§ 3021 Original appointments
§ 3022 Personnel boards
§ 3023 Promotion of ensigns to grade of lieutenant (junior grade)
§ 3024 Promotion by selection to permanent grades above lieutenant (junior grade)
§ 3025 Length of service for promotion purposes
§ 3026 Appointments and promotions to permanent grades
§ 3027 General qualification of officers for promotion to higher permanent grade
§ 3028 Positions of importance and responsibility
§ 3029 Temporary appointments and promotions generally
§ 3030 Temporary appointment or advancement of commissioned officers in time of war or national emergency
§ 3031 Pay and allowances; date of acceptance of promotion
§ 3032 Service credit as deck officer or junior engineer for promotion purposes
§ 3033 Suspension during war or emergency

Terms Used In U.S. Code > Title 33 > Chapter 43 > Subchapter II

  • Jurisdiction: (1) The legal authority of a court to hear and decide a case. Concurrent jurisdiction exists when two courts have simultaneous responsibility for the same case. (2) The geographic area over which the court has authority to decide cases.
  • oath: includes affirmation, and "sworn" includes affirmed. See 1 USC 1
  • Oath: A promise to tell the truth.
  • officer: includes any person authorized by law to perform the duties of the office. See 1 USC 1
  • Oversight: Committee review of the activities of a Federal agency or program.
  • vessel: includes every description of watercraft or other artificial contrivance used, or capable of being used, as a means of transportation on water. See 1 USC 3