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This determination provides for the purposes of paragraph 8(11)(d) of the Social Security Act 1991, that the gross amount of a Retta Dixon Home Settlement Payment is an exempt lump sum.
Administered by: Social Services
Registered 22 Mar 2017
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR23-Mar-2017
Tabled Senate27-Mar-2017

Social Security (Exempt Lump Sum – Retta Dixon Home Settlement Payment) Determination 2017

I, Anita Davis, delegate of the Secretary of the Department of Social Services, make the following determination.

 

 

 

Dated: 20 March 2017.

 

Anita Davis

Acting Branch Manager

International and Means Test Policy Branch

Department of Social Services

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1        Name

This instrument is the Social Security (Exempt Lump Sum – Retta Dixon Home Settlement Payment) Determination 2017.

 

2        Commencement

(1)             Each provision of this instrument specified in column 1 of the table commences, or is taken to have commenced, in accordance with column 2 of the table. Any other statement in column 2 has effect according to its terms.

 

Commencement information

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Provisions

Commencement

Date/Details

1.  The whole of this instrument

The day after this instrument is registered on the Federal Register of Legislation.

Note:      This table relates only to the provisions of this instrument as originally made. It will not be amended to deal with any later amendments of this instrument.

(2)             Any information in column 3 of the table is not part of this instrument. Information may be inserted in this column, or information in it may be edited, in any published version of this instrument.

 

3        Authority

This instrument is made under paragraph 8(11)(d) of the Social Security Act 1991.

 

4        Definitions

In this instrument:

 

Act means the Social Security Act 1991.

 

Retta Dixon Home Settlement Payment means a payment made from the Deed of Settlement between John Gordon and other claimants, the Commonwealth of Australia, Donald Bruce Henderson and Australian Indigenous Ministries Pty Ltd (ACN 002 013 658), document number 21254502, first signed 8 March 2017.

 

5        Exempt lump sum

For the purposes of paragraph 8(11)(d) of the Act, the gross amount of a Retta Dixon Home Settlement Payment is an exempt lump sum.