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Tax Laws Amendment (2011 Measures No. 8) Bill 2011


Type
Government
Originating house
House of Representatives
Status
Act
Portfolio
Treasury

Summary

Introduced with the Pay As You Go Withholding Non-compliance Tax Bill 2011, the bill amends the: Income Tax Assessment Act 1997 to provide the Commissioner of Taxation with discretion to disregard certain events that would otherwise trigger the assessment of certain income for a primary production trust in the year of the event; Petroleum Resource Rent Tax Assessment Act 1987 to clarify the location of the ‘taxing point’ for the purposes of the petroleum resource rent tax; and Excise Act 1901 and Fuel Tax Act 2006 to clarify taxation arrangements for gaseous fuels.

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 13/10/11  
Second reading moved 13/10/11  
Second reading debate 21/11/11  
Second reading agreed to 21/11/11  
Consideration in detail debate 21/11/11 Amendment details: 2 Government agreed to
Third reading agreed to 21/11/11  
     
Senate
Introduced and read a first time 22/11/11  
Second reading moved 22/11/11  
Second reading agreed to 23/11/11  
Third reading agreed to 23/11/11  
     
Text of bill as passed both Houses 23/11/11  
Assent 29/11/11 Act no.: 136 of 2011
     

Text of bill

  • First reading

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  • Third 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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  • Revised explanatory memorandum

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Second reading speeches


Proposed amendments

House of Representatives
  • Government [sheet CG221]

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  • Non-Government
HOCKEY, Joe, MP

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Senate
  • Opposition [sheet 7181]
CORMANN, Sen Mathias

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Schedules of amendments

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Notes
  • Referred to Committee (13/10/2011): House Standing Committee on Economics; Committee report (03/11/2011)
  • Referred to Committee (03/11/2011): Senate Economics Legislation Committee; Committee report (21/11/2011)
  • Access information for House of Representatives and Senate committees
  • An electronic version of this Act is available in ComLaw ( www.comlaw.gov.au )