2018 Arkansas Code
Title 17 - Professions, Occupations, and Businesses
Subtitle 1 - Professions Generally
Chapter 1 - General Provisions
§ 17-1-101. Examination credit for United States veterans and nurses

Universal Citation: AR Code § 17-1-101 (2018)
  • (a) In all examinations held by any and all state boards, commissions, or bureaus for the purpose of examining applicants for any license or permit to engage in any profession, trade, or employment, all applicants for such examinations who are veterans of the Army, Navy, Marines, or Nurses of the United States shall have a credit of ten percent (10%) over and above all applicants who are not such veterans or nurses.

  • (b) The only requirement on the part of the applicant for examination to secure credit of ten percent (10%) shall be the delivery to the examining board, commission, or bureau of the original or a duly and properly executed certified copy of an honorable discharge from the Army, Navy, Marines, or Nurses of the United States.

  • (c) The advantage given to veterans or nurses under and by this section shall be the same as is given to such veterans and nurses by the acts of Congress for federal positions and licenses.

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