Three bills sponsored by Aurora-area representatives to facilitate applying college credit for military service and continue two important veteran-oriented boards were signed by Gov. John Hickenlooper June 1 at the Veterans Community Living Center at Fitzsimons in Aurora.
Senate Bill 212, sponsored by Rep. Mike Weissman, D-Aurora, continues indefinitely the Board of Veterans Affairs, which advises the Division of Veterans Affairs and other state agencies on veterans issues. It also recommends approval of spending from the Veterans Trust Fund, including grants given to nonprofit veterans’ organizations.
Trio of bills to support Colorado vets signed by Hickenlooper