Health Entitlement Cards Amendment Regulations 2007

  • revoked
  • Health Entitlement Cards Amendment Regulations 2007: revoked, on 1 April 2008, by regulation 5 of the Health Entitlement Cards Amendment Regulations 2008 (SR 2008/49).

Reprint
as at 1 April 2008

Health Entitlement Cards Amendment Regulations 2007

(SR 2007/51)

  • Health Entitlement Cards Amendment Regulations 2007: revoked, on 1 April 2008, by regulation 5 of the Health Entitlement Cards Amendment Regulations 2008 (SR 2008/49).


Note

Changes authorised by section 17C of the Acts and Regulations Publication Act 1989 have been made in this eprint.

A general outline of these changes is set out in the notes at the end of this eprint, together with other explanatory material about this eprint.

These regulations are administered by the Ministry of Health.


  • Preamble

    At Wellington this 5th day of March 2007

Pursuant to section 92(3) of the New Zealand Public Health and Disability Act 2000 and section 132A of the Social Security Act 1964, His Excellency the Governor-General, acting on the advice and with the consent of the Executive Council, makes the following regulations.

1 Title
  • These regulations are the Health Entitlement Cards Amendment Regulations 2007.

2 Commencement
  • These regulations come into force on 1 April 2007.

3 Principal regulations amended
4 Eligibility for community services cards
  • (1) Regulation 8(5)(a) is amended by omitting $20,916 and substituting $21,676.

    (2) Regulation 8(5)(b) is amended by omitting $22,157 and substituting $22,981.

    (3) Regulation 8(5)(c) is amended by omitting $33,083 and substituting $34,328.

    (4) Regulation 8(6)(a) is amended by omitting $39,633 and substituting $41,196.

    (5) Regulation 8(6)(b) is amended by omitting $47,085 and substituting $49,364.

    (6) Regulation 8(6)(c) is amended by omitting $53,138 and substituting $56,096.

    (7) Regulation 8(6)(d) is amended by omitting $59,050 and substituting $62,684.

    (8) Regulation 8(6)(e) is amended by omitting $65,743 per annum for the first 6 people, plus a further $5,962 and substituting $70,073 per annum for the first 6 people, plus a further $6,482.

5 Consequential revocations
  • The following are consequentially revoked:

    • (a) Health Entitlement Cards Amendment Regulations 2004 (SR 2004/57):

    • (b) Health Entitlement Cards Amendment Regulations 2005 (SR 2005/48):

    • (c) Health Entitlement Cards Amendment Regulations 2006 (SR 2006/39).

Diane Morcom,

Clerk of the Executive Council.

Explanatory note

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 2007, amend the Health Entitlement Cards Regulations 1993. The amendments raise the income entitlement thresholds that are used to determine a person's eligibility for a community services card.


Issued under the authority of the Acts and Regulations Publication Act 1989.

Date of notification in Gazette: 8 March 2007.


Contents

  • 1General

  • 2About this eprint

  • 3List of amendments incorporated in this eprint (most recent first)


Notes
1 General
  • This is an eprint of the Health Entitlement Cards Amendment Regulations 2007. It incorporates all the amendments to the Health Entitlement Cards Amendment Regulations 2007 as at 1 April 2008. The list of amendments at the end of these notes specifies all the amendments incorporated into this eprint since 4 September 2007. Relevant provisions of any amending enactments that contain transitional, savings, or application provisions are also included, after the Principal enactment, in chronological order.

2 About this eprint
  • This eprint has not been officialised. For more information about officialisation, please see "Making online legislation official" under "Status of legislation on this site" in the About section of this website.

3 List of amendments incorporated in this eprint (most recent first)
  • Health Entitlement Cards Amendment Regulations 2008 (SR 2008/49): regulation 5