Aged Care (Residential care subsidy - amount of concessional resident supplement) Determination 2008 (No. 2)

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Aged Care (Residential care subsidy — amount of concessional resident supplement) Determination 2008 (No. 2)¹
Aged Care Act 1997
 
I, JUSTINE ELLIOT, Minister for Ageing, make this Determination under subsection 44-6 (4) of the Aged Care Act 1997.
 
Dated   Sept 19th                         2008
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
JUSTINE ELLIOT
Minister for Ageing
1              Name of Determination
This Determination is the Aged Care (Residential care subsidy — amount of concessional resident supplement) Determination 2008 (No. 2).  This Determination may also be cited as ACA Ch. 3 No. 24/2008.
2              Commencement
This Determination commences on 20 September 2008.
3              Revocation
The Aged Care (Residential care subsidy – amount of concessional resident supplement) Determination 2008 made by the Minister on 17 March 2008 under subsection 44-6 (4) of the Act is revoked.
4              Definitions
In this Determination:
 
Act means the Aged Care Act 1997.
 
new resident has the meaning given by section 21.11B of the Residential Care Subsidy Principles 1997.
 
relevant residential care service, for a care recipient who is a concessional resident, means the residential care service that provides residential care (other than respite care) to the care recipient on a day.
5              Amount of concessional resident supplement
For subsection 44-6 (4) of the Act, the amount of concessional resident supplement for a day is:
 
(a)     for a care recipient who is a concessional resident:
 
(i)             if, on the day, more than 40% of the new residents to whom the relevant residential care service provides residential care (other than respite care) are supported residents, concessional residents or assisted residents — $18.23; and
 
(ii)           in any other case — $11.92; and
 
(b)     for a care recipient who is an assisted resident — $7.50.
Note
1.       All legislative instruments and compilations are registered on the Federal Register of Legislative Instruments kept under the Legislative Instruments Act 2003. See http://www.fr1i.gov.au.

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