2012 US Code
Title 29 - Labor
Chapter 12 - DEPARTMENT OF LABOR (§§ 551 - 568)
Section 562 - Laws operative

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Publication TitleUnited States Code, 2012 Edition, Title 29 - LABOR
CategoryBills and Statutes
CollectionUnited States Code
SuDoc Class NumberY 1.2/5:
Contained WithinTitle 29 - LABOR
Sec. 562 - Laws operative
Containssection 562
Laws in Effect as of DateJanuary 15, 2013
Positive LawNo
Source CreditMar. 4, 1913, ch. 141, §6, 37 Stat. 738.
Statutes at Large References37 Stat. 738, 736
64 Stat. 1263
80 Stat. 378
Public Law ReferencePublic Law 89-554

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DEPARTMENT OF LABOR - 29 U.S.C. § 562 (2012)

§562. Laws operative

All laws prescribing the work and defining the duties of the several bureaus, offices, departments, or branches of the public service by this Act transferred to and made a part of the Department of Labor shall, so far as the same are not in conflict with the provisions of this Act, remain in full force and effect, to be executed under the direction of the Secretary of Labor.

(Mar. 4, 1913, ch. 141, §6, 37 Stat. 738.)

References in Text

This Act, referred to in text, is act Mar. 4, 1913, ch. 141, 37 Stat. 736, as amended, which is classified principally to sections 2, 551, and 555 to 562 of this title. For complete classification of this Act to the Code, see Tables.


Section was formerly classified to section 622 of Title 5 prior to the general revision and enactment of Title 5, Government Organization and Employees, by Pub. L. 89–554, §1, Sept. 1, 1966, 80 Stat. 378.

Transfer of Functions

For transfer of functions of other officers, employees, and agencies of Department of Labor, with certain exceptions, to Secretary of Labor, with power to delegate, see Reorg. Plan No. 6, of 1950, §§1, 2, 15 F.R. 3174, 64 Stat. 1263, set out in the Appendix to Title 5, Government Organization and Employees.

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