(1) Subject to ORS 398.104, summary courts-martial have jurisdiction to try persons other than officers for any offense made punishable by this chapter.
(2) A person with respect to whom summary courts-martial have jurisdiction may not be brought to trial before a summary court-martial if the person objects. If objection to trial by summary court-martial is made by an accused, trial may be ordered by special or general court-martial, as may be appropriate.
(3) A summary court-martial may impose the following punishments:
(a) For an enlisted member in a pay grade of E-4 or lower, reduction to the lowest or any intermediate pay grade and rank;
(b) For a noncommissioned officer, reduction to the next lower pay grade and rank;
(c) Forfeiture of pay and allowances during any period of confinement;
(d) Forfeiture of up to two-thirds of one month’s active duty base pay;
(e) A fine not exceeding $25 for each offense;
(f) Confinement not exceeding 30 days; or
(g) Any combination of these punishments. [1961 c.454 §97; 1975 c.719 §11; 1985 c.682 §19; 1999 c.157 §3; 2005 c.512 §14]Section: Previous 398.068 398.082 398.083 398.102 398.104 398.106 398.108 398.110 398.112 398.114 398.116 398.118 398.120 398.126 398.128 Next
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