50 U.S.C.
United States Code, 2011 Edition
Title 50 - WAR AND NATIONAL DEFENSE
TITLE 50 - APPENDIX-WAR AND NATIONAL DEFENSE
MISCELLANEOUS PROVISIONS AFFECTING MILITARY ESTABLISHMENT
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MISCELLANEOUS PROVISIONS AFFECTING MILITARY ESTABLISHMENT

ACT JUNE 5, 1942, CH. 340, 56 STAT. 314

§§761, 762. Omitted

Codification

Sections 761 and 762 were omitted as terminated pursuant to section 776 of this Appendix.

Section 761, act June 5, 1942, ch. 340, §1, 56 Stat. 314, authorized Secretary of War to provide for entertainment and instruction of enlisted personnel and employment of interns in the Medical Department at not to exceed $720 per annum. See Continuation of Section 761 note set out below.

Section 762, act June 5, 1942, ch. 340, §2, 56 Stat. 314, suspended all provisions of law existing on June 5, 1942, limiting the strength of any branch of the Army, the number of aviation cadets in the Army Air Corps, the number of assistant superintendents of the Army Nurse Corps, the number and grade of reserve officers who might be ordered to extended active duty, and the number of officers of the Army who might be required to participate in aerial flights. Such strength limitations were superseded by section 452 of this Appendix and sections 3201, 3205, 3213, 3222, 3223, 3225 [see 522, 12002, and 12008] of Title 10, Armed Forces. Appointments as assistant superintendents of the Army Nurse Corps have ceased to exist under section 166l of former Title 10, Army and Air Force, and limitations as to number of reserve officers on active duty and number of officers participating in aerial flights, sections 369a and 292 of former Title 10, were repealed by act Aug. 10, 1956, ch. 1041, §53, 70A Stat. 641.

Continuation of Section 761 Until August 1, 1953

Act June 30, 1953, ch. 172, 67 Stat. 132, and act Mar. 31, 1953, ch. 13, §1, 67 Stat. 18, amended act July 3, 1952, ch. 570, 66 Stat. 332, which provided that section 761 of this Appendix should continue in force in no event beyond Aug. 1, 1953.

Repeal of Prior Acts Continuing Section 761

Act Apr. 4, 1953, ch. 21, §2, 67 Stat. 23, repealed act July 3, 1952, ch. 570, §1(a)(18), which continued the effectiveness of section 761 of this Appendix until Apr. 1, 1953. Section 6 of act July 3, 1952, repealed act Apr. 14, 1952, ch. 204, 66 Stat. 54; amended May 28, 1952, ch. 339, 66 Stat. 96; June 14, 1952, ch. 437, 66 Stat. 137; June 30, 1952, ch. 526, 66 Stat. 296, which continued provisions until July 3, 1952. This repeal took effect as of June 16, 1952, by section 7 of act July 3, 1952.

§763. Repealed. Sept. 23, 1950, ch. 1010, §3(a), 64 Stat. 986

Section, act June 5, 1942, ch. 340, §3, 56 Stat. 314, related to appointment and transfer of civilian employers for foreign service and transportation of employees, dependents, and effects.

§764. Omitted

Codification

Section 764, act June 5, 1942, ch. 340, §4(a)–(d), 56 Stat. 315, relating to travel allowances for dependents and effects of military personnel, were repealed by act Oct. 12, 1949, ch. 681, title V, §531(c)(11), 63 Stat. 840, eff. Jan. 1, 1950.

Section 764, act June 5, 1942, ch. 340, §4(e), as added Feb. 12, 1946, ch. 6, §4, 60 Stat. 5; amended Oct. 12, 1949, ch. 681, title V, §525(a), 63 Stat. 836, provided for monetary payments in lieu of transportation authorized by section 763(b), (c) of this Appendix.

§765. Repealed. Sept. 23, 1950, ch. 1010, §3(a), 64 Stat. 986

Section, acts June 5, 1942, ch. 340, §5, 56 Stat. 316; Oct. 12, 1949, ch. 681, title V, §525(b), 63 Stat. 836, related to availability of funds for transportation of baggage, etc. See section 5701 et seq. of Title 5, Government Organization and Employees.

§§766 to 776. Omitted

Codification

Sections 766 to 776 were omitted as terminated pursuant to section 776 of this Appendix.

Section 766, act June 5, 1942, ch. 340, §6, 56 Stat. 316, made available for lease of vessels Army transportation funds.

Section 767, act June 5, 1942, ch. 340, §7, 56 Stat. 316, made funds available for acquisition of land, rights pertaining thereto, leasehold and other interests, temporary uses, and approval of title. Such provisions continued until Aug. 1, 1953, as provided in Continuation of Section 767 note set out below.

Section 768, act June 5, 1942, ch. 340, §8, 56 Stat. 316, limited fixed fee to 6 per centum on cost-plus contracts for military posts.

Section 769, act June 5, 1942, ch. 340, §9, 56 Stat. 316, extended act Mar. 5, 1940, ch. 44, 54 Stat. 45, relating to aircraft procurement, which was repealed by act July 25, 1947, ch. 327, §1, 61 Stat. 449.

Section 770, act June 5, 1942, ch. 340, §10, 56 Stat. 316, made available the funds of Engineer Service, Army, for expenses of operation of railroad.

Section 771, act June 5, 1942, ch. 340, §11, 56 Stat. 316, made funds available for acquisition of leasehold and other interests in land, temporary uses, and approval of title. Such provisions continued until Aug. 1, 1953, as provided in Continuation of Section 771 note set out below.

Section 772, act June 5, 1942, ch. 340, §12, 56 Stat. 316, related to employment of necessary personnel for production of plans for Army projects and their compensation.

Section 773, act June 5, 1942, ch. 340, §13, 56 Stat. 317, extended provisions of section 1171(a), (b) of this Appendix to moneys appropriated for Department of the Army for national defenses during World War II and was repealed by act Aug. 10, 1956, ch. 1041, §53, 70A Stat. 672.

Section 774, act June 5, 1942, ch. 340, §14, 56 Stat. 317, related to suspension of limitations on number of aircraft.

Section 775, act June 5, 1942, ch. 340, §15, 56 Stat. 317, provided that sections 761 to 776 of this Appendix were not to limit or effect any power or authority granted or conferred by the First War Powers Act, 1941 [sections 601 to 605, 611, and 616 to 622 of this Appendix] or the Second War Powers Act, 1942 [sections 631 to 642e, 643 to 643c, 644 to 644b, and 645 to 645b of this Appendix].

Section 776, act June 5, 1942, ch. 340, §16, 56 Stat. 317, provided that provisions of sections 761 to 776 of this Appendix should remain in force during the continuance of World War II and for six months after its termination. For termination of state of war, see notes set out preceding section 1 of this Appendix.

Continuation of Sections 767, 771 Until August 1, 1953

Section 1(a)(5) of act July 3, 1952, ch. 570, 66 Stat. 331, as amended Mar. 31, 1953, ch. 13, §1, 67 Stat. 18; June 30, 1953, ch. 172, 67 Stat. 132, provided that sections 767 and 771 of this Appendix should continue in force until six months after the termination of the national emergency proclaimed by the President on Dec. 16, 1950 by Proc. No. 2914, 15 F.R. 9029, set out as a note preceding section 1 of this Appendix, or such earlier date or dates as may be provided for by Congress, but in no event beyond Aug. 1, 1953, as extended from Apr. 1, 1953.

Repeal of Prior Acts Continuing Sections 767, 771

Act Apr. 4, 1953, ch. 21, §2, 67 Stat. 23, repealed act July 3, 1952, ch. 570, §1(a)(18), 66 Stat. 331, which continued the effectiveness of this section until Apr. 1, 1953. Section 6 of act July 3, 1952, repealed act Apr. 14, 1952, ch. 204, 66 Stat. 54; amended May 28, 1952, ch. 339, 66 Stat. 96; June 14, 1952, ch. 437, 66 Stat. 137; June 30, 1952, ch. 526, 66 Stat. 296, which continued provisions until July 3, 1952. This repeal took effect as of June 16, 1952, by section 7 of Joint Res. July 3, 1952.

ACT JUNE 28, 1944, CH. 306, 58 STAT. 624

§777. Transferred

Codification

Section, act June 28, 1944, ch. 306, 58 Stat. 624, which related to naval plantations outside the continental United States and to availability of appropriations for management and operation, was originally a temporary war measure and was made permanent legislation and transferred to section 1213 of former Title 10, Army and Air Force, and to section 555a of former Title 34, Navy. Section 1213 of former Title 10 and section 555a of former Title 34 were repealed by act Aug. 10, 1956, ch. 1041, §53, 70A Stat. 641 and reenacted as section 2421 of Title 10, Armed Forces.

ACT FEB. 21, 1946, CH. 34, §3, 60 STAT. 27

§778. Repealed. Aug. 10, 1956, ch. 1041, §53, 70A Stat. 641

Section, act Feb. 21, 1946, ch. 34, §3, 60 Stat. 27, authorized Secretary of the Navy to convene boards of officers to recommend retirement of Regular Navy and Marine Corps Officers in certain ranks and by section 12 of that act provided that those provisions terminate on June 30 of fiscal year following that in which World War II is declared ended.