38 CFR 14.603 - Disposition of claims.

§ 14.603 Disposition of claims.

Setoff for cost of unauthorized medical treatment. In any tort claim administratively settled or compromised where the claimant owes the Department of Veterans Affairs for unauthorized medical treatment, there will be included in the tort claim award the amount of the claimant's indebtedness to the Government. The amount of the indebtedness is for credit to the appropriation account from which the services were provided. The voucher prepared for settlement of the claim will specify the amount to be deposited to the credit of the designated account and that the balance of the award be paid to the claimant.

[ 42 FR 41416, Aug. 17, 1977, as amended at 43 FR 2722, Jan. 19, 1978. Redesignated and amended at 61 FR 27784, June 3, 1996]

Title 38 published on 2015-12-03

The following are ALL rules, proposed rules, and notices (chronologically) published in the Federal Register relating to 38 CFR Part 14 after this date.

  • 2017-02-21; vol. 82 # 33 - Tuesday, February 21, 2017
    1. 82 FR 11151 - Recognition of Tribal Organizations for Representation of VA Claimants; Delay of Effective Date
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      Final rule; delay of effective date.
      The effective date of the rule that published on January 19, 2017, at 82 FR 6265, is delayed until March 21, 2017.
      38 CFR Part 14
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