PUBLIC LAWS-CH. 210 -JULY 8, 1947 APPRENTICE TRAINING SERVICE Apprentice Training Service: For expenses necessary to enable the Secretary of Labor to conduct a program of encouraging apprentice training, as authorized by the Act of August 16, 1937 (29 U. S . C . 50), including personal services in the District of Columbia, $2,107,800. BUREAU OF LABOR STATISTICS Po"t, p.7o. Salaries and expenses: For necessary expenses, including not to exceed $5,500 for purchase of newspaper clipping services; reim- bursement to State, Federal, and local agencies and their employees Temporaryservices. for services rendered; and not to exceed $15,000 for temporary services as authorized by section 15 of the Act of August 2, 1946 60 Stat. 810 . (Public Law 600); $3,373,400, of which amount not to exceed U. S.C. $2,202,700 may be expended for personal services in the District of Columbia and not to exceed $845,000 for a cost-of-living study and report. Attendance at meet- The appropriation in this title for traveling expenses shall be available, in an amount not to exceed $2,000, for expenses of attend- ance at meetings concerned with the work of the Bureau of Labor Statistics when incurred on the written authority of the Secretary of Labor. Post, p. 621 . Supra. 58 Stat. 213. 38U. .C.i§695- 695f. Ante, p. 32. Attendance at meet- Igs. Post. p. 621 . 48 Stat. 113 . 58 Stat. 294. 38U. S. C. 695b. Supra. Infra. 48 Stat. 114, 115 . 29 U.S . C. if49d(a), 49e. UNITED STATES EMPLOYMENT SERVICE General administration: For expenses necessary for the general administration of the United States Employment Service, including one Director at not to exceed $10,000 per annum and other personal services in the District of Columbia and contract stenographic reporting services as authorized by section 15 of the Act of August 2, 1946 (Public Law 600), $3,500,000, of which $1,756,800 shall be for carrying into effect the provisions of title IV (except section 602) of the Servicemen's Readjustment Act of 1944: Provided, That the appropriation in this title for traveling expenses shall be available, in an amount not to exceed $2,000, for expenses of attendance at meetings of organizations concerned with the work of the United States Employment Service when incurred on the written authority of the Secretary of Labor. GRANTS TO STATES FOR PUBLIC EMPLOYMENT OFFICES For grants to the several States (including Alaska and Hawaii), in accordance with the provisions of the Act of June 6, 1933, as amended (29 U. S . C . 49-49i), and for carrying into effect section 602 of the Servicemen's Readjustment Act of 1944, including, upon the request of any State, the payment of rental for space made available to such State in lieu of grants for such purpose, $57,382,400, of which not to exceed $757,000 shall be available to the United States Employ- ment Service for necessary expenses in connection with the operation of employment office facilities and services in the District of Columbia and for use in carrying into effect section 602 of the Servicemen's Readjustment Act in Puerto Rico: Provided, That no State shall be required to make any appropriation as provided in section 5 (a) of said Act of June 6, 1933, prior to July 1, 1949: Providedfurther, That notwithstanding the provisions of section 5 (a) and section 6 of the Act of June 6, 1933, the Secretary of Labor shall from time to time certify to the Secretary of the Treasury for payment to each State found to be in compliance with the requirements of the Act of June 6, 1933, such amounts as he determines to be necessary for the proper and efficient administration of its public employment offices. 50 Stat. 64. ii 262 [61 STAT.