Veterans' Support Amendment Regulations (No 4) 2016

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Coat of Arms of New Zealand

Veterans’ Support Amendment Regulations (No 4) 2016

Jerry Mateparae, Governor-General

Order in Council

At Wellington this 15th day of August 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 4) 2016.

2 Commencement

These regulations come into force on 15 September 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 adjustment disorder with:

adjustment disorder23/201624/2016

(2)

In Schedule 1, replace the item relating to benign prostatic hyperplasia with:

benign prostatic hyperplasia17/201618/2016

(3)

In Schedule 1, replace the item relating to dental caries with:

dental caries122/2015123/2015

(4)

In Schedule 1, replace the item relating to diverticular disease of the colon with:

diverticular disease of the colon15/201616/2016

(5)

In Schedule 1, replace the item relating to eating disorder with:

eating disorder13/201614/2016

(6)

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

external bruise5/20166/2016

(7)

In Schedule 1, replace the item relating to ischaemic heart disease with:

ischaemic heart disease1/20162/2016

(8)

In Schedule 1, replace the item relating to loss of teeth with:

loss of teeth124/2015125/2015

(9)

In Schedule 1, after the item relating to lumbar spondylosis, insert:

Lyme disease25/201626/2016

(10)

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

malignant neoplasm of the endometrium11/201612/2016

(11)

In Schedule 1, replace the item relating to myopia, hypermetropia and astigmatism with:

myopia, hypermetropia and astigmatism9/201610/2016

(12)

In Schedule 1, replace the item relating to non-melanotic malignant neoplasm of the skin with:

non-melanotic malignant neoplasm of the skin7/20168/2016

(13)

In Schedule 1, replace the item relating to peritoneal adhesions with:

peritoneal adhesions3/20164/2016

(14)

In Schedule 1, replace the item relating to polymyalgia rheumatica with:

polymyalgia rheumatica19/201620/2016

(15)

In Schedule 1, replace the item relating to systemic lupus erythematosus with:

systemic lupus erythematosus21/201622/2016

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 15 September 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 14 conditions.

Issued under the authority of the Legislation Act 2012.

Date of notification in Gazette: 18 August 2016.

These regulations are administered by the New Zealand Defence Force.