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Fuel Indexation (Road Funding) Bill 2014

Originating house
House of Representatives
Before Senate


Part of a package of four bills to re-introduce the biannual indexation of fuel excise and excise-equivalent fuel duties, the bill amends the: Fuel Tax Act 2006 to provide that the same indexed rate is used for determining the amount of excise or excise-equivalent customs duty payable on the fuel and the amount of the fuel tax credit; proposed Fuel Indexation (Road Funding) Special Account Act 2014 to make amendments consequential on the Public Governance, Performance and Accountability Act 2013; and COAG Reform Fund Act 2008, Excise Act 1901 and Energy Grants (Cleaner Fuels) Scheme Regulations 2004 to make other consequential amendments.

Progress of bill

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House of Representatives
Introduced and read a first time 19/06/14  
Second reading moved 19/06/14  
Second reading debate 25/06/14  
Second reading agreed to 25/06/14  
Third reading agreed to 25/06/14  
Introduced and read a first time 26/06/14  
Second reading moved 26/06/14  

Text of bill

  • First reading


Explanatory memoranda

  • Explanatory memorandum


Second reading speeches

Proposed amendments

No proposed amendments have been circulated.

Schedules of amendments

Bills Digest

  • Referred to Committee (19/06/2014): Senate Economics Legislation Committee; Committee report (07/07/2014)
  • Access information for House of Representatives and Senate committees