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[Federal Register: March 20, 2007 (Volume 72, Number 53)]

[Rules and Regulations]

[Page 12983-13016]

From the Federal Register Online via GPO Access [wais.access.gpo.gov]

[DOCID:fr20mr07-9]

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DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS

38 CFR Part 4

RIN 2900-AM60

Schedule for Rating Disabilities; Appendices A, B, and C

AGENCY: Department of Veterans Affairs.

ACTION: Final rule.

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SUMMARY: The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) is revising its

Schedule for Rating Disabilities, Appendices A, B, and C to include all

current diagnostic codes. Appendix A is also amended to include all the

diagnostic code historical information since the last review.

DATES: Effective Date: This amendment is effective April 19, 2007.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Trude Steele, Regulations Staff

(211D), Compensation and Pension Service, Veterans Benefits

Administration, Department of Veterans Affairs, 810 Vermont Avenue,

NW., Washington, DC 20420, (202) 273-7210.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Schedule for Rating Disabilities, 38 CFR

Part 4, Appendices A, B, and C have not been updated since July 1,

1988. These Appendices are tools for users of the Schedule for Rating

Disabilities. The Appendices reflect changes to the diagnostic criteria

in the Schedule for Rating Disabilities.

We have amended the Appendices to add changes to the Schedule for

Rating Disabilities since the Appendices were last updated.

Additionally, we removed language in Appendix A that showed when a

diagnostic code was updated to correct spelling, revise text, or other

additional changes, which had no impact on the disability code. Those

changes were incorporated within the text when amended. All diagnostic

codes in Appendix A will now be categorized by when they were added,

removed, whether the criterion was amended, and whether the disability

evaluation was amended. We will continue to include the date for

historical purposes. We revised Appendices B and C to provide the

current diagnostic codes and disability terminology. We will continue

to update the Appendices as the Schedule for Rating Disabilities is

revised.

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Allen for some reason I couldnt access the link, please repost.

It worked for me that time. It's in rich text(rtf). Let me know if you still have trouble.....

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