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Part Two The Mississippi Constitution and Commentary, Article IX

From: The Mississippi State Constitution (2nd Edition)

John W. Winkle III

From: Oxford Constitutions (http://oxcon.ouplaw.com). (c) Oxford University Press, 2021. All Rights Reserved.date: 07 May 2021

All able-bodied male citizens of the state between the ages of eighteen and forty-five years shall be liable to military duty in the militia of this state, in such manner as the legislature may provide. See the commentary following section 222. The legislature shall provide for the organizing, arming, equipping, and discipline of the militia, and for paying the same when called into active service. See the commentary following section 222. All officers of militia, except non-commissioned officers, shall be appointed by the governor, by and with the consent of the...
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