PUBLIC LAW 88-441-AUG. 14, 1964
Public Law 88-441 August 14, 1964 [S. 1336]
Coast and Geodetic Survey. P r i c i n g of charts.
F r e e distribution. Limitation.
AN ACT To provide that the price at which the Coast and Geodetic Survey sells certain charts and related material to the public shall not be less than the cost thereof. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That section 76 of the Act entitled "An Act providing for the public printing and binding and the distribution of public documents", approved January 12, 1895 (28 Stat. 620; 44 U.S.C. 246), as amended, is amended to read: "a. The charts published by the Coast and Geodetic Survey shall be sold at cost of paper and printing as nearly as practicable. The price to the public shall include all expenses incurred in actual reproduction of the charts after the original cartography, such as photography, opaquing, platemaking, press time and bindery operations; the full postage rates, according to the rates for postal services used; and any additional cost factors deemed appropriate by the Secretary, such as overhead and administrative expenses allocable to the production of the charts and related representatives: Provided, That the costs of basic surveys and geodetic work done by the Coast and Geodetic Survey shall not be included in the price of such charts and reference materials. The Secretary of Commerce shall publish the prices at which such charts and representatives are sold to the public at least once each calendar year. "b. There shall be no free distribution of such charts except to the departments and officers of the United States requiring them for public use; and a number of copies of each sheet, not to exceed three hundred, to be presented to such foreign governments, libraries, and scientific associations, and institutions of learning as the Secretary of Commerce may direct; but on the order of Senators, Representatives, and Delegates not to exceed one hundred copies to each may be distributed through the Director of the Coast and Geodetic Survey." Approved August 14, 1964.
Public Law 88-442 August 14, 1964 [H. R. 9521]
Missouri River Basin.
58 Stat. 891; 74 Stat. 502; 77 Stat. 842.
AN ACT To increase the authorization for appropriation for continuing work in the Missouri River Basin by the Secretary of the Interior. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That, in addition to previous authorizations, there is hereby authorized to be appropriated for fiscal years 1965 and 1966 the sum of $120,000,000 for the prosecution of the comprehensive plan adopted by section 9(a) of the Act approved December 22, 1944 (Public Law Numbered 534, Seventyeighth Congress), as amended and supplemented by subsequent Acts of Congress, for continuing the works in the Missouri River Basin to be undertaken under said plans by the Secretary of the Interior. No part of the funds hereby authorized to be appropriated shall be available to initiate construction of any unit of the Missouri River Basin project, whether included in said comprehensive plan or not, which is not hereafter authorized by Act of Congress. Approved August 14, 1964.