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61 STAT.] 80TH CONG., IST SESS.-CH. 210 -JULY 8, 1947 In carrying out the provisions of said Act of June 6, 1933, the Secre- tary shall assure that each State agency operates under such methods of administration relating to the establishment and maintenance of personnel standards on a merit basis, as are found by the Secretary to be necessary to carry out the purposes of said Act; such methods and the methods required pursuant to section 303 (a) (1) of the Social Security Act, as amended, shall be promulgated jointly by the Secre- tary and the Federal Security Administrator and both such methods shall be administered in a manner which assures consistency in their application. Whenever funds are paid to the same State agency under this heading and title III of the Social Security Act, as amended, (1) such State agency may, if it so elects, submit to the Secretary and the Federal Security Administrator a joint budget covering both the functions for which grants are made under this heading and the functons for which grants are made under such title III; in such a case, the Secretary of Labor shall, if the State agency so elects, certify to the Federal Security Agency the amounts to be paid to the State under this heading and upon receipt of such certification, the Federal Security Agency shall certify such amounts to the Secretary of the Treasury in addition to the amount, if any, payable by said Agency under the provisions of section 302 (a) of the Social Security Act, as amended. Any additional amounts so certified by the Federal Security Agency shall be paid to the State by the Secretary of the Treasury out of the appropriation herein made available; and (2) the State agency may commingle such funds and account therefor by such accounting, statistical, sampling, or other methods as may be found by the Secretary of Labor and the Federal Security Administrator, respectively, to afford reason- able assurance that the funds paid to the State agency under this heading and the funds paid to the State agency under title III of the Social Security Act, as amended, are expended for the respec- tive purposes of this heading and of such title III. WOMEN'S BUREAU Salaries and expenses: For carrying out the Act to establish in the Department of Labor a bureau to be known as the Women's Bureau, approved June 5, 1920 (29 U. S. C . 11-16), including per- sonal services in the District of Columbia; purchase of material for reports and educational exhibts; $263,000. The appropriation in this title for traveling expenses shall be available in an amount not to exceed $2,500 for expenses of attendance at meetings concerned with the work of the Women's Bureau when incurred on the written authority of the Secretary of Labor. WAGE AND HOUR DIVISION Salaries: For personal services for the Wage and Hour Division necessary in performing the duties imposed by the Fair Labor Stand- ards Act of 1938 and by the Act to provide conditions for the purchase of supplies and the making of contracts by the United States, approved June 30, 1936 (41 U. S . C . 38), and the functions under the Fair Labor Standards Act transferred under and pursuant to Reorganization Plan Numbered 2 of 1946, $3,798,000, of which amount not to exceed $746,100 may be expended for departmental salaries. Miscellaneous expenses (other than salaries): For necessary expenses, other than salaries, of the Wage and Hour Division in performing the duties imposed by the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 and by the Act to provide conditions for the purchase of supplies 263 Methods of admin- istration. 48 Stat. 113. 29U.S.C.§§49- 49i. 49 Stat. 626. 42U.S.C.§503(a) (1). Joint budget. 49 Stat. 626. 42U.S.C.§§501- 603. Certification of amounts. 49 Stat. 626. 42 .S. C. §502(a). 49 Stat. 626. 42U.S.C.I§501- 53. 41 Stat. 987. Attendance at meet- ings. Pos, p. 621. 52 Stat. 1060. 29 U. S. C. §§201- 219. Ante, p. 87 . 49 Stat. 2036 . 41 U.S. C.§§ 35-45 . 60 Stat. 1095. 5 U.S . C.§ 133y-16 note. Poa, p. 2L SaLpm