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53 STAT.] 76TH CONG. , IST SESS.-CH. 249-JUNE 29, 1939 tions for contingent and miscellaneous expenses are not specifically made, including the purchase of stationery, furniture, and repairs to the same, carpets, matting, oilcloths, file cases, towels, ice, brooms, soap, sponges, laundry, streetcar fares not exceeding $1,200; pur- chase, exchange, maintenance, and repair of motorcycles and motor- trucks; maintenance, operation, and repair of two motor-propelled passenger-carrying vehicles, to be used only for official purposes; freight and express charges; newspaper clippings not to exceed $1,200, postage to foreign countries, telegraph and telephone service, typewriters, adding machines, and other labor-saving devices; pur- chase and exchange of law books, books of reference, newspapers and periodicals, and, when authorized by the Secretary of Labor, dues for library membership in societies or associations which issue publications to members only or at a price to members lower than to subscribers who are not members, not exceeding $5,300; contract stenographic services; teletype service and tolls (not to exceed $900); all other necessary miscellaneous expenses not included in the fore- going; and not to exceed $25,000 for purchase of certain supplies for the Immigration and Naturalization Service; in all, $233,620: Provided, That section 3709 of the Revised Statutes (41 U. S . C . 5) shall not be construed to apply to any purchase or service rendered for the Department of Labor when the aggregate amount involved does not exceed the sum of $100. Traveling expenses: For all traveling expenses, except traveling expenses incident to the deportation of aliens, under the Department of Labor, including all bureaus and divisions thereunder, $1,216,700. Printing and binding: For printing and binding for the Depart- ment of Labor, including all its bureaus, offices, institutions, and services located in Washington, District of Columbia, and elsewhere, $454,800, of which amount not to exceed $2,000 shall be available immediately. Division of Labor Standards, salaries and expenses: For salaries and expenses, including purchase and distribution of reports, and of material for informational exhibits, in connection with the pro- motion of health, safety, employment, stabilization, and amicable industrial relations for labor and industry, $218,500, of which amount not to exceed $115,000, may be expended for personal services in the District of Columbia. The appropriation herein for traveling expenses shall be available for expenses of attendance of cooperating officials and consultants at conferences concerned with the work of the Division of Labor Standards when called by the Division of Labor Standards with the written approval of the Secretary of Labor, and shall be avail- able also in an amount not to exceed $2,000 for expenses of attend- ance at meetings related to the work of the Division of Labor Stand- ards when incurred on the written authority of the Secretary of Labor. Commissioners of conciliation: To enable the Secretary of Labor to exercise the authority vested in him by section 8 of the Act creat- ing the Department of Labor (5 U. S . C. 611) and to appoint com- missioners of conciliation, telegraph and telephone service, and not to exceed $67,000 for personal services in the District of Columbia, $325.000: Provided, That persons now employed in such conciliation work pursuant to authority contained under this head in the Second Deficiency Appropriation Act, fiscal year 1935, may be continued in such employment and paid from the amount herein appropriated. Liaison with the International Labor Organization, Geneva, Switzerland, salaries and expenses: For a United States Labor Com- missioner and other personal services in Geneva, Switzerland; com- pensation of interpreters, translators, and porters; transportation of 921 Vehicles. Books, periodicals, etc. Immigration and Naturalization Serv- ice, purchase of certain supplies. Proviso. Minor purchases. R. S. §3709. 41U.S.C.§5. Traveling expenses. Post, p . 1319. Printing and bind- ing. Division of Labor Standards. Attendance at meet- ings. Commissioners conciliation. 37 Stat. 738 . 5U.S.C.§619. of Proviso. Retention of certain employees. 49 Stat. 587. International Labor Organization, Geneva. Liaison with; expen- ses.