PUBLIC LAW 90-329-JUNE 4, 1968
Public Law 90-329 June 4, 1968 [H. R. 15863]
Army Medical Department. Designation. 81 Stat. 759; 70A Stat. 167.
AN ACT To amend title 10, United States Code, to change the name of the Army Medical Service to the Army Medical Department.
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America In Congress assembled, That title 10, United States Code, is amended by striking the words "Army Medical Service" wherever they appear m sections 711a, 3064,3067,3210,3296,3579, and 4624, and in the text of the catchlines and corresponding analyses to sections 3067 and 3579, and inserting the words "Army Medical Department" in place thereof. Approved June 4, 1968.
Public Law 90-330 June 5, 1968 [ H. R. 15348]
80 Stat. 1163.
AN ACT To extend the authority to grant a special thirty-day leave for members of the uniformed services who voluntarily extend their tours of duty in hostile Are areas.
Be It enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That section 703(b) of title 10, United States Code, is amended by striking out "June 30, 1968", and inserting in lieu thereof "June 30, 1970". Approved June 5, 1968.
Public Law 90-331 June 6, 1968 [ H. J. R e s. 1292]
Presidential candidates. Secret Service protection.
65 Stat. 122; 79 Stat. 890. Appropriation.
JOINT RESOLUTION To authorize the United States Secret Service to furnish protection to major presidential or vice presidential candidates.
Resolved by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America In Congress assembled, That (a) the United States Secret Service, in addition to other duties now provided by law, is authorized to furnish protection to persons who are determined from time to time by the Secretary of the Treasury, after consultation with the advisory committee, as being major presidential or vice presidential candidates who should receive such protection (unless the candidate has declined such protection). (b) The advisory committee referred to in subsection (a) shall consist of the Speaker of the House of Representatives, the minority leader of the House of Representatives, the majority leader of the Senate, the minority leader of the Senate and one additional member selected by the other members of the committee. SEC. 2. Hereafter, when requested by the Director of the United States Secret Service, Federal Departments and agencies, unless such authority is revoked by the President, shall assist the Secret Service in the performance of its protective duties under section 3056 of title 18 of the United States Code and the first section of this joint resolution. SEC. 3. For necessary expenses of carrying out the provisions of this resolution, there is hereby appropriated out of any money in the Treasury not otherwise appropriated, for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1968, the sum of $400,000. Approved June 6, 1968.