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USCode 2011 Title 10 Chap13 - The militia of the United States consists of all able-bodied males at least 17 years of age and, except as provided in section 313 of title 32, under 45 years of age who are, or who have made a declaration of intention to become, citizens of the United States and of female citizens of the United States who are members of the National Guard.
TITLE 51 - MILITARY AFFAIRS - The Governor of this Commonwealth as Commander-in-Chief shall have the powers enumerated hereafter in this title over the Pennsylvania military forces which includes the Pennsylvania National Guard when not absent from this Commonwealth on the call or order of the United States and the Pennsylvania Guard when formed, organized and equipped under order from the Governor in conformity with this title.
Emergency Power and the Militia Acts - Terrorist cells in Brooklyn carry out an escalating series of terrorist attacks on New York City over the course of several weeks. After the third such attack, which destroys the FBI?s New York headquarters and kills hundreds, the President declares a state of martial law in Brooklyn, imposes a curfew, rounds up individuals of Middle Eastern descent, and subjects the borough?s two-million-plus residents to harsh, restrictive military rule?including the torture of several suspects?until the remaining cells are hunted down and destroyed.
The Militia Act Of 1903 - On January 21st, 1903, there was passed by Congress and approved by the President a law which, by adding greatly to the defensive power of the Eepublic, is destined to have a far-reaching effect on the future of the United States. By this law the National Government gains certain advantages which may be briefly summarized as follows : First: A great improvement in the efficiency of the National Guard, which will result as a consequence of governmental super vision and aid, better arms and equipment, and more thorough training.