Air Pollution: Hearings Before a Subcommittee of the Committee on Interstate and Foreign Commerce, House of Representatives, Eighty-eighth Congress, First Session, on H.R. 4415, H.R. 4750, Bills to Improve, Strengthen, and Accelerate Programs for the Prevention and Abatement of Air Pollution; H.R. 3507, H.R. 4061, Bills to Accelerate, Extend, and Strengthen the Federal Air Pollution Control Program. March 18 and 19, 1963

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Page 211 - Congress to recognize, preserve, and protect the primary responsibilities and rights of the States in preventing and controlling water pollution...
Page 272 - Federal financial assistance and leadership is essential for the development of cooperative Federal, State, regional, and local programs to prevent and control air pollution.
Page 5 - State air pollution control agency for the State in which the municipality is situated ) the governing body of any municipality, the Secretary shall, if such request refers to alleged air pollution which is endangering the health or welfare of persons only in the State in which the discharge or discharges ( causing or contributing to such pollution) originate...
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Page 10 - ... three at the end of three years after such date, as designated by the President at the time of appointment, and...
Page 6 - All research within the United States contracted for, sponsored, cosponsored, or authorized under authority of this Act shall be provided for in such manner that all information, uses, products, processes, patents, and other developments resulting from such research developed by Government expenditure will (with such exceptions and limitations, if any, as the Secretary may find to be necessary in the interest of national defense) be available to the general public.
Page 13 - It shall be the duty of the various district attorneys, under the direction of the Attorney General of the United States, to prosecute for the recovery of forfeitures.
Page 12 - On the basis of the evidence presented at such hearing, the Hearing Board shall make findings as to whether pollution referred to in subsection (a) is occurring and whether effective progress toward abatement thereof is being made. If the Hearing Board finds such pollution is occurring and effective progress toward abatement thereof is not being made...
Page 4 - ... been approved by the State water pollution control agency under subsection (b) (1) of this section and certified as entitled to priority under subsection (b) (4) of this section, shall be reallotted by the Secretary, on such basis as he determines to be reasonable and equitable and in accordance with regulations promulgated by him, to States having projects approved under this section for which grants have not been made because of lack of funds...
Page 11 - ... waters), which endangers the health or welfare of any persons, shall be subject to abatement as provided in this Act.

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