44 CFR 5.88 - Testimony in litigation in which the United States is a party.

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§ 5.88 Testimony in litigation in which the United States is a party.

(a) Whenever, in any legal proceeding in which the United States is a party, the attorney in charge of presenting the case for the United States requests it, the Chief Counsel shall arrange for an employee of the Agency to testify as a witness for the United States.

(b) The attendance and testimony of named employees of the Agency may not be required in any legal proceeding by the judge or other presiding officer, by subpoena or otherwise. However, the judge or other presiding officer may, upon a showing of exceptional circumstances (such as a case in which a particular named FEMA employee has direct personal knowledge of a material fact not known to the witness made available by the Agency) require the attendance and testimony of named FEMA personnel.

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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

Title 44 published on 2015-11-10.

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  • 2016-11-22; vol. 81 # 225 - Tuesday, November 22, 2016
    1. 81 FR 83625 - Freedom of Information Act Regulations
      GPO FDSys: XML | Text
      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