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This determination provides that an amount paid by, or on behalf of, the Commonwealth to assist with an individual’s expenses associated with, or incidental to, that individual’s participation in the New Employment Services Trial, is an exempt lump sum under paragraph 8(11)(d) of the Social Security Act 1991.
Administered by: Social Services
Registered 30 Sep 2019
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR14-Oct-2019
Tabled Senate14-Oct-2019


 

Social Security (Exempt Lump Sums – Expense Payment Associated with Participation in the New Employment Services Trial) Determination 2019

 

I, MARY MCLARTY, Delegate of the Secretary of the Department of Social Services, make the following Determination.

Dated 30 September 2019

Mary McLarty

Delegate of the Secretary of the Department of Social Services


1  Name

                   This instrument is the Social Security (Exempt Lump Sums – Expense Payment Associated with Participation in the New Employment Services Trial) Determination 2019.

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.

 

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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Note:          This table relates only to the provisions of this instrument as originally made.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 paragraph 8(11)(d) of the Social Security Act 1991.

Definitions

                   In this instrument:

                   Act means the Social Security Act 1991.

                   Expense Payment means, in the case of an individual participating in the New Employment Services Trial, an amount:

                     (a)  paid by, or on behalf of, the Commonwealth, to assist with the individual’s expenses associated with, or incidental to, the individual’s participation in the New Employment Services Trial; and

                     (b)  received by any means including:

                              (i)  a reimbursement to the individual; or

                             (ii)  a direct payment to a supplier who provides a good or service to the individual.

                   New Employment Services Trial means the program established by the Commonwealth and known as the “New Employment Services Trial”.

5  Exempt Lump Sum

                   For the purposes of paragraph 8(11)(d) of the Act, if an individual participating in the New Employment Services Trial receives an Expense Payment, that amount is an exempt lump sum.