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Private Health Insurance (Transitional Provisions and Consequential Amendments) Bill 2007


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Private Health Insurance (Transitional Provisions and Consequential Amendments) Bill 2006



Type
Government
Originating house
House of Representatives
Status
Act
Portfolio
Health and Ageing

Summary

Part of a package of seven bills to reform the private health insurance sector, the bill: provides for the transition to the new regulatory framework; makes consequential amendments to 23 Acts, including changes to the income tax law in relation to income tax offsets; repeals redundant provisions in the National Health Act 1953, Health Insurance Act 1973 and Remuneration Tribunal Act 1973; and repeals the Private Health Insurance (ACAC Review Levy) Act 2003 and Private Health Insurance Incentives Act 1998.

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 07/12/06  
Second reading moved 07/12/06  
Second reading agreed to 14/02/07  
Third reading agreed to 14/02/07  
     
Senate
Introduced and read a first time 26/02/07  
Second reading moved 26/02/07  
Second reading agreed to 20/03/07  
Committee of the Whole debate 23/03/07 Amendment details: 51 Government agreed to
Third reading agreed to 23/03/07  
     
House of Representatives
Message from Senate reported 26/03/07  
Consideration of Senate message 27/03/07 Details: House agreed to Senate amendments
     
Assent 30/03/07 Act no.: 32 - Year: 2007
     

Text of bill

  • First reading

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Explanatory memoranda

  • Explanatory memorandum

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Second reading speeches


Proposed amendments

House of Representatives
  • Non-Government

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Senate
  • Government [sheet RC310]

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  • Opposition [sheet 5218]
MCLUCAS, Sen Jan

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Schedules of amendments

  • Schedule of the amendments made by the Senate

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Notes