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This discounted package includes the Veterans Benefits Manual, Federal Veterans Laws, Rules and Regulations, and Veterans Benefits Manual and Related Laws and Regulations on eBook.  The eBook will be updated in April 2018 with a brand new volume of case opinions for each cited case in the VBM along with several other volumes of information formerly found on the CD product!

Veterans Benefits Manual is an indispensable guide for advocates who help veterans and their families obtain benefits from the Department of Veterans Affairs. User-friendly, well-indexed, and packed with practical information, it includes sample forms and briefs, flowcharts, checklists, citations to legal authorities, and other documents designed to streamline the claims process and save you and your veteran client valuable time.

Federal Veterans Laws, Rules and Regulations puts all the laws and regulations related to veterans law right at your fingertips. This fully indexed resource offers quick reference to important federal statutes and regulations contained in Title 38 of the United States Code Service (USCS) and the Code of Federal Regulations (CFR), as well as all of the rules of the United States Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims.

Veterans Benefits Manual and Related Laws and Regulations on eBook  makes veterans law research even faster and easier! This product has been converted from a CD to an eBook so you can still use it on your desktop computer or laptop or now upload it to your iPad or other tablet. You will have the full content of the Veterans Benefits Manual and the Federal Veterans Laws, Rules and Regulations which have their own eBook volumes right in the eBook bundle. Also included in the eBook package is a volume of case opinions that are cited in the VBM, the VA Clinicians' Guide as well as the VA Fast Letters and Training Letters.  This updated eBook will be available in April 2018.

Table of Contents

CONTENTS

Veterans Benefits Manual

Chapter 1:  Introduction and How To Use This Manual

Part I:  Disability Benefits for Veterans
Chapter 2:  Veterans Basic Eligibility for VA Disability Benefits
Chapter 3:  Compensation for Veterans with Service-Connected Disabilities
Chapter 4:  Compensation for Injury or Death Caused by VA Health Care or Other Specified Activities
Chapter 5:  Setting, Increasing, or Reducing a Veteran's Service-Connected Disability Rating
Chapter 6:  Pension for Veterans with Non-Service-Connected Disabilities

Part II:  VA Benefits for Non-Veterans
Chapter 7:  VA Benefits for Family Members

Part III:  Rules Affecting the Amount of Benefits Paid
Chapter 8:  Effective Dates for Awards of Benefits
Chapter 9:  Special Issues for Disability and Death Benefits

Part IV:  VA Health Care and Other Benefits
Chapter 10:  VA Health Care
Chapter 11:  Other VA Benefits

Part V:  The VA Claims Adjudication Process
Chapter 12:  Adjudication of Original and Reopened Claims by VA Regional Offices
Chapter 13:  Board of Veterans' Appeals
Chapter 14:  Common Errors in Final VA Decisions Denying Benefits and the Avenues Available to Correct Them
Chapter 15:  Court Review of VA Decision-Making

Part VI:  Advocacy on Behalf of VA Claimants
Chapter 16:  Reviewing VA Claims Files
Chapter 17:  Effective Advocacy Before the VA
Chapter 18:  Obtaining Military Records and Information to Help Substantiate a Claim
Chapter 19:  Attorney's and Agent's Fees Paid by VA Claimants or by the VA

Part VII:  Correction of Military Records
Chapter 20:  Military Records Correction Issues
Chapter 21:  Upgrading Less Than Fully Honorable Discharges

Federal Veterans Laws, Rules and Regulations

Sections Affected by the 112th Congress, First and Second Sessions
Sections Affected for the Code of Federal Regulations
Sections Affected for the United States Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims United States Code Service
Selected Provisions of Title 38 Veterans' Benefits

Part I.  General Provisions
Chapter 1.  General
Chapter 3.  Department of Veterans Affairs
Chapter 5.  Authority and Duties of the Secretary
Chapter 7.  Employees

Part II.  General Benefits
Chapter 11.  Compensation for Service-Connected Disability or Death
Chapter 13.  Dependency and Indemnity Compensation for Service-Connected Deaths
Chapter 15.  Pension for Non-Service-Connected Disability or Death or for Service
Chapter 17.  Hospital, Nursing Home, Domiciliary, and Medical Care
Chapter 18.  Benefits for Children of Vietnam Veterans and Other Veterans
Chapter 19.  Insurance
Chapter 20.  Benefits for Homeless Veterans
Chapter 21.  Specially Adapted Housing for Disabled Veterans
Chapter 23.  Burial Benefits
Chapter 24.  National Cemeteries and Memorials

Part III.  Readjustment and Related Benefits
Chapter 30.  All-Volunteer Force Educational Assistance Program
Chapter 31.  Training and Rehabilitation for Veterans with Service-Connected Disabilities
Chapter 32.  Post-Vietnam Era Veterans' Educational Assistance
Chapter 33.  Post-9/11 Educational Assistance
Chapter 34.  Veterans' Educational Assistance
Chapter 35.  Survivors' and Dependents' Educational Assistance
Chapter 36.  Administration of Educational Benefits
Chapter 37.  Housing and Small Business Loans
Chapter 39.  Automobiles and Adaptive Equipment for Certain Disabled Veterans and Members of the Armed Forces
Chapter 41.  Job Counseling, Training, and Placement Service for Veterans
Chapter 42.  Employment and Training of Veterans
Chapter 43.  Employment and Reemployment Rights of Members of the Uniformed Services

Part IV.  General Administrative Provisions
Chapter 51.  Claims, Effective Dates, and Payments
Chapter 53.  Special Provisions Relating to Benefits
Chapter 55.  Minors, Incompetents, and Other Wards
Chapter 57.  Records and Investigations
Chapter 59.  Agents and Attorneys
Chapter 61.  Penal and Forfeiture Provisions

Part V.  Boards, Administrations, and Services
Chapter 71.  Board of Veterans' Appeals
Chapter 72.  United States Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims
Chapter 73.  Veterans Health Administration - Organization and Functions
Chapter 74.  Veterans Health Administration - Personnel
Chapter 77.  Veterans Benefits Administration

Code of Federal Regulations
Title 38 - Pensions, Bonuses, and Veterans' Relief
United States Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims
Rules of Practice and Procedure, Rules 1 to 49
Appendices, Forms 1 to 5
Rules of Admission and Practice, Rules 1 to 12
Internal Operating Procedures, Rules I to X
Rules of the Judicial Council of the United States Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims Governing Complaints of Judicial Misconduct and Disability, Rules 1 to 23
Appendix:  Complaint Form
User's Guide to Index
Index


Veterans Benefits Manual and Related Laws and Regulations on eBook

1  Veterans Benefits Manual
2  VA Clinicians' Guide
3  Federal Veterans Laws, Rules and Regulations
4  VA Training Letters
5  VA Fast Letters
6  Opinions for Cases Cited in the Veterans Benefits Manual