Veterans' Affairs Committee

MEETING AGENDA

Thursday, February 11, 2016

12:30 PM IN ROOM 1C OF THE LOB

I. CONVENE MEETING

II. REMARKS BY THE CHAIRS

III. BILLS FOR REVIEW

1. PROPOSED S.B. NO. 2 AN ACT SUPPORTING VETERAN-OWNED SMALL BUSINESSES. (VA) (DRAFT)

IV. CONCEPTS TO BE RAISED

1. AAC A CAPITOL MEMORIAL FOR WWII US MERCHANT MARINES.

2. AAC OUTREACH EFFORTS OF THE CTNG DURING THE FIRST 30 DAYS AFTER THE RETURN OF SERVICE MEMBERS FROM DEPLOYMENTS.

3. AAC EXPANSION OF THE POSTHUMOUS AWARDING OF THE CT WARTIME SERVICE MEDAL.

4. AAC VETERANS PROPERTY TAXES

5. AA EXPANDING THE CT TUITION WAIVER TO INCLUDE CREDIT BASED FEES

6. AAC VETERANS SERVICES AT STATE COLLEGES AND UNIVERSITIES

7. AAC CHARITIES SOLICITING ON BEHALF OF VETERANS

8. AAC WOMEN VETERANS

9. AAC STATE FUND COMMISSION TRANSPARENCY

10. ACC VETERANS AND HUMAN RIGHTS

11. AAC VETERANS

12. AAC THE CT WARTIME SERVICE MEDAL

13. AAC THE OFFICE OF VETERANS' WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT

14. AAC MARRIAGE LICENSES FOR ACTIVE DUTY PERSONNEL

15. AAC ELIMINATING CERTAIN DRIVER'S LICENSE FEES FOR VETERANS

16. AAC VETERANS TRANSPORTATION

17. AAC THE CONNECTICUT MILITARY FAMILY AND MEDICAL LEAVE ACT

18. AAC VETERANS HEALTH RECORDS

19. AAC VETERANS AFFAIRS

20. AAC HOUSING FOR VETERANS AND FEDERAL FUNDS

21. AAC SERVICE BONUSES FOR CERTAIN MEMBERS OF THE CONNECTICUT NATIONAL GUARD

22. AAC THE CT VETERANS TUITION WAIVER

23. AAC ELIMINTATION OF CERTAIN FEES FOR PRESCRIBED MEDICAL MARIJUANA FOR VETERANS.

24. AAC HOUSING FOR VETERANS AND ACTIVE DUTY PERSONNEL.

25. AAC MENTAL HEALTH AND SUICDE PREVENTION SERVICES FOR VETERANS AND MEMBERS OF THE ARMED FORCES.

26. AAC THE OBSERVANCE OF VETERANS' DAY

27. AAC VETERANS PLATES FROM THE DEPARTMENT OF MOTOR VEHICLES

28. AAC PROPERTY TAXES AND VETERANS OVER THE AGE OF 65.

29. AAC VETERANS AND DELINQUENT PROPERTY TAXES

30. ACC TECHNICAL AND DEFINITIONAL UPDATES TO DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS' AFFAIRS LAWS.

31. AC AMENDING THE RESIDENCY REQUIREMENT FOR THE STATE VETERANS' HOME.

32. AAC THE ADJUTANT GENERAL

33. AAC THE LEASING OF MILITARY FACILITIES

34. AAC STATE MILITARY CONSTRUCTION PROJECTS

35. AAC THE AWARD OF THE MEDAL OF ACHIEVEMENT

36. AAC THE REPEAL OF SIMULTANEOUS MEMBERSHIP IN UNITS OF THE ARMED FORCES OF THE STATE

37. AR HONORING VETERANS

38. AR RECOGNIZING BLUE WATER NAVY VETERANS

V. ADJOURNMENT