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Veterans Review and Appeal Board Act

Version of section 37 from 2006-04-01 to 2018-03-31:

Marginal note:Questions of interpretation

  •  (1) The Minister, the Chief Pensions Advocate, any veterans’ organization incorporated by or under an Act of Parliament or any interested person may refer to the Board for a hearing and decision on any question of interpretation relating to this Act, to the Pension Act, to Part 3 of the Canadian Forces Members and Veterans Re-establishment and Compensation Act, to any other Act of Parliament pursuant to which an appeal may be taken to the Board or to any regulations made under any such Act.

  • Marginal note:Notice

    (2) Before making a decision on a question referred to it, the Board shall notify the prescribed persons or organizations and give them an opportunity to present argument on the question.

  • Marginal note:Refusal to hear trivial questions

    (3) The Board may refuse to hear and decide any question referred to it under this section that it considers to be trivial, frivolous or vexatious.

  • 1995, c. 18, s. 37
  • 2005, c. 21, s. 114

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