Vote — Jul 30, 2015 1:47 p.m.
Bill Passed 91/4
Mar 8, 1983
98th Congress, 1983–1984
Enacted — Signed by the President on Oct 24, 1984
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on October 24, 1984.
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Last Updated: Oct 24, 1984
An act to require the Administrator of Veterans' Affairs to prescribe regulations regarding the determination of service connection of certain disabilities of veterans who were exposed to dioxin in the Republic of Vietnam while performing active military, naval, or air service or to radiation from nuclear detonations while performing such service, to provide interim benefits for certain disabilities and deaths, and other purposes.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 1961 — 98th Congress: Veterans’ Dioxin and Radiation Exposure Compensation Standards Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/98/hr1961
“H.R. 1961 — 98th Congress: Veterans’ Dioxin and Radiation Exposure Compensation Standards Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 1983. July 30, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/98/hr1961>
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