Paragraph (6), relating to Official Reporters of Debates of the Senate and their employees, is eliminated as unnecessary on authority of the act of July 27, 1965 (2 U.S.C. 126–1). Pursuant to that act, the Official Reporters and their employees became employees of the Senate; accordingly, they are now included within the definition of “Congressional employee” under paragraph (1).
In paragraph (8), based on the act of September 26, 1966 (5 App. U.S.C. 2251(c)), the word “officers” is omitted as included in “employees,” and the words “United States” preceding the words “Botanic Garden” are omitted as unnecessary.
2008—Par. (9). Pub. L. 110–437amended par. (9) generally. Prior to amendment, par. (9) read as follows: “an employee of the Capitol Guide Service.”
1996—Par. (5). Pub. L. 104–186substituted “Chief Administrative Officer” for “Clerk”.
1970—Par. (9). Pub. L. 91—510 added par. (9).
Effective Date of 2010 Amendment
Pub. L. 111–145, § 7(d),Mar. 4, 2010, 124 Stat. 56, provided that: “The amendments made by this section [amending this section and sections
5537 of this title] shall take effect as though enacted as part of section 1018 of the Legislative Branch Appropriations Act, 2003 (2 U.S.C. 1907).”
Effective Date of 2008 Amendment
Amendment by Pub. L. 110–437effective first day of first pay period (applicable to employees transferred under section
2241 of Title
2, The Congress) on or after 30 days after Oct. 20, 2008, see section 422(d) ofPub. L. 110–437, set out as a note under section
1301 of Title
Effective Date of 1970 Amendment
Amendment by Pub. L. 91–510effective immediately prior to noon on June. 3, 1971, see section 601(1) ofPub. L. 91–510, set out as a note under section
72a of Title
2, The Congress.
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