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General Assembly

 

Raised Bill No. 200

February Session, 2016

 

LCO No. 1425

 

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Referred to Committee on VETERANS' AFFAIRS

 

Introduced by:

 

(VA)

 

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

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Assembly convened:

Section 1. (Effective from passage) The sum of ____ dollars is appropriated to the Department of Veterans' Affairs, from the General Fund, for the fiscal year ending June 30, 2017, for the establishment of a memorial to honor the members of the Merchant Marine of the United States during the Second World War, and for the placing of such memorial in a suitable location on the State Capitol grounds.

This act shall take effect as follows and shall amend the following sections:

Section 1

from passage

New section

Statement of Purpose:

To establish and place on the State Capitol grounds a memorial honoring the service of members of the Merchant Marine of the United States during the Second World War.

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