2016 US Code
Title 10 - Armed Forces
Subtitle E - Reserve Components
Part II - Personnel Generally
Chapter 1223 - Retired Pay for Non-Regular Service
Sec. 12740 - Eligibility: denial upon certain punitive discharges or dismissals

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Citation 10 U.S.C. § 12740 (2016)
Section Name §12740. Eligibility: denial upon certain punitive discharges or dismissals
Section Text

A person who—

(1) is convicted of an offense under the Uniform Code of Military Justice (chapter 47 of this title) and whose sentence includes death; or

(2) is separated pursuant to sentence of a court-martial with a dishonorable discharge, a bad conduct discharge, or (in the case of an officer) a dismissal,


is not eligible for retired pay under this chapter.

Source Credit

(Added Pub. L. 104–106, div. A, title VI, §632(a)(1), Feb. 10, 1996, 110 Stat. 365.)

Editorial Notes EFFECTIVE DATE

Pub. L. 104–106, div. A, title VI, §632(b), Feb. 10, 1996, 110 Stat. 365, provided that: "Section 12740 of title 10, United States Code, as added by subsection (a), shall apply with respect to court-martial sentences adjudged after the date of the enactment of this Act [Feb. 10, 1996]."

Publication Title United States Code, 2012 Edition, Supplement 4, Title 10 - ARMED FORCES
Category Bills and Statutes
Collection United States Code
SuDoc Class Number Y 1.2/5:
Contained Within Title 10 - ARMED FORCES
Subtitle E - Reserve Components
PART II - PERSONNEL GENERALLY
CHAPTER 1223 - RETIRED PAY FOR NON-REGULAR SERVICE
Sec. 12740 - Eligibility: denial upon certain punitive discharges or dismissals
Contains section 12740
Date 2016
Laws In Effect As Of Date January 6, 2017
Positive Law Yes
Disposition standard
Statutes at Large References 110 Stat. 365
Public Law References Public Law 104-106
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