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Freedom of Information and Secrecy in Government Part 1 [electronic resource]: Hearings Before the United States Senate Committee on the Judiciary, Subcommittee on Constitutional Rights, Eighty-Fifth Congress, Second Session, on Mar. 6, 1958

United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on the Judiciary. Subcommittee on Constitutional Rights
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Online; EBook; Government Document
Published
Washington : U.S. G.P.O., 1958.
Language
English
Series
ProQuest U.S. Congressional Hearings Digital Collection
SuDoc Number
Y 4.J 89/2:In 3/pt.1
Summary
Considers legislation to require Federal departments and agencies to publish unclassified information and regulations. a. Justice Dept study "Is a Congressional Committee Entitled To Demand and Receive Information and Papers from the President and the Heads of Departments Which They Deem Confidential, in the Public Interest?" (p. 63-146). b. "Demands of Congressional Committees for Executive Papers" by Herman Wolkinson, Federal Bar Association, published in the Federal Bar Journals of Apr., July, and Oct., 1949 (p. 147-270). c. "Subcommittee on Constitutional Rights Survey of Withholding of Information from Congress" memos and summary analysis prepared by subcom staff (p. 287-428). d. "Congressional Power of Investigation" Committee Print No. 83-99, prepared by the Legislative Reference Service of the Library of Congress Feb. 9, 1954 (p. 447-513). Includes the following documents.
Considers (85) S. 2148, (85) S. 921.
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iii, 513, iv p. ; cm.
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  • Record is based on bibliographic data in ProQuest Congressional Hearings Digital Collection (last viewed Nov. 2009) Reuse except for individual research requires license from ProQuest, LLC.
  • Access to the Congressional Hearings Digital Collection is restricted by license to users on UVA's network. This document may also be available in print or microform at either UVa's Alderman or Law Libraries.
  • CIS No. HRG-1958-SJS-0016
  • Record is based on bibliographic data in ProQuest Congressional Hearings Digital Collection. Reuse except for individual research requires license from ProQuest, LLC.
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Electronic reproduction. [Bethesda, Md.] : ProQuest, 2004. digital, PDF file. ProQuest U.S. Congressional Hearings Digital Collection. Mode of access: World Wide Web via ProQuest website.
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