40 U.S. Code § 11702 - Index of certain information in information systems included in directory established under section 4101 of title 44

If in designing an information technology system pursuant to this subtitle, the head of an executive agency determines that a purpose of the system is to disseminate information to the public, then the head of that executive agency shall reasonably ensure that an index of information disseminated by the system is included in the directory created pursuant to section 4101 of title 44. This section does not authorize the dissemination of information to the public unless otherwise authorized.

(Pub. L. 107–217, Aug. 21, 2002, 116 Stat. 1252, § 11703; renumbered § 11702, Pub. L. 107–314, div. A, title VIII, § 825(c)(2), Dec. 2, 2002, 116 Stat. 2616.)

Historical and Revision Notes



Source (U.S. Code)

Source (Statutes at Large)



Pub. L. 104–106, div. E, title LIV, § 5403, Feb. 10, 1996, 110 Stat. 698.

The words “Notwithstanding any other provision of this chapter” are omitted as unnecessary.

Prior Provisions

A prior section 11702 was renumbered section 11701 of this title.


2002—Pub. L. 107–314 renumbered section 11703 of this title as this section.