There are 146 Articles in the UCMJ. There are also sub-articles which total 12, nested within the UCMJ such as thefollowing example: Article 106 deals with "Spies", but Article 106a Deals with "Espionage". It would be moreaccurate to state a total of 158 Articles in the UCMJ (The 146 Articles + 12 Sub-articles = 158)
When was the UCMJ enacted?
1950, congress enacted the UCMJ, which was based upon and replaced the Articles of War, which had been around invarious forms since 1775
What is a Field Grade Article 15?
An article 15 imposed by an O4 or above
Who may impose an article 15?
Any commanding officer, including a warrant officer exercising command
What does the UCMJ establish?
It declares what conduct is a crime, establishes the various types of courts and sets forth the basic procedures to befollowed in the administration of military justice.
What are the three classifications of article 15s?
2. Company grade
3. Field grade
What form is used to record Summarized Article 15 proceedings?
DA Form 2627-1
What are articles 77 through 134 of the UCMJ known as?
What are 3 types of Court martial?
What are the maximum punishments that company commanders may impose?
14 Days extra duty
14 Days restriction
7 Days correctional custody (E3 and below)
7 Days forfeiture of pay1 Grade Reduction for E4 and belowOral or written letter of reprimand
Who is the highest military court?
The court of military appeals
Under what article is Non-judicial punishment imposed?