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Military Justice Disposition Delimitation Legislation in the 117th Congress [October 18, 2021]   [open pdf - 2MB]

From the Summary: "This report provides a framework for Congress to consider the three disposition delimitation proposals in the House and Senate FY2022 National Defense Authorization Act bills. The terms 'delimited disposition' and 'disposition delimitation' refer to any procedure that requires disposition authority for a specified offense to be transferred from a commanding officer to a judge advocate. The first section of this report includes a brief overview of the military criminal justice system, followed by a comparative analysis of the House and Senate proposals regarding delimited disposition. The final section of the report describes the legislative considerations for each proposal's approach to delimiting disposition."

Report Number:
CRS Report for Congress, R46940
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Date:
2021-10-18
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Public Domain
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Congressional Research Service: https://crsreports.congress.gov/
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