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Veterans' Affairs Legislation Amendment Bill (No. 1) 2002


Type
Government
Originating house
House of Representatives
Status
Act
Portfolio
Veterans' Affairs

Summary

Amends the: Social Security Act 1991 and Social Security (Administration) Act 1999 as a consequence of the income support supplement to war widows and widowers introduced in 1994 under the Veterans’ Entitlements Act 1986; Aged Care (Consequential Provisions) Act 1997, Social Security and Veterans’ Affairs Legislation Amendment (Family and Other Measures) Act 1997, Veterans’ Affairs Legislation Amendment (Budget and Compensation Measures) Act 1997 and Veterans’ Affairs Legislation Amendment Act (No. 1) 2000 to correct misdescribed amendments that resulted in intended amendments not being made; and Veterans’ Entitlements Act 1986 to correct certain references, omissions and other typographical errors and omit redundant 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 21/03/02  
Second reading moved 21/03/02  
Second reading agreed to 27/08/02  
Third reading agreed to 27/08/02  
     
Senate
Introduced and read a first time 28/08/02  
Second reading moved 28/08/02  
Second reading agreed to 29/08/02  
Third reading agreed to 29/08/02  
     
Assent 06/09/02 Act no.: 73 - Year: 2002
     

Text of bill

  • First reading

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  • Third 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

  • (HoR) Government 1

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Schedules of amendments

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