ERIC Number: ED461909
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1996
Reference Count: N/A
Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations for Fiscal Year 1996. Hearings before a Subcommittee of the Committee on Appropriations on H.R. 2127. United States Senate, One Hundred Fourth Congress, First Session.
Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. Senate Committee on Appropriations.
This document contains proceedings of Senate hearings before a subcommittee of the Committee on Appropriations on H.R. 2127, an act making appropriations for the Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and other related agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 1996. The document contains testimonies, answers to committee questions, and prepared statements from: Robert Reich, Secretary of Labor; Donna Shalala, Secretary of Health and Human Services; Richard Riley, Secretary of Education; Harold Varmus, Director of the National Institutes of Health; and representatives from other federal agencies. Secretary Riley's testimony includes comments on proposed revisions from Department of Education Programs, the streamlining of Department services and functions, the features of the 1996 budget request, standards-based reform, and preparing students to work in the Information Age. A subject index and list of witnesses, communications, and prepared statements are included. (LMI)
Descriptors: Budgets, Educational Improvement, Elementary Secondary Education, Federal Government, Federal Legislation, Federal Regulation, Finance Reform, Health Services, Hearings, Higher Education, Instructional Effectiveness, Labor Force Development, Politics of Education, Social Services
U.S. Government Printing Office, Superintendent of Documents, Congressional Sales Office, Washington, DC 20402.
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. Senate Committee on Appropriations.