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Farm Household Support Amendment (Debt Waiver) Bill 2021


Type
Government
Originating house
House of Representatives
Status
Act
Portfolio
Agriculture, Water and the Environment

Summary

Amends the Farm Household Support Act 2014 to waive the repayment of certain classes of debts for farm household allowance (FHA) recipients arising from the business income reconciliation process for FHA payments between 1 July 2015 and 30 June 2020.

Progress of bill

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House of Representatives
Introduced and read a first time 02/06/21  
Second reading moved 02/06/21  
Second reading debate 17/06/21  
Second reading debate 21/06/21  
Second reading agreed to 21/06/21  
Third reading agreed to 21/06/21  
     
Senate
Introduced and read a first time 21/06/21  
Second reading moved 21/06/21  
Second reading debate 24/06/21  
Second reading agreed to 24/06/21  
Third reading agreed to 24/06/21  
     
Finally passed both Houses 24/06/21  
Assent 23/07/21 Act no: 75 - 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)