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This determination makes amendments to update references in two existing legislative instruments consequential on the closure of the Inclusion and Professional Support Programme and the commencement of the new Inclusion Support Programme from 1 July 2016.
Administered by: Education and Training
Registered 02 May 2016
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR03-May-2016
Tabled Senate03-May-2016
Date of repeal 02 Jul 2016
Repealed by Division 1 of Part 3 of Chapter 3 of the Legislation Act 2003

 

 

Child Care (Child Swapping Integrity Measure—Inclusion Support Programme) Amendment Determination 2016

 

A New Tax System (Family Assistance) Act 1999

A New Tax System (Family Assistance) (Administration) Act 1999

I, SIMON BIRMINGHAM, Minister for Education and Training, make this Determination under subsection 49(3) of the A New Tax System (Family Assistance) Act 1999 and subsection 205(1) of the A New Tax System (Family Assistance) (Administration) Act 1999.

Dated:  27 April 2016

 

 

Simon Birmingham

Minister for Education and Training


1              Name of Determination

                This Determination is the Child Care (Child Swapping Integrity Measure—Inclusion Support Programme) Amendment Determination 2016.

2              Commencement

                This Determination commences on 1 July 2016.

3              Amendments

                The Child Care Benefit (Children in respect of whom no-one is eligible) Determination 2015 and the Child Care Benefit (Eligibility of Child Care Services for Approval and Continued Approval) Determination 2000 are amended as set out in Parts 1 and 2 of the Schedule respectively.

 


Schedule

Part 1—Amendments to the Child Care Benefit (Children in respect of whom no-one is eligible) Determination 2015

1   Section 4

Replace the definition of eligible ISS child with:

 

eligible ISP child means a child in respect of whom an approved family day care service is receiving funding, under a funding agreement entered into under the auspices of the Commonwealth Inclusion Support Programme, of IDF Family Day Care Top Up, as referred to in the Inclusion Support Programme Guidelines 2016-2017 to 2018-2019 but only where the funding is made in respect of a child who is undergoing assessment for disability, including where the assessment is ongoing or continuous, as described in those Guidelines.”

2   Section 4

Replace the definition of Inclusion and Professional Support Program Guidelines for 2013-2016 with:

 

Inclusion Support Programme Guidelines 2016-2017 to 2018-2019 means the guidelines of that name made for the Inclusion Support Programme administered by the Department of Education and Training, as published on 11 February 2016.”

3   Section 4

            Repeal the definition of Inclusion Support Subsidy.

4   Paragraph 8(2)(a)

Replace the paragraph with:

 

“(a)   the child is an eligible disability child or an eligible ISP child; or”.

 

Part 2—Amendments to the Child Care Benefit (Eligibility of Child Care Services for Approval and Continued Approval) Determination 2000

5   Section 3

Replace the definition of eligible ISS child with:

 

eligible ISP child has the same meaning as in the Child Care Benefit (Children in respect of whom no-one is eligible) Determination 2015.

6   Section 3

Replace the definition of Inclusion Support Subsidy with:

 

Inclusion Support Programme means the program referred to in item 109 of Part 4 of Schedule 1AB to the Financial Framework (Supplementary Powers) Regulations 1997.

 

7   Paragraph 10A(3)(b)

Replace “eligible ISS child” with “eligible ISP child”.

8   Note at the end of subsection 10A(3)

Replace the note with:

 

Note:  The documentary evidence mentioned in paragraph (b) could be a copy of information that the service has received regarding funding under the Inclusion Support Programme in relation to the child.”

 

9   Subsection 10A(7)

Replace the subsection with:

 

“The service will, within 7 days of being notified that funding under the Inclusion Support Programme is no longer being paid in relation to a child to whom subsection (3) applies, or applied, record that fact and any other relevant information in the register mentioned in subsection (6).”