a...
Page 8 - ... resettlement agencies and others the opportunity to develop innovative approaches for the provision of cash and medical assistance, social services and case management. Some projects were established when the State government decided not to continue administering the program, such as in Kentucky and Nevada, and some projects are being established as refugee-specific alternatives to categorical aid programs.
Page 6 - ... there have been several attempts to phase out this program. In his budget cut message to Congress on November 26, 1974, President Ford proposed that the program be phased out beginning January 1, 1975. This plan would limit reimbursements to States to financial and medical assistance to needy refugees who have been in the United States for less than 5 years. Under the Ford proposal the program's total cost in fiscal year 1975 would amount to $78 million. As of mid-January, Congress had not acted...
Page 15 - Mr. Chairman and members of the committee, it is a privilege for me to be here today...

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