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      house Committees
      House Committee on Veterans' Affairs
      Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs
    IntroducedJuly 31st, 2009

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Title

Thomas G. Schubert Agent Orange Fairness Act

Official Title

To amend title 38, United States Code, to establish a presumption of service connection for certain cancers occurring in veterans who served in the Republic of Vietnam and were exposed to certain herbicide agents, and for other purposes.

Summary

Thomas G. Schubert Agent Orange Fairness Act - Presumes to be service-connected, and therefore compensable through veterans' disability compensation, cancers of any tissues through the opening of the gastrointestinal tract to the end, becoming manifest to a degree of disability of 10% or more.

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