Disability Compensation and DIC Program: Hearing Before the Subcommittee on Compensation, Pension, and Insurance of the Committee on Veterans' Affairs, House of Representatives, Ninety-seventh Congress, First Session, October 27, 1981
United States. Congress. House. Committee on Veterans' Affairs. Subcommittee on Compensation, Pension, and Insurance
U.S. Government Printing Office, 1981 - Disabled veterans - 115 pages
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Page 11 - The ratings shall be based, as far as practicable, upon the average impairments of earning capacity resulting from such injuries in civil occupations...
Page 99 - ... treated of and the purpose or intention of the parties who executed the contract, or of the body which enacted or framed the statute or constitution
Page 2 - Thank you, Mr. Chairman. I want to take this opportunity to welcome Dr.
Page 99 - Notwithstanding the provisions of subsection (a) of this section, when any veteran dies, not as the result of the veteran's own willful misconduct, if the veteran was in receipt of (or but for the receipt of retired or retirement pay was entitled to receive) compensation at the time of death for a service-connected disability that either (A) was continuously rated totally disabling for a period of ten or more years immediately preceding death, or (B) if so rated for a lesser period, was so rated...
Page 50 - I will be glad to answer any questions you or the other committee members may wish to ask me.
Page 103 - I wish to thank you for giving us an opportunity to express our views on the current trends and issues in US relations with the American republics.
Page 10 - ... a request for perhaps 150 or 200 teachers more than you have asked for in this program. Dr. HANSEN. And, of course, we would say very realistically that we are now approaching and getting to the Board standards and we believe that this is the platform from which we must work. Mr. WILSON. I believe that is all the questions I have right now, Mr. Chairman. Mr. NATCHER. All right, Doctor. Dr. Hansen, go right ahead now with the other items. TEACHING SERVICE — JUNIOR HIGH SCHOOLS Dr. HANSEN. We...