NO. 86. AN ACT RELATING TO THE PATRIOT’S MEDAL.
It is hereby enacted by the General Assembly of the State of Vermont:
Sec. 1. 20 V.S.A. § 1547 is added to read:
§ 1547. PATRIOT’S MEDAL
(a) The governor, or designee, at an appropriate time and place, shall present the Vermont patriot’s medal and accompanying certificate to the families of Vermont residents killed in action while serving in the armed forces after February 28, 1961.
(b) The medals and certificates, which shall be procured by the office of veterans’ affairs, shall match as closely as possible the original sets of the medal first presented on September 21, 1996.
Approved: February 7, 2006
The Vermont General Assembly
115 State Street