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Superannuation (Government Co-contribution for Low Income Earners) Bill 2003


Type
Government
Originating house
House of Representatives
Status
Act
Portfolio
Treasury

Summary

Introduced with the Superannuation (Government Co-contribution for Low Income Earners) (Consequential Amendments) Bill 2003, the bill establishes arrangements for government-funded superannuation co-contributions for eligible low income earners. Also contains a regulation-making power.

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 29/05/03  
Second reading moved 29/05/03  
Second reading agreed to 19/06/03  
Third reading agreed to 19/06/03  
     
Senate
Introduced and read a first time 23/06/03  
Second reading moved 23/06/03  
Second reading agreed to 16/09/03  
Committee of the Whole debate 18/09/03 Amendment details: 11 Government and 4 Australian Greens agreed to
Requests details: 2 Government agreed to
Committee of the Whole debate 07/10/03 Amendment details: 1 Opposition agreed to
     
House of Representatives
Consideration of Senate message 08/10/03 Details: House made Senate requests for amendments
     
Senate
Third reading agreed to 09/10/03  
     
House of Representatives
Consideration of Senate message 13/10/03 Details: House agreed to Senate amendments nos 1 to 4, 8 to 11 and 13 to 15, and disagreed to amendments nos 5 to 7 and 12
     
Senate
Consideration of House of Reps message 17/10/03 Details: Senate did not insist on its amendments disagreed to by the House
     
Assent 12/11/03 Act no.: 110 - Year: 2003
     

Text of bill

  • First reading

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Explanatory memoranda

  • Explanatory Memorandum

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Second reading speeches


Proposed amendments

  • (HoR) House Schedule 1

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  • (HoR) Non-Government 1

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  • Senate Requests

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Schedules of amendments

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Notes
  • An electronic version of this Act is available on the Federal Register of Legislation (www.legislation.gov.au)