50 U.S. Code § 3601 - Short title

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This chapter may be cited as the “National Security Agency Act of 1959”.


(Pub. L. 86–36, § 1, as added Pub. L. 96–450, title IV, § 402(a)(2),Oct. 14, 1980, 94 Stat. 1978.)

Section was formerly classified in a note under section 402 of this title prior to editorial reclassification as this section.
Prior Provisions

A prior section 1 ofPub. L. 86–36, May 29, 1959, 73 Stat. 63, amended section 1082 of former Title 5, Executive Departments and Government Officers and Employees, prior to repeal by Pub. L. 89–554, § 8(a),Sept. 6, 1966, 80 Stat. 660.

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