Page:United States Statutes at Large Volume 70A.djvu/315

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257 § 4591. Utilities: proceeds from overseas operations During actual or threatened hostilities, proceeds from operating a public utility in connection with operations of the Corps of Engineers in the field overseas are available for that utility until the close of the fiscal year following that in which they are received. §4592.

Radiograms and telegrams: forwarding charges due connecting commercial facilities I n the operation of telegraph lines,.cables, or radio stations, members of the Signal Corps may, in the discretion of the Secretary of the Army, collect forwarding charges due connecting commercial telegraph or radio companies for sending radiograms or telegrams over their lines. Under such regulations as the Secretary may prescribe, they may present a voucher to a disbursing officer for payment, or may file a claim with the General Accounting Office for the forwarding charge. § 4593. Quarters: heat and light The heat and light necessary for the authorized quarters of members of the Army shall be furnished at the expense of the United States. CHAPTER 439.—SALE OF SERVICEABLE MATERIAL Sec. 4621. Quartermaster supplies: members of armed forces; veterans; executive or military departments and employees; prices. 4622. Rations: commissioned officers in field. 4623. Tobacco: enlisted members of Army. 4624. Medical supplies: civilian employees of Army; American National Red Cross; Soldiers' Home. 4625. Ordnance property: officers of armed forces; civilian employees of Army; American National Red Cross; educational institutions; homes for veterans' orphans. 4626. Aircraft supplies and services: foreign military or air attach^. 4627. Supplies: educational institutions. 4628. Airplane parts and accessories: civilian flying schools. 4629. Proceeds: disposition.

§4621.

Quartermaster supplies: members of armed forces; veterans; executive or military departments and employees; prices (a) The branch, office, or officer designated by the Secretary of the Army shall procure and sell, for cash or credit— (1) articles specified by the Secretary of the Army or a person designated by him, to members of the Army; and (2) items of individual clothing and equipment, to officers of the Army, under such restrictions as the Secretary may proscribe. An account of sales on credit shall be kept and the amount due reported to any branch, office, or officer designated by the Secretary. Except for articles and items acquired through the use of working capital funds under sections 172-I72j of title 5, sales of articles shall be at cost, and sales of individual clothing and equipment shall be at average current prices, including overhead, as determined by the Secretary.