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§ 2.
Comptroller of the Currency; appointment; term

The Comptroller of the Currency shall be appointed by the President, by and with the advice and consent of the Senate, and shall hold his office for a term of five years unless sooner removed by the President, upon reasons to be communicated by him to the Senate.

(R.S. § 325; Aug. 23, 1935, ch. 614, title II, § 209, 49 Stat. 707.)