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Veterans' Affairs Legislation Amendment (2002 Budget 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: indexation of the ceiling rate of income support supplement and service pension; backdating claims for income support supplement for certain war widows and widowers; and family situation rules applicable to income support supplement recipients.

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 20/06/02  
Second reading moved 20/06/02  
Second reading agreed to 27/08/02  
Third reading agreed to 27/08/02  
     
Senate
Introduced and read a first time 28/08/02  
Second reading moved 28/08/02  
Second reading agreed to 29/08/02  
Third reading agreed to 29/08/02  
     
Assent 06/09/02 Act no.: 72 - 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