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Military Rehabilitation and Compensation Amendment (MRCA Supplement) Bill 2011


Type
Government
Originating house
House of Representatives
Status
Act
Portfolio
Veterans’ Affairs

Summary

Amends the Military Rehabilitation and Compensation Act 2004 to ensure that: certain wholly dependent partners of deceased defence force members or former members will be eligible to receive the MRCA supplement; and eligible persons do not receive additional equivalent payments under the Social Security Act 1991 or Veterans’ Entitlements Act 1986.

Progress of bill

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House of Representatives
Introduced and read a first time 10/02/11  
Second reading moved 10/02/11  
Referred to Main Committee 22/03/11  
Second reading debate 24/03/11  
Second reading agreed to 24/03/11  
Reported from Main Committee 24/03/11  
Third reading agreed to 24/03/11  
     
Senate
Introduced and read a first time 25/03/11  
Second reading moved 25/03/11  
Second reading debate 22/06/11  
Second reading agreed to 22/06/11  
Third reading agreed to 22/06/11  
     
Text of bill as passed both Houses 22/06/11  
Assent 26/07/11 Act no.: 87 - Year: 2011
     

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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Second reading speeches


Proposed amendments

No proposed amendments have been circulated.

Schedules of amendments

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Notes