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Section 32.1020

MICHIGAN CODE OF MILITARY JUSTICE OF 1980 (EXCERPT)
Act 523 of 1980


32.1020 Summary court-martial; jurisdiction; objection by accused; sentences.

Sec. 20.

  (1) A summary court-martial has jurisdiction to try a person subject to this code, except an officer, for an offense made punishable by this code.
  (2) A person shall not be tried by a summary court-martial if, before trial, the person objects to a summary court-martial. If objection to trial by summary court-martial is made by an accused, trial may be ordered by special or general court-martial, as appropriate.
  (3) A summary court-martial may sentence a person to a fine of not more than $25.00 for a single offense, to forfeiture of pay and allowances of not more than $25.00 for a single offense, to reduction of an enlisted member to an inferior grade, or to a combination of these punishments.


History: 1980, Act 523, Eff. Mar. 31, 1981


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