Veterans' Affairs Committee

JOINT FAVORABLE REPORT

Bill No.:

SB-200

Title:

AN ACT CONCERNING A CAPITOL MEMORIAL FOR WORLD WAR II MERCHANT MARINES.

Vote Date:

3/8/2016

Vote Action:

Joint Favorable Substitute

PH Date:

2/23/2016

File No.:

SPONSORS OF BILL:

Veterans' Affairs Committee

Senator Mae Flexer, 29th District

REASONS FOR BILL:

To honor the wartime service of the men and women who served in the Merchant Marine of the United States during the Second World War.

***Proposed Substitute Language Bill No. 200: The proposed substitute inserts $2000 where there is a blank in the original bill to indicate the sum of money to be used for establishing the memorial.***

RESPONSE FROM ADMINISTRATION/AGENCY:

None Expressed

NATURE AND SOURCES OF SUPPORT:

None Expressed

NATURE AND SOURCES OF OPPOSITION:

None Expressed

Reported by: Keith Durao, Assistant Clerk

Date: March 21, 2016