from Paul Sutton
TMC VETERANS Committee Legislative Goals For 2011
Presumptive Service-Connected Eligibility for Agent Orange Exposure, Blue Water Navy
* Monitor Institute of Medicine's (IOM) independent review of research of "blue water" Vietnam veterans' health and Agent Orange-related diseases.
* Blue Water Navy Agent Orange Legislation. Support introduction of legislation, if necessary, to award presumptive service connection for veterans who served off the coast of Vietnam during that conflict.