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44 - 2 GOVERNMENT PUBLISHING OFFICE (§§ 301 to 318)
1 - 1 - 1 Director of the Government Publishing Office: appointment

 
1 - 1 - 2 Deputy Director of the Government Publishing Office: appointment; duties

 
1 - 1 - 3  Director of the Government Publishing Office and Deputy Director of the Government Publishing Office: pay

 
1 - 1 - 4  Director of the Government Publishing Office: vacancy in office

 
1 - 1 - 5 Director of the Government Publishing Office: employees; pay

 
1 - 1 - 6 Director of the Government Publishing Office: employment of skilled workmen; trial of skill

 
1 - 1 - 7 Director of the Government Publishing Office: night work

 
1 - 1 - 8 Disbursing officer; deputy disbursing officer; certifying officers and employees

 
1 - 1 - 9  Revolving fund for operation and maintenance of Government Publishing Office: capitalization; reimbursements and credits; accounting and budgeting; reports

 
1 - 1 - 10  Payments for printing, binding, blank paper, and supplies

 
1 - 1 - 11 Purchases exempt from subtitle I of title 40 and division C (except sections 3302, 3501(b), 3509, 3906, 4710, and 4711) of subtitle I of title 41; contract negotiation authority; small purchase threshold

 
1 - 1 - 12 Machinery, material, equipment, or supplies from other Government agencies

 
1 - 1 - 13 Examining boards: paper; bindery materials; machinery

 
1 - 1 - 14 Inks, glues, and other supplies furnished to other Government agencies: payment

 
1 - 1 - 15 Branches of Government Publishing Office; limitations

 
1 - 1 - 16 Detail of employees of Government Publishing Office to other Government establishments

 
1 - 1 - 17 Special policemen

 
1 - 1 - 18 Transfer of surplus property; acceptance of voluntary services

 
 
44 - 3  PRODUCTION AND PROCUREMENT OF PRINTING AND BINDING (§§ 501 to 517)
1 - 1 - 1 Government printing, binding, and blank-book work to be done at Government Publishing Office

 
1 - 1 - 2 Procurement of printing, binding, and blank-book work by Director of the Government Publishing Office

 
1 - 1 - 3  Printing in veterans’ hospitals

 
1 - 1 - 4 Direct purchase of printing, binding, and blank-book work by Government agencies

 
1 - 1 - 5 Sale of duplicate plates

 
1 - 1 - 6 Time for printing documents or reports which include illustrations or maps

 
1 - 1 - 7 Orders for printing to be acted upon within one year

 
1 - 1 - 8 Annual estimates of quantity of paper required for public printing and binding

 
1 - 1 - 9  Standards of paper; advertisements for proposals; samples

 
1 - 1 - 10 Specifications in advertisements for paper

 
1 - 1 - 11 Opening bids; bonds

 
1 - 1 - 12 Approval of paper contracts; time for performance; bonds

 
1 - 1 - 13 Comparison of paper and envelopes with standard quality

 
1 - 1 - 14 Determination of quality of paper

 
1 - 1 - 15 Default of contractor; new contracts and purchase in open market

 
1 - 1 - 16  Liability of defaulting contractor

 
1 - 1 - 17 Purchase of paper in open market

 
 
44 - 4  CONGRESSIONAL PRINTING AND BINDING (§§ 701 to 741)
1 - 1 - 1  “Usual number” of documents and reports; distribution of House and Senate documents and reports; binding; reports on private bills; number of copies printed; distribution

 
1 - 1 - 2 Extra copies of documents and reports

 
1 - 1 - 3  Printing extra copies

 
1 - 1 - 4 Reprinting bills, laws, and reports from committees not exceeding fifty pages

 
1 - 1 - 5 Duplicate orders to print

 
1 - 1 - 6 Bills and resolutions: number and distribution

 
1 - 1 - 7  Bills and resolutions: style and form

 
1 - 1 - 8  Bills and resolutions: binding sets for Congress

 
1 - 1 - 9 Public and private laws, postal conventions, and treaties

 
1 - 1 - 10 Copies of Acts furnished to Director of the Government Publishing Office

 
1 - 1 - 11  Printing Acts, joint resolutions, and treaties

 
1 - 1 - 12 Printing of postal conventions

 
1 - 1 - 13  Journals of Houses of Congress

 
1 - 1 - 14 Printing documents for Congress in two or more editions; printing of full number and allotment of full quota

 
1 - 1 - 15 Senate and House documents and reports for Department of State

 
1 - 1 - 16 Printing of documents not provided for by law

 
1 - 1 - 17 Appropriation chargeable for printing of document or report by order of Congress

 
1 - 1 - 18 Lapse of authority to print

 
1 - 1 - 19 Classification and numbering of publications ordered printed by Congress; designation of publications of departments; printing of committee hearings

 
1 - 1 - 20 Senate and House Manuals

 
1 - 1 - 21  Congressional Directory

 
1 - 1 - 22 Congressional Directory: sale

 
1 - 1 - 23 Memorial addresses: preparation; distribution

 
1 - 1 - 24  Memorial addresses: illustrations

 
1 - 1 - 25 Statement of appropriations; “usual number”

 
1 - 1 - 26  Printing for committees of Congress

 
1 - 1 - 27 Committee reports: indexing and binding

 
1 - 1 - 28 United States Statutes at Large: distribution

 
1 - 1 - 29 United States Statutes at Large: references in margins

 
1 - 1 - 30 Distribution of documents to Members of Congress

 
1 - 1 - 31 Allotments of public documents printed after expiration of terms of Members of Congress; rights of retiring Members to documents

 
1 - 1 - 32 Time for distribution of documents by Members of Congress extended

 
1 - 1 - 33 Documents and reports ordered by Members of Congress; franks and envelopes for Members of Congress

 
1 - 1 - 34 Stationery and blank books for Congress

 
1 - 1 - 35 Binding for Senators

 
1 - 1 - 36 Binding at expense of Members of Congress

 
1 - 1 - 37 Binding for Senate library

 
1 - 1 - 38  Binding of publications for distribution to libraries

 
1 - 1 - 39 Senate and House document rooms; superintendents

 
1 - 1 - 40 Senate Service Department and House Publications Distribution Service; superintendents

 
1 - 1 - 41 Disposition of documents stored at Capitol

 
 
 
44 - 6 EXECUTIVE AND JUDICIARY PRINTING AND BINDING (§§ 1101 to 1123)
1 - 1 - 1 Printing and binding for the President

 
1 - 1 - 2 Printing to be authorized by law and necessary to the public business, not in excess of appropriation, and on special requisition filed with the Director of the Government Publishing Office

 
1 - 1 - 3 Certificate of necessity; estimate of cost

 
1 - 1 - 4 Restrictions on use of illustrations

 
1 - 1 - 5  Form and style of work for departments

 
1 - 1 - 6  Inserting “compliments” forbidden

 
1 - 1 - 7 Appropriations chargeable for printing and binding of documents or reports

 
1 - 1 - 8 Presidential approval required for printing of periodicals; number printed; sale to public

 
1 - 1 - 9  Printing documents in two or more editions; full number and allotment of full quota

 
1 - 1 - 10 Daily examination of Congressional Record for immediate ordering of documents for official use; limit; bills and resolutions

 
1 - 1 - 11 Annual reports: time for furnishing manuscript and proofs to Director of the Government Publishing Office

 
1 - 1 - 12 Annual reports: type for reports of executive officers

 
1 - 1 - 13 Annual reports: exclusion of irrelevant matter

 
1 - 1 - 14 Annual reports: number of copies for Congress

 
1 - 1 - 15 Annual reports: time of delivery by Director of the Government Publishing Office to Congress

 
1 - 1 - 16 Annual reports: limitation on number of copies printed; reports of bureau chiefs

 
1 - 1 - 17  Annual reports: discontinuance of printing of annual or special reports to keep within appropriations

 
1 - 1 - 18  Documents beyond scope of ordinary departmental business

 
1 - 1 - 19 Government publications as public property

 
1 - 1 - 20 Blanks and letterheads for judges and officers of courts

 
1 - 1 - 21 Paper and envelopes for Government agencies in the District of Columbia

 
1 - 1 - 22 Supplies for Government establishments

 
1 - 1 - 23 Binding materials; bookbinding for libraries

 
 
44 - 7  PARTICULAR REPORTS AND DOCUMENTS (§§ 1301 to 1344)
1 - 1 - 1 Agriculture, Department of: report of Secretary

 
1 - 1 - 2 Agriculture, Department of: monthly crop report and other publications

 
1 - 1 - 3  American Historical Association: report

 
1 - 1 - 4 Army and Navy registers

 
1 - 1 - 5  Attorney General: opinions

 
1 - 1 - 6 Civil Service Commission: report

 
1 - 1 - 7  National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration: nautical products, sale and distribution

 
1 - 1 - 8 Coast Guard: annual report of the Commandant

 
1 - 1 - 9  Coast Guard: notices to mariners and other special publications

 
1 - 1 - 10 Commerce Department: navigation and weather information

 
1 - 1 - 11  Director of Public Health of District of Columbia: report

 
1 - 1 - 12 Education, Commissioner of: report

 
1 - 1 - 13 Ephemeris and Nautical Almanac

 
1 - 1 - 14 Fish and Wildlife Service: bulletins

 
1 - 1 - 15 Fish and Wildlife Service: report of the Director

 
1 - 1 - 16 Foreign Relations

 
1 - 1 - 17 Geological Survey: classes and sizes of publications; report of mineral resources; number of copies; reprints; distribution

 
1 - 1 - 18 Geological Survey: specific appropriations required for monographs and bulletins

 
1 - 1 - 19 Geological Survey: distribution of publications to public libraries

 
1 - 1 - 20 Historical societies’ publications

 
1 - 1 - 21  Hydrographic Surveys; foreign surveys

 
1 - 1 - 22 Immigration and Naturalization Service: report

 
1 - 1 - 23  Interstate Commerce Commission: report

 
1 - 1 - 24  Labor Statistics, Bureau of: bulletins

 
1 - 1 - 25  Labor Statistics, Bureau of: report of Commissioner

 
1 - 1 - 26  Librarian of Congress: reports

 
1 - 1 - 27 Mines, Bureau of: publications

 
1 - 1 - 28 Merchant vessels of the United States

 
1 - 1 - 29  Mint: reports of Director

 
1 - 1 - 30 Monthly Summary Statement of Imports and Exports

 
1 - 1 - 31 National Academy of Sciences: report

 
1 - 1 - 32 National encampments of Veterans’ organizations; proceedings printed annually for Congress

 
1 - 1 - 33 National high school and college debate topics

 
1 - 1 - 34  Naval Intelligence Office: additional copies of publications

 
1 - 1 - 35 Naval Observatory Observations

 
1 - 1 - 36  National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency: special publications

 
1 - 1 - 37  Printing of the President’s Message

 
1 - 1 - 38  Director of the Government Publishing Office: annual report

 
1 - 1 - 39 Smithsonian Institution: report

 
1 - 1 - 40 Statistical Abstract of the United States

 
1 - 1 - 41 Treasury Department: reports

 
 Repealed. Oct. 19, 1996,  Nov. 29, 1999, Apr. 4, 1996,
 
44 - 8  FEDERAL REGISTER AND CODE OF FEDERAL REGULATIONS (§§ 1501 to 1511)
1 - 1 - 1 Definitions

 
1 - 1 - 2 Custody and printing of Federal documents; appointment of Director

 
1 - 1 - 3 Filing documents with Office; notation of time; public inspection; transmission for printing

 
1 - 1 - 4  “Federal Register”; printing; contents; distribution; price

 
1 - 1 - 5 Documents to be published in Federal Register

 
1 - 1 - 6 Administrative Committee of the Federal Register; establishment and composition; powers and duties

 
1 - 1 - 7 Filing document as constructive notice; publication in Federal Register as presumption of validity; judicial notice; citation

 
1 - 1 - 8 Publication in Federal Register as notice of hearing

 
1 - 1 - 9 Costs of publication, etc.

 
1 - 1 - 10 Code of Federal Regulations

 
1 - 1 - 11  International agreements excluded from provisions of chapter

 
 
44 - 9  DISTRIBUTION AND SALE OF PUBLIC DOCUMENTS (§§ 1701 to 1722)
1 - 1 - 1 Publications for public distribution to be distributed by the Director of the Government Publishing Office; mailing lists

 
1 - 1 - 2 Superintendent of Documents; sale of documents

 
1 - 1 - 3 Superintendent of Documents: assistants, blanks, printing and binding

 
1 - 1 - 4 Superintendent of Documents: pay of employees for night, Sunday, holiday, and overtime work

 
1 - 1 - 5  Printing additional copies for sale to public; regulations

 
1 - 1 - 6 Printing and sale of extra copies of documents

 
1 - 1 - 7 Reprinting of documents required for sale

 
1 - 1 - 8  Prices for sales copies of publications; crediting of receipts; resale by dealers; sales agents

 
1 - 1 - 9  Blank forms: printing and sale to public

 
1 - 1 - 10  Index of documents: number and distribution

 
1 - 1 - 11 Catalog of Government publications

 
1 - 1 - 12 Documents for use of the Director of the Government Publishing Office

 
1 - 1 - 13 Documents to be delivered to the Executive Mansion

 
1 - 1 - 14 Publications for use of National Archives and Records Administration

 
1 - 1 - 15  Publications for department or officer or for congressional committees

 
1 - 1 - 16 Public documents for legations and consulates of United States

 
1 - 1 - 17  Documents and reports for foreign legations

 
1 - 1 - 18 Distribution of Government publications to the Library of Congress

 
1 - 1 - 19  International exchange of Government publications

 
1 - 1 - 20 Documents not needed by departments to be turned over to Superintendent of Documents

 
1 - 1 - 21 Exchange of documents by heads of departments

 
1 - 1 - 22 Departmental distribution of publications

 
 
44 - 10 DEPOSITORY LIBRARY PROGRAM (§§ 1901 to 1916)
1 - 1 - 1 Definition of Government publication

 
1 - 1 - 2 Availability of Government publications through Superintendent of Documents; lists of publications not ordered from Government Publishing Office

 
1 - 1 - 3 Distribution of publications to depositories; notice to Government components; cost of printing and binding

 
1 - 1 - 4 Classified list of Government publications for selection by depositories

 
1 - 1 - 5  Distribution to depositories; designation of additional libraries; justification; authorization for certain designations

 
1 - 1 - 6  Land-grant colleges constituted depositories

 
1 - 1 - 7 Libraries of executive departments, service academies, and independent agencies constituted depositories; certifications of need; disposal of unwanted publications

 
1 - 1 - 8 American Antiquarian Society to receive certain publications

 
1 - 1 - 9 Requirements of depository libraries; reports on conditions; investigations; termination; replacement

 
1 - 1 - 10 Designations of replacement depositories; limitations on numbers; conditions

 
1 - 1 - 11 Free use of Government publications in depositories; disposal of unwanted publications

 
1 - 1 - 12  Regional depositories; designation; functions; disposal of publications

 
1 - 1 - 13 Appropriations for supplying depository libraries; restriction

 
1 - 1 - 14 Implementation of depository library program by Director of the Government Publishing Office

 
1 - 1 - 15 Highest State appellate court libraries as depository libraries

 
1 - 1 - 16 Designation of libraries of accredited law schools as depository libraries

 
 
44 - 11  NATIONAL ARCHIVES AND RECORDS ADMINISTRATION (§§ 2101 to 2120)
1 - 1 - 1 Definitions

 
1 - 1 - 2 Establishment

 
1 - 1 - 3  Officers

 
1 - 1 - 4 Administrative provisions

 
1 - 1 - 5 Personnel and services

 
1 - 1 - 6 Reports to Congress

 
1 - 1 - 7 Acceptance of records for historical preservation

 
1 - 1 - 8 Responsibility for custody, use, and withdrawal of records

 
1 - 1 - 9  Preservation, arrangement, duplication, exhibition of records

 
1 - 1 - 10 Servicing records

 
1 - 1 - 11 Material accepted for deposit

 
1 - 1 - 12 Presidential archival depository

 
1 - 1 - 13 Depository for agreements between States

 
1 - 1 - 14 Preservation of audio and visual records

 
1 - 1 - 15 Reports; correction of violations

 
1 - 1 - 16 Legal status of reproductions; official seal; fees for copies and reproductions

 
1 - 1 - 17 Limitation on liability

 
1 - 1 - 18  Records of Congress

 
1 - 1 - 19 Cooperative agreements

 
1 - 1 - 20  Online access of founding fathers documents

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
44 - 18  DISPOSAL OF RECORDS (§§ 3301 to 3315)
1 - 1 - 1 Definition of records

 
1 - 1 - 2 Regulations covering lists of records for disposal, procedure for disposal, and standards for reproduction

 
1 - 1 - 3 Lists and schedules of records to be submitted to the Archivist by head of each Government agency

 
1 - 1 - 4 Examination by Archivist of lists and schedules of records lacking preservation value; disposal of records

 
1 - 1 - 5 Disposal of similar records where prior disposal was authorized

 
1 - 1 - 6 Preservation of claims of Government until settled in Government Accountability Office; disposal authorized upon written approval of Comptroller General

 
1 - 1 - 7  Disposal of records constituting menace to health, life, or property

 
1 - 1 - 8 Destruction of records outside continental United States in time of war or when hostile action seems imminent; written report to Archivist

 
1 - 1 - 9 Photographs or microphotographs of records considered as originals; certified reproductions admissible in evidence

 
1 - 1 - 10 Moneys from sale of records payable into the Treasury

 
1 - 1 - 11 Procedures for disposal of records exclusive

 
 Repealed. June 23, 1970,  Nov. 26, 2014,