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Trade Support Loans Amendment (Improving Administration) Bill 2019


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

Summary

Amends the Trade Support Loans Act 2014 to: enable the secretary to provide for offsetting arrangements where an amount is wrongly paid as an instalment of a trade support loan (TSL); provide the secretary with a discretion to extend the period for notifying a change of address; and align the minimum periods for TSL recipients to notify the secretary of information under the Act.

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 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 10/02/20  
Second reading moved 10/02/20  
Second reading debate 24/02/20  
Second reading agreed to 24/02/20  
Third reading agreed to 24/02/20  
     
Finally passed both Houses 24/02/20  
Assent 06/03/20 Act no: 20 - 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
  • Considered by scrutiny committee (05/12/2019): Senate Standing Committee for the Scrutiny of Bills; Scrutiny Digest 1 of 2020
  • An electronic version of this Act is available on the Federal Register of Legislation (www.legislation.gov.au)