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Social Services Legislation Amendment (Family Payments Structural Reform and Participation Measures) Bill 2015

2013-2014-2015

 

The Parliament of the

Commonwealth of Australia

 

HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

 

 

 

 

Presented and read a first time

 

 

 

 

Social Services Legislation Amendment (Family Payments Structural Reform and Participation Measures) Bill 2015

 

No.      , 2015

 

(Social Services)

 

 

 

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

   

   



Contents

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

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

3............ Schedules............................................................................................ 2

Schedule 1—Payment rates                                                                                               3

Part 1—Family tax benefit                                                                                          3

A New Tax System (Family Assistance) Act 1999                                                   3

Part 2—Youth allowance and disability support pension                            4

Social Security Act 1991                                                                                             4

Schedule 2—Family tax benefit Part B rate                                                           8

A New Tax System (Family Assistance) Act 1999                                                   8

Schedule 3—Family tax benefit supplements                                                       12

Part 1—Amendments commencing 1 July 2016                                            12

A New Tax System (Family Assistance) Act 1999                                                 12

Part 2—Amendments commencing 1 July 2017                                            13

A New Tax System (Family Assistance) Act 1999                                                 13

Part 3—Amendments commencing 1 July 2018                                            14

A New Tax System (Family Assistance) Act 1999                                                 14

A New Tax System (Family Assistance) (Administration) Act 1999                  15

 

 



A Bill for an Act to amend the law relating to family assistance and 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 (Family Payments Structural Reform and Participation Measures) 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

1 July 2018.

1 July 2018

3.  Schedule 2

1 July 2016.

1 July 2016

4.  Schedule 3, Part 1

1 July 2016.

1 July 2016

5.  Schedule 3, Part 2

1 July 2017.

1 July 2017

6.  Schedule 3, Part 3

1 July 2018.

1 July 2018

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.