Veterans' Support Amendment Regulations (No 4) 2017

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Coat of Arms of New Zealand

Veterans’ Support Amendment Regulations (No 4) 2017

Patsy Reddy, Governor-General

Order in Council

At Wellington this 18th day of December 2017

Present:
The Right Hon Jacinda Ardern 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 for Veterans made in accordance with section 23 of that Act.

Regulations

1 Title

These regulations are the Veterans’ Support Amendment Regulations (No 4) 2017.

2 Commencement

These regulations come into force on 19 January 2018.

3 Principal regulations

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

4 Schedule 1 amended

(1)

In Schedule 1, replace each item relating to a condition set out in the first column of the following table with the corresponding item from the table:

accommodation disorder38/201739/2017
alcohol use disorder48/201749/2017
bronchiectasis30/201731/2017
cardiac myxoma32/201733/2017
influenza44/201745/2017
labral tear36/201737/2017
malaria46/201747/2017
rheumatoid arthritis50/201751/2017
sickle-cell disorder40/201741/2017
thromboangiitis obliterans28/201729/2017

(2)

In Schedule 1, insert in their appropriate alphabetical order:

benign paroxysmal positional vertigo56/201757/2017
femoroacetabular impingement syndrome42/201743/2017
immersion pulmonary oedema34/201735/2017
popliteal entrapment syndrome54/201755/2017
tooth wear52/201753/2017

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 19 January 2018, 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 replace statements of principles references for 10 conditions and add statements of principles references for 5 conditions.

Issued under the authority of the Legislation Act 2012.

Date of notification in Gazette: 21 December 2017.

These regulations are administered by the New Zealand Defence Force.