5 U.S. Code § 8115 - Determination of wage-earning capacity
(a) In determining compensation for partial disability, except permanent partial disability compensable under sections 8107–8109 of this title, the wage-earning capacity of an employee is determined by his actual earnings if his actual earnings fairly and reasonably represent his wage-earning capacity. If the actual earnings of the employee do not fairly and reasonably represent his wage-earning capacity or if the employee has no actual earnings, his wage-earning capacity as appears reasonable under the circumstances is determined with due regard to—
Source(Pub. L. 89–554, Sept. 6, 1966, 80 Stat. 542.)
|Derivation||U.S. Code||Revised Statutes and Statutes at Large|
|5 U.S.C. 763.||Sept. 7, 1916, ch. 458, § 13, 39 Stat. 746.|
|Oct. 14, 1949, ch. 691, § 204, 63 Stat. 864.|
|Sept. 13, 1960, Pub. L. 86–767, § 204, 74 Stat. 908.|
Standard changes are made to conform with the definitions applicable and the style of this title as outlined in the preface to the report.