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[74 Stat. 46]
[74 Stat. 46]
PUBLIC LAW 86-000—MMMM. DD, 1960

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PROCLAMATION 3337—MAR. 15, 1960

secure general statistical information regarding the population, its characteristics, and its homes. Replies are r e quired from individuals only to enable the compilation of such general statistics. No person can be harmed in any way by furnishing the information required. Individual information collected in the taking of the Eighteenth Decennial Census will not be used for purposes of taxation, investigation, or regulations, or in connection with military or jury service, the enforcement of school attendance, the regulation of immigration, or the enforcement of any national, state. or local law, or ordinance. There need be no fear that disclosure will be made regarding any individual person or his affairs. For the due protection of the rlghts and interests of the persons furnishing information, every employee of the Census Bureau is prohibited, under heavy penalty, from disclosing any information which may come to his knowledge by reason of his employment. Life and liberty in a free country entail a variety of cooperative actions for the common good. The prompt, complete, and accurate answering of all official inquiries made by Census officials should be regarded as one of the requirements of good citizenship. IN WITNESS WHEREOF, I have hereunto set my hand and caused the Seal of the United States of America to be affixed. DONE a t the City of Washington this fifteenth day of March in the year of our Lord nineteen hundred and [SEAL] sixty, and of the Independence of the United States of America the one hundred and eighty-fourth. DwiGHT D. EISENHOWER

By the President: CHRISTIAN A. HERTER,

Secretary of State.

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