Except to the extent inconsistent with the provisions of this chapter, the provisions of title 4 of the Revised Statutes as now or hereafter amended shall be applicable to the Department of Defense.
(July 26, 1947, ch. 343, title II, § 201(d), as added Aug. 10, 1949, ch. 412, § 4,63 Stat. 579.)
References in Text
This chapter, referred to in text, was in the original “this Act”, meaning act July 26, 1947, ch. 343, 61 Stat. 495, known as the National Security Act of 1947, which is classified principally to this chapter. For complete classification of this Act to the Code, see Tables.
Title 4 of the Revised Statutes, referred to in text, was entitled “Provisions Applicable to All Executive Departments”, and consisted of R.S. §§ 158 to
198. For provisions of the Code derived from such title 4, see sections
5536 of Title
5, Government Organization and Employees; section
207 of Title
18, Crimes and Criminal Procedure; sections
520 of Title
28, Judiciary and Judicial Procedure; section
3321 of Title
31, Money and Finance.
Section was formerly classified to section
408 of this title prior to editorial reclassification and renumbering as this section, and to section 171–1 of former Title 5 prior to the general revision and enactment of Title 5, Government Organization and Employees, by Pub. L. 89–554, § 1,Sept. 6, 1966, 80 Stat. 378.
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