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Last year, the House unanimously passed a bill, the Blue Water Navy Vietnam Veterans Act, to provide benefits to affected service members. But Wilkie objected, saying the science does not prove that.

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Washington, DC – Congressman Tim Ryan (OH-13) praised the passage of the Blue Water Navy Vietnam Veterans Act of 2019 (H.R. 299). The House of Representatives passed the bill last night with a vote of 410-0. It now moves to the Senate for a vote. The bill would provide benefits to 90,000 Blue Water Navy veterans who were exposed to dioxin – a toxin found in Agent Orange —

The Senate on Wednesday unanimously passed a bill to extend disability benefits to thousands of veterans who served on Navy ships in the territorial seas of Vietnam during the Vietnam War.

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The Blue Water Navy Vietnam Veterans Act of 2019 aims to grant. Federal Circuit ruled 9-2 in January that Blue Water Navy veterans are. Like last year's bill, the measure that passed the House on Tuesday would increase.

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(Anthony Camerano/AP) WASHINGTON – Hopes for a deal this year to extend disability benefits to thousands of “blue water” navy veterans who claim toxic exposure while serving in the Vietnam. for us..

Senate Passes Blue Water Navy Bill, Cementing Victory for Ill Vietnam Veterans. The U.S. Navy aircraft carrier Intrepid (CVS-11) steams in the South China Sea. to extend disability benefits to veterans who served on Navy ships off the. by the House last month, the Senate vote sends the bill to President.

VA Blue Water Navy Ship List Update for Agent Orange Exposure The Blue Water Navy Vietnam Veterans Act of 2019 will extend benefits to servicemembers that served in the territorial waters off the coast of Vietnam and were exposed to Agent Orange. This was the first bill Chairman Takano introduced this Congress after a similar bill was passed unanimously in the House of Representatives last Congress but.

House members moved Wednesday to accelerate extending disability benefits to "blue water" Vietnam veterans. benefits to these deserving veterans." Last year, the House unanimously approved a Blue.

House members moved Wednesday to accelerate extending disability. A bill proposed by the House Veterans Affairs Committee would direct the. VA to identify U.S. bases in Thailand where the defoliant Agent Orange was used. Passes Blue Water Navy Bill, Cementing Victory for Ill Vietnam Veterans.

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