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This determination amends the Aged Care (Transitional Provisions) (Subsidy and Other Measures) Determination 2014 and applies routine indexation increases from 1 July 2020 to the amounts of aged care subsidies and supplements.
Administered by: Health
Registered 30 Jun 2020
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Aged Care (Transitional Provisions) (Subsidy and Other Measures) Amendment (July Indexation) Determination 2020

I, Richard Colbeck, Minister for Aged Care and Senior Australians, make the following determination.

Dated   25 June            2020

Richard Colbeck

Minister for Aged Care and Senior Australians

 

  

  


Contents

1  Name. 1

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

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

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

Schedule 1—Amendments                                                                                           2

Aged Care (Transitional Provisions) (Subsidy and Other Measures) Determination 2014   2

 


1  Name

                   This instrument is the Aged Care (Transitional Provisions) (Subsidy and Other Measures) Amendment (July Indexation) Determination 2020.

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 2020

 1 July 2020

Note:          This table relates only to the provisions of this instrument as originally made.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 Aged Care (Transitional Provisions) Act 1997.

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.

Schedule 1Amendments

Aged Care (Transitional Provisions) (Subsidy and Other Measures) Determination 2014

1  Amendments of listed provisions—indexation of amounts of supplements

The provisions listed in the following table are amended as set out in the table.

 

Amendments relating to indexation of amounts of supplements

Item

Provision

Omit

Substitute

1

Subsection 36(1)

$11.72

$11.98

2

Subsection 36(2)

$14.65

$14.98

3

Paragraph 38(1)(a)

$18.57

$18.98

4

Paragraph 38(1)(b)

$20.86

$21.32

5

Subsection 38(2)

$23.21 for bolus feeding and $26.08 for non-bolus feeding

$23.73 for bolus feeding and $26.65 for non-bolus feeding

6

Section 65

$13.39

$13.60

7

Section 77

$7.18

$7.29

8

Section 79

$27.69

$28.03

9

Section 91

$2.8

$2.84

 

2  Subsection 8(3) (table)

Repeal the table, substitute:

 

ACFI amounts

Item

Domain category

Domain amount ($)

1

Nil ADL category

$0.00

2

Low ADL category

$38.74

3

Medium ADL category

$84.37

4

High ADL category

$116.89

5

Nil behaviour category

$0.00

6

Low behaviour category

$8.86

7

Medium behaviour category

$18.36

8

High behaviour category

$38.27

9

Nil CHC category

$0.00

10

Low CHC category

$17.19

11

Medium CHC category

$48.96

12

High CHC category

$70.69

 

3  Subsection 10(3) (table)

Repeal the table, substitute:

 

RCS amounts

Item

RCS classification

RCS amount ($)

1

Classification level 1

$174.93

2

Classification level 2

$158.63

3

Classification level 3

$136.64

4

Classification level 4

$96.60

5

Classification level 5

$58.85

6

Classification level 6

$48.73

7

Classification level 7

$37.44

8

Classification level 8

$0.00

 

4  Section 83 (table)

Repeal the table, substitute:

 

Basic subsidy amount

Item

Level of home care

Amount ($)

1

Level 1

$24.75

2

Level 2

$43.54

3

Level 3

$94.74

4

Level 4

$143.62