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NATIONAL DISABILITY INSURANCE SCHEME ACT 2013 - SECT 109

CEO may send preliminary notice to potential compensation payer or insurer

             (1)  If:

                     (a)  a participant or prospective participant makes a claim against another person (the potential compensation payer ) for compensation; and

                     (b)  the claim relates to the participant's or prospective participant's impairment;

the CEO may give written notice to the potential compensation payer, stating that the CEO may wish to recover an amount from the potential compensation payer.

             (2)  If:

                     (a)  a participant or prospective participant makes a claim against another person (the potential compensation payer ) for compensation; and

                     (b)  the claim relates to the participant's or prospective participant's impairment; and

                     (c)  an insurer may be liable, under a contract of insurance, to indemnify the potential compensation payer against any liability arising from the claim for compensation;

the CEO may give written notice to the insurer, stating that the CEO may wish to recover an amount from the insurer.

             (3)  A notice under subsection (1) or (2) must contain:

                     (a)  a statement of the potential compensation payer's or insurer's obligation under subsection 110(1) or (2), as the case requires; and

                     (b)  a statement of the effect of section 111 (recovery) so far as it relates to the notice.



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