As used in this subchapter–

Terms Used In 14 USC 3731

  • officer: includes any person authorized by law to perform the duties of the office. See 19 USC 2291

(1) “Reserve officer” means a commissioned officer in the Reserve, except an officer excluded by section 3732 of this title or a commissioned warrant officer; and

(2) “discharged” means released from an appointment as a Reserve officer.