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This instrument determines the specific conditions of release to be used for the purposes of the new means test rules.
Administered by: Social Services
Registered 19 Jun 2019
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Social Security (Assessment Day - Conditions of Release) Determination 2019

I, Kathryn Campbell, Secretary of the Department of Social Services, make the following determination.

Dated 14 June 2019

Kathryn Campbell AO CSC

Secretary of the Department of Social Services

 

 


Contents

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

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

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

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

5 Condititons of release................................................................................................................ 1

 

 


1  Name

                   This instrument is the Social Security (Assessment Day – Conditions of Release) 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.

 

Commencement information

Column 1

Column 2

Column 3

Provisions

Commencement

Date/Details

1.  The whole of this instrument

1 July 2019.

 1 July 2019

Note:              This table relates only to the provisions of this instrument as originally made.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 subsection 1120AB(8) of the Social Security Act 1991.

4  Definitions

                   In this instrument:

Act means the Social Security Act 1991.

Conditions of release

                     For the purposes of subparagraph 1120AB(6)(a)(i) and subparagraphs 1120AB(7)(b)(i) and (ii) of the Act, the following conditions of release are determined:

(a)    retirement;

(b)   death;

(c)    terminal medical condition;

(d)   permanent incapacity;

(e)    attaining the age of 65.