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Social Services Legislation Amendment (Low Income Supplement) Bill 2015

2013-2014-2015

 

The Parliament of the

Commonwealth of Australia

 

HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

 

 

 

 

As passed by both Houses

 

 

 

 

Social Services Legislation Amendment (Low Income Supplement) Bill 2015

 

No.      , 2015

 

 

 

 

 

A Bill for an Act to amend the law relating to social security, and for related purposes

   

   



Contents

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

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

3............ Schedules............................................................................................ 3

Schedule 1—Amendments                                                                                                 4

Part 1—Main amendments                                                                                          4

Social Security Act 1991                                                                                             4

Social Security (Administration) Act 1999                                                              5

Part 2—Taxation amendments                                                                                  6

Income Tax Assessment Act 1936                                                                               6

Taxation Administration Act 1953                                                                            6

Part 3—Contingent amendments                                                                             7

Social Security (Administration) Act 1999                                                              7

Part 4—Saving provisions                                                                                            8

 

 



A Bill for an Act to amend the law relating to social security, and for related purposes

The Parliament of Australia enacts:

1   Short title

                   This Act may be cited as the Social Services Legislation Amendment (Low Income Supplement) Act 2015 .

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

Provisions

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, Parts 1 and 2

1 July 2017.

1 July 2017

3.  Schedule 1, item 20

1 July 2017.

However, if item 57 of Schedule 2 to the Social Services and Other Legislation Amendment (Student Measures) Act 2015 commences on or before 1 July 2017, the provisions do not commence at all.

 

4.  Schedule 1, item 21

The later of:

(a) immediately after the commencement of the provisions covered by table item 5; and

(b) immediately after the commencement of item 57 of Schedule 2 to the Social Services and Other Legislation Amendment (Student Measures) Act 2015 .

However, the provisions do not commence at all if the event mentioned in paragraph (b) does not occur.

 

5.  Schedule 1, Part 4

1 July 2017.

1 July 2017

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   Schedules

                   Legislation 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.