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§ 13-502. Regulations

West's Annotated Code of MarylandPublic SafetyEffective: March 27, 2019

West's Annotated Code of Maryland
Public Safety (Refs & Annos)
Title 13. Militia (Refs & Annos)
Subtitle 5. Maryland Defense Force (Refs & Annos)
Effective: March 27, 2019
MD Code, Public Safety, § 13-502
Formerly cited as MD CODE Art. 65, § 62;  MD CODE Art. 65, § 63
§ 13-502. Regulations
In general
(a)(1) The Governor may adopt regulations to carry out this subtitle governing the enlistment, organization, administration, equipment, maintenance, training, and discipline of the Maryland Defense Force.
(2) The Governor may prescribe a uniform for the Maryland Defense Force.
Consistent with law governing National Guard
(b) As is practicable and desirable, regulations adopted under this section shall conform to applicable law and regulations that govern the National Guard, except those laws and regulations that apply to the National Guard when acting solely under Title 10 of the United States Code.
Gifts, donations, and gratuities prohibited
(c)(1) The regulations shall prohibit the Maryland Defense Force or a member of the Maryland Defense Force from accepting gifts, donations, gratuities, or anything of value from a person in exchange for specific and isolated services rendered by the Maryland Defense Force.
(2) This provision may not be interpreted otherwise to prohibit gifts, bequests, and the like from any individual or organization to the Maryland Defense Force or any foundation or the like established to support its activities.


Added by Acts 2003, c. 5, § 2, eff. Oct. 1, 2003. Amended by Acts 2009, c. 735, § 2, eff. Oct. 1, 2009; Acts 2019, c. 8, § 1, eff. March 27, 2019.
MD Code, Public Safety, § 13-502, MD PUBLIC SAFETY § 13-502
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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