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Paid Parental Leave and Other Legislation Amendment (Dad and Partner Pay and Other Measures) Bill 2012

2010-2011-2012

 

The Parliament of the

Commonwealth of Australia

 

HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

 

 

 

Presented and read a first time

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Paid Parental Leave and Other Legislation Amendment (Dad and Partner Pay and Other Measures) Bill 2012

 

No.      , 2012

 

(Families, Housing, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs)

 

 

A Bill for an Act to provide for a new payment under the Paid Parental Leave Act 2010 , to make other changes to that Act and the Fair Work Act 2009 , and for other purposes

   

   



Contents

1............ Short title............................................................................................. 1

2............ Commencement................................................................................... 1

3............ Schedule(s)......................................................................................... 2

Schedule 1—Dad and partner pay                                                                               3

Part 1—Dad and partner pay                                                                                     3

Paid Parental Leave Act 2010                                                                                   3

Part 2—Consequential amendments                                                                     43

Data-matching Program (Assistance and Tax) Act 1990                                    43

Income Tax Assessment Act 1997                                                                             43

Social Security Act 1991                                                                                           43

Taxation Administration Act 1953                                                                          44

Veterans’ Entitlements Act 1986                                                                             45

Schedule 2—Other amendments                                                                                  46

Part 1—Amendments commencing at the same time as the Paid Parental Leave Act 2010          46

Paid Parental Leave Act 2010                                                                                 46

Part 2—Amendments commencing the day after Royal Assent            48

Fair Work Act 2009                                                                                                    48

Paid Parental Leave Act 2010                                                                                 54

 



A Bill for an Act to provide for a new payment under the Paid Parental Leave Act 2010 , to make other changes to that Act and the Fair Work Act 2009 , and for other purposes

The Parliament of Australia enacts:

1   Short title

                   This Act may be cited as the Paid Parental Leave and Other Legislation Amendment (Dad and Partner Pay and Other Measures) Act 2012 .

2   Commencement

             (1)  Each provision of this Act specified in column 1 of the table commences, or is taken to have commenced, in accordance with column 2 of the table. Any other statement in column 2 has effect according to its terms.

 

Commencement information

Column 1

Column 2

Column 3

Provision(s)

Commencement

Date/Details

1.  Sections 1 to 3 and anything in this Act not elsewhere covered by this table

The day this Act receives the Royal Assent.

 

2.  Schedule 1

1 October 2012.

1 October 2012

3.  Schedule 2, Part 1

At the same time as the Paid Parental Leave Act 2010 commences.

1 October 2010

4.  Schedule 2, Part 2

The day after this Act receives the Royal Assent.

 

Note:          This table relates only to the provisions of this Act as originally enacted. It will not be amended to deal with any later amendments of this Act.

             (2)  Any information in column 3 of the table is not part of this Act. Information may be inserted in this column, or information in it may be edited, in any published version of this Act.

3   Schedule(s)

                   Each Act that is specified in a Schedule to this Act is amended or repealed as set out in the applicable items in the Schedule concerned, and any other item in a Schedule to this Act has effect according to its terms.