Public Hearing on CalVet
Thursday, October 22, 2015
State Capitol, Room 437

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All written testimony submitted electronically is linked below.

    Public Hearing: 9:00 a.m.

    Opening Remarks

    CalVet: Veterans Services, Home Loan and Homes Program

  • Keith Boylan, Deputy Secretary, Veterans Services Division, California Department of Veterans Affairs
  • Theresa Gunn, Deputy Secretary, Farm and Home Loan Division, California Department of Veterans Affairs
  • Coby Petersen, Deputy Secretary, Veterans Homes, California Department of Veterans Affairs

County Services Officer Perspective

  • Ted Puntillo, Director of Veterans Services, Solano County

A Look Nationally at Veterans Homes Costs and Quality

  • Marina Fisher, Graduate Student Researcher, Berkeley Center for Health Technology

Additional material submitted by Marina Fisher

Comments Submitted by Members of the Public


Thursday, October 22, 2015
925 L Street, Room 175

(The Commission will consider agenda items I-VI at approximately
12:30 p.m. The precise time will vary depending upon the testimony of witnesses and will be determined at the discretion of the chair). Members of the public will have an opportunity to make comments about Commission agenda items during the meeting.

  1. Business Meeting Minutes from September 24, 2015
  2. Draft Report - Californians' Interaction with State Government
  3. Project Selection
  4. Civil Service Reform Update - Dave Rechs, Deputy Secretary for Human Resources, California Government Operations Agency
  5. Implementation
  6. Reports from California State Auditor’s Office