Legislation seeks to restore state benefits to LGBTQ veterans dishonorably discharged

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County legislators introduce Restoration of Honor Act to restore benefits to LGBT veterans discharged before repeal of DADT. This has left them without more than 50 state programs, benefits and.

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Hoylman had introduced legislation to restore benefits and services to veterans who would otherwise be eligible if they were not discharged because of their LGBT status. According to a review of state laws by Hoylman’s office, more than 50 state programs, benefits and tax breaks for veterans are dependent upon their discharge status.

Gay discharged veterans fight to 'restore honor,' receive. – Senate and House members push ‘Restore Honor to Service Members Act,’ aimed at clearing discharged lgbt veterans‘ files and extending them full benefits. home news

Congressman proposes to repeal dishonorable discharges given. – Congressman proposes to repeal dishonorable discharges given to gay veterans. a World War II veteran who was dishonorably discharged. them to draw benefits. Israel’s proposed legislation.

Representatives Mark Pocan and charlie rangel introduced the ‘Restore Honor to Service Members Act,’ which would assist thousands of service members discharged for their sexual orientation.

The Push for Honorable Discharge Status for Those Expelled Under "Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell". Thousands of gay service members were discharged under the recently repealed "don’t ask, don’t tell" policy. For many of them, this meant an other than honorable discharge and the denial of a range of veterans’ benefits.