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Title 1 - General Provisions

Chapter 1 - Rules of Construction
§ 1 Words denoting number, gender, and so forth
§ 2 "County" as including "parish", and so forth
§ 3 "Vessel" as including all means of water transportation
§ 4 "Vehicle" as including all means of land transportation
§ 5 "Company" or "association" as including successors and assigns
§ 6 Limitation of term "products of American fisheries"
§ 7 Definition of "marriage" and "spouse"
§ 8 "Person", "human being", "child", and "individual" as including born-alive infant
Chapter 2 - Acts and Resolutions; Formalities of Enactment; Repeals; Sealing of Instruments
§ 101 Enacting clause
§ 102 Resolving clause
§ 103 Enacting or resolving words after first section
§ 104 Numbering of sections; single proposition
§ 105 Title of appropriation Acts
§ 106 Printing bills and joint resolutions
§ 106a Promulgation of laws
§ 106b Amendments to Constitution
§ 107 Parchment or paper for printing enrolled bills or resolutions
§ 108 Repeal of repealing act
§ 109 Repeal of statutes as affecting existing liabilities
§ 110 Saving clause of Revised Statutes
§ 111 Repeals as evidence of prior effectiveness
§ 112 Statutes at Large; contents; admissibility in evidence
§ 112a United States Treaties and Other International Agreements; contents; admissibility in evidence
§ 112b United States international agreements; transmission to Congress
§ 113 "Little and Brown’s" edition of laws and treaties; slip laws; Treaties and Other International Acts Series; admissibility in evidence
§ 114 Sealing of instruments
Chapter 3 - Code of Laws of United States and Supplements; District of Columbia Code and Supplements
§ 201 Publication and distribution of Code of Laws of United States and Supplements and District of Columbia Code and Supplements
§ 202 Preparation and publication of Codes and Supplements
§ 203 District of Columbia Code; preparation and publication; cumulative supplements
§ 204 Codes and Supplements as evidence of the laws of United States and District of Columbia; citation of Codes and Supplements
§ 205 Codes and Supplement; where printed; form and style; ancillaries
§ 206 Bills and resolutions of Committee on the Judiciary of House of Representatives; form and style; ancillaries; curtailment of copies
§ 207 Copies of acts and resolutions in slip form; additional number printed for Committee on the Judiciary of House of Representatives
§ 208 Delegation of function of Committee on the Judiciary to other agencies; printing, and so forth, under direction of Joint Committee on Printing
§ 209 Copies of Supplements to Code of Laws of United States and of District of Columbia Code and Supplements; conclusive evidence of original
§ 210 Distribution of Supplements to Code of Laws of United States and of District of Columbia Code and Supplements; slip and pamphlet copies
§ 211 Copies to Members of Congress
§ 212 Additional distribution at each new Congress
§ 213 Appropriation for preparing and editing supplements