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SOCIAL SECURITY ACT 1991 - SECT 569

Activity test

General

             (1)  Subject to subsection (2), a person satisfies the activity test in respect of a period if the person satisfies the Secretary that, throughout the period, the person is undertaking qualifying study (see section 569A).

Persons who do not satisfy the activity test

             (2)  A person cannot be taken to satisfy the activity test if the person:

                     (a)  is a new apprentice; or

                     (b)  has completed a course for:

                              (i)  a degree of Doctor at an educational institution; or

                             (ii)  a qualification at a foreign institution that is, in the Secretary's opinion, of the same standing as a degree of Doctor at an educational institution.

Note:          For educational institution see subsection 23(1).



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