Each recipient of a fellowship under this subchapter shall be paid during the fellowship period at a rate of pay that shall not exceed the minimum annual rate payable for a position under GS–13 of the General Schedule.
The Secretary shall seek to ensure that no local educational agency penalizes a teacher who elects to participate in the Program.
(Pub. L. 103–382, title V, §516, Oct. 20, 1994, 108 Stat. 4044.)
The General Schedule, referred to in subsec. (a), is set out under section 5332 of Title 5, Government Organization and Employees.