10 U.S. Code § 3067 - Army Medical Department

There is an Army Medical Department in the Army. The Army Medical Department consists of—
(1) the Surgeon General;
(2) the Assistant Surgeons General;
(3) the Medical Corps;
(4) the Dental Corps;
(5) the Veterinary Corps;
(6) the Medical Service Corps;
(7) the Army Nurse Corps; and
(8) the Army Medical Specialist Corps.


(Aug. 10, 1956, ch. 1041, 70A Stat. 168; Pub. L. 85–861, § 1(60),Sept. 2, 1958, 72 Stat. 1462; Pub. L. 90–329, June 4, 1968, 82 Stat. 170.)

Historical and Revision Notes 1956 Act
Revised section Source (U.S. Code) Source (Statutes at Large)
3067 10:81–1 (less last sentence). June 28, 1950, ch. 383, § 307 (less last sentence), 64 Stat. 270.

The words “authorized by sections 21f and 21h, respectively, of this title” are omitted as surplusage. 10:81–1 (2d sentence) is omitted as covered by section 3064 of this title.

1958 Act
Revised section Source (U.S. Code) Source (Statutes at Large)
3067(8) 10 App.:81–1. Aug. 9, 1955, ch. 654, § 3(a), 69 Stat. 579.


1968—Pub. L. 90–329substituted “Army Medical Department” for “Army Medical Service”.
1958—Pub. L. 85–861substituted “Army Medical Specialist Corps” for “Women’s Medical Specialist Corps” in cl. (8).
Augmentation of Army Medical Department by Detailing Reserve Officers of Public Health Service

Pub. L. 106–398, § 1 [[div. A], title VII, § 755(a), (b)], Oct. 30, 2000, 114 Stat. 1654, 1654A–197, provided that:
“(a) Authority.—The Secretary of the Army and the Secretary of Health and Human Services may jointly conduct a program to augment the Army Medical Department by exercising any authorities provided to those officials in law for the detailing of reserve commissioned officers of the Public Health Service not in an active status to the Army Medical Department for that purpose.
“(b) Agreement.—The Secretary of the Army and the Secretary of Health and Human Services shall enter into an agreement governing any program conducted under subsection (a).”

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