The Senate unanimously passed legislation codifying presumptive disability benefits status for so called “blue water” Vietnam. By giving us your email, you are opting in to the Early Bird Brief..

Legislation to extend benefits to Blue Water Navy Vietnam Veterans passes US House of Representatives on 410-0 vote.

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90,000 blue water’ Vietnam veterans in line for. – 12 days ago · 90,000 blue water’ Vietnam veterans in line for disability benefits after Justice officials drop appeal. appeal Procopio and further delay benefits to our Blue Water Navy veterans.

WASHINGTON D.C., DC – The U.S. House of Representatives unanimously passed legislation on Tuesday to extend benefits to Blue Water Navy Vietnam Veterans. The service members served aboard ships.

Department of Veterans Affairs officials said Wednesday “the science is not there” to provide blue water navy Veterans with disability benefits. The House unanimously passed a bill last month..

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Agent Orange Ship List Update: Don't Give Up! VA Zuehl Texas Loans – Valoanlubbocktx – US House passes legislation to extend Blue Water Navy Vietnam Veterans benefits Brad Contents Navy vietnam veterans act Navy vietnam veterans chris collins (ny-27) today voted Fiscal year 2019 senate plans path ahead.

H.R. 299, The Blue Water Navy Vietnam Veterans Act, passed unanimously out of the House June 25, with a vote of 382-0. The legislation will extend disability benefits covering medical conditions associated with Agent Orange to Blue Water Navy veterans.

"For decades, tens of thousands of veterans, their families and survivors have been denied their earned benefits. While it is long past due, it is time that we correct the injustice done to Blue Water Navy veterans and provide protection of the Procopio decision by passing H.R. 299." The bill doesn’t just cover Blue Water Vietnam veterans.

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For the second time in the last year, House lawmakers on Tuesday passed legislation to grant presumptive disability benefits. vietnam veterans of America, and the Veterans of Foreign Wars of the.

House Passes ‘Blue Water’ Navy Benefits Bill Stars and Stripes – On May 14, 2019, for the second time in less than a year, the House unanimously approved a bill Tuesday that would extend benefits to Vietnam War sailors who have fought for years to prove they were exposed to the chemical herbicide Agent Orange.