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Veterans Well-being Act

Version of section 116 from 2019-04-01 to 2024-04-01:

Marginal note:Pending applications — subsection 40.1(1) of former Act

  •  (1) If, before April 1, 2019, a veteran made an application for a retirement income security benefit under subsection 40.1(1) of the former Act but the Minister did not make a determination in respect of the application before that date, then the Minister shall make the determination in respect of the application under that subsection. If the determination is made after March 31, 2020, it is deemed to have been made on that date.

  • Marginal note:Approved applications — payment of benefit

    (2) If the Minister approves the application, the Minister shall pay to the veteran under section 40.1 of the former Act the retirement income security benefit that they are entitled to, but only for the period beginning on the day on which the benefit begins to be payable under subsection 40.1(2) of that Act and ending on March 31, 2019.

  • 2005, c. 21, s. 116
  • 2018, c. 12, s. 157

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