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79TH CONG., 2D SESS. - CH. 271-MAY 27, 1946 CORPORATE FUNDS To BE TRANSFERRED TO THE TREASURY EXECUTIVE OFFICE OF THE PRESIDENT Office for Emergency Management: Office of Inter-American Affairs: The Director of the Office of Inter-American Affairs is hereby directed to deposit in the Treasury of the United States as miscellaneous receipts the follow- ing sums representing excess funds of corporations created by the Coordinator of Inter-American Affairs under authority of law: Institute of Inter-American Transportation, $171,890. Inter-American Navigation Corporation, $175,000. Prencinradio, Incorporated, $100,000. TITLE II-MILITARY ESTABLISHMENT Office of Secretary of War: Expediting Production of Equipment and Supplies for National Defense, 1940-1946, $20,545,000. General Staff Corps: Special Field Exercises, Army, 1942-1946, $2,413, 868. Adjutant General's Department: Command and General Staff School, Fort Leavenworth, Kansas, 1942-1946, $20,000. Finance Department: Finance Service, Army, 1942-1946, $4,704,700, and subappro- priations under this head are hereby decreased as follows: (1) expenses of courts martial, $4,700; (2) apprehension of deserters, $450,000; (3) Finance Service, $4,000,000, and (4) claims for damages due to loss or destruction of property, or personal injury or death, $250,000: Provided, That of the provisions of law of the United States conferring rights, privileges, or benefits upon any person by reason of the service of such person or the service of any other person in the armed forces of the United States or any component thereof, only those conferring rights, privileges, or benefits upon persons during the time they are on active duty and those listed below shall, after the date of enactment of this Act, be deemed to apply to persons for service in the Philippine Scouts under the provisions of section 14 of the Act approved October 6, 1945 (Public Law 190, Seventy-ninth Congress): (1) The provisions of the Act of March 9, 1928 (45 Stat. 251), as amended, relating to funeral expenses; (2) Provisions of law authorizing the payment to enlisted men of a travel allowance upon discharge; (3) Provisions of law authorizing retirement and prescrib- ing or governing pay for Philippine Scouts placed on the retired list; (4) The provisions of the Act of December 17, 1919 (41 Stat. 367), as amended, authorizing the payment of a death gratuity equal to six months' active-duty pay to the depend- ents of military personnel whose death occurs while on active duty; (5) The provisions of the Mustering-Out Payment Act of 1944 (Public Law 225, Seventy-eighth Congress), except that for the purpose of computing such payments for service in the Philippine Scouts, service wholly performed in the Philippine Islands shall be compensated for on the same basis as service wholly performed within the United States; and 69 Stat. 476. Ante, p. 12. 59 Stat. 384 -407 . Ante, p. 13; post, p. 625. 59 Stat. 543. 10 U. S. C., Supp. V, 637. 0U.S.C.1916. 10 U.S . C., Supp. V, 903. 58 Stat.8. 38 U. 8. C., Supp. V, 691. 223 60 STAT.]