28 U.S. Code Chapter 3 - COURTS OF APPEALS

Sec. 41. Number and composition of circuits. 42. Allotment of Supreme Court justices to circuits. 43. Creation and composition of courts. 44. Appointment, tenure, residence and salary of circuit judges. 45. Chief judges; precedence of judges. 46. Assignment of judges; panels; hearings; quorum. 47. Disqualification of trial judge to hear appeal. 48. Terms of court. 49. Assignment of judges to division to appoint independent counsels.
Amendments

1983—Pub. L. 97–409, § 2(b)(2),Jan. 3, 1983, 96 Stat. 2039, substituted “independent counsels” for “special prosecutors” in item 49.
1978—Pub. L. 95–521, title VI, § 602(b),Oct. 26, 1978, 92 Stat. 1874, added item 49.
Pub. L. 95–486, § 5(c),Oct. 20, 1978, 92 Stat. 1633, substituted “panels” for “divisions” in item 46.

 

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