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Services Australia Governance Amendment Bill 2020

2019-2020

 

The Parliament of the

Commonwealth of Australia

 

HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

 

 

 

 

Presented and read a first time

 

 

 

 

Services Australia Governance Amendment Bill 2020

 

No.      , 2020

 

(Social Services)

 

 

 

A Bill for an Act to amend the law relating to social services, and for related purposes

   

   



Contents

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

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

3............ Schedules............................................................................................ 2

Schedule 1—Amendments of references relating to Services Australia 3

A New Tax System (Family Assistance) Act 1999                                                   3

A New Tax System (Family Assistance) (Administration) Act 1999                    3

Anti-Money Laundering and Counter-Terrorism Financing Act 2006              4

Business Services Wage Assessment Tool Payment Scheme Act 2015                4

Child Support (Assessment) Act 1989                                                                       5

Child Support (Registration and Collection) Act 1988                                        5

Data-matching Program (Assistance and Tax) Act 1990                                      5

Dental Benefits Act 2008                                                                                            6

Freedom of Information Act 1982                                                                             6

Human Services (Centrelink) Act 1997                                                                    6

Human Services (Medicare) Act 1973                                                                      7

My Health Records Act 2012                                                                                      8

National Redress Scheme for Institutional Child Sexual Abuse Act 2018        9

Paid Parental Leave Act 2010                                                                                 10

Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation (Defence-related Claims) Act 1988   11

Social Security Act 1991                                                                                           11

Student Assistance Act 1973                                                                                    12

Schedule 2—Other amendments relating to Services Australia               13

Child Support (Registration and Collection) Act 1988                                      13

Human Services (Centrelink) Act 1997                                                                  14

Human Services (Medicare) Act 1973                                                                    15

 



A Bill for an Act to amend the law relating to social services, and for related purposes

The Parliament of Australia enacts:

1   Short title

                   This Act is the Services Australia Governance Amendment Act 2020 .

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

Provisions

Commencement

Date/Details

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

The day this Act receives the Royal Assent.

 

2.  Schedule 1

1 February 2020.

1 February 2020

3.  Schedule 2

The day after this Act receives the Royal Assent.

 

Note:          This table relates only to the provisions of this Act as originally enacted. It will not be amended to deal with any later amendments of this Act.

             (2)  Any information in column 3 of the table is not part of this Act. Information may be inserted in this column, or information in it may be edited, in any published version of this Act.

3   Schedules

                   Legislation 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.