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Specifications as made
This instrument specifies five local government areas located in New South Wales, Queensland, South Australia and Victoria, as well as the entire Northern Territory in order to continue the vulnerable welfare payment recipient measure in those areas.
Administered by: Social Services
Made 25 Jul 2012
Registered 26 Jul 2012
Tabled HR 14 Aug 2012
Tabled Senate 14 Aug 2012
This Legislative Instrument has been subject to a Motion to Disallow:
Motion Date:
23-Aug-2012
Expiry Date:
01-Nov-2012
House:
Senate
Details:
Full
Resolution:
Negatived
Resolution Date:
29-Oct-2012
Resolution Time:
18:30
Provisions:
whole

Social Security (Administration) (Vulnerable income management areas) Specification 2012

 

Social Security (Administration) Act 1999

I, JENNY MACKLIN, Minister for Families, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs and Minister for Disability Reform, acting under subsections 123UCA(3) and 123UGB(2) of the Social Security (Administration) Act 1999 and on behalf of the Minister for Employment and Workplace Relations and the Minister for Tertiary Education, Skills, Science and Research, make this Specification.

Dated             25th July                                                              2012

J Macklin

Minister for Families, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs and Minister for Disability Reform

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1              Name of Specification

                This Specification is the Social Security (Administration) (Vulnerable income management areas) Specification 2012.

2              Commencement

                This Specification commences on 27 July 2012.

3              Class of exempt welfare payment recipients - revocation

The Social Security (Administration) (Classes of Exempt Welfare Payment Recipients) Specification 2012 is revoked.

4              Definition

                In this Specification:

                Act means the Social Security (Administration) Act 1999.

5              Specified vulnerable income management areas - New South Wales

(1)        Each area in Schedule 1 to this Specification is specified for the purposes of paragraph 123UCA(1)(b) of the Act.

(2)        In Schedule 1, an area has the same meaning as in the Local Government Act 1993 (NSW).

6              Specified vulnerable income management areas - Queensland

(1)        Each local government area in Schedule 2 to this Specification is specified for the purposes of paragraph 123UCA(1)(b) of the Act.

(2)        In Schedule 2, a local government area has the same meaning as in the Local Government Act 2009 (QLD).

7              Specified vulnerable income management areas – South Australia

(1)        Each area of a council in Schedule 3 to this Specification is specified for the purposes of paragraph 123UCA(1)(b) of the Act.

(2)        In Schedule 3, an area of a council has the same meaning as in the Local Government Act 1999 (SA).

8              Specified vulnerable income management areas - Victoria

(1)        Each municipal district in Schedule 4 to this Specification is specified for the purposes of paragraph 123UCA(1)(b) of the Act.

(2)        In Schedule 4, a municipal district has the same meaning as in the Local Government Act 1989 (VIC).

 

9              Specified vulnerable income management area – Northern Territory

The Northern Territory is specified for the purposes of paragraph 123UCA(1)(b) of the Act.

 


 

Schedule 1        Specified area New South Wales
(subsection 5(1))

1.           Bankstown

 

 

 

Schedule 2        Specified areas ― Queensland
(subsection 6(1))

1.           Logan

2.           Rockhampton

 

 

Schedule 3        Specified area ― South Australia
(subsection 7(1))

1.           Playford

 

 

Schedule 4        Specified area ― Victoria
(subsection 8(1))

1.           Greater Shepparton