10 U.S. Code § 917 - Art. 117. Provoking speeches or gestures

Any person subject to this chapter who uses provoking or reproachful words or gestures towards any other person subject to this chapter shall be punished as a court-martial may direct.

(Aug. 10, 1956, ch. 1041, 70A Stat. 72.)

Historical and Revision Notes

Revised section

Source (U.S. Code)

Source (Statutes at Large)

917

50:711.

May 5, 1950, ch. 169, § 1 (Art. 117), 64 Stat. 139.