10 U.S. Code Subchapter VIII - SENTENCES

Sec.

Art.

855.

55.

Cruel and unusual punishments prohibited.

856.

56.

Maximum and minimum limits.

856a.

56a.

Sentence of confinement for life without eligibility for parole.

857.

57.

Effective date of sentences.

857a.

57a.

Deferment of sentences.

858.

58.

Execution of confinement.

858a.

58a.

Sentences: reduction in enlisted grade upon approval.

858b.

58b.

Sentences: forfeiture of pay and allowances during confinement.

Amendments

2013—Pub. L. 113–66, div. A, title XVII, § 1705(a)(2)(B), Dec. 26, 2013, 127 Stat. 959, substituted “Maximum and minimum limits” for “Maximum limits” in item 856.

1997—Pub. L. 105–85, div. A, title V, § 581(a)(2), Nov. 18, 1997, 111 Stat. 1760, added item 856a.

1996—Pub. L. 104–106, div. A, title XI, §§ 1122(a)(2), 1123(b), Feb. 10, 1996, 110 Stat. 463, 464, added items 857a and 858b.

1960—Pub. L. 86–633, § 1(2), July 12, 1960, 74 Stat. 468, added item 858a.

 

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