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Aged Care Amendment (Independent Complaints Arrangements) Bill 2015


Type
Government
Originating house
Senate
Status
Before Senate
Portfolio
Social Services

Summary

Amends the: Aged Care Act 1997 to: transfer responsibility for the management and resolution of aged care complaints from the Secretary of the Department of Social Services to the Aged Care Commissioner; rename the Aged Care Commissioner to the Aged Care Complaints Commissioner; and make consequential amendments; and Australian Aged Care Quality Agency Act 2013 to make consequential amendments.

Progress of bill

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Senate
Introduced and read a first time 13/08/15  
Second reading moved 13/08/15  
     

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