State / Territory Benefits - Oklahoma

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Summary: Oklahoma offers special benefits for its military Service members and Veterans including 100% Veteran Disability Tax Exemption, Financial Assistance Program, Employment Assistance, Veteran's Employment Preference, Tuition Aid Grant, Special Vehicle License Plates, as well as Hunting and Fishing Privileges. Eligibility for some benefits may depend on residency, military component and Veteran disability status.

State Benefit Highlights and Eligibility

State Taxes:

State Tax Benefit: An Oklahoma resident who is a member of any component of the Armed Services may exclude 100% of his/her taxable active duty military pay. This includes Reserve and National Guard pay.

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Income Tax Exemption for Nonresident Military Spouse: A nonresident Spouse of a nonresident Service member may be exempt from Oklahoma income tax on income from services performed in Oklahoma if all of the following facts are true:

  • The Service member is present in Oklahoma in compliance with military orders;
  • The Spouse is in Oklahoma to be with the Service member; and
  • The Spouse maintains the same domicile as the Service member.

Withholding Tax: A Spouse whose wages are exempt from Oklahoma income tax under the SCRA may claim an exemption from Oklahoma withholding tax. Spouses wishing to claim this exemption from income tax may file a Form OW-9-MSE: Annual Withholding Tax Exemption Certification for Military Spouse with their employer. Spouses claiming exemption from Oklahoma income tax should consider the impact on their income tax (and estimated income tax) liability in their domicile state.

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Retired Military Pay: Any individual may exclude the greater of 75% of their retirement benefits or $10,000, but not to exceed the amount included in the Federal Adjusted Gross Income. The retirement benefits must be from any component of the U.S. Armed Forces.

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Military Disability Retired Pay: Retirees who entered the military before September 24, 1975, and members receiving disability retirements based on combat injuries or who could receive disability payments from the VA are covered by laws giving disability broad exemption from federal income tax. Most military retired pay based on service-related disabilities also is free from federal income tax, but there is no guarantee of total protection.

VA Disability Dependency and Indemnity Compensation: Not subject to federal or state taxes.

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Military SBP/ RCSBP/ RSFPP: In accordance with Oklahoma statute §68-2358.19, all retirement benefits received by federal civil service retirees, including survivor annuities, paid in lieu of Social Security benefits shall be exempt from taxable income to the extent such benefits are included in the federal adjusted gross income.

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100% Veteran Disability Tax Exemption: 100% tax exemption for sales tax, excise tax, and ad valorem tax (Latin term meaning "as to value"), including city and county sales tax, will be exempt.
Eligibility: Persons who have been certified as receiving compensation at the 100% rate where disability is permanent and where it is service connected as certified by the United States Department of Veterans Affairs. Sales qualifying for the exemption are limited to $25,000.00 per year. The sales tax exemption for the 100% disabled Veterans extends to the surviving Spouse of a deceased qualified Veteran if the surviving Spouse has not remarried. Sales qualifying for the exemption are limited to $1,000.00 per year for the surviving Spouse.

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100% Motor Vehicle Tax Exemption: The exemption may be claimed on only one vehicle in a consecutive three year period by any single qualifying Veteran. The exemption applies to motor vehicles only. It does not apply to boats or motors. The exemption does not apply to surviving Spouses of qualified Veterans.
Eligibility:

  • The qualifying Veteran must be listed on the title as an owner of the vehicle. Additional owners may also be present.
  • The vehicle must have been purchased on or after 7/1/05.
  • A letter from the United States Department of Veterans Affairs must be presented certifying that the Veteran is receiving disability compensation at the 100% rate or the exemption card issued to document the sales tax exemption must be presented.

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100% Disabled Veteran Property Tax Exemption: There is a 100% property tax exemption for disabled Veterans. Property tax systems are based on market value of real, personal and public service properties. The exemption can be claimed beginning January 1, 2006. The exemption will be for the full fair cash value of the homestead. Complete OTC Form 998, application for 100% Disabled Veteran Property Tax Exemption and take to the county assessor's office for the county in which the property is located.
Eligibility: The qualifying Veteran must be receiving disability compensation at the 100% rate. The exemption applies to the surviving Spouse of the Veteran if the surviving Spouse has not remarried.

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Education Benefits:

College Credit for Service: Oklahoma state law (OK Stat § 59-4100.3 (2014) ) allows Oklahoma colleges, university and technology centers to provide academic credit to a Veteran honorably discharged in the previous three years for any applicable education, training and experience received through military duty that pertains to his or her area of study. Under the new law, college boards must have adopted policies for military academic credit by January 1, 2013 and courses must meet the standards of the American Council on Education or equivalent standards.

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Expedited Professional Licensure for Service members Post-Military Service and Spouses: In accordance with 59 O.S. § 4100.4 of the Post-Military Service Occupation, Education and Credentialing Act, the related trade committee and the Board shall, upon satisfactory evidence of substantially equivalent education, training and experience by an applicant for licensure, registration, or endorsement, accept the education, training and experience completed by the applicant as a member of the Armed Forces or Reserves of the United States, National Guard of any jurisdiction, the Military Reserves of any jurisdiction, or the Naval Militias of any jurisdiction, and apply it in the manner most favorable toward satisfying the applicant's qualifications for examination and license or endorsement issuance. An applicant must complete and submit the following:

  • Appropriate application(s),
  • Satisfactory evidence of education, training, and experience obtained as a member of the U.S. Armed Forces,
  • License, registration, or endorsement certification(s) from jurisdiction(s) in which the applicant has held or currently holds a license, registration, or endorsement, if applicable.
  • Criminal history background application and fingerprint card, if applicable, and
  • Successful completion of the appropriate examination.
  •  Military Spouse applicant - equivalency. In accordance with 59 O.S. § 4100.5 the Board shall issue the individual an equivalent license, registration, or endorsement in an equivalent category if, in the opinion of the related trade committee, the requirements for licensure, registration, or endorsement of the other state are substantially equivalent to those required by this state, and the applicant is actively licensed in another state,
  • Applicant is the Spouse of an active-duty member of the U.S. Armed Forces,
  • Applicant has a Spouse subject to a military transfer to Oklahoma, and
  • Applicant left employment in another state to accompany the Service member.

*Note: If there is a question as to the competence of the applicant, he/she may be required to complete additional educational courses and/or successfully complete the required examination. (59 O.S. § 4100.4)

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Oklahoma Tuition Aid Grant (OTAG): OTAG is a need-based grant program for Oklahoma residents who attend eligible colleges, universities and career technology centers in Oklahoma. Awards are approved for full-time or part-time undergraduate students. The maximum annual award is the lesser of 75 percent of enrollment costs or $1,000 for students attending public colleges, universities or career technology centers, and $1,300 for students attending eligible private colleges or universities. One-half of the award is disbursed in the fall semester, and one-half is disbursed in the spring semester. Funds are released to eligible students by campus officials after eligibility has been confirmed. This grant does not have to be repaid.
Eligibility: Oklahoma residents who have a high school diploma or GED certificate.

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Tuition Free Technology and Technical Education: This program waives the tuition at any state-supported technology career center school in the State of Oklahoma operating under the State Board of Career and Technology Education. The Oklahoma State University Institute of Technology-Okmulgee shall be excluded from the provisions of this act.
Eligibility: Any Oklahoma Veteran, or dependent of any Oklahoma Veteran who was missing in action or a prisoner of war.

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National Guard Tuition Waiver: The Oklahoma National Guard Tuition Waiver is established as an incentive for qualified young men and women to join the Oklahoma National Guard and as a means to retain skilled, productive citizens within the state. A resident tuition waiver covers the cost of resident tuition for all courses for which resident tuition is charged. The student is responsible for all other fees: special course fees, student activity and facility fees, assessment fees and others. A student may receive a waiver for a maximum of 18 semester credit hours each semester, for up to six years from the date of first application.
Eligibility: A student who is a member of the Oklahoma National Guard shall be eligible for a full resident tuition waiver, provided the student:

  • Is a bona fide member of the Oklahoma National Guard at the beginning of the semester for which he/she is applying for a scholarship or by the scholarship application deadline determined by the institution.
  • Has been certified as a member in good standing by the Adjunct General.
  • Is an Oklahoma resident.
  • Does not currently hold a baccalaureate or graduate degree.
  • Meets all admission and retention requirements of the institution.

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Heroes Promise: House Bill 1343 became effective July 1, 2011 creating a special tuition scholarship for Children of Oklahoma military personnel that were killed in action after January 1, 2000. Heroes Promise will help pay the student's tuition at a public community college or university. It will also cover a portion of tuition at an accredited Oklahoma private college or university or for courses at public technology centers that are approved for credit toward an Associate in Applied Science degree at a public college. The scholarship is good for up to five years or until the student completes a bachelor's degree, whichever comes first. The final amount of the scholarship will vary depending on where the student attends college, the tuition rates in effect at that time and whether he or she attends full time or less.
Eligibility:

  • The scholarship is available to Children of any person killed after January 1, 2000, in the line of duty in any branch of the United States Armed Forces or who died after January 1, 2000, as a result of an injury sustained while in the line of duty in any branch of the United States Armed Forces.
  • The person who was killed or died must have filed an individual or joint Oklahoma income tax return for the tax year prior to the year during which the person was killed or died.
  • The student must be an Oklahoma resident.

The student must enroll within the Oklahoma State System of Higher Education prior to reaching the age of 21.

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Heroes Promise
Oklahoma State Regents for Higher Education
800.858.1840
405.225.9131 (Oklahoma City area)
studentinfo@osrhe.edu 

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High School Diplomas for Veterans: In order to recognize and pay tribute to Veterans who left high school prior to graduation to serve in World War II, in the Korean War, or in the Vietnam War, a board of education of any independent school district in this state is hereby authorized to grant a diploma of graduation to any Veteran who meets the requirements as listed in Section 517.0.2 of the School Laws of Oklahoma 2009.
Eligibility: To be eligible, a Veteran shall:

  • Have been honorably discharged from the U.S. Armed Forces.
  • Served on active duty or have been discharged with a service-connected disability between these dates:
    • September 16, 1940, and December 31, 1946
    • June 27, 1950, and January 31, 1955
    • May 13, 1961, and April 29, 1975
  • Be a resident of the state of Oklahoma.

School districts are further encouraged to present such diplomas in conjunction with appropriate Veterans Day programs.

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Interstate Compact on Educational Opportunity for Military Children: It is the purpose of this compact to remove barriers to educational success imposed on Children of military Families because of frequent moves and deployment of their parents by:

  • Facilitating the timely enrollment of Children of military Families and ensuring that they are not placed at a disadvantage due to difficulty in the transfer of educational records from the previous school district or variations in entrance or age requirements.
  • Facilitating the student placement process through which Children of military Families are not disadvantaged by variations in attendance requirements, scheduling, sequencing, grading, course content or assessment. Facilitating the qualification and eligibility for enrollment, educational programs, and participation in extracurricular academic, athletic and social activities.
  • Facilitating the on-time graduation of Children of military Families.
  • Providing for the promulgation and enforcement of administrative rules implementing the provisions of this compact.
  • Providing for the uniform collection and sharing of information between and among member states, schools and military Families under this compact.
  • Promoting coordination between this compact and other compacts affecting military Children.
  • Promoting flexibility and cooperation between the educational system, parents and the student in order to achieve educational success for the student.

Primary Point of Contact:
Dr. Pam Deering, Commissioner
Executive Director, Oklahoma Association of School Administrators
Address: 2901 Lincoln Blvd, Oklahoma City, Ok 73105
Email: deering@ccosa.org
Phone: 405-642-6259

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The Veterans Entrepreneurship Program (VEP): VEP offers cutting edge, experiential training in entrepreneurship and small business management to Soldiers, sailors, airmen, members of the coast guard, and marines disabled as a result of their service. The intent of the VEP is to open the door to entrepreneurial opportunity and small business ownership to you, by developing your competencies in the many steps and activities associated with creating and sustaining an entrepreneurial venture, and also by helping you coordinate your efforts with programs and services for Veterans and others with disabilities.

Like a military boot camp, this program is intense, rigorous, and challenging. Building upon key elements of OSU's comprehensive entrepreneurship curriculum, the program consists of a series of training modules designed to assist you in creating and growing businesses that can be profitable. A team of experienced faculty and successful entrepreneurs will work with you, providing a fun, interactive, and informative experience. They will introduce entrepreneurship ideas and concepts, and show how to apply them to your current or potential business. The VEP program is offered entirely free to qualified Veterans accepted into the program. We cover the cost of transport to Stillwater, the on-line and live courses, instructors, books, materials, all food costs, and outings that are part of the program. Participants will also receive 24 Continuing Education Credits from Oklahoma State University Spears School of Business School of Entrepreneurship.
Eligibility: This program is available to Veterans that meet the following requirements:

  • Have separated from active duty service (or are currently in the administrative process of separating)
  • Are identified as disabled by the Veteran's Administration or Department of Defense authority based on a "service-connected" disability

OR

  • Are "service distinguished" for exemplary military conduct
  • Demonstrate a strong interest in entrepreneurship and small business ownership/management

Successful candidates for admission will demonstrate a strong interest in entrepreneurship, high motivation for owning and managing a business, and a high likelihood of successful completion of this intense training program. Click here to apply online.

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Employment Benefits:

Employment Assistance: State employees are eligible for 20 days of paid military leave per federal fiscal year when ordered to military duty. If the period of military status extends beyond 20 days the employee may elect to use accrued compensatory holidays, annual leave, or leave without pay
Eligibility: State employee on Inactive Duty Training, Annual Training or active duty.

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Oklahoma Veteran Public Employment Preference: In establishing employment lists of eligible persons for competitive and noncompetitive appointment, certain preferences shall be allowed for Veterans honorably discharged from the Armed Forces of the United States.

1.    Five points shall be added to the final grade of any person who has passed the examination and has submitted proof of having status as a:
      A. Veteran; or
      B. unremarried surviving Spouse of a Veteran; or
      C. Spouse of a Veteran who is unemployable due to a service-connected disability as certified by the    Veterans Administration or agency of the Defense Department within six (6) months of the date of application.

2.    Ten points shall be added to the final grade of any war Veteran who has passed the examination and has submitted proof of having a service-connected disability as certified by the Veterans Administration or Agency of the Defense Department within six (6) months of date of application.

3.     In addition to the 10 points preference provided in (2) of this subsection, such eligible war Veterans who are in receipt of benefits payable at the rate of 30% or more because of the service-connected disability, shall be considered Absolute Preference Veterans. Their names shall be placed at the top of the register, ranked in order of their examination scores. Absolute Preference Veterans shall not be denied employment and passed over for others without showing cause.

Direct Hire Authority:  Applicants for LPN, RN, and Nurse Manager positions may apply directly to the Veterans centers.

Special Disabled Veterans: Veterans with 30% or more service-connected disability may be hired directly at this agency, in accordance with the "Persons with Severe Disabilities Program". This program provides exemption from entrance exams and other hiring procedures. A one-year probationary period applies.

Noncompetitive Appointments: Appointing Authorities who have classes of positions of unskilled or semi-skilled labor, or similar classes designated by the Administrator as noncompetitive, may appoint qualified Veterans or non-Veterans in accordance with 530:10-9-71 and 530:10-9-92.

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Federal Veterans Hiring Preferences: By Federal law, Veterans who are disabled or who served on active duty in the United States Armed Forces during certain specified time periods or in military campaigns are entitled to preference over non-Veterans both in hiring into the Federal civil service and in retention during reduction in force. Veterans may be entitled to 5 or 10 points included in any scoring process for examination or interviews.

5-point Hiring Preference: Five points are added to the examination score or rating of a Veteran who served:

  • During a war; or
  • During the period April 28, 1952 through July 1, 1955; or
  • For more than 180 consecutive days, other than for training, any part of which occurred after January 31, 1955, and before October 15, 1976; or
  • During the Gulf War from August 2, 1990, through January 2, 1992; or
  • For more than 180 consecutive days, other than for training, any part of which occurred during the period beginning September 11, 2001, and ending on August 31, 2010, the last day of Operation Iraqi Freedom; or
  • In a campaign or expedition for which a campaign medal has been authorized. Any Armed Forces Expeditionary medal or campaign badge, including El Salvador, Lebanon, Grenada, Panama, Southwest Asia, Somalia, and Haiti, qualifies for preference.

10-point Compensable Disability (CP) Preference: Ten points are added to the examination score or rating of:

  • Veteran who served at any time and who has a compensable service-connected disability rating of at least 10 percent but less than 30 percent.

10-Point 30 Percent Compensable Disability Preference (CPS): Ten points are added to the passing examination score or rating of a Veteran who served at any time and who has a compensable service-connected disability rating of 30 percent or more.

10-Point Disability Preference (XP): Ten points are added to the passing examination score or rating of:

  • A Veteran who served at any time and has a present service-connected disability or is receiving compensation, disability retirement benefits, or pension from the military or the Department of Veterans Affairs but does not qualify as a CP or CPS; or
  • A Veteran who received a Purple Heart.

10-Point Derived Preference (XP): Ten points are added to the passing examination score or rating of Spouses, Widows, Widowers, or Mothers of Veterans as described below. This type of preference is usually referred to as "derived preference" because it is based on service of a Veteran who is not able to use the preference. Both a Mother and a Spouse (including Widow or Widower) may be entitled to preference on the basis of the same Veteran's service if they both meet the requirements. However, neither may receive preference if the Veteran is living and is qualified for Federal employment.

Ten points are added to the passing examination score or rating of the Spouse of a disabled Veteran who is disqualified for a Federal position along the general lines of his or her usual occupation because of a service-connected disability. Such a disqualification may be presumed when the Veteran is unemployed and

  • Is rated by appropriate military or Department of Veterans Affairs authorities to be 100 percent disabled and/or unemployable; or
  • Has retired, been separated, or resigned from a civil service position on the basis of a disability that is service-connected in origin; or
  • Has attempted to obtain a civil service position or other position along the lines of his or her usual occupation and has failed to qualify because of a service-connected disability.

Preference may be allowed in other circumstances but anything less than the above warrants a more careful analysis.

A campaign medal holder or Gulf War Veteran who originally enlisted after September 7, 1980, (or began active duty on or after October 14, 1982, and has not previously completed 24 months of continuous active duty) must have served continuously for 24 months or the full period called or ordered to active duty. The 24-month service requirement does not apply to 10-point preference eligible Veterans separated for disability incurred or aggravated in the line of duty, or to Veterans separated for hardship or other reasons under 10 U.S.C. 1171 or 1173.

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Oklahoma National Guard Employment Coordination Program: The Employment Coordination Program increases career opportunities for Oklahoma Guardsmen / Veterans by developing proactive positive relationships with Oklahoma employers and connecting our Citizen Soldiers / Airmen with those employers through all available channels in order to obtain stabilized careers and optimal retention.

We collaborate with Oklahoma employers who are seeking reliable, dedicated, skilled, and disciplined Soldiers and Airmen to utilize their military training, experience, and education in order to maximize the employers' organization.

We identify skill sets the employers want and seek out the Service members who are a match in order to maintain a high level of confidence in our employer customer base.
Eligibility: Oklahoma National Guard's combat Soldiers, Airmen, & Families. 

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Unemployment Compensation:

Unemployment Compensation: Oklahoma's Employment Security Commission administers the Unemployment Insurance (UI), providing temporary assistance to unemployed Oklahoma workers.

Unemployment insurance is a program of social insurance meant to ease the economic burden of unemployment by providing a temporary source of income for individuals who are unemployed through no fault of their own. Unemployment is an insurance paid by your employer in the form of Unemployment Taxes.

You may apply as soon as you become unemployed. Your application cannot be made retroactive beyond the week in which it is filed.
Eligibility: To qualify you must be unemployed at the time of filing or working less than full-time and earning wages less than your weekly benefit amount. You must have a minimum of $1500 in covered wages in your base period and your total base period wages must be 1½ times your high quarter wages. If you are not a citizen, you must present evidence to establish you were lawfully admitted to the United States during the period of your employment. You can file a claim here.

To Contact the Unemployment Service Center:

If you live:

Call

Inside the OKC calling area

405-525-1500

All others

1-800-555-1554

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Oklahoma Veterans' Employment Initiative (Workforce Oklahoma): The Employment Security Commission employs Local Veterans' Employment Service Representatives (LVERs) and Disabled Veterans Outreach Program Specialists (DVOPs). These individuals conduct outreach services to employers with no Workforce Office Veteran services, and provide intensive employment services to Veterans and targeted populations meeting criteria as having or supporting individuals identified with significant barriers to employment. Click the 'Learn More' tab below for LVER/DVOP locations and contact information.

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Veterans' Priority: The U.S. Department of Labor provides grant funds to the State of Oklahoma to provide employment and training services to eligible residents and workers. As a condition to receiving those funds, priority of service will be given to qualified Veterans when referring individuals to job openings, DOL funded training programs or related services. In accordance with the implementation of the Veterans' Priority Provisions of the "Jobs for Veterans Act" (PL 107-288), qualified Veterans will receive priority referral to services over non-Veterans as determined by each program's mandatory eligibility criteria.
Information and assistance will be provided by One-Stop and Workforce Center staff regarding available employment programs, training opportunities and services, eligibility requirements, and Veteran's priority. Veterans are encouraged to avail themselves of these opportunities.
For more information on program eligibility and Veteran Priority details, visit or contact a local One-Stop or Workforce office. Veteran Employment and Training staff or One-Stop staff members are available to explain program mandatory eligibility and Veterans' priority. Also, click here for the Department of Labor Veterans' Employment and Career Transition website.

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Motor Vehicle Division Related Benefits:

Driver License/ID Card Renewal Guidelines for Military Personnel: The following procedure may be used to renew or replace a Class D license or ID card of a Service member or dependent stationed outside of Oklahoma. If the Driver License or ID card is expired, a copy of military orders showing residence during active duty must be provided along with the following information:

  • Full name, date of birth, Oklahoma license number,
  • Oklahoma resident address and out of state address (where the license is to be mailed),
  • Copy of two forms of identification (i.e., OK license and military ID),
  • Self-addressed, stamped envelope,
  • Required fee ($33.50 for renewal, $20.00 for replacement), payable to Oklahoma Department of Public Safety.

This information must be mailed to the following address:

Oklahoma Department of Public Safety
Driver License Examining, Renewal by Mail
PO Box 11415
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73136

The license cannot be renewed or replaced by email or telephone request. The Department shall not renew a license by mail unless the license was previously issued or renewed in person by the applicant.

Extension of Driver's License: In the event that the Service member or dependent cannot renew his/her license, the license is valid for the period of service and sixty (60) days from and after the return of the Service member or dependent to the state of Oklahoma. For additional information, please call the Department of Public Safety at (405) 425-2300.

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"Veteran" Designation on Driver License/ID Card: Veterans may apply for a "Veteran" designation on their Oklahoma driver's license or ID Card. There is no fee associated with the addition of the designation; however, if the license is being renewed or a duplicate issued, standard fees apply.
Eligibility: Veterans who choose to have the "Veteran" status on their card will have to show proof of military service by providing their DD214, DD215, WWII discharge document, a US Department of Veterans Affairs photo ID card, or an Oklahoma Army or Air National Guard NGB Form 22 when renewing or obtaining their identification card or driver license.

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Disabled/Partially Disabled Veteran Plate: A Veteran with at least a 50% service connected disability is entitled to a reduced rate on annual registration and/or a special DAV license plate. The plate may be issued with the International Accessibility Symbol (ISA) with verifying documents. The application (click the 'Learn more' link below) may be mailed or presented in person.
Eligibility: The applicant must be a disabled Veteran with a rating of 50% or more. The name of the disabled Veteran must appear on the face of the title. The fee for the plate is $6.50 if picked up, or $9.50 if mailed. The application, medical supporting documentation or previously-issued physically disabled parking placard number (if ISA is desired), the award letter from the Department of Veterans Affairs, and proof of insurance must be presented or mailed.

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Special Vehicle License Plates: A complete list of Oklahoma special plates for military Service members and Veterans can be found here. Please see the following list for more information and applications (click 'Learn more').

Killed in Action License Plates: Plates shall be designed to honor Oklahoma members of the United States Armed Forces who were killed in action. The Spouse of the deceased person, if the Spouse has not remarried, or if remarried, the remarriage is terminated by death, divorce, or annulment, may apply for a killed in action license plate upon presenting proper certification that the person was killed in action and that the person making the application is the qualifying Spouse of the deceased person. Applications must be made in person. The fee for initial issue and annual renewal of the plate is $18.50 ($14.00 plus $1.50 insurance filing and $3.00 mailing fee).

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Legion of Merit License Plate: Plates shall be designed for any resident of this state presenting proper certification from the United States Department of Veterans Affairs or the Armed Forces of the United States certifying that such resident has been awarded the Distinguished Flying Cross. The fee is $11.00 ($8.00 plus $3.00 mailing fee) and $9.50 ($8.00 plus $1.50 mailing fee) for renewal.

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Distinguished Flying Cross License Plate: Plates shall be designed for any resident of this state presenting proper certification from the United States Department of Veterans Affairs or the Armed Forces of the United States certifying that such resident has been awarded the Distinguished Flying Cross. The fee is $11.00 ($8.00 plus $3.00 mailing fee) and $9.50 ($8.00 plus $1.50 mailing fee) for renewal.

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Distinguished Service Medal License Plate: Plates shall be designed for any resident of this state presenting proper certification from the United States Department of Veterans Affairs or the Armed Forces of the United States certifying that such resident has been awarded the Distinguished Flying Cross. The fee is $11.00 ($8.00 plus $3.00 mailing fee) and $9.50 ($8.00 plus $1.50 mailing fee) for renewal.

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Military Multi-Decoration License Plates: Plates shall be designed for any resident of Oklahoma who has been awarded the Purple Heart, the Distinguished Service Medal, Joint Forces Commendation Medal, the Distinguished Flying Cross Award, the Bronze Star, or the Silver Star. Applicants must provide proof of award. The fee is $23.00 ($20.00 plus $3.00 mailing fee. Allow 4 months) and $21.50 for renewal for a personalized plate, or $11.00 ($8.00 plus $3.00 mailing fee) for original and $9.50 ($8.00 plus $1.50 mailing fee) renewal for a pre-numbered plate.

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Bronze Star Medal License Plate: Plates shall be designed for any resident of this state presenting proper certification from the United States Department of Veterans Affairs or the Armed Forces of the United States certifying that such resident has been awarded the Bronze Star. The fee is $11.00 ($8.00 plus $3.00 mailing fee) and $9.50 ($8.00 plus $1.50 mailing fee) for renewal. This license plate is also available for motorcycles.

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Silver Star Medal License Plate: Plates shall be designed for any resident of this state presenting proper certification from the United States Department of Veterans Affairs or the Armed Forces of the United States certifying that such resident has been awarded the Silver Star. The fee is $11.00 ($8.00 plus $3.00 mailing fee) and $9.50 ($8.00 plus $1.50 mailing fee) for renewal.

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Veterans of Foreign Wars License Plates: Plates shall be designed to honor the Veterans of foreign wars and issued to any resident of this state who is a member of a Veterans of Foreign Wars organization in this state. Such persons may apply for Veterans of Foreign Wars license plates upon proof of membership in a Veterans of Foreign Wars organization. The license plate shall be designed in consultation with the Veterans of Foreign Wars organization. The fee is $11.00 ($8.00 plus $3.00 mailing fee) and $9.50 ($8.00 plus $1.50 mailing fee) for renewal.

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World War II Veterans License Plate: Plates shall be designed and issued to any honorably discharged member of the U.S. Armed Forces who served in World War II. Applicants must present proof of service for that time period. The fee is $11.00 ($8.00 plus $3.00 mailing fee) and $9.50 for renewal or $23.00 ($20.00 plus $3.00 mailing fee. Allow 4 months) for personalized plates.

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Pearl Harbor Survivor License Plates: Plates shall be designed for any resident of this state who can be verified by the United States Department of Veterans Affairs or the Armed Forces of the United States as being a member of the United States Armed Forces on December 7, 1941, stationed on December 7, 1941, during the hours of 7:55 a.m. to 9:45 a.m. Hawaii time at Pearl Harbor, the island of Oahu, or offshore at a distance not to exceed three (3) miles, and a recipient of an honorable discharge from the United States Armed Forces. The fee is $11.00 ($8.00 plus $3.00 mailing fee) and $9.50 ($8.00 plus $1.50 mailing fee) for renewal.

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180th Infantry License Plate: Plates are available for current or former members of the 180th Infantry Regiment, 45th Infantry Division. Applicants must provide proof of service. The fee is $11.00 ($8.00 plus $3.00 mailing fee) and $9.50 ($8.00 plus $1.50 mailing fee) for renewal.

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American Legion License Plate: Plates are available for current members of the American Legion. Applicants must provide proof of membership. The fee is $11.00 ($8.00 plus $3.00 mailing fee) and $9.50 ($8.00 plus $1.50 mailing fee) for renewal.

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D-Day Survivor License Plate: Plates shall be designed and issued to any honorably discharged member of the U.S. Armed Forces who participated in D-Day. Applicants must provide proof of service. The fee is $ 11.00 ($8.00 plus $3.00 mailing fee) and $9.50 ($8.00 plus $1.50 mailing fee) for renewal.

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Korean War Veteran License Plate: Plates shall be designed and issued to any honorably discharged member of the U.S. Armed Forces who served in the Korean War. Applicants must provide proof of service. The fee is $11.00 ($8.00 plus $3.00 mailing fee) and $9.50 for renewal or $23.00 ($20.00 plus $3.00 mailing fee. Allow 4 months) for personalized plates.

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Korea Defense Medal License Plate: Plates shall be designed for any resident of this state presenting proper certification from the United States Department of Veterans Affairs or the Armed Forces of the United States certifying that such resident has been awarded the Distinguished Flying Cross. The fee is $11.00 ($8.00 plus $3.00 mailing fee) and $9.50 ($8.00 plus $1.50 mailing fee) for renewal.

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Vietnam Veteran License Plate: Plates shall be designed and issued to any honorably discharged member of the U.S. Armed Forces who served in the Vietnam conflict. Applicants must provide proof of service. The fee is $11.00 ($8.00 plus $3.00 mailing fee) and $9.50 ($8.00 plus $1.50 mailing fee) for renewal. This license plate is also available for motorcycles.

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Desert Storm License Plates: Plates shall be designed and issued to any honorably discharged or present member of the United States Armed Forces who served in the Persian Gulf Crisis and the Desert Storm operation. Applicants must provide proof of service. The fee is $11.00 ($8.00 plus $3.00 mailing fee) and $9.50 ($8.00 plus $1.50 mailing fee) for renewal.

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Global War on Terrorism Plate: Recipients of the Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary Medal may purchase a Global War on Terrorism Plate. Applicants must provide proof of award. The fee is $11.00 ($8.00 plus $3.00 mailing fee) for original and replacement and $9.50 ($8.00 plus $1.50 mailing fee) for renewal.

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Operation Enduring Freedom License Plates: Plates shall be designed and issued to any honorably discharged or present member of the United States Armed Forces who served in support of Operation Enduring Freedom. Applicants must provide proof of service. The fee is $11.00 ($8.00 plus $3.00 mailing fee) and $9.50 ($8.00 plus $1.50 mailing fee) for renewal.

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Operation Iraqi Freedom License Plates: Plates shall be designed and issued to any honorably discharged or present member of the United States Armed Forces who served in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom. Applicants must provide proof of service. The fee is $11.00 ($8.00 plus $3.00 mailing fee) and $9.50 ($8.00 plus $1.50 mailing fee) for renewal.

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Somalia Combat Veteran License Plates: Plates shall be designed and issued to any honorably discharged or present member of the United States Armed Forces who served in combat operations in Somalia. Applicants must provide proof of service. The fee is $11.00 ($8.00 plus $3.00 mailing fee) and $9.50 ($8.00 plus $1.50 mailing fee) for renewal.

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Combat Infantryman Badge License Plate: Original license plate applicants must attach certification showing they are eligible for the Combat Infantryman Badge License Plate with a DD214 or Certificate of Award. The fee is $11.00 ($8.00 plus $1.50 mailing fee) and $9.50 for renewal.

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Iwo Jima License Plate: Original license plate applicants must attach certification showing they are eligible for an Iwo Jima License Plate. Applicants must provide proof of service. The fee is $11.00 ($8.00 plus $3.00 mailing fee) and $9.50 ($8.00 plus $1.50 mailing fee) for renewal.

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Joint Service Commendation Medal License Plate: Original license plate applicants must attach certification showing they are eligible for the Joint Service Commendation Medal License Plate (DD214, Certificate of Award, etc.). The fee is $11.00 ($8.00 plus $3.00 mailing fee) and $9.50 ($8.00 plus $1.50 mailing fee) for renewal.

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Army Reserve License Plates: Plates shall be designed and issued to any honorably discharged or present member of a reserve unit of the United States Armed Forces. Applicants must provide proof of service. The fee is $11.00 ($8.00 plus $3.00 mailing fee) and $9.50($8.00 plus $1.50 mailing fee) for renewal.

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Oklahoma National Guard License Plates: Plates shall be designed for active or retired members of the Oklahoma National Guard. Retirees who are eligible for such plates shall provide proof of eligibility upon initial application, but shall not be required to provide proof of eligibility annually. The fee is $11.00 ($8.00 plus $3.00 mailing fee) or $9.50 ($8.00 plus $1.50 mailing fee) for renewal.

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Ex-Prisoner of War License Plates: Plates shall be designed for honorably discharged or present members of the United States Armed Forces and civilians who were former prisoners of war held by a foreign country and who can provide proper certification of that status. Such persons may apply for a prisoner of war license plate for no more than two vehicles. The surviving Spouse of any deceased former prisoner of war is eligible, if the Spouse has not since remarried, or if remarried, the remarriage is terminated by death, divorce, or annulment, may apply for a prisoner of war license plate for one vehicle. The fee for issue and renewal of the plate is $18.50 ($14.00 plus $1.50 insurance filing and $3.00 mailing fee). This license plate is also available for motorcycles.

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Missing In Action License Plates: Plates shall be designed to honor members of the United States Armed Forces who are missing in action. The Spouse of such missing person, if the Spouse has not since remarried, or if remarried, the remarriage is terminated by death, divorce, or annulment, and each parent of the missing person may apply for a missing in action license plate upon presenting proper certification that the person is missing in action and that the person making the application is the qualifying Spouse or the parent of the missing person. The qualifying Spouse and each parent of the missing person may each apply for the missing in action license plate. The fee is $11.00 ($8.00 plus $3.00 mailing fee) and $9.50 ($8.00 plus $1.50 mailing fee) for renewal.

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Purple Heart Recipient License Plates: Plates shall be designed for any resident of this state presenting proper certification from the United States Department of Veterans Affairs or the Armed Forces of the United States certifying that such resident has been awarded the Purple Heart military decoration. The surviving Spouse of any deceased Veteran, who has been awarded the Purple Heart military decoration, if such Spouse has not since remarried, or if remarried, the remarriage has been terminated by death, divorce or annulment, may apply for such plate for one vehicle. The fee is $3.00 (No registration fee but a $3.00 mailing fee) and $1.50 (No registration fee but a $1.50 mailing fee) for renewal. This license plate is also available for motorcycles.

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Gold Star Parent: Plates shall be designed to honor the Parents of Service members of the United States Armed Forces who were killed in action or an honorably discharged Veteran who died due to or as a consequence of a service-connected injury, illness or disease. A letter of confirmation from the Oklahoma Department of Veterans Affairs, OR deceased Veteran's DD Form 1300 (if the form does not reflect service person's death, a copy of the death certificate will need to be included) and birth certificate confirming applicant's relation OR Gold Star Parent membership identification card is required. Parents are limited to (2) plates per year and the fee for issue plate is $18.50 ($14.00 plus $1.50 insurance filing and $3.00 mailing fee) and $17.00 ($14.00 fee plus $1.50 insurance fee plus $1.50 mailing fee) for renewal.

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Gold Star Spouse: Plates shall be designed to honor the Surviving Spouse of an honorably discharged Veteran who died due to or as a consequence of a service-connected injury, illness or disease. Such surviving Spouse may, if not since remarried, or if remarried, the remarriage is terminated by death, divorce or annulment, apply for a Surviving Spouse license plate for one vehicle. DD Form 1300, Report of Casualty OR Death Certificate, DD Form 214 and a statement Veteran's death was due to or a consequence of a service-connected disability. The fee for initial issue plate is $18.50 ($14.00 plus $1.50 insurance filing and $3.00 mailing fee) and $17.00 ($14.00 fee plus $1.50 insurance fee plus $1.50 mailing fee) for renewal.

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Gold Star Survivor: Plates shall be designed to honor the Children of Service members of the United States Armed Forces who were killed in action or an honorably discharged Veteran who died due to or as a consequence of a service-connected injury, illness or disease. A letter of confirmation from the Oklahoma Department of Veterans Affairs, OR deceased Veteran's DD Form 1300 (if the form does not reflect service person's death, a copy of the death certificate will need to be included) and birth certificate confirming applicant's relation. The fee for initial issue plate is $18.50 ($14.00 plus $1.50 insurance filing and $3.00 mailing fee) and $17.00 ($14.00 fee plus $1.50 insurance fee plus $1.50 mailing fee) for renewal.

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U.S. Army: Plates shall be designed for members of the United States Army. Persons applying for such license plate must show proof of service by presenting a valid Uniformed Services Identity Card or the United States Department of Defense Form (DD) 214. The fee is $11.00 ($8.00 plus $3.00 mailing fee) and $9.50 ($8.00 plus $1.50 mailing fee) for renewal. This license plate is also available for motorcycles.

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Army Retired: Plates shall be designed for retired members of the United States Army. Persons applying for such license plate must show proof of service by presenting a valid Uniformed Services Identity Card or the United States Department of Defense Form DD214. The fee is $11.00 ($8.00 plus $3.00 mailing fee) and $9.50 ($8.00 plus $1.50 mailing fee) for renewal.

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Medal of Honor Recipient License Plates: Plates shall be designed for any resident of this state who has been awarded the Medal of Honor. Such persons may apply for a Medal of Honor recipient license plate for each vehicle. Applicants must provide proof of award. Applications must be made in person. There shall be no registration fee for the issuance of this plate.

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Health and Insurance Benefits:

Worker's Compensation: Officers and/or enlisted men who suffer injuries or contract disease, in line of duty, while on duty or in active service, shall receive hospitalization and medical treatment, and the pay and allowances of their grade during the period that they are unable to resume their civilian occupation; but no commissioned officer shall be paid after the termination of said service or duty more than the pay and allowances of a Second Lieutenant.
Eligibility: National Guard Service member on State active duty.

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Health Insurance: TRICARE Reserve Select is a premium-based plan, available worldwide for Selected Reserve, (Reserve and National Guard) and their Families who meet the following qualifications:

  • Not on active duty orders
  • Not covered under the Transitional Assistance Management Program
  • Not eligible for or enrolled in the Federal Employees Health Benefits (FEHB) program or currently covered under FEHB, either under their own eligibility or through a Family member.

The plan provides comprehensive health care coverage when you're not activated and covered by active duty TRICARE benefits.

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Group Insurance: Oklahoma National Guard Association offers Guard members from $5,000.00 up to $1,000,000 in combined life insurance plans. New recruits are eligible for $10,000 SSLI coverage at no charge; enrollment must occur within 90 days of joining the National Guard.
Eligibility: National Guard Service member.

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Veterans Affairs Life Insurance: The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) provides valuable life insurance benefits to Veterans, Active and Reserve Component Service members and their Families to provide financial security given the extraordinary risks involved in military Service. The State of Massachusetts will pay one half of National Guard Service member's monthly SGLI premiums. The VA provides the following life insurance benefit programs:

  • Service Member's Group Life Insurance (SGLI)
  • Veterans Group Life Insurance (VGLI)
  • Family Members Group Life Insurance (FSGLI)
  • Service Members Group Life Insurance Traumatic Injury Projection (TSGLI)
  • Service-Disabled Veterans Life Insurance (S-DVI)
  • Veterans Mortgage Life Insurance (VMLI)

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Injury/Death Benefits: Paid by Worker's Compensation benefits.
Eligibility: Disease, injury or death occurs while serving on State Active Duty.

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Parks and Recreation Benefits

Free Admission to State Owned or State-Operated Parks or Museums: All honorably discharged Veterans who are currently Oklahoma residents shall be allowed free admission to all state-owned or state-operated parks and museums. A valid Oklahoma driver license or state photo identification card and military discharge papers (DD Form 214) or similar evidence of an honorable discharge from the United States Armed Forces shall be required for free admission.

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Hunting and Fishing Privileges: Free hunting and fishing permit.
Eligibility: Veterans who are 60% or more service connected disabled and legal residents of Oklahoma.

Disability Lifetime Combination Hunting/Fishing License: Legal residents having proper certification from the USDVA or its successor certifying that the person is a disabled Veteran may purchase a disability lifetime combination hunting/fishing license. The fees for the license are:

Disabled Exemptions: Veterans with proper certification from the USDVA or its successor, certifying that the person is a disabled Veteran in receipt of compensation at the 100% rate are exempt from the fees for:

  • Deer Gun Hunting License;
  • Deer Archery Hunting License;
  • Primitive Firearms License;
  • Bonus, Special, Or Second Deer Gun Hunting License

Legal resident Veterans having a disability of 60% or more are exempt from the Wildlife Land Stamp requirements.

*Note: There shall be no exemptions except for residents sixty-four (64) years of age or older, provided such residents have obtained a senior citizen's license.

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Hunting and Fishing Privileges - Nonresidents: All nonresident active duty military personnel, along with their dependents, can purchase any annual resident license issued by the Oklahoma Department of Wildlife Conservation (ODWC).

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Miscellaneous Benefits:

Oklahoma Financial Assistance Program: A program to provide financial aid to Veterans, their Spouses, Widows, and Children who are experiencing an emergency. Such must be due to an interruption or loss of job and income resulting from illness, injury or disaster such as loss of home due to fire, flood or storm. Unemployment not resulting from the above cannot be considered a reason for granting emergency funds. These funds are designed for one-time emergency aid and not as recurring source of income.

Financial Assistance funds are to be used only for the actual necessities of food, rent and utilities for Veterans and their dependents. The funds cannot be used for old debts, doctor or hospital bills, car payment, etc.
Eligibility: Financial aid grants are available to war Veterans discharged under honorable conditions, who meet the one year residency requirement and have ninety (90) days of actual wartime service, in the Armed Forces for the United States during the period of a time in which the United States participated in a war, campaign or battle, but excluding any person who served on active duty for training only, unless discharged from active duty for service connected disability (Proof of service is required) falling within these dates:

  • WWII from 12/7/41 to 12/31/46
  • Korean Conflict from 6/27/50 to1/31/55
  • Vietnam Era from 8/5/64 to 5/7/75 (2/28/61 for Veterans who served " in country" before 8/5/64)
  • Persian Gulf War from 8/1/90 through future date to be set by law or presidential proclamation.

Other than death cases, a recent medical statement showing the Veteran's inability to work is required for emergencies involving disasters such as fire, flood or storm damage to a home. A statement from the investigating agency concerning disaster claims. The Widow or minor Child's eligibility is based on the Veteran's wartime service and must meet the one (1) year residency requirement.  Application Veterans must apply through a local service organization post or chapter such as The American Legion, Veterans of Foreign War, or Disabled American Veterans. Call (888) 655-2838 for assistance.

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"The Oklahoma Cross of Valor": Any person having the following qualifications is hereby authorized to apply for, receive, and display a certain badge or medal, to be known as "The Oklahoma Cross of Valor":

  • Was a resident of Oklahoma at the time of entering the military service of the United States;
  • The military service referred to in (1) above, was performed during either World War II, the Korean Conflict or the Republic of Vietnam Conflict, or during any period of time in which the United States participated in a war, campaign or battle;
  • Was made and officially listed as captive by the enemy during the service mentioned above; and
  • Was honorably discharged from the military service.

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Oklahoma Veterans Homes: Oklahoma is among the top two states in the number of Veterans Centers providing intermediate to skilled nursing care and domiciliary care for its wartime Veterans. Professional personnel provide diversified health services for every facet of complete health care in the Veterans Centers. These health services include but are not limited to laboratory, x-ray, pharmaceutical, dietary, social, and recreational. The Veterans Centers operate much like private communities, situated on spacious, landscaped acreage. State Veterans Centers include:

Eligibility: An eligible Oklahoma Veteran is an individual who is certified by the United States Department of Veterans Affairs (USDVA) for receipt of per diem payment. 

  • Individual has served at least 90 days with one or more days being on active duty. EXCEPTION: Individual was discharged due to or as a result of a service connected disability other than dishonorable discharge.
  • Individual must be disabled by age, disease or other reason as specified in 38 CFR 17.46.
  • Admission to a Nursing Care Center - Veteran shall be disabled and/or diseased which requires a skilled type nursing care center (i.e., requires intermediate or skilled type nursing care). 

Admission Priorities: The purpose of these procedures is to establish a fair and equitable process for the placement of eligible Veterans on a waiting list for admission to a Veterans Center. The Veterans Center Administrator shall have the flexibility to determine variation from the waiting list based on medical and/or humanitarian need. The waiting list priority for eligible Veterans is:

  • World War II Veterans
  • Ex-Prisoners of War
  • Eligible Wartime Veterans
    • Eligible wartime Veterans with service connected ratings of 70% to 100% by the USDVA
    • All other wartime Veterans with service connected ratings form 0% to 60% by the USDVA
    • All other eligible wartime Veterans not specified in earlier categories will be placed on the waiting list in chronological order based on the date of receipt of the application
  • All other eligible Veterans
    • Eligible Veterans with service connected ratings of 70% to 100% by the USDVA
    • All other Veterans with service connected ratings form 0% to 60% by the USDVA
    • All other eligible Veterans not specified in earlier categories will be placed on the waiting list in chronological order based on the date of receipt of the application
  • Spouses and surviving Spouses may be admitted on exhaustion of placement of all eligible Veterans

Wartime dates shall be defined as the following date:

  • WWII from 12/7/41 to 12/31/46
  • Korean Conflict from 6/27/50 to 1/31/55
  • Vietnam Era from 8/5/64 to 5/7/75 (2/28/61 for Veterans who served " in country" before 8/5/64)
  • Persian Gulf War from 08/02/90 through future date to be set by law or presidential proclamation.

Effective 06-01-2009 Veterans 70% or greater service connected will receive full cost of care at any Oklahoma Veterans Center.

For an admission applications for Oklahoma Veterans Centers please click here.

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Veterans Administration (VA) Medical Facilities in Oklahoma:

Veterans Health Administration
VA Health Care System
Muskogee: Eastern Oklahoma VA Health Care System (Jack C. Montgomery VAMC), 1011 Honor Heights Dr, 918-577-3000
Oklahoma City: Oklahoma City VA Medical Center, 921 NE 13th St, 405-456-1000

Outpatient Clinic
Oklahoma City: South Oklahoma City VA Clinic, 7919 Mid America Blvd, 405-855-6000  
Tulsa: Ernest Childers VA Outpatient Clinic , 9322 East 41st St, 918-628-2500 
Tulsa: Tulsa Behavioral Medicine Service, 10159 E 11th St, 918-610-2000

Community Based Outpatient Clinic
Ada: Ada CBOC, 301 N. Monte Vista, 580-436-2262
Altus: Altus CBOC, 201 South Park Ln, 580-482-3310
Ardmore: Ardmore CBOC, 2002 12th Ave NW, Suite E, 580-222-0400
Blackwell: Blackwell CBOC, 1009 W. Ferguson Ave, 580-363-0052
Enid: Enid CBOC, 915 E Owen K. Garriott, Suite G, 580-242-5100
Ft Sill: Lawton/Ft Sill CBOC, 4303 Pittman and Thomas, Bldg 4303, 580-585-5600
Hartshorne: Hartshorne VA Outpatient Clinic, 1429 Pennsylvania Ave, 888-878-1598 / Fax: 918-297-2563
Jay: Jay CBOC, 1569 N Main St, 918-253-1900
Muskogee: Jack C. Montgomery East, 2414 E Shawnee Bypass, 918-577-3699
Oklahoma City: North May CBOC, 2915 Pine Ridge Rd, 405-752-6500
Stillwater: Stillwater CBOC, 320 N. Perkins Ave, 405-707-8100
Vinita: Vinita Outpatient Clinic , 269 S 7th St, 918-713-5400 / Fax: 918-713-5490

Vet Center - 877-927-8387
Lawton: Lawton Vet Center, 1016 SW C Ave, Suite B, 580-585-5880 / Fax: 580-585-5890
Oklahoma City: Oklahoma City Vet Center, 1024 NW 47th St. Suite B, 405-456-5184 / Fax: 405-521-1794
Tulsa: Tulsa Vet Center, 14002 E. 21st St, 918-628-2760 / Fax: 918-439-7424

Veterans Benefits Administration
Regional Office
Muskogee: Muskogee Regional Office, 125 South Main St, 800-827-1000

Intake Site
Altus AFB: Altus Air Force Base, Transition Assistance Program (TAP) Manager
Enid: Vance Air Force Base, Airman & Family Readiness Support Center
Fort Sill: Fort Sill, VA BDD Office Bldg 4700, Suite 317, Mow-Way Rd
Fort Sill: Sheppard Air Force Base, Transition Assistance Program (TAP) Manager
Tinker AFB: Tinker Air Force Base, BDD Office/Tinker Clinic

National Cemetery Administration
National Cemetery
Elgin: Fort Sill National Cemetery, 2648 NE Jake Dunn Rd, 580-492-3200 / Fax: 580-492-3208
Fort Gibson: Fort Gibson National Cemetery, 1423 Cemetery Rd, 918-478-2334 / Fax: 918-478-2661

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Oklahoma Department of Veterans Affairs
2311 N. Central
Oklahoma City, OK 73105
Phone: 405-523-4000

Toll Free:  855-701-6382
Fax: 405-521-6533

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Military Installations in Oklahoma

Please see the Oklahoma Resource Locator for additional information

 

Active Duty

Army

Fort Sill

McAlester Army Ammunition

Air Force

Altus AFB

Tinker AFB

Vance AFB

National Guard

Oklahoma Army National Guard

Oklahoma Air National Guard

137th Air Refueling Wing

138th Fighter Wing

Resources

http://odva.ok.gov/

http://www.va.gov/directory/guide/state.asp?State=OK&dnum=ALL

https://www.ok.gov/tax/faqs.html#c410 

http://www.oklegislature.gov/

http://www.retirementliving.com/taxes-new-york-wyoming#OKLAHOMA

http://ok.ng.mil/Pages/Home.aspx

http://www.wildlifedepartment.com/license/information.htm

https://www.fedshirevets.gov/job/vetpref/index.aspx

http://mic3.net/pages/contact/Map/oklahoma.aspx

http://webapps.dol.gov/elaws/vets/realifelines/menu.htm 

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Document Review Date: 15 July 2016