Jump to Content Jump to Main Navigation

Part two The Nevada Constitution and Commentary, Article 12

From: The Nevada State Constitution (2nd Edition)

Michael W. Bowers

From: Oxford Constitutions (http://oxcon.ouplaw.com). (c) Oxford University Press, 2021. All Rights Reserved.date: 13 June 2021

The Legislature shall provide by law for organizing and disciplining the Militia of this State, for the effectual encouragement of Volunteer Corps and the safe keeping of the public Arms. The Governor shall have power to call out the Militia to execute the laws of the State or to suppress insurrection or repel invasion. Following the federal lead, Nevada provides for civilian control over the military (see Article 1, section 11) by making the legislature responsible for the organization of the state militia, with the governor acting as commander in chief (see...
Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.