US Code - Chapter 1: GENERAL PROVISIONS

Search US Code - Chapter 1: GENERAL PROVISIONS

  • Section 1 "Maritime transactions" and "commerce" defined; exceptions to operation of title
  • Section 2 Validity, irrevocability, and enforcement of agreements to arbitrate
  • Section 3 Stay of proceedings where issue therein referable to arbitration
  • Section 4 Failure to arbitrate under agreement; petition to United States court having jurisdiction for order to compel arbitration; notice and service thereof; hearing and determination
  • Section 5 Appointment of arbitrators or umpire
  • Section 6 Application heard as motion
  • Section 7 Witnesses before arbitrators; fees; compelling attendance
  • Section 8 Proceedings begun by libel in admiralty and seizure of vessel or property
  • Section 9 Award of arbitrators; confirmation; jurisdiction; procedure
  • Section 10 Same; vacation; grounds; rehearing
  • Section 11 Same; modification or correction; grounds; order
  • Section 12 Notice of motions to vacate or modify; service; stay of proceedings
  • Section 13 Papers filed with order on motions; judgment; docketing; force and effect; enforcement
  • Section 14 Contracts not affected
  • Section 15 Inapplicability of the Act of State doctrine
  • Section 16 Appeals