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Any member of the armed forces who, without authority--
(1) fails to go to his appointed place of duty at the time prescribed;
(2) goes from that place; or
(3) absents himself or remains absent from his unit, organization, or place of duty at which he is required to be at the time prescribed;
shall be punished as a court-martial may direct.
Cite this article: FindLaw.com - 10 U.S.C. § 886 - U.S. Code - Unannotated Title 10. Armed Forces § 886. Art. 86. Absence without leave - last updated January 01, 2018 | https://codes.findlaw.com/us/title-10-armed-forces/10-usc-sect-886/
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