Death gratuity: death of members on active duty or inactive duty training and of certain other persons.
Death gratuity: death after discharge or release from duty or training.
Death gratuity: eligible survivors.
Death gratuity: amount.
Death gratuity: delegation of determinations, payments.
Death gratuity: miscellaneous provisions.
Recovery, care, and disposition of remains: decedents covered.
Expenses incident to death.
Expenses incident to death: civilian employees serving with an armed force.
Prisoners of war and interned enemy aliens.
Pensioners, indigent patients, and persons who die on military reservations.
Dependents of members of armed forces.
Other citizens of United States.
Removal of remains.
Death gratuity: members and employees dying outside the United States while assigned to intelligence duties.
Transportation of remains: certain retired members and dependents who die in military medical facilities.
Funeral honors functions at funerals for veterans.
2001—Pub. L. 107–107, div. A, title X, § 1048(a)(14),Dec. 28, 2001, 115 Stat. 1223, transferred subchapter II heading so as to appear before the table of sections for that subchapter.
1999—Pub. L. 106–65, div. A, title VII, § 721(c)(1),Oct. 5, 1999, 113 Stat. 694, inserted “SUBCHAPTER II—DEATH BENEFITS” before section
1475 of this title.
Pub. L. 106–65, div. A, title V, § 578(k)(2)(A),Oct. 5, 1999, 113 Stat. 631, substituted “Funeral honors functions at funerals for veterans” for “Honor guard details at funerals of veterans” in item 1491.
1991—Pub. L. 102–190, div. A, title VI, § 626(b)(2),Dec. 5, 1991, 105 Stat. 1380, substituted “Transportation of remains: certain retired members and dependents who die in military medical facilities” for “Transportation of remains of members entitled to retired or retainer pay who die in a military medical facility” in item 1490.
1958—Pub. L. 85–861, § 1(32)(B), (C),Sept. 2, 1958, 72 Stat. 1455, struck out “CARE OF THE DEAD” from chapter heading, and added items 1475 to 1480.
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