The provisions of this section shall apply without regard to whether any election by the Department of Defense under section 3652(b) of this title is then in effect.
22 U.S. Code § 3657a - Quarters allowances
For effective date of this section, referred to in subsec. (b)(2), see section 2 of Pub. L. 98–600, set out below.
By the authority vested in me as President by the Constitution and the laws of the United States of America, including section 1217a of the Panama Canal Act of 1979 (22 U.S.C. 3657a), it is hereby ordered as follows:
Sec. 2. The regulations prescribed under Section 1 shall be consistent with Article VII(4) of the Agreement in Implementation of Article IV of the Panama Canal Treaty and with all other relevant provisions of the Panama Canal Treaty and related agreements.