Summary: H.R.523 — 97th Congress (1981-1982)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in House (01/05/1981)

Establishes a presumption of service-connected disability caused by exposure to a phenoxy herbicide (Agent Orange) for veterans who served in Southeast Asia during the Vietnam era. Waives the one-year limitation on claims for compensation for such disabilities.