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Regulations as made
These regulations prescribe travelling expenses that are to be paid for an applicant who appears before the Specialist Medical Review Council to make an oral submission in relation to their review.
Administered by: Veterans' Affairs
Exempt from sunsetting by the Legislation (Exemptions and Other Matters) Regulation 2015 s12 item 65
Registered 18 Dec 2017
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR05-Feb-2018
Tabled Senate05-Feb-2018
Date of repeal 29 Dec 2017
Repealed by Division 1 of Part 3 of Chapter 3 of the Legislation Act 2003
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Veterans’ Entitlements Amendment (Travel Expenses) Regulations 2017

I, General the Honourable Sir Peter Cosgrove AK MC (Ret’d), Governor‑General of the Commonwealth of Australia, acting with the advice of the Federal Executive Council, make the following regulations.

Dated 14 December 2017

Peter Cosgrove

Governor‑General

By His Excellency’s Command

Dan Tehan

Minister for Veterans’ Affairs

 

  

  


Contents

1............ Name............................................................................................................................. 1

2............ Commencement............................................................................................................. 1

3............ Authority....................................................................................................................... 1

4............ Schedules...................................................................................................................... 1

Schedule 1—Amendments                                                                                                                          2

Veterans’ Entitlements Regulations 1986                                                                                         2

 


1  Name

                   This instrument is the Veterans’ Entitlements Amendment (Travel Expenses) Regulations 2017.

2  Commencement

             (1)  Each provision of this instrument specified in column 1 of the table commences, or is taken to have commenced, in accordance with column 2 of the table. Any other statement in column 2 has effect according to its terms.

 

Commencement information

Column 1

Column 2

Column 3

Provisions

Commencement

Date/Details

1.  The whole of this instrument

At the same time as Schedule 2 to the Veterans’ Affairs Legislation Amendment (Omnibus) Act 2017 commences.

28 December 2017

Note:          This table relates only to the provisions of this instrument as originally made. It will not be amended to deal with any later amendments of this instrument.

             (2)  Any information in column 3 of the table is not part of this instrument. Information may be inserted in this column, or information in it may be edited, in any published version of this instrument.

3  Authority

                   This instrument is made under the Veterans’ Entitlements Act 1986.

4  Schedules

                   Each instrument that is specified in a Schedule to this instrument is amended or repealed as set out in the applicable items in the Schedule concerned, and any other item in a Schedule to this instrument has effect according to its terms.

Schedule 1Amendments

  

Veterans’ Entitlements Regulations 1986

1  Regulation 9 (heading)

Repeal the heading, substitute:

9  Travelling expenses

2  Subregulation 9(1) (paragraph (c) of the definition of attendant)

Omit “170B or 196ZO”, substitute “170B, 196ZO or 196ZQ”.

3  Subregulation 9(1) (definition of entitled person)

Omit “170B or 196ZO”, substitute “170B, 196ZO or 196ZQ”.

4  Subregulation 9(1) (definition of travel)

Omit “170B or 196ZO”, substitute “170B, 196ZO or 196ZQ”.

5  Subregulation 9(2)

Omit “170B or 196ZO”, substitute “170B, 196ZO or 196ZQ”.

6  Subregulation 9(4A)

Omit “170B or 196ZO”, substitute “170B, 196ZO or 196ZQ”.

7  Subregulation 9(9)

After “132”, insert “or 196ZQ”.

8  Subregulation 9(11) (note)

Omit “170B(3) and 196ZO(3)”, substitute “170B(3), 196ZO(3) and 196ZQ(3)”.

9  Regulation 9AM (heading)

Repeal the heading, substitute:

9AM  Travelling expenses to a single destination for 2 or more purposes

10  Regulation 9AM

Omit “170B or 196ZO” (wherever occurring), substitute “170B, 196ZO or 196ZQ”.

11  Regulation 9AN (heading)

Repeal the heading, substitute:

9AN  Travelling expenses to multiple locations within the same town or city

12  Regulation 9AN

Omit “170B or 196ZO” (wherever occurring), substitute “170B, 196ZO or 196ZQ”.

13  Regulation 13A

Repeal the regulation, substitute:

13A  Prescribed amount for the purposes of subsection 196ZN(2) of the Act

                   For the purposes of subsection 196ZN(2) of the Act, the prescribed amount is $1,000.