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Farm Household Support Amendment (Relief Measures) Bill (No. 1) 2020


Type
Government
Originating house
House of Representatives
Status
Act
Portfolio
Agriculture, Drought and Emergency Management

Summary

Amends the Farm Household Support Act 2014 to: remove the use of business income reconciliation for the purposes of determining a person’s rate of farm household allowance; and remove the 28 day time limit for conducting a farm financial assessment.

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 13/02/20  
Second reading moved 13/02/20  
Second reading debate 25/02/20  
Second reading debate 26/02/20  
Second reading agreed to 26/02/20  
Third reading agreed to 26/02/20  
     
Senate
Introduced and read a first time 26/02/20  
Second reading moved 26/02/20  
Second reading debate 23/03/20  
Second reading agreed to 23/03/20  
Third reading agreed to 23/03/20  
     
Finally passed both Houses 23/03/20  
Assent 26/03/20 Act no: 35 - 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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Second reading speeches


Proposed amendments

No proposed amendments have been circulated.

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)