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Business Services Wage Assessment Tool Payment Scheme Bill 2014


Type
Government
Originating house
House of Representatives
Status
Before Senate
Portfolio
Social Services

Summary

Introduced with the Business Services Wage Assessment Tool Payment Scheme (Consequential Amendments) Bill 2014, the bill responds to the Federal Court’s decision in Nojin v Commonwealth of Australia [2012] FCAFC 192 by establishing a payment scheme for supported employees with intellectual impairment in Australian Disability Enterprises who previously had their wages assessed under the Business Services Wage Assessment Tool.

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 05/06/14  
Second reading moved 05/06/14  
Second reading debate 17/06/14  
Second reading agreed to 17/06/14  
Third reading agreed to 17/06/14  
     
Senate
Introduced and read a first time 19/06/14  
Second reading moved 19/06/14  
     

Text of bill

  • First reading

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Explanatory memoranda

  • Explanatory memorandum

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  • Supplementary explanatory memorandum

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  • Addendum to explanatory memorandum

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Second reading speeches


Proposed amendments

Senate
  • Government [sheet EH127]

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  • Opposition [sheet 7544]
MOORE, Sen Claire

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Schedules of amendments

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Notes
  • Referred to Committee (19/06/2014): Senate Community Affairs Legislation Committee; Committee report (27/08/2014)
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