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This determination revokes and replaces the Social Security (Administration) (Relocation Assistance) (DEEWR) Specification 2010 to add payments made under Move 2 Work as payments that can be considered 'relocation assistance' for the purposes of paragraph 42S(3)(b) of the Social Security (Administration) Act 1999 which imposes a 12-week unemployment non-payment period (UNPP) on certain job seekers who become unemployed due to a voluntary act or misconduct within six months of having been paid relocation assistance to take up that job.
Administered by: Social Services
Made 22 Jun 2013
Registered 26 Jun 2013
Tabled HR 27 Jun 2013
Tabled Senate 27 Jun 2013
Date of repeal 01 Jul 2014
Repealed by Social Security (Administration) (Relocation Assistance) Specification 2014

Social Security (Administration) (Relocation Assistance) (DEEWR) Specification 2013 (No. 1)

Social Security (Administration) Act 1999

I, LISA MARIAN PAUL, Secretary of the Department of Education, Employment and Workplace Relations, make this specification under paragraph 42S (3B) (b) of the Social Security (Administration) Act 1999.

Dated                                                         22 June 2013

LISA MARIAN PAUL AO PSM

Secretary

 

1              Name of Specification

                     This specification is the Social Security (Administration) (Relocation Assistance) (DEEWR) Specification 2013 (No. 1).

2              Commencement

                     This specification commences on 1 July 2013.

3              Revocation

                     The Social Security (Administration) (Relocation Assistance) (DEEWR) Specification 2010 is revoked.

4              Relocation assistance

            (1)    For paragraph 42S (3B) (b) of the Social Security (Administration) Act 1999, a payment made to a person under:

                                (a) the Connecting People with Jobs trial; or

                                (b) Move 2 Work,

                     both administered by the Department, are specified.

            (2)    However, if a person is paid 2 or more payments under any of the programs listed in subsection (1) in relation to particular employment, only the first such payment is specified.