Organization

Organization in the United States H-form Design in the International Business Landscape Definition of H-form Design in the context of U.S. international business and public trade policy: Form of organization design in which products are unrelated to each other. M-form Design in the […]

Personnel

Personnel in the United States Central Personnel Data File and the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission This is a computer data file created and maintained by the OPM. The file is based on personnel action information submitted directly to the OPM by Executive Branch federal agency […]

Apportionment

Apportionment in United States Apportionment Definition

The division or distribution of a subject-matter in proportionate parts. Co. Litt. 147; 1 Swanst. 37, note; 1 Story, Eq. Jur. 475a. Of Contracts. The allowance, in case of the partial performance of a contract, of a proportionate […]

Using Procurement Contracts and Grant and Cooperative Agreements

In Legislation Using Procurement Contracts and Grant and Cooperative Agreements in the U.S. Code: Title 31, Subtitle V, Chapter 63 The current, permanent, in-force federal laws regulating using procurement contracts and grant and cooperative agreements are compiled in the United States Code […]

Administrative

Administrative in the United States Administrative Support Workers and the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission See Occupational Categories.

Bureau Of Engraving And Printing

Bureau of Engraving and Printing in the United States Bureau of Engraving and Printing, agency of the U.S. Treasury Department, established by the Appropriation Act of 1869. Actual printing of currency notes by Treasury employees began in 1863. The bureau designs, engraves, and prints U.S. […]

Money And Finance

Money and Finance in the United States 31 U.S.C. § 101 : US Code – Section 101: Agency This description of the Money and Finance tracks the language of the U.S. Code, except that, sometimes, we use plain English and that we may refer to the Act (meaning Money and Finance) rather than to the […]

Miscellaneous

Resources Further Reading Call for Manuscripts (letter), Cole, George F., 60: 161 (Nov. '76, AJS Judicature) Congratulations (letter), Hinsdale, C.E., 60: 205 (Dec. '76, AJS Judicature) Equal Justice? (letter), Reed, Harry, 60: 161 (Nov. '76, AJS Judicature) A Forum for […]

Credit and Monetary Expansion

In Legislation Credit and Monetary Expansion in the U.S. Code: Title 31, Subtitle IV, Chapter 53, Subchapter I The current, permanent, in-force federal laws regulating credit and monetary expansion are compiled in the United States Code under Title 31, Subtitle IV, Chapter 53, Subchapter I. […]

Government Accountability Office

Government Accountability Office (GAO) in the United States Introduction to Government Accountability Office The Government Accountability Office (GAO) is an independent agency of the U.S. government formerly known as the General Accounting Office. The name of the office was changed to […]

General Authority

In Legislation General Authority in the U.S. Code: Title 21, Chapter 9, Subchapter VII The current, permanent, in-force federal laws regulating general authority are compiled in the United States Code under Title 21, Chapter 9, Subchapter VII. It constitutes "prima facie" evidence […]

Property Management

In Legislation Property Management in the U.S. Code: Title 40, Subtitle I, Chapter 5 The current, permanent, in-force federal laws regulating property management are compiled in the United States Code under Title 40, Subtitle I, Chapter 5. It constitutes "prima facie" evidence of […]

Appropriations

Appropriations in the United States Introduction to Appropriations The purpose of Appropriations is to provide a broad appreciation of the Appropriations legal topic. Select from the list of U.S. legal topics for information (other than Appropriations). Finding the law: Appropriations in the […]

Sureties and Surety Bonds

In Legislation Sureties and Surety Bonds in the U.S. Code: Title 31, Subtitle VI, Chapter 93 The current, permanent, in-force federal laws regulating sureties and surety bonds are compiled in the United States Code under Title 31, Subtitle VI, Chapter 93. It constitutes "prima […]

Coins and Currency

In Legislation Coins and Currency in the U.S. Code: Title 31, Subtitle IV, Chapter 51 The current, permanent, in-force federal laws regulating coins and currency are compiled in the United States Code under Title 31, Subtitle IV, Chapter 51. It constitutes "prima facie" evidence of […]

Claims

Claims in the United States Claims Definition Patent Claims in this Legal Encyclopedia Patent Claims definition in the Law Dictionary Corporate Receivership: Claims This section covers the following: Necessity for ling claims Place for presentation Deadline for ling claims […]

United States Mint

The establishment of a mint was authorized by act of April 2, 1792 (1 Stat. 246). The Bureau of the Mint was established by act of February 12, 1873 (17 Stat. 424), and recodified on September 13, 1982 (31 U.S.C. 304, 5131). The name was changed to United States Mint by Secretarial order dated […]

General Duties and Powers

In Legislation General Duties and Powers in the U.S. Code: Title 49, Subtitle I, Chapter 3 The current, permanent, in-force federal laws regulating general duties and powers are compiled in the United States Code under Title 49, Subtitle I, Chapter 3. It constitutes "prima facie" […]

Payments

Payments (Plans) This section introduces, discusses and describes the basics of payments. Then, cross references and a brief overview about Plans is provided. Finally, the subject of Individuals With Regular Income in relation with payments is examined. Note that a list of cross references, […]