13 U.S. Code § 184 - Definitions

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For purposes of this subchapter—
(1) the term “local unit of general purpose government” means the government of a county, municipality, township, Indian tribe, Alaskan native village, or other unit of government (other than a State) which is a unit of general government, and
(2) the term “State” includes the District of Columbia.


(Added Pub. L. 94–521, § 8(a),Oct. 17, 1976, 90 Stat. 2463.)
Effective Date

Section effective Oct. 17, 1976, see section 17 ofPub. L. 94–521, set out as a note under section 1 of this title.

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