H. R. 3870
IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
November 2, 2015
Mr. Takai introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Veterans’ Affairs
To amend title 38, United States Code, to provide for the treatment of veterans who participated in the cleanup of Enewetak Atoll as radiation exposed veterans for purposes of the presumption of service-connection of certain disabilities by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs.
This Act may be cited as the
Atomic Veterans Healthcare Parity Act.
Treatment of veterans who participated in cleanup of Enewetak Atoll as radiation exposed veterans for purposes of presumption of service-connection of certain disabilities by Department of Veterans Affairs
Section 1112(c)(3)(B) of title 38, United States Code, is amended by adding at the end the following new clause:
Cleanup of Enewetak Atoll during the period beginning on January 1, 1977, and ending on December 31, 1980.