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This instrument amends the Social Security (Coronavirus Economic Response—2020 Measures No. 11) Determination 2020 to implement the extension of the nil rate period. It will ensure that a social security recipient who is currently subject to a nil rate period under subsection 23(4A) of the Social Security Act 1991, or who commence a nil rate period before 16 November 2020, will be taken to be receiving a social security payment at a rate of nil until at least 16 November 2020.
Administered by: Treasury
Registered 31 Jul 2020
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Social Security (Coronavirus Economic Response—2020 Measures No. 13) Determination 2020

I, Anne Ruston, Minister for Families and Social Services, make the following determination.

Dated 31 July 2020

Anne Ruston

Minister for Families and Social Services

 

  

  


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

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

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

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

Schedule 1—Amendments                                                                                                                          2

Social Security (Coronavirus Economic Response—2020 Measures No. 11) Determination 2020               2

 


1  Name

                   This instrument is the Social Security (Coronavirus Economic Response—2020 Measures No. 13) 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

The day after this instrument is registered.

1 August 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Note:          This table relates only to the provisions of this instrument as originally made.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 item 40A of Schedule 11 to the Coronavirus Economic Response Package Omnibus Act 2020.

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

  

Social Security (Coronavirus Economic Response—2020 Measures No. 11) Determination 2020

1  Subitem 1(3) of Schedule 1

Omit “the following subsections”, substitute “the following subsection”.

2  Subitem 1(3) of Schedule 1

Repeal subsections (4AB) and (4AC), substitute:

       (4AB)  If the 12‑week period referred to in paragraph (4A)(h) would, but for this subsection, end on or after 22 June 2020 but before 16 November 2020, then the reference in that paragraph to 12 weeks after the end of the instalment period in which the cessation day occurs is taken to be a reference to 16 November 2020.