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H0051........................................................by MR. SPEAKER Requested by: Division of Military NATIONAL GUARD - Amends existing law to provide that the maximum age of enlisted personnel and commissioned officers of the Idaho National Guard shall be sixty years of age. 01/08 House intro - 1st rdg - to printing Rpt prt - to Transp
|||| LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF IDAHO |||| Fifty-sixth Legislature First Regular Session - 2001 IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES HOUSE BILL NO. 51 BY MR. SPEAKER Requested by: Division of Military 1 AN ACT 2 RELATING TO STATE MILITIA; AMENDING SECTION 46-103, IDAHO CODE, TO REDUCE THE 3 MAXIMUM AGE OF ENLISTED PERSONNEL AND TO REDUCE THE MAXIMUM AGE OF COMMIS- 4 SIONED OFFICERS. 5 Be It Enacted by the Legislature of the State of Idaho: 6 SECTION 1. That Section 46-103, Idaho Code, be, and the same is hereby 7 amended to read as follows: 8 46-103. STATE MILITIA -- DIVISION INTO CLASSES. The militia of the state 9 of Idaho shall be divided into three (3) classes, to wit: 10 The national guard, the organized militia, and the unorganized militia. 11 The national guard shall consist of enlisted personnel between the ages of 12 seventeen (17) years and sixty-four (64)sixty (60) years, organized and 13 equipped and armed as provided in the national defense act, and of commis- 14 sioned officers between the ages of eighteen (18) years and sixty-four (64)15 sixty (60) years, who shall be appointed and commissioned by the governor as 16 commander-in-chief, in conformity with the provisions of the national defense 17 act, the rules and regulations promulgated thereunder, and as authorized by 18 the provisions of this act. The organized militia shall include any portion of 19 the unorganized militia called into service by the governor, and not federally 20 recognized. The unorganized militia shall include all of the militia of the 21 state of Idaho not included in the national guard or the organized militia.
STATEMENT OF PURPOSE RS 10532 This proposal amends I.C. 46-103 to revise maximum age criteria for service in the national guard and brings this section into compliance with federal military law and practice. FISCAL IMPACT There is no fiscal impact from this proposal. CONTACT Name: John Norris Agency: Idaho Military Division Phone: 422-5471 Statement of Purpose/Fiscal Note H 51