2012—Subsec. (b)(2) to (15). Pub. L. 112–194 added pars. (2), (11) to (13), and (15) and redesignated former pars. (2) to (7) and (8) as (3) to (8) and (14), respectively.
2008—Subsec. (c)(1). Pub. L. 110–417 substituted “provide—” for “provide”, added subpar. (A), and substituted “(B) for” for “for”.
2002—Pub. L. 107–314, § 1007(b)(1)(A), substituted “purchase” for “credit” in section catchline.
Subsec. (a). Pub. L. 107–314, § 1007(a)(1), (b)(1)(B), (C), substituted “Purchase” for “Credit” in heading and “purchase” for “credit” in two places in text and struck out “, acting through the Under Secretary of Defense (Comptroller),” after “Secretary of Defense”.
Subsec. (b)(1) to (6). Pub. L. 107–314, § 1007(b)(1)(C), substituted “purchase” for “credit” wherever appearing.
Subsec. (b)(7) to (10). Pub. L. 107–314, § 1007(a)(2), added pars. (7) to (10).
Subsec. (c). Pub. L. 107–314, § 1007(a)(2), added subsec. (c).
Pub. L. 106–65, div. A, title IX, § 933(b)(1), Oct. 5, 1999, 113 Stat. 730, provided that:
“Regulations under section 2784 of title 10
, United States Code, as added by subsection (a), shall be prescribed not later than 180 days after the date of the enactment of this Act [Oct. 5, 1999
Crediting of Refunds
Pub. L. 110–116, div. A, title VIII, § 8067, Nov. 13, 2007, 121 Stat. 1329, provided that:
“Beginning in the current fiscal year and hereafter, refunds attributable to the use of the Government travel card, refunds attributable to the use of the Government Purchase Card and refunds attributable to official Government travel arranged by Government Contracted Travel Management Centers may be credited to operation and maintenance, and research, development, test and evaluation accounts of the Department of Defense which are current when the refunds are received.”
Government Charge Card Accounts: Limitation on Number; Requirements for Issuance; Disciplinary Action for Misuse; Report
Pub. L. 107–248, title VIII, § 8149, Oct. 23, 2002, 116 Stat. 1572, as amended by Pub. L. 108–87, title VIII, § 8144, Sept. 30, 2003, 117 Stat. 1108, provided that:
“(a) Limitation on Number of Government Charge Card Accounts during Fiscal Year 2003.—
The total number of accounts for government purchase charge cards and government travel charge cards for Department of Defense personnel during fiscal year 2003 may not exceed 1,500,000 accounts.
“(b) Requirement for Creditworthiness for Issuance of Government Charge Card.—
The Secretary of Defense shall evaluate the creditworthiness of an individual before issuing the individual a government purchase charge card or government travel charge card.
An individual may not be issued a government purchase charge card or government travel charge card if the individual is found not credit worthy as a result of the evaluation under paragraph (1).
This subsection shall remain in effect for fiscal year 2004.
“(c) Disciplinary Action for Misuse of Government Charge Card.—
The Secretary shall establish guidelines and procedures for disciplinary actions to be taken against Department personnel for improper, fraudulent, or abusive use of government purchase charge cards and government travel charge cards.
The guidelines and procedures under this subsection shall include appropriate disciplinary actions for use of charge cards for purposes, and at establishments, that are inconsistent with the official business of the Department or with applicable standards of conduct.
“(3) The disciplinary actions under this subsection may include—
the review of the security clearance of the individual involved; and
the modification or revocation of such security clearance in light of the review.
The guidelines and procedures under this subsection shall apply uniformly among the Armed Forces and among the elements of the Department.
Not later than June 30, 2003, the Secretary shall submit to the congressional defense committees [Committees on Armed Services of the Senate and House of Representatives and Subcommittees on Defense of the Committees on Appropriations of the Senate and House of Representatives] a report on the implementation of the requirements and limitations in this section, including the guidelines and procedures established under subsection (c).”