38 CFR 19.5 - Criteria governing disposition of appeals.
In the consideration of appeals, the Board is bound by applicable statutes, regulations of the Department of Veterans Affairs, and precedent opinions of the General Counsel of the Department of Veterans Affairs. The Board is not bound by Department manuals, circulars, or similar administrative issues.
Title 38 published on 2013-07-01
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