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Aged Care Amendment (Security and Protection) Bill 2007


Type
Government
Originating house
House of Representatives
Status
Act
Portfolio
Ageing

Summary

Amends the Aged Care Act 1997 to establish: a scheme for compulsory reporting of abuse of persons in aged care; new complaints investigation procedures; and a new role of Aged Care Commissioner to replace the existing Commissioner for Complaints.

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 08/02/07  
Second reading moved 08/02/07  
Second reading agreed to 15/02/07  
Third reading agreed to 15/02/07  
     
Senate
Introduced and read a first time 26/02/07  
Second reading moved 26/02/07  
Second reading agreed to 22/03/07  
Committee of the Whole debate 22/03/07 Amendment details: 1 Government agreed to
Third reading agreed to 22/03/07  
     
House of Representatives
Message from Senate reported 26/03/07  
Consideration of Senate message 27/03/07 Details: House agreed to Senate amendment
     
Assent 12/04/07 Act no.: 51 - Year: 2007
     

Text of bill

  • First reading

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Explanatory memoranda

  • Explanatory memorandum

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  • Supplementary explanatory memorandum

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Second reading speeches


Proposed amendments

Senate
  • Government [sheet RG222]

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Schedules of amendments

  • Schedule of the amendment 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)