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[75 Stat. 17]
[75 Stat. 17]
PUBLIC LAW 87-000—MMMM. DD, 1961

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STAT.]

PUBLIC LAW 87-8-MAR. 29, 1961

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not be made with respect to any individual for any day of unemployment to the extent that such payment, when added to the sum of the benefits under the Railroad Unemployment Insurance Act and under this Act paid such individual with respect to prior days in the benefit year, would exceed one hundred and ninety-five times such individual's daily benefit rate for such benefit year. An employee who has filed, and established, a first claim for benefits under the provisions of the Temporary Extended Unemployment Compensation Act of 1961, may not thereafter establish a claim under this section, and an employee who has registered for, and established, a claim under this section may not thereafter establish a claim under the provisions of the Temporary Extended Unemployment Compensation Act of 1961. Except to the extent inconsistent with this section, the provisions of the Railroad Unemployment Insurance Act shall be applicable in the administration of this section. SEC. 3. The Secretary of Labor, upon request, shall furnish the b(fr*"n d* aiir^a^ "R Railroad Retirement Board information deemed necessary by such |*ch^*r*of^brfw^ Board for the administration of section 2 hereof, and such Board, mation. upon request, shall furnish the Secretary of Labor information deemed necessary by the Secretary for the administration of the Temporary Extended Unemployment Compensation Act of 1961. SEC. 4. There are hereby authorized to be appropriated to the rail- Appropriixtion. road unemployment insurance account, without fiscal year limitation, such amounts as may be necessary to carry out the provisions of this Act. The amounts so appropriated shall be transferred from time to time to the railroad unemployment insurance account on the basis of estimates by the Secretary of the Treasury after consultation with the Railroad Retirement Board of the amounts required from time to time to carry out the provisions of this Act. Amounts so transferred shall be repayable advances without interest. Such repayable advances shall be repaid by transfers, from the railroad unemployment insurance account to the general fund of the Treasury, at such times as the amount in the railroad unemployment insurance account derived from the increased contributions provided for in section 5 of this Act is determined by the Secretary of the Treasury, in consultation with the Railroad Retirement Board, to be adequate for such purpose. SEC. 5. Notwithstanding the provisions of section 8(a) 2 of the Contribution rate. Increase. 73 32. Railroad Unemployment Insurance Act, the rate of contribution re- 45 Sfat. 3;* 8. use quired to be paid under the Railroad Unemployment Insurance Act by every employer as defined in such Act shall oe 4 per centum with respect to compensation as defined in such Act, paid after December 31, 1961, and before January 1, 1964. Approved March 24, 1961. Public Law 87-8 AN ACT To adjust the amount of funds available for farm operating loans made pursuant to section 21(b) of the Bankhead-Jones Farm Tenant Act, as amended.

March 29, 1961 [H. R. 11822]

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the second BanWiead-j«3ne« sentence of section 21(b) of the Bankhead-Jones Farm Tenant It^dmentT *'*' Act, as amended (7 U.S.C. 1007(b)), is amended by striking the 7o Stat. 802. words "10 per centum" and by inserting in lieu thereof the words "25 per centum". Approved March 29, 1961.