1972: 92nd Congress, Second Session

MUSKIE, EDMUND S. (a Senator from Maine)

Appointed conferee, 3159, 12447, 27307, 30508, 34281.

Cloture motion, 32997, 33400.

Court complaint, United States v. Morristown, N.J., 35391.

Court Judgment, Township of Hanover v. Town of Morristown, 35392.

Excused from United Nations Conference on the Human Environment, 6304.

Press release: water pollution control program, Environmental Protection Agency, 36871.

Proclamation, Lattimer Massacre Memorial year, 30225.

Summary, 92d Congress, 1st session: activity by,14277-14279.

Tributes in Senate, 34547, 37279.


Community Leadership Conference, New York City, by, 5546.

International City Management Association, by, 31710-31712.

International City Management Association, Graham W. Watt, 32384.

Land Use Policy and Planning Assistance Act, by, 31072.

Making SALT Work, Los Angeles, by, 25699.

Our Indochina Policy, Northwestern University, Senator Stevenson, 37288.

Space Age Industries' Challenge to Minority Businesses, Chicago Economic Development Corporation Conference, C. Delores Tucker, 18950.

There is Going To Be a Silence, Cleveland City Club, by, 36759.

Vietnam War, National Presbyterian Center, by, 4865, 5441.

Wisconsin Resources Conservation Council, by, 10322.

Amendments offered by, to

Debt limit: amend bill (H.R. 16810) to limit Federal expenditures and provide temporary increase in, 35966.

East West Trade Relations Act: amend bill (S. 2620) to enact human rights for Russian Jews. 33659.

Education Amendments of 1971: amend bill (S. 659) to enact, 4444.

Environmental Noise Control Act of 1972: amend bill (S. 3342) to enact, 35388, 35869, 35417.

Federal-aid Highway Act of 1972: amend bill (S.3939) to enact, 30215, 31250.

Federal Revenue sharing: amend bill (H.R. 14370) to provide for, 28675

Foreign Aid: amend bill (H.R.12067) making appropriations for, 2497.

Foreign Assistance Act of 1972: amend bills (S.3390, H.R.16029) to enact, 20451, 32237.

Internal Revenue Code of 1954: amend bill (H.R.7877???) to amend section 3306 of the, 36275.

Land and Resources Planning Act of 1972: amend bill (S.632) to enact, 30398.

Land Use Policy and Planning Assistance Act of 1972: amend bill (S.632) to enact, 31086, 31195, 31201, 31205, 31208.

Military Procurement: amend bill (H.R.15495) authorizing appropriations, 25946.

National Land Use Policy Act of 1971: amend bill (S.632) to enact, 28180.

National Voter Registration Act: amend bill (S.2574) to enact, 8017.

Noise Pollution Control Act of 1972: amend bill (S. 3342) to enact, 34465.

Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act: amend bill (H.R. 8389) to amend, 31047.

Public Works, and Economic Development Act of 1972: amend bill (H.R. 16071) to enact, 35350.

Social Security Act: amend bill (H.R. 1) to increase benefits and raise earnings base, 11537, 12832, 13740, 13743, 15896, 19134, 32488, 33885.

Strategic offensive weapons: amend resolution (S.J. Res. 241) authorizing President to approve an agreement between U.S. and U.S.S.R. to limit, 29833, 30397, 30639, 30691.

Summer food service programs for children: amend bill (H.R. 14896) relating to funding, 27913.

Uniform Relocation Assistance and Real Property Acquisition Policies Act of 1970: amend bill (S. 1819) to amend, 12342.

Upholstery supplies: amend bill (H.R. 640) relating to duty free entry of certain, 33594.

Articles and editorials

Cost of the Bargaining Chips, L. H. Gelb and A. Lake, Washington Post, 25701.

Edmund S. Muskie, C. La Verdiere, Waterville (Maine) Sentinel, 27742.

Farm Agency Charges Groups Tried To Rig Potato Futures Prices, Wall Street Journal, 30702.

Federal Tax Limitations on Political Activities of Public Interest and Educational Organizations, T. L. Garrett, 844.

Maurice M. Stein (sundry), 23105.

Muskie: They Buried the Wrong Man, S. Smith, D.C. Gazette, 19286.

Muskie's Peace Plan for Vietnam, S. Alsop, Newsweek, 3366.

Muskie's Plan Calls for a Sellout in Vietnam, C. S. Noyes, Washington Star, 3363, 3660.

New Brunswick Joins Fire Compact, 20225.

Quebec Joinder, A. E. Eckes, American Forests, 20224.

Regulating Regulators, K. Mills, Newhouse News Service (series), 27232-27234.

Revenue Sharing: Senator Muskie's Doing, D. Larrabee, Maine Telegram, 35902.

Senate Vote on Trident, Washington Post, 25701.

Senator Muskie's Disarmers, Rowland Evans and Robert Novak, Washington Post, 5278.

Story of the Maine Forest Fire Disaster, A. H. Wilkins, Journal of Forestry, 20221.

You Can Trust Muskie, Knoxville (Tenn.) News-Sentinel, 1866.

Bills and resolutions introduced by

Advisory committees: standards and procedures governing establishment and operation of (see bill S. 3529), 14098.

Aircraft noise levels: minimum (see S. Res. 285, 288), 9445, 10428.

American Telephone & Telegraph Co.: investigate (see bill S. 3060), 832.

Armed Forces: equality of treatment for members in application of dependency criteria (see bill S. 2738), 538.

Bangladesh: recognition of (see S. Con. Res. 55), 1903.

Bangladesh and Pakistan: assistance for minority populations in (see S. Res. 282), 12045.

Civil Rights Commission Act of 1972: enact (see bill S. 3121), 2460.

Commercial fishing vessels: compensation for damages caused by foreign vessel (see bill S. 3771), 26655.

Commission on United States Participation in the United Nations: establish (see S.J. Res. 216), 8225.

Comprehensive Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism Prevention, Treatment, and Rehabilitation Act Amendments of 1972: enact (see bill S. 3644), 27228.

Controlled Substances Act: identification of each schedule II dosage unit produced and remove certain barbiturates schedule III to schedule II (see bills S. 3538, 3539),15065.

Death Penalty Suspension Act of 1971: act (see bill S. 1969), 17969.

Department of Health: establish (see S. 3432), 10937.

Economic Opportunity Amendment 1972: enact (see bill S. 3193), 9271.

Emergency Employment Act Amendments of 1972: enact (see bill S. 3092), 1751

Emergency Unemployment Compensation Program: 6-month extension (see bill S.3704), 22600.

Employee pension and welfare benefit plans: strengthen and improve protections and interests of participants and beneficiaries of (see bill S. 3598), 33317.

Federal assistance programs: create a catalog (see bill S. 718), 31494.

Federal-State Extended Unemployment Compensation Act of 1970: suspend requirement for determining if there been a state "Off" indicator (see bill S. 3705), 22600.

Financial Records Privacy Act: enact (bill S. 3814), 31925.

Fire prevention and control: assist States in establishing systems for (see bill S. 963), 3749.

Food, Drug, and Consumer Product Safety Act of 1972: to enact (see bill S. 3419), 21846.

Full Employment and Job Development Act of 1972: enact (see bill S. 3927), 28634.

Government contracts: prompt resolution of certain disputes (see bill S. 3616), 21785.

Income tax: allow business deduction for certain expenses to enable individual to be gainfully employed (see bill S. 3227), 5381.

Intergovernmental Cooperation Act 1972: enact (see bill S. 3140), 3033.

Intergovernmental Personnel Act Amendments of 1972: enact (see bill S. 3141), 3033.

International travelers: Protect from acts of violence and aerial piracy (see S.J.Res. 244), 24321.

Israeli Olympic team: sense of Senate on murder by Arab terrorists (see S. Res. 358), 29487.

Japanese-American Friendship Act of enact (see bill S. 3872), 26410.

Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Act of 1972: enact (see bill S. 3148), 8400.

Law enforcement officers: pay tribute to on Law Day, May 1, 1973 (see S.J. Res.228), 21631.

Lead-Based Paint Poisoning Prevention Act: extend provisions of (see bill S.3080), 1303.

McClellan, John L.: tribute for service as chairman of Committee on Government Operations (S. Res. 355), 28250.

Menominee Restoration Act: enact (se S.3514),14115.

Microwave radiation: research into chronic effects of (see bill S. 3487), 15894.

Milk: price support at not less than 85 per centum of parity (see bill S. 3357), 10425, 11645.

Milk: support at not less than 90 per cent of parity price (see bill S. 3195), 5737.

National Arthritis Month: designate (S.J. Res. 180), 3332.

National Bikecology Week: designate (S.J. Res. 191), 10425.

National Science Foundation: study conversion from defense to civilian economy (see bill S. 32), 11534.

National Voter Registration Month: designate (see S.J. Res. 245), 21244.

National Week of Concern for Prisoners of War/Missing in Action: designate (S.J. Res. 189), 1927.

News and scientific and educational matter: encourage dissemination through the mails (see bill S. 3758), 24948.

Noise Pollution Control Act of 1972: enact (see bill S. 3342), 8224.

North Vietnam: terminate all American military activity against and resume negotiation with (see S. Con. Res. 76), 12832.

Office for the Aging: establish (see bill S. 3181), 5737.

Office of the Handicapped: establish (see bill S. 3158), 8245.

Offshore facilities: require prior approval of adjacent coastal States before construction (see bill S. 3844), 25166.

Older Americans Comprehensive Service Amendments of 1972: enact, (see bill S. 4044), 33408.

Passamaquoddy Indian Tribe in Maine: for relief (see bill S. 3695), 20441.

Peace Corps: assistance to (see S. Con. Res. 66), 7767.

President pro tempore: thanks of the Senate to (see S. Res. 385), 37321.

Radio Free Europe and Radio Liberty: sense of the Senate relating to support of (see S. Res. 272), 6509.

Roosevelt Campobello International Park Commission: unemployment compensation benefits for employees of (see bill S.3763), 22798.

Rural areas: establish job-producing industrial and commercial establishments in (see bill S. 346), 6789.

Rural electrification program for 1972: appropriations for (see S. Res. 232), 2308.

Russia: persecution of Jews and other minorities in (see S. Con. Res. 33), 1927.

School Bus Safety Week: proclaim (see S.J. Res. 4), 3057.

Senate: authorize each Member to employ student interns (see S. Res. 275), 12358.

Social Security Act: eliminate monthly premium requirements for certain persons covered under supplementary medical insurance program (see bill S. 3127), 4443.

Social Security Act: liberalization and automatic adjustment relative to earnings test (see bill S. 4001), 31151.

Soviet Jewish Refugee Assistance Act of 1972: enact (see bill S. 3142), 3033, 7767.

State and Local Fiscal Assistance Act of 1972: enact (see bill S. 3651), 19125.

Sudden infant death syndrome: relating to (see S.J. Res. 206), 14667.

Supersonic aircraft: landing rights and noise and boom limitations, (see S. Res. 284), 9444.

Supersonic aircraft: relating to sonic booms (see S. Res. 289), 10428.

Supplementary Education Services for the Handicapped Act of 1972: enact (see bill S. 3407), 11645.

Survivor benefit plan: establish (see bill S.3905), 29453.

Tax-exempt organizations: permit certain to communicate with legislative bodies (see bill S. 3063), 832.

Tax Reform Act of 1972: enact (see bill S. 3378), 10425.

Uganda: suspend assistance to (see S. Res. 364), 33592.

Uniform Relocation Assistance and Real Property Acquisition Policies Act of 1970: minimum Federal payments after July 1, 1972 (see bill S. 1819), 3858.

Victims of Crime Act of 1972: enact (see bills S. 2994, 2995), 6789, 7261.

Vietnam: behalf of American POW's and MIA's in North (see S. Con. Res. 97), 32452.

Voters Registration Assistance Act of 1972: enact (see bill S. 3420), 12832, 13385.

Wheat and feed grain programs: require advance payments to producers participating in (see bill S. 3293), 8245.

Wheat and Wheat Foods Research, Education and Promotion Act: enact (see bill S. 3276), 6178.

White House Conference on the Handicapped: call by the president (see S.J. Res. 202), 8245.

Worker Alienation Research and Technical Assistance Act of 1972: enact (see bill S.3916), 35694.


Letter: Aircraft noise pollution, R. L. Hurlburt, 35395.

Letter: Discontinuing Postal Academy Program, by, 21140.

Letter: EPA certification of 1973 motor vehicles, E. B. Staats, by, 20799.

Letter: Funds for Neighborhood Youth Corps program, Senator Magnuson, by, 15139.

Letter: Land Use Policy and Planning Assistance Act, A. E. Pritchard, and W. R. MacDougall (sundry), 31196, 31197.

Letter: Legal services for elderly poor, to P. V. Sanchez, by, 23264.

Letter: Military retirement annuity attachment, 2441.

Letter: Noise Pollution Control Act, by Senator Tunney, 35398.

Letter: Recommending Presidential approval of S. 2770, W. Ruckelshaus, 36775.

Letter: Right to vote in South Vietnam, President Nixon, by, 30712.

Letter: Shortage of hides in shoe industry, President Nixon, by, 26263.

Letter: Tribute to service on Committee on Public Works, by members of staff, to Senator Cooper, 37288.

Letter: Views on monopoly and corporate abuses, R. Nader, by, 9479.

Letter: Water pollution control bill, President Nixon, by, 36774.


List: Department of the Interior programs, 31198.

List: Programs which will be affected by S. 632, 31080.

Memorials of legislature

Maine, 6195.

Remarks on, by

ABM Treaty: ratification, 26769.

Atomic Energy Act of 1954: amend relative to temporary licenses for nuclear power reactors, 17735.

Black Lung Benefits Act of 1972: bill (11R. 9212) to enact, 12902.

Chicago Mercantile Exchange: manipulation of price of potato futures on, 30702.

Committee on Foreign Relations: notice of hearings, 16933.

Committee on Government Operations: notice of hearings, 6194.

Consumer Protection Organization Act of 1972: bill (S. 3970) to enact, 32727, 32728.

Cooper, John S.: tribute, 37287.

DD-963 destroyer program, 26395, 26396.

Department of Defense: bill (H.R. 16593) making appropriations for, 33132.

Department of State, USIA, Arms Control and Disarmament Agency, and Peace Corps: bill (S. 3526) to authorize appropriations for, 17577.

Dolloff, Maynard C.: NASDA president, 9458.

Economic conditions: shoe industry, 18962, 18963. 

Ellender, Allen J.: eulogy, 27019.

Environment: Stockholm conference on the human, 18954-18956.

Environmental Noise Control Act: proposed amendment, 34465.

Environmental Noise Control Act of 1972: bill (S. 3342) to enact, 35389-35399, 35410, 35417-35419.

Equal Educational Opportunities Act of 1972: bill (H.R. 13915) to enact, 34538-34547.

Export Control Administration Extension Act: bill (S. 3726) to enact, 26256.

Federal Advisory Committee Standards Act: bill (H.R.4383) to enact, 31225.

Federal-aid Highway Act of 1972: bill (S.3939) to enact, 31250-31253, 31258, 31261, 31284, 37310.

Federal Water Pollution Control Act Amendments of 1971: bill (S.2770) to enact, 33692-33694, 33702, 33706-33708, 33711.

Federal Water Pollution Control Act Amendments of 1972: bill (S.2770) to enact, President's game, 36774.

Federal Water Pollution Control Act Amendments of 1972: President's veto, 36871-36875, 36877.

Fishing vessels: compensation for damage to U.S., 28679.

Foreign Fishing vessels: damage caused by, 28679.

Foreign Relations authorization Act of 1972: bill (S.3526) to enact, 17577.

Hides: control exports, 18962, 26256.

Intergovernmental Cooperation Act of 1972: introduction, 3035.

Intergovernmental Personnel Act Amendments of 1972: introduction, 3042.

ITT Corp.: settlement of anti-trust case, 20257, 20258.

Kleindienst, Richard G.:nomination, 20257, 20258.

Land and Resources Planning Act of 1972: bill (S. 632) to enact, 30398.

Land Use Policy and Planning Assistance Act of 1972: bill (S. 632) to enact, 31072, 31074, 31076, 31079-31081, 31083, 31086, 31087, 31089, 31091, 31188-31191, 31196, 31208, 28515-28517.

Lattimer Massacre Memorial, 30224.

Litton Industries: DD-963 destroyer contract, 26395, 26396.

Maine: 1947 forest fire, 20221, 20223-20226.

Maritime programs: bill (H.R. 13321), to authorize appropriations for certain, 25462.

Military Procurement: bill (H.R. 15495) authorizing appropriations, 25419, 25698, 26225, 26395, 26396.

Minority businesses, 18950.

Nixon, Richard M.: games with water bill, 36774.

Nixon, Richard M.: veto of water pollution bill, 36871-36875, 36877.

Nixon, Richard M.: Vietnam policy, 16408.

Northeastern Forest Fire Protection Compact: anniversary, 20221, 20223-20224.

Nuclear attack aircraft carrier (CVN-70) funds, 25419.

Nuclear Power reactors: bill (S. 3543) authorize temporary operating licenses for certain, 17736.

Nuclear test ban treaty: notice of hearings on, 16933.

Nuclear weapons: agreement with Russia to limit offensive, 29833, 29834, 30625, 30639-30643, 30659.

Oil Imports: U.S. flag vessels, 25462.

Passamaquoddy Indian Tribe: legislation for relief of, 20441.

Potato futures: manipulation of prices, 30702.

Public Works and Economic Development Act of 1972: bill (H.R. 16071) to enact, 35361-35363.

Radio Free Europe and Radio Liberty: continuing, 6201.

Randolph, Jennings: tribute, 31283.

Revenue Sharing Act of 1972: bill (H.R. 14370) to enact, 29886, 29887, 29891, 29899.

Roosevelt Campobello International Park Commission: provide unemployment compensation to employees of, 22853.

Russia: nuclear weapon agreement, 29833, 29834, 30625, 30639-30643, 30659.

School busing: legislation, 34538-34547.

Selective Service Act: Hatfield amendment to terminate, 26225.

Senate: privilege of the floor, 31067, 33692, 35393.

Shoe industry: economic problems, 18962, 18963.

Shoe industry: hide exports, 26256.

Social Security Amendments of 1972: bill (H.R. 1) to enact, 33882, 33883, 33952.

Soviet Jewish Refugee Assistance Act of 1972: introduction, 3044.

Stein Maurice M.: eulogy, 23104.

Strategic Arms Limitation Treaty: resolution of ratification, 26769.

Strategic offensive weapons: resolution (S.J . Res. 241) authorizing President to approve an agreement between U.S. and U.S.S.R. to limit, 29833, 29834, 30625, 30639-30643, 30659.

Subcommittee on Air and Water Pollution: activity in 92d Congress, 37733-37738.

Tax-exempt organizations: permit communications with legislative bodies by, 843, 850.

Trident submarine program: funds, 25698.

United Nations Conference on the Human Environment, 18954-18956.

Vietnam: President's decision to mine harbors of North, 16408.

Vietnam: withdrawal amendment to foreign relations authorization bill, 17577.

Remarks in House relative to

Florida primary results, 8469.

Remarks in Senate relative to

Contest for nomination, 9015.

Notice of hearings by Committee on Government operations, 1036.

Notice of continued hearings by Committee on Government operations, 12623.

Older person legislation sponsored by, 7811, 7812.

Vietnam policy, 5143.


Report: Analysis of Federal Water Pollution Control Act, by, 33694.

Report: Committee of conference, 32658.

Report: Committee on Government Operations, 30201.

Report: Environmental Quality, Congressional Action Fund, 31175.

Report: United Nations Conference on the Human Environment, Scope Paper, 18956.

Report: Use of Trust Fund for Mass Transportation, by, 31252.


Dickey-Lincoln School Project, by, 23566.

Federal-Aid Highway Legislation, 36350.

Federal Water Pollution Control Act, by, 33751.

Grant authority contained in S. 2770, Mr. Ruckelshaus, 36871.

Health Care for the Elderly, by, 2789.

Secretary of State's Advisory Committee on the U.N. Conference on the Human Environment, R. N. Gardner, 9456.

Tax Reform Act of 1972, by, 10425.


Table: Federal programs by States, 31196.

Table: Forest fire statistics, 20226.

Table: Rate of expenditures under S. 2770 by year, 36871.

Texts of

Text: Amendments (Nos. 1521-1525) to S. 632, 30398, 30399.

Text: FAA regulation of 1958, aircraft noise standards, 35394.

Text: Intergovernmental Personnel Act Amendments of 1972, 3043.

Text: S.3063, permit tax-exempt organizations to engage in communications with legislative bodies, 843.

Text: S.3140, Intergovernmental Cooperation Act of 1972, 3036.

Text: S.3142, Soviet Jewish Refugee Assistance Act of 1972, 3045.

Votes of. See YEA-AND-NAY VOTES.