User Rights Amendment (September Indexation Measures) Principle 2013

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User Rights Amendment (September Indexation Measures) Principle 2013
 
 
 
I, KEVIN ANDREWS, Minister for Social Services, make the following principle under the Aged Care Act 1997.
 
 
Dated: 19 September 2013
 
 
 
 
 
Kevin Andrews
Minister for Social Services
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Contents
1             Name of principle                                                                                                           1
2             Commencement                                                                                                              1
3             Authority                                                                                                                        1
4             Schedule(s)                                                                                                                     1
Schedule 1—Amendments                                                                                                                          2
User Rights Principles 1997                                                                                                                2
 
 
 
 
1  Name of principle
                   This principle is the User Rights Amendment (September Indexation Measures) Principle 2013.
2  Commencement
                   This principle commences on 20 September 2013.
3  Authority
                   This principle is made under the Aged Care Act 1997.
4  Schedule(s)
                   Each instrument that is specified in a Schedule to this instrument is amended or repealed as set out in the applicable items in the Schedule concerned, and any other item in a Schedule to this instrument has effect according to its terms.
Schedule 1—Amendments
  
User Rights Principles 1997
1  Subsection 23.81P (5)
Repeal the subsection, substitute:
(5)        For paragraph 57A‑6 (1) (c) of the Act, for a post‑2008 reform resident who:
                (a)    first entered a residential care service for the provision of residential care (other than respite care) before 1 July 2004; and
               (b)    re‑enters care:
                      (i)           after 19 March 2008 and before 20 September 2008 — $15.76 is specified;
                     (ii)           on or after 20 September 2008 and before 20 March 2009 — $16.20 is specified;
                    (iii)           on or after 20 March 2009 and before 20 September 2009 — $16.35 is specified;
                    (iv)           on or after 20 September 2009 and before 20 March 2010 — $16.48 is specified;
                     (v)           on or after 20 March 2010 and before 20 September 2010 — $16.73 is specified;
                    (vi)           on or after 20 September 2010 and before 20 March 2011 — $16.99 is specified;
                   (vii)           on or after 20 March 2011 and before 20 September 2011 — $17.18 is specified;
                  (viii)           on or after 20 September 2011 and before 20 March 2012 — $17.60 is specified;
                    (ix)           on or after 20 March 2012 and before 20 September 2012 — $17.71 is specified;
                     (x)           on or after 20 September 2012 and before 20 March 2013 — $17.81 is specified;
                    (xi)           on or after 20 March 2013 and before 20 September 2013 — $18.10 is specified; or
                   (xii)           on or after 20 September 2013 and before 20 March 2014 — $18.24 is specified.
2  Subsection 23.81P (6)
Repeal the subsection, substitute:
         (6)   For paragraph 57A‑6 (1) (c) of the Act, for a post‑2008 reform resident who:
                (a)    first entered a residential care service for the provision of residential care (other than respite care) after 30 June 2004; and
               (b)    receives an income support payment; and
                (c)    enters care:
                      (i)           after 19 March 2008 and before 20 September 2008 — $19.56 is specified;
                     (ii)           on or after 20 September 2008 and before 20 March 2009 — $21.39 is specified;
                    (iii)           on or after 20 March 2009 and before 20 September 2009 — $23.22 is specified;
                    (iv)           on or after 20 September 2009 and before 20 March 2010 — $25.05 is specified;
                     (v)           on or after 20 March 2010 and before 20 September 2010 —$26.88 is specified;
                    (vi)           on or after 20 September 2010 and before 20 March 2011 —$28.72 is specified;
                   (vii)           on or after 20 March 2011 and before 20 September 2011 — $30.55 is specified;
                  (viii)           on or after 20 September 2011 and before 20 March 2012  — $32.38 is specified;
                    (ix)           on or after 20 March 2012 and before 20 September 2012 — $32.58 is specified;
                     (x)           on or after 20 September 2012 and before 20 March 2013 — $32.76 is specified;
                    (xi)           on or after 20 March 2013 and before 20 September 2013 — $33.29 is specified; or
                   (xii)           on or after 20 September 2013 and before 20 March 2014 — $33.55 is specified.
 
3  Subsection 23.81P (7)
Repeal the subsection, substitute:
         (7)   For paragraph 57A‑6 (1) (c) of the Act, for a post‑2008 reform resident who:
                (a)    first entered a residential care service for the provision of residential care (other than respite care) after 30 June 2004; and
               (b)    does not receive an income support payment; and
                (c)    is receiving care through  a service that meets the building requirements mentioned in section 21.11B of the Residential Care Subsidy Principles 1997; and
               (d)    enters care:
                      (i)           after 19 March 2008 and before 20 September 2010 — $26.88 is specified;
                     (ii)           on or after 20 September 2010 and before 20 March 2011 —$28.72 is specified;
                    (iii)           on or after 20 March 2011 and before 20 September 2011 — $30.55 is specified;
                    (iv)           on or after 20 September 2011 and before 20 March 2012 — $32.38 is specified;
                     (v)           on or after 20 March 2012 and before 20 September 2012 —  $32.58 is specified;  
                    (vi)           on or after 20 September 2012 and before 20 March 2013 — $32.76 is specified;
                   (vii)           on or after 20 March 2013 and before 20 September 2013 —  $33.29 is specified; or
                  (viii)           on or after 20 September 2013 and before 20 March 2014 — $33.55 is specified.  
 
4  Subsection 23.81P (8)
Repeal the subsection, substitute:
         (8)   For paragraph 57A‑6 (1) (c) of the Act, for a post‑2008 reform resident who:
                (a)    first entered a residential care service for the provision of residential care (other than respite care) after 30 June 2004; and
               (b)    does not receive an income support payment; and
                (c)    is receiving care through a service that does not meet the building requirements mentioned in section 21.11B of the Residential Care Subsidy Principles 1997; and
               (d)    enters care:
                      (i)           after 19 March 2008 and before 20 September 2008 — $24.37 is specified;
                     (ii)           on or after 20 September 2008 and before 20 March 2009 — $25.06 is specified;
                    (iii)           on or after 20 March 2009 and before 20 September 2009 — $25.28 is specified;
                    (iv)           on or after 20 September 2009 and before 20 March 2010 — $25.49 is specified;
                     (v)           on or after 20 March 2010 and before 20 September 2010 — $25.87 is specified;
                    (vi)           on or after 20 September 2010 and before 20 March 2011 — $26.27 is specified;
                   (vii)           on or after 20 March 2011 and before 20 September 2011 — $26.56 is specified;
                  (viii)           on or after 20 September 2011 and before 20 March 2012 — $27.22 is specified;
                    (ix)           on or after 20 March 2012 and before 20 September 2012 — $27.39 is specified;
                     (x)           on or after 20 September 2012 and before 20 March 2013 — $27.54 is specified;
                    (xi)           on or after 20 March 2013 and before 20 September 2013 — $27.98 is specified; or
                   (xii)           on or after 20 September 2013 and before 20 March 2014 — $28.20 is specified.