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Coronavirus Economic Response Package (Jobkeeper Payments) Amendment Bill 2020

2019-2020

 

The Parliament of the

Commonwealth of Australia

 

HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

 

 

 

 

As passed by both Houses

 

 

 

 

Coronavirus Economic Response Package (Jobkeeper Payments) Amendment Bill 2020

 

No.      , 2020

 

 

 

 

 

A Bill for an Act to amend the law relating to the Coronavirus economic response, and for related purposes

   

   



Contents

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

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

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

Schedule 1—Extending the operation of the Coronavirus Economic Response Package (Payments and Benefits) Act 2020                                                                                     4

Part 1—Main amendments                                                                                          4

Coronavirus Economic Response Package (Payments and Benefits) Act 2020   4

Part 2—Consequential amendments                                                                       5

Coronavirus Economic Response Package Omnibus (Measures No. 2) Act 2020               5

Taxation Administration Act 1953                                                                            5

Schedule 2—Jobkeeper-related provisions of the Fair Work Act 2009 6

Part 1—Extension of the jobkeeper-related provisions of the Fair Work Act 2009           6

Coronavirus Economic Response Package Omnibus (Measures No. 2) Act 2020               6

Part 2—General amendments                                                                                    7

Fair Work Act 2009                                                                                                      7

Part 3—Amendments relating to paid annual leave                                     29

Fair Work Act 2009                                                                                                    29

Part 4—Miscellaneous amendments                                                                     31

Coronavirus Economic Response Package Omnibus (Measures No. 2) Act 2020               31

Fair Work Act 2009                                                                                                    32

Part 5—Amendments consequential on the commencement of the Coronavirus Economic Response Package (Payments and Benefits) Amendment Rules (No. 8) 2020       33

Fair Work Act 2009                                                                                                    33

 

 



A Bill for an Act to amend the law relating to the Coronavirus economic response, and for related purposes

The Parliament of Australia enacts:

1   Short title

                   This Act is the Coronavirus Economic Response Package (Jobkeeper Payments) 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

The day this Act receives the Royal Assent.

 

3.  Schedule 2, Part 1

27 September 2020.

27 September 2020

4.  Schedule 2, Part 2

The day after this Act receives the Royal Assent.

 

5.  Schedule 2, Part 3

28 September 2020.

28 September 2020

6.  Schedule 2, Part 4

Immediately after the commencement of Part 2 of Schedule 1 to the Coronavirus Economic Response Package Omnibus (Measures No. 2) Act 2020 .

29 March 2021

7.  Schedule 2, Part 5

At the same time as Part 2 of Schedule 1 to the Coronavirus Economic Response Package (Payments and Benefits) Amendment Rules (No. 8) 2020 commences.

However, the provisions do not commence at all if that Part does not commence.

 

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.