Section 251.11, Florida Statutes 2001
251.11 Commissioned officers.--The term of commission in the Florida State Defense Force shall be for 3 years, subject to termination at the pleasure of the Governor prior to the expiration of such period. The oath to be taken by officers commissioned in such Florida State Defense Force shall be substantially in the form prescribed for officers of the National Guard, substituting the words "Florida State Defense Force" where necessary, and omitting the reference to the President of the United States. The subject term of 3 years may be extended by express direction of the Governor.
History.--s. 11, ch. 20214, 1941; s. 17, ch. 92-86.