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Determinations/Social Security as made
This instrument provides that people who receive direct payments for disability services and supports from the Western Australian Department of Communities, and who also receive an Australian social security payment, will not have this assistance taken into account for the purposes of the social security income test.
Administered by: Social Services
Made 14 Jul 2018
Registered 25 Jul 2018
Tabled HR 13 Aug 2018
Tabled Senate 13 Aug 2018

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Social Security (Personal Care Support – Disability support schemes operated by the Western Australian Department of Communities) Determination 2018

 

I, Dan Tehan, Minister for Social Services, make the following Determination under section 35A of the Social Security Act 1991.

Dated 14 July 2018                                        

Dan Tehan  

Minister for Social Services

 

 

 


1  Name

                   This instrument is the Social Security (Personal Care Support – Disability support schemes operated by the Western Australian Department of Communities) Determination 2018.

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

Column 1

Column 2           

Column 3

Provisions

Commencement

Date/Details

1.  The whole of this instrument

The day after this instrument is registered.

Note: This table relates only to the provisions of this instrument as originally made.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 section 35A of the Social Security Act 1991.

Revocation

This instrument revokes the Social Security Act 1991 – Notice under section 35A – Instrument 96/3.

Personal care support scheme

 

The scheme for the provision of personal care support known as the Disability support schemes operated by the Western Australian Department of Communities is an approved scheme for the purposes of section 35A of the Social Security Act 1991.