An officer of a uniformed service who is promoted to a grade above second lieutenant or ensign is entitled to the pay and allowances of the grade to which promoted on the effective date of the promotion.
37 U.S. Code § 1010 - Commissioned officers: promotions; effective date for pay and allowances
2006—Pub. L. 109–364 substituted “promotions” for “promotion” in section catchline.
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