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SOCIAL SECURITY ACT 1991 - SECT 198AD

Qualification--wife pension and carer allowance recipient

                   A woman is qualified for a carer payment if:

                     (a)  immediately before 20 March 2020, the woman was receiving a wife pension under Part 2.4; and

                     (b)  immediately before 20 March 2020, the woman was receiving carer allowance under Part 2.19; and

                     (c)  on and after 20 March 2020, the woman continuously receives carer allowance under Part 2.19; and

                     (d)  the woman is not otherwise qualified for a carer payment.

Note:          The effect of paragraph (c) is that once the woman stops receiving carer allowance, the woman will not be able to again qualify for a carer payment under this section.



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