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Department

Statutory Law

28 U.S.C. § 451 (2010) (Title 28—Chapter 21: General Provisions Applicable to Courts and Judges)

As used in this title:
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The term "department" means one of the executive departments enumerated in section 1 of Title 5, unless the context shows that such term was intended to describe the executive, legislative, or judicial branches of the government.