PUBLIC LAWS-CH. 186-JULY 1, 1947 Guard as authorized for Coast Guard officers; actual and necessary expenses or per diem in lieu thereof as the Secretary may determine and approve for Coast Guard personnel on special duty in foreign Traveling expenses. countries; traveling expenses of other persons traveling on duty under orders from the Treasury Department, including transportation of cadets, enlisted personnel, and applicants for enlistment, with sub- sistence and transfers en route, or cash in lieu thereof; transportation in kind and subsistence to discharged cadets; uniform clothing for 30 Stat. 604. enlisted men as provided by law (14 U. S . C . 13); clothing for enlisted personnel authorized by law; civilian clothing, including an overcoat when necessary, the cost of all not to exceed $30 per person to enlisted personnel given discharges for bad conduct, undesirability, unsuit- ability, or inaptitude; reimbursement in kind or in cash as authorized by law to persons in the Coast Guard for personal property lost, destroyed, or damaged; actual expenses of officers and cadets and quarters and subsistence of enlisted personnel on shore patrol, emer- gency shore detail and other detached duty, or cash in lieu thereof; Hire of quarters. hire of quarters for officers serving with troops where sufficient quarters are not possessed by the United States to accommodate them; hire of quarters for Coast Guard personnel comparable to quarters assignable on a capital ship of the Navy, as authorized by the Secretary to meet emergency conditions, including officers and men on sea duty at such times as they may be deprived of their quarters on board ship due to repairs or other conditions which may render them uninhabitable: Restriction. Provided, That under this authorization no funds may be expended for the hire of quarters for occupancy by the dependents of officers Recmritig. or enlisted personnel; expenses of recruiting for the Coast Guard; advertising for and obtaining enlisted personnel and applicants for appointment as cadets; training of enlisted personnel, including text- horagoof house- books, school supplies, and correspondence courses, transfer of house- hold goods and effects of Coast Guard and Coast Guard Reserve per- sonnel on active duty and when ordered to active duty and upon relief therefrom, and the transfer of household goods and effects of deceased Coast Guard and Coast Guard Reserve personnel who die while on active duty, as prescribed by law and regulations; transportation on Government-owned vessels of privately owned automobiles of Coast rsolaedstatorsaleat Guard personnel upon change of station; purchase of provisions for sale to Coast Guard personnel at isolated stations, and the appro- P" P.02 priation reimbursed; and including not to exceed $50,000 for recreation amusement, comfort, contentment, and health of the enlisted personnel of the Coast Guard, to be expended pursuant to regulations prescribed serers, etc. de- by the Secretary; apprehension and delivery of deserters and strag- Commutation ofra- glers; in all, not to exceed $72,000000: Provided, That money accruing tions, payments.
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from commutation of rations of enlisted personnel commuted for the benefit of any mess may be paid on proper voucher to the officer in pliyees.ndlem- charge of such mess: Provided further, That whenever commissioned officers of the Coast Guard, who were civilian employees of the former Bureau of Marine Inspection and Navigation, resume their status as civilian employees of the Coast Guard, or whenever civilian employees of the Coast Guard, who were employed in the former Bureau of Marine Inspection and Navigation, are commissioned as officers of the Coast Guard, the limitation provided for "Civilian Employees, Coast Guard" and "Office of the Commandant" may be exceeded, with the approval of the Bureau of the Budget, by the amount of their pay as civilian employees and the limitation provided for "Pay and allow- ances" reduced in a like amount or vice versa, as the case may be; Pop.O General expenses, Coast Guard: For expenses necessary for the operation and maintenance of the Coast Guard ashore and afloat, except as specifically provided for in other appropriations, including 226 [61 STAT.