Finding the law: Army in the U.S. Code

A collection of general and permanent laws relating to army, passed by the United States Congress, are organized by subject matter arrangements in the United States Code (U.S.C.; this label examines army topics), to make them easy to use (usually, organized by legal areas into Titles, Chapters and Sections). The platform provides introductory material to the U.S. Code, and cross references to case law. View the U.S. Code’s table of contents here.


In Legislation

Army in the U.S. Code: Title 10, Subtitle B

The current, permanent, in-force federal laws regulating army are compiled in the United States Code under Title 10, Subtitle B. It constitutes “prima facie” evidence of statutes relating to Army (including army) of the United States. The reader can further narrow his/her legal research of the general topic (in this case, Army Organization of the US Code, including army) by chapter and subchapter.