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Youth Allowance Consolidation Bill 2000

1998-99

 

The Parliament of the

Commonwealth of Australia

 

HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

 

 

 

 

Presented and read a first time

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Youth Allowance Consolidation Bill 1999

 

No.      , 1999

 

(Family and Community Services)

 

 

 

A Bill for an Act to amend various Acts in relation to youth allowance and austudy payment, and for related purposes

   

   



Contents

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

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

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

Schedule 1—Fares allowance                                                                                           5

Social Security Act 1991                                                                                             5

Schedule 2—Student Financial Supplement Scheme                                      23

Part 1—Amendments commencing on Royal Assent                                  23

Social Security Act 1991                                                                                           23

Part 2—Amendments commencing on 1 July 1999                                    107

Social Security Act 1991                                                                                         107

Schedule 3—Family actual means test                                                                    108

Social Security Act 1991                                                                                         108

Schedule 4—Youth allowance and austudy payment                                   127

Part 1—Amendments commencing on Royal Assent                                127

Social Security Act 1991                                                                                         127

Part 2—Amendments commencing on 1 July 1998                                    144

Social Security Act 1991                                                                                         144

Part 3—Amendment commencing on 20 September 1998                     152

Social Security Act 1991                                                                                         152

Part 4—Amendments commencing on 1 January 1999                            153

Social Security Act 1991                                                                                         153

Part 5—Amendment commencing on 1 July 1999                                      155

Social Security Act 1991                                                                                         155

Part 6—Amendments commencing on 1 July 2000                                    156

Social Security Act 1991                                                                                         156

Schedule 5—Youth allowance and the Student Financial Supplement Scheme    157

Part 1—Amendments commencing on Royal Assent                                157

Data-matching Program (Assistance and Tax) Act 1990                                  157

Income Tax Assessment Act 1936                                                                           157

Taxation (Interest on Overpayments and Early Payments) Act 1983             158

Part 2—Amendments commencing on 1 July 1998                                    159

Farm Household Support Act 1992                                                                      159

Taxation Administration Act 1953                                                                        159

Part 3—Amendment commencing on 1 July 1999                                      161

Taxation Administration Act 1953                                                                        161

 



A Bill for an Act to amend various Acts in relation to youth allowance and austudy payment, and for related purposes

The Parliament of Australia enacts:

1   Short title

                   This Act may be cited as the Youth Allowance Consolidation Act 1999 .

2   Commencement

             (1)  Subject to this section, this Act commences on the day on which it receives the Royal Assent.

             (2)  Part 2 of Schedule 2 and Part 5 of Schedule 4 commence, or are taken to have commenced, on 1 July 1999.

             (3)  Items 30 to 35, 45, 46, 47, 49, 50, 59 to 73 and 75 to 79 of Schedule 4 and Part 2 of Schedule 5 are taken to have commenced on 1 July 1998.

             (4)  Item 36 of Schedule 4 is taken to have commenced on 1 July 1998, immediately after the commencement of section 540A of the Social Security Act 1991 , which was inserted in that Act by item 6 of Schedule 1 to the Social Security Legislation Amendment (Youth Allowance) Act 1998 .

             (5)  Item 37 of Schedule 4 is taken to have commenced on 1 July 1998, immediately after the commencement of subsection 543A(2) of the Social Security Act 1991 , which was inserted in that Act by item 6 of Schedule 1 to the Social Security Legislation Amendment (Youth Allowance) Act 1998 .

             (6)  Item 38 of Schedule 4 is taken to have commenced on 1 July 1998, immediately after the commencement of section 550A of the Social Security Act 1991 , which was inserted in that Act by item 6 of Schedule 1 to the Social Security Legislation Amendment (Youth Allowance) Act 1998 .

             (7)  Items 39 and 40 of Schedule 4 are taken to have commenced on 1 July 1998, immediately after the commencement of section 552A of the Social Security Act 1991 , which was inserted in that Act by item 6 of Schedule 1 to the Social Security Legislation Amendment (Youth Allowance) Act 1998 .

             (8)  Items 41 to 44 and 58 of Schedule 4 are taken to have commenced on 1 July 1998, immediately after the commencement of Schedule 1 to the Social Security Legislation Amendment (Youth Allowance Consequential and Related Measures) Act 1998 .

             (9)  Items 47 and 48 of Schedule 4 are taken to have commenced on 1 July 1998, immediately after the commencement of item 199 of Schedule 9 to the Social Security Legislation Amendment (Youth Allowance Consequential and Related Measures) Act 1998 .

           (10)  Items 51 to 57 of Schedule 4 are taken to have commenced on 1 July 1998, immediately after the commencement of Schedule 2 to the Social Security Legislation Amendment (Youth Allowance) Act 1998 .

           (11)  Item 74 of Schedule 4 is taken to have commenced on 1 July 1998, immediately after the commencement of Schedule 7 to the Social Security Legislation Amendment (Youth Allowance Consequential and Related Measures) Act 1998 .

           (12)  Item 80 of Schedule 4 is taken to have commenced on 1 July 1998, immediately after the commencement of Schedule 2 to the Social Security and Veterans’ Affairs Legislation Amendment (Budget and Other Measures) Act 1998 .

           (13)  Item 81 of Schedule 4 is taken to have commenced on 1 July 1998, immediately after the commencement of item 2 of Schedule 10 to the Social Security Legislation Amendment (Youth Allowance Consequential and Related Measures) Act 1998 .

           (14)  Part 3 of Schedule 4 is taken to have commenced on 20 September 1998, immediately after the commencement of Schedule 3 to the Social Security and Veterans’ Affairs Legislation Amendment (Budget and Other Measures) Act 1998 .

           (15)  Part 4 of Schedule 4 is taken to have commenced on 1 January 1999, immediately after the commencement of subsections 543A(2A) and (2B) of the Social Security Act 1991 , which were inserted in that Act by item 6 of Schedule 1 to the Social Security Legislation Amendment (Youth Allowance) Act 1998 .

           (16)  Part 6 of Schedule 4 commences on 1 July 2000.

           (17)  Part 3 of Schedule 5 commences, or is taken to have commenced, on 1 July 1999, immediately after the commencement of item 351 of Schedule 1 to the Taxation Laws Amendment Act (No. 3) 1999 .

3   Schedule(s )

                   Subject to section 2, 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.