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Official Title as Introduced

To amend title 38, United States Code, to establish a presumption of service connection for certain cancers occurring in veterans who served in the Republic of Vietnam and were exposed to certain herbicide agents, and for other purposes.


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08/01/2008Introduced in House

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Date
08/01/2008Referred to the House Committee on Veterans' Affairs.
Action By: House of Representatives
08/01/2008Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

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House Veterans' Affairs08/01/2008 Referred to

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Introduced in House (08/01/2008)

Presumes to be service-connected, and therefore compensable through veterans' disability compensation, cancers of any tissues through the opening of the gastrointestinal tract to the end, becoming manifest to a degree of disability of 10% or more.