The Coast Guard may make expenditures for the training of personnel, including books, school supplies, correspondence courses, motion picture equipment, and other equipment for instructional purposes.
14 U.S. Code § 2702 - Training
Historical and Revision Notes
Based on the following language contained in the Coast Guard appropriation act for 1949, “Pay and Allowances” and preceding years:
“motion picture and other equipment for instructional purposes; . . . training of enlisted personnel, including textbooks, school supplies, and correspondence courses;”(June 19, 1948, 62 Stat. 562).
Changes were made in phraseology. 81st Congress, House Report No. 557.