Compiled and edited by Charles J. Kappler. Washington : Government Printing Office, 1941.
|Chap. 554||Work Relief and Public Works Appropriation Act of 1938.|
|Chap. 554||Title II-Public Works Administration Act of 1938.
Post, 612, 613.
|Sec. 201||48 Stat., 200; 49 Stat., 115, 1608; 50 Stat., 352.|
|Sec. 201||Authorized expenditures.|
|Sec. 201||Proviso. Use for enlarging Indian Reservations forbidden.|
Resolved by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, This joint resolution may be cited as the "Work Relief and Public Works Appropriation Act of 1938".
(a) In order to increase employment by providing for useful public works projects of the kind and character which the Federal Emergency Administrator of Public Works (herein called the "Administrator") has heretofore financed or aided in financing, pursuant to Title II of the National Industrial Recovery Act, the Emergency Relief Appropriation Act of 1935, the Emergency Relief Appropriation Act of 1936, or the Public Works Administration Extension Act of 1937, there is hereby appropriated, out of any money in the Treasury not otherwise appropriated, to remain available until June 30, 1940, the sum of $965,000 000, to be expended by such Administrator, subject to the approval of the President, for (1) the making of allotments to finance Federal projects, or (2) the making of loans or grants, or both, to States, Territories, possessions, political subdivisions, or other public bodies (herein called public agencies), or (3) the construction and leasing of projects, with or without the privilege of purchase, to any such public agencies: Provided, That no funds appropriated under this title shall be available for the acquisition of land to enlarge Indian Reservations.
Approved, June 21, 1938.