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|Chap. 211||Departments of State, Justice and Commerce, and the Judiciary Appropriation Act, 1948.|
|Chap. 211||Department of State Appropriation Act, 1948.|
Post, p. 623.
|Chap. 211||56 Stat. 1303.|
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 otherwise appropriated, for the Department of State, Justice, Commerce, and the Judiciary, for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1948, namely:
United States contributions to international commissions, congresses, and bureaus: For payment of the annual contributions, quotas, and expenses, including loss by exchange in discharge of the obligations of the United States in connection with international commissions, congresses, bureaus, and other objects, in not to exceed the respective amounts as follows:
Inter-American Indian Institute (Convention of November 29, 1940), $4,800;
total, $3,557,661, together with such additional sums, due to
increase in rates of exchange as the Secretary of State may determine and certify to the Secretary of the Treasury to be necessary to pay, in foreign currencies, the quotas and contributions required by the several treaties, conventions, or laws establishing the amount of the obligation.
Approved, July 9, 1947.