Full SSAT and AAT review rights are applicable under the Cape York initiative. Care, however, needs to be taken in determining the correct appeal path for the individual. Different aspects of the Cape York income management initiative can be appealed in Federal and Queensland jurisdictions. The broad distinction is that:
If a decision about income management is reviewed under the social security law, income management continues to apply until the review is finalised, unless otherwise directed by the relevant tribunal or court.
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Last reviewed: 1 June 2009