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The Military Justice Act of 1983

The Military Justice Act of 1983 (Pub. L. No. 98-209, 97 Stat. 1393) became law on December 6, 1983 and took effect on August 1, 1984. Iowa Senator Roger W. Jepsen sponsored the bill (S. 974) that became this major amendment to the Uniform Code of Military Justice (Act of June 24, 1948, ch. 625, tit. II, § 203, 62 Stat. 604, 628). Various related documents and supporting materials constituting major components of the legislative history of Public Law 98-209 are linked below.

For more information on the UCMJ Legislative History project, of which these documents are only one part, and the project sponsor, the U.S. Army Judge Advocate General’s Legal Center & School Library External Link, visit the main UCMJ page.


   
OCLC Number
The Military Justice Act of 1983
277041796
277044641
277047269
311143521
311117887
311143559
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