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Title 2 of the United States Code

Title 2 of the United States Code outlines the role of Congress in the United States Code.[1]

Chapter 1

Chapter 1 -- Election of Senators and Representatives

Omitted sections: 2, 3, & 4.

Chapter 2

Chapter 2 -- Organization of Congress

  • § 21 -- Oath of Senators
  • § 22 -- Oath of President of Senate
  • § 23 -- Presiding officer of Senate may administer oaths
  • § 24 -- Secretary of Senate or assistant secretary may administer oaths
  • § 25 -- Oath of Speaker, Members, and Delegates
  • § 25a -- Delegate to House of Representatives from District of Columbia
  • § 26 -- Roll of Representatives-elect
  • § 27 -- Change of place of meeting
  • § 28 -- Parliamentary precedents of House of Representatives
  • § 28a -- Compilation of the Precedents of House of Representatives; date of completion; biennial update; printing and availability of copies
  • § 28b -- Printing and binding as public document of Precedents of House of Representatives; number of sets authorized
  • § 28c -- Distribution of Precedents by Public Printer
  • § 28d -- Distribution of Precedents by Public Printer for official use; particular distribution; marking and ownership of sets
  • § 28e -- Distribution of Precedents by Joint Committee on Printing of surplus sets; additional printing, etc., of sets under authority of Joint Committee
  • § 29 -- Condensed and simplified versions of House precedents; other useful materials in summary form; form and distribution to Members of Congress, Resident Commissioner from Puerto Rico, and others; appointment and compensation of personnel; utilization of services of personnel of Federal agencies
  • § 29a -- Early organization of House of Representatives
  • § 29d -- Committee on Standards of Official Conduct of House of Representatives
  • § 30 -- Term of service of Members of Congress as trustees or directors of corporations or institutions appropriated for
  • § 30a -- Jury duty exemption of elected officials of legislative branch

Repealed section: 25b.
Omitted sections: 29b, & 29c.

Chapter 3

Chapter 3 -- Compensation and Allowances of Members

  • § 31 -- Compensation of Members of Congress
  • § 31-2 -- Gifts and travel
  • § 31a-1 -- Expense allowance of Majority and Minority Leaders of Senate; expense allowance of Majority and Minority Whips; methods of payment; taxability
  • § 31a-2 -- Representation Allowance Account for Majority and Minority Leaders of Senate
  • § 31a-2a -- Transfer of funds from representation allowance of Majority and Minority Leaders of Senate to expense allowance; availability; definitions
  • § 31a-2b -- Transfer of funds from appropriations account of Majority and Minority Leaders of Senate to appropriations account, Miscellaneous Items, within Senate contingent fund
  • § 31a-2c -- Transfer of funds from appropriations account of Majority and Minority Whips of Senate to appropriations account, Miscellaneous Items, within Senate contingent fund
  • § 31a-2d -- Transfer of funds from appropriations account of the Office of the Vice President and the Offices of the Secretaries for the Majority and Minority to the Senate contingent fund
  • § 31a-3 -- Expense allowance for Chairmen of Majority and Minority Conference Committees of Senate; method of payment; taxability
  • § 31a-4 -- Expense allowance for Chairmen of Majority and Minority Policy Committees of Senate; method of payment; taxability
  • § 31b -- Expense allowance of Speaker of House of Representatives
  • § 31b-1 -- Former Speakers of House of Representatives; retention of office, furniture, etc., in Congressional district following expiration of term as Representative; exceptions
  • § 31b-2 -- Allowance available to former Speaker for payment of office and other expenses for administration, etc., of matters pertaining to incumbency in office as Representative and Speaker
  • § 31b-4 -- Franked mail and printing privileges of former Speaker
  • § 31b-5 -- Staff assistance to former Speaker for administration, etc., of matters pertaining to incumbency in office as Representative and Speaker; compensation and status of staff
  • § 31b-7 -- Availability of entitlements of former Speaker for 5 years
  • § 32 -- Compensation of President pro tempore of Senate
  • § 32a -- Compensation of Deputy President pro tempore of Senate
  • § 32b -- Expense allowance of President pro tempore of Senate; methods of payment; taxability
  • § 33 -- Senators' salaries
  • § 34 -- Representatives' and Delegates' salaries payable monthly
  • § 35 -- Salaries payable monthly after taking oath
  • § 35a -- End-of-the-month salary payment schedule inapplicable to Senators
  • § 36 -- Salaries of Senators
  • § 36a -- Payment of sums due deceased Senators and Senate personnel
  • § 37 -- Salaries of Representatives, Delegates, and Resident Commissioners elected for unexpired terms
  • § 38a -- Disposition of unpaid salary and other sums on death of Representative or Resident Commissioner
  • § 38b -- Death gratuity payments as gifts
  • § 39 -- Deductions for absence
  • § 40 -- Deductions for withdrawal
  • § 40a -- Deductions for delinquent indebtedness
  • § 42a -- Special delivery postage allowance for President of Senate
  • § 43b-2 -- Staff expenses for House Members attending organizational caucus or conference
  • § 43b-3 -- Payments and reimbursements for certain House staff expenses
  • § 43d -- Organizational expenses of Senator-elect
  • § 46a -- Stationery allowance for President of Senate
  • § 46a-1 -- Senate revolving fund for stationery allowances; availability of unexpended balances; withdrawals
  • § 46b-1 -- House revolving fund for stationery allowances; disposition of moneys from stationery sales; availability of unexpended balances
  • § 46d-1 -- Long-distance telephone calls for Vice President
  • § 47 -- Mode of payment
  • § 48 -- Certification of salary and mileage accounts
  • § 49 -- Certificate of salary during recess
  • § 50 -- Substitute to sign certificates for salary and accounts
  • § 51 -- Monuments to deceased Senators or House Members
  • § 54 -- Annotated United States Code for Members of House of Representatives to be paid for from Members' Representational Allowance
  • § 55 -- United States Code Annotated or United States Code Service; procurement for Senators
  • § 57 -- Adjustment of House of Representatives allowances by Committee on House Oversight
  • § 57a -- Limitation on allowance authority of Committee on House Oversight
  • § 57b -- Representational allowance for Members of House of Representatives
  • § 58 -- Mail, telegraph, telephone, stationery, office supplies, and home State office and travel expenses for Senators
  • § 58a -- Telecommunications services for Senators; payment of costs out of contingent fund
  • § 58a-1 -- Payment for telecommunications equipment and services; definitions
  • § 58a-2 -- Certification of telecommunications equipment and services as official
  • § 58a-3 -- Report on telecommunications to Committee on Rules and Administration
  • § 58a-4 -- Metered charges on copiers; "Sergeant at Arms" and "user" defined; certification of services and equipment as official; deposit of payments; availability for expenditure
  • § 58c -- Senators' Official Personnel and Office Expense Account
  • § 59 -- Home State office space for Senators; lease of office space
  • § 59-1 -- Additional home State office space for Senators; declaration of disaster or emergency
  • § 59b -- Purchase of office equipment or furnishings by Senators
  • § 59c -- Transferred
  • § 59d -- Transportation of official records and papers to House Member's district
  • § 59d-1 -- Transportation of official records and papers to a Senator's State
  • § 59e -- Official mail of persons entitled to use congressional frank
  • § 59f -- Mass mailings by Senate offices; quarterly statements; publication of summary tabulations
  • § 59g -- Mass mailing of information by Senators under frank; quarterly registration with Secretary of Senate
  • § 59h -- Mass mailing sent by House Members

Omitted sections: 42a-1, 42b 43, 43a, 44, 45, 46, 46a-2, 46a-4.
Repealed sections: 31-1, 31a, 31b-3, 31b-6, 31c, 38, 41, 42, 42c, 42d, 43b, 43b-1, 43c, 46a-3, 46b, 46b-2, 46c, 46d, 64d-2, 46d-3, 46d-4, 46d-5, 46e, 46f, 46f-1, 46g, 46g-1, 46h, 46i, 52, 53, 56, 58b, 58c-1, & 59a.

Chapter 4

Chapter 4--Officers and Employees of Senate and House of Representatives

Chapter 5

Chapter 5--Library of Congress

Chapter 6

Chapter 6--Congressional And Committee Procedure; Investigations

Chapter 7

Chapter 7--Contested Elections

Chapter 8

Chapter 8--Federal Corrupt Practices

Chapter 8a

Chapter 8a--Regulation of Lobbying

Chapter 9

Chapter 9--Office of Legislative Counsel

Chapter 9a

Chapter 9a--Office of Law Revision Counsel

Chapter 9b

Chapter 9b--Legislative Classification Office

Chapter 9c

Chapter 9c--Office of Parliamentarian of House of Representatives

Chapter 9d

Chapter 9d--Office of Senate Legal Counsel

Chapter 10

Chapter 10--Classification of Employees of House of Representatives

Chapter 10a

Chapter 10a--Payroll Administration in House of Representatives

Chapter 11

Chapter 11--Citizens' Commission on Public Service and Compensation

Chapter 12

Chapter 12--Contested Elections

Chapter 13

Chapter 13--Joint Committee on Congressional Operations

Chapter 14

Chapter 14--Federal Election Campaigns

Chapter 15

Chapter 15--Office of Technology Assessment

Chapter 16

Chapter 16--Congressional Mailing Standards

Chapter 17

Chapter 17--Congressional Budget Office

Chapter 17A

Chapter 17A--Congressional Budget And Fiscal Operations

Chapter 17b

Chapter 17b--Impoundment Control And Line Item Veto

Chapter 18

Chapter 18--Legislative Personnel Financial Disclosure Requirements

Chapter 19

Chapter 19--Congressional Award Program

Chapter 19a

Chapter 19a--John Heinz Competitive Excellence Award

Chapter 20

Chapter 20--Emergency Powers to Eliminate Budget Deficits

Chapter 21

Chapter 21--Civic Achievement Award Program in Honor of Office of Speaker of House of Representatives

Chapter 22

Chapter 22--John C. Stennis Center for Public Service Training and Development

Chapter 22a

Chapter 22a--Center for Russian Leadership Development

Chapter 23

Chapter 23--Government Employee Rights

Chapter 24

Chapter 24--Congressional Accountability

Chapter 25

Chapter 25--Unfunded Mandates Reform

Chapter 26

Chapter 26--Disclosure of Lobbying Activities

Chapter 27

Chapter 27--Sound Recording Preservation by the Library of Congress

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