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My sister recently had a C&P exam done and this morning she logged in and it said that notice for request 5 closed, does anyone happen to know what that means. I've googled and looked on several other boards but I can't find anything that speaks of request 5

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Shrek's is correct. It's being worked on. Or was being worked on. But those individual "request" are not anything the veteran should be concerned about. It may be someone "requests" a C&P exam. Then , it is closed because there is enough info that it it isn't necessary. Or, closed because the C&P request was issued. It is just internal points in the VBA process. Like Shrek said, its being worked on. You shouldn't read anything into that posting.

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Carlos I don't know what type of appeal you submitted, but you're not done unless you want to be defeated. If you submitted a HLR, you can submit a new supplemental appeal if you have new evidence. Or go to the BVA. You have a year, 365 days, to appeal. If you don't within that time period, it still isn't over, but you lose your eed. If your appeal was for BVA, and you could have or did submit the paperwork, but late, send a IRIS request for consideration because they didn't allow sufficient time for you to respond because of being overseas. Maybe they would do something if they sent it to the wrong address, I don't know. Or, learn from what has happened, like we all do and appeal. Get a representative, like a lawyer or agent, who can work with the limited time frame. Truely, it isn't over unless you give up whatever the denial is.

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