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§ 13-406. Compensation for militia ordered out for State active duty or training

West's Annotated Code of MarylandPublic SafetyEffective: October 1, 2009

West's Annotated Code of Maryland
Public Safety (Refs & Annos)
Title 13. Militia (Refs & Annos)
Subtitle 4. National Guard (Refs & Annos)
Effective: October 1, 2009
MD Code, Public Safety, § 13-406
Formerly cited as MD CODE Art. 65, § 32;  MD CODE Art. 65, § 33; MD Public Safety § 13-704
§ 13-406. Compensation for militia ordered out for State active duty or training
Scope of section
(a) This section:
(1) applies when the National Guard is ordered out for State active duty or training by the Governor or by the Governor's authority; and
(2) does not apply to the National Guard when ordered to duty incident to an order into the active military service of the United States.
Compensation for officers, warrant officers, and enlisted personnel
(b) Subject to subsection (d) of this section:
(1) an officer, warrant officer, and enlisted individual shall receive the same pay, including longevity pay, subsistence, per diem, and allowances, as an officer, warrant officer, and enlisted individual of like grade and length of service in the United States Army or Air Force; and
(2) an individual ordered to active duty other than for training shall be paid a daily rate of at least 12 times the hourly federal minimum wage in effect at the time of active duty.
Compensation for other personnel
(c) An enlisted individual who meets the qualifications that the Governor sets in small arms practice or for proficiency in the various duties of the branch or arm to which the individual belongs shall receive the following increase in pay of the individual's grade for 1 year beginning on the first January 1 after qualification:
(1) experts--20%;
(2) sharpshooters, gunners, drivers, and medical, first class--15%; and
(3) marksmen, gunners, drivers, and medical, second class--10%.
Reduction of pay
(d) On the recommendation of the Adjutant General, the Governor may reduce the rates of pay, including longevity pay and qualification pay under subsections (b) and (c) of this section.


Added as Public Safety § 13-704 by Acts 2003, c. 5, § 2, eff. Oct. 1, 2003. Renumbered as Public Safety § 13-406 and amended by Acts 2009, c. 735, § 2, eff. Oct. 1, 2009.
MD Code, Public Safety, § 13-406, MD PUBLIC SAFETY § 13-406
Current through legislation effective through June 1, 2022, from the 2022 Regular Session of the General Assembly. Some statute sections may be more current, see credits for details.
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