In this section, the term “eligible candidate” has the meaning given such term by section 3(h)(4) of the Presidential Transition Act of 1963 (3 U.S.C. 102 note).
(2) In general
Each eligible candidate for President may submit, before the date of the general election, requests for security clearances for prospective transition team members who will have a need for access to classified information to carry out their responsibilities as members of the President-elect’s transition team.
(3) Completion date
Necessary background investigations and eligibility determinations to permit appropriate prospective transition team members to have access to classified information shall be completed, to the fullest extent practicable, by the day after the date of the general election.
This section, referred to in par. (1), is section 7601 ofPub. L. 108–458. See Codification note below.
Section 3(h)(4) of the Presidential Transition Act of 1963, referred to in par. (1), is section 3(h)(4) ofPub. L. 88–277, which is set out in a note under section
102 of Title
3, The President.
Section was formerly classified as a note under section
435b of this title prior to editorial reclassification as this section.
Section is comprised of subsec. (c) ofsection
7601 of Pub. L. 108–458. Subsec. (a) ofsection
7601 amended provisions set out as a note under section
102 of Title
3, The President, subsec. (b) ofsection
7601 is not classified to the Code, and subsec. (d) ofsection
7601 is set out as a note under section
102 of Title
2010—Par. (1). Pub. L. 111–283, § 2(c)(1)(A), added par. (1) and struck out former par. (1) which read as follows: “In this section, the term ‘major party’ shall have the meaning given under section
9002(6) of title
Par. (2). Pub. L. 111–283, § 2(c)(1)(B), substituted “eligible candidate” for “major party candidate”.
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