Definition of "Veteran"

Federal Definition - Under Federal Law a "Veteran" is any person who served honorably on active duty in the armed forces of the United States. (Discharges marked General and Under Honorable Conditions qualify also).

State Definition - Under State Law a "Veteran" is any person who served in the armed forces of the United States for either 180 days of regular active duty service, and a last discharge or release under honorable conditions; or, 90 days of active duty service, one (1) day of which is during "wartime" per the following chart, and a last discharge or release under honorable conditions.