29A.26  State headquarters and detachment.

The number and grade of officers and enlisted personnel in the state headquarters and headquarters detachment shall be as prescribed by federal law and regulations, but in case of war, invasion, insurrection, riot or imminent danger thereof, the governor may temporarily increase such force to meet such emergency.

All officers appointed to the state headquarters and headquarters detachment shall have had previous military experience and shall hold their positions until they shall have reached the age of retirement herein provided, unless retired prior to that time by reason of resignation, disability, or for cause to be determined by an efficiency board or a court-martial, as the exigencies of the case may warrant, legally convened for that purpose, and vacancies among said officers shall be filled by appointment from the officers of the national guard.

Section History: Early form

  [C51, § 624, 626-628; R60, § 1005, 1007-1009; C73, § 1047, 1048; C97, § 2176-2180; S13, § 2215-f10; C24, 27, 31, § 441; C35, § 467-f23; C39, § 467.23; C46, 50, § 29.23; C54, 58, 62, § 29.26; C66, 71, 73, 75, 77, 79, 81, § 29A.26]

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