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SOCIAL SECURITY (ADMINISTRATION) ACT 1999 - SECT 124PD

Definitions

             (1)  In this Part:

"Bundaberg and Hervey Bay area" means the area within the boundaries of the Division (within the meaning of the Commonwealth Electoral Act 1918 ) of Hinkler, as those boundaries were in force on 31 May 2018.

"Cape York area" means the area determined in an instrument under subsection (1A).

"category E welfare payment" has the same meaning as in Part 3B.

"category P welfare payment" has the same meaning as in Part 3B.

"Ceduna area" means Ceduna within the meaning of the Social Security (Administration) (Trial Area--Ceduna and Surrounding Region) Determination 2015 as in force on 15 March 2016 and includes the Surrounding Region (within the meaning of that determination as so in force).

"child protection officer" has the same meaning as in Part 3B.

"community body" means a body authorised in an instrument made under section 124PE.

"East Kimberley area" means East Kimberley within the meaning of the Social Security (Administration) (Trial Area--East Kimberley) Determination 2016 as in force on 26 April 2016 and includes the areas of each of the Included Communities (within the meaning of that determination as so in force).

"eligible recipient" has the same meaning as in Part 3B.

"Goldfields area" means the following Local Government Areas as at 7 February 2018:

                     (a)  the Shire of Leonora;

                     (b)  the Shire of Laverton;

                     (c)  the City of Kalgoorlie-Boulder;

                     (d)  the Shire of Coolgardie;

                     (e)  the Shire of Menzies.

"health or community worker" means a person who carries on, and is entitled to carry on, an occupation that involves the provision of care for the physical or mental health of people or for their wellbeing.

"Local Government Areas" means areas designated by the Governor of Western Australia to be a city, town or shire, in accordance with the Local Government Act 1995 (WA).

Part 3B payment nominee has the same meaning as in Part 3B.

"program area" means the following:

                     (a)  the Ceduna area;

                     (b)  the East Kimberley area;

                     (c)  the Goldfields area;

                     (d)  the Bundaberg and Hervey Bay area;

                     (e)  the Cape York area;

                      (f)  the Northern Territory;

other than any part of such an area, or any part of the Northern Territory, determined in an instrument under subsection (2).

"program participant" : see sections 124PG to 124PGE.

"Queensland Commission" has the same meaning as in Part 3B.

"recognised State/Territory authority" has the same meaning as in Part 3B.

"restrictable payment" :

                     (a)  in relation to a program participant under section 124PG, 124PGA, 124PGB or 124PGC, means:

                              (i)  a trigger payment; or

                             (ii)  a clean energy advance under the Family Assistance Act; or

                            (iii)  family tax benefit under the Family Assistance Act; or

                            (iv)  family tax benefit advance under the Family Assistance Administration Act; or

                             (v)  baby bonus under the Family Assistance Act; or

                            (vi)  schoolkids bonus under the Family Assistance Act; or

                           (vii)  stillborn baby payment under the Family Assistance Act; or

                         (viia)  a first 2020 economic support payment under Division 1 of Part 2.6B of the 1991 Act; or

                         (viib)  a second 2020 economic support payment under Division 2 of Part 2.6B of the 1991 Act; or

                         (viic)  a first 2020 economic support payment under the ABSTUDY Scheme; or

                         (viid)  a second 2020 economic support payment under the ABSTUDY Scheme; or

                         (viie)  a first 2020 economic support payment under Division 1 of Part 9 of the Family Assistance Act; or

                         (viif)  a second 2020 economic support payment under Division 2 of Part 9 of the Family Assistance Act; or

                         (viig)  an additional economic support payment 2020 under Division 1 of Part 2.6C of the 1991 Act; or

                         (viih)  an additional economic support payment 2021 under Division 2 of Part 2.6C of the 1991 Act; or

                          (viij)  an additional economic support payment 2020 under Division 1 of Part 10 of the Family Assistance Act; or

                         (viik)  an additional economic support payment 2021 under Division 2 of Part 10 of the Family Assistance Act; or

                          (viii)  carer allowance; or

                            (ix)  carer supplement; or

                             (x)  child disability assistance; or

                            (xi)  double orphan pension; or

                           (xii)  income support bonus; or

                          (xiii)  mobility allowance; or

                          (xiv)  pensioner education supplement; or

                           (xv)  a social security bereavement payment (other than a social security bereavement payment in relation to an age pension under Division 9 of Part 2.2 of the 1991 Act or a special needs pension under Division 10 of Part 2.16 of the 1991 Act); or

                          (xvi)  a clean energy advance under the 1991 Act; or

                         (xvii)  an advance payment under Part 2.22 of the 1991 Act; or

                        (xviii)  an advance pharmaceutical allowance under Part 2.23 of the 1991 Act; or

                          (xix)  a mobility allowance advance under section 1045 of the 1991 Act; or

                           (xx)  quarterly energy supplement under the 1991 Act; or

                          (xxi)  telephone allowance under Part 2.25 of the 1991 Act; or

                         (xxii)  utilities allowance under Part 2.25A of the 1991 Act; or

                        (xxiii)  a payment under the scheme known as the ABSTUDY scheme that includes an amount identified as pensioner education supplement; or

                    (aa)  in relation to a program participant under section 124PGD or 124PGE, means:

                              (i)  a payment of a kind listed in paragraph (a); or

                             (ii)  an age pension; or

                            (iii)  a social security bereavement payment in relation to an age pension under Division 9 of Part 2.2 of the 1991 Act; or

                            (iv)  a distance education payment under the scheme known as the Assistance for Isolated Children Scheme, where the payment relates to a child or children at a Homeland Learning Centre; or

                     (b)  in relation to a voluntary participant, means:

                              (i)  a payment of a kind listed in paragraph (a); or

                             (ii)  an age pension; or

                            (iii)  a social security bereavement payment in relation to an age pension under Division 9 of Part 2.2 of the 1991 Act.

"restricted portion" , in relation to a restrictable payment, has the meaning given by section 124PJ.

"trigger payment" means:

                     (a)  a social security benefit; or

                     (b)  a social security pension of the following kinds:

                              (i)  a carer payment;

                            (iii)  a disability support pension;

                            (iv)  a pension PP (single); or

                     (c)  a payment under the scheme known as the ABSTUDY scheme that includes an amount identified as living allowance.

"unrestricted portion" , in relation to a restrictable payment, has the meaning given by section 124PJ.

"voluntary participant" : see subsection 124PH(3).

"vulnerable welfare payment recipient" has the same meaning as in Part 3B.

"welfare restricted bank account" means a bank account of a kind determined by a legislative instrument made under section 124PP.

          (1A)  The Minister may, by notifiable instrument, determine an area for the purposes of the definition of Cape York area in subsection (1).

             (2)   The Minister may, by notifiable instrument, determine a part of an area, or a part of the Northern Territory, for the purposes of the definition of program area in subsection (1).

             (3)  Despite subsection 14(2) of the Legislation Act 2003 , a notifiable instrument under subsection (1A) or (2) of this section may make provision in relation to a matter by applying, adopting or incorporating, with or without modification, any matter contained in an instrument or other writing as in force or existing from time to time.



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