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60 STAT.] 79TH CONG. , 2 D SESS. - CH. 425-JUNE 21, 1946 under this head in the Independent Offices Appropriation Act, 1946, $59,000,000. Printing and binding: For an additional amount, fiscal year 1946, for printing and binding for the Veterans' Administration, $740,000. Penalty mail costs: For an additional amount, fiscal year 1946, for deposit in the general fund of the Treasury for cost of penalty mail of the Veterans' Administration, $916,000. National service life insurance: For an additional amount, fiscal year 1946, for "National service life insurance", including the objects specified under this head in the Independent Offices Appropriation Act, 1946, $356,000,000, to remain available until expended. Hospital and domiciliary facilities: For proceeding with the pro- vision of those hospital and domiciliary facilities on account of which appropriations heretofore made remain unobligated, in addition to such appropriations remaining unobligated the Administrator of Vet- erans' Affairs may, prior to July 1, 1947, enter into contracts and incur obligations to an amount not in excess of $441,250,000: Provided,That not to exceed 6.7 per centum of this contract authorization plus unobli. gated balances of appropriations under this head for the fiscal year 1947 and prior fiscal years shall be available for the employment in the District of Columbia and in the field of all necessary technical and clerical personnel for the preparation of plans and specifications for the projects as approved hereunder and in the supervision of the execution thereof, and for all traveling expenses, field office equip- ment, and supplies in connection therewith, except that whenever Veterans' Administration finds it necessary in the construction of any project to employ other Government agencies or persons outside the Federal service to perform such services not to exceed 10 per centum of the cost of such projects may be expended for such services. DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA FISCAL SERVICE Collector's office: For an additional amount, fiscal year 1946, for "Collector's office", including the objects specified for this purpose in the District of Columbia Appropriation Act, 1946, $65,000. REGULATORY AGENCIES Coroner's office: For an additional amount, fiscal year 1946, for "Coroner's office" including the objects specified for this purpose in the District of Columbia Appropriation Act, 1946, $5,640. PUBLIC LIBRARY Salaries and expenses: For an additional amount, fiscal year 1946, for "Salaries and expenses, Public Library", including the objects specified under this head in the District of Columbia Appropriation Act, 1946, $27,500. FIRE DEPARTMENT Salaries and expenses: For an additional amount, fiscal year 1946, for "Salaries and expenses, Fire Department", including the objects specified under this head in the District of Columbia Appropriation Act, 1946, $47,500. PUBLIC WELFARE Mental Rehabilitation Service Saint Elizabeths Hospital: For an additional amount, fiscal year 1946, for "Saint Elizabeths Hospital", including the objects specified 265 59 Stat. 127. 59 Stat. 129 . 59 Stat. 129. Hospital and domi- ciliary facilities. Ante, p. 77. Technical and cleri- cal personnel. 59 Stat. 272 . 59 Stat. 274. 59 Stat. 278. 59 Stat. 280.