ABSTRACT

Constitutional Charter of the Guard   [open pdf - 28KB]

"The Army National Guard's charter is the Constitution of the United States. Article I, Section 8 of the U.S. Constitution contains a series of "militia clauses," vesting distinct authority and responsibilities in the federal government and the state governments. These clauses and follow-on legislation have sculpted the Guard as you see it today. Here are summaries that will help you understand how the Guard came to be what it is today."

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Army National Guard: http://www.arng.army.mil
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