7 CFR 2.8 - Delegations of authority to agency heads to order that the United States flag be flown at half-staff.

§ 2.8 Delegations of authority to agency heads to order that the United States flag be flown at half-staff.
Pursuant to section 5 of Proclamation 3044, 3 CFR, 1954-1958 Comp., p. 4, each general officer and agency head is delegated authority to order that the United States flag shall be flown at half-staff on buildings and grounds under his or her jurisdiction or control. This authority shall be exercised in accordance with directives promulgated by the Director, Office of Operations.
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§ 2.8 Delegations of authority to agency heads to order that the United States flag be flown at half-staff.

Pursuant to section 5 of Proclamation 3044, 3 CFR, 1954-1958 Comp., p. 4, each general officer and agency head is delegated authority to order that the United States flag shall be flown at half-staff on buildings and grounds under his or her jurisdiction or control. This authority shall be exercised in accordance with directives promulgated by the Director, Office of Operations.

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Reorganization ... 1953 Plan No. 2

Title 7 published on 2015-01-01

The following are ALL rules, proposed rules, and notices (chronologically) published in the Federal Register relating to 7 CFR Part 2 after this date.

  • 2015-09-29; vol. 80 # 188 - Tuesday, September 29, 2015
    1. 80 FR 58335 - Revision of Delegations of Authority
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      DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE, Office of the Secretary
      Final rule.
      Effective September 29, 2015.
      7 CFR Part 2