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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Arnold Strong, a spokesman for the Oregon Military Department
30, the Military Department several months ago began searching for a different location.
In addition, the neighbors and the Northwest Environmental Defense Center in Portland have filed a complaint in federal court, alleging that the state Military Department "jumped the gun" by obtaining a state land use permit before it had a formal proposal or completed environmental review, Trotter said.
No representative of the Military Department attended Tuesday's meeting.
29, the Oregon Military Department invited the public to a "scoping meeting" to identify environmental issues of concern.
Andrea Warfield, a consultant for the Military Department who served as the evening's moderator, explained at the outset that the session was intended solely to serve as a vehicle for hearing community comments on the armory proposal - that no decisions or other actions would result.
Over the past eighteen months, a working group consisting of representatives from the Comptroller, Acquisition, Inspector General, and Military Department audit communities developed a portfolio of internal controls which are appropriate to safeguard Government resources and manage risk associated with the use of the Government Purchase Card within the Department.