[Federal Register Volume 78, Number 11 (Wednesday, January 16, 2013)]
[Rules and Regulations]
[Pages 3325-3326]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2013-00813]



Office of the Secretary

32 CFR Part 18

Appointing Authority for Military Commissions

AGENCY: Department of Defense.

ACTION: Final rule.


SUMMARY: This final rule removes 32 CFR part 18 concerning the 
Appointing Authority for Military Commissions. This rule pertains to a 
military function of the United States and is exempt from rulemaking 
requirements. Previously, this rule was published for informational 
purposes only. As a result of the enactment of Military Commissions Act 
of 2009, the Deputy Secretary's issuance of the Regulation for Trial by 
Military Commissions on November 6, 2011, and his cancellation of DoD 
Directive 5105.70, ``Appointing Authority for Military Commissions,'' 
this regulation is no longer required.

DATES: Effective Date: This rule is effective January 16, 2013.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Patricia Toppings, 571-372-0485.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: For additional information on Military 
Commissions, see Military Commissions Act of 2009.

List of Subjects in 32 CFR Part 18

    Military law.


Accordingly, by the authority of 5 U.S.C. 301, 32 CFR part 18 is 

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    Dated: January 10, 2013.
Morgan F. Park,
Alternate OSD Federal Register Liaison Officer, Department of Defense.
[FR Doc. 2013-00813 Filed 1-15-13; 8:45 am]