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5.7. Criteria for Issuance
The veteran must demonstrate proficiency to use the requested equipment to perform the tasks for which the equipment is being requested. NOTE: Issuance of applicable software is limited to that which was utilized as part of the veteran's training at a VA BRC, VISOR, VICTORS, Continuum of Care Program and/or local training facility. Application software associated with the veteran's operational environment is limited to that required to overcome the handicap of blindness.