192.49 Pay and allowances of officers and organizations.
Subdivision 1. Officers. Every commissioned officer of the military forces shall receive from the state, while engaged in any service ordered by the governor, pay and allowances at the rate now or hereafter paid or allowed by law to officers of the same grade and length of service in the armed forces of the United States, but not less than $130 a day.
Subd. 2. Enlisted persons. When called into active service by the governor, other than for encampment or maneuvers, including the time necessarily consumed in travel, each enlisted person of the military forces shall be paid by the state the pay and the allowances, when not furnished in kind, provided by law for enlisted persons of similar grade, rating, and length of service in the armed forces of the United States, or $130 a day, whichever is more.
Subd. 3. Allowances for military expense. Allowances for the necessary military expenses of all organizations, units, or detachments of the military forces, including clerk hire, office supplies, postage, and other actual outlay, shall be paid by the adjutant general out of the funds appropriated for the maintenance of the military forces, such allowances annually not to exceed for the state headquarters and for the division headquarters when located in this state $2,000 each; $3,000 a year for the commanding general of troops; for any other organization commanded by a general officer $1,000 plus $100 for each immediately and directly subordinate organization or unit; for any brigade, group, battalion, squadron, or equivalent organization $200 plus $100 for each immediately and directly subordinate organization or unit; and $300 for incidental expenses of each company, battery, or detachment; and at the time of the annual encampment or maneuvers, for each division or camp headquarters mess $200; for each officers' mess of a regiment, group, or higher headquarters $200; and for the officers' mess of each battalion or equivalent headquarters $100. Allowances authorized under this section shall be expended and accounted for as prescribed by the commander-in-chief in orders or rules.
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