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§ 2077. —  Advances for enforcement of customs provisions.

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[CITE: 19USC2077]

                        TITLE 19--CUSTOMS DUTIES
                       CHAPTER 10--CUSTOMS SERVICE
Sec. 2077. Advances for enforcement of customs provisions

    The Commissioner of Customs, with the approval of the Secretary of 
the Treasury, is authorized to direct the advance of funds by the Fiscal 
Service, Treasury Department, in connection with the enforcement of the 
customs laws.

(Mar. 28, 1928, ch. 266, Sec. 2, as added Aug. 7, 1939, ch. 566, Sec. 1, 
53 Stat. 1263; amended 1940 Reorg. Plan No. III, Sec. 1(a)(1), eff. June 
30, 1940, 5 F.R. 2107, 54 Stat. 1231.)

                       References in Text

    The customs laws, referred to in text, are classified generally to 
this title.


    Section was formerly classified to section 529c of Title 31 prior to 
the general revision and enactment of Title 31, Money and Finance, by 
Pub. L. 97-258, Sec. 1, Sept. 13, 1982, 96 Stat. 877.

                          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.
    For transfer of functions of other officers, employees, and agencies 
of Department of the Treasury, with certain exceptions, to Secretary of 
the Treasury, with power to delegate, see 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.
    ``Fiscal Service'' substituted in text for ``Division of 
Disbursement'' on authority of section 1(a)(1) of Reorg. Plan No. III of 
1940, eff. June 30, 1940, 5 F.R. 2107, 54 Stat. 1231, set out in the 
Appendix to Title 5, Government Organization and Employees, which 
consolidated such division into Fiscal