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Statutes and Treaties by Function of Government (COFOG Class), closest to people & with indication of impacted Economic Activities (ISIC Class)

Statutes relating to the Economy, Environment and Community

Statutes U.S. Code Title 11 Bankruptcy
U.S. Code Title 7 Agriculture
U.S. Code Title 15 Commerce and Trade
U.S. Code Title 17 Copyrights
U.S. Code Title 29 Labor Federal Minimum Wage
U.S. Code Title 30 Mineral Lands and Mining
U.S. Code Title 33 Navigation and Navigable Waters
U.S. Code Title 35 Patents
U.S. Code Title 39 Postal Service
U.S. Code Title 44 Public Printing and Documents
U.S. Code Title 45 Railroads
U.S. Code Title 46 Shipping
U.S. Code Title 47 Telegraphs, Telephones, Radiotelegraphs
U.S. Code Title 49 Transportation
COFOG 04.1.1: Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act
COFOG 04.1.1: IP Laws, IP-related Laws and IP Treaty Membership of United States
COFOG 04.1.2: NATLEX, ILO's database of national labour, social security and related human rights



04 with detailed structure and explanatory notes at COFOG Division 04 - Economic affairs and government 04 function map.
The related categories of industry (ISIC) are:
04.1.1: K - Financial and insurance activities
04.2: A - Agriculture, forestry and fishing;
04.3: D - Electricity, gas, steam and air conditioning supply and B - Mining and quarrying
04.4: B - Mining and quarrying, C - Manufacturing and F - Construction
04.5: H - Transportation and storage
04.6: J - Information and communication
04.7.1: G - Wholesale and retail trade; repair of motor vehicles and motorcycles;
04.7.2; 04.7.3: I - Accommodation and food service activities


04.1.1 - General economic and commercial affairs:
- Agreement on Trade-related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement);
and 62 other treaties on trade in goods and services;
04.1.2 - General labour affairs: Convention (No.1) Limiting the Hours of Work in Industrial Undertakings to Eight in the Day and Forty-eight in the Week;
- Convention (No.81) concerning Labour Inspection in Industry and Commerce;
04.2 - Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting: International Treaty on Plant Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture;
- Agreement on Agriculture;
- International Bovine Meat Agreement;
- International Dairy Agreement;
- Convention (No.129) concerning Labour Inspection in Agriculture;
- Convention (No.184) concerning Safety and Health in Agriculture;
- International Grains Agreement;
- Voluntary Guidelines on the Responsible Governance of Tenure of Land, Fisheries and Forests in the Context of National Food Security (Committee on World Food Security)
04.3 - Fuel and energy:
04.4 - Mining, manufacturing and construction:
04.5 - Transport: Convention (No.134) concerning the Prevention of Occupational Accident to Seafarers;
132 treaties in the categories Air Transport;
- Road Transport, Rail Transport, Maritime Transport;
- Convention (No.165) concerning Social Security for Seafarers (Revised);
04.6 - Communication:
- 8 treaties in the category Postal and other communications;
- 20 treaties in the category Telecommunication;
04.7 - Other industries:
04.8 - R&D Economic affairs:
04.9 - Economic affairs n.e.c.: 20 treaties on Economic integration;
- Universal Declaration of Human Rights Articles 17, 19, 20, 22

More elaborate lists of treaties in the categories Economic Law, Occupational health and Intellectual Property are provided by the Faculty of Law of the University of Oslo (Norway).

Statutes establishing Society's Foundations


U.S. Code Title 1 General Provisions
U.S. Code Title 2 The Congress
U.S. Code Title 3 The President
U.S. Code Title 4 Flag and Seal, Seat Of Government, and the States
U.S. Code Title 5 Government Organization and Employees
U.S. Code Title 12 Banks and Banking
U.S. Code Title 26 Internal Revenue Code
U.S. Code Title 31 Money and Finance
U.S. Code Title 40 Public Buildings, Property, and Works
U.S. Code Title 41 Public Contracts

Open Government Directive



01 with detailed structure and explanatory notes at COFOG Division 01 - General public services and government 01 function map.
The related categories of industry (ISIC) are:
- O - Public administration and defence; compulsory social security
- 01.1: U - Activities of extraterritorial organizations and bodies

01.1 - Executive and legislative organs, financial and fiscal affairs, external affairs: Articles of Agreement of the International Monetary Fund (IMF)
01.2 - Foreign economic aid: 22 treaties in the category Aid and development;
01.3 - General services: African Charter on Statistics
01.4 - Basic research:
01.5 - R&D General public services:
01.6 - General public services n.e.c.:
01.7 - Public debt transactions:
01.8 - Transfers of general character between different levels of government:

Universal Declaration of Human Rights Articles 13, 14, 15, 21

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