The various provisions of title 18 of the Revised Statutes which are expressed in terms of general application to any particular classes of consular officers, shall be deemed to apply as well to all other classes of such officers and to such other United States citizen employees of the Department of State as may be designated by the Secretary of State pursuant to such regulations as the Secretary may prescribe, so far as may be consistent with the subject matter of the same and with the treaties of the United States.
Title 18 of the Revised Statutes, referred to in text, was in the original “this Title”, meaning title 18 of the Revised Statutes, consisting of R.S. §§ 1674 to
1752, and insofar as classified to the Code, is classified to sections
4221 of this title. For complete classification of R.S. §§ 1674 to
1752 to the Code, see Tables.
R.S. § 1689 derived from act Aug. 18, 1856, ch. 127, § 31,11 Stat. 64.
Section was not enacted as part of the Foreign Service Act of 1980 which comprises this chapter.
Section was formerly classified to section
1171 of this title, and prior thereto to section
53 of this title.
1998—Pub. L. 105–277inserted “and to such other United States citizen employees of the Department of State as may be designated by the Secretary of State pursuant to such regulations as the Secretary may prescribe” after “such officers”.
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