[USC02] 14 USC 2740: Insignia for additional awards
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14 USC 2740: Insignia for additional awards Text contains those laws in effect on October 14, 2019
From Title 14-COAST GUARDSUBTITLE II-PERSONNELCHAPTER 27-PAY, ALLOWANCES, AWARDS, AND OTHER RIGHTS AND BENEFITSSUBCHAPTER II-AWARDS

§2740. Insignia for additional awards

No more than one Coast Guard cross, distinguished service medal, silver star medal, distinguished flying cross, or one Coast Guard medal shall be issued to any one person; but for each succeeding deed or service sufficient to justify the awarding of a Coast Guard cross, distinguished service medal, silver star medal, distinguished flying cross, or Coast Guard medal, the President may award a suitable emblem or insignia to be worn with the decoration and a corresponding rosette or other device.

(Aug. 4, 1949, ch. 393, 63 Stat. 535 , §494; Aug. 10, 1956, ch. 1041, §13, 70A Stat. 624 ; Pub. L. 111–281, title II, §224(c)(1), Oct. 15, 2010, 124 Stat. 2922 ; Pub. L. 113–281, title II, §213, Dec. 18, 2014, 128 Stat. 3029 ; renumbered §2740, Pub. L. 115–282, title I, §116(b), Dec. 4, 2018, 132 Stat. 4226 .)

Historical and Revision Notes

This section is supplemental to the preceding sections dealing with the award of medals and regulates the award of additional medals of the same kind. It follows the established practice in all the armed forces (see title 34, U.S.C., 1946 ed., §358). 81st Congress, House Report No. 557.

Amendments

2018-Pub. L. 115–282 renumbered section 494 of this title as this section.

2014-Pub. L. 113–281 struck out "medal of honor," before "Coast Guard cross," in two places.

2010-Pub. L. 111–281 substituted "Coast Guard cross, distinguished service medal, silver star medal, distinguished flying cross," for "distinguished service medal, distinguished flying cross," in two places.

1956-Act Aug. 10, 1956, included the distinguished flying cross.