38 U.S. Code Chapter 23 - BURIAL BENEFITS

Amendment of Analysis

Pub. L. 116–315, title II, § 2202(c), (d), Jan. 5, 2021, 134 Stat. 4985, provided that, applicable to deaths that occur on or after the date that is two years after Jan. 5, 2021, this analysis is amended by striking items 2302 and 2303 and inserting new item 2303 “Death from non-service-connected disability; plot allowance”. See 2021 Amendment note below.

Pub. L. 116–315, title II, § 2201(d), (e), Jan. 5, 2021, 134 Stat. 4983, provided that, effective on the date that is two years after Jan. 5, 2021, this analysis is amended by striking item 2308 and inserting new item 2308 “Transportation of deceased veteran to a national cemetery or a covered veterans’ cemetery”. See 2021 Amendment note below.

Editorial Notes
Amendments

2021—Pub. L. 116–315, title II, §§ 2201(d), 2202(c), Jan. 5, 2021, 134 Stat. 4983, 4985, struck out item 2302 “Funeral expenses”, added items 2303 and 2308, and struck out former items 2303 “Death in Department facility; plot allowance” and 2308 “Transportation of deceased veteran to a national cemetery”.

1996—Pub. L. 104–275, title II, § 213(b)(2), Oct. 9, 1996, 110 Stat. 3332, substituted “burial receptacles” for “grave liners” in item 2306.

1991—Pub. L. 102–83, § 5(b)(1), Aug. 6, 1991, 105 Stat. 406, renumbered items 901 to 908 as 2301 to 2308, respectively.

Pub. L. 102–83, § 4(a)(3), (4), Aug. 6, 1991, 105 Stat. 404, substituted “Department” for “Veterans’ Administration” in item 903.

1988—Pub. L. 100–322, title III, § 344(b)(2), May 20, 1988, 102 Stat. 540, substituted “Headstones, markers, and grave liners” for “Headstones and markers” in item 906.

1976—Pub. L. 94–433, title III, § 304(b), Sept. 30, 1976, 90 Stat. 1377, added item 908.

1973—Pub. L. 93–43, § 5(b), June 18, 1973, 87 Stat. 81, inserted “; plot allowance” in item 903 and added items 906 and 907.

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