0806. Relationship With Executive Officer
The commanding officer shall keep the executive officer informed of the commanding officer’s policies, and normally shall issue all orders relative to the duties of the command through the executive officer. Normally, the commanding officer shall require that all communications of an official nature from subordinate to the commanding officer be transmitted through the executive officer. Convening authorities, however, shall communicate directly with their staff judge advocates or legal officers in matters relating to the administration of military justice.