SB0857

Find a 2017 Bill:

2017 Regular Session

 

Entitled:

State Government - Department of Veterans Affairs - Veterans' Services Specialists

Sponsored by:

Senator Smith

Status:

In the House - Second Reading Passed with Amendments


Synopsis:Requiring specified units of State government to assign a full-time employee of the unit as a veterans' services specialist to coordinate services with the director of the veterans Outreach and Advocacy Program in the Department of Veterans Affairs and attend specified training, to provide the Department of Veterans Affairs with specified information, and to post specified information on the unit's Web site; making the Act applicable to specified units of State government; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senators Smith and Waugh
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB1275
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2017
Committee(s):
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs  View Committee HearingHealth and Government Operations  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):State Government - Agencies, Offices, and Officials
Narrow Subject(s):Administrative Agencies -see also- Electronic Government
Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
Electronic Communication -see also- Comm; Elec.Gov; Lang; Te
Job Training -see also- Continuing Education
Veterans Affairs, Department of
Veterans
Work, Labor and Employment -see also- Col Barg; Holiday; etc
Statutes:Article - State Government
(9-943, 9-944)

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March 23, 2017 5:00 P.M.