Accession Number:

ADA361197

Title:

Manual for Courts-Martial United States 1998 Edition.

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1998-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

849.0

Abstract:

The Manual for Courts-Martial MCM, United States 1998 Edition updates the MCM, 1995 Edition. It is a complete reprinting and incorporates the MCM 1995 Edition and the 1998 amendments to the MCM Executive Order EO 13086. The EO is contained in Appendix 25. The MCM 1998 Edition differs from the MCM 1995 Edition in that it contains the 1998 amendments to the Manual. It implements amendments to the Uniform Code of Military Justice UCMJ made by the National Defense Authorization Acts for Fiscal Years FY 1996, 1997, and 1998. The FY 1996 Act amended UCMJ Articles 1, 2, 32, 47, 57, 60, 62, 66, 95, 120, and 137, and created UCMJ Articles 57a, 58b, and 76b. The FY 1997 Act amended UCMJ Articles 58b and 143. The FY 1998 Act created UCMJ Article 56a and amended Articles 58b and 143. The 1998 amendments also include changes made by the President to the Rules for Courts-Martial, Military Rules of Evidence, and Punitive Articles.

Subject Categories:

  • Sociology and Law

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE