Federal City College as a Land Grant College: Hearing Before Subcommittee No. 5...90-2, on H.R. 15280, H.R. 15886, S. 1999, March 13, 1968
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Page 1 - An Act to apply a portion of the proceeds of the public lands to the more complete endowment and support of the colleges for the benefit of agriculture and the mechanic arts, established under the provisions of an act of Congress approved July second, eighteen hundred and sixty-two...
Page 18 - ... a two-year program in engineering, mathematics, or the physical or biological sciences which is designed to prepare the student to work as a technician and at a semiprofessional level in engineering, scientific, or other technological fields which require the understanding and application of basic engineering, scientific, or mathematical principles or knowledge ; (4) is a public or other nonprofit institution...
Page 18 - ... is legally authorized to provide, and provides within that State, a program of postsecondary vocational or technical education designed to fit individuals for useful employment in recognized occupations...
Page 24 - Mr. Chairman and members of the Committee, we wish to thank you for the...
Page 2 - An Act making appropriations for the Department of Agriculture for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, nineteen hundred and eight", approved March 4, 1907 (34 Stat 1256, 1281; 7 USC 322) ; the Act of May 8, 1914 (38 Stat.
Page 28 - Rico shall be entitled to receive such amount annually thereafter. "(c) Any sums made available by the Congress for further development of cooperative extension work in addition to those referred to in subsection (b) hereof shall be distributed as follows : "1.
Page 2 - ... and inserting in lieu thereof "$4,320,000". (b) In lieu of extending to the District of Columbia those provisions of the Act of July 2, 1862 (12 Stat. 503; 7 USC 301-305, 307, 308), relating to donations of public lands or land scrip for the endowment and maintenance of colleges for the benefit of agriculture and the mechanic arts, there is authorized to be appropriated to the District of Columbia the sum of $7,241,706.
Page 2 - Amounts appropriated under this subsection shall be held and considered to have been granted to the District of Columbia subject to those provisions of that Act applicable to the proceeds from the sale of land or land scrip.
Page 2 - Act shall be considered to be a college established for the benefit of agriculture and the mechanic arts in accordance with the provisions of the Act of July 2, 1862 (12 Stat. 503; 7 USC 301-305, 307. 308), and the term "State" as used in the aforementioned laws or provisions of laws shall include the District of Columbia.
Page 31 - I have a brief statement in addition to the letter which you have made a part of the record. Mr. Chairman and members of the subcommittee, thank you for giving the District Government an opportunity to testify on II.R.