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Department Of Military And Veterans Affairs Awards

Concerning awards issued by the department of military and veterans affairs.
2020 Regular Session
Military & Veterans
Bill Summary

The act creates the Colorado legion of merit medal, which may be awarded by the department of military and veterans affairs (department) to any person who has rendered service in a clearly exceptional, unprecedented, or superior manner. The act makes changes regarding eligibility and criteria for certain medals awarded by the department and repeals awards that are duplicative of other department or federal awards.

(Note: This summary applies to this bill as enacted.)


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Bill Text

  • All Versions (7 )
    Date Bill Type Documents
    03/20/2020 Signed Act PDF
    03/10/2020 Final Act PDF
    03/02/2020 Rerevised PDF
    02/28/2020 Revised PDF
    01/31/2020 Reengrossed PDF
    01/30/2020 Engrossed PDF
    01/13/2020 Introduced PDF

The effective date for bills enacted without a safety clause is August 7, 2024, if the General Assembly adjourns sine die on May 8, 2024, unless otherwise specified. Details