38 U.S. Code § 4323. Enforcement of rights with respect to a State or private employer
2008—Subsec. (a)(1). Pub. L. 110–389, § 311(d)(1), inserted “Not later than 60 days after the Secretary receives such a request with respect to a complaint, the Secretary shall refer the complaint to the Attorney General.” after “to the Attorney General.”
Subsec. (e). Pub. L. 110–389, § 315, substituted “shall use, in any case in which the court determines it is appropriate,” for “may use”.
Subsecs. (i), (j). Pub. L. 110–389, § 311(f)(3), redesignated subsec. (j) as (i) and struck out former subsec. (i) which read as follows: “Inapplicability of State Statute of Limitations.—No State statute of limitations shall apply to any proceeding under this chapter.”
1998—Pub. L. 105–368 amended section generally, substituting present provisions for provisions which had: in subsec. (a), authorized reference of complaint to Attorney General and commencement of action for relief on behalf of person whose complaint was referred; in subsec. (b), described appropriate venues in cases where defendant is State or private employer; and in subsec. (c), set forth provisions relating to jurisdiction, abridgement of rights, court and attorney fees, equity power of court, standing, respondents, statute of limitations, and remedies.
Section effective with respect to reemployments initiated on or after the first day after the 60-day period beginning Oct. 13, 1994, with transition rules, except that provisions necessary for implementation of section 4311 of this title are effective Oct. 13, 1994, see section 8 of Pub. L. 103–353, set out as a note under section 4301 of this title.