Summary: S.458 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in Senate (02/25/2021)

Veterans Claim Transparency Act of 2021

This bill requires the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to provide the representative of a veteran with an opportunity to review a proposed determination regarding a claim for compensation or benefits before such determination becomes final. The VA must notify the representative in writing that a proposed determination is ready for review and may not make a final determination until the review period has ended.

Under the bill, a representative has up to 48 hours to review the proposed determination.