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Instrument 2021 No. R6 Determinations/Veterans' Entitlements as made
This instrument sets out the maximum amount of income and assets of a special disability trust that can be spent for purposes that are primarily for the benefit of the principal beneficiary (other than for the primary purposes of a special disability trust which are to meet reasonable care and accommodation needs of the beneficiary). For the financial year 2021-2022 that amount is $12,500.
Administered by: Veterans' Affairs
Registered 28 Apr 2021
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR11-May-2021
Tabled Senate11-May-2021
Table of contents.

 

Repatriation Commission

 

Veterans’ Entitlements (Special Disability Trust – Discretionary Spending) Determination 2021

Instrument 2021 No. R6

 

 

I, Wendy Cummings, delegate of the Repatriation Commission, acting under subsection 52ZZZWEA(3) of the Veterans’ Entitlements Act 1986, make this determination.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Dated this          21st                          day of              April                               2021

……Wendy Cummings

Wendy Cummings

Director

Benefits and Payments Policy Section

 

 

 


 

Contents

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

        Commencement................................................................................................................ 1

3          Revocation………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………1

        Authority.......................................................................................................................... 1

        Definitions....................................................................................................................... 1

        Trust expenditure requirements........................................................................................ 1

 

 


1            Name

              This instrument is the Veterans’ Entitlements (Special Disability Trust – Discretionary Spending) Determination 2021.

2            Commencement

              This instrument commences on 1 July 2021.

3            Revocation

              The Veterans’ Entitlements (Special Disability Trust – Discretionary Spending) Determination 2020 is revoked on the commencement of this Determination.

4            Authority

              This instrument is made under subsection 52ZZZWEA(3) of the Veterans’ Entitlements Act 1986.

5            Definitions

              In this instrument:

Act means the Veterans’ Entitlements Act 1986.

special disability trust has the meaning given by section 52ZZZW of the Act.

          Trust expenditure requirements

              For subsection 52ZZZWEA(3) of the Act, the amount of $12,500 is determined to be the total value of income and assets of a special disability trust that may be applied for the 2021-2022 financial year for purposes, other than the primary purpose described in subsection 52ZZZWB(1) of the Act, that are primarily for the benefit of the principal beneficiary of the trust.