Governor Parnell to Sign Veterans Legislation
June 3, 2010, Juneau, Alaska – Governor Sean Parnell will sign several bills relating to veterans issues on Friday.
HB 334, sponsored by Representative Bill Thomas, relates to child custody and deployed military members. HB 24, sponsored by Representative Anna Fairclough, expands the bidder preferences under state procurement code to include a bidder for Alaska Veterans. HJR 16, sponsored by Representative Carl Gatto, urges federal agencies to fully implement the three percent federal procurement requirement. SB 217, sponsored by the governor, expands mortgage benefits for veterans.
Who: Governor Sean Parnell
What: Signing ceremony for HB 334, HB 24, HJR 16, and SB 217
When: Friday, June 4, 9:45 a.m.
Where: VFW Post 9785EagleRiver