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Title 3A Compilations'
Title 3, 1938–1942—Compilation
Prior to 1972 these volumes appeared as Title 3.
The Code of Federal Regulations is a codification of the general and permanent rules published in the Federal Register by the Executive departments and agencies of the Federal Government. The Code is divided into 50 titles which represent broad areas subject to Federal regulation. Each title is divided into Chapters which usually bear the name of the issuing agency. Each Chapter is further subdivided into Parts covering specific regulatory areas.
Each volume of the Code is revised at least once each calendar
and issuec on a quarterly basis approximately as follows: Title 1 through Title 16_---
as of January 1 Title 17 through Title 27
as of April 1
Las of July 1
Las of October 1 Users of the Code should consult the cover of each volume to determine the revision date.
The contents of the Federal Register are required to be judicially noticed (44 U.S.C. 1507). The Code of Federal Regulations is prima facie evidence of the text of the original documents (44 U.S.C. 1510). HOW TO USE THE CODE OF FEDERAL REGULATIONS
The Code of Federal Regulations is kept up to date by the individual issues of the Federal Register. These two publications must be used together to determine the latest version of any given rule.
To determine whether there have been any amendments since the revision date of the Code volume in which the user is interested (in this case, January 1, 1973) the following two lists must be consulted: the cumulative “List of CFR Sections Affected” issued monthly and the “Cumulative List of Parts Affected” which appears daily in the Federal Register. These two lists will refer the user to the Federal Register page where he may find the latest amendment of any given rule. EFFECTIVE DATES
Each volume of the Code contains amendments published in the Federal Register since the last revision of that volume of the Code. Source citations for the regulations are referred to by volume number and page number of the Federal Register and date of publication. Publication dates and effective dates are usually not the same and care must be exercised by the user in determining the actual effective date. In instances where the effective date is beyond the cut-off date for the Code a note has been inserted to reflect the future effective date.
Provisions that become obsolete before the revision date stated on the cover of each volume are not carried. Code users may find the text of provisions in effect on a given date in the past by using the numerical list of sections affected. For the period before January 1, 1964, the user should consult the "List of Sections Affected, 1949– 1963" published in a separate volume. For the period beginning January 1, 1964, a “List of CFR Sections Affected” is published at the end of each book. GENERAL INDEX
The subject index to the Code, which is revised annually, is contained in a separate volume entitled "General Index.” This volume also contains a table of CFR titles, chapters, and parts, an alphabetical list of CFR subtitles and chapters, and lists of current and superseded CFR volumes. An index to the text of Presidential documents is found at the end of each compilation of Title 3A, The President.
ADDITIONAL FINDING AIDS
Other tables and guides that relate to the Code of Federal Regulations are carried in a separate volume entitled “Finding Aids.” This volume is revised annually and includes the following:
Table 1-Parallel Tables of Statutory Au
thorities and Rules.
tion in the Federal Register. Table V-Guide to Record Retention Re
Table of U.S.C. citations with related CFR
citations. Table of Proclamations and Executive orders
included or cited in CFR. Table of Finding Aids and location in Fed
eral Register Publications. Table of Acts with Statutory and U.S.C.
citations. Index-digest of Federal laws and rules re
quiring the retention of records.
This volume also contains a table of CFR titles, chapters, and parts, an alphabetical list of CFR subtitles and chapters, and lists of current and superseded CFR volumes. INQUIRIES AND SALES
Inquiries concerning technical or legal aspects of the Code should be addressed to the Director, Office of the Federal Register, National Archives and Records Service, General Services Administration, Washington, D.C. 20408. Sales are handled exclusively by the Superintendent of Documents, Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C. 20402.
FRED J. EMERY January 2, 1973.
Table of CFR Titles and Chapters
Title 1-General Provisions Chap.
I Administrative Committee of the Federal Register II Office of the Federal Register
Title 3-The President
IV Codified Text of Selected Presidential Documents
Title 3A The President, Appendix
I Proclamations II Executive Orders III Presidential Documents Other Than Proclamations and Executive
I General Accounting Office
fice-Department of Justice) III Cost Accounting Standards Board
Title 5-Administrative personnel
I Civil Service Commission
V International Organizations Employees Loyalty Board
X National Capital Housing Authority
I Cost of Living Council
SUBTITLE A-Office of the Secretary of Agriculture
SUBTITLE B-Regulations of the Department of Agriculture
keting Practices), Department of Agriculture II Food and Nutrition Service, Department of Agriculture III Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, Department of
Agriculture IV Federal Crop Insurance Corporation, Department of Agriculture
V Agricultural Research Service, Department of Agriculture VI Soil Conservation Service, Department of Agriculture VII Agricultural Stabilization and Conservation Service (Agricultural
Adjustment), Department of Agriculture VIII Agricultural Stabilization and Conservation Service (Sugar), De
partment of Agriculture IX Agricultural Marketing Service (Marketing Agreements and
Orders; Fruits, Vegetables, Nuts), Department of Agriculture x Agricultural Marketing Service (Marketing Agreements and
Orders; Milk), Department of Agriculture XI Agricultural Marketing Service (Marketing Agreements and
Orders; Miscellaneous Commodities), Department of Agri
culture XII Statistical Reporting Service (Agricultural Statistics), Depart
ment of Agriculture XIV Commodity Credit Corporation, Department of Agriculture
XV Foreign Agricultural Service, Department of Agriculture XVI Rural Telephone Bank, Department of Agriculture XVII Rural Electrification Administration, Department of Agriculture XVIII Farmers Home Administration, Department of Agriculture XXI Foreign Economic Development Service, Department of Agri
XXV Export Marketing Service, Department of Agriculture
Title 8—Aliens and Nationality