Historical and Revision Notes
Revised Statutes and
Statutes at Large
In subsections (a) and (b), the word “officer” is omitted as included in “employee”.
In subsections (b) and (c), the word “designated” is substituted for “such a” and “such” in former section 922(b) and (c) to identify the holiday as one designated by statute, Executive order, or the Board of Commissioners of the District of Columbia.
Standard changes are made to conform with the definitions applicable and the style of this title as outlined in the preface to the report.
Section of title 5
Source (U.S. Code)
Source (Statutes at Large)
5 App.: 921a.
In subsection (a), the words “An employee who performs work . . . is entitled to pay . . . at the rate of his basic pay” are coextensive with and substituted for “Any . . . service . . . performed . . . shall be compensated . . . at the rate of basic compensation of the officer or employee performing such work.” The words “section 5542(a) of this title” are substituted for “section 201 of this Act” to reflect the codification of that section in title 5, United States Code. The words “between midnight Saturday and midnight Sunday” are coextensive with and substituted for “within the period commencing at midnight Saturday and ending at midnight Sunday”.
1998—Subsec. (a). Pub. L. 105–277 inserted at end “For employees serving outside the United States in areas where Sunday is a routine workday and another day of the week is officially recognized as the day of rest and worship, the Secretary of State may designate the officially recognized day of rest and worship as the day with respect to which the preceding sentence shall apply instead of Sunday.”
1968—Subsec. (b). Pub. L. 90–623, § 1(13)(A), substituted “District of Columbia Council” for “Board of Commissioners of the District of Columbia”.
Subsec. (d). Pub. L. 90–623, § 1(13)(B), substituted “5542(a)” for “5442(a)”.
Amendment by Pub. L. 90–623 intended to restate without substantive change the law in effect on
District of Columbia Council, as established by Reorg. Plan No. 3 of 1967, abolished as of noon
Pub. L. 105–277, div. A, § 101(h) [title VI, § 624],
Similar provisions were contained in the following prior appropriations act: