Gov. Malloy signs new laws to benefit vets

Gov. Dannel Malloy has signed two new bills into law that will improve services for Connecticut's vets. He signed the bills in Bridgeport yesterday.

Malloy took part in Veterans Day ceremonies at the Connecticut State Veterans Cemetery and Central Connecticut State University.

Malloy took part in Veterans Day ceremonies at the Connecticut State Veterans Cemetery and Central Connecticut State University. (11/12/13)

BRIDGEPORT - Gov. Dannel Malloy has signed two new bills into law that will improve services for Connecticut's vets.

He signed the bills in Bridgeport yesterday.

One law allows school boards to award high school diplomas to Vietnam veterans who left high school to serve in the military.

Another gives communities the option of expanding the tax exemption for disabled vets.

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