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[74 Stat. 838]
[74 Stat. 838]
PUBLIC LAW 86-000—MMMM. DD, 1960

PUBLIC LAW 86-723-SEPT. 8, 1960

22 USC 1063.

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to the staff of the Institute either on a full- or part-time basis or by contract for services in the United States or abroad at rates not in excess of those provided by the Classification Act of 1949, as amended (5 U.S.C. 1071). "(f) The Secretary may, under such regulations as he may presoriDe, provide special monetary or other incentives not inconsistent with this Act to encourage Foreign Service personnel to acquire or retain proficiency in esoteric foreign languages or special abilities needed in the Service." g^c. 31. (a) Section 803(b)(2) of such Act is amended to read as

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"(2) have paid into the Fund a special contribution for each year of such service in accordance with the provisions of section 852(b). (b) Section 803 is further amended by adding at the end thereof a new paragraph (c) which shall read as follows: "(c)(1) In accordance with such regulations as the President may prescribe, any Foreign Service staff officer or employee appointed by the Secretary of State who has completed at least ten years of continuous service in the Department's For e i ^ Service, exclusive of military service, shall become a participant in the System and shall make a special contribution to the Fund in accordance with the provisions 01 section 852. "(2) Any such officer or employee who, under the provisions of paragraph (c)(1) of this section, becomes a participant in the System, shall be mandatorily retired for age during the first year after the effective date of this paragraph if he attains age sixty-four or if he is over age sixty-four; during the second year at age sixty-three; during the third year at age sixty-two; during the fourth year at age sixty-one, and thereafter at age sixty. " (3) Any officer or employee who becomes a participant in the System under the provisions of paragraph (c)(1) of this section who is age 57 or over on the effective date of this paragraph, may retire voluntarily at any time before mandatory retirement under paragraph (c)(2) of this section and receive retirement benefits under section Post, p. 839.

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SEC. 32. Section 804 of such Act is amended to,read as follows: "SEC. 804. (a) Annuitants shall be persons who are receiving annuities from the Fund and all persons, including surviving wives and husbands, widows, dependent widowers, children and beneficiaries of participants or annuitants who shall become entitled to receive annuities in accordance with the provisions of this Act, as amended, or in accordance with the provisions of section 5 of the Act of May 1, 22 USC 1079 et 1956 (70 Stat. 125). aeq. " j b) When used in this title the term— "(1) 'Widow' means the surviving wife of a participant who was married to such participant for at least two years immediately preceding his death or is the mother of issue by such marriage. "(2) 'Dependent widower' means the surviving husband of a participant who was married to such participant for at least two years immediately preceding her death or is the father of issue by such marriage, and who is incapable of self-support by reason of mental or physical disability, and who received more than one-half of his support from such participant. (3) 'Child' means an unmarried child, under the age of eighteen years, or such unmarried child regardless of age who because of physical or mental disability incurred before age eighteen is incapable of self-support. In addition to the offspring of the participant and his or her spouse the term includes (a) an adopted child, and (b) a