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Determinations/Superannuation as made
In this instrument, the Attorney-General provides for the matters about which the trustee of the Public Service Superannuation Scheme is required to provide information under the family law and superannuation reforms.
Administered by: Attorney-General's
Exempt from sunsetting by the Legislative Instruments Act 2003 s 54(2) item 42
Registered 25 May 2005
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR31-May-2005
Tabled Senate14-Jun-2005
Date of repeal 09 Apr 2013
Repealed by Attorney-General's (Spent and Redundant Instruments) Repeal Regulation 2013

I, PHILIP MAXWELL RUDDOCK, Attorney-General, make this Determination under subregulations 64 (7) and (7B) of the Family Law (Superannuation) Regulations 2001.

Dated 18 May 2005

PHILIP RUDDOCK

 


1              Name of Determination

                This Determination is the Family Law (Superannuation) (Provision of Information — Public Sector Superannuation Scheme) Amendment Determination  2005 (No. 1).

2              Commencement

                This Determination commences on the day after it is registered.

3              Amendment of Family Law (Superannuation) (Provision of Information — Public Sector Superannuation Scheme) Determination 2004

                Schedule 1 amends the Family Law (Superannuation) (Provision of Information — Public Sector Superannuation Scheme) Determination 2004.


Schedule 1        Amendments

(section 3)

  

[1]           Section 3

omit

In this Determination:

insert

         (1)   In this Determination:

[2]           Section 3, before definition of Methods and Factors Approval

insert

growth phase table means the table in clause 2 of Part 2 of Schedule 1 to the Methods and Factors Approval.

[3]           Section 3, after definition of Methods and Factors Approval

insert

payment phase table means the table in clause 3 of Part 2 of Schedule 1 to the Methods and Factors Approval.

[4]           Section 3, definition of PSS Scheme table

omit

[5]           Section 3

insert

         (2)   An expression used in this Determination and in rule 1.2.1 of the Rules has the same meaning in this Determination as it has in that rule.

         (3)   For this Determination, a reference to ‘the relevant date’ in the definition of a factor in the Methods and Factors Approval mentioned in column 4 of an item of the table in section 5 or 6 is to be read as if it were a reference to ‘the appropriate date’.

[6]           Section 5, heading

substitute

5              Provision of information by trustee — growth phase interests

[7]           Section 5, table, item 1, column 4

omit

The first day of membership, within the meaning of rule 1.2.1 of the Rules, of the person who has the interest

insert

The first day of membership of the person who has the interest

[8]           Section 5, table, item 2, column 3

omit

paragraphs 64 (4) (a) to (i)

insert

paragraphs 64 (4A) (a) to (c)

[9]           Section 5, table, item 2, column 4

omit

preserved benefit (within the meaning of rule 1.2.1 of the Rules),

insert

preserved benefit,

[10]         Section 5, table, item 3, column 3

omit

paragraphs 64 (4) (a) to (i)

insert

paragraphs 64 (4A) (a) to (c)

[11]         Section 5, table, item 3, column 4

omit

preserved benefit (within the meaning of rule 1.2.1 of the Rules),

insert

preserved benefit,

[12]         Section 5, table, after item 3

insert

 

4

An interest mentioned in item 4 of the growth phase table

The information mentioned in paragraphs 64 (4) (a) to (j) of the Regulations

The information mentioned in the definitions of the following factors in item 4 of the growth phase table:

   (a)  FLS;

   (b)  UFLS

[13]         After section 5

insert

6              Provision of information by trustee — payment phase interests

                In relation to a superannuation interest mentioned in an item in the following table:

                (a)    for paragraph 64 (7B) (a) of the Regulations, the trustee of the PSS Scheme is not required to provide the information about the interest mentioned in column 3 of the item; and

               (b)    for paragraph 64 (7B) (b) of the Regulations, the trustee of the PSS Scheme must provide the information about the interest mentioned in column 4 of the item.

 

Item

Superannuation interest

Information not required to be provided

Information that must be provided

1

An interest mentioned in item 1 of the payment phase table

The information mentioned in paragraph 64 (3) (b) of the Regulations

The information mentioned in the definition of P in item 1 of the payment phase table

The following information in relation to the person who has the interest:

   (a)  the person’s date of birth;

   (b)  the type of pension payable to the person;

   (c)  if the pension is not an associate standard pension, an associate preserved pension or a pension that became payable on the person’s invalidity retirement before age 60 — whether or not the person has chosen a Reduced Pension under rule 9.2.1 of the Rules;

   (d)  if the pension is an associate standard pension — whether the pension is a normal associate standard pension or an invalidity associate standard pension;

 

 

 

   (e)  if the pension is an associate preserved pension — whether the pension is a normal associate preserved pension or an invalidity associate preserved pension;

   (f)  the annual amount, if any, of the person’s pension that is payable, in accordance with the Rules, in respect of 1 or more eligible children or partially dependent children

[14]         Further amendments — growth phase table

                The table in section 5 is amended by omitting each mention of ‘PSS Scheme table’ and inserting ‘growth phase table’.