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Social Security and Veterans’ Entitlements Amendment (Commonwealth Seniors Health Card) Bill 2009


Type
Government
Originating house
House of Representatives
Status
Not Proceeding
Portfolio
Families, Housing, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs

Summary

Amends the Social Security Act 1991 and Veterans’ Entitlements Act 1986 to provide for adjusted taxable income to include income from a superannuation stream with a taxed source (gross superannuation) and income salary sacrificed to superannuation for the purposes of qualification for the Commonwealth seniors health card.

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 12/02/09  
Second reading moved 12/02/09  
Second reading debate 11/03/09  
Second reading debate 12/03/09  
Second reading debate 16/03/09  
Second reading debate 17/03/09  
Second reading agreed to 17/03/09  
Third reading agreed to 17/03/09  
     
Senate
Introduced and read a first time 18/03/09  
Second reading moved 18/03/09  
Second reading debate 19/03/09  
Second reading debate 20/03/09  
Second reading agreed to 20/03/09  
Committee of the Whole debate 20/03/09  
Discharged from Notice Paper 17/06/09  
     

Text of bill

  • First reading

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Explanatory memoranda

  • Explanatory memorandum

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Second reading speeches


Proposed amendments

Senate
  • Australian Greens [sheet 5772]
SIEWERT, Sen Rachel

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  • Australian Greens [sheet 5758]
SIEWERT, Sen Rachel

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  • Independent [sheet 5773]
XENOPHON, Sen Nick

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Schedules of amendments

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Notes