Hospitals (Licensing and Conduct of Private Psychiatric Hostels) Regulations 1997

    14. Minimum proportion of pension for resident's use

    (1) If a resident of a hostel is in receipt of a pension payable under laws of the Commonwealth, the licence holder of the hostel is to ensure that there is paid or remitted to the resident for his or her own use, at least 12.5% of the basic pension.

    Penalty: $500.

    (2) In this regulation

    }basic pension~ does not include any part of a pension that is to pay for, or offset, the accommodation costs of the recipient.

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