The Air National Guard while in the service of the United States is a component of the Air Force.
Provisions similar to those in this section were contained in section 8078 of this title, prior to repeal by Pub. L. 103–337, § 1661(a)(3)(A).
Section effective Dec. 1, 1994, except as otherwise provided, see section 1691 of Pub. L. 103–337, set out as a note under section 10001 of this title.