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Social Security (Job Search and Newstart) Amendment Act 1991 (No. 68 of 1991)

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Social security (general standards); Unemployment benefit
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This amendment to the Social Security Act 1991 creates a comprehensive unemployment insurance program. It provides benefits for qualified individuals under either the Job Search provision of the Act or for those who have entered into a Newstart Activity Agreement. Such an agreement offers benefit to those involved in a number of allowable activities, including vocational training; approved unpaid voluntary work; job searching; etc.

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    127 p.