Reorganization Plan No. I, Prepared by the President and transmitted to the Senate and the House of Representatives in Congress assembled, April 25, 1939, pursuant to the provisions of the Reorganization Act of 1939, approved April 3, 1939

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The Office of Education in the Department of the Interior and its functions and personnel (including the Commissioner of Education) are transferred from the Department of the Interior. The Office of Education and its functions shall be administered by the Commissioner of Education under the direction and supervision of the Federal Security Administrator. All functions of the Secretary of the Interior relating to the administration of the Office of Education are hereby transferred to, and shall be exercised by, the Federal Security Administrator.


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  • 53 Stat. 1423
  • Title 05, Government Organization and Employees
  • Reorganiztion plan

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Statutes at Large

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53 Stat. 1423 (1939); Reorg. Plan No. 1 (Book)

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  • 1939
  • 04/25/1939


  • Reorganization
  • Administrative agencies
  • Administrative agencies--Reorganization


Reorganization plan

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Number of pages: 8; Page Numbers: 1423-30

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