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No. 87 of 2007 Determinations/Veterans' Entitlements as made
Amendment of Statement of Principles concerning malignant neoplasm of the lung.
Administered by: Veterans' Affairs
Registered 27 Jun 2007
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR07-Aug-2007
Tabled Senate07-Aug-2007
Date of repeal 19 Mar 2014
Repealed by Veterans' Affairs (Spent and Redundant Instruments) Repeal Regulation 2014

 

Amendment Statement of Principles

concerning

 

MALIGNANT NEOPLASM OF THE LUNG

No. 87 of 2007

 

for the purposes of the

 

Veterans’ Entitlements Act 1986

and

Military Rehabilitation and Compensation Act 2004

 

1.                      This Instrument may be cited as Statement of Principles concerning malignant neoplasm of the lung No. 87 of 2007.

 

2.                      The Repatriation Medical Authority amends, under subsection 196B(2) and (8) of the Veterans’ Entitlements Act 1986, Statement of Principles concerning malignant neoplasm of the lung No. 17 of 2006, by:

 

(A)             replacing the existing definition of "a substance from the specified list" in clause 9 with the following definition:

""a substance from the specified list" means:

(i)                beryllium;

(ii)             bis(chloromethyl)ether;

(iii)           cadmium;

(iv)            chloromethyl methyl ether;

(v)               cobalt metal with tungsten carbide;

(vi)            hexavalent chromate;

(vii)          inorganic arsenic; or

(viii)       nickel;".

 

3.                      The amendments made by this instrument apply to all matters to which section 120A of the Veterans’ Entitlements Act 1986 and section 338 of the Military Rehabilitation and Compensation Act 2004 apply.

 


4.                      The amendment made by this instrument takes effect from 4 July 2007.

 

Dated this       twentieth           day of              June  2007

 

 

The Common Seal of the                              )

Repatriation Medical Authority                   )

was affixed to this instrument                      )

in the presence of                                          )

KEN DONALD

CHAIRPERSON