5 U.S. Code § 6325 - Absence resulting from hostile action abroad
Leave may not be charged to the account of an employee for absence, not to exceed one year, due to an injury—
(1) incurred while serving abroad and resulting from war, insurgency, mob violence, or similar hostile action; and
Source(Added Pub. L. 90–221, § 3(a),Dec. 23, 1967, 81 Stat. 671; amended Pub. L. 96–54, § 2(a)(41),Aug. 14, 1979, 93 Stat. 383; Pub. L. 99–399, title VIII, § 804,Aug. 27, 1986, 100 Stat. 883.)
References in Text
Section 408 of the Foreign Service Act of 1980, referred to in text, is classified to section 3968 of Title 22, Foreign Relations and Intercourse.
1986—Pub. L. 99–399inserted sentence at end relating to alien employees.
1979—Pub. L. 96–54substituted provisions relating to leave charged to an account of an employee for absence, for provisions relating to leave charged to an account of any officer or employee for absence, and designated qualifying provisions as cls. (1) and (2).
Effective Date of 1979 Amendment
Amendment by Pub. L. 96–54effective July 12, 1979, see section 2(b) ofPub. L. 96–54, set out as a note under section 305 of this title.