Veterans' Benefits: A Guide to State Programs, 1st Edition

  • R. E. Armstrong
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  • ISBN-10: 0313073465
  • ISBN-13: 9780313073465
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 329 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2001 | Published/Released October 2007
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2001

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About

Overview

A reference guide to provide veterans, their families, and those interested in veterans' issues with a simple guide to the various programs available through the 50 states and the District of Columbia.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Other Frontmatter.
Contents.
Preface.
Acknowledgments.
1: Alabama.
2: Ad Valorem Tax Exemptions.
3: Distinctive/Commemorative Vehicle Tag Program.
4: Other State Benefits.
5: Veterans' and Dependents' Educational Benefits.
Where to Go for Help.
6: Alaska.
7: A Qualified Veteran.
8: Employment and Training.
9: Documents and Public Record.
10: Housing and Residential Loans.
11: Licenses and Permits.
12: Land Settlements.
13: Tax Exemptions.
Where to Go for Help.
14: Arizona.
15: Burial Allowances.
16: Civil Rights.
17: Documents.
18: Education.
19: Employment Preferences.
20: Credit for Military Service for State Retirement Benefits.
21: Fiduciary Services.
22: Tax and License Fee Exemptions.
23: Vehicle License Tax and Registration Fees.
24: Hunting and Fishing Licenses.
25: Professional and Occupational Licenses.
26: Special License Plates.
27: Transportation.
28: Veterans' Organizations.
29: Veterans' Home.
30: Arizona State Veteran Home.
Where to Go for Help.
31: Arkansas.
32: The Arkansas Department of Veterans Affairs (ADVA).
33: The Arkansas Department of Finance and Administration.
34: Vehicle License Plates.
35: Homestead and Personal Property Tax Exemption.
36: Gross Receipt Exemption.
37: Income Tax Exemption.
38: Office of Personnel Management.
39: Arkansas Department of Parks and Tourism.
40: Arkansas Department of Higher Education (ADHE).
41: Employment Security Division (ESD).
42: Summary.
Where to Go for Help.
43: California.
44: Housing and Community Development.
45: Rehabilitation Services.
46: Parks and Recreation Services.
47: Job Service.
48: Unemployment Insurance.
49: Disability Insurance.
50: Employment with the State.
51: Motor Vehicles.
52: Public Records.
53: Fish and Game.
54: Disabled Veterans Business Enterprises.
55: State Taxes and Tax Deductions.
56: Specialized State Programs for Veterans.
57: Veterans' Homes.
58: Veterans' Dependents Educational Assistance Program.
59: Veterans' License Plates.
60: County Veterans Service Offices (CVSO).
Where to Go for Help.
61: Colorado.
62: Tuition Assistance.
63: State Veterans' Homes.
64: Burial Allowance.
65: State Veterans' Cemetery.
66: License Plates.
67: Motor Vehicles.
68: Fishing License.
69: Small Game Hunting and Fishing License.
70: Civil Service Rights.
71: Exemption from Execution, Garnishment, Etc..
72: Vital Statistics, Documents, Public Records.
73: Recording of Discharges.
Where to Go for Help.
74: Connecticut.
75: The Office of Advocacy and Assistance.
76: Connecticut Recognized Periods of War.
77: Burial.
78: Education.
79: Employment.
80: Medical.
81: Motor Vehicles.
82: Occupational Licenses.
83: Retirement.
84: Property Tax Exemptions.
85: Indexing Exemption.
86: The Soldiers', Sailors' and Marines' Fund.
87: Connecticut Department of Veterans Affairs Facility, Rocky Hill, Connecticut.
88: The Veterans Improvement Program.
89: Definitions.
Where to Go for Help.
90: Delaware.
91: Veterans' Outreach Services.
92: Educational Benefits for Children of Deceased Veterans, Etc..
93: Copies of Statement of Service.
94: Free Death Certificates for Veterans.
95: No Charge for Notary Services for Veterans.
96: Veterans' Preference Admission to Governor Bacon Health Center.
97: Pension Benefits for Paraplegic Veterans.
98: Delaware Veterans Memorial Cemetery Eligibility.
99: Definitions.
100: Indigent Veteran Burial.
101: Motor Vehicles.
102: State Employment.
103: Auctioneer and Book Agent Exemption for Veterans.
104: Hunting, Trapping, and Fishing Licenses for Armed Forces Stationed in Delaware.
105: Modifications to Taxable Income.
Where to Go for Help.
106: Florida.
107: Veterans' Benefits.
Where to Go for Help.
108: Georgia.
109: Exemptions from Taxation.
110: Exemption/Reduction of Fees.
111: Special Provisions.
Where to Go for Help.
112: Hawaii.
113: Services Offered.
Where to Go for Help.
114: Idaho.
115: Services Performed.
116: State Benefits.
Where to Go for Help.
117: Illinois.
118: Automobiles.
119: Bonus Payment.
120: Burial Benefits.
121: Education.
122: Employment.
123: Real Estate.
124: Permits.
Where to Go for Help.
125: Indiana.
126: Blind or Hearing Impaired Persons.
127: Burial Allowances.
128: State Veterans Cemetery.
129: Recording of Discharge Separation Papers.
130: Education and Training Programs.
131: Educational Benefits to State-Supported Universities and Colleges.
132: Employment.
133: License Plates.
134: Motor Vehicle Excise Tax.
135: Tax Deduction for Partially Disabled Veterans.
136: Peddlers', Vendors' License.
137: Soldiers' and Sailors' Children's Home (Knightstown).
138: Tax Deductions.
139: Indiana State Veterans' Home.
140: Veterans' Organizations, Memorial Day.
141: Vital Documents for Veterans' Benefits.
Where to Go for Help.
142: Iowa.
143: Tax Exemption.
144: State Veterans' Home.
145: Education.
146: Motor Vehicles.
147: Records.
148: World War I, World War II, Korea, and Vietnam Bonus Records.
149: Graves Registration.
150: Licenses.
Where to Go for Help.
151: Kansas.
152: State Benefits.
Where to Go for Help.
153: Kentucky.
154: Employment.
155: Federal Annuities.
156: State Veterans' Nursing Homes.
157: Camping Fees.
158: Hunting, Trapping, or Fishing Licenses.
159: Education.
160: Automobile.
161: Certified Copies of Records (FEES).
162: Control of Property and Exercise of Rights of Persons in Armed Forces—Contracts of Infant War Veterans.
163: Uniform Veterans Guardianship Act.
Where to Go for Help.
164: Louisiana.
165: The State Aid Program—Dependents' Educational Assistance.
166: Military Bonus.
167: Free Hunting and Fishing License.
168: Free Entrance to State Parks.
169: Military Service Relief Act.
170: National Guard Tuition.
171: Recording of Discharges.
172: Automobiles and License Plates.
173: Veterans' Civil Service Employment Preference.
174: The Louisiana War Veterans Home.
175: Documents Required By Veterans Administration.