Summary: H.R.2996 — 112th Congress (2011-2012)All Information (Except Text)

There is one summary for H.R.2996. Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

Shown Here:
Introduced in House (09/21/2011)

Gulf War Syndrome "Presumptive Illness" Extension Act of 2011 - Extends to December 31, 2018, the period of time following service in the Persian Gulf War or in Operations Enduring Freedom, Iraqi Freedom, or New Dawn during which there is a presumption that certain chronic disabilities or illnesses that become manifest in former active-duty veterans are service-connected and therefore compensable through the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA).