State

(3)“State” means the several States, the District of Columbia, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, and the Virgin Islands. (b)The provisions of subchapter I of this chapter, subject to the modifications made by this subchapter, apply to individuals who have had Federal service as defined by subsection (a) of this section.

Source

5 USC § 8521(a)(3)


Scoping language

For the purpose of this subchapter
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