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Social Services Legislation Amendment (Youth Employment) Bill 2016

2016

 

The Parliament of the

Commonwealth of Australia

 

HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

 

 

 

 

Presented and read a first time

 

 

 

 

Social Services Legislation Amendment (Youth Employment) Bill 2016

 

No.      , 2016

 

(Social Services)

 

 

 

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

   

   



Contents

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

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

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

Schedule 1—Ordinary waiting periods                                                                      3

Social Security Act 1991                                                                                             3

Schedule 2—Age requirements for various Commonwealth payments 14

Part 1—Main amendments                                                                                        14

Social Security Act 1991                                                                                           14

Part 2—Other amendments                                                                                       20

Farm Household Support Act 2014                                                                        20

Schedule 3—Income support waiting periods                                                     22

Social Security Act 1991                                                                                           22

Schedule 4—Other amendments                                                                                  30

Social Security Act 1991                                                                                           30

 

 



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

The Parliament of Australia enacts:

1   Short title

                   This Act is the Social Services Legislation Amendment (Youth Employment) Act 2016.

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.  Schedules 1 and 2

As follows:

(a) if this Act receives the Royal Assent before 1 January 2017—1 January 2017;

(b) if this Act receives the Royal Assent on or after 1 January 2017—the first 1 January or 1 July to occur after the day this Act receives the Royal Assent.

 

3.  Schedule 3

As follows:

(a) if this Act receives the Royal Assent before 1 January 2017—1 July 2017;

(b) if this Act receives the Royal Assent on or after 1 January 2017—immediately after the commencement of the provisions covered by table item 2.

 

4.  Schedule 4

Immediately after the commencement of the provisions covered by table item 3.

 

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.