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This Specification amends the Social Security (Satisfaction of the Activity Test – Classes of Persons) (FaHCSIA) Specification 2009 (No. 1) to include principal carers of one or more children as a class of persons who are taken to be satisfying the activity test for special benefit by complying with the terms of their employment pathway plan.
Administered by: Families, Housing, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs
Registered 01 Jun 2010
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR15-Jun-2010
Tabled Senate15-Jun-2010
Date of repeal 19 Mar 2014
Repealed by Employment (Spent and Redundant Instruments) Repeal Regulation 2014

I, JEFF HARMER, Secretary of the Department of Families, Housing, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs, make this instrument under subsection 731A(11A) of the Social Security Act 1991.

Dated   13th May                          2010           

JEFF HARMER

Secretary of the Department of Families, Housing, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs


1              Name

                This instrument is the Social Security (Satisfaction of the Activity Test – Classes of Persons) (FaHCSIA) Amendment Specification 2010 (No. 1).

2              Commencement

                This instrument commences on 1 July 2010.

3              Amendment of Social Security (Satisfaction of the Activity Test – Classes of Persons) (FaHCSIA) Specification 2009 (No. 1)

                Schedule 1 amends the Social Security (Satisfaction of the Activity Test – Classes of Persons) (FaHCSIA) Specification 2009 (No. 1).



Schedule 1        Amendment

(section 3)

[1]           Paragraph 4(b) 

Omit

                        (b)        persons who have a low capacity to work.

Insert

                        (b)        persons who have a low capacity to work;

                        (c)        persons who are the principal carers of one or more children.