OLR Bill Analysis

HB 5360

AN ACT CONCERNING THE ADJUTANT GENERAL.

SUMMARY:

This bill modifies the qualifications for adjutant general of the Connecticut National Guard, requiring that at least 10 of the 15 currently required years of commissioned service in the U.S. Armed Forces be in the National Guard.

The bill also makes technical changes, including specifying the officer grade, rather than the officer rank, that qualifies a person to serve as adjutant general.

EFFECTIVE DATE: Upon passage

COMMITTEE ACTION

Veterans' Affairs Committee

Joint Favorable

Yea

15

Nay

0

(03/08/2016)