senate Bill S1382

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Relates to the issuance of a New York State Vietnam War Service Medal

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 02, 2016 referred to veterans' affairs
delivered to assembly
passed senate
May 09, 2016 advanced to third reading
May 05, 2016 2nd report cal.
May 04, 2016 1st report cal.681
Mar 14, 2016 reported and committed to finance
Jan 06, 2016 referred to veterans, homeland security and military affairs
returned to senate
died in assembly
Jun 10, 2015 referred to veterans' affairs
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jun 09, 2015 ordered to third reading cal.1388
reported and committed to rules
Jun 01, 2015 reported and committed to finance
Jan 12, 2015 referred to veterans, homeland security and military affairs

Votes

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May 4, 2016 - Finance committee Vote

S1382
33
0
committee
33
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
4
Excused
0
Abstained
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Mar 14, 2016 - Veterans, Homeland Security and Military Affairs committee Vote

S1382
12
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committee
12
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
1
Excused
0
Abstained
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Veterans, Homeland Security and Military Affairs Committee Vote: Mar 14, 2016

excused (1)

Jun 9, 2015 - Rules committee Vote

S1382
25
0
committee
25
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Jun 1, 2015 - Veterans, Homeland Security and Military Affairs committee Vote

S1382
12
0
committee
12
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Veterans, Homeland Security and Military Affairs Committee Vote: Jun 1, 2015

Co-Sponsors

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S1382 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A3123
Law Section:
Military Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง247, Mil L

S1382 - Summary

Relates to the issuance of a New York State Vietnam War Service Medal.

S1382 - Sponsor Memo

S1382 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  1382

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 12, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced by Sens. MARCHIONE, DeFRANCISCO, LARKIN, SEWARD -- 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 issuance of a New
  York State Vietnam War Service Medal

  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-c to read as follows:
  1-C. THE ADJUTANT GENERAL IS HEREBY AUTHORIZED TO PRESENT IN THE  NAME
OF THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, A MEDAL, TO BE KNOWN AS THE
"NEW   YORK  STATE  VIETNAM  WAR  SERVICE  MEDAL",  BEARING  A  SUITABLE
INSCRIPTION, 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; (III) WHO SERVED IN THE UNITED
STATES ARMED FORCES, DEFINED AS ARMY, AIR FORCE, NAVY, MARINE CORPS,  OR
COAST GUARD, OR THE ORGANIZED MILITIA ON ACTIVE DUTY ABROAD IN THE VIET-
NAM  WAR DURING THE PERIOD OF TIME FROM NOVEMBER FIRST, NINETEEN HUNDRED
FIFTY-FIVE THROUGH APRIL THIRTIETH, NINETEEN HUNDRED  SEVENTY-FIVE;  AND
(IV)  WHO  WAS  HONORABLY DISCHARGED OR RELEASED UNDER HONORABLE CIRCUM-
STANCES DURING THE VIETNAM WAR. NOT MORE THAN ONE NEW YORK STATE VIETNAM
WAR SERVICE MEDAL SHALL BE AWARDED OR PRESENTED, UNDER THE PROVISIONS OF
THIS SUBDIVISION, TO ANY PERSON WHOSE ENTIRE SERVICE SUBSEQUENT  TO  THE
TIME  OF  THE  RECEIPT OF SUCH MEDAL SHALL NOT HAVE BEEN HONORABLE.  FOR
EACH SUCCEEDING STAR AS PROVIDED HEREIN, SUCH PERSON SHALL  BE  ENTITLED
TO  WEAR,  AS THE CHIEF OF STAFF OF THE STATE MAY DIRECT, A RIBBON WHOSE
COLOR AND DESIGN SHALL BE SELECTED BY THE DIVISION OF MILITARY AND NAVAL
AFFAIRS. IN THE EVENT OF THE DEATH OF ANY PERSON DURING OR SUBSEQUENT TO
THE RECEIPT OF SUCH CERTIFICATE IT SHALL BE PRESENTED TO SUCH  REPRESEN-
TATIVE  OF  THE  DECEASED AS MAY BE DESIGNATED. THE ADJUTANT GENERAL, IN
CONSULTATION WITH THE DIRECTOR OF THE  DIVISION  OF  VETERANS'  AFFAIRS,

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD02570-02-5

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