nd.gov - The Official Portal for North Dakota State Government
North Dakota: Legendary. Follow the trail of legends

Veterans Memorial Highway

Benefit Category: State

HB 1404 passed the 66th Legislative Session in 2019. Designating State Highway 22 from South Dakota border to junction of Highway 23 as the "Veterans Memorial Highway" 

ND Century Code 24-01-56 reads: 

24-01-56. Veterans memorial highway - State highway 22 - Continuing appropriation.

The department shall designate state highway 22 from the South Dakota border to the junction of state highway 22 and state highway 23 as the veterans memorial highway and shall place signs along the highway designating that name. The department may accept any appropriate signs or funds donated to the department for the placement of signs. Any donated funds are appropriated to the department on a continuing basis for the purpose of providing signs designating state highway 22 as the veterans memorial highway. 

Discharge Requests

Most Veteran’s benefits require that applicants provide a copy of their Form DD 214 or discharge record, which is evidence of their veteran status. This is an important document and must be safeguarded. In the State of North Dakota separation documents are considered confidential and privileged NDCC 37-18-11 (13). National Guard members may receive a NGB22 and/or NGB23 upon obtaining 20 years of satisfactory service (20 year letter).