Section was a provision of the Sundry Civil Appropriation Act of July 1, 1918.
Section was formerly classified to section
550 of Title
prior to the general revision and enactment of Title 31, Money and Finance, by Pub. L. 97–258
, Sept. 13, 1982, 96 Stat. 877
1972—Pub. L. 92–310
struck out provisions which required chiefs of parties to give bonds.
Coast and Geodetic Survey consolidated with National Weather Bureau 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 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 and Atmospheric Administration, 35
, Dec. 19, 1970, Coast and Geodetic Survey redesignated National Ocean Survey. For further details, see note set out under section
of this title.
“Government Accountability Office” substituted in text for “General Accounting Office” pursuant to section 8(b) ofPub. L. 108–271
, set out as a note under section
, Money and Finance, which redesignated the General Accounting Office and any references thereto as the Government Accountability Office. Previously, “General Accounting Office” substituted in text for “Treasury Department” pursuant to act June 10, 1921, which transferred all powers and duties of Comptroller, six auditors, and certain other employees of Treasury to General Accounting Office. See section
et seq. of Title 31.