The FDA continued to study chemical and bacteriological warfare agents but other FSA components were mobilized to provide disaster relief and health care assistance to a number of foreign countries.
DHHS history Organizational Changes  When the war ended, President Truman moved to "strengthen the arm of the federal government for better integration of services in the fields of health, education, and welfare. All of the responsibilities of the Federal Security Administrator would be transferred to the Secretary of Health, Education, end Welfare and the components of FSA would be transferred to the Department.
Education for the deaf was made available in the District of Columbia through the Columbia Institution for the Deaf established by the Act of February 16, Other key pieces of legislation passed in included bills creating the National Heart Institute and the National Institute of Dental Research.
The Social Security Act Amendments of added to the social security rolls about 10 million persons who previously had been ineligible. The name was changed by Act of Congress in Legislation of major importance to the Agency also was passed in Federal functions relating to Howard University and the Columbia Institution for the Deaf were transferred to FSA from the Department of the Interior As a result of pressure for the federal government to control adulterated and misbranded foods and drugs, the Food and Drugs Act was enacted on June 30, This library eventually became the central library of the Department of Health, Education, and Welfare.
Duringthe Federal Security Agency began the establishment of 10 FSA regional offices to replace the 11 previously operated by the SSA and consolidated those being operated by other FSA constituents into one common regional office structure.
Unlike statutes authorizing the creation of other executive departments, the contents of Reorganization Plan No. The FDA during the war was charged with maintaining food standards to insure delivery of properly tested foods and drugs to the military establishment.
On October 1,increases in Social Security benefits were authorized. In Maya citizens committee, the National Mid-century Committee for Children and Youth, was established to provide national follow-up to the problems discussed at the White House Conference. Between andthe Government recognized the need to maintain essential health and welfare services.
Previous to the consolidation, constituent agencies were maintaining five and, in some cases, six independent regional offices in a single city. Technical assistance, under the federal "Point IV" and Mutual Security Agency programs, provided needed help to many underdeveloped countries.
The name was changed to Gallaudet College in The result is that HHS is the only executive department whose statutory foundation today rests on a confusing combination of several codified and uncodified statutes. This expansion of beneficiaries was made possible by revisions to the oldage and survivors insurance and long-term disability insurance sections of the original Act.
A major objective of the reorganization was to improve administration of the functions of the Federal Security Agency. Saint Elizabeths Hospital, created by Act of Congress in as the Government Hospital for the Insane, received its first patients on January 15, Despite the contributions made by the Agency during and before the Korean War, most of the defense-related activities in FSA were being phased out.
The Public Health Service was in charge of protecting both the general population and military personnel against epidemics and carrying out medical research. Nearly 6, representatives oflocal and community groups throughout the country met to discuss the "spiritual values, democractic practice, and the dignity and worth of the individual.
The Vocational Rehabilitation Act Amendments of expanded functions relating to vocational rehabilitation and assigned them to the Federal Security Administrator, who established the Office of Vocational Rehabilitation on September 4,to carry out these functions.
Inthe hospital was transferred to the Department of the Interior. Intwo important national conferences required months of staff work by FSA personnel.
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