|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 04, 2012||referred to veterans, homeland security and military affairs|
returned to senate
died in assembly
|Apr 06, 2011||referred to veterans' affairs|
delivered to assembly
|Mar 16, 2011||advanced to third reading|
|Mar 15, 2011||2nd report cal.|
|Mar 14, 2011||1st report cal.207|
|Feb 03, 2011||referred to veterans, homeland security and military affairs|
senate Bill S2900
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S2900 - Details
S2900 - Summary
Provides for the "campaign medal for service" to be awarded to those who have provided military service during certain wars and conflicts.
S2900 - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER:S2900 TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the military law, in relation to providing for the "campaign medal for service" to be granted to those who provided military service during certain wars and conflicts PURPOSE: To create the Campaign Medal for Service and recognize those who defended our country and our state during World War II, the Korean War, the Vietnam War, the Afghanistan War, and the first and second Persian Gulf Wars. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1 -- Creates the Campaign Medal for Service for those members of the Army, Air Force, Navy, Marine Corps, or Coast Guard who served in America's wars and conflicts since World War II while being a citizen of New York. Section 2 -- Technical correction. Section 3 -- Amends subdivision 4 of section 247 of the Military Law to state that recipients of the Campaign Medal for Service did not have to be residents of New York when they entered the US Military.
S2900 - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 2900 2011-2012 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E February 3, 2011 ___________ Introduced by Sens. DeFRANCISCO, GRIFFO, JOHNSON, LARKIN, MAZIARZ, RANZENHOFER, SEWARD -- read twice and ordered printed, and when print- ed to be committed to the Committee on Veterans, Homeland Security and Military Affairs AN ACT to amend the military law, in relation to providing for the "campaign medal for service" to be granted to those who provided mili- tary service during certain wars and conflicts THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Section 247 of the military law is amended by adding a new subdivision 1-b to read as follows: 1-B. THE GOVERNOR IS HEREBY AUTHORIZED TO PRESENT IN THE NAME OF THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, A MILITARY DECORATION, TO BE KNOWN AS THE "CAMPAIGN MEDAL FOR SERVICE", BEARING A SUITABLE INSCRIPTION, DEVICE, AND RIBBON, ALL OF WHICH SHALL BE OF SUITABLE DESIGN, TO ANY PERSON (I) WHO IS A CITIZEN OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK OR (II) WHO WAS A CITIZEN OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK WHILE SERVING IN THE ARMED FORCES OF THE UNITED STATES, AND WHO, WHILE SERVING IN THE UNITED STATES ARMED FORCES, DEFINED AS ARMY, AIR FORCE, NAVY, MARINE CORPS, OR COAST GUARD, SERVED IN ACTIVE DUTY IN WORLD WAR II, FROM THE SEVENTH DAY OF DECEMBER, NINETEEN HUNDRED FORTY-ONE TO AND INCLUDING THE THIRTY-FIRST DAY OF DECEMBER, NINETEEN HUNDRED FORTY-SIX; THE KOREAN CONFLICT, FROM THE TWENTY-SEVENTH DAY OF JUNE, NINETEEN HUNDRED FIFTY TO AND INCLUDING THE THIRTY-FIRST DAY OF JANUARY, NINETEEN HUNDRED FIFTY-FIVE; THE VIET NAM CONFLICT, FROM THE TWENTY-EIGHTH DAY OF FEBRUARY, NINETEEN HUNDRED SIXTY-ONE TO AND INCLUDING THE SEVENTH DAY OF MAY, NINETEEN HUNDRED SEVENTY-FIVE; THE PERSIAN GULF CONFLICT, FROM THE SECOND DAY OF AUGUST, NINETEEN HUNDRED NINETY TO AND INCLUDING THE TWENTY-EIGHTH DAY OF FEBRU- ARY, NINETEEN HUNDRED NINETY-ONE; THE AFGHANISTAN CONFLICT, FROM THE ELEVENTH DAY OF SEPTEMBER, TWO THOUSAND ONE TO AND INCLUDING THE END OF SUCH CONFLICT; OR THE IRAQ CONFLICT, FROM THE TWENTIETH DAY OF MARCH, EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD03763-01-1
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