(Pub. L. 100–324, § 5, May 30, 1988, 102 Stat. 576; Pub. L. 109–163, div. C, title XXXV, § 3510, Jan. 6, 2006, 119 Stat. 3557.)

References in Text

This chapter, referred to in subsec. (b), was in the original “this Act”, meaning Pub. L. 100–324, May 30, 1988, 102 Stat. 576, known as the Merchant Marine Decorations and Medals Act, which enacted this chapter and repealed sections 249 to 249c of this Appendix and provisions set out as a note under section 753 of Title 50, Appendix, War and National Defense. For complete classification of this Act to the Code, see Short Title note set out under section 2001 of this Appendix and Tables.


2006—Subsec. (c). Pub. L. 109–163 substituted “provide—” for “provide at cost, or authorize for the manufacture and sale at reasonable prices by private persons—” in introductory provisions.