Social Security (Childcare Assistance) Amendment Regulations 2017

Reprint as at 1 April 2018

Coat of Arms of New Zealand

Social Security (Childcare Assistance) Amendment Regulations 2017

(LI 2017/31)

Patsy Reddy, Governor-General

Order in Council

At Wellington this 27th day of February 2017

Present:
The Right Hon Bill English presiding in Council

Note

Changes authorised by subpart 2 of Part 2 of the Legislation Act 2012 have been made in this official reprint.

Note 4 at the end of this reprint provides a list of the amendments incorporated.

These regulations are administered by the Ministry of Social Development.

These regulations are made under section 132AC of the Social Security Act 1964 on the advice and with the consent of the Executive Council.

Regulations

1 Title

These regulations are the Social Security (Childcare Assistance) Amendment Regulations 2017.

2 Commencement

These regulations come into force on 1 April 2017.

3 Principal regulations

These regulations amend the Social Security (Childcare Assistance) Regulations 2004 (the principal regulations).

4 Regulation 25 amended (Approval of programmes)

Replace regulation 25(1) with:

(1)

The chief executive, if satisfied, in the light of the matters stated in regulation 27, that an out-of-school programme or proposed out-of-school programme is or will be properly run, may, by written notice to the provider, approve it for the purposes of this Part.

5 Regulation 26 replaced (Suspension and revocation of approvals)

Replace regulation 26 with:

26 Suspension and revocation of approvals

The chief executive may, by written notice to its provider, suspend or revoke the approval of a programme under regulation 25,—

(a)

if the chief executive is satisfied, in the light of the matters stated in regulation 27, that it is not properly run; or

(b)

if, after making reasonable efforts to do so, the chief executive has been unable to obtain enough information to be satisfied, in the light of the matters stated in regulation 27, that it is properly run; or

(c)

if the chief executive is satisfied that there has been a breach of a condition subject to which the approval was given.

6 Schedule 1 amended
[Revoked]

Regulation 6: revoked, on 1 April 2018, by regulation 6(2) of the Social Security (Childcare Assistance) Amendment Regulations 2018 (LI 2018/20).

7 Revocation
[Revoked]

Regulation 7: revoked, on 1 April 2018, by regulation 6(2) of the Social Security (Childcare Assistance) Amendment Regulations 2018 (LI 2018/20).

Schedule Amendments to Schedule 1 to increase rates

[Revoked]

r 6

Schedule: revoked, on 1 April 2018, by regulation 6(2) of the Social Security (Childcare Assistance) Amendment Regulations 2018 (LI 2018/20).

Michael Webster,
Clerk of the Executive Council.

Issued under the authority of the Legislation Act 2012.

Date of notification in Gazette: 2 March 2017.

Reprints notes
1 General

This is a reprint of the Social Security (Childcare Assistance) Amendment Regulations 2017 that incorporates all the amendments to those regulations as at the date of the last amendment to them.

2 Legal status

Reprints are presumed to correctly state, as at the date of the reprint, the law enacted by the principal enactment and by any amendments to that enactment. Section 18 of the Legislation Act 2012 provides that this reprint, published in electronic form, has the status of an official version under section 17 of that Act. A printed version of the reprint produced directly from this official electronic version also has official status.

3 Editorial and format changes

Editorial and format changes to reprints are made using the powers under sections 24 to 26 of the Legislation Act 2012. See also http://www.pco.parliament.govt.nz/editorial-conventions/.

4 Amendments incorporated in this reprint

Social Security (Childcare Assistance) Amendment Regulations 2018 (LI 2018/20): regulation 6