Social Security Amendment Act 1997

Social Security Amendment Act 1997

Public Act1997 No 21
Date of assent30 June 1997

An Act to amend the Social Security Act 1964

BE IT ENACTED by the Parliament of New Zealand as follows:

1 Short Title and commencement
  • (1) This Act may be cited as the Social Security Amendment Act 1997, and is part of the Social Security Act 1964 (the principal Act).

    (2) This Act comes into force on 1 July 1997.

2 Interpretation
  • This section amended para (c) of the definition of the term accommodation costs in s 61E(1) of the principal Act.

3 Rates of benefits, etc, may be increased by Order in Council
  • (1) This subsection amended s 61H(1) of the principal Act.

    (2) This subsection amended s 61H(2) of the principal Act.

    (3) This subsection inserted s 61H(7) of the principal Act.

4 Schedule 18 amended
  • This section and the Schedule of this Act amended Part 2 of Schedule 18 of the principal Act.


Schedule
Amendments to Part 2 of Schedule 18 of principal Act

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