H.R. 12737 (94th): A bill to amend title 38 of the United States Code to authorize a presumption of service connection for cause of death in certain cases involving veterans who had been rated permanently and totally disabled due to service-connected disability for at least 1 year immediately preceding death.
Mar 23, 1976
94th Congress, 1975–1976
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on March 23, 1976, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Maine's 1st congressional district
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- 3/23/1976--Introduced.Authorizes the Administrator of Veterans' Affairs to presume a service-connected cause of death for purposes of the payment of dependency and indemnity compensation when a veteran had a service-connected disability ...
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Last Action: Feb 2, 1976
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