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CHAPTER 1-ADMINISTRATIVE COMMITTEE OF THE
SUBCHAPTER A GENERAL
SUBCHAPTER B-PRESIDENTIAL PROCLAMATIONS AND EXECUTIVE ORDERS
Preparation, presentation, filing, and publication of Executive orders and
40 Meaning of terms in this chapter.
PART 1 -GENERAL INFORMATION Sec. 1.0 Scope and purpose. 1.1 Administrative Committee of the Fed
eral Register. 1.2 Office of the Federal Register; location,
hours. 1.3 General authority of Director, Office of
of the Federal Register. 1.4 Publication of statutes, rules, and re
lated documents. 1.5 Availability of Federal Register publi
cations. AUTHORITY: The provisions of this part 1 issued under sec, 6, 49 Stat. 501, as amended; 44 U.S.C. 306. Sec. 6, E.O. 10530, 19 F.R. 2709; 3 CFR 1954-1958 Comp.
SOURCE: The provisions of this Part 1 appear at 30 F.R. 15122, Dec. 7, 1965. § 1.0 Scope and purpose.
This chapter sets forth the procedures, policies, determinations, and delegations whereby the Administrative Committee of the Federal Register carries out its general responsibilities under the Federal Register Act. One of the primary purposes of this chapter is to inform the public of the nature and uses of Federal Register publications. Interested persons should consider not only the provisions of this part and Part 2 of this subchapter but also should read related provisions directed principally to the agencies of the Federal Government. These latter provisions develop details and assist the user in taking full advantage of the protection and services afforded under the Federal Register Act. § 1.1 Administrative Committee of the
Federal Register. The Administrative Committee of the Federal Register, established by section 6 of the Federal Register Act, consists of the Archivist or Acting Archivist of the United States, who is chairman of the Committee, an officer of the Department of Justice, designated by the Attorney General, and the Public Printer or Acting Public Printer. The Director of the Of
fice of the Federal Register serves as 1
secretary of the Committee. All mate
rials required by law to be filed with the Committee, and all correspondence, inquiries, and other communications intended for the Committee shall be directed to the Director at the Office of the Federal Register. $ 1.2 Office of the Federal Register; lo
cation, hours. The Office of the Federal Register is a component of the National Archives and Records Service of the General Services Administration. The Office is located in the National Archives Building, Eighth Street and Pennsylvania Avenue NW., Washington, D.C. Office hours are from 8:45 a.m. to 5:15 p.m., Monday through Friday except official Federal holidays. $ 1.3
General authority of Director, Of. fice of the Federal Register. The Director is authorized to administer generally the provisions of this chapter, the related provisions of the Federal Register Act, and the pertinent provisions of acts and rules contemplated by section 5 of the Federal Register Act. $ 1.4 Publication of statutes, rules, and
related documents. The Office of the Federal Register is responsible for the central filing of the original acts comprising the laws enacted by the Congress, and the original documents comprising the public rules and notices issued pursuant to those laws by the executive branch of the United States Government. From these original acts and documents, the Office publishes the slip laws, the United States Statutes at Large, the daily FEDERAL REGISTER, and the Code of Federal Regulations. From related official source material, the Office also publishes the United States Government Organization Manual, the Public Papers of the Presidents of the United States, and the Weekly Compilation of Presidential Documents. § 1.5 Availability of Federal Register
publications. The publications described in § 1.4 are printed by the Government Printing Office and may be purchased from the