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This regulation repeals the Defence Force (Home Loans Assistance) Regulations 1991 and preserves the ‘Use and disclosure of personal information’ as prescribed by section 36A of the Defence Force (Home Loans Assistance) Act 1990 for those current Australian Defence Force members who are with the previous scheme.
Administered by: Defence
Registered 03 Sep 2018
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR10-Sep-2018
Tabled Senate10-Sep-2018
Table of contents.

 

Defence Force (Home Loans Assistance) Regulations 2018

I, General the Honourable Sir Peter Cosgrove AK MC (Ret’d), Governor‑General of the Commonwealth of Australia, acting with the advice of the Federal Executive Council, make the following regulations.

Dated 30 August 2018

Peter Cosgrove

Governor‑General

By His Excellency’s Command

Darren Chester

Minister for Defence Personnel

 

 

 

 

  

  

  


Contents

1............ Name............................................................................................................................. 1

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

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

4............ Schedules...................................................................................................................... 1

5............ Definitions..................................................................................................................... 1

6............ Use and disclosure of personal information—prescribed purposes............................... 1

Schedule 1—Repeals                                                                                                                                       3

Defence Force (Home Loans Assistance) Regulations 1991                                                         3

 


1  Name

                   This instrument is the Defence Force (Home Loans Assistance) Regulations 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.

4 September 2018

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 the Defence Force (Home Loans Assistance) Act 1990.

4  Schedules

                   Each instrument that is specified in a Schedule to this instrument is amended or repealed as set out in the applicable items in the Schedule concerned, and any other item in a Schedule to this instrument has effect according to its terms.

5  Definitions

                   In this instrument:

Home Loans Act means the Defence Force (Home Loans Assistance) Act 1990.

6  Use and disclosure of personal information—prescribed purposes

                   For the purposes of subsection 36A(2) of the Act, the following purposes are prescribed:

                     (a)  determining whether or not a person is eligible for the payment of subsidy under the Defence Home Ownership Assistance Scheme Act 2008, including whether or not a member continues to be eligible under that Act;

                     (b)  determining the amount of subsidy payable on a loan to a person under the Home Loans Act, including correcting or updating the amount of subsidy payable;

                     (c)  deciding whether or not an amount of subsidy on a loan to a person should be paid under the Home Loans Act;

                     (d)  identifying an error in relation to, or an overpayment of, an amount of subsidy on a loan to a person under the Home Loans Act;

                     (e)  implementing the findings of the internal review of a decision under the Defence Home Ownership Assistance Scheme Act 2008;

                      (f)  administering requirements in relation to eligibility and entitlements under the Home Loans Act, including correcting or updating the amount of subsidy paid on a loan to a person;

                     (g)  any other purpose that is reasonably necessary for the administration of the Home Loans Act.


Schedule 1Repeals

  

Defence Force (Home Loans Assistance) Regulations 1991

1  The whole of the instrument

Repeal the instrument.