§ 202 Administration and supervision of Service
§ 203 Organization of Service
§ 204 Commissioned Corps and Ready Reserve Corps
§ 204a Deployment readiness
§ 205 Appointment and tenure of office of Surgeon General; reversion in rank
§ 206 Assignment of officers
§ 207 Grades, ranks, and titles of commissioned corps
§ 209 Appointment of personnel
§ 209d Appointment of osteopaths as commissioned officers
§ 210 Pay and allowances
§ 210-1 Annual and sick leave
§ 210b Professional categories
§ 211 Promotion of commissioned officers
§ 211c Promotion credit for medical officers in assistant grade
§ 212 Retirement of commissioned officers
§ 213 Military benefits
§ 213a Rights, benefits, privileges, and immunities for commissioned officers or beneficiaries; exercise of authority by Secretary or designee
§ 214 Presentation of United States flag upon retirement
§ 215 Detail of Service personnel
§ 216 Regulations
§ 217 Use of Service in time of war or emergency
§ 217a Advisory councils or committees
§ 217a-1 Advisory committees; prohibition of consideration of political affiliations
§ 217b Volunteer services
§ 218 National Advisory Councils on Migrant Health
§ 218a Training of officers
§ 231 Service and supply fund; uses; reimbursement
§ 232 National Institute of Mental Health; authorization of appropriation; construction; location
§ 233 Civil actions or proceedings against commissioned officers or employees
§ 235 Administration of grants in multigrant projects; promulgation of regulations
§ 236 Orphan Products Board
§ 237 Silvio O. Conte Senior Biomedical Research Service
§ 237a Health and Human Services Office on Women’s Health

Terms Used In U.S. Code > Title 42 > Chapter 6A > Subchapter I > Part A

  • executive department: means any executive department, agency, or independent establishment of the United States or any corporation wholly owned by the United States. See 42 USC 201
  • individual: shall include every infant member of the species homo sapiens who is born alive at any stage of development. See 1 USC 8
  • oath: includes affirmation, and "sworn" includes affirmed. See 1 USC 1
  • officer: includes any person authorized by law to perform the duties of the office. See 1 USC 1
  • Secretary: means the Secretary of Health and Human Services. See 42 USC 201
  • Service: means the Public Health Service. See 42 USC 201
  • State: includes , in addition to the several States, only the District of Columbia, Guam, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, the Northern Mariana Islands, the Virgin Islands, American Samoa, and the Trust Territory of the Pacific Islands. See 42 USC 201
  • State mental health authority: means the State health authority, except that, in the case of any State in which there is a single State agency, other than the State health authority, charged with responsibility for administering the mental health program of the State, it means such other State agency. See 42 USC 201
  • Surgeon General: means the Surgeon General of the Public Health Service. See 42 USC 201
  • uniformed service: means the Army, Navy, Air Force, Marine Corps, Coast Guard, Public Health Service, or National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. See 42 USC 201
  • writing: includes printing and typewriting and reproductions of visual symbols by photographing, multigraphing, mimeographing, manifolding, or otherwise. See 1 USC 1