Budget 2000-01 'What's New What's Different'

A. Stronger families and communities strategy

B. Welfare reform

C. Increase in youth allowance family assests limits for farms and businesses

D. Introduction of a preparing for work agreement for new claimants of unemployment payments

E. Child support package

F. Revised means test treatment of private trusts and private companie

G. Compliance package

H. Protection of people affected by the termination of the social security agreement with the United Kingdom

I. Simplification package

J. Removal of Anomaly between Abstudy and the social security income test

K. Removal of direct deduction rules from partners of compensation recipients

L. Unauthorised arrivals in Australia package: reducing the incentives for unauthorised arrivals

M. Extension of retirement assistance for farmers scheme (RAFS)


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