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54 STAT.] 76TH CONG., 3D SESS.-CH. 780-OCT. 9, 1940 debris, and clearing channels in navigable streams and tributaries thereof, in the State of Louisiana, including the objects and condi- tions specified under this head in the War Department Civil Appro- priation Act, 1941, to be additional to the amount authorized for this type of work by section 1 of the Act of August 11, 1939 (53 Stat. 1414), $55,000. Alteration of bridges over navigable waters of the United States: For payment of the share of the United States of the cost of altera- tion of bridges over navigable waters of the United States in accord- ance with the provisions of the Act of June 21, 1940 (Public, Num- bered 647, Seventy-sixth Congress), $1,100,000, to remain available until expended. Claims for damages, river and harbor work: To pay claims for damages under river and harbor work adjusted and determined by the War Department under the provision of section 9 of the River and Harbor Act, approved June 5, 1920 (33 U. S . C. 564), as set forth in House Document Numbered 908, Seventy-sixth Congress, $1,148.67. Power plant, Bonneville Dam, Columbia River, Oregon: For an additional amount for continuing the construction of the hydroelectric power plant at Bonneville Dam, Columbia River, Oregon, as author- ized by the Acts approved August 30, 1935 (49 Stat. 1038), August 20, 1937 (50 Stat. 731), and June 24, 1940 (54 Stat. 508), $4,000,000. TITLE II--JUDGMENTS AND AUTHORIZED CLAIMS PROPERTY DAMAGE CLAIMS SEC. 201. (a) For the payment of claims for damages to or losses of privately owned property adjusted and determined by the follow- ing respective departments and independent offices, under the provi- sions of the Act entitled "An Act to provide a method for the settle- ment of claims arising against the Government of the United States in the sums not exceeding $1,000 in any one case", approved December 28, 1922 (31 U. S . C. 215), as fully set forth in the House Document Numbered 898 of the Seventy-sixth Congress, as follows: Department of Agriculture, $299.49; Department of Commerce, $556.15; Department of the Interior, $176.08; Navy Department, $484.08; Post Office Department (payable from postal revenues), $848.07; Treasury Department, $34; War Department, $2,189.82; In all, $4,087.69 . (b) For the payment of claims for damages to or losses of pri- vately owned property adjusted and determined by the following respective departments, under the provisions of the Act entitled "An Act to provide a method for the settlement of claims arising against the Government of the United States in the sums not exceeding $1,000 in any one case", approved December 28, 1922 (31 U. S. C. 215), as fully set forth in Senate Document Numbered 280 of the Seventy- sixth Congress as follows: Federal Works Agency: Work Projects Administration, $496.36; Department of Agriculture, $557.27; Department of the Interior, $1,551.58; Navy Department, $540.10; War Department, $2,859.29; Post Office Department (payable from postal revenues), $1,637.68; In all, $7,642.28. Ante, p. 507. 33 U. S. C., Supp. V, § 701g. Alteration of bridges. Ante, p. 500. Damage claims, river and harbor work. 41 Stat. 1015. Bonneville Dam, Oreg. Ante, p. 508. 16 U. . C., Supp. V, §§ 832-8321 Property damage olaims. 42 Stat. 1066. Settlement of claims not exceeding $1,000. 42 Stat. 1066 . 1047