Department Of Veterans Affairs

Retroactive Payments Due to a Liberalizing Law or VA Issue

April 11, 1997 - 62 FR 17706 - RIN: - Download Full Notice: Text | PDF

This document amends the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) adjudication regulation regarding retroactive payments of compensation, pension and dependency and indemnity compensation due to a liberalizing law or VA issue. The change is necessary to bring the regulation into conformance with a U.S. Court of Veterans Appeals' decision.

Agency Contact: Laurence Freiheit, Consultant, Regulations Staff, Compensation and Pension Service, Veterans Benefits Administration, 810 Vermont Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20420, (202) 273-7252.

This rule is final. Its effective date is June 12, 1996.

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