HOUSE DOCKET, NO. 617        FILED ON: 1/13/2017

HOUSE  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  No. 1932

 

The Commonwealth of Massachusetts

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PRESENTED BY:

Paul W. Mark

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To the Honorable Senate and House of Representatives of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts in General
Court assembled:

The undersigned legislators and/or citizens respectfully petition for the adoption of the accompanying bill:

An Act relative to military service.

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PETITION OF:

 

Name:

District/Address:

Paul W. Mark

2nd Berkshire

Carlos González

10th Hampden


HOUSE DOCKET, NO. 617        FILED ON: 1/13/2017

HOUSE  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  No. 1932

By Mr. Mark of Peru, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1932) of Paul W. Mark and Carlos Gonzalez relative to the definition of the word “veteran”.  Veterans and Federal Affairs.

 

[SIMILAR MATTER FILED IN PREVIOUS SESSION
SEE HOUSE, NO. 3145 OF 2015-2016.]

 

The Commonwealth of Massachusetts

 

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In the One Hundred and Ninetieth General Court
(2017-2018)

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An Act relative to military service.

 

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Court assembled, and by the authority of the same, as follows:
 

Chapter 4 of the General Laws, in section 7, forty-third clause, is hereby amended by striking out part 3 and inserting in place thereof the following: (3) any person (a) whose last discharge from active service was under honorable conditions, and who (b) served in the army, navy, marine corps, coast guard, national guard, or air force of the United States.