(2) In this section, the term “military welfare society” means the following:
(A) Army Emergency Relief.
(B) Air Force Aid Society, Inc.
(C) Navy-Marine Corps Relief Society.
(D) Coast Guard Mutual Assistance.
(3) An entity described in this paragraph is an entity that is not operated for profit and is any of the following:
(A) An entity that regulates and supports the athletic programs of the service academies (including athletic conferences).
(B) An entity that regulates international athletic competitions.
(C) An entity that accredits service academies and other schools of the armed forces (including regional accrediting agencies).
(D) An entity that (i) regulates the performance, standards, and policies of military health care (including health care associations and professional societies), and (ii) has designated the position or capacity in that entity in which a member of the armed forces may serve if authorized under subsection (a).
(E) An entity that, operating in a foreign nation where United States military personnel are serving at United States military activities, promotes understanding and tolerance between such personnel (and their families) and the citizens of that host foreign nation through programs that foster social relations between those persons.
(Added Pub. L. 105–85, div. A, title V, §593(a)(1), Nov. 18, 1997, 111 Stat. 1762; amended Pub. L. 106–65, div. A, title V, §583, Oct. 5, 1999, 113 Stat. 634; Pub. L. 107–296, title XVII, §1704(b)(1), Nov. 25, 2002, 116 Stat. 2314.)
A prior section 1033, act Aug. 10, 1956, ch. 1041, 70A Stat. 80, related to Reserves continuing to accept compensation while on active duty that they were receiving prior to being ordered to active duty, prior to repeal by Pub. L. 103–337, div. A, title XVI, §§1662(g)(2), 1691, Oct. 5, 1994, 108 Stat. 2996, 3026, eff. Dec. 1, 1994.
2002—Subsecs. (b)(1), (d). Pub. L. 107–296 substituted “of Homeland Security” for “of Transportation”.
1999—Subsec. (b)(3)(E). Pub. L. 106–65 added subpar. (E).
Amendment by Pub. L. 107–296 effective on the date of transfer of the Coast Guard to the Department of Homeland Security, see section 1704(g) of Pub. L. 107–296, set out as a note under section 101 of this title.