Delaware Laws - Title 20 Military and Civil Defense
Subchapter IV. Courts-Martial and Sentences

Sec. 154. Summary courts-martial. (248)(1-click HTML)

(a) A commander of any unit of the Delaware National Guard may be appropriate order convene a summary court-martial consisting of 1 officer. (249)

(b) A summary court-martial may impose a sentence of: (250)

(1) A fine of not more than the member's pay and allowances for 4 unit training assemblies. (251)

(2) Forfeiture of the member's pay and allowances for up to 4 unit training assemblies. (252)

(3) Reduction of any noncommissioned officer or enlisted person to any rank within the promotional authority of the appointing authority; or (253)

(4) Any combination of these punishments. (254)

(c) Any sentence imposed by a summary court-martial shall not become effective until acted upon by the convening authority. (255)

(Code 1915, Sec. 310C; 33 Del. Laws, c. 46, Sec. 1; Code 1935, Sec. 276; 20 Del. C. 1953, Sec. 154; 64 Del. Laws, c. 258, Sec. 1; 72 Del. Laws, c. 106, Sec. 13.) (256)


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