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HOUSE DOCKET, NO. 3364         FILED ON: 1/18/2013

HOUSE  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  No. 2339

 

The Commonwealth of Massachusetts

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PRESENTED BY:

Sean Garballey

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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 disability retirement benefits for veterans.

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PETITION OF:

 

Name:

District/Address:

Sean Garballey

23rd Middlesex


HOUSE DOCKET, NO. 3364        FILED ON: 1/18/2013

HOUSE  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  No. 2339

By Mr. Garballey of Arlington, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2339) of Sean Garballey relative to disability retirement benefits for veterans.  Public Service. 


The Commonwealth of Massachusetts
 

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In the Year Two Thousand Thirteen

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An Act relative to disability retirement benefits for veterans.
 

              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. Chapter 157 section 2 of the Acts of 2005 shall be amended by striking out the following- “No payment shall be made under this act with respect to a person who is deceased” and adding the following sentence- “In the case of a veteran being deceased a payment under this section shall be made in a lump sum to a living spouse or a living family member.”

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