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Veterans Benefits Manual and Federal Veterans Laws, Rules and Regulations, 2016 Editions (Bundle)

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This specially-priced bundle includes the Veterans Benefits Manual and Federal Veterans Laws, Rules and Regulations.

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.

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Veterans Benefits Manual


Table of Contents



Chapter 1: INTRODUCTION AND HOW TO USE THIS MANUAL



PART I: DISABILITY BENEFITS FOR VETERANS



Chapter 2: VETERANS' BASIC ELIGIBILITY FOR VA 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



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 AND RESEARCHING VETERANS LAW



Chapter 18: OBTAINING MILITARY RECORDS AND INFORMATION TO HELP SUBSTANTIATE A CLAIM



PART VII: CORRECTION OF MILITARY RECORDS



Chapter 20: MILITARY RECORDS CORRECTIONS ISSUES



Chapter 21: UPGRADING LESS THAN FULLY HONORABLE DISCHARGES




Federal Veterans Laws, Rules and Regulations


Table of Contents



Sections Affected by the 112th Congress, First Session

Sections Affected by the 112th Congress, Second Session

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



Part II. General Benefits



Part III. Readjustment and Related Benefits



Part IV. General Administrative Provisions



Part V. Boards, Administrations, and Services



Part VI. Acquisition and Disposition of Property



Code of Federal Regulations


Title 38–Pensions, Bonuses, and Veterans' Relief


Chapter I–Department of Veterans Affairs



United States Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims




User's Guide to Index


Index