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Taxation Laws Amendment (Scholarships) Bill 2005 [2008]


Type
Private
Originating house
Senate
Status
Not Proceeding
Sponsor
STOTT DESPOJA, Natasha

Summary

Amends the Income Tax Assessment Act 1997, Social Security Act 1991 and Veterans’ Entitlements Act 1986 to: abolish the distinction between full-time and part-time scholarships and make all scholarships which satisfy certain criteria tax free; and extend the exemption for fee-waiver, fee-pay and Commonwealth Learning Scholarships from the social security personal income test to University Equity Scholarships.

Progress of bill

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Senate
Introduced and read a first time 21/06/05  
Second reading moved 21/06/05  
Lapsed at end of Parliament 12/02/08  
Restored to Notice Paper 14/02/08  
Lapsed at end of Parliament 28/09/10  
     

Text of bill

  • First reading

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Explanatory memoranda

Second reading speeches


Proposed amendments

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Schedules of amendments

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Notes