Oregon Statutes - Chapter 398 - Military Justice - Section 398.274 - Initial review and action on trial record.

(1) After a trial by court-martial the record shall be forwarded to the convening authority, as reviewing authority, and action thereon may be taken by the person who convened the court, a commissioned officer commanding for the time being, a successor in command or by the Governor.

(2) The convening authority shall refer the record of each general court-martial to the State Judge Advocate, who shall submit a written opinion thereon to the convening authority. If the final action of the court has resulted in an acquittal of all charges and specifications, the opinion shall be limited to questions of jurisdiction. [1961 c.454 §§139,140]

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