(a) Authority.— Under uniform regulations prescribed by the Secretaries concerned, a member of a uniformed service is entitled to travel and transportation allowances under section
474 of this title, and to transportation of his dependents, baggage, and household effects under sections
479 of this title, if otherwise qualified, for travel performed before the effective date of orders that direct him to make a change of station and that are later—
(1)canceled, revoked, or modified to direct him to return to the station from which he was being transferred; or
(2)modified to direct him to make a different change of station.
(b) Termination.— No transportation or travel or transportation allowance may be provided under this section for travel that begins after the travel authorities transition expiration date.
Section 631(f)(4)(A) ofPub. L. 112–81, which directed that this title be amended by conforming any references to sections of this title which were transferred and redesignated by “subsection (c)” of section
631, was executed by conforming the references to those sections as transferred and redesignated by subsection (d) ofsection
631, to reflect the probable intent of Congress.
2011—Pub. L. 112–81, § 631(e)(7), designated existing provisions as subsec. (a), inserted heading, and added subsec. (b).
Subsec. (a). Pub. L. 112–81, § 631(f)(4)(A), substituted “474” for “404”, “476” for “406”, and “479” for “409” in introductory provisions. See Codification note above.
Effective Date; Limitations
Section 2 ofPub. L. 88–238provided that: “This Act [enacting this section] becomes effective on October 1, 1949. Any member or former member of the uniformed services who, after September 30, 1949, but before the date of enactment of this Act [Dec. 23, 1963], has not been paid, or has repaid the United States, an amount to which he otherwise would have been entitled had section 1 of this Act [enacting this section] been in effect during that period is entitled to be paid or repaid that amount, if the payment or repayment is otherwise proper and he applies for the payment or repayment within one year after the date of enactment of this Act.”
Section 3 ofPub. L. 88–238provided that: “Any appropriations available to the departments concerned for the pay and allowances of members of the uniformed services are available for payments under this Act [enacting this section].”
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