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Meeting Name: Committee on Veterans Agenda status: Final
Meeting date/time: 9/27/2021 10:00 AM Minutes status: Final  
Meeting location: REMOTE HEARING (VIRTUAL ROOM 3)
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T2021-7864 *   Oversight - Assistance for Veterans Seeking to Upgrade Discharge Status.Oversight Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Not available
T2021-7864 *   Oversight - Assistance for Veterans Seeking to Upgrade Discharge Status.Oversight Filed, by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 2354-2021 *Eric Dinowitz Proposed Int. No. 2354-ARelation to the definition of the term veteran and the membership of the veterans’ advisory board.IntroductionThis bill would amend the definition of the term “veteran” to additionally include persons currently serving in the active military service, regardless of discharge status or time served. The bill would also amend the definition to include those who serve or have served in the United States Public Health Service or as a commissioned member of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. This bill would also increase the membership of the Veterans’ Advisory Board (VAB) to 13 members, two of whom must be immediate family members, spouses or domestic partners, survivors or caregivers of veterans. The Department of Veterans’ Services (DVS) would also be required to publish, and regularly update, a list of all VAB members on the department’s website including term information and appointing official.Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 2354-2021 *Eric Dinowitz  Relation to the definition of the term veteran and the membership of the veterans’ advisory board.IntroductionThis bill would amend the definition of the term “veteran” to additionally include persons currently serving in the active military service, regardless of discharge status or time served. The bill would also amend the definition to include those who serve or have served in the United States Public Health Service or as a commissioned member of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. This bill would also increase the membership of the Veterans’ Advisory Board (VAB) to 13 members, two of whom must be immediate family members, spouses or domestic partners, survivors or caregivers of veterans. The Department of Veterans’ Services (DVS) would also be required to publish, and regularly update, a list of all VAB members on the department’s website including term information and appointing official.Laid Over by Committee  Action details Not available