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    Statement on signing bill amending Aeronautics and Space Act, 25 April 1961
    Papers of John F. Kennedy. Presidential Papers. President's Office Files.25 April 1961

    This folder contains a draft of President Kennedy's statement upon signing H.R. 6169, a bill amending the Aeronautics and Space Act. In his statement the President announces the appointment of Vice President Johnson as the head of the National Aeronautics and Space Council.

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    Remarks on signing appropriation for Inter-American cooperation and reconstruction in Chile, 27 May 1961
    Papers of John F. Kennedy. Presidential Papers. President's Office Files.27 May 1961

    This folder contains a press copy of President Kennedy's remarks at the signing ceremonies for H.R. 6518, a bill that implemented the Act of Bogota by appropriating funding for a Pan-American social and economic cooperation program within the Alliance for Progress. The bill also allocated funds to support reconstruction efforts in Chile following ...

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    Approval of a public health service grant, 12 June 1961
    Papers of John F. Kennedy. Presidential Papers. President's Office Files.12 June 1961

    This folder contains materials collected by the office of President John F. Kennedy's secretary, Evelyn Lincoln, concerning President Kennedy's approval of a bill to expand the capacity of the Pan American Sanitary Bureau (PASB) by developing and improving Inter-American medical research. Materials in this folder include a press copy of the approv...

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    Remarks on signing Federal Highway Act, 30 June 1961
    Papers of John F. Kennedy. Presidential Papers. President's Office Files.30 June 1961

    This folder contains the statement made by President Kennedy upon signing the Highway Act of 1961, which provided federal aid for completion of the Interstate system.

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    Remarks on signing Social Security Act amendments, 30 June 1961
    Papers of John F. Kennedy. Presidential Papers. President's Office Files.30 June 1961

    This folder contains materials collected by the office of President John F. Kennedy's secretary, Evelyn Lincoln, concerning President Kennedy's statement upon signing the Social Security amendments of 1961. The bill allowed for the allocation of benefits to five million people and permitted retirement with benefits at age 62. Materials in this fol...

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    Remarks on signing Housing Act, 30 June 1961
    Papers of John F. Kennedy. Presidential Papers. President's Office Files.30 June 1961

    This folder contains materials collected by the office of President John F. Kennedy's secretary, Evelyn Lincoln, concerning President Kennedy's statement upon signing S. 1922, the Housing Act of 1961. The bill allocated federal aid for urban renewal, improvement of mass transportation, and assistance for housing and community development. Materia...

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    Remarks on signing Plans for Progress, 12 July 1961
    Papers of John F. Kennedy. Presidential Papers. President's Office Files.12 July 1961

    This folder contains a press copy of President Kennedy's statement upon signing the Plans for Progress, an effort to create equal employment opportunities to all Americans, regardless of race, ethnicity, or religion.

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    Remarks on signing Federal Water Pollution Control Act Amendments, 20 July 1961v
    Papers of John F. Kennedy. Presidential Papers. President's Office Files.20 July 1961

    This folder contains materials collected by the office of President John F. Kennedy's secretary, Evelyn Lincoln, concerning President Kennedy's remarks at the signing of H.R. 6441, the Federal Water Pollution Control Act Amendments of 1961. The bill was written as a way to more clearly define the federal government's role in controlling water poll...

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    Remarks on signing bill for extending the space program, NASA, 21 July 1961
    Papers of John F. Kennedy. Presidential Papers. President's Office Files.21 July 1961

    This folder contains a press copy of President Kennedy's remarks upon signing H.R. 6874, the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) Authorization Bill. The bill authorized appropriations to the National Aeronautics and Space Administration for salaries, research, development, and construction of facilities.

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    Remarks on signing bill authorizing Cape Cod National Seashore, 7 August 1961
    Papers of John F. Kennedy. Presidential Papers. President's Office Files.7 August 1961

    This folder contains a press copy of President Kennedy's remarks upon signing S. 857, a bill authorizing the establishment of the Cape Cod National Seashore Park. This act was legislated in order to preserve a portion of the shoreline of Cape Cod, Massachusetts.

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