Summary: H.R.2572 — 105th Congress (1997-1998)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in House (09/29/1997)

Amends Federal veterans' benefits provisions to require (current law authorizes) the Secretary of Veterans Affairs, in the case of past-due benefits awarded to an individual in a veterans' claims adjudication, to direct that the payment of attorney's fees (not to exceed 20 percent of such award) be made out of such past due benefits.