Amendments to the Economic Opportunity Act of 1964, Hearings Before the Subcommittee on Employment, Manpower, and Poverty...89-2, on S. 3164, S. 2908, S. 3139, June 21, 22, 23, 24, 1966
1966 - 737 pages
What people are saying - Write a review
We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.
activities addition administration amendment application areas assistance Association authorized basic believe bill Board Center Chairman City Committee community action agency community action program concerned continue coordination Corporation Council County Department Director Economic Opportunity Economic Opportunity Act effective effort employment established existing experience families Federal feel funds girls give groups hearing House increase individual interest involved Job Corps Labor Legal Aid legal services live manpower Mayor means meet million months Neighborhood Office of Economic operation organizations participation percent persons planning poor possible poverty present problems proposed question received record representatives residents responsible Secretary Senator CLARK Senator Javits serve SHRIVER social society staff statement subcommittee success Thank tion Title welfare women workers York Youth Corps
Page 29 - Secretary, but not exceeding $100 per day, including travel time, and while so serving away from their homes or regular places of business they may be allowed travel expenses, including per diem in lieu of subsistence, as authorized by section 5 of the Administrative Expenses Act of 1946 (5 USC 73b-2) for persons in the Government service employed intermittently.
Page 1 - The United States can achieve its full economic and social potential as a nation only if every individual has the opportunity to contribute to the full extent of his capabilities and to participate in the workings of our society. It is, therefore, the policy of the US to eliminate the paradox of poverty in the midst of plenty...
Page 89 - ... community"), including but not limited to a state, metropolitan area, county, city, town, multicity unit, or multicounty unit in an attack on poverty; (2) which provides services, assistance, and other activities of sufficient scope and size to give promise of progress toward elimination of poverty or a cause or causes of poverty through developing employment opportunities, improving human performance, motivation and productivity, or bettering the conditions under which people live, learn and...
Page 87 - Act of 1964, which specified that community action programs should be developed, conducted and administered with "maximum feasible participation" of the residents of the areas and members of the groups served.
Page 1 - It is, therefore, the policy of the United States to eliminate the paradox of poverty in the midst of plenty in this Nation by opening to everyone the opportunity for education and training, the opportunity to work, and the opportunity to live in decency and dignity.
Page 211 - Chairman of the American Bar Association's Standing Committee on Legal Aid and Indigent Defendants.
Page 23 - States, (iii) not in excess of three years during which the borrower is in service as a volunteer under the Peace Corps Act or (iv) not in excess of three years during which the borrower is in service as a volunteer under Title VIII of the Economic Opportunity Act of 1964...
Page 213 - But even the American Bar Association and the National Legal Aid and Defender Association have been urging an extension of the authority of the Cor-, poration without amendment. Yet, along comes of all people bur...