Title Carbon Pollution Reduction Scheme Amendment (Household Assistance) Bill 2009 [No. 2]
Database Bills & Legislation
Long Title a Bill for an Act to amend the law relating to social security, family assistance, veterans’ affairs, military rehabilitation and compensation and taxation, and for related purposes
Date 17-11-2009 12:57 PM
Source House of Reps
Parl No. 42
Bill Number 198/09
Bill Type Government
Portfolio Families, Housing, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs
Reps Bill Code M
Status Before Senate
System Id legislation/bills/r4223_first/0001


Carbon Pollution Reduction Scheme Amendment (Household Assistance) Bill 2009 [No. 2]

Contents

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

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

3............ Schedule(s)......................................................................................... 3

Schedule 1—Assistance under the Social Security Act                                   4

Part 1—Main amendments                                                                                         4

Social Security Act 1991                                                                                            4

Part 2—Transitional payment                                                                                  12

Division 1—Amendment of the social security law                                            12

Social Security Act 1991                                                                                          12

Social Security (Administration) Act 1999                                                           17

Division 2—Other amendments                                                                              19

Income Tax Assessment Act 1997                                                                            19

Schedule 2—Assistance to families                                                                            20

A New Tax System (Family Assistance) Act 1999                                                20

A New Tax System (Family Assistance) (Administration) Act 1999                 25

Schedule 3—Assistance under the Veterans’ Entitlements Act               26

Part 1—Main amendment                                                                                         26

Veterans’ Entitlements Act 1986                                                                            26

Part 2—Related amendments                                                                                 31

Division 1—Amendments whose commencement depends on another Act 31

Veterans’ Entitlements Act 1986                                                                            31

Division 2—Amendment whose commencement depends on 2 other Acts   32

Veterans’ Entitlements Act 1986                                                                            32

Schedule 4—Assistance under the Military Rehabilitation and Compensation Act         33

Military Rehabilitation and Compensation Act 2004                                       33

Schedule 5—Assistance under the tax law                                                            35

Part 1—Amendments relating to the 2011‑12 year of income               35

Income Tax Assessment Act 1936                                                                            35

Medicare Levy Act 1986                                                                                           35

Part 2—Amendments relating to the 2012‑13 and later years of income               37

Income Tax Assessment Act 1936                                                                            37

Medicare Levy Act 1986                                                                                           37

 


A Bill for an Act to amend the law relating to social security, family assistance, veterans’ affairs, military rehabilitation and compensation and taxation, and for related purposes

The Parliament of Australia enacts:

1  Short title

                   This Act may be cited as the Carbon Pollution Reduction Scheme Amendment (Household Assistance) Act 2009.

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

Provision(s)

Commencement

Date/Details

1.  Sections 1 to 3 and anything in this Act not elsewhere covered by this table

The day on which this Act receives the Royal Assent.

 

2.  Schedules 1 and 2

1 July 2011.

However, if section 3 of the Carbon Pollution Reduction Scheme Act 2009 does not commence before or on 1 July 2011, the provision(s) do not commence at all.

 

3.  Schedule 3, Part 1

1 July 2011.

However, if section 3 of the Carbon Pollution Reduction Scheme Act 2009 does not commence before or on 1 July 2011, the provision(s) do not commence at all.

 

4.  Schedule 3, Part 2, Division 1

1 July 2011.

However, if section 3 of the Carbon Pollution Reduction Scheme Act 2009 does not commence before or on 1 July 2011, the provision(s) do not commence at all.

 

5.  Schedule 3, Part 2, Division 2

1 July 2011.

However, if section 3 of the Carbon Pollution Reduction Scheme Act 2009 and the Veterans’ Affairs Legislation Amendment (Budget Measures) Act 2009 do not both commence before or on 1 July 2011, the provision(s) do not commence at all.

 

6.  Schedule 4

1 July 2011.

However, if section 3 of the Carbon Pollution Reduction Scheme Act 2009 does not commence before or on 1 July 2011, the provision(s) do not commence at all.

 

7.  Schedule 5, Part 1

1 July 2011.

However, if section 3 of the Carbon Pollution Reduction Scheme Act 2009 does not commence before or on 1 July 2011, the provision(s) do not commence at all.

 

8.  Schedule 5, Part 2

1 July 2012.

However, if section 3 of the Carbon Pollution Reduction Scheme Act 2009 does not commence before or on 1 July 2011, the provision(s) do not commence at all.

 

Note:          This table relates only to the provisions of this Act as originally passed by both Houses of the Parliament and assented to. It will not be expanded to deal with provisions inserted in this Act after assent.

             (2)  Column 3 of the table contains additional information that is not part of this Act. Information in this column may be added to or edited in any published version of this Act.

3  Schedule(s)

                   Each Act 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.