Social Security (Benefit Categories and Work Focus) Amendment Bill

  • enacted

Social obligations of certain beneficiaries with dependent children

26 New section 61AA inserted (Social obligations of person granted emergency benefit)
  • After section 61, insert:

    61AA Social obligations of person granted emergency benefit
    • A person must comply with the person's social obligations under section 60RA(3) if the person—

      • (a) is a person with 1 or more dependent children; and

      • (b) is a person granted a benefit that is an emergency benefit; and

      • (c) is not a young person on whom obligations are placed under section 171(1) or (2).