Department of Veterans Affairs May 14, 2013 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Tentative Eligibility Determinations; Presumptive Eligibility for Psychosis and Other Mental Illness
Document Number: 2013-11410
Type: Rule
Date: 2013-05-14
Agency: Department of Veterans Affairs
This document amends the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) regulation authorizing tentative eligibility determinations to comply with amended statutory authority concerning minimum active-duty service requirements. This document also codifies in regulation statutory presumptions of medical care eligibility for veterans of certain wars and conflicts who developed psychosis within specified time periods and for Persian Gulf War veterans who developed a mental illness other than psychosis within 2 years after service and within 2 years after the end of the Persian Gulf War period.
Gulf War Veterans' Illnesses Task Force
Document Number: 2013-11384
Type: Notice
Date: 2013-05-14
Agency: Department of Veterans Affairs
The Secretary, Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) established the Gulf War Veterans' Illnesses Task Force (GWVI-TF) in August 2009 to conduct a comprehensive review of VA's approach to and programs addressing 1990-1991 Gulf War Veterans' illnesses. The third Gulf War Veterans' Illnesses Task Force Draft Written Report is now complete. VA is inviting public comments on this draft report.