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Education Legislation Amendment (2021 Measures No. 2) Bill 2021


Type
Government
Originating house
House of Representatives
Status
Act
Portfolio
Education, Skills and Employment

Summary

Amends the Higher Education Support Act 2003 to: enable former permanent humanitarian visa holders who transition to a resident return visa to retain their eligibility for Higher Education Loan Program assistance; and make minor and technical amendments; and Education Services for Overseas Students Act 2000 to: clarify and extend the application of the Act to former registered providers; and make minor and technical amendments.

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 18/03/21  
Second reading moved 18/03/21  
Second reading debate 12/05/21  
Second reading debate 13/05/21  
Second reading agreed to 13/05/21  
Third reading agreed to 13/05/21  
     
Senate
Introduced and read a first time 13/05/21  
Second reading moved 13/05/21  
Second reading debate 17/06/21  
Second reading agreed to 17/06/21  
Third reading agreed to 17/06/21  
     
Finally passed both Houses 17/06/21  
Assent 24/06/21 Act no: 55 - Year: 2021
     

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)