60 STAT.] 70THI CONG. , 2n SESS.-CHS. 106, 107-MAR . 21 , 22, 1946 57 CCHAPTER 106] JOINT RESOLUTION March 21,194 To amend Public Law 30 of the Seventy-ninth Congress, and for other purposes. [H. J. Res. 301] [Public Law 328] Resolved by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That (a) section 3 of the Act of April 12, 1945 (59 Stat. 50), is hereby amended by deleting in clause (b) (3) of said section, the words "1945 crop program opera- tions", and by inserting, in lieu thereof, the words "(A) 1945 crop program operations and (B) 1946 crop program operations relating to sugar, vegetables processed prior to July 1, 1946, and flaxseed harvested prior to July 1, 1946"; (b) neither the last paragraph of section 2 (e) of the Emergency Price Control Act of 1942, as amended, nor the Act of June 23, 1945 (59 Stat. 260), shall be construed to apply to purchases by the Reconstruction Finance Corporation of such tin ores and concentrates as it deems necessary to insure continued opera- tion of the Texas City tin smelter; and (c) the allocations for meat and flour provided in the Act of June 23, 1945 (59 Stat. 260) are hereby increased by $125,000,000 and $25,000,000, respectively: Pro- vided, however, That this shall not be construed to increase the aggre- gate amount allocated by said Act of June 23. 1945, for subsidy payments and anticipated losses for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1946. Approved March 21, 1946. C. C. C. subsidy operations. 59 Stat. 51 . 15 U. S. C., Supp. V, § 713 note. Tin ores, etc. 58 Stat. 35. 50 U. 8. C., Supp. V, app. § 902 (e). Post, pp. 214, 671. 15 U. S. C., Supp. V, § 606b note. Meat and flour. [CHAPTER 107] AN ACT March 22, 1946 Making appropriations to supply urgent deficiencies in certain appropriations for [H. R. 54581 the fiscal year ending June 30, 1946, and for other purposes. [Public Law 329] 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, to supply urgent deficiencies in certain appropria- tions for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1946, and for other purposes, namely: LEGISLATIVE SENATE For an additional amount for clerical assistance to Senators (including chairmen of standing committees) at the rate of $2,400 per annum, effective March 16, 1946, fiscal year 1946, $67,200. Notwithstanding the provisions of the Act of May 10, 1916, as amended by the Act of August 29, 1916, the Sergeant at Arms of the Senate is hereby authorized during the Seventy-ninth Congress to employ, whenever necessary, the services of Government employees for folding speeches and pamphlets at the prevailing rates provided by law. HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES For payment to the widow of Joe W. Ervin, late a Representative from the State of North Carolina, $10,000. For payment to the widow of J. Buell Snyder, late a Representa- tive from the State of Pennsylvania. $10,000. Contested-election expenses: For payment to George A. Dondero, contestee, for expenses incurred in the contested-election case of Hicks versus Dondero, as audited and recommended by the Com- mittee on Elections Numbered 3, $1,000, to be disbursed by the Clerk of the House. Urgent Deficiency Appropriation Act, 1946. 39 Stat. 120, 582. 5 U. .C..§§ 8, 59.