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Social Services Legislation Amendment (Overseas Welfare Recipients Integrity Program) Bill 2019


Type
Government
Originating house
House of Representatives
Status
Not Proceeding
Portfolio
Social Services

Summary

Amends the: Social Security Act 1991 and Social Security (Administration) Act 1999 to require certain welfare recipients aged 80 years and over, who have been absent from Australia for at least two years, to provide a proof of life certificate at least once every two years in accordance with a notice sent by the Secretary; and Social Security (Administration) Act 1999 to repeal certain provisions as a consequence of the cessation of Widow B Pension and Wife Pension from 20 March 2020.

Progress of bill

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House of Representatives
Introduced and read a first time 13/02/19  
Second reading moved 13/02/19  
Lapsed at dissolution 11/04/19  
     

Text of bill

  • First reading

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Explanatory memoranda

  • Explanatory memorandum

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Second reading speeches


Proposed amendments

No proposed amendments have been circulated.

Schedules of amendments

Bills Digest



Notes