[HISTORY: Adopted by the Township Committee of the Township of Lacey 6-23-1983 by Ord. No. 13-83 (Ch. 42 of the 1974 Code). Amendments noted where applicable.]
There is hereby established a Veterans Commission for the Township of Lacey.
[Amended 1-26-2012 by Ord. No. 2012-03]
The Veterans Commission shall consist of five regular members and two alternate members to be appointed by the Mayor with the consent of the Lacey Township Committee. The regular members of the Veterans Commission shall designate one of its regular members as Chairman of the Committee.
The Veterans Commission shall:
Formulate such recommendations to the Township Committee concerning the needs of veterans and programs which could be instituted to fill those needs.
Initiate a study of the needs of the Township pertinent to provide social services to its veterans.
Make such individual studies and reports as may be requested by the Township.
Set up programs designed to assist veterans in receiving any and all benefits to which they are entitled under state or federal law.