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Tax Bonus for Working Australians (Consequential Amendments) Bill 2009


Type
Government
Originating house
House of Representatives
Status
Not Proceeding
Portfolio
Treasury

Summary

Part of a package of six bills to give effect to the Government’s Nation Building and Jobs Plan, the bill makes consequential amendments to the Income Tax Assessment Act 1936, Income Tax Assessment Act 1997, Social Security Act 1991, Taxation Administration Act 1953 and Veterans’ Entitlement Act 1986 to: ensure bonus payments are not treated as income for tax and welfare related purposes; and provide for administrative arrangements applicable to the bonus payments.

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 04/02/09  
Second reading moved 04/02/09  
Second reading debate 04/02/09
(after midnight)
 
Second reading agreed to 04/02/09
(after midnight)
 
Third reading agreed to 04/02/09
(after midnight)
 
     
Senate
Introduced and read a first time 05/02/09  
Second reading moved 05/02/09  
Second reading debate 05/02/09  
Second reading debate 10/02/09  
Second reading agreed to 11/02/09  
Committee of the Whole debate 11/02/09  
Third reading negatived 12/02/09  
     

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

Bills Digest



Notes
  • Referred to Committee (05/02/2009): Senate Finance and Public Administration Committee
  • Committee report (10/02/2009)
  • Access information for House of Representatives and Senate committees