|Posted:||January 12, 2018 01:29 PM|
|From:||Senator Camera Bartolotta|
|To:||All Senate members|
|Subject:||Credit for Military Experience for Civilian Licensure or Certification|
|In an effort to enhance employment opportunities for our veterans, I will introduce legislation requiring any state agency which regulates professions or occupations to evaluate and provide appropriate credit for military experience towards licensure or certification.
Many veterans leave active service with a great deal of training and education in various fields. However, they often find it challenging to find post-military employment that allows them to obtain credit for that experience and training for use in obtaining related civilian employment. Specifically, this bill will include:
I invite you to join me in cosponsoring this proposal and assisting our veterans in fully utilizing their military training and experience for use in civilian jobs when they leave the military.
Introduced as SB1040