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Section 13. Militia; standing armies; military subordinate to civil power.That a well regulated militia, composed of the body of the people, trained to arms, is the proper, natural, and safe defense of a free state, therefore, the right of the people to keep and bear arms shall not be infringed; that standing armies, in time of peace, should be avoided as dangerous to liberty; and that in all cases the military should be under strict subordination to, and governed by, the civil power.
§ 44-1. Composition of militia.The militia of the Commonwealth of Virginia shall consist of all able-bodied citizens of this Commonwealth and all other able-bodied persons resident in this Commonwealth who have declared their intention to become citizens of the United States, who are at least sixteen years of age and, except as hereinafter provided, not more than fifty-five years of age. The militia shall be divided into four classes, the National Guard, which includes the Army National Guard and the Air National Guard, the Virginia State Defense Force, the naval militia, and the unorganized militia
.§ 44-4. Composition of unorganized militia.The unorganized militia shall consist of all able-bodied persons as set out in § 44-1, except such as may be included in §§ 44-2, 44-3, and 44-54.6, and except such as may be exempted as hereinafter provided.
§ 44-75.2. Militia training duty.Subject to the direction and orders of the Governor, the Adjutant General shall provide for the training and administration of the National Guard and the State Defense Force and shall require the members of the National Guard and the State Defense Force to attend such training when scheduled. Members of the National Guard may assist on an unpaid, volunteer basis in the training and administration of the State Defense Force. Whether training in a paid or unpaid status, members of the National Guard and State Defense Force shall at all times be subject to the orders of their respective commanders.
Section 7. Executive and administrative powers.The Governor shall take care that the laws be faithfully executed.The Governor shall be commander-in-chief of the armed forces of the Commonwealth and shall have power to embody such forces to repel invasion, suppress insurrection, and enforce the execution of the laws…………http://legis.state.va.us/laws/search/constitution.htm
Guys, This is for people about 100 miles or no longer then a 2 hour drive. This is a big state,and I don't want my guys driving too far.Gas and time are costly .People in this area can contact…Continue
Started by Charles Richardson Giese. Last reply by Norton Campbell Apr 23.
If everyone could reply to this it would be good to make a roster from both MMM and WRAM so we have exact numbers so if i may ask reply with-First name last initial-location-prior experienceill start…Continue
Started by Joshua Clark. Last reply by Robert P Burnett Apr 16.
Let's meet together to discuss current events. Maybe even give a class or two.Continue
Started by Jake Sully. Last reply by Wesley Brown Apr 16.
Joseph Cavanaugh has agreed to be the NOVA coordinator and spearhead the organization of that group. This is a big commitment on Joe's part. He has stepped up to the challenge. Will you?If you are in…Continue
Started by Sam Adams (Va. State Admin.). Last reply by Robert P Burnett Apr 12.
Our Roll Call - Check In list got deleted in the attack. We need to reconstruct it.Please check in in the following format, so we can assess our resources:NameGeneral Location - County, or town…Continue
Started by Sam Adams (Va. State Admin.). Last reply by Chris Mathews Mar 18.
Welcome!I am (Jeremiah) and am the acting C.O. for the area listed above.Charlie (comm officer) and I need a list of fellow patriots in this A.O. and will then help coordinate local contacts.Please…Continue
Started by Jeremiah. Last reply by Talmadge B Williams Jr Feb 28.
OK Patriots, Regions have been created, and we have Regional Coordinators for all Regions except the Southwest. There are no set boundaries for these sectors - this is Phase-1 of organization. We can…Continue
Started by Sam Adams (Va. State Admin.). Last reply by C. Ian Thacker Jan 30.