OIG: Survivor Benefits Improperly Denied

May 2008
Fire Chief;May2008, Vol. 52 Issue 5, p12
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The article reports that the Office of the Inspector General (OIG) has conducted a review of the Office of Justice Program's (OJP) implementation of the Hometown Heroes Survivors Benefits Act of 2003 in the U.S. The move was made in response to a claim that OJP was taking too long to process claims submitted under the act. A number of additional recommendations to further manage and improve the process was made by OIG.


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