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Veterans Health Care Regulations

Version of section 30 from 2019-04-01 to 2022-03-27:

 When the following clients are critically ill and the client’s attending physician is of the opinion that a visit by their spouse or common-law partner, another family member or another person designated by the client would be beneficial to the health of the client, the spouse or common-law partner, other family member or other person is eligible to receive, in accordance with section 7, the costs of transportation in Canada incurred to visit the client:

  • (a) a client who is in receipt of intermediate care or chronic care under Part II or III; and

  • (b) if in receipt of acute care in a hospital, a veteran pensioner, a civilian pensioner, a Newfoundland Special Award pensioner, a Red Cross pensioner, a flying accident pensioner, a dual service veteran, an income-qualified veteran, an income-qualified civilian, a Canada service veteran, a special duty service pensioner, a military service pensioner and a former member or reserve force member who is entitled to a disability award or entitled to pain and suffering compensation.

  • SOR/95-440, s. 9
  • SOR/2001-326, s. 10
  • SOR/2003-362, s. 13
  • SOR/2006-50, s. 81
  • SOR/2012-289, s. 10
  • SOR/2018-177, s. 22

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