Social Assistance Legislation (Budget 2019 Welfare Package) Amendment Act 2019

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Social Assistance Legislation (Budget 2019 Welfare Package) Amendment Act 2019

Public Act
 
2019 No 23
Date of assent
 
5 June 2019
Commencement
 
see section 2

Contents

1Title
2Commencement
3Principal Act
4Section 5 amended (Guide to this Act)
5Section 183 amended (What this Part does)
6Sections 192 to 194 and cross-heading above section 192 repealed
7Section 418 amended (Regulations: general)
8New section 452A inserted (Orders in Council: mandatory annual average weekly earnings adjustment of rates of main benefits)
452AOrders in Council: mandatory annual average weekly earnings adjustment of rates of main benefits
9Section 453 amended (Orders in Council: mandatory annual CPI adjustment of rates of certain benefits)
10Schedule 1 amended
11Schedule 2 amended
12Schedule 4 amended
13Social Security Regulations 2018 amended
14Child Support Act 1991 amended
15Principal Act
16Section 9 amended (Social security beneficiaries must apply for formula assessment)
17Principal Act
18Section 158 amended (Interpretation)
19Section 171 replaced (Abatement of veteran’s pension)
171Abatement of veteran’s pension
20Section 265 amended (Regulations)
21Schedule 1 amended
Legislative history
Administrative information

The Parliament of New Zealand enacts as follows: