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house Bill H.R. 3504

VA Case Backlog Alleviation and Economic Stimulus Act of 2009

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      house Committees
      House Committee on Appropriations
      House Committee on Veterans' Affairs
    IntroducedJuly 31st, 2009

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Title

VA Case Backlog Alleviation and Economic Stimulus Act of 2009

Official Title

To provide for a 2 percent rescission of unobligated funds previously appropriated under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 to be used by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to hire claims processors.

Summary

VA Case Backlog Alleviation and Economic Stimulus Act of 2009 - Rescinds 2% of the total amount of the unobligated balances of discretionary appropriations made available by division A of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (P.L. 111-5). Makes such funds available to the Secretary of Veterans Affairs (VA) to hire claims processors. Requires the Secretary to ensure that such processors are assigned proportionately to each state according to the percentage of veterans residing in that state.

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