ERIC Number: ED118283
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1972-Feb-3
Reference Count: N/A
Rural Development: Report on Congressional Activities in 15 Major Categories in the 92d Congress, 1st Session. Committee Print, 92d Congress, 2d Session, February 3, 1972.
This report reviews the legislative progress through December 31, 1971 of the rural development bills introduced in the U.S. Senate and House during the first session of the 92d Congress. For purposes of organization, this report presents 15 major rural development categories and limits this review to those bills and bill categories directed at economic, social, and cultural rural development. Each bill presented is identified in terms of its number, its author, its major provisions, and one of the following categories: (1) Revenue Sharing Bills; (2) Reorganization Bills; (3) Development Bank Bills; (4) Bills to Amend the Consolidated Farmers Home Administration Act; (5) Rural Industrial Incentive Bills; (6) National Policy; (7) Housing Bills; (8) Water and Waste Disposal Systems; (9) Rural Development and Population Dispersion Act of 1971; (10) Small Community Development; (11) National Rural Development Center; (12) Rural Telephone Bank; (13) Medical Care Bills; (14) Fire Prevention Bills; (15) Appalachia. A complete list of the proposed rural development legislation introduced during the 92d Congress is presented in the appendices. (JC)
Descriptors: Community Development, Economic Development, Federal Legislation, Fire Protection, Government Publications, Housing, Incentive Grants, Industry, Medical Services, Policy Formation, Research and Development Centers, Revenue Sharing, Review (Reexamination), Rural Development, Social Services, Telephone Communications Systems, Waste Disposal
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry.
Authoring Institution: Library of Congress, Washington, DC. Congressional Research Service.