The Fund has just posted a Message from the Special Master (available here), along with the Fifth Annual Statistics Report (available here).
A year after the Reauthorization of the Zadroga Act was published, the Fund has paid full compensation to m…
On March 2, 2017, our office participated in a call with the Special Master of the VCF, Rupa Bhattacharyya.
Among several things brought up on the call, Rupa discussed disability determinations where the condition considered disabling does not match…
After review and consideration of public comments on the Interim Regulations, the Final Rule for the James Zadroga 9/11 Victim Compensation Reauthorization Act.
To view the Final Ruling, click here.
The New Special Master Rupa Bhattacharyya has recently published a message outlining her progress since her appointment and her goals for the future. We are pleased with the Special Master’s commitment to ensure expeditious awards to Group B…
We previously posted an update on the new message from the Special Master.
Our office is mailing letters to all Group B clients to explain the new timeline, and how it pertains to their claim. Keep an eye out for this letter, and if you do not receiv…
President Donald Trump today signed into law H.R. 1327, The Never Forget the Heroes: James Zadroga, Ray Pfeifer, and Luis Alvarez Permanent Authorization of the September 11th Victim Compensation Fund (VCF) (VCF Permanent Authorization Act). The Ac… Read More
The United States Senate overwhelmingly voted in support of the legislation to extend the Victim Compensation Fund until 2092 and to provide funds throughout its existence. President Trump is expected to sign the final legislation this Friday. Assumi… Read More