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Family Assistance Legislation Amendment (More Help for Families—One-off Payments) Bill 2004


Type
Government
Originating house
House of Representatives
Status
Act
Portfolio
Family and Community Services

Summary

Amends the: A New Tax System (Family Assistance) Act 1999, A New Tax System (Family Assistance) (Administration) Act 1999, Income Tax Assessment Act 1936, Income Tax Assessment Act 1997 and Social Security Act 1991 to provide for a one-off payment to eligible families; and Social Security Act 1991, Social Security (Administration) Act 1999, Income Tax Assessment Act 1936 and Income Tax Assessment Act 1997 to provide for one-off payments to carer allowance and carer payment recipients. Also establishes an administrative scheme to provide payments if the statutory one-off payments regime does not produce an appropriate result.

Progress of bill

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House of Representatives
Introduced and read a first time 11/05/04  
Second reading moved 11/05/04  
Second reading agreed to 12/05/04  
Third reading agreed to 12/05/04  
     
Senate
Introduced and read a first time 13/05/04  
Second reading moved 13/05/04  
Second reading agreed to 13/05/04  
Third reading agreed to 13/05/04  
     
Assent 26/05/04 Act no.: 60 - Year: 2004
     

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