22 U.S. Code § 2522 - Definitions
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(c) The term “function” includes any duty, obligation, right, power, authority, responsibility, privilege, discretion, activity, and program.
(d) The term “health care” includes all appropriate examinations, preventive, curative and restorative health and medical care, and supplementary services when necessary.
(e) For the purposes of this chapter or any other Act, the period of any individual’s service as a volunteer under this chapter shall include—
(i) except for the purposes of section 2504 (f) of this title, any period of training under section 2507 (a) of this title prior to enrollment as a volunteer under this chapter; and
(f) The term “United States Government agency” includes any department, board, wholly or partly owned corporation, or instrumentality, commission, or establishment of the United States Government.
Source(Pub. L. 87–293, title I, § 26, formerly § 25,Sept. 22, 1961, 75 Stat. 624; Pub. L. 89–572, § 4,Sept. 13, 1966, 80 Stat. 765; Pub. L. 91–352, § 8,July 24, 1970, 84 Stat. 465; renumbered § 26,Pub. L. 99–83, title XI, § 1105(a)(1),Aug. 8, 1985, 99 Stat. 276.)
References in Text
This chapter, referred to in subsec. (e), was in the original “this Act”, meaning Pub. L. 87–293, Sept. 22, 1961, 75 Stat. 612, as amended, known as the Peace Corps Act. For complete classification of this Act to the Code, see Short Title note set out under section 2501 of this title and Tables.
A prior section 26 ofPub. L. 87–293was renumbered section 27 and is classified to section 2523 of this title.
1966—Subsec. (b). Pub. L. 89–572struck out territories from definition of “United States”.