60 STAT.] 79TH CONG.. 2D SESS.-CH. 591-JULY 23, 1946 COAST GUARD Retired pay, former Lighthouse Service, Coast Guard: For an additional amount for "Retired pay, former Lighthouse Service, Coast Guard," fiscal year 1946, including the objects specified under this head in the Navy Department Appropriation Act, 1946, $3,000. The appropriation "General expenses, Coast Guard", fiscal years 1946 and 1947, shall be available for the payment of claims authorized under section 1 of Public Law 277, Seventy-ninth Congress, approved December 28, 1945, as amended by Public Law 327, Seventy-ninth Congress, approved March 20, 1946. SECRET SERVICE DIVISION Reimbursement to District of Columbia, benefit payments to White House Police and Secret Service forces, Treasury Department: For an additional amount for "Reimbursement to District of Columbia, benefit payments to White House Police and Secret Services forces, Treasury Department," fiscal year 1946, $16,625. BUREAU OF THE MINT Medals for General Marshall and Admiral King: For carrying out the provisions of the House joint resolution approved March 22, 1946, (Private Law 438), fiscal years 1946 and 1947, $4,500. PROCUREMENT DIVISION Strategic and critical materials: The appropriation "Strategic and critical materials, Procurement Division, Act of June 7, 1939", is hereby made available in addition to the purposes for which appro- priated, for all necessary expenses of care and handling, including putting into forms best suited for storage and use for the common defense, of surplus strategic minerals, metals, and materials trans- ferred to the Procurement Division under section 22 of the Surplus Property Act of 1944: Provided, That any amount in excess of the amount required for the purposes for which this appropriation is hereby made available, shall, upon ascertainment, be carried to the surplus fund and covered into the Treasury. WAR DEPARTMENT OFFICE OF THE SECRETARY Damage claims: For the payment of claims for damage to or loss or destruction of property or personal injury or death adjusted and determined by the Secretary of War under the provisions of the Act entitled "An Act to provide for the settlement of claims for damage to or loss or destruction of property or personal injury or death caused by military personnel or civilian employees, or otherwise incident to activities, of the War Department or of the Army", approved July 3 1943 (31 U S. C. 223b) as fully set forth in Senate Document Numbered 221 and House Document Numbered 579, Seventy-ninth Congress, $398,405.94. FINANCE DEPARTMENT FINANCE SERVICE, ARMY Pay of the Army: The appropriation for "Pay of the Army" in the Military Appropriation Act, 1947, is hereby made available to pay mustering-out payments, as authorized by the "Mustering-Out Pay- ment Act of 1944, Public Law 225, Seventy-eighth Congress, second session, as amended, to members of the armed forces who were or may 623 Ante, p. 631. 59 Stat. 662 . 31 U.. . C., Supp. V, i 223d. Ante, pp. 56, 333; post, p. 847. 69 Stat. 6. Poet, p . 1134. 63 Stat. 811 . 50U.S. . §98- 98f; Supp. V, I 98e. Ante, p. 596. 58 Stat. 776. 50 U. S. C., Supp. V, app. 1631 . Anr, p. 699. 67 Stat. 372. 31 U. S. C., Supp. V, i§ 215 note, 222a, 222b, 223b, 223c. Ante, p. 332; post. p. 847. Ante, p. 542. 58 Stat. 8 38 U. S. C., Supp. V., a 91-9 -lg.