H.R.810 - Fair Access to Veterans Benefits Act of 2011112th Congress (2011-2012)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Filner, Bob [D-CA-51] (Introduced 02/18/2011)|
|Committees:||House - Veterans' Affairs|
|Latest Action:||03/15/2011 Referred to the Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs.|
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Summary: H.R.810 — 112th Congress (2011-2012)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (02/18/2011)
Fair Access to Veterans Benefits Act of 2011 - Extends the 120-day limit for the filing of an appeal to the Court of Veterans Appeals after a final decision of the Board of Veterans' Appeals upon a showing of good cause for such time as justice may require. Considers as good cause the inability of a person to file within the 120-day period due to a service-connected disability.
Makes such extension applicable to appeals of final Board decisions issued on or after July 24, 2008.