language to be deleted (2) new language
relating to veterans; honor guard stipends;
amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 197.231.
BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF MINNESOTA:
The commissioner of veterans affairs shall pay, within available funds and upon request by a local unit of a congressionally chartered veterans organization or its auxiliary, up to $50 to the local unit for each time that local unit provides an honor guard detail at the funeral of a deceased veteran. The commissioner may give priority to local units that do not have charitable gambling operations. If the local unit provides a student to play "Taps," the local unit may pay some or all of the $50 to the student.
Presented to the governor March 29, 2012
Signed by the governor April 2, 2012, 02:12 p.m.
Official Publication of the State of Minnesota
Revisor of Statutes