Social Welfare and Pensions Act 2007

10.

Cost of medical care — amendments.

10.— The Principal Act is amended—

( a) in section 39(1), by substituting the following for paragraph ( f):

“( f) occupational injuries benefit comprising injury benefit, disablement benefit and death benefit,”,

( b) in section 86—

(i) by deleting subsection (5), and

(ii) in subsection (6), by substituting “Where a person makes a claim for the cost of medical care under this section” for “Where notice is given under subsection (5)”,

( c) in section 240, in the definition of “benefit”, by inserting the following after paragraph ( a):

“( aa) the cost of medical care under section 86,”,

and

( d) in section 241(2), by inserting the following after paragraph ( a):

“( aa) in the case of medical care, in respect of any period more than 12 months before the date on which the claim is made,”.