Military Department


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Military Department

One of the departments within the Department of Defense created by the National Security Act of 1947, as amended. Also called MILDEP. See also Department of the Air Force; Department of the Army; Department of the Navy.
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On December 19, 2016, on the basis of the Khakass Technical Institute, a military department was opened, which is a structural subdivision of the Military Engineering Institute of the Siberian Federal University in the city of Abakan.
The majority of that funding goes to the Texas Department of Public Safety, however, and none of the funding for the upcoming biennium was slated to go to the Texas Military Department.
Three universities of Kyrgyzstan have military departments, according to a plenary session of the Parliament held on November 5.
Accommodation requests that require a waiver will be forwarded to the respective military department for determination.
Recommendation: In order to enhance corrective actions underway within DOD to address previously reported weaknesses and improve DOD's ability to provide reliable information on the full cost of military equipment acquired through MDAPs, the Secretary of Defense should direct the DOD Chief Management Officer to work jointly with the Under Secretary of Defense (Comptroller); the Under Secretary of Defense for Acquisition, Technology, and Logistics; and the military department Chief Management Officers, as appropriate, to classify the Proper Financial Accounting Treatment for Military Equipment (PFAT4ME) training as a core course for the department's affected acquisition personnel, including program managers, and track attendance to ensure that such personnel take the training.
The old armory is a stucco-covered building that includes a basement, main floor and partial upstairs, said Arthur Arroyo, a real property manager with the military department.
The state Military Department issued a statement saying it cooperated with the investigators and agrees with the findings.
Financial and management audits by military department audit agencies, the DoD Inspectors Generals, the General Accounting Office (GAO) [now the Government Accountability Office] and other entities follow the conclusion of execution and reporting.
Based on the results of the 1993 and 1995 BRAC decisions, DOD believes that next year's BRAC recommendations will produce annual net savings for each military department by fiscal year 2011.
The Texas ChalleNGe Academy, a West Texas-based program that helps students get either a GED or a high school diploma, is funded by the federal government and the state and gets administrative support by the Texas Military Department.
The Oregon Military Department still hopes it won't come to that, said spokesman Capt.
31, 2006, the military department assistant secretaries for financial management and comptroller, or the comptroller for affected defense agencies, will represent that the values for military equipment are auditable, that the military equipment exists, that all military equipment assets owned by the components have been included, and that the military equipment has been reported in accordance with applicable accounting standards.