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SLI 2006 No. 210 Regulations as made
These Regulations amend the Veterans' Entitlements (DFISA-like Payment) Regulations 2005. These Regulations enable payments to be made to farmers and small business owners who are otherwise eligible for an ex gratia payment under the Australian Government Cyclone Larry Income Support Programme (cyclone payment) or the Australian Government Cyclone Larry and Cyclone Monica Income Support Programme (cyclone payment) but who had their cyclone payment reduced or extinguished because the person received adjusted disability pension and under the means test for the cyclone payment adjusted disability pension was taken into account.
Administered by: Veterans' Affairs
Registered 16 Aug 2006
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR04-Sep-2006
Tabled Senate04-Sep-2006
Date of repeal 19 Mar 2014
Repealed by Veterans' Affairs (Spent and Redundant Instruments) Repeal Regulation 2014

Veterans’ Entitlements (DFISA-like Payment) Amendment Regulations 2006 (No. 1)1

Select Legislative Instrument 2006 No. 210

I, PHILIP MICHAEL JEFFERY, Governor-General of the Commonwealth of Australia, acting with the advice of the Federal Executive Council, make the following Regulations under the Veterans’ Entitlements Act 1986.

Dated 10 August 2006

P. M. JEFFERY

Governor-General

By His Excellency’s Command

BRUCE BILLSON


1              Name of Regulations

                These Regulations are the Veterans’ Entitlements (DFISA-like Payment) Amendment Regulations 2006 (No. 1).

2              Commencement

                These Regulations are taken to have commenced as follows:

                (a)    on 22 March 2006 — regulations 1 to 3 and Schedule 1;

               (b)    on 29 May 2006 — regulation 4 and Schedule 2.

3              Amendment of Veterans’ Entitlements (DFISA-like Payment) Regulations 2005

                Schedule 1 amends the Veterans’ Entitlements (DFISA-like Payment) Regulations 2005.

4              Further amendment of Veterans’ Entitlements (DFISA-like Payment) Regulations 2005

Schedule 2 further amends the Veterans’ Entitlements (DFISA-like Payment) Regulations 2005.


Schedule 1        Amendments taken to have commenced on 22 March 2006

(regulation 3)

  

[1]           Regulation 4, after definition of Australian Government Citrus Canker Assistance Package – Income Support Payment

insert

Australian Government Farmers and Small Business Owners (Cyclone Larry) Assistance Package – Income Support Payment means payment, so styled, made under the Australian Government Farmers and Small Business Owners Affected by Cyclone Larry (Queensland) Assistance Package Guidelines, as in force on 22 March 2006, administered by the Department of Families, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs.

[2]           Regulation 4, definition of primary payment, after paragraph (ab)

insert

              (ac)    Australian Government Farmers and Small Business Owners (Cyclone Larry) Assistance Package – Income Support Payment;

[3]           After subparagraph 6 (b) (ia)

insert

                        (ib)    Australian Government Farmers and Small Business Owners (Cyclone Larry) Assistance Package – Income Support Payment; or

[4]           Schedule 1, Part 2, note, after paragraph (aa)

insert

(ab) Australian Government Farmers and Small Business Owners (Cyclone Larry) Assistance Package – Income Support Payment; or

[5]           Schedule 1, Part 2, clause 1, definition of daily provisional payment rate, paragraph (b)

substitute

               (b)    for primary payment that is:

                          (i)    Australian Government Citrus Canker Assistance Package – Income Support Payment; or

                         (ii)    Australian Government Farmers and Small Business Owners (Cyclone Larry) Assistance Package – Income Support Payment;

                        the provisional fortnightly payment rate mentioned in Benefit Rate Calculator B used under the Social Security Act 1991 to work out the primary payment, converted to a daily rate by dividing the rate by 14.


 

Schedule 2        Amendments taken to have commenced on 29 May 2006

(regulation 4)

[1]           Regulation 4, after definition of Australian Government Farmers and Small Business Owners (Cyclone Larry) Assistance Package – Income Support Payment

insert

Australian Government Farmers and Small Business Owners (Cyclone Monica and Cyclone Larry) Assistance Package – Income Support Payment means payment, so styled, made under the Australian Government Farmers and Small Business Owners Affected by the Cumulative Effects of Cyclone Monica and Cyclone Larry in Cape York (Queensland) Assistance Package Guidelines, as in force on 29 May 2006, administered by the Department of Families, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs.

[2]           Regulation 4, definition of primary payment

substitute

primary payment means any of the following:

                (a)    ABSTUDY Living Allowance;

               (b)    Australian Government Citrus Canker Assistance Package – Income Support Payment;

                (c)    Australian Government Farmers and Small Business Owners (Cyclone Larry) Assistance Package – Income Support Payment;

               (d)    Australian Government Farmers and Small Business Owners (Cyclone Monica and Cyclone Larry) Assistance Package – Income Support Payment;

                (e)    Exceptional Circumstances Relief Payment;

                (f)    Farm Help Income Support;

                (g)    Interim Income Support.

[3]           Paragraph 6 (b)

substitute

               (b)    if the primary payment applying to the person on that day is:

                          (i)    Australian Government Citrus Canker Assistance Package – Income Support Payment; or

                         (ii)    Australian Government Farmers and Small Business Owners (Cyclone Larry) Assistance Package – Income Support Payment; or

                         (iii)    Australian Government Farmers and Small Business Owners (Cyclone Monica and Cyclone Larry) Assistance Package – Income Support Payment; or

                        (iv)    Exceptional Circumstances Relief Payment; or

                         (v)    Farm Help Income Support; or

                        (vi)    Interim Income Support;

                        using Method Statement 2 set out in Part 2 of Schedule 1.

[4]           Schedule 1, Part 2, note

substitute

Note   This Part applies if the primary payment is:

(a)   Australian Government Citrus Canker Assistance Package – Income Support Payment; or

(b)   Australian Government Farmers and Small Business Owners (Cyclone Larry) Assistance Package – Income Support Payment; or

(c)   Australian Government Farmers and Small Business Owners (Cyclone Monica and Cyclone Larry) Assistance Package – Income Support Payment; or

(d)   Exceptional Circumstances Relief Payment; or

(e)   Farm Help Income Support; or

(f)    Interim Income Support.

[5]           Schedule 1, Part 2, clause 1, definition of daily provisional payment rate, subparagraph (b) (ii)

omit

Payment;

insert

Payment; or

[6]           Schedule 1, Part 2, clause 1, definition of daily provisional payment rate, after subparagraph (b) (ii)

insert

                         (iii)    Australian Government Farmers and Small Business Owners (Cyclone Monica and Cyclone Larry) Assistance Package – Income Support Payment;


Note

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