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Student Identifiers Amendment (Enhanced Student Permissions) Bill 2019


Type
Government
Originating house
House of Representatives
Status
Act
Portfolio
Employment, Skills, Small and Family Business

Summary

Amends the Student Identifiers Act 2014 to: allow any entity to request access to an individual's authenticated vocational education and training (VET) transcripts (or extract), where that access is permitted by the access controls set by the individual; and introduce new civil penalties in relation to further applications for student identifiers, alteration of authenticated VET transcripts and representing that a non-authentic document is an authenticated VET transcript (or extract).

Progress of bill

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House of Representatives
Introduced and read a first time 28/11/19  
Second reading moved 28/11/19  
Second reading debate 10/02/20  
Second reading agreed to 10/02/20  
Third reading agreed to 10/02/20  
     
Senate
Introduced and read a first time 11/02/20  
Second reading moved 11/02/20  
Second reading debate 14/05/20  
Second reading agreed to 14/05/20  
Third reading agreed to 14/05/20  
     
Finally passed both Houses 14/05/20  
Assent 25/05/20 Act no: 46 - Year: 2020
     

Text of bill

  • First reading

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  • As passed by both Houses

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Explanatory memoranda

  • Explanatory memorandum

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  • Addendum to explanatory memorandum

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Second reading speeches


Proposed amendments

No proposed amendments have been circulated.

Schedules of amendments

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Notes