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Social Services Legislation Amendment (Welfare Reform) Bill 2017

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8236 revised

2016-2017

 

The Parliament of the

Commonwealth of Australia

 

THE SENATE

 

 

 

 

 

Social Services Legislation Amendment (Welfare Reform) Bill 2017

 

 

( 1 )     Clause  2 , page 2 (table item  5 ), omit the table item.

[wife pension]

( 2 )     Clause  2 , page 2 (table item  6 ), omit the table item.

[bereavement allowance]

( 3 )     Clause  2 , pages 2 and 3 (table item  13 ), omit the table item.

[activity tests]

( 4 )     Clause  2 , page 3 (table item  14 ), omit the table item.

[start day]

( 5 )     Clause  2 , page 3 (table item  15 ), omit the table item.

[intent to claim provisions]

( 6 )     Clause  2 , page 3 (table item  16 ), omit the table item.

[drug testing trial/ drug and alcohol dependence exemptions]

( 7 )     Clause  2 , page 3 (table item  17 ), omit the table item.

[reasonable excuses]

( 8 )     Clause  2 , page 4 (table items  20 and 21 ), omit the table items.

[information management]

( 9 )     Schedule  3 , page 71 (line 1) to page 91 (line 34) , to be opposed .

[wife pension]

( 10 )   Schedule  4 , page 92 (line 1) to page 116 (line 25) , to be opposed .

[bereavement allowance]

( 11 )   Schedule  9 , page 166 (line 1) to page 168 (line 3) , to be opposed .

[activity tests]

( 12 )   Schedule  10 , page 169 (line 1) to page 171 (line 27) , to be opposed .

[start day]

( 13 )   Schedule  11 , page 172 (line 1) to page 173 (line 2) , to be opposed .

[intent to claim provisions]

( 14 )   Schedule  12 , page 174 (line 1) to page 188 (line 9) , to be opposed .

[drug testing trial]

( 15 )   Schedule  13 , page 189 (line 1) to page 191 (line 24) , to be opposed .

[drug and alcohol dependence exemptions]

( 16 )   Schedule  14 , page 192 (line 1) to page 193 (line 4) , to be opposed .

[reasonable excuses]

( 17 )   Schedule  15 , item  1 , page 194 (line 11) , omit “The Secretary must take action”, substitute “The Secretary may take action”.

[discretion]

(18)   Schedule 15, item 1, page 194 (line 26), omit “The participation payment must be cancelled”, substitute “The participation payment may be cancelled”.

[discretion]

(19)   Schedule 15, item 1, page 195 (lines 4 to 7), omit “the person’s participation payment must be reduced by either 50% or 100% for a period (in addition to not being payable) or the participation payment must be cancelled. A participation payment must also”, substitute “the person’s participation payment may be reduced by either 50% or 100% for a period (in addition to not being payable) or the participation payment may be cancelled. A participation payment may also”.

[discretion]

(20)   Schedule 15, item 1, page 195 (lines 11 and 12), omit “no participation payments are payable”, substitute “participation payments may not be payable”.

[discretion]

(21)   Schedule 15, item 1, page 195 (line 15), omit “participation payment must be cancelled”, substitute “participation payment may be cancelled”.

[discretion]

(22)   Schedule 15, item 1, page 198 (line 12), omit “the Secretary must”, substitute “the Secretary may”.

[discretion]

(23)   Schedule 15, item 1, page 198 (line 27), omit “the Secretary must”, substitute “the Secretary may”.

[discretion]

(24)   Schedule 15, item 1, page 199 (line 7), omit “payments will not be payable”, substitute “payments may not be payable”.

[discretion]

(25)   Schedule 15, item 1, page 199 (lines 27 and 28), omit “the Secretary must determine”, substitute “the Secretary may determine”.

[discretion]

(26)   Schedule 15, item 1, page 199 (line 33), omit “the Secretary must determine”, substitute “the Secretary may determine”.

[discretion]

(27)   Schedule 15, item 1, page 200 (line 1), omit “payments will not be payable”, substitute “payments may not be payable”.

[discretion]

(28)   Schedule 15, item 1, page 200 (line 25), omit “the Secretary must determine”, substitute “the Secretary may determine”.

[discretion]

(29)   Schedule 15, item 1, page 200 (line 27), omit “payments will not be payable”, substitute “payments may not be payable”.

[discretion]

(30)   Schedule 15, item 1, page 200 (lines 33 and 34), omit “the Secretary must determine”, substitute “the Secretary may determine”.

[discretion]

( 31 )   Schedule  15 , item  1 , page 201 (line 3) , omit “ or must not ”.

[discretion]

( 32 )   Schedule  15 , item  1 , page 201 (lines 14 to 19) , subsection 42AI(3) to be opposed .

 [discretion]

(33)   Schedule 15, item 1, page 204 (line 3), omit “The Secretary must impose”, substitute “The Secretary may impose”.

[discretion]

(34)   Schedule 15, item 1, page 204 (line 7), omit “The”, substitute “If the Secretary imposes a reconnection requirement on a person, the”.

[discretion]

(35)   Schedule 15, item 1, page 204 (line 12), omit “The Secretary must determine”, substitute “The Secretary may determine”.

[discretion]

( 36 )   Schedule  15 , item  1 , page 208 (line 23) , omit “ must, or must not ”, substitute “ may, or may not ”.

[discretion]

(37)   Schedule 15, item 1, page 208 (line 26), omit “the Secretary must make”, substitute “the Secretary may make”.

[discretion]

(38)   Schedule 15, item 1, page 208 (line 28), omit “the Secretary must make”, substitute “the Secretary may make”.

[discretion]

(39)   Schedule 17, page 230 (line 1) to page 245 (line 31), to be opposed .

[information management]