PA 17-36—sSB 916

Veterans' Affairs Committee

AN ACT CONCERNING MINOR AND CONFORMING CHANGES TO STATUTES CONCERNING VETERANS

SUMMARY: This act requires veterans service officers to complete a course in veterans' benefits no later than one year after commencing employment instead of within one year of commencement.

The act also makes numerous technical and conforming changes to reflect changes made by PA 16-167, which renamed the Veterans Advocacy and Assistance Unit as the Office of Advocacy and Assistance.

EFFECTIVE DATE: October 1, 2017