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Legislative & Legal


This page addresses records related to the legislative and legal interests of APHIS. It includes one chapter from the APHIS Records Management Handbook.

The dispositions contained in the GRS are mandatory and take precedence over APHIS dispositions. In some instances a link is provided to the relevant GRS.

Retentions for "All other offices" is no longer listed. All non-record copies are treated as informational unless separately scheduled. Informational copies can be destroyed when no longer needed, but cannot be retained beyond the retention period for the recordkeeping copies.


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