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This determination provides that the ACT Lifetime Care and Support Scheme is an approved scheme under section 35A of the Social Security Act 1991. The effect of this determination is that the person will not have a payment that was received under the ACT Lifetime Care and Support Scheme taken into account for the purposes of the income test under the social security law.
Administered by: Social Services
Registered 11 Feb 2016
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Tabled HR22-Feb-2016
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Social Security (ACT Lifetime Care and Support Scheme) Determination 2015

 

Social Security Act 1991

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I, Christian Porter, Minister for Social Services, make this Determination under section 35A of the Social Security Act 1991.

 

Dated: 2 February 2016

 

…………………………………

Christian Porter

Minister for Social Services

 


1.                     Name of determination

                        This determination is the Social Security (ACT Lifetime Care and Support Scheme) Determination 2015.

2.                     Commencement

                        This determination commences on the day after it is registered.

3.                     Personal care support scheme

(1)   The scheme for the provision of personal care support known as the ACT Lifetime Care and Support Scheme is an approved scheme for the purposes of section 35A of the Social Security Act 1991.

(2)   In this determination, ACT Lifetime Care and Support Scheme means the scheme established under the Lifetime Care and Support (Catastrophic Injuries) Act 2014 (ACT).