Aged Care (Conditions for Residential Care Allocations) Determination 2014
Aged Care Act 1997
I, SHONA MCQUEEN, delegate of the Secretary of the Department of Social Services, acting under subsection 14-6(1) of the Aged Care Act 1997 (the Act), determine that the following conditions apply to allocations of places of a specified kind as set out below.
Dated: 31 March 2014
Aged Care Programmes Branch
Ageing and Aged Care Group
1 Name of Determination
This Determination is the Aged Care (Conditions for Residential Care Allocations) Determination 2014.
This Determination commences on 1 July 2014.
3 Conditions applying to allocations of residential care places
In respect of all allocations of residential care places, residential care may be provided in respect of the places to care recipients classified at any classification level.
4 Section 14-5 conditions about high and low care of no effect
Any condition of allocation specified for residential care places under section 14-5 of the Act about whether high or low care is to be provided through the places is of no effect from the date of this Determination.
5 Application of conditions
(a) Except as provided under subsection (4), the conditions in this Determination apply in addition to conditions that are in force under any other determination made under section 14-5 or subsection 14-6(1) of the Act.
(b) Except as provided under subsection (4), the conditions in this Determination apply from the date of this determination to allocations that occurred before or after the Determination is made.
Note: This is consistent with subsection 14-6(3) of the Act.
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