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57 STAT.] 78TH CONG. , 1ST SESS.-CH. 173-JUNE 28, 1943 expenses (not to exceed $200); repairs to buildings, elevators, and machinery; rental of equipment; preserving sanitary condition of building; light, heat, and power; stationery and office printing, including blanks, price lists, bibliographies, catalogs, and indexes; for supplying books to depository libraries; in all, $345,000: Pro- vided, That no part of this sum shall be used to supply to depository libraries any documents, books, or other printed matter not requested by such libraries, and the requests therefor shall be subject to approval by the Superintendent of Documents: Provided further, That the Superintendent of Documents shall furnish, from the quota that was printed for sale, one complete set of Definitive Writings of George Washington to each Senator, Representative, Delegate, and Resident Commissioner, serving during the Seventy-eighth Congress, who makes written application therefor. Purchases may be made from the foregoing appropriation under the "Government Printing Office", as provided for in the Printing Act approved January 12, 1895, and without reference to section 4 of the Act approved June 17, 1910 (41 U. S. C. 7), concerning pur- chases for executive departments. SEC. 102. In order to keep the expenditures for printing and bind- ing for the fiscal year 1944 within or under the appropriations for such fiscal year, the heads of the various executive departments and independent establishments are authorized to discontinue the printing of annual or special reports under their respective jurisdictions: Provided, That where the printing of such reports is discontinued the original copy thereof shall be kept on file in the offices of the heads of the respective departments or independent establishments for public inspection. SEc. 103. No part of the funds appropriated in this title shall be used for the maintenance or care of private vehicles. SEC. 104. Whenever any office or position not specifically established by the Legislative Pay Act of 1929 is specifically appropriated for in this title or whenever the rate of compensation or designation of any position specifically appropriated for in this title is different from that specifically established for such position by such Act, the rate of compensation and the designation of the position, or either, specifi- cally appropriated for in this title, shall be the permanent law with respect thereto; and the authority for any position specifically estab- lished by such Act which is not specifically appropriated for in this title shall cease to exist. SEC. 105. This title may be cited as the "Legislative Branch Appro- priation Act, 1944". TITLE II-THE JUDICIARY 239 Books for depository libraries. Definitive Writings of George Washing- ton. Purchases. 28 Stat. 601. 44U.S.C.§1etseq. 36 Stat. 531. Discontinuance of annual or special re- ports. Originals on file for inspection. Private vehicles. Rate of compensa- tion and designation of positions. 46 Stat. 32. 2U. .S. I 60a; Supp. II , I 60a. Citation of title. The Judiciary Ap- propriation Act, 1944. UNITED STATES SUPREME COURT Salaries: For the Chief Justice and eight Associate Justices; Reporter of the Court; and all other officers and employees, whose compensation shall be fixed by the Court, except as otherwise provided by law, and who may be employed and assigned by the Chief Justice to any office or work of the Court, $484,200. Preparation of rules for criminal proceedings: For all expenses of prUoes r the Supreme Court of the United States to provide for expenses of enses of ad- such advisory committee as may be appointed by the Court to assist tOrcmmttee. it in the preparation of rules of pleading, practice, and procedure with respect to criminal cases, pursuant to the Act entitled "An Act to give the Supreme Court of the United States authority to prescribe rules of pleading, practice, and procedure with respect to proceedings