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No. 51 of 2008 Determinations/Veterans' Entitlements as made
Amendment of Statement of Principles concerning diverticular disease of the colon.
Administered by: Veterans' Affairs
Registered 25 Jun 2008
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR26-Aug-2008
Tabled Senate26-Aug-2008
Date of repeal 19 Mar 2014
Repealed by Veterans' Affairs (Spent and Redundant Instruments) Repeal Regulation 2014

 

Amendment Statement of Principles

concerning

 

DIVERTICULAR DISEASE OF THE COLON

No. 51 of 2008

 

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 diverticular disease of the colon No. 51 of 2008.

 

2.                      The Repatriation Medical Authority amends, under subsection 196B(2) of the Veterans’ Entitlements Act 1986, Statement of Principles concerning diverticular disease of the colon No. 13 of 2008 by:

 

(A)             Replacing the existing wording of factor "(b)" in clause 6 with the following:

 

"an inability to consume an average daily intake of at least 30 grams of dietary fibre, or a cumulative total of 54 750 grams of dietary fibre, within the five years before the clinical onset of diverticular disease of the colon; or"

 

3.                      The amendment made by this instrument applies to all matters to which Instrument No. 13 of 2008, 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 2 July 2008.

 


Dated this       nineteenth     day of              June              2008

 

The Common Seal of the                  )

Repatriation Medical Authority       )

was affixed to this instrument          )

in the presence of                              )

KEN DONALD

CHAIRPERSON