Department of Veterans Affairs July 18, 2011 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Announcement of Competition Under the America COMPETES Reauthorization Act of 2011
Document Number: 2011-18014
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-07-18
Agency: Department of Veterans Affairs
To encourage widespread use of Blue Button personal health records (PHRs) outside Federal health care programs to benefit Veterans who receive care from non-VA providers, the Secretary of Veterans Affairs (VA) announces a prize competition under Section 105 of the America COMPETES Reauthorization Act of 2011, Public Law 111-358 (2011).
Claim-Related Documents or Supporting Evidence Not of Record
Document Number: 2011-17959
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2011-07-18
Agency: Department of Veterans Affairs
In a document published in the Federal Register on November 12, 2009, the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) proposed to add a new section to its adjudication regulations to establish temporary VA procedures for when claimants allege the submission of claim-related documents or evidence in support of a claim during the time period of April 14, 2007, through October 14, 2008, when such documents or evidence are not of record in the official VA file.