Enrolled House Bill (H)

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Veteran business enterprises. Defines "veteran", for the purpose of qualifying as a veteran owned small business by the Indiana department of administration, as an individual who previously: (1) served on active duty in any branch of the armed forces of the United States or their reserves, (2) the National Guard, or (3) the Indiana National Guard; and received an honorable discharge from service. Includes in the definition of "veteran" for the purpose of qualifying as a veteran owned small business by the Indiana department of administration an individual who is serving in any branch of the armed forces of the Veteran business enterprises. Defines "veteran", for the purpose of qualifying as a veteran owned small business by the Indiana department of administration, as an individual who previously: (1) served on active duty in any branch of the armed forces of the United States or their reserves, (2) the National Guard, or (3) the Indiana National Guard; and received an honorable discharge from service. Includes in the definition of "veteran" for the purpose of qualifying as a veteran owned small business by the Indiana department of administration an individual who is serving in any branch of the armed forces of the United States or their reserves, the national guard, or the Indiana National Guard. Requires that a business seeking to qualify as a small business owned and operated by veterans have current certification as a veteran owned small business by the Indiana department of administration. Removes the requirement that a veteran be a resident of Indiana for at least one year before making an offer to bid on a state contract. Provides that certain information submitted by an applicant for certification as a veteran owned small business is confidential. ... View more