captive

(1) “captive” means any individual in a captive status commencing while such individual is— (A) in the Civil Service, or (B) a citizen, national, or resident alien of the United States rendering personal service to the United States similar to the service of an individual in the Civil Service (other than as a member of the uniformed services);

Source

5 USC § 5569(a)(1)


Scoping language

For the purpose of this section
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