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1.1.S.170 Short term available funds test (SpB)

Definition

For the purposes of SpB, the short term available funds test is a liquid funds test which precludes payment to a person who has more than the equivalent of 2 weeks benefit plus FTB at the maximum applicable rates.

Policy reference: SS Guide 1.1.L.60 Liquid funds (SpB)

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