Bills Pending US Congress House Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs

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USHB7846Intro
25%
Requires the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to increase the amounts payable for wartime disability compensation, additional compensation for dependents, the clothing allowance for certain disabled veterans, and dependency and indemnity compensat...
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2022-06-07
To House Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs
USHR1030Intro
25%
This resolution supports the designation of Gold Star Families Remembrance Week and recognizes the sacrifices made by veterans' families and the families of members of the Armed Forces who made the ultimate sacrifice in order to defend freedom and pr...
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2022-05-10
To House Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs
USHB7436Intro
25%
Implements oversight procedures related to quality assurance in the Veterans Benefits Administration (VBA) of the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). Specifically, the bill requires the VA to implement a plan to strengthen oversight of the quality a...
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2022-05-10
To House Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs
USHB7556Intro
25%
To amend title 38, United States Code, to improve benefits administered by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs, and for other purposes.
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2022-05-10
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USHB7524Intro
25%
Requires the Department of Veterans Affairs to seek to enter into an agreement with the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine to study the incidence and mortality of cancer among individuals who served in the regular or reserve co...
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2022-05-10
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USHB6830Intro
25%
To amend title 38, United States Code, to direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to furnish headstones, markers, and medallions for graves of certain enslaved individuals and individuals who performed military functions despite ineligibility to ser...
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2022-03-28
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USHB6790Intro
25%
To direct the Secretary of the Army to authorize the placement of certain types of private headstones in Arlington National Cemetery, and for other purposes.
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2022-03-28
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USHB6849Intro
25%
To amend title 38, United States Code, to update certain terminology related to marriage under the laws administered by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs.
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2022-03-28
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USHB7176Intro
25%
To amend title 38, United States Code, to provide a burial allowance for certain veterans who die at home while in receipt of hospice care furnished by the Department of Veterans Affairs.
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2022-03-28
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USHB7227Intro
25%
To direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to create fact sheets, for veterans and for survivors of veterans, that compare benefits and compensation, to such individuals under laws administered by the Secretary, to monthly insurance benefits under t...
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2022-03-28
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USHB6464Intro
25%
Provides a presumption of service-connection for hearing-related issues in certain veterans for purposes of wartime disability compensation. Under a presumption of service-connection, specific conditions diagnosed in certain veterans are presumed to ...
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2022-02-02
To House Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs
USHB6323Intro
25%
To amend title 38, United States Code, to adjust the effective date of certain reductions and discontinuances of compensation, dependency and indemnity compensation, and pension under the laws administered by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs.
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2022-01-06
To House Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs
USHB5966Intro
25%
To amend title 38, United States Code, to direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to repay the estates of deceased beneficiaries for certain benefits paid by the Secretary and misused by fiduciaries of such beneficiaries.
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2021-11-29
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USHB5944Intro
25%
Requires the Inspector General of the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to report on the backlog of VA disability compensation claims.
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2021-11-29
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USHB5930Intro
25%
To amend title 38, United States Code, to direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to provide a plot allowance for spouses and children of veterans buried in State cemeteries, and for other purposes.
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2021-11-17
To House Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs
USHB5599Intro
25%
Requires the Government Accountability Office to study and report on the implementation and effectiveness of the Individual Longitudinal Exposure Record program of the Department of Defense and the Department of Veterans Affairs.
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2021-10-25
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USHB5499Intro
25%
Requires the Department of Veterans Affairs to set forth criteria (1) for the priority processing of claims related to compensation for service-connected disability for certain veterans (e.g., veterans affected by homelessness or major disasters), an...
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2021-10-25
To House Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs
USHB5297Intro
25%
Designates the memorial and museum that is being constructed on an approximately 26-acre area on the POW-MIA Memorial Parkway in Jacksonville, Florida, as the National POW/MIA Memorial and Museum. The director of the memorial and museum shall submit ...
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2021-09-30
To House Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs
USHB5264Intro
25%
To expand eligibility for certain burial benefits under the laws administered by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs.
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2021-09-21
To House Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs
USHB4732Intro
25%
To amend title 38, United States Code, to codify the authority of the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to assign a disability rating of total to a veteran by reason of unemployability, and for other purposes.
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2021-09-09
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USHB5026Intro
25%
Establishes a presumption of service-connection for specified conditions associated with active duty service in or near the Panama Canal Zone (zone) from January 1, 1958, through the latter of December 31, 1999, or the date on which the last service ...
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2021-09-09
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USHB3852Intro
25%
Requires the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), for purposes of wartime disability compensation and VA health care, to presume that covered veterans were exposed to toxic substances, chemicals, and airborne hazards during military service, unless t...
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2021-09-07
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USHB4137Intro
25%
To require the Secretary of Homeland Security to establish a veterans visa program to permit veterans who have been removed from the United States to return as immigrants, and for other purposes.
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2021-09-07
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USHB4315Intro
25%
Bases cost-of-living adjustments for certain benefits available through federal and military retirement programs, Social Security, and specified programs for veterans on a price index that tracks the spending patterns of older consumers. The Bureau o...
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2021-09-07
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USHB3909Intro
25%
Requires the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to increase the amounts payable for wartime disability compensation, additional compensation for dependents, the clothing allowance for certain disabled veterans, and dependency and indemnity compensat...
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2021-09-07
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USHB3596Intro
25%
Requires the Department of Veterans Affairs to establish a task force to make recommendations about the care and compensation that should be provided to veterans who have been exposed to Agent Orange, their spouses, and multiple generations of their ...
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2021-09-07
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USHB4365Intro
25%
Authorizes the National Conference on Ministry to the Armed Forces (NCMAF) to update and make corrections to certain memorials in Arlington National Cemetery in Virginia. Specifically, NCMAF may update the memorial to Protestant chaplains with a gran...
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2021-09-07
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USHB4400Intro
25%
Expands the scope of the Airborne Hazards and Open Burn Pit Registry of the Department of Veterans Affairs by including burn pits located in Egypt and Syria under the definition of open burn pits. The registry allows certain veterans and service memb...
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2021-09-07
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USHB3368Intro
25%
Provides a presumption of service-connection for diseases associated with exposure to certain herbicide agents to veterans who served on (1) Guam or American Samoa, or in the territorial waters thereof, between January 9, 1962, and July 31, 1980; or ...
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2021-08-02
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USHB2969Intro
25%
Expands eligibility for internment in national cemeteries to include certain individuals who the Department of Veterans Affairs determines served honorably with a special guerilla unit or irregular forces in Laos in support of the U.S. Armed Forces b...
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2021-07-26
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USHB2742Intro
25%
Directs the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to establish a registry for current or past members of the Armed Forces who may have been exposed to per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances due to the environmental release of aqueous film-forming foam at ...
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2021-07-14
To House Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs
USHB2601Intro
25%
Implements reporting requirements and policies related to the treatment and documentation of veterans who have been exposed to open burn pits. A burn pit is an area used for burning solid waste in open air without equipment. First, the bill requires ...
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2021-07-14
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USHB2530Intro
25%
Requires the Department of Veterans Affairs to seek to enter an agreement with the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine to conduct a study and report on the level of radiation exposure experienced by members of the Armed Forces w...
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2021-07-14
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USHB2432Intro
25%
Extends eligibility for hospital, nursing home, and medical services from the Department of Veterans Affairs to veterans who were exposed to burn pits on or after January 1, 1990, while serving in support of a contingency operation. Burn pits are are...
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2021-07-14
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USHB2371Intro
25%
Provides a presumption of service-connection to burn pit-exposed veterans for certain diseases. Under a presumption of service-connection, specific conditions diagnosed in certain veterans are presumed to have been caused by the circumstances of thei...
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2021-07-14
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USHB2436Intro
25%
Requires the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to concede, for the purposes of health care benefits and wartime disability compensation, that a veteran was exposed to certain toxic substances, chemicals, and hazards from burn pits if such veteran s...
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2021-07-14
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USHB2753Intro
25%
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 not...
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2021-07-14
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USHB2569Intro
25%
Expands the presumption of service-connection for diseases associated with exposure to certain herbicide agents for veterans who served in Vietnam between January 9, 1962, and May 7, 1975. Under a presumption of service-connection, specific condition...
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2021-07-14
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USHB2607Intro
25%
Revises policies and procedures of the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) related to establishing or modifying presumptions of service-connection based on toxic exposure. The bill sets up a procedure by which the VA must determine whether to establi...
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2021-07-14
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USHB2580Intro
25%
Includes veterans who participated in the cleanup of radioactive materials at Palomares, Spain, as radiation-exposed veterans for purposes of the Department of Veterans Affairs presumption of service-connection for specified cancers. Under a presumpt...
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2021-07-14
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USHB2825Intro
25%
Requires the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to establish and maintain the Fort McClellan Health Registry, which must include a list of names of those who were stationed at Fort McClellan, Alabama, between January 1, 1935, and May 20, 1999, and a...
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2021-07-14
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USHB2372Intro
25%
Establishes a presumption of service-connection for specified diseases associated with exposure to burn pits (an area used for burning solid waste in open air without equipment) and other toxins by veterans who were awarded specified medals on or aft...
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2021-06-22
To House Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs
USHB2368Intro
25%
Establishes a presumption of service-connection for certain illnesses related to exposure to airborne hazards or open burn pits and addresses the care available through the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) for veterans with illnesses they assert t...
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2021-06-22
To House Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs
USHB2269Intro
25%
Requires the Department of Veterans Affairs to ensure that, if it creates a presumption of service-connection between the occurrence of a disease and exposure to an herbicide agent while serving in the Armed Forces between January 9, 1962, and June 3...
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2021-06-22
To House Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs
USHB2268Intro
25%
Expands the list of diseases that are provided a presumption of service-connection for veterans who served in the Republic of Vietnam between January 9, 1962, and May 7, 1975. The bill extends through September 30, 2030, the requirement for the Depar...
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2021-06-22
To House Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs
USHB2127Intro
25%
Requires the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to expand health care, benefits, and resources for veterans with conditions related to exposure to toxic substances. Specifically, the bill expands eligibility for VA hospital care, medical services, a...
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2021-06-16
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USHB2111Intro
25%
Establishes a presumption of service-connection for specified diseases becoming manifest in certain veterans to a degree of disability of 10% or more within 15 years of the veteran's separation from active military, naval, or air service. Under a pre...
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2021-06-16
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USHB1972Intro
25%
Provides a presumption of service-connection for hypertension and monoclonal gammopathy of undetermined significance (MGUS) for veterans who served in Vietnam between January 9, 1962, and May 7, 1975. Under a presumption of service-connection, specif...
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2021-06-16
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USHB1771Intro
25%
Prohibits the Department of Veterans Affairs from transmitting personally identifiable information of veterans or their beneficiaries to the national instant criminal background check system utilized by licensed importers or dealers of firearms solel...
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2021-04-28
To House Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs
USHR270Intro
25%
This resolution expresses support for the designation of Welcome Home Vietnam Veterans Day. It also honors and recognizes the contributions of veterans who served in Vietnam.
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2021-04-12
To House Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs
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