10 U.S. Code Part II - PERSONNEL

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Chap. Sec. [531. Repealed.] 533. Distribution in Grade 5441 535. Grade and Rank of Officers 5501 537. Enlistments 5531 539. Original Appointments 5571 [541. Repealed.] [543. Repealed.] 544. Temporary Appointments 5721 [545. Repealed.] [547. Repealed.] [549. Repealed.] 551. Officers in Command 5941 553. Special Assignments and Details 5981 555. Administration 6011 557. Rations 6081 559. Miscellaneous Prohibitions and Penalties 6111 561. Miscellaneous Rights and Benefits 6141 563. Hospitalization and Medical Care 6201 565. Bands 6221 567. Decorations and Awards 6241 569. Discharge of Enlisted Members 6291 571. Voluntary Retirement 6321 573. Involuntary Retirement, Separation, and Furlough 6371 575. Recall to Active Duty 6481 577. Death Benefits; Care of the Dead 6521
Amendments

1994—Pub. L. 103–337, div. A, title XVI, § 1673(a)(3),Oct. 5, 1994, 108 Stat. 3015, struck out items for chapters 531 “Strength of Naval Reserve and Marine Corps Reserve”, 541 “Running Mates for Reserve Officers”, and 549 “Reserve Promotions”.
1980—Pub. L. 96–513, title V, § 503(16),Dec. 12, 1980, 94 Stat. 2912, inserted “of Naval Reserve and Marine Corps Reserve” after “Strength” in item for chapter 531, inserted “for Reserve Officers” after “Running Mates” in item for chapter 541, struck out item for chapter 543 “Selection Boards”, added item for chapter 544, and struck out items for chapter 545 “Promotions” and for chapter 547 “Examinations for Promotion”.
1958—Pub. L. 85–861, § 1(134),Sept. 2, 1958, 72 Stat. 1507, added item for chapter 549.
Suspension of Certain Sections of Title 10 and Amendments to Officer Personnel Act of 1947

Act Aug. 10, 1956, ch. 1041, § 48, 70A Stat. 639, as amended by Pub. L. 109–163, div. A, title V, § 515(h),Jan. 6, 2006, 119 Stat. 3237, provided that:
“Sec. 48. (a) Except as they may apply to women officers of the Regular Navy or the Regular Marine Corps appointed under section 5590 of title 10, United States Code, enacted by section 1 of this Act, the following sections of title 10 cease to operate whenever the number of male officers serving on active duty in the grade of ensign or above in the line of the Navy does not exceed the number of male officers holding permanent appointments in the grade of ensign or above on the active list in the line of the Regular Navy: Sections 5505, 5508, 5596, 5651–5663, 5701–5703, 5705–5711, 5751, 5753–5759, 5761, 5762, 5764–5770, 5785, 5786, 5791, 6371–6384, 6386, 6407.
“(b) For the purposes of subsection (a), the following officers may not be considered officers serving on active duty:
“(1) Retired officers.
“(2) Officers of the Navy Reserve assigned to active duty for training.
“(3) Officers of the Navy Reserve ordered to active duty in connection with organizing, administering, recruiting, instructing, or drilling the Navy Reserve or the Marine Corps Reserve.
“(4) Officers of the Navy Reserve ordered to temporary active duty for the purpose of prosecuting special work.
“(c) Title IV of the Officer Personnel Act of 1947 (61 Stat. 869), as amended, is amended by adding the following new section at the end thereof:
“[Sec. 437. Repealed. Pub. L. 104–106, div. A, title XV, § 1505(a),Feb. 10, 1996, 110 Stat. 514.]”

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10 USCDescription of ChangeSession YearPublic LawStatutes at Large
§ 5983nt new2012112-239 [Sec.] 404126 Stat. 1708
§ 62472013113-66 [Sec.] 561(b)127 Stat. 766
§ 63232012112-239 [Sec.] 1076(e)(6)126 Stat. 1951
§ 63232012112-239 [Sec.] 505(b)126 Stat. 1715

 

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