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Family Assistance Legislation Amendment (Child Care) Bill 2009

2008-2009

 

The Parliament of the

Commonwealth of Australia

 

HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

 

 

 

 

Presented and read a first time

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Family Assistance Legislation Amendment (Child Care) Bill 2009

 

No.      , 2009

 

(Education, Employment and Workplace Relations)

 

 

 

A Bill for an Act to amend the law relating to family assistance, and for other purposes

   

   



Contents

1............ Short title............................................................................................. 1

2............ Commencement................................................................................... 1

3............ Schedule(s)......................................................................................... 2

Schedule 1—Changing name of rebate                                                                     3

Part 1—Specific amendments                                                                                    3

A New Tax System (Family Assistance) Act 1999                                                   3

A New Tax System (Family Assistance) (Administration) Act 1999                    4

Part 2—Bulk amendments                                                                                           6

A New Tax System (Family Assistance) Act 1999                                                   6

A New Tax System (Family Assistance) (Administration) Act 1999                    6

Family Assistance Legislation Amendment (Child Care Budget and Other Measures) Act 2008     8

Income Tax Assessment Act 1997                                                                               8

Part 3—Transitional                                                                                                        9

Schedule 2—Child care rebate in substitution                                                    11

Part 1—Amendments                                                                                                   11

A New Tax System (Family Assistance) Act 1999                                                 11

A New Tax System (Family Assistance) (Administration) Act 1999                  16

Part 2—Application and transitional                                                                    21

Schedule 3—Recovery of debts                                                                                    23

A New Tax System (Family Assistance) (Administration) Act 1999                  23

Schedule 4—Civil penalties                                                                                             32

Part 1—Civil penalties in regulations                                                                   32

A New Tax System (Family Assistance) (Administration) Act 1999                  32

Part 2—Consequential amendments                                                                     35

A New Tax System (Family Assistance) (Administration) Act 1999                  35

Schedule 5—Other amendments                                                                                  36

Part 1—Child care rebate for final quarter                                                        36

A New Tax System (Family Assistance) Act 1999                                                 36

A New Tax System (Family Assistance) (Administration) Act 1999                  36

Part 2—CCB % provisions                                                                                        37

A New Tax System (Family Assistance) (Administration) Act 1999                  37

Part 3—Obligations and permissions of an approved child care service are those of the operator             42

A New Tax System (Family Assistance) (Administration) Act 1999                  42

Part 4—Manner of notifying cessation of operation                                    44

A New Tax System (Family Assistance) (Administration) Act 1999                  44

 



A Bill for an Act to amend the law relating to family assistance, and for other purposes

The Parliament of Australia enacts:

1   Short title

                   This Act may be cited as the Family Assistance Legislation Amendment (Child Care) Act 2009 .

2   Commencement

             (1)  Each provision of this Act specified in column 1 of the table commences, or is taken to have commenced, in accordance with column 2 of the table. Any other statement in column 2 has effect according to its terms.

 

Commencement information

Column 1

Column 2

Column 3

Provision(s)

Commencement

Date/Details

1.  Sections 1 to 3 and anything in this Act not elsewhere covered by this table

The day on which this Act receives the Royal Assent.

 

2.  Schedules 1, 2 and 3

The day on which this Act receives the Royal Assent.

 

3.  Schedule 4, Part 1

The day after this Act receives the Royal Assent.

 

4.  Schedule 4, Part 2

A single day to be fixed by Proclamation.

However, if any of the provision(s) do not commence within the period of 6 months beginning on the day on which this Act receives the Royal Assent, they commence on the first day after the end of that period.

 

5.  Schedule 5, Parts 1, 2 and 3

The day on which this Act receives the Royal Assent.

 

6. Schedule 5, Part 4

The 28th day after the day on which this Act receives the Royal Assent.

 

Note:          This table relates only to the provisions of this Act as originally passed by both Houses of the Parliament and assented to. It will not be expanded to deal with provisions inserted in this Act after assent.

             (2)  Column 3 of the table contains additional information that is not part of this Act. Information in this column may be added to or edited in any published version of this Act.

3   Schedule(s)

                   Each Act that is specified in a Schedule to this Act is amended or repealed as set out in the applicable items in the Schedule concerned, and any other item in a Schedule to this Act has effect according to its terms.