The PACT Act is a new law that expands VA health care and benefits for
Veterans exposed to burn pits and other toxic substances. This law helps
us provide generations of Veterans—and their survivors—with the care
and benefits they’ve earned and deserve.
The Act (1) expands and extends eligibility for VA health care for
Veterans with toxic exposures and Veterans of the Vietnam era,
Gulf War era, and Post-9/11 era, and
(2) expands eligibility for benefits for Veterans exposed to toxic substances