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Farm Household Support Amendment Bill 2003


Type
Government
Originating house
House of Representatives
Status
Act
Portfolio
Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry

Summary

Amends the: Farm Household Support Act 1992 to: extend the closing date for applications for Farm Help Income Support to 30 June 2004 and the deadline for Farm Help Income Support payments to 30 June 2005; and make administrative changes to the Farm Help program; Farm Household Support Amendment Act 2003 to make a minor technical correction; and Social Security Act 1991 to make a consequential amendment. Also contains application, saving and transitional provisions.

Progress of bill

For committee reference information, please see the Notes section at the end of this page.

House of Representatives
Introduced and read a first time 17/09/03  
Second reading moved 17/09/03  
Second reading agreed to 13/10/03  
Third reading agreed to 13/10/03  
     
Senate
Introduced and read a first time 14/10/03  
Second reading moved 14/10/03  
Second reading agreed to 30/10/03  
Committee of the Whole debate 30/10/03 Amendment details: 6 Government agreed to
Third reading agreed to 30/10/03  
     
House of Representatives
Consideration of Senate message 04/11/03 Details: House agreed to Senate amendments
     
Assent 27/11/03 Act no: 115 - Year: 2003
     

Text of bill

  • First reading

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Explanatory memoranda

  • Supplementary explanatory memorandum

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  • Explanatory memorandum

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Second reading speeches


Proposed amendments

Senate
  • Government [sheet PL219]

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Schedules of amendments

  • Schedule of the amendments made by the Senate

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Notes
  • An electronic version of this Act is available on the Federal Register of Legislation (www.legislation.gov.au)