Terms Used In U.S. Code > Title 42 > Chapter 97 - Acid Precipitation Program and Carbon Dioxide Study
Deposition: An oral statement made before an officer authorized by law to administer oaths. Such statements are often taken to examine potential witnesses, to obtain discovery, or to be used later in trial.
Secretary: means the Secretary of Health and Human Services. See 42 USC 201
Service: means the Public Health Service. See 42 USC 201