15 U.S. Code § 58 - Short title

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This subchapter may be cited as the “Federal Trade Commission Act”.

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(Sept. 26, 1914, ch. 311, § 28, formerly § 18, as added Mar. 21, 1938, ch. 49, § 4,52 Stat. 114; renumbered § 21,Pub. L. 93–637, title II, § 202(a),Jan. 4, 1975, 88 Stat. 2193; renumbered § 25,Pub. L. 96–252, § 13,May 28, 1980, 94 Stat. 380; renumbered § 26,Pub. L. 103–312, § 2,Aug. 26, 1994, 108 Stat. 1691; renumbered § 28,Pub. L. 109–455, § 11(1),Dec. 22, 2006, 120 Stat. 3381.)
Amendment of Section

For repeal of amendment renumbering this section by section 13 ofPub. L. 109–455, see Termination Date of 2006 Amendment note below.
Termination Date of 2006 Amendment

Amendment by Pub. L. 109–455repealed effective Sept. 30, 2020, and provisions amended by Pub. L. 109–455to be amended to read as if Pub. L. 109–455had not been enacted, see section 13 ofPub. L. 109–455, as amended by section 1 ofPub. L. 112–203, set out as a note under section 44 of this title.
Short Title of 2006 Amendment

Pub. L. 109–455, § 1,Dec. 22, 2006, 120 Stat. 3372, provided that: “This Act [enacting sections 57b–2a, 57b–2b, 57c–1, and 57c–2 of this title, amending this section, sections 44, 45, 46, 56, and 57b–2 of this title, and section 3412 of Title 12, Banks and Banking, and enacting provisions set out as notes under section 44 of this title] may be cited as the ‘Undertaking Spam, Spyware, And Fraud Enforcement With Enforcers beyond Borders Act of 2006’ or the ‘U.S. SAFE WEB Act of 2006’.”
[Section 1 ofPub. L. 109–455, set out above, repealed effective Sept. 30, 2020, see section 13 ofPub. L. 109–455, as amended by section 1 ofPub. L. 112–203, set out as a Termination Date of 2006 Amendment note under section 44 of this title.]
Short Title of 1996 Amendment

Pub. L. 104–216, § 1,Oct. 1, 1996, 110 Stat. 3019, provided that: “This Act [amending section 57c of this title] may be cited as the ‘Federal Trade Commission Reauthorization Act of 1996’.”
Short Title of 1994 Amendment

Pub. L. 103–312, § 1(a),Aug. 26, 1994, 108 Stat. 1691, provided that: “This Act [enacting section 57b–5 of this title, amending this section and sections 45, 53, 57a, 57b–1, 57b–2, and 57c of this title, and enacting provisions set out as notes under sections 45 and 57c of this title] may be cited as the ‘Federal Trade Commission Act Amendments of 1994’.”
Short Title of 1980 Amendment

Pub. L. 96–252, § 1,May 28, 1980, 94 Stat. 374, provided that “This Act [enacting sections 57a–1 and 57b–1 to 57b–4 of this title, amending this section and sections 45, 46, 50, 57a, and 57c of this title, and enacting provisions set out as notes under sections 45, 46, 57a, 57a–1, and 57c of this title] may be cited as the ‘Federal Trade Commission Improvements Act of 1980’.”

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15 USCDescription of ChangeSession YearPublic LawStatutes at Large
§ 582012112-203 [Sec.] 1126 Stat. 1484
§ 58nt2012112-203 [Sec.] 1126 Stat. 1484

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16 CFR - Commercial Practices

16 CFR Part 5 - STANDARDS OF CONDUCT

16 CFR Part 14 - ADMINISTRATIVE INTERPRETATIONS, GENERAL POLICY STATEMENTS, AND ENFORCEMENT POLICY STATEMENTS

16 CFR Part 20 - GUIDES FOR THE REBUILT, RECONDITIONED AND OTHER USED AUTOMOBILE PARTS INDUSTRY

16 CFR Part 251 - GUIDE CONCERNING USE OF THE WORD “FREE” AND SIMILAR REPRESENTATIONS

16 CFR Part 254 - GUIDES FOR PRIVATE VOCATIONAL AND DISTANCE EDUCATION SCHOOLS

16 CFR Part 255 - GUIDES CONCERNING USE OF ENDORSEMENTS AND TESTIMONIALS IN ADVERTISING

16 CFR Part 259 - GUIDE CONCERNING FUEL ECONOMY ADVERTISING FOR NEW AUTOMOBILES

16 CFR Part 260 - GUIDES FOR THE USE OF ENVIRONMENTAL MARKETING CLAIMS

16 CFR Part 320 - DISCLOSURE REQUIREMENTS FOR DEPOSITORY INSTITUTIONS LACKING FEDERAL DEPOSIT INSURANCE

16 CFR Part 410 - DECEPTIVE ADVERTISING AS TO SIZES OF VIEWABLE PICTURES SHOWN BY TELEVISION RECEIVING SETS

16 CFR Part 423 - CARE LABELING OF TEXTILE WEARING APPAREL AND CERTAIN PIECE GOODS AS AMENDED

16 CFR Part 425 - USE OF PRENOTIFICATION NEGATIVE OPTION PLANS

16 CFR Part 429 - RULE CONCERNING COOLING-OFF PERIOD FOR SALES MADE AT HOMES OR AT CERTAIN OTHER LOCATIONS

16 CFR Part 432 - POWER OUTPUT CLAIMS FOR AMPLIFIERS UTILIZED IN HOME ENTERTAINMENT PRODUCTS

16 CFR Part 433 - PRESERVATION OF CONSUMERS' CLAIMS AND DEFENSES

16 CFR Part 436 - DISCLOSURE REQUIREMENTS AND PROHIBITIONS CONCERNING FRANCHISING

16 CFR Part 438

16 CFR Part 455 - USED MOTOR VEHICLE TRADE REGULATION RULE

16 CFR Part 460 - LABELING AND ADVERTISING OF HOME INSULATION

 

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