§ 2073. — Transfer of personnel, etc., to Service.
[Laws in effect as of January 24, 2002]
[Document not affected by Public Laws enacted between
January 24, 2002 and December 19, 2002]
TITLE 19--CUSTOMS DUTIES
CHAPTER 10--CUSTOMS SERVICE
Sec. 2073. Transfer of personnel, etc., to Service
(a) Repealed. Sept. 3, 1954, ch. 1263, Sec. 10, 68 Stat. 1229.
(b) The records, property (including office equipment), and
personnel of the Division of Customs are transferred to the United
States Customs Service.
(Mar. 3, 1927, ch. 348, Sec. 3, 44 Stat. 1382; Sept. 3, 1954, ch. 1263,
Sec. 10, 68 Stat. 1229.)
Section was formerly classified to section 281b of Title 5 prior to
the general revision and enactment of Title 5 by Pub. L. 89-554, Sec. 1,
Sept. 6, 1966, 80 Stat. 378.
Subsection (c) of section 3 of act March 3, 1927, abolished the
Division of Customs and offices of directors and assistant directors of
customs and Special Agency Service of the Customs.
1954--Subsec. (a). Act Sept. 3, 1954, repealed subsec. (a) which
related to the delegation of duty to Commissioner of Customs by
Secretary of the Treasury.
Change of Name
``United States Customs Service'' substituted in text for ``Bureau
of Customs'' pursuant to Treasury Department Order 165-23, Apr. 4, 1973,
eff. Aug. 1, 1973, 38 F.R. 13037. See, also, section 308 of Title 31,
Money and Finance.
Transfer of Functions
For transfer of functions, personnel, assets, and liabilities of the
United States Customs Service of the Department of the Treasury,
including functions of the Secretary of the Treasury relating thereto,
to the Secretary of Homeland Security, and for treatment of related
references, see sections 203(1), 551(d), 552(d), and 557 of Title 6,
Domestic Security, and the Department of Homeland Security
Reorganization Plan of November 25, 2002, as modified, set out as a note
under section 542 of Title 6.
Functions of all officers of Department of the Treasury and
functions of all agencies and employees of such Department transferred,
with certain exceptions, to Secretary of the Treasury, with power vested
in him to authorize their performance or performance of any of his
functions by any of such officers, agencies, and employees, by Reorg.
Plan No. 26 of 1950, Secs. 1, 2, eff. July 31, 1950, 15 F.R. 4935, 64
Stat. 1280, 1281, set out in the Appendix to Title 5, Government
Organization and Employees.
Section Referred to in Other Sections
This section is referred to in section 1643 of this title.