RIN Data

VA RIN: 2900-AN94 Publication ID: 2012 
Title: Caregivers Program 
Abstract: This document promulgates Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) final regulations concerning a new caregivers benefits program provided by VA. This rule implements title I of the Caregivers and Veterans Omnibus Health Services Act of 2010, Public Law 111-163, which was signed into law on May 5, 2010. The purpose of the caregivers benefits program is to provide certain medical, travel, training, and financial benefits to caregivers of veterans and certain servicemembers who were seriously injured in the line of duty on or after September 11, 2001. 
Agency: Department of Veterans Affairs(VA)  Priority: Economically Significant 
RIN Status: Previously published in the Unified Agenda   Agenda Stage of Rulemaking: Final Rule Stage 
Major: Yes  Unfunded Mandates: No 
EO 13771 Designation:  
CFR Citation: 38 CFR 17.38    38 CFR 71   
Legal Authority: 38 USC 501    38 USC 1720G   
Legal Deadline:  None
Action Date FR Cite
Interim Final Rule  05/05/2011  76 FR 26148   
Interim Final Rule Effective  05/05/2011 
Interim Final Rule Comment Period End  07/05/2011 
Final Action  05/00/2013 
Regulatory Flexibility Analysis Required: No  Government Levels Affected: None 
Small Entities Affected: No  Federalism: No 
Included in the Regulatory Plan: No 
RIN Data Printed in the FR: No 
Agency Contact:
Ethan Kalett
Director, VHA Regulations
Department of Veterans Affairs
810 Vermont Avenue NW., Room 675Q,
Washington, DC 20420
Phone:202 461-7633
Email: ethan.kalett@va.gov