10 U.S. Code § 7015 - Under Secretary of the Army

There is an Under Secretary of the Army, appointed from civilian life by the President, by and with the advice and consent of the Senate.
The Under Secretary shall perform such duties and exercise such powers as the Secretary of the Army may prescribe.
Prior Provisions

Provisions similar to those in this section were contained in section 3013 of this title prior to enactment of Pub. L. 99–433.


2018—Pub. L. 115–232 renumbered section 3015 of this title as this section.

Effective Date of 2018 Amendment

Amendment by Pub. L. 115–232 effective Feb. 1, 2019, with provision for the coordination of amendments and special rule for certain redesignations, see section 800 of Pub. L. 115–232, set out as a note preceding section 3001 of this title.

Order of Succession

For order of succession in event of death, permanent disability, or resignation of Secretary of the Army, see Ex. Ord. No. 12908, Apr. 22, 1994, 59 F.R. 21907, listed in a table under section 3345 of Title 5, Government Organization and Employees.