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§ 211. —  Copies to Members of Congress.



[Laws in effect as of January 24, 2002]
[Document not affected by Public Laws enacted between
  January 24, 2002 and December 19, 2002]
[CITE: 1USC211]

 
                       TITLE 1--GENERAL PROVISIONS
 
 CHAPTER 3--CODE OF LAWS OF UNITED STATES AND SUPPLEMENTS; DISTRICT OF 
                      COLUMBIA CODE AND SUPPLEMENTS
 
Sec. 211. Copies to Members of Congress

    In addition to quotas provided for by section 210 of this title 
there shall be printed, published, and distributed of the Code of Laws 
relating to the District of Columbia with tables, index, and other 
ancillaries, suitably bound and with thumb inserts and other convenient 
devices to distinguish the parts, and of the supplements to both codes 
as provided for by sections 202, 203 of this title, ten copies of each 
for each Member of the Senate and House of Representatives of the 
Congress in which the original authorized publication is made, for his 
use and distribution, and in addition for the Committee on the Judiciary 
of the House of Representatives and the Committee on the Judiciary of 
the Senate a number of bound copies of each equal to ten times the 
number of members of such committees, and one bound copy of each for the 
use of each committee of the Senate and House of Representatives.

(July 30, 1947, ch. 388, 61 Stat. 640.)


    Limitation on Copies of New Editions for House of Representatives

    Pub. L. 92-342, Sec. 101, July 10, 1972, 86 Stat. 447, provided 
that: ``Hereafter, appropriations for authorized printing and binding 
for the Congress shall not be available under the authority of the Act 
of July 30, 1947 (1 U.S.C. 211) for the printing, publication, and 
distribution of more than two copies of new editions of the Code of Laws 
of the United States and of the Code of the District of Columbia for 
each Member of the House of Representatives.''


                     Written Requests for Documents

    Copies of District of Columbia Code and Supplements not available to 
Senators or Representatives unless specifically requested by them, in 
writing, see Pub. L. 94-59, title VIII, Sec. 801, July 25, 1975, 89 
Stat. 296, set out as a note under section 1317 of Title 44, Public 
Printing and Documents.



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