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VIETNAM VETERAN ERA BONUS ACT

Act 370 of 1974

AN ACT to provide for payments to certain persons who served in the armed forces of the United States, and to beneficiaries of those persons; to prescribe the powers and duties of the adjutant general and other state offices with respect thereto; to provide for the court of claims; to adjudicate appeals; to provide for acceptance of financial and other assistance from the federal government; to create a veterans' military pay fund in the state treasury; to make appropriations; to prescribe penalties for violations of the provisions of this act; to authorize the issuance of general obligation bonds of the state and to pledge the full faith and credit of the state for the payment of principal and interest thereon; to provide for other matters relating to the bonds and the use of the proceeds of sale of the bonds.


History: 1974, Act 370, Imd. Eff. Dec. 23, 1974 ;-- Am. 1975, Act 27, Imd. Eff. Apr. 24, 1975


© 2017 Legislative Council, State of Michigan

The People of the State of Michigan enact:

DocumentTypeDescription
Section 35.1021SectionShort title.
Section 35.1022SectionDefinitions.
Section 35.1023SectionService bonus for combat veterans and veterans; amount.
Section 35.1024SectionBonus as both veteran and combat veteran prohibited.
Section 35.1025SectionVeteran or combat veteran deceased or listed missing in action, or veteran deceased from service-connected causes after payment of bonus; rights of beneficiary.
Section 35.1026SectionApplication for payment; form; certified copy of discharge or evidence of honest and faithful service.
Section 35.1027SectionPayment of claim; claim not assignable or subject to garnishment, attachment, or levy of execution; rejection of claim; notice; appeal; certification of record; order allowing or denying claim; return of files and records; reapplication for benefits.
Section 35.1027aSectionCourt of claims; jurisdiction extended to include claims made pursuant to this act; transferred claims; commissioner; rules; fees, expenses, and compensation; notice; hearing; abandoned claim; petition; examination of record; report; additional affidavits or depositions; order; appeal.
Section 35.1028SectionExpenses of administration; appropriation.
Section 35.1029SectionWilful false statement; penalty.
Section 35.1030SectionPayments deemed gifts or gratuities.
Section 35.1031SectionTime limitation on application for benefits; exception.
Section 35.1032SectionPerson not disqualified by eligibility or application for other benefits.
Section 35.1033SectionFederal financial aid or other assistance.
Section 35.1034SectionBonds; issuance; purpose; procedure; source of payments to qualified veterans or beneficiaries.
Section 35.1035SectionBonds; series; maturities; interest; prior redemption; registration; form; execution; investment and reinvestment of proceeds; sale; notice; bonds and notes not subject to revised municipal finance act; issuance subject to agency financing reporting act.
Section 35.1036SectionBonds; disposition and disbursement of proceeds; deposit of premium and accrued interest.
Section 35.1037SectionBonds; negotiable; tax exempt.
Section 35.1038SectionBonds as investment securities.
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