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§ 902. —  Regulations of Secretary of Defense.



[Laws in effect as of January 24, 2002]
[Document not affected by Public Laws enacted between
  January 24, 2002 and December 19, 2002]
[CITE: 20USC902]

 
                           TITLE 20--EDUCATION
 
       CHAPTER 25--PAY AND PERSONNEL PROGRAM FOR OVERSEAS TEACHERS
 
Sec. 902. Regulations of Secretary of Defense


(a) Employment, compensation, etc., of teachers

    Not later than the ninetieth day following July 17, 1959, the 
Secretary of Defense shall prescribe and issue regulations to carry out 
the purposes of this chapter. Such regulations shall govern--
        (1) the establishment of teaching positions;
        (2) the fixing of basic compensation for teachers and teaching 
    positions at rates equal to the average of the range of rates of 
    basic compensation for similar positions of a comparable level of 
    duties and responsibilities in urban school jurisdictions in the 
    United States of 100,000 or more population;
        (3) the entitlement of teachers to compensation;
        (4) the payment of compensation to teachers;
        (5) the appointment of teachers;
        (6) the conditions of employment of teachers;
        (7) the length of the school year or school years applicable to 
    teaching positions;
        (8) the leave system for teachers;
        (9) quarters, allowances, and additional compensation for 
    teachers; and
        (10) such other matters as may be relevant and appropriate to 
    the purposes of this chapter.

(b) Effective date of regulations

    The regulations prescribed and issued by the Secretary of Defense 
under subsection (a) of this section shall become effective on such date 
as the Secretary of Defense shall prescribe but not later than the 
ninetieth day following the date of issuance of such regulations.

(Pub. L. 86-91, Sec. 4, July 17, 1959, 73 Stat. 214; Pub. L. 89-391, 
Sec. 1(a), Apr. 14, 1966, 80 Stat. 117.)

                          Codification

    Section was formerly classified to section 2352 of Title 5 prior to 
the general revision and enactment of Title 5, Government Organization 
and Employees, by Pub. L. 89-554, Sec. 1, Sept. 6, 1966, 80 Stat. 378.


                               Amendments

    1966--Subsec. (a)(2). Pub. L. 89-391 substituted provisions for 
issuance of regulations to fix basic compensation for teachers and 
teaching positions at rates equal to the average of the range of rates 
of basic compensation for similar positions of a comparable level of 
duties and responsibilities in urban school jurisdictions in the United 
States of 100,000 or more population for former provisions fixing basic 
compensation for teaching positions in relation to rates of basic 
compensation for similar positions in the United States.


                    Effective Date of 1966 Amendment

    Section 2 of Pub. L. 89-391 provided that: ``The amendments made by 
the first section of this Act [amending this section and section 903 of 
this title] shall become effective on the first day of the first pay 
period which begins after the date of enactment of this Act [Apr. 14, 
1966].''

                  Section Referred to in Other Sections

    This section is referred to in sections 903, 904 of this title.



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