When used in sections
403s of this title, the term—
(1)“Agency” means the Central Intelligence Agency;
(2)“Director” means the Director of the Central Intelligence Agency; and
(3)“Government agency” means any executive department, commission, council, independent establishment, corporation wholly or partly owned by the United States which is an instrumentality of the United States, board, bureau, division, service, office, officer, authority, administration, or other establishment, in the executive branch of the Government.
Section was enacted as part of the Central Intelligence Agency Act of 1949, and not as part of the National Security Act of 1947 which comprises this chapter.
2004—Pub. L. 108–458redesignated subsecs. (a) to (c) as pars. (1) to (3), respectively, and amended par. (2) generally. Prior to amendment, par. (2) read as follows: “ ‘Director’ means the Director of Central Intelligence;”.
1960—Subsec. (c). Pub. L. 86–707, § 511(c)(1), substituted “Government.” for “Government; and”.
Subsec. (d). Pub. L. 86–707, § 511(a)(3), repealed subsec. (d) which defined “continental United States”. See section
5921 of Title
5, Government Organization and Employees.
Effective Date of 2004 Amendment
For Determination by President that amendment by Pub. L. 108–458take effect on Apr. 21, 2005, see Memorandum of President of the United States, Apr. 21, 2005, 70 F.R. 23925, set out as a note under section
401 of this title.
Amendment by Pub. L. 108–458effective not later than six months after Dec. 17, 2004, except as otherwise expressly provided, see section 1097(a) ofPub. L. 108–458, set out in an Effective Date of 2004 Amendment; Transition Provisions note under section
401 of this title.
Act June 20, 1949, ch. 227, § 10, formerly § 12,63 Stat. 212; renumbered § 10, July 7, 1958, Pub. L. 85–507, § 21(b)(2),
72 Stat. 337, provided that: “This Act [enacting section
403a et seq. of this title] may be cited as the ‘Central Intelligence Agency Act of 1949’.”
Act June 20, 1949, § 9, formerly § 11,63 Stat. 212; renumbered § 9, July 7, 1958, Pub. L. 85–507, § 21(b)(2),
72 Stat. 337, provided that: “If any provision of this Act [enacting sections
403a et seq. of this title], or the application of such provision to any person or circumstances, is held invalid, the remainder of this Act or the application of such provision to persons or circumstances other than those as to which it is held invalid, shall not be affected thereby.”
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