Health Services Programs: Hearing Before the Subcommittee on Health and the Environment of the Committee on Interstate and Foreign Commerce, House of Representatives, Ninety-fourth Congress, First Session, on H.R. 2954 ... and H.R. 2955 ... February 19, 1975

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Page 239 - An individual shall be considered to be disabled for purposes of this title if he is unable to engage in any substantial gainful activity by reason of any medically determinable physical or mental impairment which can be expected to result in death or which has lasted or can be expected to last for a continuous period of not less than 12 months...
Page 175 - Schedule for each day of such service (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 5703 of title 5, United States Code, for persons in the Government service employed intermittently.
Page 246 - Code, and shall be entitled to reimbursement for travel, subsistence, and other necessary expenses incurred by them in the performance of their duties as members of the Workmen's Compensation Commission.
Page 175 - Council such technical, administrative, and other asssistance as it may require to carry out its functions. "(4) Appointed members of the Council, while attending meetings or conferences thereof or otherwise serving on business of the Council, shall be entitled to receive compensation at rates fixed by the 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...
Page 174 - States under subsection (a) for that year but with such proportionate amount for any of such other States being reduced to the extent it exceeds the sum the...
Page 174 - employee" means an employee of an employer who is employed in a business of his employer which affects commerce. (7) The term "State" includes a State of the United States, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands, American Samoa, Guam, and the Trust Territory of the Pacific Islands. (8) The term "occupational safety and health standard...
Page 229 - Government willingness to accept responsibility for dealing with the problems is evidenced by the enactment of the National Health Planning and Resources Development Act of 1974 (PL 93-641).
Page 242 - Family Planning Services and Population Research Act of 1970". DECLARATION OF PURPOSE SEC. 2. It is the purpose of this Act — (1) to assist in making comprehensive voluntary family planning services readily available to all persons desiring such services...
Page 175 - The president shall designate one of the members of the council to serve as chairman.
Page 172 - construction" includes construction of new buildings, expansion, remodeling, and alteration of existing buildings, and initial equipment of any such buildings (including medical transportation facilities) ; including architects' fees, but excluding the cost of off-site improvements and the cost of the acquisition of land ; (e) The term "cost of construction...

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