Veterans Well-being Act
Marginal note:Eligibility — non-service-related death before age 65
24 (1) The Minister may, on application, pay, in accordance with section 25, an income replacement benefit to a veteran’s survivor or orphan if the veteran
(a) dies before the day on which they attain the age of 65 years as the result of an injury or a disease other than
(i) a service-related injury or disease, or
(ii) a non-service-related injury or disease that was aggravated by service; and
(b) was entitled to the income replacement benefit at the time of their death.
Marginal note:Lump sum
(2) The benefit is to be paid as a lump sum.
- 2005, c. 21, s. 24
- 2018, c. 12, s. 135
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