TITLE

Analysis of VA Compensation Levels for Survivors of Veterans and Servicemembers

AUTHOR(S)
Bertoni, Daniel
PUB. DATE
November 2009
SOURCE
GAO Reports;11/13/2009, preceding p1
SOURCE TYPE
Government Documents
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article highlights the study conducted by the Government Accountability Office (GAO) on the Dependency and Indemnity Compensation (DIC) program of Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) in the U.S. It notes that VA's Benefits Improvement Act of 2008 directed the GAO to study the DIC program and the levels of payments. It mentions that the study discloses the extent of VA's disability compensation for active and non-active military pay lost due to death and service member.
ACCESSION #
45341990

 

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