In subsection (a), 32:68 (last sentence) is omitted as surplusage, since positive provisions relating to the assignment or detail of retired officers to that duty are covered by section
. The words “of the active list”, in 32:68, are omitted for the same reason. The words “so detailed” are substituted for the words “detailed under section
68 of this title”, in 32:69. The words “relative or lineal”, in 32:69, are omitted as surplusage.
2006—Pub. L. 109–163
substituted “State, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, the District of Columbia, Guam, and the Virgin Islands” for “State and Territory, Puerto Rico, and the District of Columbia” wherever appearing.
1988—Subsecs. (a), (b). Pub. L. 100–456
struck out “the Canal Zone,” after “Puerto Rico,”.
Delegation of Functions and Authority Under Sections 315 and 325 of Title 32, United States Code
Memorandum of President of the United States, Apr. 14, 2011, 76
By the authority vested in me as President by the Constitution and the laws of the United States of America, including section
, United States Code, I hereby delegate to you: (a) the functions and authority of the President contained in section
, United States Code, to permit a commissioned officer of the Regular Army or Regular Air Force to accept a commission in the Army National Guard or the Air National Guard, as the case may be, terminable at your discretion, without prejudicing his or her rank and without vacating his or her regular appointment; and (b) the functions and authority of the President contained in section
, United States Code, to authorize the service of an officer of the Army National Guard or the Air National Guard on active duty without relieving that officer from duty in the National Guard of his or her State, or of the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, Guam, or the United States Virgin Islands, or the District of Columbia and to give such authorization in advance for the purpose of establishing the succession of command of a unit.
This delegation of functions and authority supersedes and replaces the July 23, 2004, delegation to the Secretary of Defense of the functions and authority of the President contained in section
, United States Code.
You are further authorized and directed to make necessary arrangements to fund the exercise of these functions and authority from the proper appropriation, prescribe regulations to implement these functions and authority, and to publish this memorandum in the Federal Register.