Summary: H.R.10686 — 94th Congress (1975-1976)All Information (Except Text)

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Reported to House with amendment(s) (03/29/1976)

(Reported to House from the Committee on Post Office and Civil Service with amendment, H. Rept. 94-971)

States that no later than 50 years after the census date of any census the Secretary of Commerce shall transfer to the Administrator of General Services for deposit with the National Archives all schedules and related indices pertaining to such census which have determined by the Archivist to have sufficient historical or other value to warrant their continued preservation.

Provides that all such schedules and related indices shall be made available beginning as soon as is practicable after deposit (but not before 50 years from the census date) for medical research purposes, and, after 75 years, for genealogical or historical purposes.