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§ 13-208. Arrest and prohibition powers of commanding officers

West's Annotated Code of MarylandPublic Safety

West's Annotated Code of Maryland
Public Safety (Refs & Annos)
Title 13. Militia (Refs & Annos)
Subtitle 2. General Provisions (Refs & Annos)
MD Code, Public Safety, § 13-208
Formerly cited as MD CODE Art. 65, § 55
§ 13-208. Arrest and prohibition powers of commanding officers
Arrest powers
(a) During a time of duty, a commanding officer may arrest for the period of the time of duty an individual who:
(1) trespasses on a camp ground, parade ground, armory, or other place devoted to that duty;
(2) disrupts in any way the orderly discharge of duty by those under arms; or
(3) interrupts or prevents the passage of troops going to or returning from duty.
Prohibition powers
(b) A commanding officer may prohibit within the limits of a post, camp ground, place of encampment, parade, or drill that is under the command of the officer:
(1) the sale or use of alcoholic beverages;
(2) huckster or auction sales; and
(3) gambling.


Added by Acts 2003, c. 5, § 2, eff. Oct. 1, 2003.
MD Code, Public Safety, § 13-208, MD PUBLIC SAFETY § 13-208
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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