Department of Veterans Affairs March 6, 2017 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Agency Information Collection Activity (Wrist Conditions Disability Benefits Questionnaire (VA Form 21-0960M-16))
Document Number: 2017-04302
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-03-06
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. VA Form 21-0960 series is used to gather necessary information from a claimant's treating physician regarding the results of medical examinations. VA gathers medical information related to the claimant that is necessary to adjudicate the claim for VA disability benefits. The Disability Benefit Questionnaire title will include the name of the specific disability for which it will gather information. VAF 21-0960M- 16, Wrist Conditions Disability Benefits Questionnaire, will gather information related to the claimant's diagnosis of a wrist condition.
Agency Information Collection Activity (Neck (Cervical Spine) Conditions Disability Benefits Questionnaire (VA Form 21-0960M-13))
Document Number: 2017-04301
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-03-06
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. VA Form 21-0960 series is used to gather necessary information from a claimant's treating physician regarding the results of medical examinations. VA gathers medical information related to the claimant that is necessary to adjudicate the claim for VA disability benefits. The Disability Benefit Questionnaire title will include the name of the specific disability for which it will gather information. VAF 21-0960M- 13, Neck (Cervical Spine) Conditions Disability Benefits Questionnaire, will gather information related to the claimant's diagnosis of a cervical spine condition.
Agency Information Collection Activity (Ankle Conditions Disability Benefits Questionnaire (VA Form 21-0960M-2))
Document Number: 2017-04300
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-03-06
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. VA Form 21-0960 series is used to gather necessary information from a claimant's treating physician regarding the results of medical examinations. VA gathers medical information related to the claimant that is necessary to adjudicate the claim for VA disability benefits. The Disability Benefit Questionnaire title will include the name of the specific disability for which it will gather information. VAF 21-0960M- 2, Ankle Conditions Disability Benefits Questionnaire, will gather information related to the claimant's diagnosis of an ankle condition.