Veterans' Support Amendment Regulations (No 5) 2016

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Coat of Arms of New Zealand

Veterans’ Support Amendment Regulations (No 5) 2016

Patsy Reddy, Governor-General

Order in Council

At Wellington this 14th day of November 2016

Present:
The Right Hon John Key presiding 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 5) 2016.

2 Commencement

These regulations come into force on 15 December 2016.

3 Principal regulations

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

4 Schedule 1 amended

(1)

In Schedule 1, after the item relating to autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease, insert:

Barrett’s oesophagus67/201668/2016

(2)

In Schedule 1, replace the item relating to benign neoplasm of the eye and adnexa with:

benign neoplasm of the eye and adnexa41/201642/2016

(3)

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

cholelithiasis51/201652/2016

(4)

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

clonorchiasis47/201648/2016

(5)

In Schedule 1, replace the item relating to cut, stab, abrasion and laceration with:

cut, stab, abrasion and laceration53/201654/2016

(6)

In Schedule 1, replace the item relating to intervertebral disc prolapse with:

intervertebral disc prolapse43/201644/2016

(7)

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

malignant neoplasm of the urethra49/201650/2016

(8)

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

opisthorchiasis45/201646/2016

(9)

In Schedule 1, after the item relating to opisthorchiasis, insert:

optochiasmatic arachnoiditis57/201658/2016

(10)

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

otosclerosis61/201662/2016

(11)

In Schedule 1, replace the item relating to Parkinson’s disease and parkinsonism with:

Parkinson’s disease and secondary parkinsonism55/201656/2016

(12)

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

sarcoidosis59/201660/2016

(13)

In Schedule 1, replace the item relating to spasmodic torticollis with:

spasmodic torticollis63/201664/2016

(14)

In Schedule 1, replace the item relating to suicide and attempted suicide with:

suicide and attempted suicide65/201666/2016

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 December 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 for the purposes of the Veterans’ Support Act 2014.

The amendments insert 2 new conditions and replace statements of principles references for 12 conditions.

Issued under the authority of the Legislation Act 2012.

Date of notification in Gazette: 17 November 2016.

These regulations are administered by the New Zealand Defence Force.