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2014 No. R115 Other as made
This instrument amends the Veterans’ Affairs (Peacetime Service Eligibility for Non-Liability Health Care) Instrument 2014 to enable general practitioners without any special qualification in relation to the mental health conditions, and clinical psychologists to diagnose the relevant mental health conditions.
Administered by: Veterans' Affairs
Registered 22 Dec 2014
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled Senate09-Feb-2015
Tabled HR09-Feb-2015
Date of repeal 24 Dec 2014
Repealed by Division 1 of Part 5A of the Legislative Instruments Act 2003

 

 

REPATRIATION COMMISSION

 

Veterans’ Entitlements Act 1986

 

Veterans' Affairs (Peacetime Service Eligibility for Non-Liability Health Care) Amendment Instrument 2014

 

Instrument 2014 No. R115

 

The Repatriation Commission, pursuant to paragraph 88A(2) of the Veterans’ Entitlements Act 1986 (the Act) varies the Veterans’ Affairs (Peacetime Service Eligibility for Non-Liability Health Care) Instrument 2014 (Instrument 2014 No. R18) in accordance with the Schedule.

 

 

Dated  this      16th     day of                          December                    2014

 

The Seal of the                                                                     )

Repatriation Commission                                                  ) SEAL

was affixed hereto in the                                                   )

presence of:                                                                          )

Simon Lewis                     Jennifer Collins                         Major General Mark Kelly

………………………………………………......................……………………………………….

SIMON LEWIS              JENNIFER COLLINS             Major General Mark Kelly

                                                                                                                 AO DSC

    PRESIDENT      ACTING DEPUTY PRESIDENT              COMMISSIONER

 

 

Repatriation Commission

                  _____________________________________________________


 

1       Name of Instrument

 

This Instrument is the Veterans’ Affairs (Peacetime Service Eligibility for Non-Liability Health Care) Amendment Instrument 2014.

 

2      Commencement

 

This Instrument commences on the day after it is registered on the Federal Register of Legislative Instruments.


 

Schedule

 

Variations to the Veterans’ Affairs (Peacetime Service Eligibility for Non-Liability Health Care) Instrument 2014

 

1       Section 1.3 (definition of appropriately qualified person)

substitute:

appropriately qualified person means;

(a) a general practitioner; or

(b) a clinical psychologist; or

(c) a psychiatrist.

 

2      Section 1.3 (definitions)

 

insert:

 

clinical psychologist has the meaning given by paragraph 1.4.1 of the Treatment Principles.

general practitioner has the meaning given by paragraph 1.4.1 of the Treatment Principles.