10 U.S. Code § 8038 - Office of Air Force Reserve: appointment of Chief
2004—Subsec. (b)(4). Pub. L. 108–375 substituted “December 31, 2006” for “December 31, 2004”.
2002—Subsec. (b)(4). Pub. L. 107–314 substituted “December 31, 2004” for “October 1, 2003”.
2000—Subsec. (b). Pub. L. 106–398 amended subsec. (b) generally. Prior to amendment, subsec. (b) read as follows: “The President, by and with the advice and consent of the Senate, shall appoint the Chief of Air Force Reserve from officers of the Air Force Reserve not on active duty, or on active duty under section 10211 of this title, who—
“(1) have had at least 10 years of commissioned service in the Air Force;
“(2) are in grade of brigadier general and above; and
“(3) have been recommended by the Secretary of the Air Force.”
Subsec. (c). Pub. L. 106–398 amended subsec. (c) generally. Prior to amendment, subsec. (c) read as follows: “The Chief of Air Force Reserve holds office for four years, but may be removed for cause at any time. He is eligible to succeed himself. If he holds a lower reserve grade, he shall be appointed in the grade of major general for service in the Air Force Reserve. However, if selected in accordance with section 12505 of this title, he may be appointed in the grade of lieutenant general.”
1997—Subsec. (e). Pub. L. 105–85 struck out “(1)” before “The Chief of Air Force”.
1996—Subsecs. (d) to (f). Pub. L. 104–201 added subsecs. (d) to (f).
1994—Subsec. (b). Pub. L. 103–337 substituted “10211” for “265”.
1986—Subsec. (a). Pub. L. 99–433, § 522(g)(3), struck out the comma after “Chief of Staff”.
Amendment by Pub. L. 106–65 effective 60 days after Oct. 5, 1999, with special provision for an officer who is a covered position incumbent who is appointed under that amendment to the grade of lieutenant general or vice admiral, see section 554(g), (h) of Pub. L. 106–65, set out as a note under section 3038 of this title.
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