61 STAT.] 80rT CONG. , IST SESS.-CHS. 258, 261 , 262-JULY 16, 17, 1947 ARTICLE VI-FEDERAL PAYMENT For the fiscal year ending June 30, 1948, and for each fiscal year thereafter, there is hereby authorized to be appropriated, as the annual payment by the United States toward defraying the expenses of the government of the District of Columbia, the sum of $12,000,000, of which $11,000.000 shall be credited to the general fund of the District of Columbia and $1,000,000 shall be credited to the water fund of the District of Columbia, established by law (title 43, ch. 15, D. C . Code, 1940 edition). ARTICLE VII-SEPARABILITY CLAUSE If any provision of this Act or the application thereof to any person or circumstances is held invalid, the remainder of the Act, and the application of such provision to the other persons or circumstances, shall not be affected thereby. Approved July 16, 1947. 361 Appropriations au- thorized. Post, p. 425. [CHAPTER 261] JOINT RESOLUTION Making temporary appropriations for the fiscal year 1948. Resolved by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That there are hereby appropriated, and out of applicable corporate or other revenue, receipts, and funds, respectively, out of any money in the Treasury not otherwise appropriated, such amounts as may be necessary to meet pay rolls (obligations for which were incurred in accordance with section 102 of the Second Urgent Deficiency Appropriation Act, 1947, Public Law 122, or in accordance with provisions of the Emergency Appro- priation Act, 1948, Public Law 161) for pay periods ending prior to July 16, 1947: Provided, That expenditures hereunder shall be charged to the appropriate appropriations for the fiscal year 1948 when made. Approved July 17, 1947. [CHAPTER 262] AN ACT Making appropriations for the Legislative Branch for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1948, and for other purposes. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress asse8mbled, That the following sums are appropriated, out of any money in the Treasury not other- wise appropriated, for the Legislative Branch for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1948, namely: SENATE July 17, 1947 [H. J. Res. 240] [Public Law 196] Temporary appro- priations, 1948. Ante, p. 187. Ante, p. 243. July 17, 1947 [ 11. It. :ll:1 | [I'luhlicl1aw 1971 Legislative Branch Appropriation Act. 1948. Supra;ante, pp. 118, 187, 188, 245; post, pp . 608, 609, 610, 611, 695, 6, 941. SALARIES, MILEAGE, AND EXPENSES OF SENATORS For compensation of Senators, $1,200,000. For mileage of the President of the Senate and of Senators, $51,000. PO.p- a . For expense allowance of Senators, $240,000.