The Librarian of Congress (hereafter in sections
179w of this title referred to as the “Librarian”) shall continue the National Film Registry established and maintained under the National Film Preservation Act of 1988 (Public Law 100–446), and the National Film Preservation Act of 1992 (Public Law 102–307) pursuant to the provisions of sections
179w of this title, for the purpose of maintaining and preserving films that are culturally, historically, or aesthetically significant.
Sections 179l to 179w of the title, referred to in text, was in the original “this Act” the first place appearing and “this title” the second place appearing, both of which were translated as meaning title I of Pub. L. 104–285, Oct. 11, 1996, 110 Stat. 3377, which is classified principally to sections
179w of this title. For complete classification of title I to the Code, see Short Title note below and Tables.
Pub. L. 104–285, title I, § 101,Oct. 11, 1996, 110 Stat. 3377, provided that: “This title [enacting this section and sections
179w of this title and repealing sections
179k of this title and provisions set out as a note under section
179 of this title] may be cited as the ‘National Film Preservation Act of 1996’.”
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