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This instrument amends the Aged Care (Transitional Provisions) Principles 2014 to update the specified amount of maximum accommodation charge as a result of routine indexation for residents whose residential aged care fees are set by the post-2008 reform fee arrangements.
Administered by: Health
Registered 08 Sep 2021
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Aged Care (Transitional Provisions) Amendment (September Indexation) Principles 2021

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

Dated 2 September 2021                                            

Richard Colbeck

Minister for Senior Australians and Aged Care Services

 


Contents

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

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

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

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

Schedule 1—Amendments                                                                                           2

Aged Care (Transitional Provisions) Principles 2014                                                                   2

 

 


1  Name

                   This instrument is the Aged Care (Transitional Provisions) Amendment (September Indexation) Principles 2021.

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

20 September 2021

20 September 2021

Note:          This table relates only to the provisions of this instrument as originally made.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 section 96‑1 of 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) Principles 2014

1  Subsection 118(1) (after table item 27)

Insert:

 28

on or after 20 September 2021 and before 20 March 2022

$21.08

2  Subsection 118(2) (after table item 27)

Insert:

28

on or after 20 September 2021 and before 20 March 2022

$38.78

3  Subsection 118(3) (after table item 23)

Insert:

24

on or after 20 September 2021 and before 20 March 2022

$38.78

4  Subsection 118(4) (after table item 27)

Insert:

28

on or after 20 September 2021 and before 20 March 2022

$32.57