Page:United States Statutes at Large Volume 54 Part 1.djvu/442

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408 PUBLIC LAWS-CH. 395-JUNE 18, 1940 [54 STAT. PETROLEUM CONSERVATION DIVISION oil regulation and Salaries and expenses, oil regulation and enforcement: For admin- n5 v.s .r., supp. istering and enforcing the provisions of the Act approved February v, §715-7a.1 22, 1935 (49 Stat. 30), entitled "An Act to regulate interstate and foreign commerce in petroleum and its products by prohibiting the shipment in such commerce of petroleum and its products produced in violation of State law, and for other purposes , as amended, and ersonal services. to include necessary personal services in the District of Columbia (not to exceed $43,000), and elsewhere without regard to the civil- service laws and regulations, traveling expenses, contract steno- graphic reporting services, rent, stationery, and office supplies, not Attendanceatmeet- to exceed $1,000 for necessary expenses of attendance at meetings and in gs . conferences concerned with the work of petroleum conservation when Printing and bind- authorized by the Secretary of the Interior, not to exceed $3,100 for ing. printing and binding, not to exceed $600 for books, newspapers, and vehicles. periodicals, and not to exceed $14,000 for the purchase, exchange, hire, maintenance, operation, and repair of motor-propelled passenger- carrying vehicles, $255,000. BITUMIiNOUS COAL DIVISION Salaries and ex- penses. Post, p. 1040 . 15 U.S . C., Supp. V, §§ 828-1. 0Stat.86. 15 U.S .C., Supp. V i838. Vehicles. Department con- tingent expenses. Salaries and expenses: For all necessary expenditures of the Bitu- minous Coal Division in carrying out the purposes of the Bituminous Coal Act of 1937, approved April 26, 1937 (50 Stat. 72), including per- sonal services and rent in the District of Columbia and elsewhere; traveling expenses, including expenses of attendance at meetings which, in the discretion of the Secretary of the Interior, are neces- sary for the efficient discharge of the responsibilities of the Division; contract stenographic reporting services; stationery and office sup- plies; purchase, rental, exchange, operation, maintenance, and repair of reproducing, photographing, and other such equipment, type- writers, calculating machines, mechanical tabulating equipment, and other office appliances and labor-saving devices; printing and binding; witness fees and fees and mileage in accordance with section 8 of the Bituminous Coal Act of 1937; not to exceed $4,500 for hire, mainte- nance, operation, and repair of motor-propelled passenger-carrying vehicles including one for use in the District of Columbia; garage rentals; miscellaneous items, including those for public instruction and information deemed necessary; and not to exceed $1,800 for pur- chase and exchange of newspapers, lawbooks, reference books, and periodicals, $2,250,000. CONTINGENT EXPENSES, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR For contingent expenses of the office of the Secretary and the bureaus and offices of the Department (except the Bureau of Bio- logical Survey); furniture, carpets, ice, lumber, hardware, dry goods, advertising, teletype rentals and service, telegraphing, telephone service, including personal services of temporary or emergency tele- phone operators; streetcar fares for use by messengers not exceeding $150; expressage, diagrams, awnings, filing devices, typewriters, add- ing and addressing machines, and other labor-saving devices, includ- ing the repair, exchange, and maintenance'thereof; constructing model and other cases and furniture; postage stamps to prepay post- age on foreign mail and for special-delivery and air-mail stamps for use in the United States; traveling expenses, including necessary expenses of inspectors and attorneys; fuel and light; examination of estimates for appropriations in the field for any bureau, office, or service of the Department; not exceeding $500 for the payment of damages caused to private property by Department motor vehicles; purchase and exchange of motortrucks, motorcycles, and bicycles,