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PUBLIC LAWS-CH. 400-JUNE 3, 1948 31U.S.C.§529. 60 Stat. 809. 53 Stat. 1290. 22U.S.C. 502. Transfer of funds. Grants to nonprofit institutions. 60 Stat. 135, 140. Post, p . 1224. 41U.S .C. 5 . 60 Stat. 810 . Trainees. 60 Stat. 903. 58 Stat. 394. Post, p. 1049. 40 Stat. 1270. Acquisition of sites. 60 Stat. 140 . 50U. S. C. app. 1801. Acquisition of quar- ters. 47 Stat. 412. 60 Stat. 135 . 50U.S.C.app. 4I 1782-1785 . Pot p. 1224. tion expenses and not to exceed $10 per diem in lieu of subsistence and other expenses, of citizens of the other American Republics while trav- eling in the Western Hemisphere, without regard to the Standardized Government Travel Regulations, and to make advances of funds not- withstanding section 3648 of the Revised Statutes as amended by the Act of August 2,1946, Public Law 600; traveling expenses of members of advisory committees in accordance with section 2 of said Act of August 9, 1939; purchase (not to exceed three) and hire of passenger motor vehicles; rental of boats, $4,100,000; and the Secretary of State, or such official as he may designate is hereby authorized, in his discre- tion, and, subject to the approval of the President, to transfer from this appropriation to other departments, agencies, and independent establishments of the Government for expenditure in the United States and in the other American Republics any part of this amount for direct expenditure by such department or independent establishment for the purposes of this appropriation and any such expenditures may be made under the specific authority herein contained or under the authority governing the activities of the department, agency, or independent establishment to which amounts are transferred: Provided further, That this appropriation shall be available to make contracts with, and grants of money or property to, nonprofit institutions in the United States and the other American Republics, including the distribution of materials and other services in the fields of education and travel, arts and sciences, publications, the radio, the press, and the cinema. Philippine rehabilitation: For expenses necessary to carry out the provisions of titles III and V of the Philippine Rehabilitation Act of 1946 (50 U. S . C . App . 1781-1791, 1801), hereinafter called the Act, without regard, outside the United States, to section 3709 of the Revised Statutes, as amended, including personal services in the District of Columbia, and employment of personnel outside the con- tinental United States without regard to civil-service and classifica- tion laws; temporary services as authorized by section 15 of the Act of August 2, 1946 (5 U. S . C. 55a); purchase of nineteen and hire of passenger motor vehicles; hire, maintenance, operation, and repair of aircraft; purchase of health and accident insurance for trainees (for whom such benefits are not otherwise allowed) while in the United States in pursuance of training programs; actual expenses of preparing and transporting to their former homes the remains of trainees who may die while away from such homes under the authority of this Act; advances of funds to trainees, such advancements to be deducted from allowances due to such trainees; not to exceed $28,645 for a health-service program as authorized by law (5 U. S. C . 150); not to exceed $150 for deposit in the Treasury for penalty mail (39 U. S . C. 321d); printing and binding without regard to section 11 of the Act of March 1, 1919 (44 U. S . C . 111); expenses of attendance at meetings of organizations concerned with the furtherance of the purposes hereof; compilation, printing, and distribution, in the Philippine Islands or the United States, of charts, reports, and publications per- taining to the various programs set forth in the Act; acquisition of sites for the construction of additional buildings, and furnishing and equipping of buildings acquired or constructed, under section 501 of the Act; and acquisition of quarters in the Philippines to house employees of the United States Government, including military per- sonnel, by purchase, rental (without regard to section 322 of the Act of June 30, 1932, as amended (40 U. S . C . 278a) ), lease, or construction and necessary repairs and alterations to and maintenance of such quarters; amounts as follows: (a) For carrying out the provisions of sections 302, 303, 304, and 305 of title II of the Act, $18,924,000; and (b) for carrying out sections 306, 307, 308, 309, 310, and 311 of 314 [62 STAT.