U.S. Code: Title 4 - FLAG AND SEAL, SEAT OF GOVERNMENT, AND THE STATES

Current through 113–65 This title was enacted by act July 30, 1947, ch. 389, § 1,61 Stat. 641   Chap. Sec. 1. The Flag 1 2. The Seal 41 3. Seat of the Government 71 4. The States 101 5. Official Territorial Papers 141
Amendments

1951—Act Oct. 31, 1951, ch. 655, § 11,65 Stat. 713, added item for chapter 5.
Positive Law; Citation

This title has been made positive law by section 1 of act July 30, 1947, ch. 389, 61 Stat. 641, which provided in part that: “title 4 of the United States Code, entitled ‘Flag and seal, Seat of Government, and the States’, is codified and enacted into positive law and may be cited as ‘4 U. S. C., § —’ ”.
Repeals

Section 2 of act July 30, 1947, provided that the sections or parts thereof of the Statutes at Large or the Revised Statutes covering provisions codified in this Act are repealed insofar as the provisions appeared in former Title 4, and provided that any rights or liabilities now existing under the repealed sections or parts thereof shall not be affected by the repeal.

Table Showing Disposition of All Sections of Former Title 4
Title 4 Former Sections Revised StatutesStatutes at Large Title 4 New Sections
1 R.S. §§ 1791, 1792 1
2 R.S. § 1792 2
3 Feb. 8, 1917, ch. 34, 39 Stat. 900 3
4 R.S. § 1793 41
5 R.S. §§ 203 (first clause), 1794 42
6 R.S. § 1795 71
7 R.S. § 1796 72
8 R.S. § 4798 73
9 R.S. § 1836 101
10 R.S. § 1837 102
11 R.S. § 1838 103
12 June 16, 1936, ch. 582, § 10, 49 Stat. 1521 104
Oct. 9, 1940, ch. 787, § 7, 54 Stat. 1060.
13 Oct. 9, 1940, ch. 787, § 1, 54 Stat. 1059 105
14 Oct. 9, 1940, ch. 787, § 2, 54 Stat. 1060 106
15 Oct. 9, 1940, ch. 787, § 3, 54 Stat. 1060 107
16 Oct. 9, 1940, ch. 787, § 4, 54 Stat. 1060 108
17 Oct. 9, 1940, ch. 787, § 5, 54 Stat. 1060 109
18 Oct. 9, 1940, ch. 787, § 6, 54 Stat. 1060 110

 

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