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User Rights Amendment Principles 2009 (No. 1)

Authoritative Version
  • - F2009L01152
  • No longer in force
Principles as made
This instrument amends the User Rights Principles 1997 to spcecify caps on accomodation charges for certain care recipients.
Administered by: Health
Registered 19 Mar 2009
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR12-May-2009
Tabled Senate12-May-2009
Date of repeal 19 Mar 2014
Repealed by Social Services (Spent and Redundant Instruments) Repeal Regulation 2014

I, JUSTINE ELLIOT, Minister for Ageing, make these Principles under subsection 96‑1 (1) of the Aged Care Act 1997.

Dated   17 March 2009

JUSTINE ELLIOT


  

  

1              Name of Principles

                These Principles are the User Rights Amendment Principles                                               2009 (No. 1).

2              Commencement

                These Principles commence on 20 March 2009.

3              Amendment of User Rights Principles

                Schedule 1 amends the User Rights Principles 1997.


Schedule 1        Amendments

(section 3)

[1]           Subsections 23.81P (5) to (8)

substitute

         (5)   For paragraph 57A‑6 (1) (c) of the Act, for a post‑2008 reform resident who:

                (a)    first entered a residential care service for the provision of residential care (other than respite care) before 1 July 2004; and

               (b)    re‑enters care:

(i)       after 19 March 2008 and before 20 September 2008 — $15.76 is specified;

(ii)      on or after 20 September 2008 and before 20 March 2009 — $16.20 is specified; or

(iii)      on or after 20 March 2009 and before 20 September 2009 — $16.35 is specified.

         (6)   For paragraph 57A‑6 (1) (c) of the Act, for a post‑2008 reform resident who:

                (a)    first entered a residential care service for the provision of residential care (other than respite care) after 30 June 2004; and

               (b)    receives an income support payment; and

                (c)    enters care:

(i)       after 19 March 2008 and before 20 September 2008 — $19.56 is specified;

(ii)      on or after 20 September 2008 and before 20 March 2009 — $21.39 is specified; or

(iii)      on or after 20 March 2009 and before 20 September 2009 — $23.22 is specified.

         (7)   For paragraph 57A‑6 (1) (c) of the Act, for a post‑2008 reform resident who:

                (a)    first entered a residential care service for the provision of residential care (other than respite care) after 30 June 2004; and

               (b)    does not receive an income support payment; and

                (c)    is receiving care through  a service that meets the building requirements mentioned in section 21.11B of the Residential Care Subsidy Principles 1997; and

               (d)    enters care after 19 March 2008 and before 20 September 2009 — $26.88 is specified.

         (8)   For paragraph 57A‑6 (1) (c) of the Act, for a post‑2008 reform resident who:

                (a)    first entered a residential care service for the provision of residential care (other than respite care) after 30 June 2004; and

               (b)    does not receive an income support payment; and

                (c)    is receiving care through a service that does not meet the building requirements mentioned in section 21.11B of the Residential Care Subsidy Principles 1997; and

               (d)    enters care:

(i)       after 19 March 2008 and before 20 September 2008 — $24.37 is specified;

(ii)      on or after 20 September 2008 and before 20 March 2009 — $25.06 is specified or

(iii)               on or after 20 March 2009 and before 20 September 2009 — $25.28 is specified.

 

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