32 CFR 215.3 - Definitions.

§ 215.3 Definitions.

(a)Civil disturbances are group acts of violence and disorders prejudicial to public law and order within the 50 States, District of Columbia, Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, U.S. possessions and territories, or any political subdivision thereof. The term civil disturbance includes all domestic conditions requiring the use of Federal armed forces pursuant to the provisions of chapter 15 of Title 10, United States Code.

(b)Federal property is that property which is owned, leased, possessed, or occupied by the Federal Government.

(c)Military resources include military and civilian personnel, facilities, equipment, and supplies under the control of a DoD component.

(d) A Federal function is any function, operation, or action carried out under the laws of the United States by any department, agency, or instrumentality of the United States or by an officer or employee thereof.

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Title 32 published on 19-May-2018 03:58

The following are ALL rules, proposed rules, and notices (chronologically) published in the Federal Register relating to 32 CFR Part 215 after this date.

  • 2018-04-17; vol. 83 # 74 - Tuesday, April 17, 2018
    1. 83 FR 16774 - Employment of Military Resources in the Event of Civil Disturbances
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      DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE, Office of the Secretary
      Final rule.
      This rule is effective on April 17, 2018.
      32 CFR Part 215