State could fund VFW position that helps file veteran VA claims Dean, another cancer survivor, said last year that it is past time for the veterans to get the designation and health care they need. “We’re all suffering the consequences,” he said. “Vets are dying.
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WASHINGTON D.C., DC – The U.S. House of representatives unanimously passed legislation on Tuesday to extend benefits to Blue Water Navy Vietnam Veterans. The service members served aboard ships.
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The dedicated Navy Veterans who served our country in the Blue Water of Vietnam have not had the same access to the benefits and disability compensation as those who served on the mainland. These men and women deserve better. I’m proud that the House was able to come together today and pass H.R. 299.
Jun 25, 2018. H.R. 299 (115th). To amend title 38, United States Code, to clarify presumptions relating to the exposure of certain veterans who served in the vicinity of the Republic of Vietnam, and for other purposes. In GovTrack.us, a database of bills in the U.S. Congress.
Congressman Brindisi's 'Blue Water Navy Vietnam Veterans Act. – WASHINGTON, D.C. — congressman anthony brindisi joined parties from both sides of the aisle to pass the Blue Water Navy Vietnam Veterans Act of 2019. This new act will give veterans access to earned benefits for those who served in the territorial waters off the shores of vietnam and were exposed to agent orange.
Mike Lee (R-Utah) to drop his opposition to a “Blue Water Navy” bill, which would make tens of thousands of ailing veterans who served on ships that patrolled territorial waters off Vietnam during..
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Blue Water Navy Vietnam Veterans Act Passes House – YouTube – The U.S. House of Representatives passed H.R. 299, the Blue Water Navy Vietnam Veterans Act of 2017, on Monday (June 25). The bill, co-sponsored by Congressman Bruce Westerman (AR-04), included.
Shown Here: Reported to House with amendment(s) (05/18/2018) This bill extends the presumption of service connection for certain diseases associated with herbicide exposure to veterans who served: (1) in the territorial seas of Vietnam between January 9, 1962, and May 7, 1975, or (2) in or near the Korean demilitarized zone between September 1, 1967, and August 31, 1971.