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Education Services for Overseas Students (TPS Levies) Bill 2011


Type
Government
Originating house
House of Representatives
Status
Act
Portfolio
Education, Employment and Workplace Relations

Summary

Part of a package of three bills to establish a tuition protection service (TPS), the bill: establishes the TPS levy to be imposed on registered providers and sets out the basis for its calculation; provides that certain providers may be exempt from components of the levy; and requires the dollar amounts of the administrative fee component and the base fee component to be published annually.

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 22/09/11  
Second reading moved 22/09/11  
Second reading debate 02/11/11  
Second reading debate 03/11/11  
Second reading agreed to 03/11/11  
Third reading agreed to 03/11/11  
     
Senate
Introduced and read a first time 03/11/11  
Second reading moved 03/11/11  
Second reading debate 29/02/12  
Second reading agreed to 29/02/12  
Committee of the Whole debate 29/02/12  
Third reading agreed to 29/02/12  
     
Text of bill as passed both Houses 29/02/12  
Assent 20/03/12 Act no.: 11 - Year: 2012
     

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

Senate
  • Australian Greens [sheet 7192]
RHIANNON, Sen Lee

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Schedules of amendments

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Notes
  • Referred to Committee (22/09/2011): House Standing Committee on Education and Employment; Committee report (01/11/2011)
  • Referred to Committee (13/10/2011): Senate Education, Employment and Workplace Relations Legislation Committee; Committee report (27/02/2012)
  • Access information for House of Representatives and Senate committees
  • An electronic version of this Act is available in ComLaw ( www.comlaw.gov.au )