Holding Agency Law and Legal Definition

According to 41 CFR 102-36.40 [Title 41 Public Contracts and Property Management; Subtitle C Federal Property Management Regulations System; Chapter 102 Federal Management Regulation System; Subchapter B Personal Property; Part 102-36 Disposition of Excess Personal Property; Subpart A General Provisions], holding agency means the Federal agency having accountability for, and generally possession of, the property involved.