Page:United States Statutes at Large Volume 60 Part 1.djvu/486

This page needs to be proofread.


60 STAT.] 79TH CONG. , 2D SESS.-CH. 541-JULY 5, 1946 For the Criminal Division, $898,000. For the Claims Division, $1,275,000. Not to exceed $250,000 of the foregoing appropriations for personal services shall be available for the employment, on duties properly chargeable to each of said appropriations, of special assistants to the Attorney General without regard to the Classification Act of 1923, as amended. Contingent expenses: For stationery, furniture and repairs, floor coverings, file holders and cases; miscellaneous expenditures, including newspapers not exceeding $850, stenographic reporting services by contract, purchase of one at not to exceed $2,500 for the Attorney General and repair, maintenance, and operation of five motor-driven passenger cars; purchase of lawbooks, books of reference, and peri- odicals, including the exchange thereof; examination of estimates of appropriation in the field; and miscellaneous and emergency expenses authorized or approved by the Attorney General or his Administrative Assistant, $200,000. Traveling expenses: For all necessary traveling expenses, Depart- ment of Justice, not otherwise provided for, $160,000. Printing and binding: For printing and binding for the Department of Justice, $475,000. Cost of handling penalty mail, Department of Justice: For deposit in the general fund of the Treasury for cost of penalty mail for the Department of Justice as required by section 2 of the Act of June 28, 1944 (Public Law 364), $200,000. Salaries and expenses, Customs Division: For necessary expenses, including travel expenses, purchase and exchange of lawbooks and books of reference, and employment of special attorneys and expert witnesses at such rates of compensation as may be authorized or approved by the Attorney General or his Administrative Assistant, $165,000. Salaries and expenses, Antitrust Division: For expenses necessary for the enforcement of antitrust and kindred laws, including traveling expenses, and experts at such rates of compensation as may be author- ized or approved by the Attorney General, except that the compensa- tion paid to any person employed hereunder shall not exceed the rate of $10,000 per annum, including personal services in the District of Columbia, $1,900,000: Provided,That none of this appropriation shall be expended for the establishment and maintenance of permanent regional offices of the Antitrust Division: Providedfurther, That no part of this appropriation shall be used for the payment of any person hereafter appointed at a salary of $8,225 or more unless such person is appointed by the President, by and with the advice and consent of the Senate. Examination of judicial offices: For the investigation of the official acts, records, and accounts of marshals, attorneys, clerks of the United States courts and Territorial courts, probation officers, and United States commissioners, for which purpose all the official papers, rec- ords, and dockets of said officers, without exception, shall be examined by the agents of the Attorney General at any time; and also the official acts, records, and accounts of referees and trustees of such courts; travel expenses; in all, $80,000, to be expended under the direction of the Attorney General. Salaries and expenses, Lands Division: For personal services in the District of Columbia and for other necessary expenses, including travel expenses, employment of experts, stenographic reporting serv- ices by contract, and notarial fees or like services, $2,650,000. Miscellaneous salaries and expenses, field: For salaries not other- wise specifically provided for, and for such other expenses for the field service, Department of Justice, including travel expenses, 459 Special assistants to Attorney General. 42 Stat. 1488. 5U.S.C.§661; Supp. V, § 661 dt seq. Ante, pp. 216, 219. 58 Stat. 394. 39 U. S. 0., Supp. V, § 321d. Salary limitation. Permanent regional offices. Senate approval of appointments at $8,225 or more.