10 U.S. Code Subchapter VII - TRIAL PROCEDURE

Sec.

Art.

1 So in original. “Art.” probably should not appear.

836.

36.

President may prescribe rules.

837.

Art.1 37.

Command influence.

838.

38.

Duties of trial counsel and defense counsel.

839.

39.

Sessions.

840.

40.

Continuances.

841.

41.

Challenges.

842.

42.

Oaths.

843.

43.

Statute of limitations.

844.

44.

Former jeopardy.

845.

45.

Pleas of the accused.

846.

46.

Opportunity to obtain witnesses and other evidence in trials by court-martial.

847.

47.

Refusal of person not subject to chapter to appear, testify, or produce evidence.

848.

48.

Contempt.

849.

49.

Depositions.

850.

50.

Admissibility of sworn testimony from records of courts of inquiry.

850a.

50a.

Defense of lack of mental responsibility.

851.

51.

Voting and rulings.

852.

52.

Votes required for conviction, sentencing, and other matters.

853.

53.

Findings and sentencing.

853a.

53a.

Plea agreements.

854.

54.

Record of trial.

Amendments

2019—Pub. L. 116–92, div. A, title V, § 532(b), Dec. 20, 2019, 133 Stat. 1361, in item 837 substituted “Art. 37. Command influence” for “37. Unlawfully influencing action of court”.

2017—Pub. L. 115–91, div. A, title X, § 1081(d)(19)(A), Dec. 12, 2017, 131 Stat. 1601, made technical amendment to Pub. L. 114–328, § 5541(4). See 2016 Amendment note below.

2016—Pub. L. 114–328, div. E, title LXIII, § 5541(4), Dec. 23, 2016, 130 Stat. 2966, as amended by Pub. L. 115–91, div. A, title X, § 1081(d)(19)(A), Dec. 12, 2017, 131 Stat. 1601, added item 853a and substituted “Opportunity to obtain witnesses and other evidence in trials by court-martial” for “Opportunity to obtain witnesses and other evidence” in item 846, “Refusal of person not subject to chapter to appear, testify, or produce evidence” for “Refusal to appear or testify” in item 847, “Contempt” for “Contempts” in item 848, “Admissibility of sworn testimony from records of courts of inquiry” for “Admissibility of records of courts of inquiry” in item 850, “Votes required for conviction, sentencing, and other matters” for “Number of votes required” in item 852, and “Findings and sentencing” for “Court to announce action” in item 853.

1986—Pub. L. 99–661, div. A, title VIII, § 802(a)(2), Nov. 14, 1986, 100 Stat. 3906, added item 850a.