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This determination revokes the Aged Care (Residential Care Subsidy - Amount of Concessional Resident Supplement) Determination 2012 (No. 2) and sets the concessional resident supplement for concessional and assisted residents with effect from 20 March 2013.
Administered by: Human Services
Registered 14 Mar 2013
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled Senate18-Mar-2013
Tabled HR18-Mar-2013
Date of repeal 20 Sep 2013
Repealed by Aged Care (Residential Care Subsidy—Amount of Concessional Resident Supplement) Determination 2013 (No. 2)

Aged Care (Residential Care Subsidy Amount of Concessional Resident Supplement) Determination 2013 (No. 1)¹

 

 

Aged Care Act 1997

 

I, MARK BUTLER, Minister for Mental Health and Ageing, make this Determination under subsection 44-6(4) of the Aged Care Act 1997.

 

Dated 12th March 2013

 

 

 

 

 

 

MARK BUTLER

Minister for Mental Health and Ageing

1              Name of Determination

This Determination is the Aged Care (Residential Care Subsidy — Amount of Concessional Resident Supplement) Determination 2013 (No. 1).

2              Commencement

                This Determination commences on 20 March 2013.

3              Revocation

The Aged Care (Residential Care Subsidy – Amount of Concessional Resident Supplement) Determination 2012 (No.2) made by the Minister on

11 September 2012, also known as F2012L01886, is revoked.

 


4            Definitions

In this Determination:

 

Act means the Aged Care Act 1997.

 

new resident has the meaning given by section 21.11B of the Residential Care Subsidy Principles 1997.

 

relevant residential care service, for a care recipient who is a concessional resident, means the residential care service that provides residential care (other than respite care) to the care recipient on a day.

5              Amount of concessional resident supplement

For subsection 44-6(4) of the Act, the amount of concessional resident supplement for a day is:

 

(a)     for a care recipient who is a concessional resident:

 

(i)            if, on the day, more than 40% of the new residents to whom the relevant residential care service provides residential care (other than respite care) are supported residents, concessional residents or assisted residents — $20.35; and

 

(ii)          in any other case — $13.31; and

 

(b)          for a care recipient who is an assisted resident — $8.38.

 

 

 

 

 

Note

1.       All legislative instruments and compilations are registered on the Federal Register of Legislative Instruments kept under the Legislative Instruments Act 2003. See http://www.comlaw.gov.au.