These Regulations were revoked, as from 1 April 2007, by regulation 6(b) Social Security (Income Exemption: Home-based Care) Amendment Regulations 2007 (SR 2007/59).
These regulations are administered in the Ministry of Social Development.
At Wellington this 6th day of March 2006
Pursuant to sections 132 and 132AA of the Social Security Act 1964, Her Excellency the Governor-General, acting on the advice and with the consent of the Executive Council, makes the following regulations.
4 Declaring certain amounts not to be income
(1) These regulations are the Social Security (Income Exemption: Home-based Care) Amendment Regulations 2006.
(2) In these regulations, the Social Security (Income Exemption: Home-based Care) Regulations 2004 are called “the principal regulations”.
“the principal regulations”
These regulations come into force on 1 April 2006.
These regulations apply to payments for home-based care received by a caregiver on or after the day these regulations come into force.
Regulation 5(2)(a) of the principal regulations is amended by omitting the expression “$2.74”, and substituting the expression “$2.83”.
Clerk of the Executive Council.
This note is not part of the regulations, but is intended to indicate their general effect.
These regulations, which come into force on 1 April 2006, amend the Social Security (Income Exemption: Home-based Care) Regulations 2004.
The amendment raises the amount that is declared not to be the income of a caregiver who receives payment for providing home-based care, arranged by an arranger, in accordance with the code of practice set out in the Schedule of the Education (Home-based Care) Order 1992. The raised amount is in accordance with a 3.16% increase in the All Groups Consumers Price Index.
Issued under the authority of the Acts and Regulations Publication Act 1989.
Date of notification in Gazette: 9 March 2006.