HOUSE DOCKET, NO. 73        FILED ON: 1/3/2019

HOUSE  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  No. 3246

 

The Commonwealth of Massachusetts

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PRESENTED BY:

Timothy R. Whelan

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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 extending veterans status for the National Guard and reserves.

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PETITION OF:

 

Name:

District/Address:

Timothy R. Whelan

1st Barnstable

Brian M. Ashe

2nd Hampden

John Barrett, III

1st Berkshire

F. Jay Barrows

1st Bristol

Donald R. Berthiaume, Jr.

5th Worcester

Daniel Cahill

10th Essex

William L. Crocker, Jr.

2nd Barnstable

Julian Cyr

Cape and Islands

Michael S. Day

31st Middlesex

Marjorie C. Decker

25th Middlesex

Shawn Dooley

9th Norfolk

Carolyn C. Dykema

8th Middlesex

Nika C. Elugardo

15th Suffolk

Kimberly N. Ferguson

1st Worcester

Dylan A. Fernandes

Barnstable, Dukes and Nantucket

Sean Garballey

23rd Middlesex

Colleen M. Garry

36th Middlesex

Susan Williams Gifford

2nd Plymouth

James K. Hawkins

2nd Bristol

Randy Hunt

5th Barnstable

Hannah Kane

11th Worcester

Patrick Joseph Kearney

4th Plymouth

James M. Kelcourse

1st Essex

Joseph D. McKenna

18th Worcester

Christina A. Minicucci

14th Essex

Rady Mom

18th Middlesex

Michael O. Moore

Second Worcester

Tram T. Nguyen

18th Essex

Norman J. Orrall

12th Bristol

Angelo J. Puppolo, Jr.

12th Hampden

David Allen Robertson

19th Middlesex

Alan Silvia

7th Bristol

Michael J. Soter

8th Worcester

Bruce E. Tarr

First Essex and Middlesex

Susannah M. Whipps

2nd Franklin


HOUSE DOCKET, NO. 73        FILED ON: 1/3/2019

HOUSE  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  No. 3246

By Mr. Whelan of Brewster, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3246) of Timothy R. Whelan and others extending veterans status for the certain former members of the National Guard and reserves.  Veterans and Federal Affairs.

 

[SIMILAR MATTER FILED IN PREVIOUS SESSION
SEE HOUSE, NO. 1947 OF 2017-2018.]

 

The Commonwealth of Massachusetts

 

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In the One Hundred and Ninety-First General Court
(2019-2020)

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An Act extending veterans status for the National Guard and reserves.

 

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

SECTION 1. clause 43 of section 7 of chapter 4 of the General Laws, as appearing in the 2014 Official Edition, is hereby amended by inserting, in line 317, after the words “of the United States,” the following:- “or are eligible to retire under Section 31 of Chapter 33,”