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No. 52 of 2011 Determinations/Veterans' Entitlements as made
Amendment of Statement of Principles concerning malignant neoplasm of the gallbladder.
Administered by: Veterans' Affairs
Registered 18 May 2011
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR23-May-2011
Tabled Senate15-Jun-2011
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Repealed by Veterans' Affairs (Spent and Redundant Instruments) Repeal Regulation 2014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 GALLBLADDER

No. 52 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 malignant neoplasm of the gallbladder No. 52 of 2011.

2.                     The Repatriation Medical Authority amends, under subsection 196B(8) of the Veterans’ Entitlements Act 1986, Statement of Principles concerning malignant neoplasm of the gallbladder Instrument No. 68 of 2007 by replacing existing factor "(e)" in clause 6 with the following:

"(e)        having received a cumulative dose of at least 0.5 sievert of ionising radiation to the gallbladder from internal deposition of radioactive nuclides at least ten years before the clinical onset of malignant neoplasm of the gallbladder; or".

3.                     The amendment made by this instrument applies to all matters to which Instrument No. 68 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 25 May 2011.

Dated this   ninth   day of   May   2011

 

 

The Common Seal of the                    )

Repatriation Medical Authority          )

was affixed to this instrument                        )

in the presence of:                               )

KEN DONALD

CHAIRPERSON