Social Security (Benefit Categories and Work Focus) Amendment Act 2013

  • repealed
  • Social Security (Benefit Categories and Work Focus) Amendment Act 2013: repealed, on 26 November 2018, pursuant to section 455(1) of the Social Security Act 2018 (2018 No 32).

Review of benefits

40 Section 81 amended (Review of benefits)

After section 81(3), insert:

(4)

If, after reviewing under subsection (1) a benefit granted on a stated eligibility ground for that benefit, the chief executive considers that the beneficiary is more appropriately entitled to receive that benefit on another eligibility ground for that benefit, the chief executive may—

(a)

cancel that benefit on the stated eligibility ground; and

(b)

grant that benefit instead on the other eligibility ground commencing from the date of cancellation.