10 U.S. Code § 1042 - Copy of certificate of service

§ 1042.
Copy of certificate of service
A fee for a copy of a certificate showing service in the armed forces may not be charged to—
a person discharged or released from the armed forces honorably or under honorable conditions;
the next of kin of the person; or
a legal representative of the person.

Historical and Revision Notes

Revised section

Source (U.S. Code)

Source (Statutes at Large)



June 19, 1956, ch. 409, 70 Stat. 297.

The words “armed forces” are substituted for “Army, Navy, Air Force, Marine Corps, or Coast Guard” because of 10:101(4). The words “honorably or” are added for consistency with 10:1040.


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