Board of Veterans' Appeals Decisions

Metadata Updated: January 9, 2018

The Board of Veterans' Appeals (also known as 'BVA' or 'the Board') is a part of the VA, located in Washington, D.C. Members of the Board review benefit claims determinations made by local VA offices and issue decision on appeals. These Law Judges, attorneys experienced in veterans law and in reviewing benefit claims, are the only ones who can issue Board decisions. Staff attorneys, also trained in veterans law, review the facts of each appeal and assist the Board members. {38 U.S.C. 7103, 7104} BVA decisions are discoverabled via this search engine tool.

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Metadata Created Date April 18, 2014
Metadata Updated Date January 9, 2018
Data Update Frequency R/P1M

Metadata Source

Harvested from VA JSON

Additional Metadata

Resource Type Dataset
Metadata Created Date April 18, 2014
Metadata Updated Date January 9, 2018
Publisher Department of Veterans Affairs
Unique Identifier VA-BVA-BVA-001
Margaret L. Peak
Maintainer Email
Public Access Level public
Data Update Frequency R/P1M
Bureau Code 029:00
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Schema Version
Catalog Describedby
Data Quality True
Data Dictionary
Harvest Object Id af3ca39d-14ce-410d-b192-730373e55dd3
Harvest Source Id e868f753-9395-4666-a30c-219334a64c6b
Harvest Source Title VA JSON
Data First Published 2017-07-26
Homepage URL
Language en-US
Data Last Modified 2010-12-31
Program Code 029:086
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Source Hash 86a86b5774c70e62fed81cc18c4304f855a8fb5e
Source Schema Version 1.1
Temporal 1992-01-01T00:00:00Z/2014-12-31T00:00:00Z
Category Section 5. Law Enforcement, Courts, and Prisons

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