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Defence Legislation Amendment (Miscellaneous Measures) Bill 2020


Type
Government
Originating house
House of Representatives
Status
Act
Portfolio
Defence

Summary

Amends the: Defence Home Ownership Assistance Scheme Act 2008 to extend the period after a member leaves the Australian Defence Force (ADF) within which they can access the Defence Home Ownership Assistance Scheme, from two to five years; Australian Defence Force Superannuation Act 2015 to enable former ADF members, who have provided at least 12 months of service, to continue to make contributions to their ADF Super accounts; and Superannuation Industry (Supervision) Act 1993 to require ADF Super to obtain relevant insurance products for ADF Super members who are no longer serving in the ADF.

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 13/02/20  
Second reading moved 13/02/20  
Second reading debate 14/05/20  
Second reading agreed to 14/05/20  
Third reading agreed to 14/05/20  
     
Senate
Introduced and read a first time 14/05/20  
Second reading moved 14/05/20  
Second reading debate 14/05/20  
Second reading agreed to 14/05/20  
Third reading agreed to 14/05/20  
     
Finally passed both Houses 14/05/20  
Assent 25/05/20 Act no: 45 - Year: 2020
     

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

Bills Digest



Notes
  • An electronic version of this Act is available on the Federal Register of Legislation (www.legislation.gov.au)