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Families, Housing, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs and Other Legislation Amendment (Miscellaneous Measures) Bill 2010


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Families, Housing, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs and Other Legislation Amendment (Miscellaneous Measures) Bill 2008



Type
Government
Originating house
House of Representatives
Status
Act
Portfolio
Families, Housing, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs

Summary

Amends the: A New Tax System (Family Assistance) (Administration) Act 1999 and Social Security (Administration) Act 1999 to enable: Centrelink to make oral submissions to Social Security Appeals Tribunal (SSAT) hearings; SSAT to give oral reasons on ‘affirmed’ cases; and SSAT members to be appointed for a term of up to five years; Income Tax Assessment Act 1936, Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation Act 1988, Social Security Act 1991 and Veterans’ Entitlements Act 1986 to repeal redundant references to disability wage supplement and rehabilitation allowance; and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Act 2005, Native Title Amendment (Technical Amendments) Act 2007, Social Security Act 1991 and Social Security (Administration) Act 1999 to make technical amendments.

Progress of bill

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House of Representatives
Introduced and read a first time 25/11/08  
Second reading moved 25/11/08  
Referred to Main Committee 03/02/09  
Second reading debate 04/02/09  
Second reading agreed to 04/02/09  
Reported from Main Committee 04/02/09  
Third reading agreed to 04/02/09  
     
Senate
Introduced and read a first time 05/02/09  
Second reading moved 05/02/09  
Second reading debate 18/03/10  
Second reading agreed to 18/03/10  
Third reading agreed to 18/03/10  
     
Text of bill as passed both Houses 18/03/10  
Assent 13/04/10 Act no.: 33 of 2010
     

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Explanatory memoranda

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Second reading speeches


Proposed amendments

No proposed amendments have been circulated.

Schedules of amendments

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Notes