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§ 13-601. Brevet commissions

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, § 13-601
Formerly cited as MD CODE Art. 65, § 36
§ 13-601. Brevet commissions
Governor to confer grade
(a)(1) On the recommendation of the Adjutant General, the Governor may grant to an officer of the organized militia a brevet commission of the next higher grade than the regular commission held by the officer.
(2) The Governor may grant a brevet commission to an officer of the organized militia of a grade equal to the highest grade in which the officer previously served in the organized militia or in the United States Army, Navy, Marine Corps, Air Force, or Coast Guard.
Rights and privileges
(b) A brevet commission carries only the rights or privileges that are allowed in like cases in the military service of the United States.


Added as Public Safety § 13-605 by Acts 2003, c. 5, § 2, eff. Oct. 1, 2003. Renumbered as Public Safety § 13-601 by Acts 2009, c. 735, § 2, eff. Oct. 1, 2009.
MD Code, Public Safety, § 13-601, MD PUBLIC SAFETY § 13-601
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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