Veterans Affairs Committee

Meetings


  • The 1st Monday of the month

Members


  • Virginia Maitland - WWII
  • Joe Peek - Vietnam
  • Robert Sayles - Korean War
  • Earl W. Smith II - Persian Gulf
The length of term is 4 years and appointments are made in March.

There are 4 positions mandated by the State Statute: WWI Veteran, WWII Veteran, Korean War Veteran, Vietnam Veteran. Members must be recommended through the local veterans organization. Applicants must submit with their application the Recommendation for Appointment form from a chartered veterans organization and their DD214 form.

Overview


The Veterans Affairs Committee's primary responsibility is to check verification of burial claims, set policies of Veterans Office, Veterans Affairs Committee to be informed of veterans legislation - old and new, and assess the budget.