44 CFR 5.80 - Scope and applicability.

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§ 5.80 Scope and applicability.

(a) This subpart sets forth policies and procedures with respect to the disclosure or production by FEMA employees, in response to a subpoena, order or other demand of a court or other authority, of any material contained in the files of the Agency or any information relating to material contained in the files of the Agency or any information acquired by an employee as part of the performance of that person's official duties or because of that person's official status.

(b) This subpart applies to State and local judicial, administrative and legislative proceedings, and Federal judicial and administrative proceedings.

(c) This subpart does not apply to Congressional requests or subpoenas for testimony or documents, or to an employee making an appearance solely in his or her private capacity in judicial or administrative proceedings that do not relate to the Agency (such as cases arising out of traffic accidents, domestic relations, etc.).

(d) The Department of Homeland Security's regulations, 6 CFR 5.41 through 5.49, apply to any subject matter not already covered by this subpart, including but not limited to demands or requests directed to current or former FEMA contractors.

[ 54 FR 11715, Mar. 22, 1989, as amended at 72 FR 43546, Aug. 6, 2007]

This is a list of United States Code sections, Statutes at Large, Public Laws, and Presidential Documents, which provide rulemaking authority for this CFR Part.

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United States Code
Presidential Documents

Executive Order ... 12127

Executive Order ... 12148

Reorganization ... 1978 Plan No. 3

Title 44 published on 2015-11-10

The following are ALL rules, proposed rules, and notices (chronologically) published in the Federal Register relating to 44 CFR Part 5 after this date.

  • 2016-11-22; vol. 81 # 225 - Tuesday, November 22, 2016
    1. 81 FR 83625 - Freedom of Information Act Regulations
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      DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY, Office of the Secretary, Federal Emergency Management Agency, U.S. Customs and Border Protection
      Final rule.
      This rule is effective December 22, 2016.
      6 CFR Part 5