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Veterans' Affairs Legislation Amendment (Further Budget 2000 and Other Measures) Bill 2002


Type
Government
Originating house
House of Representatives
Status
Act
Portfolio
Veterans' Affairs

Summary

Amends the Veterans’ Entitlements Act 1986 in relation to: treatment of periodic compensation payments and recovery of compensation debts from payers and insurers; treatment of unrealisable financial assets for the purposes of the assets test hardship provisions and income test deeming provisions; inclusion of small superannuation accounts in definitions relating to income and assets; operation of income streams rules; and rounding of service pensions and income support supplement payments to the nearest cent.

Progress of bill

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House of Representatives
Introduced and read a first time 21/02/02  
Second reading moved 21/02/02  
Second reading agreed to 20/03/02  
Third reading agreed to 20/03/02  
     
Senate
Introduced and read a first time 21/03/02  
Second reading moved 21/03/02  
Second reading amendment agreed to 21/03/02 Details: 1 Opposition
Second reading agreed to 21/03/02  
Third reading agreed to 21/03/02  
     
Assent 04/04/02 Act no.: 11 - Year: 2002
     

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

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Notes