Law of 25 October 2012 amending the General Law on Special Sickness Expenses and the Social Support Act in connection with the introduction of a power income update for the determination of own contributions to care or facilities on the basis of those laws
We Beatrix, at the grace of God, Queen of the Netherlands, Princess of Orange-Nassau, etc., etc., etc.
All of them, who will see or hear these, saluut! do know:
In this regard, we have taken into account that it is desirable to have the level of own contributions as defined in the Treaty. General Law Specific Health Costs and the Social support law make it dependent on the ability of the insured person and his spouse;
It is true that we, the Department of Consultative Affairs of the Council of State, and with the mean consultations of the States-General, have found and understand the same as We approve and understand:
Article 6, sixth paragraph, of the General Law on Special Sickness Benefits and the Articles 15, 4th paragraph , and 19, third member, of the Social Support Act shall not apply to the initial adoption of the general measures of management referred to in those Articles.
Within two years of the entry into force of this Act, our Minister of Health, Welfare and Sport shall send to the States General a report on the effectiveness, effects and implementation by the CAK in the practice of Articles 6 and 41 of the General Law on Special Sickness Benefits and the Articles 15 and 19 of the Social Support Act as they are to be replaced after 1 January 2013.
This Act shall enter into force as from 1 January 2013.
Burdens and orders that it will be placed in the Official Gazette and that all ministries, authorities, colleges and public servants who so far as to do so will keep their hands on the precise execution.
' s-Gravenhage, 25 October 2012
The Secretary of State for Health, Welfare and Sport,
M. L. L. E. Veldhuijzen of Zanten-HyllnerPublished the 13th of November 2012
The Minister for Security and Justice,
I. W. Opstelten