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No. 4 of 2001 Determinations/Veterans' Entitlements as made
Exempts payments to citizens of Commonwealth/Allied countries interned by the Japanese in WW2 from the definition of "ordinary income" in the Veterans' Entitlements Act 1986.
Administered by: Veterans' Affairs
Registered 24 Aug 2005
Date of repeal 19 Mar 2014
Repealed by Veterans' Affairs (Spent and Redundant Instruments) Repeal Regulation 2014

 

 

 

VETERANS’ ENTITLEMENTS ACT 1986

 

 

 

 

Veterans’ Entitlements Income Exempt Lump Sum

Determination No. 4 of 2001

 

 

 

I, JEANETTE RICKETTS, delegate of the Repatriation Commission, hereby determine the “amount or one of a class of amounts” specified in Part 2 of the attached Schedule to this instrument to be an “exempt lump sum” in accordance with paragraph 5H(12)(c) of the Veterans’ Entitlements Act 1986. 

 

 

 

 

June

Dated this      Twelvth    day of May 2001.

 

 

 

 

 

 

JEANETTE RICKETTS

Delegate


Veterans’ Entitlements Income Exempt Lump Sum Determination No. 4 of 2001

 

Schedule

 

Part 1: Preliminary and Interpretation

 

1.1                   NAME OF DETERMINATION

 

This determination is the Veterans’ Entitlements Income Exempt Lump Sum Determination No.4 of 2001.

 

1.2                                     COMMENCEMENT

 

This determination commences on 23 April 2001.

 

1.3                   DEFINITIONS

 

In this determination:

 

“Act” means the Veterans’ Entitlements Act 1986.

 

ex-gratia payment or paymentmeans a payment made by a Commonwealth or allied country.

 

“interned” means:

 

(a)   confined in a camp, building, prison or other place (including a vehicle); or

(b) restricted to residing within specified limits.

 

World War 2has the same meaning as it does in subsection 5B(1) of the Act.

 

Part 2:  Amount or class of amounts declared to be an exempt lump sum

 

Ex-gratia payments made by a Commonwealth or allied country to any of the following persons:

 

(a)   Surviving persons who were interned by the Japanese during World War 2;

 

(b)   Surviving civilians interned by the Japanese during World War 2;

 

(c)   Surviving widows or widowers of a deceased person who was interned by the Japanese during World War 2;

 

(d)   Surviving widows or widowers of a deceased civilian who was interned by the Japanese during World War 2.