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No. 122 of 2007 Determinations/Veterans' Entitlements as made
Amendment Statement of Principles determined by the Repatriation Medical Authority concerning loss of teeth.
Administered by: Veterans' Affairs
Registered 05 Nov 2007
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR12-Feb-2008
Tabled Senate12-Feb-2008
Date of repeal 19 Mar 2014
Repealed by Veterans' Affairs (Spent and Redundant Instruments) Repeal Regulation 2014

 

Amendment Statement of Principles

concerning

 

LOSS OF TEETH

No. 122 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 loss of teeth No. 122 of 2007.

 

2.                      The Repatriation Medical Authority amends, under subsection 196B(8) of the Veterans’ Entitlements Act 1986, Statement of Principles concerning loss of teeth No. 74 of 2007 by:

 

(A)             Replacing factors (d) and (e) in clause 6 with the following:

 

"(d)      having a fracture of the affected tooth or luxation of the affected tooth before the clinical onset of loss of teeth; or

 

(e)       having a fracture of the alveolar bone supporting the affected tooth or disruption of the alveolar bone supporting the affected tooth, before the clinical onset of loss of teeth; or";

 

(B)             Inserting the following definition of "fracture of the affected tooth" in clause 9 after the definition of "disruption of the alveolar bone":

 

""fracture of the affected tooth" means fracture of the crown, involving the dentine, or the root of the affected tooth;".

 


3.                      The amendments made by this instrument apply to all matters to which Instrument No. 74 of 2007, section 120B of the Veterans’ Entitlements Act 1986 and section 339 of the Military Rehabilitation and Compensation Act 2004 apply.

 

4.                      The amendment made by this instrument takes effect from 14 November 2007.

 

Dated this       first         day of              November    2007

 

 

The Common Seal of the                  )

Repatriation Medical Authority       )

was affixed to this instrument          )

in the presence of                              )

 

KEN DONALD

CHAIRPERSON