10 U.S. Code § 5943 - Naval shipyards

Commanders of naval shipyards may be selected by the President from officers of the Navy not below the grade of commander.


(Aug. 10, 1956, ch. 1041, 70A Stat. 371.)

Historical and Revision Notes
Revised section Source (U.S. Code) Source (Statutes at Large)
5943 34 U.S.C. 501. R.S. 1542.

The words “Commanders of naval shipyards” are substituted for the words “commandants of the several navy yards” to conform to present terminology. The words “of the Navy” are inserted for clarity.

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