ERIC Number: ED103162
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1974
Reference Count: 0
Department of the Interior and Related Agencies Appropriations for 1975. Hearings Before a Subcommittee of the Committee on Appropriations, House of Representatives, 93rd Congress, 2nd Session. Part 1.
Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. House Committee on Appropriations.
On February 25-28, 1974 and April 1, 1974, the Subcommittee on Department of the Interior and Related Agencies of the House Committee on Appropriations met to hear testimony on the budget estimates for fiscal year (FY) 1975. Budget estimates for the Department of the Interior include new obligational authority and appropriations to liquidate contract authority. The budget also contains supplemental estimates for FY 1974. The proposed increase reflects a "strong commitment" to meeting the Department's American Indian, energy, environmental, and other responsibilities. Some of the major policies reflected in the budget are: Indian policy, Menominee budget, block grant legislation, Alaska Native claims, civil service status for Indians, energy programs and organization, leasing policy, and crude oil prices. Among the witnesses were the Secretary of the Interior and representatives from the Bureau of Indian Affairs, Indian Claims Commission, Office of Indian Education, Indian Health Service, Office of Territorial Affairs, Guam Economic Development Authority, Samoan Legislature, and the Trust Territory of the Pacific Islands. (NQ)
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. House Committee on Appropriations.
Note: For related documents, see RC 008 389-391