§ 239 General provisions
§ 239a Determination of eligibility and benefits
§ 239b Smallpox vaccine injury table
§ 239c Medical benefits
§ 239d Compensation for lost employment income
§ 239e Payment for death
§ 239f Administration
§ 239g Authorization of appropriations
§ 239h Relationship to other laws

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

  • individual: shall include every infant member of the species homo sapiens who is born alive at any stage of development. See 1 USC 8
  • officer: includes any person authorized by law to perform the duties of the office. See 1 USC 1
  • possession: includes , among other possessions, Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands. See 42 USC 201
  • Secretary: means the Secretary of Health and Human Services. 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