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This determination provides for a class of approved child care services (as they were approved under the family assistance law before commencement day) to be taken as a type of child care service as described in the table in subclause 2(3) of Schedule 2 to the A New Tax System (Family Assistance) Act 1999 relating to Child Care Subsidy (CCS) hourly rate cap.
Administered by: Education
Registered 22 Jun 2018
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Tabled HR25-Jun-2018
Tabled Senate26-Jun-2018

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Child Care Subsidy (Transition of approved child care services) Determination 2018

 

I, Dr Michele Bruniges AM, Secretary of the Department of Education and Training, make this instrument under subitem 9(2) of Schedule 4 to the Family Assistance Legislation Amendment (Jobs for Families Child Care Package) Act 2017.

Dated   9 June 2018

 

 

Dr Michele Bruniges AM

Secretary, Department of Education and Training

  

  

  


Contents

Part 1—Preliminary                                                                                                     1

1  Name …................................................................................................................................... 1

2  Commencement........................................................................................................................ 1

3  Authority.................................................................................................................................. 1

4  Definitions................................................................................................................................ 1

Part 2—Types of approved child care services                                                          2

5  Deemed approval for existing services on commencement day................................................ 2

 


Part 1Preliminary

  

1  Name

                   This instrument is the Child Care Subsidy (Transition of approved child care services) Determination 2018.

2  Commencement

                   This instrument commences on 2 July 2018.

3  Authority

                   This instrument is made under subitem 9(2) of Schedule 4 to the Family Assistance Legislation Amendment (Jobs for Families Child Care Package) Act 2017.

4  Definitions

                   In this instrument:

Act means the A New Tax System (Family Assistance) (Administration) Act 1999.

Note 1           The following expressions are defined in the Act immediately before commencement day:

·         approved centre based long day care service

·         approved child care service

·         approved family day care service

·         approved in-home care service

·         approved occasional care service

·         approved outside school hours care service

Note 2           The following expressions are defined in the Act on and from commencement day:

·         approved child care service

·         approved provider

Note 3           commencement day has the same meaning as in Schedule 4 to the Family Assistance  Legislation Amendment (Jobs for Families Child Care Package) Act 2017 (being 2 July 2018).

 

Part 2—Types of approved child care services

 

5  Deemed approval for existing services on commencement day

             (1)  Subject to subsection (2), the type of approved child care service specified in column 1 of the table, as it was immediately before commencement day, is to be the type of service specified in column 2 of the table on and from commencement day.

                   Table: Classes of approved child care services

Column 1

Column 2

An approved child care service type before commencement day that is an…

… is taken to be approved from  commencement day as a

Approved centre based long day care service

Centre-based day care service

Approved family day care service

Family day care service

Approved in-home care service

In home care service

Approved occasional care service

Centre-based day care service

Approved outside school hours care service

Outside school hours care service

 

 

             (2)  An approved child care service is not in a class specified in the table in subsection (1) where the Secretary has made a determination in relation to that particular approved child care service as referred to in subitem 9(3) of Schedule 4 to the Family Assistance Legislation Amendment (Jobs for Families Child Care Package) Act 2017.

Note 1           Under subitem 9(3) of Schedule 4 to the Family Assistance Legislation Amendment (Jobs for Families Child Care Package) Act 2017, the Secretary may, through an administrative instrument, determine a service type in relation to a particular approved child care service.