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Social Security and Family Assistance Legislation Amendment (Weekly Payments) Bill 2010


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, A New Tax System (Family Assistance) Act 1999, Social Security (Administration) Act 1999 and Social Security Act 1991 to allow weekly payments of social security periodic payment, family tax benefit and baby bonus to people assessed as being vulnerable; and Social Security (Administration) Act 1999 to make technical corrections.

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 10/02/10  
Second reading moved 10/02/10  
Referred to Main Committee 25/02/10  
Second reading debate 11/03/10  
Second reading agreed to 11/03/10  
Reported from Main Committee 11/03/10  
Third reading agreed to 11/03/10  
     
Senate
Introduced and read a first time 15/03/10  
Second reading moved 15/03/10  
Second reading debate 17/03/10  
Second reading agreed to 17/03/10  
Committee of the Whole debate 17/03/10 Requests details: 2 Government agreed to
     
House of Representatives
Consideration of Senate message 17/03/10 Details: House made Senate requested amendments
     
Senate
Third reading agreed to 18/03/10  
     
Text of bill as passed both Houses 18/03/10  
Assent 14/04/10 Act no.: 45 of 2010
     

Text of bill

  • First reading

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  • As passed by both Houses

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Explanatory memoranda

  • Explanatory memorandum

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  • Supplementary explanatory memorandum

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Second reading speeches


Proposed amendments

Senate
  • Government [sheet BG224]

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Schedules of amendments

  • Schedule of the requests by the Senate for amendments

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Notes