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[69 Stat. 10]
[69 Stat. 10]
PUBLIC LAW 000—MMMM. DD, 1955

10 62 Stat. 871.

PUBLIC LAW 9-MAR. 2, 1955

[69 S T A T.

^^^j Section 44(d) of title 28, United States Code, relating to circuit judges, is amended by striking out "$17,500" and substituting therefor "$25,500". 62 Stat. 897. (c) Section 135 of title 28, United States Code, relating to district judges, is amended by striking out "$15,000" and substituting therefor "$22,500", and by striking out "$15,500" and substituting therefor "$23,000". 62 Stat. 898. (d) Section 173 of title 28, United States Code, relating to judges of the Court of Claims, is amended by striking out "$17,500" and substituting therefor "$25,600". 62 Stat. 899. (g) SectJou 213 of title 28, United States Code, relating to judges of the Court of Customs and Patent Apj^eals, is amended by striking out "$17,500" and substituting therefor "$25,500". 62 Stat. 899. (f) Section 252 of title 28, United States Code, relating to judges of the Customs Court, is amended bA' striking out "$15,000" and substituting therefor "$22,500". (g) The first paragraph of section 4 of the Act approved June 6, 62 Stat. 987. 1900 (31 Stat. 322; 48 U.S.C. sec. 101), as amended, relating to the District Court for the District of Alaska, is amended by striking out "$15,000" and substituting therefor "$22,500". 68A Stat. 879. (h) Section 7443(c) of the Internal Revenue Code of 1954, relating to judges of the Tax Court of the United States, is amended to read as follows: "(c) Salary: Each judge shall receive salary at the rate of $22,500 per annum, to be paid in monthly installments." 50 USC 65^4.' (i)(1) Article 67 of the Uniform Code of Military Justice, relating to judges of the Court of Military Appeals, is amended by striking out "$17,500" and substituting therefor "$25,500". Travel expenses. ^2) Such article is further amended by adding at the end of subdivision (a)(1) thereof the following: "Each judge shall, upon his certificate, be paid by the Secretary of Defense all necessary traveling expenses, and also his reasonable maintenance expenses actually incurred, not exceeding $15 per day, while attending court or transacting official business at a place other than his official station. The official station of such judges for such purpose shall be the District of Columbia." 62 Stat. 910. gEC. 2. (a) Section 508 of title 28, United States Code, is amended to read as follows: "§ 508. Salaries "The Attorney General shall fix the annual salaries of United States attorneys, assistant United States attorneys, and attorneys appointed under section 503 of this title within the following limitations: "United States attorneys—not less than $12,000 or more than $20,000; and "Assistant United States attorneys and attorneys appointed under section 503 of this title—not more than $15,000." (b) The salaries of United States attorneys and assistant United States attorneys for the districts of Alaska, Canal Zone, and the Virgin Islands are, subject to the provisions of section 508 of title 28, United States Code. SEC. 3. (a) The compensation of the Deputy Attorney General shall be at the rate of $21,000 per annum. (b) The compensation of the Solicitor General shall be at the rate of $20,500 per annum. (c) The compensation of each Assistant Attorney General, other than the Administrative Assistant Attorney General, shall be at the rate of $20,000 per annum.