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SOCIAL SECURITY ACT 1991 - SECT 1061ZUC

Extension cards

             (1)  This section applies if:

                     (a)  a person qualifies for a concession card under the following section (the qualification section ):

                              (i)  section 1061ZB, 1061ZC, 1061ZD, 1061ZDA, 1061ZEB or 1061ZM;

                             (ii)  section 1061ZEA as a result of the operation of subsection 1061ZEA(2A); and

                     (b)  as a result of subsection 1061ZUB(1), the person's qualification for the card is not affected by a period of absence; and

                     (c)  at the end of the period of 6 weeks mentioned in subsection 1061ZUB(2), the card is cancelled; and

                     (d)  after that time, the person returns to Australia; and

                     (e)  the person qualifies again for the card under the qualification section (and in the case of section 1061ZEA, the person qualifies as a result of the operation of subsection 1061ZEA(2A)); and

                      (f)  the period for which the person was qualified under the qualification section has not yet ended.

             (2)  To avoid doubt, the person continues to qualify for the concession card until the end of the period for which the person was qualified under the qualification section (unless the person ceases to be qualified for the card at an earlier time).

   



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