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63 STAT.] 81ST CONG. , IST SESS.-CHS. 235, 236 -JUNE 22, 23 , 1949 Board: Provided,That the Capitol Police Board is hereby authorized to detail police from the House Office, Senate Office, and Capitol Buildings for police duty on the Capitol Grounds. SEC. 107. No part of any appropriation contained in this Act shall be used to pay the salary or wages of any person who engages in a strike against the Government of the United States or who is a member of an organization of Government employees that asserts the right to strike against the Government of the United States, or who advocates, or is a member of an organization that advocates, the overthrow of the Government of the United States by force or vio- lence: Provided, That for the purposes hereof an affidavit shall be considered prima facie evidence that the person making the affidavit has not, contrary to the provisions of this section, engaged in a strike against the Government of the United States, is not a member of an organization of Government employees that asserts the right to strike against the Government of the United States, or that such person does not advocate, and is not a member of an organization that advocates, the overthrow of the Government of the United States by force or violence: Providedfurther, That any person who engages in a strike against the Government of the United States or who is a member of an organization of Government employees that asserts the right to strike against the Government of the United States, or who advocates, or who is a member of an organization that advocates, the overthrow of the Government of the United States by force or violence, and accepts employment the salary or wages for which are paid from any appropriation contained in this Act shall be guilty of a felony and upon conviction, shall be fined not more than $1,000 or imprisoned for not more than one year, or both: Providedfurther, That the above penalty clause shall be in addition to, and not in substitution for, any other provisions of existing law. SEC. 108. This Act may be cited as the "Legislative Branch Appro- priation Act, 1950". Approved June 22, 1949. [CHAPTER 236] 231 Detail for duty on Capitol Grounds. Persons engaging, etc., in strikes against or advocating over- throw of U. S. Gov- ernment. Affidavit. Penalty. Short title. AN ACT June 23, 1949 Making appropriations to supply deficiencies in certain appropriations for the [H. R. 4046] fiscal year ending June 30, 1949, and for other purposes. [Public Law 1191 Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the following sums are appropriated, out of any money in the Treasury not other- wise appropriated, to supply supplemental appropriations for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1949, and for other purposes, namely: LEGISLATIVE BRANCH HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES For payment to Eileen Mercado-Parra Coffey, widow of Robert L. Coffey, Junior, late a Representative from the State of Pennsylvania, $12,500. For payment to Ruth E. McC. Somers, widow of Andrew L. Somers, late a Representative from the State of New York, $12,500. CONTINGENT EXPENSES OF THE HOUSE Reporting Hearings For an additional amount for "Reporting hearings", fiscal year 1947, $100. Second Deficiency Ap ropriation Act, Ante, p. 76; pot, pp . 738, 869. 60 Stat. 397 .