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User Rights Amendment Principles 2012 (No. 1)

Authoritative Version
  • - F2012L00605
  • No longer in force
Principles as made
This principle amends the User Rights Principles 1997 to specify the purpose of paragraph 57A-6(1) of the Act, the maximum daily accrual amount of accommodation charge for specified types of post-2008 reform residents. The accommodation charge has been increased in accordance with previously announced Australian Government policy.
Administered by: Health
Registered 20 Mar 2012
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR21-Mar-2012
Tabled Senate22-Mar-2012
Date of repeal 19 Mar 2014
Repealed by Social Services (Spent and Redundant Instruments) Repeal Regulation 2014

User Rights Amendment Principles 2012 (No. 1)¹

 

 

Aged Care Act 1997

I, MARK BUTLER, Minister for Mental Health and Ageing, make these Principles under subsection 96‑1(1) of the Aged Care Act 1997.

 

Dated                                          14th March 2012

 

 

 

 

 

 

MARK BUTLER

Minister for Mental Health and Ageing


  

  

1              Name of Principles

                These Principles are the User Rights Amendment Principles 2012 (No. 1).

2              Commencement

                These Principles commence on 20 March 2012.

3              Amendment of User Rights Principles

                Schedule 1 amends the User Rights Principles 1997.


Schedule 1        Amendments

(section 3)

 

[1]           Section 23.81P (5)

                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;

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

                         (iv)    on or after 20 September 2009 and before 20 March 2010—$16.48 is specified;

                          (v)    on or after 20 March 2010 and before 20 September 2010—$16.73 is specified;

                        (vi)     on or after 20 September 2010 and before 20 March 2011—$16.99 is specified;

                        (vii)    on or after 20 March 2011 and before 20 September 2011—$17.18 is specified;

(viii)   on or after 20 September 2011 and before 20 March 2012—$17.60 is specified; or

(ix)       on or after 20 March 2012 and before 20 September 2012—$17.71 is specified.  

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[2]           Section 23.81P (6)

                substitute

         (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;

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

                        (iv)    on or after 20 September 2009 and before 20 March 2010—$25.05 is specified;

                         (v)    on or after 20 March 2010 and before 20 September 2010—$26.88 is specified;

                        (vi)    on or after 20 September 2010 and before 20 March 2011—$28.72 is specified;

                        (vii)    on or after 20 March 2011 and before 20 September 2011—$30.55 is specified;

(viii)     on or after 20 September 2011 and before 20 March 2012—$32.38 is specified; or

(ix)         on or after 20 March 2012 and before 20 September 2012—$32.58 is specified.

 

 

[3]           Section 23.81P (7)

                substitute

         (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:

                          (i)     after 19 March 2008 and before 20 September 2010 — $26.88 is specified;

                           (ii)     on or after 20 September 2010 and before 20 March 2011 —$28.72 is specified;

                        (iii)     on or after 20 March 2011 and before 20 September 2011 — $30.55 is specified;

(x)           on or after 20 September 2011 and before 20 March 2012 — $32.38 is specified: or

(xi)           on or after 20 March 2012 and before 20 September 2012 - $32.58 is specified.

 

 

[4]           Section 23.81P (8)

                substitute

         (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;

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

                        (iv)    on or after 20 September 2009 and before 20 March 2010—$25.49 is specified;

                         (v)    on or after 20 March 2010 and before 20 September 2010—$25.87 is specified;

                        (vi)    on or after 20 September 2010 and before 20 March 2011—$26.27 is specified;

                        (vii)    on or after 20 March 2011 and before 20 September 2011—$26.56 is specified;

(xii)       on or after 20 September 2011 and before 20 March 2012—$27.22 is specified; or

(xiii)     on or after 20 March 2012 and before 20 September 2012—$27.39 is specified.

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