Veterans' Support Amendment Regulations (No 2) 2017

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Coat of Arms of New Zealand

Veterans’ Support Amendment Regulations (No 2) 2017

Hon Sir William Young, Administrator of the Government

Order in Council

At Wellington this 8th day of May 2017

Present:
His Excellency the Administrator of the Government 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 2) 2017.

2 Commencement

These regulations come into force on 8 June 2017.

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 acquired cataract with:

acquired cataract87/201688/2016

(2)

In Schedule 1, replace the item relating to analgesic nephropathy with:

analgesic nephropathy77/201678/2016

(3)

In Schedule 1, replace the item relating to animal envenomation with:

animal envenomation81/201682/2016

(4)

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

antiphospholipid syndrome69/201670/2016

(5)

In Schedule 1, after the item relating to bronchiolitis obliterans organising pneumonia, insert:

bruxism91/201692/2016

(6)

In Schedule 1, after the item relating to colorectal adenoma, insert:

complex regional pain syndrome97/201698/2016

(7)

In Schedule 1, after the item relating to familial adenomatous polyposis, insert:

female sexual dysfunction95/201696/2016

(8)

In Schedule 1, replace the item relating to fibromuscular dysplasia with:

fibromuscular dysplasia79/201680/2016

(9)

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

ganglion71/201672/2016

(10)

In Schedule 1, after the item relating to immune thrombocytopaenic purpura, insert:

incisional hernia73/201674/2016

(11)

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

malignant neoplasm of the brain85/201686/2016

(12)

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

Scheuermann’s disease75/201676/2016

(13)

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

schizophrenia83/201684/2016

(14)

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

smallpox89/201690/2016

(15)

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

umbilical hernia93/201694/2016

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 8 June 2017, 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 8 new conditions and replace statements of principles references for 7 conditions.

Issued under the authority of the Legislation Act 2012.

Date of notification in Gazette: 11 May 2017.

These regulations are administered by the New Zealand Defence Force.