38 CFR 3.15 - Computation of service.

§ 3.15 Computation of service.

For nonservice-connected or service-connected benefits, active service is countable exclusive of time spent on an industrial, agricultural, or indefinite furlough, time lost on absence without leave (without pay), under arrest (without acquittal), in desertion, while undergoing sentence of court-martial or a period following release from active duty under the circumstances outlined in § 3.41. In claims based on Spanish-American War service, leave authorized under General Order No. 130, War Department, is included.

Cross Reference:

Duty periods. See § 3.6(b)(6).

[ 40 FR 16064, Apr. 9, 1975]

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U.S. Code: Title 10 - ARMED FORCES
U.S. Code: Title 28 - JUDICIARY AND JUDICIAL PROCEDURE
U.S. Code: Title 38 - VETERANS’ BENEFITS
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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 3 after this date.

  • 2017-01-13; vol. 82 # 9 - Friday, January 13, 2017
    1. 82 FR 4173 - Diseases Associated With Exposure to Contaminants in the Water Supply at Camp Lejeune
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      Effective Date: This final rule is effective March 14, 2017.
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