Cook Islands Sessional Legislation
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Welfare Amendment Act 2018
1 Short Title
3 Child Benefit
4 Period for which child benefit payable
5 Amount of advances
An Act to amend the Welfare Act 1989.
The Parliament of the Cook Islands enacts as follows—
This Act is the Welfare Amendment Act 2018.
This Act comes into force on the day after the date on which it receives assent by the Queen’s Representative.
This Act amends the Welfare Act 1989.
Section 4 of the principal Act is amended by deleting from the last line of subsection (1) the word “twelve” and substituting the word “fourteen”.
Section 7 of the principal Act is amended by deleting from the last lines of subsections (1) and (4) the word “twelve” and substituting the word “fourteen”.
Section 27 of the principal Act is amended by deleting from the last line of subsection (2) the figure “12” and substituting the figure “14”.
This Act is administered by the Ministry of Internal Affairs.
Printed under the authority of the Cook Islands Parliament—2018.