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Veterans Well-being Act

Version of section 50 from 2019-04-01 to 2022-05-02:


Marginal note:Amount of pain and suffering compensation

  •  (1) Subject to section 56.4, the monthly amount of pain and suffering compensation that is payable under section 45, 47 or 48 to a member or a veteran shall be determined by the formula

    A – B

    where

    A
    is the amount set out in column 3 of Schedule 3 that corresponds to the extent of disability, as set out in column 2 of that Schedule, that is the total of the member’s or veteran’s extent of disability for which a disability award has been paid or for which pain and suffering compensation is payable or has been paid as a lump sum; and
    B
    is the amount set out in column 3 of Schedule 3 that corresponds to the extent of disability, as set out in column 2 of that Schedule, that is the total of the member’s or veteran’s extent of disability for which a disability award has been paid or for which pain and suffering compensation has been paid as a lump sum.
  • Marginal note:Fraction

    (2) For the purpose of determining the extent of disability in subsection (1), if a disability award or pain and suffering compensation was paid or may be paid only in respect of a fraction of a disability, then only that fraction of the disability shall be taken into account.

  • 2005, c. 21, s. 50
  • 2011, c. 12, s. 12
  • 2018, c. 12, s. 144
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