TITLE

Combat-Related Special Compensation

AUTHOR(S)
Edwards, Nichelle L.
PUB. DATE
December 2008
SOURCE
PN;Dec2008, Vol. 62 Issue 12, p53
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses important issues concerning the Combat-Related Special Compensation (CRSC), which allows certain U.S. military retirees to receive military retirement pay and Veterans Affairs (VA) Disability Compensation. It notes that the 2008 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA), signed into law on January 29, 2008, includes changes to retiree eligibility, a new component for CRSC. It also discusses the rules for retirees, the application process, and the amount of compensation.
ACCESSION #
35168206

 

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