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Procedure Manual, M21-1 (M21- 1), Part VI, para. 7.68 (Sept. 21, 1992). Subsequently, the M2-1 provisions regarding asbestos exposure were amended. The new M21-1 guidelines were set forth at M21-1, Part
for service connection for PTSD. Specifically, the RO must consider all of the special provisions of VA Adjudication Procedure Manual M21-1 (M21-1), Part III, regarding personal assault. M21-1 notes that:
this appeal on the basis of the evidence already on file. See 38 C.F.R. § 20.704(e) (2005). FINDINGS OF FACT 1. The RO has undertaken the appropriate measures to apprise the veteran of the procedures under
REMAND portion of the decision below and is REMANDED to the RO via the Appeals Management Center (AMC), in Washington, DC. FINDINGS OF FACT 1. A January 2001 rating decision declined to reopen a claim of
38 C.F.R. § 20.704. The case was remanded in August 2004 and has now been returned for further appellate consideration. FINDINGS OF FACT 1. The veteran died in August 2000 due to chronic obstructive pulmonary
for post- traumatic stress disorder. Specifically, the RO must consider all of the special provisions of VA Adjudication Procedure Manual M21-1 (M21-1), Part III, regarding personal assault. M21-1 notes
appeal from the Department of Veterans Affairs Regional Office in New Orleans, Louisiana THE ISSUES 1. Entitlement to service connection for a right ankle condition, to include as secondary to a seizure
This type of hearing is often called a travel Board hearing. A transcript of that proceeding is of record. FINDINGS OF FACT 1. The veteran had active naval service from November 1945 to October 1949 and
claimed disease, keeping in mind the latency and exposure information found at M21-1, Part III, par. 5.13(a) (see M21-1, Part VI, par. 7.21(d)(1) (October 3, 1997)). In this regard, the M21-1 provides the
Adjudication Procedure Manual M21-1 (M21-1), Part VI, 7.21 (Jan. 31, 1997); VBA Adjudication Procedure Manual M21-1 Manual Rewrite (M21-1 MR), Part IV, Subpart ii, Ch. 2, Section C, Topic 9 and Section
connection for PTSD. Specifically, the RO must consider all of the special provisions of VA Adjudication Procedure Manual M21-1 (M21-1), Part III, regarding personal assault. M21-1 notes that "personal
2005); Veterans Benefits Administration (VBA) Adjudication Procedure Manual M21-1 (M21-1), Part VI, 7.21 (Jan. 31, 1997); VBA Adjudication Procedure Manual M21-1 Manual Rewrite (M21-1 MR), Part IV, Subpart
resolving each such issue shall be given to the claimant. 38 U.S.C.A. § 5107 (West 2002); 38 C.F.R. § 3.102 (2005). In Gilbert v. Derwinski, 1 Vet. App. 49, 53 (1990), the United States Court of Appeals
to conduct "whatever follow-up [development] is deemed necessary." In support of these requests, the Board referenced VBA Adjudication Procedure Manual, M21-1 (M21-1), Part III, ch. 4, para. 4.28. Also
1, 2003, was proper. 2. Whether the severance of service connection for the veteran's arteriosclerotic heart disease, effective as of November 1, 2003, was proper. REPRESENTATION Appellant represented by:
appeal from the Department of Veterans Affairs Medical and Regional Office Center in Wichita, Kansas THE ISSUES 1. Whether a rating decision in April 1986, which denied entitlement to service connection
disorder, other than PTSD, she or her service representative should contact the RO regarding that matter. FINDINGS OF FACT 1. The veteran has a current medical diagnosis of PTSD, and at least one VA medical
Procedure Manual, M21-1 (M21-1), Part VI, § 7.21. In December 2005, M21-1, Part VI was rescinded and replaced with a new manual, M21-1MR. The U.S. Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims (Court) has held
the DVB Circular were included in a VA Adjudication Procedure Manual, M21-1 (M21- 1), Part VI, para. 7.68 (Sept. 21, 1992). Subsequently, the M2-1 provisions regarding asbestos exposure were amended. The
the DVB Circular were included in the VA Adjudication Procedure Manual, M21-1 (M21-1), Part VI, § 7.21. In December 2005, M21-1, Part VI was rescinded and replaced with a new manual, M21-1MR, which contains
M21-1 (M21-1), Part VI, § 7.21. In December 2005, M21-1, Part VI was rescinded and replaced with a new manual, M21-1MR. The U.S. Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims (Court) has held that VA must analyze
since been included in VA Adjudication Procedure Manual, M21-1, part VI, para. 7.21 (October 3, 1997) (hereinafter "M21-1"). Also, an opinion by VA's Office of General Counsel discusses the development
from the DVB Circular have been included in the VA Adjudication Procedure Manual, M21-1 (M21-1), Part VI, § 7.21. In December 2005, M21-1, Part VI was rescinded and replaced with a new manual, M21-1MR.
and instructions from the DVB Circular have been included in the VA Adjudication Procedure Manual, M21-1 (M21-1), Part VI, § 7.21. In December 2005, M21-1, Part VI was rescinded and replaced with a new
asked the veteran to provide more information about his exposure to asbestos. A letter in June 2003 attached the portion of M21-1 that discussed how to process asbestos claims. The letter described the
Manual, M21-1 (M21-1), Part VI, § 7.21. In December 2005, M21-1, Part VI was rescinded and replaced with a new manual, M21-1MR, which contains the same asbestos- related information as M21-1, Part VI.
VA Adjudication Procedure Manual, M21-1 (M21-1), Part VI, § 7.21. In December 2005, M21-1, Part VI was rescinded and replaced with a new manual, M21-1MR, which contains the same asbestos- related information
included in the VA Adjudication Procedure Manual, M21-1 (M21-1), Part VI, § 7.21. In December 2005, M21-1, Part VI was rescinded and replaced with a new manual, M21-1MR, which contains the same asbestos-
M21-1 (M21-1) and is to be given the same force and effect as published in VA regulations. 38 C.F.R. ง 3.21 (2006). Effective December 1, 2003, the maximum allowable rate for a surviving spouse with no
appeal from the Department of Veterans Affairs Medical and Regional Office Center in Wichita, Kansas THE ISSUES 1. Entitlement to service connection for chronic obstructive pulmonary disorder (COPD) on
from the DVB Circular have been included in a VA Adjudication Procedure Manual, M21-1 (M21- 1), Part VI, 7.21. The United States Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims (the Court) has held that VA must analyze
element" comes from the language of 38 C.F.R. § 3.159(b)(1). The Board finds that the VCAA notice requirements have been satisfied. With regard to element (1), above, the Board notes that the RO sent the
the DVB Circular have since been included in VA Adjudication Procedure Manual, M21-1, part VI, para. 7.21 (October 3, 1997) (hereinafter "M21-1"). Also, an opinion by VA's Office of General Counsel discusses
claims based on exposure to asbestos. The information and instructions from the DVB Circular have been included in a VA Adjudication Procedure Manual, M21-1 (M21- 1), Part VI, 7.21. The United States Court
Citation Nr: 0603258 Decision Date: 02/06/06 Archive Date: 02/15/06 DOCKET NO. 04-19 051 DATE ) On appeal from the Department of Veterans Affairs Regional Office in Cleveland, Ohio THE ISSUES 1. Entitlement
the DVB Circular were included in the VA Adjudication Procedure Manual, M21-1 (M21-1), Part VI, § 7.21. In December 2005, M21-1, Part VI was rescinded and replaced with a new manual, M21-1MR, which contains
for considering compensation claims based on exposure to asbestos. The information and instructions from the DVB Circular have been included in a VA Adjudication Procedure Manual, M21-1 (M21- 1), Part VI,
specifically dealing with asbestos and service connection. However, the VA Adjudication Procedure Manual, M21-1 MR, and opinions of the United States Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims (Court) and General
to service connection for the cause of the veteran's death. The appellant testified at a hearing before the undersigned via video teleconference in January 2006. FINDINGS OF FACT 1. The veteran died in
been included in the VA Adjudication Procedure Manual, M21-1 (M21-1), Part VI, § 7.21. In December 2005, M21-1, Part VI was rescinded and replaced with a new manual, M21-1MR. The U.S. Court of Appeals
The undersigned Veterans Law Judge (VLJ) of the Board presided. Later that year, in June 2004, the Board remanded this case to the RO for further development and consideration. FINDINGS OF FACT 1. It is
that year, in June 2004, the Board remanded this case to the RO for further development and consideration. FINDINGS OF FACT 1. It is just as likely as not the veteran was exposed to asbestos during service
Procedure Manual M21-1 (M21-1), Part VI, Par. 7.21. VA's General Counsel has held that the M21-1 guidelines establish claim development procedures which adjudicators are required to follow in claims involving
included in the VA Adjudication Procedure Manual, M21-1, part VI, para. 7.21 (January 31, 1997) (hereinafter "M21-1"). In addition, a recent opinion by the VA General Counsel discussed the provisions of
appeal from the Department of Veterans Affairs Regional Office in Boston, Massachusetts THE ISSUES 1. Entitlement to service connection for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and asbestosis. 2. Entitlement
appeal from the Department of Veterans Affairs Regional Office in Montgomery, Alabama THE ISSUES 1. Entitlement to service connection for a right kidney disorder. 2. Entitlement to service connection for
for further development and consideration. This included taking the preliminary procedural due process steps set forth in M21-1, Part III, paragraph 5.14, insofar as the special handling required of a PTSD
that a claim of entitlement to service connection consists of five elements: (1) veteran status; (2) existence of a disability; (3) a connection between the veteran's service and the disability; (4) degree
appeal from the Department of Veterans Affairs Regional Office in Salt Lake City, Utah THE ISSUES 1. Entitlement to service connection for bilateral hearing loss. 2. Entitlement to service connection for
yet adjudicated this claim, and the Board does not have jurisdiction in the matter. It is referred to the RO for expedited appropriate action. FINDINGS OF FACT 1. The veteran died on September [redacted
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