Summary: H.R.809 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in House (02/01/2017)

Fighting for Orange-Stricken Territories in the Eastern Region Act

This bill provides presumptive service connection to herbicide exposure, for purposes of eligibility for Department of Veterans Affairs health benefits, for veterans who served in the Republic of Vietnam, Guam, the Northern Mariana Islands, or American Samoa during the Vietnam War and who show symptoms of medical conditions associated with such exposure.