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State Government - Veterans Affairs - Maryland Prisoner of War Medal

Sponsored by:

Delegate Simonaire


In the House - Hearing 3/09 at 1:00 p.m.

Synopsis:Creating a Maryland Prisoner of War Medal; authorizing, except under specified circumstances, the Governor to award the Medal to any prisoners of war who meet specified residency requirements; requiring the Secretary, in consultation with the Adjutant General, to determine whether to grant prisoner of war status to specified individuals for purposes of consideration for the Medal; establishing the Maryland Prisoner of War Medal Fund as a special, nonlapsing fund; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Simonaire, Buckel, Folden, Glass, Metzgar, and Rose
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0032
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2016
Health and Government Operations  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):State Government - Agencies, Offices, and Officials
Public Safety
Narrow Subject(s):Armed Forces -see also- Military Department; Veterans
Prisoners -see also- Ex-Offenders
Revenue and Taxes -see also- Dev Fees &Taxes; specific tax
Statutes:Article - State Finance and Procurement
Article - State Government

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October 24, 2017 5:06 P.M.