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H. No. 2004 / 47 OG No. 7, 3326 (July, 1951)
[ REPUBLIC ACT NO. 628, June 05, 1951 ]
AN ACT APPROPRIATING ADDITIONAL FUNDS FOR THE OPERATION AND MAINTENANCE OF THE GOVERNMENT OF THE REPUBLIC OF THE PHILIPPINES DURING THE PERIOD FROM JULY FIRST, NINETEEN HUNDRED AND FIFTY TO JUNE THIRTIETH, NINETEEN HUNDRED AND FIFTY-ONE AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES.
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the Philippines in Congress assembled:
SECTION 1. The following sums, or so much thereof as may be necessary, are appropriated out of any funds in the Philippine Treasury not otherwise appropriated, during the period from July first, nineteen hundred and fifty to June thirtieth, nineteen hundred and fifty-one, for the purposes specified hereunder:
A.—CONGRESS OF THE PHILIPPINES
- HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
- House Electoral Tribunal
Traveling expenses of the Tribunal including laborers to be used for hauling and handling ballot boxes and other election matters
Total for sundry expenses
Total for the House Electoral Tribunal
F.-— Department of Justice
Additional appropriation for consumption of supplies and materials, for the Bureau of Prisons
Additional appropriation for the Bu reau of Immigration, as follows:
a. Freight, express and delivery
P850.00 b. Postal, telegraph, telephone
and cable service
2,500.00 c. Illumination and power service 500.00 d. Consumption of supplies and
Traveling expenses of persons not government employees, including subsistence and lodging of detainees
L.— Department of Health
1. Additional appropriation for consumption of supplies and materials, including ubsistence of patients confined in hospitals and leprosaria under the Bureau of Hospitals P300,000.00 Total for the Department of Health P300,000.00 Total for Ordinary Expenditures P755,850.00
K.— Department of National Defense
Additional appropriations for expenses of the Philippine Veterans Board in carrying out the purposes of Republic Act No. 65, providing for a Bill of Rights for officers and enlisted men of the Philippine Army and of recognized or deserving guerrilla organizations, and veterans of the Philippine Revolutions, etc
Payment of pensions to veterans, widows, minor
children and indigent parents of deceased veterans
Payment of educational benefits
P2,950,000.00 c. Emergency employees P50,000.00 Total P10,000,000.00 2.
For expenses to cover the cost and transportation charges of rice and soap sent to Korea for consumption and use of the members of the United Nations Armed Forces as contribution of the Philippine Government to the United Nations
Total for the Department of National Defense
Total for Extraordinary Expenditures P12,480,000.00 Total for Ordinary and Extraordinary Expenditures P13,235,850.00
The provisions of Republic Act No. 573, notwithstanding, any savings in the appropriations authorized in the said Act may be used to pay the cost and transportation charges of commodities sent to Korea for consumption of the United Nations Armed Forces as contribution of the Philippine Government to the United Nations.
SEC. 2. This Act shall take effect as of July first, nineteen hundred and fifty.
Approved, June 5, 1951.
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