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No. 57 of 2003 Determinations/Veterans' Entitlements as made
Amendment of Statement of Principles concerning cerebrovascular accident.
Administered by: Veterans' Affairs
Registered 02 Dec 2005
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR24-Nov-2003
Tabled Senate24-Nov-2003
Gazetted 19 Nov 2003
Date of repeal 01 Apr 2016
Repealed by Sunsetting

Instrument No.57 of 2003

 

Amendment of Statement of Principles

concerning

 

CEREBROVASCULAR ACCIDENT

 

 

Veterans’ Entitlements Act 1986

 

1.                 The Repatriation Medical Authority amends, under subsection 196B(2) of the Veterans’ Entitlements Act 1986 (the Act), Instrument No.52 of 1999, as amended by Instrument No.30 of 2002, by:

 

A.                 in paragraph 8, deleting the definition of “thrombocytopenia” and inserting in its place the following:

 

“thrombocytopenia” means an acquired platelet count of less than

50 000 per microlitre on haematological testing;”

 

2.         The amendment made by this instrument applies to all matters to which Instrument No.52 of 1999, as amended by Instrument No.30 of 2002, and section 120A of the Act apply.

 

Dated this       Seventh              day of              November            2003

 

 

The Common Seal of the                              )

Repatriation Medical Authority                   )

was affixed to this instrument                      )

in the presence of                                          )

KEN DONALD

CHAIRMAN