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United States Code, U. S. Code(noun)
a consolidation and codification by subject matter of the general and permanent laws of the United States; is prepared and published by a unit of the United States House of Representatives
United States Code(ProperNoun)
A compilation of the statutes of the United States federal government, with sections arranged by topic rather than by date of enactment, and with superseded and expired sections removed.
United States Code
The Code of Laws of the United States of America is a compilation and codification of the general and permanent federal laws of the United States. It contains 51 titles. The main edition is published every six years by the Office of the Law Revision Counsel of the House of Representatives, and cumulative supplements are published annually. The current edition of the code was published in 2012, and according to the Government Printing Office, is over 200,000 pages long.
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