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Aged Care and Other Legislation Amendment (Royal Commission Response No. 1) Bill 2021

2019-2020-2021

 

The Parliament of the

Commonwealth of Australia

 

HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

 

 

 

 

As passed by both Houses

 

 

 

 

Aged Care and Other Legislation Amendment (Royal Commission Response No. 1) Bill 2021

 

No.      , 2021

 

 

 

 

 

A Bill for an Act to amend the law relating to aged care, and for related purposes

   

   



Contents

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

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

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

Schedule 1—Amendments relating to restrictive practices                            3

Aged Care Act 1997                                                                                                     3

Aged Care Quality and Safety Commission Act 2018                                           5

Schedule 2—Amendments relating to home care assurance reviews      6

Aged Care Act 1997                                                                                                     6

Schedule 3—Amendments relating to the Aged Care Financing Authority           11

Aged Care Act 1997                                                                                                   11

 

 



A Bill for an Act to amend the law relating to aged care, and for related purposes

The Parliament of Australia enacts:

1   Short title

                   This Act is the Aged Care and Other Legislation Amendment (Royal Commission Response No. 1) Act 2021 .

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 July 2021.

1 July 2021

3.  Schedule 2

The day after this Act receives the Royal Assent.

 

4.  Schedule 3

1 July 2021.

1 July 2021

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.