38 U.S. Code § 7426 - Retirement rights
Provisions similar to those in this section were contained in sections 4107(i) and 4109 of this title prior to the repeal of those sections as part of the complete revision of chapter 73 of this title by Pub. L. 102–40.
2002—Subsec. (c). Pub. L. 107–135 added subsec. (c).
2000—Subsec. (c). Pub. L. 106–398 struck out subsec. (c) which read as follows: “The Secretary may authorize an exception to the restrictions in subsections (a), (b), and (c) of section 5532 of title 5 if necessary to meet special or emergency employment needs which result from a severe shortage of well-qualified candidates in physician positions, and registered nurse positions, which otherwise cannot be readily met. The authority of the Secretary under the preceding sentence with respect to registered-nurse positions expires on December 31, 1994.”
1992—Subsec. (c). Pub. L. 102–585 substituted “December 31, 1994” for “September 30, 1992”.