senate Bill S1431

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Directs the adjutant general to present a United States flag to the person disposing of the body of a member of the organized militia

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Mar 05, 2012 referred to veterans' affairs
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jan 23, 2012 advanced to third reading
Jan 19, 2012 2nd report cal.
Jan 18, 2012 1st report cal.79
Jan 04, 2012 referred to veterans, homeland security and military affairs
returned to senate
died in assembly
Mar 14, 2011 referred to veterans' affairs
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Mar 01, 2011 advanced to third reading
Feb 28, 2011 2nd report cal.
Feb 16, 2011 1st report cal.98
Jan 07, 2011 referred to veterans, homeland security and military affairs

Votes

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Jan 18, 2012 - Veterans, Homeland Security and Military Affairs committee Vote

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Nay
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Aye with Reservations
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Absent
1
Excused
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Abstained
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Veterans, Homeland Security and Military Affairs Committee Vote: Jan 18, 2012

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Feb 15, 2011 - Veterans, Homeland Security and Military Affairs committee Vote

S1431
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committee
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Nay
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Aye with Reservations
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Absent
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Excused
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Abstained
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S1431 - Details

Current Committee:
Law Section:
Military Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง250-a, Mil L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S1255

S1431 - Summary

Directs the adjutant general, upon request, to present a United States flag to the person designated to dispose of the body of a member of the organized militia, when such member served his or her initial obligation, was discharged for disability incurred or aggravated in the line of duty, or whose service up to the date of death was honorable.

S1431 - Sponsor Memo

S1431 - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                  1431

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             January 7, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced by Sens. SALAND, BONACIC, DeFRANCISCO, LARKIN, RANZENHOFER --
  read  twice  and  ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to
  the Committee on Veterans, Homeland Security and Military Affairs

AN ACT to amend the military law, in relation to the presentation  of  a
  flag  of  the United States to the person designated to dispose of the
  remains of certain members of the organized militia

  THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section  1. The opening paragraph of subdivision 1 of section 250-a of
the military law is designated paragraph a and  a  new  paragraph  b  is
added to read as follows:
  B. THE ADJUTANT GENERAL UPON REQUEST, SHALL AUTHORIZE THE PRESENTATION
OF  A  FLAG OF THE UNITED STATES, WHERE SUCH FLAG IS NOT PROVIDED BY THE
UNITED STATES, TO THE PERSON DESIGNATED TO DISPOSE OF THE REMAINS  OF  A
MEMBER OF THE ORGANIZED MILITIA, AS DEFINED IN ARTICLE TWO OF THIS CHAP-
TER,  WHO  HAS  SERVED  HIS OR HER INITIAL OBLIGATION, OR WAS DISCHARGED
THEREFROM FOR A DISABILITY INCURRED OR AGGRAVATED IN THE LINE  OF  DUTY,
OR WHOSE SERVICE UP TO THE DATE OF DEATH WAS HONORABLE.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.





 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD03598-01-1

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