10 U.S. Code Chapter 5 - JOINT CHIEFS OF STAFF

Sec. 151. Joint Chiefs of Staff: composition; functions. 152. Chairman: appointment; grade and rank. 153. Chairman: functions. 154. Vice Chairman. 155. Joint Staff. 155a. Assistants to the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff for National Guard matters and Reserve matters. 156. Legal Counsel to the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff.
Prior Provisions

A prior chapter 5 related to Joint Chiefs of Staff, prior to the general revision of this chapter by Pub. L. 99–433, title II, § 201,Oct. 1, 1986, 100 Stat. 1004, consisted of sections 141 to 143 as follows:
Section 141, acts Aug. 10, 1956, ch. 1041, 70A Stat. 6; Aug. 6, 1958, Pub. L. 85–599, § 7, 72 Stat. 519; Sept. 7, 1962, Pub. L. 87–651, title II, § 204, 76 Stat. 519; Oct. 20, 1978, Pub. L. 95–485, title VIII, § 807, 92 Stat. 1622, provided for composition and functions of Joint Chiefs. See section 151 of this title.
Section 142, acts Aug. 10, 1956, ch. 1041, 70A Stat. 7; Sept. 7, 1962, Pub. L. 87–649, § 14c(1), 76 Stat. 501; Oct. 19, 1984, Pub. L. 98–525, title XIII, § 1301(b), 98 Stat. 2611, provided for appointment and duties of Chairman of Joint Chiefs. See sections 152 and 153 of this title.
Section 143, acts Aug. 10, 1956, ch. 1041, 70A Stat. 7; Aug. 6, 1958, Pub. L. 85–599, § 5(a), 72 Stat. 517; Oct. 19, 1984, Pub. L. 98–525, title XIII, § 1301(c), 98 Stat. 2611, provided for a Joint Staff. See section 155 of this title.
Amendments

2013—Pub. L. 112–239, div. A, title V, § 511(b),Jan. 2, 2013, 126 Stat. 1718, added item 155a.
2008—Pub. L. 110–417, [div. A], title X, § 1061(a)(2),Oct. 14, 2008, 122 Stat. 4612, inserted period at end of item 156.
Pub. L. 110–181, div. A, title V, § 543(e)(2),Jan. 28, 2008, 122 Stat. 115, added item 156.
1987—Pub. L. 100–180, div. A, title XIII, § 1314(b)(1)(B),Dec. 4, 1987, 101 Stat. 1175, substituted “grade and rank” for “rank” in item 152.
1986—Pub. L. 99–433, title II, § 201,Oct. 1, 1986, 100 Stat. 1005, amended chapter 5 heading and analysis generally, substituting items 151–155 for items 141–143.

 

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