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Statute Law Revision Bill (No. 2) 2014

Schedule 4 Veterans’ Entitlements Act improvements

Part 1 Signposting definitions

Veterans’ Entitlements Act 1986

1  Section 5

Repeal the section, substitute:

5   Definitions—simplified outline

Sections 5A to 11B contain definitions of terms that are used in this Act.

Subsection 5Q(1) contains an entry for each expression that is defined for the purposes of this Act. That subsection is like a Dictionary.

The entry is either an actual definition of the expression or a signpost definition that identifies the provision that defines the expression.

Many other sections in this Part contain the actual definitions relating to a particular topic. For example, sections 6 to 6F deal with operational service and section 5H contains income test definitions.

2  Section 5Q (heading)

Repeal the heading, substitute:

5Q   Dictionary

3  Subsection 5Q(1)

Insert:

Aboriginal study assistance scheme : see subsection 5F(1).

accommodation bond : see subsection 5L(1).

accommodation bond balance : see subsection 5L(1).

accommodation charge : see subsection 5L(1).

acting commissioner : see section 5A.

Acting Deputy President : see section 5A.

Acting President : see section 5A.

actual value : see subsection 5MC(4).

adjusted income : see subsection 5H(1).

adopted child : see subsection 5F(1).

aged care resident : see subsection 5NC(5).

allied country : see subsection 5C(1).

allied mariner : see subsection 5C(1).

allied veteran : see subsections 5C(1) and 5R(2).

allotted for duty in an operational area: see subsection 5B(2).

amount of rent paid or payable : see subsections 5N(6) and (7).

approved deposit fund : see subsection 5J(1).

approved exchange trading system : see subsection 5H(11).

asset : see subsections 5L(1), (3B), (3BA), (3C) and (3D).

asset-tested income stream (long term) : see subsection 5J(1).

asset-tested income stream (short term) : see subsection 5J(1).

asset-test exempt income stream : see sections 5JA, 5JB and 5JBA.

ATO small superannuation account : see subsection 5J(1).

Australian mariner : see subsection 5C(1).

Australian resident : see section 5G.

available money : see subsection 5H(1).

average weekly earnings in relation to a lump sum preclusion period: see subsection 5NB(1).

blinded in an eye : see subsection 5D(3).

board when used in the expression board and lodging : see subsection 5N(1).

British nuclear test defence service : see subsection 68(1).

Chairperson : see subsection 5AB(1).

child : see subsection 5F(1).

child of a veteran or child of a deceased veteran : see section 10.

combined couple rate of minimum pension supplement : see subsection 5GA(2).

combined couple rate of pension supplement : see subsection 5GA(1).

commencement day in relation to an income stream: see subsection 5J(1).

Commission : see section 5A.

commissioner : see section 5A.

Commonwealth country : see subsection 5C(1).

Commonwealth veteran : see subsection 5C(1).

compensation : see subsection 5NB(2) and section 59O.

compensation affected pension : see subsection 5NB(1).

compensation part in relation to a lump sum compensation payment: see subsection 5NB(1).

compensation payer : see subsection 5NB(1).

continuous full-time service : see subsections 5C(1) and 5R(1).

Convener : see subsection 5AB(1).

councillor : see subsection 5AB(1).

current figure : see subsection 5NA(1).

dad and partner pay : see subsection 5H(1).

daily accommodation contribution : see subsection 5L(1).

daily accommodation payment : see subsection 5L(1).

deductible amount in relation to a defined benefit income stream for a year: see subsection 5J(1).

de facto relationship : see section 11A.

defence-caused death : see sections 70 and 71.

defence-caused disease : see sections 70 and 71.

defence-caused injury : see sections 70 and 71.

Defence Force : see subsection 5C(1).

defence force established by a Commonwealth country : see subsection 5C(1).

defence force established by an allied country : see subsections 5C(1) and (3) and 5R(2).

defence service : see subsection 68(1).

deferred annuity : see subsection 5J(1).

deferred payment amount in relation to a sale leaseback agreement: see subsections 5MB(6), (7) and (8).

defined benefit income stream : see subsection 5J(1E).

dependant in relation to a veteran (including a veteran who has died): see section 11.

dependent child : see subsections 5F(1) and (2).

deposit money : see subsection 5H(1).

deprived asset : see subsection 5J(2B).

Deputy President : see section 5A.

disability expenses maintenance : see section 5K.

disease : see subsection 5D(1).

disposes of assets : see subsection 5L(10) and section 52E.

disposes of ordinary income : see section 48.

domestic payment : see subsection 5H(3).

earned, derived or received : see subsection 5H(2).

eligible civilian : see subsection 5C(1).

eligible descendant : see subsection 5P(1).

eligible former partner of a qualifying farmer : see subsection 5P(2).

eligible former partner of a qualifying sugarcane farmer : see subsection 5PAA(2).

eligible interest :

                     (a)  in a sugarcane farm—see subsection 5PAA(5); or

                     (b)  in a relevant sugarcane farm asset—see subsection 5PAA(6).

eligible war service : see section 7.

enemy : see subsection 5C(1).

entry contribution in relation to a special resident: see section 52M.

event that gives rise to a person’s entitlement to compensation : see subsection 5NB(11).

exchange trading system : see subsection 5H(10).

exempt lump sum : see subsection 5H(12).

family law affected income stream : see section 5JC.

family member : see subsection 5L(1).

family tax benefit : see subsection 5F(1).

farm : see subsection 5P(1).

farm enterprise : see subsection 5P(1).

financial asset : see subsection 5J(1).

financial investment : see subsections 5J(1) and (2C).

fishing operations : see subsection 5L(1).

fishing vessel : see subsection 5C(1).

foreign superannuation fund : see subsection 5L(1).

foreign superannuation pension : see subsection 5L(1).

forest operations : see subsection 5L(1).

former refugee : see subsection 5C(1).

friendly society : see subsection 5J(1).

FTB child : see subsection 5F(1).

funeral investment : see subsection 5PC(3).

governing rules in relation to an income stream: see subsection 5J(1).

government-in-exile : see subsection 5C(1).

Government rent : see subsections 5N(1), (4) and (5).

granny flat interest : see subsection 5MA(2).

granny flat resident : see subsection 5MA(3).

hazardous service : see subsection 68(1).

holder in relation to a visa: see subsection 5G(1).

holder of a seniors health card : see subsection 5PB(2).

home equity conversion agreement : see subsections 5H(1) and (7).

illness separated couple : see subsection 5R(5).

in a care situation : see subsection 5NC(2).

incapacity from a defence-caused disease : see subsection 5D(2).

incapacity from a defence-caused injury : see subsection 5D(2).

incapacity from a war-caused disease : see subsection 5D(2).

incapacity from a war-caused injury : see subsection 5D(2).

income : see subsection 5H(1).

income amount : see subsection 5H(1).

income stream : see subsections 5J(1) and (1F).

index number : see subsections 5NA(1), (2) and (3).

ineligible property owner : see subsection 5N(1).

in gaol : see subsection 55(4).

initial payment amount in relation to a sale leaseback agreement: see subsections 5MB(4) and (5).

injury : see subsection 5D(1).

in respite care : see subsection 5NC(8).

instalment of parental leave pay : see subsection 5H(1).

insurer who is, under a contract of insurance, liable to indemnify : see subsection 5NB(12).

investment :

                     (a)  in relation to a superannuation fund, approved deposit fund or deferred annuity—see subsection 5J(6); or

                     (b)  in relation to an ATO small superannuation account—see subsection 5J(6A); or

                     (c)  in relation to an FHSA (within the meaning of the First Home Saver Accounts Act 2008 )—see subsection 5J(6B).

investor in relation to an ATO small superannuation account: see subsection 5J(1).

life expectancy : see subsection 5J(1).

listed security : see subsection 5J(1).

loan : see subsections 5J(2) and (2A).

lump sum preclusion period : see subsections 59Q(3) to (8).

maintenance : see section 5K.

maintenance income : see section 5K.

managed investment : see subsections 5J(1A), (1B) and (1C).

maximum Part A rate of family tax benefit : see subsection 5F(1).

member : see subsection 5AB(1).

member of a couple : see subsections 5E(2), (3), (4) and (4A) and 5R(3).

member of an ordinary couple with different principal homes : see subsection 5M(2).

member of a Peacekeeping Force : see subsection 68(1).

member of a unit of the Defence Force : see subsections 5C(1) and 5R(1).

member of the Defence Force : see subsections 5C(1) and (2).

member of the Forces : see subsection 68(1).

member of the Interim Forces : see subsection 5C(1).

minimum pension supplement amount : see subsection 5GA(3).

non-illness separated spouse : see subsection 5E(1).

non-warlike service : see subsection 5C(1).

operational area : see subsection 5B(1).

operational service : see sections 6 to 6F.

ordinary income : see subsection 5H(1) and section 46.

original family law affected income stream : see section 5JC.

parent : see section 10A.

partner : see subsection 5E(1).

partnered : see paragraph 5E(5)(a).

partnered (partner getting benefit) : see paragraph 5E(5)(e).

partnered (partner getting neither pension nor benefit) : see paragraph 5E(5)(b).

partnered (partner getting pension) : see paragraph 5E(5)(d).

partnered (partner getting pension or benefit) : see paragraph 5E(5)(c).

peacekeeping service : see subsection 68(1).

pension supplement basic amount : see subsection 5GA(4).

pension year : see subsections 5L(9) and (9A).

periodic amount : see subsection 5H(13).

periodic payments period : see subsection 5NB(1).

period of hostilities : see subsection 5B(1).

permanent visa : see subsection 5G(1).

personally providing community-based care : see subsection 5NC(4).

potential compensation payer : see subsection 5NB(1).

President : see section 5A.

primary FLA income stream : see section 5JC.

primary producer : see subsection 5L(1).

primary production : see subsection 5L(1).

principal home : see section 5LA.

prohibited relationship : see subsections 5E(6) and (7).

property owner : see subsection 5L(4).

proprietary company : see subsection 5P(1).

psychiatric confinement : see subsections 55(5) and (6).

public unit trust : see subsection 5J(1).

purchase price in relation to an income stream: see subsection 5J(1).

qualifying farmer : see subsections 5P(3) and (4).

qualifying interest :

                     (a)  in a farm—see subsection 5P(5); or

                     (b)  in a relevant farm asset—see subsection 5P(6).

qualifying service : see section 7A.

qualifying sugarcane farmer : see subsections 5PAA(3) and (4).

RASF closing day : see section 49M.

RASF commencement day : see section 49M.

reasonable security of tenure : see subsection 5LA(10).

receives compensation : see subsection 5NB(10).

receiving community-based care : see subsection 5NC(3).

refugee : see subsection 5C(4).

refundable deposit : see subsection 5L(1).

refundable deposit balance : see subsection 5L(1).

registered medical practitioner : see subsection 5AB(1).

regular care child : see subsection 5F(1).

reinstated pensioner : see section 11AA.

relates to service : see subsections (1B) and (1C).

relevant farm asset : see subsection 5P(1).

relevant number in relation to an income stream: see subsection 5J(1).

relevant State land law : see subsection 5P(1).

relevant sugarcane farm asset : see subsection 5PAA(1).

rent : see section 5N.

residential care charge : see subsection 5N(1).

residual capital value in relation to an income stream: see subsections 5J(1) and (9).

respite care couple : see subsection 5R(6).

retirement savings account : see subsection 5J(1).

retirement village : see subsections 5M(3) and (4).

retirement village resident : see subsection 5M(5).

return :

                     (a)  in relation to an ATO small superannuation account—see subsection 5J(1); or

                     (b)  in relation to an investment in an FHSA (within the meaning of the First Home Saver Accounts Act 2008 )—see subsection 5J(1); or

                     (c)  in relation to any other investment (including an investment in the nature of superannuation)—see subsection 5J(1).

Review Council : see subsection 5AB(1).

sale leaseback agreement : see subsections 5MB(2) and (3).

sale leaseback home : see subsection 5MB(9).

sale leaseback resident : see subsections 5MB(10) and (11).

secondary FLA income stream : see subsection 5J(1).

sound medical-scientific evidence in relation to a particular kind of injury, disease or death: see subsection 5AB(2).

special category visa : see subsection 5G(1).

special mission : see subsection 5C(1).

special purpose visa : see subsection 5G(1).

special residence : see subsection 5MC(2).

special resident : see subsection 5MC(3).

step-child : see subsection 5F(1).

step-parent : see subsection 5F(1).

sugarcane farm : see subsection 5PAA(1).

sugarcane farm enterprise : see subsection 5PAA(1).

superannuation benefit : see subsection 5J(1).

superannuation contributions surcharge : see subsection 5J(1).

superannuation fund : see subsection 5J(1).

tax-exempt pension supplement : see subsections 5GA(5) and (6).

total net value : see section 49R.

transfer :

                     (a)  in relation to an eligible interest in a sugarcane farm—see subsections 5PAA(7), (8), (10), (11) and (12); or

                     (b)  in relation to an eligible interest in a relevant sugarcane farm asset—see subsections 5PAA(9), (11) and (12); or

                     (c)  in relation to a qualifying interest in a farm—see subsections 5P(7), (8), (10) and (11); or

                     (d)  in relation to a qualifying interest in a relevant farm asset—see subsections 5P(9) and (11).

unit of the Defence Force : see subsection 5C(1).

unlisted public security : see subsection 5J(1).

unrealisable asset : see subsections 5L(11) and (12).

value of a charge or encumbrance on an asset : see subsection 5L(3).

value of a liability : see subsection 5L(3A).

value of a particular asset : see subsection 5L(2).

veteran : see subsection 5C(1).

war-caused death : see sections 8 and 9A.

war-caused disease : see sections 9 and 9A.

war-caused injury : see sections 9 and 9A.

warlike service : see subsection 5C(1).

war to which this Act applies : see subsection 5B(1).

war widow : see subsection 5E(1).

war widower : see subsection 5E(1).

wholly dependent partner : see subsection 5E(1).

widow : see subsection 5E(1).

widower : see subsection 5E(1).

World War 1 : see subsections 5B(1) and (3).

World War 2 : see subsections 5B(1) and (3).

Part 2 Technical corrections

Veterans’ Entitlements Act 1986

4  Subsection 5C(1) (at the end of the definition of allied veteran )

Add:

Note:          See also subsection 5R(2).

Note:       This item inserts a note to provide navigational assistance.

5  Subsection 5C(1) (note at the end of the definition of continuous full-time service )

Omit “see”, substitute “See”.

Note:       This item fixes a typographical error.

6  Subsection 5C(1) (notes 1 and 2 at the end of the definition of defence force established by an allied country )

Omit “for”, substitute “For”.

Note:       This item fixes typographical errors.

7  Subsection 5C(1) (note at the end of the definition of member of a unit of the Defence Force )

Omit “see”, substitute “See”.

Note:       This item fixes a typographical error.

8  Subsection 5C(1) (at the end of the definition of member of the Defence Force )

Add:

Note:          See also subsection (2).

Note:       This item inserts a note to provide navigational assistance.

9  Subsection 5C(3) (note)

Omit “for”, substitute “For”.

Note:       This item fixes a typographical error.

10  Subsection 5D(2) (note)

Omit “for”, substitute “For”.

Note:       This item fixes a typographical error.

11  Subsection 5E(2) (note 1)

Omit “for”, substitute “For”.

Note:       This item fixes a typographical error.

12  Subsection 5E(2) (notes 3 and 4)

Omit “subsection”, substitute “Subsection”.

Note:       This item fixes typographical errors.

13  Subsection 5E(4) (note)

Omit “subsection”, substitute “Subsection”.

Note:       This item fixes a typographical error.

14  Subsection 5H(1) (definition of approved exchange trading system )

Omit “subsection 5H(11)”, substitute “subsection (11)”.

Note:       This item omits a redundant reference to the section number of which the definition and subsection both form part.

15  Subsection 5H(1) (definition of exchange trading system )

Omit “subsection 5H(10)”, substitute “subsection (10)”.

Note:       This item omits a redundant reference to the section number of which the definition and subsection both form part.

16  Subsection 5H(1)

Insert:

exempt lump sum has the meaning given by subsection (12).

Note:       This item inserts a signpost definition to provide navigational assistance.

17  Subsection 5H(1) (note at the end of the definition of home equity conversion agreement )

Omit “see”, substitute “See”.

Note:       This item fixes a typographical error.

18  Subsection 5H(1) (note 2 at the end of the definition of income )

Omit “where”, substitute “Where”.

Note:       This item fixes a typographical error.

19  Subsection 5H(1) (note 3 at the end of the definition of income )

Omit “amounts of”, substitute “Amounts of”.

Note:       This item fixes a typographical error.

20  Subsection 5H(1) (note 1 at the end of the definition of ordinary income )

Omit “for”, substitute “For”.

Note:       This item fixes a typographical error.

21  Paragraph 5H(8)(f) (note)

Omit “however”, substitute “However”.

Note:       This item fixes a typographical error.

22  Paragraph 5H(8)(i) (notes 1 and 2)

Omit “for”, substitute “For”.

Note:       This item fixes typographical errors.

23  Paragraph 5H(8)(q) (note)

Omit “these”, substitute “These”.

Note:       This item fixes a typographical error.

24  Subsection 5J(1)

Insert:

deprived asset has the meaning given by subsection (2B).

Note:       This item inserts a signpost definition to provide navigational assistance.

25  Subsection 5J(1) (note at the end of the definition of financial asset )

Omit “subsection 5J(2B)”, substitute “subsection (2B)”.

Note:       This item omits a redundant reference to the section number of which the definition and subsection both form part.

26  Subsection 5J(1)

Insert:

loan has a meaning affected by subsections (2) and (2A).

Note:       This item inserts a signpost definition to provide navigational assistance.

27  Paragraphs 5J(1B)(d), (e), (f) and (g) (notes)

Repeal the notes.

Note:       This item is consequential on item 28.

28  At the end of subsection 5J(1B)

Add:

Note 1:       For paragraph (d), see paragraph (1C)(a) for superannuation investments held before pension age is reached.

Note 2:       For paragraph (e), see paragraph (1C)(b) for investments in approved deposit funds held before pension age is reached.

Note 3:       For paragraph (f), see paragraph (1C)(c) for deferred annuities held before pension age is reached.

Note 4:       For paragraph (g), see paragraph (1C)(ca) for investments in ATO small superannuation accounts held before pension age is reached.

Note:       This item relocates various notes and corrects typographical errors.

29  Subsection 5J(1C) (notes 1 and 2)

Omit “for”, substitute “For”.

Note:       This item fixes typographical errors.

30  Paragraph 5JA(2)(h) (notes 1 to 2)

Repeal the notes.

Note:       This item is consequential on item 31.

31  At the end of subsection 5JA(2)

Add:

Note:          For paragraph (h), hardship amount , life expectancy period and non-commutation funded income stream are defined in subsection (7) and asset-test exempt income stream is defined in section 5J.

Note:       This item relocates various notes and makes the form of the replacement note more consistent with other notes in the section.

32  Paragraph 5JB(1A)(aa) (note)

Repeal the note.

Note:       This item is consequential on item 33.

33  After subsection 5JB(1A) (before the note)

Insert:

Note 1:       For paragraph (aa), reversionary partner is defined in subsection (7).

Note:       This item relocates a note and makes the form of the note more consistent with other notes in the section.

34  Subsection 5JB(1A) (note)

Omit “Note”, substitute “Note 2”.

Note:       This item is consequential on item 33.

35  Paragraph 5JB(2)(h) (notes 1, 1A and 2)

Repeal the notes.

Note:       This item is consequential on item 36.

36  At the end of subsection 5JB(2)

Add:

Note:          For paragraph (h), hardship amount , non-commutation funded income stream and reversionary partner are defined in subsection (7) and asset-test exempt income stream is defined in section 5J.

Note:       This item relocates various notes and makes the form of the replacement note more consistent with other notes in the section.

37  Subsection 5JB(7) (note at the end of paragraph (a) of the definition of reversionary partner )

Repeal the note.

Note:       This item is consequential on item 38.

38  Subsection 5JB(7) (at the end of the definition of reversionary partner )

Add:

Note:          For paragraph (a), member of a couple is defined in section 5E.

Note:       This item relocates a note and makes the form of the note more consistent with other notes in the section.

39  Paragraph 5JBA(1)(a) (note)

Repeal the note.

Note:       This item is consequential on item 40.

40  At the end of subsection 5JBA(1)

Add:

Note:          For paragraph (a), reversionary partner is defined in subsection (14).

Note:       This item relocates a note and makes the form of the note more consistent with other notes in the section.

41  Paragraph 5JBA(2)(f) (notes 1, 2 and 3)

Repeal the notes.

Note:       This item is consequential on item 42.

42  At the end of subsection 5JBA(2)

Add:

Note:          For paragraph (f), hardship amount , non-commutation funded income stream and reversionary partner are defined in subsection (14) and asset-test exempt income stream is defined in section 5J.

Note:       This item relocates various notes and makes the form of the replacement note more consistent with other notes in the section.

43  Subsection 5JBA(14) (note at the end of paragraph (a) of the definition of reversionary partner )

Repeal the note.

Note:       This item is consequential on item 44.

44  Subsection 5JBA(14) (at the end of the definition of reversionary partner )

Add:

Note:          For paragraph (a), member of a couple is defined in section 5E.

Note:       This item relocates a note and makes the form of the note more consistent with other notes in the section.

45  Subsection 5L(1) (definition of pension year )

Omit “subsection (9)”, substitute “subsections (9) and (9A)”.

Note:       This item inserts a cross-reference that was overlooked in a prior amendment of the Veterans’ Entitlements Act 1986 .

46  Subsection 5L(1) (definition of value )

Repeal the definition.

Note:       This item is consequential on item 47.

47  Subsection 5L(1)

Insert:

value of a charge or encumbrance on an asset has the meaning given by subsection (3).

value of a liability has the meaning given by subsection (3A).

value of a particular asset has the meaning given by subsection (2).

Note:       This item replaces a general signpost definition with 3 more specific signpost definitions.

48  Subsection 5L(4) (note)

Omit “see”, substitute “See”.

Note:       This item fixes a typographical error.

49  Subsection 5M(5)

Omit “retirement village resident”, substitute “ retirement village resident ”.

Note:       This item fixes a formatting error.

50  Subsection 5MA(2)

Omit “granny flat interest”, substitute “ granny flat interest ”.

Note:       This item fixes a formatting error.

51  Subsection 5MA(3)

Omit “granny flat resident”, substitute “ granny flat resident ”.

Note:       This item fixes a formatting error.

52  Subsection 5MB(7)

Omit “deferred payment amount” (last occurring), substitute “ deferred payment amount ”.

Note:       This item fixes a formatting error.

53  Subsection 5MB(7) (note)

Omit “sections”, substitute “Sections”.

Note:       This item fixes a typographical error.

54  Subsection 5MB(11) (note)

Omit “subsection (11)”, substitute “Subsection (11)”.

Note:       This item fixes a typographical error.

55  Subsection 5N(2) (note)

Omit “for retirement ”, substitute “For retirement ”.

Note:       This item fixes a typographical error.

56  Subsection 5N(4)

Omit “taken to be Government rent”, substitute “taken to be Government rent ”.

Note:       This item fixes a formatting error.

57  Subsection 5NB(1) (definition of event that gives rise to an entitlement to compensation )

Repeal the definition.

Note:       This item removes an incorrectly labelled signpost definition.

58  Subsection 5NB(1)

Insert:

event that gives rise to a person’s entitlement to compensation has the meaning given by subsection (11).

Note:       This item inserts a correctly labelled signpost definition and is consequential on item 57.

59  Subsection 5Q(2) (note)

Omit “the”, substitute “The”.

Note:       This item fixes a typographical error.

60  Subsections 5R(1) and (3) (notes)

Omit “for”, substitute “For”.

Note:       This item fixes typographical errors.

61  Subsections 5R(11) and (12) (note 2)

Omit “a person”, substitute “A person”.

Note:       This item fixes typographical errors.

62  Subsection 13A(1) (note)

Omit “for” (first occurring), substitute “For”.

Note:       This item fixes a typographical error.

63  Subsection 13A(1A) (note)

Omit “for” (first occurring), substitute “For”.

Note:       This item fixes a typographical error.

64  Subsection 13A(2) (note)

Omit “for”, substitute “For”.

Note:       This item fixes a typographical error.

65  Subsection 14(1) (note 1)

Omit “some”, substitute “Some”.

Note:       This item fixes a typographical error.

66  Subsection 14(1) (note 2)

Omit “if”, substitute “If”.

Note:       This item fixes a typographical error.

67  Subsection 35B(2) (note 1)

Omit “a veteran”, substitute “A veteran”.

Note:       This item fixes a typographical error.

68  Subsection 35B(2) (note 2)

Omit “for”, substitute “For”.

Note:       This item fixes a typographical error.

69  Subsection 35H(7) (note)

Omit “a claimant”, substitute “A claimant”.

Note:       This item fixes a typographical error.

70  Section 35J (note)

Omit “this provision”, substitute “This provision”.

Note:       This item fixes a typographical error.

71  Subsection 36(1) (note 1)

Omit “for”, substitute “For”.

Note:       This item fixes a typographical error.

72  Subsection 36A(2) (note)

Omit “a veteran”, substitute “A veteran”.

Note:       This item fixes a typographical error.

73  Subsection 36H(1) (note)

Omit “for”, substitute “For”.

Note:       This item fixes a typographical error.

74  Subsection 36H(2) (note 1)

Omit “if the”, substitute “If the”.

Note:       This item fixes a typographical error.

75  Subsection 36L(8) (note)

Omit “a claimant”, substitute “A claimant”.

Note:       This item fixes a typographical error.

76  Subsection 37A(2) (note)

Omit “a veteran”, substitute “A veteran”.

Note:       This item fixes a typographical error.

77  Subsection 37H(1) (note)

Omit “for”, substitute “For”.

Note:       This item fixes a typographical error.

78  Subsection 37H(2) (note 1)

Omit “if the”, substitute “If the”.

Note:       This item fixes a typographical error.

79  Subsection 37L(8) (note)

Omit “a claimant”, substitute “A claimant”.

Note:       This item fixes a typographical error.

80  Subsection 38A(2) (note)

Omit “a person”, substitute “A person”.

Note:       This item fixes a typographical error.

81  Subsection 38C(2) (note)

Omit “for”, substitute “For”.

Note:       This item fixes a typographical error.

82  Subsection 38H(1) (note)

Omit “for”, substitute “For”.

Note:       This item fixes a typographical error.

83  Subsection 38H(2) (note 1)

Omit “if the”, substitute “If the”.

Note:       This item fixes a typographical error.

84  Subsection 38L(8) (note)

Omit “a claimant”, substitute “A claimant”.

Note:       This item fixes a typographical error.

85  Section 48B (notes 1, 2 and 3)

Omit “for”, substitute “For”.

Note:       This item fixes typographical errors.

86  Subsection 48C(1) (notes 1 and 2)

Omit “for”, substitute “For”.

Note:       This item fixes typographical errors.

87  Subsection 48C(4) (note)

Omit “for”, substitute “For”.

Note:       This item fixes a typographical error.

88  Section 50 (note)

Omit “payments”, substitute “Payments”.

Note:       This item fixes a typographical error.

89  Paragraph 52(1)(fb) (note)

Omit “a person”, substitute “A person”.

Note:       This item fixes a typographical error.

90  Subsection 52C(1) (note)

Omit “this”, substitute “This”.

Note:       This item fixes a typographical error.

91  Subsection 52CA(1) (note)

Omit “for”, substitute “For”.

Note:       This item fixes a typographical error.

92  Subsection 52M(1C) (note)

Omit “for”, substitute “For”.

Note:       This item fixes a typographical error.

93  Subsection 52S(5) (note)

Omit “the”, substitute “The”.

Note:       This item fixes a typographical error.

94  Subsection 52T(3) (note)

Omit “the”, substitute “The”.

Note:       This item fixes a typographical error.

95  Subsection 52U(2) (note)

Omit “the”, substitute “The”.

Note:       This item fixes a typographical error.

96  Subsection 52Y(1) (note)

Omit “for”, substitute “For”.

Note:       This item fixes a typographical error.

97  Subsection 52Z(3A) (notes)

Repeal the notes, substitute:

Note 1:       Subsection 204(5) of the MRCA reduces a Special Rate Disability Pension by reference to amounts of Commonwealth superannuation that the person has received or is receiving.

Note 2:       The payments and amounts referred to in this subsection would not be considered ordinary income elsewhere in this Act (see subsections 5H(1) and (8)).

Note:       This item renumbers 2 notes and fixes a typographical error in note 2.

98  Subsection 53(1) (note)

Omit “if a”, substitute “If a”.

Note:       This item fixes a typographical error.

99  Subsection 53D(1) (note 2)

Omit “a partner”, substitute “A partner”.

Note:       This item fixes a typographical error.

100  Subsection 53D(1) (note 3)

Omit “some”, substitute “Some”.

Note:       This item fixes a typographical error.

101  Subsection 53D(1) (note 4)

Omit “a veteran who”, substitute “A veteran who”.

Note:       This item fixes a typographical error.

102  Subsection 55A(3) (note)

Omit “this subsection”, substitute “This subsection”.

Note:       This item fixes a typographical error.

103  Subsection 56(2) (note 2)

Repeal the note, substitute:

Note:          If a pension ceases to be payable to a person under this section, the person’s eligibility for benefits under Division 12 also ceases.

Note:       This item renumbers a note and fixes a typographical error.

104  Subsection 56A(2) (note)

Omit “if a”, substitute “If a”.

Note:       This item fixes a typographical error.

105  Subsection 56D(1) (note 1)

Omit “a determination”, substitute “A determination”.

Note:       This item fixes a typographical error.

106  Subsection 56D(1) (note 2)

Omit “for”, substitute “For”.

Note:       This item fixes a typographical error.

107  Subsection 56E(1) (note 1)

Omit “a determination”, substitute “A determination”.

Note:       This item fixes a typographical error.

108  Subsection 56E(1) (note 2)

Omit “for”, substitute “For”.

Note:       This item fixes a typographical error.

109  Subsection 56E(1) (notes 3 and 4)

Omit “when”, substitute “When”.

Note:       This item fixes typographical errors.

110  Subsection 56EA(2) (note 1)

Omit “for”, substitute “For”.

Note:       This item fixes a typographical error.

111  Subsection 56EA(2) (notes 2 and 3)

Omit “when”, substitute “When”.

Note:       This item fixes typographical errors.

112  Section 56F (note)

Omit “for”, substitute “For”.

Note:       This item fixes a typographical error.

113  Subsection 56J(2) (note 1)

Omit “if the”, substitute “If the”.

Note:       This item fixes a typographical error.

114  Section 56K (note 1)

Omit “an example”, substitute “An example”.

Note:       This item fixes a typographical error.

115  Section 56K (note 2)

Omit “if the”, substitute “If the”.

Note:       This item fixes a typographical error.

116  Section 56N (note 1)

Omit “Note 1”, substitute “Note”.

Note:       This item renumbers a note.

117  Subsection 57B(3) (note)

Omit “for”, substitute “For”.

Note:       This item fixes a typographical error.

118  Subsection 57G(3) (note)

Omit “section”, substitute “Section”.

Note:       This item fixes a typographical error.

119  Section 58C (note)

Omit “for”, substitute “For”.

Note:       This item fixes a typographical error.

120  Subsection 59C(2) (note 1)

Omit “for”, substitute “For”.

Note:       This item fixes a typographical error.

121  Subsection 59D(1) (note)

Omit “for”, substitute “For”.

Note:       This item fixes a typographical error.

122  Subsection 59E(1) (notes 1 and 2)

Omit “for”, substitute “For”.

Note:       This item fixes typographical errors.

123  Subsection 122(4) (note)

Omit “for”, substitute “For”.

Note:       This item fixes a typographical error.

124  Subsection 175(2E) (note)

Omit “section”, substitute “Section”.

Note:       This item fixes a typographical error.

125  Subparagraph 198(4)(b)(ii)

Omit “rate; or”, substitute “rate.”.

Note:       This item fixes a grammatical error.

126  Point SCH6-A4 of Schedule 6 (notes)

Repeal the notes, substitute:

Note 1:       For war widow/war widower—pensioner see subsection 5Q(1).

Note 2:       The ceiling rate is adjusted 6 monthly in line with service pensions (see section 59LA).

Note:       This item renumbers 2 notes and corrects a formatting error in note 1.