Chapter 1. Laws And Regulations Of The United States of California Military And Veterans Code >> Division 2. >> Part 1. >> Chapter 1.
The intent of this code is to conform to all acts and
regulations of the United States affecting the same subjects, and all
provisions of this code shall be construed to effect this purpose.
All acts of the Congress of the United States relating to the
control, administration, and government of the Army of the United
States and the United States Air Force and relating to the control,
administration, and government of the United States Navy, and all
rules and regulations adopted by the United States for the government
of the National Guard and Naval Reserve or Naval Militia, so far as
the same are not inconsistent with the rights reserved to this State
and guaranteed under the Constitution of this State, constitute the
rules and regulations for the government of the militia.
The Uniform Code of Military Justice (Chapter 47 (commencing
with Section 801) of Title 10 of the United States Code) and the
rules and regulations adopted thereunder, together with the Manual
for Courts-Martial, United States, are hereby adopted as a part of
this code and shall govern and be applicable, except as otherwise
provided in this code or in the California Manual for Courts-Martial
or other regulations adopted by the Governor or the Adjutant General,
to the active militia, including the California National Guard.
Whenever reference is made in the Uniform Code of Military
Justice or the Manual for Courts-Martial, United States, to military
service, the Army of the United States, the United States Air Force,
or the United States Navy, that reference includes the military and
naval service of this state.
The articles for the government of the Navy of the United
States are hereby adopted as part of this code so far as they are
applicable and not modified by this division.
Notwithstanding Section 11425.10 of the Government Code,
Chapter 4.5 (commencing with Section 11400) of Part 1 of Division 3
of Title 2 of the Government Code does not apply to a hearing
conducted by the Military Department under this code.