10 U.S.C. § 919 - U.S. Code - Unannotated Title 10. Armed Forces § 919. Art. 119. Manslaughter

(a)  Any person subject to this chapter who, with an intent to kill or inflict great bodily harm, unlawfully kills a human being in the heat of sudden passion caused by adequate provocation is guilty of voluntary manslaughter and shall be punished as a court-martial may direct.

(b)  Any person subject to this chapter who, without an intent to kill or inflict great bodily harm, unlawfully kills a human being--

(1)  by culpable negligence;  or

(2)  while perpetrating or attempting to perpetrate an offense, other than those named in clause (4) of section 918 of this title (article 118), directly affecting the person;

is guilty of involuntary manslaughter and shall be punished as a court-martial may direct.


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