Wisconsin Administrative Code
(VA) - Department of Veterans Affairs
VA 17 - Military Funeral Honors Program
VA 17.03 - Provision of military funeral honors

Universal Citation: WI Admin Code § VA 17.03

§ VA 17.03. Provision of military funeral honors

(1) BASIC HONORS. The department shall arrange for the attendance at a funeral of at least 2 uniformed service representatives. At least one of these representatives shall be from the branch of service of the deceased. Taps shall be sounded and a flag shall be folded and presented to the next of kin. Taps may be sounded in person or with the aid of an electronic device provided by a military funeral honors team, military service personnel, or a veterans organization.

(2) FULL HONORS. Upon the request of the family and when available, the department shall arrange for a firing detail of at least three individuals in addition to the honors provided under sub. (1).

(CR 03-110: cr. Register March 2004 No. 579, eff. 4-1-04.)
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