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Veterans Well-being Act (S.C. 2005, c. 21)

Act current to 2020-06-17 and last amended on 2019-07-05. Previous Versions

AMENDMENTS NOT IN FORCE

  • — 2018, c. 12, s. 128

    • 128 Section 9 of the Act is repealed.

  • — 2018, c. 12, s. 129

      • 129 (1) [In force]

      • (2) Subsection 10(1) of the Act is replaced by the following:

        • Assessment of needs
          • 10 (1) The Minister shall, on approving an application made under section 8, assess the veteran’s medical rehabilitation, psycho-social rehabilitation and vocational rehabilitation needs.

      • (3) [In force]

      • (4) Subsection 10(3) of the Act is replaced by the following:

        • Limitation

          (3) The only physical or mental health problem that may be addressed in the rehabilitation plan is a physical or a mental health problem resulting primarily from service in the Canadian Forces that is creating a barrier to re-establishment in civilian life.

      • (5) [In force]

  • — 2018, c. 12, s. 167

    • Veterans — determination on or after April 1, 2019 but before April 1, 2024

      167 If, on or after April 1, 2019 but before April 1, 2024, the Minister made a determination in respect of an application for services related to medical rehabilitation or psycho-social rehabilitation made by a veteran under section 9 of the new Act, then section 10 of the new Act applies to the veteran in respect of the application.

  • — 2018, c. 12, s. 168

    • Veterans — applications pending April 1, 2024

      168 If, on or after April 1, 2019 but before April 1, 2024, a veteran made an application for services related to medical rehabilitation or psycho-social rehabilitation under section 9 of the new Act but the Minister did not make a determination in respect of the application before April 1, 2024, then the Minister must make the determination in respect of the application under that section. Section 10 of the new Act applies to the veteran in respect of the application.

  • — 2018, c. 12, s. 169

    • Members — determination made on or after April 1, 2019 but before April 1, 2024

      169 If, on or after April 1, 2019 but before April 1, 2024, the Minister made a determination in respect of an application for services related to medical rehabilitation or psycho-social rehabilitation made by a member under section 9 of the new Act and the member was not released from the Canadian Forces before March 31, 2024, then the determination is deemed not to have been made.

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