DE HB18 | 2019-2020 | 150th General Assembly


Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Democrat 3-1)
Status: Introduced on January 17 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-01-23 - Reported Out of Committee (Veterans Affairs) in House with 14 Favorable
Text: Latest bill text (Draft #2) [HTML]


This Act makes all veterans with a minimum discharge of general discharge under honorable conditions eligible for assistance from the Delaware Veterans Trust Fund, effective January 1, 2020. This Act also directs 3% of the proceeds returned to the State from the proceeds of charitable video lottery machines operated by veterans organizations to the Delaware Veterans Trust Fund, effective July 1, 2019, so that there are sufficient funds to assist the expanded number of individuals who will be eligible for assistance.

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An Act To Amend Title 29 Of The Delaware Code Relating To Directing The Proceeds From Charitable Video Lottery Machines To And Changing The Eligibility For The Delaware Veterans Trust Fund.



2019-01-23 Reported Out of Committee (Veterans Affairs) in House with 14 Favorable
2019-01-17 Adopted in lieu of the original bill HB 18, and Assigned to Veterans Affairs Committee in House

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