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Instrument 2020 No. M36 Notices & Notifications as made
This instrument increases the rate per kilometre to be used for calculating the amount of compensation payable for travel to obtain medical treatment from 60 cents per kilometre to 68 cents per kilometre.
Administered by: Veterans' Affairs
Registered 30 Oct 2020
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR09-Nov-2020
Tabled Senate09-Nov-2020

 

 

 

 

Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation (Defence-related Claims) Act 1988

 

 

Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation (Defence-related Claims) (Specified Rate per Kilometre) Notice 2020

 

Instrument 2020 No. M36

I, Darren Chester, Minister for Veterans’ Affairs, make the following legislative instrument under subsection 16(6) of the Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation (Defence-related Claims) Act 1988.

 

 

 

Dated this       29th                      day of          October             2020.

 

 

……Darren Chester…….

DARREN CHESTER

 

Minister for Veterans’ Affairs


 

 

1                 Name

 

This instrument is the Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation (Defence-related Claims) (Specified Rate per Kilometre) Notice 2020.

 

2                 Commencement

 

This instrument commences on the 1 November 2020.

 

3                 Authority

 

This instrument is made under subsection 16(6) of the Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation (Defence-related Claims) Act 1988.

 

4                 Revocation

 

The Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation (Defence-related Claims) (Specified Rate per Kilometre) Notice 2019 Instrument No. M15 of 2019 dated 28 March 2019 is revoked.

 

5                 Definitions

                        In this instrument:

Act means the Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation (Defence-related Claims) Act 1988.

 

6                 Specified rate per kilometre

 

For the purposes of the definition of specified rate per kilometre in paragraph 16(6)(c) of the Act, the rate per kilometre is specified to be 68 cents.