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Social Security Legislation Amendment (Youth Jobs Path: Prepare, Trial, Hire) Bill 2016


Type
Government
Originating house
House of Representatives
Status
Act
Portfolio
Employment

Summary

Amends the: Social Security Act 1991 and Veterans’ Entitlements Act 1986 to provide that fortnightly incentive payments made to young job seekers undertaking internships under the Youth Jobs PaTH do not affect social security payments or veterans’ entitlements; and Social Security (Administration) Act 1999 to provide that young job seekers employed by a Youth Jobs PaTH employer may have their social security payments suspended rather than cancelled in certain circumstances.

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 13/10/16  
Second reading moved 13/10/16  
Second reading debate 08/11/16  
Second reading debate 10/11/16  
Second reading debate 22/11/16  
Second reading debate 23/11/16  
Second reading agreed to 23/11/16  
Consideration in detail debate 23/11/16  
Third reading agreed to 23/11/16  
     
Senate
Introduced and read a first time 24/11/16  
Second reading moved 24/11/16  
Second reading debate 13/02/17  
Second reading debate 09/05/17  
Second reading debate 10/05/17  
Second reading agreed to 10/05/17  
Committee of the Whole debate 10/05/17 Amendment details: 1 Nick Xenophon Team agreed to
Third reading agreed to 10/05/17  
     
House of Representatives
Message from Senate reported 10/05/17  
     
Finally passed both Houses 10/05/17  
     
House of Representatives
Consideration of Senate message 11/05/17 Details: House agreed to Senate amendment
     
Assent 19/05/17 Act no: 42 - Year: 2017
     

Text of bill

  • First reading

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Explanatory memoranda

  • Explanatory memorandum

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Second reading speeches


Proposed amendments

Senate
  • Nick Xenophon Team [sheet 8034]
GRIFF, Sen Stirling

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  • Pauline Hansons One Nation [sheet 8129]
HANSON, Sen Pauline

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Schedules of amendments

  • Schedule of the amendment made by the Senate

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Bills Digest



Notes
  • Referred to Committee (10/11/2016): Senate Education and Employment Legislation Committee; Committee report (28/11/2016)
  • Access information for House of Representatives and Senate committees
  • An electronic version of this Act is available in ComLaw ( www.comlaw.gov.au )