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PUBLIC LAW 100-000—MMMM. DD, 1987

PUBLIC LAW 100-180—DEC. 4, 1987

101 STAT. 1113

(1) by inserting "(i)" after "(B)"; and (2) by adding at the end the following: "(ii) Credit for experience in a health profession (other than medicine or dentistry), if such experience will be directly used by the Army.". (c)

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5600(b)(l)(B) of such title is amended— lo use 5600. (1) by inserting "(i)" after "(B)"; and (2) by adding at the end the following: "(ii) Credit for experience in a health profession (other than medicine or dentistry), if such experience will be directly used by the Navy or Marine Corps, as appropriate.". St£ft ex- •>•(d) AIR FORCE RESERVE.—Section 8353(b)(1)(B) of such title is amended— (1) by inserting "(i)" after "(B)"; and (2) by adding at the end the following: "(ii) Credit for experience in a health profession (other than medicine or dentistry), if such experience will be directly used by the Air Force.". SEC. 715. STANDBY CAPABILITY FOR SELECTIVE SERVICE REGISTRATION OF HEALTH CARE PERSONNEL

Section 10(h) of the Military Selective Service Act (50 U.S.C. App. 460(h)) is amended— (1) by striking out "If at" and all that follows through "nevertheless," and inserting in lieu thereof "The Selective Service system shall"; and (2) by inserting "(including a structure for registration and classification of persons qualified for practice or employment in a health care occupation essential to the maintenance of the Armed Forces)" after "national emergency". SEC. 716. LIMITED CEILING REMOVAL ON SPECIAL PAY FOR MEDICAL OFFICERS

(a) LIMITED CEIUNG REMOVAL.—Section 302(b) of title 37, United States Code, is amended— (1) by striking out "in an amount not to exceed $8,000" in paragraph (1); (2) by adding at the end of paragraph (1) the following: "No payment to an officer under this subsection may exceed $8,000 for any twelve-month period unless the Secretary concerned determines that the officer is qualified and serving in a health profession skill which has been designated by the Secretary concerned as a critically needed wartime skill."; and (3) by striking out paragraph (3). (b) LIMIT ON OBLIGATIONS.—The Secretary concerned may not

obligate funds during fiscal year 1988 for incentive special pay under section 302(b) of such title in an amount which is more than the amount proposed to be available for such purpose in the budget presentation materials submitted to Congress for fiscal year 1988. SEC. 717. AUTHORITY TO RETAIN IN ACTIVE STATUS UNTIL AGE 67 RESERVE OFFICERS IN MEDICAL SPECIALTIES

(a) ARMY PERSONNEL.—Section 3855 of title 10, United States Code, is amended— (1) by inserting "(a)" before "Notwithstanding";