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Veterans' Advisory Commission

[Record group 164]
Agency Function
The Commission is directed to consult with all governmental agencies engaged in the distribution of veterans' benefits and to advise veterans of those to which they are entitled, and to report periodically to the Mayor and Council their findings and proposals for legislation which it may think useful in such matters.

Agency History
The Commission was created by resolution of City Council on February 7, 1957, and is composed of seven members appointed jointly by the Mayor and the President of Council. The Commission's first members were appointed in November, 1958.

Archival Records
164.1 Annual Report (September 1959 - September 1960, 1962, 1966)

Current Records
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