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Federal service

A term applied to National Guard members and units when called to active duty to serve the Federal Government under Article I, Section 8 and Article II, Section 2 of the Constitution and the US Code, title 10 (Department of Defense), sections 12401 to 12408. See also active duty; Reserve Components.
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This is a new idea that has already arrived in the more efficient departments of the Federal service. And as for the present Congress, that body has gone so far as to plan for a special system of its own, in both Houses, so that all official announcements may be heard by wire.
According to the law, in case there are threats to the stable, safe and integral operation of the Russian Internet on Russian territory, the Federal Service for Supervision of Communications, Information Technology and Mass Media will be able to carry out "the centralized operation of the general communications network." The Russian government will approve the order of this management and will determine kinds of threats and measures to eliminate them.
At the meeting, the Russian side expressed the interest that its Federal Service for Veterinary Phytosanitary Surveillance wants to share requirements for import of livestock products to Bangladesh.
ISLAMABAD -- Federal Minister for Law and Justice Syed Ali Zafar on Thursday expressed the hope that the first report on the Federal Service Tribunal (FST) would create awareness about transparency of procedures, and suggested that such reports should be brought out on an annual basis.
MOSCOW: Russia said on Wednesday that it expected to sign a deal with India this year on the sale of S-400 surface-to-air missiles, the Interfax news agency reported.It cited Russia's Federal Service for Military-Technical Cooperation as saying that all the technical aspects of the contract had been agreed and a price just needed to be decided.
The Natchez Trace Parkway has presented federal service awards to Maintenance Mechanic's George McBride (45 years) and Forrest McCrary (40 years).
Director of the State Inspectorate of Sanitary, Veterinary and Phytosanitary Security of Kyrgyzstan Azizbek Shakirov met with Deputy Head of the Federal Service for Veterinary and Phytosanitary Surveillance of Russia Yevgeny Nepoklonov, the press service of the Kyrgyz State Inspectorate reported today.
Officials with Russia's Federal Service for Veterinary and Phytosanitary Surveillance say they have reached agreements with some U.S.
Nominations are open to military and Department of Defense civilian personnel who have been retired from active federal service for at least 2 years.
Federal Service Trustees may serve until a successor assumes their position within each respective branch of service.
Masri met at Yarze in Baabda with a Russian delegation headed by the vice president of the Federal Service for Military-Technical Cooperation, Nikolay Syrtsov, who arrived Tuesday for a one-week visit.

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