Presumptive service connection for disease associated with exposure to certain herbicide agents: AL amyloidosis. Final rule.

@article{2009PresumptiveSC,
  title={Presumptive service connection for disease associated with exposure to certain herbicide agents: AL amyloidosis. Final rule.},
  author={},
  journal={Federal register},
  year={2009},
  volume={74 87},
  pages={21258-60}
}
  • Published 2009 in Federal register
This document amends the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) adjudication regulations concerning presumptive service connection for a certain disease based on the most recent National Academy of Sciences (NAS) Institute of Medicine committee report, "Veterans and Agent Orange: Update 2006" (Update 2006). This amendment is necessary to implement a decision of the Secretary of Veterans Affairs that there is a positive association between exposure to herbicides used in the Republic of Vietnam… CONTINUE READING