60 STAT.] 79TH CONG. , 2D SESS.-CHS. 542 , 543 --JULY 5, 8, 1946 Police, and the members of the Fire Department of the District of Columbia, to conform with the increased cost of living in the District of Columbia", approved July 14, 1945 (Public Law 151, Seventy-ninth Congress), is amended by inserting before the period at the end thereof a comma and the following: "plus 14 per centum of such annual basic salary as increased by the foregoing percentages". SEC. 2. Notwithstanding the amendment to such Act of July 14, 1945, made by the first section of this Act, no officer or member of the Metropolitan Police, the United States Park Police, the White House Police, or the Fire Department of the District of Columbia shall, by reason of the enactment of this Act, be paid with respect to any pay period basic salary, or basic salary plus additional compensation, at a rate in excess of $10,000 per annum. SEC. 3 . This Act shall take effect on July 1, 1946. Approved July 5, 1946. [CHAPTER 543]N ACT AN ACT Making appropriations for the Navy Department and the naval service for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1947, 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, for the Navy Department and the naval service for the fiscal year ending June 30,1947, namely: NAVAL ESTABLISHMENT TITLE I--OFFICE OF THm SECRETARY MISCELLANEOUS EXPENSES For traveling expenses of civilian employees, including travel of dependents of employees to and from navy yards or stations outside the continental limits of the United States; expenses of attendance, at home and abroad, upon meetings of technical, professional, scien- tific, and other similar organizations when, in the judgment of the Secretary of the Navy (hereafter in this Act referred to as the Secretary), such attendance would be of benefit in the conduct of the work of the Navy Department; physical examinations by civilian physicians and in other than naval hospitals of civilian employees engaged in hazardous occupations; expenses of courts and boards; purchase of law and reference books; expenses of prisoners and prisons; clerical assistance; witnesses' fees and traveling expenses; promoting accident prevention and safety in shore establishments of the Navy, to be expended in the discretion of the Secretary; news- papers and periodicals for the naval service; all advertising of the Navy Department and its bureaus (except advertising for recruits for the Bureau of Naval Personnel); costs of suits; maintenance of attaches and others abroad, including office rental and pay of employees, and not to exceed $900 for any one person for allowances for living quarters, including heat, fuel, and light, as authorized by the Act approved June 26, 1930 (5 U. S . C . 118a), special cost of living allowances for employees abroad, contingencies for the Chief of Naval Intelligence, to be expended in his discretion, not to exceed $5,200; collection and classification of information pertaining to Naval Intelligence; telephone, telegraph, and teletype rental and tolls (including not to exceed $300 for extension telephones between the telephone switchboards at the official stations of naval officials and the 80634°-47-PT . --- 31 481 59 Stat. 470 . D. C. Code, Supp. V, § 4-803 to 4-805. Limitation. Effective date. July 8,1946 [H. R. 6496] [Public Law 492] Naval Appropria- tion Act, 1947. Poat, p. 619. Physical examina- tion of civilian em- ployeee. Living quarters. 46 Stat. 818.