40—Supplementary income support for incapacity resulting from surgery
(1) Subject to this
section, an injured worker who has an incapacity for work as a result of
surgery approved by the Corporation under section 33(21)(b) is entitled
to weekly payments ("supplementary income support payments ) as provided by
this section if the incapacity occurs after the end of the second designated
period that applies under section 39(1)(b).
income support payments are not payable under this section in respect of any
period of incapacity that occurs more than 13 weeks after the surgery
income support payments under this section are payable at the rate provided by
and in accordance with section 39(1)(b) as if the period of incapacity in
respect of which the payments are made occurred during the second designated
period subject to any adjustments made under the regulations to take into
changes in the CPI; and
other matter prescribed by the regulations.