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NOTES:


Source

(Sept. 7, 1916, ch. 451, § 12, 39 Stat. 732; Ex. Ord. No. 6166, § 12, eff. June 10, 1933; June 29, 1936, ch. 858, title II, § 204, title IX, § 904, 49 Stat. 1987, 2016; Pub. L. 97–31, § 12(27), Aug. 6, 1981, 95 Stat. 155.)

Amendments

1981—Pub. L. 97–31 substituted “Secretary of Transportation” for “Commission”, “The Secretary” for “It”, “the Secretary” for “it”, and “his” for “its” wherever appearing. For prior transfers of functions, see Transfer of Functions note below.

Repeals

For provisional repeal, see note set out preceding section 801 of this Appendix.

Transfer of Functions

“Commission”, meaning United States Maritime Commission, substituted in text for “board”, meaning United States Shipping Board. For dissolution of Board and transfer of functions to United States Maritime Commission, see Ex. Ord. No. 6166, and act June 29, 1936. Ex. Ord. No. 6166 is set out as a note under section 901 of Title 5, Government Organization and Employees. For subsequent transfers of functions, see Reorg. Plan No. 6 of 1949, Reorg. Plan No. 21 of 1950, and Reorg. Plan No. 7 of 1961, set out under section 1111 of this Appendix.

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