38 U.S. Code § 501 - Rules and regulations

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(a) The Secretary has authority to prescribe all rules and regulations which are necessary or appropriate to carry out the laws administered by the Department and are consistent with those laws, including—
(1) regulations with respect to the nature and extent of proof and evidence and the method of taking and furnishing them in order to establish the right to benefits under such laws;
(2) the forms of application by claimants under such laws;
(3) the methods of making investigations and medical examinations; and
(4) the manner and form of adjudications and awards.
(b) Any rule, regulation, guideline, or other published interpretation or order (and any amendment thereto) issued pursuant to the authority granted by this section or any other provision of this title shall contain citations to the particular section or sections of statutory law or other legal authority upon which such issuance is based. The citation to the authority shall appear immediately following each substantive provision of the issuance.
(c) In applying section 552 (a)(1) of title 5 to the Department, the Secretary shall ensure that subparagraphs (C), (D), and (E) of that section are complied with, particularly with respect to opinions and interpretations of the General Counsel.
(d) The provisions of section 553 of title 5 shall apply, without regard to subsection (a)(2) of that section, to matters relating to loans, grants, or benefits under a law administered by the Secretary.

Source

(Added Pub. L. 102–83, § 2(a),Aug. 6, 1991, 105 Stat. 386.)
Prior Provisions

Prior section 501 was renumbered section 1501 of this title.
Provisions similar to those in this section were contained in sections 210(c)(1) and 223(a), (b) of this title prior to repeal by Pub. L. 102–83, § 2(a).

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2 CFR - Grants and Agreements

2 CFR Part 801 - NONPROCUREMENT DEBARMENT AND SUSPENSION

31 CFR - Money and Finance: Treasury

31 CFR Part 212 - GARNISHMENT OF ACCOUNTS CONTAINING FEDERAL BENEFIT PAYMENTS

38 CFR - Pensions, Bonuses, and Veterans' Relief

38 CFR Part 0 - VALUES, STANDARDS OF ETHICAL CONDUCT, AND RELATED RESPONSIBILITIES

38 CFR Part 1 - GENERAL PROVISIONS

38 CFR Part 2 - DELEGATIONS OF AUTHORITY

38 CFR Part 3 - ADJUDICATION

38 CFR Part 8a - VETERANS MORTGAGE LIFE INSURANCE

38 CFR Part 9 - SERVICEMEMBERS' GROUP LIFE INSURANCE AND VETERANS' GROUP LIFE INSURANCE

38 CFR Part 13 - VETERANS BENEFITS ADMINISTRATION, FIDUCIARY ACTIVITIES

38 CFR Part 14 - LEGAL SERVICES, GENERAL COUNSEL, AND MISCELLANEOUS CLAIMS

38 CFR Part 17 - MEDICAL

38 CFR Part 19 - BOARD OF VETERANS' APPEALS: APPEALS REGULATIONS

38 CFR Part 20 - BOARD OF VETERANS' APPEALS: RULES OF PRACTICE

38 CFR Part 21 - VOCATIONAL REHABILITATION AND EDUCATION

38 CFR Part 36 - LOAN GUARANTY

38 CFR Part 38 - NATIONAL CEMETERIES OF THE DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS

38 CFR Part 39 - AID FOR THE ESTABLISHMENT, EXPANSION, AND IMPROVEMENT, OR OPERATION AND MAINTENANCE, OF VETERANS CEMETERIES

38 CFR Part 41 - AUDITS OF STATES, LOCAL GOVERNMENTS, AND NON-PROFIT ORGANIZATIONS

38 CFR Part 43 - UNIFORM ADMINISTRATIVE REQUIREMENTS FOR GRANTS AND COOPERATIVE AGREEMENTS TO STATE AND LOCAL GOVERNMENTS

38 CFR Part 44

38 CFR Part 46 - POLICY REGARDING PARTICIPATION IN NATIONAL PRACTITIONER DATA BANK

38 CFR Part 47 - POLICY REGARDING REPORTING HEALTH CARE PROFESSIONALS TO STATE LICENSING BOARDS

38 CFR Part 49 - UNIFORM ADMINISTRATIVE REQUIREMENTS FOR GRANTS AND AGREEMENTS WITH INSTITUTIONS OF HIGHER EDUCATION, HOSPITALS, AND OTHER NON-PROFIT ORGANIZATIONS

38 CFR Part 51 - PER DIEM FOR NURSING HOME CARE OF VETERANS IN STATE HOMES

38 CFR Part 52 - PER DIEM FOR ADULT DAY HEALTH CARE OF VETERANS IN STATE HOMES

38 CFR Part 53 - PAYMENTS TO STATES FOR PROGRAMS TO PROMOTE THE HIRING AND RETENTION OF NURSES AT STATE VETERANS HOMES

38 CFR Part 59 - GRANTS TO STATES FOR CONSTRUCTION OR ACQUISITION OF STATE HOMES

38 CFR Part 60 - FISHER HOUSES AND OTHER TEMPORARY LODGING

38 CFR Part 61 - VA HOMELESS PROVIDERS GRANT AND PER DIEM PROGRAM

38 CFR Part 63 - HEALTH CARE FOR HOMELESS VETERANS (HCHV) PROGRAM

38 CFR Part 64 - GRANTS FOR THE RURAL VETERANS COORDINATION PILOT (RVCP)

38 CFR Part 71 - CAREGIVERS BENEFITS AND CERTAIN MEDICAL BENEFITS OFFERED TO FAMILY MEMBERS OF VETERANS

38 CFR Part 74 - VETERANS SMALL BUSINESS REGULATIONS

38 CFR Part 75 - INFORMATION SECURITY MATTERS

38 CFR Part 76 - MONTHLY ASSISTANCE ALLOWANCE FOR VETERANS IN CONNECTION WITH THE UNITED STATES PARALYMPICS

38 CFR Part 501

48 CFR - Federal Acquisition Regulations System

48 CFR Part 801 - DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS ACQUISITION REGULATION SYSTEM

48 CFR Part 803 - IMPROPER BUSINESS PRACTICES AND PERSONAL CONFLICTS OF INTEREST

48 CFR Part 806 - COMPETITION REQUIREMENTS

48 CFR Part 812 - ACQUISITION OF COMMERCIAL ITEMS

48 CFR Part 817 - SPECIAL CONTRACTING METHODS

48 CFR Part 828 - BONDS AND INSURANCE

48 CFR Part 831 - CONTRACT COST PRINCIPLES AND PROCEDURES

48 CFR Part 837 - SERVICE CONTRACTING

48 CFR Part 846 - QUALITY ASSURANCE

48 CFR Part 852 - SOLICITATION PROVISIONS AND CONTRACT CLAUSES

48 CFR Part 853 - FORMS

48 CFR Part 870 - SPECIAL PROCUREMENT CONTROLS

48 CFR Part 871 - LOAN GUARANTY AND VOCATIONAL REHABILITATION AND EMPLOYMENT PROGRAMS

48 CFR Part 873 - SIMPLIFIED ACQUISITION PROCEDURES FOR HEALTH-CARE RESOURCES

 

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