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Office of Legislation and Congressional Affairs

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V. Primary Delegations of Authority

The Secretary has delegated the following authorities to the Assistant Secretary for Legislation and Congressional Affairs, subject to certain reservations:

  • Authority to carry out the Congressional relations functions of the Department.
  • Authority to sign Federal Register notices other than policy statements and interpretations, including notices of meetings and workshops.

Last Modified: 05/01/2020