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§ 3105. —  Safeguards.



[Laws in effect as of January 24, 2002]
[Document not affected by Public Laws enacted between
  January 24, 2002 and December 19, 2002]
[CITE: 44USC3105]

 
                 TITLE 44--PUBLIC PRINTING AND DOCUMENTS
 
           CHAPTER 31--RECORDS MANAGEMENT BY FEDERAL AGENCIES
 
Sec. 3105. Safeguards

    The head of each Federal agency shall establish safeguards against 
the removal or loss of records he determines to be necessary and 
required by regulations of the Archivist. Safeguards shall include 
making it known to officials and employees of the agency--
        (1) that records in the custody of the agency are not to be 
    alienated or destroyed except in accordance with sections 3301-3314 
    of this title, and
        (2) the penalties provided by law for the unlawful removal or 
    destruction of records.

(Pub. L. 90-620, Oct. 22, 1968, 82 Stat. 1298; Pub. L. 98-497, title I, 
Sec. 107(b)(22), Oct. 19, 1984, 98 Stat. 2290.)


                      Historical and Revision Notes

    Based on 44 U.S. Code, 1964 ed., Sec. 396(e) (June 30, 1949, ch. 
288, title V, Sec. 506(e), as added Sept. 5, 1950, ch. 849, Sec. 6(d), 
64 Stat. 583).


                               Amendments

    1984--Pub. L. 98-497 substituted ``Archivist'' for ``Administrator 
of General Services''.


                    Effective Date of 1984 Amendment

    Amendment by Pub. L. 98-497 effective Apr. 1, 1985, see section 301 
of Pub. L. 98-497, set out as a note under section 2102 of this title.

                  Section Referred to in Other Sections

    This section is referred to in section 3102 of this title; title 25 
section 458aaa-5.



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