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61 STAT.] 80rH CONG., IST SESS. -CHS. 505, 506-AUG. 6, 1947 necessary qualifications for eligibility, to receive extra compensation payments as a nonprocessing slaughterer (such person previously having been held not qualified to receive extra compensation payments as a nonprocessing slaughterer), shall be entitled to receive such extra compensation payments for such period of time prior to July 23, 1945, as such person would have been entitled to receive if such Directive Numbered 56, and amendments numbered 1 and 2 thereto, and any such determination by such Director, had become effective November 1, 1943. The Reconstruction Finance Corporation is authorized and directed to make the extra compensation payments which any person is entitled to receive pursuant to this section. As used in this section the term 'person' includes an individual, firm, partnership, or corporation: Provided, That claims hereunder must be filed within six months after the enactment of this Act." Approved August 6, 1947. [CHAPTER 506] AN ACT To change the order of priority for payment out of the German special deposit account, and for other purposes. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That section 4 (b) of the Settlement of War Claims Act of 1928, as amended, is amended by striking out the word "and" at the end of paragraph (2), by strik- ing out the period at the end of paragraph (3) and inserting in lieu thereof a semicolon followed by the word "and", and by adding the following new paragraph: "(4) All money held in the Alien Property Trust Fund whose pay- ment is restricted under the joint resolution entitled 'Joint resolution to amend the Settlement of War Claims Act of 1928, as amended', approved June 27, 1934, other than property with respect to which the restrictions imposed by such joint resolution have been removed by the President prior to the enactment of this paragraph. The Attorney General shall certify to the Secretary of the Treasury the amounts to be so deposited." SEC. 2. Paragraph (13) of section 4 (c) of the Settlement of War Claims Act of 1928, as amended, is redesignated "(14)" and para- graphs (8), (9), (10), (11), and (12) are amended to read as follows: "(8) To pay (A) the accrued interest payable under subsection (c) of section (2) (in respect of awards of the Mixed Claims Commission) and (B) after such interest has been paid in full, to pay amounts equal to the difference between the aggregate payments (in respect of awards of the Mixed Claims Commis- sion) authorized by subsections (b) and (c) of section 2 and the amounts previously paid in respect thereof: Provided, That, for the purpose only of subsection (c) of section 2, the amounts pay- able under subsection (b) of section 2 and remaining unpaid shall be deemed reduced by the amount of any payments of interest hereafter made under clause (A) hereof; "(9) To pay into the Treasury as miscellaneous receipts the amount of the awards of the Mixed Claims Commission to the United States on its own behalf on account of claims of the United States against Germany; " (10) To pay the accrued interest payable under subsection (h) of section 3 (in respect of awards to German nationals); "(11) To make such payments as are necessary (A) to repay the amounts invested by the Alien Property Custodian under sub- August 6, 1947 [H. R . 4043] [Public Law 375] Settlement of War Claims Act of 1928, amendments. 45 Stat. 260 . German special de- posit account 48 Stat. 1267. 43U.S.C. 403. Certification of amounts. 45 Stat. 262, 261. Accrued interest. 45 Stat. 24 . Payment of awards toU.S. 45 Stat. 258 . Investments by Alien Property Cs- todian. 789 "Person." Filing of claims.