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PUBLIC LAW 100-000—MMMM. DD, 1987

PUBLIC LAW 100-180—DEC. 4, 1987

101 STAT. 1167

Senate and the House of Representatives, a report describing the procedures established under this section. SEC. 1249. ADJUDICATION OF INELIGIBILITY FOR A JOB WITH THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT ON THE BASIS OF FAILURE TO REGISTER UNDER THE MILITARY SELECTIVE SERVICE ACT

Section 33280)) of title 5, United States Code, is amended— (1) by striking out "within the Office" in the second sentence; and (2) by inserting after the third sentence the following: "Such procedures may provide that determinations of eligibility under the requirements of this section shall be adjudicated by the Executive agency making the appointment for which the eligibility is determined.". SEC. 1250. TRANSPORTATION ON DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE AEROMEDICAL EVACUATION AIRCRAFT OF CERTAIN VETERANS' ADMINISTRATION BENEFICIARIES

(a) IN GENERAL.—(1) Chapter 157 of title 10, United States Code, is amended by adding at the end the following new section: "§ 2641. Transportation of certain veterans on Department of De- 10 USC 2641. fense aeromedical evacuation aircraft "(a) The Secretary of Defense may provide transportation on an aircraft operating under the aeromedical evacuation system of the Department of Defense for the purpose of transporting a veteran to or from a Veterans' Administration medical facility. "(b) Transportation under this section shall be provided in accordance with an Eigreement entered into between the Secretary of Defense and the Administrator of Veterans' Affairs. Such an agreement shall provide that transportation may be furnished to a veteran on an aircraft referred to in subsection (a) only if— "(1) the Administrator of Veterans' Affairs notifies the Secretary of Defense that the veteran needs or has been furnished medical care or services in a Veterans' Administration facility and the Administrator requests such transportation in connection with the travel of such veteran to or from the Veterans' Administration facility where the care or services are to be furnished or were furnished to such veteran; "(2) there is space available for the veteran on the aircraft; and "(3) there is an adequate number of medical and other service attendants to care for all persons being transported on the aircraft. "(c) A veteran is not eligible for transportation under this section unless the veteran is a primary beneficiary within the meaning of clause (A) of section 5011(g)(5) of title 38. "(d)(1) A charge may not be imposed on a veteran for transportation provided to the veteran under this section. "(2) An agreement under subsection (b) shall provide that the Veterans' Administration shall reimburse the Department of Defense for gmy costs incurred in providing transportation to veterans under this section that would not otherwise have been incurred by the Department of Defense. "(e) In this section, the term 'veteran' has the meaning given that term m section 101(2) of title 38.".