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SIXTY-THIRD CONGRESS. Sess. I. Ch. 7. 1913. 109 CHAP. 7.-An Act To amend section nineteen of an Act entitled "An Act to A¤§¤¤¢ 11, 1913- increase the limit of cost of certain public buildings- to authorize the enlargement, [ *1**63****] extension, remodeling, or improvement oi certain public buildings; to authorize the [Public, No. 1.] erection and completion of public buildings; to authorize thuetpurchase oi sites for public buildings, and for other purposes, ’! approved March fo , nineteen hundred and thirteen. ' Be it enacted_by the Senate and Hwszzpf Representatives of the United States of America in 0'ongreaa assemb , That section nineteen of an §*g§gg>¤,i,ld}¤€· Act entitled "An Act to increase the limit of cost of certain public Vol. Mai, `p.` Ss. buildings; to authorize the enlargement, extension, remodeling, or °”‘°°° improvement of certain public buildings; to authorize the erection an completion of public uildings; to authorize the purchase of sites for public buildings, and for other pm·poses," approved March fourth, nineteen hundred and thirteen, be, and hereby is, amended so as to "rrc.19. at e o e — an eis ere , cs 1*** m&dSaSfou0vyI‘Bli th Secre fth Treas be dh h b ¤•'••1',¤¤•¤*u authorized and directed tot:3 the site thereon noir iiiiutdileu. °°°~ occupied by the United States as a post office and courthouse, and for other purposes, in the city of Newark, in the State of New Jersey, after proper advertisement and at such time and upon such terrm as he may deem to be for the best interest of the United States, but ‘ for not less than the rice of $1,800 000, and to enter into a contract ummm pm. for- such sale on behalif of the United, States with a responsible bidder, which contractshall provide for the use by the Government of the mgggifgwbm said site and buildings thereon free of rent until the completion and occupationby the Government of a building upon the site ereinafter mentioned, and the Secretary of the Treas1n·y is hereby authorized to execute and deliver to the purchaser upon such corplpletion and occupation a quitclairn deed o the property herein au orrzed and dimfllhcd t0heb0Se·¢i)1d• fth Tre be dh h b th d A ¤***¤n M, " att re o e asury ,an e ere is,au orize °¤ ¤¤°*¤1°¤ and directed, afteruglnytering into such contract of sale, but not before, md ° b ` to acquire, by purchase, condemnation, or otherwise, a site for a suitable building and approaches for the use and accommodation of the United States post office and other Govemment offices in the said city of Newark, the cost of said new site not to exceed the sum of $800,000, and to erect on the said new site a new building, comglete, includ' fireproof vaults, heating and ventilating apparatus evators, aiiii approaches, for the use of the United States post office and other tiovernmental offices, and to use and expend the money realized from e sale of said present site and buildings for the purchase of such new site and the balance thereof for the erection thereon of such new building, complete, including fireproof vaults heatingland ventilating apparatus, elevators, and approaches, and also for the payment for ,c°'§ i,¤;;; such consulting and other architectural, engineering, and technical mf services as the Secretary of the Treasury may deem necessary and specially order in writing, to serve either within or without the District of Columbia, exclusively to assist the Slrépervising Architect in the prgxar-ation of the designs, drawings, spec` cations, and estimates for sar new building and or the equipment thereof, customarily paid for from the construction appropriation forglpublic buildings un er the control of the Treasury Department and o for special supervision, not including superintendence, of the construction of said building. The fee for such consulting and other architectural, vineering, and technical services shall not exceed five tptpr centum ofgiihe cost of said buildilpg and the lproieeds of the saleicg ei said presengsitc and ' thereon are ere appropriate ort e oses erein set ort . m$?Thgt the consult1)i1ii§¤dP other architegiirirpal, engineering, and ;0$§m§i°°§:,,,t§$ technical services herein ore authorized and directed to be employed *'°“‘°°*· and paid for from the proceeds of the sale of the present Federal build-