ERIC Number: ED118276
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1971-Apr-23
Reference Count: N/A
Rural Development: Part 1, S. 1612. A Bill to Establish a Revenue-Sharing Program for Rural Development. Hearing Before the Subcommittee on Rural Development of the Committee on Agriculture and Forestry, 92d Congress, 1st Session, April 23, 1971.
Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry.
Transcript of the 1971 Senate hearings on a bill to establish a revenue sharing program for rural development are presented in this publication. These hearings include: (1) Statements by James B. Allen, Henry Bellmon, Dr. George Hay Brown, John B. Connally, Robert Dole, Clifford M. Hardin, Hubert Humphery, Jack Miller, and George Romney; (2) Miscellaneous Documents (S. 1612--92d Congress; request from Department of Agriculture; section-by-section analysis of S. 1612; fact sheet-Rural Community Development Revenue Sharing Act of 1971; rural community development revenue sharing--hold harmless baseline; excerpt from President Nixon's State of the Union Address--1971; President Nixon's remarks to farm media representatives--Iowa, 1971; President Nixon's remarks on signing message to Congress concerning proposed rural revenue sharing; President Nixon's message to Congress regarding special revenue sharing for rural development; rural development legislation introduced in the 91st and 92d Congresses; State laws designed for industrial development in small towns and rural areas); (3) Letters to and Responses from 27 State Governors; (4) Impact of Revenue Sharing on Employment (questions and answers of executive departments); (5) Data on Birth and Fertility Rates; (6) U.S. Census Data (per capita income, rural-urban migration, voters disenfranchised by State registration laws, county migration patterns--1960-70, age of farm operators, effect of interstate highways and colleges on migration). (JC)
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry.