16 U.S. Code § 1726 - Living allowances and terms of service
(a) Living allowances
The Secretary shall provide each participant in the Public Lands Corps and each resource assistant with a living allowance in an amount established by the Secretary.
(b) Terms of service
Each participant in the Corps and each resource assistant shall agree to participate in the Corps or serve as a resource assistant, as the case may be, for such term of service as may be established by the Secretary enrolling or selecting the individual.
The Secretary may—
(1) grant to a member of the Public Lands Corps credit for time served with the Public Lands Corps, which may be used toward future Federal hiring; and
Source(Pub. L. 91–378, title II, § 207, as added Pub. L. 103–82, title I, § 105(6),Sept. 21, 1993, 107 Stat. 852; amended Pub. L. 109–154, § 2(e),Dec. 30, 2005, 119 Stat. 2892.)
2005—Subsec. (a). Pub. L. 109–154, § 2(e)(1), added subsec. (a) and struck out heading and text of former subsec. (a). Text read as follows: “The Secretary of the Interior and the Secretary of Agriculture shall provide each participant in the Public Lands Corps and each resource assistant with a living allowance in an amount not to exceed the maximum living allowance authorized by section 140(a)(3) of the National and Community Service Act of 1990 for participants in a national service program assisted under subtitle C of title I of such Act.”
Subsec. (c). Pub. L. 109–154, § 2(e)(2), added subsec. (c).