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20 September 2019 (v1.258)

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1.1.A.375 AWOTE, relevant AWOTE, AWOTE weeks Updated AWOTE figure.
1.1.P.57 ParentsNext Clarified policy.
1.1.R.55 Receiving Updated policy.
1.2.8.10 Health care card (HCC) - description Clarified policy.
3.1.16 Payability during the Green Army Programme Added note that the Green Army Programme is closed.
3.2.9.85 Suitable activity - Green Army Programme Added note that the Green Army Programme is closed.
3.6.6.50 Assessment of vocational training for standard rate MOB Remove reference to the Green Army Programme.
3.9.1.70 LIC - assessment of income Updated income limits.
3.9.3.30 Assessment of income for CSHC Updated income limits.
4.2.7 DRA income test Updated effective date of rates.
4.3.2.35 Income exempt from assessment - s 8(11) exempt lump sums Updated list of lump sums specifically exempted under section 8(11).
4.9.3.35 Means test assessment of asset-tested income streams (lifetime) Clarified policy.
4.10.7.50 Historical income limits for CSHC Updated income limits.
4.10.7.60 Historical income limits for LIC from 20/09/1996 Updated income limits.
4.14.3.40 Means testing of special disability trusts Updated concessional asset value limit.
5.1.1.20 YA - current rates Updated rates.
5.1.7.10 RA - current rates Updated rates.
5.1.7.60 TAL - current rates Updated rates.
5.1.7.110 UA - current rates Updated rates.
5.1.8.10 Common pension rates Updated to reflect indexation.
5.1.8.20 Common benefit rates Updated to reflect indexation.
5.1.9.10 Pension supplement - current rates Updated rates.
5.2.1.20 Single unemployment & sickness benefit - November 1984 to present date Updated to reflect indexation.
5.2.1.30 Married unemployment & sickness benefit - November 1984 to present date Updated to reflect indexation.
5.2.1.50 Youth related payments - July 1986 to present date Clarified policy.
5.2.2.10 Maximum basic rates of pension - July 1909 to present date Updated rates.
5.2.2.15 Historical transitional pension rates payable from 20/09/2009 Updated to reflect indexation.
5.2.3.10 Widow class A, supporting parent's benefit, sole parent pension, PPS - rates from July 1942 to present date Updated rates.
5.2.3.30 Widow B, C & D pension, bereavement allowance - July 1942 to present date Updated rates.
5.2.4.50 Parenting payment & associated rates - July 1995 to present date Updated rates.
5.2.6.10 RA rates - June 1990 to present date Updated to reflect indexation.
5.2.6.40 TAL & telephone rental concession historical rates - January 1990 to present date Updated rates.
5.2.6.100 UA historical rates - March 2005 to present date Updated rates.
5.2.8.10 Pension supplement - historical rates Updated rates.
5.5.2.10 Single person 22 years & over, no dependents, income over $254 per fortnight Updated to reflect indexation.
5.5.2.20 Single person 22 years & over, no dependents, income $254 & under per fortnight Updated to reflect indexation.
5.5.2.30 Single person 22 years & over, no dependents, paying no rent Updated to reflect indexation.
5.5.2.40 Single person under 22 years, no dependents, income $250 & under per fortnight Updated to reflect indexation.
5.5.2.50 Single person 22 years & over, principal carer of dependent children Updated to reflect indexation.
5.5.3.10 Partnered allowance recipient, partner also receives an allowance, income above free areas Updated to reflect indexation.
5.5.3.30 Partnered NSA recipient, partner's income results in nil rate, or partner not on income support Updated to reflect indexation.
5.5.3.50 Partnered allowance recipient, partner receiving pension Updated to reflect indexation.
5.5.3.60 Partnered allowance recipient - compensation effect on partner Updated to reflect indexation.
5.5.4.10 PPP, partner not a pensioner Updated to reflect indexation.
5.5.4.30 PPP, partner a pensioner, recipient qualifies for PhA Updated to reflect indexation.
5.5.4.40 PPP, compensation effect on partner Updated to reflect indexation.
5.5.4.50 PPS, under age pension age, 2 children Updated to reflect indexation.
5.5.4.60 PPS, over age pension age, 1 child Updated to reflect indexation.
5.5.5 Samples of DRA rate calculations Updated effective date.
5.5.5.20 DRA, eligible for NSA, income cut-off does not apply Updated to reflect indexation.
5.5.5.30 DRA, Eligible for NSA, Income cut-off applies Updated to reflect indexation.
6.3.1 Non-payment-specific overpayments Updated Act reference.