Updated modelling on child support reformsOn 14 August the Australian Government released updated analysis of the third stage of the child support reforms introduced by the previous government, which includes the new child support formula.
A copy of the full analysis is available from the FAHCSIA website.
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Updated report on the population impact of the new child support formula (July 2009)
13 August 2009
This updated analysis details changes over the first six months' operation of the new child support formula
Table of contents
2. The new child support formula: what's different?
3. New Principles
The use of child support money in meeting housing costs
Kristin Natalier, University of Tasmania School of Sociology and Social Work
This paper explores how - and indeed, if - child support money is a useful resource in meeting the housing needs of the children of separated parents and the resident parent who receives the payments.
To access the paper, go to: http://www.sprc.unsw.edu.au/ASPC2009/papers/Paper278.pdf