44 U.S. Code § 2909 - Retention of records

The Archivist may empower a Federal agency to retain records for a longer period than that specified in disposal schedules, and may withdraw disposal authorizations covering records listed in disposal schedules. The Archivist shall promulgate regulations in accordance with section 2104 (a) of this title to implement this section.

Source

(Pub. L. 90–620, Oct. 22, 1968, 82 Stat. 1297; Pub. L. 91–287, § 4,June 23, 1970, 84 Stat. 322; Pub. L. 98–497, title I, § 107(b)(15)(B),Oct. 19, 1984, 98 Stat. 2288; Pub. L. 108–383, § 2(a),Oct. 30, 2004, 118 Stat. 2218.)
Historical and Revision Notes

Based on 44 U.S. Code, 1964 ed., § 395(f) (June 30, 1949, ch. 288, title V, § 505(f), as added Sept. 5, 1950, ch. 849, § 6(d),64 Stat. 583).
Amendments

2004—Pub. L. 108–383struck out “, upon the submission of evidence of need,” after “Federal agency”, substituted “, and” for “; and, in accordance with regulations promulgated by him,”, and inserted at end “The Archivist shall promulgate regulations in accordance with section 2104 (a) of this title to implement this section.”
1984—Pub. L. 98–497substituted “Archivist” for “Administrator of General Services”.
1970—Pub. L. 91–287struck out “approved by Congress” after “disposal schedules” in two places.
Effective Date of 1984 Amendment

Amendment by Pub. L. 98–497effective Apr. 1, 1985, see section 301 ofPub. L. 98–497, set out as a note under section 2102 of this title.

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5 CFR Part 1320 - CONTROLLING PAPERWORK BURDENS ON THE PUBLIC

36 CFR - Parks, Forests, and Public Property

36 CFR Part 1220 - FEDERAL RECORDS; GENERAL

36 CFR Part 1238 - MICROFORMS RECORDS MANAGEMENT

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