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Education Services for Overseas Students (Registration Charges) Amendment (Streamlining Regulation) Bill 2015


Type
Government
Originating house
House of Representatives
Status
Act
Portfolio
Education and Training

Summary

Introduced with the Education Services for Overseas Students Amendment (Streamlining Regulation) Bill 2015 to reform the international education sector, the bill amends the Education Services for Overseas Students (Registration Charges) Act 1997 to clarify that a registered education provider pays all entry to market charges but is not charged more than once if its registration period is less than two years and it seeks renewal of that registration.

Progress of bill

For committee reference information, please see the Notes section at the end of this page.

House of Representatives
Introduced and read a first time 17/09/15  
Second reading moved 17/09/15  
Second reading debate 15/10/15  
Second reading debate 19/10/15  
Second reading agreed to 19/10/15  
Third reading agreed to 19/10/15  
     
Senate
Introduced and read a first time 09/11/15  
Second reading moved 09/11/15  
Second reading debate 30/11/15  
Second reading agreed to 30/11/15  
Committee of the Whole debate 30/11/15  
Third reading agreed to 30/11/15  
     
Finally passed both Houses 30/11/15  
Assent 11/12/15 Act no: 172 - Year: 2015
     

Text of bill

  • First reading

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  • As passed by both Houses

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Explanatory memoranda

  • Explanatory memorandum

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Second reading speeches


Proposed amendments

No proposed amendments have been circulated.

Schedules of amendments

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Notes
  • Referred to Committee (15/10/2015): Senate Education and Employment Legislation Committee; Committee report (30/11/2015)
  • An electronic version of this Act is available on the Federal Register of Legislation (www.legislation.gov.au)