(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]Section: Previous 398.238 398.252 398.254 398.256 398.258 398.260 398.272 398.274 398.276 398.278 398.280 398.282 398.284 398.286 398.288 Next
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