Department of Veterans Affairs 2014 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

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Proposed Information Collection (Servicer's Staff Appraisal Reviewer (SAR) Application) Activity: Comment Request
Document Number: 2014-00661
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-01-16
Agency: Department of Veterans Affairs
The Veterans Benefits Administration (VBA), Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), is announcing an opportunity for public comment on the proposed collection of certain information by the agency. Under the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) of 1995, Federal agencies are required to publish notice in the Federal Register concerning each proposed collection of information, including each proposed extension without change of a currently approved collection, and allow 60 days for public comment in response to the notice. This notice solicits comments on information needed to nominate servicer appraisal employee as a staff appraisal reviewer.
Proposed Information Collection (Supplemental Income Questionnaire (for Philippine Claims Only)); Comment Request
Document Number: 2014-00660
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-01-16
Agency: Department of Veterans Affairs
The Veterans Benefits Administration (VBA), Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), is announcing an opportunity for public comment on the proposed collection of certain information by the agency. Under the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) of 1995, Federal agencies are required to publish notice in the Federal Register concerning each proposed collection of information, including each proposed extension without change of a currently approved collection, and allow 60 days for public comment in response to the notice. This notice solicits comments on the information needed to determine Philippine claimants' eligibility for pension benefits.
Proposed Information Collection (Certification of School Attendance or Termination) Activity: Comment Request
Document Number: 2014-00659
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-01-16
Agency: Department of Veterans Affairs
The Veterans Benefits Administration (VBA), Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), is announcing an opportunity for public comment on the proposed collection of certain information by the agency. Under the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) of 1995, Federal agencies are required to publish notice in the Federal Register concerning each proposed collection of information, including each proposed revision of a currently approved collection and allow 60 days for public comment in response to the notice. This notice solicits comments on the information needed to verify whether a veteran's child between the ages of 18 and 23 years old is attending school.
Proposed Information Collection (Application for VA Education Benefits) Activity; Comment Request
Document Number: 2014-00658
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-01-16
Agency: Department of Veterans Affairs
The Veterans Benefits Administration (VBA), Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), is announcing an opportunity for public comment on the proposed collection of certain information by the agency. Under the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) of 1995, Federal agencies are required to publish notice in the Federal Register concerning each proposed collection of information, including each proposed revision without change of a currently approved collection and allow 60 days for public comment in response to this notice. This notice solicits comments for information needed to determine a claimant's eligibility for educational benefits.
Proposed Information Collection (Disabled Veterans Application for Vocational Rehabilitation) Activity: Comment Request
Document Number: 2014-00657
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-01-16
Agency: Department of Veterans Affairs
The Veterans Benefits Administration (VBA), Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), is announcing an opportunity for public comment on the proposed collection of certain information by the agency. Under the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) of 1995, Federal agencies are required to publish notice in the Federal Register concerning each proposed collection of information, including each proposed extension without of a currently approved collection and allow 60 days for public comment in response to the notice. This notice solicits comments for information needed to determine a veteran's eligibility for vocational rehabilitation benefits.
Proposed Information Collection (Medical Expense Report); Comment Request
Document Number: 2014-00616
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-01-15
Agency: Department of Veterans Affairs
The Veterans Benefits Administration (VBA), Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), is announcing an opportunity for public comment on the proposed collection of certain information by the agency. Under the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) of 1995, Federal agencies are required to publish notice in the Federal Register concerning each proposed collection of information, including each proposed extension without change of a currently approved collection and allow 60 days for public comment in response to the notice. This notice solicits comments on the information needed to report medical expenses paid in connection with claims for pension and other income-based benefits.
Proposed Information Collection (Report of Treatment by Attending Physician) Activity: Comment Request
Document Number: 2014-00614
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-01-15
Agency: Department of Veterans Affairs
The Veterans Benefits Administration (VBA), Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), is announcing an opportunity for public comment on the proposed collection of certain information by the agency. Under the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) of 1995, Federal agencies are required to publish notice in the Federal Register concerning each proposed collection of information, including each proposed extension without change of a currently approved collection, and allow 60 days for public comment in response to the notice. This notice solicits comments on information needed to determine claimants' eligibility for disability insurance benefits.
Proposed Information Collection (Conflicting Interests Certification for Proprietary Schools Only) Activity: Comment Request
Document Number: 2014-00612
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-01-15
Agency: Department of Veterans Affairs
The Veterans Benefits Administration (VBA), Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), is announcing an opportunity for public comment on the proposed collection of certain information by the agency. Under the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) of 1995, Federal agencies are required to publish notice in the Federal Register concerning each proposed collection of information, including each proposed revision of a currently approved collection, and allow 60 days for public comment in response to the notice. This notice solicits comments on information needed to ensure State approving agency and VA employees do not own any interest in a proprietary profit school.
Proposed Information Collection (Veterans Mortgage Life Insurance-Change of Address Statement); Comment Request
Document Number: 2014-00610
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-01-15
Agency: Department of Veterans Affairs
The Veterans Benefits Administration (VBA), Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), is announcing an opportunity for public comment on the proposed collection of certain information by the agency. Under the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) of 1995, Federal agencies are required to publish notice in the Federal Register concerning each proposed collection of information, including each proposed extension without change of a currently approved collection, and allow 60 days for public comment in response to this notice. This notice solicits comments for information needed to determine a veteran's continued entitlement to Veterans Mortgage Life Insurance.
Proposed Information Collection (Supporting Statement Regarding Marriage); Comment Request
Document Number: 2014-00604
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-01-15
Agency: Department of Veterans Affairs
The Veterans Benefits Administration (VBA), Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), is announcing an opportunity for public comment on the proposed collection of certain information by the agency. Under the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) of 1995, Federal agencies are required to publish notice in the Federal Register concerning each proposed collection of information, including each proposed extension of a currently approved collection and allow 60 days for public comment in response to the notice. This notice solicits comments for information needed to determine eligibility for benefits based on a common law marriage.
Proposed Information Collection (Veterans Mortgage Life Insurance Inquiry); Comment Request
Document Number: 2014-00601
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-01-15
Agency: Department of Veterans Affairs
The Veterans Benefits Administration (VBA), Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), is announcing an opportunity for public comment on the proposed collection of certain information by the agency. Under the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) of 1995, Federal agencies are required to publish notice in the Federal Register concerning each proposed collection of information, including each proposed extension without change of a currently approved collection, and allow 60 days for public comment in response to this notice. This notice solicits comments for information needed to maintain Veterans Mortgage Life Insurance accounts.
Agency Information Collection (Health Eligibility Center (HEC) Activities Under OMB Review
Document Number: 2014-00587
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-01-15
Agency: Department of Veterans Affairs
In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) of 1995 (44 U.S.C. 3501-3521), this notice announces that the Veterans Health Administration (VHA), Department of Veterans Affairs, will submit the collection of information abstracted below to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and comment. The PRA submission describes the nature of the information collection and its expected cost and burden and includes the actual data collection instrument.
Funding Availability Under Supportive Services for Veteran Families Program
Document Number: 2014-00289
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-01-14
Agency: Department of Veterans Affairs
Funding Opportunity Title: Supportive Services for Veteran Families (SSVF) Program. Announcement Type: Initial. Funding Opportunity Number: VA-SSVF-123013.
Foot (Including Flatfeet (pes planus) Conditions Disability Benefits; Correction
Document Number: 2014-00392
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-01-13
Agency: Department of Veterans Affairs
The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) published an information collection notice in a Federal Register on November 15, 2013 (78 FR 68907), that omitted 60-day Federal Register notice information. This document corrects the error by adding the Federal Register notice information.
Ankle Conditions Disability Benefits; Correction
Document Number: 2014-00391
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-01-13
Agency: Department of Veterans Affairs
The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) published an information collection notice in a Federal Register on November 15, 2013 (78 FR 68908), that omitted 60-day Federal Register notice information. This document corrects the error by adding the Federal Register notice information.
VA Compensation Service and Pension and Fiduciary Service Nomenclature Changes
Document Number: 2014-00390
Type: Rule
Date: 2014-01-13
Agency: Department of Veterans Affairs
This document amends the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) regulations by making nonsubstantive changes to reflect new titles of certain VA offices.
Loan Guaranty: Minimum Property and Construction Requirements
Document Number: 2014-00386
Type: Rule
Date: 2014-01-13
Agency: Department of Veterans Affairs
This final rule amends the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) guaranteed loan regulations by clarifying VA's statutory authority to establish minimum property requirements for properties securing VA- guaranteed loans. It does not make any substantive policy change or affect any substantive rights; rather, it merely cites more complete authority for the existing rule.
Hand and Finger Conditions Disability Benefits; Correction
Document Number: 2014-00385
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-01-13
Agency: Department of Veterans Affairs
The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) published an information collection notice in a Federal Register on November 15, 2013 (78 FR 68907), that omitted 60-day Federal Register notice information. This document corrects the error by adding the Federal Register notice information.
Elbow and Forearm Conditions Disability Benefits; Correction
Document Number: 2014-00384
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-01-13
Agency: Department of Veterans Affairs
The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) published an information collection notice in a Federal Register on November 15, 2013 (78 FR 68907), that omitted 60-day Federal Register notice information. This document corrects the error by adding the Federal Register notice information.
Back (Thoracolumbar Spine) Conditions Disability Benefits; Correction
Document Number: 2014-00382
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-01-13
Agency: Department of Veterans Affairs
The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) published an information collection notice in a Federal Register on November 15, 2013 (78 FR 68906), that omitted 60-day Federal Register notice information. This document corrects the error by adding the Federal Register notice information.
Wrist Conditions Disability Benefits; Correction
Document Number: 2014-00381
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-01-13
Agency: Department of Veterans Affairs
The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) published an information collection notice in a Federal Register on November 15, 2013 (78 FR 689), that omitted 60-day Federal Register notice information. This document corrects the error by adding the Federal Register notice information.
Knee and Lower Leg Conditions Disability Benefits; Correction
Document Number: 2014-00380
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-01-13
Agency: Department of Veterans Affairs
The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) published an information collection notice in a Federal Register on November 15, 2013 (78 FR 68909), that omitted 60-day Federal Register notice information. This document corrects the error by adding the Federal Register notice information.
Hip and Thigh Conditions Disability Benefits; Correction
Document Number: 2014-00378
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-01-13
Agency: Department of Veterans Affairs
The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) published an information collection notice in a Federal Register on November 15, 2013 (78 FR 68906), that omitted 60-day Federal Register notice information. This document corrects the error by adding the Federal Register notice information.
Agency Information Collection (VA Request for Determination of Reasonable Value) Activity Under OMB Review
Document Number: 2014-00177
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-01-10
Agency: Department of Veterans Affairs
In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) of 1995 (44 U.S.C. 3501-3521), this notice announces that the Veterans Benefits Administration (VBA), Department of Veterans Affairs, will submit the collection of information abstracted below to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and comment. The PRA submission describes the nature of the information collection and its expected cost and burden; it includes the actual data collection instrument.
Advisory Committee on the Readjustment of Veterans; Notice of Meeting
Document Number: 2014-00155
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-01-09
Agency: Department of Veterans Affairs
Community Residential Care
Document Number: 2014-00099
Type: Rule
Date: 2014-01-08
Agency: Department of Veterans Affairs
This rule adopts as final, without change, an interim final rule amending the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) regulations concerning approval of non-VA community residential care (CRC) facilities to allow VA to waive such facilities' compliance with standards that do not jeopardize the health or safety of residents. As amended, the regulation allows VA to grant a waiver of a CRC standard in those limited circumstances where the deficiency cannot be corrected to meet a standard provided for in VA regulation. This rulemaking also makes a certain necessary technical amendment to correct a reference to the section addressing requests for a hearing.
Removal of Penalty for Breaking Appointments
Document Number: 2014-00098
Type: Rule
Date: 2014-01-08
Agency: Department of Veterans Affairs
The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) amends its regulations to remove an outdated regulation that stated that a veteran who misses two medical appointments without providing 24 hours' notice and a reasonable excuse is deemed to have refused VA medical care. VA removes this penalty because we believe it is incompatible with regulatory changes implemented after the regulation was promulgated, is not in line with current practice, and is inconsistent with VA's patient- centered approach to medical care.
Proposed Information Collection (Veteran's Application for Increased Compensation Based on Unemployability); Comment Request
Document Number: 2013-31455
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-01-03
Agency: Department of Veterans Affairs
The Veterans Benefits Administration (VBA), Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), is announcing an opportunity for public comment on the proposed collection of certain information by the agency. Under the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) of 1995, Federal agencies are required to publish notice in the Federal Register concerning each proposed collection of information, including each proposed revision of a currently approved collection, and allow 60 days for public comment in response to the notice. This notice solicits comments on information needed to apply for increased disability compensation based on unemployability.
Proposed Information Collection (Certification of School Attendance-REPS); Comment Request
Document Number: 2013-31454
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-01-03
Agency: Department of Veterans Affairs
The Veterans Benefits Administration (VBA), Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), is announcing an opportunity for public comment on the proposed collection of certain information by the agency. Under the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) of 1995, Federal agencies are required to publish notice in the Federal Register concerning each proposed collection of information, including each proposed revision of a currently approved collection, and allow 60 days for public comment in response to the notice. This notice solicits comments on information needed to verify beneficiaries receiving Restored Entitlement Program for Survivors (REPS) benefits are actually in enrolled in an approved school.
Proposed Information Collection (Request for Information To Make Direct Payment to Child Reaching Majority); Comment Request
Document Number: 2013-31453
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-01-03
Agency: Department of Veterans Affairs
The Veterans Benefits Administration (VBA), Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), is announcing an opportunity for public comment on the proposed collection of certain information by the agency. Under the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) of 1995, Federal agencies are required to publish notice in the Federal Register concerning each proposed collection of information, including each proposed revision of a currently approved collection and allow 60 days for public comment in response to the notice. This notice solicits comments on information needed to determine a schoolchild's eligibility to VA death benefits.
Proposed Information Collection (Statement of Marital Relationship); Comment Request
Document Number: 2013-31452
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-01-03
Agency: Department of Veterans Affairs
The Veterans Benefits Administration (VBA), Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), is announcing an opportunity for public comment on the proposed collection of certain information by the agency. Under the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) of 1995, Federal agencies are required to publish notice in the Federal Register concerning each proposed collection of information, including each proposed revision of a currently approved collection, and allow 60 days for public comment in response to this notice. This notice solicits comments on the information needed to determine the validity of a common law marriage.
Proposed Information Collection (Veteran's Application for Compensation and/or Pension) Activity: Comment Request
Document Number: 2013-31451
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-01-03
Agency: Department of Veterans Affairs
The Veterans Benefits Administration (VBA), Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), is announcing an opportunity for public comment on the proposed collection of certain information by the Agency. Under the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) of 1995, Federal agencies are required to publish notice in the Federal Register concerning each proposed collection of information, including each revision of a currently approved collection and allow 60 days for public comment in response to the notice. This notice solicits comments on information needed to determine a veteran's eligibility, dependency, and income, as applicable, for compensation and/or pension benefit sought.
Fiduciary Activities
Document Number: 2013-29970
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2014-01-03
Agency: Department of Veterans Affairs
The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) proposes to amend its fiduciary program regulations, which govern the oversight of beneficiaries who, because of injury, disease, the infirmities of advanced age, or minority, are unable to manage their VA benefits, and the appointment and oversight of fiduciaries for these vulnerable beneficiaries. The proposed amendments would update and reorganize regulations consistent with current law, VA policies and procedures, and VA's reorganization of its fiduciary activities. They would also clarify the rights of beneficiaries in the program and the roles of VA and fiduciaries in ensuring that VA benefits are managed in the best interest of beneficiaries and their dependents.