10 U.S. Code § 3965 - Restoration to former grade: retired warrant officers and enlisted members

Each retired warrant officer or enlisted member of the Army who has been advanced on the retired list to a higher commissioned grade under section 3964 of this title, and who applies to the Secretary of the Army within three months after his advancement, shall, if the Secretary approves, be restored on the retired list to his former warrant officer or enlisted status, as the case may be.


(Aug. 10, 1956, ch. 1041, 70A Stat. 231; Pub. L. 100–180, div. A, title V, § 512(d)(1),Dec. 4, 1987, 101 Stat. 1090; Pub. L. 100–456, div. A, title XII, § 1233(i)(1)(A),Sept. 29, 1988, 102 Stat. 2058.)

Historical and Revision Notes
Revised section Source (U.S. Code) Source (Statutes at Large)
3965 10:1006. June 29, 1948, ch. 708, § 204, 62 Stat. 1086.

The words “hereafter”, “rank or”, and “shall thereafter be deemed to be enlisted or warrant officer personnel, as appropriate, for all purposes” are omitted as surplusage. The words “three months from June 29, 1948” and “whichever is later” are omitted as executed.

1988—Pub. L. 100–456substituted “retired” for “regular” in section catchline.
1987—Pub. L. 100–180struck out “Regular” before “Army who”.

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