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PUBLIC LAWS-CHS. 253, 254 -JUNE 30, 1939 FEDERAL FARM MORTGAGE CORPORATION [53 STAT. p Ii d [CHAPTER 254] June 30, 1939 [U. R. 6970] [Public, No. 160] Urgent Deficiency and Supplemental Ap- propriation Act, fiscal years 1939 and 1940. Pages. AN ACT Making appropriations to supply urgent deficiencies in certain appropriations for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1939, to provide appropriations required immediately for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1940, and for other purposes. 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 other- wise appropriated, to supply urgent deficiencies in certain appro- priations for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1939, to provide appro- priations required immediately for the fiscal year ending June .30, 1940, and for other purposes, namely: LEGISLATIVE SENATE For twenty-one pages for the Senate Chamber at the rate of $4 each per day during the month of July 1939, $2,604. 980 Administrative ex- Not to exceed $9,500,000 of the funds of the Federal Farm Mortgage 48 Stat. 344 . Corporation, established by the Act of January 31, 1934 (48 Stat. 12 .S.C. 1020. 344), shall be available during the fiscal year 1940 for administrative expenses of the Corporation, including personal services in the District Travel expenses of Columbia and elsewhere; travel expenses of officers and employees of the Corporation, in accordance with the Standardized Government 44 Stsat.68 33. Travel Regulations and the Act of June 3, 1926, as amended (5 U. S . 5 U.S . C. §§821-833 . Printing and bind- C. 821-833); printing and binding; law books, books of reference, and ng. not to exceed $250 for periodicals and newspapers; contract steno- graphic reporting services; procurement of supplies, equipment, and ehicles services; purchase (at not to exceed $750 each), exchange, mainte- nance, repair, and operation of motor-propelled passenger-carrying Labce0or- sa vi ng vehicles, to be used only for official purposes; typewriters, adding machines, and other labor-saving devices, including their repair and exchange; rent in the District of Columbia and elsewhere; payment of actual transportation expenses and not to exceed $10 per diem in lieu of subsistence and other expenses of persons serving, while away from their homes, without other compensation from the United States, Specialservices. in an advisory capacity to the Corporation; employment on a contract or fee basis of persons, firms, and corporations for the performance of special services, including legal services; use of the services and facilities of Federal land banks, national farm loan associations, Fed- eral Reserve banks, and agencies of the Government as authorized by 48 stat. 344. said Act of January 31, 1934; and all other necessary administrative Provisos. expenses: Provided, That all necessary expenses (including services eeCmed nonadminis- performed on a force account, contract or fee basis, but not including sative. other personal services) in connection with the operation, mainte- nance, improvement, or disposition of real or personal property of the Corporation shall be considered as nonadministrative expenses Payment, etc., of for the purposes hereof: Provided further, That except for the limi- bligtions. tations in amounts hereinbefore specified, and the restrictions in respect to travel expenses, the administrative expenses and other obli- gations of the Corporation shall be incurred, allowed, and paid, in 4l8Sat."s344. 0 accordance with the provisions of said Act of January 31, 1934, as 020(h). amended (12 U. S. C. 1016-1020 (h)). Short title. This title may be cited as the "Farm Credit Administration Appro- priation Act of 1940". Approved, June 30, 1939. d ti o 1C