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2014 No. R114 Determinations/Veterans' Entitlements as made
This instrument amends the Veterans' Entitlements Treatment (Anxiety and Depressive Disorders) Determination R23/2004 to enable general practitioners and clinical psychologists to diagnose mental health conditions.
Administered by: Veterans' Affairs
Made 16 Dec 2014
Registered 22 Dec 2014
Tabled HR 09 Feb 2015
Tabled Senate 09 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Repealed by Division 1 of Part 5A of the Legislative Instruments Act 2003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' Entitlements Treatment (Anxiety and Depressive Disorders) Amendment Determination 2014

 

Instrument 2014 No. R114

 

The Repatriation Commission, pursuant to subsection 88A(2) of the Veterans’ Entitlements Act 1986, varies the Veterans' Entitlements Treatment (Anxiety and Depressive Disorders) Determination R23/2004 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

 

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    SIMON LEWIS                             JENNIFER COLLINS                   Major General Mark Kelly

                                                                                                                                          AO DSC

      PRESIDENT                     ACTING DEPUTY PRESIDENT                       COMMISSIONER

 

 

 

 

 

                                                  Repatriation Commission

              _________________________________________________________

 

 

 

Name

 

[1]  This instrument is the Veterans' Entitlements Treatment (Anxiety and Depressive Disorders) Amendment Determination 2014.

 

Commencement

 

[2]  This instrument commences on the day after it is registered on the Federal Register of Legislative Instruments.

 


 

Schedule

 

Variations to the Veterans' Entitlements Treatment (Anxiety and Depressive Disorders) Determination R23/2004

 

1.       Section 1.1 (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 1.1 (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.