H.R. 1862 ... H.R. 1864 ... H.R. 1866 ...: Hearing Before the Subcommittee on Compensation, Pension, and Insurance, of the Committee on Veterans' Affairs, House of Representatives, Ninety-fifth Congress, First Session ... April 19, 1977
United States. Congress. House. Committee on Veterans' Affairs. Subcommittee on Compensation, Pension, and Insurance
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ability adaptive equipment additional Administration AFFAIRS allowance amend American Legion assistance automobile basic benefits bill blinded veterans budget Chairman combination committee Congress connected consider Consumer Price Index cost of living cost-of-living increase deafness death dependency and indemnity device DIRECTOR disability compensation effective eligibility enactment entitled estimate extend favor February figure foot function GUYER hand hearing impairment indemnity compensation injuries Insurance kidney legislation less limbs loss or loss lost March ment Michigan million MONTGOMERY monthly morning non-service-connected objections October Ohio paired extremities payable payments PECKARSKY pension percent permanent person position present principle proposal prosthetic questions rates reason received record rehabilitative Representatives result ROBERT service-connected disability statement subcommittee submitted suffered suffered the loss surviving spouse Thank tion title 38 total disability Turning United States Code World WYLIE
Page 18 - The ratings shall be based, as far as practicable, upon the average impairments of earning capacity resulting from such injuries in civil occupations...
Page 4 - I have a time commitment at 11:30 and I will be substituted by Dr. Maxine Savitz of my staff. Dr. Savitz of my staff is here with me, and I have to leave at 11 :30 ; in case we are not completed by then, she will substitute for me. As you suggested, Mr. Chairman, I would be happy to summarize my statement...
Page 9 - Where the veteran has suffered total deafness in one ear as a result of a service-connected disability and has suffered total deafness in the other ear as the result of non-service-connected disability not the result of his own willful misconduct.
Page 18 - WHEREAS, disability compensation is a monthly payment made by the Veterans Administration to a veteran because of a service-connected disability; and WHEREAS, these...
Page 5 - An additional amount of $64 is payable where the widow is : (1), a patient in a nursing home; or (2), helpless or blind or so nearly helpless or blind as to need or require the regular aid and attendance of another person.
Page 15 - I thank you for this opportunity to express the views of the Blinded Veterans Association on HR 1862 and HR 1866.
Page 3 - I would like to recognize the distinguished Ranking Minority Member of the Subcommittee, Mr.
Page 3 - Chafee, Secretary of the Navy, who is here to discuss family housing, as you so said. Mr. Secretary, we appreciate your taking time from your busy schedule to come before our committee, and we welcome you, and you may proceed in any manner that you so desire. STATEMENT OF HON. JOHN H. CHAFEE, SECRETARY OF THE NAVY Secretary CHAFEE. Thank you very much, Mr. Chairman. I appreciate your giving me this opportunity to speak briefly on behalf of the whole Department of Defense family housing program. Although...