Historical and Revision Notes

1966 Act


U.S. Code

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5 U.S.C. 2258.

July 31, 1956, ch. 804, § 401 “Sec. 8”, 70 Stat. 751.

July 7, 1960, Pub. L. 86–604, § 1(c), 74 Stat. 358.

July 12, 1960, Pub. L. 86–622, § 2(a), 74 Stat. 410.

In subsection (b), the words “after December 31, 1955” are substituted for “on or after January 1, 1956”. The word “hereafter” is omitted as unnecessary.

Standard changes are made to conform with the definitions applicable and the style of this title as outlined in the preface to the report.

1967 Act

This section amends 5 U.S.C. 8338(a) for consistency within the subchapter and to reflect that it is the individual, rather than the position, that is subject to the subchapter.

Editorial Notes

1994—Subsec. (c). Pub. L. 103–337 substituted “Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces” for “Court of Military Appeals”.

1983—Subsecs. (c), (d). Pub. L. 98–94 added subsec. (c), and redesignated former subsec. (c) as (d).

Statutory Notes and Related Subsidiaries
Savings Provisions Deferred Annuities Under Laws Repealed by Pub. L. 90–83

Pub. L. 90–83, § 10(a), Sept. 11, 1967, 81 Stat. 222, provided that: “The right to a deferred annuity on satisfaction of the conditions attached thereto is continued notwithstanding the repeal by this Act of the law conferring the right.”