42 U.S. Code § 1704 - Reimbursement
No reimbursement shall be made under this subchapter in any case in which the Secretary finds that the benefits paid or payable were on account of injury, detention, or death which arose from a war-risk hazard for which a premium (which included an additional charge or loading for such hazard) was charged.
The provisions of this section shall not apply with respect to benefits on account of any injury or death occurring within any State.
In subsec. (a), “section 8147 of title 5” substituted for “section 35 of such Act of September 7, 1916, as amended”, on authority of Pub. L. 89–554, § 7(b), Sept. 6, 1966, 80 Stat. 631, the first section of which enacted Title 5, Government Organization and Employees.
1959—Subsec. (c). Pub. L. 86–70 added subsec. (c).
1958–Subsec. (a)(3). Pub. L. 85–608 substituted “a hostile force or person” for “the enemy”.
For transfer of functions to Secretary of Labor, see note set out under section 1711 of this title.