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Determinations/Social Security as made
This instrument determines a prescribed payment for the Disaster Recovery Allowance.
Administered by: Home Affairs
Made 06 May 2015
Registered 13 May 2015
Tabled HR 25 May 2015
Tabled Senate 15 Jun 2015

I, Michael Keenan, Minister for Justice, make this Determination under subsection 1061KA(5) of the Social Security Act 1991.

Dated  6 May 2015

 

Michael Keenan

Minister for Justice


1              Name of Determination

                This Determination is the Social Security (Disaster Recovery Allowance) (Prescribed payments) Determination 2015.

2              Commencement

                This Determination commences on the day after it is registered.

3              Definitions

                In this Determination:

                ABSTUDY Living Allowance means Living Allowance payable under the ABSTUDY Scheme.

                ABSTUDY Scheme means the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Study Assistance Scheme.

                Act means the Social Security Act 1991.

                bereavement allowance means payment, so styled, payable under Part 2.7 the Act.

                dad and partner pay means dad and partner pay under the Paid Parental Leave Act 2010.

                farm household allowance means payment, so styled, payable under the Farm Household Support Act 2014.

                income support supplement means payment, so styled, payable under Part IIIA of the Veteran’s Entitlements Act 1986.

                parental leave pay means parental leave pay under the Paid Parental Leave Act 2010.

                partner allowance means payment, so styled, payable under Part 2.15A of the Act.

                service pension has the meaning given by subsection 5Q(1) of the Veteran’s Entitlements Act 1986.     

                sickness allowance means payment, so styled, payable under Part 2.14 of the Act.

                special benefit means payment, so styled, payable under Part 2.15 of the Act.

4              Excluding Payments

                For the purposes of paragraph 1061KA(1)(h) of the Act, the following payments are prescribed payments:

(a)        an instalment of

(i)      parental leave pay;

(ii)    dad and partner pay;

(b)        a payment by way of

(i)      service pension;

(ii)    income support supplement;

(iii)  bereavement allowance;

(iv)  special benefit;

(v)    ABSTUDY Living Allowance;

(vi)  partner allowance;

(vii)     sickness allowance;

(viii)   farm household allowance.

 

Note

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