2016 US Code
Title 42 - The Public Health and Welfare
Chapter 2 - Sanitation and Quarantine
Sec. 89 - Quarantine warehouses; erection

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Citation 42 U.S.C. § 89 (2016)
Section Name

§89. Quarantine warehouses; erection

Section Text

There shall be purchased or erected, under the orders of the President, suitable warehouses, with wharves and inclosures, where merchandise may be unladen and deposited, from any vessel which shall be subject to a quarantine, or other restraint, pursuant to the health laws of any State, at such convenient places therein as the safety of the public revenue and the observance of such health laws may require.

Source Credit

(R.S. §4794.)

Editorial Notes


R.S. §4794 derived from act Feb. 23, 1799, ch. 12, §3, 1 Stat. 620.

Publication Title United States Code, 2012 Edition, Supplement 4, Title 42 - THE PUBLIC HEALTH AND WELFARE
Category Bills and Statutes
Collection United States Code
SuDoc Class Number Y 1.2/5:
Contained Within Title 42 - THE PUBLIC HEALTH AND WELFARE
Sec. 89 - Quarantine warehouses; erection
Contains section 89
Date 2016
Laws In Effect As Of Date January 6, 2017
Positive Law No
Disposition standard
Statutes at Large Reference 1 Stat. 620
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