Letter to the Speaker of the House Transmitting a Supplemental Estimate of Appropriation for the Bureau of Labor Statistics.
I have the honor to transmit herewith for the consideration of Congress a supplemental estimate of appropriation for the Department of Labor for salaries and expenses, Bureau of Labor Statistics, for the fiscal year 1932, amounting to $200,000, of which $50,000 is to be immediately available.
The details of this estimate the necessity therefor, and the reason for its transmission at this time are set forth in the letter of the Director of the Bureau of the Budget transmitted herewith, with whose comments and observations thereon I concur. Respectfully,
The White House,
February 16, 1931.
[The Speaker of the House of Representatives]
Note: The letter and accompanying papers are printed as House Document 769 (71st Cong., 3d sess.).
The appropriation was requested to implement the recommendations of the President's Advisory Committee on Employment Statistics. See 1930 volume,. Items 244 and 247.
Herbert Hoover, Letter to the Speaker of the House Transmitting a Supplemental Estimate of Appropriation for the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Online by Gerhard Peters and John T. Woolley, The American Presidency Project https://www.presidency.ucsb.edu/node/207279