The National Defense Act, Approved June 3, 1916, as Amended to January 1, 1945, Inclusive, with Related Acts and Notes

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U.S. Government Printing Office, 1945 - United States - 275 pages

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Page 82 - ... to leave of absence from their respective duties, without loss of pay or time, on all days of any parade or encampment ordered or authorized under the provisions of this act.
Page 105 - I, , do solemnly swear that I will support and defend the Constitution of the United States and the constitution of the State of , against all enemies, foreign and domestic; that I will bear true faith and allegiance to the same ; that I will obey the orders of the President of the United States and of the governor of the State...
Page 95 - The militia of the United States shall consist of all able-bodied male citizens of the United States and all other able-bodied males who have or shall have declared their Intention to become citizens of the United States...
Page 49 - ... determined by the Secretary of War or the Secretary of the Navy, as the case may be...
Page 98 - An Act for making further and more effectual provision for the national defense, and for other purposes", approved June 3, 1916 (39 Stat.
Page 137 - ... for the production of nitrates or other products needed for munitions of war and useful in the manufacture of fertilizers and other useful products.
Page 133 - ... such product or material as may be required, and any individual, firm, company, association, or corporation, or organized manufacturing industry, or the responsible head or heads thereof, failing to comply with the provisions of this section shall be deemed guilty of a felony, and upon conviction shall be punished by imprisonment for not more than three years and by a fine not exceeding $50,000.
Page 116 - The discipline (which includes training) of the National Guard shall conform to the system which is now or may hereafter be prescribed for the Regular Army, and the training shall be carried out by the several States, Territories, and the District of Columbia so as to conform to the provisions of this act.
Page 120 - States to call forth such number of the militia of the State, or States, most convenient to the place of danger, or scene of action, as he may judge necessary to repel such invasion, and to issue his orders for that purpose to such officer or officers of the militia as he shall think proper.
Page 119 - War may, upon the recommendation of the governor of any State or Territory or the commanding general of the National Guard of the District of Columbia...

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