Social Security Act 1964

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  • This version was replaced on 8 February 2017 to make corrections to sections 3(1), 11, 11A(4), 61CF(2)(e), 61EA(2), 71A(4), 72(b), 74(1)(d), 86(2), 104A, 120(3), and Schedules 4, 18, 27, and 28 under section 25(1)(f), (i), (j)(ii), (iii), (iv), and (k) of the Legislation Act 2012.

Appeal Authority

Heading: inserted, on 1 May 1974, by section 4(1) of the Social Security Amendment Act 1973 (1973 No 34).

12A Social Security Appeal Authority

(1)

There is hereby established an Authority to be known as the Social Security Appeal Authority.

(2)

The Authority shall consist of 3 persons appointed by the Governor-General on the recommendation of the Minister given after consultation with the Minister of Justice.

(3)

One of the members shall be appointed as Chairman of the Authority.

Section 12A: inserted, on 1 May 1974, by section 4(1) of the Social Security Amendment Act 1973 (1973 No 34).