ABSTRACT

Executive Order 12396: Defense Officer Personnel Management   [open pdf - 161KB]

Alternate Title: EO 12396: Defense Officer Personnel Management

This executive order delegates certain functions to the Secretary of Defense, which concern the appointment, promotion, and retirement of commissioned officers. "The authority delegated to the Secretary of Defense by this Order may be redelegated to the Deputy Secretary of Defense, any of the Assistant Secretaries of Defense, and to any of the Secretaries of the military departments who may further subdelegate such authority to subordinates who are appointed to their office by the President with the advice and consent of the Senate."

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Executive Order 12396; EO 12396
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1982-12-09
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Public Domain
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