1 March 1929 c. 438 45 Stat. 1436

CHAP. 438.- An Act To amend the Act of March 3, 1915, granting double pension for disability from aviation duty, Navy or Marine Corps, by inserting the word “Army”, so as to read: “Army, Navy, and Marine Corps.”

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the Act of March 3, 1915, granting double pension for disability from aviation duty, Navy or Marine Corps, be amended be inserting the word “Army”, so as to read: “In all cases where an officer or enlisted man of the Army, Navy, or Marine Corps is disabled, by reason of any injury received or disease contracted in line of duty, the result of an aviation accident received while employed in actual flight in or in handling aircraft, the amount of pension allowed shall be double that authorized to be paid should death or the disability have occurred by reason of an injury received or disease contracted in line of duty not the result of an aviation accident.”

Approved, March 1, 1929.

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