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Veterans Well-being Act

Version of section 108 from 2019-04-01 to 2024-06-19:

Marginal note:Review

  •  (1) If, before April 1, 2019, the Minister made a determination to deny an application for an earnings loss benefit made by a survivor or an orphan under subsection 22(1) of the former Act but, as a result of a review of the determination under section 83, the Minister makes a final determination, on or after April 1, 2019, to approve the application for the benefit, then,

    • (a) if the final determination is made after March 31, 2020, it is deemed to have been made on that date; and

    • (b) the Minister shall pay to the survivor or orphan, under section 22 of the former Act, the earnings loss benefit that they are entitled to, but only for the period beginning on the day on which the benefit begins to be payable under subsection 22(2) of that Act and ending on March 31, 2019.

  • Marginal note:Deemed application for retirement income security benefit

    (2) If the earnings loss benefit that is paid to a survivor referred to in paragraph (1)(b) ceases to be payable before March 31, 2019, the survivor is deemed to have made an application for a retirement income security benefit under subsection 40.4(1) of the former Act on the day on which the member or veteran, if alive, would have attained the age of 65 years.

  • 2005, c. 21, s. 108
  • 2018, c. 12, s. 157

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