US House passes legislation to extend Blue Water Navy Vietnam Veterans benefits

WASHINGTON – The Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States is saluting the House Veterans Affairs Committee for passing H.R. 299, the Blue Water Navy vietnam veterans act of 2017. The VFW-supported bill, which must still be approved by the full House and Senate before going to the president, would restore benefits to thousands of Vietnam veterans, expand inclusive dates to those who.

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House veterans affairs committee chairman rep. Mark Takano, D-California, said Wednesday that passage of the Blue Water Navy bill, H.R. 299, finally "delivers on a promise made to. veterans." "Tonight, we can finally tell the tens of thousands of veterans who were exposed to Agent Orange during the Vietnam War but wrongly denied.

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Blue Water Navy Act 2018 | Vietnam Blue Water Navy Veterans VA Benefits House unanimously passes bill supporting Blue Water Navy. – H.R. 299, The Blue Water Navy Vietnam Veterans Act, passed unanimously out of the House June 25, with a vote of 382-0. The legislation will extend disability benefits covering medical conditions associated with Agent Orange to Blue Water Navy veterans.

And this is why I would like to share about the Blue Water Navy Vietnam Veterans Act that recently overwhelmingly passed in the House with a vote of 382-0. It is currently in the United States Senate.

"The Blue Water Navy Vietnam Veterans Act of 2019 would ensure that our Vietnam Veterans receive the benefits they deserve. This bill mirrors the language of the Blue Water Navy Vietnam Veterans Act of 2018, which passed the House 382 – 0 during the 115th Congress.One of my final acts as Chairman in 2018 was holding a bipartisan press conference to urge the Senate to pass H.R 299.

House passes benefits fix for ailing ‘blue water’ veterans, now awaits Senate’s move. June 25. WASHINGTON – House lawmakers on Monday advanced plans to extend disability benefits for nearly 90,000 "blue water" veterans exposed to toxic chemicals during the Vietnam War but until now denied compensation for that danger.

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TAMPA, Fla. (WFLA) – The U.S. House of Representatives voted 382-0 to approve extending Agent Orange benefits to tens of thousands of Navy veterans who served in the territorial waters off the coast.

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