Bill Summary for S 409 (2019-2020)
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AN ACT TO DIRECT THE DEPARTMENT OF INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY TO STUDY THE ISSUE OF CREATING A NORTH CAROLINA VETERANS REGISTRY.Intro. by D. Davis, Sanderson, Burgin.
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Directs the Department of Military and Veterans Affairs (Department) to study the issue of creating a North Carolina veterans registry with the purpose of giving veterans and their families improved access to information regarding State benefits, programs, and services. Requires consultation with the Department of Information Technology and the Program Evaluation Division. Provides that upon registration, a veteran or family member would receive ongoing communication from the Department, and have the option to leave the registry. Identifies six issues for the Department to study, including the information technology needed and the best ways to maintain security of the registrants' personal information. Directs the Department to report to the specified NCGA committee by November 1, 2019.