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No. 15 of 2011 Determinations/Veterans' Entitlements as made
Amendment of Statement of Principles concerning anxiety disorder.
Administered by: Veterans' Affairs
Registered 17 Dec 2010
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR08-Feb-2011
Tabled Senate08-Feb-2011
Date of repeal 19 Mar 2014
Repealed by Veterans' Affairs (Spent and Redundant Instruments) Repeal Regulation 2014

 

 

Amendment Statement of Principles

concerning

 

ANXIETY DISORDER

No. 15 of 2011

 

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 anxiety disorder No. 15 of 2011.

 

2.                     The Repatriation Medical Authority amends, under subsection 196B(8) of the Veterans’ Entitlements Act 1986, Statement of Principles concerning anxiety disorder Instrument No. 101 of 2007, as amended by Instrument No. 42 of 2010, by:

 

A.                 Deleting factor "(c)(x)" in clause 6; and

 

B.                 Inserting a new factor "(a)(xi)" immediately following factor "(a)(x)" in clause 6 as follows:

 

"(a)(xi)              being the victim of severe childhood abuse before the clinical onset of anxiety disorder; or".

 

3.                     The amendment made by this instrument applies to all matters to which Instrument No. 101 of 2007, as amended by Instrument No. 42 of 2010, 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 5 January 2011.

 


Dated this   fourteenth   day of   December   2010

 

 

The Common Seal of the                      )

Repatriation Medical Authority  )

was affixed to this instrument                 )

in the presence of:                                 )

 

KEN DONALD

CHAIRPERSON