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Health and Other Services (Compensation) Care Charges Amendment (Norfolk Island) Bill 2015


Type
Government
Originating house
House of Representatives
Status
Act
Portfolio
Infrastructure

Summary

Part of a package of eight bills to reform the legal and governance framework for Norfolk Island, the bill amends the Health and Other Services (Compensation) Care Charges Act 1995 to ensure that Medicare benefits, nursing home benefits or residential care subsidies are recoverable from persons on Norfolk Island who receive compensation or damages through a judgment or settlement.

Progress of bill

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House of Representatives
Introduced and read a first time 26/03/15  
Second reading moved 26/03/15  
Second reading debate 12/05/15  
Second reading agreed to 12/05/15  
Third reading agreed to 12/05/15  
     
Senate
Introduced and read a first time 13/05/15  
Second reading moved 13/05/15  
Second reading debate 14/05/15  
Second reading agreed to 14/05/15  
Third reading agreed to 14/05/15  
     
Finally passed both Houses 14/05/15  
Assent 26/05/15 Act no.: 54 - Year: 2015
     

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