Continental Color Guard - Terms and Conditions

Costs for transportation of personnel and equipment, billeting, and messing with be paid by the sponsoring agency when the ceremony takes place beyond the National Capitol Region; the area under military jurisdiction of the Military District of Washington (MDW). Specific exceptions to this requirement may be granted only by the Commanding General, MDW, e.g., transportation costs when transportation can be positively confirmed and provided by government aircraft.

If any ceremony is to be conducted primarily for the benefit of the government, the government agency requesting/sponsoring the activity will bear all costs except for ground transportation within the area under military jurisdiction of MDW.