108 STAT. 2964 PUBLIC LAW 103-337 —OCT. 5, 1994 Effective date. and who has been on the reserve active-status list or the activeduty Hst of the Army or the Air Force for at least one year and has completed the minimum years of service in grade specified in section 14303 of title 10, shall be examined for Federal recognition in the grade to which the officer is promoted. "§310. Federal recognition of National Guard officers: automatic recognition "(a) Notwithstanding sections 307 and 309 of this title, if a second lieutenant of the National Guard is promoted to the grade of first lieutenant to fill a vacancy in a federally recognized unit in the National Guard, Federal recognition is automatically extended to that officer in the grade of first lieutenant, effective as of the date on which that officer has completed the service in the grade specified in section 14303(a)(1) of title 10 and has met such other requirements as prescribed by the Secretary concerned under section 14308(b) of that title, if the officsr has remained in an active status since the officer was so recommended. "(b) Notwithstanding sections 307 and 309 of this title, if an officer of the Army Reserve or the Air Force Reserve in a reserve grade above second lieutenant is appointed in the next higher grade in the National Guard to fill a vacancy in a federally recognized unit in the National Guard, Federal recognition is automatically extended to that officer in the grade in which the officer is so appointed in the National Guard if the officer has been recommended for promotion under chapter 1405 of title 10 and has remained in an active status since the officer was so recommended. The extension of Federal recognition under this subsection is effective as of the date when the officer is appointed in the National Guard.". (2) Section 323 is amended by striking out subsections (d) and (e) and inserting in lieu thereof the following: "(d) The Federal recognition of a reserve commissioned officer of the Army or the Air Force who is— "(1) federally recognized as an officer of the National Guard; and "(2) subject to involuntary transfer to the Retired Reserve, transfer to an inactive status list, or discharge under chapter 1407, 1409, or 1411 of title 10; shall, if not sooner withdrawn, be withdrawn on the date of such involuntary transfer or discharge.". Subtitle B—Other Personnel Policy Amendments 10 USC 510. 10 USC 591. PART I—APPOINTMENTS SEC. 1631. REPEAL OF SEPARATE AUTHORITY FOR ACCESSION OF WOMEN IN RESERVE COMPONENTS. (a) ENLISTMENTS. —Section 510 is amended— (1) by striking out subsection (c); and (2) by redesignating subsection (d) as subsection (c). (b) APPOINTMENT OF OFFICERS. —Section 591 is amended— (1) by striking out subsection (c); and (2) by redesignating subsections (d) and (e) as subsections (c) and (d), respectively.