38 U.S. Code § 310 - Chief Information Officer

(a) The Chief Information Officer for the Department is designated pursuant to section 3506 (a)(2) of title 44.
(b) The Chief Information Officer performs the duties provided for chief information officers of executive agencies under chapter 35 of title 44 and subtitle III of title 40.


(Added Pub. L. 102–83, § 2(a),Aug. 6, 1991, 105 Stat. 382; amended Pub. L. 104–106, div. E, title LVI, § 5604,Feb. 10, 1996, 110 Stat. 700; Pub. L. 105–85, div. A, title X, § 1073(h)(3),Nov. 18, 1997, 111 Stat. 1907; Pub. L. 107–217, § 3(j)(2),Aug. 21, 2002, 116 Stat. 1300.)
Prior Provisions

Prior section 310 was renumbered section 1110 of this title.
Provisions similar to those in this section were contained in section 4(d) ofPub. L. 100–527, known as the Department of Veterans Affairs Act, prior to repeal by Pub. L. 102–83, § 3(3).

2002—Subsec. (b). Pub. L. 107–217substituted “subtitle III of title 40” for “division E of the Clinger-Cohen Act of 1996 (40 U.S.C. 1401 et seq.)”.
1997—Subsec. (b). Pub. L. 105–85substituted “division E of the Clinger-Cohen Act of 1996 (40 U.S.C. 1401 et seq.)” for “the Information Technology Management Reform Act of 1996”.
1996—Pub. L. 104–106substituted “Chief Information Officer” for “Chief Information Resources Officer” in section catchline and amended text generally. Prior to amendment, text consisted of subsecs. (a) to (d), relating to designation, powers, and duties of the Chief Information Resources Officer.
Effective Date of 1996 Amendment

Amendment by Pub. L. 104–106effective 180 days after Feb. 10, 1996, see section 5701 ofPub. L. 104–106, Feb. 10, 1996, 110 Stat. 702.

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