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Text of A bill to amend section 2634 of title 10, United States Code, relating to the shipment at Government expense of ...

...Government expense of motor vehicles owned by members of the Armed Forces, and to amend chapter 10 of title 37, United States Code, to authorize c

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on December 26, 1974. The text of the bill below is as of Dec 26, 1974 (Passed Congress/Enrolled Bill).

88 STAT. ]         PUBLIC LAW 93-549-DEC. 26, 1974                                            1743

Public Law 93-548
                                      AN A C T                                       December 26, 1974
To amend section 2634 of title 10, United States Code, relating to the shipment at     [H. R. I6OO6]—
  Government expense of motor vehicles owned by members of the armed forces,
  and to amend chapter 10 of title 37, I'nited States Code, to authorize certain
  travel and transportation allowances to members of the uniformed services
  incapacitated by illness.

  Be it enacted hy the Senate and Houxe of Representatives of the
United States of America in Congress assembled. That section 2634(a) tf^^^ Forces.
of title 10, LTnited States Code, is amended by—                         shipm°enr.^ "" ^^'
        (1) striking out the word "or"' at the end of clause (2) ;
        (2) striking out the period at the end of clause (3) and insert-
     ing in lieu thereof a semicolon and the Avord "or"; and
        (3) adding at the end thereof a new clause as follows:
        "(4) in the case of movement, the major portion of which is
     by shipping services described in clause (1) or (2), by other
     surface transportation between customary ports of embarkation
     and debarkation if such means of transport does not exceed the
     cost to the United States of other authorized means.".
   SEC. 2. Section 2634 of title 10, United States Code, is further R^-hipment.
amended by adding at the end thereof the following new sub-
section :
   "(c) When there has been a shipping error, or when orders direct-
ing a change of permanent station have been canceled, revoked,
or modified after receipt by the member, a motor vehicle transported
pursuant to this section may also be reshipped or transshipped in
accordance with this section.".
   SEC. 3. (1) Subsection (b) of section 554, title 37, United States certain uni-
r^ 1  •      -t T 1               '                                                  formed services,
Code, IS amended by                                                                  travel and trans-
        (A) inserting "ill," before "or absent for a period of more potation aiiow-
     than 29 days in a missing status—"; and
        (B) striking out "(if injured)" in paragraph (3) and insert-
     ing in lieu thereof "(if injured or ill)".
   (2) Subsection (c) of section 554, title 37, United States Code, is
amended by inserting "or ill" before "status,".
   SEC. 4. The amendments made by section 3 of this Act shall apply Applicability.
with respect to members of the uniformed services incapacitated by no^te."^^ ^^'^
illness on or after January 1, 1974.

   Approved December 26, 1974.


Public Law 93-549
                                       AIN A C 1                                     December26, 1974
 To prevent reductions in pay for any officer or employee who would be adversely [H. R. 15067]
           affected as a result of implementing Executive Order 11777.
   Be it enacted hy the Senate and House of Representatives of the
 United States of America in Congress assembled^ That notwithstand- Federal employ-
 ing the provisions of any other law or any regulation issued there- ^^p;evention of
 under, no officer or employee of the United States shall have his pay pay reductions.
 reduced by reason of Executive Order 11777, dated April 12, 1974, ^^^^^'^ ^^^^
 relating to the effective date of the 1972 Federal pay comparability
 adjustment.
   SEC. 2. The Civil Service Commission shall issue regulations neces- Regulations.
 sary to implement this Act.
   Approved December 26, 1974.