PUBLIC LAWS-CH. 588-JULY 20, 1946 Post Office Depart- ment Appropriation Act. 1947. Pot, p. 619. Pos, p. 31 Field-service appro- priations, restriction on use. Travl expenses. Examination of esti- mates. TITLE II-POST OFFICE DEPARTMENT The following sums are appropriated in conformity with 5 U. S. C. 361, 380, 39 U. S. C. 786, for the Post Office Department for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1947, namely: POST OFFICE DEPARTMENT, WASIfNGTON, DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA OFFICE OF THE POSTMASTER GENERAL Salaries: For the Postmaster General and other personal services in the office of the Postmaster General in the District of Columbia, $324,900. SALARIES IN BUREArS AND OFFICES For personal services in the District of Columbia in bureaus and offices of the Post Office Department in not to exceed the following amounts, respectively:, Office of Budget and Administrative Planning, $50,650. Office of the First Assistant Postmaster General, $952,300. Office of the Second Assistant Postmaster General, $762,000. Office of the Third Assistast Postmaster General, $1,161,750. Office of the Fourth Assistant Postmaster General, $644,900. Office of the Solicitor for the Poet Office Department, $158,750. Office of the chief inspector, $380,500. Office of the purchasing agent, $67,800. Bureau of Accounts, $522,000. CONTINGENT EXPENSES, POST OFFICE DEPARTMENT For all necessary contingent and miscellaneous expenses not other- wise provided for; including maintenance, repair, and operation of two passenger automobiles; purchase and exchange of lawbooks and books of reference; newspapers; and travel expenses of the purchasing agent and of the Solicitor and attorneys connected with his office, not exceeding $1,900; $155,000. For printing and binding for the Post Office Department and Postal Service, $1,825,000. Appropriations hereinafter made for the field service of the Post Office Department, except as otherwise provided, shall not be expended for any of the purposes hereinbefore provided for on account of the Post Office Department in the District of Columbia: Provided, That the actual and necessary expenses of officials and employees of the Post Office Department and Postal Service, when traveling on official business, may be paid from the appropriations for the service in connection with which the travel is performed, and appropriations for the fiscal year 1947 shall be available therefor: Providedfurther, That appropriations hereinafter made, except such as are exclusively for payment of compensation, shall be available for expenses in connection with the examination of estimates for appropriations in the field including per diem allowances in lieu of actual expenses of subsistence. FIELD SERVICE, POST OFFICE DEPARTMENT OFFICE OF THE POSTMASTER GENERAL Travel expenses, Postmaster General and Assistant Postmasters General: For travel and miscellaneous expenses in the Postal Service, offices of the Postmaster General and Assistant Postmasters General, $3,000. 580 [60 STAT.