94 STAT. 2742
Judicial Survivors' Annuities Fund. 28 USC 376 note.
Appropriation authorization. Repeal. Effective date. 5 USC 8344 note.
PUBLIC LAW 96-504—DEC. 5, 1980
as if such Justice had elected to come within the provisions of, and having made the full deposit required by, section 376(d) of title 28, United States Code. (b) Notwithstanding the provisions of section 376(h) of title 28, United States Code, such annuity shall be payable as provided in section 376(m) of title 28, United States Code, until the date of the death of any such spouse. SEC. 4. (a) The Secretary of the Treasury shall determine, as of the effective date of this Act, in consultation with the Director of the Administrative Office of the United States Courts, the amount necessary to offset any actuarial deficiency in the Judicial Survivors' Annuities Fund, and, at the earliest time thereafter at which appropriated sums in that amount become available, the Secretary shall deposit such sums in a single payment into such Judicial Survivors' Annuities Fund. (b) There are authorized to be appropriated such sums as may be necessary to carry out this section. SEC. 5. Section 375 of title 28, United States Code, is repealed. SEC. 6. (a) The provisions of this Act shall take effect on— (1) the date of the enactment of this Act, or (2) October 1, 1980, whichever date is later. (b) The provisions of subsection (f) of section 8344 of title 5, United States Code, as added by the first section of this Act, shall apply only to an individual who becomes employed as a justice or judge of the United States on or after the effective date of this Act. The provisions of subsection (g) of such section, as added by the first section of this Act, shall apply to an individual employed as a justice or judge of the United States on the effective date of this Act and to an individual appointed as such a justice or judge on or after such effective date. Approved December 5, 1980.
LEGISLATIVE HISTORY: HOUSE REPORTS: No. 96-467, Pt. 1 (Comm. on Post Office and Civil Service) and Ft. 2 (Comm. on Appropriations). SENATE REPORT No. 96-905 (Comm. on Governmental Affairs). CONGRESSIONAL RECORD: Vol. 125 (1979): Oct. 29, considered and passed House. Vol. 126 (1980): Oct. 1, considered and passed Senate, amended. Nov. 21, House concurred in Senate amendments.