To amend title 38, United States Code, to clarify presumptions relating to the exposure of certain veterans who served in the vicinity of the Republic of Vietnam, and for other purposes.

Introduced in House
Blue Water Navy Vietnam Veterans Act of 2017

 This bill includes as part of the Republic of Vietnam its territorial seas for
purposes of the presumption of service connection for diseases associated with
exposure by veterans to certain herbicide agents while in Vietnam.



  • Subcommittee Hearings Held.

    Apr 5th, 2017
  • Referred to the Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs.

    Jan 19th, 2017
  • Referred to the House Committee on Veterans' Affairs.

    Jan 5th, 2017
  • Introduced in House

    Jan 5th, 2017
  • Introduced in House

    Jan 5th, 2017