PUBLIC LAWS-CHS. 661, 662 -OCT. 10, 1949 Adjustment of bene- fits received. of this Act, and such application is approved by the cognizant Secretary: And provided further, That in the case of a person whose application for the benefits of this Act is approved, the amount of any monetary benefits received by him or his estate for any period prior to release from such hospitalization under any provisions of law providing benefits for disability or death incident to the service, shall be deducted from the monetary benefits provided for herein. Approved October 10, 1949. [CHAPTER 662] AN ACT October 10,1949 AN ACT [H. R . 5300] Making appropriations to supply deficiencies in certain appropriations for the [Public Law 343] fiscal year ending June 30, 1949, and for other purposes. Third Deficiency Appropriation Act, 1949. Ante, pp. 76, 231. 62 Stat. 425 . 62 Stat. 425 . .- nte, p. 218. Inte, p. 221. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the following sums are appropriated out of any money in the Treasury not otherwise appropriated, to supply supplemental appropriations for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1949, and for other purposes, namely: LEGISLATIVE BRANCH SENATE CONTINGENT EXPENSES OF THE SENATE Effective July 1, 1949, the basic salary of the research assistant to the majority leader authorized by Senate Resolution Numbered 158, agreed to December 9, 1941, hereby is increased from $6,000 to $7,320 per annum. Miscellaneous items: For an additional amount for miscellaneous items, exclusive of labor, fiscal year 1949, $152,108. Folding documents: For an additional amount for folding speeches and pamphlets at a basic rate not exceeding $1 per thousand, fiscal year 1949, $2,500. Stationery: For an additional allowance for stationery of $200 for each Senator and the President of the Senate, for the first session of the Eighty-first Congress, $19,400, to remain available until December 31, 1949. Joint Committee on Printing: For an additional amount for the Joint Committee on Printing for travel and subsistence expenses at rates provided by law for Senate committees, fiscal year 1950, $4,500. HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES CLERK HIRE, MEMBERS AND DELEGATES For an additional amount for clerk hire necessarily employed by each Member and Delegate and the Resident Commissioner from Puerto Rico, in the discharge of his official and representative duties, as authorized by law, for the fiscal year 1950, $2,022,000. CONTINGENT EXPENSES OF THE HOUSE Stationery (revolving fund): For an additional amount for sta- tionery, first session, Eighty-first Congress, including an additional stationery allowance of $200 for each Representative, Delegate, and the Resident Commissioner of Puerto Rico, $88,100, to remain avail- able until expended. 738 [63 STAT.