10 U.S. Code § 156 - Legal Counsel to the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff
2016—Subsecs. (c), (d). Pub. L. 114–328 redesignated subsec. (d) as (c) and struck out former subsec. (c). Prior to amendment, text of subsec. (c) read as follows: “An officer appointed to serve as Legal Counsel to the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff shall be appointed in the regular grade of brigadier general or rear admiral (lower half).”
2009—Subsec. (c). Pub. L. 111–84 substituted “be appointed in the regular” for “, while so serving, hold the”.
2008—Subsec. (d). Pub. L. 110–417 designated existing provisions as par. (1) and added par. (2).