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Treasury Laws Amendment (National Housing and Homelessness Agreement) Bill 2017


Type
Government
Originating house
House of Representatives
Status
Before Reps
Portfolio
Treasury

Summary

Amends the Federal Financial Relations Act 2009 to enable the Commonwealth to provide financial assistance to the states for housing, homelessness and housing affordability matters by: ceasing the National Specific Purpose Payment for Housing Services; and providing ongoing funding in accordance with a primary housing agreement, a supplementary housing agreement or a designated housing agreement.

Progress of bill

For committee reference information, please see the Notes section at the end of this page.

House of Representatives
Introduced and read a first time 25/10/17  
Second reading moved 25/10/17  
     

Text of bill

  • First reading

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Explanatory memoranda

  • Explanatory memorandum

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Second reading speeches


Proposed amendments

No proposed amendments have been circulated.

Schedules of amendments

Bills Digest



Notes
  • Referred to Committee (16/11/2017): Senate Economics Legislation Committee; Report due 06/02/2018