covered service

(1)The term “covered service” means, with respect to an individual subject to a removal for performance or misconduct underor any other provision of law, the period of service beginning on the date that the Secretary determines under such applicable provision that the individual engaged in activity that gave rise to such action and ending on the date that the individual is removed from or leaves a position of employment at the Department prior to the issuance of a final decision with respect to such action.


38 USC § 719(f)(1)

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