Honorary high school diplomas may be awarded to Vietnam veterans.
be amended to read as follows:
Any honorably discharged veteran as defined in § 33-17-1 may request and shall
receive an honorary high school diploma as provided in this section if the veteran served in the
armed forces of the United States during the period December 7, 1941, to September 2, 1945,
during the period June 25, 1950, to July 31, 1953, inclusive
; or during the period
February 28, 1961 to May 7, 1975, inclusive
. The school district selected by the eligible veteran
shall award an honorary high school diploma to the veteran.