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§ 13-101. Definitions

West's Annotated Code of MarylandPublic SafetyEffective: October 1, 2016

West's Annotated Code of Maryland
Public Safety (Refs & Annos)
Title 13. Militia (Refs & Annos)
Subtitle 1. Definitions (Refs & Annos)
Effective: October 1, 2016
MD Code, Public Safety, § 13-101
Formerly cited as MD CODE Art. 65, § 8;  MD CODE Art. 65, § 15;  MD CODE Art. 65, § 62
§ 13-101. Definitions
In general
(a) In this title the following words have the meanings indicated.
(b) “Department” means the Military Department.
Maryland Defense Force
(c) “Maryland Defense Force” means the military force established under Subtitle 5 of this title.
National Guard
(d) “National Guard” means the Maryland Army National Guard and Maryland Air National Guard.
State active duty
(e)(1) “State active duty” means military duty performed in service of the State by a unit or member of the militia under orders issued by the Governor under Article II, § 8 of the Maryland Constitution or § 13-702 of this title.
(2) Unless the Governor specifically provides otherwise, “State active duty” does not include drill periods, preparation for drill periods, annual training, or other equivalent training or duty conducted under orders issued under Title 10 or Title 32 of the United States Code.


Added by Acts 2003, c. 5, § 2, eff. Oct. 1, 2003. Amended by Acts 2016, c. 62, § 1, eff. Oct. 1, 2016.
MD Code, Public Safety, § 13-101, MD PUBLIC SAFETY § 13-101
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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