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Tax Laws Amendment (Confidentiality of Taxpayer Information) Bill 2009


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

Summary

The bill: amends the Taxation Administration Act 1953 to establish a framework to protect the confidentiality of taxpayer information by placing a general prohibition on the disclosure of taxpayer information except in certain specified circumstances; makes consequential amendments to 38 other Acts; contains a regulation making power; and repeals the A New Tax System (Bonuses for Older Australians) Act 1999.

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 19/11/09  
Second reading moved 19/11/09  
Lapsed at dissolution 19/07/10  
     

Text of bill

  • First reading

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Explanatory memoranda

  • Explanatory memorandum

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  • Supplementary explanatory memorandum

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Second reading speeches


Proposed amendments

House of Representatives
  • Government [sheet AE239]

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Schedules of amendments

Bills Digest



Notes
  • Referred to Committee (26/11/2009): Senate Economics Legislation Committee
  • Committee report (11/03/2010)
  • Referred to Committee (18/03/2010): Senate Committee of Privileges
  • Committee report (04/06/2010)
  • Access information for House of Representatives and Senate committees