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Private Health Insurance Legislation Amendment (Base Premium) Bill 2013


Type
Government
Originating house
House of Representatives
Status
Act
Portfolio
Health and Ageing

Summary

Amends the Private Health Insurance Act 2007 to provide, for the purposes of determining the private health insurance rebate, a base premium for each private health insurance policy as at 1 April 2013 which will be indexed annually by the lesser of the Consumer Price Index or the percentage of any increase in the premium.

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 15/05/13  
Second reading moved 15/05/13  
Second reading debate 27/05/13  
Second reading debate 28/05/13  
Second reading debate 30/05/13  
Second reading debate 03/06/13  
Second reading debate 04/06/13  
Second reading agreed to 04/06/13  
Third reading agreed to 04/06/13  
     
Senate
Introduced and read a first time 17/06/13  
Second reading moved 17/06/13  
Second reading debate 27/06/13  
Second reading agreed to 27/06/13  
Third reading agreed to 27/06/13  
     
Text of bill as passed both Houses 27/06/13  
Assent 29/06/13 Act no.: 106 of 2013
     

Text of bill

  • First reading

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  • As passed by both Houses

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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

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Notes
  • Referred to Committee (16/05/2013): Senate Community Affairs Legislation Committee; Committee report (17/06/2013)
  • Access information for House of Representatives and Senate committees
  • An electronic version of this Act is available in ComLaw ( www.comlaw.gov.au )