1966—Pub. L. 89–789
inserted “, except those appointed from civil life,” and provided a nine year term for each commissioner appointed from civil life after Nov. 7, 1966.
Coast and Geodetic Survey consolidated with National Weather Bureau in 1965 to form Environmental Science Services Administration by Reorg. Plan No. 2 of 1965, eff. July 13, 1965, 30
, 79 Stat. 1318
. Environmental Science Services Administration abolished in 1970 and its personnel, property, records, etc., transferred to National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration by Reorg. Plan No. 4 of 1970, eff. Oct. 3, 1970, 35
, 84 Stat. 2090
. By order of Acting Associate Administrator of National Oceanic Atmospheric Administration, 35
, Dec. 19, 1970, Coast and Geodetic Survey redesignated National Ocean Survey. See notes set out under section
, Commerce and Trade.
Functions of all officers of Department of Commerce and functions of all officers and employees of such Department transferred, with a few exceptions, to Secretary of Commerce, with power vested in him to authorize their performance or performance of any of his functions by any of such officers, agencies and employees, by Reorg. Plan No. 5 of 1950, §§ 1,
, eff. May 24, 1950, 15
, 64 Stat. 1263
, set out in the Appendix to Title 5, Government Organization and Employees.