Veterans' Support Amendment Regulations (No 3) 2016

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Coat of Arms of New Zealand

Veterans’ Support Amendment Regulations (No 3) 2016

Jerry Mateparae, Governor-General

Order in Council

At Wellington this 30th day of May 2016

Present:
His Excellency the Governor-General in Council

These regulations are made under sections 23(3) and 265 of the Veterans’ Support Act 2014—

(a)

on the advice and with the consent of the Executive Council; and

(b)

on the recommendation of the Minister of Veterans’ Affairs made in accordance with section 23 of that Act.

Regulations

1 Title

These regulations are the Veterans’ Support Amendment Regulations (No 3) 2016.

2 Commencement

These regulations come into force on 30 June 2016.

3 Principal regulations

These regulations amend the Veterans’ Support Regulations 2014 (the principal regulations).

4 Schedule 1 amended

(1)

In Schedule 1, replace the item relating to Achilles tendinopathy and bursitis with:

Achilles tendinopathy and bursitis96/201597/2015

(2)

In Schedule 1, after the item relating to diabetes mellitus, insert:

discoid lupus erythematosus126/2015127/2015

(3)

In Schedule 1, replace the item relating to external burn with:

external burn110/2015111/2015

(4)

In Schedule 1, replace the item relating to fracture with:

fracture94/201595/2015

(5)

In Schedule 1, replace the item relating to hallux valgus with:

hallux valgus98/201599/2015

(6)

In Schedule 1, replace the item relating to hepatitis E with:

hepatitis E112/2015113/2015

(7)

In Schedule 1, replace the item relating to ingrowing nail with:

ingrowing nail106/2015107/2015

(8)

In Schedule 1, replace the item relating to lipoma with:

lipoma100/2015101/2015

(9)

In Schedule 1, replace the item relating to malignant melanoma of the skin with:

malignant melanoma of the skin102/2015103/2015

(10)

In Schedule 1, replace the item relating to malignant neoplasm of the oesophagus with:

malignant neoplasm of the oesophagus120/2015121/2015

(11)

In Schedule 1, replace the item relating to Meniere’s disease with:

Meniere’s disease108/2015109/2015

(12)

In Schedule 1, replace the item relating to mesothelioma with:

mesothelioma104/2015105/2015

(13)

In Schedule 1, replace the item relating to pinguecula with:

pinguecula118/2015119/2015

(14)

In Schedule 1, replace the item relating to pterygium with:

pterygium116/2015117/2015

Michael Webster,
Clerk of the Executive Council.

Explanatory note

This note is not part of the regulations, but is intended to indicate their general effect.

These regulations, which come into force on 30 June 2016, amend the Veterans’ Support Regulations 2014 (the principal regulations).

These regulations amend Schedule 1 of the principal regulations, which lists the Australian statements of principles that apply to specified medical conditions.

The amendments insert 1 new condition and replace statements of principles references for 13 conditions.

Issued under the authority of the Legislation Act 2012.

Date of notification in Gazette: 2 June 2016.

These regulations are administered by the New Zealand Defence Force.