Departments of Commerce, Justice, State, the Judiciary, and Related Agencies Appropriations for Fiscal Year 1985: Hearings Before a Subcommittee of the Committee on Appropriations, United States Senate, Ninety-eighth Congress, Second Session, on H.R. 5712 ...
United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Appropriations. Subcommittee on Commerce, Justice, State, the Judiciary, and Related Agencies
U.S. Government Printing Office, 1984
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Page 58 - establishment of religion' clause of the First Amendment means at least this : Neither a state nor the Federal Government can set up a church. Neither can pass laws which aid one religion, aid all religions, or prefer one religion over another.
Page 378 - Investment adviser" means any person who, for compensation, engages in the business of advising others, either directly or through publications or writings, as to the value of securities or as to the advisability of investing in, purchasing, or selling securities, or who, for compensation and as a part of a regular business, issues or promulgates analyses or reports concerning securities. "Investment adviser...
Page 77 - ... professing religious beliefs or disbeliefs, for church attendance or nonattendance. No tax in any amount, large or small, can be levied to support any religious activities or institutions, whatever they may be called, or whatever form they may adopt to teach or practice religion. Neither a state nor the Federal Government can, openly or secretly, participate in the affairs of any religious organizations or groups and vice versa. In the words of Jefferson the clause against establishment of religion...
Page 79 - When the power, prestige and financial support of government is placed behind a particular religious belief, the indirect coercive pressure upon religious minorities to conform to the prevailing officially approved religion is plain.
Page 900 - The representatives of the General Accounting Office shall have access to all books, accounts, financial records, reports, files, and all other papers, things, or property belonging to or in use by the respective corporations and necessary to facilitate the audit, and they shall be afforded full facilities for verifying transactions with the balances or securities held by depositaries, fiscal agents, and custodians.
Page 79 - The Establishment Clause thus stands as an expression of principle on the part of the Founders of our Constitution that religion is too personal, too sacred, too holy, to permit its "unhallowed perversion
Page 488 - Department of Agriculture Department of Commerce Department of Defense Department of Education Department of Energy Department of Health and Human Services...
Page 79 - Its first and most immediate purpose rested on ,the belief that a union of government and religion tends to destroy government and to degrade religion.
Page 903 - USC 2000d et seq.) which prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, or national origin in programs and activities receiving Federal financial assistance.
Page 900 - ... and (6) the National Railroad Passenger Corporation." SEC. 805. RECORDS AND AUDIT OF THE CORPORATION AND CERTAIN RAILROADS. (1) (A) The accounts of the Corporation shall be audited annually in accordance with generally accepted auditing standards by independent certified public accountants or independent licensed public accountants certified or licensed by a regulatory authority of a State or other political subdivision of the United States.