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Veterans' Affairs Legislation Amendment (Statements of Principles and Other Measures) Bill 2007


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Veterans' Affairs Legislation Amendment (Statements of Principles and Other Measures) Bill 2006



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

Summary

Amends the: Veterans’ Entitlements Act 1986 to: enable the Repatriation Medical Authority to review one or a number of factors in a Statement of Principles; enable benefits and allowances fixed or calculated by regulations or other legislative instruments to be funded from the Consolidated Revenue Fund; clarify and amend the operation of income streams rules; Military Rehabilitation and Compensation Act 2004 to correct minor errors and anomalies; and Military Rehabilitation and Compensation (Consequential and Transitional Provisions) Act 2004 and Veterans’ Entitlements Act 1986 in relation to access to specified treatment for certain veterans and dependents.

Progress of bill

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House of Representatives
Introduced and read a first time 06/12/06  
Second reading moved 06/12/06  
Second reading agreed to 07/02/07  
Third reading agreed to 07/02/07  
     
Senate
Introduced and read a first time 08/02/07  
Second reading moved 08/02/07  
Second reading agreed to 01/03/07  
Third reading agreed to 01/03/07  
     
Assent 15/03/07 Act no.: 29 of 2007
     

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Explanatory memoranda

  • Explanatory memorandum

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Second reading speeches


Proposed amendments

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Schedules of amendments

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Notes