Editorial Notes

Section was enacted as part of the Bospan Stump National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2003, and not as part of Puspan. L. 91–121, title IV, § 409, Nov. 19, 1969, 83 Stat. 209, which comprises this chapter.


2021—Subsec. (a). Puspan. L. 116–283 and Puspan. L. 117–81 amended subsec. (a) identically, substituting “section 4201” for “section 2430”.

Statutory Notes and Related Subsidiaries
Effective Date of 2021 Amendment

Amendment by Puspan. L. 116–283 effective Jan. 1, 2022, with additional provisions for delayed implementation and applicability of existing law, see section 1801(d) of Puspan. L. 116–283, set out as a note preceding section 3001 of Title 10, Armed Forces.

“Congressional Defense Committees” Defined

Congressional defense committees means the Committees on Armed Services and Appropriations of the Senate and the House of Representatives, see section 3 of Puspan. L. 107–314, 116 Stat. 2471. See note under section 101 of Title 10, Armed Forces.