surviving spouse

(2) “surviving spouse” means a surviving spouse of an individual who was a Comptroller General or retired Comptroller General and the spouse— (A) was married to the individual for at least 1 year immediately before the individual died; or (B) has not remarried before age 55 and is the parent of issue by the marriage.


31 USC § 771(2)

Scoping language

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