38 CFR 17.49 - Priorities for outpatient medical services and inpatient hospital care.

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§ 17.49 Priorities for outpatient medical services and inpatient hospital care.

In scheduling appointments for outpatient medical services and admissions for inpatient hospital care, the Under Secretary for Health shall give priority to:

(a) Veterans with service-connected disabilities rated 50 percent or greater based on one or more disabilities or unemployability; and

(b) Veterans needing care for a service-connected disability.

(Authority: 38 U.S.C. 101, 501, 1705, 1710)
[ 67 FR 58529, Sept. 17, 2002]

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United States Code
U.S. Code: Title 38 - VETERANS’ BENEFITS

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 17 after this date.

  • 2017-02-21; vol. 82 # 33 - Tuesday, February 21, 2017
    1. 82 FR 11152 - Fertility Counseling and Treatment for Certain Veterans and Spouses, Correction
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      DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS
      Interim final rule; correcting amendment.
      Effective: February 21, 2017.
      38 CFR Part 17
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