TITLE

VETERANS AFFAIRS DEPT. INSTITUTES NEW BURIAL RULES

PUB. DATE
April 2012
SOURCE
Mortuary Management;Apr2012, Vol. 99 Issue 4, p25
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the new burial rules announced by the U.S. Veterans Affairs Department for deceased veterans. The policy, which implements the Corea Shea Act passed by the Congress in 2010, will allow parents of some deceased veterans eligible for interment in national veterans' cemeteries. The Act is part of a comprehensive veterans benefits bill which allows parents to be buried alongside service member who had no surviving spouse or children at tile time of death.
ACCESSION #
75132905

 

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