Below are the six Joint Leadership Council (JLC) Legislative Initiatives and four letters for 2020 General Assembly. The members of the JLC, representing 28 Veteran Service Organizations (VSOs) within Virginia, have met to finalize and prioritize these proposed intitiatives. Details may be viewed at JLC Priorities 2020

Initiatives: 

JLC 2020-01

2nd Resolution – Personal Property Tax Exemption

JLC 2020-02

Counting Military Absentee Ballots After Election Day

JLC 2020-03

Income Tax Subtraction for Certain Low-Income 100% Disabled Veterans

JLC 2020-04

Virginia National Guard Emergency Response Pay

JLC 2020-05

Tax Credits for Employers who Hire VNG and Reserves

JLC 2020-06

Microloans for Veterans Program (MVP)

Letters: 

-Governor’s Challenge to Prevent Suicide Among Service Members, Veterans and Their Families

-Funding for new Care Centers in biennial budget

-Commonwealth Connect - Universal Broadband Access for Virginians

-Virginia National Guard Scholarship