H.R.5801 - To amend title 38, United States Code, to direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to correct and prevent variances in disability compensation payments made by the Department of Veterans Affairs.109th Congress (2005-2006)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Pascrell, Bill, Jr. [D-NJ-8] (Introduced 07/13/2006)|
|Committees:||House - Veterans' Affairs|
|Latest Action:||07/25/2006 Referred to the Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.5801 — 109th Congress (2005-2006)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (07/13/2006)
Directs the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to take steps to reduce variances in the adjudication and awarding of veterans' disability compensation benefits, including developing and implementing a comprehensive and systematic method for collecting data on such variances.
Requires the Secretary to conduct an analysis of any available data concerning such variances.