Veterans Well-being Regulations

Version of section 40 from 2015-04-01 to 2019-03-31:


 For the purpose of section 38 of the Act, a permanent and severe impairment is

  • (a) an amputation at or above the elbow or the knee;

  • (b) the amputation of more than one upper or lower limb at any level;

  • (c) a total and permanent loss of the use of a limb;

  • (d) a total and permanent loss of vision, hearing or speech;

  • (e) a severe and permanent psychiatric condition;

  • (f) a severe and permanent limitation in mobility or self-care; or

  • (g) a permanent requirement for supervision.

  • SOR/2009-225, s. 10(F)
  • SOR/2015-69, s. 6
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