Social Security Amendment Act 1975

Social Security Amendment Act 1975

Public Act1975 No 123
Date of assent10 October 1975

Note

This Act is administered in the Department of Social Welfare.


An Act to amend the Social Security Act 1964

1 Short Title
  • This Act may be cited as the Social Security Amendment Act 1975, and shall be read together with and deemed part of the Social Security Act 1964 (hereinafter referred to as the principal Act).

Part 1
Monetary benefits

2
  • (1) [Repealed]

    (2) [Repealed]

    Subsection (1) was repealed, as from 16 December 1982, by section 2(2)(b) Social Security Amendment Act 1982 (1982 No 154).

    Subsection (2) was repealed, as from 21 November 1984, by section 3(2)(a) Social Security Amendment Act 1984 (1984 No 8).

3
4
5
  • [Repealed]

    Section 5 was repealed, as from 1 July 1992, by section 6(2)(b) Social Security Amendment Act (No 5) 1991 (1991 No 143).

6
  • [Repealed]

    Section 6 was repealed, as from 1 October 1986, by section 7(2)(b) Social Security Amendment Act 1986 (1986 No 39).

7
8
  • [Repealed]

    Section 8 was repealed, as from 1 January 1984, by section 8(3)(a) Social Security Amendment Act 1983 (1983 No 138).

9 Unemployment benefits
  • Section 58(2) of the principal Act is hereby repealed.

10
  • [Repealed]

    Section 10 was repealed, as from 23 June 1987, by section 24(2)(a) Social Security Amendment Act 1987 (1987 No 106).

11
  • [Repealed]

    Section 11 was repealed, as from 13 January 1983, by section 10(2)(a) Social Security Amendment Act 1982 (1982 No 154).

12 Disability allowance
  • (1) This subsection inserted section 69C in the principal Act.

    (2) [Repealed]

    Subsection (2) was repealed, as from 1 November 1976, by section 31(2)(b) Social Security Amendment Act 1976 (1976 No 40).

13 Rate of benefits if overseas pension payable
14
  • [Repealed]

    Section 14 was repealed, as from 1 November 1976, by section 28(2) Social Security Amendment Act 1976 (1976 No 40) and by section 14(2) Social Security Amendment Act 1982 (1982 No 16).

15
  • [Repealed]

    Section 15 was repealed, as from 28 September 1982, by section 15(2)(d) Social Security Amendment Act 1982 (1982 No 16).

16
  • [Repealed]

    Sections 16 and 17 were repealed, as from 28 July 1976, by section 31(2)(b) Social Security Amendment Act 1976 (1976 No 35).

17
  • [Repealed]

    Sections 16 and 17 were repealed, as from 28 July 1976, by section 31(2)(b) Social Security Amendment Act 1976 (1976 No 35).

18 Authority to increase rates of benefits
  • (1) Notwithstanding anything to the contrary in the principal Act, the Commission may, in accordance with any general or special instruction given by the Minister, in respect of the period commencing on the 1st day of December 1974 and ending with the 31st day of December 1974, increase the rate of any benefit under the principal Act by an amount not exceeding the rate of that benefit payable in respect of any one week in that period.

    (2) This section shall be deemed to have come into force on the 1st day of December 1974.

Part 2
Medical and hospital benefits and other related benefits

19
  • [Repealed]

    Sections 19–23 were repealed, as from 1 July 1993, by section 24(2) Health Reforms (Transitional Provisions) Act 1993 (1993 No 23).

20
  • [Repealed]

    Sections 19–23 were repealed, as from 1 July 1993, by section 24(2) Health Reforms (Transitional Provisions) Act 1993 (1993 No 23).

21
  • [Repealed]

    Sections 19–23 were repealed, as from 1 July 1993, by section 24(2) Health Reforms (Transitional Provisions) Act 1993 (1993 No 23).

22
  • [Repealed]

    Sections 19–23 were repealed, as from 1 July 1993, by section 24(2) Health Reforms (Transitional Provisions) Act 1993 (1993 No 23).

23
  • [Repealed]

    Sections 19–23 were repealed, as from 1 July 1993, by section 24(2) Health Reforms (Transitional Provisions) Act 1993 (1993 No 23).

Part 3
General provisions

24
  • [Repealed]

    Section 24 was repealed, as from 17 September 1997 by section 24(3)(b) Social Security Amendment Act (No 4) 1997 (1997 No 63).

25 Payment of supplementary assistance may be deemed to be an advance
  • (1) Section 124A of the principal Act (as inserted by section 5 of the Social Security Amendment Act 1967) is hereby repealed.

    (2) The following enactments are hereby consequentially repealed:

    • (a) Section 5 of the Social Security Amendment Act 1967:

    (3) Notwithstanding the provisions of subsections (1) and (2) of this section, the said section 124A shall continue to apply in respect of payments which the Commission has, before the 2nd day of July 1975, deemed to be an advance and in respect of which a charge has been registered against the beneficiary's estate or interest in land under the Statutory Land Charges Registration Act 1928.

    (4) This section shall be deemed to have come into force on the 2nd day of July 1975.

26 Advances to beneficiaries and war pensioners for repair or maintenance of home etc

Schedule 1

[Repealed]

  • Schedules 1, 2, 3 and 4 were repealed, as from 28 July 1976, by section 31(2)(b) Social Security Amendment Act 1976 (1976 No 40).

Schedule 2

[Repealed]

  • Schedules 1, 2, 3 and 4 were repealed, as from 28 July 1976, by section 31(2)(b) Social Security Amendment Act 1976 (1976 No 40).

Schedule 3

[Repealed]

  • Schedules 1, 2, 3 and 4 were repealed, as from 28 July 1976, by section 31(2)(b) Social Security Amendment Act 1976 (1976 No 40).

Schedule 4

[Repealed]

  • Schedules 1, 2, 3 and 4 were repealed, as from 28 July 1976, by section 31(2)(b) Social Security Amendment Act 1976 (1976 No 40).