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§ 13-603. Resignation of officer

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 6. Officers (Refs & Annos)
Effective: October 1, 2009
MD Code, Public Safety, § 13-603
Formerly cited as MD CODE Art. 65, § 23
§ 13-603. Resignation of officer
Honorable discharge
(a) A commissioned officer of the organized militia tendering a resignation shall receive an honorable discharge if:
(1) the Governor accepts the resignation;
(2) the officer is not under arrest or returned to a military court for a deficiency or delinquency;
(3) the officer is not indebted to the State; and
(4) the accounts of the officer for money or public property are correct.
(b)(1) If the Governor accepts the resignation of an officer who, at the time of the resignation, is under arrest, under charges, or returned to a military court for an offense, deficiency, or delinquency, the officer shall:
(i) cease to be an officer; and
(ii) receive a discharge in a form that the Governor directs.
(2) An officer who resigns under paragraph (1) of this subsection is not eligible to receive a commission unless the officer:
(i) reenlists; and
(ii) performs at least 100% of duty in each year of the reenlistment for 2 successive years.


Added as Public Safety § 13-608 by Acts 2003, c. 5, § 2, eff. Oct. 1, 2003. Renumbered as Public Safety § 13-603 and amended by Acts 2009, c. 735, § 2, eff. Oct. 1, 2009.
MD Code, Public Safety, § 13-603, MD PUBLIC SAFETY § 13-603
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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