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VA RIN: 2900-AP46 Publication ID: Fall 2019 
Title: Prosthetic and Rehabilitative Items and Services 

This rulemaking adopts as final, with changes, proposed amendments to VA’s regulations governing the provision of prosthetic and rehabilitative items and services as medical services to veterans.  This rulemaking establishes a new section for the provision of prosthetic and rehabilitative items and services, clarifies eligibility for such items and services, and defines the types of prosthetic and rehabilitative items and services available to eligible veterans.

Agency: Department of Veterans Affairs(VA)  Priority: Substantive, Nonsignificant 
RIN Status: Previously published in the Unified Agenda Agenda Stage of Rulemaking: Final Rule Stage 
Major: No  Unfunded Mandates: No 
EO 13771 Designation: Deregulatory 
CFR Citation: 38 CFR 17.120    38 CFR 17.122    38 CFR 17.150    38 CFR 17.153    38 CFR 17.3200 to 17.3250   
Legal Authority: 38 U.S.C. 501    38 U.S.C. 1162    38 U.S.C. 1701    38 U.S.C. 1707    38 U.S.C. 1710    38 U.S.C. 1714    38 U.S.C. 1717    38 U.S.C. 3901   
Legal Deadline:  None
Action Date FR Cite
NPRM  10/16/2017  82 FR 48018   
NPRM Comment Period End  12/15/2017 
Supplemental NPRM  11/28/2018  83 FR 61137   
Supplemental NPRM Comment Period End  12/28/2018 
Final Action  04/00/2020 
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:
Penny Nechanicky
National Program Director for Prosthetic and Sensory Aids Service (10P4RK)
Department of Veterans Affairs
810 Vermont Avenue NW.,
Washington, DC 20420
Phone:202 461-0337