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Book/Printed Material Amending the Articles of War to improve the administration of military justice, to provide for more effective appellate review, to insure the equalization of sentences, and for other purposes report (to accompany H.R. 2575)

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Title

  • Amending the Articles of War to improve the administration of military justice, to provide for more effective appellate review, to insure the equalization of sentences, and for other purposes report (to accompany H.R. 2575)

Summary

  • Known as H. Rep. No. 80-1034, this report accompanied the bill that became the 1948 Articles of War, commonly known as the Elston Act, Pub. L. No. 80-759, 62 Stat. 604 (1948). This report was issued on July 22, 1947, by the House Armed Services Committee, Chairman Charles Elston, after whom the final legislation was named.

Names

  • United States. Congress. House. Committee on Armed Services
  • Elston, Charles Henry, 1891-1980

Created / Published

  • [Washington : G.P.O., 1947]

Headings

  • -  Courts-martial and courts of inquiry--United States
  • -  Military law--United States

Notes

  • -  Title from PDF caption title (Military legal resources, viewed on Nov. 24, 2008).

Medium

  • 1 online resource (28 p.)

Call Number/Physical Location

  • KF7625

Digital Id

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 2011525288

OCLC Number

  • 276306655

Reproduction Number

  • frd00039
  • frd00186

Online Format

  • image
  • pdf

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Chicago citation style:

United States Congress. House. Committee On Armed Services, and Charles Henry Elston. Amending the Articles of War to improve the administration of military justice, to provide for more effective appellate review, to insure the equalization of sentences, and for other purposes report to accompany H.R. [Washington: G.P.O, 1947] Pdf. https://www.loc.gov/item/2011525288/.

APA citation style:

United States Congress. House. Committee On Armed Services & Elston, C. H. (1947) Amending the Articles of War to improve the administration of military justice, to provide for more effective appellate review, to insure the equalization of sentences, and for other purposes report to accompany H.R. [Washington: G.P.O] [Pdf] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2011525288/.

MLA citation style:

United States Congress. House. Committee On Armed Services, and Charles Henry Elston. Amending the Articles of War to improve the administration of military justice, to provide for more effective appellate review, to insure the equalization of sentences, and for other purposes report to accompany H.R. [Washington: G.P.O, 1947] Pdf. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2011525288/>.