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Social Services Legislation Amendment (Cashless Debit Card Trial Expansion) Bill 2018

2016-2017-2018

 

The Parliament of the

Commonwealth of Australia

 

HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

 

 

 

 

As passed by both Houses

 

 

 

 

Social Services Legislation Amendment (Cashless Debit Card Trial Expansion) Bill 2018

 

No.      , 2018

 

 

 

 

 

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

   

   



Contents

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

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

3............ Schedules............................................................................................ 3

Schedule 1A—Amendments commencing day after Royal Assent          4

Social Security (Administration) Act 1999                                                              4

Social Security (Administration) (Trial of Cashless Welfare Arrangements) Determination 2018 11

Schedule 1—Amendments commencing later                                                      13

Part 1—Main amendments                                                                                        13

Social Security (Administration) Act 1999                                                            13

Part 2—Contingent amendments                                                                           17

Division 1—Amendments that may not commence at all                                 17

Social Security (Administration) Act 1999                                                            17

Division 2—Other amendments                                                                               17

Social Security (Administration) Act 1999                                                            17

Part 3—Other amendments                                                                                       19

Social Security (Administration) Act 1999                                                            19

 

 



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

The Parliament of Australia enacts:

1   Short title

                   This Act is the Social Services Legislation Amendment (Cashless Debit Card Trial Expansion) Act 2018 .

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.

 

1A.  Schedule 1A

The day after this Act receives the Royal Assent.

 

2.  Schedule 1, Part 1

The day after the end of the period of 3 months beginning on the day this Act receives the Royal Assent.

 

3.  Schedule 1, Part 2, Division 1

The day after this Act receives the Royal Assent.

However, the provisions do not commence at all if item 7 of Schedule 1 to the Social Services Legislation Amendment (Housing Affordability) Act 2018 commences on or before that day.

 

4.  Schedule 1, Part 2, Division 2

The later of:

(a) immediately after the commencement of the provisions covered by table item 1A; and

(b) immediately after the commencement of item 7 of Schedule 1 to the Social Services Legislation Amendment (Housing Affordability) Act 2018 .

However, the provisions do not commence at all if the event mentioned in paragraph (b) does not occur.

 

5.  Schedule 1, Part 3

20 March 2020.

20 March 2020

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.