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9/2000 Schemes as made
Reduces the effect of the Goods and Services Tax on education allowances payable under the Veterans' Children Education Scheme (made under section 117 of the Veterans' Entitlements Act 1986) by providing for a "once only" 4% increase in those allowances.
Administered by: Veterans' Affairs
General Comments: The Veterans' Children Education Scheme (Goods and Services Tax Compensation) Instrument was approved by the Minister for Veterans' Affairs on 23 May 2000: see Supporting Material.
Registered 18 Apr 2005
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR31-May-2000
Tabled Senate05-Jun-2000
Date of repeal 19 Mar 2014
Repealed by Veterans' Affairs (Spent and Redundant Instruments) Repeal Regulation 2014




                               VETERANS’ ENTITLEMENTS ACT 1986


Veterans' Children Education Scheme (Goods and Services Tax Compensation) Instrument


Instrument No. 9/2000


The Repatriation Commission makes this instrument under subsection 117(2) of the Veterans’ Entitlements Act 1986.





Dated                    18 May                                     2000













                                 Repatriation Commission




1       Name of instrument


This instrument is the Veterans' Childrens Education Scheme (Goods and Services Tax Compensation) Instrument No. 9/2000.





2       Commencement


This instrument commences, or is taken to have commenced on

1 July 2000


3    Variation of the Veterans'Children Education Scheme


         Schedule 1 varies the Veterans' Children Education Scheme.






























Schedule 1                   Variations


[1]              Paragraph 3.8.4


immediately after paragraph 3.8.4, insert:


3.8.5            Notwithstanding any other provision of the Scheme or any Determination made thereunder, an education allowance payable under this Part is, on 1 July 2000, increased once only, by an amount of 4% of that allowance.