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Tax Laws Amendment (Medicare Levy and Medicare Levy Surcharge) Bill 2009


Type
Government
Originating house
House of Representatives
Status
Act
Portfolio
Treasury

Summary

Amends the A New Tax System (Medicare Levy Surcharge--Fringe Benefits) Act 1999 and Medicare Levy Act 1986 to: increase the Medicare levy and Medicare levy surcharge low-income threshold amounts for individuals, families and pensioners below age pension age; and increase the phase-in limits as a result of the increased threshold amounts.

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 28/05/09  
Second reading moved 28/05/09  
Second reading debate 04/06/09  
Second reading agreed to 04/06/09  
Third reading agreed to 04/06/09  
     
Senate
Introduced and read a first time 15/06/09  
Second reading moved 15/06/09  
Second reading debate 15/06/09  
Second reading agreed to 15/06/09  
Third reading agreed to 15/06/09  
     
Text of bill as passed both Houses 15/06/09  
Assent 23/06/09 Act no.: 41 of 2009
     

Text of bill

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  • As passed by both Houses

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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

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Notes