Social Security (Application of Work Test Obligations) Amendment Regulations 2013

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Social Security (Application of Work Test Obligations) Amendment Regulations 2013

Jerry Mateparae, Governor-General

Order in Council

At Wellington this 10th day of June 2013

Present:
His Excellency the Governor-General in Council

Pursuant to section 132 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.

Regulations

1 Title
  • These regulations are the Social Security (Application of Work Test Obligations) Amendment Regulations 2013.

2 Commencement
  • These regulations come into force on 15 July 2013.

3 Principal regulations
4 Regulation 4 amended (Application of work test obligations)

Rebecca Kitteridge,
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 15 July 2013, amend the Social Security (Application of Work Test Obligations) Regulations 2007. Provisions on work test obligations of a person in respect of whom a job seeker agreement was in force at the close of 26 September 2010 are revoked. These revocations are consequential on the repeal of section 102A(1)(h) of the Social Security Act 1964 on 15 July 2013 by sections 2(1)(b) and 131(2) of the Social Security (Benefit Categories and Work Focus) Amendment Act 2013.


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

Date of notification in Gazette: 13 June 2013.

These regulations are administered by the Ministry of Social Development.