PUBLIC LAW 96-584—DEC. 23, 1980 Public Law 96-584 96th Congress
94 STAT. 3377
An Act To amend title 10, United States Code, to provide greater flexibility for the Armed Forces in ordering Reserves to active duty, and for other purposes.
Dec. 23, 1980 [H.R. 7682]
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That subsection (e)Armed Forces of section 672 of title 10, United States Code, is amended to read as Reserves, active duty, follows: amendment. "(e) The period of time allowed between the date when a Reserve ordered to active duty (other than for training) is alerted for that duty and the date when the Reserve is required to enter upon that duty shall be determined by the Secretary concerned based upon military requirements at that time.". SEC. 2. Section 673b(c) of title 10, United States Code, is amended by striking out "50,000" and inserting in lieu thereof "100,000". SEC. 3. (a) Section 6(d)(1) of the Military Selective Service Act (50 U.S.C. App. 456(d)(1)) is amended by striking out "less than three months or in the fifth sentence. (b) The amendment made by subsection (a) shall apply only to 50 USC app. 456 persons ordered to active duty for training after the effective date of note. this Act. SEC. 4. Section 517 of title 10, United States Code, relating to the authorized daily average in enlisted members that may be on active duty in the grades of E-8 and E-9, is amended— (1) by inserting "(a)" before "Except"; (2) by adding the following new sentence: "In computing the limitations prescribed in the preceding sentence, there shall be excluded enlisted members of an armed force on active duty (other than for training) in connection with organizing, administering, recruiting, instructing, or training the reserve component of an armed force."; and (3) by adding the following new subsection: