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Family and Community Services Legislation Amendment Bill 2003
Schedule 3 Amendment of other Acts

   

Commonwealth Services Delivery Agency Act 1997

1  Section 3 (definition of employee )

Omit “or employed under subsection 35(3)”.

Family and Community Services Legislation Amendment (1999 Budget and Other Measures) Act 1999

2  Paragraph 2(3)(b)

Omit “ 1999 ”, substitute “ 2000 ”.

Social Security (Administration and International Agreements) (Consequential Amendments) Act 1999

3  Item 67 of Schedule 1

Omit “Part 2.11”, substitute “Part 2.11A”.

4  Item 77 of Schedule 1

Omit “, 9”.

5  Items 168, 169, 178 and 179 of Schedule 1

Repeal the items.

6  Item 188 of Schedule 1

Repeal the item, substitute:

188  Section 1222A

Omit “under this Act or the 1947 Act”.

7  Savings

(1)        In spite of the repeal effected by item 67 of Schedule 1 to the Social Security (Administration and International Agreements) (Consequential Amendments) Act 1999 (the amending Act ), Subdivision F of Division 2 of Part 2.11 of the Social Security Act 1991 , as in force immediately before 20 March 2000, continues in force, and is taken always to have continued in force, as if item 67 of Schedule 1 to the amending Act had not been enacted.

(2)        In spite of the repeal effected by item 77 of Schedule 1 to the Social Security (Administration and International Agreements) (Consequential Amendments) Act 1999 (the amending Act ), Division 9 of Part 2.12 of the Social Security Act 1991 , as in force immediately before 20 March 2000, continues in force, and is taken always to have continued in force, as if item 77 of Schedule 1 to the amending Act had not been enacted.

Social Security Legislation Amendment (Concession Cards) Act 2001

8  Item 9 of Schedule 1

Repeal the item, substitute:

9  At the end of Part 3.19

Add:

1210A   Effect of nil rate of pension etc.

             (1)  If, in relation to a day:

                     (a)  a person is qualified for a social security pension or benefit; and

                     (b)  the pension or benefit rate in relation to that day would be nil;

then, for the purposes of Part 2A.1, the person is not to be taken to be receiving the pension or benefit on that day.

             (2)  The circumstance that a person is qualified for a social security pension or benefit in relation to a day is not to be taken into account for the purpose of determining the qualification of the person for a concession card if the pension or benefit is not payable to the person in relation to that day.

Veterans’ Entitlements Act 1986

9  After paragraph 205(1)(c)

Insert:

                    (ca)  an amount has been paid by way of family assistance under the family assistance law that was not lawfully so payable; or

10  Paragraph 205(2)(a)

After “(c)”, insert “, (ca)”.

11  Subsection 205(8) (after paragraph (b) of the definition of excluded amount )

Insert:

                    (ba)  a recoverable amount arising by virtue of the payment of an amount as mentioned in paragraph (1)(ca); or

12  Subsection 205(8)

Insert:

family assistance has the same meaning as in the A New Tax System (Family Assistance) Act 1999 .

13  Subsection 205(8)

Insert:

family assistance law has the same meaning as in the A New Tax System (Family Assistance) (Administration) Act 1999 .

14  Subsection 205(8) (paragraph (a) of the definition of recoverable amount )

Omit “or (c)”, substitute “, (c) or (ca)”.

Youth Allowance Consolidation Act 2000

15  Item 11 of Schedule 2

Omit “1061ZZAO(2)”, substitute “1061ZZAO(1)”.

16  Item 2 of Schedule 4

Omit “552(b)”, substitute “552(2)(b)”.