44 U.S. Code § 3310 - Disposal of records constituting menace to health, life, or property

When the Archivist and the head of the agency that has custody of them jointly determine that records in the custody of an agency of the United States Government are a continuing menace to human health or life or to property, the Archivist shall eliminate the menace immediately by any method he considers necessary. When records in the custody of the Archivist are disposed of under this section, the Archivist shall report their disposal to the agency from which they were transferred.

Source

(Pub. L. 90–620, Oct. 22, 1968, 82 Stat. 1301; Pub. L. 98–497, title I, § 107(b)(24),Oct. 19, 1984, 98 Stat. 2290.)
Historical and Revision Notes

Based on 44 U.S. Code, 1964 ed., § 375 (July 7, 1943, ch. 192, § 10,57 Stat. 382; June 30, 1949, ch. 288, title I, § 104(a),63 Stat. 381).
Amendments

1984—Pub. L. 98–497substituted “Archivist” for “Administrator of General Services” and “Archivist” for “Administrator” wherever appearing.
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 - Administrative Personnel

5 CFR Part 2608 - TESTIMONY BY OGE EMPLOYEES RELATING TO OFFICIAL INFORMATION AND PRODUCTION OF OFFICIAL RECORDS IN LEGAL PROCEEDINGS

10 CFR - Energy

10 CFR Part 1707 - TESTIMONY BY DNFSB EMPLOYEES AND PRODUCTION OF OFFICIAL RECORDS IN LEGAL PROCEEDINGS

36 CFR - Parks, Forests, and Public Property

36 CFR Part 1220 - FEDERAL RECORDS; GENERAL

36 CFR Part 1225 - SCHEDULING RECORDS

36 CFR Part 1229 - EMERGENCY AUTHORIZATION TO DESTROY RECORDS

36 CFR Part 1238 - MICROFORMS RECORDS MANAGEMENT

49 CFR - Transportation

49 CFR Part 801 - PUBLIC AVAILABILITY OF INFORMATION

 

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