2003 - 2004 LEGISLATURE
February 3, 2004 - Introduced by Representatives Musser, Nischke, Suder,
Krawczyk, Ladwig, Townsend, Stone, J. Lehman, Kaufert, Turner,
Gronemus, Albers, Hines, Hundertmark, Loeffelholz, Colon, Bies, Pocan,
Hubler, Gunderson, Weber, Plouff, Shilling and Vrakas, cosponsored by
Senators Brown, Welch, Roessler, Stepp, Breske, Coggs, Lassa, Kanavas and
Reynolds, by request of Department of Veterans Affairs. Referred to
Committee on Veterans and Military Affairs.
1An Act to create
15.497 (2) (h) of the statutes; relating to: adding an additional
2member to the Council on Veterans Programs.
Analysis by the Legislative Reference Bureau
Under current law the Council on Veterans Programs (council) advises the
Board of Veterans Affairs and the Department of Veterans Affairs (DVA) on solutions
and policy alternatives relating to the problems of veterans. The council is attached
to DVA and consists of members of various veterans organizations, all of whom are
appointed for one-year terms.
This bill adds one representative of the Wisconsin State Association of County
Veterans Service Commissions to the council.
For further information see the state fiscal estimate, which will be printed as
an appendix to this bill.
The people of the state of Wisconsin, represented in senate and assembly, do
enact as follows:
AB806, s. 1
15.497 (2) (h) of the statutes is created to read:
(h) One representative of the Wisconsin State Association of County 5
Veterans Service Commissions.
This act takes effect on the first day of the 2nd month beginning after 2