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Long-Term Care (Benefits) (Amendment No. 10) (Jersey) Order 2021

Made                                                                                          22nd November 2021

Coming into force                                                                           1st January 2022

THE MINISTER FOR SOCIAL SECURITY makes this Order under Article 4 of the Long-Term Care (Jersey) Law 2012 –

1        Long-Term Care (Benefits) (Jersey) Order 2014 amended

This Order amends the Long-Term Care (Benefits) (Jersey) Order 2014.

2        Article 8 (rates for long-term care benefit comprising standard care costs) amended

In the table in Article 8 –

(a)     in column 3 of the item relating to level of standard care 1, for “£394.73” there is substituted “£407.82”;

(b)     in column 3 of the item relating to level of standard care 2, for “£602.28” there is substituted “£622.16”;

(c)     in column 3 of the item relating to level of standard care 3, for “£870.59” there is substituted “£899.36”;

(d)     in column 3 of the item relating to level of standard care 4, for “£1094.52” there is substituted “£1,130.64”.

3        Article 9 (conditions for receiving a long-term care benefit comprising standard care costs) amended

In Article 9(c) –

(a)     for “£349.65” there is substituted “£361.20”;

(b)     for “£38.22” there is substituted “£39.55”.

4        Article 10 (amount required to be paid towards standard care costs) amended

(1)     In Article 10(1) and (2)(a), for “£58,230” there is substituted “£60,160”.

(2)     In Article 10(2)(b), for “£87,350” there is substituted “£90,240”.

5        Article 12 (co-payment benefits – loans to meet the costs referred to in Article 9(b), (c) and (d)) amended

In Article 12(2)(b) and (5)(c), for “£349.65” there is substituted “£361.20”.

6        Citation and commencement

This Order may be cited as the Long-Term Care (Benefits) (Amendment No. 10) (Jersey) Order 2021 and comes into force on 1st January 2022.

Deputy J.A. Martin of St. Helier

Minister for Social Security

 

 


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