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  United States Secretary of the Treasury - dKosopedia
The United States Secretary of the Treasury is the head of the United States Department of the Treasury, concerned with finance and monetary matters, and, until 2003, some issues of national security and defense.
Because of the resignation of Deputy Secretary of Treasury Roger Altman in August of 1994, Under Secretary of Treasury for Domestic Finance Frank Newman served from December 22, 1994 to January 11, 1995 as Acting Secretary of Treasury.
Deputy Secretary of Treasury Kenneth W Dam served as Acting Secretary of Treasury from December 31, 2002 to February 3, 2003.
www.dkosopedia.com /wiki/United_States_Secretary_of_the_Treasury   (304 words)

  
  United States Secretary of the Treasury - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The United States Secretary of the Treasury is the head of the United States Department of the Treasury, concerned with finance and monetary matters, and, until 2003, some issues of national security and defense.
Because of the resignation of Deputy Secretary of Treasury Roger Altman in August of 1994, Under Secretary of Treasury for Domestic Finance Frank Newman served from December 22, 1994 to January 11, 1995 as Acting Secretary of Treasury.
Deputy Secretary of Treasury Kenneth W Dam served as Acting Secretary of Treasury from December 31, 2002 to February 3, 2003.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/United_States_Secretary_of_the_Treasury   (339 words)

  
 United States Department of the Treasury - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The United States Department of the Treasury is a Cabinet department and the treasury of the United States government.
It is administered by the United States Secretary of the Treasury and the Treasurer of the United States who receives and keeps the monies of the United States.
This office was preceded by the offices of the Comptroller of the Treasury (1789-1817), First Comptroller of the Treasury (1817-20), Agent of the Treasury (1820-30) and Solicitor of the Treasury 1830-1934.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/United_States_Treasury   (600 words)

  
 NationMaster - Encyclopedia: William Jones (statesman)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-30)
He was elected as a Republican to the United States House of Representatives in 1800 and was offered the office of Secretary of the Navy in 1801, but declined and remained in Congress to the end of his term in 1803.
Seal The United States Department of the Navy was established by an Act of Congress on April 30, 1798, to provide administrative and technical support, and civilian leadership to the United States Navy.
The United States Secretary of the Treasury is the finance minister of the Federal Government of the United States.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/William-Jones-(statesman)   (886 words)

  
 NationMaster - Encyclopedia: Henry Morgenthau, Jr.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-30)
The United States Department of State, often referred to as the State Department, is the Cabinet-level foreign affairs agency of the United States government, equivalent to foreign ministries in other countries.
The United Nations Monetary and Financial Conference, commonly known as Bretton Woods conference, was a gathering of 730 delegates from all 45 Allied nations at the Mount Washington Hotel, situated in the resort town of Bretton Woods, New Hampshire.
Louis McLane Louis McLane (May 28, 1786–October 7, 1857) represented the state of Delaware in both the United States House of Representatives and the U.S. Senate and served as the Secretary of the Treasury and later the Secretary of State under President Andrew Jackson.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/Henry-Morgenthau%2C-Jr.   (3331 words)

  
 Fore, Henrietta H.
Director of the United States Mint in the Department of Treasury.
In addition she served as a Trustee or Director of the Asia Society, The Asia Foundation, The Institute of the Americas, and the United States Committee of the Pacific Economic Cooperation Council.
The United States Mint produced 13 billion coins in 2004 for the nation’s trade as well as gold, silver and platinum bullion coins and commemorative coins and medals for investors and collectors.
www.state.gov /r/pa/ei/biog/50870.htm   (699 words)

  
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As indicated above, “Secretary” as used in the code means the Secretary of the Treasury or his or her delegate.
Certification of a notice of lien by the Secretary of the Treasury or his or her delegate entitles it to be filed and no other attestation, certification, or acknowledgment is necessary.
The United States Secretary of the Treasury or his or her delegate may file a release of a federal tax lien.
www.oag.state.tx.us /opinions/lo48morales/lo95-091.txt   (748 words)

  
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Requires the state to pay interest to eligible counties on these allocations for the period during which the funds were held by the state.
The state is responsible for receiving the federal revenue-sharing funds and for maintaining the funds until distribution.
The funds are distributed twice annually (October and December) from the U.S. Secretary of the Treasury to the state.
www.sen.ca.gov /leginfo/BILL-6-DEC-1998/CURRENT/AB/FROM1100/AB1148/SACGO.TXT   (771 words)

  
 Office of the Press Secretary
The United States is speaking at this summit from a position of solid credibility on economic issues as a consequence of the economic conditions of the last five years, which have been the best in this country in many decades.
SECRETARY RUBIN: Oh, I think that certainly one of the challenges will be to complete the work of putting in place a legal system, including contract enforceability, so that there is reliability and transparency and predictability in the legal system, which I think is enormously important in terms of attracting foreign capital.
Secretary, during the run-up to the summit, you and other U.S. officials were quite outspoken in expressing your concerns about the trend towards a larger Japanese surplus, and yet there's at least a perception that the issue was somewhat back-peddled at the summit.
clinton3.nara.gov /WH/New/Eight/19970623-18532.html   (6192 words)

  
 [05 Jul 2000] ECOSOC/5893 : UNITED STATES TREASURY SECRETARY TELLS ECONOMIC AND SOCIAL COUNCIL GLOBAL DEVELOPMENT ...
Global development was the greatest challenge facing humanity and it required global consensus with everyone doing their part, the Treasury Secretary of the United States told the Economic and Social Council this morning, as it began its substantive session for 2000.
Secretary Lawrence H. Summers told the Council that without strong policies in developing countries and the right approaches from the industrial world, there would be no effective development and no progress.
Among the key recommendations raised by the experts is the convening under United Nations auspices of an international conference devoted to deliberating current trends in the merging global knowledge-based economy, ICT capacity- building and development priorities in the twenty-first century.
www.un.org /News/Press/docs/2000/20000705.ecosoc5893.doc.html   (6766 words)

  
 Panic of 1893
The Panic of 1893 was a financial crisis that hit the United States upon the concurrence of several events.
First, too many people attempted to redeem notes for gold, ultimately the statutory limit for the maximum amount of gold in federal reserves was reached and gold could no longer be successfully redeemed.
The United States Secretary of the Treasury, John Carlisle[?] threatened to redeem notes in silver, which was not as respected by the market (i.e.
www.ebroadcast.com.au /lookup/encyclopedia/pa/Panic_of_1893.html   (263 words)

  
 A2385 1R   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-30)
A board, officer or agent contracting on behalf of a State college shall not accept a payment or performance bond unless there is attached thereto a Surety Disclosure Statement and Certification to which each surety executing the bond shall have subscribed.
The contracting unit may reject any such bid if it is not satisfied with the sufficiency of the individual surety offered.
    "State contract" means any purchase, contract or agreement the cost or contract price of which is to be paid, in whole or a part, with or out of State funds.
www.njleg.state.nj.us /2002/Bills/A2500/2385_R1.HTM   (1499 words)

  
 00-1357 -- Schroder v. Bush -- 08/24/2001
Appellants are farmers or ranchers who live and work within the territorial boundaries of the Tenth Circuit and who seek declaratory and injunctive relief against the President of the United States, the United States Secretary of Agriculture, the United States Secretary of the Treasury, and the United States of America (collectively, "Appellees").
A 1998 report from the United States Department of Agriculture demonstrates that, more than a decade after Schroder, times are still hard for small farmers in America: "Today, we have 300,000 fewer farmers than in 1979, and farmers are receiving 13 percent less for every consumer dollar.
Bush is substituted for William J. Clinton, President of the United States; Ann M. Veneman is substituted for Daniel R. Glickman, United States Secretary of Agriculture; and Paul H. O'Neill is substituted for Lawrence Summers, United States Secretary of the Treasury, as Defendants-Appellees in this action.
www.kscourts.org /ca10/cases/2001/08/00-1357.htm   (2938 words)

  
 NJ Office of the Attorney General - Department of Law & Public Safety - News Release
John Snow is the United States Secretary of the Treasury, and a member and chairman of the Committee on Foreign Investments in the United States (“CFIUS”).
The State of New Jersey and plaintiff Governor Corzine are responsible for protecting the health and safety of the people of New Jersey, and those individuals who work in and travel through the State, all of who could be impacted by a breach of security at the Port Newark.
To the extent the State lacks confidence in the FSO and his or her employer, the State’s ability to fulfill its obligation to ensure adequate security at the Port Newark is impaired.
www.state.nj.us /lps/newsreleases06/2006-comp-dubai.html   (2317 words)

  
 rediff.com: US treasury secretary all praise for Naidu's Hitec AP
United States Secretary of Treasury Paul O'Neill on Thursday was all praise for the strides made by Andhra Pradesh in fields of information technology, e-governance, micro-credit, empowerment of women, rehabilitation of street children and AIDS control.
At Shamshabad, the treasury secretary interacted for about 90 minutes with some beneficiaries of a micro-credit programme run by Share Microfin Limited, a community-run micro-finance institution.
He said the United States and the Bush Administration are committed to fighting AIDS globally.
www.rediff.com /news/2002/nov/22ap.htm   (373 words)

  
 [05 Jul 2000]: PRESS CONFERENCE BY UNITED STATES SECRETARY OF TREASURY
Summers worked in and the United Nations, and while the United Nations often got paid much "lip service", the two bureaucracies usually worked independently of one another and not always in a way that was maximally reinforcing.
As United States Vice President Al Gore had said when he was at the United Nations on 10 January, it was the first time in history that a health issue had been discussed in the Security Council.
The United States would never again vote for a peacekeeping resolution that did not contain an AIDS section and had concluded that a separate comprehensive resolution on the subject was necessary, he said.
www.un.org /News/briefings/docs/2000/20000705.uspc.doc.html   (1803 words)

  
 The Avalon Project : Secretary of the Treasury Paul O'Neill Media Roundtable Conference Palace Jeddah, Saudi Arabia; ...
We think that the possibility of terrorist attack is as great everyplace in the world as it is in the United States and therefore this is not an issue of the United States or for the United States; this is an issue of and for the world.
We have a registration system in the United States much like what you have here that requires charitable organizations to let the government know of their existence and then they get a special a tax form.
Secretary O'Neil: Now first, to the last part of your question, I tell you what, I have a great deal of confidence that if the governmental people in Saudi Arabia had knowledge of people that were providing assistance to terrorists that they would stop it immediately.
www.yale.edu /lawweb/avalon/sept_11/oneill_005.htm   (3266 words)

  
 UNESCO WebWorld News | UN Releases Plan For Global Internet Access   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-30)
The report will also be considered at the July high-level meeting of the United Nations Economic and Social Council, and representatives of the panel are taking part in preparations for the mid-July Summit of the Group of 8 countries, which will be held in Okinawa and will focus on ICT issues.
The United Nations should create, under the leadership of the United Nations Secretary-General but outside the regular United Nations organizational structures, an ICT Task Force charged with bringing together international agencies, private industry and foundations and trusts to facilitate the expansion of the ICT market in developing countries.
The United Nations should work with financial institutions and creditor governments to have one per cent of the debt of each developing country written off, if the equivalent amount is applied to ICT development.
www.unesco.org /webworld/news/000620_un_internet.shtml   (1129 words)

  
 The India – U. S. Financial and Economic Forum - April 17, 2000
The objective of the Forum would be to strengthen the financial and economic relationship between India and the United States through regular contact between economic policymakers from each country.
It is anticipated that there will be a Cabinet level meeting each year at which the Indian Finance Minister and the United States Secretary of the Treasury will meet to discuss recent financial and economic developments, progress since the previous Cabinet level meeting, financial or economic issues of mutual concern, and priorities for future meetings.
The Indian Finance Minister and the United States Secretary of the Treasury may also agree to send a joint report on the Forum's deliberations to their Heads of Government prior to the annual Heads of Government meeting described in the Clinton-Vajpayee Joint Statement of 21st March 2000.
www.indianembassy.org /indusrel/economic_forum_april_17_2000.html   (490 words)

  
 Executive Order on Terrorist Financing
The Secretary of the Treasury, in consultation with the Secretary of State and the Attorney General, is hereby authorized to take such actions, including the promulgation of rules and regulations, and to employ all powers granted to the President by IEEPA and UNPA as may be necessary to carry out the purposes of this order.
The Secretary of the Treasury may redelegate any of these functions to other officers and agencies of the United States Government.
All agencies of the United States Government are hereby directed to take all appropriate measures within their authority to carry out the provisions of this order.
www.whitehouse.gov /news/releases/2001/09/20010924-1.html   (730 words)

  
 American President
Secretary of the Treasury: William J. Duane (1833 - 1833)
By 1815, Duane had been admitted to the bar but had lost both his race for the United States Congress and his seat in the state legislature.
An attempt to regain his state seat two years later was also unsuccessful, but he prevailed in 1819 and returned to the state legislature.
www.americanpresident.org /history/andrewjackson/cabinet/SecretaryoftheTreasury/WilliamJDuane   (353 words)

  
 United States Department of the Treasury
Under the Articles of Confederation the limited financial administration of the United States was taken care of by a superintendent of finance, who was replaced in 1784 by a treasury board.
One of the first necessities, after the new government was set up in 1789 under the Constitution of the United States, was machinery for the collection of taxes, the custody of federal funds, and the keeping of accounts.
To this end the Dept. of the Treasury was created and its head, the secretary of the treasury, became the second-ranking cabinet member (after the secretary of state).
www.infoplease.com /ce6/history/A0849325.html   (337 words)

  
 Paul O'Neill - Psychology Central   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-30)
He joined United States Office of Management and Budget in 1967, and was deputy director of OMB from 1974 to 1977.
Image:Paul H O'Neill signature.jpg O'Neill was appointed Secretary of the Treasury by George W. Bush.
The report also suggested that sharp tax increases, massive spending cuts, or both would be unavoidable if the United States were to meet benefit promises to its future generations.
psychcentral.com /psypsych/Paul_O'Neill   (776 words)

  
 News Update
The United States Secretary of the Treasury, John W. Snow, met Jordanian Minister of Finance Dr. Michel Marto, Wednesday, September 17, 2003, in Amman, Jordan.
The Minister and the Secretary discussed the outlook for the international and regional economic situations, including Jordan's strong economic performance in light of regional developments, as well as the continued commitment to combat terrorist financing.
Secretary Snow -- who is traveling in the region in advance of the Annual Meetings of the Boards of Governors of the International Monetary Fund and the World Bank that will be held in Dubai, September 22-23 -- highlighted the significance of the market-oriented economic reforms and fiscal policies implemented by Jordan in recent years.
www.usembassy-amman.org.jo /09snow2.html   (224 words)

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